(WFI) The Gunners unveil the former PSG coach as their replacement for Arsene Wenger.
Nov. 28 – President Michel Platini says UEFA is in an “ongoing debate” about scrapping Europa League, expanding Champions League … FIFA to help rebuild Palestine Stadium … More inside this Newsdesk …
Oct. 7 – Arsenal’s CEO has “some concerns” about UEFA’s Financial Fair Play rules… British sports minister Hugh Robertson calls for radical English FA reforms… AS Roma’s US owner outlines club’s ambitions in America. INSIDER’s Christian Radnedge reports from Leaders in Football in London.
18/8/2010 Football League chairman Greg Clarke issues warning to clubs after new figures reveal soaring agents’ fees… Arsenal Supporters’ Trust believes new fanshare initiative will help prevent takeover bid… Man Utd sign Hong Kong’s PCCW.
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.
2/3/2010 The Soccerex European Forum gets under way in Manchester with representatives from 217 football clubs in attendance. Some of the bids for the 2018 and 2022 World Cup are here in numbers but Australia and Holland-Belgium are notable absentees. WFI editor Mark Bisson reports.
7/8/09 (WFI) Pele urges FIFA to introduce a players’ salary cap and warns that the vast sums of money at the game’s top level threaten its image for future generations.