Damaged field forces National Football League to change location of Chiefs-Rams game

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"We have worked extensively with our partners at Estadio Azteca for months in preparation for this game", said Mark Waller, NFL executive vice-president of global.

Schefter reported the field at Azteca Stadium is "a mess" and might not be safe for the players, adding a number of players had been strongly considering not playing if the game weren't moved.

The league announced the extraordinary decision six days before one of the most-anticipated regular-season games of the year. Both teams sitting at 9-1.

"It's not fair to risk our health", one prominent player told Schefter Tuesday.

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Instead, the game - for which the Rams are designated the home team - will be played at the Los Angeles Memorial Coliseum.

The stadium also hosted two concerts by Colombian singer Shakira on October 11 and 12, and another one from music channel Telehit on November 7 that left the field in its worst condition in years.

"I don't think it affects me or the other teammates", Chiefs safety Ron Parker said of the game being moved to Los Angeles. The NFL games played in London created a turf controversy of their own, with Spurs and Manchester City playing a Premier League soccer game at Wembley just a day after Philadelphia's win over Jacksonville in October.

The field in Mexico City is reportedly in awful shape and the league is anxious about the playing surface.

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Every time the NFL plays in global stadiums, the league mandates that the home team keep its stadium available as a contingency.

New England defeated Oakland 33-8 last November in the last National Football League to be played in Mexico City.

For Kansas City, who also gets a bye after Week 11, will have only two of five games on the road to close out December and the 2018 season, including a big home game in Week 15 against the Los Angeles Chargers.

The Oakland Raiders and New England Patriots played a game at Estadio Azteca last season, but Patriots head coach Bill Belichick complained about numerous logistics and conditions for the game afterward.

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The arena was silent as medics attended to LeVert, who had 10 points, 5 assists and 4 rebounds when he exited the game. LeVert was racing back to try to block a shot and his leg bent awkwardly when he landed.

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