The lawn of the arena «St.-Petersburg» during the final QC is good, said Smith

© RIA Novosti / Vladimir Pescaprae in Photobacterium Saint Petersburg arenaThe lawn of the arena «St.-Petersburg» during the final QC is good, said Smith© RIA Novosti / Vladimir Pescaprae the image Bank

Director of FIFA competitions and events Colin Smith expressed confidence that the stadium turf «St.-Petersburg» during the confederations Cup final will be in good condition.

In the group stage of the confederations Cup at the stadium in St. Petersburg was held three games. The final of the tournament will also be held in the arena on Krestovsky island on 2 July.

«Field «Spartacus», in Sochi and Kazan is very good. In St. Petersburg laid a new lawn, young field. The pitch is stable, it suffered damage due to gaming activities. I think the pitch was good. Now he will rest for 7 days. We have a greenhouse structure, we will adjust the temperature. We are confident that the turf during the finale will be good,» said Smith to reporters.

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