Football (page 1)

Mick George Training

‘Community spirit’ is firmly engrained within the culture of Mick George Ltd, as is the notion of helping to nurture and develop local talent, regardless...

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Best pitch in 15 years

Newcastle United’s stadium manager, Eddie Rutherford, has hailed the new SIS Grass pitch at St James’ Park, installed by MJ Abbott and Premier Pitches,...

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Liberty Stadium expansion

Swansea City FC has agreed in principal to lease Liberty Stadium home from the council on a long-term contract allowing them to have more control, expand...

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Bulls praise Osca 3

Dan Shemesh, Director of Stadium and Training Grounds for the New York Red Bulls has praised the SISIS Osca 3 which maintains the synthetic turf on one...

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PSG groundsman on visit

He’s the man tasked with ensuring Paris Saint-Germain’s multi-million pound stars can showcase their talents on the most pristine of playing...

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Technicality and tenacity

Two years ago, Bury Football Club brought in experienced turfcare specialist Gareth Lester as Grounds Manager, to complement the work of existing Head...

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PNE new training ground

All Preston North End fans will know of head groundsman Pete Ashworth’s work, and they’ll have seen it; but they won’t all know the work that goes...

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Pitch perfect

There is a sign stuck to the whiteboard behind Paul Currier’s desk which reads ‘Every day is a holiday for a man who loves his job’.

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Stadium of the future?

Architecture practice Bear Stadiums and Italian timber manufacturer Rubner Holzbau have joined forces to produce wooden sports venues that can be built...

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Brian Perry passes away

Former Shrewsbury Town groundsman and Shropshire cricketer Brian Perry has died at the age of 74. Brian was the groundsman at Gay Meadow for 26 years before...

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Duncan Ross at Penrith FC

Penrith Football Club’s Frenchfield Park Stadium had been virtually unplayable for nine years, until recent pitch redevelopment work by Duncan Ross Ltd...

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UK’s biggest club survey

The Sports & Recreation Alliance (SRA) are big believers in developing a strong and credible evidence base to help inform both their work and their member’s...

in Football - 3 weeks ago

Ehab Allam questioned

The company running the KCOM Stadium has admitted unfairly sacking two long-serving groundsmen following a dramatic day at an employment tribunal.

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Riverside Stand develops

Fulham FC has revealed fresh details of how it plans to create a new “leisure destination for use on match and non-match days” at the club's Craven...

in Football - 3 weeks, 2 days ago

Donny get help from Trust

A student at Doncaster Deaf Trust’s Communication Specialist College is building on his work experience at the town’s football club by volunteering...

in Football - 3 weeks, 3 days ago

Nice one Squirrel!

Football fans enjoyed a spot of pre-match entertainment last night – courtesy of a furry pitch invader

in Football - 3 weeks, 5 days ago

Cub Cadet Infinicut™

You may be thinking that John Ledwidge, Groundsmanager at the King Power Stadium, has achieved ‘pitch perfection’ with the immaculately striped pitch...

in Football - 4 weeks ago

Atletico snap up Gonzalez

Atletico Madrid have raided the Premier League for a new signing - by snapping up the Bournemouth groundsman.

in Football - on 16/10/17