Quick Rules

Players must read the tournament ruleset and global ruleset. Once a player has registered, they agree they have read and accepted the ruleset of the tournament.

The time of your matches are indicative, your match must start within 10minutes of the lobby generation/match start time. If neither player shows up, the match will be deleted and the next player in the bracket will be awarded the default win. If your opponent does not show up, please open a protest, if after 10 minutes the opponent doesn't respond, a default win will be awarded.

Tournament Details:

  • Mode: 1on1
  • Seeding: Random
  • Tournament System: Single Elimination Bracket
  • Check-in spots: 128 (First come, first served)


Match details:

  • Game mode: H2H 1on1
  • Match duration: 10 minutes (5 minutes per half)
  • Controls: Any
  • Game Speed: Normal
  • Squad Type: H2H
  • In case of draw: Extra time and penalties if needed


Only valid for the big final on January 16th
Place Price
medal_gold_3.png 1. Voetbalreis cheque t.w.v. € 250,-
medal_silver_3.png 2. Playstation kaart t.w.v. € 100,-
medal_bronze_3.png 3. 4x VIP-Ticket Almere City FC
medal_bronze_3.png 4-8 Almere City FC Shirt t.w.v. € 55,-
medal_bronze_3.png 9-16 Playstation kaart t.w.v. € 10,-


Looking for your opponents or need help?
During a tournament, you can contact us directly on our Discord server or open a support.


Match related issues must be handled via match protest. You can also use the ESL Play App to contact your opponent.


Is this your first time? Here are the important steps:

  • Follow the instructions on the right to sign up and check in
  • If check in is enabled, make sure to check in on time
  • Wait for your first match to show up on the right
  • Get in contact with your opponent and play the match
  • Enter the result and ask your opponent to confirm
  • Wait for your next match

Still need help? During the cup, use chat if it is available, otherwise please contact support or for match related issues, please open a protest.