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A Basic Practice for Turning

These practices aim to develop a player's ability to turn with the ball while keeping close control all the time....Read more

Ramsey

Inside Hook

There are various ways of turning when in possession of the ball. First we deal with the twist, using the inside of the foot. We call it the 'inside hook.'...Read more

Turning and Controlling

Turning and Control

The importance of good control with the first touch on the ball has been stressed in previous practices, and applies particularly when the ball is passed and the player has to change direction....Read more

Turning shooting on the turn

Shooting on the turn

To bring a competitive element into a turning practice, players can be encouraged to shoot at a target - offering them an incentive for good close control....Read more