Football/Soccer Session (Academy Sessions): U8 - Encouraging Forward Thinking Players - SSG

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Pro-Club: Peterborough United FC Academy

Michael Fox, Adult Member

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Michael Fox
Name: Michael Fox
City: Peterborough
Country: United Kingdom
Membership: Adult Member
Sport: Football/Soccer
Football/Soccer Session Plan Drill (Colour): Can't Play Backwards

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Football/Soccer Session Plan Drill (Colour): Can't Play Backwards
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Can't Play Backwards (30 mins)

Organisation - 4v4 / 5v5 - depending on number of players. Pitch is split up into 3rds. Once the ball is played into the middle third it can't be played backwards, If the ball is played backwards the game restarts from the opposition goal. Let the players LEARN the game before we try to make the EFFECTIVE in the game.

- Try to take up positions to support AHEAD of the ball

- Take opportunities to play forwards

3 x 10 minute games - Against same team

Game 1 - Players can't play backwards

Game 2 - Players can only play backwards in Final 1/3

Game 3 - If all players are in opposition half and score its worth 3

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