Football/Soccer Session (U10): Academy Ronaldo chop

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Herve' Corda
Name: Herve' Corda
City: North Woodmere
Country: United States of America
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Membership: Adult Member
Sport: Football/Soccer
Football/Soccer Session Plan Drill (Colour): Ball Mastery SAQ

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Football/Soccer Session Plan Drill (Colour): Ball Mastery SAQ
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Ball Mastery SAQ

On Arrival:

Juggling - Maradona 7's

Organization:

1 Player, 1 ball

Instructions:

Players move around area pretending other players are defenders and penetrating gaps in the opposition defence.

Coaching Points:

Messi:

- Pinky toe to dribble

- Small quick touches

- Head up, look for gaps

Xavi:

- Realizing no space

- Ball out of feet

- Head up after turn

- Acceleration out of turn

Ronaldo:

- Lots of space, take bigger touches

- Pick up head after every touch

Progressions:

- Introduce 'Ronaldo Chop' technique


Football/Soccer Session Plan Drill (Colour): SAQ

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SAQ

Organization:

As above

Instructions:

Defenders (in blue) must stay on line between cones. Attackers try to get past all three defenders without having the pinnie (tucked into their shorts on one hip) pulled out. If defender catches pinnie, the attacker goes back to the start. Second attacker can begin once first attacker beats the first defender, or gets caught. Swap defenders every minute.

Coaching Points:

- Recognize position of defender

- Attack space

- Speed of thought and movement

- Use of change in direction if defender closes space ahead


Football/Soccer Session Plan Drill (Colour): Developmental Repititions

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Developmental Repititions

Organization:

As above

Instructions:

- A passes to B who opens up and passes to C. C drives into space ahead of them. B closes space and C beats them with a Ronaldo Chop and takes ball back to start line. Process repeats.

Rotation - A - B - C

Coaching Points:

- Quality of check (timing, speed of movement, open body, check shoulder, communication)

- First touch (B - keep close, C - drive into space)

- Awareness of defender

- Timing of Ronaldo chop

- Weight and direction of touch when changing direcion to beat the defender.

Progressions:

- Defender becomes live on C's first touch. Play 1v1 to endlines. Keep score and play a champions league format.


Football/Soccer Session Plan Drill (Colour): Small Sided Game

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Small Sided Game

Organization:

4v4 game - 3 teams - Winners stay on

Coaching Points:

- Shape as a team (3 lines of attack)

- Decisions in possession (penetrate as option 1. Posses as option 2)

- Movement as ball travels

- Angles and distances of support

- When to use a change of direction in a game setting.


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