Football/Soccer Session (Moderate): Playing through the thirds

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Matt Parkinson
Name: Matt Parkinson
City: Accrington
Country: United Kingdom
Rank: Elite – 0 points
Membership: Adult Member
Sport: Football/Soccer
Football/Soccer Session Plan Drill (Colour): Technical

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Technical (15 mins)

4 Balls needed/x3 sets of bibs on total for session.

What is Playing through the thirds? Requirements of players for it to happen?

1) Ball is played in to either middle man and played out to any person on the outside

2) Players then pass to only, their team mate on the outside


Football/Soccer Session Plan Drill (Colour): Skill 4v4 or 3v3 + 2 Floaters

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Skill 4v4 or 3v3 + 2 Floaters (15 mins)

2 from each team on the outside, players must work diagnoal and opposite to receive the ball and work it to their teammate on the other side.

Different lines, timing of movement and communication

1) start with an initial overload of 5v3 to allow for succes for the team in possesion. Must be at least 4 passes before passing to outsides.

2) remove overload and becomes a 4v4 on the inside, working the Diagonal and opposite angle of pass.


Football/Soccer Session Plan Drill (Colour): SSG

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SSG (25 mins)

2v1 in final thirds and 3v3 in the middle third + a floater if needed

If ball is played long into final third striker then ball must be set to a oncoming player from the middle third.

Allow to be unnopposed to develop understanding of patterns and movements


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Pass
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Custom Pass
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