Football/Soccer Session (U15): Crossing and finishing

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Ashley Williams
Name: Ashley Williams
City: newtown
Country: United Kingdom
Rank: Elite – 15 points
Membership: Young Member
Sport: Football/Soccer
Football/Soccer Session Plan Drill (Colour): out from the back

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out from the back (25 mins)

Session Organisation

Play Area; 60yds x 75yds. 2 x 15yd x 15yd zoned areas either side, in advance of the penalty area.

3 manaqins + poles + cones and footballs.

Detail

GK rolls out to full back, he plays into zone player who then plays long diagonal into recieving player,.pass and follow. On recieving players 1st touch he runs at pace on goal creating 1 v 1 against G/K. he must only play on the recieving half of the field and is pursued by a defender on coaches call. Work both sides and then add progression; Rotational change, overlapping full-back, add a striker give and goes, 2v2; 2v3 etc.

Four Corners

Technical

Receiving, passing, running with the ball, dribbling & finishing

Tactical

improve attacking principles, timing of forward runs and positional awareness.

Physical

Improve anaerobic fitness and strength on the ball.

Psychological

Set yourself personal objectives and develop good habits.

Social

Encourage your team mates, don't react if things go wrong.


Football/Soccer Session Plan Drill (Colour): Overload Phase of  Play

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Overload Phase of Play (30 mins)

Session Organisation

Half pitch with goals at each end, as illustrated. 16 players (incl. 2GK’s) organised 9v7, supply of balls by goal with GK. Practice starts with: GK rolling ball to either MF for attacking team.

Four Corners

Technical

Quality & timing of A’s passing & movement. Receiving, screening & turning skills in MF & quality movement, crosses and finish in attacking areas. Effective ball retention in all areas & precise passing execution. Individual creativity in 1v1 2v1 situations, looking for goal scoring opportunities.

Depth of D’s back line & position of screening player. D’s marking & covering positions. Speed & precision of counter-attack by D’s, breaking out into MF areas.

Concentration of A’s defenders to safeguard against possible counter-attack.

Tactical

Speed & movement of ball by A’s. Individual & combined decisions on passing, dribbling, turning,

running with the ball, quality crosses and finishing.

Movement & support to exploit space available in front, behind & between D’s. Overlapping timely runs from deep. Maintain composure in possession, looking for penetrating pass, cross and finish

but having patience to explore alternative options. Pass selection: when to play to feet, when to play to space.

Physical

Improve Aerobic Fitness through Game Situations. Speed/Strength and Power will be achieved through game specific work.

Psychological

Communication & coordination of team movement to unbalance D’s.

Social

Encourage team players


Football/Soccer Session Plan Drill (Colour): Zonal 11v11

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Zonal 11v11 (30 mins)

Session Organisation

Full size play area; Footballs + full-size goals.11v11 incl GK's; 2 zoned chanel areas on each side of the field and 3 zoned areas Def 4 v 2 / Mid 4 v 4 & Attack 2 v 4

Detail

GK throws into CMF who arrives late to recieve unapposed and plays early into FB. FB's in possession are encouraged to brake out into wide zoned areas and on first touch Def Winger can enter creating 1v1 up to halfway, winger can then enter attacking half but Def team is only allowed 1 Def in area creating 2v1. MF's need to switch play, play forward and encourage dynamic movement, quality crosses and early accurate finish.

Four Corners

Technical

Quality & timing of A’s passing & movement. Receiving, screening & turning skills in MF & quality movement, crosses and finish in attacking areas. Effective ball retention in all areas & precise passing execution. Individual creativity in 1v1 2v1 situations, looking for goal scoring opportunities.

Depth of D’s back line & position of screening player. D’s marking & covering positions. Speed & precision of counter-attack by D’s, breaking out into MF areas.

Concentration of A’s defenders to safeguard against possible counter-attack.

Tactical

Understanding team shape 4-4-2 and discipline. Speed & movement of ball by A’s. Individual & combined decisions on passing, dribbling, turning, running with the ball, quality crosses and finishing.

Movement & support to exploit space available in front, behind & between D’s. Overlapping timely runs from deep. Maintain composure in possession, looking for penetrating pass, cross and finish

but having patience to explore alternative options. Pass selection: when to play to feet, when to play to space.

Physical

Improve Aerobic Fitness through Game Situations. Speed/Strength and Power will be achieved through game specific work.

Psychological

Communication & coordination of team movement to unbalance D’s.

Social

Encourage team players


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