Mastering the Soccer Scissors! *7 Key Points* by Online Soccer Academy

Mastering the Soccer Scissors! *7 Key Points* by Online Soccer Academy

What’s going on? Little dap. It’s Jared
Montz former pro and founder of Today we are learning how to do the scissors
in soccer. Football Soccer. If you already know how to do the soccer scissors
move click here to learn how to do the advanced scissors move soccer. Description: Soccer Sports
The scissors soccer move is an attacking move you can do to get by a defender. This is considered
more of a basic soccer moves but it’s a classic and highly effective soccer tricks when done
right. Towards the end of this video I will throw in coaching soccer tips on how to coach
soccer this soccer trick to younger players. On a side note… did you know we do Online
Soccer Academy Soccer Camps / Clinics all around the United States? If you are a soccer
player click here to see our Camps schedule for this winter and spring and I hope to see
you there. If you are a soccer coaches and interested in having me come out to put on
an Online Soccer Academy Soccer Camp / Clinic for your team or club please click here for
more information. I’m confident if you love Online Soccer Academy videos you will love
our “in person” coaching youth soccer! Key Points on How to do a Scissors Move in
Soccer: 1. Stand behind the soccer ball and step with
your left foot to the side of the ball. 2. Drop your left shoulder and over exaggerate
a fake that you are going to run left. 3. Bring your right foot around the inside
of the soccer ball to the outside. Make sure to lean your body a bit to the right when
you step to the outside of the ball. The goal is to get the defender un balanced by thinking
you are going right when you do the football tricks. 4. Take a touch with the outside of your left
foot at an angle going forward. Your touch should be out in front of you a few steps
so you have room to accelerate past the soccer defender. If you take to small of a touch
the soccer defender might be able to get a leg out and make a play. 5. Change pace! The best attacking soccer
players in the world know how to change pace and speed up after doing a move. Soccer Skills.
Think slow to fast! This will help you create a few steps of space between you and a defender
to give you a second or two to make a play. 6. Do not take to big of steps to the sides
because it will throw off how fast you can run when changing pace. For example, I see
lots of players step to far left and right so when they take their touch to dribble forward
they are almost in a split position which means they can’t run right away. You want
your left foot touch of the ball going forward as part of your running stride. 7. Do the soccer scissors move when you are
2-3 steps away from your defender. DO NOT get to close to the soccer defender because
while you are doing your scissors move soccer all nice and neat like the defender is just
plowing into you. This will increase their chances of winning the soccer ball. Soccer
Drills for Kids. Equipment Needed: Soccer Sports
You will need a soccer ball and three cones. Soccer World. If you don’t have cones, that’s
okay, you don’t have to use them to practice your scissors. Exercise Player Can Do: Soccer Drills
A soccer exercise we can do to practice. Start off by practicing the soccer scissors move
from a stand still without the soccer ball. Get your body use to how you will feel. Once
comfortable get the ball out and practice the soccer scissors move from a stand still.
Soccer Football. Do it slow, take your time, get the scissors right and then accelerate
after the move. Once you are ready set up your cones like
so; a start cone, a soccer defender cone and a cone you will accelerate to at an angle
forward up the field from the defender. Youth Soccer Drills. From the start cone dribble
up at slow pace, do your scissors 2-3 steps prior to the defender cone, then change pace
and accelerate forward. Do a light jog back and repeat the exercise. Do this until you
get tired or feel like you are getting it. [Music] [Music] [Music] [Music] [Music] [Music] [Music] [Music] [Music] What Player Could Be Doing Wrong: How to Soccer Some things that could be going wrong! If
the defender is always winning it then two things could be happening. Soccer Practice
Drills. First, you are doing the scissors but you
are to upright and stiff so the defender isn’t buying your fake. Remember to drop your shoulder
and over exaggerate your fake. Second, you are getting to close to the defender.
Time your scissors right and do it 2-3 steps before the defender. Coaching Tips! How to Coach Youth Soccer
If you are a soccer coach watching this here are two tips for you to better demonstrate
the scissors to your players. How to Teach Soccer. Coaching Tip 1 – Be careful of the mirror
affect. When you are demonstrating the scissors and you are facing your players you are going
to say scissors right but in their minds, from their angle, they will see you scissoring
left. My advice is after you show them key points and you are demonstrating the move
turn your back to the players. So now when they see you do the scissors right, it’s to
their right too. Coaching Tip 2 – Get down on one knee and
use your hands to move the player’s feet. Remember most players are visual learners
so if you have a young player that can’t understand the scissors drop down on one knee and pick
up their feet and scissor them around the ball. Just do one foot at a time so they don’t
lose their balance and fall over! Bonus Tips! Soccer Training Drills
If you are left footed or want to try this left footed the key points are the same, just
the opposite for when I say left or right. Use this soccer moves when you are running
half or three quarters pace. The soccer scissors move is much harder to do when running in
a full sprint and not always your best move choice at full sprint. Keep that in mind.
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100 thoughts on “Mastering the Soccer Scissors! *7 Key Points* by Online Soccer Academy

