Using FootballCo

On this page you will find what you need to know about using our services, interacting with us and the terms and conditions of our current competition and prize draws. Please see below for our:

  • Terms of Use - PLEASE READ THESE TERMS AND CONDITIONS CAREFULLY BEFORE USING THIS SITE

  • Competition and Prize Draw Terms and Conditions

  • Acceptable Use Policy

TERMS OF USE

These terms tell you the rules for using our website www.footballco.com and https://theshirtoffirsts.goal.com/ (our Site).

PLEASE READ THESE TERMS AND CONDITIONS CAREFULLY BEFORE USING THIS SITE

  • The Site is operated by FootballCo Media Limited, which is a business division of the FootballCo Group, headquartered in the UK. The FootballCo Group is a group of companies which own, operate (either for ourselves or on behalf of third-parties) or represent a number of free-to-use digital sports media properties, which are either websites or mobile applications.

    We are registered in England and Wales under company number 12701601 and have our registered office at Football Co Media Limited, 72 Dean Street, London, W1D 3SG. Our VAT number is GB365730975.

  • By using our site, you confirm that you accept these terms of use and that you agree to comply with them.

    If you do not agree to these terms, you must not use our site.

  • These terms of use refer to the following additional terms, which also apply to your use of our site:

    • Our Privacy Policy. This sets out how we may use your personal information.

    • Our Acceptable Use Policy, which sets out the permitted uses and prohibited uses of our site. When using our site, you must comply with this Acceptable Use Policy.

    • Our Cookie Policy which sets out information about the cookies on our site and is included in our Privacy Policy.

  • We amend these terms from time to time. Every time you wish to use our site, please check these terms to ensure you understand the terms that apply at that time. These terms were most recently updated on 24 October 2022

  • We may update and change our site from time to time to reflect changes to our products, our users' needs, our business priorities, changes of law or for any other reason.

  • Our site is made available free of charge.

    We do not guarantee that our site, or any content on it, will always be available or be uninterrupted. We may suspend or withdraw or restrict the availability of all or any part of our site for business and operational reasons. We will try to give you reasonable notice of any suspension or withdrawal.

    You are also responsible for ensuring that all persons who access our site through your internet connection are aware of these terms of use and other applicable terms and conditions, and that they comply with them

  • We may transfer our rights and obligations under these terms to another organisation. We will always tell you in writing if this happens and we will ensure that the transfer will not affect your rights under the contract.

  • If you choose, or you are provided with, a user identification code, password or any other piece of information as part of our security procedures, you must treat such information as confidential. You must not disclose it to any third party.

    We have the right to disable any user identification code or password, whether chosen by you or allocated by us, at any time, if in our reasonable opinion you have failed to comply with any of the provisions of these terms of use.

    If you know or suspect that anyone other than you knows your user identification code or password, you must promptly notify us at datarequests@legal.com.

  • We are the owner or the licensee of all intellectual property rights in our site, and in the material published on it. Those works are protected by copyright laws and treaties around the world. All such rights are reserved.

    You may print off one copy, and may download extracts, of any page(s) from our site for your personal use and you may draw the attention of others within your organisation to content posted on our site.

    You must not modify the paper or digital copies of any materials you have printed off or downloaded in any way, and you must not use any illustrations, photographs, video or audio sequences or any graphics separately from any accompanying text.

    Our status (and that of any identified contributors) as the authors of content on our site must always be acknowledged (except where the content is user-generated).

    You must not use any part of the content on our site for commercial purposes without obtaining a licence to do so from us or our licensors.

    If you print off, copy, download, share or repost any part of our site in breach of these terms of use, your right to use our site will cease immediately and you must, at our option, return or destroy any copies of the materials you have made.

  • You shall not conduct, facilitate, authorise or permit any text or data mining or web scraping in relation to our site or any services provided via, or in relation to, our site. This includes using (or permitting, authorising or attempting the use of):

    • Any "robot", "bot", "spider", "scraper" or other automated device, program, tool, algorithm, code, process or methodology to access, obtain, copy, monitor or republish any portion of the site or any data, content, information or services accessed via the same.

    • Any automated analytical technique aimed at analysing text and data in digital form to generate information which includes but is not limited to patterns, trends and correlations.

    The provisions in this clause should be treated as an express reservation of our rights in this regard, including for the purposes of Article 4(3) of Digital Copyright Directive ((EU) 2019/790).

    This clause shall not apply insofar as (but only to the extent that) we are unable to exclude or limit text or data mining or web scraping activity by contract under the laws which are applicable to us.

