Newspaper article Manchester Evening News

City May Play at Wembley Day after NFL

Newspaper article Manchester Evening News

City May Play at Wembley Day after NFL

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TOTTENHAM boss Mauricio Pochettino says Spurs will try to find a way to play their Premier League game with City at Wembley if their new stadium is not ready in time for the fixture.

With work overrunning on their 62,000-seater stadium, it is unlikely to be finished for the visit of the Blues on Sunday, October 28. Spurs have moved league games against Liverpool and Cardiff, which were due to be played at their rebuilt home, to the National Stadium - where they play Fulham on Saturday - but they cannot do that for the City game as there is an NFL fixture on that day.

The prospect of moving the game to the Ethiad is understood to have be rebuffed, meaning, if the two clubs cannot agree to reschedule, the game may have to be played at another venue, something Pochettino is keen to avoid. …

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