  1. Waheed Saidi says:

    thank you sir!!

  2. Anthony Dohogne says:

    Jared do you think I should add some flair to my game I barely do tricks or anything fancy. I just play simple kinda like Messi just not as good but should I add a little flair to my game? I've been thinking about it and wanted to see what you think. Thanks love your vids!:D

  3. ExplosiveGuides says:


  4. NoMartha says:

    I mastered the scissors, but when I want to add like a double scissor or even more the ball starts to get behind me when on grass, but when I'm playing indoor soccer I'm able to add as many stepovers until the ball runs out of momentum. How can I be able to do this on grass as well w/o having the ball just slow down behind me? I hope you understand my question 😛

  5. Adolfo Garza says:

    what if your messi and don't need to do this 😉

  6. Vishal Beeki says:

    JARED I have an Idea. So if you have like an Iphone, Droid or Ipad, you should like do vines of different moves to teach are players. Just a suggestion. And ignore this comment if you already do vines. 

  7. Doctor3Dog says:

    Hey Jared do you have a video on how to do the lob, because I'm pretty confident in everything else except shooting long and far.

  8. Javier Balderas Duran says:

    Nice video!

  9. jesus jaime says:

    Can you please upload more videos about defending, I play defense and want to have more experience, thanks 🙂

  10. Bwz070 says:

    Jared, can you make a tutorial video on how to get faster feet? 

  11. S1r Tob153r says:

    Great vid!

  12. Desmond Hutchinson says:

    Hi jared, its a little difficult to try and get the link to the annotations since I'm regularly on mobile, could you add these links to other videos in your description? Thanks

  13. RoszRecordsOfficial says:

    Hey Jared your videos don't really teach much. It just shows the basics. 

  14. III Fields says:

    Thanks dude!

  15. KVBmessi says:

    Nice vid would I use this for double sciccors to?

  16. 3KG Prince says:

    Cool as always

  17. Chelsea Champions says:


  18. Anthony Seglo says:

    Could you do a camp outside of America ???? Thanks for all the help

  19. HM says:

    Hey Jared, could you do a video showing us how to do multiple scissors? Thanks.

  20. Gamal El Din Mohamed says:

    Can u please upload a video about how to do a bicycle kick ?

  21. Johann Kuldmäe says:

    help with scorpion kick please?

  22. qazwsxedc321321 says:

    Hey finished /bought defending videos. Can you make more here PLEAASE

  23. Müzilla says:

    Just Believe in it!

  24. clAssIcAllymINdless says:

    Can you please do a video on the rainbow? Ty

  25. Online Soccer Academy says:

    7 Key Points to Mastering the Scissors + Coaching Tips 4 Youth Players + Wearing New OSA Shirt in this week's Online Soccer Academy video.

