An in-depth and step-by-step guide to a more efficient, precise and powerful penalty corner push-in!

(Source: Javier Telechea, Coaching Hockey).

The penalty corner of Argentina is undoubtedly one of the most effective in the world. Having Gonzalo Peillat to executed the direct shot alongside with Pedro Ibarra, give them a high scoring opportunity every time they have the a PC. However, in order to perform the drag flick in the way they do, it is required that the push-in of the PC, is executed at a high level in terms of precision and quality. That’s why Agustín Mazzilli is one of the best players at this technique.


In this video we can see the step by step guide to how to perform this technique:

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