Success Stories

Through our goalkeeper coaching J4K has helped countless young goalkeepers achieve their dream of playing for a professional soccer/football club, from being on trial, schoolboy (or girl!), scholars, apprenticeships. even scholarships in the USA!

EVEN professional and INTERNATIONAL goalkeepers have hailed from J4K through our unique training system!

Even though we are independent of any professional soccer/football club, such is our success rate we are continually getting called up by professional football clubs, who are after goalkeepers who have been through our unique coaching system!

PLEASE PLEASE read to the bottom. you will be amazed at the J4K success!

Justin Bowley does it yet again!

Charlie Andrews

J4K Coach Justin Bowley congratulates another one of his students Charlie Andrews who has signed a 2 year deal at Leicester City FC.

Well Done Charlie and best of luck from your J4K team mates.

Justin Bowley does it again!

Elliot Bosch

Justin congratulating another one of his students. Elliot Bosch becomes J4K 250th success story!

Elliot has just signed a 2 year deal with Notts County, well done Elliot!

J4K gets ANOTHER J4K Student International!

Lewis Fielding

Lewis Fielding who has attended J4K with Ron and Scot Healy has just signed scholarship at Bolton Wanderers FC! And has also just been picked for England U16s!

Lewis is very grateful to all at J4K for giving him the first class coaching he needed to move him closer to professional football.

A special thanks to Ron and Scott at J4K at Manchester who gave him the training and confidence he needed to push further.

Just4keepers does it AGAIN

Michael Doran

This time they have helped Michael Doran from Liverpool get a scholarship with one of the best universities in New York State.

Michael has attended J4K since he was 10 years old, now age 18 all his hard work is about to pay dividends as he realises his dream of playing in the USA thanks to J4K and our partner’s collegesportusa.

His J4K coach Ray Newland and founder of Just4keepers states:

“I am very very proud of Mike, it shows if you are willing to work hard at J4K that we can open doors for our students and give them opportunities that they might not have got without our input. Mike will now embark on a positive life changing experience, myself and everyone at J4K wish him well!”

J4K Student at Chelsea

Roland Kiss

J4K Coach Jason Jamal picture with his student Roland Kiss who now attends Chelsea academy!

Just4keepers Glove Sponsorship!

Luke Pybis

J4K Founder Ray Newland, congratulates Luke Pybis as Just4Keepers sponsor Luke for his goalkeeper gloves.

Luke is currently at Tranmere Rovers and plays for Liverpool Schoolboys and seems to have a very bright future ahead of him.

Ian McLoughlin – Ipswich Number 2

Ian McLoughlin

Ian Mcloughlin is currently Ipswich Towns No2 and J4K Dublin coach Matt Gregg states..

“Ian was one of the hardest working keepers to ever attend my specialised classes, Ian deserves all the success in the world!”

Just4keepers Student gets Leicester Deal!

Liam Richards

J4K coach Justin Bowley congratulates his student Liam Richards who he helped to get a 2 year deal with Leicester City.

Just4keepers penalty sessions really do pay off!

Daniel East

This a Daniel East who attended Just4keepers for 3 years.

He now plays for Wolves on a 2 year Scholarship and this is him winning the Gothia Cup in Sweden.

Daniel saved 4 out of 5 penalties in the final to help his team win! I always knew our J4K penalty sessions would come in handy one day. LOL

Just4keepers does it Internationally!

Lucas Birnstingl

Dundee Utd

15 months back, J4K founder Ray Newland, was invited to J4K Toronto by Riccardo Grecco to check out talent that was getting developed in Canada. Lucas Birnstingl was immediately recognised by Ray and was recommended to a few clubs in the UK. After impressing up in Scotland, Lucas has just signed for Dundee!

Thats Just4keepers 203rd goalkeeper at a professional club!

Just4keeper’s Youngster Signs for Gillingham

Will Sykes
Gillingham FC

J4K Kent coach Andy Woodcock celebrates with his talented student Will Sykes who has just signed for Gillingham FC.

Just4keepers does it again!

Nathan Dean
Manchester City

Nathan Dean attended J4k for over 3 years and has always had an amazing atitude towards his development. All of Nathan’s hard work has paid off as he has just signed a 2 year deal with Manchester City!

J4K want to wish Nathan the best of luck, and has tipped him to be a premiershp keeper within the next 5 years.

England International Hails from J4K!

Adam Davies
Everton and England International!

Adam Started with J4K when he was just 9 yrs old were he honed his skills for over 5 years with J4K.

He signed for Everton FC and within a few months was picked to represent England U16’s

J4K students get picked to represent Great Britain.

