Football/Soccer Session (U8): Dribbling to penetrate

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Herve Corde, Adult Member

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Herve Corde
Name: Herve Corde
City: North Woodmere
Country: United States of America
Rank: Elite – 14 points
Membership: Adult Member
Sport: Football/Soccer
Football/Soccer Session Plan Drill (Colour): Warm up

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Warm up (10 mins)

Organization:

15Wx20L

Each player has asoccer ball.

Instructions:

Players will have technical warm up using many different skills.

Coaching Points:

Skills: Messi touch, ronaldinho, ronaldo, zindan, maradon, cruyff

Head: Is head up or down

Turns: Kinds of cuts, suarez, xavi, neymar.

Progressions:

From technical warm up. Players will have to use different types of dribbles to get into as many end zones.


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

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Small Sided (20 mins)

Organization:

30Wx20L

Instructions:

Field d with a square (2x2 yards) in each corner and 1 square in the

middle of the field. Players are divided into each corner square (home bases).

Soccer balls are all in the middle square. On coach's command, players get one ball

from the center square and dribble it back to their home base. Once all the balls are

out of the middle, players can steal balls from other bases and bring to their home.

Coaching Points:

Players mind set.

Ability to turn and burst speed.

Players ability to think fast.

Progressions:

Round 1: Players retrieve their own ball (feet only) as fast as they can.

Round 2: Players go to the middle and work with teammates to get as many soccer

balls as they can back to their home base.

Round 3-4: Pass to, and stopped in, the home base is worth bonus points.


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

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Expanded Small Sided (20 mins)

Organization:

30Wx20L

Instructions:

Field w/a square (2x2 yards) in each corner. Coach has all the balls

on the sideline at midfield. Coach divides the players in 2 teams set up on either

side of her/him. Coach serves the ball onto the field and 2 players from each team

step onto the field. Players score by playing the ball into either of their opponent's 2

castles by either passing or dribbling the ball and stopping it in the castle.

Coaching Points:

Players mind set.

Ability to turn and burst speed.

Players ability to think fast.

Progressions:

Round 1-3: Player score by stopping the ball in either of the opponent's 2 castles.

Round 4-6: Coach adjust number of players to 3v2, 3v3.

Round 7-8: Players must complete one pass before going to a castle to score.

Round 9-10: Bonus points if you pass it to your partner when they are in the castle.


Football/Soccer Session Plan Drill (Colour): Expanded Small sided 2.0

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Expanded Small sided 2.0 (20 mins)

Organization:

30Wx20L

Instructions:

e. Players are divided into 2

teams on either side of the coach at midfield. Coach has all the balls. Coach serves a

ball on the field and players try to gain possession and score in the opponent's goal.

If a goal is scored or the ball goes out of bounds the coach calls next.

Players clear the field immediately and coach serves a ball for the next group.

Coaching Points:

Players mind set.

Ability to turn and burst speed.

Players ability to think fast.

Progressions:

Round 1-2: Play 2v2.

Round 3-4: Play 3v2.

Round 5-6: Play 3v3.

Round 7-8: Play 4v3.


Football/Soccer Session Plan Drill (Colour): Game

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Game (20 mins)

Organization:

4v4 game

Instructions:

Live game.

Coaching Points:

Skills: Messi touch, ronaldinho, ronaldo, zidane, maradona, cruyff

Head: Is head up or down

Turns: Kinds of cuts, suarez, xavi, neymar.


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