Europa League: BATE prep arena pitch for Arsenal clash
The pitch at Borisov Arena is covered by a special protective foil to prepare the grass for the Europa League match with Arsenal.
With several days remaining before the Round 32 Europa League match between BATE Borisov and Arsenal FC London, the pitch is covered by a a protective foil, according to the photos published by Pressball. BATE CEO Andrei Kapski says "every effort is being made to prepare the pitch for the match."
Kick-off is at 2055 Belarus time on 14 February. Belarus 5 will have a live broadcast. The weather forecast suggests that the temperature will be around 0C, snow fall is likely..