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Title:
The soccer goalkeeping handbook : the essential guide for players and coaches
Author:
Welsh, Alex.
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Publication Information:
Chicago : Masters Press, [1999]

©1999
General Note:
Includes index.

Subtitle on cover: The authoritative guide for players and coaches.
Language:
English
Subject Term:
ISBN:
9781570282362
Format :
Book

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GV943.9.G62 W45 1998 Adult Non-Fiction Non-Fiction Area
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Summary

Summary

Sound techniques and efficient decision making are essential to the art of successful goalkeeping. The Soccer Goalkeeping Handbook is the authoritative and comprehensive coaching guide to realizing your top potential in front of the net. In this handbook, author Alex Welsh identifies the essential components of each of the goalkeeper's skills and outlines proven practices and training drills to improve match performance and produce results. Inside you'll find tips and techniques covering a variety of goalkeeping situations, including: Positioning One-on-one situations Distribution Dealing with high crosses Coping with back passes Shot stopping Sweeping up behind the defense Organization at set pieces Saving penalties Bring peak performance to your game with The Soccer Goalkeeping Handbook. Alex Welsh has coached professional goalkeepers both in England and internationally. Prior to coaching, he enjoyed an 18-year career on the field. Alex is currently a county representative of The Football Association.