Lydia Scrofani Nov 27, 2018 12:35 PM
There has been an ongoing conversation about the role of a captain in youth soccer. Some believe their team should consist of prominent leaders who take charge and others believe it creates more harm than good. With today’s world of over indulgence and entitlement, deciding a captain appears to be a bigger hurdle than the actual responsibilities of a captain. Therefore, to understand this unusual dynamic, I would like to break down both components of team leadership into two separate entities: 1- choosing your captain, and 2-the role of a leader.