Three Person Passing Combination

This passing combination drill that involves three players at a time. The combination sequence that will help perfect passing, combination play, movement off the ball, and will help improve player’s fitness level.
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Three Person Passing Combination

This passing combination drill will help perfect passing and combination play and improving player’s fitness level.


Drill Setup
  1. Create a grid approximately 10X20 yards.
  2. Two players start on the corner cone opposite each other.
  3. One player starts in the center of the grid.
Drill Instructions
  1. Player 1 starts the play by passing to the central player (Player 2).
  2. Player 1 moves to the cone to his side and receives the ball back from player 2.
  3. After returning the ball to player 1, player 2 moves to player 1's original starting position at the cone.
  4. Player 1 plays a long ball to Player 3 and moves into the center of the grid to become the new central player.
  5. Player 3 plays into Player 1 who returns the ball to player 3 at the cone placed 10 yards away.
  6. Player 1 now takes the starting position of Player 3 while Player 3 plays a long ball down to the starting position and Player 3 becomes the central player.
  7. The pattern is repeated.

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Drill Variations
  • Switch and go the other direction so that players are used to playing from different angles.
Drill Coaching Points
  • Focus on the quality of passes such as weight, pace, accuracy.
  • A well-timed run facing the passing direction will assure a more accurate pass.
  • The players must communicate with each other to make the drill easier.
  • Players must concentrate on making the correct runs off the ball.
Equipment
  • Disc Cones
Drill Ages
  • 9 Years Old and Under
  • 10 Years Old and Under
  • 11 Years Old and Under
  • 12 Years Old and Under
  • 13 Years Old and Under
  • 14 Years Old and Under
  • 15 Years Old and Under
  • 16 Years Old and Under
  • 17 +
Soccer Drill Focus
  • Passing - Soccer Passing Drills
  • Receiving - Soccer Receiving & Turning Drills
  • Fitness - Soccer Fitness Drills
  • Possession - Soccer Possession Drills
  • Warm-up - Soccer Warm-up Drills
Soccer Drill Titled: Three Person Passing Combination
Tagged: Three Person Passing Combination
Published by: Chris Johnson
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