Football/Soccer Session (Academy Sessions): Edgemont Clinics: U8/9s 11/5 11/7 Attacking 2v2: Decision Making (Start Time: 2017-11-07 16:00:00)

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Ryan Bjelland
Name: Ryan Bjelland
City: San Antonio
Country: United States of America
Membership: Adult Member
Sport: Football/Soccer

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Edgemont Clinics U8/9 11/5 and 11/7: Individual tactics in 2v2 situations


Football/Soccer Session Plan Drill (Colour): Technical Warmup

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Technical Warmup (20 mins)

Organization:

See Fig 1. Field is 25x30. Adjust as needed for numbers/progressions/regressions. All players with a ball, half with bibs on right away, or as coach chooses to distribute them. Cones for next activity setup, gates in the corners, two gates of different colors as shown. Pugg nets set up on the endlines for end game.

Instructions:

Players dribble according to the coach's commands, everything is for 1 minute.

- Impress coach with their moves

- Don't let anyone else touch your soccer ball

- Turning

- Different surfaces of the foot

-etc.

Use this time to really get the kids going and engaged in the session! Lots of energry from the coaches.

Coaching Points:

* Quick feet and heads up play

* Trying new moves during training to be able to preform during the game

* Correct execution of the moves

* Correct soccer specific movements (motor control development)

Progressions:

P1: Splits game for points. Each time a player is able to take a big touch at speed between two other players dribbling in the area, they get a point. Play for 1 minute. Player with the most points wins

- If player's ball goes out or is touched by anything else besides the players foot, the player starts over at 0 points.

- Add defender(s)

P2: Players break into partners with one soccer ball between them, the rest to coach. Players pass with their partner unless specified.

- Must always be moving inbetween passes (1 minute)

- Must accelerate opposite direction from the direction of your pass to the partener (1 minute)

- Must run around another player before recieving another pass from your partner

- Must always pass to and receive from a different player (no longer in partners)


Football/Soccer Session Plan Drill (Colour): 2v2 Game to Goal

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2v2 Game to Goal (20 mins)

Organization:

See Fig 2. Four pugg nets set up as shown. Same field at 25x30. Change as needed. All balls in a pile with coach. Players in lines at all four corners, one team at both corners at one end and the other team opposite.

Instructions:

Coach feeds the ball into the area, and players play 2v2. Players can score one point by dribbling though a gate in the other team's corners. The corner color does not matter. Once the ball is scored or goes out of bounds, the players rotate. First team to score 7 points wins.

If coaches need to change the activity to non directional, make all pugg goals 3 points.

Coaching Points:

* Eyes up play, where is your teammate and what are defenders showing you?

* Look to recognize and create 1v1 situations

* Movement off the ball to help teammate

* Passing to space or feet? Visual cues of the game

Progressions:

P1: Coach plays a additional ball into the area for players to play (coach to recognize 1v1 situations and communcation)

P2: Teams still score a point by dribbling through the gates, but can score 3 points by scoring in the puggs. First team to 12 points wins.

P3: One team must defend Pugg goals north and south (grey) while the other team must defend east and west goals (yellow)


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

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Conditioned Game (10 mins)

Organization:

Three teams of four players. Each in different colored shirts. Field set up is 30x25. One player in each corner as a bumper player. 4v4 in middle of the grid. Soccer balls either with coach or behind Puggs.

Instructions:

Soccer. The players must play a bumper player before scoring. Can be any bumper player they play. First team to two goals or 4 minute games. Winners stay on, challengers get the ball.

Coaching Points:

- Where is the pressure? Where is the easiest pass?

- Eyes up to see when the long switch is on

- Combination play with the bumper players

- Movement while the ball is moving to be in a good supporting position

Progressions:

P1: Free play


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