Football/Soccer Session (U13): ITSC shooting stars( possession in the middle of the field)

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Herve Corde, Adult Member

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Herve Corde
Name: Herve Corde
City: North Woodmere
Country: United States of America
Rank: Elite – 14 points
Membership: Adult Member
Sport: Football/Soccer
Football/Soccer Session Plan Drill (Colour): Warm Up

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

Organization:

Four 20x20 boxes

Four players in each box

One ball per box

Instructions:

Players pass within box

After everyone has passed the ball once, the ball gets played to the next box

They then receive and play within their box

Coaching Points:

Quality pass

First touch

Opening up body to receive

Communication

Progressions:

Reverse direction

Player who plays the long pass into next box plays 1-2 and joins that box

Add balls


Football/Soccer Session Plan Drill (Colour): Main Theme 2

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Main Theme 2 (20 mins)

Organization:

1. 20x15 yard area

2. 6 players - 2 attackers, 2 defenders and 2 target players (set up as shown)

3. 1 ball

Instructions:

1. Teams plays 2v2 inside the area

2. The objective is to receive from one traget player and pass to the other

3. Target players have the option to pass to each other

4. If the defending team wins the ball they become the new attacking team

5. Play for a set time limit before rotating target players

Coaching Points:

1. Objective is to play forward so encourage target players to pass through when defenders are split

2. Players on the inside should focus on width and depth - one player check to the ball the other looks to stretch.

3. Body position when controlling the ball on the inside should be open - encourage players to check at angles to keep their body open.

4. Players on the outside need to focus on which foot to pass into - front foot if pressure is high, back foot if pressure is low.

Progressions:

1. Allow defending players to tackle outside players

2. Two touch limit on the outside

3. One touch limit on the inside


Football/Soccer Session Plan Drill (Colour): keeping possession in the middle.

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keeping possession in the middle. (20 mins)

Organization:

1. 40x40 yard area.

2. 12 players - 3 team of 4 players.

3. 1 ball

Instructions:

1. Teams play 4v4 inside the area with 4 target players positioned on the outside of the area.

2. The objective of the practice is recieve from one target player and play to the next.

3. If the defending team wins the ball they should look to pass out to target player to re-start.

4. Rotate target players after objectice ris reac or after a set time limit

5. Keep score

Coaching Points:

1. Players on the inside should check at angles so that their body position is side on to play forward quickly

2. Awareness - receiving player should check both shoulders before the ball arrive to assess options

3. Inside players should look to be positive and create space in order to play forward

4. Width and depth is important to create spaces as group

5. Target players on the outside need to be aware which foot to pass into – high pressure front foot, low pressure back foot

Progressions:

1. Two touch limit on the inside

2. Players on the inside can not pass backwards to target players only forward

3. Defender can press neutral player after receiving the ball.


Football/Soccer Session Plan Drill (Colour): Conditionned game

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Conditionned game (20 mins)

Organization:

3/4 of the field.

2 teams of 8 players.

Instructions:

The attacking team maintain possession in the midfield until the outside back move into the attacking 3rd. Outside back can participate into possession while in the middle.

When in the attacking 3rd the midfield connect with outside back and are allowed in the final third.

Center forward can receive the ball but must play backward until the support players arrive.

Coaching Points:

1.Maintain width to try and create the opportunity to penetrate with a dribble

2.When to play to feet, when to play to space (chipped ball in behind)

3.Timing of the run in behind defensive line

4.Move the ball quickly to unbalance defensive line

5.Be patient


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