Football/Soccer Session (Beginner): Tech Night #2 - Counter Attack (Start Time: 2016-09-08 00:00:00)

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Am-Club: Colorado Storm

Nathan Fleming, Adult Member

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Nathan Fleming
Name: Nathan Fleming
City: Fort Collins
Country: United States of America
Rank: Elite – 2 points
Membership: Adult Member
Sport: Football/Soccer

Description

Tech Night #2 will improve our teams ability to counter attack at speed and penetrate open space. Encourage players to attack open spaces at speed (dribble, pass or shoot). Help players notice the point of transition (when possession is lost or gained).


Football/Soccer Session Plan Drill (Colour): Drill #1 - Passing Combinations

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Drill #1 - Passing Combinations (20 mins)

Passing Combinations #1

Terminology:

"creating space off defenders"

"mobility before receiving ball"

"weight of passes"

"playing the proper foot depending on receiving lines."

1 - Ball begins at starting line and is played to the right

2 - Player checks off pole and receives ball on the back foot

3 - Player checks off pole and receives ball from (2) diagnally through the square

4 - Receives ball from (3) and repeats drill going opposite way

** Everyone follows their pass

** 2 balls going at once

Coaching Points:

1) Play back foot in order to help teammate open their hips to the play

2) Quick back peddle away from pole will help emulate creating space off defender

3) Three forms of communicate (eye contact, show where you want it, call for ball)

SIZE OF EXERCISE: middle square 20 yds X 20 yds, starting cones 10 yds outside square


Football/Soccer Session Plan Drill (Colour): Drill #2 - Two- Square

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Drill #2 - Two- Square

Three Team 2-Square

Terminology

"expand"

"break lines"

"find your passing lines"

- Coach plays ball into either square

- Defensive team sends in 1 player to win the ball back

- Attacking team will look to connect 4 passes and split the defensive team into the opposite box

**If possession is lost. defensive team takes the square. Team who lost possession lines up between squares and is the new defensive team

**Progression: -Add another defender - must complete 5-7 passes before the switch

Coaching Points:

1) Expand to create space

2) Create Passing Lines

3) Speed of play (get the defense off balance, mobility off the ball)

SIZE OF EXERCISE: each square 10 X 20 yds, 7 yd gap between squares


Football/Soccer Session Plan Drill (Colour): Drill #3 - 3v3 + GK

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Drill #3 - 3v3 + GK

3v3 + GK's

Work:Rest Ratio = 6 X 1 minute games (1 min rest between games)

**Uninterrupted play (coach during the run of play and during rest times)

Coaching Points:

1) Penetrate open space (dribble, pass, shoot)

2) Once ball is won, look to expand quickly

3) Overload dangerous areas by dynamic runs off the ball


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