Football/Soccer Session (U14): Defending in wide areas - Function

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Michael Fox, Adult Member

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Michael Fox
Name: Michael Fox
City: Peterborough
Country: United Kingdom
Rank: Elite – 17 points
Membership: Adult Member
Sport: Football/Soccer
Football/Soccer Session Plan Drill (Colour): Defending in wide areas - Function

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Defending in wide areas - Function (45 mins)

Organisation - Area marked out approx 10-15 yrds into the opposite half. Area is marked out in this specific way to allow the players to have the relative movents in relation to the theme.

7v7 + GK.

Blue to attack the goal / When the reds regain possession they play into the target players as quickly as possible. Target players to then play into the blues to allow free flow.

1 - Start position can be varied but initially start with the furthest midfielder away from the main side of the area of coaching will take place.

Key Coaching points

Pressing the ball

-When,why,how ?

Supporting the press

- Marking spaces

- Marking opponents

- who,how?

- Tracking & marking opponents

- Defending responsabilities in/around penalty box


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