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READ | Work under way on pitch ahead of 2020/21 season

1 July 2020

Work has begun at AESSEAL New York Stadium to produce a new playing surface ahead of the upcoming Sky Bet Championship campaign.

The Rotherham United ground staff have been working throughout lockdown to maintain the 2019/20 pitch keeping it in pristine condition in case of the eventuality that the club were required to resume fixtures before the decision to curtail the season was made.

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However, following the recent confirmation of the 2019/20 season’s early ending and the Millers’ subsequent promotion to the second tier, Dave Fellowes and his team have been hard at work as we look forward to a return to fixtures here at the first team stadium.

The club have once again brought in an external company to dig up last season's pitch, despite its immaculate condition, with a new surface being seeded in the coming days in anticipation of the upcoming season.

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