Football/Soccer Session (Difficult): Combination Play & Movement in Final 1/3

Profile Summary

Shane Coyne Continental FC
Name: Shane Coyne Continental FC
City: Philadelphia
Country: United States of America
Rank: Elite – 6 points
Membership: Adult Member
Sport: Football/Soccer

Description

- Working with the attacking players to create combinations & opportunities in attack

- Build an understanding of the movements and supporting runs of the attacking group

- Execute and finish with a shot on goal


Football/Soccer Session Plan Drill (Colour): 2v1 Combinations

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): 2v1 Combinations
Save Image: Football/Soccer Session Plan Drill (Colour): 2v1 Combinations

2v1 Combinations (15 mins)

SetUp

2 x 15x30 area

Organization

A) Ball starts with player 1, the defender. Ball is passed to player 2 who plays a wall-pass around the dummy and finds player 3. Player 1 continues run ro pressure player 3. Player 3 dribbles out with the ball, player 2 overlaps to make 2v1. Ball must be dribbled into the endzone to score. Defender counter attacks to mini goals.

Progressions

B) Ball starts with player 1, the defender. Ball is passed to player 2 who plays a wall-pass with player 3 who finds player 3. Player 3 spins off into space, player 4 plays in player 2 to make a 2v1. Ball must be dribbled into the endzone to score. Defender counter attacks to mini goals.

Coaching Points

- Quick, percise passing

- Aggressive dribbling

- Timing and angle of support runs


Football/Soccer Session Plan Drill (Colour): Overlapping & Combinations

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): Overlapping & Combinations
Save Image: Football/Soccer Session Plan Drill (Colour): Overlapping & Combinations

Overlapping & Combinations (15 mins)

SetUp

Half Field Area

Organization

Complex 4 Player Combinations - Player A starts with the ball and plays to B, then continues their run. Player B plays a wall pass with player X before playing to player Y. Player X spins off and overlaps into space. Player Y passes to player A and continues their run. X plays a through ball to the overlapping X. Now, both X & Y create a 2v1 in the box with the defender. A & B stay in the middle and it repeats from the other side.

Progressions

- Start with simple combinations building up to the above, for example :

A passes to X... X passes to B... B passes to Y. Y dribbles forward playing through to X who overlaps into the box.

Coaching Points

- Timing and correct angles of passes and runs

- Accuracy and weight of passes are vital

- Changing pace with and without the ball

- Cooperation of the players

- Harmony of movements

- Keep the ball on the ground

- Do not stop the ball, keep the ball moving


Football/Soccer Session Plan Drill (Colour): 4v2+1 Combination 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): 4v2+1 Combination Play
Save Image: Football/Soccer Session Plan Drill (Colour): 4v2+1 Combination Play

4v2+1 Combination Play (25 mins)

SetUp

Half Field Area, 20x30 box

Organization

Players play 3v3 in the box, plus two wide players (#2 & #3) for white, plus C as a neutral player. White always starts in possession. Once they have made X number of passes they play forward, #10 breaks out of the box along with #2 & #3 to support, to make a 4v2 to goal. If blacks wins the ball they play to C to score.

Progressions

- Black can send another defender to make it a 4v3

Coaching Points

* Coach various senarios within the 2-4-1 system of play

* Focus on the movement of #9 and support runs of #10, #2 & #3.

- Timing and correct angles of passes and runs

- Accuracy and weight of passes are vital

- Changing pace with and without the ball

- Understanding of the players


Football/Soccer Session Plan Drill (Colour): 6v5 End Game

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): 6v5 End Game
Save Image: Football/Soccer Session Plan Drill (Colour): 6v5 End Game

6v5 End Game (25 mins)

SetUp

3/4 Field Area, 1 full size & 2 small goals

Organization

6v5 Game + keeper. Defending team plays to small goals. Blue player is a neutral player.

Progressions

- Lift conditions and play unrestricted 6v6 game

Coaching Points

* Coach various senarios within the 2-4-1 system of play

* Focus on the movement of #9 and support runs

- Timing and correct angles of passes and runs

- Accuracy and weight of passes are vital

- Changing pace with and without the ball

- Understanding of the players


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