May 24 – Hours after Baku is eliminated in the 2020 Olympics race, Azerbaijan teams up with Georgia for Euro 2020 bid. It provides competition for Turkey and a potential bid by Scotland, Wales and the Republic of Ireland for the UEFA tournament… Istanbul 2020 Olympic bid puts increasing pressure on Turkish FA… Qatar also rejected by IOC. INSIDER’s Mark Bisson reports.

March 29 – The leading international leagues have teamed up to launch the World League Association. Board members include Premier League chairman Sir Dave Richards, FIFA Ex-Co member and Thai football boss Worawi Makudi and MLS Commissioner Don Garber… UEFA awards Euro 2012 ceremonies contract. INSIDER’s Mark Bisson reports.

March 8 – The head of Baku’s 2020 Olympics bid tells World Football INSIDER that Azerbaijan is only focusing on its pitch for the Games, denying reports that the country could team up with Georgia in a bid for the Euro 2020 championships. INSIDER’s Mark Bisson reports.