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Possession Drills

Keeping possession of the ball will lead to more scoring chances, and limit your opponent's chances of scoring. If you encourage your players to ...

Drills

3 Vs 3 Football

category: Possession

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Short Play

category: Possession

Soccer Short Play Possession Station a target player inside the semi-circle at each end of the area. No outfield player is allowed in this area. Posi...

Activation - 4V4V4 Possession Game

category: Possession

Soccer Activation - 4v4v4 Possession Game Possession Objective: The team on the outside to retain possession (on outside only) & switch play by combi...

5V3 End Zone

category: Possession

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Sessions

Playing the Ball Out From the Back

The ?modern way? is to play out from the back. To be able to do it successfully though, you need your defenders to be comfortable on the ball when loo...

Keeping Possession

Reduce the turnovers and get your team working up the field by keeping possession and building attacks by selecting the right pass.

Creating Space in the Midfield

Develop your players understanding of space and how their movement (or even lack of at times) can create space to play in the midfield.

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Community Drills

3rd player 5v5 game

Game 5v5 (6v6).Setting always with advantage in defense, to build up advantage in offense.Team with ball possession should first pull opponent from ow...

Small sided game

Small sided game on a 7-aside pitch. Playing possession and keeping the ball for your team. Keep possession.Recieve ball on back foot.Control the...

Possession End Zone

Split the group into small teams of 4/5 players. Each area should have two teams in it. Each team has to try and complete a certain number of passes (...