Drills

1 Vs. 1 Channelling Defending ...

Soccer 1 Vs. 1 Channelling Defending Two teams line up side by side behind their cones. When the player with the ball sets off to run around the co...

4 Goal Channelling Defending -...

Soccer 4 Goal Channelling Defending 6 vs 6 game with 2 Floaters (who can play for whichever team has the ball). Set up an area the size of one half o...

Diamond Midfield Channelling D...

Soccer Diamond Midfield Channelling Defending Red team vs Blue team. Set up a diamond midfield formation 2 strikers, 4 midfield, 4 defenders. Set up ...

Retreating Defence Defending -...

Soccer Retreating Defence Defending Objective: Opposed practice developing recovery runs and increase understanding on ... Each group work within a ...

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Sessions

Channelling the opposition

Develop your defenders understanding of how to channel the attackers away from danger areas to slow down attacks and isolate the opposition players.

Working as a Defensive Unit

Drum in the defensive roles and responsibilities of your players and make sure they understand what you want from them in order to win the ball back a...

Defending counter attacks

Make the right decisions and recognise where the main threat is when defending counter attacks. Develop your players awareness on the field to channel...

Individual defensive awareness

Defenders shouldn�t need to make last-ditch tackles. Develop their positional and match awareness so they can dictate the play with the opposition att...