EC denies San Mames suggestion
December 19, 2013
By Dermot Corrigan, Spain Correspondent
European Commissioner Joaquin Almunia has dismissed a suggestion that he personally ensured that Athletic Bilbao’s new stadium was omitted from a list of issues to be investigated for illegal state aid.
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