Football/Soccer Session (Beginner): Defending 1v1

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mikaela meechan
Name: mikaela meechan
City: LINDENHURST AREA SC
Country: United States of America
Membership: Adult Member
Sport: Football/Soccer
Football/Soccer Session Plan Drill (Colour): 1v1 defending

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1v1 defending

SetUp

Two 12x20 areas with 3 gate goals as shown

Drill

One defending team, one attacking team. Play 1 from the defending passes into player two who turns and passes to player 3 of the attacking team. The attacker/3 must score by dribbling past the defender/1. The attacker gets 2 points for a dribble through Blue goals, 1 point for the red goals.

Progressions

If the defender wins the ball they must pass to their player on the outside

Rotate players/opponents every 3 minutes

Coaching Points

Close down quickly - pressure the ball

Body position - side on, footwork

Slow down/delay the attacker

Dont dive in - patience, look for triggers


Football/Soccer Session Plan Drill (Colour): 1v1s

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1v1s (20 mins)

Set Up

Create 8x12 channels, yellow cones on the mid line.

Drill

Defender plays into attacker then it's 1v1 to end line, foot on the ball to score. After a goal, retreat into your own half. If the ball goes out in your own half, you get to restart. Run it as a ladder tournement, 90 second games, winner right, loser moves left .

Coaching points:

- angle/speed of pressure

- timing of challenge

-Fast slow skateboard low


Football/Soccer Session Plan Drill (Colour): 1v1

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1v1

Set Up

10x10 x2

Drill

Defening team (blue) plays ball in to red

Attacking team (red) has to call red goal or yellow goal on first touch

Blue has to show red to the other goal that is not called if sucessful they earn a point

if Red scores in goal they called they get 2 points

Coaching Points

Fast slow skateboard low

show attacker to opposite goal

angle/speed of pressure

timing of challenge


Arrow Large Line Straight 2px Arrow Medium Right
Movement
Arrow Large Line Straight 2px Arrow Medium Right
Pass
Arrow Large Line Straight 2px Arrow Medium Right
Dribble
Arrow Large Line Straight 2px Arrow Medium Right
Shaded Pitch Area

Animation Controls (PCs, Macs, Laptops):

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Back/Forward: Drag timeline button