Defensive Compactness | Opposed (06-P3)
This defending practice develops player's ability to defend as a group against through balls, by covering passing lines and reacting to ball movement. With 4 teams of 3 working in a 25 x 30 (depending on age group), objective is for 3 of these teams to combine outside of a central 15 x 15 Yard area, which is protected by one of the teams of 3. 3 defenders must prevent through balls being played through the area and to gain possession as many times as possible in the allotted time before rotating players.
Duration: 30 minutes Skill: Unit Compactness Age Group: 11+
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