I can't unfortunately tell you what's wrong with the portal, but I'd suggest that you open a support case regarding this, to have VMware support fix this issue.
In the meantime you can download VMware Fusion from Download VMware Fusion | VMware
Hi André - thanks - I downloaded the "demo" and it accepted my registration #.
VMWare can go screw themselves. I don't care about their endless forms and questions and idiocy and poorly thought out process.
Surely moving to parallels next time.
We hear you on the whole MyVMware issue... It sucks that it's bit removed from our control, but we're working with the team to address issues like this one.
FWIW, you can always directly download the latest bits from here: