Cracking compact defense blocks

Tactics seminar in 3 parts

  • Tactical principles

  • Game solutions against 4 and 5 chain

  • Attractive forms of training

  • Over 2 hours of play!

Teams like Athletico Madrid, Chelsea London or the Italian national team regularly pose problems for their opponents with sophisticated defensive tactics. Also in amateur and youth football there are always games David against Goliath, in which a team positions itself deep in its own half in order to achieve success through defensive compactness and counterplay. What tactical means are there to play out compact defensive blocks and thereby play out chances and win the game.

In a three-part series of seminars, Steven Turek deals with this enormously important topic. First, he introduces principles and principles in the game against deep-lying defensive lines and game solutions.

The third part is about game forms & coaching tips.