England, Ukraine won’t train on storm-hit pitch
UEFA says England and Ukraine will not train in the Donbass
Arena before Tuesday’s European Championship game after the playing
surface was damaged by a torrential downpour.
Ukraine’s match against France at the Donetsk venue was
suspended for nearly an hour on Friday after rain flooded the
And UEFA says to protect the pitch, England and Ukraine will
stay off it on Monday ahead of the following night’s Group D
Instead, England plans to train at its base in Krakow, Poland on
Monday before flying to Ukraine.