Sun should be behind the camera to avoid glare.
Prioritize keeping lenses clean. Under a roof or wiping the lens at half.
For recording at night, the less direct light in the lenses the better. If possible, tilt the camera to avoid glare from the floodlight.
Keep lenses clean and if possible, use a coloured ball.
3.8 m tripod
At full height, place the tripod 3.5 meters back from the sideline.
7.3 m tripod
At full height, place the tripod 6.5 meters back from the sideline
A rule of thumb is height = distance from the sideline
Special pitch type
Optimal field size, visible corners.
A height of 3 - 6 meters at equal distance is ideal.
Using stadium mount, tilt camera to capture all 4 corners on preview.
Change height to avoid glare of light of the floor.