Release and run forward: How to become an offensive option after passing the ball

Galvanised Media, an awesome website that covers the best of English hockey, filmed this amazing goal by Beeston during the game against East Grinstead. Make sure to like Galvanised Hockey on Facebook and follow on Twitter & Instagram for amazing videos and stories!

This goal by Stuart Pilgrim (#12), is a perfect example on how a player that starts deep in his own field, can pass the ball and run to a forward space where he can finish scoring.

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Follow his run towards the opponent’s circle after releasing a perfect pass to the space:

By Pablo Mendoza

Pablo Mendoza is an FIH Hockey Academy Educator and the owner of A Hockey World. Contact: pablo@ahockeyworld.net