JR High: Defending 1v1 don’t dive in.

This one is a simple review of the one v one defending piece from today. I’ve had years of shuffling feet, squaring up shoulders and forcing forwards away from their dominant foot. I don’t expect you all to master your footwork overnight, but I hope you’ll take the challenge to make some time each practiceContinue reading “JR High: Defending 1v1 don’t dive in.”

JR.High: 19Aug2021 rest day

Hello ladies, Thanks to all of you for being flexible last night with our practice moving around due to all of the rain that Fred dropped on our region. Hopefully the segment on set pieces made you think about ways to create opportunities from inside 35 yards for both DFK and IFK situations offensively.

JR.High: 18 August- Fred Training

Hello Ladies and Parents: Due to Fred- Official Training has been moved to the stadium turf from 6-7 thanks to the high school girls for sharing their field. I will provide an optional hour from 7-8 off-field on the lower field working on set pieces. The optional hour is completely up to you and yourContinue reading “JR.High: 18 August- Fred Training”

Las Porteras: Notes for the team CONCENTRATION

Here’s a little matching game for the entire team, select High, Medium or Low Concentration for the following moments of the game from the perspective of your goalkeepers: | Penalty Kick Own goal kick Ball in shooting zone First 10 minutes of each half Ball in possession of opponent in attacking half Free Kicks witchingContinue reading “Las Porteras: Notes for the team CONCENTRATION”

Las porteras: Notes for the team overview.

As Field Players what do you think your goalkeepers should be doing? Stop shots and crosses Support the defense Provide an overall tactical understanding of the game to guide the team Have a psychological makeup that leads the team. . .even when other players make mistakes. Provide the concentration level to ensure that the restContinue reading “Las porteras: Notes for the team overview.”

15July2021 las porteras

Building upon the footwork needed to: stop shots 3-5 yards off the line take the angle away from the shooter step up to clear through balls with our feet instead of making our defenders backtrack get back for a chip after taking the angle away 3-5 years off the line. Making our hands work withoutContinue reading “15July2021 las porteras”