Player of the Round Terms & Conditions

  1. The prize consists of one winner who votes for the winning Checkatrade Trophy Player of the Round to win a pair of tickets to the Checkatrade Trophy final at Wembley on March 31st.
  2. Winners will be selected from complete, eligible and properly submitted entries before the end of the competition period on Monday 26th November at midday.
  3. The package does not include travel to or from the venue for the player presentation
  4. Competition open to all UK residents, over 18 years old, with the exception of employees of Checkatrade, the EFL or Hatch Communications, their immediate families, agents or anyone else associated with the administration.
  5. No cash alternative will be offered.
  6. In the event of unforeseen circumstances, the promoter reserves the right to offer an alternative prize of equal or greater value, including available match-day tickets
  7. The promoter’s decision is final and no correspondence will be entered into.
  8. All entrants must be willing to participate in publicity should they be a winner.
  9. We reserve the right at any time to cancel, modify or supersede the competition if, in our sole discretion, the competition is not capable of being conducted as specified in the competition rules.
  10. The prize is for TWO home team tickets and eligible supporters of that team only. Away team tickets and tickets for supporters of the away team are not available. Tickets are located in the home supporter stands.
  11. Tickets are subject to availability and cannot be transferred to a third party or sold for any financial amount. This is a clear breach of conditions.
  12. The prize is for the applicable Checkatrade Trophy match tickets only and does not include any other facilities of expenses whatsoever, such as (by way of example):
    • Travel to or from the clubs. All travel requirements should be arranged by the individual/s
    • Accommodation. All accommodation requirements should be arranged by the individual
    • Travel insurance
    • Tips, gratuities, room service, drinks or meals
    • Any other costs associated with the trip
  13. Clubs will be notified of the identity of ticket winners and their guest(s), and databases will be checked against any club banning orders as well as the national police database for those who may be subject to a court banning order. Any persons found subject to a club or court banning order are not eligible to enter this competition or claim the prize.  If a winner’s guest(s) is subject to a club banning order or court banning order then they are not eligible for the prize, and the winner will need to identify a different guest(s).
  14. The prize is non-exchangeable, non-transferable, and is not redeemable for cash or other prizes. Name changes are not permitted, unless expressly agreed in writing (at the sole discretion of the EFL and/or football club) on a case by case basis.
  15. Winners will be bound by any additional terms and rules of conduct set out by the relevant football club or event organiser (EFL) (including, amongst other things any terms of issue associated with tickets, applicable ground regulations and other policies applicable to visitors at the venue). The promoter, event organiser or stadium operators reserve the right to refuse entry and or require winners and/or their guest(s) to leave the venue should the winner or guest(s) not comply with these terms, rules or policies, any applicable law or regulation or other reasonable directions or the promoter, event organiser or stadium operators, or because of winners or guest(s) inappropriate behaviour.
  16. The winners will be expected to comply with any third- party terms and conditions that form part of the prize, including but not limited to conditions of the efl and the relevant football club along with the stadium ground regulations. EFL ground regulations can be found here:
  18. If a winner has any special accessibility requirements, the winner will need to make the promoter aware of this as soon as the winner has won a pair of tickets.  In some instances, notice of accessible seating may only be available at short notice. If wheelchair spaces are available, these will be offered on a first-come first -served basis.
  19. This is not a promotion of the EFL, any clubs or their respective group companies nor is there any liability or contractual obligation owed to prize winners by the EFL, clubs or respective group companies relating to the operation of this promotion (save only in relation to any applicable conditions of issue for tickets and/or stadium regulations).
  20. By submitting your personal information when entering the prize draw, you agree the promoter may disclose that information to the event organiser (EFL) and the relevant football club(s) playing in the match to which the prize relate for the purpose of verifying your eligibility for any prize and or administering delivery of the prize.
  21. Any personal data relating to entrants will be used solely for the purposes of this promotion by the promoter, EFL, clubs playing in the match to which the prize relate and/or by any agent of the promoter or EFL appointed to assist with running the promotion or administering the prize. Further information about the EFL’s use of personal data generally can be found in the EFL privacy notice at Personal data will not be disclosed to any other third-party for any other purpose without the individual’s prior consent. Use of personal data received in the course of the promotion will be in accordance with the data protection laws applicable in England & Wales (currently GDPR and the data protection act 2018).
  22. Contest promoter is Checkatrade, 5 – 6 Sherrington Mews, Ellis Square, Selsey, West Sussex, PO20 0FJ. The EFL is not the promoter of this contest.