Acceptance of terms and conditions
The following are the terms on which we offer you access to our site and services. The
footballer(s)direct.com site and services are owned and operated by Footballer Direct Limited
(registered in United Kingdom, company number 05000150), trading as footballer(s)direct.com. By
or not you register as a member of footballer(s)direct.com. If you wish to become a Member and
not use the Website or the Service.
Changes to the terms and conditions
These terms and conditions may be changed by us from time to time. Changes will be effective
immediately upon posting of the updated terms and conditions on this web site. You are
responsible for ensuring you are familiar with the latest terms and conditions. Continuing to use the
site represents your agreement to be bound by the terms and conditions as amended.
These terms and conditions (as amended from time to time) shall together with any other
document specifically referred to herein form the entire agreement between us.
We recommend that you keep a copy of these terms and conditions for your own reference.
● footballer(s)direct.com operates a website which provides a service enabling advertisers
such as football agents, clubs, scouts, managers place opportunity adverts.
● Advertisers may choose to place opportunity adverts, and applicants such as Players,
Teams, Scouts, Agents, Managers, Coaches, Physiom, Refs / Officials, Retired Players,
Directors / Owners within the football industry may choose to apply to such opportunities, at
which point footballer(s)direct.com will forward the applicant's details to the advertiser or
display further application instructions.
● Subscribers to membership of the website can choose to make their personal information
and photos public, contact and receive contact from other members of
● By making your profile public, you acknowledge that any internet user visiting
footballer(s)direct.com may view your profile, including photos and videos. Making your
profile public will also make your profile accessible from search engines such as Google.
● footballer(s)direct.com is not responsible for the content, and makes no warranty as to the
accuracy of the advertisements. Members should always use their own judgement in
deciding whether or not to apply for any of the opportunities advertised on this site. We
provide our service only for the purposes of providing opportunity listings with third party
advertisers. We shall not be liable under any circumstances for the actions of any advertiser
of any opportunity featured on this site.
● footballer(s)direct.com is not responsible for the content, and makes no warranty as to the
accuracy of Members’ personal information. Advertisers should always use their own
judgement in deciding whether to contact members. We shall not be liable under any
circumstances for the actions of any Member.
● Submitting an opportunity on footballer(s)direct.com is taken as consent to the use of your
name, website, email, logo and opportunity call in marketing and promotional activities
conducted by Footballer Direct Limited (registered in United Kingdom, company number
● footballer(s)direct.com services as described above are limited to providing advertisers with
information about applicants seeking work in the footballing business and to providing
information about advertisers to such applicants. This service is the only work finding
service provided by footballer(s)direct.com and footballer(s)direct.com is not connected to
the advertisers or applicants save in respect of these terms and conditions.
Paid and unpaid work
● Whether your posting is for paid or unpaid work, you warrant that your posting and
opportunity advertised are not in breach of any relevant law from time to time in force
including, but not limited to, the laws relating to the national minimum wage, employment
rights and equality/diversity. You agree that it is your responsibility to meet all legal
obligations towards those whom your posting is aimed at.
● footballer(s)direct.com reserves the right in its absolute discretion not to allow your
advertisement to be posted on footballer(s)direct.com or to remove your advertisement from
our site if, in its reasonable opinion, the advertisement is in breach of national minimum
wage legislation or any other legislation, including relating to employment rights and
You agree that, to the maximum extent permitted by law, any and all liability and responsibility of
footballer(s)direct.com to you or any other person under or in connection with these terms and
conditions, or in connection with the services, this web site, another member's acts or omissions,
or your use of or inability to use, the services or this web site is excluded regardless of whether
such liability arises in contract, tort (including negligence), equity, breach of statutory duty or
otherwise. footballer(s)direct.com's liability and responsibility is excluded in respect of any and all
loss or damage, whether direct or indirect, including, without limitation, loss of profits, loss of data,
loss of business or anticipated savings, general and special damages, and consequential and
You agree to release, indemnify and keep indemnified us from and against all actions, claims, costs
(including legal costs and expenses) losses, proceedings, damages, liabilities, or demands
suffered or incurred by us to any person arising out of or in connection with your use of our
Without limiting any other rights and remedies available to footballer(s)direct.com, we may limit
your activities on the web site, remove your advertisements, remove your profile and files, issue a
warning to you, suspend or terminate your membership, or refuse to provide our services to you if
you breach these terms and conditions or where footballer(s)direct.com considers it appropriate.
You may not use our services if:
● You have ever been convicted of a violent or sexually related criminal offence.
● You have previously been banned from using our services or are associated with someone
who is banned from using our services.
● You are directly or indirectly involved in the operation of a company that competes with our
Footballer Direct reserves the right to refuse or cancel any membership without
Responsibility for minors
Minors who access this site are required to be supervised by a parent or guardian.
Subscriptions; Charges on Your Billing Account
● footballer(s)direct.com does not make a charge to an advertiser in the event that it employs
an applicant and does not charge a fee or take commission from an applicant who has
secured work from the provision of the Service.
