Football/Soccer Session (U11): Passing to Penetrate/Possess; 2v1/3v2 Phase Play (Start Time: 2015-05-08 16:00:00)

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Carl Spence, Adult Member

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Carl Spence
Name: Carl Spence
City: New Milford
Country: United States of America
Rank: Elite – 3 points
Membership: Adult Member
Sport: Football/Soccer

Description

Session focuses on the team structure going forward and the use of passing combinations in 2v1/3v2 situations.

Players are also encouraged to recognize the right moments to possess or penetrate


Football/Soccer Session Plan Drill (Colour): 5 v 2/3 keep away

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Football/Soccer Session Plan Drill (Colour): 5 v 2/3 keep away
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5 v 2/3 keep away (15 mins)

Organization:

- Playing Area is about 12x15 or15x20 yard area depending on size of team/quality of players

- the team is divided into two groups of 5v2 or 5v3

- There are two defenders (blue & Yellow) and 5 attackers (Red & white)

- Coach has all the balls compiled on the sidelines and is responsible for restarting the play.

Instructions:

The objective of the game is for team in possession to:

- keep the ballas long as they can

- for individuals to get the ball behind defenders and work passing combinations.

Passing combinations include;

- beat a player 1v1

- play a wall pass/give&go

- overlap

- pop out/checking for the ball

- self pass (passing ball beyond oponent and receiving your own pass)

Players keep score attackers must get 6 or more passes to score defenders only need three passes to score

Game goes for about 120 secs then positions are rotated

Coaching Points:

- Players should always look to maintain posssession

- attackers should force defender to commit before making decision to pass/dribble

- look to get behind defender with the ball

-look for combinations with teammates

- attackers should always be looking to move into space

-if defenders are defending that space then drop off and try again or find a different space to exploit

- look to make off the ball runs or vacate spaces that your teammates are running into

Progressions:

- Limit number of touches

-increase number of defenders

-reduce the playing area


Football/Soccer Session Plan Drill (Colour): 3v2 fast break

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3v2 fast break (30 mins)

Organization:

- Paying area is divided into 3 zones. Attacking. Mid, and Defensive zones

- Players are divided into two teams and placed into attacking and defensive position as shown in the diagram.

- Each team has a goalkeeper

- Balls are compiled by each goal 

Instructions:

- Goalkeeper starts with the ball and plays a pass to player one

-has the ball is traveling to player 1, Players 2 & 3 move into position to offer (triangular) support

- a 3v2 game ensues where there is a small 2v1 game in the mid 3rd or a 3v2 if player 1 passes directly to strike (player 3)

- players are not allowed to leave their zone unless the play a combination with a teammate in an advancing position.

- When play breaks down or if red team scores Goalkeeper for the blue team gets the ball and repeats the sequence

Coaching Points:

- Attacking players should always try to commit defenders before making a decision to pass or take the player on the dribble

- Players should look for combination options both in middle or upfront with striker

- wide players should look first to play to strikers

-quick movement in transitions

Progressions:

-Limit number of touches

-increase number of defenders


Football/Soccer Session Plan Drill (Colour): Zonal Play Targets

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Zonal Play Targets (20 mins)

Organization:

- Paying area is divided into 3 zones. Attacking. Mid, and Defensive zones

- Team is divided into two groups

- Each team has a goalkeeper

- one center back and one forward in each final third

- 4v4 in the middle zone

- Balls are compiled by each goal 

Instructions:

- The team will ball possession should try to work combinations which would lead to them finding the target player #3.

- The player that plays the ball into the target player/player 3 may go into the third zone and try to combine with player 3 where necessary.

- when play breaks down the ball is restarted with the goal keeper of the team the won ball possession from the restart

Coaching Points:

- players should look to get forward quickly

- identify opportunities to get behind opponents

- Players should look to move off a forward pass to open space

- players should be continuously making off the ball runs to offer support

Progressions:


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