Dec.2 – English FA head of media relations Scott Field will join the British Olympic Association in February.
April 3 – British Olympic Association expresses disappointment at scrapping of plans for Great Britain football teams to compete at Rio Olympics. Mark Bisson reports.
June 28 – London 2012 chief executive Paul Deighton tells World Football INSIDER he’s “relaxed” about the challenging task of selling 1.2 million tickets for the Olympic football competitions in just four weeks… David Beckham “very disappointed” after not being selected for Team GB squad. Mark Bisson reports.
Jan. 17 – Former England captain David Beckham and Manchester United star Ryan Giggs are among 184 players who have asked to be considered for selection for the British men’s Olympic football team. INSIDER’s Mark Bisson reports.
16/12/10 As UEFA president Michel Platini warns Ukraine that time is running out to complete its Euro 2012 preparations, the co-hosts announced today the opening date for the much-delayed Lviv stadium… Wales, Scotland, Ireland still opposed to fielding players for London 2012 football team. INSIDER’s Mark Bisson reports.