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Tackling and defending



Stay within an arm's length of your opponent
Jockeying step two

You need to try and always stay 'goal-side', and also in front of your opponent.

You can do this by pivoting off your back foot as you move backwards.



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
Stop turns
30 Aug 05 |  Skills
Saving body shots
31 Aug 05 |  Skills

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