Top 20 soccer players who are great role models by chase – on sep 19, 2015 looking up to footballers to be role models for them or for kids to idolize these stars is not really a rare occurrence it is quite the opposite as there are only a handful of players who maintain good enough standards to be considered as role models. Afl players as role models : the off-field expectations placed on afl players as role-models and how this has affected the traditional employment contract creator podbury, andrew contributor la trobe university faculty of law and management contributor la trobe university school of management subject football players -- australia -- sexual behavior.
It’s a reminder that afl footballers, many of whom seem completely incapable of calling their offspring normal names, are role models whether we like it or not, footballers set trends people take cues from them kids want to be like them women (well, some women) want to date them.
Afl footballers are good role models it all depends on who the person is and what they are doing in their life because other people on television can see them if they live an honest life, and show love, care and compassion for others then i believe that they are good role models and people can look upon them.
Maybe as we age we swap hero for “role model” or “mentor” role modelling and mentoring are incredibly important for people role modelling is the most powerful form of educating, it’s a responsibility and a privilege, role models have great empathy and are willing to invest and develop others. On the whole i think they are good role models yes they do get paid a lot of money but they also put in a lot of hours, not just in training and playing but in hospital visits to sick kids, footy clinics, school visits, and some even front charities to help bring recognition/donations for good causes.
Should afl players be major role models for children to remember that there are both positive and negative role models maybe 10% of afl players are genuinely positive role models who are good people, good sportsmen, and go out of their way to do some good work in the community unfortunately though, these deeds aren't as newsworthy as. This is clear cut evidence of the importance of afl players being good role models the fact that ben cousins is considered to be a poor role model could have cost the north melbourne kangaroos $18 million a year in sponsorship the relationship between good role models and sponsorship is a key to the finances of the afl. Role modelling is the most powerful form of educating, it’s a responsibility and a privilege, role models have great empathy and are willing to invest and develop others but the world needs heroes. The concept of role models in sport is one of the most debated topics in the australian media much debate surrounds whether or not professional athletes should be classed as role models or not the debate particularly rages in the australian football league (afl) where many recent problems with player behavior has caused increased scrutiny and debate on the role model issue.
Afl footballers are good role models, with mostly acceptable attitudes to women, in spite of high-profile on and off-field indiscretions, fans believe the advertiser 7 news footy fans survey shows the afl is going the right way holding its players to account for off-field indiscretions, with 619 per cent of south australians saying clubs should be responsible for the behaviour of players away from the footy field.
The fact that nearly 20 per cent of children see sports stars as role models, is enough to suggest that afl players regardless of their personal opinion have a responsibility to be good role.