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    TERMS AND CONDITIONS

    OF THE FIFA INTERACTIVE WORLD CUP 2017

    LOCAL LIVE QUALIFIER TOURNAMENT : FIFA WORLD FOOTBALL

    MUSEUM EDITION

    The FIFA Interactive World Cup 2017 (FIWC17) is an event organised under the auspices of the

    Fdration Internationale de Football Association (FIFA) (FIFA) FIFA-Strasse 20 P.O. Box 8044 Zurich

    Switzerland.

    These terms and conditions govern participation in the local live qualifier tournament: (the Local Live

    Qualifier Tournament) FIFA World Football Museum edition (the FWFM Local Live Qualifier

    Tournament), to the FIWC17 Regional Qualifiers (as defined below) of the FIWC17 (the Terms and

    Conditions). By entering the FWFM Local Live Qualifier Tournament, all applicants and players accept

    and agree to abide by these Terms and Conditions. References to FIFA in the Terms and Conditions, shall

    include references to the FIFA World Football Museum, which is a group affiliate of FIFA, and which

    coordinates the FWFM Local Live Qualifier Tournament.

    Headings are for interpretation only and do not affect the interpretation of these Terms and Conditions.

    A) Participation in the FIWC17 and the FIWC17 structure

    The FIWC17 is a video game tournament where competitors (all applicants and competitors in the FIWC17

    (including in any qualifying tournaments, such as the FWFM Local Live Qualifier Tournament) are

    hereafter referred to as Players) will play against each other using the EA SPORTS FIFA 17 electronic

    football game (FIFA 17) in FUT champions mode, and a supported platform (being the top 2 latest-

    generation videogame systems as specified by FIFA, both referred to as (Supported Platforms)), in a

    skill-based competition.

    1.1 Participation

    Members of the public may participate in the FIWC17 in the following ways (in each case FIFA reserves

    the right to alter the format of and requirements for participation in the FIWC17):

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    1.1.1 FIWC REGIONAL QUALIFIERS

    FIFA may run a number of live preliminary tournaments (each known as a FIWC Regional Qualifier),

    which may be held at various locations around the world. There may be a FIWC Regional Qualifier in each

    of the following regions: (i) Europe; (ii) Americas (including North America, Central America, the

    Caribbean and South America); and (iii) the Rest of the World (including Africa, Asia and Oceania).

    Further details regarding the FIWC Regional Qualifiers are set out in a separate set of terms and

    conditions concerning the FIWC Regional Qualifers. FIFA shall inform Players about the details regarding

    online qualification to the FIWC Regional Qualifiers (if any) by way of the official FIWC17 pages on the

    FIFA website: www.FIFA.com/FIWC, via messaging from Electronic Arts Inc. (EA), or via other media.

    All details and rules for each FIWC Regional Qualifier will also be available on site at those events.

    A further method of qualifying (other than through online qualification) to the FIWC Regional Qualifiers

    is by way of various Local Live Qualifier Tournaments (as communicated by FIFA from time to time by

    way of the official FIWC17 pages on the FIFA website: www.FIFA.com/FIWC, by way of FIFA World

    Football Museum website: www.FIFAmuseum.com, via messaging from Electronic Arts Inc. (EA), or

    via other media), the terms and conditions governing such Local Live Qualifier Tournaments are further

    set out in this document, specifically in respect of the FWFM Local Live Qualifier Tournament.

    1.1.2 EA SPORTS FIFA17 Ultimate Team Championship Series Qualifiers (EASUTC Qualifiers)

    The terms and conditions regulating the EASUTC Qualifiers shall be provided by EA Sports to the

    relevant Players participating in those tournaments and shall not be governed by these Terms and

    Conditions.

    1.1.2 FICWC17

    Clubs who have an eSport player representing them are invited to send one PlayStation and Xbox

    representative to the FIFA Interactive Club World Cup 2017 (FICWC17). Two qualification places for the

    FIWC17 grand final tournament (the FIWC17 Grand Final) are available through this (one for each

    platform) tournament. The Players compete until there is a champion on each platform and these two

    Players shall qualify for the FIWC17 Grand Final.

