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Watch Spain Tiki-Taka Training

Watching teams in training is a never-ending source of good ideas for your own training or coaching. Watching Spain in this 6 on 6 training exercise:

6 v 6, 4 Goal Training Tips

Each player will have to consider their approach (when, how quick, how tight), their body shape (bias to which side – which side; inside or outside, knees bent, weight forward) and how they are assisting their colleagues (distance, angle, body shape)

When the ball is played the roles of the players will change and they must embrace their new responsibilities as quickly as possible. This includes recovery runs to get back into a goal side position.

Communication is immensely important for this drill. Instruction to your teammates, such as ‘go tight’, ‘patience’, ‘show inside / outside’ or ‘tackle’.

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One Comment

  1. Pitchdish.com

    June 11, 2014 at 9:33 pm

    and notice who missed an easy goal – an omen?

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