Code of Conduct for Parents/Spectators

  • Understand attendance at a game is a privilege.
  • Respect decisions made by the match officials.
  • Be a good role model – support positively, be generous with praise.
  • Recognise and respect the contribution of both teams.
  • Be aware of competition rules and keep winning in its proper place.
  • Accept victory modestly and defeat gracefully – remember that your team will be judged by your actions.
  • Respect other spectators, coaches and participants.
  • Do not interfere with instructions given by the coach/teacher in charge of the team.
  • Remember that nearly all those involved in schools’ football are volunteers, giving their time for the players without financial reward – respect them for this.