(WFI) Jiri Dvorak tells INSIDER he regrets the “abrupt” end to his 22 years with FIFA. Christian Radnedge reports from Lausanne.
November 12 – Outgoing WADA chief John Fahey told a press conference in Johannesburg today that Rio will not have an accredited lab for the World Cup, raising concerns about FIFA’s anti-doping operations… Tickets sell out in second sales phase. INSIDER’s Ed Hula III and Mark Bisson report.
October 4 – Britain’s Craig Reedie, the next president of the World Anti-Doping Agency, warns FIFA that it will have to set up its own doping lab for the World Cup and label’s Brazil’s anti-doping efforts “sad”. INSIDER’s Ed Hula III reports.
August 29 – Tottenham’s Gareth Bale close to sealing his dream move to Real Madrid, but Carlo Ancelotti won’t take command of Welshman until Sept. 11… UEFA bans Fenerbahce for match-fixing… Moroccan international gets provisional suspension… More inside.