This FULL COLOUR book helps coaches improve their training sessions in the most important phases of the modern game – the transition phases.
The best teams in recent years (Simeone’s Atlético Madrid, Guardiola’s Barcelona & Bayern, Klopp’s Dortmund, Mourinho’s Real Madrid & Ranieri’s Leicester) have been successful largely due to their performance in the transition phases.
This book provides 32 transition game situations based on tactical analysis of Diego Simeone, Pep Guardiola, Jurgen Klopp, Jose Mourinho and Claudio Ranieri’s tactics.
Michail Tsokaktsidis is a UEFA ‘A’ Licence coach and has used this analysis to produce 23 full sessions (98 practices).
You can use these ready-made sessions to practice these top coaches’ tactics and find solutions for every tactical situation:
Transition from defence to attack in the Low, Middle and High Zones.
Transition from attack to defence in the Low, Middle and High Zones.
32 Transition Play Tactical Analysis including:
Diego Simeone: Press, Win the Ball + Counter Attack with Quick Combination Play in Limited Space
Pep Guardiola: Fast Transition to Attack from the Back: Exploiting Space in Behind
Jurgen Klopp: Quick Transition to Defence in the Middle Zone
Jose Mourinho: Team Shape and Collective Pressing When Possession is Lost
Claudio Ranieri: Defensive Organisation to Win the Ball and Fast Running to Support Counter Attack
98 Practices (23 Full Sessions) including:
Defending in a 4 v 4 Situation and Quick Transition to 4 v 2 Counter Attack
High Press and Fast Transition to Attack in an 8 v 8 Tactical Game
Counter Attacks in a Dynamic 3 Zone Transition Game
Defensive Reactions After Finishing an Attack in a Dynamic Transition Game
Regaining Possession High Up the Pitch in a 6 Goal Game
Fast Reactions to Recover the Ball in a Dynamic 7 v 7 Game
Practices & Variations: 120