Football/Soccer Session (Difficult): Shooting from a Lay Off

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Matthew Reeves
Name: Matthew Reeves
City: Hoboken
Country: United States of America
Membership: Adult Member
Sport: Football/Soccer
Football/Soccer Session Plan Drill (Colour): Screen 1

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Football/Soccer Session Plan Drill (Colour): Screen 1
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Screen 1

Set-Up

1. 40 x 40 yard area set up as show n

2. 6 players (2 groups of 3) set up as show n

3. 2 balls

Instructions

1. The activity starts with the first player 1 chipping the ball into the player 2 who lays the ball off

2. Player 1 now runs on to it and strikes to player 3

3. The activity is repeated on the other side

Coaching Points

1. Angle of approach – off center

2. Head down at the point of contact

3. Non-kicking foot placed to side, slightly behind the ball

4. Ankle locked, toe down

5. Contact ball – w ill vary depending on target area

6. Contact foot – laces (instep)

7. Body w eight forward, chest and knee over the ball at contact

8. Follow through landing on striking foot

Progression/Regression

1. P – The player must strike the ball on the volley


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