Central defenders and supporting players have a vital role in stopping the opposition’s build up play. Players will work on the defending angle of approach to try and force the attacker away MORE
Screen position is the term given to a midfielder who works just in front of the defence.
When defending, the midfielder takes up the screen position in order to stop opponents from passing into their centre forwards.
The role requires the midfielder to be on the move constantly, adjusting his position to block or intercept passes.