2v2 COMBINATIONS TO FINISH

 

ORGANISATION

  • Small pitch with 2 goals and central zone
  • 2 teams, split in pairs at each end
  • Coach with good ball supply
  • Must make 1 pass in central zone before scoring

VARIATION

  • Add competition
  • Play 3v3
  • Add sweeper / target CF

Detail

Practice to encourage combinations to score, pictures could include;

  • 1-2/Wall pass to eliminate 
  • Clever runs and overlaps
  • Create 1v1 situations 

SSG MIDFIELD 3

 

ORGANISATION

  • Small sided to suit age / ability
  • Thirds pitch, middle third divided into 4 
  • Teams set up in GK-2-3-1 formation to replicate 4-3-3

VARIATION

  • Players ' locked in' zone to start
  • 1/2/3 players can 'join'
  • Players can 'join' in possession

Detail 

Objective for midfield 3 to rotate, using 3 of the 4 boxes to receive the ball and play forwards

  • Split - back 2 disperse to receive the ball from the goalkeeper
  • Midfield 3 - Empty and Fill boxes to play forwards
  • Play forwards where possible
  • Midfield 3 - Join with forward runs (Combinations, 3rd man runs..etc)
  • Midfield 3 maintain balance

 

5V2 RONDO

 

ORGANISATION

  • 2 20x20m grids
  • 2 Reds 'locked in' each half
  • 1 floater (DCM/4/6)
  • 2 yellows 'locked in'

Detail 

Objective is to transfer the ball from half to half, using the DCM/4/6 where possible.

Pictures include:

  • Receive and play forwards
  • "Miss out" the midfielder
  • Bounce
  • Split 
  • Step in