Football/Soccer Session (Moderate): Counter Attacking

Profile Summary

KC Crabb
Name: KC Crabb
City: Austin
Country: United States of America
Rank: Elite – 0 points
Membership: Adult Member
Sport: Football/Soccer

Description

These exercises are designed to teach basic counter attacking princliples in attack.


Football/Soccer Session Plan Drill (Colour): Warm-Up

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Learning Objectives

Technical Technical
To receive the ball standing with an open stance. Proper pace of the pass, the importance of accruacy in passing.
Technical Tactical
The importance of receiving side on and how it increases the speed of play.

Warm-Up (10 mins)

Warm Up

Oragnization:

12x12 Grid

Players Pass across their bodies.

Variations: 2 balls at once, two touch, one touch

Key Coaching Points:

Body open to the field

Receive across their body to their lead foot

Accuracy of the pass

Pace of the pass

Take a look behind them before receiving the pass


Football/Soccer Session Plan Drill (Colour): Individual Activity

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Individual Activity (10 mins)


Football/Soccer Session Plan Drill (Colour): Small Group Activity

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Small Group Activity (15 mins)


Football/Soccer Session Plan Drill (Colour): Small Group Activity #2

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Small Group Activity #2 (20 mins)

Organization

Same as Activity #1

When a player takes a shot, the last person to touch the ball (the shooter), becomes a defender, and the the green 2 attack in a 2v1

If the one wins it, they attack 1v2 the other way

Coaching Points

Quick recognition to attack the other way

Create width and get forward immediately


Football/Soccer Session Plan Drill (Colour): Large Group Activity

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Large Group Activity (20 mins)

Organization

75x70

5v5 in the middle area (30x70)

Green tries to complete 5 passes for a point

Red tries to press and win the ball and attack

Red can attack towards yellow goal to score, OR they can play the red keeper (who has 1 touch), and then score on one of the two small goals

Coaching Points

Width getting forward from the outside supporting players

Utilize speed getting forward

Supporting movement

When to press and when not to press (choose times)

Get a quality quick shot


Football/Soccer Session Plan Drill (Colour): Game Activity

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Game Activity (15 mins)

Organization

75x70

7v7 + Keepers

Variations: One team only gets points by passes

Coaching Points

Look for times to press

Bomb forward to create numbers up siuations


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Movement
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Pass
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