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Soccer Tactic - The Back Four - Structured drills – Triangle

Soccer drill procedure

One player moves in front of the small chain. He decides the direction and speed. The other players react quickly to his actions and maintain their distance to one another. It doesn’t look like it, but we’re practicing defensive moves. The players are reacting to change, quickly and precisely.


Three players move in one row. A fourth player moves in front of this them. The distance between players may not change.


- With balls, using different passing techniques

Soccer coach tips

- Don’t forget to push forward
- The sequence should be performed according to the description!

Organisation of the soccer training drill

Category: Advanced training, youth training, seniors
Minimum group size: 4
Maximum group size: 4
Materials required: Limit the practice field
Field size: According to group’s ability.

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