Winter Goalkeeper Academy

Winter Goalkeeper Academy

Throughout the year Keystone FC will hold premier/elite/united level goalkeeper academies. The purpose of these Goalkeeper Academies is to develop players into high-level, well-rounded goalkeepers. Each academy will focus on the particular needs of that age group and what is needed to be successful at the next level.

Our Goalkeeper Academy instruction will focus on age appropiate curriculum designed to push goaltenders in both the techincal and tactical aspect sof their game with a focus on individual skill devlopment in a group setting.

The Goalkeeper Academy training is open to players of all skill levels and those from within and outside of Keystone FC.

Stay Tuned for the announcement of when we will be holding our next Goalkeeper Academy.  


JUNIOR GOALKEEPER ACADEMY

Our Junior Goalkeeper Academy is designed to develop players U9-U11. We will focus on teaching the correct technique to create a sound fundamental basis, while preparing them for the Senior Goalkeeper Academy.

Topics Covered:

Set position, basic handling, front smother, collapse diving, footwork, distribution, angle play, and positioning.

SENIOR GOALKEEPER ACADEMY

Our Senior Goalkeeper Academy is designed to develop players U12-U14. We will focus on teaching the correct technique to create a sound fundamental basis, while preparing them for the College Prep Goalkeeper Academy.

Topics Covered:

Set position, basic handling, front smother, collapse diving, footwork, distribution, angle play, and positioning.

COLLEGE PREP GOALKEEPER ACADEMY

Our College Prep Goalkeeper Academy is designed for advanced goalkeepers U15-U19. Goalkeepers are trained on all aspects of the position (technical, tactical, mental, and physical). Training is provided by College Goalkeeping Coaches. 

Topics Covered:

Set position, basic and advanced handling, front smother, high balls, collapse diving, extension diving, re-stand, footwork, dealing with crosses, breakaways, tipping, parrying, angle play, communication, stealing ground, distribution, and 3 goal situations.

COACHING STAFF

  • Justin Johnson - Director of Goalkeeping
  • Dani Alexander - Head Goalkeeper Trainer

 

For any questions regarding the Keystone FC Goalkeeper Academy please contact Director of Camps and Supplemental Training Ben Steinour.