Training went a bit long today. After warming up the team did some fitness work. Then coach Sigi Schmid set up a drill that focused on passing, movement and finishing.
Practice finished with some short-field scrimmaging. I managed to get a couple shots of the action.
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1. Sanna Nyassi shows some skill during warmups and his teammates look on.
2. Even the pros play “keepaway.” Though this game was 11 v. 2 at one point.
3. Nothing like a brisk morning jog to start the day. All smiles at that point.
4. Here’s how one of the drills was set up. Specific positions and formations were in place.