COE (SA) Pass to feet vs space w/ passive DF

  • Organisation


    Recognizing appropriate pass based on DF’s position 

    SET UP:

    • 40m x 30m
    • See diagram
  • Process


    • Player Rotation: Server -> Defender (X) -> Attacker -> GK (D)
    • Server initiates pay by rolling the ball forward with sole of foot
    • Attacker checks wide to see Defender’s reaction:
      • DF marks loose = FINISH IN 2 TOUCH -- Server plays it to Attacker’s feet who takes a touch forward and finishes
      • DF marks tight = FINISH IN 1 TOUCH -- Server plays to forward space and Attacker finishes on 1stTouch
    • **Defender is PASSIVE (allow attacker to receive)
    • Individual-based Competition: Who can score the most goals?

Training Set



15 min


U13, U12, U11, U14

Training Organization

Number of Players

> 10 players

Form of Training

Individual training

Skill Level


Author: Bryan Cadiz

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