Football/Soccer Session (Beginner): Driven Pass/Crossing

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Paul Gregory
Name: Paul Gregory
City: Coconut Creek
Country: United States of America
Rank: Elite – 2 points
Membership: Young Member
Sport: Football/Soccer
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Part A - Messi touches (using outside of pinky toe); CP: quick, short touches for close control under pressure

Part B - Ronaldo touches (using laces); CP: quick, short touches for close control under pressure

Part C - Xavi touches; CP: burst of speed to escape defender/create space

Part D - Shadow Pay - in groups of 2-3 each player will dribble own ball. One player will lead and the other(s) will follow. Leader tries to loose followers by dribbling using the skills that have acquired.


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Teaching the Technique - Driven Pass/Shot

Groups of 2-3 players. Distance of 15-20 yards. Players will strike driven passes over the target cone to teammate.

Part A - stationary ball

Part B - moving ball

Part C - short, short long driven pass

Coaching Points

1. Technique of driven pass:

a. Angle of approach is slightly off-center

b. Head up to see target

c. Plant foot next to ball (balance)

d. Eyes on center of ball during contact

e. Strike ball with laces

f. Body weight forward, chest & knee over ball

g. Follow through is low, landing on kicking foot

2. Accuracy/Pace and Time (getting ball to teammate quickly)

3. Keep ball head-height or below


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