Attacking Header

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Both players start on their knees with one player feeding an accurate throw for the other player to attack.

It is best to begin practising t...

Attacking, Jumping Header

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A progression from the attacking header drill.

The jump adds extra power and purchase to the header and means the player can meet the ball i...

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Players are split into two teams and line up behind the red cone at their end. One blue player starts in the middle between the two middle cones. T...

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Working in pairs one player feeds whilst the other player is the returning player who heads the ball back to the feeder's hands.

However, th...

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Attacking headers

Red player passes ball to blue and runs shuffles back to touch green cone. Blue player throws ball and opens legs for red to direct a downward h...


Attacking HeadersSplit teams into pairs1 player with a ball throws it for the other player to try direct a header towards the white line or a cone in ...

Attacking header

Ball crossed in by service players and attacked by individual attacker. No defenders so coach can focus on quality of header and line of attack.Progre...

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player 1 throw player 2 head back cushioned headerDeffending headerattacking header: (player 1 stands in mini goal and player 2 tries to sco...