Football/Soccer Session (U11): Red Hook Turning

Club Logo

Reseller-Club: Premier Users' Club

James Ballin, Adult Member

Profile Summary

James  Ballin
Name: James Ballin
City: Flushing
Country: United States of America
Rank: Elite – 0 points
Membership: Adult Member
Sport: Football/Soccer
Football/Soccer Session Plan Drill (Colour): Turning Tag

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): Turning Tag
Save Image: Football/Soccer Session Plan Drill (Colour): Turning Tag

Turning Tag

Organization: -Players in two teams, each with a partner from the opposite team.

Instructions: -Red players start with a ball at their feet, Blue with a ball in their hand.

- Blue player tries to hit Red players' ball with their own - One point for each successful hit - Each round 50-60 seconds

Coaching Points: - Look for open space to turn into -Controlled approach to turn, acceleration afterward -Turn when opponent has full weight going one direction

Progressions: - Both players with ball at their feet


Football/Soccer Session Plan Drill (Colour): Turning

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): Turning
Save Image: Football/Soccer Session Plan Drill (Colour): Turning

Turning

Organization: 1. 25 x 20 yard area set up as shown

2. Two teams with 2-4 players in each corner

3. 1 ball per player and 2 pugg goals

Instructions: 1. On the coaches command a player from each corner must dribble out past the turning line

2. Each player must perform one turn and dribble back over the turning line

3. The player then performs a second turn

4. Finally the player dribbles towards the goal and shoots

5. First player to score earns a point for their team

Coaching Points: 1. Controlled approach 2. Execution of turn 3. Quality of the turn 4. Accelerate out of the turn

Progressions: Attacking players perform one turn and then play 1v1 against a defender from the opposite team


Football/Soccer Session Plan Drill (Colour): Turning game (Part 1)

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): Turning game (Part 1)
Save Image: Football/Soccer Session Plan Drill (Colour): Turning game (Part 1)

Turning game (Part 1)

Organization

- 40x35 yards.

- 4 teams.

- White vs Yellow.

Instructions

- 1 v 1 game.

- Two players start facing away from the two goals that are in their area.

- One player from each team (white and yellow) will start when the attacking players says go after positioning themselves in the middle of the pitch. (Use yellow cones as a guide to where the center is)

- The aim of the session is for players to score in either of the two goals by beating the defender while using the turns that they have learned.

- The game is still live if the defender wins the ball.

- Game stops if there is a goal or if the ball goes out of play.

- Keep a tally of how many goals each team has.

Coaching Points

- Recognize where space is.

- Bend knees to accelerate away from pressure.

- Sharp movements to trick the defender.

Progressions

- Two pairs play at the same time.


Football/Soccer Session Plan Drill (Colour): Conditioned 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): Conditioned game
Save Image: Football/Soccer Session Plan Drill (Colour): Conditioned game

Conditioned game

Organization

- 40x35 yards (adjust for different age groups).

- 7v7 (Could do mini games before this excerise).

Instructions

- 7v7 game with 4 goals to score in.

- Can score in any goal but not the same goal twice in a row.

- Idea of the game is for players to make sharp turns with the ball to change direction and attack another goal.

Coaching Points

- Recognize where space is.

- Bend knees to accelerate away from pressure.

- Sharp movements to trick the defender.

Progressions

- Defend the same two goals and attack in one direction.


Football/Soccer Session Plan Drill (Colour): Screen 5

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): Screen 5
Save Image: Football/Soccer Session Plan Drill (Colour): Screen 5

Screen 5

Organization: 1. 20 x 25 yard area set up as shown

2. Two teams

3. Lots of balls with the coach

Instructions:

Coaching Points:

Progressions:


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
Pitch Line 1
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