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Drill – Keep possession or score

14.02.2013
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Keeping possession and aggressive pressing all over the pitch exercises are always challenging. We know it can be very difficult to keep possession, if the opponent plays with high pressing. It requires a certain kind of players to succeed. Aggressive pressing all over pitch is very physical demanding and you also need to communicate a lot and know the team’s playing style in relation to pressing and defending to succeed.

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Are you a great coach?

31.08.2012
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What shows a great coach? This is a very difficult question with no final answer. The different answers are depending on the culture and the personality. In this post I will try to write, what I think is a great coach.

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A recovery session

20.04.2012
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This week my U14 trained 90 mins. on Monday and played a physical demanding match Wednesday (70 mins.). Therefore I decided to do a recovery session yesterday, because we have a match again already on Saturday.

I think that set pieces are a good way to do a recovery session and I chose corner kick as the main theme. The intensity is low/medium and focus is only on the tactical part.

Our session yesterday was reduced from 90 mins. to 60 mins. 15/16 players available.

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