Welcome to our Private League “King or Queen Of The Castle” Fantasy Football Premier League 2014/15 season
After an incredible World Cup, another Premier League season will start in a few weeks, which promises to be another cracker.
AT A GLANCE
Here's a quick run-down of the headlines for the new King or Queen Of The Castle Fantasy Football League:
- €15 entry fee for team
- more than €3,000 in cash prizes
- €1,000+ top prize for the best manger at the end of the season
- €1,000+ top prize for the best managers local nominated club at the end of the season
- €100 “Manager Of The Month” Prizes
- cash prizes of Entry Fee Refunds for liking & sharing our Facebook page (www.facebook.com/kingqueenofthecastle)
- “King or Queen Of the Castle” League Launched August 1st
- Premier League Starts August 16th at 12:45 (Man U vs Swansea)
- Private League Points Start from Gameweek 2 Aug 23rd 2014 from 11:30am
- Last Date for Signup to Private League is August 30th 2014 by 11am
- All payments to be made on or before September 1st 2014 by 5pm
- Last GameWeek 38 – Last Games 24th May 3pm
- Winner announced week commencing May 25th 2014
HOW TO PLAY
Register your Team(s) comprised of a 15-man squad for Free on http://fantasy.premierleague.com/ or Enter an existing Team(s) already setup into this League. All fantasy.premierleague.com Rules in relation to budgets, squad numbers, transfers, points etc will apply in this league with the aim of the game being to finish as high up this private league table as possible by scoring as many points as you can to win the top prize for you as the team manager. Should you be on top of this fantasy private league at the end of the Barclays Premier League 14/15 season then not only could you win a prize of €1,000+ for yourself but could also win another €1,000+ for your nominated local sports club, plus a chance to win one of the many other prizes like “Manager of the Month”.Your selected players earn points for appearances, scoring goals, creating goals and keeping clean sheets etc. Your players can also lose points – for yellow and red cards and for conceding goals etc all of which are managed by the fantasy.premierleague.com site for you (see ‘Scoring points’ for full details below).
You can enter as many teams as you like into the league (each requiring a separate entry fee)
The Entry Fee per team entered into the league of €15 (non-refundable) can be paid using any one of the 3 options – Paypal, Online Banking - Money Transfer or a direct Bank Transfer at your local Bank Of Ireland branch using a Lodgement Slip. Full details on how to enter are available at http://tinyurl.com/castlefl inconjunction with the Rules and conditions below
Once payment has been made you can use the join code available at http://tinyurl.com/castlejc to join this Private League “KingorQueenOfTheCastle”.
Enter this code once you login to http://fantasy.premierleague.com/ under the League Section after selecting "Join A League" and choosing “Private League” and clicking “Next”.
King or Queen Of The Castle Fantasy Football League 2014/15
Terms and Conditions
Please read these terms and conditions carefully before entering as you are automatically accepting them once payment has been made per team.
Please print out a copy of these terms and conditions for your records along with all confirmation emails, specific terms, transaction data, rules and payment methods related to this private league
These Terms and Conditions were last updated on July 31st, 2014.
King or Queen Of The Castle Fantasy Games Rules
These King or Queen Of The Castle Fantasy Games govern your participation in this Private Fantasy Football League. By playing and entering this private Fantasy Games League , you agree to be bound by the King or Queen Of The Castle Fantasy Games Rules.
1. DEFINITIONS FOR King or Queen Of The Castle FANTASY FOOTBALL League
The following definitions apply in relation to the King or Queen Of The Castle Fantasy Football League only:
"Application(s)" means the application to enter a team selection in the Competition;
"Competition" means the King or Queen Of The Castle Fantasy Football Private League (“KingQueenoftheCastle”) competition taking place during the 2014/15 domestic football season;
"Manager" means the individual responsible for the selection and entry of an individual team to the Competition;
“League Owner” means the private league (“KingQueenoftheCastle”) owned by Castlegregory GAA.
