Activity Card General Movement 9-12 Invisible Football

INVISIBLE FOOTBALL   (General Movement)
Suitable for players aged 9-12 years



  1. Area of up to 30x20m. Modify area depending on the age & number of players.
  2. Divide the players into 2 teams and bib accordingly.
  3. Place two goals at the end of the area.


  1. Split teams into equal numbers.
  2. No ball required. Players instead place their hand on their head to indicate player in possession of the ball.
  3. Players pass the ball by calling a teammates name – this then transfers the ball to them. The player receiving then places their hand on their head.
  4. Players are allowed to run with the ball.
  5. Opponents can tackle player in possession by tagging them.
  6. To score player in possession must run through the goal.


• Players have a ball each to dribble around the area but still pass by calling a teammates name


  • Vision & awareness
  • Decision making
  • Movement to supporting player in possession
  • Movement into attacking areas