March 24 – The Hammers new home will be the largest Premier League venue in London with Arsenal’s Emirates Stadium… Digital screen wrap to set “new benchmark in world stadia”. Mark Bisson reports.
Feb 5 – Vinci Stadium has been handed a 25-year contract to manage West Ham United’s new home, the 2012 London Olympic venue. Mark Bisson reports.
July 16 – Also: Johannesburg police hand over traffic control at Soccer City … Costa Rican stadium named after World Cup goalkeeper.
July 2 – Also: Premier League Settles West Ham dispute … San Antonio plans stadium upgrade for possible MLS club.
Feb. 12 – Also: One World Cup stadium nears completion in Brazil, while another falls under the threat of a workers’ strike.
Feb. 13 – Hammers move a step closer to taking over London Olympic Stadium … Former assistant for Bafana Bafana sentenced to eight years for attempted bribery … More inside this Newsdesk …
Dec. 5 – Hammers tapped to take over London Olympic Stadium … FIFA secretary general says debut of goal-line technology represents “a kind of revolution” … Wide support for Platini’s Euro 2020 plan … More inside this Newsdesk …
Aug. 16 – Actors Ray Winstone and James Corden and Olympic gold medallist Sally Gunnell are among the star names throwing their weight behind West Ham United’s bid to take over the Olympic Stadium as the club steps up its campaign. INSIDER’s Mark Bisson reports.
Oct. 11 – Despite the collapse of a deal to award West Ham the Olympic Stadium after London 2012, the club’s vice-chairman Karren Brady says they are still keen to move to the venue. INSIDER’s Mark Bisson reports.
June 24 – Tottenham Hostpur and Leyton Orient may continue their legal fight for the Olympic Stadium after their bid for a judicial review against the decision to award the venue to West Ham was rejected. INSIDER’s Christian Radnedge reports.