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#10 Position Specific Challenges

#10 Position Specific Challenges

Screening Structure Set up the area as above using our football cones. Rules The reds must try and move the ball end to end. They can go direct or use the whites. The yellows have to prevent this happening.   Breaking Lines Structure Set up the area as above...

#9 Position Specific Challenges

#9 Position Specific Challenges

Finishing Structure -Set up the area as above. Rules -The two servers release balls in to the middle of the  mannequins. -They must try to vary the style of delivery. -The striker then tries to score., dodging the mannequins.   In Behind Structure -Set up the...

The Premier Leagues 5 Best Young Players (Under 21)

Harry Kane Memphis Depay Raheem Sterling Ross Barkley Luke Shaw   1.)    Harry Kane Age: 21 Club: Tottenham Hotspur Nation: England Position: Striker Harry Kane, an English centre forward who scored 24 goals in all competitions last season for Tottenham Hotspur....

#7 & #11 Position Specific Challenges

#7 & #11 Position Specific Challenges

Shooting Structure Set up the area as above. Rules The wide player receives the ball. They drive at and go past the mannequin. They then play a 1 2 around the next followed by a shot from outside the box.   Crossing Structure Set up the area as above. You can use...

Fabian Delph – Manchester City FC’s New English Lion

Fabian Delph, 25 and an English born central midfield player at the centre of controversy over an £8 million pound transfer to Manchester City from Aston Villa. Originally from the North, Bradford born and a registered footballer at the Bradford City Centre of...

#4 Quarterback Position Specific Challenges

#4 Quarterback Position Specific Challenges

Screening Structure Set up the area as above, using football cones. Rules The reds try to pass the ball to each other. They can do this by either passing directly to each other or use the whites. The yellows in the middle tries to prevent the red player receiving the...

#5 #6 Position Specific Challenges

#5 #6 Position Specific Challenges

Clearances  Structure -Set up the area as above. Rules -The wide players deliver balls into the box. -The red CB has to clear the ball with height and distance. -1 point past the yellow cones, 3 points past the red & 5 points pass the half way line. -Progress to...

#2 #3 Position Specific Challenges

#2 #3 Position Specific Challenges

Crossing This session will need a number of football cones. Structure -Set up the area as above. Rules -The FB plays around the  mannequin combining with the  red player. -The FB then delivers the ball in to the second 6 yard box. -The red players tries to get on to...

Inspire London 2015 – Grassroots competition

Inspire London 2015 – Grassroots competition

A grassroots football competition is being run by Inspire Coaching Events, in association with Coaching Family and ourselves here at Discount Football Kits. We are donating some Football equipment, which will help support the winning grassroots club. The prize...

Finishing Under Pressure

Finishing Under Pressure

Practice 1. The ball gets played through for the striker. The striker aims to score with the defender trying to prevent a goal. -Cut across defender to eliminate them -Accuracy, weight and disguise for shot   Practice 2. The striker has to move into the box to...

Even More Possession Ideas				    	    	    	    	    	    	    	    	    	    	5/5							(1)

Even More Possession Ideas 5/5 (1)

This week we have even more possession ideas for your training sessions. To find our latest deals you can visit our website homepage. Directional Structure -Set up the area depending on your outcome. Rules -Blues and whites fighting in the middle. -The game is played...

More Possession Ideas for Coaches

More Possession Ideas for Coaches

Gates Structure Set up the area depending on your outcome. Rules Blues and whites fighting in the middle. Play for time or play for points. A player in possession of the ball must release the ball through a gate for a team mate. If a player on the same team receives...

Possession Ideas for Coaches

Possession Ideas for Coaches

Session 1. Structure Set up the area depending on your outcome. Rules 4v4 in the middle. The team that makes the highest amount of consecutive passes in the middle wins. If the blues make 6 passes and lose possession, the target to then beat for the yellows is 6. If...

Monaco Warm Up Against Arsenal				    	    	    	    	    	    	    	    	    	    	4.33/5							(3)

Monaco Warm Up Against Arsenal 4.33/5 (3)

Match: Arsenal vs Monaco Duration of warm up: 23 Minutes Competition: Champions League Date: 25.02.2015 Part 1.  The players jogged across the pitch individually for around 2-3 minutes. They then did their dynamic and static stretching with staff for 4.30 minutes....

Arsenal Warm Up Against Monaco

Arsenal Warm Up Against Monaco

How does your team warm up for a game? Learn how Arsenal prepared for their last 16 tie with Monaco. Louis Lancaster watched the game and reported back to us here at Discount Football Kits so that you can try out this warm up with your team. Match: Arsenal vs Monaco...

Up Your Sleeve Sessions… What yours ?

Up Your Sleeve Sessions… What yours ?

Every coach needs to have a few sessions up their sleeve! What's yours? You can tweet them @DiscountFK or @LouisLancs. If you coach a childrens side you can view our wide range of children's football kits. This session is created by Louis Lancaster in association with...

Screening Forward Passes

Screening Forward Passes

Practice 1. Structure: -Set up as above. You can use football cones as markers like the diagram. -Vary the distances. Rules -The reds try to pass the ball to each other. -They can do this by either passing directly to each other or use the whites. -The yellows in the...

Blocking Practices

Blocking Practices

Practice 1.  You can purchase our Slalom Poles and football cones for use in these training practices. Structure: -Set up as above. -Distances between 8-12 yards. Rules -The whites are in pairs. -Each pair passes their ball back and forth (two touch). -The yellow...

Strikers Beyond

Strikers Beyond

With The Ball The striker moves in the same direction as the ball followed by a diagonal run meeting a straight pass.   Against The Ball The striker moves in the opposite direction to the ball followed by a diagonal pass meeting a straight run. Main Practice ...

Crossing and Finishing Practices				    	    	    	    	    	    	    	    	    	    	4.5/5							(2)

Crossing and Finishing Practices 4.5/5 (2)

Practice 1.  Structure: -Use half a pitch .   Pattern -CM starts with the ball. -CM passes out to either wing. -The wingers pass back inside to the same supporting CM. -The CM then switches play to the other winger. -That winger in possession then travels with...

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