3 Simple Defensive Tips from Englands Andy Farrel

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Here are 3  simple defensive tips from Englands Defense coach Andy Farrel

  1. Have enough width to cover the whole field. Don’t let the attacking team see opportunities on the wings.
  2. Come up square and be able to defend on your left and right. try not to drift.
  3. Aim through the attacker and control the collision, “Don’t just tickle him”.

Andy Farrell’s three top tips for a grassroots defence