Borussia Dortmund got more than they bargained for when they made the trip to take on Borussia Monchengladbach on Sunday -- a pitch that was more suited to a cabbage patch or a farmer's field than football.
The surface at Gladbach's Borussia-Park home almost looked stitched together like some kind of home-made quilt.
Mario Gotze told Bild: "The first 20 minutes it was a bit like ice skating. That pitch was nearly as good as my backyard."
Dortmund's Twitter account put out a picture...