The Union des Associations Européennes de Football ("UEFA", "We", "Our") owns and operates the website(s) www.uefa.com, www.uefa.tv and https://gaming.uefa.com/ ("UEFA Website(s)") and the UEFA applications relevant to UEFA.tv, UEFA’s gaming hub and UEFA’s club or national team competitions ("UEFA Apps") including all digital content and functionality contained on them (together the "UEFA Platforms"). Your access to and use of UEFA Platforms is subject to the following terms and conditions and any documents referred to in them (the "Terms & Conditions").
1 Acceptance of terms
1.1 By accessing, downloading, installing, or using the UEFA Platforms, whether or not you become a registered user, you signify your agreement with and understanding of these Terms & Conditions, which you acknowledge you have read and understood. If you do not agree to these Terms & Conditions, you are not authorised to access the UEFA Platforms.
1.2 UEFA may include additional provisions relevant to your access and use of a specific UEFA Platform, which will be included within these Terms & Conditions (as a supplement below) and are also directly accessible from the relevant UEFA Platform.
1.4 In addition, when accessing and using a UEFA Platform and/or any specific content or material on it, additional guidelines or rules may apply which are relevant to (and communicated on or within) the UEFA Platform (in addition to any supplemental provisions that may be incorporated in these Terms & Conditions). To the extent that there is any inconsistency between these Terms & Conditions and any such guidelines or rules, the guidelines or rules shall prevail.
1.5 We reserve the right to change these Terms & Conditions at any time. You must review these Terms & Conditions on a regular basis to keep yourself informed of any changes. Continued use of the UEFA Platforms following any such changes shall constitute your acceptance of such changes.
2 Registration obligations
2.1 Certain areas of the UEFA Platforms require registration to access all relevant content and/or functionality (“Restricted Areas”). By registering, you represent that: (i) you are eligible for an account (by reference to the eligibility criteria included in Section 2.2 below); and (ii) the information you include about yourself (as part of the registration process) (your “Personal Information”) is true, accurate, current and complete (and you undertake to maintain such Personal Information during the time you have a UEFA account).
2.2 You are only eligible to register for a UEFA account if: (i) you are an individual who is at least eighteen (18) years old or of legal age in your country of residence if such age exceeds eighteen (18); or (ii) you are an individual whose registration has been authorised by your parents or legal guardian (if you are below the legal age in your respective country of residence).
2.3 If you provide, or UEFA has reasonable grounds to suspect that you have provided, any information that is untrue, inaccurate, not current or incomplete, UEFA reserves the right to suspend or terminate your account and refuse you access to any UEFA Platform.
2.4 By registering for a UEFA account in connection with your use of a specific UEFA Platform, you are advised that you can use the same UEFA account credentials to access other UEFA Platforms, and you accept that these Terms & Conditions apply to all UEFA Platforms.
2.5 In order to access and use a UEFA App, you will be required to download it through a third-party digital distribution platform that makes mobile or smart TV applications available. Your use of such digital distribution platform will be governed by a separate and independent legal agreement between you and the relevant third party, and UEFA has no responsibility or liability in respect of your use of such platform or any transactions with such third parties on their platforms.
3 Registration through a third-party authentication service
3.1 In the event you sign in through a third-party authentication service provider, UEFA may receive certain Personal Information about you from the relevant third party, but you remain responsible for: (i) ensuring your compliance with Section 2.1 above; and (ii) the terms relevant to your relationship with such third-party authentication service provider (including any relevant consents you provide them with respect to your Personal Information).
3.2 In the event you terminate your relationship with or modify the nature of the consents you provide such third-party authentication service provider, UEFA may be required to delete certain data relevant to you which could impact the operation of your UEFA account. In such circumstances you are advised to review (and update where necessary) your Personal Information to ensure there is no interruption to your enjoyment of the UEFA Platforms.
4 Member account, Password and Security
4.1 As part of your registration for a UEFA account, you will be responsible: (i) for setting and keeping the confidentiality of the password linked to your account; and (ii) all activities that occur under your registered account.
4.2 You agree to: (i) immediately notify UEFA of any unauthorized use of your account (including any breach of security); and (ii) ensure that you take such reasonable steps to sign out of your account when using a computer or device that does not belong to you. UEFA cannot and will not be liable for any loss or damage arising from your failure to comply with this Clause 4.
