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The 17 most beautiful Sunday League pitches in the world

We all dream of playing the beautiful game in a beautiful setting.

Unfortunately, the reality for most of us is that we spend our Sundays clodding our way round public parks infested with dogs**t, used johnnys and with nothing but a rusty old children’s playground as a backdrop.

So, forgive us a little wander off into fantasy land if you will. Here’s the most beautiful pitches you’re ever likely to see.

1 The one in England’s green and pleasant land

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Ennerdale, Cumbria

2 The one nestled in the Provencal countryside

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Gargas FC

3 The one on the Swedish island of Knippla

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Kallo-Knippla, Vastra Gotaland County

4 The one named after Ottmar Hitzfeld

2000 metres above sea level, the Ottmar Hitzfeld Stadium in Switzerland is Europe's highest pitch

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Zermat, Switzerland

5 The one on the west coast of Portugal

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Estrelas de Guifoes FC

6 The one within spitting distance of a Tuscan vineyard

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Brancolinigrimaldi, Florence

7 The one in 50s south east London with actual supporters

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Blackheath, London

8 The one right in the thick of Bolivia’s third biggest city

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La Paz

9 The one on a remote island off the coast of Greenland

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Qeqertarsuaq

10 The one in the mountains of the Eastern Cape

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Port St Johns

11 The floating one in a south Thailand paradise

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Panyee, Phang Nga province

12 The one in the Central Business District of Singapore

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Merina Bay, Singapore

13 The one with the professional groundsman

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14 The one in the grounds of an English castle

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Bamburgh Castle FC

15 The one in Sound of Music territory

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16 The one that’s actually the Nou Camp

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17 The one that feels like home

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