Football/Soccer Session (U9): 2 v 2 Defending (Pressure Cover)

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Dwayne Dove , Adult Member

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Dwayne Dove
Name: Dwayne Dove
City: Turnersville
Country: United States of America
Rank: Elite – 0 points
Membership: Adult Member
Sport: Football/Soccer

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Football/Soccer Session Plan Drill (Colour): Shift press and cover

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Shift press and cover

Organization:6 players 1 ball

Instructions: players at the red cones work the ball back and forth between each other. Players at the yellow cones work on their shape as they shift and cover. defenders may not steal the ball unless it exits the attacking players area.

Coaching Points:

close down the space quickly forcing the attacker to the inside help.

tuck in on the weak side to add cover and balance.

Progressions:

Attacker shift the ball quickly if defense is slow to pressure or shift attackers look to score through blue gates for points.


Football/Soccer Session Plan Drill (Colour): press shift cover

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Organization: 4 players 1 ball

Instructions: Attacking players work the ball back and forth. Once an attacking player recieves the ball they do 10 toe taps before passing the ball back and their partner does the same. Defenders work on shifting and covering apprpriately.

Coaching Points:

angle of approach

body position

long strides to cover distance then take short strides as you get closer

when covering keep body shape open to see both ball and player

Progressions:


Football/Soccer Session Plan Drill (Colour): 2v2 games

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2v2 games

Organization: 4 grids 4 player per grid

Instructions: Game starts from a pass from defending team. On the attackers first touch the game is live. Attackers look to dribble through gates at the end for points if defending team wins they look to dribble through gates at the opposite end. After each point or loss of posession the roles switch and the game restarts from a pass from the defending team.

Coaching Points:

closest player to the ball pressures right away

second player covers the passing lane

if the ball is passed switch and cover quickly

Progressions:


Football/Soccer Session Plan Drill (Colour): Scrimmages

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Scrimmages

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