GoalKeeper Coaches

Our qualified and experienced goalkeeper coaches work with goalkeepers that have played/coached at a high level. Academy coaches will take part in coaching development themselves and will either have or be on a pathway to coaching diplomas.

Staff Includes:

Eric Steele – Chief Consultant

Frank Dileonardi – Academy Director

Nick Over – DMV Gunners – McDaniel College

Lauren Mondor – Misericordia University  

Alison Halstead – Stevenson University

Keegan Caffrey – Salisbury University

Level 5 GoalKeeper Academy

Eric “the Guru” Steele

Eric Steele is the former Manchester United GK Coach who worked with David DeGea, Peter Schmeichel, and Edwin Van Der Sar. Steele has also worked with clubs such as Aston Villa, Manchester City, and Derby County. Steele is currently working with the English FA and GK Nexus. 

Steele has coached with Sir Alex Furguson and has been involved with the English National Team for over 11 years. He has also won 11 major trophies with Manchester United.

Frank DiLeonardi

Frank Dileonardi is Level 5 Athletics’ GK Director and former Stevenson University Women’s Soccer’s goalkeeper coach and also the former GK/assistant coach  at Towson University (D1) and McDaniel College (D3), as well as former GK Coach at DC United and the Washington Spirit Academy (Virginia).

Eric Steele and Frank Dileonardi