Category Archives: U18

Passing warm up Set up: Pitch 20x20m; balls, cones … Instruction: Players do passing exercises in the direction of the yelow amd red arrows in the diagram, follow the movement in the direction of the passing the ball. Coaching points: An accurate ball crossing, timely arrival of the cooperation, demarcation and positioning for succesful cooperation....

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Building from the back, Community Content, Compactness, Counter Pressing, Depth, Dynamical Superiority, English, Fast Recovery of the ball, Game intelligence stimulation, Game Principles, Green Day, Implicit Learning, Lines of passing discovery and research, Mobility, Negative Transition, Numerical Superiority, Opponents discovery and handling, Positional Superiority, Positive Transition, Possession Phase, Rondos, Small Sided Game, Space discovery and research, Split the Pitch, Tactical Periodization, U17, U18, U19, U21, Use opposite backspace, Youths 0

  The players are placed along the sides of a square; the lower vertex (number 4) is in possession of the ball and he decides who is the first receiver of his pass (1). The opposite outside player (number 7) starts to overlap, while the upper vertex (number 8) receives the ball running as support...

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Ball Control and Defense, Community Content, English, Oriented Control, Pass and go, Passing, Positive Transition, Possession Phase, Proactive Superiority, Side by Side Play, Switching Game, U13, U14, U15, U16, U17, U18, U19, U21, Youths 0

This exercise is developed inside a square and it’s suitable to train the countermovements, the receiving while running, to find the third man and the passing the a support player. it is thought to coach principles of play and not for a specific system of play. The player 4 passes to the player 2 (1) while...

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Be an option, Community Content, English, Positional Superiority, Possession Phase, Side by Side Play, Simple Drill, Team unity, U15, U16, U17, U18, U19, U21, Youths 0

This exercise has the goal to coach passing combinations among the players to build from the back, which start from their positions and develop the possession exchanging among themselves positions and spaces. The players start from fixed roles: Num 5 is a center back, Num 2 and num 3 are outside back and the Num 8 is a center midfielder. The player...

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Acquisition and Management of Play Times, Building from the back, Community Content, Discovery and Control of Play Times, English, Possession Phase, Qoin, Relationship distance, Side by Side Play, Times of Play discovery, research and control, U15, U16, U17, U18, U19, U21, Youths 0

Analysis of a Positional Play employed by the Dutch coach and future coach of the Manchester United, Louis Van Gaal. He is one of the parents of the Game of Position that so many successes provoked in the Selection of Spain and the FC Barcelona of Pep Guardiola.

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Amateurs, Ball Control and Defense, Be an option, Community Content, Compactness, Counter Pressing, Defensive positioning, Defensive Staggering and Collaboration, English, Fast Recovery of the ball, Free man (unmarked), Freeing men, Game Triangles, Numerical Superiority, Opponent control and space limitation, Passing, Play with the third man, Positional Plays, Positional Superiority, Pro, Teams, U15, U16, U17, U18, U19, U21, Women, Youths 0