Terms & conditions




Terms of website use

This document (‘the terms of use’) (together with any other documents referred to in the terms of use) sets out the basis on which you may make use of our website www.cafefootball.eu (our site), whether as a guest or a registered user. Use of our site includes accessing, browsing, or registering to use our site.


Please read these terms of use carefully before you start to use our site, as these will apply to your use of our site. We recommend that you print a copy of this for future reference.


By using our site, you confirm that you accept these terms of use and that you agree to comply with them.

If you do not agree to these terms of use, you must not use our site.


Other applicable terms

These terms of use refer to the following additional terms, which also apply to your use of our site:

Our Privacy Policy, which sets out the terms on which we process any personal data we collect from you, or that you provide to us. By using our site, you consent to such processing and you warrant that all data provided by you is accurate.

Our Acceptable Use Policy, which sets out the permitted uses and prohibited uses of our site. When using our site, you must comply with this Acceptable Use Policy.

Our Cookie Policy, which sets out information about the cookies on our site.


  • Information about us

www.cafefootball.eu is a site operated by the Centre for Access to Football in Europe ("we").  We are registered in England and Wales under company number 06953363, registered charity number 1131339 and have our registered office at c/o Bevan Kidwell LLP, 113 - 117 Farringdon Road, London,EC1R 3BX. 


Changes to these terms

We may revise these terms of use at any time by amending this page.

Please check this page from time to time to take notice of any changes we made, as they are binding on you.


Changes to our site

We may update our site from time to time, and may change the content at any time. However, please note that any of the content on our site may be out of date at any given time, and we are under no obligation to update it.


We do not guarantee that our site, or any content on it, will be free from errors or omissions.


Accessing our site

Our site is made available free of charge.  Access to some areas of the site may be restricted; in particular access to some areas of the site may be restricted to members who have been provided with password, login facilities or the like.


We do not guarantee that our site, or any content on it, will always be available or be uninterrupted. Access to our site is permitted on a temporary basis. We may suspend, withdraw, discontinue or change all or any part of our site without notice. We will not be liable to you if for any reason our site is unavailable at any time or for any period.


You are responsible for making all arrangements necessary for you to have access to our site. 


You are also responsible for ensuring that all persons who access our site through your internet connection are aware of these terms of use and other applicable terms and conditions, and that they comply with them. 


Your account and password

If you choose, or you are provided with, a user identification code, password or any other piece of information as part of our security procedures, you must treat such information as confidential. You must not disclose it to any third party.


We have the right to disable any user identification code or password, whether chosen by you or allocated by us, at any time, if in our reasonable opinion you have failed to comply with any of the provisions of these terms of use.


If you know or suspect that anyone other than you knows your user identification code or password, you must promptly notify us at info@cafefootball.eu.


Intellectual property rights

We are the owner or the licensee of all intellectual property rights in our site, and in the material published on it.  Those works are protected by copyright laws and treaties around the world.  All such rights are reserved.


You may print off one copy, and may download extracts, of any page(s) from our site for your personal use and you may draw the attention of others to content posted on our site. 


You must not modify the paper or digital copies of any materials you have printed off or downloaded in any way, and you must not use any illustrations, photographs, video or audio sequences or any graphics separately from any accompanying text.


Our status (and that of any identified contributors) as the authors of content on our site must always be acknowledged.


You must not use any part of the content on our site for commercial purposes without obtaining a licence to do so from us or our licensors.

If you print off, copy or download any part of our site in breach of these terms of use, your right to use our site will cease immediately and you must, at our option, return or destroy any copies of the materials you have made.


No reliance on information

The content on our site is provided for general information only. It is not intended to amount to advice on which you should rely. You must obtain professional or specialist advice before taking, or refraining from, any action.  You should not take or refrain from taking any action on the basis of the content on our site.  Each case depends on its own facts.


We are not a law firm, do not represent or advise clients in any matter and are not bound by the professional responsibilities and duties of a legal practitioner. Nothing in the site or in these terms of use shall be construed or relied on as advertising or soliciting to provide any legal services, creating any solicitor-client relationship or providing any legal representation, advice or opinion whatsoever on behalf of us or our writers, editors, members or directors.  This applies even if we publish information from law firms on the site and even if the contact details of law firms are provided on the site. Furthermore we shall not have any liability for any advice which any such law firm may give to you, if you retain them to act for you.


Although we make reasonable efforts to update the information on our site, we make no representations, warranties or guarantees, whether express or implied, that the content on our site is accurate, complete or up-to-date.


Limitation of our liability

Nothing in these terms of use excludes or limits our liability for death or personal injury arising from our negligence, or our fraud or fraudulent misrepresentation, or any other liability that cannot be excluded or limited by English law.


