Ball control drills

These drills will give your players what Tony Carr of the West Ham Academy refers to as “Mastery of the Ball”. It is your first duty as a coach to give your players the skills to be effective soccer players and ball control is the key to that. It’s about being comfortable on the ball, receiving a fast high ball and bringing it under instant control, being able to change feet and move the ball where you want it to be in relation to your player’s body, their opponent and the rest of the pitch.





Get our FREE weekly coaching tips email






Receive GREAT coaching tips to help you become
a better soccer coach, straight to your inbox!

Please note that Better
Soccer Coaching
takes your privacy very seriously. We will never rent or sell your email address to any third party

Find out more

Recommended:





Proud Corporate Member of the National Soccer Coaches Association of America