We have a passion for helping develop better goalkeepers and better people. On this podcast we expand on topics and events that influence coaches, parents, and players alike. Tori Corsaro and Kaylan Marckese, technical goalkeeper coaches at The Keeper Institute, share their insight and talk with guest in the sports industry. If you have a passion to develop as an athlete, coach, parent, and person, we are here to help you in your process. We'll be discussing various topics including soccer, coaching, character development, and all things goalkeeping.
18:56On this episode Tori and Jill discuss all things TKI University. TKI University will be entering its second annual class and we couldn't be more excited! They cover what it is, who should apply, and how it can help GKs take their game to the next level. Head over to thekeeperinstitute.com to apply today! As always feel free to reach out with any questions or comments!
5 Jobs of a Goalkeeper
25:04Welcome back to SEASON 3! On this episode Tori and Jill talk about the 5 jobs of a goalkeeper. The 5 key things are protecting the goal, protecting the space behind the backline, protecting the goal area, communication, and supporting the play. These are guidelines that help to coach and train game like situations. As always feel free to reach out with any questions or comments!
Hot Goalkeeper Summer
17:48On this episode Tori and Jill talk summer training and preseason preparation! They cover 3 things they believe you can do this summer to GROW! These 3 things include in possession, getting strong, and watching the game as a learner. Make sure you head over to thekeeperinstitute.com and check out all of the TKI training opportunities this summer! As always feel free to reach out with any questions or comments!
3 Ways to Solve Pressure
21:20On this episode Tori and Jill talk all about in possession. They begin with why they think goalkeepers struggling in possession sometimes and a few thing they can do to remedy that. They also go over 3 simple ways to solve pressure. These 3 are backpedaling, 3/9 o'clock touch, and angle of support. This is not an exhaustive list but a great starting point1 Make sure you head over the @thekeeperinstitute on IG so you can catch the visuals! As always feel free to reach out with any questions or comments!
29:27On this episode Tori and Jill do a question and answer with one another! This new episode is called 8x8 – 8 questions from Tori and 8 from Jill. They discuss things about soccer, goalkeeping, and life in general! This one is fun and full of insight! As always feel free to reach out with any input or questions! We would love to have your question featured on the next 8x8!
Anatomy of Taking Space
22:55On this episode Tori discusses 1v1s and taking space. Tori goes over the 3 phase of 1v1s. She goes in depth on cues and stimulus' we use to decide to take space. Tori also covers what it should look like as we take space and how we can use our set shape to help us perform the end result! Closing down the shooter and make a decision of if and when to set can be very difficult and based on numerous factors. This is not an exhaustive list but gives consideration to many factors!
3 Things you do That Your Coach Loves
12:44On this episode Tori is solo! She discusses 3 things you do as a player that your coach loves! These 3 things are simple things that can elevate your performance and help you control your development. She discusses them in this order; take initiative, ask question, and be a true competitor. Players start doing these today and watch your game grow! Coaches we'd love your feedback, what do your players do that you love? As always feel free to reach out with any questions!
Coaching the "Uncoachable"
37:50On this episode Tori is joined by Christiana Ogunsami to discuss coaching the "uncoachable" athlete. They discuss what being "uncoachable" really means and how we as coaches can help athletes work through that. Players aren't robot and they each have their own stuff they carry with them onto the field, as coaches its our job to help them push through these mental blocks! Chris gives practical ways we can avoid labelling athletes and help them truly develop! As always feel free to reach out with any questions!
Performance Anxiety with Christiana Ogunsami
27:45On this episode Tori is joined by Christiana Ogunsami to discuss performance anxiety. They discuss what it is, how it presents itself in training and games, and what coaches may see. Chris talks about finding the root of the anxiety and moving through it. This is part 1 of a 2 part series on mental health in athletes and coaches so be sure to tune in to the next episode as Chris and Tori dive into more on mental health! As always feel free to reach out with any questions!
3 Things We Can Learn From Our Players
24:27On this episode Tori and Jill talk all what they've learned from their goalkeepers! No matter who you are or what you do, we can learn from one another. Tori and Jill go over 3 lessons they have learned from players; resilience, courage, and skill acquisition. For each lesson they elaborate and examples what they mean and how you can apply it. We would love your feedback, what have you learned from your players?