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Wembley kick-off

An agreement between football, athletics and rugby bodies signed at the end of this month will herald the lottery-assisted redevelopment of Wembley Stadium. The Sports Council, which granted the National Stadium scheme £120 million, dismissed suggestions this week of Wembley being threatened by an FA bid to build a Kings Cross stadium. Three teams have been shortlisted to design the new Wembley. A winner is expected shortly.

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