7– Right Midfielder/Winger 8– Central/Box-to-Box Midfielder 9– Striker 10– Attacking Midfielder/Playmaker 11– Left Midfielder/Wingers. ROLE PLAY. Every position has a different job to do in order to keep the team machine in tip-top shape.
Traditionally Assigned Soccer Position Numbers: 7 & 11. Wide Midfielders or Wingers play offensively along the sidelines. They are normally light, fast and extremely fit.
The No.7 shirt is reserved for wingers and second strikers, though there are some examples of legendary central strikers who have worn the shirt, thus giving the number classic status.
Originally, number 7 was always right wing, but in the 1970s the softening and transformation of the old 2-3-5 and 3-2-2-3 truly begin and the player wearing the number 7 jersey can now be central midfielder, winger or center forward. As we will see shortly, there are great number 7’s in all three categories.
7v7 Formation Basics for Soccer Coaches. If you're coaching at the U9 or U10 youth soccer age groups, you're probably faced with choosing a 7v7 (7 versus 7) soccer formation. While there are several different formations for you to choose from (or create your own), each one has its strengths and weaknesses.
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The player wearing No. 4 tends to be the defensive “holding” midfielder, who stays a little further back during attacks. The No. 8 is the attacking midfielder who connects play between the midfield and the attackers. Number 11 plays on the left wing, while No. 7 plays up the right.