COE (SA)1v1 w/ Dribble Gates

  • Organisation


    Improving use of RWB Skills (COD, Stop-Starts, and Feints) based on position of DFAwareness of surrounding players and available space to attack 



    30m x 30m (Depending on numbers)

    Players in pairs

    1 Ball per pair 


  • Process


    • Player w/ ball tries to maintain possession and dribble through as many gates as possible
    • Partner tries to regain possession and dribbles through gates to score
    • 30 second round w/ 30 seconds rest
    • 2 Rounds per game (Alternate who starts w/ ball at start)
    • Find new partner after each game
    • 5-7 games



    - Head up to analyze play area (Where is my DF? Which gates are available?) 
    - If there is space - drive the ball quickly
    - Keep the ball close in tighter spaces- Disguise intentions with various skills

Training Set:



U6 - U13 [Under 09, Under 10, Under 11, Under 12]


15 min

Number of Players:

> 10 players

Form of Training:

Individual training

Skill Level:


Author: Bryan Cadiz

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