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Congratulations Dave Whalley Attains his GK level 2 AFC accreditation

Dave has after 2 years attained his Level 2 AFC GK accreditation. Dave is one of only a handful of GK coaches who have achieved this milestone across Australia. Dave has now ventured into GK coaching on a full time basis & has been received well by the many of young & senior GK’s looking […]

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Tom Heaton Burnley Goalkeeper Makes the England Euro Squad.

Good luck to my home town goalkeeper Tom Heaton who is in the England Euro squad for the 2016 Championships!

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Dave Whalley – Inglewood Soccer Club

Goalkeeping has been a way of life for Dave Whalley as far back as he can remember. From taking the gloves at school to a twenty-year playing career in England, coaching juniors as well as with Perth Glory Women to establishing the Goalkeeper Centre of Excellence, the 49-year old has a greater understanding of the […]

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Kyle’s First Month at Burnley FC

  Matrix GK – Kyle McDonald         I’ve been in the UK for five weeks now and despite the cold weather everything is going well. I train for 2 hours every day of the working week and play matches on Wednesday (subsequently my weekends are free). There are four goalkeepers between two teams […]

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Interview with Chris Barty – Australian Pararoo Goalkeeper

Crossover athletes have been all the rage recently, with athletes such as Karmichael Hunt and Israel Falou garnering large amounts of media attention. However over the past 18 months, one Western Australian athlete has made a changeover that is even more extreme than his professional counterparts. Chris Barty, 23, has a mild form of Cerebral […]

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Goalkeeper Centre Of Excellence Sessions North & South in 2015

For the past few years Dave & Paul have located their academy sessions at one central location allowing for an environment to promote the many young GK to develop their skill sets , confidence & overall enjoyment of  playing in the GK position. It has also been encouraging to see so many of our young […]

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GK Centre of Excellence Coaching Sessions.

Season 2014. Many thanks to all our young goalkeepers who attended our sessions this season 2014. We will be closing the GK Centre until Feb 2015 but we do offer private one on one sessions for those that are interested. Private one on one sessions are a great opportunity to work on skills already learnt […]

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THE ALL NEW AVENGER SERIES ARRIVE

The all  New AVENGER series are on their way . These gloves are in celebration of the 2014 Brazil world cup with color combinations that will be recognized with this event. These high performing gloves will  be sort after by the serious Senior Goalkeeper looking for increased performance & stylish design. 3.5mm German super soft Latex Roll Finger & Flat Cut palm […]

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Goalkeeper Centre Of Excellence in the W LEAGUE

Goalkeeper Centre Of Excellence Coach Dave Whalley is the 2013 GK coach for Perth Glory W League Squad working with their No 1 USA Import Chantel Jones. This is also a continuation of Dave & Paul’s development work with the WA Girls NTC & State representitive Goalkeepers Another MATRIX Glove Endorsee

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Goalkeeper Centre Of Excellence in NZ

GoalKeeper Centre Of Excellence in New Zealand   Saturday the 9th November 2014 saw Paul Turvill, from Goalkeeping Centre Of Excellence in association with  Burnley Football Club Academy Australasia’s (BFCAA)  arrive at Selwyn United to partake in sessions for budding goalkeepers throughout the region. Paul Turvill, a highly qualified goalkeeping coach and coach instructor was […]

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