  • The content on our site is provided for general information only. It is not intended to amount to advice on which you should rely. You must obtain professional or specialist advice before taking, or refraining from, any action on the basis of the content on our site.

    Although we make reasonable efforts to update the information on our site, we make no representations, warranties or guarantees, whether express or implied, that the content on our site is accurate, complete or up to date.

  • Where our site contains links to other sites and resources provided by third parties, these links are provided for your information only. Such links should not be interpreted as approval by us of those linked websites or information you may obtain from them.

    We have no control over the contents of those sites or resources.

  • This website may include information and materials uploaded by other users of the site, including to social media pages, video-sharing sites, bulletin boards and chat rooms. This information and these materials have not been verified or approved by us. The views expressed by other users on our site do not represent our views or values.

  • If you become aware of any material that could comprise or be connected to child sexual abuse or exploitation or that could comprise terrorist content or be connected to terrorism, please contact us immediately at legal@footballco.com.

    If you wish to complain about any other content, please contact us at datarequests@footballco.com.

  • Whether you are a consumer or a business user:

    • We do not exclude or limit in any way our liability to you where it would be unlawful to do so. This includes liability for death or personal injury caused by our negligence or the negligence of our employees, agents or subcontractors and for fraud or fraudulent misrepresentation.

    • Different limitations and exclusions of liability will apply to liability arising as a result of the supply of any products to you, which will be set out in our Terms and conditions of supply provided to you.

    If you are a business user:

    • We exclude all implied conditions, warranties, representations or other terms that may apply to our site or any content on it.

    • We will not be liable to you for any loss or damage, whether in contract, tort (including negligence), breach of statutory duty, or otherwise, even if foreseeable, arising under or in connection with:

    • use of, or inability to use, our site; or

    • use of or reliance on any content displayed on our site.

    • In particular, we will not be liable for:

    • loss of profits, sales, business, or revenue;

    • business interruption;

    • loss of anticipated savings;

    • loss of business opportunity, goodwill or reputation; or

    • any indirect or consequential loss or damage.

    If you are a consumer user:

    • Please note that we only provide our site for domestic and private use. You agree not to use our site for any commercial or business purposes, and we have no liability to you for any loss of profit, loss of business, business interruption, or loss of business opportunity.

    • If defective digital content that we have supplied, damages a device or digital content belonging to you and this is caused by our failure to use reasonable care and skill, we will either repair the damage or pay you compensation. However, we will not be liable for damage that you could have avoided by following our advice to apply an update offered to you free of charge or for damage that was caused by you failing to correctly follow installation instructions or to have in place the minimum system requirements advised by us.

  • We will only use your personal information as set out in our Privacy Policy.

  • Whenever you make use of a feature that allows you to upload content to our site, or to make contact with other users of our site, you must comply with the content standards set out in our Acceptable Use Policy.

    You warrant that any such contribution does comply with those standards, and you will be liable to us and indemnify us for any breach of that warranty. This means you will be responsible for any loss or damage we suffer as a result of your breach of warranty.

    Any content you upload to our site will be considered non-confidential and non-proprietary. You retain all of your ownership rights in your content, but you are required to grant us and other users of our site a limited licence to use, store and copy that content and to distribute and make it available to third parties. The rights you license to us are described in Rights you are giving us to use material you upload below.

    We also have the right to disclose your identity to any third party who is claiming that any content posted or uploaded by you to our site constitutes a violation of their intellectual property rights or of their right to privacy.

    We have the right to remove any posting you make on our site if, in our opinion, your post does not comply with the content standards set out in our Acceptable Use Policy.

    If you wish to contact us in relation to content you have uploaded to our site and that we have taken down, please contact legal@footballco.com.

    You are solely responsible for securing and backing up your content.

    You must not upload any material that could incite a terrorist offence, solicit any person to participate in terrorist activities, provide instruction on any method or technique for committing a terrorist offence or threaten to commit a terrorist offence.

  • When you upload or post content to our site, you grant us the following rights to use that content a worldwide, non-exclusive, royalty-free, transferable licence to use, reproduce, distribute, prepare derivative works of, display, and perform that user-generated content in connection with the service provided by the website and across different media including to promote the site or the service forever.

  • We do not guarantee that our site will be secure or free from bugs or viruses.

    You are responsible for configuring your information technology, computer programmes and platform to access our site. You should use your own virus protection software.

