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So I've searched the Internet for fun soccer drills for kids and am amazed at the amount of websites that are willing to share their information with me. I found sites that offered the fun soccer drills for kids for free and some with a membership to their website by just giving them an email address. All I really wanted was a few drills to run at practice. What I got was so much more. I learned so much about soccer and the soccer coaches that run the sites.

Most sites will give you fun soccer drills for kids free. They genuinely want to help coaches and parents to teach the kids how to play soccer. These websites offer hundreds of drills and tips to coaches on how to coach kids as young as 4 years old (maybe even younger, that's just the youngest I seen) all the way up to adults. These coaches are passionate about soccer and they understand that fun soccer drills for kids is where it all starts. I joined a few of these sites and received dozens of drills for my team to work on.

I realized that fun soccer drills for kids are just designed to teach soccer skills in a fun way that the kids are familiar with, many of the drills are glorified playground games that they just add a soccer ball to. Red light green light that you have to move only with a ball, a form of dodge ball that you only use your feet and follow the leader with the trailer dribbling the ball. How cool is that? Fun soccer drills for kids is just what it sounds like. Fun!

Fun soccer drills for kids will lead into drills for older kids as they grow and understand the game. Red light green light will lead to a stop and go drill, a follow the leader will transform into cone drills where you cut right or left and dodge ball helps in understanding how to kick the ball while moving.

As I searched for fun soccer skills for kids, I gained a new knowledge of how to coach kids as well as a natural progression in the growth of a player. Just by searching for the drills I gained the insight of how a player views the game and why kids seem to love it so much. As I go forward, I will continue to look for more fun soccer drills for kids to gain not just the drills for practice but the philosophy of the top coaches.

If you are a parent or a new coach and are looking for fun soccer drills for kids, I recommend that you search several sites, read the info that they have and you will see that you will not only leave with fun soccer drills for kids but also a new vision on how to coach them. Happy hunting and remember to Keep it Fun!


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