July 10 – Mahmud Sarsak returns home to Gaza after Israel detained the Palestinian midfielder for three years without trial… First VP Suketu Patel says CAF is “spoilt for choice” with AFCON 2013… Besiktas lose CAS appeal. INSIDER’s Matthew Grayson reports.

July 13 – UEFA is monitoring the widening Turkish match-fixing investigation but will wait for the country’s FA to deliver any evidence of corruption before deciding whether to ban clubs from European competition… Brazil in danger of being knocked out of Copa America championships.