Soccer Target Players # 3 Training Drill

Target Players # 3

Discover our dynamic soccer training program with a great selection of passing drills and games for U12-U20 youth players. Coaching points included.

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Basic Information

Age Group:(5-7yrs) (8-11yrs) (12-15yrs) (16-Adult)
Number of Players: 7+
Difficulty: Easy-Medium
Time: 10-20 min.
Emphasis: Possession, Passing

Field Preparation:

  • 2 teams
  • grid (35yds x 35yds)
  • middle box (10x10yds)
  • cones to mark off area
  • pinnies


  • teams score by passing to neutral target player inside middle box


  • team score a point only if they play a wall pass with target player
  • adjust size of field and middle box if necessary

Coaching Points:

  • angle, distance and timing of support
  • vision
  • body position – open to field
  • decision making
  • verbal and visual communication

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