This morning Erin & Soda wanted to take a moment to speak about the horrific news that a 14-year-old umpire was assaulted by a father at a junior girls match over the weekend.

As Erin and Soda are both parents, both footy fanatics, and both are embedding within the AFL industry, they needed to speak out about this.

Erin powerfully called out, “Parents that think they have the right to abuse an umpire, shame on you.”

We couldn’t agree more. Let’s start the discussion and be better. For our children, for the sport, and for our society.

Listen here:

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