Aug. 5 – Mohamed Bin Hammam says FIFA’s delay in giving reasons for his ban is “suspicious”… Big wins for Argentina and Brazil in FIFA U-20 World Cup… African football boss calls on federations to support starvation-hit region… First professional league for Morocco… West Ham says review of the Olympic Stadium bidding process indicates no evidence of wrongdoing.

Aug. 2 – INSIDER’s Matthew Grayson rounds up the latest global football business news – FIFA president says timing of 2022 World Cup totally up to hosts… Colombia tops France as FIFA U-20 World Cup gets underway… Emirates signs five-year sponsorship deal with Real Madrid.

March 20 – English FA will back neither Bin Hammam nor Blatter, who today takes his re-election campaign to South Africa… New law affects football finance in Colombia… African confederation signs education partner… Mexico’s football league will use new regular-season format and playoff system. INSIDER’s Matthew Grayson reports.