Dr. Ron Quinn of Xavier University and Dr. Dave Carr of Ohio University discuss the framework of ethics, and how players, coaches, parents, and club administrators should practice them during the game of soccer. By giving different scenarios of sportsmanship and fair play that take place during a soccer game, Dr. Quinn and Dr. Carr explain different tactics of handling ones self.
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