Aug. 18 – Brazil are on course to win their fifth U-20 World Cup title, while Portugal are hoping to break records in Saturday’s final… Workers revamping Rio’s Maracana stadium for the 2014 World Cup have gone on strike… Poland and Ukraine are set to simplify the visa regime between the two countries for Euro 2012. INSIDER’s Mark Bisson reports.

Aug. 2 – INSIDER’s Matthew Grayson rounds up the latest global football business news – FIFA president says timing of 2022 World Cup totally up to hosts… