Football/Soccer Session (Advanced): Switching Point of attack

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Matthew Kane, Adult Member

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Matthew Kane
Name: Matthew Kane
City: Belfast
Country: Ireland
Membership: Adult Member
Sport: Football/Soccer
Football/Soccer Session Plan Drill (Colour): Conditioned Game

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Football/Soccer Session Plan Drill (Colour): Conditioned Game
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Conditioned Game (20 mins)


-Using attacking and middle third of the field

-2 gates on each end

- Formation 3-1-3 (7players)


- Neutral on either end (In middle of gates)

3 Teams if necessary

- Extra players serve ball in from sides


Coaching Points:

- Weight, angle, timing, trajectory and shape of pass

- Direction and distance of first touch

- Movement off the ball to create space (for self and teammates) and open passing lane

- Speed, angle and timing of supporting movement

- Read triggers and body lanaguage of teammates

- Speed of play

- Recognizing correct moments to switch or to penetrate

- Be Paitent

- Deep Width of Defenders, Midfielders staying central

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