Academy Coaching Staff
Andrew 'Goldie' Goldman
> FFA Level 2 Goalkeeper Licence
> FFA Level 1 Goalkeeper Licence
> FFA C-Licence (Youth & Senior)
> FFA Goalkeeper Community Course
> Goldman Academy Coaching Director 2011 - present
> Newcastle Jets W-League Goalkeeper Coach 2017 - present
> Emerging Jets (male & female players) 2015 - present
> Macquarie Football Skills Acquisition Program 2013 - present
> Thornton Redbacks Football Club 2016
> Lambton Jaffas Football Club 2016 - present
> Weston Bears Football Club 2016 - present
> New Lambton Eagles Football Club 2017 - present
> Maitland Magpies Football Club 2016
> Lake Macquarie City Roosters Football Club 2015
> Charlestown City Blues Football Club 2012 - 2014
> Goalkeeper Selection Assistant for numerous local clubs
Claire joins us from Port Macquarie, where she has played as a Goalkeeper in the W-League with Football Mid-North Coast since the 2013 season. Claire currently plays as a goalkeeper with Manly, and previously with the Newcastle Jets W-League team. Claire is studying Law and Social Science at Newcastle University.
Claire commenced working with us in early 2016 and has been a great asset for our players. She has a wealth of current knowledge about goalkeeper requirements and technical skills and gets the best out of the players she coaches.
Claire has completed her FFA Community Goalkeeper Course.
Pierce is a goalkeeper with Newcastle's Emerging Jets Youth Team. He has also served as the reserve keeper for the A-League team on numerous occasions. Pierce commenced coaching with the Goldman Academy in early 2017 and has proved to contribute greatly to the sessions and helped our keepers to further their development.