Drills

Close Control Dribble

category: Dribbling

Players stand in a line with one ball each and take it in turns to run around the cones (space the cones around 5 metres apart).

The dribbli...

Dribble Race

category: Dribbling

Set up 3 gates on each side as shown.

The blue team run through the blue gates and the red team run through the red gates.

Players ru...

Figure Of 8

category: Dribbling

Close control dribbling with the ball. This practice is a good practice to set up as part of a skill circuit where the players pratice lots of vari...

Mirrors

category: Dribbling

Group in pairs. One ball per pair. Position one player on each side of an imaginary line made by the discs. Repeat in 5 other areas for a total of ...

Web Videos

Soccer close control dribbling drills

Close control dribbling drills to improve the ability to control a soccer ball when the opposition close you down. These drills also help you with agi...

Sessions

Community Drills

Newbridge Town

Drubble from one end of area to the next with a decision optionUse all areas of footClose ControlHead up-aware of other player moving at the same time...

Dribbling Square

Ball eachEasier: Stay on the outsideHarder: Dribble through the trafficClose control, lots of small touchesHead upUse different surfaces to move the b...

Grid Dribbling (warm-up)

Grid Dribbling (warm-up) Players dribble around the grid at half pace starting with there stronger foot using the inside, outside and toes for 2 ...