Respect The Game
Be Kind.....on the Sidelines
•The spectator's job is to enjoy the game! Keep comments positive and
general, rather than directed at individual players. Be supportive of both
•The coach's job is to coach the players! Additional coaching from the
sidelines distracts players and may affect their performances.
•The referee's job is to officiate the game. Respect the difficulty of this
position by allowing the refs to work without interruption.
•The soccer field is a learning environment for players. Spectators serve
as powerful role models for good sportsmanship.