1. Owner of the Domain www.alphafootballacademy.com
www.alphafootballacademy.com domain is owned by its parent company Sports Development for Training and Investment (Commercial Registration 1304163), Muscat, Sultanate of Oman.
2. Object and Scope of Application
The object of these conditions for the use of the www.alphafootballacademy.com website is to govern the free provision to the general public and AFA supporters in particular of access to sporting, institutional and social information, as well as information about the products and services offered by AFA.
The user is subject to policies and conditions as applicable at the time that they use this website, unless, by law or by the decision of the competent body, retroactive changes have to be made to said policies or conditions. In this regard, AFA reserves the right to make, at any time and with no need for advance notice, any modifications or updates to the information contained in the website, or to the configuration or presentation of the same, or to the conditions for access. Users are therefore advised to assiduously review the conditions determined by this legal notice.
The mere use and exploration of this website, as well as requests for information and, if appropriate, registering or contracting certain products and/or services (e.g. purchase of products, subscriptions etc.), supposes acceptance as a user, and without reserve of any nature, each and every one of these general conditions for access and use and, if relevant, registration and contracting.
3. Provision of the Service
AFA does not guarantee the inexistence of interruptions or errors in access to the website or its content, or that the same is free from viruses, or any other elements that could cause alterations to the user's computer systems. AFA shall do all that it can to correct errors and re-establish communications, as long as this is possible and that the repair work is not difficult to perform, as soon as it receives notice of said errors, disconnections or outdated content.
AFA shall not be held responsible for damages that may arise from interferences, omissions, interruptions, computer viruses, defects and/or disconnections in the operation or in the operative functions of this electronic system or the user's computer devices or equipment, for reasons beyond the control of AFA, that prevent or delay the provision of services or web browsing, or delays or blockages in the use caused by deficiencies or overloads of the internet or other electronic systems or similar, or the impossibility of providing service or allowing access for reasons not attributable to AFA, due to the user, third parties or force majeure.
4. Information Provided on the Website
If at any time there should be any error in the information contained in the website, this will be corrected immediately. Likewise, some of the website's content may, at times, be provisional information.
5. Intellectual and Industrial Property
The texts, images, logos, identity symbols, sounds, animations, videos, source codes and other contents included in the website are the property of the AFA, or in certain cases, it has the right to use and exploit such content, and in such a regard, these are works protected by applicable national and international legislation regarding the intellectual and industrial property as applicable at any time. Therefore, the total or partial exploitation of any of the content (text, "logo", images, designs etc.) that appear on the AFA website, as well as any copying, reproduction, adaptation, modification or transformation of the content of the website is strictly forbidden unless this is with prior approval from AFA, which, under all circumstances, must be express and written.
6. Hyperlinks and/or Links
Among its content, the AFA website includes links to other websites managed by third parties in order to facilitate the access by the user to associated information on the internet. However, AFA shall not be held responsible for the existence of links from third-party websites to other websites that are not associated with AFA. The links provided on the AFA website are provided to the user of the AFA website for informative purposes, but under no circumstances does this imply that AFA is a guarantor of, or a party offering, any services and/or information that might be offered by third parties via these links.
In relation to the aforesaid, AFA shall not be held responsible for any of the services and/or information that are provided on any website that links to its own website. AFA does not control or exercise any kind of supervision when a link is included on the www.alphafootballacademy.com website. However, the use of links to other websites does not suppose, in any way, any responsibility or appropriation of the content of the same, and it may not be understood that there is any form of supervision or appropriation of any changes or information regarding the same. AFA advises visitors to said other websites to read any legal conditions that are presented on the aforesaid websites.
The inclusion in websites that do not belong to AFA of hyperlinks for advertising, commercial or association purposes that allow access to the AFA website without its prior and express consent and/or authorisation is strictly prohibited. In whatever case, the existence of hyperlinks on websites that do not belong to AFA does not imply in any way the existence of commercial, trading or any other relation with the owner of the website that creates the hyperlink, or any acceptance by AFA of its contents, opinions or services.
7. Responsibility for the Content of Hyperlinks
AFA accepts no responsibility for any damages that may be caused due to:
Functioning, availability, accessibility or continuity of websites that its own website is linked to.
Maintenance of any information, content or services existing on websites that its own website is linked to.
The provision or transmission of information, contents or services existing on these websites.
The quality, legality or reliability of the content and services existing on websites that its own website is linked to.
Breach of the law, morality or good practices as a consequence of the disclosure, storage and provision of contents supplied by third parties.
Breach of intellectual or industrial copyright, rights to honour, rights to personal intimacy, family rights, personal image rights or rights regarding the communication of personal information by third parties.
Performing acts of unfair competition or illegal advertising.
These contents not being truthful, accurate or up-to-date.
8. Conditions for the use of the Website by Users
Access to the www.alphafootballacademy.com website is voluntary. In general, the user agrees to use the website, and the contents and services that it offers, in a diligent, correct and lawful manner, and to comply with the present general conditions, and any special notices or instructions for use contained in the same and the demands of good faith, exercising due diligence and abstaining from using the website in any way that could prevent, damage or deteriorate the normal operability of the same, or the rights and duties of AFA, its suppliers, other users and, in general, any third party. Minors may not access or use the website without the express consent of their parents or legal guardians.
