As the winter months are approaching, this year, 2020 winter goalkeeper training by Just4keepers New Jersey Director, Niko Alexopoulos, who is also the goalkeeper coach at Widener University will be held at the Sportika Sports venue located at 150 Woodward Rd, Manalapan Township, NJ. The goalkeeper training will be done at a futsal enviroment which allows goalkeepers to better develop their goalkeeper skills in a short period of time. The goalkeeping training includes technical skill developing, positional skill training as well as read of game and small sided goalkeeper war games.
Coach Niko trains a lot of the area’s goalkeepers as well as being the goalkeeper coach for Widener University and the director of coaching of Just4Keepers in NJ. Working with keepers at Widener, coach Niko helped mold the last line of defense to one of the best in the conference. In his three years as the goalkeeper coach, Widener keepers have finished in the top-10 in the conference in total saves and have finished top-five in shutouts. Coach Niko has coached and developed goalkeepers to go on and be standouts in high school as well as college. He has coached Jackson's Ariel Donza to Community College All American team. As the goalkeeper coach at the Futsal 365 Academy coach Niko has coached Ryu Guevara to a roster spot in the USYF U18s National Team.
Details of the goalkeeper training follow:
8 one hour training sessions - FREE J4K GLOVES with registration
Day: Thursdays 1/9,1/16,1/23,1/30,2/6,2/13,2/20,2/27
Training done on Futsal Environment surface
Venue: Sportika Sports 150 Woodward Rd Manalapan NJ
You can visit www.just4keepersnj.com to register for the training.
Soccer has always been an endless source of life lessons on and off the pitch for Niko.As an ex player Niko has loved the sport since he was 4 years old. That was the 1st time his dad, an ex professional goalkeeper for FC Olympiakos, took him to the stadium and Niko started to experienced pro soccer in Europe at a very young age. The rest is history.