Bidding for Football Aid 2016 has just kicked off, meaning you've now got the opportunity to Bid to Play for Your Team in 2016!
There's never been a better time to get involved as well as this season promises to be an extra special one for our team, as we’re celebrating 15 years providing fans with the unrivalled opportunity to Live the Dream on the hallowed turf and we’ve even unveiled a brand new anniversary logo to mark this magic milestone!
BID TO PLAY FOR YOUR TEAM!
Bidding starts from just £85* (in selected matches) and as a winning Bidder you'll earn the right to pull on your very own exclusive personalised replica shirt in the official changing rooms, experience the thrill of walking down the tunnel to the sound of a cheering crowd and step out onto the hallowed turf proudly sporting your official playing kit and represent your team in a never to be forgotten 90 minutes of football!
If you choose to Bid for a position you'll be able to make use of the following Auction Features:
MAXIMUM BID – If your original 'Standard Bid' is beaten our Proxy bidding system automatically bids up to your Maximum bid amount without you having to re-bid online.
BUY NOW – Selected positions are available to Buy Now, allowing you the option to end an auction early.
DETAILED BID MONITORING – Use the 'My Bids' page to see all your personal bidding history, or visit the Event page and choose the 'Data View' to see live bid information.
You can see full details of how the Auction Bidding works in our Buying Guide. Positions close at regular intervals throughout the 7 week bidding period, with the first positions closing on Tue 9th Feb and the last positions closing on Wed 9th March.
So don't delay, visit the Book & Play page today and Bid for the chance to Live the Dream in 2016!
EVENTS AND MATCHES AVAILABLE
We've got 21 x club games and 2 x Internationals available, so there are plenty of positions to bid for! Just click on your chosen club from the following list to Bid Now: Arsenal, Everton, Leicester City, Manchester City, Manchester United, Newcastle Utd, Norwich City, West Ham United, Birmingham City, Blackburn Rovers, Bolton Wanderers, Chesterfield, Derby County, Middlesbrough, Nottingham Forest, QPR, Sheffield United, Wolves, Celtic, Heart of Midlothian, Rangers, Sporting Clube de Portugal and our England vs Italy International at Goodison Park and our Wales vs England International at The Principality (Millennium) Stadium. Note: We're working hard to sign up more clubs this season, so keep an eye on our news pages and Social Media channels for updates in the coming weeks.
CHARITIES BENEFIT AS WELL!
Remember you'll also be raising valuable funds for charity at the same time, with the proceeds from all our events continuing to benefit the work of charitable projects nominated by our partner clubs, as well as projects nominated by Football Aid’s parent charity Field of Dreams. Since our debut season in 2001, 16,285 football fans have taken part in 614 games all over the UK, Italy and Portugal, raising an incredible £2.2M for charity, and we hope to go on changing lives for the better and helping those in need for many more years to come.
If you'd like any additional information about our Auction Bidding, or would like to ask a question about any of our games please call us on 0131 220 5999 or e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org.
Thanks in advance if you do choose to support us in this special season.
The Football Aid Team
* An admin fee of £10 will be added to the Bidding or Buy Now price of all positions to cover shirt printing. This fee is compulsory and will be added to the total amount due before you make payment online.