April 6 – Russian PM wants budgets for World Cup stadia construction finalised by June. Today, he urged the country’s football authorities to reverse the slump in the national team’s fortunes and deliver a strong side for the tournament… Diamond producer seeks Russia 2018 sponsorship. INSIDER’s Mark Bisson reports.

April 4 – INSIDER rounds up the ten things you need to know about the global football business today. Including – Bin Hammam urges Blatter to “respect FIFA’s statutes and protect FIFA’s integrity”… Qatari to meet with outgoing FIFA vice-president Chung Mong-joon… Premier League chiefs face football governance inquiry… Record applications for Euro 2012 tickets. INSIDER’s Mark Bisson reports.