Position : GK Coach
Other : Pro Goalkeeper

Dave Richards – First Team Pro Soccer Keeper at Crewe Alex Football Club.

Dave Richards started his career as a youngster with Premiership side Cardiff City progressing through their Academy system. He spent time out on loan at Llanelli and Chippenham Town to gain competitive playing time and further experience.

In October 2013, Richards joined English Football League outfit Bristol City on a loan deal which was made permanent in January 2014.

Whilst at the City Ground, Richards helped ‘The Robins’ win the English Football League One Title and the Football League Trophy.

Dave Richards signed for English Football League side Crewe Alexandra in 2015 as understudy to Ben Garratt and under the stewardship of Head Goalkeeping Coach Fred Barber,  established himself as the first-choice Pro Soccer Keeper at Gresty Road in 2017.

Richards is a fully qualified UEFA Coach and can often be found delivering goalkeeper coaching sessions at Pro-SK Keeper Schools, Goalkeeping Camps & Train Like a Pro Events

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