Continuous Paired Finishing

By Daniel Severn This week we have an easy to set up, fun, but hard working exercise. This exercise works well with either two or three players. Set Up and Directions The exercise is set up as shown below. We … Continue reading

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Technical Team Relay with Finishing

By Daniel Severn Team competitions are always fun. They demand each player to work to their maximum effort as they represent their team. This technical relay race will focus on techniques of dribbling the ball and ends with the player … Continue reading

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Technical Station – Including Through Pass and Shooting

By Daniel Severn This week’s exercise is again a two player exercise. It helps to develop agility, first touch, the timing of runs and through passes, dribbling techniques, passing and shooting. It is a great all-round exercise with a high … Continue reading

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Continuous 1v1’s with a Goalkeeper

By Jebreel Bubtana This is a fun exercise for your team to do that gets both your attackers and goalkeepers working hard. Set up the field as shown below in figure 1 with 10 soccer balls on the edge of … Continue reading

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Paired Technical and Conditioning Circuit, with Finishing

By Daniel Severn This exercise focuses on many key aspects of the game; first time passing, the volley pass, shielding the ball, aerial control, through balls and crossing and finishing. You can also incorporate your goalkeeper(s) into this practice very … Continue reading

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Improving Dribbling and Shooting Technique while Developing Aerobic Capacity

By Justin Cresser After coaching youth soccer for several years, I have observed that shooting from distance is one technique young players frequently have problems with. Players tend to either drag their shots wide, or shoot way over the bar. … Continue reading

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