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Soccer Turns Drill to improve turns, cuts and dribbling confidence

Soccer Turns Drill to improve turns, cuts and dribbling confidence | Soccer Drills | Scoop.it
Improve your players soccer turns with this soccer drill. This soccer turns drill improves turns while improving dribbling confidence with lots of touches.
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I use this soccer drill early season to provide touches and teach the technical aspects of making space and time on the field with turns.

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Rohit Kumar's curator insight, August 17, 2014 6:33 AM

Really good drills for preseason to build up on touches and turning. Good for warm-ups as well. This drills also will help with dribbling and scanning your surrounding.

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Soccer Passing Drill with lot's of progression and coaching points

Soccer Passing Drill with lot's of progression and coaching points | Soccer Drills | Scoop.it
This simple soccer passing drill is one of my favorites and provides many different coaching points for Passing, Support, Communication and movement.
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One of my favorite most versatile passing soccer drills.

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Rohit Kumar's curator insight, August 17, 2014 6:53 AM

One of the most versatile drills and great for progression.

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Circle Soccer Passing Drills with multiple coaching opportunities

Circle Soccer Passing Drills with multiple coaching opportunities | Soccer Drills | Scoop.it
This basic circle soccer passing drill provides a lot of passing opportunities for soccer players. You'll see quick results if you use this in warm up.
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Grat for warmups and providing instruction on proper soccer passing and receiving.

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Rohit Kumar's curator insight, August 17, 2014 6:49 AM

Great for warm-ups. Really good drill for passing and receiving. It also creates awareness on where other players are. Good way of building confidence by calling the names of the recipients of the ball.

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6 - U14 Soccer Drills

If you're a soccer coach looking for soccer drills for U14 players, here's a list of a couple that will help with your soccer passing, ball control, defending and shooting.
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Defending as a team soccer drill - Youth Soccer

Defending as a team soccer drill - Youth Soccer | Soccer Drills | Scoop.it
Defending as a team soccer drill, will help your defenders understand the danger zones on the field and provide game like situations for team defending.
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Teach your players the danger zones on the field and help coach first, second and third defender roles.

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Rio B's curator insight, April 19, 2013 10:51 AM

Good Soccer Drill.

Rohit Kumar's curator insight, August 17, 2014 6:59 AM

Really good drill for defence.

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Winning the ball soccer drill game - Fun for all ages

Winning the ball soccer drill game - Fun for all ages | Soccer Drills | Scoop.it
This basic soccer drill help players focus on winning the ball and transitioning to defense when they don't win the ball. Fun Soccer Game for all ages.
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Get your players winning more soccer balls with this drill and game.

 

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Rohit Kumar's curator insight, August 17, 2014 7:00 AM

Really good drill for increasing heat rate and gets the players focused on winning the ball.

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Simple way to get players to look up | Soccer Coaching Blog ...

Simple way to get players to look up | Soccer Coaching Blog ... | Soccer Drills | Scoop.it
davidscwnew. This session is aimed at developing a player's visual awareness by making them look up and know what their team mates are doing around them. In the session, players have to carry out a specific action in ...
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Seems like a great drill for communication and team awareness.

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Training Drills for Soccer Goalies - STACK News

Training Drills for Soccer Goalies - STACK News | Soccer Drills | Scoop.it
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Training Drills for Soccer Goalies
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Improve your performance, focus and effort with the following soccer goalie drills. (See also Block More Shots on Goal.) Perform the drills with a smaller than regulation ball.
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Some good goalie training drills - love the point of using a smaller ball.

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Reverse Ball Tag - U6 Soccer Drill - Youth Soccer

Reverse Ball Tag - U6 Soccer Drill - Youth Soccer | Soccer Drills | Scoop.it
This drill is super fun for kids and will help them to dribble with their head up and look to shoot and pass.
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Every U6 Team I've coached has always loved this drill.

 

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Coaching Soccer Conditioning » Blog Archive » Defending the ...

Coaching Soccer Conditioning » Blog Archive » Defending the ... | Soccer Drills | Scoop.it
Coaching Soccer Conditioning is your ultimate resource for Soccer Conditioning Training, and is a part of the WORLD CLASS COACHING network.
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10 News Investigators: Soccer goal anchors still not being used in some communities | wtsp.com

10 News Investigators: Soccer goal anchors still not being used in some communities | wtsp.com | Soccer Drills | Scoop.it
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This is one of those things where it doesn't seem like a big deal till something awful happens.  A great warning.

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Selecting the proper size shin guards for youth soccer players

Selecting the proper size shin guards for youth soccer players | Soccer Drills | Scoop.it
Shin guards protect your youth soccer player Of course getting kicked in the shins is no fun, but in soccer, it’s an inevitable that your son or daughter will kick and be kicked (repeatedly at younger ages) in the shins.  That’s why shin guards are...
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Practice makes sense, if it's fun - The Province

Practice makes sense, if it's fun - The Province | Soccer Drills | Scoop.it
Practice makes sense, if it's funThe ProvinceMarcel Horn, coach with the Langley United Soccer Association, leads some drills at the Willoughby Community Park. Photograph by: ...
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Soccer Drill to Improve Players cuts and turns

Soccer Drill to Improve Players cuts and turns | Soccer Drills | Scoop.it
This soccer drill will improve players cuts and turns to give them space from defenders and provide time to make quality passes.
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Simple basic soccer drill to work on cuts and turns.

