Red Bulls Man of the Match Sweepstakes Official Rules

AT&T MAN OF THE MATCH SWEEPSTAKES

OFFICIAL RULES

NO PURCHASE NECESSARY TO ENTER OR WIN. A PURCHASE WILL NOT INCREASE YOUR CHANCES OF WINNING.

ELIGIBILITY: The AT&T Man of the Match Sweepstakes (the “Sweepstakes”) is open only to valid ticket holders of New York Red Bulls home games (each a “Game”) at Red Bull Arena in Harrison, New Jersey (the “Stadium”) during the applicable Drawing as described below, who are legal residents of New York, New Jersey and Connecticut who are at least eighteen (18) years old at the time of entry and live within a seventy-five (75) miles radius from the Stadium. Employees, officers and directors (including immediate family members (spouse, child, sibling, parent and their respective spouses, regardless of where they reside) and members of the same household, whether or not related) of Red Bull New York, Inc. (the “RBNY”), Red Bull Arena, Inc. (“Arena”), Major League Soccer, L.L.C. (“MLS”) and Soccer United Marketing, L.L.C. (“SUM” and collectively with RBNY, Arena and MLS, the “MLS Entities”) and each of their respective parents, affiliated companies, subsidiaries, licensees, distributors, dealers, retailers, printers and advertising and promotion agencies, and any and all other companies associated with the Sweepstakes are not eligible to participate or win a Prize. The Sweepstakes is subject to all applicable federal, state and local laws, rules and regulations. Void where prohibited or restricted by law, rule or regulation.

HOW TO ENTER: The Sweepstakes entry period begins at 12:01 A.M. Eastern Time (“EST”) on June 27, 2014, 2014 and ends at 11:59 P.M. EST on December 31, 2014 (the “Entry Period”) and shall consist of at least ten (10) individual Drawings dates but not more than thirteen (13) depending on the New York Red Bulls (herein, “Team”) inclusion in the 2014 MLS Playoffs as described below. During the Entry Period, there are two (2) different ways to enter as further described below: (i) via text message and (ii) via e-mail. No other method of entry will be accepted. Limit one (1) entry per person/phone number/e-mail address/household during each Drawing. However once selected as Winner, as defined below, Winner may not receive more than one (1) Prize as described below. Subsequent to being selected as a Winner, entrant may continue to participate in the Sweepstakes, but will not be eligible for a Prize. Multiple entries received from any person or phone number or household in excess of the stated limitation will be void.

Text Message Entry. During the Entry Period, eligible entrants attending a Game at the Stadium on the date of a Drawing may send a standard text message, between the seventy-fifth (75th) minute of the Game and the final closing whistle of the Game, consisting of his/her selection for the Man of the Match to short-code 86677 using a text message enabled mobile phone. The choices for Man of the Match shall be provided on the Stadium video board and/or public address announcement. Text messaging is not available in all areas of the Stadium. Standard messaging and data rates may apply to mobile text messages. Check with your mobile service provider for more information. Text messaging costs and fees applicable under each specific price plan will apply and will be the entrant's sole responsibility. Consult your mobile service provider for more information in this regard. By successfully submitting your entry via mobile text messaging, you will automatically receive one (1) entry into the applicable Drawing, subject to the limitations provided in these Official Rules. There will be a confirmatory bounce back text to read: “Thanks, we have received your response! Msg&data rates may apply.” Creative/Marketing materials will include the following language: “By texting to [86677], you acknowledge that you are the age of majority, and agree to receive one (1) text message in reply. Message and data rates may apply.”

E-mail Entry. During the Entry Period, eligible entrants attending a Game at the Stadium on the date of a Drawing, may send an e-mail, between the seventy-fifth (75th) minute of the Game and the final closing whistle of the Game, with the subject line “AT&T Man of the Match” and containing his/her selection for the Man of the Match in the body of the e-mail to ATTManoftheMatch@newyorkredbulls.com using a personal e-mail account. The choices for Man of the Match shall be provided on the Stadium video board and/or public address announcement. By successfully submitting your entry via e-mail, you will automatically receive one (1) entry into the applicable Drawing, subject to the limitations provided in these Official Rules. Standard data rates apply to e-mails if sent from a mobile phone. See your wireless provider for pricing plan details.

