Sept. 4 – Nike to replace Umbro as England’s new kit supplier from next spring, the English FA announces… Official match ball for the Brazil World Cup is dubbed the Brazuca… Nikolay Tolstykh is elected new head of the Russian Football Union. INSIDER’s Mark Bisson reports.

Dec. 1 – Polish Football Association chairman faces allegations relating to corrupt building contract … Transparency International withdraws from FIFA over fears the organization wouldn’t be wholly independent … More from INSIDER’s Christian Radnedge in this Newsdesk.

July 29 – A British parliamentary report says major changes are needed in the governance of football in England to address financial instability and levels of debt… Culture, media and sport committee is hopeful that UEFA’s Financial Fair Play rules will cut reckless spending in Premier League and Football League. INSIDER’s Mark Bisson reports.