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Zonal or Man Marking Defending

By Keith Scarlett In football there are two broad categories of defensive approaches; zonal defending and man-marking. Each approach has sub-divisions; however, the two styles differ mainly on reference points. In zonal defending each player references their team-mates and the ball, in man-marking however, the reference point is the opponent. The difference in reference points

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Making Good Attacking Decisions

By Keith Scarlett This training session is designed to provide opportunity for players to learn the when, why and how of making decisions when attacking. Unrestricted space – warm-up: ball between three people – passing and moving Coaching points: - Good passing technique • In order for the players to make good tactical choices they

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