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How to improve close control and dribbling skills in football

January 4, 2021 - 12:49 AM

Improving close control and dribbling skills is important for football players in other to create space, keep possession and to beat defenders.

Close control in this case means running with the ball under control and dribbling with both feet.

This simple individual drills teach close control, running, turning/changing directions, dr Po oibbling, and finishing.

Start slow and increase the speed as soon as you get comfortable with it.

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It can be adjusted to fit your space.

Tips to improve close control and dribbling skills
- You have to be able to make touches quickly with the inside/outside of both feet.

- You also need to have intent and an understanding of how your opponent might react to your touch.