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Ball possession 2 against 2 + 2 supports

Ball possession 2 against 2 + 2 supports

  • 4 markers to delimit the pitch
  • 4 vests (Red in the picture)
  • Sufficient balls for continuity
  • Playing area: 10x10 meters
  • Players: 8
  • Duration: 20 minutes
  • Series: 4 series of 4 minutes with a 1 minute pause of recovery
Summary Secondary Objectives
Situational exercise for the little ones, of 2vs2 with two supports, the objective is to keep ball possession
Oriented control, Losing your marker, Pass, Marking, Intercepting, 2 versus 2

Make a square of 10x10 meters. Place one player per side (2 red and 2 white). Inside the pitch place 2 red players against 2 white players. Give a ball to one of the 2 pairs.

  • To the coach's signal the team that has the ball starts a ball possession against the rival team. A 2vs2 is created
  • The objective of the team is to keep possession with the help of the supports of the same color
  • The team that executes 5 consecutive passes scores 1 point
  • The direct pass to the support is valid (See picture)
  • At the end of each series swap positions (The two players from the inside go to take the position of supports)


Coaching Points
  • After passing the ball players must try to find immediately an empty space to ease the possession to the teammate that has the ball
  • Players should not be standing on the same line, guarantee the equilibrium at the end of the combination
  • Players must read the intentions of the player that has the ball
  • Place a lot of balls around the pitch to avoid wasting time

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