March 11 – Defeated FIFA presidential candidate Sheikh Salman bin Ebrahim Al Khalifa restates support for Gianni Infantino’s mission to clean-up the scandal-ravaged world football federation.
Sept. 18 – Manchester United has announced a five-year extension of its sponsorship with Asian banking group Maybank.
July 11 – The Japan Football Association today signed an MoU with the Vietnam Football Federation to enhance their cooperation in the development of football in both countries.
May 26 – FIFA president Sepp Blatter heads to Palestine and Israel, as relations between the countries’ football federations rapidly declines.
May 13 – Moya Dodd says FIFA’s 209 FAs should include more women on ruling bodies… Criticises France for its continued ban on hijab… The AFC vice-president urges delegates to fight sexism in wake of Richard Scudamore scandal. INSIDER’s Mark Bisson reports from the Soccerex Asian Forum in Jordan.
May 13 – FIFA ExCo members and leading AFC officials are participating in the inaugural Soccerex Asian Forum on the banks of the Dead Sea. Updates on the 2015 Asian Cup Australia and Qatar 2022 will feature. INSIDER’s Mark Bisson reports from Jordan.
Dec. 6 – Sydney Opera House will host the draw for the AFC Asian Cup 2015, the biggest football tournament ever staged in Australia, on March 26.
August 16 – World Football INSIDER rounds up the latest football business news.
August 9 – Sheikh Salman bin Ebrahim Al Khalifa denounces the terrorists behind a bomb explosion in the Pakistani city of Karachi which killed 11 football fans. INSIDER’s Mark Bisson reports.
June 20 – AFC president Sheikh Salman bin Ebrahim Al Khalifa praises Iran, Korea Republic and Australia for booking their places at the 2014 World Cup in Brazil.