● General. The fees payable in respect of the Service shall be those fees as set out on the
website from time to time. We reserve the right to vary the fees in accordance with these
terms and conditions.
● footballer(s)direct.com bills you through an online account (your "Billing Account") for use of
the Service. footballer(s)direct.com does this through its local billing agent, (the “Billing
Agent”). You agree to pay footballer(s)direct.com (through its Billing Agent) all charges at the
prices then in effect for any use of the Service by you or other persons (including your
agents) using your Billing Account, and you authorise footballer(s)direct.com to charge your
chosen payment provider (your "Payment Method") for the Service. You agree to make
payment using that selected Payment Method. footballer(s)direct.com and its Billing Agent
reserve the right to correct any errors or mistakes that they make even if they have already
requested or received payment.
● Recurring Billing. Most subscription plans to the Service consist of an initial period, for which
there is a one time charge, followed by recurring period charges as agreed to by you. By
entering into this Agreement, you acknowledge that your subscription has an initial and
recurring payment feature and you accept responsibility for all recurring charges prior to
cancellation. footballer(s)direct.com (through its Billing Agent) may submit periodic charges
(e.g. monthly) without further authorisation from you, until you provide prior notice
(confirmed in writing upon request by footballer(s)direct.com) that you have terminated this
authorisation or wish to change your Payment Method. Such notice will not affect charges
submitted before footballer(s)direct.com reasonably could act. To terminate your
authorisation or change your Payment Method email email@example.com
● Current Information Required. You must provide current, complete and accurate information
for your Billing Account. You must promptly update all information to keep your Billing
Account current, complete and accurate (such as a change in billing address, credit card
number, or credit card expiration date), and you must promptly notify footballer(s)direct.com
if your Payment Method is cancelled (e.g. for loss or theft) or if you become aware of a
potential breach of security, such as the unauthorised disclosure or use of your user name
or password. Changes to such information can be made by emailing
firstname.lastname@example.org. If you fail to provide footballer(s)direct.com with any of the
foregoing information, you agree that footballer(s)direct.com (through its Billing Agent) may
continue charging you for any use of the service under your Billing Account unless you have
terminated your subscription for the service (confirmed by you in writing upon request by
● Payment Method. The terms of your payment will be based on your Payment Method and
may be determined by agreements between you and the financial institution, credit card
issuer or other provider of your chosen Payment Method (the "Payment Method Provider").
You authorise your Payment Method Provider to pay all charges owed by you to the Billing
Agent. If you become aware of fraudulent use of your card or it is lost or stolen, you must
notify the Payment Method Provider in accordance with its reporting rules. Where
footballer(s)direct.com (or its Billing Agent) are obliged as a merchant to refund monies, we
agree to refund any such monies, to enable us to meet our merchant obligations. If
footballer(s)direct.com (or its Billing Agent) does not receive payment from your Payment
Method Provider, or has to refund payment pursuant to its merchant obligations, you agree
to pay all amounts due on your Billing Account upon demand to the Billing Agent.
● Change in Amount Authorised. You agree that footballer(s)direct.com or its Billing Agent
may accumulate charges incurred and submit them as one or more aggregate charges
during or at the end of each billing cycle.
Your footballer(s)direct.com subscription will be automatically extended for
successive renewal periods of the same (or, at our discretion, shorter) duration as the
subscription term originally selected, at the thencurrent
To change or resign your subscription at any time, email email@example.com. If
you resign, you may use your subscription until the end of your thencurrent
term; your subscription will not be renewed after your thencurrent
term expires. However,
you won’t be eligible for a prorated refund of any portion of the subscription fee paid for the
● Reaffirmation of Authorisation. Your nontermination
or continued use of the Service
reaffirms that footballer(s)direct.com (through its Billing Agent) is authorised to charge your
Payment Method. footballer(s)direct.com (through its Billing Agent) may submit those
charges for payment and you will be responsible for such charges. This does not waive
footballer(s)direct.com's right to seek payment directly from you. Your charges may be
payable in advance, in arrears, per usage, or as otherwise described when you initially
subscribed to the Service.
● Billing Agent. The administration of payments and collection of those payments is
conducted by the Billing Agent on behalf of footballer(s)direct.com. You accept that the
Billing Agent collect the charges payable by you. The services provided by the Billing Agent
(to footballer(s)direct.com) are administrative and does not affect the contractual
relationship between you and footballer(s)direct.com.
‘Squad’ / ‘Team’ / ‘Full’
Footballer Direct ‘Squad’ / ‘Team’ / ‘Full’ subscribers are the top tier of membership on the
website and is only available to Full (paying) members of Footballer Direct.
We reserve the right to increase fees or introduce new prices or charges at any time.
