Football/Soccer Session (Academy Sessions): Goalkeeper Bowl.

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David McCarthy
Name: David McCarthy
City: Castleisland
Country: Ireland
Membership: Adult Member
Sport: Football/Soccer
Football/Soccer Session Plan Drill (Colour): Goalkeeper Bowl.

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Football/Soccer Session Plan Drill (Colour): Goalkeeper Bowl.
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Goalkeeper Bowl. (10 mins)


Set up area based on keepers ability to 'Bowl' pass out ball.

Keeper plays pass to player opposite to start drill , 

they must shoot on first touch.

if keeper saves attacker from his side can run in and keeper 'bowls' pass for them to run on too and try finish.

Coaching Points:

Purpose of drill is to improve the goalkeepers ability to distribute with the hands.

Use proper bowling technique.

Underhand roll to team mate.

Ball should not bounce but instead resemble a good short foot pass.

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