Magic Group Online Learning
Task One – Focusing on passing options.
Part A: What would you do and why?
You are Sergio Busquets, you have received the ball in midfield to find that you have the following options:
A. Leo Messi
B. Antoinne Griezmann
C. Nelson Semedo
Part B: What would you do and why?
15 minutes have gone and you are 2-0 up vs the current league champions. The ball has been played back to you, and you see Manchester City’s high press. What do you do?
D. Van Dijk
E. Get the Ball up the park
Task Two – Defensive Principals
Part A: How do we defend in this situation?
We have just lost the ball in the attacking half with 7 players out of the game. What should be our focus on defending?
- Counter Press
Focus on key players (Right Back, x2 Centre Backs and Recovering Midfielders)
Part B: How do we defend this situation?
We have just conceded a goal from a counter-attack. What could our defenders have done differently which may have prevented the goal?
Task Three – Player Analysis
Choose a player in the position you play and identify three things the player did well and one thing to improve on.