Drills For Soccer Skills Keeping The Ball On Target

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Drills for soccer skills keeping the ball on target is one key elements soccer coaches look for from

time to time. Knowing that all positional field players will be called upon in some game to shoot on

goal, hoping to at least keep the ball on frame(goal). The key tips are:

1. Keep your knee over the ball as you strike the shot, this will help in shooting the ball over the goal

2. Don’t over power the ball, the idea is to hit it clean and straight, too much power means over the bar

3. Try not the lean back, keep your body straight or slightly over the ball will keep it down for the most part

4. The shot is many times just a hard pass if you can picture that in your mind as you are preparing for the shot

5. Angles are more important than power and speed of the ball, power comes later as you get better technique

6. A ball on goal(target) has a chance to score, it’s better to hit the ball slightly softer to insure a chance to score

Many drills have been shown for teaching goal scoring, here are some MLS results of drills for soccer

skills keeping the ball on target. [Read more…]

Two Consistent MLS Clubs Sporting KC And Seattle Sounders

 

 

 

 

 

Feddy Montero with a hat trick makes Chivas USA wondering how to cover him. Seattle Sounders in

the top 3 of the Western Division in the MLS, and running hot for the playoffs. Chivas USA had no

defense in this match and a 6-2 thumping came from the Sounders club. Another club playing

consistent soccer in Kansas City KS. The Sporting KC fan base should be proud of their first place club

as the take care of DC United in a tight match. Teal Bunbury gets a great head ball goal in the 13th min.

to set the stage for Sporting KC. Then a defensive error in the 23rd minute puts DC United complaints

of Nick Deleon for a United tie game. In the 62 minute Zusi of Sporting KC seals the deal and 3 points. [Read more…]

Colorado Rapids Tear Up Chivas USA With A 4-0 Thumping

 

 

 

 

 

 

Chivas USA taken apart by the Colorado Rapids with a 4-0 loss. Chivas had many shots

on goal, but none found the back of the net, and The Rapids pitched a shut out. A big defensive

night for a Rapids team that needed a win after losing 3 straight. Solid all around game for CR.

Both teams are clawing to get higher in their divisions to get to the playoffs. Tough teams, watch ‘m. [Read more…]

LA Galaxy Beats Houston Dynamo In A Close Match Nov. 20th, 2011 MLS Cup

mls 2011 final cup game

MLS final played Nov. 20th ends in a 1 to 0 loss for the Houston Dynamo. The LA Galaxy wins
the MLS Cup for 3rd time.

Houston played well, but the LA Galaxy had too much fire power. Many chances on each side for the soccer match in Carson City.

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Landon Donovan wins it with a nice run and a ball placed into the right corner. 1 goal, 1 MLS
soccer winner. Here is a list of past MLS Soccer Champions.
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