Football/Soccer Session (Moderate): Defending with a zonal back 4 (Function & SSG)

Club Logo

Edu-Club: University of South Wales Football

Massimo Miotto, Adult Member

Profile Summary

Massimo Miotto
Name: Massimo Miotto
City: Cardiff
Country: United Kingdom
Rank: Elite – 0 points
Membership: Adult Member
Sport: Football/Soccer
Football/Soccer Session Plan Drill (Colour): Function

See the guidance at the top of this page to understand why you are not seeing interactive Football/Soccer images.

Football/Soccer Session Plan Drill (Colour): Function
Save Image: Football/Soccer Session Plan Drill (Colour): Function

Function (5 mins)

5v5 Function (5mins)

How should the defenders press?

When should the defender press?

Where shoould the defenders press?

Why should the defenders press?

Defeding team use lines as guidelines

The pitch is split into 4 zones, with 2 goals positioned either side of the half way line.

The ball always starts with the red midfield player and the red team must attack the main goal.

To keep the intensity high, the blue team have 7 seconds to score if they regain possession.

Coaching Points

The defense must maintain their shape all the time.

They must create angles and depth of marking to prevent penetrating passes and runs

They must not lose positioning from their zones.

Equipment:

cones

flats

bibs

balls

goals


Football/Soccer Session Plan Drill (Colour): Function Progression

See the guidance at the top of this page to understand why you are not seeing interactive Football/Soccer images.

Football/Soccer Session Plan Drill (Colour): Function Progression
Save Image: Football/Soccer Session Plan Drill (Colour): Function Progression

Function Progression (5 mins)

6v6 Function progression (5mins)

Blue team now recives a screen midfielder to assist in defending and attacking when regaining possession. The red team recieves another midfielder as well.

The screen will be able to apply pressure to the red midfielder player and also the 2 center forwards, by doing this it will increase the attacking intensity as the players will be passing the ball around a lot quicker.


Football/Soccer Session Plan Drill (Colour): SSG

See the guidance at the top of this page to understand why you are not seeing interactive Football/Soccer images.

Football/Soccer Session Plan Drill (Colour): SSG
Save Image: Football/Soccer Session Plan Drill (Colour): SSG

SSG (15 mins)

9v8 SSG (15 mins)

The blue team have now recieved an extra screen and 2 strikers. The red team has recieved an extra midefielder and 2 centre backs.

If the attacking team scores they maintain possession

Defending team still has 7 sec to score


To link this page so that even non-Members can see it, copy paste this URL