The 5-Minute Football Coach #80
Session of the year, Preparing off the ball, Teenage brain
Here are this week’s 3 coaching tips:
⚽️ Practice of the week
UltimatePlayerHQ just announced their session of the year: a possession game from Tottenham Hotspur.
A massive 21,221 Votes! ✅⚽️ UltimateplayerHQ Session of the Year 2020 is the .... Tottenham Hotspur Possession To Finish Activity. #Winner
📖 Topic of the week
I was looking for concrete advice for our strikers, for when they play off the shoulder of defenders.
This article (and video) from the English FA was a great find, with coaching points on body position, staying on the blind side and running behind / in front of defenders.
💡 Idea of the week
Coaching young players brings its own set of challenges - including understanding how they think:
Until next time, have a great week!
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