Football (page 5)


Deep aeration is the cure

Stratford Town Football Club moved in the 2007/8 season to Knights Lane Ground, Tiddington where they built a new stadium and pitch. The summer of 2007...

in Football - on 4/2/21

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Having their say

Mansfield Town's boss and groundsman have both expressed their frustration at their game with Bolton Wanderers being called off.

in Football - on 1/2/21

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£3.2m pitch investment

The pitches – able to be further subdivided into four playing areas – would be installed on land currently used for general recreation, but which is...

in Football - on 30/1/21

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Forfar: Life in lockdown

Martin Gray's heart sank when the SFA announced their recent three-week shutdown of lower league football – but the Forfar groundsman has thanked their...

in Football - on 30/1/21


A must watch

A must watch. Richard Hammond helps move the 9000 tonne Tottenham Stadium Pitch to make way for the NFL pitch hidden beneath. Moving an entire pitch is...

in Football - on 29/1/21

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Pitch investment needed

Lee Johnson says Sunderland need to invest in their pitches after the Stadium of Light turf was badly affected by Storm Christoph. Sunderland's clash...

in Football - on 28/1/21

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Swansea City hybrid pitch

Watch the video to see the installation of a new hybrid carpet reinforced turf pitch at the Liberty Stadium, home of Swansea City FC.

in Football - on 28/1/21

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A breath of fresh air

January brought some of the most brutal weather conditions we have seen in recent years. From heavy rain to snow and frost, it has taken some monumental...

in Football - on 25/1/21


Q&A with Michael Merriman

Michael Merriman - he’s done OK for a daft lad!

in Football - on 25/1/21


Tights on nights!

Mansfield Town Football Club was formed in 1897 and, since the end of the First World War, have played their football at the 9,186 capacity One Call Stadium....

in Football - on 25/1/21

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LUFC pitch revamp plan

Leeds United chief executive Angus Kinnear has revealed the club are planning a 'full reconstruction' of the Elland Road pitch this summer

in Football - on 24/1/21

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Otley 3G consultation

Plans for an all-weather sports pitch in Otley have gone up for comment on the Leeds City Council planning portal. After two years of delay, Sport Chevin,...

in Football - on 23/1/21


Derby City Council

It doesn’t take much working out that one hundred and fifty-two goalmouths are quite a lot for any team to maintain. Kerry Haywood met with Grounds Maintenance...

in Football - on 22/1/21

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Bradford want grant again

Bradford (Park Avenue) have come together with 11 other Vanarama National League North clubs to fight for their funding to be formed in grants, not...

in Football - on 21/1/21

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First Belgian franchise

Within just a few weeks of renewing their partnership as official distributors for the INFINICUT® and TMSystem™ collections for Belgium, Cofabel had...

in Football - on 21/1/21

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Johnsons for Forest Green

It isn’t just Grounds Manager Nigel Harvey who has moved from the Stanley Park Training Ground to the main Stadium pitch of Forest Green Rovers FC –...

in Football - on 21/1/21

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Livingston defend 4G

John Ward insists there's no problem with the pitch at the Tony Macaroni Arena - and says there would have been more call-offs had it still been a grass...

in Football - on 20/1/21

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Football at Newbury RFC

Newbury Rugby Club identified as preferred site for new sports facility. Proposals to build a new football ground at Newbury Rugby Club have been welcomed,...

in Football - on 19/1/21

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Confidence is the key

Crystal Palace FC puts their trust in the Dennis PRO 34R. Bruce Elliot, Crystal Palace FC’s Head of Grounds and Estates, claims that his overall confidence...

in Football - on 18/1/21

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Illegal lockdown football

Fences cut, pitches broken into and hate crime in Walton Street. Lockdown football players photographed this weekend in west Hull are the latest rule-breakers...

in Football - on 18/1/21