Artificial Turf

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An artificial surface made to look like grass, which is used on many football fields, often linked to abrasions
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In particular, the German is angry that Henderson (left) - despite high-profile foot injuries aggravated by hard surfaces - was used throughout the game played in Vilnius on an artificial pitch.
WREXHAM will have the perfect preparation for their trip to take on Sutton United next month as they help Welsh Premier League side Cefn Druids mark the official opening of their 3G artificial pitch.
Tuilagi looked devastated as he left the artificial pitch, leaving his boss Richard Cockerill to have a pop at the controversial Allianz Park playing surface, which he believes had a part in the injury.
Tuilagi looked devastated as he left the artificial pitch after 22 minutes and Tigers boss Richard Cockerill criticised the surface, which he reckons played a part in the injury.
We've clearly got to take into account the fact we're playing on Widnes's artificial pitch and whether it's an ideal first game back for players who are just back following knee surgery.
Key elements of the new Sports Village include an athletics field and stadium featuring track and spectator seating, a full-size artificial pitch along with grass football pitches, four five-a-side artificial pitches and a fitness gym and sports hall offering multi-functional sports and performance spaces.
One chairman said he could sell his training ground and train on an artificial pitch all week and then play on a Saturday.
But there have been concerns raised with the fact the game is set to be played on a new 3G artificial pitch, one that has only recently been laid.
It was a surprise to us when we found out that they are considering an artificial pitch because we know what happened in Russia - the pitch there was taken up and a normal grass pitch was brought back in.
Gers boss Ally McCoist has suggested Airdrie's artificial pitch could be a leveller but the Diamonds won just one home game in the league last season and are struggling since relegation, taking just one point from two games.
MOSCOW: Coach Jose Mourinho believes playing on an artificial pitch will be like child s play for his Inter Milan team as they look to knock out CSKA Moscow in the second leg of their Champions League quarter-final on Tuesday.
Former Wrexham ace Danny Williams, who felt a thigh strain on Saints frosty artificial pitch, has now recovered and is again named in a full-strength squad.