Training Tip: How to time your passes

Learn how to time your passes better on the pitch

April 4, 2024

Do you get frustrated when your passes get intercepted by opponents?

If so, check out our training video which includes tips on how to improve the timing of your passing.

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Improve your game intelligence

One way in which professional and aspiring footballers are improving their game intelligence is through the use of virtual reality (VR).

VR headsets enable footballers to play and train on the virtual pitch. Players can immerse themselves into their VR training from the comfort of their own home and on a schedule that suits them. Plus, with no physical load, VR allows players to stay mentally sharp even whilst injured.

One VR football training app trusted by professionals and amateurs across the globe is Be Your Best. Designed to improve players cognitive skills, such as scanning, awareness, vision and decision making.

The Be Your Best technology has helped top-level players like as Martin Ødegaard and Aurélien Tchouaméni‍ and pro clubs such as Borussia Dortmund, Wolverhampton Wanderers and FC Copenhagen.

Be Your Best has two main training modes, developed to improve players performances on the pitch. Scenarios allow users to play through 700+ professional game scenarios from the perspective of one player. Matchplay replicates the experience of a real life game, giving users complete control over their actions and decisions.

Studies have shown that Be Your Best can help players increase their scan rate by 28%, after 9-weeks of training. Footballers who scan more make twice as many successful forward passes compared to those who scan less, highlighting the importance of developing this skill.

If you are interested in improving your scanning and game intelligence, start training with Be Your Best today →

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