Football/Soccer Session (Moderate): Building from the Back with 6/8

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Michael Peters
Name: Michael Peters
City: Bonney Lake
Country: United States of America
Membership: Young 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 (10 mins)

(2)10x10 Grid - Join into on arrival

Once 10 have arrived split into 2 4v1 and continue to add on to each group. Next arriving go inside to make a 2v4, then continue to add on to outside keeping 2 in the middle...4v2, 5v2..etc.

Fast play

Movement off of ball in passing lanes

Read play

Want the ball

Body position

Know where next play is going before ball gets to you

Once warm go into stretching - 3 lines


Football/Soccer Session Plan Drill (Colour): Transition Rondo

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Transition Rondo (10 mins)

(2)10x20 grid divided into (2) 10x10

4/5v2+1 

2 minutes on then change defenders - defenders go to end transition players (red)

Blue players and red in the grid keep possession of ball staying inside one grid attempting to connect 5 passes

After 5 or more passes they can then transfer to red player in opposite side

All players except the red that was in the original rondo transition to the other grid and continue

Coaching Points:

Fast play

Movement off of ball in passing lanes / find open spaces

Read play

Want the ball

Body position - open to play and receive on back foot

Know where next play is going before ball gets to you

Communication



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

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Tactical 1 (20 mins)

40x30 grid

2 even teams with 4 bumpers

Team in possession attempts to move ball from bumpers to bumpers

(3) 5 minute sessions

Allow players to play and discover on first session

 Discuss options for space to eliminate ball chasing

Allow to play and guide on the fly 

Coaching Points:

Use the space - space=time / time=quality

Open body to receive ball and see playing area - Will reduce touches needed and speed play

Accurate and properly weighted passes

Communication

Checking space / can we turn with the ball

Supporting spaces to receive passes


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

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Tactical 2 (20 mins)

Half field

6v4

Blues to start w/ball GK and attempt to score in 3 small goals placed on the halfway line

Alternate in green players to keep fresh

Coaching Points:

WB's press high on flanks in possession - Do we notice how formation changes when we press high

CB's to play out to edge of 18 in possession

Use the GK

Develop patterns to press out

Back 4 do not dribble out, look to combine and join attack

Isolate opponent to cue off of them 



Football/Soccer Session Plan Drill (Colour): Scrimmage

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Scrimmage (30 mins)

Full field play


Animation Controls (PCs, Macs, Laptops):

Play animation
Play step-by-step
Repeat (toggle)
Full Screen
Pause
Stop

Back/Forward: Drag timeline button