Digicel football fans win big with online Fantasy game
Smartphone users with a flair for football now stand a chance to win amazing cash prizes every week, simply by playing the reality-based 'Football Fantasy' game on their devices.
In Football Fantasy, users select their own team of actual football players in order to accumulate fantasy points when they perform well on the field. Each week, the user whose team scores the most points will win the first prize of $8,000; second place will walk away with $6,000.
"We're very excited to be making the world's most popular sport available in a fun way to Digicel subscribers; giving them the opportunity to win great cash prizes along with the thrill of making up their own football dream teams," remarked Patrick King, director of customer solutions, Digicel.
Along the way, users will have fun creating virtual teams and tournaments that include their preferred star players and coaches from the real international football leagues. Just like the popular football leagues worldwide, participants can also view their teams' point standings.
With a new challenge each week, users can make player changes in order to rebuild their teams and renew their chances to win every week.
Football Fantasy runs on a weekly basis and the subscription cost is J$125.
To activate, users should text FOOTBALL to 444-2460 in order to receive a confirmation SMS with the website link http://footballfantasy.digicelgroup.com for the Football Fantasy service.