RS-236 Individual Defending

This outstanding video covers every aspect of individual defensive technique and tactical awareness. Clearly explained and demonstrated, the topics covered include:
Tackling • Patience • Containment • Body shape and field position in relation to the ball, opponents, teammates and the goal • Determination, tenacity and bravery • Reading the game • Playing against an opponent facing you • Playing against an opponent backing into you • Defending crosses • Defensive heading • Cover, support and communication • Building the attack
No matter what defensive system you play, the skills and tactical understanding of your players is an essential ingredient for success. The concepts and exercises in this video will provide both coaches and players the tools needed to improve individual and ultimately team defensive play.