The rules are as follows:
- Competition begins from the Sat 11th Jan 2014.
- You pay an entry fee of €10. This must be paid before Sat 11th Jan, when the competition kicks off. Otherwise, your entry will be null and void.
- You can have multiple entries into the competition i.e. pay €20, get 2 entries, pay €30 get 3 entries etc.
- Based off the fixture list for the upcoming weekend you then choose one team who you believe will win its game on that weekend.
- If that team wins, you carry onto the next round.
- Each person will be given one ‘life’. When their chosen team loses or draws they get one more chance, if their chosen team loses or draws after this they are out.
- You have to pick a different team each weekend e.g. if you pick Chelsea in the first week you can’t pick them again.
- To start off, you submit picks for the first 2 rounds of fixtures (weekend of 11th Jan 2014 and weekend of 18th Jan 2014).
- Thereafter, if you are still in the competition, you will be reminded ONCE ONLY by text / email before each round to submit your team.
- Teams must be entered by 12 noon on the Friday before the fixtures.
- It is the responsibility of entrants to supply their team each week. If a team has not been submitted by 12 noon on the Friday before the fixtures for that round are played, you will be automatically assigned a team in alphabetical order.
- In the event that any match involving a team you have selected is postponed or cancelled for any reason, you will continue to the next round. However, that team will no longer be available for selection.
What fixtures count towards the competition?
- Premier League fixtures only.
- Amount for winner will depend on number of entrants.
- Pot will be a percentage of the total entry amount collected and will be no more than €500.
- If, after all other participants have been eliminated, and there is one person left, that person wins the pot.
- If, on a particular week, all remaining participants pick teams that lose, the pot will be split between them.
- If, at the end of the season, there is still 1 or more participants left in the competition, the pot will be split between them.
Check Internet for fixtures and submit entries to one of the following:
- Club member who sold you the entry.
- Text 087-6726637 with your name and team name for that round.
- Email email@example.com with your team name for that round.
Deadline for entry and €10 entry fee is Friday 10th Jan 2014 @ 12 noon