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Thirds game
Organization
?Divide the area into 1/3rds
?The middle 1/3rd will be much narrower than the ends
?Balls with the GK?s

Progression
?Example - Yellows - Play out from the back
?A yellow forward can drop into the safe zone to collect a pass from the back.
?Attack the red end using the safe zone to help keep the ball
?Another yellow can support to make 4 V 3 against reds but one yellow must always be in the safe zone as a ?Pivot player?
?If reds win the ball back they can counter attack quickly against yellows who are left outnumbered (2 V 3)
?Develop as required
?Play Off sides
?Encourage quick play out from the back
?Play two way game
?Take away the safe zone

Focus:
Improve counter attacking

Phase:
learning

Players:
12 + 2GK's

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