The theme of poor quality lawn EURO 2016 in France is not the end of the region. The European Football Associations (UEFA) on the basis of endless criticism therefore decided to replace the playing surface at the Stade Pierre-Mauroy Lille immediately after Wednesday’s match Italy – Ireland (0: 1) in the E-group.
The new surface brought from Holland, and laid him on Friday afternoon. “Stop working until midnight and the lawn will be immediately ready for use,” he said on Thursday, The Associated Press representative Hendriks Graszoden Gerdien Vloet .
Is already known but also the culprit that has a bad state of the playing surface at the stadium in Lille, on the conscience. In this case, two.
Head of the Association of French Lawnmower Jean-Marc Lecourt told L’Equipe Magazine that “the main culprit of the situation at the stadium in Lille, Nice and Marseille is Englishman Richard Hayden, the UEFA chief responsible for the lawn. The same Hayden, who had the same charge as the representative of FIFA during the World Cup 2014 and for example in the area of Manaus was catastrophic … ”
Grass at Stade Pierre-Mauroy Lille, however, said Slovak society. “Her substrate because it is not compatible with the ground and the soil in stadiums. Was known about it, but it’s a problem of public procurement. Grass rotted during transport.