GK Handling 2

  • Organisation

    GK stand facing each other 2-3 yds apart

    GK1 tosses ball with 2 hands underhanded to GK2 who catches it high

    GK2 repeats the process back to GK1

  • Process

    add a second ball once technique improves

  • Tip

    ensure W catches and keeper ready position

  • Field size

    keepers area

  • Cone margins


Standard Situation:

Corner kicks [Offensive positioning on corner]

Training Set:

End, Progression, Main point/Emphasis, Break


U6 - U13, U14 - U19, Any, Adult (from 18 years on)


30 min

Number of Players:

6 - 10 players, > 10 players

1 - 5 players [2 players]

Form of Training:

Team training, Training in pairs, Individual training, Group training

Skill Level:

Beginner, Advanced, Professional, Any

Author: Tom Lacroix

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