Football/Soccer Session (Beginner): Goalkeeping- crosses/high balls

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Paul Burke
Name: Paul Burke
City: Corunna
Country: Canada
Rank: Elite – 3 points
Membership: Adult Member
Sport: Football/Soccer

Description

Dealing with crosses/high balls


Football/Soccer Session Plan Drill (Colour): Introduction to high balls

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Introduction to high balls (10 mins)

OBJECTIVES - To introduce dealing with high balls

DESCRIPTION- Play high ball against wall

COACHING POINTS

good body shape

jump off correct foot

attack the ball/higest point for you

finish position


Football/Soccer Session Plan Drill (Colour): High balls

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High balls (10 mins)

OBJECTIVES - To improve dealing with high balls

DESCRIPTION- Play highball into your partner

COACHING POINTS

good lateral movement

body shape

jump off the correct foot

attack the ball


Football/Soccer Session Plan Drill (Colour): Introduce correct foot

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Introduce correct foot (15 mins)

OBJECTIVES - To improve dealing with crosses technique

DESCRIPTION

GK Starts on middle cone.

2 servers with ball throw ball high above outside cones. one at a time.

GK catches ball at highest point.

Work both sides.

GK does 4 each side and swaps with a server

COACHING POINTS

Cath ball at highest point

jump with outside knee

W with hands

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Football/Soccer Session Plan Drill (Colour): Crosses under pressure

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Crosses under pressure (25 mins)

OBJECTIVES - To improve dealing with high balls while under pressure

DESCRIPTION- Play highball into your partner, goalkeeper comes and collects

progressions

A keeper is behind forward

B keeper is 90 deg to ball

C keeper is behind two strikers

COACHING POINTS

good body shape

jump off correct foot

attack the ball/higest point for you

finish position


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