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RANDOM DRAWING: The potential winner(s) of the Sweepstakes (each a “Winner” and collectively, the “Winners”) will be selected by random drawing immediately following the conclusion of the applicable Game for a total of ten (10) Winners.

DRAWING

GAME DATE

OPPONENT

GAME TIME (EST)

       

Drawing #1

FRIDAY, JUNE 27

Toronto FC

8:00PM

Drawing #2

SATURDAY, JULY 12

Columbus Crew

7:00PM

Drawing #3

SATURDAY, JULY 19

San Jose Earthquakes

7:00PM

Drawing #4

SATURDAY, AUGUST 2

New England Revolution

7:00PM

Drawing #5

SATURDAY, AUGUST 23

Montreal Impact

7:00PM

Drawing #6

SATURDAY, SEPTEMBER 6

Sporting Kansas City

7:30PM

Drawing #7

WEDNESDAY, SEPTEMBER 10

D.C. United

8:00PM

Drawing #8

SATURDAY, SEPTEMBER 20

Seattle Sounders

7:30PM

Drawing #9

SATURDAY, OCTOBER 4

Houston Dynamo

6:00PM

Drawing #10

SATURDAY, OCTOBER 11

Toronto FC

7:00PM

Additionally, if the Team qualifies for the 2014 MLS Playoffs and hosts playoff Games, there may be additional Drawings. The Sweepstakes will not take place in connection with any playoff games not held at the Stadium and will not take place in connection with the MLS Cup. The dates, opponents, and times of the playoff Games, if any, will be determined at a later during the season and will be posted at newyorkredbulls.com/schedule.

Drawing

GAME DATE

OPPONENT

GAME TIME (ET)

       

Drawing #11

Playoff Knockout Game
Date: TBD

TBD

TBD

Drawing #12

Conference Semifinal

Date: TBD

TBD

TBD

Drawing #13

Conference Final

Date: TBD

TBD

TBD

       
       
       
       
       
       
       
       

Drawing No. 1 through Drawing No. 13 above will each be referred to herein as a “Drawing” or collectively as the “Drawings”. The decisions of RBNY are final and binding on all matters relating to this Sweepstakes. Odds of winning depend on the total number of eligible entries received for each applicable Drawing and may vary from Drawing to Drawing. There is a limit of one (1) Prize per person/phone number/e-mail/household.

PRIZES: One (1) Prize will be awarded following each Drawing for a maximum total of thirteen (13) Winners. Each Winner will receive (i) one (1) Team game jersey and (ii) two (2) tickets to a future Game (each a “Prize,” and collectively “Prizes”). The approximate retail value (“ARV”) of each Prize is One Hundred Sixty-Five Dollars ($165.00). Total ARV of all Prizes (including the Prizes associated with the potential playoff Games as described above) is Two Thousand One Hundred Forty-Five Dollars ($2,145.00). Transportation to/from Stadium is not included and is the sole responsibility of the Winner. The Winner is fully responsible for any and all applicable federal, state, and local taxes (including income and withholding taxes). All costs and expenses associated with Prize acceptance and use not specified herein as being provided, including but not limited to lodging accommodations, any transportation costs, luggage fees, meals, gratuities and other expenses incurred by accepting the Prize are the sole responsibility of the Winner. All Prize details are at RBNY’s sole discretion. Winner’s guestmust be of legal age of majority in their jurisdictions of residence, unless accompanied by his/her parent or legal guardian.

