Soccer

Soccer

Soccer is a Territory Game. In this type of game, participants learn about and practise controlling an object, keeping it away from opponents and moving it into position to score, while sharing the same playing area as their opponents and trying to prevent them from scoring.

The activities identified below are the most applicable PlaySport activities in relation to supporting the development of skills and strategies needed for this sport. Expand your search.

Farmers Shepherding Sheep

Participants learn about and practise moving around the playing area while tagging others and avoiding being tagged.

Kaleidoscope

Participants learn about and practise moving effectively while attempting to tag other participants and avoid being tagged.

Targets Away!

Participants learn about and practise applying defensive and offensive strategies when trying to knock down other participants’ targets while defending their own targets.

Triangle and One

Participants learn about and practise working as a group to keep possession of the ball while playing against a defender. Participants learn about and practise applying defensive skills, concepts, and strategies to gain and maintain possession of the ball.

Flip the Disc

Participants learn about and practise invading an opponent’s territory to score the most number of points while avoiding getting tagged.

Goalball

Participants learn about and practise keeping possession of and intercepting a ball while wearing eyeshades.

Bank It

Participants learn and practise working as a group to invade an opponents’ territory and to score a goal.

Can’t Touch This

Participants learn about and practise working as a group to send and receive an object, while preventing an opponent from intercepting a pass.

Tail Chase

Participants learn about and practise preventing another participant from invading their territory by taking their tail away.

Tennis Ball Soccer

Participants learn about and practise working as a group to invade another group’s territory and hit a pylon to score a goal, and preventing an opponent from scoring goals.

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Striking/Fielding

Participants learn about and practise striking a ball using their feet and working as group to field a ball.

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