Attacking Soccer

Attacking Soccer
Attacking Soccer
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Product Description

Skills and Drills for High-Scoring Offense!edited by Jay Miller

The key to success in soccer is solid, well-rounded attacking skills. And in today's game all 11 players on the field, not just the strikers, need to be proficient in attacking play. Strikers must master the technical and tactical skills, finding new ways to put the ball between the goalposts. Defenders must be willing and able to move forward and join in attacks. Even goalkeepers must know how to launch and coordinate a counterattack. In Attacking Soccer, the sport's top coaches, including Anson Dorrance, Ken Lolla, Bobby Clark, and Tony DiCicco, share high-powered offensive tactics for intermediate to advanced players. Through drills, diagrams, and personal insights, these experts cover all facets attacking game play, including individual skills, shooting, finishing advice, and team possession strategies. Topics include:

  • Attacking from the flanks
  • Crossing and attack heading
  • Direct and indirect free kicks
  • Capitalizing on corner kicks and throw-ins
  • Maintaining team possession
  • Attacking from the defensive third

Each coach has included favorite drills so that you can practice the same attacking skills used with elite players. Attacking Soccer is the definitive guide for breaking down defenses and consistent offensive performance.

192 pages. 2014.

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