2/12/10 England 2018’s slick presentation to FIFA featuring David Beckham wins praise from Sepp Blatter… Russia’s pitch touting plans to take the World Cup to eastern Europe for the first time fails to inspire. INSIDER’s Mark Bisson and James Corbett report from Zurich.

29/9/2010 David Beckham says he has no plans to return to AC Milan when the Major League Soccer season finishes in November. The LA Galaxy star also still holds out hope that he can prolong his England career… Praise for 2011 AFC Asian Cup Qatar organisers with 100 days to go… CAF denounces fake nominee list.