Football/Soccer Session (U12): Defending ready to Counter Attack (Start Time: 2016-01-11 18:00:00)

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Ross Langworthy, Adult Member

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Ross Langworthy
Name: Ross Langworthy
City: Gloucester
Country: United Kingdom
Rank: Elite – 1 points
Membership: Adult Member
Sport: Football/Soccer

Description

Session aimed to develop understanding of how to defend in order to allow effective counter attacks upon regaining possession


Football/Soccer Session Plan Drill (Colour): Whole

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Whole (20 mins)

Key Factors

Defensive shape

Screening passes

Transition speed

Positive passes/first touches

End Product

Organisation

Free-playing match, focus on defending ready to Counter Attack

Red Lines = offside lines

Challenges

Team - "Try to attack as quickly as possible after winning possession"

GK - "Try to release most advanced players with good distribution"

Def - "Try to deny space in behind when out of possession"

Mid - "Try to screen and intercept forward passes from opposition"

Str - "Try to be in a position to ready to Counter Attack when out of possession"


Football/Soccer Session Plan Drill (Colour): Part (Tactical)

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Part (Tactical) (20 mins)

Key Factors

Defending Deep

Compactness

Intercepting

Breaking with speed

Organisation

Ball is transferred through hands to start with

Score a point by playing in to target player in target area

Red Team score depends on how many seconds under 10 seconds they take to get ball to target (i.e. scoring 6 seconds after winning possession = 4 goals)

Blue Team score depends on how many passes made in midfield/final third (Hit target player after 6 passes = 6 goals)

Team try to defend two thirds of the pitch (i.e. press and have all players in highest two thirds, or drop and defend the deepest two thirds)

Must be in final third to play in to target player

Switch team goal rules once before playing with ball on the floor


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