Donnybrook Football Club. Donnybrook, D4.


Rules & Responsibilities for Players and Parents.

Players Responsibilities & Rules.

1-Work hard, have fun and give your best effort every time you are on the field for training sessions or matches.

2-Wear all required equipment. (Club Kits/Jackets/Shin Guards/Proper Footwear)

3-Pay attention to the Coaches when they are speaking and giving instructions on and off  the field.

4-Be in time for all games and training sessions. Persistent lateness or absence will result in reduction of playing time.

5-Be a team player. Learn and develop teamwork, discipline, sportsmanship and practice them.

6-Disrespectful behavior to coaches, referees or other players will not be tolerated. The use of indecent or profane language may result in suspension.

7-Fighting, horseplay or any physical or verbal abuse will not be tolerated. Penalties may include termination of membership.

Parents Responsibilities & Rules.

1-Be sure your child is available to attend all training sessions and matches. Notify the Head Coach if unable to attend training or matches. Persistent unexcused absences or lateness may affect future inclusion of a player for matches.

2-Ensure that you child wears their club training kit to training sessions and their club match kit & club jacket to matches. This is compulsory. Failure to do so may lead to your child not being able to participate in training sessions or matches.

3-Support your child's coach and team manager. Disagreements with any decisions should not be voiced at training or matches.

4-Parents are encouraged to come and watch, but should not shout instructions from the sidelines. This causes confusion. Players should only listen for the coach's and ref's instructions.

5-Parents and spectators should remain in their designated area at matches and training sessions. Parents should not stand behind the goal posts or goal line. Parents should not go on the pitch.

6-Parents are expected to set a good example for their children at all times through their behaviour, attitude and language.

7-The use of abusive language or abusive behavior, verbal or physical assault to club officials or others will lead to immediate suspension from the club.