This is the heart and soul of zonal defending. Two defenders play against one attacking player. This is a MUST do exercise for all coaches teaching zonal defending.Read More
An essential part of team defense tactics is pressing and trapping in the attacking third.
Attacking player pressing is an aggressive form of pressing. It's objective is to completely trap opponents inside their own half, in order to either win the ball or force opponents to play long, uncontrolled passes. Your opponents are constantly under pressure, without time or space to build an attack. One misplaced pass in front of their goal can create an opening for a shooter.Read More
The emphasis of the session will be on the Principles of Attack. Teach the players to use possession to set-up penetration. 4 v 4 will be the smallest unit of play in order to have width and depth for the attack.Read More