16/10/2010 As they await delayed publication of FIFA’s inspection reports, senior World Cup bid officials speak about the huge technical demands placed upon their teams. INSIDER’s James Corbett reports.
16/3/2010 Australia’s World Cup bid team agrees on the “principles of compensation” to rival football codes… FIFA orders the 2018/2022 bids to “respect fair play” during the final months of their campaigns.
15/3/2010 Dispute between rival football codes that threatened Australia’s World Cup bid looks to be resolved… Holland-Belgium seeks support of Nicolas Leoz and Ricardo Teixeira… Elland Road boost for England 2018… Indonesia leader resists journalists’ coup.
7/12/09 Football Federation Australia CEO Ben Buckley was forced Monday to counter another barrage of attacks from rival football codes over the country’s World Cup bid plans. WFI’s Anthony Stavrinos reports from Sydney.
The leading business convention for football starts in South Africa…Ethiopia suspended from competition after talks with FIFA fail…PFA voices opposition to home drug tests