Football/Soccer Session (Beginner): Recieving the Ball on the Back Foot - U10 Welty (Start Time: 2015-07-28 09:20:00)

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Joshua Welty, Adult Member

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Joshua Welty
Name: Joshua Welty
City: Kansas City
Country: United States of America
Rank: Elite – 9 points
Membership: Adult Member
Sport: Football/Soccer

Description

Session focuses on quality passes and receibving the ball on the back foot, letting it cross your body, and staying open to the field of play.


Football/Soccer Session Plan Drill (Colour): Warm Up:  Short Passing in Pairs

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Warm Up: Short Passing in Pairs (15 mins)

Organization: Players in pairs about 5 yards apart with 2 balls. Passing 2 touch (different feet/same foot) Progess to one touch, 2 balls per pair 2 touch, then 2 balls per pair 1 touch. Good set up to do heading or head juggling in pairs if desired.

Coaching Points: On balls of feet. Stay Balanced and acive. Concentrate on good touches and quality passes with different areas of the feet. How long can they go without a poor touch? Timing and communication when using 2 balls. (When using 2 balls, balls must follow same pattern - or must stay on same side - eg: right foot to player 1 to left foot of player 2 and vice versa)


Football/Soccer Session Plan Drill (Colour): Dutch Receiving Square Patterns

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Dutch Receiving Square Patterns (15 mins)

Set Up: 10 yard squares. Pass, then follow pass. Next player recieves and play continues. Go both directions. Players and ball should be kept out of the square.

Coaching Points: Quality and Pace/Weight of passes. Pass to correct foot. Move to recieve back foot, facing the play. Call for the ball (Communicate!)

Forward-Set-Slide: Introduce passing pattern as shown. Introduce Forward-Set-Slide terminology.

Coaching Points: Same as pattern 1. Timing of runs and passes. Communication of the forward-set-slide ball movement

Progressions: Use groups of 6 and start 2 balls on opposite corners. Can have them do moves before they pass.


Football/Soccer Session Plan Drill (Colour): 3v1 Keep Ball

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3v1 Keep Ball (15 mins)

Organization: Players play 3v1 Keep Ball against a defender. Can rotate defenders every 2 Minutes or if the defender wins ball, switches with player who last touched it.

Instructions: Can turn into a game where 5 passes = goal. Defenders can score by winning ball. Play 2 minute games where everyone has a chance to be the defender.

Coaching Points: Receive back foot to space away from defender. Proper weight and pace of passes. Recieve, touch and play the ball away from the defender. Keep the ball moving. Move to support teammates. Call for the ball.


Football/Soccer Session Plan Drill (Colour): 4v1 Transitional Possession

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4v1 Transitional Possession (15 mins)

Set Up: Groups of 4or 5 in adjacent 15x15 grids. One team plays keep ball Possesion while 1 defender tries to win ball and pass it to his team mates in adjacent square. Player who loses possession becomes defender in adjacent square. Game continues. If ball goes out of bounds, coach plays a new one in immediately.

Coaching Points: Receive back foot to space away from defender. Proper weight and pace of passes. Play the ball away from the defender. Keep the ball moving. Move to support teammates. Call for the ball.

Progressions: Play 4v2 or 5v2. Can players complete a Forward-Set-Slide and retain possession?


Football/Soccer Session Plan Drill (Colour): 4 Corner Game

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4 Corner Game (15 mins)

Organization: Play directional and score by passing ball through either gate

Coaching Points: Receive back foot to space away from defender. Proper weight and pace of passes. Play the ball away from the defender. Keep the ball moving. Move to support teammates. Call for the ball.


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