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Last Updated: Wednesday, 14 September 2005, 14:55 GMT 15:55 UK
Tackling and defending



Learn the art of jockeying
Jockeying is nothing to do with riding horses, but it's a very useful skill to know.

You don't always need to tackle an opponent to dispossess them or slow their progress.

Jockeying denies your opponent time and space, and it's a good tactic to allow your team-mates to get back in position.



SEE ALSO
Block tackles
14 Sep 05 |  Skills
Sliding tackles
14 Sep 05 |  Skills
Short passing
14 Sep 05 |  Skills
Basic heading
14 Sep 05 |  Skills
Shooting tips
30 Aug 05 |  Skills
Controlling the ball
24 May 06 |  Skills
Saving body shots
31 Aug 05 |  Skills

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