Goalkeeper Training Services

By: LA Goalkeeping Academy  06/17/2015
Keywords: Coach, Soccer, Sports Training

Session Training Plans

1. Beginners (U9-U11)
Mission: To offer guidance to soccer players who wish to learn more about the basic fundamentals of being a Goalkeeper.
Goals: Develop a foundation of Technique, and an appreciation for the position of Goalkeeper Main Themes: Ball handling, collapse diving, footwork/coordination, Basic distribution: punting, throwing, and Goal kicks; communication, angles.

2. Intermediates (U12-U14)
Mission: To offer guidance to soccer players who are serious about learning more about the position of Goalkeeper.
Goals: To develop a foundation of technique, begin understanding positioning/angle play, and introduce reading the game.
Main Themes: Ball handling, collapse dives, footwork, Basic Pressure training, Basic Distribution, angles

3. Advanced (U15-U19)
Mission: To offer the training environment that develops the Goalkeepers Technically, Tactically, and Psychologically, to be the best that they can be and move on.
Goals: To Master fundamental technique, Gain a solid understanding of organizational positioning, and learn how to communicate effectively with the backline.

4. US Dev Acad/ECNL
Mission: To offer the training environment that develops the Goalkeepers Technically, Tactically, and Psychologically, to be the best that they can be and move on to the Collegiate/Prof. level.
Goals: To develop the Goalkeeper that wants to play at the Collegiate/Prof level. An advanced technical understanding of the position, How to develop the attack through proper distribution and communication with the entire team, Properly organize the shape of the backline, and enhance their performance through plyometric, elasticity, and ballistic movement work.

Keywords: Athletic Trainer, Coach, Soccer, Sports Training