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Worcester Goalkeeper Academy Coach Profile: Simon Deam

Simon Deam, Goalkeeper Coach and Quality Manager at the Worcester Goalkeeper Academy


Level 1 Goalkeeping coach. With additional academic qualifications that assist in improving/increasing quality, communication skills and academy development.

Passionate about Goalkeeping, previously playing as a 5-a-side goalkeeper.

Now coaching at the Academy as well as at Local level with his daughter’s football team, to provide support to her, her team mates and the management team in the areas of defence and Goalkeeping.


It is important that quality exists. In that coaches should always strive for continual improvement. Continually developing and improving their knowledge and abilities as a coach, their players and of the centre(s) at which they coach. Any such betterment of coaching will ultimately produce observed improvements, thus providing a quality output from their coaching.

It is also important to strive to provide controlled realistic situation coaching. Always ‘Keeping it Real’ and above all keeping it fun.

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