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What are the different ways to tackle in football?
There鈥檚 very little in football as satisfying as taking the ball firmly and cleanly from another player 鈥?ask any defender! There are three ways to tackle another player: 1. Block tackles 鈥?which can be face to face or from the side. 2. Poke tackles. 3.
Are You Scared of being tackled in football?
While many youth players admire the tackles they see college and professional football players make, they are scared of being tackled during their own games. Overcoming the fear of being tackled can be challenging, but it is possible through preparedness and encouragement.
What should I do if my player keeps getting tackled?
Tackle them immediately. If they must tackle (remember, a defender鈥檚 main job is to stop shots, not get the ball), they need to get shoulder-to-shoulder with their opponent then hook their outside foot around and make rapid, firm contact with the ball. It鈥檚 vital that your player tries to stay on his feet during this manoeuvre.
What happens if you tackle someone in soccer?
Tackling in soccer can be dangerous. Choosing the wrong tackling technique to use in a specific moment can result in a yellow or red card, a suspension, or may even result in an injury for either player. For example, a player using a shoulder challenge from behind an opponent.