Jan. 18 – Organisers of the 2022 World Cup insist Qatar will follow international labour law on all construction projects… Discussions between FIFA and the European Club Association are underway that may lead to clubs being paid a larger chunk of World Cup revenue. INSIDER’s Matthew Grayson reports.

Sept. 8 – UEFA to impose strict penalties on clubs who flout its Financial Fair Play regulations… Football Federation Australia’s final financial report on its failed 2022 World Cup bid reveals it spent virtually all $48.2m government grant – gaining just one FIFA vote… Blatter calls for Slovakia to build new national stadium… Jordan FA offers bonuses for 2014 World Cup qualifying wins. INSIDER’s Christian Radnedge reports.

2/3/2010 Ivan Gazidis tells an audience at the Soccerex European Forum that club owners need to adopt a more collaborative approach to guarantee financial stability… Chelsea’s finance director reveals its results for the year to date are “significantly cash positive”… MLS chief praises Beckham contribution to US soccer.