Football/Soccer Session (Difficult): Defenders Playing Into Forwards

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Sam Robinson
Name: Sam Robinson
City: Chelmsford
Country: United Kingdom
Rank: Elite – 0 points
Membership: Adult Member
Sport: Football/Soccer
Football/Soccer Session Plan Drill (Colour): Rondo

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

Rondo

Organisation

- 6 v 2 in a circle area

Challenge

Can the defenders restrict the attackers to just passing to first or second line passes, if they are able to make a third line pass this is deemed succesful for the attackers, failure for the defenders.

TP

Attackers

- Open hips

- Passing lines

- Combinations (wall pass)

- When to play slow + quick (tease defenders out)

Defenders

- Body position

- When to press

- Supporting cover, position and body shape

- Cut passing line to third line

- Speed of reaction when ball changes player


Football/Soccer Session Plan Drill (Colour): Passing into the forwards combination

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Passing into the forwards combination (20 mins)

Passing into the forwards combination play

Organisation

- Red cone represent starting position

- Blue coned area shows the area the CF needs to 'unlock'

- Mannequins represent midfielders

Challenge

To time movements to allow supporting players to be available in each pass and to finish with the centre forward in the blue zone as quickly as possible

TP

- Recieve on back foot, hips remain open as much as possible

- when playing penetrating passes can it be punched into wingers

- Timing of movement when moving off wingers and centre backs

- Tempo of pass within the one-two


Football/Soccer Session Plan Drill (Colour): Phase of Play - Unlocking the forwards

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Phase of Play - Unlocking the forwards (35 mins)

Phase Of Play - Unlocking The Forwards

Organisation

- 9v10

- Pitch funneld in centrally as shown

Challenge

If the attacking team score or make an assist within the unlocking area its worth 3 goals

TP

- Timing of runs when centre backs recieve the ball (Wingers & CM)

- Penetrative passes

- Timing of CF movement when wingers recieving the ball into the unlockable area

- Type of incision - pass, dribble or shoot

Challenge

To unlock the space between the defence and midfield unit

TP

Attackers

- Dispersal

- Security & Balance

- Penetrative Passes

- Timing & Movement when played into forwards

- Incision, dribble, pass or shoot?

Defenders

- Pressing when possible

- Compact when pressing not possible

- Slide + screen to cut passing lines

- Depth to cut pass in behind


Football/Soccer Session Plan Drill (Colour): SSG

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SSG (15 mins)

SSG

8v8


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Movement
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