Soccer Awareness produced the eBook "Tactical Thoughts on the Development of the 4 v 4, 7 v 7 and 9 v 9 Game Sizes" covering information on team shape and development. We now add this eBook to provide Curriculums in each game size to support the tactical games eBook.
Its all done here for you, paying attention to the ages of the players and the depth of teaching suitable to them. As the program moves from 4 v 4 through to 11 v 11 the focus changes from individual teachings at 4 v 4, to small sided situations at 7 v 7, to Phases of play and tactical needs at 9 v 9; through to team tactical development at 11 v 11. 11 v 11 focuses on advanced training ideas to teach the “team”.
This eBook covers up to 14 weeks of training for each game size presented as one session per week. All sessions have small sided games scrimmage set ups as close as we can get it to finish to reflect the theme of the session.
4 v 4
Very much individual education, technique and ball work in a small sided environment.
Small sided games can vary in number based on how many players you have.
7 v 7
Individual and small team tactical development.
Small sided games can vary in number based on how many players you have but the principles of the theme remain the same.
9 v 9
Phases of play; tactical team development and target games.
11 v 11
The focus is now more on Tactical team play Development and Education.