Welcome to "Gaining the Edge" a new section of the website featuring tips and terminology of soccer for players of all ages to learn.
Crossing: Crossing the ball is when a pass is done in the air across the front of the goal. It is typically used to set up a shot on goal.
Man-On: When a player is marked by an opposing player it is important for a teammate to yell man-on so they are aware of their surroundings.
Give and go: A series of passes where one player acts like a wall for another player to pass off of to get around a defender. Here is an example of a give and go drill https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=xYtmeiaF1wM