Jun 13, 2013
Play at Manchester United's Old Trafford ground with Party Poker
By RTR Dennis
Playing online poker seems like about the last way to make it onto the field at Old Trafford. After all, Manchester United's stadium has been home to some of the greatest footballers in history such as Cristiano Ronaldo, David Beckham and Wayne Rooney. But Party Poker are holding a poker tournament at the legendary stadium and giving players an opportunity to win their way there.
From now until August 4th, 2013, Party are giving out $1,575 Old Trafford prize packages. These packages not only pay for each winner's trip to the Old Trafford, but they also give players an opportunity to hang out with Man Utd. legends. Here's a look at what each $1,575 prize package offers:
- $365 Old Trafford Main Event tournament buy-in
- Three nights’ hotel accommodation and hospitality
- $550 spending money
- $35 charity donation
In addition to all of this, winners will also enjoy a true footballer lifestyle, which includes a VIP stadium tour, official merchandise and a VIP Player Party. Those who'd like to win an Old Trafford prize package, or just a $365 seat for the Main Event poker tournament, can participate in the following satellites at Party Poker:
$1,575 Prize Package Satellite Structure
Daily Old Trafford Freeroll - Top 50 players move on to $0.50 Old Trafford Sub Qualifier Speed Rebuy.
$0.50 Daily Old Trafford Sub Qualifier Speed Rebuy - One $9.20 Old Trafford Satellite Qualifier ticket is awarded for every $9.20 in the prize pool.
$1 Daily Old Trafford Sub Qualifier Speed - One $9.20 Old Trafford Satellite Qualifier seat is given out for every $9.20 in the prize pool.
$9.20 Old Trafford Satellite Qualifier - Runs daily at 13:55 ET, one $85 Old Trafford Satellite ticket is awarded for every $85 in the prize pool.
$85 Old Trafford Satellite – Runs Sundays at 13:55 ET, one Old Trafford prize package is given out for every $1,575 in the prize pool.
Old Trafford Main Event Poker Tournament Satellite Structure
$0.50 Daily Old Trafford Qualifier Speed Rebuy - For every $11 in the prize pool, one $11 Old Trafford Rebuy Satellite seat is awarded.
$1 Daily Old Trafford Qualifier Speed - For every $11 in the prize pool, an $11 Old Trafford Rebuy Satellite ticket is given out.
$11 Old Trafford Rebuy Satellite – Takes place daily at 14:40 ET, one $400 Old Trafford seat package is awarded for every $400 in the prize pool.