Soccer Passing SSG Middle Goal # 5 Training Drill

Passing SSG Middle Goal # 5

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Basic Information

Age Group: (5-7yrs) (8-11yrs) (12-15yrs) (16-Adult)
Number of Players: 8+
Difficulty: Medium
Time: 15-20 min.
Emphasis: Possession, Passing

Field Preparation:

  • 2 teams
  • grid (30yds x 30yds)
  • target area (6yds-6yds)
  • cones to mark off grid
  • pinnies
  • good supply of balls for continuous play


  • play 4v4
  • teams can score from all sides
  • each goalie defends two sides
  • kick- ins only


  • play 3v3, 5v5 etc.
  • limit number of touches
  • adjust spacing depending on the age and ability of the group

Coaching Points:

  • only low passes
  • players should spread out
  • selection of pass & timing of pass
  • constant movement
  • communication is vital
  • good angle and distance of support to receive ball
  • switch point of attack

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