Scoring Exercises Warm Up

Scoring Exercises Warm Up

Warm up should be without a ball for the first 15 minutes as the coach needs the players to get really stretched out. Strikers must execute a wide range of twisting and turning movements which are specific to their position. This can be followed by striking the ball in twos or threes with gradually increasing speed and power. It is good for the coach to practice shooting on the turn in the warm up.

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Shooting Games for Strikers and Goalkeepers

Shooting Games for Strikers and Goalkeepers

This is a 2 zone game (stay within your own half) played on a 36 x 44 yd field. The 3 with the ball can play into their teammate on the attacking half or look to shoot from distance. Evolve to allowing one attacking player from the defensive zone to go forward. Lots of saving and diving required.

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The Secrets to Scoring Goals

The Secrets to Scoring Goals

What I touched on in the lectures were truly secrets. They are geared for player’s 14 years of age and over. Coaches who really paid attention to the details of what was said in my sessions will truly improve their team’s goal scoring. Those who did not missed some of the secrets.

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Individual Attacking

Individual Attacking

The following training session comes from Ian Mulliner, Technical Director of Massachusetts Youth Soccer Association and a presenter at the 2015 Soccer Champions Coaches' Clinic.

Purpose: To improve the technical ability of the player in possession of the ball specifically dribbling, passing, receiving and shooting.

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