Newspaper article Sunshine Coast Daily (Maroochydore, Australia)

Coach Fires Up Coast; Socceroos Guru to Offer Region's Best Goalkeepers Invaluable Tips

Newspaper article Sunshine Coast Daily (Maroochydore, Australia)

Coach Fires Up Coast; Socceroos Guru to Offer Region's Best Goalkeepers Invaluable Tips

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Byline: Steve Zemek steve.zemek@scnews.com.au

WHEN you aspire to reach the top of your game just like Sunshine Coast Fire under-21 goalkeeper Dale Hill, you lap up any advice that comes your way.

It is probably fair to say Hill and every other goalie on the Coast will be all ears when Socceroos head goalkeeping coach Tony Franken hosts a three-day training camp at Stockland Park and Buderim Wanderers next week.

In a huge coup for Sunshine Coast football, Franken agreed to put the region's keepers through their paces at the clinic, jointly hosted by the Australian Goalkeeping Academy.

The Sunshine Coast arm of the academy is overseen by Joeys and Matildas goalkeeping coach John Gorza, who was instrumental in attracting Franken for the clinic, which starts next Wednesday.

Hill, also a coach at the academy, said he was intent on soaking up as much of Franken's knowledge as possible.

"You always want to play at the highest level you can," he said. …

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