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Set plays for attackers (such as long corners etc)?

I have a request for a session involving set plays for attackers Eg long corner, hit outside circle, etc
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Julie, I have highlighted your question for one of our senior coaches to answer. But while your waiting check out this drill. Rather than slowing the game down with set-plays, it is more about players reacting quickly and using the self-pass to get the ball back in play as soon as possible. 

continual long corner

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Description:

2 equal teams in the circle. and lots of balls on both long corner spots.

The coach calls out a team.

1 of the players has to run to one of the sides to take the long corner.

All the other players have to run to the 23 meter line before they can get involved in the long corner.

After each break down or shot at goal, coach calls out the next team.


Coaching Points:

The key to success of the new long corner is to try and take the corner before the defence has had time to prepare.

For the attacking players the key to scoring is getting into good positions in the D.

Players should try to avoid running with the ball from the corner. If there are no options for the quick take they should instead play the ball back out to a supporting player.

This is great thank you. What is the name of this drill so i can find it. 

 

Hi Julie,

it's called "Continual long corner" and you can find it in the Conditioned Games category.

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