Denying Space - Driving Defence

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In this session we look at improving defence throughout your entire team, working on channelling, shadowing and intercepting high balls!

Defending shouldn't be the sole responsibility of players inside the defensive third - the instant your team loses possession of the ball it should be all hands on deck as your team works as a unit to regain possession.

To improve your players' spatial awareness, in turn increasing the number of passing errors from the opposition, we start with an explosive running and catching drill where you can get your players making darting defensive runs before receiving a high pass.

Understandably not all your players are going to be expert ball snatchers, however after using this session you should expect to see all your players minimising the threat from the opposition by shepherding the opposition into wide positions on the field and by picking off some of the high balls fed through the court.

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Defending - Winning Back the Ball

Improve your players' game when they're at their most vulnerable, without the ball and trying to win it back! Designed to give you the confidence you need to bring fresh defending coaching ideas to the court and inspire your players!

Topics Include: Denying Space, Improving Reaction Times, the 3 Stages of Defence, Man-Marking and the Snakebite defence and more.

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Defending - Winning Back the Ball - in this pack:


3 Stages of Defence - Full court defence

Three is the magic number! Get your players making the right decisions when defending!


Changing Direction - Fast and Dynamic Running

Can your players dig deep to see out the game? Find out with this high-intensity change of direction running Session!


Improving Reaction Times

We look at ways you can improve your players? reaction times in this fun and fast training session


Man-Marking Defending

Are your players man-marking-masters? Find out with this defensive skills session!


Marking the ball - Shut out Defence

Learn from your pet cat - Give your players feline-like reactions and work on their defensive communication!


Snakebite Defence

Get your players making more interceptions with this run round the side and snatch the ball away session!

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Interactive Sessions - Easy to understand and Coach
Once purchased - the folder pack instantly appears in your online account and is ready to use:
Each Session comes with its own aims, clear coaching points and accompanying animations and illustrations to give you all you need to take sessions with your team.
 
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Present & Teach
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