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Lokomotiv Moscow, Hapoel Tel Aviv's opponent in the third round of the UEFA Cup will host the second leg of the tie on December 4 in Remanskaya, 60 km from Moscow.

Remanskaya is Lokomotiv's alternate ground and belongs to Saturn - but it has a heated pitch, the main reason for its selection.

Temperatures at that time of year will fall below freezing, and the original intention was to move the match south to Alania Vladikavkaz. But Lokomotiv are interested in seeing their supporters at their home tie and they hope to fill the 17,000-seat stadium.

Lokomotiv leaves for a training camp in Cyprus today ahead of next Tuesday's first leg at Bloomfield.