Main Article Content
This research emphasizes the relationships between leadership behavior and creativity among sports coaches with futsal athletes’ satisfaction. The study uses the Leadership Scale for Sport (LSS) include training and instruction, democratic behavior, autocratic behavior, social support, and positive feedback. The satisfaction considered as the dependent variable in this study and use the Athletes Satisfaction Questionnaire (ASQ) as the measurement. This study uses quantitative methods with 5-Likert scale measurement. The LSS consists of 40 items as measurement and for creativity, there are about 10 items used. Meanwhile, from the ASQ, there are about 20 items considered as measurement. The subjects of this study are 50 futsal players from public universities in Malaysia. The use of Statistical Package for Social Science (SPSS) version 25.0 will be carried out in acquisition of the results through reliability test, descriptive analysis, and correlation. The results prove, if the p-value for the items of LSS and creativity is more than 0.01, it will strengthen the significantly positive relationships towards satisfaction. This study found that there is a relationship between Leadership Behavior and Creativity with Futsal Athletes’ Satisfaction.
Anderson N, Potonik K, Zhou J. Innovation and Creativity in Organizations: A State-of-the-science review, prospective commentary and guiding framework. Journal of Management. 2014;40(5):1297-1333.
West-Burnham J. Creative leadership. Paper presented at the International Symposium on the Art of Creative Leadership, Bali; 2008.
Hon AH. Shaping environments conductive to creativity: The role of intrinsic motivation. Cornell Hospitality Quarterly. 2012;53(1)53-64.
Lee HH, Yang TT. Employee goal orientation, work unit goal orientation and employee creativity. Creativity and Innovation Management. 2015;1-16.
Dinos S, Palmer S. Self-esteem within cognitive behavioural coaching: A theoretical framework to integrate theory with practice. Coaching. An International Journal of Theory, Research and Practice (ahead-of-print). 2005;1-17.
Howard AR. Coaching to vision versus coaching to improvement needs: A preliminary investigation on the differential impacts of fostering positive and negative emotion during real time executive coaching sessions. Frontiers in Psychology. 2015;6.
Paylor L. A discussion paper on promoting sport and physical activity as part of the role, of the social work sector. International Journal of Health Promotion and Education. 2013;48(3):85-93.
Lyras A, Peachey WJ. Integrating sport for development and praxis. Sport Management Review. 2011;14:314-326.
Haudenhuyse R, Theeboom M, Nols Z. Sport-based interventions for socially vulnerable youth: Towards well-defined interventions with easy-to-follow outcomes? International Review for Sociology of Sport. 2012;48(4):471-484.
Kelly L. ’Social Inclusion’ through sport-based interventions? Critical Social Policy. 2011;31(1):126-150.
Faizan AJ, Nor Hidayatun AR, Sharifah Norhuda SW, Muhammad Zahran AR, Halil P. Loitering: Need or want? International Journal of Learning & Development. 2012;2(2):161-169.
Wong LP. Socio-demographic and behavioral characteristic of illegal motorcycle street racers in Malaysia. Biomedcentral. 2011;11:446.
Palmer K, Chiviacowsky S, Wulf G. Enhanced expectancies facilitate golf putting. Psychology of Sport and Exercise. 2016;22:229-232. DOI:10.1016/j.psychsport.2015.08.009
Amabile TM, Schatzel EA, Moneta GB, Kramer SJ. Leader behaviors and the work environment for creativity: Perceived leader support. Leadership Quarterly. 2004;15:5-32.
Cronin LD, Arthur CA, Hardy J, Callow N. Transformational leadership and task cohesion in sport: The mediating role of inside sacrifice. Journal of Sport & Exercise Psychology. 2015;37:23–36.
Stenling A, Tafvelin S. Transformational leadership and well-being in sports: the mediating role of need satisfaction. Journal of Applied Sport Psychology. 2014;26(2): 182-196.
Smith MJ, Arthur CA, Hardy J, Callow N, Williams D. Transformational leadership and task cohesion in sport: The mediating role of intrateam communication. Psychology of Sport and Exercise. 2013; 14: 249–257.
Bass B, Riggio R. Transformational leadership. Mahwah, Lawrence Erlbaum; 2006.
Charbonneau D, Barling J, Kelloway EK. Transformational leadership and sports performance: The mediating role of intrinsic motivation. Journal of Applied Social Psychology. 2001;31: 1521–1534.
Kao S-F, Tsai C-Y. Transformational Leadership and Athlete Satisfaction: The Mediating Role of Coaching Competency, Journal of Applied Sport Psychology. 2016; 28:469–482.
Khairy Jamaludin. Khairy addresses range of sports issues, from local athletes' foreign training to preparations for KL2017. New Straits Times; 2017.
Zhou J, Shalley CE. Deepening our understanding of creativity in the workplace: A review of different approaches to creativity research; 2011.
Riemer HA, Chelladurai P. Development of the athlete satisfaction questionnaire (ASQ). Journal of Sport Exercise Psychology; 1998.