Defending corner kicks successfully can be the reason your team wins. Defending corner kicks poorly can be the reason your teams lose. Set pieces are the one predictable moment in a soccer match. Whether it be direct kicks, indirect kicks, or corner kicks set pieces generally play a critical role in the outcome of the match. They are the moments in a match when the coach can dictate the action. They are the moments that a coach should spend preparing for in practice.
In the clip below, Marcus Wood, Hardin-Simmons University Head Women’s Soccer Coach, discusses defending corner kicks. For more information about the DVD that this clip came from click the link Game Winning Strategies for Attacking and Defending Set Pieces
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