Football/Soccer Session (U16): back 4 dealing with long balls

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Daniel Webb, Adult Member

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Daniel Webb
Name: Daniel Webb
City: canvey island
Country: United Kingdom
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Membership: Adult Member
Sport: Football/Soccer
Football/Soccer Session Plan Drill (Colour): Screen 1

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Set Up

coach serves longer balls upto the back 4 to defend realistically.

2 opposition midfielders are ready to pounce on 2nd ball to start an attack .

if defenders have enough time and quality can they clear ball into mini goals.


coach serves balls directly into midfielders to attack goal

Key Points

quality and types of clearances - decisions - volley, header, time to control, use the gk?

cover and reactions of other defenders during an attack.

gk's roles and responsibilities.

dont forget about the midfielders and maintaining their input.

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