Drills

Keep Your Shape - Shuffle And Pass

category: Passing-and-Receiving

Football Keep your shape - Shuffle and Pass Passing and Receiving Players pass the ball to each other while keeping shape and moving along the pitch ...

Overloading

category: Conditioned-games

Soccer Overloading Conditioned games The pitch set up has a defending zone and an attacking zone, divided by a midfield channel. The defending zone a...

Web Videos

The science of soccer team defending

This video is for coaches who want to understand total soccer team defense. It focuses in breaking the field into zones, zonal defensive responsibilit...

Coaching defensive team shape: soccer

If your looking for a good exercise to team defense shape for whatever formation you are playing, this one is pretty effective and good starting point...

Soccer coaching defensive shape game

www.edgeofplay.com is a FREE football/soccer coaching website with hundreds of videos & resources! This session works your players as a defensive unit...

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Defensive shape

- free play- 5 attackers attack the goal- 4 defenders defend the goal but trying to keep their shape- communication- awareness- position

Defence - 2v2 Pressure and Cover

Basic 2v2• Defender D1 gives ball away to Attacker A1• A1 and A2 attempt to score• D1 and D2 defend small gate• Ds win if ball is cleared out of area&...

Finish with Game

Finish with game to goals - half field - (FOCUS ON TRANSITION)- Rules are that goals must be scored within 25 seconds of winning ball back- Focus on d...