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What is the area of a football pitch?

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FIFA regulations stipulate a football pitch is a minimum of 5,000 square yards and a maximum of 13,000 square yards. The minimum length of the field is 100 yards, with a maximum of 130 yards. The minimum width is 50 yards, and the maximum width is 100 yards.

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What is the area of a football pitch?
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Width of the field is measured from touchline to touchline, and the length is measured from goal line to goal line. The lines of the field can not be more than 5 inches wide, and all lines must be the same width. The length of the touch line must be longer than that of the goal line.

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