Tactical Principles of Soccer Game: concepts and application
AbstractThere are few researches that study tactical knowledge of soccer players concerning games principles. It occurs because it is difficult to observe and evaluate the tactical knowledge during the game. Definitions of the games principles still are confused in the literature. The authors have used diverse terminologies, references and characteristics to define them. The aims of this paper are to provide a review about some concepts regarding soccer tactical principles, to purpose the addition of more two tactical game principles and to show their practical applications on the offensive and defensive phase.