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Congratulations London!

Posted on 6 July 2005  - 12:00

Tottenham Hotspur (Spurs) Football Club is located in North London. The club is also known as Spurs. Tottenham's home ground is White Hart Lane. The club motto is Audere est Facere (To dare is to do).

Congratulations from the Club to the London bid team after they won the right to stage the Olympics in London in 2012.

London beat Paris in the final vote in Singapore on Wednesday to host the Games after Moscow, New York and then Madrid were eliminated.

Chairman Daniel Levy commented: "Congratulations from the club to the London bid team. This is exactly what the country needs to motivate more young people into participating in sport and we look forward to playing our part."

Skipper Ledley King added: "It's exciting news and will be excellent for the youth of this country. It will be great to see the regeneration of areas of East London."