5 Access for Children
UEFA is concerned about the safety and privacy of all its UEFA Platform visitors and registered users, particularly those not yet of legal age in their respective country of residence. For this reason, parents / legal guardians who wish to allow their children access to the UEFA Platforms should review these Terms & Conditions and assist such children with the setting up of any relevant accounts and supervise the child’s access to the UEFA Platforms. By allowing your child access to the UEFA Platforms, he or she will be able to access all of the UEFA Platforms, which may now or in the future include public and private communication tools as well as other features that may not be appropriate for use by unsupervised children. Please remember that the UEFA Platforms are designed to appeal to a broad audience. As the legal guardian, it is your responsibility to determine whether any of the UEFA Platforms and/or information, data, text, software, music, sound, photographs, graphics, video, messages, feeds and any other material on the UEFA Platforms ("Content") are appropriate for your child. UEFA disclaims any liability in this respect.
6.1 The UEFA Platforms include: (i) Content provided by UEFA; and (ii) Content that may be posted by users of the UEFA Platforms ("User Submissions").
6.2 All Content provided by UEFA is owned by, or licensed to, UEFA. Content provided by UEFA is provided to you "AS IS" and may not be used, reproduced, distributed, transmitted, broadcast, displayed, sold, licensed or otherwise exploited for any other purposes than your personal access and viewing of the Content on the UEFA Platforms. For that sole and exclusive purpose, UEFA grants to you a limited, revocable, non-exclusive license to access and use the UEFA Platforms privately for non-commercial purposes, in accordance with these Terms & Conditions.
6.3 You retain the rights in any User Submission that you post to a UEFA Platform. You shall be solely responsible for a User Submission and the consequences of posting it. You represent that any User Submission you post: (i) shall not infringe any copyright (or any other intellectual property right), proprietary right or right of publicity or privacy of a third party or individual; (ii) shall not violate any law or regulation; (iii) shall not be defamatory or libellous; (iv) shall not be obscene or contain pornography; (v) shall not contain derogatory comments or hate speech specifically targeting any groups, individuals, religions, or nationalities; (vi) shall not contain unsettling or violent content; (vii) shall not include incomplete, false or inaccurate information; and (viii) shall not contain any viruses, or other malicious code or third party link intended to damage, detrimentally interfere with, or expropriate any system, data or personal information.
6.4 You understand and agree that UEFA only acts as a platform for such User Submissions and that it has no liability in respect of their display on the UEFA Platforms. UEFA cannot, nor does it undertake to, proactively control or moderate User Submissions.
6.5 You grant to UEFA a worldwide, non-exclusive, royalty-free, sub-licensable, transferable license to use, reproduce, distribute, prepare derivative works of, and display User Submissions (for so long as such User Submission exists) in connection with the delivery of the UEFA Platforms and UEFA’s wider promotional activity.
6.6 You understand and agree that UEFA has no obligation to accept any User Submission you post. UEFA may, in its sole discretion, edit, remove or delete any User Submission, as well as terminate your access to the UEFA Platforms without notice if, in its opinion, any User Submission you post breaches the provisions of Section 6.3 above.
6.7 Your business dealings with, or participation in promotions of, any advertisers or merchants found on or through the UEFA Platforms, including payment for and delivery of related goods or services, and any other terms, conditions, warranties or representations associated with such dealings, are solely between you and such advertiser or merchant. UEFA shall not be responsible or liable for any loss or damage of any kind incurred as the result of any such dealings or as the result of the presence of such advertisers or merchants on the UEFA Platforms.
6.8 The UEFA Platforms may contain links or feeds from or to other websites or resources. UEFA has no control over such sites and resources and is not responsible or liable for, any content available on such sites or resources.
6.9 In the event that you wish to establish a link to any UEFA Platform, you expressly agree: (i) not to include the UEFA Platform into the frame of another website; (ii) not to create any third party association with the UEFA Platform or UEFA itself; (iii) to properly attribute the UEFA Platform referred to in your link to UEFA; and (iv) to ensure that the link does not state nor imply that UEFA approves of, sponsors or endorses any other website activity, company, resource or entity carried out by you or a relevant third party, or presents UEFA and/or its activities in a false, misleading, defamatory or derogatory manner or otherwise damages UEFA’s reputation or takes advantage of it.
6.10 UEFA reserves the right to require you at any time to remove any link to the UEFA Platforms.
7 Access to UEFA Gaming Hub
7.1 When you enter and participate in a UEFA game ("Game"), your participation shall be governed by these Terms & Conditions, the rules of the relevant Game and any other materials relating to the Game published on the relevant UEFA Platform. Informative and explanatory material relating to the Game (including instructions for the competition and the scoring system) and the Rules form part of these Terms & Conditions
7.2 Every application to participate in the Game must be made by a natural person by entering certain personal information on the relevant registration/application form. Entry and participation shall be free. Please note that, unless otherwise stated in the rules of the Game, prizes will only be available to participants with legal residence/domicile in countries whose football national association is a member of UEFA. Participants with legal residence/domicile elsewhere may participate in the Game for their own enjoyment but will not be eligible for any prizes.
