Soccer drill: taking back possession

Suitable for the following techniques: defense

Taking back possession


Field setup:

Put out a field with 4 pawns at 20 by 10 meters.

Course of play:

Players must come from one side of the field with a ball on the other side. In the middle is the ball collector. This player should try to take the ball from the running players.

Rules of the game:

  • Watch carefully where and when you can run over with the ball.
  • The collector must try to chase the players to the side.
  • If the collector touches the ball from another player, the player who has touched the ball must be in the middle.
  • If the ball goes over the sideline of a player then the player is also off and becomes the collector.
  • You may not walk back over the imaginary backline.

Characteristics of the drill

Necessary materials:
Not applicable
Suitable for the following levels:
O6 jeugd
O7 jeugd
O8 jeugd
O9 jeugd
O10 jeugd
O11 jeugd
O12 jeugd
O13 jeugd
O14 jeugd
O15 jeugd
O16 jeugd
O17 jeugd
O18 jeugd