U14 Players

U-13 and U-14: DEVELOPMENT OF INDIVIDUAL SKILLS, INDIVIDUAL AND SMALL GROUP TACTICS.

HIGH PRIORITY : The importance of possession: DO NOT GIVE THE BALL AWAY!!!
Development of individual skill.
All practices must challenge the player in competition.

Understanding of combination play:

  1. Support
  2. Takeovers
  3. Wall pass

Individual and small group defending.
One session in three devoted to 1v1’s, 2v2’s, 3v3’s.

Develop an understanding of:

  1. Delay
  2. Tracking back
  3. Depth
  4. Balance

LOWER EMPHASIS  Functional play, Team play, Set Plays.

All activities should be challenging, motivating and involve TRANSITION!!!

Recreational