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Are West Ham 'days away' from Olympic Stadium deal?

West Ham could be just days away from agreeing a deal to move into the London 2012 Olympic stadium. Photo: Anthony Charlton for LOCOG.

West Ham could be just days away from agreeing a deal to move into the London 2012 Olympic stadium.

Officials at the London Legacy Development Corporation gave an upbeat assessment of negotiations with the premiership club.

A spokesman said: "Things are going well but we're not quite there yet."

West Ham is under pressure to conclude a deal before next Tuesday's LLDC board meeting.

The club is understood to have reached agreement on a key demand from City Hall - a profit-sharing deal if West Ham is sold.

The east London club was first named preferred bidder for the stadium two years ago but the negotiations collapsed amid fears of a legal challenge under European law.

West Ham regards its current offer as "fantastic" for the club and east London.