Soccer Dribbling Drills

As a youth soccer coach, dribbling drills are some of the most important types of soccer drills to incorporate into your soccer practices. Soccer players that have exceptional ball control have an excellent chance to play at the elite levels.Therefore providing practices and development curriculum that includes a big emphasis on ball control and dribbling fundamentals is critical to the development of young soccer players. The soccer drills listed below range from U6 to U16 age level players and it is up to the coach to decide which ones are appropriate for their team (based on their skill level). Finding drills that work on ball control with the inside, outside, top, and bottom of the foot are a good idea. There are a lot of these drills in which you, as the coach, can dictate which skill and part of the foot the drill should be executed with. Even some of the very basic drills can be challenging if you require the players to execute it using a specific dribbling skill. For the younger age levels find drills where you can have players work on toe taps, pull-backs, and basic touches. As they get older and more experienced they can start working on using the outside of their foot and performing the dribbling drills at higher speeds.

3 v 2, Both Ways
Small Sided Games
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First Touch Skills Series
First Touch, Passing Drills, Warm Up Drills
Penalty Area Rondo
Attacking Drills, Finishing Drills, Passing Drills, Possession Drills, Small Sided Games
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Tempo 2 vs 2 to Goal
2 vs 2 Drills, Attacking Drills, Defending Drills, Dribbling Drills, Small Sided Games
POWERBALL
1 vs 1 Drills, Dribbling, Small Sided Games, Turning / Shielding
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1 vs 1 to 4 Goal & 4 Gates Game
1 vs 1 Drills, Defending Drills, Dribbling Drills, Offensive Drills, Small Sided Games
2 v 2 to Targets
2 vs 2 Drills, Small Sided Games
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Double Goals
Attacking Drills, Dribbling Drills, Offensive Drills, Passing Drills, Small Sided Games
1 v 1 + 1 with Neutrals
2 vs 1 Drills, Possession Drills, Small Sided Games
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Get in the Zone!
1 vs 1 Drills, Dribbling Drills, Shooting Drills, Small Sided Games
Brazil - Communication and Awareness
Possession Drills, Small Sided Games
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Multi Team Endzone Soccer
Dribbling Drills, Offensive Drills, Passing Drills, Possession Drills, Small Sided Games
5 v 2 Plus One Rondo
Possession Drills, Small Sided Games
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2 vs. 2 Defending the Shot
2 vs 2 Drills, Defending Drills, Offensive Drills, Small Sided Games
Penalty Box Game
Attacking Drills, Crossing Drills, Finishing Drills, Possession Drills, Small Sided Games
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Wall Pass FTW
Defending Drills, Offensive Drills, Passing Drills, Small Sided Games
Passing, First Touch & Movement
First Touch, Passing Drills, Turning Drills
10 v 4, Central Wide Grid
Large Sided Games, Possession Drills
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Quick Finishing
Attacking Drills, Finishing Drills, Goalkeeping Drills, Passing Drills, Shooting Drills
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Two Finishes
Finishing Drills, First Touch
Pass and Move Gates
First Touch, Passing Drills, Possession Drills
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First Touch: Inside Trap and Outside Play
First Touch, Passing Drills
Bobby Burling playing for Colorado Rapids
First Touch: Outside Trap and Play
First Touch, Passing Drills
Bobby Burling playing for Colorado Rapids
First Touch: Receiving Ball with Outside of Foot
Dribbling Drills, First Touch, Passing Drills
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Turning Exercise: The Cruyff
Dribbling Drills
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Turning Exercise: The Chop
Dribbling Drills
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5 v 2 Keep Away
Defending Drills, Possession Drills, Small Sided Games
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1 vs 1 Turn and Shoot
1 vs 1 Drills, Dribbling Drills, Small Sided Games
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4 v 4 Plus One to 6 Goals
Possession Drills, Small Sided Games
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Gatekeepers - Soccer Dribbling Activity
Dribbling Drills, Small Sided Games
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Colored Gates in Pairs
Double Passing, First Touch, Passing Drills
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4 v 4 to 6 Goals
Small Sided Games
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Dribbling Endzones
Dribbling Drills, Small Sided Games
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Hexa Possession Passing Drill
Passing Drills, Possession Drills, Warm Up Drills