Football/Soccer Session (U8): RSA Raiders - U8B - Session 13 - Shooting

Club Logo

Reseller-Club: Premier Users' Club

Alejandro Fernandez, Adult Member

Profile Summary

Alejandro Fernandez
Name: Alejandro Fernandez
City: Union
Country: United States of America
Rank: Elite – 3 points
Membership: Adult Member
Sport: Football/Soccer

Description

Learning Outcomes

1. Improve ability to drive the ball.

2. Improve approach to the ball when striking.

3. Improve contact on the ball when striking.

4. Develop positive/agressive shooting mentality.

5. Develop ability to shoot across body/goal.


Football/Soccer Session Plan Drill (Colour): Ball Mastery Warm-up

See the guidance at the top of this page to understand why you are not seeing interactive Football/Soccer images.

Football/Soccer Session Plan Drill (Colour): Ball Mastery Warm-up
Save Image: Football/Soccer Session Plan Drill (Colour): Ball Mastery Warm-up

Ball Mastery Warm-up

Organization:

1. Open area.

2. Every player with a ball.

Instructions:

1. Players dribble in open area.

2. Dribble like Messi and Ronaldo.

3. Reinforce moves from previous sessions.

4. Players perform series of movements on command (toe taps and so on).

Coaching Points:

1. Head up.

2. Controlled touches.

3. Use both feet.

Progressions:

1. End with knockout game.


Football/Soccer Session Plan Drill (Colour): Technical Unopposed

See the guidance at the top of this page to understand why you are not seeing interactive Football/Soccer images.

Football/Soccer Session Plan Drill (Colour): Technical Unopposed
Save Image: Football/Soccer Session Plan Drill (Colour): Technical Unopposed

Technical Unopposed

Organization:

1. Players work in pairs.

2. One ball per pair.

3. Players stand 10-15yds apart.

Instructions:

1. Players pass back and forth using driven technique.

2. Players must take a touch. No one-touch.

3. Ensure players use both feet.

Coaching Points:

1. Angle of approach: off-center

2. Non-kicking foot besides ball pointing at target.

3. Contact ball: middle, slightly off center.

4. Contact foot: instep/laces, 2nd knuckle.

5. Controlled follow through.

Progressions:

1. Increase/decrease distance as necessary.


Football/Soccer Session Plan Drill (Colour): Semi-Opposed

See the guidance at the top of this page to understand why you are not seeing interactive Football/Soccer images.

Football/Soccer Session Plan Drill (Colour): Semi-Opposed
Save Image: Football/Soccer Session Plan Drill (Colour): Semi-Opposed

Semi-Opposed

Organization:

1. Attackers are 10-15 yards from goal.

2. Goal (shown with poles) is at halfway.

3. Players work in groups of 3.

Instructions:

1. Players look to score through the central goal.

2. After 2-3 minutes, player with the least amount of goals becomes GK.

3. Play multiple rounds.

4. Rotate players so they face various opponents.

Coaching Points:

1. Preparation touch - ball out of feet.

2. Head up to observe GK's position.

3. Ensure to look at open target area.

4. Aim for corners (furthest from GK).

5. Head down at point of contact.

6. Contact ball - middle, slightly off-center.

7. Contact foot - instep/laces/2nd knuckle.

Progressions:

1. Increase/decrease distance as necessary.


Football/Soccer Session Plan Drill (Colour): Fully Opposed

See the guidance at the top of this page to understand why you are not seeing interactive Football/Soccer images.

Football/Soccer Session Plan Drill (Colour): Fully Opposed
Save Image: Football/Soccer Session Plan Drill (Colour): Fully Opposed

Fully Opposed

Organization:

1. Two even lines as shown.

2. Every player with a ball.

Instructions:

1. First player in red line dribbles into penalty area and takes a shot on goal.

2. After shooting, red player stays to defend.

3. Blue player goes 1v1 to goal against red player.

4. After blue player shoots, process repeats (red attacker goes 1v1 against blue defender).

5. Change sides after 2-3 minutes.

Coaching Points:

1. Weight and direction of first touch.

2. Quality of preparation touch.

3. Selection, timing, and execution of 1v1 move.

4. Look up to see target and GK's movement.

5. Decision-making: look to shoot as soon as possible.

6. Use left foot on left side, right foot on right side.

Progressions:


Football/Soccer Session Plan Drill (Colour): Free Play

See the guidance at the top of this page to understand why you are not seeing interactive Football/Soccer images.

Football/Soccer Session Plan Drill (Colour): Free Play
Save Image: Football/Soccer Session Plan Drill (Colour): Free Play

Free Play

Organization:

1. Half field with goals.

Instructions:

1. Free play - 6v6.

2. Regular restarts.

Coaching Points:

1. Three lines of attack.

2. Movement to create space/support.

3. Angles of support at 10 and 2 o'clock.

4. Positive mentality: look to shoot often.

Progressions:


Arrow Large Line Straight 2px Arrow Medium Right
Movement
Arrow Large Line Straight 2px Arrow Medium Right
Pass
Arrow Large Line Straight 2px Arrow Medium Right
Dribble
To link this page so that even non-Members can see it, copy paste this URL