YEREVAN. – Immediately after arriving in Gibraltar, the Armenian national football squad on Tuesday held a light training at Victoria Stadium, ahead of their UEFA Nations League group match against the host nation.
Victoria Stadium is the only relatively large stadium in Gibraltar, but it is near the airport, the Football Federation of Armenia website informed.
The pitch of this stadium is artificial grass, and there is always a strong wind in the surrounding area.
Meteorologists forecast rain on match day.
The Gibraltar vs. Armenia clash on Friday is slated for kick off at 11:45pm Armenia time.
In their first-round match that was played in Armenia’s capital city of Yerevan, Gibraltar had won by a score of 1-0.