1) The server
(Black) plays the ball in to Red. As soon as the ball is kicked, Yellow
moves in to defend. The attackers have 20 seconds to dribble the ball
into the safe light blue area.
3) Here, he manages to pass to Red who tries to create space.
4) Red turns & tries to dribble into the safe area but is tackled by the 2nd defender who puts the ball safely out of play.
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- 1 server,
2 defenders, 2 attackers
- Vary approach
angles and original starting positions and add goals or reduce safe area
- The defender
must close down the attacker as quickly as possible and force the attacker
into the corners to reduce possibilities. Defending techniques such as
approach, marking, communication, pressing and tackling should all be
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