Category number: 15
Theme name: Creating Space
Type: Session
Phase: 2
Part: 2
Level: 1
Skill: Passing
Skill2: Movement
Skill3: Attacking
Category custom Id: Session
HD: HD
Home Page Animation: 276005944
Animations: 196788608
15S1

 

Creating Space | Skill / Opposed (15-S1)

This 2 Part Creating Space session combines 2 Skill practices to develop player's spacial awareness, together with paired and group movement to develop possession play.
 

 

Skill Practice | 3 v 2 Play Through

This 3 v 2 practice possession practice is played in an area 30 x 20 and has 2 halves with a target player either end. We develop player's ability to play forward passes into target players and support attacking play with effective movement. Our football coach focus is on identifying where players need to be patient and creative in possession.

 

Player Focus

Passing Weight/Direction | Vision Playing Forward | Support Play | Rotation | Creativity
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Opposed Practice | 6 v 3 Possession

This 6 v 3 Possession practice is played in an area 252 yards, with the focus on the six players in possession creating effective supporting angles and movement to keep the ball against three defenders. If defenders win possession can they make five passes before any turnover. Rotate defensive players throughout practice.

 

Player Focus

Passing Weight/Direction | Vision Playing Forward | Support Play | Rotation | Creativity
 

6 V 3 A

Set Up

This practice requires individuals to make the area as big as possible, checking shoulders for space, recognising when to play short to draw defenders in and when to play a longer pass to break pressing lines.
Can team make 10 passes to score? Each time defending team wins possession they score.  

 
Article Description This 2 Part 'Creating Space' session combines 2 Skill practices to develop player's spacial awareness, together with paired and group movement to develop possession play.

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