• Running area set up as 50 x 40 in this example, but depending on age group could work with half or full pitch if available. Position 8 stations around the outside of the pitch, each with 2 players. Group must start by sprinting 1 section and jogging 7, followed by sprinting 2 and jogging 6 and so on until they sprint the full circuit.
  • 50 x 30 Yard area with cones set up as shown with a ball on each cone. Each area will have a goal and Goalkeeper for players to shoot and players will be split into 2 groups to start. Idea is for one player from each group to run to each cone take their shot and sprint back around base cone / mannequin before shooting next ball and so on.
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  • This Skill Practice is designed to develop attacking movement during attacks, specifically focusing on quick combination play in central areas.
  • In this Opposed Skill Practice, the focus is on central combinations, allowing teams to attack in central areas.
  • This attacking practice area is in a 30 x 30 Yard square, with a GK at each end keeping goal and 2 groups of players at the side of each goal to combine to score.
  • This 30 x 30 Yard Practice is used to develop the player's ability to build attacks in central areas with overloads to begin possession build
  • This Small Sided Game is to encourage players to attack centrally, building on the Technical and Skill practices for this topic
  • This Pattern Of Play Soccer Practice can take place in an area 60 (L) x 50 (W). For the purpose of this practice our pattern will consist of 7 players + GK(s)
  • This Wave Soccer Practice can take place in an area 50 (L) x 40 (W). 2 Players begin with the 1 person in possession of the ball at one end who passes ball into 1 of 2 forward players.
  • This Small Sided Game is played in an area 50 x 60 Yards. Whites attack in a 322 (simluating a 433) against Reds in a 232 (simluating a 343)
  • This Attacking Phase of Play Football Session is played in an area with full pitch width and 2/3s length, replicating game play in this area of the field
  • This Central Attacking Function is played in a 50 long x 40 wide area with an end goal to finish at the end of the attacking phase
  • This full 11 v 11 practice focuses on players attacking centrally. Blues are managed to defend in a 343 and Reds are coached to attack centrally in a 442 diamond.