7.3 Only one application is allowed per participant.
7.4 Children under the age of thirteen (13) are not permitted to participate in a Game. Participants between thirteen (13) and eighteen (18) years of age (“Minors”) must seek parental permission before participating in the Game. UEFA will not knowingly allow children under the age of thirteen (13) or Minors without parental permission to register for a Game.
7.5 The computer record of the application will be considered as representing your formal application. Any application not adhering to the relevant format or incomplete applications will be deemed invalid. UEFA is not responsible (nor is it liable to you) for application information or results lost or delayed due to the computer or device you use to participate inthe Game and the relevant internet connection (including any interruption arising through traffic and use of the relevant UEFA Platform).
7.6 UEFA reserves the right to refuse the application name you use to enter the Game, which it considers in its sole discretion to be inappropriate or offensive. Unsuitable names will be deleted. Please bear this in mind when you choose the name for your application.
7.7 Acceptance of an application to the Game is at the sole discretion of UEFA. All accepted and registered participants will be notified by UEFA. Acceptance messages issued by UEFA to a participant that are either “undeliverable” or that remain undelivered will nullify the application and will result in the participation in the Game not being accepted. UEFA shall not be liable for acceptance messages which are “undeliverable” or remain for any reason undelivered.
7.8 The winner(s) shall be determined in accordance with the rules of the Game and will be notified by email by UEFA, or a third party acting on UEFA’s behalf. In the email to the winner, certain personal information may be requested by UEFA or its representatives (by example - name, surname, delivery address, email and phone number) for the sole purpose of facilitating the prize delivery. In the event that the winner does not provide the requested information or respond to any reminder prompt to provide (within the time period stated in such reminder), UEFA reserves the right to grant the prize to another participant.
7.9 No interest will be paid on any prize. Prizes may not be transferred without the prior written consent of UEFA. UEFA, at its sole discretion, reserves the right to substitute a prize of greater or equal value if any prize cannot be awarded as described due to unavailability. Prizes pictured in Game materials are for illustration purposes only. Actual prizes may vary from the pictured prize.
7.10 Each Participant can only win one (1) prize in the Game and only one (1) prize shall be awarded per household.
7.11 In the event a Minor wins a prize, the participation in the Game has to be confirmed and the prize has to be accepted by his/her parent or legal guardian and, if the prize is tickets to a match of a UEFA competition, the Minor has to be accompanied by a parent or legal guardian. UEFA has the right in its sole discretion to amend or not to allocate a prize won by a Minor.
7.12 To the extent permitted by applicable law, your application to a Game constitutes permission for UEFA and any third party authorised by UEFA to use the names and photographs of Participants at its sole discretion for publicity purposes. In particular, UEFA intends to publish the winner's name and, if available, a photo of the winner on the home page of the Game Website. By participating in the Game, each Participant explicitly agrees to publication of his/her name and, if available, a photo, on winning the Game, if this is required by UEFA.
7.13 The Game is not open to employees of UEFA (and/or any employee of affiliates or associated companies of UEFA), their relatives, or any employees of companies involved in the development or support of the Game.
7.14 UEFA may, at its sole discretion, suspend or disqualify a participant, or vary, amend or waive the Rules at any time, or cancel the Game at any time in the event of circumstances arising beyond UEFA’s control or which make it desirable to do so. The Participants agree that UEFA shall not be liable as a result thereof and that the exercise of such discretion shall not result in any liability from UEFA to you (the participant).
8 Trademarks and copyright information
8.1 The UEFA logo, together with the emblems and mascots of UEFA competitions, the UEFA event marks and product and service names are trademarks and copyright material of UEFA ("UEFA Marks").
8.2 Nothing in the UEFA Platforms is designed to grant any licence or right to use any UEFA Marks or Content to you other than expressly detailed in these Terms & Conditions.
8.3 UEFA respects the intellectual property rights of others. If you believe that any of your intellectual property rights have been infringed on the UEFA Platforms, please provide UEFA with the relevant information by completing this Contact Form.
9 Changes to UEFA Platforms
UEFA reserves the right at any time to modify or discontinue, temporarily or permanently, the UEFA Platforms, including any Content or User Submissions thereon with or without notice. UEFA shall not be held liable to you or to any third party for any such modification, suspension or discontinuance. Although UEFA will make reasonable efforts to keep the UEFA Platforms up to date, UEFA has no obligation to you to do so.
