Football/Soccer Session (U8): Clifton Camp (Start Time: 2015-04-06 09:00:00)

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Jordan Collver, Adult Member

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Jordan Collver
Name: Jordan Collver
City: Whitesboro
Country: United States of America
Rank: Elite – 1 points
Membership: Adult Member
Sport: Football/Soccer
Football/Soccer Session Plan Drill (Colour): Spiderman

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Spiderman (15 mins)

Organization

20 x 25 yard area. All players in area, 2 players on outside with pinnies in their hand. Players with pinnie try to throw it (like a web) and tag players (like Spiderman's web), if player is tagged, they are it, play for 30 seconds, repeat.

Progressions

Introduce a ball per player

Call 2 numbers (players must turn)

Coaching Points

Awareness of area and traffic.

Start slow/keep ball close

change of speed - From dribble to speed dribble


Football/Soccer Session Plan Drill (Colour): Fox and Farmers

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Fox and Farmers (15 mins)

Equipment:

- Every player with a ball.

- Half of players have a pinnie tucked into back of shorts making a tail (foxes Other half with no tail are the farmer. 

Organization:

- Foxes dribble around trying to keep away from farmers

- Farmers try to take foxes tails by pulling pinnies out

- Once pinnie is pulled fox in now a farmer and game is players until there are no foxes left. Play again and make sure everyone get to be in both groups. 


Football/Soccer Session Plan Drill (Colour): Bandits

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Bandits (20 mins)

In a 15w x 20l grid, select one or two players to be the "bandits". The "Bandits" mission is to get the other players soccer balls. Once they have a players ball that player becomes the new "bandit".

Check for understanding questions:

Coach-What can players do to protect the ball? Player: Change direction change speed.or hide the ball with their body(shielding)

Coach: Where should the ball be when shieding? Player: On the foot farthest away from the "Bandit"


Football/Soccer Session Plan Drill (Colour): 1 vs 1

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1 vs 1 (25 mins)

Equipment:

- Field split up into grids side ways across field 10 yds x width of field.

- Players split up into pairs with each group having 1 ball.

Organization:

- Players work in 1 vs 1 situations with the goal of dribbling the ball over the line at each end.

- Once they cross the goal line they leave the ball for the other person and turn to play defence.

- If defender wins the ball they instantly try to cross their line.

- Play for 1 minute and switch pairings up by either random switching or ladder where player who scored most move right and player with less points moves left.

Key Coaching Points:

- Remind them to use the moves and skills we've been working on.

- Play with the ball in front of you working to move forward.

- Smaller controlled touches trying to keep ball close to your feet.


Football/Soccer Session Plan Drill (Colour): 4 Square

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4 Square (15 mins)

Set Up - 4 equally sized grids can be created with disc cones. 3 attacking / dribbling players each with a ball, in all 4 of the squares. 1 defender w/out a ball defending in each square.

On coach command, red attacking players are asked to dribble their ball in their designated square while keeping the ball with close control away from defender. Defender will attempt to knock balls out of square.

Progressions:

- Coach allows attacking players to freely dribble to any square, but defenders must stay in their designated square.

- Coach takes away 1 ball from each square group of 3 attacking players, creating 4 support players who can move to receive passes from red attacking teammates

- Coach can create target goals (puggs or with cones) outside of 4 squares for defenders to shoot at IF they win the ball


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