Karren Brady has used her column in The Sun to declare that hearing ‘Bubbles’ ring around the London Stadium at the opening game was more emotional than she could ever have imagined.
In fact she explained: “I make no bones about it, when ‘Bubbles’ rung out for the first time, I had a lump in my throat.”
And she writes: “It was the end of one journey and the start of another. A journey that I hope will see this football club rise to the very top.
It has the heart, the history, the fan base and now the stadium. It was a landmark moment that we’ve been working towards for six long years. A moment that many thought would never come.
But it’s one that I’m immensely proud of and always will be — in fact, I think it is my greatest achievement
We were determined to reach out to a younger demographic and our unprecedented pricing model said as much.
At a time when there is more money in the game than ever before, we were wholeheartedly committed to affordable football.”