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Goalkeeper Technique & Distribution | SoccerSpecific
DistributionGoalkeepingGoalkeepingPick of the WeekPro's Picks

This is a fun goalkeeper session from Andy Foster of Bolton Wanderers Community Trust designed to help your goalkeepers work on their basic technique, saves from central areas, distribution and shot stopping. 

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7V7 Modrić & Rakitić | SoccerSpecific
Activity of the WeekDrills and Exercises

Inspired by Croatia’s journey to the WC Final and in particular by the play of their midfielders Luka Modrić and Ivan Rakitić, here is a simple 7V7 training game that will encourage your players to join into the attack from deeper positions.

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Dominate the Midfield Area | SoccerSpecific
AttackingPick of the WeekPossessionPro's Picks

The Midfield area can be congested with many players from the opposition; this restricts your players’ space + time on the ball. This session progresses through the use of Possession oriented activities – in each activity the pressure and demand within the Midfield Area is increased.

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Activity of the WeekDrills and Exercises

Cavani’s winning goal for Uruguay over Portugal in the round of 16 was a 3V3 to goal with a trailing defender. Clinical execution, clinical finish under pressure on the worlds biggest stage. Try the following activity with your players and reference Cavani and Uruguay.

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Movement to Maintain Possession | SoccerSpecific
AttackingPick of the WeekPossessionPro's Picks

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AttackingPick of the WeekPossessionPro's Picks

This session is designed to improve the communication + inter-play of Central Midfield players; this particular setup utilizes 3 central players.

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3V3 + 1 Finishing | SoccerSpecific
Drills and ExercisesPick of the Week

Here is a competitive finishing activity that focuses on close range finishing in and around the goal area. This is a great way for your GKs to work on reaction saves while your attackers can hone in on their shooting accuracy.

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Possession Games | SoccerSpecific
Activity of the WeekDrills and Exercises

This is a great selection of games utilizing various numbers – 5v5, 5v3, 6v6+1, 5v5 etc. Each activity has a different theme; Defending, Pressing, Buildup centrally, Counter-Pressing…

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Working in Pairs | SoccerSpecific
AttackingPick of the WeekPro's Picks

This session emphasizes Forwards / Strikers working as a pair.  First, players are coached the various movement options and through repetition and progression the players rehearse the co-ordination and communication necessary to score more goals. The session progresses to include direct opponents (Defenders) and finishes with an 8v8 / 9v9 game.

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Playing through Thirds | SoccerSpecific
Drills and ExercisesPick of the Week

This progression of activities emphasizes buildup / possession play through the various thirds of the pitch in order to create scoring chances.

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