  26. saul castillo says:

    I tried this move in my soccer game and I scored a goal

  27. jean valerio says:

    I thought it's called the bicycle

  28. WinkV3NoMSniping says:


  29. Hermawan firdiansyah says:

    Nice tutorial bro..
    I permit to download

  30. Fooz says:

    I live all the way in Australia, so no Jared Montz soccer camps here lol

  31. Jov says:

    Jared can u teach me about 'timing'?
    I always do scissors too early or too late…..
    I always cant control the timing…help…

  32. Shaneaz Maredia says:

    Are there jared soccer camp in austin

  33. WinkV3NoMSniping says:


  34. we love football says:

    nice skill 🙂

  35. dude1127494 says:

    I'm looking at a lot of these videos in attempts to get better at soccer and try my best to outplay this classmate in gym that plays soccer actually on a team…..will it work??Maybe..

  36. Ken M says:

    Advanced link doesn't work! Can you post the link?

  37. Tom Andersen says:

    Good coaching

  38. kingof206 says:

    I do stepovers at ronaldo speed no lie.. Good tutorials though ..

  39. Tom Andersen says:

    I 'm a coach, and a player as well . I' m only 58 and feeling fine. Your videos are very good teaching . You are good at details , Jared, great ! And I can see you master a ball ! Sorry for my bad english ! But I do like your videos!

  40. Bilal Farrukh says:

    Hey I

  41. Bilal Farrukh says:

    Wanted to ask you two things.
    Number one is it okay to train whilst listening to music as long as you go at full intensity and don't get distracted?
    Number two if you wanna improve the speed of your scissors, is practicing scissors at full speed around a still ball more beneficial or doing some agility drill which requires cones?
    Thanx for your hlelp!

  42. Sam Ortiz says:

    hey great videos and you should come to California for one of you OSA camps.

  43. insan sunyi says:

    looked funny went you do the wrong move..haha

  44. Iruka Reshuda says:

    Thanks! always was terrible at scissors because i was to stiff made me a better striker now that my 1v1 is better

  45. ABDOU BEHAZ says:

    cool, really helpful, i will make this channel my coach

  46. mohamed koya says:

    can u pls upload some videos on how to tackle against a defender.

  47. l lee says:

    This is so helpful. Thank you!

  48. Kyler Luttrell says:


  49. Cristiano Burian says:

    great cool!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

  50. ishan atyalia says:

    I loved the way you did when you said change pace

  51. UniKookie says:

    Thanks so much you taught me how to do this and iv been practicing and doing so well but the thing is when I show my brother and his friends ( they are the best in the school) they say I'm not doing the scissors and start putting me down I need help on how to convince them could you give me some tips?

  52. Guru Sharma says:

    Thank so much bro
    This was somthing I was looking

  53. Zeus Alcon says:


  54. Sourabh Roy says:

    Coach, please make an android or windows phone app for OSA!

  55. Nagaaravind Siva says:

    hi, i cannot do this move when playing with friends because when that time i was panic .even i can do it when stand at a place the defender always stole the ball when i ran .pls help me

  56. Type X Gamer says:

    Thanks Jared You Really Helped me You are so good At Soccer

  57. Abhai Radhakrishnan says:

    Can u teach how to do a BICYCLE KICK.

  58. BALE 614 says:

    when ever i tried to do this move the ball gets behind me..and i trip on it sometimes ..i guess i need more practice..

  59. Antayabj says:

    I love all your videos!

  60. An Endless Grove says:

    Thank you! I mastered it in a half hour!

  61. Chris G says:

    Thanks for sharing the coaching tips at the end of the video.

