Football/Soccer Session (Academy Sessions): Defensive Underload

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Michael Sup

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Michael Sup
Name: Michael Sup
City: Athens, Ohio
Country: United States of America
Membership: Adult Member
Sport: Football/Soccer
Football/Soccer Session Plan Drill (Colour): Defensive Underload

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Football/Soccer Session Plan Drill (Colour): Defensive Underload
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Defensive Underload

3v4 Underload working with 3 defenders in scenario where full back has played forward pass which has been intercepted. Working on recovery run of wide midfield player and organisation of back 2

Full Back plays pass in to Green attacker, 2 Defenders and 3 Attackers then react

Play offsides

2 teams of both positions that swap after each turn

Key Points

Full back that passes ball presses, where, how and why?/Communication from deepest Defender/Marking CF on the correct side/When wide can Def see ball, goal and player/Recovery of Red defender - straight line towards goal/Make 2v1 to isolate wide Green attacker

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