October 25 – CSKA Moscow faces heat for racist chants during the team’s Champions League match against Manchester City… Sir Alex Ferguson’s autobiography causes a stir in the football world. Compiled by INSIDER’s Nicole Bennett.
May 17 – World Football INSIDER rounds up the week’s press releases from the global football business.
May 8 – Sir Alex Ferguson will retire at season’s end as manager of Manchester United, the Red Devils revealed Wednesday.
Aug. 2 – During United’s pre-season US tour Sir Alex Ferguson was quoted as saying that his team have just got to accept being second best to Barca right now. But don’t believe a word of it. Second best is not in the man’s DNA, writes INSIDER columnist Terry Baddoo.
July 8 – New Chelsea manager Andre Villas Boas believes there’s a direct correlation between building character and self-respect off the field and achievements on it. New INSIDER columnist Terry Baddoo, a former CNN World Sport anchor, offers his assessment.
March 31 – Major League Soccer confirms first-ever participation in World Football Challenge, with Man Utd and Barca the international headliners… USA’s 2022 World Cup bid leader to head second-tier American league. INSIDER’s Matthew Grayson reports from Atlanta.
21/2/2011 World Football INSIDER rounds up the 10 things you need to know about the global football business today.
7/9/10 Manchester United manager Sir Alex Ferguson says England have a “great chance” of winning the race to host the 2018 World Cup finals… New York Mayor Michael Bloomberg hosts a reception for FIFA’s six man inspection team and US host city colleagues… Japan appoint new national coach Alberto Zaccheroni a 2022 bid ambassador
2/9/2010 Manchester United boss Sir Alex Ferguson and Real Madrid manager Jose Mourinho today endorsed the use of additional assistant referees in European competition at a UEFA coaches summit in Nyon… Legacy concerns for Euro 2012 stadia.
16/8/2010 Manchester United manager Sir Alex Ferguson says he has “no problem” with the fan movement seeking to oust the club’s American owners but insists supporters should unite behind the team.