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FA gives green light for clubs to use artificial pitches in FA Cup

By admin on March 31, 2014

The Football Association has given approval for the use of 3G artificial turfs in every round of the FA Cub from the 2014-15 season.  This is a big turnaround from the current rules which bans artificial pitches from the first round of the FA cup onwards. 

It is suggested that the FA’s decision could be a significant game-changer, especially for clubs who persevere with natural grass fields and the associated running costs and limited capacity, especially in poor weather.

Read more in these articles from the BBC and The Guardian.

Is this a positive advancement in the world of football?  Let us know your thoughts.

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