Richmond FC is pleased to announce that Mike Salmon has been appointed Head of Goalkeeping Development.

Mike is very experienced in the area of goalkeeping, having played in over 500 1st team games at the Professional level in England for many clubs including Charlton Athletic. At the end of his playing career, Mike moved into coaching working with the Goalkeepers at Arsenal FC including current 1st team GK Wojciech Szczesny for 5 years while coaching the U16 and U21 teams. Mike then moved to Canada, at which point he spent many years working with the Vancouver Whitecaps FC and Canadian National Team Goalkeepers. Michael is also highly qualified and currently holds the UEFA A Licence and the English FA’s Goalkeeping A licence.

Richmond FC extends a warm welcome to Mike.

Specific goalkeeping programming information and registration will be sent out to goalies through team coaches.