Catholic schools throughout the UK hold trials to pick the best goalkeepers to represent Great Britain schools, and this year (2007) out the whole of the UK, they needed just two keepers for their Great Britain squad.

So what and honour it was for J4K for the two keepers to be picked out of the whole of the UK to come out of our Just4Keepers goalkeeper coaching academy.

Please see the pictures of Brian Pilkington and Craig Mcdonnell below:


Craig McDonnell

Brian Pilkington

J4K students breaking into Leeds United Reserves:

Matty Edwards

Matty Edwards started with J4K when he was 10 years old and trained with J4K for four years.

J4K recommended that Man United should sign him (which they did for two seasons). Mat has now signed for Leeds United were he has represented their reserve team!

Paul hits the big time in the USA:

Paul Armstrong

Paul was trained by J4K Founder Ray Newland and impressed enough to win a scholarship to Central Connecticut State University USA.

He has done that well in the USA he is currently having trials with Great Britain U23’s!

Other J4K success:

Lewis Fielding (Manchester City and Bolton Wanderers)
Jonathan Sharpe (Everton and Manchester United)
Chris Moore (Coventry City)
Shaun Isherwood (Everton)

Daniel Gordon (Blackburn Rovers)
Ashley Higham (Manchester United)
Alex Claws (Tranmere Rovers)
Jordon Pilling (Everton)
Daniel and Robert Jackson (Hull City)
Tommy Fletcher (Leeds)

Joe Jones (Everton)
Lee Beryl (Wigan Athlectic) Lee has just signed for Altringham FC in the conference.
Alex Owens (Chester City)
Ben Morrow (Chester City)
Anthony Roach (Bolton Wanderers and Manchester United)
Tom Sheffield (Liverpool)

Steve Davies (Chester City)
Ryan Miles (Gillingham)
Ryan Ferrie. (Falkirk/ Stenhousemuir.)
Robert Cummings (Liverpool)
Anthony Conroy (Liverpool)
Jake Garner (Stockport County)

Daniel East (Wolverhampton Wanderers)
Graham Laing (Dunfermline Athletic)
Zack Montgomary- (Hull city)
Kristian Hampton (Manchester United and Bolton Wanderers)
Callum Sale (Liverpool and Everton)
Phil Eves (Everton)

Brian Pilkington (Liverpool and Wigan Athlectic)
Henrick Stutuel (Crewe Alexandra)
Adam Christopher (Chester city and Tranmere Rovers)
Keni Chan (Tranmere rovers)
Beth Marshall (Everton)
Mike Burnall (Chester City)

Jack Button (Wrexham and Bury)
Matty Savage (Evevrton)
Steve Reddie (Manchester United and Wigan)
Harrison Ward (Liverpool)
Paul Mitchell (Everton)
Ben White- (Hull city)

Patrick Tyrell (Everton)
Cameron McLeod (Liverpool)
Harrison Ward (Liverpool)
Tony Fanning (Everton and Chester City)
Manish Gambhira (Liverpool)
Stacey Kelly (Liverpool and Merseyside)

Connor Hunt (Blackburn Rovers)
Daniel James (Carlton Town Reserves)
Emily Garland (North riding centre of excellence)

Professional / Apprenticeships

Alex Cole (Everton)
Matty Edwards (Manchester Unite, now playing for Leeds United reserves.)

Nathan Dean (Manchester City)
Tony Fanning (Chester City)
Adam Davies (Everton and England)
Hayley Miller (Everton)
Josh Cook (Crewe Alexandra)
Liam Johnson – Notts County Reserves

Semi Professional

Ashley Croswaith (Air Bus – The Welsh Premiership)
Ryan Delpinto  (Altrincham)
Dane Murray (TNS – The Welsh Premiership)

Ian Robertson (Marine)
Lee Beryl (Altringham)
Craig McDonnell (Marine)

USA. Scholarships

Chris Moore (Texas)
Paul Armstrong (Minnesota)

Steve Davies (Philadelphia)
Addy Osbourne – Greenville SC University USA

Kevin McGivner (England International)
Kevin goes to a school for special needs, and Kevin was picked to represent the National side, and has been the England No1 for three years running. He still attends J4K to this day and has been with us for 5 years!!!

Calling all J4K students, because we have helped SOOOOOO many goalkeepers its difficult to remember you all, the above list only goes back 18 months believe it or not out of the 7 years J4K has  been running, so if we have missed your name out in this section, please call J4K and we will add your details to our hall of fame!

I am very proud of you all!

Ray Newland
Founder of Just4Keepers