Earth pitch

(Min.) mineral tar, a kind of asphaltum.
- Lyell.

See also: Earth

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We used to watch the big games on TV, then try to recreate the same moves on our favourite dusty earth pitch," he recalls.
I first played football on an earth pitch when I was a small child, so it is like a dream to see the Ibrox crowd get to its feet to applaud me.