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Dublin: 19 °C Friday 14 August, 2020

#Pitch battle

# pitch-battle - Thursday 23 July, 2020

Wales’ 2020 fixtures to be away with Principality Stadium to remain a hospital

The 74,500-seater ground is set to continue as a medical facility in case of second coronavirus spike.

# pitch-battle - Wednesday 22 October, 2014

Artificial pitches are 'wrong' - but Cork boss Caulfield making no excuses for title decider

Cork City have moved their training sessions to an all-weather pitch in the run-up to Friday’s showdown.

# pitch-battle - Friday 13 June, 2014

Meanwhile in Manaus, they're 'spray-painting' the brown bits of the pitch

England and Italy are both scheduled to train at the Arena Amazonia today.

# pitch-battle - Thursday 12 June, 2014

The pitch in Manaus is in a bit of a state

The heat and humidity might not be the only problem for England and Italy on Saturday.

# pitch-battle - Tuesday 12 June, 2012

Spain to lodge complaint over Gdansk grass ahead of Ireland clash

Giovanni Trapattoni’s side face the defending champions on the ‘disgrace’ of a pitch on Thursday.

# pitch-battle - Friday 13 April, 2012

Sure thing, Michel: Platini wants Poland to replace all of their Euro 2012 pitches

The pitches in Poznan and Gdansk, where Ireland will play their Group C games, are among those which UEFA wants relaid.

# pitch-battle - Thursday 29 March, 2012

Unhappy Barca file San Siro complaint

Pep Guardiola and his players weren’t happy with the state of the pitch in Milan last night.