Football/Soccer Session (Moderate): Movement and Combinations- Review and Introduce 3rd Man Runs

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Patrick Kasperitis
Name: Patrick Kasperitis
City: San Antonio
Country: United States of America
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Sport: Football/Soccer
Football/Soccer Session Plan Drill (Colour): 3rd Man Runs

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3rd Man Runs

This Session will look to review other combinations like the

1) Wall Pass

2) Overlap

3) Double Pass

and will look to introduce the 3rd man Run

Pattern 1

For the 3rd man run, players are set up in a triangle. Ball starts at the bottom of the triangle

Ball gets played to one of the sides, who turns and plays a pass to another player who should be running already.

*** Progression - can have a double pass on the first pass

Pattern 2

3rd man overlap.

Ball is played across the triangle

Player at the bottom of the triangle makes an overlapping run forward to receive a ball.

Variation this exercise can be done to goal to contextualize it for finishing.


Football/Soccer Session Plan Drill (Colour): 4v4 Endzone Game

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4v4 Endzone Game

This game is 4v4 in the grid with the goal of trying to play into the endzone

Encourage off the ball movement that will release players into the endzone to score by receiving it in the endzone.

Above you can see the type of picture we will want to encourage by making runs into the endzone from players who are not receiving the first pass.


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Movement
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Custom Movement
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Pass
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Pitch Line 2
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