Under 12 Soccer Drills, Games, and Exercises

Quality age-specific soccer drills for kids in the U12, Under 12, 12 and Under age group.

Down and Back Dribbling Game

Chris Johnson 233,818 Views Rating 4.1 (108 Reviews)
This drill teaches players to dribble in high traffic/high pressure situations while staying in control.

Soccer Dribbling and Juggling Warm-up

Chris Johnson 247,940 Views Rating 4.1 (62 Reviews)
This soccer drill is a great warm-up drill that allows players to work on touching the ball with all parts of the foot.

Dribbling to Beat a Defender

Chris Johnson 82,203 Views Rating 4.1 (21 Reviews)
This dribbling drill is great when teaching young players when and where to dribble, and how to beat the defenders on the dribble.

Power/Finness with a Twist

Chris Johnson 198,442 Views Rating 4.09 (110 Reviews)
This drill focuses on players comfort level in striking long shots as well as close range shots, volleys, and headers.

Speed of Play Warm-up

Chris Johnson 244,065 Views Rating 4.09 (107 Reviews)
This speed of play soccer drill is a great warm-up to sessions relating to speed of play in a soccer game.

Quick Transition Game

Chris Johnson 180,541 Views Rating 4.09 (43 Reviews)
This soccer drill is an excellent way to focus on attacking and defending and is ideal for teaching the basic principals of soccer.

Cross - Finish Under Pressure

Chris Johnson 183,657 Views Rating 4.08 (120 Reviews)
Crossing and finishing drill focusing on crossing and finishing under pressure. It is also a great drill to improve the player's fitness level.

Circle Keep-Away Passing Game

Chris Johnson 254,413 Views Rating 4.08 (119 Reviews)
This keep-away game is a fun passing exercise for younger players that focuses on the passing game while playing keep away.

Winger Taking on Outside Fullback

Chris Johnson 152,801 Views Rating 4.08 (98 Reviews)
This dribbling game focuses on the winger players taking on the outside fullbacks in the offensive third of the field.

Jam-Packed Soccer Dribbling Drill

Chris Johnson 222,390 Views Rating 4.08 (98 Reviews)
The Jam-Packed Soccer Dribbling Drill will give players confidence while dribbling through congested areas on the soccer field.