: Keepers Corner (Fun Facts)

Welcome to "Keepers Corner"

KEEPERS, you are near and dear to my heart...after 22 years of back stopping teams to Heartbreaks & Championships, I still believe that goalkeepers are the most important pawn in the beautiful game...enjoy, learn and laugh!

Safe Keeping...Coach Carter

Cam McKay - Former Cowdenbeath FC & CSL Keeper

          My friend..."The Goalkeeping Guy"

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preview 2011-07 Demo Cam by Coach Carter

Adam Street - Former West Ham United & Canadian International

My Colleague..."To be #1 you have to train like you're #2"

Oliver Kahn - Retired Bayern Munich & German International

                       My Mentor..."The White Gorilla"


Peter Schmeichel - Retired MUFC & Danish International

                                      My Idol..."The Great Dane"

Peter Shilton - England's #1 Son!

My First Hero - Video Tribute #2


Hope Solo - WPSL St. Louis Athletica & US National Team

                         "Flying Solo" 

Jose Moreira - Swansea City F.C. & Portuguese International

                                      "Soaring with Eagles"


Edwin Van Der Sar - Retired MUFC & Holland International

                              "The Flying Dutcman"

Maarten Stekelenburg - A.S. Roma & Dutch International

                      "2011 AFC Ajax Player of the Year"

Iker Casillas - Real Madrid & Spanish International

          "The General of the Spanish Armarda"


Julio Cesar - Inter Milan & Brazilian International

                               "Brazilian Magic"

Pepe Reina - Liverpool FC & Spanish International

Can you believe he is the #2 Keeper for Spain?

Pepe Reina Pepe Reina of Liverpool dives to prevent an attempt on goal by Raul of Real Madrid during the UEFA Champions League Round of Sixteen, Second Leg match between Liverpool and Real Madrid at Anfield on March 10, 2009 in Liverpool, England. (Photo by Laurence Griffiths/Getty Images) *** Local Caption *** Pepe Reina;Raul

Petr Cech - Chelsea FC & Czech International

                              "A Living Legend"

Gianluigi Buffon - Juventus & Italian International

                                              "Viva Italia"


Tim Howard - US International & Everton Backstop

                     "From Grassroots to the English Premiership"


Robert Green - West Ham United & English International

             "Everyone makes mistakes...Winners persevere"

David Seaman - Retired Gunner and England International!

Big Dave takes the O2 out of Sheffield United's sail / 2003 FA Cup Semi-Final!


Gordan Banks - The Greatest Save Ever

Considered the greatest to ever play the game!


Lev Yashin - Legendary Dynamo and Russian International!

Considered to be one of the greatest to ever grace the game!


Rene Higuita - Columbian International!

It only takes 1 save to write your page in history!


Tribute to Englands Past - Present - Future

A CLASSIC - Shilton cleaning house for Banks!

Wednesday, September 21
Great Goalkeepers and Great Saves!

Along Comes a Spider Compilation!

Top 10 of the World's Worst Goalkeeping Blunder!

"No one's perfect...all goalkeepers make mistakes, the great ones learn from them"

The HANDS Lead for a Reason!!!

"VERY funny video"

GOALKEEPER Tricks - Lassi Hurskainen

                 "UNC Asheville Bulldogs Keeper showing off his accuracy"

Dan Gaspar - The Coach Show - Part 1
"Former Portugal National Goalkeeper Coach & Founder of STAR Goalkeeper Academy"

The Top 100 Keepers in the World!

Something fun and educational!

Click on the attached link to view a spreadsheet of the top 100 Goalkeepers in the world today.

Sort them by Minutes Played / GAA or Shutouts, etc...  See how each of the #1's in each of the 'Big 10 Leagues' stack up against the other #1's around the world:

Keep Your Eye on the Ball...Coach Carter

Handout: General Interest