Swords Celtic FC has codes of conduct which all of its members are expected to fully adhere to. These codes of conduct are broken up in to sections to cover each area of the club -
Coaches - The full FAI Code of Conduct for Coaches is available is available for download on the Home Page and also from the following website
Players - There are full guidelines on ethics in sport which are available from
A basic set of guidelines to follow are
Playing is for enjoyment, not just to please your parents or coach
Play by the Laws of the Game and always accept the referee's decision
Play with control and without losing your temper
Play for yourself and also your team both performances will benefit
Be a "good sport". Applaud all good play whether by your team or the opponent
Respect your opponent. Treat all players, as you would like to be treated, do not intend to hurt your opponent
If you win do so with humility the same applies to losing do so with with dignity
Do not bring the club into disrepute by your actions/conduct on or off the playing field
There are also guidelines being put in place on how to deal with the various social media platforms that are in use by clubs and their members which will be online as soon as possible but until then common sense should apply.
Swords Celtic FC also has a comprehensive Code of Conduct manual which is available upon request.