Using the triple box as a space, we cover two key aspects in a drill: The first one, it gives the player a lot of tactical input regarding very important aspects of the game and the second one, it makes the drill very attractive and fun, since the drill becomes competitive and there are a […]
In recent football, the double box drill structure has been used very often, but, have we really analyzed it deeply? Are there that many advantages?
If we want to build a team (or a club) in the medium / long term (even though in the short term we may notice it as well) our first goal is to improve the players. It may seem very obvious and that is something all teams pursue and do, however it’s not that easy! […]
The main idea is to create situations and moments that perfectly match – or that are as close as possible to – a real game. What is the objective? The objective is to push players to improve their decision-making process and there is no better way for them than constantly making decisions about plays. Indeed, […]
Looking before receiving the ball is a key aspect for any player. This action is related to the “perception phase”. When a player receives the ball during a game, it becomes extremely important his/her capacity of analyzing the opponent’s position as well as the position of his/her teammates. Intimately linked to this concept is also […]
Ten minutes law for basic soccer, in the training of the soccer player. Are 10 minutes important in a workout? Often, some people are surprised that many good soccer players of all ages come from neighborhood clubs. When you look closely to what those clubs or academies do to achieve that, you realize that they never waste those “10 minutes”. On […]