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Training Remedies for Team Problems
Players bunch up around the ball in possession.
Players don't build out of the back with possession.
Players don't combine in pairs
Players don't counterattack effectively
Players don’t create scoring chances from wide positions.
Players don't defend in pairs
Players don't defend together within a line.
Players don't press the ball as a group.
Players don’t shoot unless they’re close to goal.
Players don’t stay vertically connected as the ball moves up and down the field.
Players don’t switch the ball from one side to the other.
Players don’t transition to defense quickly, especially on balls out of play.
Players don't understand offside
Players don’t use the width of the field in attack.
Players won't attack a defender 1v1.
Players won't pass back to goalkeeper.
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