Football/Soccer Session (Academy Sessions): 1st Feb 2024 - Shooting

Club Logo

Pro-Club: FAW Coach Ed

Gary Done

Profile Summary

Gary Done
Name: Gary Done
City: Mold
Country: United Kingdom
Membership: Adult Member
Sport: Football/Soccer


Organisation (Practice Layout & Transition)

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

See the guidance at the top of this page to understand why you are not seeing interactive Football/Soccer images.

Football/Soccer Session Plan Drill (Colour): Screen 1
Save Image: Football/Soccer Session Plan Drill (Colour): Screen 1 Create Video:

Screen 1

Shooting Under Pressure 

Min 2 players at each station 1, 2 & 3

Player 1 plays pass into shaded area. Player 2 receives ball, controls and keeps the ball within the shaded area, and shoots at goal

As Player 1 passes, Player 3 runs from cone, around pole and closes down Player 2. 

After passing Player 1 moves behind the goal to join queue at player 3 station 

After shooting Player 2 moves to Player 1

Player 3 moves to Player 2

Adaptations (Progressions & Regressions):

Reg - Remove closing down player (player 3) make it unopposed shooting drill

Prog - Add it a mannequin(s) to close one side of the goal to make shooting player move the ball. 

Monitor distance closing player is running, if getting to shooter too early extend distance, if not getting anywhere near shooter shorten the distance. Aim is to replicate match situation and defender closing down shooter

Challenges, Conditions or Targets:

1st time shot

2 touch

Animation Controls (PCs, Macs, Laptops):

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

Back/Forward: Drag timeline button