ODSL Code of Conduct - Coaches

Conduct yourself with honor and dignity at all times. (Your actions reflect on the team, club, community association, and soccer)

Be fair always no matter what the outcome.

Know and obey the laws of the game.

Work for the good of the team.

Accept the decisions of the officials with good grace.

Be generous when your team wins.

Be graceful when your team loses.

Believe in the honesty of your opponents.

Let them play, remember that you are not a player on the team.

Support your team, club and representatives. (Discuss issues in private)

Never encourage, condone or participate in any activities that may cause injuries to players and spectators, or result in damage to soccer facilities.

Develop and encourage an appreciation of the game of Soccer.

Support the soccer community.

Remember that you are coaching youth and helping them to develop both physically and mentally.

Accept responsibility for the actions of your team, and conduct of the parents and representatives.