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2019-20 Goalkeeper Coaching Staff

goalkeeper coaching staff


Coaches'  emails linked to names below 

GK Coach-Simon Robinson

Head coach: Simon robinson

  • UEFA B License

  • English FA Coaching Certificate

  • USC Level 1, 2 & 3 Goalkeeping Diploma

  • Former Professional Player for Barrow AFC in England

  • ODP Coaching Staff, 8 years
U12 _ U13 Lehigh - Alex Bastinelli

U12-U14 Lehigh: Alex Ruh

  • USSF National E License

  • Played in WPSL for Philadelphia Liberty FC

  • Played collegiately at Lock Haven University and DeSales University

  • Northampton Community College Assistant Coach

  • Bachelor of Science in Sport & Exercise Science

U13 Chester County & U14 South: Dan Mangat

  • Played collegiately at Wilmington University

  • Trained with former USMNT goalkeeper coach Lincoln Philips

  • Goalkeeper Coach at Hockessin Soccer Club
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U12-U13 Scranton/Wilkes: Michael Gallagher

  • Goalkeeper for Marywood University Men's Soccer

  • Goalkeeper Trainer for Lakeland High School Girls' Soccer

  • Trained Valley View High School Boys' Goalkeepers

  • Coach at Valley Youth Annual Soccer Camp
GK U12 Delco - Melissa Fawcett

U13 Philly: Melissa Fawcett

  • USC National License & Goalkeeper License Level 3
  • South African Football Association License (equivalent to UEFA C License)
  • Played collegiately at Cedarville University & professionally in South Africa
  • Gwynedd Mercy University goalkeeper coach, 2011-present
  • Coached WPSL Buxmont Torch, 2013-2015

U12-U13 Lancaster: Joy Shelly

  • USSF National D License; NSCAA Level 5 Diploma
  • Played GK in WPSL for Lancaster Inferno 2008-12
  • Played collegiately at Eastern Mennonite University
  • Bachelor's in Health & Physical Education; Minors in Exercise Science & Coaching
GK U12 Philly - Tristan Preece(1)

U12 Montco/Bucks: Tristan Preece

  • Delaware Valley University Men's Soccer Assistant/Goalkeeper Coach
  • Assistant Director of Coaching, Warrington SC 
  • Goalkeeper Coach, Just 4 Keepers of East PA
  • Goalkeeper for Philadelphia Fury of American Soccer League

U12 Delco: Matthew Hood

  • USC Advanced National Goalkeeping Diploma
  • USSF National D License
  • Goalkeeper Coach, Episcopal Academy Girls Soccer, 2018-present
  • Doctoral Candidate in Sport and Performance Psychology

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U12 Harrisburg: Kyle Miller

  • USSF Grassroots 11v11 License
  • USC Level 1 Goalkeeping Diploma
  • Played collegiately at Lebanon Valley College
  • Assistant/GK Coach, East Pennsboro High School
  • Penn FC Youth Goalkeeping Coach


U12 Philadlephia: pan Karalis

  • Just 4 Keepers of East PA/Between the Posts
  • FC DELCO Goalkeeper Trainer and Coach
  • Central High School (Phila.) Goalkeeper Coach
  • United Soccer Coaches Goalkeeping Levels I, II, & III
  • Philadelphia Union, Fall 2016-Spring 2018
    • Academy: Assistant Goalkeeper Trainer and Coach/Guest Coach
    • Goalkeeper Development Program: Goalkeeper Trainer and Coach