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The design of the building services was carried out by Mott MacDonald. Nathaniel Lichfield and Partners was appointed to assist Wembley National Stadium Limited in preparing the scheme for a new stadium and to obtain planning and listed building permission for the development. It can also be adapted as an athletic stadium by erecting a temporary platform over the lowest tier of seating.

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The design of the building services was carried out by Mott MacDonald. Nathaniel Lichfield and Partners was appointed to assist Wembley National Stadium Limited in preparing the scheme for a new stadium and to obtain planning and listed building permission for the development. It can also be adapted as an athletic stadium by erecting a temporary platform over the lowest tier of seating.

August The initial plan for the reconstruction of Wembley was for demolition to begin before Christmasand for the new stadium to be completed some time duringbut this work was delayed by a succession of financial and legal difficulties.

InLondon Mayor Ken Livingstone and Brent Council also announced wider plans for the regeneration of Wembleytaking in the arena and the surrounding areas as well as the stadium, to be implemented over two or three decades.

Demolition officially began on 30 Septemberwith the Twin Towers being dismantled in December Delays to the construction project started as far back as Cleveland Bridge withdrew from the project and replaced by Dutch firm Hollandia with all the attendant problems of starting over.

However, in Decemberthe builders admitted that there was a "material risk" that the stadium might not be ready in time for the final.

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Rumours circulated that the reason for the blockage was due to Multiplex failing to pay the contractors who laid the pipes who then filled in the pipes with concrete. A spokesman for developers Multiplex said that they did not believe this would "have any impact on the completion of the stadium", which was then scheduled to be completed on 31 March On 30 Marchthe developers announced that Wembley Stadium would not be ready until On 19 June it was announced that the turf had been laid.

On 19 October it was announced that the venue was now set to open in early after the dispute between the Football Association and Multiplex had finally been settled. For the new stadium the level of the pitch was lowered.

During excavation of the new playing field, mechanical diggers unearthed a buried obstruction: Only the base of the tower was ever built before being abandoned and demolished in ; the site was later used as the location for the first Wembley Stadium.

The official Wembley Stadium website had announced that the stadium would be open for public viewing for local residents of Brent on 3 Marchhowever this was delayed by two weeks and instead happened on 17 March.

While the stadium had hosted football matches since the handover in March, the stadium was officially opened on Saturday 19 May, with the staging of the FA Cup Final. Eight days before that on Friday 11 May, the statue of Bobby Moore had been unveiled by Sir Bobby Charlton outside the stadium entrance, as the "finishing touch" to the completion of the stadium.

The grass has been relaid ten times since the stadium re-opened in and was relaid again in the summer ofahead of the Community Shield.

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In Aprilthe pitch was again criticised following the FA Cup semi-finalsduring which the players found it difficult to keep their footing and the surface cut up despite the dry conditions.

The then Tottenham Hotspur boss, Harry Redknapp labelled it a "disgrace" after his side's semi-final defeat to Portsmouth. It's probably the worst pitch we've played on all year.

It was not good enough for a Wembley pitch. Michael Owenwho previously criticised the pitch for causing him injury, said that it was much improved.The original Wembley Stadium (/ ˈ w ɛ m b l i /; formerly known as the Empire Stadium) was a football stadium in Wembley Park, London, which stood on the same site now occupied by its successor, the new Wembley Stadium.

Wembley National Stadium Ltd., 11th Floor York House, Empire Way, Wembley, HA9 0WS Other retractable roof over part of the stadium, bed hotel, m2 of office space, London Convention Centre, conference halls, museum, restaurants. Fulham owner Shahid Khan has withdrawn his offer to buy Wembley Stadium from the Football Association after the plan became "divisive".

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