Six Steps for Kids to Learn Soccer
So, you want to learn how to play soccer and be really good at it? Or are you a soccer coach or parent who wants to help their kids learn how to play soccer? If so, you’ve come to the right place! In this comprehensive post we will discuss all of the soccer tips, guides, and tutorial videos to help you or your kids learn how to play soccer!
6 Steps To Learn How to Play Soccer for Kids
Learn & study basic soccer rules
We’re not saying that your kid has to start memorizing the soccer rule book, but it would help if an older kid or parent explained very quickly the basic rules of soccer. It would be even better to show your kid what a real soccer court looks like, whether it’s a field or even a blacktop, as a great way to help them visualize the soccer game upon first hearing about it.
Kick around the soccer ball
Familiarize your kid with the soccer ball by simply having them kick it around – either against a wall or into a goalpost. Some parents may even let their kids tap a soccer ball around the house just to get used to it, but we’d understand if you are hesitant to do so!!
Play pickup games with friends
Getting a few friends together to play pickup soccer in a loose, fun environment is a great way to learn soccer. It won’t be super competitive, this way everyone can have fun, and kids will slowly learn how to play together and get more familiar with the