La Liga after the party of Valladolid against FC Barcelona (1-0) on Saturday an investigation into the poor state of the lawn in Valladolid. That made the Spanish prof league, Sunday known.
With the global warming were the shaky grass in the Nuevo José Zorrilla stadium already clearly visible. During the home race of the candidate was the grass even from the ground. During the rest the turf again in the field printed, but to no avail. Also a solid sproeibeurt put no flesh on the bones. “A disgrace”, grumbled Gerard Picqué, the defender of FC Barcelona. “On a field, you can simply not cared for football. And especially, the risk to injury is huge.”
The aspirations of the players did not fall on deaf ears. “After the match Valladolid-Barcelona decided La Liga to a disciplinary investigation. We need to know who is responsible for the lawn. The minimum requirements for our competition were not met”, it sounds in a statement.
Carlos Suarez, president of Valladolid, acknowledges the problem. “The responsibility for this turf lies with us. The field was not in good condition. If we receive a penalty, which will go,” said Suarez. Valladolid had his field but four days before the ” home against Barcelona was constructed.
The Catalans won the duel of the second day thanks to a goal from Ousmane Dembélé with 0-1.