It’s been said that one’s first touch is one of the most important factors in who’s a top level footballer and who’s not. Do you want to run your soccer training sessions like Barcelona? Then check out these Barcelona practice drills. With a clean first touch control the ball in a certain direction, to the left or right, and then make a crisp pass back to your teammate. The idea is to get used to moving or controlling the ball in a certain direction or area and then making a pass.