Football/Soccer Session (U11): Under 11s - 11.09.14

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Michael Richardson, Adult Member

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Michael  Richardson
Name: Michael Richardson
City: Great Dunmow
Country: United Kingdom
Rank: Elite – 6 points
Membership: Adult Member
Sport: Football/Soccer
Football/Soccer Session Plan Drill (Colour): Dribbling (Change of direction)

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Football/Soccer Session Plan Drill (Colour): Dribbling (Change of direction)
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Dribbling (Change of direction) (60 mins)

Practice Organisation

*Players in pairs with 3 cones laid out in front as illustated with anohter group opposite.

*On whistle players must perform two designated skills through cones.

Learning Objectives:

1. Head up when dribbling to get timing correct.

2. Distance trick is performed.

3. Technique of skills, position of foot/body

4. Acceleration away from defender


Football/Soccer Session Plan Drill (Colour): Passing Pattern

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Passing Pattern (20 mins)

Practice Organisation:

*Two squares set up one square inside the other.

*Players stand on a pole in the middle, and everyone else on the outside.

*Player A passes the ball into Player B, he sets the ball to Player C, who plays the ball out to Player D. The is a continious practice and the pattern follows.

Progressions:

1. Add in a second football.

Learning Objectives:

1. Weight of pass.

2. Movement - check away, check in.

3. Receive the ball on your back foot.

4. Timing of movement.

5. Can you play in one touch.


Football/Soccer Session Plan Drill (Colour): 4 v 4 (+ 3 Neutrals)

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4 v 4 (+ 3 Neutrals) (20 mins)

Suitable for 8's - 18's. Simply reduce pitch size as players get older.

This game should end with the players playing predominantly one and two touch, wothout the coach having to put those restrictions on the game. Very little dribbling/turning.

4 Reds v 4 Blues, + 3 Neutral Yellows. No player is restricted in where they can go. The key to success for the team in possession ( Reds at the moment ) is to maintain their disciplne and stay roughly between the two cones as indicated. This way the player with the ball will have more options. More triangles are created and the 4 defenders ( Blues at the moment ) should struggle to regain possession.

As soon as the defending team make a regain the game continues and they should make their way to the gaps between the cones as quickly as possible.

Learning Objectives

*Recognising where to position yourself to be available for a team mate.

*Learning that by having the discipline to maintain your position, by shuffling only a few yards in any direction, your team mates will always know where you are and will be able to retain possession easily.

Technical

*Body shape - Always open to see as much as possible/to be aware of as many options as possible.

*Passing - Weight/Timing of release.

*Receiving - away from pressure, to entice pressure.

*Direction changes, ball manipulation.

Tactical

*Understanding where to position yourself to be available for the ball, and being aware of as many of your options as possible when in possession of the ball.

Physical

*Low to medium intensity when in possession.

*High intensity when out of possession.

Psychological/Social

*Intelligence to expand pitch when necessary.

*Desire to deny space without the ball.

*Knowledge of triggers of when to press.


Football/Soccer Session Plan Drill (Colour): 9v9 Game

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9v9 Game (60 mins)

Practice Organisation

*Set up a pitch half of astro

*Two teams set up in a 4-3-1


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