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 ...

Activation - 4V4V4 Possession Game

category: Possession

Soccer Activation - 4v4v4 Possession Game Possession Objective: The team on the outside to retain possession (on outside only) & switch play by combi...

Ball Shield - Whole Body

category: 1-v-1-skills

Football Ball Shield - whole body 1 v 1 skills Set up as shown with 2 players and 1 ball between the two. The area should be a 4x4 diamond, however t...

Directional Possession

category: Passing-and-Receiving

Football Directional Possession Passing and Receiving Objective: Maintain possession by changing ... Players are organised into 2 teams 5v5 2 in own ...

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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...

Defensive team shape : soccer

Great active game model exercise for training team defensive shape & compactness. The conditions of the exercise force a compact defensive shape.

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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Gegenpressing in tight formation #2

Priciples of pressing.Practicing team shape, awareness, regrouping and pressing.11v11All defending players in middle vertical zone.Communication, timi...

Gegenpressing in tight formation

Priciples of pressing.Practicing team shape, awareness, regrouping and pressing.11v11All defending players in three central vertical zones.Communicati...

Built up play in attack (width)

Create an area of 30x40 mtrs long. Use flat cones to create 3 even rectangles as shown in the image. Play 3v3 with one neutral player playing with the...

2lines def v att

Coach plays a ball into any playerOpposition must align defensively and take up good positions, NO tackling to begin with.Good shape should stop the f...