Opposition Relationship in Handball and the Constant Reversibility of Attack and Defense

Zeineb Zerai, Chedlia Fitouri, Ali khalifa Alshamli, Hafsi Bedhioufi
2021 Athens Journal of Sports  
In opposition to the principles of traditional pedagogy which values the acquisition of gestural models through a technical approach, this article develops a theory of intervention based on the opposition between two teams, involving a logic of tactical decision-making and a succession of relevant tactical choices in attack and defense. By focusing on the fluctuations in the links between attack and defense, it thus presents a system of the main actions in handball, that is to say in this case
more » ... set of principles closely dependent on each other, constituting a whole of deep logical unity. With its functional character, this approach is based on a modeling of game play where the opposing relationships are characterizable. It is thus possible to reduce all game play situations to a few categories with stable characteristics. Keywords: handball, tactical decision, matrix of play, understanding, student-centered approach
doi:10.30958/ajspo.8-4-2 fatcat:7jpq5fgfj5hjnas3uhrua36sde