30 Jan 2017
Technique of Defending 1 v 1 FREE E book
The technique of Defending 1 v 1 is about coaching players to understand how to defend in 1 v 1 situations. How and when to pressure the ball, how to be patient. The best body and feet positions when defending 1 v 1 and how to react if the attacker manipulates the ball and finally how and when to tackle.
The more opportunities the player has to practice these techniques in a game related practice, then the better the player will be at mastering these basic techniques of the game, which will improve the players confidence and the more chance they will have of improving as a player.
A technical session in defending involves slowing the practice down, so that the session provides the opportunities for the players to practice and master the technical factors required for effective 1 v 1 defending, before progression to full on 1 v 1 defending situations.
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Once the defenders have had an opportunity to practice the techniques required to be an effective defender in 1 v 1 situations, they will need to be challenged. This would require a progression to a 1 v 1 defending skill session