A-Z of Goalkeeping: Scientific Approaches to Goalkeeping in Football

The goalkeeper. An enigma, an outlier, or just another player?

In this concise and focussed book on goalkeeping – presented in an A-Z format – top coach and author Andy Elleray distils years of experience in the game into 61 key topic areas that help to increase understanding of the position and how to develop it.

Made up of a mixture of characteristics, attributes, playing factors and chosen players, Andy highlights the most significant elements of goalkeeper development, including Agility, Communication, Gloves, Jump Mechanics, Punching, and the Schmeichel family.

This no-nonsense, succinct book gets to the heart of goalkeeper training and advancement and includes a selection of sample session plans.

About the Author. Andy Elleray holds the prestigious UEFA A Goalkeeping and Advanced Youth Award Goalkeeping Coaching Licenses. He also has a Master’s degree in Sports Coaching. This is Andy’s ninth goalkeeping book and is the latest instalment in the Scientific Approaches to Goalkeeping in Football series.

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Author: Andy Elleray

Published 1 May 2023 | ISBN-13: 9781910773833 | Paperback | 120 pages

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Book Categories: Andy Elleray, Goalkeeping, Soccer and Soccer Coaching Books.