Football/Soccer Session (U8): Howell Predators- Passing (Inside of Foot)

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Raymond Stellhorn
Name: Raymond Stellhorn
City: Belmar
Country: United States of America
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Sport: Football/Soccer
Football/Soccer Session Plan Drill (Colour): Warm Up -  In Foot Bowling

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Warm Up - In Foot Bowling (10 mins)

Organization:

20x20 space

2 teams - Each play in thier own half with 5 tall cones inside the half.

4 "bowlers" play in the half" 2 "retrievers" help collect balls and get them back to area.

Instructions:

Don't cross halfway line

Use inside foot pass to bowl over the opposite teams 5 cones.

Coaching Points:

Passer - head up to find open target

-proper passing technique (ankle locked, toe up)

Defender - Move to block passes

-try to control attacker's pass, then prepare your own pass.

Progressions:

Allow players to defend cones.

Allow 1 player to cross over


Football/Soccer Session Plan Drill (Colour): Main Theme

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Main Theme (20 mins)

Organization:

Players in pairs

20 yards apart

1 cone between each pair (10 yards) with a ball on top

1 ball per pair

Instructions:

Players attempt to pass their ball and knock the soccer ball off the cone in the middle

If one player knocks the ball off the cone, they reset it on the cone while their partner gets ready to play

See how many times players can knock the ball off their cone

Play for set time or to set number of points

Coaching Points:

Head up to observe target

Contact the ball in the middle

Technique - ankle locked, toe up

Accuracy and weight

Progressions:

Competitions

-Winning player moves up a cone, loser moves down

-Play one side versus the other, team to knock most soccer balls off wins

Reg - make space smaller


Football/Soccer Session Plan Drill (Colour): Main Theme

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Main Theme (15 mins)

Organization:

Same set up as previous activity

Half the players in a triangle, half with a ball

Instructions:

Players with a socer ball dribble through the area looking for a teammate in a triangle

Player A passes to Player B in the triangle.

Player B receives and takes the ball out one of the other 2 sides of the triangle then looks for another triangle + teammate

Competition - Players get 1 point for every successful pass, first to 15 passes wins

Coaching Points:

Head up to find teammate

Proper passing technique

-inside of the foot

-correct weight of pass

-accuracy

Communication

Positioning in triangle to receive - set up to exit out different side than ball arrives in

Progressions:

Make triangles smaller - require better accuracy

Must receive with specific part of the foot - inside, outside, cruyff

Add in defenders


Football/Soccer Session Plan Drill (Colour): Main Theme

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Main Theme (20 mins)

Organization:

3 or 4 grids set up as shown

Teams of 4 preferable

1 ball per group

Instructions:

Players number themselves off 1, 2, 3, 4

Game begins with each team keeping possesion within their grid

Coach calls out a number, that player runs to next grid over and tries to win the ball from the 3 remaining players

Team to keep possesion the longest wins

Play several rounds

Coaching Points:

Accuracy of pass

Quickness of pass to avoid defender

Movement to open space

Good first touch to set up next play

Progressions:

Once a team completes X number of passes, they can send their defender

Reg - make space bigger

- defender is semi opposed


Football/Soccer Session Plan Drill (Colour): Conditoned Game

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Conditoned Game

Organization:

30x30 space

Play 5v5

2 goal at each end to score on

Instructions:

Players have two goal to score into

Every time the ball goes out it must be a pass in

First pass is free

Cannot score directly from pass in

Coaching Points:

Look to switch play by passing ball to other side of field using inside of foot

Oberserve target when passing

Taking a prep touch before passing

Accuracy of pass


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