10.1 To the extent you register for a UEFA account, UEFA shall require the following Personal Information from you: (i) Name; (ii) Email address; (iii) Date of birth; (iv) Country of residence.
10.2 This Personal Information is collected to administer your account and provide you with access to the Restricted Areas of the UEFA Platforms.
10.3 UEFA may use information it collects in relation to your use of the UEFA Platforms to support and improve such UEFA Platforms (through user insights, reporting and profile building, in order to optimise the relevance of Content on such UEFA Platforms to you).
11.1 If you access and use our Platforms, you do so at your sole risk. The UEFA Platforms, and the UEFA Content is provided on an "as is" and "as available" basis. UEFA makes no representation that material on the UEFA Platforms is appropriate or available for use in any specific jurisdiction. You are responsible for your compliance with all local laws and regulations in the jurisdiction in which you access the UEFA Platforms. UEFA expressly disclaims all warranties of any kind, whether express or implied, including, without limitation, implied warranties or merchantability, fitness for a particular purpose and non-infringement.
11.2 UEFA makes no warranty or representation that: (i) the UEFA Platforms (including any UEFA Content) will meet your expectations; (ii) the UEFA Platforms or the UEFA Content will be uninterrupted, timely, secure, or error-free; and (iii) any errors in the Content will be corrected.
11.3 Commentary and any other materials posted on or within the UEFA Platforms (including the UEFA Content) are not intended to amount to advice on which reliance should be placed. No information, whether oral or written, obtained by you from UEFA, or through the UEFA Platforms (including the UEFA Content) shall create any warranty or other obligation not expressly stated in the Terms & Conditions and UEFA disclaims all liability and responsibility arising from any reliance placed upon such materials by you.
12 Your indemnity
You agree to indemnify and hold UEFA and its subsidiaries, affiliates, licensors, licensees, officers, agents, co-branders and other partners, and employees, harmless from any and all liabilities, losses, damages, claims, penalties, fines, costs and expenses, including without limitation reasonable legal fees, that may arise in connection with your failure to comply with any provision of the Terms & Conditions.
13 Limitation of liability
You expressly acknowledge and agree that UEFA shall not be liable, under any circumstances to you for any loss or damage of whatever nature suffered by you in connection with your access and use of any UEFA Platform (including UEFA Content and any Game). This limitation and exclusion of liability shall not extend to liability for death or personal injury resulting from UEFA’s negligence, or any other liability which is not permitted by applicable law.
UEFA may, in its sole discretion and without liability to you, with or without cause, in particular if you do not comply with these Terms & Conditions, with or without prior notice and at any time: (i) terminate your access (whether restricted or not) to the UEFA Platforms in whole or in part; and (ii) deactivate or delete any of your accounts and all related information and files in such accounts as well as your User Submissions.
If We amend these Terms & Conditions We shall place an updated version on each of the UEFA Platforms. Individual UEFA Platforms may also provide notices of changes to the Terms & Conditions or other matters by displaying notices or links to notices to you generally on or within the relevant UEFA Website or UEFA App.
16 General Provisions
16.1 These Terms & Conditions (including the specific terms applicable to certain services) constitute the entire agreement between you and UEFA in relation to their subject matter, superseding and extinguishing any prior agreements, arrangements, undertakings of any nature, between you and UEFA, whether oral or written in relation to such subject matter.
16.2 Any failure by UEFA to exercise or enforce any right or provision of the Terms & Conditions shall not constitute a waiver of such right or provision.
16.3 If any provision of the Terms & Conditions is found to be invalid, you acknowledge and agree that the other provisions of the Terms & Conditions shall remain in full force and effect.
16.4 You may not assign or transfer any of your rights or obligations, or subcontract the performance of any of your obligations, under these Terms & Conditions. UEFA may assign or transfer any right or obligation, or subcontract the performance of any of its obligations, under these Terms & Conditions to any third party at any time without notice to you.
16.5 These Terms & Conditions are drafted in English and may be translated in other languages. In the event of any discrepancy between the English and any translated text, the most recent English edition (indicated by the date at the bottom of this page) shall prevail and be used as the basis to solve any doubts of interpretation.
17 Applicable Law and Jurisdiction
The Terms & Conditions and the relationship between you and UEFA shall be governed by the substantive laws of Switzerland. All disputes in connection with these Terms & Conditions shall be submitted to the exclusive jurisdiction of the courts of Nyon, Switzerland.