Sligo company installs 12 pitches for World Cup

A Sligo company has installed six of the 12 pitches for the World Cup Final in Russia, including at the Luzhniki Stadium in Moscow.

SIS Pitches lays grass and synthetic pitches at stadiums around the world.

The Luzhniki Stadium will host the opening game, the opening ceremony, a semi-final as well as the World Cup Final itself.

Russia 2018 starts on June 14.

SIS Pitches founder and CEO George Mullan said this year is the first time a World Cup Final has been played on anything but all-natural grass…..