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Articles from ZPro Futbol’s Goalkeeper Solutions Camps about developing goalkeepers through weekly camps and intense camps.

Goalkeeper coaching styles

There is a BIG difference between TRAINING a goalkeeper and DEVELOPING a goalkeeper.I'm very sure that you have encountered many coaches, who, before they even say their names, they talk about their winning records, championships, their “national rankings” and their tons of certifications they’ve gained over the years. It seems as if their egos and history of winning records are [...]

Goalkeeper: The Psychology of the Breakaway

Facebook Twitter LinkedIn Goalkeeper Psychology: Part IBeing a goalie is already a very psychological role that comprises a lot of waiting in the goal with a few seconds of adrenaline and intensity, and for some goalkeepers, a few seconds of horror.The most terrifying moment for a goalkeeper, however, is during breakaways. A goalkeeper's psychological characteristics, [...]

Different types of soccer coaches

Learn the different types of soccer coaches in the US.

Competitive mindset for athletics & business

Share on facebook Share on twitter Share on linkedin Often athletes tend to complain or blame others for their lack of success in sports. However, most of them are lacking the correct competitive mindset. If you are an individual who've been told that you are great your entire life and you want the praises and [...]

Tips to know if your soccer coach is helping or hurting you?

Is your coach helping you?. Tips to know if your soccer coach is helping you. By Zuriel Lozano, international goalkeeper coach, MS Sport & Health Science, UEFA lic Today the emphasis on soccer coach certifications is a big deal and a big BUSINESS. As results, you now see thousands of  people with soccer certifications coaching [...]

How to Handle adversity in sports

Athletic adversity Sports will expose the character of an athlete especially when they face adversity By Zuriel Lozano, international goalkeeper coach, MS Sport & Health Science. UEFA lic, Mental coach & Mentor. No child, human or living thing should suffer & face adversities in this World. We should all live in peace, love each other [...]

By |October 3rd, 2019|Mental Goalkeeping, soccer player development|0 Comments

Athletic speed

Athletic speed in soccer Athletic speed is needed in most sports. But it requires special attention gain speed. By Zuriel Z Lozano, international goalkeeper coach MS in Sport Health & science. Certified by The National Academy Of Sport Medicine. UEFA license, Speaker, Mental trainer Athletic speed in soccer is simply vital. In soccer most positions, [...]

By |September 14th, 2019|Goalkeeper Tips, soccer player development|0 Comments

Sport injuries among young athletes or is it neglect?

Sports injury among young athletes or neglect? Overuse injuries up to 52% among young athletes. Is this a sport injury or neglect? By Zuriel Z Lozano international goalkeeper coach, UEFA lic, MS in Sport & health science. Mental trainer, Speaker. 13 year old with BACK problems already? As a coach, I've come across thousands of [...]

Goalkeeper training is changing

Changes occur in every world cup that we watch.  The players are faster, stronger, accurate, tactics are more advanced and their skill is out of this world.  The goalkeepers in the last few world cups, DO NOT catch the ball consistently as years prior.  In fact, many of them are now DEFLECTING or BLOCKING balls [...]

Goalkeeper Spin Recovery technique The goalkeeper spin recovery technique has been rejected by many coaches & youth clubs in the US. Perhaps due to the heavy European influence in the US soccer. This technique is finally getting lots of attention in Europe & the US because of the large amount of Latin American Players who play professionally all [...]

By |November 2nd, 2017|Goalkeeper Tips, Player Development|0 Comments