Benefits of the 4v4 Format

Why 4v4?

Other than creating a fun opportunity to play soccer with friends, teammates, and neighbors there are a lot of great reasons to play 4v4 soccer:

  • Encourages quick decision making
  • Allows for more touches on the ball
  • Increased passing
  • Improved dribbling and skills opportunities
  • More scoring attempts
  • Many more goals
  • Improves over all understanding of the game (players are not only attackers or defenders)
  • More opportunities to be creative
  • High Intensity
  • 4 goal set up encourages directional changes