The Prize is awarded “AS IS.” Neither RBNY nor any of the other MLS Entities makes or offers any warranty or guarantee, either express or implied (including, without limitation, quality, merchantability and fitness for a particular purpose) in connection with this Sweepstakes or any prize. The Prize is non-transferable and non-assignable, with no cash redemptions or substitutions except at RBNY’s sole and absolute discretion. RBNY reserves the right to substitute a Prize (or portion thereof) with one of comparable or greater value, at its sole and absolute discretion. Game dates and times are determined in the sole discretion of MLS and/or RBNY, as applicable, and may be subject to change. Seat locations will be determined by RBNY. The terms and conditions of the tickets awarded as prizes will govern in the event a Game is not played due to weather, an act of God, an act of terrorism, civil disturbance or any other reason. Winner and his/her guest agree to comply with all applicable Stadium regulations in connection with the Prize. RBNY and the applicable MLS Entity reserve the right to remove or to deny entry to Winner and/or his/her guest who engage(s) in a non-sportsmanlike or disruptive manner, or with intent to annoy, abuse, threaten or harass any other person at the Game. Released Parties (as defined below) will not be responsible for acts of God, acts of terrorism, civil disturbances, work stoppage or any other natural disaster that may cause the cancellation or postponement of any Game.

NOTIFICATION: The potential Winner will be notified by reply e-mail or by telephone (in the sole discretion of RBNY and/or the applicable MLS Entity) by RBNY. In the event that any potential Winner does not respond to any such notification within two (2) days of issuance, a disqualification will result, Prize will be forfeited and, at RBNY’s sole discretion and time permitting, an alternate potential Winner may be chosen from among all remaining eligible entries. Each potential Winner may be required to submit his/her valid social security number and/or other identification to RBNY and will be required to execute, have notarized and return an Affidavit of Eligibility and Release of Liability and, unless prohibited by law, Release of Publicity, within five (5) days of date of issuance. A disqualification will result, Prize will be forfeited and, at RBNY’s sole discretion and time permitting, an alternate potential Winner may be randomly selected from among all remaining eligible entries if all required documents are not properly executed and returned within the specified period of time. Refusal or return of such documents as non-deliverable or potential Winner’s noncompliance with these Official Rules will also result in disqualification and prize forfeiture and, at RBNY’s sole discretion and time permitting, may cause an alternate potential Winner to be selected from among all remaining eligible entries.

WAIVER OF LIABILITY/PUBLICITY RELEASE: By participating in the Sweepstakes and submitting an entry, each entrant agrees to (i) be bound by these Official Rules, including all entry requirements, and (ii) waive any and all claims against RBNY, the other MLS Entities, and each of their respective parents, affiliated companies, subsidiaries, licensees, distributors, dealers, retailers, printers, representatives and advertising and promotion agencies, and any and all other companies associated with the Sweepstakes, and all of their respective officers, directors, employees, agents and representatives (collectively, “Released Parties”) for any injury, damage or loss that may occur, directly or indirectly, in whole or in part, from the participation in the Sweepstakes or from the receipt or use of any Prize. Each Winner, by acceptance of Prize, grants to RBNY, the other MLS Entities and each of their respective designees the right to publicize such Winner’s name, address (city and state of residence), photograph, voice and/or other likeness and prize information in any and all media now known or hereafter devised, throughout the world, in perpetuity, without additional compensation or consideration, notification or permission, unless prohibited by law.

GENERAL CONDITIONS: Released Parties are not responsible for late, incomplete, illegible, misdirected, lost, garbled, delayed, undelivered, inaccurate, postage-due or entries. Entries generated by a script, macro or other mechanical or automated means or by any means which subvert the entry process will be disqualified. Released Parties are not responsible for lost, interrupted or unavailable network, server, Internet Service Provider (ISP), website, or other connections, availability or accessibility or miscommunications or failed computer, satellite, telephone or cable transmissions, lines, or technical failure or jumbled, scrambled, delayed, or misdirected transmissions or computer hardware or software malfunctions, failures or difficulties, or other errors or difficulties of any kind whether human, mechanical, electronic, computer, network, typographical, printing or otherwise relating to or in connection with the Sweepstakes, including, without limitation, errors or difficulties which may occur in connection with the administration of the Sweepstakes, the processing of entries, the announcement of the Prize or in any Sweepstakes-related materials, or the cancellation or postponement of any Game. Released Parties are also not responsible for any incorrect or inaccurate information, whether caused by website users, tampering, hacking, or by any equipment or programming associated with or utilized in the Sweepstakes. Released Parties are not responsible for injury or damage to entrants’ or to any other person's computer and/or mobile phone related to or resulting from participating in this Sweepstakes or downloading materials from or use of the website.

