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Table 2 Contingency table of type of injury associated with Natural Turf (NT), Artificial Turf (AT), Gravel or Indoor playing surfaces

From: Perceived Links Between Playing Surfaces and Injury: a Worldwide Study of Elite Association Football Players

Injury NT AT Gravel Indoor Total
Joint Soreness/Pain 129 664 485 318 1596
Ligament Damage 209 635 346 212 1402
Cuts/Abrasions 160 558 565 239 1522
Muscle Strain 309 488 310 190 1297
Bruising 202 395 407 247 1251
Fracture 233 374 421 256 1284
Concussion 187 346 421 304 1258
Total 1429 3460 2955 1766 9610
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