Passing Combinations in Threes

By Alex Trukan This continuous passing pattern exercise is an engaging way to develop anaerobic endurance along with technical skills of passing. It is especially suitable for medium and advanced level players as in order to achieve physical objectives, it … Continue reading

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Anaerobic Power Circuit with 1 v 1’s

By Alex Trukan This circuit exercise is focused on improving quality of football actions as well as technical and tactical aspects of 1v1 situations. From a physical perspective, it helps to develop speed and strength in order to make players … Continue reading

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4 v 4 + 3 Transition Game

By Alex Trukan The 4 v 4 + 3 transition game can be used as a tool to develop not only technical aspects but also tactical and physical ones. From the fitness perspective, it focuses on improving Anaerobic Endurance which … Continue reading

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Overload Switching Play Game

By Alex Trukan This exercise is focused on improving aerobic power as well as tactical content of switching play. From conditioning perspective, the practice will help players to recover quicker and sustain the quantity of actions throughout the whole game. … Continue reading

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2 v 2 Game with Extras

By Alex Trukan The 2v2+2 practice on two goals focuses on developing Anaerobic Endurance in a game scenario. From a physical point of view it helps to sustain high intensity actions throughout the whole match what can be crucial element … Continue reading

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Checking and First Touch Exercise

Jebreel Bubtana This technical warm up works on movement to create space away from a defender (checking) and first touch at various heights. Set up the field as shown below in figure 1. The player without the ball will sprint … Continue reading

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