Feb. 6 – Faults found in Belo Horizonte’s newly renovated 2014 World Cup stadium… FIFA announces nominees for female seat on Ex-Co… Hungarian club confirms reports of Europol match-fixing investigation… More inside this Newsdesk …

Nov. 27 – General secretary of German Football Association says proposal for 24-team tournament staged across 12 countries is popular among UEFA members … FIFA to decide which GLT system to use for Brazil 2014 … More inside this Newsdesk …