6 Vs 2 Invasion Game

category: Defending

Coaching points · Get close to players in possession · Cutting off passing lanes using angle of approach · Read opportunities to intercept a pass ...

Individual 1 V 1

category: Defending

Objective: To be able to defend in 1 v 1 situations & learn how to slow down attackers and win the ball back. Detail: Set up 20 x 40 area with cones ...

Defending The Midfield

category: Defending

Soccer: Defending the Midfield · Soccer Drill Demonstration · Description · Coaching points · Description · Coaching points · Related Drill...

Inside Outside Dribble

category: Dribbling

Player dribble down a line moving the ball out using the ouside of the boot and back in with the instep.


Team Defending

Develop a team mentality that works to win the ball back and swarm in groups. Understand the roles and responsibilities of team defence to shut out th...

Intercepting Passes

Turn defence into attack in an instant by stepping in front of the opposition and intercepting the passes to spring a counter attack.


Community Drills

Combination plays & shooting

3 variations on this plan for shooting drills. Variation one sees middle player come off his man and receive the ball, he dribbles toward the goa...

Passing Clock

Cones are set out in a circle as per the diagram, with gates making up the outer circle, facing single cones on the inner circle with a single cone ma...

Rondo prelude

Three players outside a small square, passing the ball with 2 touch. Player in the middle is only marking, putting pressure, without trying to win the...