    1.2 The FWFM Local Live Qualifier Tournament

    1.2.1 The FWFM Local Live Qualifier Tournament is a Local Qualifier Tournament to the FIWC Regional

    Qualifier (Europe region), where competitors play against each other using the FIFA 17 game in FUT

    champions mode, in a skills based competition. The overall winner of the FWFM Local Live Qualifier

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    Tournament will qualify directly to the FIWC Regional Qualifer (Europe region).

    1.2.2 The FWFM Local Live Qualifier Tournament will consist of eight rounds, which will take place

    approximately once a month (exact dates of which shall be communicated by way of the official FIWC17

    pages on the FIFA website, www.FIFA.com/FIWC, by way of FIFA World Football Museum website:

    www.FIFAmuseum.com, via local media, via messaging from EA, or via other media) until the final of the

    FWFM Local Live Qualifier Tournament (the FWFM Final), which will take place in summer 2017 (the

    exact date of which shall be communicated by way of the official FIWC17 pages on the FIFA website,

    www.FIFA.com/FIWC, by way of FIFA World Football Museum website: www.FIFAmuseum.com, via local

    media, via messaging from EA, or via other media). The eight rounds will be played in group stage

    mode. The overall winner of each of the eight rounds will qualify to participate in the FWFM Final, where

    the eight finalists shall compete in order to become the overall winner of the FWFM Local Live Qualifier

    Tournament and guarantee themselves a place to compete in the FIWC Regional Qualifier (Europe

    region).

    1.2.3 Players may register to participate in the FWFM Local Live Qualifier Tournament via the following

    URL: http://www.fifamuseum.com/event-registration/fifa-17 . Players must be natural persons and only

    one application will be accepted per Player per round of the FWFM Local Live Qualifier Tournament.

    Player registrations will be accepted on a first-come, first-served basis. Players will receive a

    confirmation email if they are successfully registered. The number of Players per round shall be limited to

    32. Players may only register for the FWFM Local Live Qualifier Tournament if they are aged 16 or over at

    the time of participating in the relevant round. Players who are successfully registered to compete at a

    round of the FWFM Local Live Qualifier Tournament will be required to show proof of their age before

    partipating in such event. Players who do not succeed in coming top of their relevant round to enable

    them to qualify for the FWFM Final, may reapply to play in another round of the FWFM Local Live Qualifier

    Tournament (such re-application shall be considered on a first-come, first-served basis as previously).

    For the avoidance of doubt, a Player who has succeeded in coming top of their relevant round, may not

    re-apply to play in another round of the FWFM Local Live Qualifier Tournament.

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    1.2.4 A diagram representing the set up of the FWFM Local Live Qualifier Tournament is set out below:

    1.2.5 The FWFM Local Live Qualifier Tournament will take place at Sportsbar 1904, located at the FIFA

    World Football Museum in Zurich, Switzerland, or such other location as FIFA may nominate from time

    to time.

    1.2.6 FIFA and/or FIFA World Football Museum reserves the right to provide a substitute in the event that

    the winner of one or more of the eight rounds are unable to take part in the FWFM Final.

    1.2.7 Without prejudice to FIFAs general right to alter the format of the FIWC17 (including the FWFM

    Local Live Qualifier Tournament), each Player participating in the FWFM Local Live Qualifier Tournament

    shall be required to select a first and a second national team (in order of preference), which he/she is to

    use in the FWFM Local Live Qualifier Tournament and must inform the FIFA World Football Museum of

    their choices during the registration process (as detailed in paragraph 1.2.3). The same national team

    cannot be used by both Players in any given match during the FWFM Local Live Qualifier rounds or during

    the FWFM Final (as applicable). All Players will have to play with the first of their two selected national

    team. In the event of a clash of chosen national teams in any given match, the Player who registered first

    to participate in a given round of the FWFM Local Live Qualifier Tournament, or the Player who qualified

    first for the FWFM Final (as applicable), as determined by the FIFA World Football Museum, will have the

    right to play with his/her selected first national team. FIFA World Football Museum shall confirm to

    Players by e-mail, following the rule above, the national team they have been designated to play with

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    during a given round of the FWFM Local Live Qualifier or the FWFM Final (in the event of a clash of

    national team choice between Players).

    1.2.8 If the winner of the FWFM Final is a Minor (as defined in clause 4.5 below), he or she must be

    accompanied by at least one adult (parent or legal guardian) of 18 years of age or older, to attend the

    FIWC Regional Qualifer (Europe region). FIFA and/or the FIFA World Football Museu