The screaming, yelling soccer mom (or dad) does nothing to improve the kids’ playing experience. On the Queen Latifah Show, a segment on “silent soccer” describes better behavior for parents on the sidelines rooting for their children. Queen Latifah describes silent soccer as no shouting, no screaming, and no negative comments.
‘Let the Coaches Coach’ – Attorney Geoff Wells
“Here’s a pretty simple rule,” says Greene Broillet & Wheeler, LLP attorney Geoffrey S. Wells, who practices personal injury law and in his career has obtained more than 100 multimillion-dollar verdicts and settlements. He is also, as you might have guessed, a youth athletics coach.
“Let the coaches coach,” Wells told Queen Latifah and her audience. “Let the players play, and let the parents support the team.”