Transitions

These soccer drills and sessions from professional coaches like Ronald Koeman, Claudio Ranieri and Manuel Pellegrini reveal how transitions are coached in professional soccer. On gaining possession are players looking to progress quickly, or are they seeking to retain possession and slow the game down. On losing possession are they immediately pressing to try and win the ball back (likely high up the pitch) or are they simply trying to slow the opposition down and allow their team to regain its shape?

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