• Ensure your child is wearing a mouth guard and shin pads during all coaching sessions and matches.
  • Inform the club of any changes to the details given above.
  • Encourage your child to learn the rules and play within them.
  • Discourage unfair play, arguing with officials and publicly accept officials’ judgements.
  • Help your child to recognise good performance, not just results.
  • Set a good example by recognising fair play an applauding the good performance of all.
  • Never belittle a child for losing or making mistakes.
  • Support your child’s involvement and help them to enjoy their sport.
  • Use correct and proper language at all times.
  • For U13s; accompany your child to and from the pitch or ensure someone you trust accompanies them.
  • If your child has agreed to participate in an event and subsequently becomes unavailable, please telephone the appropriate official as soon as possible.