Easter egg cup | Soccer Coach Weekly

Try out this fun session in which two teams compete to win the Easter egg cup. This type of practice makes a great change from your normal style of training and is guaranteed fun for the players. What this session is about  Fun games.  Building a winning mentality.  Team building. What to think about Once […]

Rapid shooting | Soccer Coach Weekly

This fun shooting activity gives all players the opportunity to shoot in a fast paced competitive game. The goal is to encourage young players to shoot when they are in shooting range. Coaches can focus on shooting technique and encouraging players to be CONFIDENT in front of the goal. This game also allows all players […]

Tactics when your team has a lead

Diogo Jota and Rúben Neves, benched as the clock ran down to full time in the FA Cup semi final between Wolves and Watford, could only watch in horror as Troy Deeney won and then converted his equalising penalty. Wolves manager Nuno Espirito Santo had jettisoned two of his better, younger players in attempting to […]

Double defending | Soccer Coach Weekly

It is crucial that your first two defending players nearest the ball know what they should be doing when the other team has possession. A pair working in tandem can slow down attacks and win back possession efficiently. What this session is about Players nearest the ball learn their respective jobs when defending. Combining and […]

Running Late | Soccer Coach Weekly

Use this fun training game to ensure your players are both quick-thinking and quick into the box for a shooting chance. Players must think quickly so they can be first to the ball and shoot. It’s a great game for concentration, balance and movement. Set up Mark two 5×5-yard boxes in front of the penalty […]

Coach your players to turn with the ball

What has been great during the international break in Europe for the Euro qualifying games has been the performance of England’s youngsters, especially the skills of Callum Hudson-Odoi and Jadon Sancho. They are so confident on the ball and get into some fantastic positions by using their skills – and boy would having players with […]