FRISCO (May 28, 2014) — FC Dallas has partnered with Sportsradio 1310 The Ticket to offer DFW soccer fans the chance to win $1 million in the FC Dallas Million Dollar Challenge for the upcoming World Cup, the club announced Wednesday.
Fans can visit FCDallas.com/bracket for details on how to enter. Filling out a bracket is as easy as selecting the two countries that will advance out of each group in seeded order, correctly picking the winners of each knockout round fixture and the total score from the final. If your bracket is perfect, you win.
Even if your bracket isn't perfect, fans are eligible to win prizes for the best overall brackets in the contest. Prizes include: two 2015 FC Dallas season tickets, one FC Dallas team-signed ball and one authentic 2014 FC Dallas home jersey presented by AdvoCare.
To be eligible, fans must submit a complete bracket by 1 p.m. CT on Thursday, June 12. Only one bracket per person will be accepted and contestants must live within a 75-mile radius of Toyota Stadium (9200 World Cup Way, Frisco, TX 75033). Click here for the complete contest rules.
Submitted brackets will be scored on the following criteria:
• Group Stage – Five points for each country that advances past the group stage.
• Round of 16 – 10 points for each correct prediction.
• Quarterfinals – 25 points for each correct prediction.
• Semifinals – 50 points for each correct prediction.
• Third place – 100 points for correctly predicting the winner of the 3rd-place match.
• Final – 100 points for correctly predicting the winner of the final.
About FC Dallas
A member of Major League Soccer since its inception in 1996, FC Dallas is owned and operated by Hunt Sports Group. The franchise was originally known as the Dallas Burn, changing to its current name prior to the 2005 season. The professional team plays from March to November at Toyota Stadium in Frisco. One of the first soccer-specific stadiums built in the United States, the venue plays host to Major League Soccer matches, concerts, international soccer matches and high school football. The 145-acre Toyota Soccer Center also includes 17 regulation-sized, tournament-grade soccer fields and is also home to the organization’s nationally-renowned youth development system. For more information about FC Dallas, call 469-365-0000 or visit fcdallas.com. For ticket information, call 1-888-323-4625 or visit fcdallas.c1ms.com.