Strategy

Wasting Time

Wasting Time

There’s only minutes left to play, but you have a 1 goal lead. Besides playing good defense, is there anything else you can do to keep that lead? For many coaches and players, the strategy of “wasting time” becomes an integral part of the game at this point. But how do you waste time the right way? Continue reading »

What is Dutch Coaching/Total Soccer?

What is Dutch Coaching/Total Soccer?

Dutch Coaching or Total Soccer is a coaching method that uses small-sided games as a method of teaching players to be well rounded to fill any position on the field. This style of coaching uses the theory of tactical soccer in which any player can play any position, thus when a player moves out of their position, they are then replaced by another player to retain the team’s organizational structure. When a player moves out of their position, they create space for another, which opens up many opportunities for the team. With Total Soccer, no player is fixed to a specific role; each player can be successful as an attacker, midfielder or defender.
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Offside Trap

Offside Trap

The offside trap can be a very useful tactic for a defending team if used properly and in moderation. It is meant to catch attacking players of the opposing team in an offside position. Let’s learn how it’s used along with the advantages and disadvantages that come with it. Continue reading »

Soccer Formations

Soccer Formation 3-5-2

The definition of formation in terms of soccer is an arrangement of players positioned on the field. The type of formation to use depends on whether the coach is looking to play a more attacking or defending style of play. In this article, we’ll discuss the most common soccer formations. Continue reading »

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