Football/Soccer Session (Academy Sessions): HS JV - 4/1 - Penetration

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Pro-Club: RBNY Academy Inc

Steven Steadham, Adult Member

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Steven Steadham
Name: Steven Steadham
City: New York City
Country: United States of America
Membership: Adult Member
Sport: Football/Soccer

Description

  • Quick speed of play to open up gaps in opposition
  • Looking to penetrate behind/through/over/around opponents
  • Forward movement off the ball looking for spaces in between lines
  • Looking to penetrate in between opponents
When to penetrate?


Football/Soccer Session Plan Drill (Colour): 4v2s - on arrival

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4v2s - on arrival (5 mins)

Organization: - (10x10) area

Instructions: - 4v2s

- defenders wins the ball then switches out with player that lost possession 

Coaching Points: - fast speed of play

- movement off the ball

Progressions: - play one touch splits

Regressions: - (15x15) area 


Football/Soccer Session Plan Drill (Colour): Main - 2v2+2

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Main - 2v2+2 (10 mins)

Organization: - (15x15) area

- 2v2 in area with target players outside area going N-S

- multiple fields if needed, pro/reg

Instructions: - players score by playing both target players

- play 3min games

Coaching Points: - types of penetration - air, around, through

- speed of play to open up gaps

- looking to penetrate in between opponents 

- movement off the ball

- supporting angles for next pass

Progressions: - target players inside the area, on touchline

Regressions: - add neutral(s) 


Football/Soccer Session Plan Drill (Colour): Main - 2v2+(1v1,1v1)

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Main - 2v2+(1v1,1v1) (20 mins)

Organization: - (40x20) area

- two (20x10) endzones 

- 2 small goals

Instructions: - 2v2 in middle area, 1v1 in outside areas

- no movement between areas to start

- balls restart from coach 

Coaching Points/Questions: - finding target player first 

- movement off the ball in middle area

- penetration into target and support 

Progressions: - middle area players can pass and join in attacking area - 2v1

- middle player can drop in to defending area for support - 2v1 

- defending player can dribble out of area into middle third if support player dropped in 

- players can switch areas (attacking player checks in middle third, middle player goes into attacking area) 

- 'attacking' team to big goal, 'defending' team to counter goals 

Regressions: - add outside neutrals 

- 4 smalls goals 


Football/Soccer Session Plan Drill (Colour): Condition - 6v6

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Condition - 6v6 (20 mins)

Organization: - (60x40)

- field divided in half (30x20) each area

- one big goal, GK, two counter goals 

Instructions: - if goal is scored in defensive half = 1 points

- if goal is scored in attacking half = 2 points

- if goal is scored with target player penetrating pass = 3 points 

- 'defense' can push to support if possession is won. 1 point if goal is scored from either attacking or defending endzone, 3 points if scored from 'scoring endzone' 

- 5min games

Coaching Points/Questions: - Fast speed of play to open up gaps to combine

- Looking to play forward every time but knowing the right moment

When to penetrate?

Regressions: - dribble penetration into attacking third 

Progressions: - pass and join to support target player after pass 


Football/Soccer Session Plan Drill (Colour): Match - 7v7s

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Match - 7v7s (25 mins)

Organization: - (60x40) area

- two teams

- two big goals + GKs

Instructions: 7v7, regular game

Coaching Points/Questions: - types of penetration - air, around, through

- quick speed of play to move defenders and open up gaps to play through

- penetrate behind opponent backline - attempt runs in behind 

When to penetrate?

Progressions: - first to one

- one touch finish = 2 points 

Regressions: - zones for positional roles (L/M/R) (D/M/A)


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