Persons who tamper with or abuse any aspect of the Sweepstakes or website or attempt to undermine the legitimate operation of the Sweepstakes by cheating, deception or other unfair playing practices, or intend to annoy, abuse, threaten or harass any other entrant or RBNY’s representatives or who are in violation of these Official Rules, as solely determined by RBNY, will be disqualified and all associated entries will be void. Any attempt to deliberately damage the content or operation of this Sweepstakes is unlawful and subject to legal action by RBNY, the other MLS Entities and/or their respective agents. RBNY and the other MLS Entities shall have the sole right to disqualify any entrant for violation of these Official Rules or any applicable laws relating to the Sweepstakes, and to resolve all disputes in their sole discretion. Released Parties (i) make no warranty, guaranty or representation of any kind concerning any Prize, and (ii) disclaim any implied warranty. All disputes will be resolved under applicable U.S. laws in the County of New York, state of New York without giving effect to choice of law or conflicted law principles (whether of the state of New York, or any other jurisdiction), which would cause the application of the laws of any jurisdiction other than the state of New York. RBNY’s failure to enforce any terms of these Official Rules shall not constitute a waiver of that provision.

RBNY and the other MLS Entities, as applicable, reserve the right, in their sole discretion, to cancel or suspend the Sweepstakes for any reason, including should virus, bugs, unauthorized human intervention, or other causes corrupt the administration, security, fairness, integrity or proper operation of the Sweepstakes. In the event of cancellation, RBNY may elect to identify the Winners and award the Prizes from among all non-suspect, eligible entries received up to the time of such cancellation.

CAUTION: ANY ATTEMPT BY AN ENTRANT TO DELIBERATELY DAMAGE ANY WEBSITE OR UNDERMINE THE CONTENT OR LEGITIMATE OPERATION OF THIS SWEEPSTAKES IS A VIOLATION OF CRIMINAL AND CIVIL LAWS AND SHOULD SUCH AN ATTEMPT BE MADE, RBNY AND MLS WILL DISQUALIFY ANY SUCH ENTRANT AND RBNY AND THE OTHER MLS ENTITIES RESERVE THE RIGHT TO SEEK DAMAGES (INCLUDING ATTORNEYS’ FEES) AND OTHER REMEDIES FROM ANY SUCH ENTRANT TO THE FULLEST EXTENT PERMITTED BY LAW.

All entries must originate a valid phone number or e-mail address, as applicable. In case of multiple entries received from the same person or phone number, only the first entry received from such person, phone number or household will be considered. In the event of a dispute as to the identity or eligibility of a Winner based on a mobile phone number, the winning entry will be declared made by the “Authorized Account Holder” of the phone number at the time of the entry provided he/she is eligible according to these Official Rules. The "Authorized Account Holder" is defined as the natural person whose name the mobile phone number was issued to and to whom the services are billed. In the event a winning account selected is a joint account, a total of one (1) Prize will be awarded in the name of the first-named Authorized Account Holder. Proof to RBNY’s satisfaction of being the Authorized Account Holder may be required by RBNY.

RBNY reserves the right to modify these Official Rules for clarification purposes without materially affecting the terms and conditions of the Sweepstakes.

WINNERS’ LIST: For the list of Winners, mail a self-addressed stamped envelope to: Winners’ List AT&T Man of the Match Sweepstakes, 600 Cape May Street, Harrison, New Jersey 07029. All requests must be received by January 15, 2015.

SPONSOR: The sponsor of this Sweepstakes is Red Bull New York, Inc., 600 Cape May Street, Harrison, New Jersey 07029.