July 21 – Mohamed Bin Hammam, the FIFA Executive Committee member suspended over bribery allegations, hits back at “clear attempts to besmirch my name in the public domain” and pledges to prove his innocence when he faces an ethics committee hearing in Zurich on Friday. INSIDER’s Mark Bisson reports.

18/10/2010 World Football Insider rounds up the 10 things you need to know about the global football business today.