International Journal of Human Movement and Sports Sciences Vol. 9(4), pp. 781 - 790
DOI: 10.13189/saj.2021.090424
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The Degree of Availability of Crisis Management Elements in the Boards of Directors of Jordanian Football Sport Clubs in Light of the Coronavirus (COVID-19) Pandemic


Nedal Ahmad Alghafary 1,*, Khalaf Waleed Diabat 2, Mohammad Ahmad Hamed Abuhawileh 3
1 Teaching Curricula in Physical Education, Al-Balqaa Applied University, Jordan
2 Department of Teaching and Supervision, Sport Sciences College, Jordan
3 Ministry of Education, Jordan

ABSTRACT

The study aimed at investigating the degree of availability of crisis management elements in the boards of directors of Jordanian football sport clubs in light of the Corona virus pandemic (COVID-19). The study adopted the descriptive cross-sectional research approach. The sample of the study comprised of (208) members of clubs boards of directors. The study utilized a 5-domain. The findings revealed that the degree of availability of crisis management elements in the boards of directors of Jordanian football sports clubs in light of the Coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic was at a moderate degree. In addition, there were no statistically significant differences in the degree of availability of crisis management elements in Football sport clubs' boards of directors referred to the variables (administrative experience, educational qualification, team rank). The study recommended the necessity of activating the role of crisis management elements in sports bodies and institutions and the need to enact legislation and laws that oblige members of sports club boards of directors to obtain training courses in the field of crisis management.

KEYWORDS
Crisis Management, Boards of Directors, Jordanian Sports Clubs, COVID-19

Cite This Paper in IEEE or APA Citation Styles
(a). IEEE Format:
[1] Nedal Ahmad Alghafary , Khalaf Waleed Diabat , Mohammad Ahmad Hamed Abuhawileh , "The Degree of Availability of Crisis Management Elements in the Boards of Directors of Jordanian Football Sport Clubs in Light of the Coronavirus (COVID-19) Pandemic," International Journal of Human Movement and Sports Sciences, Vol. 9, No. 4, pp. 781 - 790, 2021. DOI: 10.13189/saj.2021.090424.

(b). APA Format:
Nedal Ahmad Alghafary , Khalaf Waleed Diabat , Mohammad Ahmad Hamed Abuhawileh (2021). The Degree of Availability of Crisis Management Elements in the Boards of Directors of Jordanian Football Sport Clubs in Light of the Coronavirus (COVID-19) Pandemic. International Journal of Human Movement and Sports Sciences, 9(4), 781 - 790. DOI: 10.13189/saj.2021.090424.