Eleven-a-side Scoring System

Player Action Points

  • Players receive points for different actions during a single match.
  • Points from each match are accumulated throughout the duration of the contest.
Action Points
For playing up to 60 minutes 1
For playing more than 60 minutes 2
For each goal scored by a goalkeeper or defender 6
For each goal scored by a midfielder 5
For each goal scored by a forward 4
For each goal assist 3
For a clean sheet by a goalkeeper or defender (has to play more than 60 minutes) 4
For a clean sheet by a midfielder 1
For every 3 shot saves by a goalkeeper 1
For each penalty save 5
For each penalty miss -2
For every 2 goals conceded by a goalkeeper or defender -1
For each yellow card -1
For each red card -3
For each own goal -2
  • If a player receives a red card, they will continue to be penalised for goals conceded by their team.

Bonus Points

  • Players in each match compete for bonus points based on different actions during the game.
  • The three best performing players in each match receives additional bonus points in each match.
Action Points
Best performing player 3
2nd best performing player 2
3rd best performing player 1

If there is a tie, the same amount for points will be given to the players with the same amount of performance points.

FantasyBet uses the following actions  to define how bonus points are awarded.

Action Points
Playing 1 to 60 minutes 3
Playing over 60 minutes 6
Goalkeepers and defenders scoring a goal 12
Midfielders scoring a goal 18
Forwards scoring a goal 24
Assists 9
Goalkeepers and defenders keeping a clean sheet 12
Saving a penalty 15
Save 2
Open play cross 1
Creating a big chance 3
Successful dribble 1
For every 2 clearances, blocks and interceptions 1
For every 3 recoveries 1
Successful Pass Percentage (min. 30 passes) 90% = 6, 80% = 4, 70% = 2
Key pass 1
Net Successful tackles (Successful tackles - Unsuccessful tackles) (Cannot be negative) 2
Conceding a penalty -3
Missing a penalty -6
Yellow card -3
Red card -9
Own goal -6
Missing a big chance -3
Making an error which leads to a goal -3
Making an error which leads to an attempt at goal -1
Being tackled -1
Conceding a foul -1
Being caught offside -1
Shot off target -1

Six-a-side Scoring System

Player Scoring

Game rules from our Classic Scoring system are in place unless overridden below. For example clean sheet scores are the same as our classic scoring system. While Six a side is in beta mode, we may modify the scoring system up until the game starts (We will notify you if we do).

Lineup/Formation Rules

Player Requirements

You must field 6 starting players, and one substitute. Your entire team should consist of the following players (min - max players):

1 Goalkeeper, 2-3 Defenders, 2-3 Midfielders and 1-2 Forwards.

Possible Formations

You can play your team with the following formations:

3-1-1, 1-3-1, 2-2-1, 2-1-2, 1-2-2

Scoring Rules

All Players

For playing up to 60 minutes 1 point
For playing more than 60 minutes 2 points
Clean sheet and played more than 60 mins (GK, Defender) 4 points
Clean sheet and played more than 60 mins (Midfielder) 1 point
Goal scored by Goalkeeper/Defender 6 points
Goal scored by a Midfielder 5 points
Goal scored by a Forward 4 points
Goal assist 3 points
Winning a penalty 3 points
Penalty saved 5 points
Penalty Missed -2 points
Goals conceded (Goalkeeper, Defender) after the first -1 point
Yellow card -1 point
Red card -3 points
Own Goal -3 points


Clean sheet and more than 60 mins 4 points
Save 1 point 
Per goal conceded after the first - 1 point


Last man tackle 3 points
Clearance off the line 3 points
Error leading to a shot -2 points
Conceding a penalty

-3 points

Aerial duels and tackles won

1 point per 2

Error leading to goal -3 points


Midfielders and Forwards

Big chance created 2 points
Key passes 1 point per 2
Big chance missed -1 points

Penalty Shootout

Penalty Scored: 1 point
Penalty Missed/Saved -2 Points
Goalkeeper Saves Penalty 3 points

Bonus Points

No Bonus Points are awarded in this scoring system.