OBJECTIVE:

To control the ball at the player's feet.

KEY FACTORS:

  1. Eyes on ball.
  2. Body front on to ball.
  3. Weight forward on balls of feet.
  4. Controlled short kicks with instep.

COMMON ERRORS:

  1. Kicking too hard.
  2. Kicking to opposition player.
  3. Not following kick through.
  4. Over-running ball.

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