February 18th 2020 Goalkeeper Training, Breakaway Clinic

February 18th 2020 Goalkeeper Training, Breakaway Clinic

Advanced Goalkeepers 12 - 18 years

SportsWorld 226 Main St, East Windsor, CT
Feb 18, 2020 - Feb 18, 2019
5:30 pm - 7:00 pm

Gain a competitive advantage on breakaways and shot stopping from close range. goalkeeper training will reinforce the technical and tactical decisions of breakaways and shot stopping during through balls, cut backs, and headers.  90 minutes of challenging game situations that will challenge the goalkeeper to make decisions to control their body and ball.  Appropriate for youth goalkeepers with a foundation in goalkeeping. 12 years of age or older that have a technical foundation on the ready position and diving.  Players will be taking shots from close range, make decisions to dive at the ball close or at a strikers feet.  Space is limited.  We rented an entire field to dedicate the time and space to these very important goalkeeper situations.  Any questions contact  Training is indoors on turf.  East Windsor is 15 minutes north of Hartford and 15 minutes south of Springfield MA.  It is worth the trip.
Director Christian Benjamin - Creator of the goalkeeper equipment and education resource, Featured clinician in the areas of goalkeeping and youth coaching for recreational, travel, high school, and premier clubs throughout New England and Tri - State area.  Train goalkeepers and field field players from travel, college, to US youth national teams. Former Hartford City head coach 2017 and 2018 seasons. Connecticut State University Mens Soccer Assistant and Goalkeeper 2007 - 2017. Connecticut ODP Goalkeeper Coach and Staff Coach. Licenses: USSF C and NSCAA Advanced National Goalkeeper Certification.

Director Dan Gaspar - World renowned Goalkeeper coach Dan Gaspar will also be coaching at our clinic. Dan has coached at the international level for many years with the likes of Portugal, South Africa and Iran. He has worked with some of the best goalkeepers and soccer players on the planet. Recently Dan has been working with the men's US Youth National Team goalkeepers. Dan is also a master motivator and will bring his energy and enthusiasm in droves. We are delighted to welcome Dan to the coaching staff for this clinic.