Soccer Coaching Books & Videos | Our online store for coaches!

Soccer Passing Drill for 9 to 10 Players

This is an exercise that Tobias Cramer presented at the International Coaches Convention Germany 2019. It’s a passing combination with four variations. You need five dummies or poles, 9 to 10 players and at least 3 balls.

The combination starts at position in the middle. A passes a sharp pass to position B. Then the combination alternates between left and right.

Pass combination over two sides for 9 to 10 players

Basic Drill: Strong pass – Ball control with two contacts

In the basic form, the players starts with a strong pass to B who delivers it with two contacts to the next partner, who also has two contacts to pass to the target player D. D then dribbles to start position A.

Soccer Passing Combination

Variation 1: Combination with wall passing

In the first variation, there is a wall pass between B and C before C passes the ball to the target player D.

Soccer Passing Combination

Variation 2: Combination with through passing

The emphasis in the second variation is on a sharp pass to the target player. Player C could also play a wall pass with the target player D

Soccer Passing Combination

Variation 3: with playing over the third man

In this variation, the players have to focus especially on the running lanes. After a wall pass of B with C, C passes the ball in the space to the third player E. Then he sprints to the vacant position E and shortly after that he receives the next pass. The wall player becomes the next third man.

Soccer Passing Combination

You can find more great passing drills on our website!

Discover German Training Concepts

The biggest selection of soccer eBooks for coaches! Learn the secrets of perfect combination play, the art of playing attacking soccer, 1 vs 1 mastery and much more! All available with one click!

More Stories
Balance Training in Soccer – The Key to Perfect Ball Handling