Football/Soccer Session (Moderate): Creating space when receiving a pass (Start Time: 2017-09-29 13:30:00)

Profile Summary

Chris Parry
Name: Chris Parry
City: Richmond
Country: Canada
Rank: Elite – 0 points
Membership: Young Member
Sport: Football/Soccer

Description

A drill intended to show players how to create space for themselves when receiving a pass, so they can motor away from a defender.


Football/Soccer Session Plan Drill (Colour): Analytical: Making space to receive the ball

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Analytical: Making space to receive the ball (20 mins)

Organization:

1. Team split into 4 groups of 3

2. One soccer ball

3. Activity takes place in center circle

4. Four cone gates placed no edge of circle

Instructions:

1. A 3v3 game is played, with 3 more players from each team lined up outside the circle.

2. Team with the ball must find a way to dribble through the gates.

3. When a player gets through the gate with the ball, he switches out for an outside player.

Coaching Points:

1. Pushing off the defender to create room

2. Opening up to the ball to allow for a turn

3. Overlapping to free up a player hemmed in

4. Exploding away from the defender to create a run

Progressions: 

If scoring is proving too easy, add players from outside


Football/Soccer Session Plan Drill (Colour): Game: Demonstrate knowledge

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Game: Demonstrate knowledge

Organisation:

Half pitch 6v6 game

Task:

Demonstrate understanding of activity in game situation


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Pass
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Dribble

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