Wembley


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Wembley

(ˈwɛmblɪ)
n
(Placename) part of the Greater London borough of Brent: site of the English national soccer stadium, replaced by the larger multi-purpose Wembley Stadium in 2007

Wem•bley

(ˈwɛm bli)

n.
a former borough, now part of Brent, in SE England, near London.
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Noun1.Wembley - a southeastern part of Greater London that is the site of the English national soccer stadium
British capital, capital of the United Kingdom, Greater London, London - the capital and largest city of England; located on the Thames in southeastern England; financial and industrial and cultural center
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Wembley had come to these parts years ago, I'd have seen myself in my grave before I'd have married a publican.
JERMAINE Eluemunor returns to London this week hoping to make his NFL bow at Wembley, the venue where his American football fascination started.
BURNLEY boss Sean Dyche believes Wembley has lost a bit of its edge because so many games are played there.
THE CLUB Ground: Wembley Stadium Nickname: The Lilywhites/Spurs NEED TO KNOW Sat Nav: Wembley Stadium, Wembley, London, HA9 0WS Capacity: 90,000 Away allocation: 3,000 Distance from Liverpool: 215 miles Where to drink: There's plenty of pubs and bars around the Wembley area with The Green Man on Dagmar Avenue always a popular haunt.
And now, people are saying that Wembley is too big?
IF you're lucky enough to have tickets for the SkyBet Championship Play-Off final at Wembley, you'll want to know where to drink beforehand.
Tottenham Hotspur will successfully adapt to playing at Wembley next season when it becomes their temporary home despite their struggles at the national stadium in recent years, their coach Mauricio Pochettino said on Friday.
TOTTENHAM will complete a good part of their pre-season training for the 2017-18 campaign at Wembley - as Mauricio Pochettino hatches a plan to help them settle quickly into their new surroundings.
Khalaf Ahmad Al-Habtoor, chairman of Al-Habtoor Group, said that he has purchased the Hilton London Wembley in a move to boost the group's international hospitality portfolio.
WANTED: a trophy sitter to look after the FA Cup at Wembley next Saturday.
Walk down Wembley (Olympic) Way: Most, but not all fans, will arrive at Wembley Park station and walk to the stadium along Wembley Way, officially called Olympic Way.