Football/Soccer Session (Academy Sessions): 6/7 B13N - Counter Attack

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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

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Counter Attack

- Quick transition to attacking

- Exploit the opponent when unbalanced/disorganized

- Pass or dribble forward

- Keep the ball when you can't play forward

- Push the defensive line up

How fast can we break?

Can we play forward before the opposition recovers?


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

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Football/Soccer Session Plan Drill (Colour): Soccer Tennis - on arrival
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Soccer Tennis - on arrival (5 mins)

Organization: - 10x5 area

Instructions: - 1v1 or 2v2

- one bounce, unlimited touch

- head only spikes

Progressions: - pro/reg


Football/Soccer Session Plan Drill (Colour): Intro - 4v2

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Football/Soccer Session Plan Drill (Colour): Intro - 4v2
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Intro - 4v2 (10 mins)

Organization: - 8x8

- 4v2

- Two grids if needed

Instructions: - Players switch roles if defender wins ball and dribbles or passes to teammate out of the area

Coaching Points/Questions: - Quick transition to attacking

- Exploit the opponent when unbalanced/disorganized

- Pass or dribble forward

How fast can we break?

Can we play forward before the opposition recovers?


Football/Soccer Session Plan Drill (Colour): Main - 4v4+1

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Main - 4v4+1 (15 mins)

Organization: - 20x20 total area

- two 10x10 areas

Instructions: - Play 4v4+1 or similar

- after winning possession, defending team counters and plays (pass or dribbles) into their own area

- points for every successful counter

- 1 point for dribbling across

- 2 points for passing across

Coaching Points: - Quick transition to attacking

- Exploit the opponent when unbalanced/disorganized

- Keep the ball when you can't play forward

- Push the defensive line up

How fast can we break?

Can we play forward before the opposition recovers?

Progressions: - make space smaller

Regressions: - add more neutrals


Football/Soccer Session Plan Drill (Colour): Condition - 4v4+4

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Condition - 4v4+4 (15 mins)

Organization: - (25x25)

- 3 teams or 4 or similar

- one team on outside

Instructions: - 4v4 in central area, one team possessing, one defending

- when defending team wins ball plays any outside play to switch out

- outside team comes in as attacking team

- restarts from coach on side

Coaching Points: - Quick transition to attacking

- Exploit the opponent when unbalanced/disorganized

- Pass or dribble forward

How fast can we break?

Can we play forward before the opposition recovers?

Progressions: - Outside team as neutrals for attackers

Regressions: - Teams stay for 3min then switch roles


Football/Soccer Session Plan Drill (Colour): Game - 5v5s

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Game - 5v5s (20 mins)

Organization: (45x30)

- two endline endzones

Instructions: - 5v5 or similar

- one attacking team, one defending

- points for passing or dribbling into endzone

- balls restart form coach

- 4min games then switch

Coaching Points: - Quick transition to attacking

- Exploit the opponent when unbalanced/disorganized

- Pass or dribble forward

How fast can we break?

Can we play forward before the opposition recovers?

Progressions: - pass only goals

Regressions: - defense switches to attack right after counter goal is scored


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