Feb. 23 – Organisers of the Jordan football conference have rescheduled the second edition to avoid clashing with CONCACAF’s congress and to boost the number of Asian delegates. Mark Bisson reports.
May 14 – Former Arsenal vice-chairman David Dein backs FA chairman Greg Dyke’s shake-up of English football…Dein also comments on Arsenal’s season and Arsene Wenger’s future. INSIDER’s Mark Bisson reports from the Soccerex Asian Forum.
May 13 – FIFA ExCo member Moya Dodd tells INSIDER it’s time for sexism to be treated as seriously as racism in the game, in the wake of sexist remarks made by Premier League CEO. UK’s sports and equalities minister Helen Grant blasts Richard Scudamore. INSIDER’s Mark Bisson reports from Soccerex in Jordan
VISA, the world’s leading global payments technology firm and one of FIFA’s Global Partners , have confirmed they will be part of the conference programme at the inaugural Soccerex Asian Forum (28-29 July, Singapore). Fernando de Matos, Director Sponsorships and Alliances, VISA International Asia Pacific Region, will speak on a panel entitled “Respect the market
Gerard Houllier (Technical Director, French Football Federation) and Albert Capellas (Senior Youth Coordinator, FC Barcelona) have joined the illustrious speaker line-up at this summer’s Soccerex Asian Forum in Singapore. Both speakers have an incredible pedigree in unearthing globally renowned players and will speak on a session entitled “Player Development: the identification and progression of talent”.
22/3/2010 World Football Insider rounds up the 10 things you need to know about the global football business today.