To the extent permitted by law, we exclude all conditions, warranties, representations or other terms which may apply to our site or any content on it, whether express or implied.


We will not be liable to any user for any loss or damage (direct or indirect), whether in contract, tort (including negligence), breach of statutory duty, or otherwise, even if foreseeable, arising under or in connection with:

  • use of, or inability to use, our site; or
  • use of or reliance on any content displayed on our site.

If you are a business user, please note that in particular, we will not be liable for:

  • loss of profits, sales, business, or revenue;
  • business interruption; 
  • loss of anticipated savings;
  • loss of business opportunity, goodwill or reputation.

If you are a consumer user, please note that we only provide our site for domestic and private use. You agree not to use our site for any commercial or business purposes, and we have no liability to you for any loss of profit, loss of business, business interruption, or loss of business opportunity.


We will not be liable for any loss or damage (including as referred to above) caused by a virus, distributed denial-of-service attack, or other technologically harmful material that may infect your computer equipment, computer programs, data or other proprietary material due to your use of our site or to your downloading of any content on it, or on any website linked to it.


We assume no responsibility for the content of websites linked on our site. Such links should not be interpreted as endorsement by us of those linked websites. We will not be liable for any loss or damage that may arise from your use of them.


Uploading content to our site

Whenever you make use of a feature that allows you to upload content to our site, or to make contact with other users of our site, you must comply with the content standards set out in our Acceptable Use Policy


You warrant that any such contribution does comply with those standards, and you will be liable to us and indemnify us for any breach of that warranty.  If you are a consumer user, this means you will be responsible for any loss or damage we suffer as a result of your breach of warranty.


Any content you upload to our site will be considered non-confidential and non-proprietary, and we have the right to use, copy, distribute and disclose to third parties any such content for any purpose.


We also have the right to disclose your identity to any third party who is claiming that any content posted or uploaded by you to our site constitutes a violation of their intellectual property rights, or of their right to privacy.


We will not be responsible, or liable to any third party, for the content or accuracy of any content posted by you or any other user of our site.


We have the right to remove any posting you make on our site if, in our opinion, your post does not comply with the content standards set out in our Acceptable Use Policy.


The views expressed by other users on our site do not represent our views or values.


You shall not store, distribute or transmit any material through the site (including by making a contribution (‘Contribution’) submitted to any forum, blog, wiki or article on the site ) (‘Forum’) that is unlawful, harmful, threatening, defamatory, obscene, harassing or racially or ethnically offensive; facilitates illegal activity; depicts sexually explicit images; or promotes unlawful violence, discrimination based on race, gender, colour, religious belief, sexual orientation, disability, or any other illegal activities.  By submitting a Contribution to the Forum, you agree to grant us a non-exclusive licence to use that Contribution.  You agree that we will have the right to freely use, edit, alter, reproduce, publish and/or distribute the material contained in your Contribution (such licence to be free of charge, irrevocable, perpetual and capable of sub-licence).  You must ensure that your Contribution does not infringe any copyright, design right or trademark of any other person and you warrant that you have the right to grant us the licence described in this paragraph.  If you wish to complain about any Contribution to a Forum, please email us at info@cafefootball.eu giving reasonable particulars about your complain



We do not guarantee that our site will be secure or free from bugs or viruses.


You are responsible for configuring your information technology, computer programmes and platform in order to access our site. You should use your own virus protection software.


You must not misuse our site by knowingly introducing viruses, trojans, worms, logic bombs or other material which is malicious or technologically harmful. You must not attempt to gain unauthorised access to our site, the server on which our site is stored or any server, computer or database connected to our site. You must not attack our site via a denial-of-service attack or a distributed denial-of service attack. By breaching this provision, you would commit a criminal offence under the Computer Misuse Act 1990. We will report any such breach to the relevant law enforcement authorities and we will co-operate with those authorities by disclosing your identity to them. In the event of such a breach, your right to use our site will cease immediately.


Linking to our site

You may not create any link to our home page, without our prior express written consent.


Our site must not be framed on any other site.


Third party links and resources in our site

Where our site contains links to other sites and resources provided by third parties, these links are provided for your information only. 

We have no control over the contents of nor any liability for those sites or resources.


Applicable law

If you are a consumer, please note that these terms of use, its subject matter and its formation, are governed by English law. You and we both agree to that the courts of England and Wales will have non-exclusive jurisdiction. However, if you are a resident of Northern Ireland you may also bring proceedings in Northern Ireland, and if you are resident of Scotland, you may also bring proceedings in Scotland.

If you are a business, these terms of use, its subject matter and its formation (and any non-contractual disputes or claims) are governed by English law. We both agree to the exclusive jurisdiction of the courts of England and Wales.


Contact us

To contact us, please email info@cafefootball.eu.


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