Patience -vs.- Penetration Exercises

Here are two very useful exercises for helping your team with the concept of when to possess and circulate the ball quickly (with the purpose of re-adjusting the defense) versus when should we play a through ball or a long diagonal toward goal. 'Patience vs Penetration' is a big concept of Pep's and as a result when Bayern decide to attack quickly they are venomous!

Exercise #1... Link... 4 Goal Game 8 vs. 8

Exercise #2.. Below... Half-Field Attacking with using Rondo


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