GAA row in behind Maze/ Long Kesh, rule out Belfast stadium

The largest sporting organisation in Ireland and the one most likely to put the most ‘bums on seats’ (and, ergo, generate most revenue) in any new multi-sports stadium, the Gaelic Athletic Association, has firmly ruled out support for a stadium sited in Belfast. The news comes as troubled DUP DCAL Minister, Edwin Poots, continues to face internal opposition from within the DUP at the proposals for the Maze/ Long Kesh site. UPDATE …OR so the Minister says. As George has pointed out, the reported comments attributed to the GAA have been made by Edwin Poots today.