- Terms and Conditions
1.1. These terms and conditions ("Terms and Conditions") will apply:
1.1.1. in conjunction with any specific terms and conditions of any applicable promotion. Where any specific terms and conditions conflict with these Terms and Conditions, the specific terms of the applicable promotion shall apply; and
1.1.2.. if you apply to enter the Sportening - World Cup 2022 predictions game located at Sportening App ("Competition")
1.2. You will be deemed to have accepted these Terms and Conditions and agreed to be bound by them when entering the Competition.
1.2.1. For the purposes of these Terms and Conditions, any reference to "you", "entrant(s)" or "player(s)" are to persons who have entered the Competition in accordance with the terms set out at Clause 4 (How to Enter).
1.3. Please note that Apple Inc. and Alphabet Inc. are in no way linked or associated with this Competition or any other competitions/content run in the Mobile App (as defined below).
2. The Promoter
2.1. The Competition is co-promoted by Sportening B.V., Jan van Goyenkade 8, 1075HP Amsterdam, Netherlands (the "Promoter").
3.1. This Competition is open to persons aged 14 years or over.
3.2. Where entrants do not meet the criteria set out in clause 3.1, their entry will not be valid and they will not be eligible to win.
3.3. The Promoter may require entrants to provide proof of age, residence and identity.
4. How to Enter
4.1. The Competition will run until the end of 2022 FIFA World Cup for which the planned end date is 18 December 2022. The Promoter also reserves the right to suspend or modify the Competition at any time.
4.2. Entry to the Competition is free.
4.3 In order to enter the Competition, you must:
4.3.1. register on Sportening mobile app (the "Mobile App") to open an account; and
4.3.2. predict the scores for at least three matches; and
4.4. You are required to register an account on the Mobile App in your own name.
4.5. Any entrant found to be registered in the name of any other person will be disqualified.
4.6. Only one account is permitted to be registered per entrant.
4.7. By registering for an Account, you authorise the Promoter to conduct any identification or other verification checks that it may require (either for the Promoter's own purposes or as required by applicable law or a regulatory body), including (but not limited to) checking any or all of the details you provide when registering or changing your Account details. In particular, the Promoter may verify that you are 14 (fourteen) years of age or older. If the Promoter discovers that you are under 14 years of age following verification checks or that you have not met any other verification criteria, your account shall be closed and all entries will be disqualified from participating in the Competition and/or receiving any Prizes (as defined below).
4.9. If the Promoter has reasonable grounds to believe that multiple accounts have been opened by, or are under the control of the same person, all such accounts will be disqualified from participating in the Competition and/or receiving any Prizes (as defined below).
4.10. Each entrant can win the maximum of only one mystery football shirt even if he correctly predicts 3 (three) matches in a row more than once.
4.11. All entries must be received by the Promoter by no later than 8PM (CET) December 14 ("Closing Time"). All entries received after the Closing Time will be automatically disqualified.
4.12. You cannot change your predictions after the Closing Time.
4.13. The Promoter does not accept any responsibility for network, computer hardware or software failures of any kind, which may restrict or delay the sending or receipt of your entry. Under no circumstances are you permitted to submit your entry via email. Any entries submitted by email will be automatically disqualified.
5. The Competition
5.1. Each entrant will have the opportunity to predict the score of the FIFA World Cup 2022 matches.
5.2. It will be possible to predict the score of any given match usually, but not always, around 48 (forty-eight) hours before the start of the match. The length of time period available for placing score predictions is at discretion of the Promoter.
5.3. Five (5) minutes before the planned start of the match is cut-off time and after that time it won't be possible to predict the score or change the submitted prediction.
5.4. Five (5) minutes before the start of the match is cut-off time and after that time it won't be possible to predict the score or change the submitted prediction.
5.5. If the entrant correctly predicts the score for three matches in a row (streak) he will be eligible for the Prize.
5.6. Only matches that the entrant predicted will be counted (if the entrant didn’t predict a match it we’ll not be counted as a miss) in the streak.
5.7. The only relevant score is the score after 90 (ninety) minutes plus the allowance for time lost, i.e. regular time (no extra time or penalties are taken into account).
5.8. If the entrant has 2 (two) correct predictions and 2 (two) matches for which the score is predicted are played at the same time, the entrant only needs to get 1 (one) score prediction right in order to achieve 3 (three) correct predictions and win a prize.
5.9. If the entrant has 1 (one) correct prediction, and 2 (two) matches for which the score is predicted are played at the same time and the entrant gets only 1 (one) prediction right, the streak is resetted and set to 1 (one) correct prediction.
5.10. If the entrant has 0 (zero) correct predictions and 2 (two) matches for which the score is predicted are played at the same time, and the entrant gets 1 (one) prediction correctly, the streak is set as 1 (one) correct prediction.
5.11. Leaderboards showing total number of points accumulated are presented for informational purposes only and are not related to the “Prize” or the “Competition”.
