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Coaching these soccer shooting drills will enhance your players’ ability to beat the goalkeeper from many different positions. Shooting is a core soccer skill for EVERY player and we have some great ways to coach it. We look at shooting from dead ball situations, shooting while running, shooting first time, drive shots and how to make the ball bend, curl and dip. We have great soccer shooting drills and games to help you coach the skills to all your players.

Basic football shooting drill

This is a great way to get all young football (soccer) players from under 4s through to under 16s having fun in front of goal, they will love trying to score in this basic football shooting drill. This soccer (football) drill will help players practise their shooting skills as well as penalties, shots on the […]

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Pass, shoot and defend soccer warm up drill

Pass and shoot warm up soccer drill

This pass, shoot and defend football warm-up is all about control, footwork, ball skills, movement, attacking and defending. It’s a great warm-up drill for match days and can be used during indoor training sessions, too. Run  pass, shoot and defend football warm up drill Player 1 passes into player 2, runs to receive a lay-off […]

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Free kick soccer drill with a nutmeg

Coach your soccer (football) players to dummy the ball and fool the opposition at a free-kick. Key soccer coaching tip: Don’t let your players waste their free-kick opportunities. One of the things that often happens in youth soccer is when possession is lost from a free-kick, the team that was defending runs up the other […]

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