More than 500,000 expected at Old Trafford's Olympic matches

Nine Olympic football matches will be held at Old Trafford, including semi-finals in the mens and women's events.

532,000 people are expected to attend and the North West is expected to gain £1.2bn from these games, mainly through construction and tourism.


Olympics 2012

The London 2012 Olympics are upon us and among Team GB are more than 75 athletes from the North West.