Soccer Tips for Playing Better Defense
Teams can't win if they don't score. Make sure your defense strikes fear into your opponent with this guide to defensive drills and tips.
The defender's primary job is to deny penetration by applying pressure and maintaining a good position. Find out the best way to do the job effectively.
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Athleticism and skill can only help a soccer team's defense so much. Here is the main reason defenses succeed--and it's something everyone can do.
Defenders often have little time to clear the ball away from danger. Here's a simple drill to make your sweepers comfortable under pressure.
Defense can be broken down into a really simple job for youth soccer players. Find out how you can best stress to your young players how to play defense well.
In these drills players practice how to channel the ball to gain possession, apply pressure on the attacker and gain control over the attacking team.
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