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Playing out from the back into midfield means players must be available to receive a pass. Players should be passing forward and moving to support the pass. Forwards should lose their marker with a change of direction or by moving away and returning

Coaching Objectives

You want to see your forwards bringing the midfielders into the game with supporting runs, movement to lose their markers.

Teams need to be able to build up play from the back and play good passes into the attacking players.

Drill Setup

  • 25 Mins
  • 9 Players
  • 1 Goals
  • 2 Bibs
  • Half Pitch y

What the Players Do

Using half your normal pitch play through a number of attacking situations where the ball is passed forwards and players move to support the pass in each instance. Start with the fullback A passing…