    You must not misuse our site by knowingly introducing viruses, trojans, worms, logic bombs or other material that is malicious or technologically harmful. You must not attempt to gain unauthorised access to our site, the server on which our site is stored or any server, computer or database connected to our site. You must not attack our site via a denial-of-service attack or a distributed denial-of service attack. By breaching this provision, you would commit a criminal offence under the Computer Misuse Act 1990. We will report any such breach to the relevant law enforcement authorities and we will co-operate with those authorities by disclosing your identity to them. In the event of such a breach, your right to use our site will cease immediately.

  • You may link to our home page, provided you do so in a way that is fair and legal and does not damage our reputation or take advantage of it.

    You must not establish a link in such a way as to suggest any form of association, approval or endorsement on our part where none exists.

    You must not establish a link to our site in any website that is not owned by you.

    Our site must not be framed on any other site, nor may you create a link to any part of our site other than the home page.

    We reserve the right to withdraw linking permission without notice.

    The website in which you are linking must comply in all respects with the content standards set out in our Acceptable Use Policy.

    If you wish to link to or make any use of content on our site other than that set out above, please contact datarequests@legal.com.

  • If you are a consumer, please note that these terms of use, their subject matter and their formation, are governed by English law. You and we both agree that the courts of England and Wales will have exclusive jurisdiction except that if you are a resident of Northern Ireland you may also bring proceedings in Northern Ireland, and if you are resident of Scotland, you may also bring proceedings in Scotland.

    If you are a business, these terms of use, their subject matter and their formation (and any non-contractual disputes or claims) are governed by English law. We both agree to the exclusive jurisdiction of the courts of England and Wales.

  • Our trade marks are registered. You are not permitted to use them without our approval, unless they are part of material you are using as permitted under a licence agreement you have in place with us.

FootballCo Competitions and Prize Draw Terms and Conditions

This provide the terms and conditions of our current competitions or prize draws

  • 1. The Promoter

    The promoter is: Footballco Media Limited of 72 Dean Street, W1D 3SG, London, England.

    2. The Competition

    2.1 The title of the competition is ‘Dubai Tourism Where the World Celebrates #Benzayala Competition’

    2.2 The Promoter, in partnership with Dubai Tourism are running a dance / celebration competition to recreate on social media (Instagram) the dance by Karim Benzema in the current advertisement for Dubai Tourism. A link to the advertisement is available here.

    2.3 The best two dances will win a trip to Dubai (further details of the prize are in section 5 below).

    3. How to enter

    3.1 The competition will run from 09:00 AM (GMT) on 19 November 2022 (the "Opening Date") to 17:00 PM (GMT) on 20 December 2022 (the "Closing Date") inclusive.

    3.2 All competition entries must be posted by no later than 5.00pm (GMT) on the Closing Date. All competition entries posted after the Closing Date are automatically disqualified.

    3.3 By submitting an entry, you are agreeing to be bound by these terms and conditions.

    3.4 This Promotion is in no way sponsored, endorsed or administered by, or associated with Instagram, TikTok or any other social media platform.

    3.5 To enter the competition:

    (a) Entrants must post a recreation of the dance by Karim Benzema in the current advertisement for Dubai Tourism. A link to the advertisement is available here;

    (b) The recreation must be posted on Instagram by the Closing Date and must include the hashtag #Benzayala.

    3.6 No purchase necessary and there is no charge to register for use of the website/apps.

    3.7 The Promoter will not accept:

    (a) responsibility for competition entries that are lost, mislaid, damaged or delayed, faulty or incomplete regardless of cause, including, for example, as a result of any technical failure or malfunction, systems, satellite, network, server, computer hardware or software failure of any kind; or

    (b) proof of posting or transmission of a post as proof of posting an entry or receipt of entry to the competition.

    3.8 Please see www.footballco.com/terms for a copy of these competition terms and conditions.

    4. Eligibility

    4.1 The competition is only open to residents over the age of 18 in Argentina, Belgium, France, Germany, India, Mexico, Morocco, Netherlands, Poland, Spain, Switzerland, United Kingdom, except:

    (a) employees of the Promoter or its holding or subsidiary companies;

    (b) employees of agents or suppliers of the Promoter or its holding or subsidiary companies, who are professionally connected with the competition or its administration; or

    (c) members of the immediate families or households of (a) and (b) above.

    4.2 In entering the competition, you confirm that you are eligible to do so and eligible to claim the prize. The Promoter may require you to provide proof that you are eligible to enter the competition.

    4.3 The Promoter will not accept competition entries that are:

    (a) automatically generated by computer;

    (b) completed by third parties or in bulk;

    (c) illegible, have been altered, reconstructed, forged or tampered with; or

    (d) incomplete.

    4.4 The Promoter reserves all rights to disqualify you if your conduct is contrary to the spirit or intention of the prize competition.

