This drill was adapted from a game in The Kids soccer drills Football Warm-Ups Manual. Walking the dog Walking the Dog is a great way to introduce ball control and dribbling to very young football players. Moving goal game Two equal teams. Select two players to become the “moving goal”.
By Ihor Chyzowych That’s what I hear at every U-8 youth soccer coaching course I teach. My reply is always the same: “That’s OK! The word “soccer” actually comes from England, where the modern version of the game originated. I know a lot of younger players don’t love the game now, but it is not a game you love anymore.
Total soccer for children When should coaches start assigning specific positions to young players? Too much organization for young players? Brett Thompson, Director of Coaching and Education, www. I’m sure you’ll find the the tips below very useful. The trials and tribulations of a footy ref By Christopher White Background: This is my first season as a ‘roped-in’ parent acting as assistant to our U7s manager for training sessions. I want to be the goalie! So what is wrong with being goalkeeper?