October 16 – Luzhniki Stadium’s renovation will take three and a half years… Commercial zones cut from 2018 World Cup… Plans for African facility to emerge at Soccerex Global Convention… FIFA names preferred turf producers… Infront VIP hospitality deal for Stade de France. INSIDER’s Nick Devlin reports.

Aug. 27 – The lead prosecutor of FIFA’s new ethics committee confirms he will examine the controversial awarding of the 2018 and 2022 World Cups to Russia and Qatar as well as the ISL scandal and corruption allegations involving Sepp Blatter. INSIDER’s Mark Bisson reports.