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Goalkeeping Tips, Tidbits and Random Thoughts

An athlete talking to themsleves during competition is hardly a new phenomenon.... The talk does not have to be vocal. By merely thinking you are talking to yourself and sending a message.
   -- Tony DiCicco, Goalkeeper Soccer Training Manual

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Look ma, no hands!

While many different types of players can become successful goalkeepers, I suppose there are some physical limitations that might make it difficult to play in goal:

In the Bleachers by Steve Moore (from www.ucomics.com)

In the Bleachers 7/5/05


The smart one

"If defenders had even half the brainpower that we have, they would be playing in the midfield." A point-counterpoint discussion at ESPN Soccernet between Kansas City defender Jimmy Conrad and MLS goalkeepers: More important: Defender or Keeper?.


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