PlayStation MČR: Information and tournament rules for qualifiers

Start: 12th / 14th October 17:00 (5pm – CEST, GMT +2)
Registration always closes at 14:00
Game: FIFA 19
Head admin: Acecko

Dates of online qualifiers:
Friday 12th October PlayStation MČR in FIFA 19 – 1st qualifier
Sunday 14th October PlayStation MČR in FIFA 19 – 2nd qualifier

How to participate at PLAYzone.cz:

  • Tournament requires to have filled Game ID (PSN account) in your profile, specified to PlayStation Continental Cup (not FIFA 19).
  • To register, click on "ZAREGISTROVAT HRÁČE" on the right side of the qualifier website then click on "Potvrdit" to confirm your participation.
  • Bracket and matches are shown in control panel under "PLAYOFF" or "VŠECHNY ZÁPASY" tabs with showing opponent's PSN Game ID.

Basic information:

  • Competitor must be registered at www.playzone.cz.
  • Tournament is played strictly on PlayStation 4.
  • Competitor must be a PS Plus member.
  • Competitor must be resident of Czechia, Slovakia or Hungary.
  • Game mode: FUT (FIFA Ultimate Team).
  • Format: BO3 Single Elimination, TOP8 advances to LAN finals.
  • LAN finals will be held in Brno at the Datart EXPO, Saturday 20th October.
  • Every player must be present in the Discord channel (https://discord.gg/nB3CzZy) 10 minutes before the tournament starts.

Match settings:

  • Teams: FUT
  • Half length: 6 minutes
  • Difficulty level: World Class
  • Controls: any
  • Game speed: normal
  • Restrictions: loan players, training consumables (contract, position change, healing, chemistry style, manager league, fitness consumables are allowed)

Mandatory settings:

  • HUD: player name & indicator
  • Player indicator: player name
  • Time/score display: on

Additional rules:

  • To be able to connect with an opponent, it is necessary to have enabled a public IP address with your internet provider. Internet test may be found in PS settings => network => test internet. If you have enabled public IP address, NAT type 1 or NAT type 2 will be shown. If something else is shown, you are not able to connect with an opponent. To fix that issue, you need to ask your internet provider.
  • Each player has 15 minutes to show up to a match. In case of no show for 30 minutes, player loses full best-of-three series.
  • If the game ends in a draw, you have to continue playing into extra time and penalty shootout until a winner is decided.
  • Both players are responsible to enter and confirm correct results at the www.playzone.cz.
  • Both players are required to take a screenshot at the end of the match, where the result and both player names are displayed.
  • If there was a disconnect with score 0:0, the game has to be restarted. If a goal was scored, there are two options: a) The players agree to play the remaining time and add additional goals. b) An admin decides about the final score.
  • It is forbidden to use any bugs or specific rules to player's advantage, punishment can be up to the default lose.
  • Tournament admin has the right to change any rule or decide to grant an exception in a specific, well-defined case. He also has the right to define new rule(s) during the tournament.
  • Winner of LAN finals must agree with PlayStation Continental Cup conditions for participation found on the ESL website.