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Goalkeeper Academy

The purpose of these sessions is to improve your child's goal keeping abilities and players will be coached in small groups. 

Runs for 8 weeks. 

Location: 4.30pm to 5.30pm

Nathan Irwin is our Goalkeeping coach and brings a vast amount of experience for someone so young. He made his Lotto NRFL Reserves Debut at 15 and is looking to progress and push for a first team spot this season.

The course will cover all the following areas:

  • Handling

  • Scooping

  • Catching

  • High balls

  • Reaction work

  • Hand eye coordination

  • Quick decision making

  • Positioning & Movements

  • Diving

  • Guarding the goal

  • Guarding the space

  • Sweeper positioning

  • Distribution

  • Receiving

  • Short pass

  • Throw

  • Long pass (goal kick)

  • Kicking out of hands



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