Football/Soccer Session (Moderate): Counter Attacking

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Andres Murillo
Name: Andres Murillo
City: Bakersfield
Country: United States of America
Rank: Elite – 0 points
Membership: Adult Member
Sport: Football/Soccer
Football/Soccer Session Plan Drill (Colour): Screen 1

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Football/Soccer Session Plan Drill (Colour): Screen 1
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Screen 1 (15 mins)

This game starts with the BLUE team and Forward 1 attacking and the RED team defending.

the blue team has 10 seconds to score.

--If the attacking team scores they immediatly get a ball from the middle and procedd to atack the other goal.

--If the defending team wins the ball, they counter attack (10 sec) . They must directly pass the ball to forward 2 or with a series of short passes.

--Allow only three touches in the middle zone.

--Keep the time restrictions to make a game with lots of transitions and a high tempo.

Borrowed from Gary Curneen's book "The modern soccer coach: Pre-season training" (2016) (p.25)


Football/Soccer Session Plan Drill (Colour): Screen 2

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Set a 25x50 yard area.

-In a 3v2 situation game. The attacking team has 3-4 minutes to score.

-As soon as they score, the attaking team loses one of its members and becomes the defensive team.

-Immediately, a player from the RED team dribbles into the pitch and they become the attacking team for 3-4 mins or until they score.

-Keep the transition for about 15 min and keep the SCORE.

Borrowed from Gary Curneen's book "The modern soccer coach: Pre-season training" (2016) (p.27)


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