    5. The prize

    5.1 There prize is one (1) holiday for two (2) people to travel to Dubai, comprising:

    (a) Return economy flight to Dubai for the winner and accompanying guest;

    (b) Accommodation at a five (5) start hotel in Dubai (on a bed and breakfast basis) for 5 nights for the Winner and an accompanying guest; and

    (c) 3 paid experiences in Dubai for the Winner and an accompanying guest.

    There are two (2) available to be won.

    5.2 The prize but does not include travel insurance, the cost of transfers to and from airports or stations, food and drink, spending money, tax or personal expenses. Other than as set out in clause 5, any other costs incurred in addition to those set out above and that are incidental to the fulfilment of the prize are the responsibility of the winner / winner’s accompanying guest.

    5.3 You will be responsible for ensuring that you and any person travelling with you:

    (a) are available to travel and hold valid passports, any necessary visas and travel documents for the holiday in question on the travel dates specified;

    (b) abide by the health and safety rules and regulations of the government of the country of departure and of Dubai during the time of the visit to Dubai with regards to COVID-19 that would include but is not limited to testing, self-isolation and preventive measures, quarantine and safety precautions

    5.4 The prize is subject to availability to take the holiday on agreed travel dates. There is no cash alternative for the prize. The prize must be taken within 12 months of the Closing Date and will not be available to be booked between 20 December 2022 and 5 January 2023 or on a date that falls on a public holiday in Dubai or the country of residence of the winner.

    5.5 The prize is supplied by the Promoter using third party suppliers. The prize will be booked by the Promoter for the Winner via the third party suppliers (the "Supplier"). Dates once notified to the Supplier cannot be changed.

    5.6 The Promoter reserves the right to replace the prize with an alternative prize of equal or higher value if circumstances beyond the Promoter's control makes it necessary to do so.

    5.7 The prize is not negotiable or transferable.

    5.8 In order to claim the prize the winner must respond to the communication received from the Promoter in accordance with the terms in condition 7.

    6. Winners

    The competition entries will be judged by a panel of three judges comprising three social media experts from the Promoter. The two recreated videos deemed to be the best recreations by the judges will be the winners. The decision of the Promoter is final and no correspondence or discussion will be entered into.

    6.1 The Promoter will contact the winners as soon as practicable after the winners have been selected, using the social media account used to post the competition entry.

    6.2 The Promoter must either publish or make available information that indicates that a valid award took place. To comply with this obligation the Promoter reserves the right to publish the surname and country of the prize winner and to share and promote the winning entry.

    6.3 If you object to any or all of your surname, country and winning entry being published or made available, please contact the Promoter via email at datarequests@footballco.com. In such circumstances, the Promoter must still provide the information and winning entry to the Advertising Standards Authority or equivalent authority on request.

    7. Claiming the prize

    7.1 If you are the winner of the prize, you will have 14 days from being notified that you are the winner to claim the prize by responding to the message sent by the Promoter and providing the necessary requested information. If you do not claim the prize by this date, your claim will become invalid.

    7.2 The prize may not be claimed by a third party on your behalf.

    7.3 The Promoter will make all reasonable efforts to contact the winner. If the winner cannot be contacted or is not available, or has not claimed their prize within 14 days of the being contacted, the Promoter reserves the right to choose another winner by the judges selecting the next best eligible recreation selected from the entries that were posted before the Closing Date.

    7.4 The Promoter does not accept any responsibility if you are not able to take up the prize.

    8. Limitation of liability

    Insofar as is permitted by law, the Promoter, its agents or distributors will not in any circumstances be responsible or liable to compensate the winner or accept any liability for any loss, damage, personal injury or death occurring as a result of taking up the prize except where it is caused by the negligence of the Promoter, its agents or distributors or that of their employees. Your statutory rights are not affected.

    9. Ownership of competition entries and intellectual property rights

    9.1 All competition entries submitted to the Promoter will become the property of the Promoter on receipt and Promoter reserves the right to keep them on record as necessary.

    9.2 You agree that the Promoter may, but is not required to, make your entry available on its website www.goal.com and www.visitdubai.com and any other media, whether now known or invented in the future, and in connection with any publicity of the competition. You agree to grant the Promoter a non-exclusive, worldwide, irrevocable licence, for the full period of any intellectual property rights in the competition entry, to use, display, publish, transmit, copy, edit, alter, store, re-format and sub-licence the competition entry for such purposes.

    10. Data protection and publicity

    10.1 The Promoter will only process your personal information as set out in the https://www.footballco.com/privacy-policy. See also condition 6.4 and condition 6.5, with regard to the announcement of winners.