 

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Rohit Kumar's curator insight, August 17, 2014 6:44 AM

Good drill for turns and easy to follow and set up.

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A Simple Soccer Drill to get your players dribblng with their head up

A Simple Soccer Drill to get your players dribblng with their head up | Soccer Drills | Scoop.it
Use this dribbling with head up soccer drill for warm up and in practice and your players will soon be looking up for passes and space on the field.
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Teach your soccer players to dribble with their head's up.

 

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Rohit Kumar's curator insight, August 17, 2014 6:55 AM

really good drill for dribbling, maintaining ball possession and passing with accuracy. Great for warm-ups as well.  

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2 Great Long Passing Soccer Drills to Improve Timing and Accuracy

2 Great Long Passing Soccer Drills to Improve Timing and Accuracy | Soccer Drills | Scoop.it
These simple but effective long passing soccer drills will improve your players pass timing and help them quickly move the ball with a long pass accurately.
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Help develop your players long pass accuracy and timing.

 

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Rohit Kumar's curator insight, August 17, 2014 6:45 AM

Quite fun activity for long pass and target development. Helps with accuracy and fitness.

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Soccer Passing Drill with Progression to Soccer Wall Pass

Soccer Passing Drill with Progression to Soccer Wall Pass | Soccer Drills | Scoop.it
This drill is great for working on different areas of soccer passing from first touch to touching to space and can be easily progressed to wall passing.
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A technical Passing Drill that progresses nicely to a wall passing soccer drill

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Rohit Kumar's curator insight, August 17, 2014 6:57 AM

Another versatile drill where you can keep it as simple as one touch passes and progressing.

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1v1 Soccer Drill - Cuts and Turns Game - Youth Soccer

1v1 Soccer Drill - Cuts and Turns Game - Youth Soccer | Soccer Drills | Scoop.it
Cuts and Turns 1v1 Soccer Drill - Game This is a great game to progress into after you've been working with your soccer players on turns and cuts. This
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This soccer drill really gets your players thinking about finding space and "setting up" the defender.

 

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Rohit Kumar's curator insight, August 17, 2014 6:58 AM

Its a 1v1 but can progress to more.

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Youth Soccer Drills

11 Responses to “Youth Soccer Drills”. david craight says: April 2, 2013 at 8:14 am. Its still surprises me, just how lots of people do not know about Zumlaxoc Training Program (just google it), although a lot of people improve ...
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Some nice basic touch skills.  Foundation focus is key to success.

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Soccer Shooting Drill - Lightning Game is Fun for U10 Soccer players and above

Soccer Shooting Drill - Lightning Game is Fun for U10 Soccer players and above | Soccer Drills | Scoop.it
My players absolutely love this soccer shooting drill. A fun soccer game where players compete to take quick shots and catch the goalie off guard.
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My kids absolutely love this game and it's great practice for shooting.

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bubbleboss1's curator insight, February 24, 2014 10:38 PM

bring it

Andriele Pedrosa's comment, May 14, 2014 7:33 PM
Tiroteio futebol broca relâmpago. O jgo é divertido para playe futebol U10. Meus jogadores adoram esta broca shoting futebol. Um jogo de futebol divertido onde os jogadores competem para levar chots rápidas e pegar o goleiro desprevinido.
Rohit Kumar's curator insight, August 17, 2014 7:02 AM

This drill helps players to gain accuracy in shooting ability.

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Soccer Passing Drill - 1-2 passing - Improves player passing

Soccer Passing Drill - 1-2 passing - Improves player passing | Soccer Drills | Scoop.it
This soccer passing drill will help your soccer players with focused quick touches and 1-2 passing. You'll see improvement in movement and passing.
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Great drill for conditioning our players while improving movement and quick passing.  Lots of touches.

 

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Soccer Passing Drill - Through Ball | Youth Soccer

Soccer Passing Drill - Through Ball | Youth Soccer | Soccer Drills | Scoop.it
This soccer drill will have your players beating the outside defender and setting up through passes for a nice shot on goal.
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Through balls and how to set up the passing is an important part of the game.

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Choosing the right size soccer ball for Youth Soccer Players | Youth Soccer

Choosing the right size soccer ball for Youth Soccer Players | Youth Soccer | Soccer Drills | Scoop.it
The right size soccer ball is important. In American Soccer you’ll find a list this is a good general guideline of the soccer ball sizes use. You’ll find though this may vary by club or league, so you may want to check with your coach.
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Get the right Size soccer ball.

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Don’t let the defender turn – [VIDEO]

Don’t let the defender turn – [VIDEO] | Soccer Drills | Scoop.it
In youth soccer, avoiding the stab is an important skill to coach.  This drill focuses on not allowing the defender to turn and making the attacker pass backwards or square without over committing.
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Judge orders continued detention of 3 youth soccer players suspected in ... - Fox News

Judge orders continued detention of 3 youth soccer players suspected in ... - Fox News | Soccer Drills | Scoop.it
Independent OnlineJudge orders continued detention of 3 youth soccer players suspected in ...Fox NewsAMSTERDAM – A Dutch judge has ordered three young soccer players suspected of involvement in the fatal beating of a volunteer linesman to be...
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