- 2 updates
- Arsenal applied to increase the number of concerts from three to six
- Islington Council rejected the application and a planning inspector dismissed the club's appeal
- The inspector said Arsenal 'could not plead poverty', particularly after buying players such as Mesut Ozil for £43 million
Arsenal has launched a legal battle over a limit on the number of concerts that can be held at the Emirates Stadium.
Arsenal wants to double the number of concerts, which help generate hundreds of thousands of pounds extra revenue. But opponents are worried about the noise.