Two teams compete in a coned off area to shoot as quickly as possible as balls are crossed or fed in.
Soccer shooting drills
Aim :To improve shooting technique
Suitable for :U11’s and upwards
Equipment :1 goal, lots of balls.
Split the group into two teams. Have 2 feeding players, 1 on either side of the marked area, throwing balls into the area. Players line up in any formation. The idea is to shoot on site if the opportunity is there. The players are given one instruction, SHOOT.
- Must be high tempo
- Limit touches
- Alter width of area
- Accuracy of shot
- Shot selection (driven, side foot placed, lob, curl, etc)
- First touch away from opposition
- Taking players away to make space