Football/Soccer Session (Moderate): Principals of possession

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Ben Chambers
Name: Ben Chambers
City: Media
Country: United States of America
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Sport: Football/Soccer
Football/Soccer Session Plan Drill (Colour): Dutch Square with Splitting Passes

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Football/Soccer Session Plan Drill (Colour): Dutch Square with Splitting Passes
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Dutch Square with Splitting Passes (20 mins)

25x25 Grid

Dutch Square with splitting passes.

Passing pattern, follow your pass.

Focus on proper technique receiving and passing of ball, encourage quick play.

Progression 1: Add layoff at red mid-point cones.

Progression 2: Add layoff at corner cones prior to splitting pass.


Football/Soccer Session Plan Drill (Colour): Playing through the middle zone

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Playing through the middle zone (20 mins)

Play through the the middle 3rd to targets

25x25 grid, or size based on number of players and ability. Create center area with dummies or cones.

Play 5v5+1 or equal numbers.

1 Point is scored by playing from target to target going through the middle zone of the field.

Encourage patient possession, checking of runs into middle zone to receive.

Restrict to 2-3 touches on the outside but unlimited in middle zone.

Coaching Points:

Patient possession

Movement off the ball into middle zone

Find passing lanes and space to receive

Quality of first touch

Combination play


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