U9 – U12 Tackling: Jail Break

The attacking team move around the inside square handball the ball, attempting to create a gap to run with the football through the outer square to the outside, without being tackled.
If they successfully reach the outside they get 1 point and start again.
That scoring side then becomes out of bounds for the following play, leaving only 3 sides of the square to exit.
Coaches can choose to allow a tackle suitable to their age group.

Focus

  • Practice tackling in a game-like situation
  • Developing team strategies to handball through defenders

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