FIFA officials to inspect artificial-turf venues

New Delhi: A two-member FIFA team arrived here on Thursday to inspect the sites approved by the All India Football Federation (AIFF) for the laying of artificial turfs.

FIFA officials Eric Harrison and Chrysantha Pereira visited the Bangalore Football Stadium Thursday.

They will also inspect Mumbai`s Cooperage Stadium Friday and will later visit Polo Ground Shillong, Imphal, (National Sports Academy) and Hoshiarpur in Punjab.

The turfs are being laid under the `FIFA`s Win in India with India` project.