April 25 – UEFA president Michel Platini says no club will be excluded from European competition as part of the first round of financial fair play (FFP) sanctions… Euro 2020 bid dossiers due with UEFA today, with Scotland among bidders.
March 4 – UEFA is investigating 76 clubs for potential breaches of its financial fair play rules. INSIDER’s Nick Devlin reports.
October 11 – Top European clubs could form a breakaway league in 2018… Chelsea’s chairman raises concerns about UEFA’s Financial Fair Play rules… Joey Barton criticises the English FA. INSIDER’s Christian Radnedge reports from Leaders in Football.
August 30 – Premier League will see record summer spending … FIFA concerned about discredited Rio lab … Platini reiterates support for winter World Cup for Qatar … UEFA says Financial Fair Play rules are working with club losses down… More inside.
Jan. 15 – FIFA President raises more questions about summer World Cup in Qatar… Giancarlo Abete re-elected as head of Italian Football Federation… UEFA Ex-Co to discuss Euro 2020, Financial Fair Play and FIFA reforms.
Sept. 12 – European Club Association chairman calls on its members to take Financial Fair Play rules seriously after UEFA announced it is temporarily withholding prize money from 23 clubs, including defending Europa League champs Atletico Madrid. INSIDER’s Hannah Reid 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.
Jan. 25 – Annual losses reported by the top European clubs soared 36% to 1.6 billion euros ($2bn)… UEFA chief Gianni Infantino says the figures should serve as a “wake-up call” ahead of the implementation of new Financial Fair Play rules. INSIDER’s Mark Bisson reports.
Nov. 17 – IMG senior VP and former CEO of Inter Milan Jeff Slack warns UEFA that Financial Fair Play will be “complicated” to get right… Qataris launch match-analysing technology… FIFA’s head of security outlines security vision for future World Cups. INSIDER’s Christian Radnedge reports from Doha.
Sept. 7 – ECA wants FIFA to cut the number of international fixtures… Its president Karl-Heinz Rummenigge (pictured) warns member clubs to take UEFA’s Financial Fair Play regulations seriously… Former FIFA vice president Chung Mong-joon takes a pop at Sepp Blatter’s leadership in his memoir… Brazil 2014 qualifying latest.