There is no greater feeling in football than hitting a long range strike and watching it fly into the back of the net. Whether it is using the laces or the instep, finding the perfect balance between power and precision is key to defeat a keeper from distance. This section provides tips and drills which hone ball striking technique for long range situations such as half-volleys, cutting inside and aiming for the far post or finding yourself just outside the 18 yard box in a central position.