    11. Language

    11.1 These terms and conditions are drafted in the English language and may be made available in other languages.

    11.2 Any notice given under or in connection with this promotion shall be in English. All other formal documents provided under or in connection with this agreement shall be in English, or should be accompanied by a certified English translation.

    11.3 The English language version of this agreement and any notice or other document relating to this agreement, shall prevail if there is a conflict, except where the document is a constitutional, statutory or other official document.

    12. General

    12.1 If there is any reason to believe that there has been a breach of these terms and conditions, the Promoter may, at its sole discretion, reserve the right to exclude you from participating in the competition.

    12.2 The Promoter reserves the right to hold void, suspend, cancel, or amend the prize competition where it becomes necessary to do so.

    12.3 These terms and conditions shall be governed by English law, and the parties submit to the non-exclusive jurisdiction of the courts of England and Wales.

  • FOOTBALLCO SURVEY PRIZE DRAW TERMS AND CONDITIONS

    24 November 2022

    This Prize Draw (as defined below) is organised by FootballCo Media Limited a company registered in England and Wales (company number 12701601), with its registered address at 72 Dean Street, London W1D 3SG, United Kingdom (“FootballCo” or “we”).

    FootballCo shall operate the Prize Draw on behalf of its owned and operated brands and/or on behalf of any FootballCo affiliate owned and operated brands.

    1. About the Prize Draw

    FootballCo conducts surveys to understand more about their users and their preferences (the “FootballCo Surveys”). As a way to thank respondents for participating in the FootballCo Surveys, FootballCo is organising a prize draw amongst respondents who have opted into the prize draw in accordance with these Terms and Conditions.

    2. Entry

    The Prize Draw will take place quarterly and is open to all respondents who meet the eligibility requirements (the “Prize Draw(s)”). The Prize Draws shall take place in accordance with the schedule outlined below:

    Prize Draw Entry Period

    Surveys conducted up to and including 31 December 2022;

    Surveys conducted between 1 January 2023 and 31 March 2023;

    Surveys conducted between 1 April 2023 and 30 June 2023;

    Surveys conducted between 1 July 2023 and 30 September 2023; and

    Surveys conducted between 1 October 2023 and 31 December 2023.

    (each individually an “Entry Period”)

    All FootballCo Surveys that run in a given Entry Period will provide participants (that opt in) with an will be entry into a prize draw. By way of example, this means that if you complete three (3) different FootballCo Surveys in the same Entry Period, you will be entered into the Prize Draw three (3) times. You will only be allowed to respond to each survey once, however you are permitted multiple entries in any given Entry Period for each survey completed in accordance with these Terms and Conditions. Please note that your participation in multiple FootballCo Surveys in any given Entry Period may increase your chances, however this will not guarantee winning the Prize as the winners are selected at random (as further outlined in Section 6).

    Participation in the Prize Draw is optional to all Survey respondents and you can opt-in when submitting your full response to the FootballCo Survey. If you do not opt into the Prize Draw at the point of consenting to the opt in notice, you will not be able to opt into the Prize Draw at a later date unless you complete a different survey and provide sufficient opt in consent.

    Each Prize Draw will be carried out seven (7) calendar days after the end of each Entry Period.

    By entering in the Footballco Survey Prize Draw, you agree that you have read and comply with the data protection provisions, the terms of our Privacy Policy and these Terms and Conditions.

    The Prize Draw will be promoted via our FootballCo and/or affiliate brand operated and owned websites (see here: https://www.footballco.com/aboutUs) , social media channels and pages (including but not limited to TikTok, Facebook, Instagram, Twitter), or other digital platform, Hub or channel (or any other media or platform hereafter developed the Goal app and via subscription to our newsletter and any or other digital platform, Hub or channel (or any other media or platform hereafter developed) by FootballCo and/or its affiliates (the “Promotion Platforms”).

    This Prize Draw is in no way sponsored, endorsed or administered by, or associated with any of the Promotion Platforms and the Promotor is entirely responsible for the Prize Draw.

    3. Eligibility

    To be eligible for this Prize Draw you must:

    • Complete at least one (1) FootballCo Survey (We will not accept entries for partially completed surveys);

    • Be at least 18 years old at the applicable Entry Period;

    • Be a resident of one of the following territories: France; Germany; Netherlands; Spain; United Kingdom; or United States of America (USA).

