football pitch

MUMBAI: Maharashtra Chief Minister Uddhav Thackeray Sunday virtually inaugurated two football pitches developed by the City and Industrial Development Corporation (CIDCO) at the Centre of Excellence in Kharghar, Navi Mumbai. 

These pitches will be used by the teams competing in the upcoming AFC Women’s Asian Cup beginning January 20.

Speaking on the occasion, Thackeray expressed confidence that Kharghar will soon evolve as a sports city, while Maharashtra will be the first state in the country to provide facilities for all sports.

Apr 05, 2019 18:04
MOSCOW: Budweiser, an official sponsor of the 2018 FIFA World Cup™, has hit the back of the net by launching a unique football pitch created from its recycled plastic cups in Sochi, Russia. More than 50,000 cups collected at arenas and at the FIFA Fan Fests after the summer tournament have been used to create a new sports facility, the Budweiser ReCup Arena.