Win Leeds United hospitality tickets for someone special

This competition is now closed

In partnership with the Yorkshire Evening Post, we’re inviting Leeds United supporters to nominate someone special for the chance to win hospitality tickets for some of the most eagerly anticipated home matches this season.

As crowds return to Elland Road following the Covid-19 pandemic, we’re giving back to the fans who have supported the club so loyally during such a difficult time.  

Nominees must either 

  • have a personal experience with cancer
  • have experience of caring for someone with cancer
  • work in cancer care

10 winners will be chosen by a panel of judges, including club legend Dominic Matteo and The Athletic’s Phil Hay.

Closing date: 24 September 2021   

Winners announced: 11 October 2021

The prizes

Each winner will receive a fantastic hospitality package, to include:  

  • Four executive seats for a Premier League match at a packed-out Elland Road 
  • A pre-game meal and complimentary drinks in an executive suite, along with half-time and full-time lounge access 
  • A complimentary copy of the Official Matchday Programme and Official Team Sheet for every guest

All nominees must be happy to be involved in publicity to help raise awareness of cancer risk factors, early diagnosis, screening and treatment as well as the work funded by Yorkshire Cancer Research.

The Judges

  • Laura Collins, Editor of the Yorkshire Evening Post
  • Dominic Matteo, Leeds United cult hero
  • Juliet Glendinning, Director at Yorkshire Cancer Research
  • James Mooney, Head of Communications at Leeds United
  • Phil Hay, Leeds United writer for The Athletic 


Top tips for a great nomination

A good nomination can include an image or video of your nominee, their full name and how you know them. We want to know why you think they’re so special, and why they deserve to win tickets. Are they a lifelong Leeds United fan who has had a personal experience of cancer? Have they been a fantastic carer for a loved one with cancer? Do they tirelessly work in cancer care? Do they get involved in fundraising efforts to help others with experiences of cancer? Your nomination is a celebration of a deserving person in your life, so tell us about them in as much detail as you can

Proud to be the official charity partner of Leeds United 2021/22

Marching on Cancer. Together



“The partnership with Yorkshire Cancer Research is massive for me. I love living in Yorkshire and it has a place in my heart. People in Yorkshire are helping me through my illness, and I want to give as much help as I can in return.”

Dominic Matteo

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