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Why Every Soccer Player and Coach Should Utilize Small-Sided Games [ARTICLE]

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The official dimensions of a regulation high school soccer field are 100 yards long and 55 yards wide. Fields can vary up to 20 yards in length and as...... Continue

Heading Drill [ARTICLE]

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Attacking-Head Tennis - Purpose: Getting players comfortable attacking the ball with their head as well as considering where they head the ball and the shape of their approach to the ball relative to the service and the...... Continue

Possession to Penetrate [ARTICLE]

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Organization: Players play in the 10x10 box. Players will set up 3v2 in all three boxes except one. One box will be 3v0. Players begin to pass the ball between...... Continue

Long Range Passing Drill [ARTICLE]

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Purpose: Practicing long-range passing. Organization: Set up an area that measures 60 yards (or meters) by 20 yards and divide the length into three...... Continue

Soccer is a Sideways on Sport [ARTICLE]

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Baseball, cricket, boxing and golf are all sideways on sports. Baseball players, cricketers and boxers are sideways on because they are one...... Continue

Developing Players Technically [ARTICLE]

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WU "Y" Shape Passing Exercise: Cones set up in a "Y" shape with two players on each cone except one at the middle cone; Sequence #1 - Ball starts with...... Continue

Functional Crossing and Finishing Drill [ARTICLE]

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Purpose: Providing realistic, frequent crossing and finishing opportunities. Organization: Set up a 40- x 50-yard (37 x 46 m) playing area with two full-size...... Continue

Running with the Ball in a 3 v 3 Small-Sided Game [ARTICLE]

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Here are two small-sided games with an emphasis on running with the ball. Players work on creating space, decision making, technique and more. To score...... Continue

5 v 2 to 2 v 1 Small Sided Passing and Receiving Game [ARTICLE]

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Procedure: The two teams in the central zones are playing 5 v 2. After making five passes, the attacking team can play the ball into the 2 v 1 in the...... Continue

Technical Dribbling & Shooting Session [ARTICLE]

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Activity 1 - Set-up: In a 30 yard wide x 40 yard long grid divided into three 10 yard wide channels. Every player has a soccer ball. Part 1: The player at...... Continue