GOALKEEPER COACH

FRANCISCO FALAGAN

Former Valencia goalkeeper with fifteen years of professional playing experience in the Spanish football federation. Javier is a goalkeeping specialist with invaluable insight on playing the position and exceeding at the highest level.


WELCOME FALAGAN

Francisco Javier Falagán Hernández is a veteran goalkeeper is Spanish football. He joins us from Spain where he currently serves as a goalkeeper specialist for some of the top clubs. Francisco began his career at the age of sixteen playing at the youth level for Real Valladolid CF and Real Club Celta de Vigo (U16 & U18 1st Division football).

Falagán’s professional career was an extensive one with an appearance in both the first and second divisions of La Liga. He played for about five years in the first division for Valencia CF and SD Compostela. Other notable clubs he played for includes, C.P Merida, Hercules CF, CD Fuengirola, getafe CF and R.C. Celta de Vigo.


  • SPECIALTY
  • EXPERIENCE

Coach Falagan draws from his extensive professional experience to provide a dynamic and engaging learning environment for goalkeepers. He focuses on the core concepts as well as the intangibles in player identification and performance capability for goalkeeping.

  • Fundamental and technical capabilities
  • Advance technique in positional play
  • Tactical understanding of “distribution”
  • Mental approach to “goalkeeping”
  • Level III UEFA Pro Coach – licensed professional
  • UEFA Goalkeeper Coach – licensed professional
  • Liga BBVA (1st Div) – professional core competencies
  • Liga Adelante (2nd Div) – professional core competencies
  • Valencia CF – Professional player
  • SD Compostela – Professional player
  • Hercules CF – Professional player
  • Getafe CF – Professional player
  • R.C. Celta de Vigo – Professional player