"Scheduled kick-off" means the stated published time at which a match is due to start;
"Season" means the period during which English Premier League games of the 2014/15 season take place, which is currently scheduled to run from Saturday, August 16, 2014 until Sunday, May 24, 2015;
"Starting XI" means a Manager’s registered team of eleven players as they stand at 3pm on Saturday, August 16, 2014.
“Game Week” means each Tuesday to Monday period during the Competition when points are scored
2.1 "How to enter" and any other instructions detailed in advertisements for “King Or Queen Of the Castle” on http://tinyurl.com/castlefl and www.facebook.com/kingqueenofthecastle shall form part of the terms and conditions of this Competition.
2.2 By entering this Competition you agree to be legally bound by such terms and conditions.
2.3 Entry to this Competition is restricted to people living in Ireland/Northern Ireland or born in Ireland/Northern Ireland regardless of where they are living at present that nominate an Irish/Northern Irish local club for the club prize.
2.4 Anyone under the age of 18 will have to get their parent or guardian to pay the Entry Fee for their child.
3. HOW TO ENTER
3.1 There is no limit to the number of paid “King or Queen of the Castle” teams a Manager may submit provided that each entry adheres to these terms and conditions. Please note that some banks, building societies and/or paypal may make an additional charge for online payments. Entrants should check with their bank or building society prior to entry as to what these, if any, would be.
3.2 Managers must pay the registration payment (‘Registration Payment’) of €15 per team
3.3 The League Owner shall not be responsible for entries lost in transmission or received late due to online traffic levels/broadband issues.
3.4 The registration payment may be paid via Paypal, Online Banking - Money Transfer or a direct Bank Transfer at your local Bank Of Ireland branch using a Lodgement Slip. Any managers/participants that does not have a payment made for their team(s) by September 1st 2014 at 5pm, two days after the closing date for joining this league (Aug 30th at 11am sharp) will be removed from the league if your payment is not cleared in full. Managers/Participants will be unable to re-join this league once removed after this payment deadline.
3.5 Registration Payments are non-refundable unless this league doesn’t get the minimum 200 fully paid-up Managers entering the competition by Sept 1st by 5pm.
3.6 All registrations are subject to acceptance by the League Owners.
4. TEAM, LEAGUE AND MANAGER NAMES
4.1 The League Owners reserves the right to refuse to accept any team names, Private League names or Manager names which have been duplicated or are felt, in the League Owners 's sole discretion, to be inappropriate, misleading or offensive.
5. PLAYER SELECTION LIST
5.1 The players included on the selection list and their values will been determined by the http://fantasy.premierleague.com/ website. All issues with transfers, player values, substitutions etc are detail with by the above website.
6. TEAM SELECTION
6.1 Managers' team selections is based on the rules relating to team selection by http://fantasy.premierleague.com/ website. These rules also apply to all player matters – transfers, number from any club etc. Managers must have a valid team as determined by this website for entry into this League.
7. SCORING POINTS
7.1 All Points will be awarded by the http://fantasy.premierleague.com/ website and winners will be determined at the end of the 2014/15 league based on these accumulated scores and totals. Points based on website will also be used for “Manager of the Month”. All rules in relation to points, abandoned matches etc will be as per rules and conditions of the http://fantasy.premierleague.com/ website.
Scores will be updated on the http://fantasy.premierleague.com/ website.
King or Queen of the Castle Private League
8.1 Prizes will only be paid out where a minimum of 200 Teams are entered into this league and fully paid for Managers/participants entering the competition by the payment dealine of September 1st 2014 by 5pm. Registration Payments/Entry fees are non-refundable unless this league doesn’t meet the minimum 200 fully paid-up teams.
€1,000 will be awarded at the end of the Competition to the Manager whose team is placed at the top of the “King or Queen of the Castle” private league table. The prize will be awarded to the Manager whose team has amassed the highest number of points in the league after all matches within this league are complete. The final matches are scheduled to be played on Sunday, May 24th, 2015.
