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Crossing and Finishing Drills

Crossing is one of the core elements in football and can be used in either a dead-ball situation such as a corner or free kick, or in open play. Consi...


1 Vs. 1 Channelling

category: Defending

Two teams line up side by side behind their cones. When the player with the ball sets off to run around the cone the drill is live.

The play...

1-2 And Cross

category: Crossing-and-Finishing

Set up as shown.

Player 1 starts with the ball in the middle of the field and plays a 1-2 pass with player 2 before passing out wide to play...

1V1 Finishing 2

category: 1-v-1-skills

Split the team into two groups on either side of the pitch, other than on goalkeeper and one defender.

The front player from the left side w...

1V1 Finishing

category: Shooting

Every other player in each line has a ball.
The ball is played into space so that the attacking player can take the ball in their stride.

2 Player Crossing Drill

category: Crossing-and-Finishing

Players on the wing run with the ball down the side of the pitch before crossing for an attacker who has ran into the area, usually at the far post...

2 V 2 Plus 2 V 2

category: Conditioned-games

Play 2 v 2 in each area. One ball per practice.

The object of the game is to pass the ball to a player on the same team in the opposing area...

3 Vs 2 - Two Channels

category: 1-v-1-skills

2 players in one channel attack 1 defender whilst another attacker and defender wait in the other channel.

The 2 attackers in the first chan...

Alien Invasion

category: Dribbling

Station one player in each grid in the crab postion (belly up, on hands and feet). Six players start on one end line. Station discs at the opposite...

Attacking From Crosses 2 Vs 1

category: Crossing-and-Finishing

Two players begin the drill on the wings with the ball, while to players wait in the centre.

The two players on the wing will run in opposit...

Attacking The Crossed Ball

category: Crossing-and-Finishing

Organize groups of 6. Station goalkeepers in a goal at each end line. Place 2 players inside the area and 2 wide players outside the area. Goalkeep...

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Community Drills

Autosave 64571736

Long ballwe all like to play that perfect ball, why not mix it up in training and practice it, this simple drill helps Red play that long ball to Blue...

Overlap The Wing

15x10 yds. 2+ players behind both cones, 2 players in the middle who shift to the side with the ball maintaining 5-7 yds distance from each other.* Bl...

Passing and crossing warm up

16 players split in to 4 groups of 4. 4 x red, 4 x blue, 4 x green and 4 x yellow. Ball in each square. Passing and moving. On...

Autosave 35588760

Five Players start on one ened line, each will have a ball. One defender is stationed in the middle without ball. All (blue) players must try to dribb...