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and movement concepts
that players know how and where to move when playing soccer and neglect
training space and movement drills in favor of kicking, heading and
finishing drills. In order to move with confidence and avoid collisions,
players must understand space and movement.
deal with where to move on the field. Training should include the concepts
of open, closed, personal, and general space:
space is where no objects (players) occupy an area.
space is an area occupied by one or more players.
space is an area immediately surrounding a player.
space is the entire area in which a player is allowed to function.
concepts deal with how players negotiate space. Developing movement
concepts includes training to develop vision, direction, speed and level:
refers to looking in the direction of movement while using scanning
techniques to improve peripheral vision.
refers to the ability to maintain or change pathway.
refers to the ability to change the rate of motion.
refers to the position of a player's body in relation to the playing
surface, such as jumping (high level) and sliding (low level).
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