How to Slide Tackle in Soccer

How do you slide tackle in soccer and when? There really is a certain art to the slide tackle in soccer. You want to win the soccer ball but avoid fouling the player and certainly avoid getting a yellow or red card. From SoccerU, how to slide tackle with the inside and the outside of the ball. The video shows you how to win the ball with the slide tackle in a safe manner. It also shows you a few soccer tackling drills to use in practice. The idea is to skim along the top of the ground to slide and win the ball.

This is a compilation of some of the best sliding tackles ever in football. Watch some of the masters of the slide tackle. Really, you don’t see enough slide tackles in the game today like in the past.