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Unfair advantage?

By Mike Cox1/2/2017 16:26Wed Feb 1 16:26:22 2017

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Several TV football pundits have recently been opining that playing on artificial pitches gives the home team an unfair advantage. If this is so, HFC don't seem to know about it!
Perhaps we should rip up the plastic and go back to playing on natural surfaces.

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Re: Unfair advantage?

By John Rogers1/2/2017 16:34Wed Feb 1 16:34:50 2017In response to Unfair advantage?Top of thread

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Presumably this is with regards to Sutton's FA Cup success on an artificial pitch? If their pitch was a mud-heap then these self same pundits would be saying the same thing about the conditions being a 'great leveller'.

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Re: Unfair advantage?

By embee1/2/2017 19:40Wed Feb 1 19:40:42 2017In response to Re: Unfair advantage?Top of thread

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Sutton did have an unfair advantage.
They wanted it more and their team all play competitive football twice a week.
Championship academy kids don't.

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