Season 2019/20

Football Positions


Pupils can model the “I am” structures shown to learn the different football positions. In the space at the bottom, they should write their own structure stating which position they like to play in.

Other Football Vocabulary

Download the wordsearch below to introduce and reinforce football vocabulary.

Season 2015/16


Listen to Per Mertesacker revealing his dream 5-a-side team.

  • Can you identify the football positions (Goalkeeper, Defender, Midfielder, Winger and Striker)?
  • Using the Per Mertesacker’s Dream Team sheet below, write the names of the players Per chooses in his team in each of the 5 positions, then on the right-hand side, note down any comments he gives about each player
  • Extension: Using the My Dream Team sheet below, create your own dream 5-a-side team and write one sentence explaining why you have picked each player.