Matchday Lotto launched

The new West Ham United 50/50 Matchday Lotto and the Hammers ClubDraw in aid of the Academy are here!

Both club lottos has been set up to raise funds for the excellent work Tony Carr and his coaches do for the club's youth system while offering lucky fans the opportunity to win cash prizes at every home game and then have the chance to play again at home with a chance to win £25,000 by visiting the

The winners from Saturday's match against Blackpool were:

1st - 03556

2nd - 00692

3rd - 05036

The prizes are as follows:

1st - £492.80

2nd - £73.92 + a signed West Ham United shirt

3rd - £49.28 + a signed West Ham United football

The 50/50 Matchday Lotto will next be in action for the visit of Leicester City on 29 October.

The matchday prizes are -

1st Prize - 40% of prize fund less the fixed 2nd and 3rd prize amounts

2nd Prize - 6% of prize fund plus a signed shirt

3rd Prize - 4% of prize fund plus a signed ball

Over-16s can purchase tickets for £1 before every home game at the Boleyn Ground from West Ham United branded girls who will be circulating in the concourses and the hospitality suites. The prize fund will then be split 50/50 between the winners and the Academy, after all costs.

The matchday draw will take place at half-time for the relevant game with the winning ticket displayed online and in the following matchday programme. If you're the lucky winner, claim your prize by either visiting the main reception in the Alpari stand after the game or by calling West Ham United Corporate team on 0871 2212700.

The WHU 50/50 Matchday lotto in aid of the Academy is a Small Society Lottery (08/00126/GASLOT) registered with Newham Council complying with the Gambling Act 2005.

If the winning ticket is not claimed within one month of the draw date, the prize fund will be donated to the Academy.

The club would like to thank all in advance who take part in the WHU 50/50 Matchday lotto. Remember, even if you don't win you are still helping to support the club's Academy.