Football/Soccer Session (U10): Boys 14W WSSL

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Matt Kane, Adult Member

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Matt Kane
Name: Matt Kane
City: New York
Country: United States of America
Rank: Elite – 2 points
Membership: Adult Member
Sport: Football/Soccer
Football/Soccer Session Plan Drill (Colour): Main Activity

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Football/Soccer Session Plan Drill (Colour): Main Activity
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Main Activity (25 mins)

Organization:

40 x 60 yard area

Field divided into 1/3rds

Goals/gates on both ends

Instructions:

- Within the channels, players play 1v1 to goal.

- Players must stay in their own channel.

- One side serves the ball to start out as defender. After "x" minutes, switch service so opposite end can start as defender.

- Attacker cannot score on the goal until they cross the midway line.

Coaching Points:

- Close down (With speed or concede possession)

- Angled run to force play predictable

- Tackle ball if available (heavy touch, etc.)

- Delay or Pressure

- Choice of how to defend/retreat (Run or Jockey)

Progressions:

- SEE NEXT SLIDE


Football/Soccer Session Plan Drill (Colour): Main Activity II

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Main Activity II (30 mins)

Organization:

Same set-up as prior screen

Instructions:

- Play starts with service from defender in 1 channel.

- Attackers can attack any goal (their starting channel or a different channel) and can move between channels; however, they must always have a 1v1 in each channel, cannot have a 2v1.

- Defenders must stay in their own channel, they are not allowed to cross over or change into opposite channels.

- Halfway scoring restriction is lifted.

Coaching Points:

- Communication between defenders

- Watch visual cues of attackers to make sure ball cannot get in behind.

- Decision to pressure, delay, cover, tackle

Progressions:


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

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Conditioned Game (30 mins)

Organization:

Half field

5 v 4+GK

Counter goals/gates

Instructions:

- Defenders serve ball out, and attackers go to goal.

- Defenders can score on counter goals.

Coaching Points:

- Communication between defenders

- Watch visual cues of attackers to make sure ball cannot get in behind.

- Decision to pressure, delay, cover, tackle

Progressions:

- Full Match


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

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Fully Opposed Game (25 mins)

Organization:

1. 30x30 area.

2. 10x10 zones.

3. Three teams as shown.

Instructions:

1. Two attacking teams at endzones.

2. Defending team in the middle.

3. Attacking teams score:

a) by connecting ten consecutive passes in zone or,

b) playing split pass to opposite zone (other attacking team).

4. Defending team can only send two players into zone.

5. Defending team wins a point by winning ball.

6. Bonus point on successful transition (pass to other side).

Coaching Points:

1. Communication - loud, early, concise.

2. Speed and angle of approach.

3. Work as a unit.

4. Ability to switch roles quickly.

5. Moments to win the ball - double team or tackle.

6. Transition to attack.

Progressions:

1. Allow defending team to send as many players as possible.

2. Team that loses ball defends.


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