Under 8 Soccer Drills, Games, and Exercises

Quality age-specific soccer drills for kids in the U8, Under 8, 8 and Under age group.

Teaching 1st Defender without Opposition

Chris Johnson 138,636 Views Rating 3.76 (71 Reviews)
This soccer defending drill is excellent for teaching young players how to defend when they are the closest player to the opponent with the ball.

Partner Pass and Move Soccer Warm-up

Chris Johnson 74,475 Views Rating 3.76 (29 Reviews)
This soccer passing drill will help you focus and teach young players how to pass, move, receive a ball, and move after receiving the pass.

Shooting Agility Drill

Chris Johnson 178,454 Views Rating 3.72 (18 Reviews)
This soccer shooting drill will focus on passing combination along with agility.

1v1 1st Attacker Dribbling Without Opposition

Chris Johnson 60,180 Views Rating 3.68 (19 Reviews)
This 1v1 dribbling exercise allows coaches to focus on the 1st attacker's ability to beat the defender on the dribble.

Line Passing Overlap Warm-up

Chris Johnson 263,396 Views Rating 3.62 (187 Reviews)
This passing and overlapping warm-up soccer drill will help perfect the introduction of overlapping runs.

The Soccer Gauntlet

Chris Johnson 121,275 Views Rating 3.62 (39 Reviews)
The primary focus of THE SOCCER GAUNTLET is centered around good dribbling technique in traffic which requires vision and awareness.

Fun Soccer Dribbling Warm-up

Chris Johnson 140,275 Views Rating 3.6 (40 Reviews)
This is a fun soccer dribbling warm-up gets the kids warmed up with a light, fun dribbling game.

Shooting Warmup

Chris Johnson 83,285 Views Rating 3.57 (35 Reviews)
This soccer shooting drill is a great warm-up that focuses on long range passing, accuracy, finishing, and fitness drill.

Catch Me If You Can

Chris Johnson 184,533 Views Rating 3.48 (25 Reviews)
This soccer dribbling drill will focus on dribbling with speed as the players race to catch the other player.

Snake in the Grass Soccer Game

Chris Johnson 156,653 Views Rating 3.38 (42 Reviews)
This is a great soccer game for under 6 soccer players. This soccer game is designed to work on young players coordination and body movements.