An all-round, extensive course for the budding Indian footballer - put together by the best in the Indian Super League and the Bundesliga. From beginner fundamentals to movement specific skills - learn and master the beautiful game.
Ball Mastery is your first step to get the basics right and become a successful football player. The objective of this module is to create a relationship with the ball by getting as many touches of it as possible in as many different ways as possible. Being able to control the ball in any way you desire is the most essential technique in the modern game.
In this module, we will be covering everything from basic ball juggling to using skill moves to beat an opponent.
Topics covered: Juggling, Heading, Dribbling & Turning, Protecting the ball, Getting past an opponent
Introduction to Passing
Football has steadily become more and more of a team game over the years and one of the keys to this is passing.
Players that can make eye-catching passes or receive passes in difficult areas are always rated highly by both coaches and fans.
In this module, we will explore the different types of passes you will be required to make in a game as well as how to correctly receive passes that your team-mate plays to you.
Topics Covered: Short range passing, Receiving on the ground, Arial balls, Mid range passing, Long range passing
Basics of Shooting
Shooting is arguably the most important action in a football game. As the old saying goes, “If you don’t shoot, you don’t score” and if you don’t score you cannot win football games.
In this module we’re going to cover the fundamental techniques of shooting and explore how to set yourself up to score goals using the instep, laces, outside foot and volley techniques.
Topics Covered: In-step, Volleys & Half-volleys, Side volleys
Defending is one of the most under-valued aspects of the game but is essential for anybody that wishes to be a “complete footballer”. Defending is very much a mental part of the game and understanding this art form requires application of both mental and physical techniques.
In this module, we will be working on tackling and the correct positioning and how to recognize body shape required to make defensive actions in different situations.
Topics Covered: Body shape & Jockeying, Delaying & Tackling, Defending arial balls
Introduction to Goalkeeping
The Goalkeeper is the most under-appreciated position in the game but it is also one of the most important ones. The GK is the only player in a football team that is allowed to use his hands and it is vital to be able to use that advantage to help your team win games.
In this module we will give you an introduction to the basic handling techniques that will help you on your journey to being a world class Goal-Keeper.