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UK- Football club makes bid for Leeds licence – G3 Newswire

LeedsUnitedFootballClubistobidforthelargelicenceupforgrabsinthecitywiththeviewofbringinginanoperatortopartnerwithifitsucceedsinbringingthelicencetoEllandRoad。

TheclubplanstoredevelopitsWestStandtoaccommodatethecasino,whichwouldbeseenasanexcellentwaytogenerateextrarevenuesawayfrommatchdays。

Initialdiscussionshavealreadytakenplacewithseveralpossibleoperators。

ClubchiefexecutiveShaunHarveysaid:“ThepotentialofthecasinocomingtoLeedsUnitedisanexcitingoneandfitsperfectlywithinourbusinessplanofincreasingrevenuestreamsonnon-matchdays,bothinisolationandtocomplementeitherourexistingfacilitiesorthosethatareplanned。

Theincreaseinnon-matchdayincomewillallowustofurtherinvestonthefieldtoseethereturnofPremierLeaguefootballatEllandRoad。



OtherbiddersinLeedssofarincludeGlobalGamingVentures,whichwantstodevelopinthenew£600mEastgateQuarters?

GrosvenorCasino,whichwantstobuildonasiteboundedbyEastgate,WestYorkshirePlayhouseandPlayhouseSquareasthecentre’shome。

LondonClubsLeedswantstheexistingAleacasinoatClarenceDocktoaccommodatethelicence。

Rushbond,meanwhile,hasmadethecasinopartofitsplansfortheredevelopmentoftheformerMajestyknightclubonCitySquare。

LeedsCityCouncilwillannouncewhothesuccessfulbidderisinspring2013。