Methacton United Soccer Club is pleased to be able to provide specialized training for our goalkeepers. This summer's training sessions will be run by our professional trainers Liam Woods and Michael Marks for eight (8) Friday evenings, beginning August 12 and running through the fall season.
The price for these training sessions is only $20 for the eight-week session. Sessions are open to both intramural and travel players.
Session times have been assigned by age groups as follows. Please note that each session will be capped at a maximum of 40 players (20 per trainer), so please register early.
|August 11, 18, 25||Heebner Park|
|September 15, 22||Heebner Park|
|October 13, 20, 27||Redtail Park|
|Age Group||Session Time|
|U8 to U12||5:30 PM - 6:30 PM|
|U13 to U19||6:30 PM - 7:30 PM|
The training curriculum for the eight-week program has been structured to teach both fundamental and advanced techniques, all geared specifically to the unique challenges of each age group. By week:
|Week 1||Basic Handling Techniques|
|Week 2||Shot Stopping|
|Week 3||Footwork and Coordination|
|Week 4||Narrowing the Angle|
|Week 5||Dealing with 1v1 Situations|
|Week 6||Passing, Receiving, and Distribution|
|Week 7||Dealing with Crosses|
|Week 8||Game Week|
Questions about the goalkeeping curriculum can be addressed to Andy Wilkes, Director of Coaching at firstname.lastname@example.org.