Goalkeepers: Direct distribution – Issue 2 (September 2010)
Seamus McDonagh was, until recently, first-team goalkeeping coach at Aston Villa. He left the club following the departure of manager Martin O’Neill.
In terms of playing career, he starred between the posts for a host of clubs, including Bolton Wanderers (for whom he scored in a match against Burnley in 1983), Everton, Notts County and Charlton Athletic.
After a spell managing Galway United, he went on to coach at Nottingham Forest, Leicester City and Coventry City, before joining Aston Villa in 2006.
As Villa’s first-team goalkeeping coach, he worked on a daily basis with American goalkeepers Brad Friedel and Brad Guzan.
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