Soccer Drills: Rondo with Interception, and Pressure (Simeone)

Soccer drill by “Cholo” Simeone with At. Madrid to work the interception, and the stepped pressure. In soccer is very important the positioning in defensive phase to be in the correct place to intercept the ball. Players cannot be in a same line because it will be easier to surpass, always staggered. With this drill get that players improve their positioning being staggered to cover pass line when a teammate is pressing.

Moreover the video from At.Madrid practice. To perceive the intensity of the exercise, and the way to do the restarts:
Atletico Madrid practice video

Author - Jose Silva Caparros

Original article and more drills available at: 'The Tactical Saloon'