complete 10 successful passes in as little time as possible!

football passing

The aim of this drill is to complete 10 successful football passes in as little time as possible.

This will be done using a Skills Drills board or a wall. You are required to be stood 2 metres away (1 metre for KS1 pupils), this distance will be marked out with a line or a set of cones.


  • Football
  • Cones
  • Stopwatch
  • Skills Drills Board/Wall
  • Tape Measure
  • Score Sheet


  • Keep your eye on the ball.
  • Look where you’re passing.
  • Aim for the middle of the board.
  • Don’t pass too hard.
  • Don’t rush too much.
  • Keep in control of the ball.
  • Use instep of the foot.


  • Start off with the ball on the line, once started you must wait for the ball to come behind the line before completing the next pass.
  • If the ball doesn’t come behind the line the pass does not count.
  • If the ball goes behind the board then you must pick it up and return to the line.
  • 10 passes must be completed before the time is stopped.


  • Make sure you wear appropriate clothing/footwear.
  • If using a Skills Drills board make sure it is set up in a safe manner and is secure.
  • Waiting participants should be waiting in a suitable position.
  • Ball should be pumped up and in a good condition.