The SJFA continuously looks at developing the footballing ability of the boys. This includes the development of the talented goalkeepers we have within our ranks. We are therefore pleased to share with you that Mikhael Jaimez-Ruiz will continue as the SJFA goalkeeper coach for the 2018/2019 seson. Mikhael is an ex-Venezuela international goalkeeper, professional football coach and a sports scientist. He has also obtained his FA and UEFA B goalkeeping licences.
Mikhael has had an established playing career with clubs including CFR Cluj (Romania), Barnet, Aldershot and AFC Wimbledon.
After finishing with his playing career Mikhael moved into coaching including stints at Crawley Town FC, QPR, Aldershot Town FC and Watford FC Academy.
Mikhael in action can be found here.
Please welcome Mikhael at pitch side.