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CLIP 5654

Brazilian soccer skills - the Ronaldinho elastic

Brazilian soccer skills - the Ronaldinho elastic
Key Info
  • Brazilian soccer skills - the Ronaldinho elastic
  • Duration: 1:45
  • Players from the Brazilian Soccer Schools show you how to beat your opponent using the 'Ronaldinho elastic'. This is a dribbling technique where the attacker fools the defender with deft footwork. This BBC Sport clip was first published on BBC Sport Academy online on 11 April 2008. Please note this clip is only available in Flash.
  • Subject:

    Physical Education


    Invasion Game Activities

  • Keywords: footballers, skills, practise, attackers, defenders, pivot, feint, coordination, Ronaldinho
Ideas for use in class
  • Demonstration of whole-body skills to achieve this advanced dribbling technique. In which situations could this technique be applied successfully? What defines the Brazilian style of football?
Background details
  • Clip language : English
  • Aspect ratio : 16x9

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