Football/Soccer Session (U6): Valley Stream Soccer Micros (wk 4)

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Denise Wilson, Adult Member

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Denise Wilson
Name: Denise Wilson
City: New York City
Country: United States of America
Rank: Elite – 2 points
Membership: Adult Member
Sport: Football/Soccer
Football/Soccer Session Plan Drill (Colour): I can do this, can you?

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I can do this, can you?

Organization:

1. Open area.

2. Every player with a ball.

Instructions:

1. Every player has a ball.

2. Coach has a ball.

3. Coach says, "I can do this, can you?" and performs a skill.

4. Players try to copy coach

Coaching Points:

1. Head up.

2. Soft, controlled touches.

3. Agility and balance.

Progressions:


Football/Soccer Session Plan Drill (Colour): FIeld Trip

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FIeld Trip

Organization:

1. 25x25 area.

2. Four 5x5 corners set up as shown.

3. Every player with a ball.

Instructions:

1. Each corner represents a different place: the zoo, candy store, playground, and amusement park.

2. On coach's command, players drive (dribble their ball) to a different fun place.

3. Objective is to arrive as quickly as possible to each location.

4. Watch out for traffic cones.

5. If a player crashes his car (hits traffic cones), he needs to repair before proceeding (five toe taps).

Coaching Points:

1) Big touches when in space.

2) Head up.

3) Use multiple surface of the foot.

4) Change of speed and direction.

Progressions:

1) Call out various places so players are forced to turn.


Football/Soccer Session Plan Drill (Colour): Sleeping Giant

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Sleeping Giant

Organization:

1. 20x20 area.

2. Every player with a ball.

3. Blue cones or pinnies laid out as lakes.

4. Orange cones laid out as lava patches.

Instructions:

1. Sleeping giant has food in his house (yellow pinnies represented by yellow cones in diagram).

2. Players travel through the enchanted forest with their magic soccer ball.

3. If giant awakes he will look out to the forest and shout, "Who goes there?"

4. Soccer players, standing completely still with foot on ball shout, "We're nothing but talking trees!"

5. Players put giant back to sleep by singing "Twinkle twinkle little star."

6. Players continue towards giant's house to steal his food and return home safely.

7. Avoid lakes or ball will sink. Avoid lava patches or ball will burn.

8. Keep ball close to use magic to look like a talking tree.

Coaching Points:

1. Head up.

2. Close ball control.

3. Surfaces of foot to dribble (inside, outside, sole).

4. Surface to stop the ball (sole).

Progressions: Giant refuses to fall asleep after awaking and chases after food. Add/remove lava patches and/or lakes.


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