The 5-Minute Football Coach #143
1v1 warmup, High press practice, Pearls of wisdom
So, how’s your season been so far?
Here’s your tips for this week:
⚽️ Warmup of the week
A simple drill, which would work well as a warmup, to get used to keeping at the right distance when defending 1v1s:
🚫Defending tip🚫: Coaching players on correcting the right distance when in a 1v1 is one of the hardest attributes to teach. Too often kids dive in or are too far away. Here is a little drill I like to use to help them with perfecting the right distance & jockeying ➡️
🥅 Game of the week
What about this classic 3-thirds SSG, with a few tweaks, to work on the high press:
💡 Idea(s) of the week
Not just one, but tons of great pearls of coaching wisdom. Click on the tweet to see all of the replies!
I hope you enjoyed this - until next time!
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