Shooting Across Goal

Shooting Across Goal

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This practice is very useful for the development of players. The practice is designed to improve players confidence in front of goal allowing them to practice shooting without having pressure on the striker. This practice is a great way to get players used to hitting the target.

SET UP

-All players begin with a ball

-Players with a ball start at a cone outside of the 18 yard box

-2 Samba goals are placed at a 90 degree angle to the scoring goals

METHOD

-Players pass the ball into the player at the red cone

-The player at the red cone plays lays the ball onto the player who previously passed the ball

-The player ‘P’ is there to put pressure on the player who is laying off the ball