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Younger aspiring goalkeeper’s stay-at-home coaching routine earns reward from David de Gea, Ben Foster and different Premier League stars

Young aspiring goalkeeper’s stay-at-home training routine earns praise from David de Gea, Ben Foster and other Premier League stars


Maintaining ourselves entertained through the coronavirus pandemic has been tough with none soccer to observe.

Individuals within the UK have been requested to stay at residence in an try to fight the lethal illness, with greater than 450,000 circumstances worldwide.

The video of the younger aspiring goalkeeper was an enormous hit on Twitter
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However the virus has not stopped a younger aspiring goalkeeper from coaching through the UK lockdown.

In a video uploaded to Twitter, the teenager is filmed kicking the ball towards a wall and diving to cease it from getting into the objective.

A caption on the submit, which has been retweeted nearly 50,000 occasions, reads: “If you’re a goalkeeper… and an solely youngster… in self isolation… and making an attempt to maintain up together with your coaching… got here up with this himself! I’m so impressed. #coronavirus #StayHomeStaySafe.”

Give COVID-19 the crimson card

The faster we work collectively to cease coronavirus spreading, the earlier we will get again into the pubs, the gyms and stadiums and arenas to see reside sport once more…

STAY AT HOME. Solely go away for the next functions:

  • to buy fundamental necessities – solely when you actually need to
  • to do one type of train a day – corresponding to a run, stroll or cycle, alone or with different folks you reside with
  • for any medical want – for instance, to go to a pharmacy or ship important provides to a weak individual
  • to journey to and from work – however solely the place that is completely vital

For more information and ideas, go to the NHS web site.

The federal government has additionally issued additional element on what we will do throughout lockdown.

Everybody ought to do what they’ll to cease coronavirus spreading.

The teenager’s approach and dedication has caught the attention of Manchester United goalkeeper David de Gea, Watford’s Ben Foster and Aston Villa’s Tom Heaton.

De Gea tweeted: “Adore it!”

Foster echoed De Gea’s reward and supplied to coach alongside the boy.

He mentioned: “What a legend!!!! I don’t understand how we’re gonna be capable to do it however I’m gonna need to put a coaching session on for ya!!!! Preserve going mate I find it irresistible.”

In the meantime, Heaton added: “Very spectacular.”

The goalkeeper drew additional plaudits from former Manchester United star Peter Schmeichel.

He mentioned: “Nothing, not even an evil virus just like the CONVID-19 ought to cease a proficient goalkeeper from engaged on getting higher. Effectively achieved younger man.”

Manchester United midfielder and all-round good man Juan Mata couldn’t resist chiming in with extra good phrases by insisting he desires to practise his free-kicks towards the goalkeeper.

He mentioned: “At some point, if he desires, and when all that is over, I want to follow [sic] my freeckicks [sic] with him on objective! What do you assume?”