Football/Soccer Session (U13): Vultures (Possession) 2nd Attacker and roles

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Daniel Taylor, Adult Member

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Daniel  Taylor
Name: Daniel Taylor
City: Lakewood
Country: United States of America
Rank: Elite – 1 points
Membership: Adult Member
Sport: Football/Soccer
Football/Soccer Session Plan Drill (Colour): On arrival/Warm Up

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Football/Soccer Session Plan Drill (Colour): On arrival/Warm Up
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On arrival/Warm Up (5 mins)

Organization:20x30

Instructions:Handball rules. White team looks to get ball to outside white player for point, Blue looks to do the same for their side. After a set amount of time Switch players on outside.

Coaching Points:Warm up

-Movement off the ball

-Opening for teammates

-When do we go forward vs possess

-When we possess the ball what do we look for to go forward...(Space vs no space)

-Why go forward?

Progressions:

Stationary Target players


Football/Soccer Session Plan Drill (Colour): Main activity 1

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Main activity 1 (15 mins)

Organization: Set up as shown

Instructions: A takes touch to either side and then passes to B, B checks away and goes to oppesite cone and receives ball on back foot. B then passes ball to C who then dribbles back to A. Follow passes. A becomes B, B becomes C, C becomes A

Coaching Points:

-Quality of pass

-Receive the ball on the back foot

-Body Positioning

-Quality of first touch can we break the back line

-Check our shoulder

(Pass ball first step runner makes to cone)

Progressions:

Add defender in a passive matter.

Defender only shadows but does not attempt to take away


Football/Soccer Session Plan Drill (Colour): Main Activity 2

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Main Activity 2 (15 mins)

Organization:Set Up as before, add Passive defender

Instructions: A takes touch to either side, Passive defender blocks passing lane, B looks to open up and drop into space to recieve and turn and plays to C, C then looks to beat defender with a scissor or move, defender is still passive and can't steal the ball.

Coaching Points:

-Quality Pass

-Body in a receivable position

-Drop and open up

-On our toes to receive ball

-Back foot

-Break Line

-Two touch pass

Notes:

When do we move? When passer signals move to play.

When can we recieve to turn, when we have that space behind to drop in.

Why do we move? To make defendeing us harder, also to open passing lanes.

Receive on back foot and play first touch

Progressions:


Football/Soccer Session Plan Drill (Colour): Main Activity 3

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Main Activity 3 (15 mins)

Organization:Same as previous

Instructions: Defender is now live, Player A will attempt to pass to B(while pressured from defender) A,B can either compine to make a pass to C or B can take on defender with back foot turn to play to C. B must touch ball before a pass to C is attempted. Every succesful pass to C = 1 point.

Coaching Points:

-Quality of pass

-Create as much space between you and the defender

-Check shoulder

-Can we draw the defender out wide to create a passing lane

-Quality of first touch

Notes:

When do we move? When passer signals move to play.

Why do we want to move? (to create space) also to open passing lanes

When do we want to receive...on the move.

When we can't Penetrate, what is our option? Decision Making:

When we receive on back foot Vs. front foot. To hold possession or penetrate?

Progressions:

Introduce 2nd option...Possession. (Can A and B connect to keep possesion to open passing Lane)


Football/Soccer Session Plan Drill (Colour): Condition Play

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Condition Play (20 mins)

Organization:

3 teams of 4

Instructions:

Goal of the game i to get the ball from one target player to the other, one players from your team must touch the ball for point to count. Target players can not be challanges however they are only allowed 2 touches. Target players also can move up and down goal line but not step on field.

First to 3 or 4 minute games, winner stays on

Coaching Points:

Early recognition of when support is needed

When do we penetrate/possess

Decision Making

Receiving with back foot to see field

Quality of touch

Finding passing lanes

What can we do when we dont have space to turn. When do we receive with back or front foot and why?

Progressions:

P-everyone has 2 touch max


Football/Soccer Session Plan Drill (Colour): Free Play

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Free Play (20 mins)

Organization:

7 vs 7

Instructions:

Free play

Coaching Points:

- Reinforcement of previous points

- Team shape 3-1-2

Progressions:

- Limitations of number of touches


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