(WFI) Threats against Lionel Messi at the center of Argentina’s decision to not play Israel in a pre-World Cup friendly.
June 14 – Palestinian FA chief writes to UEFA president Michel Platini over detention-without-trial concerns… FIFA’s Sepp Blatter and Jordan’s Prince Ali pay tributes to former president of Syrian FA killed in attack… BT, BSkyB to share Premier League TV rights beginning with 2013-2014 season. INSIDER’s Matthew Grayson reports.
May 13 – FIFA president Sepp Blatter is to visit Serbia, Israel and Palestine over the weekend… The Swiss tells Gazzetta dello Sport that FIFA will suffer “irreversible damage” if he is not re-elected. INSIDER’s Matthew Grayson reports.