Football/Soccer Session (Academy Sessions): Possession Principles

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Jason Brindley

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Jason Brindley
Name: Jason Brindley
City: Oswestry
Country: United Kingdom
Membership: Adult Member
Sport: Football/Soccer


First session of the week. Focusing on Medium distances to open up the legs 

Football/Soccer Session Plan Drill (Colour): SSG

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

Focus + Session design

  • Small-sided game
  • 50 x 60-yard pitch, with 30-yard end-zone. 
  • 9v9
  • Can't receive in end-zone ahead of the ball, replicating off-side line.

Coaching detail

  • Quick decisions (awareness)
  • Ball - speed and detail
  • Movement to support around/away from the ball
  • Look for slide passes for forward runs

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