Soccer Strategies : Defensive and Attacking Tactics

Soccer Strategies : Defensive and Attacking Tactics

Book Title: Soccer Strategies : Defensive and Attacking Tactics

Author: Dan Blank

Format: Paperback | 83 pages

Publication Date: 06 Jan 2012

ISBN-13: 9781890946326

Aimed primarily at intermediate and advanced coaches, this book examines the principle formations used in modern soccer and the need to fully understand them all if one is to adapt to game situations using counter-active tactics. The authors discuss such offensive topics as support, width, penetration, mobility and improvisation. Defensively, they provide insight into depth, delay, concentration, team balance, cover and restraint. Chapters include: Three Man Defense Four Man Defense One Forward System Two Forward System Three Forward System Well organized and clearly written, this is an outstanding coaching book.