The 5-Minute Football Coach #74
Midfield diamond, Receiving on the turn, Player development
Here are this week’s 3 coaching tips:
⚽️ Practice of the week
A 2+2v2 practice to work on keeping possession, movement and supporting runs. Especially if you play a midfield diamond?
🎬⚽️ Quick paced, 2 v 2 possession to encourage forward runs from deep to break the defensive pairing with split passes.
📖 Topic of the week
Open your body! Receive on your back foot! Good coaching points, to reinforce with this real-life example:
💡 Idea of the week
Even during lockdowns, there’s plenty players can do to keep improving. In the end, it’s really up to them!
Development of players is on the players themselves. It always has been and it always will be. Coaches are mostly there to guide & structure!. When all the bull talk is removed if you want to develop that's on you & the things you choose to do in your own time! Simple as!
Have a great week!
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