This review and user guide will give all the essential information about Mondogoal in the UK DFS market. Mondogoal football contests offer more variety in the selection of your line-up than DraftKings UK in that you also get to select the formation you want to play, however there are fewer types of contest to play.
This review will also guide you through the sign up process and also help you explore the lobby which is very different to the DraftKings UK interface. You can also check out how scoring differs from other Daily Fantasy Sports sites in our Mondo goal scoring guide here.
Mondogoal essential Information
Overview: Mondogoal launched just prior to the World Cup in 2014 as the World’s First Global Daily Fantasy Sports Platform, offering customers from across the world the chance to play Fantasy Football in a Daily format for real money. Mondogoal have established official partnerships with many top football clubs across Europe and fans of Barcelona, Real Madrid, Chelsea, Tottenham, and Roma can all play at their own club branded sites.
Mondogoal only offers contests based on Football but there are always new contests starting regularly as Mondogoal contests are based not only on the English Premier League but also Major League Soccer in the USA, The Mexican Liga, the Russian Premier League, and the Chinese Super League.
Welcome Bonus Offer: 200% up to £500 deposit bonus
Conversion: All contests use £ as the base currency ensuring UK Fantasy Football players don’t have their deposits converted into an alternative currency.
Licensing: Fully licensed and regulated by the UK Gambling Commission – Remote License 000-039117-R-319354-001
Sports Offered by Mondogoal:
Football (EPL, MLS, ML, RPL, CSL)
Signing up a Mondogoal Account
You must be over the age of 18 years old and reside in the United States of America, Canada, the United Kingdom, Ireland, Brazil, or the Isle of Man to sign up and play. UK users can register by clicking on the ‘Sign Up’ text in the top right hand corner of the website. The site do not currently have a native application but do have a mobile friendly website and sign up process so just visit www.mondogoal.com on your mobile or tablet if you wish to sign up via these devices.
Depositing using the Mondogoal Cashier
Mondogoal accept deposits from UK credit cards and also from the E-Wallet Skrill. They do not currently accept deposits from Paypal however we will update this page if this changes.
Withdrawing using the Mondogoal Cashier
It is certainly easier to find the deposit option on Mondo goal than the withdraw funds option however once you have navigated to withdraw funds a couple of times the process is simple. To withdraw simply click on the ‘Account’ section in the top navigation bar, and then the large ‘Withdraw funds’ button in the bottom left of the mini portal. You can select the amount to withdraw and this will be sent back to the initial payment method used.
The Mondogoal lobby
The Mondogoal lobby is easier to navigate than the Draft Kings UK lobby as only Football games are offered. To access the lobby, you have to click on the ‘Contests’ tab in the top navigation bar. Players can use filters to select certain leagues they only want to play contests in, or to filter out the stakes they want to play. From the lobby players can access further information of the contest they are considering joining or directly enter a contest. To view more contest information a player would click on a contest name as highlighted in the lobby image below.
After clicking on the Contest name, a popup will appear which gives players further information about the contest in question including General game information, the matches that the contest is based on, the prizes that will be awarded, and a list of current entrants.
Entering a Mondogoal contest
Step 1: Find the contest that you want to enter.
In the example below we will be entering into a £10 contest based on the English Premier League (as displayed by the English Flag on the left of the contest description. In the image below you will see where you need to click to enter a contest in the circled section to the right of the contest list.
Step 2: Select your Mondogoal Formation and Line-up
After clicking through to your chosen contest you then have to pick your formation and your line-up. In the Mondogoal football game you have a £100 million budget to pick 11 players. You can check out full details of the Mondogoal football rules and scoring here.
The site also provides useful filters to allow you search for players by Name, Team, Position or Budget. You can also sort players by Salary, or any of the statistics displayed when creating your line-up.
You can then add players to your line up by clicking on the green ‘+’ sign next to their name on the right hand side. Players selected for your team will then move into the ‘line-up’ team displayed above the selection section. To remove a player from your line-up you can simply hover over their name on the team pitch and then click on the ‘X’ button that will appear by the player’s name.
Once you have completed your line-up and are happy to enter it into the selected contest, click the ‘Enter’ button. If you change your mind then there is no need to panic as you can change your line-up up until the first game kicks off.
Step 3: Changing your Mondogoal line-up
The easiest way to edit your team line-up is via the ‘My Entries’ button in the top navigation bar which will allow you to review all your contest entries and edit your line-up for contests that are upcoming. It is also possible to view all ‘Running’ contests (contests that are current live) and complete contests from the same section
Mondogoal Account portal
When logged into the client you will also be able to access the ‘Account’ portal by clicking on the account button in the top horizontal navigation bar. The image below shows the ‘Account’ portal and is worth exploring if you choose to play at Mondogoal. Accessing the portal will allow you to manage:
- Review Transaction History
- Deposit Funds
- Withdraw Funds
- Edit your personal profile
- Manage your password
- Set account limits to ensure responsible gambling including deposit limits and self-exclusion
- Customize the client so it is branded in the football colours and logo of one of Mondogoal’s official partners.