Combo shooting exercise for saves of the wing shots

Here is a combo shooting exercise for saves of four wing shots with 4 different save techniques. Before applying and using this shooting combo with less advanced goalkeepers, make sure that they are able to perform separately each of these save technique movements properly. To see more exercises and educational materials about saves of the…

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Side jump middle wing save reaction

Saves of the wing shots are one of the most complex and demanding topics in work with young goalkeepers. As a goalkeeper coach, you want to make sure that you are devoting enough of time while working on this with your goalkeepers. Also, you want to make sure that you are using proper steps of…

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How to react on wing shots from small angle of shooting

As I have explained already several times, in my coaching work I like to split reactions on wing shots depending on that if the wing shot comes from small, normal or from big angle of shooting. Here are a few examples and explanation of how a goalkeeper should react on wing shots from SMALL ANGLE…

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How to react on wing shots

One of the most complicated topics in goalkeeper coaching is proper work on saves of the wing shots.   If you have ever worked with me, you will hear me very often speaking about “see/do” versus “see/decide/do”. That is one of the main points in my work with goalkeepers: I want them to be able…

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Saves of the wing shots

The better you understand different ways to position and react on different wing shots – the better you will become in saving those wing shots! Main problem for most of the goalkeepers is not having a clear idea and plan how to react on different kinds of wing shots. So then they surrender to automated,…

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Few tips for the wing saves

Few tips for the wing saves   How to close or open desired angle in the goal for a wing shot? You will be successful in the goal saving wing shots as much as big understanding of positioning and wing shooting angles you have! Here are few tips you should keep in mind when working…

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The wing stance of handball goalkeeper

The wing stance of handball goalkeeper   The wing stance of handball goalkeeper is used as a preparatory position for the saves of shots from the wing position.   Before you start to work on wing saves with your goalkeeper, it’s important to understand that there are different ways to position and to react depending if the wing shot…

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