Futsal : Technique, Tactics, Training

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  • Copyright: 2010-09-15
  • Publisher: Cardinal Pub Group
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This book gives a comprehensive overview of the history of Futsal.

Author Biography

\Vic Hermans has been the national Dutch Futsal coach since October 2001, and since 1991, he has worked as a Futsal coach for FIFA (International Federation of Association Football). He can look back on a long, successful career as a player and coach of both soccer and Futsal. Rainer Engler is the organizer of Germany's first regional Futsal league. He has worked as a qualified sports psychologist for big soccer clubs for over 20 years.

Table of Contents

Forewordp. 9
What is Futsal?p. 11
No more Walls!p. 11
Futsal is differentp. 11
The ball is still roundp. 12
The rules promote fair playp. 13
The advantages are clearp. 14
How to Plan Training Sessionsp. 17
How to structure training sessionsp. 17
Training session settingp. 19
Futsal - Basic Techniquesp. 23
Ball receptionp. 23
Dribbling and ball controlp. 28
Passingp. 31
Shootingp. 34
Feints and tricksp. 38
Goalkeeping techniquep. 41
Age Group Trainingp. 47
Training for 6-8 year-oldsp. 49
Basic technique drillsp. 54
Small-sided games and training gamesp. 58
Basic tactical rulesp. 62
Conditioning drillsp. 63
Coordinationp. 64
Training for 8-10 year-oldsp. 66
Basic technique drillsp. 69
Small-sided games and training gamesp. 73
Basic tactical rulesp. 77
Conditioning drillsp. 78
Coordinationp. 78
Training for 10-12 year-oldsp. 81
Basic technique drillsp. 82
Small-sided games and training gamesp. 84
Basic tactical rulesp. 88
Conditioning drillsp. 90
Coordinationp. 92
Training for 12-14 year-oldsp. 95
Basic technique drillsp. 97
Small-sided games and training gamesp. 99
Basic tactical rulesp. 103
Conditioning drillsp. 107
Coordinationp. 107
Training for 14-16 year-oldsp. 109
Basic technique drillsp. 111
Small-sided games and training gamesp. 113
Basic tactical rulesp. 115
Conditioning drillsp. 118
Coordinationp. 121
Training for 16-18 year-oldsp. 123
Basic technique drillsp. 125
Small-sided games and training gamesp. 127
Basic tactical rulesp. 130
Conditioning drillsp. 133
Coordinationp. 136
Training for over-18s (seniors)p. 138
Basic technique drillsp. 139
Small-sided games and training gamesp. 140
Basic tactical rulesp. 143
Conditioning drillsp. 146
Coordinationp. 150
The Goalplayerp. 153
Organizational Tipsp. 162
Organizational tips for trainingp. 162
Planning a training sessionp. 162
Organization forms in trainingp. 163
Organizational tips for match dayp. 165
The coach's duties before the gamep. 165
The coach's duties during the gamep. 167
The coach's duties after the gamep. 168
Abridged Rulesp. 170
Contract addressesp. 185
Bibliographyp. 186
Photo creditsp. 186
Acknowledgementsp. 187
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