To play your first game, click on "Arena" on the home page and choose what kind of game you'd like to play. You can choose between "Single games" and "Tournaments".
Single games are one on one games.
There are 3 types of single games:
Available for everyone and perfect for training
3) FOA Rated
Available for PRO Members and affects FOA Rating
To play a single game, set your desired time control, opponent's rating, and type of a geme and click on "Find opponent".
You can also start a game by clicking on your Active games.
Tournaments are a series of chess games played competitively with multiple opponents. To find out more about the tournaments please go to this FAQ section.