March 2 – FIFA revamps its security department in a bid to step up its fight against match-fixing, betting fraud and corruption. Top German police chief Ralf Mutschke was today unveiled as head of the unit… Asian football’s general secretary dismisses Bahrain-Indonesia match-fixing claims. INSIDER’s Mark Bisson reports.

July 29 – Mohamed Bin Hammam’s fight to keep a grip on the presidency of the Asian Football Confederation appears to be over. The AFC executive committee today set the timetable for an extraordinary congress to appoint a new leader… Acting AFC chief Zhang Jilong calls for unity to fight corruption in Asian football. INSIDER’s Mark Bisson reports.