Dave Beasant

Currently the goalkeeping coach for Sky Bet Championship club Reading, Beasant enjoyed a successful playing career with Newcastle United, Chelsea, Nottingham Forest and Southampton, amongst others.

He famously became the first goalkeeper to save a penalty in an FA Cup final, lifting the trophy as Wimbledon captain in 1988.

Becoming a specialist goalkeeping coach, he has worked at Fulham, Bristol Rovers, Stevenage, the Glenn Hoddle Academy, and with the Northern Ireland international team.

Sessions by Dave Beasant

Angled shot stopping

in Goalkeeping

This session is focused on angled shot-stopping. It looks at the principles of moving around the goal in order to give a keeper the best chance of reacting to danger. MORE


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