The Ultimate Soccer Drill Library

Welcome to eSoccerDrills.com. We've selected simple, fun and effective soccer drills covering every fundamental skill. It's everything you need to engage your kids in practice, improve their skills, and win more games!

Jockey Drill

Purpose Defenders learn to close out and “jockey” the offensive player backward away from the goal. Setup Mark off two 10-yard squares. Execution Defenders line up at one end,...

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Finger Spaceman (Game)

Purpose This is a great drill to build continued learning and reinforcement of dribbling with your head up. Setup Place four cones in a 30 yard by 30 yard area. Give all of...

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Ball Wins

Purpose This drill helps players learn to dribble with speed. It also teaches the players to keep their heads up so they know who has more balls. Setup Set-up four cones in a...

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Bring It Home

Purpose Young players learn to secure the ball and dribble it under control to a specified area. Set Up Two players stand on opposite edges of a circle. One player stands in...

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Keep Away Drill

Purpose Players practice making pinpoint passes against defensive pressure. Set Up Two players stand on opposite edges of a circle. One player stands in the middle of the...

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Tackle Drill

Purpose Defenders learn to win the ball from an attacker on a tackle. Set Up Mark off two 10-yard squares. Instructions 1. Coach kicks a ball onto the pitch between the two...

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1 V 1 Race To The Ball

Purpose Players learn to control the ball, beat a defender and hit a solid scoring shot. Set Up Coach divides players into two teams. Teams form two lines at the same...

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Put Your Foot Down

Purpose This drill teaches players to stop the ball so they can control it and improve their game. Set Up Depending on the number of coaches you have, you might be able to run...

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Run and Shoot Drill

Purpose Players practice shooting after a breakaway run. Set Up Mark off a field that is approximately 30 yards wide by 20 to 30 yards long. Put a goal at each end....

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