Defensive Pressure

category: Defending

Soccer Defensive Pressure Defending Play 3 v 3 in the middle area with goalkeepers stationed in each of the goals. Balls are placed around the fiel...

3 Player Combination

category: Passing-and-Receiving

Soccer 3 Player Combination Passing and Receiving Set up as shown. The player in the ... 3 Player Combination with Defender Drill Thumbnail View th...

Communication Drill

category: Conditioned-games

Soccer Communication Drill Conditioned games Set up your team in a small sided game on a pitch running from the edge of the penalty area to the hal...

Individual 1 V 1

category: Defending

Soccer Individual 1 v 1 Defending Objective: To be able to defend in 1 v 1 situations & learn how to slow ... Soccer Drill Demonstration ... Defensiv...

Web Videos

Soccer: pressing 1

Initial Defensive Shape, invite pass to CB. CF triggers press by bending run to go off square pass between CBs, then presses the ball. CMs step tight ...

Winning with high pressure defense

Doug Elder is the Midwest State University Head Coach and winningest active coach in NCAA Division II soccer. Take a look at this 3 v 2 drill that foc...


Defending the Long Ball

Don't let route one football be the downfall of your defence! Use this plan to practice how to move and defend against the ball over the top.



Community Drills

Bayern Munich 6-Cone Drill (A)

To work on transition and passingR1 passes to T1 who is lightly defended and runs forwardT1 passes to R2R2 passes to T2 who is lightly defended and co...

2v1 possession

2v1 in each squareIntention to create line of pass for teammate in possession . PROGRESSION - ADD GATES AND GOALSDECIDE TIME TO BREAK AND SHOOT 1...