Star-shaped Passing

  • Organisation

    • 6 cones of any color

  • Process

    Players will line up as portrayed in the graphic, one player will stand at every cone.

    The first player starts by passing the ball into the player in the center.

    Then, the players will follow the passing pattern.

  • Tip

    Coaching Points:

    • Start the drill off slower and progress by bringing more quality into the touches, speed of play, and passing


Dribbling, Running technique with/without ball, Trapping, Ball control

Wall passes, Short passing, One touch passes, Inside of the foot passing, Combinations

Training Set:



Under 12, Under 13, Under 11, Under 10, Under 09

Under 14, Under 19, Under 18, Under 17, Under 16, Under 15


10 min

Number of Players:

7 players, 9 players

Form of Training:

Team training

Participating Players:

Midfielders, Defenders, Forwards


Cooperation within the team

Skill Level:

Professional, Advanced

Spatial Behavior:

Limited playing field

Training Location:

Asphalt, Grass field, Turf field

Author: Tom Pilarski

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