Fred Barber is regarded by many as a leading authority on goalkeeper coaching and player development.
Barber is the CEO & Director of Goalkeeper Coaching at Pro-SK. He is a former English professional footballer who played as a goalkeeper and made over 400 professional Football League appearances for various clubs.
Barbers career started in 1981 as an apprentice at Darlington. He went on to play for Everton, Walsall, Peterborough United, Ipswich, Luton Town & Birmingham City before establishing himself as a top-flight goalkeeping coach in the English Premier League.
Over the years Fred has worked for a multitude of English Premier League, English Football League & National Associations including West Brom, Bolton Wanderers, Sunderland, Stoke City, Oman, Jamaica & Northern Ireland national teams.
Barbers unique goalkeeper coaching & player development program has been attributed to the success of discovering, developing and maintaining the careers of several top-flight Pro Soccer Keepers including Adam Bogdan, Raphael Speigel, Ali Al Habsi, Tomasz Kuszczak and Premier League Legend Jussi Jaaskelainen.
Fred Barber is currently Head Goalkeeping Coach at English Football League Side Crewe Alexandra Football Club and delivers the Pro SK Goalkeeper Coaching curriculum at Pro SK Keeper Schools, Goalkeeping Camps & Train Like a Pro Events.