Football (page 1)

1604% increase!

talkSPORT presenter and Football Foundation Ambassador, Georgie Bingham, officially opened a third generation (3G) artificial grass pitch (AGP) at Samuel...

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Leicester plans approved

Leicester City FC, is celebrating this week after having taken a step closer towards bringing their ambition of creating Europe’s best football training...

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Rags to riches

From the laughing stock of the Scottish Premiership to the best pitch in the league in seven short years, the work of Head Groundsman Paul Matthew has...

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Shahid Khan withdraws

Fulham owner Shahid Khan has withdrawn his offer to buy Wembley Stadium from the Football Association after the plan became "divisive"

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Jeffrey Humble opens

First part of £20m community sports development opens its doors to Liverpool residents

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Jones gets recognition

The hard-working volunteer finished third in the EVO-STIK League Groundsman of the Year Award at a glitzy ceremony at the FA’s St George’s Park, and...

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SPFL stuck with plastic

Eredivisie giants Feyenoord, Ajax and PSV Eindhoven are to give cut of Champions League cash to smaller clubs in return for them ripping up their plastic...

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Shooting Daggers upwards

Only one football ground in the whole country has its nets on display at the National Football Museum. Neville Johnson looks at the relatively short history...

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Vote on Wembley sale

The 127-member body meets on Thursday to hear a presentation from Football Association executives about why they are backing the stadium's sale to Fulham...

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Yet more 3G pitches

Ryeish Green Leisure Centre (Reading), Falmouth School (Cornwall) and Glossopdale School (Derbyshire) are the latest facilities to benefit from funding...

in Football - 1 week, 4 days ago

World-first design

Tottenham Hotspur, in partnership with SGL, SCX and Hewitt Sportsturf, has developed a world-first integrated pitch grow lighting system that is now in...

in Football - 1 week, 4 days ago

New 3g for New College

Swindon Town FC manager Phil Brown officially opened a new state-of-the-art 3G artificial grass pitch at New College Swindon last week. Their new facility...

in Football - 2 weeks, 2 days ago

FGR 'greenest' club

The League Two side is one of only 15 organisations from around the world to win a United Nations (UN) "Momentum for Change" climate action award

in Football - 2 weeks, 3 days ago

Hackney Marshes makeover

Working in partnership with the Football Foundation, England and Wales Cricket Board (ECB) and other funders, Hackney Council have overhauled the facilities...

in Football - 3 weeks ago

Better Never Stops

Son of Alan and owner of perhaps the most handsome beard ever to feature in Pitchcare, Finborough School’s Head Groundsman, Rory Ferguson, is excited...

in Football - 3 weeks, 1 day ago

Major new fears over 3G

Major new fears have emerged about the environmental toll of 3G pitches on generations to come, with a television documentary having revealed that there...

in Football - 3 weeks, 2 days ago

Nest hatches first phase!

The first phase of The Nest, Norwich City Community Sports Foundation’s new community hub, was officially opened by Norwich City midfielder, Louis Thompson...

in Football - 3 weeks, 4 days ago

3G for Bradford growth

The new facility at Southfield Grange Trust was made possible thanks to investment from the Premier League & The FA Facilities Fund, which is delivered...

in Football - 3 weeks, 6 days ago