Football/Soccer Session (Beginner): Warm up

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Piotr Mlynarski
Name: Piotr Mlynarski
City: Brantford
Country: Canada
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Membership: Adult Member
Sport: Football/Soccer
Football/Soccer Session Plan Drill (Colour): figure 8

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Football/Soccer Session Plan Drill (Colour): figure 8
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figure 8

Start this drill without the ball.

On the coaches whistle each group sprints a figure 8 as shown. Team B runs the exact same pattern starting from the right side.

After 3 turns for each player, progress to include the ball.

Try to stress the following points:

- keep the ball close to your feet

- always keep your head up to avoid collisions

- stress use of both legs


Football/Soccer Session Plan Drill (Colour): 4 corners

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Football/Soccer Session Plan Drill (Colour): 4 corners
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4 corners

Organization:

4 squares as shown

players dribble inside the square and coach calls another square for players to move to

the only rule is that players have to dribble through 2 gates as shown by the flags in the diagram


Football/Soccer Session Plan Drill (Colour): Follow the leader

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Follow the leader

Organization:

As shown

Instruction:

A group follows the leading player around the square or through the middle. Leader can go any direction they want.

On coaches whistle leader goes back to the line and next person becomes leader.

Progression:

Have two groups running trying to stay out of each others way


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Movement
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Custom Movement
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