Short on time? That's where our weekly Football lesson plans come in handy!

Throughout the season our resident coaches share what they are coaching with you so you can use it too. No two weeks are the same.

  • All plans contain videos and diagrams. Watch the videos to quickly understand how to run the session
  • Clear instructions, coaching points and progressions allow you to coach with confidence and challenge your players
  • Read the plans on any mobile, tablet or computer. You can save the plan as a PDF or print a copy to take on the pitch/court.

Latest Football Plans

Football Lesson Plan:
5 fun games for young footballers

Find out how you can use imaginative storyline games to improve your young players' dribbling skills, learning through play.

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Football Lesson Plan:
Improving Shooting Technique inside the Box

Teach players to take the shot early, to avoid being closed down, and improve your side's shooting percentage from inside the box

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Football Lesson Plan:
Corner Set Piece - Getting players to attack the cross

Introduce players to corner set-pieces and teach them how to time their runs and head home with confidence

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Football Lesson Plan:
Junior Dribbling - Changing pace and direction

Improve dribbling and control by teaching players to use both feet in this dribbling form and ball-mastery confidence session

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Football Lesson Plan:
Junior Short Passing - Technique and Games Session

Use this pass and move plan to improve your team's in-step passing technique - helping them to keep possession for longer!

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All our plans are written with a clear goal in mind, to help you improve a key area of your players' game through simple drills, conditioned games and skill practices.

We work with a large number of coaches and sports educators so that we can bring you the widest range of ideas and coaching for all ages and abilities. All our plans have been tried and tested. We find out what works and what doesn't, saving you time and helping you to get results with your team/players... fast!

You can coach these sessions as they are or alternatively use them as a springboard for your own ideas.

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