2006 FIFA World Cup Germany™

2006 FIFA World Cup Germany™

9 June - 9 July

2006 FIFA World Cup™

Take your Fantasy team to Germany!

Now you can step into the manager's hot seat for a whole month by playing McDonald's®/FIFA World Cup™ Fantasy – a free game that allows you to build your own fantasy team, make tactical decisions and transfers, and compete against the teams selected by your friends, family, work mates or a host of top celebrities.

Register your team for McDonald's®/FIFA World Cup™ Fantasy now

Squads announced

By Monday night, all 32 coaches had revealed their 23-man squad lists for Germany which mean that there will be a total of 736 players, now confirmed, for you to select your own Official Fantasy roster of 23 stars. If you are unsure about who to pick, FIFAworldcup.com will give you a helping hand with a daily look at each competing nation and which players could win you points on the pitch in June.

You will also be kept right up to date with the latest squad news and a host of tactical tips and advice. Or you can brush up on all the hard facts on each player at the FIFA World Cup by consulting the in-depth player profiles that will be available on the FIFAworldcup.com website.

Get your friends on board

Playing the Official Fantasy Game with your friends at work is a great way to liven up the day at the office. You can form a private league all of your own, with as many friends as you like joining a battle of wits, timing and tactical awareness. Or if you prefer, join the Celebrity League and go head-to-head with the teams picked by some famous names. Then sit back and watch how your Fantasy team fares against your competitors as the tournament unfolds out on the pitch or join in the lively football banter that will be relayed on the Fantasy Message board.

Register your hand-picked team for the Official Fantasy Game by creating an ID account on the FIFAworldcup.com website, or if you are already own a Yahoo! account, you will be eligible to get started and begin picking your team once you have signed up.

Once the action gets under way on 9 June, you will be able to follow the progress of your team and those of other users on the rankings charts while keeping an eye out for the fast movers on the players' statistics tables.

One out of 32 countries will be crowned the new world champions in Berlin on 9 July and one User will be named the overall winner of Official Fantasy Game – could it be you?