    • FootballCo employees and their respective parents, subsidiaries, divisions, affiliates, suppliers, distributors and advertising, and promotional agencies, including the administrator of this Prize Draw if any, and the immediate family members (spouses, parents, children and siblings and their spouses) and household members of each (whether related or not), are not eligible to participate or win;

    • No automated entry devices and/or programs are permitted.

    4. Participation

    The Entry Periods for each Prize Draw are identified in these Terms and Conditions in Section 1.

    During each Prize Draw Period you may enter the FootballCo Survey through the links provided at the Promotion Platforms and follow the instructions. Upon completion of each FootballCo Survey you will be granted one entry to the Prize Draw for the relevant quarter. If you change your mind about participating and wish to opt out please email research@footballco.com or follow the instructions on our Privacy Policy.

    Participation is optional and free of charge. There is no purchase or payment of any kind necessary to participate in the Prize Draw.

    By entering any Prize Draw, you agree that FootballCo may contact you via email in connection with the Prize Draw in accordance with the Privacy Notice.

    It is your responsibility to provide us with the correct contact details upon entry. These details will be binding and final. For the avoidance of doubt, FootballCo is not responsible for not contacting you if the details provided are incomplete, wrong or false. If we fail to contact you because the details provided are incomplete, wrong or false, we will consider their entry void and select an alternative winner within 48 hours of failed contact at the Promotors sole discretion.

    Delivery of the Prizes is free of charge to you and requires a valid email address.

    FootballCo is not responsible for lost, late, illegible, stolen, incomplete, invalid, unintelligible, misdirected, technically corrupted or garbled entries, which will be disqualified, or for problems of any kind whether mechanical, human or electronic. Only fully completed entries are eligible. Proof of submission will not be deemed to be proof of receipt by FootballCo.

    5. Disqualification

    Any breach of these Terms and Conditions will result in the participant’s disqualification. FootballCo reserves the right to disqualify participants in case of criminal, racist, pornographic or violent content.

    6. Winner selection

    The Prize Draw and winner selection will be hosted centrally in our London offices.

    At the end of each Entry Period, three (3) winners will be selected at random by the FootballCo Research Team by using a random number generator tool.

    7. Prizes

    For each Entry Period, there will be three (3) prizes:

    • 1st prize: one £250 Amazon gift card

    • 2nd prize: one £100 Amazon gift card

    • 3rd prize: one £50 Amazon gift card

    (each the “Prize” and together the “Prizes”)

    The prizes are based on GBP but may be awarded in the equivalent local currency based on the country of residence of the winner and the current exchange rate at the time the prize is awarded.

    Winners will be notified by FootballCo via email within seven (7) calendar days of the Prize Draw taking place.

    Prizes must be claimed within twenty eight (28) calendar days of being first contacted by FootballCo, otherwise, FootballCo will select a new winner for that same unclaimed prize by using the same selection mechanism.

    Prizes will be awarded only if the potential prize winner fully complies with these Terms and Conditions.

    No cash alternative or substitution of the prize will be allowed, except Sponsor reserves the right in its sole discretion to substitute Prize of comparable nature and value if any Prize listed is unavailable, in whole or in part, for any reason. All potential taxes are the sole responsibility of the winners.

    The Prizes are limited to one per participant per Entry Period.

    Winners are solely responsible for any and all applicable taxes, fees and expenses related to acceptance, ownership and use of a Prize. FootballCo will not replace any Prize(s) or components of a Prize. Only the number of Prizes stated in these Terms and Conditions are available to be won in a Prize Draw.

    FootballCo is not responsible for any errors, whether caused by mechanical, human or electronic error, all of which are void and ineligible to win. Additionally, FootballCo is not responsible for any telephone, electronic, hardware, software, network, Internet, or computer malfunctions, failures, or difficulties in the governance of any Prize Draws.

    8. Notification

    FootballCo reserves the right to publish or make available information that indicates that a valid award took place for each of the Prize Draws – for example, the surname and country and county of residence of the Winner. Affected Winners have the right to object to all or part of this information being published or made available – in such event they should inform FootballCo in writing. In such circumstances, entrants acknowledge that FootballCo must nevertheless still provide the information and winning entry to the ASA or equivalent regulator on request. You can opt out from your name being published at the end of the FootballCo Survey. If:

    • any winner cannot be contacted within seven (7) calendar days of first notification attempt; or

    • does not reply within a twenty eight (28) calendar days period; or

    • if any notification is returned as undeliverable; or

    • if any winner rejects their prize; or

    • if the winner does not comply with these Terms and Conditions,

    such prize will be deemed forfeited and an alternate winner will be selected from all remaining eligible entries for that Prize Draw. No compensation will be given for forfeited Prizes.