6.1. The Prize is a football shirt from a football club selected at the discretion of the Promoter.
6.2. Total number of prizes that will be awarded is 500 (five hundred). Each entrant can win the maximum of only one mystery football shirt even if he correctly predicts 3 (three) matches in a row more than once.
6.2.1. If a match result creates multiple potential prize winners that in total surpass the maximum of 500 (five hundred) shirts prize pool, the following rules will determine which users are eligible for the prize (up to the 500 maximum is reached):
18.104.22.168. Higher number of Leaderboard points at the time of 3rd correct prediction; and
22.214.171.124. In case the entrants have the same number of points, the prize will go to the entrants who entered the final prediction earlier.
6.3. Football shirts will be without names or numbers on the back of the shirt.
6.4. Football shirts as defined in clauses 6.1. and 6.2. are referred to as the “Prizes” and each a “Prize”.
6.5. There is no cash alternative to non-cash prizes.
6.6. Unless agreed otherwise in writing the Prizes are non-refundable and non-transferable.
6.7. The Promoter reserves the right to substitute the Prizes (or any part of them) for a prize of equivalent or lower monetary value if necessary for reasons beyond its control.
6.8. The Promoter will not be liable for Prizes that do not reach the winners for reasons beyond its reasonable control.
6.9.If any FIFA World Cup 2022 match is postponed, abandoned or not completed (where less than 90 mins is played) the match will be considered void and will be considered as a match for which the prediction has not been submitted.
7. Winners and Entrants Verification
7.1. Winners (as determined in accordance with the terms set out in Clause 6 (Prizes) will be notified by email or telephone number registered on their account within three Business Days (a "Business Day" being a day other than a Saturday, Sunday).
7.2. It is each player's sole responsibility to ensure that their contact details are up to date on their account.
7.3. Winners will be required to verify (with evidence satisfactory to the Promoter) their:
7.3.3. residence; and
7.3.4. any other verification information requested by the Promoter, to the satisfaction of the Promoter before they are eligible to receive their Prize.
7.4. Any announcement made regarding winners on Sportening properties (app, online, or otherwise) is pending verification and is not final confirmation.
7.5. If any winner is not able, for whatever reason:
7.5.1. to accept a Prize;
7.5.2. verify their registration information to the satisfaction of the Promoter;
7.5.3. has been found to have breached these Terms and Conditions; or
7.5.4. cannot be contacted within three Business Days, the Promoter reserves the right to disqualify that winner (and their eligibility to receive any Prizes under the Competition) and award the applicable Prize to another participant, if applicable.
7.6. Winners should allow up to forty-five days for delivery of the applicable Prize.
7.7. The Promoter's decision is final and legally binding on all entrants in relation to all aspects of the Competition including (without limitation), allocation of the Prizes and no correspondence will be entered into.
7.8. Entries that do not comply in full with these Terms and Conditions will be disqualified and will not be eligible to receive any Prizes.
8. Publicity and Personal Information
8.1. The Promoter will use each winner's and each entrant's personal details for the purpose of administering this Competition.
8.2. By opting in to receive offers and communications you agree that the Promoter may use the details you give us to contact you about products and services that may be of interest to you.
8.3. You can click on the "unsubscribe" link in direct marketing emails from us to be removed from receiving future email marketing.For additional information contact us by email at email@example.com.
8.5. Entry and participation in the Competition constitutes permission for the Promoter and/or its associated, affiliated and subsidiary companies to use the usernames, predictions and user photographs of participants for publishing purposes, including but not limited to, leader boards and other display within the Sportening app or related websites and applications.
9. Limitation of Liability
9.1. Except in the case of death or personal injury arising from its negligence or in respect of fraud, and so far as is permitted by law, the Promoter and each of its associated companies and agents exclude responsibility and all liabilities arising from:
9.1.1. any postponement, cancellation, delay or changes to the Prizes, Competition, other associated promotions or relevant football fixtures beyond the Promoter's reasonable control;
9.1.2. any technical failures or unavailability of the Sportening Website, Mobile App or other related platforms;
9.1.3. obvious errors or omissions relating to the awarding of Prizes; or
9.1.4. any act or default of any third party supplier including without limitation errors relating to matches and scoring data.
9.2. The terms and conditions of any third party supplier will apply to the Prize where applicable.
9.3. If any provision or part-provision of these Terms and Conditions are or becomes invalid, illegal or unenforceable, it shall be deemed modified to the minimum extent necessary to make it valid, legal and enforceable. If such modification is not possible, the relevant provision or part-provision shall be deemed deleted. Any modification to or deletion of a provision or part-provision under this clause shall not affect the validity and enforceability of the rest of these terms and conditions.
9.4. These Terms and Conditions will be interpreted in accordance with Dutch Law and you agree that all claims arising from your participation in this Competition that you may bring against the Promoter will be under the exclusive jurisdiction of the Dutch Courts.