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West Ham 'want multi-purpose stadium'

September 11, 2012
By Harry Harris, Football Correspondent
West Ham, favourites to move into the Olympic Stadium, plan to convert it into a multi-purpose venue with retractable seating covering the running track during football matches and pop concerts, sources have told ESPN.

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That means the stadium would be able to hold 100,000 for certain events, and the Hammers propose to make thousands of football tickets available for sensible prices.

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