Winter Indoor Goalkeeping Academy - 2021/22 
November 30, 2021 - February 23, 2022


Franco Carotenuto 
Goalkeeping Academy Director


Sessions begin late November and run weekly through February 2022. 

Founded in 2011, the Lou Fusz Goalkeeping Academy has quickly become one of the top, private goalkeeping programs in the Mid-West. The Lou Fusz Goalkeeping Academy is offering its 9th annual Winter Program for goalkeepers ready for intense, focused, small group training sessions.  Programs are available for goalkeepers of all ages and abilities.

Each installment of the Winter Goalkeeping Academy will consist of multiple, 60-minute long sessions where goalkeepers will work on foundational and advanced techniques, and methods of the position, as well as, get an intense physical workout, specifically designed for the position.  Player will be grouped based on age and level of ability. Programs tailored to suit the needs of all goalkeepers in attendance.

All sessions will be run by LFSC Goalkeeping Director, Franco Carotenuto, along with his staff of professional coaches, and highly regarded former collegiate goalkeepers.  Carotenuto holds the United States Soccer Federation 'A' Coaching License, as well as, the USSF highest level Goalkeeping Certification in addition to his professional and collegiate playing background.

Programs begin November and end February on the synthetic turf at the indoor facility at the former NFL Rams Park (LFATC) and our premier outdoor turf fields at the Lou Fusz Soccer Complex.

Multiple program options and packages available. All Lou Fusz Soccer Club camps are open to the public. Tuitions can be prorated with advanced notice of scheduling conflicts.

Discounts are available for LFSC members, returning participants, and siblings!!

NOTE:  Our online registration system allows for one applicant PER email address.  If registering multiple individuals, please use different email address per applicant.  If unable to register, please contact Franco Carotenuto (

Participation Waiver

NOTE:  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.