Unopposed build up and combination play

If you want to discover the next Harry Kane star use this session. Release your wide players to cross for the attackers who must time their runs to arrive in the box at the same time as the ball.

Set up

  • Area: Half Pitch
  • Equipment: 6 cones, 1 goal
  • No. of Players: 10 Outfield, 1 Goalkeeper

The Steps

  1. One of the deep wide players makes a one-two with his team mate to get into a crossing position.
  2. He crosses for the two attackers to score.
  3. The next attack comes from the opposite side. Keep the attacks flowing from side to side.

Unopposed build up and combination play part 1

The deepest wide player plays a one-two with his teammate…

Unopposed build up and combination play part 2

… and crosses for the attackers to score.

Unopposed build up and combination play part 3

The next attack starts from the opposite side.

Rotation

The drill runs continually for a set period of time before the attackers and crossers switch roles.