July 11 – FIFA, World Anti-Doping Agency meet … Ibrox Stadium in Glasgow gets Wi-Fi … EPFL, Council of Europe double down against spectator violence … More inside this Newsdesk …
April 23 – The Council of Europe has slammed Sepp Blatter’s management of the ISL scandal in a report that reveals two senior FIFA officials received $15.5 million in kickbacks from the football governing body’s now-defunct marketing partner. INSIDER’s Mark Bisson reports.
March 7 – Sepp Blatter faces calls for an investigation into his unopposed re-election that was mired in controversy and for the FIFA to publish documents relating to the collapse of ISL… FIFA hits back, saying Council of Europe committee draft resolution contains “inaccuracies”. INSIDER’s Mark Bisson reports.
Sept. 29 – UEFA president applauds Council of Europe for recommending countries criminalise match-rigging… Hicham El Amrani is confirmed as secretary general of the Confederation of African Football… Asian Football Confederation supports a possible joint bid for 2030 World Cup.