Coerver® Coaching Scotland - Coerver® Scotland News
We are delighted to launch the Coerver® Coaching Goalkeeping programme in Scotland.
For over 33 years Coerver® Coaching has been the leader globally in the development of young players through our unrivalled ‘Coerver® Player Development System’. We are pleased to introduce our new Goalkeeping specific curriculum and our ‘Pyramid of Goalkeeping’.
To head up our new programme, we welcome Ross Ballantyne as our new Head of Goalkeeping. Ross is a full time professional goalkeeping coach currently working with first team goalkeepers at Livingston FC as well as being Lead Academy Goalkeeping coach at Hearts FC. An SFA Goalkeeping license diploma and UEFA B License holder. Ross is currently sitting his UEFA A goalkeeping licence, Ross has also been responsible for the development of his own Goalkeeping Academy, Savehands Goalkeeping in Glasgow.
Ross said ‘I am very pleased and excited to join up with the world renowned Coerver® Coaching. I look forward to the partnership and delivering the Coerver® Goalkeeping Pyramid to the goalkeepers, coaches and clubs via our specialised coaching program or coach education.’
‘Our programme will give all Goalkeepers the opportunity to develop their essential core skills whilst training in a progressive, challenging, and enjoyable environment, giving our keepers the edge’
Our new Goalkeeping programme will kick off with 1 day Camps in Edinburgh, Perth, West Lothian, and Fife during the Easter holidays. For EASTER CAMP INFO CLICK here.
Coerver® Scotland Technical Director Joe Jones was pleased to see the announcement of the programme, he said ‘It is essential that we develop a certain type of goalkeeper, to be able to play as part of a Coerver® Team. Our Coerver® Box Trap team style relies very much on an attacking, positive, proactive, modern goalkeeper, who is comfortable in possession of the ball but also has the traditional qualities of top keepers’
‘Scotland has a great tradition of developing outstanding goalkeepers over many years, we look forward to contributing to developing Goalkeepers across the country’
Coerver® Coaching Scotland are delighted to welcome Sons of Struth football academy as an official COERVER® PARTNER CLUB.
The partnership started in Glasgow on Saturday with a Coach Education module delivered by Coerver® Scotland Technical Director Joe Jones. Next up is Team Training for the Clubs players.[...]
Coerver® Coaching Scotland are delighted to welcome Murieston United Football Club as an official COERVER® PARTNER CLUB.
The new partnership kicked off last week with an Education module for the clubs coaches focusing on ‘Developing a Team Style’. The programme will see the club receive support in Coach Education, Session Planning, Team Training and Online learning.
For more information on Murieston United visit http://www.mucfc.co.uk/
Benfica Elite International Development squad 2nd Program for 2017 for April to be held in Lisbon.
This project has grown out of our Elite training camp program where we select suitable candidates to further develop not only their existing football ability but also have this once in a lifetime opportunity to be at Sport Lisboa e Benfica, being developed as we would our own youth players for one whole month and immerse yourself in the social and cultural aspects of the club and Portugal. This is without a doubt a life changing event with the opportunity for you to build great social links as well as developing as an athlete, and doing that at one of the greatest clubs in Europe that is placed in 6th on the UEFA ranking as well as belongs to an elite of just 12 clubs who won the European Champions League for more than once, in this case two successive times.
The programme will be run at the “Caixa Futebol Campus” witch is the Benfica Training Center for the 1st and B team (Professionals) and also for 8 youth teams from our Pre-Specialization and Specialization area on the ages of U13 till U19. Benfica Academy has been recently voted has the World´s Best Academy of 2015 in the Global Soccer Awards!
The program also includes tutorial support from the existing Benfica education and welfare department, with a daily study schedule time set aside, including Portuguese language classes 2 or 3 times per week. This will be scheduled alongside the daily training sessions and midweek and weekend matches.
You will test yourself against the Benfica competition teams and other clubs. The session will be organised by the Benfica Youth department and everything from your nutritional intake to your individualised and team session will be monitored, with a full progress report at the end of your spell at the club.
The dates are from April 1 to April30th and you will stay at one of the best Hotels in the area that we work with in all of our programs, Hotel Aldeia dos Capuchos (http://www.aldeiadoscapuchos.pt).
During the program Benfica will arrange transportation and supervise all activities to and from the academy on a daily basis.
Technical Coordinator of International Youth Football
1/ Download information Booklet
2/ complete individual registration (with 10 euro non refundable fee)
3/ We will arrange a short interview
4/ Successful official Invitation letter or Unsuccessful will be emailed
5/ Final payment made
6/ Full information and declaration forms sent and completed[...]