The club prize of €1,000 will be paid to the nominated club of the Manager whose team is placed at the top of the “King or Queen of the Castle” private league table which has amassed the highest number of points in the league after all matches within this league are complete. The final matches are scheduled to be played on Sunday, May 24th, 2015.
Prizes (Top Manager & Club Prize, Manager of the Month) will increased by a small fixed percentage the more participants/managers that join and/or 2nd or 3rd prizes may be created for Top Manager & Club depending on numbers that join. Updates on increased prizes will be made through the facebook page www.facebook.com/kingqueenofthecastle
Manager of the Month
8.2 Managers shall also compete for a Manager of the Month prize. This shall consist of a monthly prize of €100 awarded to the Manager whose team has amassed the greatest number of points during specified time periods. There are nine monthly time periods in all:
Month 1: September 2 - September 29
Month 2: September 30 - October 27
Month 3: October 28 - November 24
Month 5: November 25 - December 29
Month 5: December 30 - January 26
Month 6: January 27 - February 23
Month 7: February 24 - March 30
Month 8: March 31 - April 27
Month 10: April 28 – May 25th
In the event of a tie, the prize will be divided equally between the tying Managers. An individual Manager may win a maximum of one monthly prize, during the Season, regardless of the number of teams entered by that Manager.
In the event that a Manager who has already won a monthly prize scores the most points on an additional occasion, the prize will be awarded to the Manager who has scored the second highest number of points that month and so on until the monthly winner is a Manager who has not previously won a main monthly prize.
Tie Break for Cash Prizes
8.3 Except for the Manager of the Month Prize, in the event of a tie, preference will be given to the Manager whose team has scored the most goals. If the result is still a tie, preference will be given to the Manager whose team has achieved the most clean sheets. If there is still a tie, preference will be given to the Manager whose team has received the least points for yellow and red cards. If clear positions for the prize winners still do not emerge, the tied Managers will be entered into a prize draw and the first name drawn at random will be awarded the prize. The decision of “King or Queen Of the Castle” League judges regarding this tie-breaker shall be final and binding.
8.4 In relation to all of the prizes listed above, the League Owner's decision in all prize matters shall be final. Winners will be notified by email. There are no prize alternatives and the prizes are not transferable. Winners' names will be published on the Castlegregory Gaa website along with updates in the competition facebook page the week commencing Monday, May 25th , 2015 (or shortly thereafter).
9.1 The League Owner's reserve the right to refuse to accept any entry which in the League Owner's opinion does not comply with these terms and conditions or which contravenes the spirit of the Competition.
9.2 Winners will be notified in via email within a reasonable time following a decision by the League Owner's and prizes will be dispatched within 28 days of such notification and payable by way of cheque. There are no prize alternatives and the prizes are not transferable.
9.3 Winners' names, the fantasy football team selections and photographs and any comments made in relation to a prize may be used by the League Owner's without limitation for future promotional, marketing and publicity purposes, in all and any media worldwide without notice and without any fee being paid. Entry and participation in the Competition will be deemed to be your acceptance of these Fantasy Football League Rules.
9.4 The name "King or Queen of the Castle", other images and logos relating to the Competition and used in relation to the Competition are the exclusive property of the League Owner's.
9.5 The League Owner's reserves the right at its reasonable discretion to add to or waive these Terms and Conditions on reasonable notice; and/or cancel the game or any part of it at any stage in the event of circumstances beyond the League Owner's reasonable control.
9.6 The League Owner's shall not be liable for any loss or damage whatsoever which is suffered by any person as a result of, or in connection with, or arising from the Competition, any prize, or these Terms, or the use of the same except for any liability which cannot be excluded by law.
The League judges' decision shall be final and the League Owner's will not enter into any correspondence regarding points deducted or allocated to players.