You have the right to cancel your Full Membership with footballer(s)direct.com and claim a refund
within 7 days of your second (first reoccurring)
subscription payment to the Billing Agent, provided
you have not used any of the following features of the site within those 7 days of your second
1. Applied for any opportunities listed on footballer(s)direct.com and/or,
2. Received messages from footballer(s)direct.com members or made any contact with
footballer(s)direct.com members via the footballer(s)direct.com messaging system.
An administration fee is charged for processing refunds. Please allow 57
days for your refund to be
To cancel your Full Membership at any time, go to www.footballerdirect.com
Materials contained on this website are protected under copyright and other laws of United Kingdom
and under international conventions and similar laws abroad. You are not permitted to use or
reproduce or allow anyone to use or reproduce the name and logo of footballer(s)direct.com for any
reason without our express written permission.
Although we take reasonable steps to prevent the introduction of viruses or other destructive
materials to our website or online
service, we do not guarantee that the service or materials that
may be available from our website do not contain such destructive features. We shall not be liable
for any damages or liability attributable to such features. If you use any materials available through
this website, you do so solely at your own risk.
Access to our site may be interrupted, restricted or delayed from time to time. We will not be liable
for damages or costs in these circumstances.
You are responsible for ensuring that no material you post, or which is posted through a machine
on which you access footballer(s)direct.com, nor any activity or communication you make in
connection with any footballer(s)direct.com service, will be capable of
● Infringing the intellectual property, right to privacy, or other rights of any person or entity,
● Breaching any applicable law, whether criminal, tortious or otherwise,
● Being objectionable, within the meaning of the Films, Videos and Publications
Classifications Act 1993,
● Appearing to be offensive, threatening, harassing, obscene, pornographic, fetish, false,
unreliable or misleading, or,
● Being considered spam or unwanted advertising of products or services.
Applicable Law and Jurisdiction
The footballer(s)direct.com website is operated and controlled from United Kingdom. These terms
and conditions and any agreements with footballer(s)direct.com arising from our website are
governed by United Kingdom law. Any dispute arising in relation to these terms and conditions and
any agreement arising from our website will be heard in United Kingdom and resolved in
accordance with United Kingdom law.
Restriction – Further Terms and Conditions
As part of our website you can register on line and sign up to apply for the various opportunity
advertised. When you register to use the service, there are further terms and conditions that are set
All information provided to us must be complete and accurate information. If your information
changes you will be responsible for providing us with the updated information. We shall not be held
liable for any loss, damage or consequences as a result of inaccurate or incomplete information we
receive from you.
Password and Sign in Security
You are responsible for any use of our online
service with your password and protecting your
password from unauthorised use. You are also responsible for the security of any computer where
you choose to remain signed in to footballer(s)direct.com.
The Service may provide, or third parties may provide, links to other World Wide Web sites or
resources. Because footballer(s)direct.com has no control over such sites and resources, you
acknowledge and agree that footballer(s)direct.com is not responsible for the availability of such
external sites or resources, and does not endorse and is not responsible or liable for any Content,
advertising, products or other materials on or available from such sites or resources. You further
acknowledge and agree that footballer(s)direct.com shall not be responsible or liable, directly or
indirectly, for any damage or loss caused or alleged to be caused by or in connection with the use
of, or reliance upon, any such Content, goods or services available on or through any such site or
You agree that when you make your profile public or include your photo in the Player Directory that
footballer(s)direct.com will publish your personal information and photos, and allow other members
to contact you. You also agree that you will not use the contact system to send junk mail, spam,
offensive messages, or for any purposes other than those directly related to auditions or opportunity
calls. footballer(s)direct.com will be the sole judge of any breach of the conditions of use. Any
breach of these conditions can result in your membership being terminated and a permanent ban
from the site. No refund will be given if you have breached the conditions of use.
Sharing your content and information
Any information submitted by you through the site may be read and used by Footballer Direct and
utilised for marketing purposes indefinitely. Your Material may appear in google and other search
engines. Footballer Direct can reproduce, modify, edit, adapt, publish, translate, create derivative
works from, distribute, perform and display your information (in whole or part) worldwide and/or to
incorporate it in other works in any form, media, or technology now known or later developed. You
also warrant that any "moral rights" in your information have been waived.
Footballer Direct Limited (registered in United Kingdom, company number 05000150) collects
personal information about you through your use of the services and the web site, including your
registration details; and information relating to your use of the web site, the content you access, and
any messages you send. You agree that footballer(s)direct.com may use this personal information
to assist us to provide the services to you, for internal research purposes, to verify your identity, for
promoting and marketing other footballer(s)direct.com products and services to you, and for any
other use that you authorise. You agree that footballer(s)direct.com may use your images, profile
text and/or media files for the promotion of the website. You also agree when you choose to make
your profile public or include your photo in the Player Directory that footballer(s)direct.com will
publish your personal information and photos, and allow other members to contact you. You have
the ability to access and correct your personal information at any time.
We will not sell your personal information without your consent, however you agree that
footballer(s)direct.com may disclose your personal information, including your name and contact
details, to the relevant authorities, parties and/or the applicable intellectual property right holders (or