Watch Tottenham's Incredible New Retractable Pitch In Action For The First Time

Wait, what?

Remember in The Dark Knight Rises when Bane turns up to that American football game and blows the field to smithereens, dropping all those galloping players to their grizzly deaths through massive craters in the turf.

Well Tottenham's new retractable pitch is a lot safer than that, but it's giving us the same vibe.

Spurs have provided a first look at the retractable pitch they're placing in their new stadium, and it's as impressive as it is doomed to cause a mid-match accident.

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The technology, which places a retractable football pitch over an American football one, which acts as a base, means that NFL games and Premier League matches can happen in the same stadium on different pitches.

The football pitch will slide over its base in segments, and be kept under the South Stand when not in use. The process will reportedly take 25 minutes.

Watch the video below: