Passing Practice in Fours For Conditioning

By Alex Trukan The passing practice in fours can be modified and used to develop multiple conditioning outcomes. Modification of this exercise shown below is focused on developing speed and agility. This physical component is required in 1v1 situations, during … Continue reading

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Speed in Shooting Practice

By Alex Trukan This practice is focused on improving speed. This component can be divided into: maximal speed, acceleration speed, change of direction speed and deceleration speed. Some of these are required more than others. In soccer, sprints up to … Continue reading

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Dribbling Square for Speed

By Alex Trukan The exercise is based on competitive and engaging dribbling game which is used to develop explosive speed. This physical component can be used to win running duels in the situations with and without the ball. Technical focus … Continue reading

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Strength and Speed in 1v1 Possession

By Alex Trukan This exercise is focused on speed and strength in individual possession scenario. Physical components developed in this practice improve the ability to keep the ball under pressure of the opponent. This is integrated with dribbling and ball … Continue reading

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Speed and Agility Circuit with the Ball

By Jebreel Bubtana Improving your player’s speed and agility will help them get to the ball just ahead of their opponent, so working on this is something that every coach should be doing. Set up the field as shown below … Continue reading

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Speed Off the Mark and Finishing

By Alex Trukan The exercise is focused on developing speed off the mark and finishing skills. Short distance speed is required to lose tight marking, win short distance duel or be the first player to shoot from the cross. Therefore, … Continue reading

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