Franco Carotenuto 
LFA Goalkeeping Director 


Sessions begin June 6 and run through August 11th

Summer Goalkeeping Academy 2022
(June 6 - August 11, 2022)

 The 11th ANNUAL SUMMER GOALKEEPING ACADEMY at Lou Fusz is now open for registration.  The program is designed for goalkeepers ready for intense, focused, small group training sessions.  Each program has a 10:1 player to coach ratio, or better. The Goalkeeping Academy at Lou Fusz has served over 2,000 goalkeepers in the St. Louis area since its inception in 2011. 

Goalkeeping Director Franco Carotenuto holds the highest coaching and goalkeeping certification offered by the United States Soccer Federation, in addition to a successful collegiate and professional goalkeeping career.  The GK Academy staff includes current and former collegiate goalkeepers and special guest visits from current and former pros.  We have programs suitable for beginners all the way up to advanced players preparing for the HS or Collegiate seasons.  The Goalkeeping Academy at Lou Fusz is the easy choice for your child's development.  

Each program runs for one training week (Mon-Thurs) 9:00am-Noon each day.  Goalkeepers will work on fundamental and advanced techniques, methodology and tactics, as well as, get an intense physical workout, all specifically designed for the position.  Fun goalkeeper specific games like GOALIE WARS will also be played. 

All sessions will be held at the Lou Fusz Soccer Complex in Creve Coeur and LFA Training Center in Earth City.

  • Each 4-day session is offered at the low cost of $185 per player. 
  • Players may sign up for multiple sessions throughout the summer.
  • DISCOUNTS are available for Lou Fusz players, multiple camp registrations, siblings, and program staff for Discount information. :)
  • Buy 2 sessions (at full price) get the 3rd HALF OFF!!

NOTE:  Registration cannot be completed from a mobile nor tablet device at this time.  Please use a laptop or desktop device. If unable to register, please contact Franco Carotenuto ( 



*Full day option available.  Program in collaboration with Lou Fusz Summer Daytime program.  9am-Noon at GK Camp, Noon-4pm with the Daytime Camp participating with field players playing scrimmages etc. Same location.  Contact us at for more details.

Participation Waiver

During the registration process, you will be asked to acknowledge the following participation waiver for the LFSC Academy.

I, the undersigned, am the parent or legal guardian of the above-named player, who is under the age of 21 years, and I do hereby consent to the player’s participation in the sport of soccer as a player with Lou Fusz Athletic and the Lou Fusz Goalkeeping Academy (hereinafter referred to as LFA), and such participation includes but is not limited to all practice sessions, scrimmages and games. Additionally, I do hereby release and forever discharge said LFA from any and all liability whatsoever and from any claim or any action or any claim for relief which may be asserted against said LFA or against any individual who is a member of said LFA including players as well as adults, by reason of any injury said player may receive or incur while participating in the sport of soccer and said soccer-related activities as set forth above or in the transportation of said player to or from any game or soccer-related activity. Additionally, I hereby authorize LFA personnel to seek emergency medical and/or dental treatment for said player by a doctor of medicine or by a doctor of dentistry, so long as they are licensed to practice by any state of the United States, or to seek said treatment by any qualified paramedic or nurse. I agree to pay for said medical and/or dental treatment to the extent that any medical or dental insurance that may cover said player is insufficient. Finally, I represent to LFA that I have, personal medical health insurance that will provide coverage for said player in case any accident or injury should occur relative to any practice, any game or any soccer-related activity. I further understand that having such medical health insurance is an express condition to said player’s participation with LFA and that the policy is in force and that such policy shall remain in force while said player is a member of any LFA activity, or said policy shall be substituted for by another policy. I further agree to inform LFA of any changes to the above facts and information as quickly as possible. I UNDERSTAND the hazards of the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) and am familiar with the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) guidelines regarding COVID-19. I acknowledge and understand that the circumstances regarding COVID19 are changing from day to day and that, accordingly, the CDC guidelines are regularly modified and updated, and I accept full responsibility for familiarizing myself with the most recent updates. Notwithstanding the risks associated with COVID-19, which I readily acknowledge, I hereby willingly choose to participate and or allow my child/children to participate in Activities. I ACKNOWLEDGE and fully assume the risk of illness or death related to COVID-19 arising from my, or my child/children being on the premises and participating in the Activities and hereby RELEASE, WAIVE, DISCHARGE, and COVENANT NOT TO SUE Lou Fusz Athletic, the Lou Fusz Automotive Network or any of its affiliates, owners, directors, agents, employees or assigns (the RELEASEES) from any liability related to COVID-19 which might occur as a result of me or my child/children being on the premises and participating in Activities. In addition, I ACKNOWLEDGE, agree, and represent that I understand the nature of such activities and that I am and my child/children are qualified, in good health, and in proper physical condition to participate in such activity. I further agree and warrant that if at any time I believe conditions to be unsafe, I will immediately discontinue further participation in the activity. I hereby acknowledge that it is my sole obligation to pay whatever expenses may be incurred relative to medical and/or dental treatment for said player to the extent that said family or personal medical insurance is not sufficient. I hereby grant Lou Fusz Athletic permission to use my child's likeness in a photograph, video, or other digital media (“photo”) in any and all of its publications, including webbased publications, without payment or other consideration. I understand and agree that all photos will become the property of LFA will not be returned. I hereby irrevocably authorize LFA to alter, copy, exhibit, publish, or distribute these photos for any lawful purpose. In addition, I waive any right to inspect or approve the finished product wherein my/my child’s likeness appears. Additionally, I waive any right to royalties or other compensation arising or related to the use of the photo. I hereby hold harmless, release, and forever discharge LFA from all claims, demands, and causes of action which I, my heirs, representatives, executors, administrators, or any other persons acting on my behalf or on behalf of my estate have or may have by reason of this authorization. I hereby acknowledge that upon completing this registration for an LFA program LFA reserves the right to issue site credits or keep a nominal portion of the fees toward administration costs should the program be cancelled, suspended or rescheduled. I hereby acknowledge that I have read all of the foregoing information and that I understand such information and I hereby acknowledge my consent to said player’s participation relative to all foregoing statements, representations and conditions.

Register Now!(Registering for this program means you have read and accept the terms and participation waiver. Please note that REGISTRATION CANNOT BE COMPLETED FROM MOBILE DEVICE)