International Goalkeeper Coaches Conference

At The Sawgrass Grand Hotel

Presented by

2018 Conference #IGCC18

June 8-10, 2018

At the Sawgrass Grand Hotel in Sunrise, Florida

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This conference is recommended for Goalkeeper coaches looking to coach at a higher level.



The cost of the conference for all three days is $1225 for residential and $1045 non-residential.

NEW two day option for Saturday and Sunday only. Residential is $955 for two days only and Non-Residential is $755 for two days only.

Residential Includes:
  • 2 nights in the hotel (single occupancy)
  • Dinner Friday night
  • Saturday Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner
  • Saturday night social
  • Sunday Breakfast
  • Uhlsport apparel
  • KwikGoal gift package
  • Free coffee, tea and water
  • Dinner Friday night
  • Saturday breakfast & lunch
  • Saturday night social
  • Sunday Breakfast
  • Uhlsport polo shirt
  • KwikGoal gift package
  • Free coffee, tea and water
Refund Policy:
If a refund is requested up until May1st, 2018, 75% of the total fee will be refunded
There will be no refund of any fees after May 1, 2018.


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3003 North University Drive , Sunrise, Florida 33322

The Sawgrass Grand Hotel

3003 North University Drive
Sunrise, Florida 33322


More presenters will continue to be announced throughout the next couple months.

John Achterberg

First Team Goalkeeper Coach
Liverpool FC


Jose Sambade

First Team Goalkeeper Coach
Fulham FC, UK

Prior to Fulham FC, Jose's goalkeeper coaching experience included Baniyas SC (EUA Lig), Besiktas JK (Turkey Super Lig) and Real Club Deportivo de la Coruna (Spanish La Liga) just to name a few. Also, Jose is the current Director/Teacher at the Master course for Goalkeeper Coaches, Physical Education for Football and Football Club Management by the Real Federacion Española de Futbol.

View Jose Sambade goallkeeper training video.

Thomas Schlieck

Head of Goalkeeping/Goalkeeper Coach
Borussia Dortmund

Prior to Borussia Dortmund, Thomas was local head of Goalkeeping Development at RB Leipzig, Head of Goalkeeping Development and Goalkeeping Coach at FC Schalke 04 and Goalkeeping coach DSC Arminia Bielefeld and Bundesliga and academy.

Andrew Sparkes

Head of Academy Goalkeeping
Swansea City

Previously  Head of Academy Goalkeeping | u18 GK Coach

View an example of Andrew Sparke's goalkeeper training session at Swansea City and part of his session at last year's IGCC17.

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Lloyd Yaxley

First Team Goalkeeper Coach - Orlando Pride

Lloyd has been the first team goalkeeper coach at Orlando Pride since 2017. Prior to moving to Orlando, Lloyd was the Washington Spirit Goalkeeper Coach from 2013-2016. He has also coached at varying age group across US Soccer including the Senior Women's National Team. Lloyd has worked with numerous goalkeepers including Ashlyn Harris, Steph Labbe and Alyssa Naher to name a few.


John Cone, PhD.

Founder/CEO Fit For 90 and
USSF: Sports Science Consultant & Coach Educator

John holds his USSF A license, is a certified strength and conditioning coach (CSCS) and the only American holder of the esteemed FA Fitness Trainers’ Award (2004). Previously, John was a MLS goalkeeper coach at Sporting FC and a former goalkeeper coach at UNC Chapel Hill, just to name a few.



Lee Kendall, goalkeeper coach, presents at International Goalkeeper Coaches Conference

Phil Wheddon

Director and Founder of International Goalkeeper Coaches Conference

From the World Cup to the Olympics, Phil Wheddon has enjoyed success at soccer’s most prestigious events. He helped guide the United States to consecutive gold medals, including the 2008 crown in Beijing. Phil has trained some of the best goalkeepers in the world, including Hope Solo, Brianna Scurry, Tim Howard and Kasey Keller to name a few. Phil is also the director of GK One.



Schedule will be announced as we get closer to the conference date.
Expect that on Friday we aim to start around1:00pm EST and Sunday we will end around 3pm EST.



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