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Upcoming Football Coaching Course

April 1st, 2011

A Chairde,
Upcoming Courses;
WorkshopTitle    Date          Time        Venue      Tutor            Target Group                   Cost
Fitness with the ball  Mon 4th April    7:30pm       Cloghan           Paddy Martin         U16 to Senior Coaches               5euro
Attacking Play     Mon 11th April       7:30pm       Cloghan        Matty McGleenan      U16 to Senior Coaches               5euro
Workshop Title         Date          Time         Venue                 Tutor             Target Group
Coaching the Coaches   Tues 12th April   7:30pm        Cloghan        Colin Malone/Ann McKenna  Coaches working with U6/U8 teams
Can you please promote these courses within your club.
Any questions please get in touch


Paul O’Connor
Games Development Manager
Monaghan County Grounds
Cloghan, Annyalla
developmentmanager.monaghan AT gaa DOT ie


Monaghan Club Coaching Programme 2011




Our main focus for 2011 will be U10 & U12 age groups. With this age group we hope to undertake 3 practical sessions which will focus on a specific area outlined below. These 3 practical sessions will be delivered in 5 regions throughout the county; The regions are, Carrickmacross, Castleblayney, Ballybay, Monaghan Harps and Clones. Each one of these clubs will host the 3 sessions in their club and clubs from the surrounding areas will be asked to travel to the nearest host centre. PLEASE SEE TABLE BELOW WHICH OUTLINES EACH REGION & WHERE CLUBS ARE ASKE TO TARVEL TO.



Below outlines what Monaghan Coaching Staff will be focusing on in each of the 3 sessions.

Session No. Title What will be covered
1. Coaching a skill   & Games IDEA Method / Head,Hands,Feet / Spot & Fix.Types of games & progressions to these games.
2 Tactical plays &

Keeping Possession

Forward play / movement / BAD . Defensive play / 4 D’s / Tackling. Support Play / Movement off the ball.
3 Strength & Conditioning / Running technique Exercises that can be done during session and at home to help develop the player in these areas



The regions & dates that the 3 practical sessions will be delivered on.

Aughnamullen Aghabog Corduff Fergal OHanlons Blackhill
Drumhowan Currin Donaghmoyne Scotstown Cremartin
Latton Eire Og Inniskeen Truagh Doohamlet
Rockcorry Killeevan Killanny Emyvale Oram
Clontibret Seans Maraghcloone Tyholland Toome
Apr  21st/ 28th  May 5th May 12th/ 19th /26th Jun  7th /14th/ 21st



In the event of being unable to attend the region outlined for your club, please contact Paul O’Connor if you wish to attend an alternative venue.

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