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1 About this guide      
2 Summary Table of Contents      
3 Contract      
         
4 Game and practice preparation     Attacking stategy and tactics contin.
4.5 Warming up and physical preparation   6.9 Dead ball offense
4.6 Get mentally ready   6.9.1 Mid range free kicks.
4.7 Nutrition Notes   6.9.2 Close in free-kicks
      6.9.3 Long corners
5 Defensive strategy and tactics   6.9.4 Short corners
5.1 Everyone defends   6.9.5 Our goal kicks
5.2 Cover   6.9.6 Throw ins
5.2.1 First Defender   6.9a Counter-attacking teams
5.2.2 Second Defender      
5.2.3 Third defender   7 Individual skills
5.3 Pressure   7.1 First touch and trapping
5.4 Recovery   7.2 Fundamental skills
5.5 Team shape   7.3 Dribbling and feinting with the ball
5.6 Offside trap   7.4 Passing
5.7 Defensive transitions and choices   7.5 Finishing
5.8 Dead-ball defense   7.6 Tackling
5.8.1 Free kicks   7.7 Heading
5.8.2 Defending: Mid-range free kicks      
5.8.3 Defending: Close in free kicks   8 Goalkeeping
5.8.4 Defending: Long Corners   8.1 Shot stopping techniques
5.8.5 Defending: short corners   8.2 Positioning
5.8.6 Defending their goal kicks   8.3 Handling crosses and high balls
      8.4 Distribution
6 Attacking strategy and tactics   8.5 Penalties
6.1.1 Support   8.6 Goalies and the mental game
6.1.2 Stretching the field: Depth and width      
6.2 Mobility: Movement without the ball   9 Communications on the field
6.2.1 Overlaps   9.1 Vocabulary of soccer
6.2.2 Diagonal runs   9.2 The art of calling
6.2.3 Flat runs   9.3 Communications: the goalie’s special role
6.2.4 Switch runs      
6.2.5 Third man runs   10 The mental game
6.2.6 Dummy runs   10.1 Setting goals
6.3 Penetration   10.2 Building confidence
6.4 Systems of attack – the core of attacking strategy   10.3 Developing focus and concentration
6.5 Wing-based attack   10.4 Dealing with pressure
6.6 Long ball soccer      
6.7 Center channel attacks      
6.8 Barca triangle offense      
         
         
11 Tracking your effort   14 Simplified rules of the game
11.1 Tracking your practice      
11.2 Tracking your efforts in games   15 Detailed Table of contents
12 Glossary      
      16 List of figures
13 Resources      
13.1 In this book      
13.2 Online links      
13.3 Books, DVDs, and Videos      

 

 

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