Football/Soccer Session (Beginner): Press and Cover (Start Time: 2016-10-16 15:35:00)

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Darren Doherty
Name: Darren Doherty
City: Woburn Sands
Country: United Kingdom
Rank: Elite – 0 points
Membership: Adult Member
Sport: Football/Soccer

Description

Technique for defenders working in pairs to press and cover


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

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Screen 1 (5 mins)

2v2 Set up as shown.

Passing introduced as secondary element with weight of pass and accuracy needed.

Defenders can only engage once the ball has reached the final attacker.


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Screen 2 (5 mins)

Defender A is to angle their run to push the attacker naturally wide whilst also reducing the passing option to the second attacker.

Defender B is to cover and be aware of the first attacker bursting past defender A, a pass to the second attacker and most important where the goal position is.

The ideal angle for this postion will be 45 degrees from defender A


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Screen 3 (5 mins)

If the attacker bursts past defender A then defender B is to press and defender A is to cover.


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Screen 4 (5 mins)

If the pass is made from the 1st attacker then defender B is to press, again angling the run and correct body shape to force the attacker wide

defender A is to recover and take position between the goal and second attacker.


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