When I coach a keepers, at the start of each session I ask questions that are relative to that weeks topic. For example, How do I catch a ball?, What is the most important thing about dealing with a high ball?, When do I deflect a ball as opposed to catching it?, etc I like Read more
Goalkeeping is a very specific skill set that needs to be coached in a very specific learning environment. To develop on a smooth, steady curve the Topic being taught needs to challenge the individual to come to class and do well. It must focus learning on real game issues, giving students a chance to work on situations they have experienced or will experience.
These past few weeks at Just4Keepers of East PA. we have been working on Deflecting and Parrying, and Working on Extending our Keepers Diving Range. Over the years I have seen a lot of keepers not attempt to make saves because they Don’t think they can reach it, or they simply Do Not Commit to Attempt to Read more