Football/Soccer Session (Moderate): ODP 07G - 4/11/21 - AM&PM (Start Time: 2021-04-11 08:30:00)

Profile Summary

Ryan Bjelland
Name: Ryan Bjelland
City: San Antonio
Country: United States of America
Membership: Adult Member
Sport: Football/Soccer

Description

2007G - ODP - 4/11/21

Objectives: 

- Have players understand the shape needed to defend near the goal (defensive third)

- Instill mentality to block shots and service into the box

- Show how to block crosses and shots while remaining balanced

- Recovery runs when back line is broken

- Communication from GKs regarding defensive organization


Football/Soccer Session Plan Drill (Colour): 4v4 to endzones

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4v4 to endzones (15 mins)

3v4 or 4v4

- Attacking 4 try to play endzone to endzone for 1 point.

- Defensive players try to regain the ball to then score in the endzones

- Defenders can only send 1 player to press into the endzone (if they choose to)

- Attackers can use the numbers up in endzone to compose themselves before attacking far endzone

- Offside is in effect throughout

3x5'

Coaching points: 

- Principles: Delay, Compactness

- Cues to pressure opponent

- Defensive shape of 4 (two lines, 1 of pressure, 3 of cover)

- Balance player cover space, not man

Progressions: 

- Can add target player behind endzone.  If able to find target player and then receive in the endzone, worth 2 points (this is to encourage recovery runs from defenders)

Once attackers break lines to find the target, defenders can all defend endzone


Football/Soccer Session Plan Drill (Colour): 4v4 Wave game

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4v4 Wave game

SEE ATTACHED ACTIVITY ON PDF


Football/Soccer Session Plan Drill (Colour): 4v4+2+GKs

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4v4+2+GKs (30 mins)

SEE COACHES VOICE PDF.  

MOST COACHING POINTS FOR THE SESSION WILL BE ON THAT PDF


Football/Soccer Session Plan Drill (Colour): House game

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House game (40 mins)

House game (larger numbers, 8v8 or potentially more)

- Game must be played in only 1 half at a time, all players must be in half to either break centre line or shoot

- Team can only cross centre line with a pass (or by combining)

- If team wins the ball in the opponents half and scores, goal is worth 2.  All other goals are worth 1

- All other normal soccer rules

Progressions: 

- If a team can score from a first touch cross, worth 2 goals

- If a team can score a first touch goal, worth 3 goals

- Normal game conditions, no extra goals

Coaching points: 

- Shape when defending, compact, delay

- Look to block both shots and crosses, close down quickly

- Control vs counter once ball is won back

- SEE PDF for more coaching points


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