Format: No Mate Snake. First two picks cannot have played with each other. Rest of the squad cannot have played with either of first two picks. * No mate rule includes Club and NT (excludes friendlies) Spoiler: Example Pick 1 - Player A Pick 2 - Player B (Should not have played with Player A) Pick 3 - Player C (Should not have played with Player A and/or Player B) Pick 4 - Player D(Should not have played with Player A and/or Player B. Can have played with Player C) and so forth Draft Criteria: D.1 - Below Draft restrictions applies to whole squad, not just playing XI D.2 - Restrictions: - Only 2 World Cup winners - Only 2 Champions League/ European Cup winners - Only 2 Copa America winners - Only 2 players per decade (date of birth), with only one in 70s and 80s - Only 2 per country (place of birth) (Modern only. Serbia instead of Yugoslavia) - Only 6 per continent (place of birth) (All USSR breakaway countries will be considered Asia) * Winners as mentioned above means they need to have been in the squad for the competition winning team. No playing time necessary in final or in competition. D.3 - Wiki will be the primary source to settle debates. Others will be considered if wiki doesn't have the information clearly. Blocks Below players are blocked and not available to be picked in this draft. A Di Stefano C Ronaldo, D Maradona, Eusebio, E Figueroa F Beckenbauer, F Baresi, F Rijkaard, Garrincha, G Muller, G Best Johan Cruyff, L Messi, L Ronaldo, L Matthaus, M Platini, M van Basten, Pele, P Maldini, Standard T&C: S.1 - All time draft. S.2 - Initial drafting of 14 players. Extra 1 player per Reinforcement Round. S.3 - 8 hrs per pick. Do not wait or provide extra time. S.4 - Once posted, it's drafted. No change in picks after posting. S.5 - No substitutions. Tactical changes with in-field players only. Reinforcement T&C: R.1 - 2 reinforcements per round. R.2 - Open pool reinforcement. Undrafted players can be drafted now, subject to criteria. R.3 - Reinforcement will be on drop/pick basis based on squad criteria mentioned above. For example if there are already 2 WC winners drafted in squad during initial drafting, you can pick another WC winner in reinforcements only after you drop a previously picked WC winner. Player dropped will be available for picking by managers down the snake order. Manager who dropped the player can re-pick them if needed but without exceeding the squad limits mentioned. R.4 - Reinforcements will be on reversed order snake all through this draft. R.5 - First 2 picks of losing team will not be available during reinforcements.