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Paddy Power Poker Legends of Football

Football and poker collide this Sunday at Paddy Power Poker in the Legends of Football tournament.

Paddy Power Poker hosts the Legends of Football event this Sunday at 8:00 p.m. BST and it’s definitely a tournament you need to add to this Sunday'a schedule. On the surface it looks like a typical €11 buy-in Progressive Knockout tournament, but simply scratching the surface reveals it’s more. Much more.

Firstly, the Irish gaming giant boosts the prize pool by adding €1,000 in cold, hard cash. If that wasn’t enough, Paddy Power throws 10x €100 special bounties on the heads of former football stars! Bust one of these soccer stars and you win a €100 cash prize! You’ve seen them on the TV, you cheered and jeered them on the pitch, now take them on at the poker table!

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Lock horns with the former West Ham United, Manchester United, Inter Milan, and England midfielder Paul Ince. Battle in the box with Teddy Sheringham, the scorer of more than 360 career goals.

Stop Arsenal’s “Romford Pele” Ray Parlour from jinxing his way into the money place, and outwit defenders Wes Brown, John O’Shea, and Michael Ball. You’ll even come across the legend that is Norman Whiteside, midfield maestros Charlie Adam and Darren Fletcher, plus former Republic of Ireland winger Stephen Hunt and Denmark’s Peter Lovernkrands.

Here’s the full list of bounty-laden footballers, and their aliases, for you to track down and send to the showers.

Football StarPaddy Power Poker Alias
Paul InceIncey1
Teddy SheringhamTeddyboy10
Ray ParlourRayParlour
Wes BrownWesBrown24
Stephen HuntStephenHunt
John O’SheaJohnOshea22
Charlie AdamCharlieAdam26
Michael BallMichaelBall3
Darren FletcherDfletch24
Norman WhitesideNormanWhiteside
Peter Lovenkrands 

Buy in for €11 and receive a generous helping of 10,000 chips. Blinds start at 10/20 and increase every seven-minutes. The structure allows for plenty of play and for the cream to rise to the top with antes not coming into play until the 10th level, 100/200/25a.

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All you need to play in the Legends of Football tournament is a Paddy Power Poker account and your wits about you. PokerNews can only help you with the first part.

Download Paddy Power via PokerNews, create your free account, and create your poker nickname. Play in £20 worth of multi-table tournaments, sit & go tournaments, or the exciting jackpot Sit & Go games known as Twisters and Paddy Power Poker will reward you with a £50 bonus over the next five days.

Log into your account each day while the welcome bonus is active and you’ll get your hands on the following package over the next five days:

  • Day 1: 5x £2 Twister tokens
  • Day 2: 5x £2 Twister tokens
  • Day 3: £10 Slots bonus with 20x wagering requirements
  • Day 4: 2x £5 Tournament tokens
  • Day 5: Entry to the special Sunday Tournament for new customers only where the prize pool increases by £10 for each entrant

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