Ideas for helping players with finishing

Ideas for helping players with finishing

Here are some clips of The FA's Ian Parkes and Matt Jones offering some ideas around helping players develop their finishing skills. 

They discuss how to make sessions relevant, how to build confidence, how to integrate competition and training and how to work with parents during finishing sessions. 

In this first clip, Ian encourages the use of the penalty area and explains how to make it relevant to each age group:



Matt then explains how you can build the complexity within finishing sessions to help players develop. He also talks about some ways to build players' confidence and how to reward them in sessions. 



In this third clip, the discussion around building confidence and integrating competition. Matt also touches upon building resilience. 



Then finally, Matt talks about replicating matchday in training and how you can integrate parents into the sessions. 



What do you think about these tips and considerations? Do you have anything to add or even a question for or ? If so, please post it below.