Football/Soccer Session (U9): WYSL Select Camp - Thursday - 2v1

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Aaron Anderson-Winchell, Adult Member

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Aaron Anderson-Winchell
Name: Aaron Anderson-Winchell
City: Middletown
Country: United States of America
Rank: Elite – 1 points
Membership: Adult Member
Sport: Football/Soccer
Football/Soccer Session Plan Drill (Colour): Warm Up - Ball Mastery

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Football/Soccer Session Plan Drill (Colour): Warm Up - Ball Mastery
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Warm Up - Ball Mastery (10 mins)

Speed, Agility, Quickness done for 10 minutes prior to ball mastery.

- Players dribble freely in space looking to perform tasks given by coach.

Messi - Dribbling looking for gaps between other players who are defenders (small touches, pinky toe, head up as much as possible)

Xavi - Whenever space isn't available looking to change direction (ball out of feet so can pick head up immediately)

Ronaldo - Looking to dribble where there is lots of space ahead of him (bigger touches, pick head up on touch, laces of foot nearest ball). Have adjacent space to sprint into and then sprint back into original area


Football/Soccer Session Plan Drill (Colour): Technical (Unopposed)

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Technical (Unopposed) (15 mins)

Organization:

- As shown (6 players - 3 groups of 2 per area)

Instructions:

- Players pair up with partners on opposite red cones on same side of area.

- Player A drives at orange cone and plays passes to player B and continues his run to the other side of the area.

- Player B receives pass drives at the next oragne cones and beats it with a scissor, faking towards the supporting teammate.

- Player A and B replace players C and D.

- C and D begin when player B makes eye contact with player D.

- Players perform same technique going back other way but start in opposite roles.

- Switch cone position after given amount of minutes to work on opposite foot.

Coaching Points:

1st attacker

- Size of touch to approach cone.

- Passing with outside of foot nearest supporting teammate.

- Weight and accuracy of pass.

- Quality of decoying techinque (scissors).

- Next movement after playing pass.

2nd attacker

- Timing of run

- Communication (for pass or to help decoy)

- Quality of touch after receiving to set up scissors.

Progressions:


Football/Soccer Session Plan Drill (Colour): Technical Repitions

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Technical Repitions (15 mins)

Organization:

10x20 yd areas

4 players per group, 2 balls per group

Instructions:

- player in middle checks away from ball then checks back at an angle to either side, player with the ball plays the ball to receiving player as they reach the cone on the side

- player in the middle receives the ball and plays back to the same player

- first player now plays longer pass to the third player

- third player moves along the opposite line to find the passing lane

(as seen in grid 1)

- Third player receives with a positive first touch and dribbles at the defender

- defender puts pressure on the ball in the top half of the grid (defender is providing passive pressure)

- player with the ball plays give and go with middle player to get around the defender

(as seen in grid 2)

- each player rotates up one position

- rotation is continued for 2 minute rounds

- count each full rotation as 1pt, keep score in a race to a certain amount or until the round is over

Coaching Points:

- dribble at the defender to commit him to the ball

- play the pass with the outside of the foot that is closest to the supporting player

- release the pass at the last possible moment

- accelerate in behind the defender to receive the return pass

- supporting player use back foot to play return pass

- weight and accuracy of return pass to exploit space behind the defender

Progressions:

1 - allow the defender to try to win the ball


Football/Soccer Session Plan Drill (Colour): 1v1 Conditioned Game

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1v1 Conditioned Game (15 mins)

Organization:

20x10 yd fields with small goals on each endline

4 players set up as shown, extra balls behind each endline

Instructions:

- activity begins with same passing pattern as previous activity

- 2 attacking players now play 2v1 to goal against the defender

- attacking players can only score in the attacking half of the grid

- defender trys to win the ball and score in the counter goal

- rotation is the same as previous activity

Coaching Points:

- all previous pts

- quality of end product

- ability to use supporting player as a decoy with the use of a scissor move

Progressions:


Football/Soccer Session Plan Drill (Colour): Small Sided Conditioned Game

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Small Sided Conditioned Game (15 mins)

Organization:

40x30 yd field with 5 yd free wide zone for wide target players on each sideline

Large goals set back from the endline 5-10yds

12 players set up as shown, including GKs

Instructions:

- 4v4 in central area with 1 neutral wide player in each side channel

- wide players provide additional opportunities for give and go's

- 1pt for scoring, 3pts for scoring after give and go

Coaching Points:

- all previous pts

- ability to commit the defender with the dribble to initiate give and go

- ability to use double pass to draw defenders in toward the ball to create space behind the defenders

- angle of support for supporting player

- move toward the pass to connect the give and go quicker

Progressions:


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Custom Pass
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Dribble
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