|The FIFA World Cup 2006 is the undoubtedly the biggest event of the New Year and a new promotion from Purple Lounge is giving four lucky players the chance to see the final in Berlin along with flights to Germany. The winner will be decided in an online poker tournament beginning in January.|
Tara, the ‘cyberface’ and spokesperson for Purple Lounge said of the new promotion, “Poker and football are two of the world’s most popular games, with titans of football such as Michael Owen being keen poker players (and) poker players themselves show great enthusiasm for the other beautiful game. The World Cup is therefore of great attraction to our players at Purple Lounge, and we thus sought to procure tickets to the world's hottest football event.’
The online poker tournament kicks off on January 1, 2006 and two tickets to the final will be won by the site’s player with the highest rake during the competition, with the other tickets to be awarded to the top affiliate who can secures the most real-money players between January 1st and April 30th.