FIFA representative of the artificial turf, Dr. Eric Harrison inspected the pitch of the Bangalore Football Stadium. This visit was a part of the inspection process deployed by FIFA. The artificial turf laying process started more than 3 months ago and Dr. Harrison made a similar visit in the middle of September last year.
The inspection went on smoothly with the consultant expressing satisfaction on the work done till date. Also accompanied Dr. Harrison was Alberto Colaso from AIFF. The artificial turf will reach Bangalore by February 17 and it will take another 3 weeks time to lay the turf on the ground.
Dr.Eric Harrison will make another visit on the 2nd week of March after the turf is laid to certify that the ground is in playable condition.