    9. Termination of the Prize Draw

    FootballCo reserves the right, in its sole discretion, to cancel, terminate, modify, extend or suspend this Prize Draw for any material reason, in particular if a secure, fair and proper conduct of the Prize Draw is affected. In such case, FootballCo will select the winner(s) from all eligible entries received prior to and/or after (if appropriate) the action taken by FootballCo. FootballCo does not assume liability for lost chances of winning.

    10. Data Protection

    Your personal data is being used for the purpose of the Prize Draw. We use your personal data to identify the participants and to notify winners.

    The Survey will request anonymised data only and it will be hosted on Alchemer (you can find more information on Alchemer’s Privacy Policy here). We will also request your name and email for the purpose of the Prize Draw. This information will be collected and stored on Mailchimp (you can find more information about Mailchimp’s Privacy Policy here).

    The personal data is being processed within the European Economic Area. The data will be deleted as soon as the Prize Draw has been completed for each quarter.

    Our Legal basis for processing your personal data is consent, which you need to provide at the end of the FootballCo Survey if you wish to participate in the Prize Draw.

    You have various rights in connection with the processing of your personal data. If you wish to exercise your rights to information, correction, deletion, restriction of processing, objection to data processing or revoke your consent, please send an e-mail to datarequests@footballco.com.

    11. Language

    These terms and conditions are drafted in the English language and may be made available in other languages.

    Any notice given under or in connection with this promotion shall be in English. All other formal documents provided under or in connection with this agreement shall be in English, or should be accompanied by a certified English translation.

    The English language version of this agreement and any notice or other document relating to this agreement, shall prevail if there is a conflict, except where the document is a constitutional, statutory or other official document.

    12. General

    Insofar as is permitted by law, the Promoter, its agents or distributors will not in any circumstances be responsible or liable to compensate the winner or accept any liability for any loss, damage, personal injury or death occurring as a result of taking up the prize except where it is caused by the negligence of the Promoter, its agents or distributors or that of their employees. Your statutory rights are not affected.

    If there is any reason to believe that there has been a breach of these terms and conditions, the Promoter may, at its sole discretion, reserve the right to exclude you from participating in the Prize Draw.

    The Promoter reserves the right to hold void, suspend, cancel, or amend the Prize Draw where it becomes necessary to do so.

    These terms and conditions shall be governed by English law, and the parties submit to the non-exclusive jurisdiction of the courts of England and Wales.

  • The Promoter

    The promoter is: FOOTBALLCO MEDIA LIMITED (Company number 12701601) of 72 Dean Street, London, England, W1D 3SG

    1. The competition

    1.1 The title of the competition is Headline Taker Golden Ticket Boot Giveaway.

    1.2 The competition is the chance to win a pair of New Balance football boots by finding a golden ticket within a special edition New Balance newspaper available at Classic Football Shirts Store located at 17 Commercial St, London E1 6NE.

    2. How to enter

    2.1 The competition will run from 11.00am on 24 October 2022 (the "Opening Date") to 07.00pm on 24 October 2022 (the "Closing Date") inclusive (or while special edition newspaper stocks last).

    2.2 To be in a chance of winning all you have to do is pick up a special edition New Balance breaking the game newspaper from the Classic Football Shirts Store located at 17 Commercial St, London E1 6NE, during the opening hours.

    2.3 Two of the New Balance special edition newspapers available on 24 October 2022 will contain golden tickets. The holders of the two golden tickets will be winners and entitled to claim the prize of a pair of New Balance football boots.

    2.4 Holders of a golden ticket must submit a claim with appropriate contact details including a postal address for the prize to the Promoter.

    2.5 All claims must be received by the Promoter at 72 Dean Street, London, England, W1D 3SG via email to ollie.thomas@footballco.com by no later than 5.00pm on 21 November 2022. Any claim received after this date will be automatically disqualified.

    2.6 No purchase is necessary.

    2.7 The Promoter will not accept:

    (a) responsibility for special edition newspapers, golden tickets or claims submitted that are lost, mislaid, damaged or delayed in transit, regardless of cause, including, for example, as a result of any postal failure, equipment failure, technical malfunction, systems, satellite, network, server, computer hardware or software failure of any kind; or

    (b) proof of posting or transmission as proof of receipt of a prize claim.

    2.8 By submitting a claim entry, you are agreeing to be bound by these terms and conditions.

    2.9 Please see https://www.footballco.com/terms for a copy of these competition terms and conditions.

    3. Eligibility

    3.1 The competition is only open to all residents in the UK aged 18 years or over, except:

    (a) employees of the Promoter or its holding or subsidiary companies;

    (b) employees of the Supplier or its holding or subsidiary companies;

    (c) employees of agents or suppliers of the Promoter or its holding or subsidiary companies, who are professionally connected with the competition or its administration; or

    (d) members of the immediate families or households of (a) and (b) above.

