Take part in the race and get ahead with ladder bonus
The following rules should be read in the context of fair play.
Administration tries to provide the teams participating in Nation League and Wars with a working environment, but can not guarantee activity. It's teams duty to do all necessary to not stall the procedure.
Furthermore, the spirit of the rules should be followed, rather than the wording.
Administration is more interested in seeing all games played, rather than in teams trying their best to bend the rules in their favor, while trying to force their will over opponents.