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Drills and Exercises

Activity of the WeekDrills and Exercises

This basic and effective shooting game encourages your players to utilize their technical skills around the opponent’s box. Adjust the dimensions or number of players to adapt to your team and environment.

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Activity of the WeekDrills and Exercises

This activity and following progressions develop an understanding of structured and organised defending against an opponent with a numerical advantage; on gaining possession the advantage now changes to 3v2 / 4v3 to goal. Players are encouraged to think ‘Attack’ on these transition moments!

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Activity of the WeekDrills and Exercises

These activities will help your players develop an understanding of Defensive Organisation at the individual as well as small-group level.

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Activity of the WeekDrills and Exercises

A great transition activity for the younger ages 8-12, or simply use it as a warm up for the older ages, or perhaps the day before a match. Keep the action continuous, create a fun but competitive atmosphere for your players.

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Activity of the WeekDrills and Exercises

At what age should you introduce tactics? At what age should you start teaching your young players how to defend a counter attack properly. Here is an outstanding activity to teach your players the principles of defending the counter attack!

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Activity of the WeekDrills and Exercises

Make a seamless transition from a this passing activity to unopposed movements from the midfielders and ending with a 6V2 rondo.

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Activity of the WeekDrills and Exercises

These activities create multiple opportunities for counter-pressing to take place; players will therefore develop the understanding and habit of thinking ‘counter-press’ immediately on any loss of possession.

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Activity of the WeekDrills and Exercises

Finding spaces between / behind your opponents lines will allow your players to quickly turn in front and attack at pace. Finding these spaces makes it difficult for the opponent to defend! Use these activities / session to develop an understanding of the ‘when / how + why’ of finding those crucial spaces between + behind your opponent lines!

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Activity of the WeekDrills and Exercises

Players must recognize when is the best moment to pass to a teammate or when to be positive and attack the 1v1 situation; the following activities create these moments!

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Activity of the WeekDrills and Exercises

This activity will provide your players plenty of repetition working on playing through the midfield and unlocking the #8 and #10 specifically. Encourage developing a nice rhythm of play building out of the back and then finding the right moment to play a crisp penetrating ball on the ground to your midfielders feet.

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