Drive Goalkeeping is the official goalkeeping partner for CCSC led by our Head of Goalkeeping Development, Tom Paparounis. The Drive Goalkeeping Coaching Methodology pulls from Tom Paparounis’ 20+ years of studying under the guidance of highly respected goalkeeper coaches internationally, as well as consideration for the United States Soccer Federation and the United Soccer Coaches' age-appropriate coaching standards for player development.

Drive Goalkeeping has a track record of developing athletes through a training environment that prepares players for the technical, tactical, physical, mental, and social demands of the position while taking into consideration of each player’s unique learning style.

Ages 8-10

Fundamentals of Goalkeeping for proper diving and distribution
Safe environment
Confidence Building

Ages 11-13

Technical and Tactical training for shot-stopping and distribution
Emphasis on training at game speed.
Understanding the leadership role of the position.

Ages 14+

Communication to organizing teammates in and out of possession of the ball.
Consistent Technical Execution
Mental components of demands of the position


Weekly club goalkeeper sessions for our players ages 11 and older are offered two times a week.

Supplemental Small Group Training sessions are also available at several locations throughout Chicago.

DriveGK Training Sessions

DriveGK Camps

GK Camps

JUNE 17-21, 2024 (5 days) Evanston, IL - REGISTER HERE

 JUNE 24-28, 2024 (5 days) Arlington Heights - REGISTER HERE

 JULY 1, 2, and 3, 2024 (3 Days) Chicago, IL - REGISTER HERE

 July 8-12, 2024 (5 Days) Lincolnshire, IL - REGISTER HERE

 July 15-19, 2024 (5 days) Baltimore, MD - REGISTER HERE

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