Football/Soccer Session (Moderate): Defending Tactics in 4-man Midfield

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JJ Ruane
Name: JJ Ruane
City: Chicago
Country: United States of America
Rank: Elite – 3 points
Membership: Young Member
Sport: Football/Soccer
Football/Soccer Session Plan Drill (Colour): Functional SSG

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Football/Soccer Session Plan Drill (Colour): Functional SSG
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Functional SSG (20 mins)

2v2 to goals in attacking third. 9+11 vs 4+5. Change players after 3 balls (play best of 3). Ball always starts with FWDs.

In center third, work on defensive shape and movements of 4 mids (blue).Play 4v4. Reds attack 2 wide small goals and large goal in center (bottom half only); can use 2 wide support players as bumpers. Blues attack 2 small central goals.

- OMs (7+8) cut off wide option, force ball to middle

- AM (10) keep ball on strong side of field

- HM (6) match up with Red AM (10) and screen ball into large central goal


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