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The Full Season Goalkeeper Training Program Book
The Full Season Goalkeeper Training Program Book

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This one-of-a-kind book shows every GOALKEEPER training session,practice and drill of the New England Revolution conducted byassistant/goalkeeper coach, John Murphy, from their 2002 season whenthey reached the MLS Cup Championship game. The book starts with theusual two-a-day pre-season sessions, including the pre-season trips toBrazil and Portugal. It then continues with the regular season trainingand concludes with training sessions from the post-season and run up tothe championship game. Inside you will find observations of nine monthsof training sessions accompanied with easy-to-read diagrams of everydrill and exercise. Also included is a 12-month calendar showing thevarious levels and intensity of the training depending on the stage ofthe season, time of year, etc. As well as the GK sessions, there aremany 'team' training sessions conducted by Liverpool legend and Rev'sHead Coach, Steve Nicol where the goalkeepers are an integral part ofthe teams' sessions. This is a great opportunity to learn from JohnMurphy, one of the MLS's most respected goalkeeper coaches. Murphy, oneof the league's top young assistants and goalkeeper specialists hasbeen an instrumental force on the Revs' sideline for head coach SteveNicol. In 2002, he helped develop Revolution goalkeeper Adin Brown intoone of the league's most effective goalkeepers during a stretch runthat took the Revs to MLS Cup 2002. A native of Quincy, Massachusetts,Murphy helped guide the team's goalkeepers to a 1.53 goals-againstaverage in 2000, the third best mark in Major League Soccer thatseason. During his three seasons with the team, the Revolution hasearned two playoff appearances, the 2002 Eastern ConferenceChampionship, the 2001 US Open Cup Finalists, the 2002 MLS CupFinalists and qualified for the 2003 CONCACAF Champions Cup. Murphyholds a U.S. Soccer "A" License, an "A" License from the ScottishFootball Association, an NSCAA Advanced National Diploma and an EnglishFootball Association "A" Goalkeeper Coaching Badge (final assessmentpending). He has coached a number of international goalkeepers fromBolivia, Costa Rica, Uruguay and Mexico on an individual level,including U.S. World Cup veterans Juergen Sommer and Brad Friedel.

Goalkeeping Complete Training Sessions DVD
Goalkeeping Complete Training Sessions DVD

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