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Newcastle ban papers after Triesman revelations

By Tom Degun

May 28 – Newcastle United have banned the Mail on Sunday as well as sister paper The Daily Mail from after the Sunday paper published details of Lord Triesman’s secretly recorded conversation which led to him being forced to step down as chairman of England’s bid for the 2018 World Cup.

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West Ham Olympic Stadium bid boosted by UK Athletics boss

By Duncan Mackay
British Sports Internet Writer of the Year

May 9 – West Ham United have received encouragement that they will be able to take over the £537 million ($795 million) Olympic Stadium after the London 2012 Games from Ed Warner, the chairman of UK Athletics, who has claimed that their proposal is “very credible”.

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