We’re down to the final days of the Second Group Stage as participants across three competitions fight for a spot in the Knockout Stage of the FQ E-Series.
PS4 Juniors, PS4 Seniors and Xbox Juniors competitors will wrap up their Second Group Stage campaign this Sunday after Xbox Seniors completed their fixtures last weekend.
The top four players from each pool will progress to the Round of 32, kicking off next weekend.
All FQ E-Series participants should read below for an important update on Second Group Stage round deadlines.
Round 8 Results:
After eight rounds, players from around the state look set to qualify for the Round of 32 in the PS4 Juniors competition. Participants currently in the top four across the eight pools include representatives from regional Queensland clubs Bluebirds United FC, Wide Bay Buccaneers, Frenchville FC, MA Olympic, Across The Waves FC and Rockville Rovers, alongside opponents from around South East Queensland.
In the PS4 Seniors competition, Brisbane and Logan-based competitors are currently topping six of the eight pools after eight rounds of the Second Group Stage, with a host of players from other parts of the state rounding out the current top four places.
Participants representing Gold Coast-based clubs currently sit in the top four in five of the eight pools in the Xbox Juniors competition. Of these, three pools feature more than one Gold Coast player in the top four after eight rounds, while ladder leaders across Xbox Juniors pools include competitors from Saints Eagles Souths in Townsville, Coomera Colts, Brisbane City and Southside Eagles among others.
New Round Deadlines
FQ E-Series participants competing in PS4 Juniors and Seniors, and Xbox Juniors competitions must complete their Round 9, 10 and 11 Second Group Stage fixtures by this Sunday, 21 June.
The Result Form available on the Football Queensland website must be completed and submitted to Football Queensland before the fixture deadline as indicated on SportsTG.
If a Result Form is not submitted, is submitted after the deadline, or submitted without a clear photo, the result may be deemed a 0-0 draw or a forfeit for one or both teams (3-0 loss).
If a player does not complete a match for three consecutive scheduled fixtures or receives three disputes in a row for failing to reply to an opponent, they will be excluded from the tournament immediately.
More information on this is available in the FQ E-Series Competition Rules.