April 5 – Budget covers 2018 World Cup costs but not construction or infrastructure expenses… Research by Dutch professional footballers’ association indicates preference for grass over artificial turf… New Zealand bound for women’s Olympic tournament. INSIDER’s Matthew Grayson reports.

24/2/2011 FIFA president Sepp Blatter expresses support for New Zealand people affected by devastating earthquake… 2012 Olympics test for City of Coventry Stadium… Football venues confirmed for Rio 2016 Olympics. INSIDER’s Mark Bisson reports.