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Wanda Metropolitano's newly-laid pitch in pictures

Work started laying the new turf at the Wanda Metropolitano on Monday.

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The new pitch boasts a high tech drainage system, a heliotherapy lighting set-up, underground heating and the latest generation of sprinkler technology featuring solenoid valves.

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Antes del inicio de la colocación del césped se procedió a la instalación de la red de drenaje, la primera capa de grava, la de arena y el sustrato que han elevado en 45 centímetros el nivel del terreno de juego.

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Girona-based turf enigeering company Royalverd laid the new pitch.

Photo: Alberto Molina Atlético de Madrid

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The turf was laid from the pitch perimeter inwards

Photo: Alberto Molina Atlético de Madrid

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The turf was laid from the pitch perimeter inwards

Photo: Alberto Molina Atlético de Madrid

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The new turf has been in cultivation since December last year.

Photo: Alberto Molina Atlético de Madrid

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The Wanda Metropolitano pitch will be kept hydrated with a 48-sprinkler watering system,

Photo: Alberto Molina Atlético de Madrid

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Photo: Alberto Molina Atlético de Madrid

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Photo: Alberto Molina Atlético de Madrid

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The playing surface measures 109 x 71 metres.

Photo: Alberto Molina Atlético de Madrid

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Colocación del césped

The Wanda Metropolitano complete with newly-laid pitch.

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Colocación del césped

The Wanda Metropolitano complete with newly-laid pitch.

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Colocación del césped

The Wanda Metropolitano complete with newly-laid pitch.

Photo: atleticodemadrid.com

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Colocación del césped

Así luce el Wanda Metropolitano con el césped colocado

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Colocación del césped

The Wanda Metropolitano complete with newly-laid pitch.

Photo: atleticodemadrid.com

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Colocación del césped

Así luce el Wanda Metropolitano con el césped colocado

Photo: atleticodemadrid.com

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Colocación del césped

The Wanda Metropolitano complete with newly-laid pitch.

Photo: atleticodemadrid.com

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Colocación del césped

The Wanda Metropolitano complete with newly-laid pitch.

Photo: atleticodemadrid.com

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