Astra Giurgiu will play on Cluj Arena the championship match with Gaz Metan Medias, felt at home, will return to its own stadium for the match against Poli Iasi SCM, scheduled on September 25. The duel with Austria Vienna in the first group stage of the Europa League will be played in Bucharest National Arena.
“Exile” champion is forced. Marin Giurgiu Anastasovici stadium pitch is in a deplorable state, and UEFA has not given “ok site” for disputing the UEL matches.
He knew about this problem for a long time and Giurgiu leadership decided reseeded lawn. The new playing surface will not however be ready in time to host its match against Austria Vienna, which will be held Thursday at 20:00, so it will take place in the capital.
Digi Sport as you announced a few days ago, and the championship match with Gaz Metan scheduled Monday at 20:30, will play elsewhere. Astra officials decided that the game should be played on Cluj Arena, because three days later, the champion will have to go to Tg. Mures. Thus, Marius Şumudică players will not have to spend very much time on the road, as would have happened if the game with ASA were moved to Bucharest.
The Astra hopes to resolve problems with the pitch in time for the team to grabs home match against Poli Iasi SCM, on September 25th.