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Want quicker feet, better moves and faster speed? Check out STACK's collection of soccer drills. You'll improve all aspects of your game, from dribbling to shooting to passing.

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Tobin Heath's Closed-Space Dribbling Drill

On a soccer field, the soundness of your technique is measured by your ability to keep the ball as close to your feet as possible. U.S. soccer star To...

Essential Soccer Speed Drills

Soccer is a true measure of pure athleticism. The most successful players are the fastest and most explosive on the field. (Check out Soccer Fitnes...

Shoot, Pass and Dribble Better With C.J. Sapong's Favorite Soccer Drills

Sporting Kansas City forward C.J. Sapong made his mark in the soccer world with a successful 2011 campaign that won him MLS Rookie of the Year honor...

Improve Late-Game Soccer Dribbling

"Many people only practice their skills when they're fresh," says Sporting Kansas City defender and 2011 MLS All-Star Matt Besler. "When they get tire...

Improve Your Soccer Skills With Drills From Abby Wambach

Abby Wambach's on-field presence must be constantly monitored by her opponents. During the 2011 FIFA World Cup, she broke loose for four goals, earnin...

Columbus Crew's T-Drill

You can't spell agility without the "t." Steve Tashjian, strength and conditioning coach for the Columbus Crew, uses the T-Drill to cross the t and d...

Houston Dynamo Goalkeeper Drill

By the time you decide whether to catch, punch or deflect a shot screaming toward you, the announcer might already be bellowing, "GOOOOAAAALLLL!" Mike...

Jumping Rope for Soccer with Hope Solo

By Josh Staph Hope Solo has started in net for the USA at every age level. After taking over the top spot on the Women's National Team in 2005, she r...

D.C. United's Game-Day Endurance Test

  Elite soccer players chew up some serious ground during matches, so they need to be conditioned to run fast when their bodies are beat. Brian Good...

Soccer Training Plan with Clint Dempsey and Taylor Twellman

By Josh Staph Only 700 miles separate the home towns of Taylor Twellman and Clint Dempsey , but the two MLS stars grew up worlds apart. If it were...