Possession to wide players is a great drill for players to work on keeping the ball under pressure, distributing to wingers, and finishing crosses.
Overload without a keeper is an easy possession drill to use when there is only one goal keeper available at a training session. The team without the goal keeper is given several additional players to offset the disadvantage.
Unlock the neutrals is a great possession game where the team with the ball can create an overwhelming numerical advantage against the defense. Once a team completes a given number of passes, neutral players in the corners become ‘unlocked’ and can help the team with the ball in the middle score.
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The four team possession drill is an excellent way for players to practice keeping possession of the ball in tight spaces. In addition, it’s a very fun and competitive game to play with four teams.
Targets in the middle is an excellent drill for players to work on moving the ball, keeping possession, and finding open teammates.
The three grid possession drill is a great game to get players sharp on the ball, linking up with teammates, and delivering quality passes.
Two teams against one is a simple keep away drill that is very effective to help players work on keeping possession of the ball.
In defense drops two, the offensive team has a numerical advantage because the defense must drop two players off of the field.
Mini goal game with neutrals is a great game for players to work on keeping possession of the ball because they have lots of passing options with neutral players around the outside.