Football/Soccer Session (Difficult): Directional Possession Game (6v6 to 10v10)

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Gerry Montague
Name: Gerry Montague
City: New Jersey
Country: United States of America
Rank: Elite – 1 points
Membership: Adult Member
Sport: Football/Soccer
Football/Soccer Session Plan Drill (Colour): Warm-Up & Progression 1

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Football/Soccer Session Plan Drill (Colour): Warm-Up & Progression 1
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Warm-Up & Progression 1 (10 mins)

Warm-Up

1. Each team in half the grid, maximum 2 touches. Ball stays on the ground.

2. Teams can play possession in both 30x42 grids - each team still has one ball.

3. Add additional ball per team, cannot play to player you receive ball from.

Progression #1

1. 8v4 in half the grid, 10 consecutive passes is 1 point. First team to 10 wins.

2. Maximum three touches.

3. If defenders win ball, play to teammates on opposite side and 8v4 continues.

Attacking points

- anticipate every pass coming to you

- angles of support

- create multiple options for every pass

- stay out of kill pockets

- use central area of field

- combination play

Defending points

- stay compact

- press together

- attack bad first touch or weak passes

Transition points

- do not sit on front of grid, create maximum space

- speed of play, fast recovery and fast passes before defenders organize


Football/Soccer Session Plan Drill (Colour): Add Target players

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Add Target players (15 mins)

Progression 2

1. Add target players (ideally goalkeepers)

2. After completing 10 passes, try to connect with target player for 1 point. First to 10 wins.

3. If point scored, coach serves ball to that team. If missed, opponent gets ball in their grid.


Football/Soccer Session Plan Drill (Colour): Add goals

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Add goals (20 mins)

Progression 3

1. Six attackers v 4 defenders, attackers have the ball.

2. After completing six passes, play to one of 2 teammates in opposite grid.

3. A total of 6 players can come forward and play 6v6 to goal. Two from each team remain in back grid.

4. Points earned when goal is scored.

5. If ball is lost, game transitions and have to play 6v4 before going forward other way.

Transitions are slow and deliberate. Attackers get organized and find right time to go forward.

Can use 2 players in back grid to keep possession.

Possession is deigned as launch pad to go forward


Football/Soccer Session Plan Drill (Colour): 11v11 match

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11v11 match (25 mins)

11 v 11 game, no restrictions


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