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1,100 Pieces of Hajduk’s Turf Sold – Requests from as far as Australia, Canada, USA and Argentina

Croatia2Hajduk Split FC fans had the opportunity yesterday to buy a piece of history when the club opened its doors to sell parcels of the hallowed Poljud stadium pitch…

1,100 pieces of 30×30 centimetre grass were sold for 50 kuna (around 6.50 euros) during the 1-day sale, meaning the club returned a profit of 55,000 kuna, or just over 7,200 euros. The club fielded purchase requests from as far as Australia, Canada, Argentina and the USA for a piece of the turf which was laid in 1979.

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