Tottenham Hotspur FC, in partnership with SGL (an ESSMA Stadium Partner), SCX and Hewitt Sportsturf, have developed an integrated pitch grown lighting system at their new stadium.

ESSMA is pleased to announce SeeGrow as newest Corporate Partner. They specialise in open and covered growing systems for stadium pitches including light, CO2, water and warmth.

The turf printing technology of ESSMA Stadium Partner, AirPrint, has been used at the training site of Paris Saint-Germain. The PSG training site grounds team, led by Jonathan Calderwood, engraved a graphic message on the pitch to wish their coach, Thomas Tuchel, a happy birthday.

During last year's Pitch Management workshop, Lee Jackson, Head Groundsman at Manchester City FC shared his insights related to player injury management and the typical injuries sustained depending on the pitch conditions.

Read more on digital platforms for the FIFA 2018 World Cup Russia and FC Bayern München, a new hospitality programme at Watford FC and the award-winning Al Thumama Stadium & De Kuip in this short industry update by ESSMA.