Specifically, when using the www.alphafootballacademy.com website, the user agrees not to:
Reproduce in any way, not even in the form of a hyperlink, the AFA website or any of its contents, unless this is done with the express, written and granted permission of somebody from AFA with sufficient authority to do so.
Not to delete, elude or manipulate the copyright or other details identifying the rights of its owners included in the content, or the technical protection systems, or any other informative mechanism that could contain the content.
Alter, reprogram, modify, adapt or translate any of this website's source code. Any partial or total reproduction of the website's source code on any support and for any reason shall be considered to be an unauthorised copy.
Enter, store or disclose to or from the website, any information or material that might be defamatory, injurious, obscene, threatening, xenophobic, inciting of violence, discriminatory in terms of race, sex, ideology, religion or any other form, or that is an affront to morality, public order, fundamental rights, public liberty, honour, intimacy, the image of third parties or, in general, applicable legislation.
Enter, store or disclose to or from the website, any program, data, virus, code or any other electronic or physical device that is susceptible to causing damage to the website, or to any of the AFA's equipment, systems or networks, or to any other user, or to AFA's sponsors, collaborators, suppliers etc., or to, in general, any third party.
Perform actions for advertising or commercial purposes by means of this website, or use the content or information in the same to issue advertising, or to send messages for any commercial purpose, or to collect and store third party personal details.
Use false identities, or assume the identity of others when using the website or when using any of the services in the same, including use, if relevant, of third party passwords or access codes or similar.
Destroy, alter, use for one's own purposes, render unusable or damage AFA's electronic data, information, programs or documents, or that of its sponsors, collaborators, suppliers or third parties.
Enter, store or disclose via the website any content that breaches intellectual or industrial property law, or third party trade secrets, and in general, any content for which the user does not, by law, have the right to provide the same to third parties.
In compliance with applicable legal dispositions, users' IP addresses shall be stored for the legally determined period of time, in order to be able to detect compliance with applicable legislation by users. Should content be published or should comments be made that could be considered breaches or felony, the website's administrators may block, track, or delete any content or message in accordance with the aforesaid criteria.
Generally, the use of the website's services does not require prior registration or subscription by users. However, there are services, such as entry for competitions, draws and games, or subscriptions for newsletters etc. where it is necessary to register as a web user. This registration shall be conducted as expressly indicated in the service and the data provided will only be used for the purposes and under the guarantees as indicated in the legal notices contained in the registration forms or instructions.
For said purposes, the user must provide information that is their own, correct, truthful and licit as requested on the user registration form, and must keep this information up to date. The user shall be the only party held liable for any false or imprecise statements that are made. Therefore, AFA shall not be held responsible for the veracity or exactness of the data provided by users.
Moreover, if as a consequence of this registration, a user is given a specific user name, code and/or password, this user agrees to make diligent use of the same and to keep it secret, maintaining custody over the same, as they are considered to be of a personal and confidential nature, and the user agrees not to transfer the use of the same to third parties, neither temporarily nor permanently, and not to allow access by other persons. The user shall be responsible for the use of the services by any illegitimate third party of a password as the result of non-diligent use or loss of the same by the user.
AFA shall ensure at all times that the principles regulated by applicable legislation regarding the protection of data of a personal nature are upheld, only making it compulsory for data to be provided that is essential in order to offer the website's services and guaranteeing at all times the adequate measures to ensure security and integrity in accordance with the legal requirements for each type of file.
10. Exemption of AFA from Liability
In no case is AFA responsible for any of the types of circumstances listed hereafter, which serve as examples for illustrative purposes only, or for any damages that may be derived from the same, against which it cannot and is not obliged to provide a guarantee: a) possible security errors that may be produced as a result of using virus-infected computers; b) the use by third parties of elements belonging to the AFA that lead to confusion of identity; c) breach of industrial and intellectual copyright by third parties; d) in compliance by third parties that may affect the users of the AFA website; e) the website or any of its services not working properly for causes not imputable to AFA; f) consequences derived from a malfunctioning browser or the use of outdated versions of the same.
AFA shall not be held responsible for the breach by its users of the conditions in this legal notice, or for the use of the services and contents accessible via this website. Any damages that might be caused by a user adopting the personality of a third party in any communication made via this website shall be the responsibility of the person who did so, as AFA cannot control the authenticity of contents or information provided by users of the website.
In any case, if you have any doubts or queries about the treatment of personal data by ALPHA FOOTBALL ACADEMY you may contact us on our email: firstname.lastname@example.org
12. Queries, Suggestions, Complaints or Claims
For any suggestion, query, complaint or claim, users may contact AFA via any present or future communication channels as determined at any time, such as:
AFA declares that in order to improve and facilitate browsing, the www.alphafootballacademy.com website uses devices for implanting cookies and IP storage. This cookie is a file that is deposited in the user's system, and which is used to make it easier to browse the website (a cookie cannot contain a virus or be run because it is not an active file). This cookie can only be read by the club and by the user and can be deleted by accessing the browser options.
14. Applicable Legislation and Jurisdiction
Should any conflict or discrepancy arise with regard to the interpretation or application of these legal conditions, the courts or tribunals that, if required, shall handle the case shall be those stipulated by legally applicable legislation regarding matters of competent jurisdiction, with regard to end consumers, in the place of compliance with the obligation or the user's home address.
If the user should abide outside of Oman, or if the case consists of a transaction performed by a company, both parties shall be subjected to, and expressly renounce any other jurisdiction that could correspond to them, the courts and tribunals of Muscat (Oman).