Football (page 1)


Bromsgrove Sporting grant

Bromsgrove Sporting have received a £1,500 grant to keep their Victoria Ground pitch in pristine condition

in Football - 10 hours, 35 minutes ago


Cleator Moor success

First Division North side Cleator Moor Celtic have kicked on with ground improvements despite Covid 19 restrictions

in Football - 3 days, 18 hours ago


Category One status

Burnley's academy has taken a major step forward after being granted Category One status by the Premier League

in Football - 4 days, 10 hours ago

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New Santiago Bernabéu

Following the first year of redevelopment work, the transformation of the madridistas’ stadium is now apparent. Spanish LaLiga side, Real Madrid’s...

in Football - 1 week, 1 day ago

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Football comes together

Following their recent £7 million investment towards preparing the country’s football pitches, the Premier League, The FA and the Government, through...

in Football - 1 week, 4 days ago


Mental health issues

“You cannot put 30kg of fertiliser in a 20kg bag. Sooner or later it is going to spill out. I just did not know how much of a mess it was going to make.”...

in Football - 1 week, 5 days ago


Rangers new pitch ...

Glasgow Rangers are working on plans for a 'revolutionary' new pitch, according to reports

in Football - 1 week, 6 days ago

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Interview: Matt Hallam

Notts County FC recently interviewed their head groundsman, Matt Hallam, to learn more about the brilliant job he and his team have done in renovating...

in Football - 2 weeks, 2 days ago

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Pitch wrecked by bonfire

Vandals who lit a bonfire on a junior football pitch in Barrow have been slammed by a member of the club.

in Football - 2 weeks, 4 days ago

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Tallaght Stadium upgrade

South Dublin County Council has announced a €7.7m upgrade of Tallaght Stadium that includes the building of a new North Stand and development of the...

in Football - 3 weeks ago

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Crystal Palace Academy

Bromley Council’s Planning Department has formally granted Planning Permission for Crystal Palace FC’s Academy redevelopment works, following approval...

in Football - 3 weeks, 3 days ago

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‘Looking a picture’

It’s very much ‘as you were’ with regard to the management structure at Sidmouth Town Football Club.

in Football - 3 weeks, 4 days ago

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Hybrid pitch for Bootle

Bootle FC has installed a state of the art ‘hybrid pitch’ at their Berry Street Garage Stadium.

in Football - 3 weeks, 5 days ago

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Uncertainty and shock

Doubts surround the future of a popular sports ground used by hundreds of people after the landlords moved in this week to close the facility and change...

in Football - 3 weeks, 6 days ago


Turf post lockdown

Sport facilities at clubs, schools and in open spaces were off-limits for a number of weeks due to COVID 19, but as we come out of lockdown Tom Shinkins,...

in Football - 4 weeks ago

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Derby County interview

There has been over three months since Derby County's last Sky Bet Championship game, which has allowed the groundstaff to work hard on the pitch to ensure...

in Football - 4 weeks ago

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Pitch Preparation Fund

Football pitches across the country are set to be enhanced thanks to a £7 million scheme from the Premier League, The FA and Government’s Football...

in Football - on 13/6/20


Q&A with Octavi Creus

Octavi Creus, Grounds Manager of FC Barcelona, explains how modern technology, agronomy and a rescheduled La Liga season are affecting the pitches under...

in Football - on 12/6/20