3-2-1 possession

  • Organisation

    6v6, 7v7, 8v8...

  • Process

    possession exercise where there is a 3-touch restriction. after 20 passes (not consecutive), the restriction is 2-touch. after 20 more passes, the restriction is 1-touch. the player is allowed an additonal touch on the turnover during 1-touch. first team to 20 passes with the 1-touch restriction wins.

  • Tip

    speed of play exercise with an emphasis on spacing/timing.

  • Field size

    dimensions vary dending on goals and numbers (6v6, 7v7, etc).

Training Set:

Main point/Emphasis


20 min

Author: Kevin Varnado

Similar exercises - Training set:

Main point/Emphasis

3 o 2 transittion
Unmark rondo
Passing with Goal Attemt Variation IV

Similar exercises - Duration:

20 Mins

Passing with Control/Dribbling with Opposition Variation II
3v3+3, 4v4+4, 5v5+5 (targets)
Sprint + shot on goal

Similar exercises - Author:

Kevin Varnado

Sweden transition exercise