    3.2 In entering the competition by submitting a golden ticket claim, you confirm that you are eligible to do so and eligible to claim the prize. The Promoter may require you to provide proof that you are eligible to enter the competition.

    3.3 The Promoter will not accept competition claims that are:

    (a) automatically generated by computer;

    (b) completed by third parties or in bulk;

    (c) illegible, have been altered, reconstructed, forged or tampered with;

    (d) photocopies and not originals; or

    (e) incomplete.

    3.4 There is a limit of one claim entry to the competition per person. Claims on behalf of another person will not be accepted and joint submissions are not allowed.

    3.5 The Promoter reserves all rights to disqualify you if your conduct is contrary to the spirit or intention of the prize competition.

    3.6 Competition claims cannot be returned.

    4. The prize

    4.1 The prize is one pair of New Balance Football Boots and two are available to be won.

    4.2 Prizes will be provided in a model, colour and size to be determined by New Balance (at its sole discretion, size requests will be considered but are subject to availability). There is no cash alternative for the prize. The Promoter reserves the right to substitute the prize with a prize of equal or greater value.

    4.3 The prize is supplied by NEW BALANCE ATHLETIC SHOES (U.K.) LIMITED Appleton House 430 Birchwood Boulevard, Birchwood, Warrington, Cheshire, WA3 7WD (the "Supplier"). The Promoter reserves the right to replace the prize with an alternative prize of equal or higher value if circumstances beyond the Promoter's control makes it necessary to do so.

    4.4 The prize is not negotiable or transferable.

    4.5 The Promoter will on receipt of valid golden ticket claims send the full names and address to the Supplier to provide the winner(s) with the prize.

    5. Winners

    5.1 The decision of the Promoter is final and no correspondence or discussion will be entered into.

    5.2 The Promoter will confirm receipt of the golden tickets claims from the winner(s) as soon as practicable after receipt of the claim, using the telephone number or email address provided with the claim entry that the claim has been received and confirm if the claim is valid. The Promoter will not amend any contact information once the claim has been submitted.

    5.3 The Promoter must either publish or make available information that indicates that a valid award took place. To comply with this obligation the Promoter may publish the winners names and county on its websites and or the surname and county of prize winners to anyone who writes to the Promoter (enclosing a self-addressed envelope) within one month after the Closing Date of the competition.

    5.4 If you object to any or all of your surname and being published or made available, please contact the Promoter. In such circumstances, the Promoter must still provide the information and winning entry to the Advertising Standards Authority on request.

    6. Claiming the prize

    6.1 Please allow 28 days for delivery of the prize from confirmation being provided that a valid claim has been received. If you do not claim the prize by 5.00pm on 21 November 2022 your claim will become invalid.

    6.2 The prize may not be claimed by a third party on your behalf.

    6.3 The Promoter will make all reasonable efforts to contact the winner to confirm a valid claim has been received. If the winner cannot be contacted or is not available the prize will become invalid.

    6.4 The Promoter does not accept any responsibility if you are not able to take up the prize.

    7. Limitation of liability

    Insofar as is permitted by law, the Promoter, its agents, the Supplier or distributors will not in any circumstances be responsible or liable to compensate the winner or accept any liability for any loss, damage, personal injury or death occurring as a result of taking up the prize except where it is caused by the negligence of the Promoter, its agents or distributors or that of their employees. Your statutory rights are not affected.

    8. Ownership of competition entries and claims

    8.1 All competition entries/claims and any accompanying material submitted to the Promoter will become the property of the Promoter on receipt and will not be returned.

    9. Data protection and publicity

    9.1 The Promoter will only process personal information to provide details of the winners to the Supplier to provide the prize and subject to condition 6.4 for the announcement of winners as necessary as set out in condition 6.3. FootballCo process Personal Data in accordance with its privacy notice available at https://www.footballco.com/privacy-policy.

    10. General

    10.1 If there is any reason to believe that there has been a breach of these terms and conditions, the Promoter may, at its sole discretion, reserve the right to exclude you from participating in the competition.

    10.2 The Promoter reserves the right to hold void, suspend, cancel, or amend the prize competition where it becomes necessary to do so.

    10.3 These terms and conditions shall be governed by English law, and the parties submit to the non-exclusive jurisdiction of the courts of England and Wales.

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