Coerver cross small sided game

  • Organisation

    30 by 30 box with goals on each side

  • Process

    3v3 in the middle (could do 4v4 with larger grid one team can score north/south one team can score east/west

    To score the player on the goal post must one touch back to an attacking player

  • Tip

    Need to get the players to do more than play for possession

Training Set:

Progression, Main point/Emphasis


U6 - U13, Any, Adult (from 18 years on)

U14 - U19 [Under 14, Under 16]


60 min

Number of Players:

6 - 9 players

1 - 5 players [3 players]

> 10 players [10 players, 11 players, 12 players, 13 or more playersr]

Form of Training:

Stations, Group training, Team training, Training in pairs

Skill Level:

Advanced, Professional, Any, Beginner

Author: Tom Lacroix

Similar exercises - Training set:

Progression, Main point/Emphasis

Two defenders against three attackers
Shots on goal from various distances

Similar exercises - Author:

Tom Lacroix

4v2 plus 1 Rondo
Defending - body position
Goalkeep Footwork - Line