  62. soccer19 says:

    It's really hard for me to practice anything because my backyard is a hill with lots of bumps so I always have to go down the street but it's really hot and I never have anyone to practice with so I never get much practice 🙁

  63. Ehsan jabar says:

    Should you put your dominant foot around the ball because im left footed not right

  64. Chillarie Dela Cruz says:

    LOL the song is from roblox xD

  65. jack pearson says:

    Thanks for the video jared! I'm a freshman in high school trying to improve my soccer game during the offseason. I'm usually deployed as a midfielder in someway, usually as a defense midfielder, but sometimes as an attacking mid. Do you have any tips or videos for guys like me? I have great endurance and no matter what I play I usually go from box-to-box

  66. Bryan Lustria says:

    Hi jared! Great tutorial videos. Are you gonna be making tutorials for double/multiple scissors? thanks and more power

  67. Abdelbadie Helali says:

    dude, you are simply amazing, thx a lot
    here, take a little sub for you 😉 

  68. Justin Lind says:

    What if I want to go right because a attacker is on my left? How?????

  69. Julian Biju says:

    Having trouble with the sweeping motion of the leg

  70. Ken Bliss says:

    Thanks that was very helpful……

  71. Samuel whazzup says:

    Guys these are the two good people who make me more of an advanced player,Progressive Soccer and Online Soccer are both great teachers.

  72. Garret Schwindt says:

    when ever i do this move i loop my leg around and when im gonna go the other derection i to poke it into the defender please help?

  73. Adilmasood Md says:  Man..!! You Are AWESOME..!!

  74. Aryan B says:

    Can you make a video on how to kick with your foot when the ball is behind you

  75. Peter Phan says:

    Should I look at the ball or the defender's feet while doing the trick? 😀

  76. rabeya bhuiya says:

    how to do mess's finishing move

  77. Divora Yared says:

    Whenever I do this I fall over the ball. I think i need more practice😒

  78. Shahriar Rayhan says:

    I'm right footed but I do my scissors with my left
    I play as a left winger so it's a good move to fool the Right Back and cut inside.

  79. Christopher Valladares says:

    jared i love you, at first i was learnng this during the 2014 world cup, and i thought it was hopeless, then i listened to what you said and i practiced itand i nailed it and now I'm a pro at it, thanks jared.

  80. Ebrake. says:

    Your video was helpful. Ive never joined a soccer team and when i do play its with my friends who are on the soccer team or atleast have been, but after watching them and videos like this one on youtube they dont consider me bad anymore lol. Whats funny is that after never having been taught by a professional i have a wierd "street" playing style that there not used to and this is what gives me an advantage against them i think 🙂 so yeah thanks

  81. suneet purohit says:

    make a video of thigh balance of soccer ball like CR7

  82. TonyT2i says:

    i really like you
    your videos are cool

  83. isabelsoccer says:

    I thought the video was very helpful to learn the scissors right instead of just learning the scissors. I think that is how you learn a move.

  84. Izy Mathurin says:

    verry important to learn. scossors are verry affective…

  85. grad79 says:

    Good video. But I especially liked the tip on helping younger players understand the move. Thanks, Steve

  86. Kundan Goswami says:

    i just love

  87. Kundan Goswami says:


  88. Kundan Goswami says:

    i always want to met you

  89. Kundan Goswami says:

    I also believe in

  90. Josue Solis says:


  91. Miguel Teixeira says:

    With the scissors, everyone does a stepover to the right/left and goes to the opposite direction but I sometimes do the stepover and then I go into the same direction( and it works!!) Is there anyone who does the same??

  92. thanesh waran says:

    my ball in my house roof

  93. Prophetic Warrior says:

    How to do this move at faster pace? Or when you are sprinting with the ball?

  94. Prophetic Warrior says:

    Dude you are the best coach online. I learned stepover after watching your video. I mean there are so many videos out there about stepovers but nobody was so clear on how to do it best. After following your technique I was able to do stepover as well as body feint because your video really teaches how to sell the move to defender .

  95. BountyClaus says:

    when I do it my foot turns to much while I perform the scissors should I send a video or something? plz help

  96. kadra Haji says:

    I am the best 12 year old of canada

  97. Brian Wakefield says:

    Great tutorial, I plan on teaching my U10 team how to do this at our next practice……..tomorrow.

  98. John Lopez says:

    What makes it scissors right or scissors left?

  99. Football Learn says:

    Step over

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