Build Up Through Thirds: 2v2 Four Goal GameWatch this video on thecoachingmanual.com
Set-up a small field with 2 small goals on each end-line.
Mark out the middle third.
Play 2v2 plus 1 neutral player. The neutral player is always on the attacking team and must stay within the middle zone.
Goal = 1 point.
Goal after combination play = 5 points.
- How should the neutral player know when to present themselves for the ball?
- What attacking shape should try to be formed?
- What types of techniques will players need to perform?
- How are the receiving player’s body positions?