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1v1 Defending the Dribble

Chris Johnson 230,850 Views Rating 3.81 (108 Reviews)
The purpose of this drill is to isolate the defender to focus on the first defender and defending the dribble. This drills focus can be modified to focus on the first attacker taking on the defender.

Teaching 1st Defender without Opposition

Chris Johnson 133,235 Views Rating 3.76 (71 Reviews)
This soccer defending drill is great for teaching young players how to defend when they are the closest player to the opponent with the ball.

Circle Keep-Away Passing Game

Chris Johnson 240,101 Views Rating 4.08 (119 Reviews)
This is a fun passing game for younger players that allows them to focus on the passing game while playing keep away.

World Cup Soccer Drill

Chris Johnson 347,948 Views Rating 4.12 (230 Reviews)
The World Cup Soccer Drill is a great shooting game for kids of all ages. The World Cup Soccer Drill is a great game to work on game like situations with number down situations.

4v4 + Target Players with 2 Goals

Chris Johnson 144,868 Views Rating 4 (85 Reviews)
This is a great 4v4 soccer game that teaches players to play into their target player. This adds a more realistic twist to the normal 4 on 4 soccer game.

2v2+1 (2 vs. 2 plus target attacker)

Chris Johnson 113,864 Views Rating 4 (38 Reviews)
This 2v2+1 soccer drill is a great situational game that allows you to focus on number’s up attacking situations or number’s down defending situations.

Defensive Speed Course

Chris Johnson 120,586 Views Rating 3.8 (50 Reviews)
The Defensive Speed Cource fitness drill is designed to improve defensive speed and quickness in front of the goal.

1v1, 1v2, 2v2 - 4 goal game

Chris Johnson 105,030 Views Rating 3.92 (39 Reviews)
This 1v1, 1v2, 2v2 - 4 goal game soccer drill puts soccer players in 1v1 and 2v2 situations with multiple goals.

Lane Spacing and Separation Soccer Game

Chris Johnson 199,187 Views Rating 3.94 (77 Reviews)
This soccer game uses lanes to divide the soccer field into three equal areas to teach spacing and separation to young soccer players.

Dribbling to Beat Defenders, Take on Defenders

Chris Johnson 72,858 Views Rating 3.64 (22 Reviews)
The Dribbling to Beat Defenders, Take on Defenders drill is a great soccer drill to teach players to dribble at and beat defenders.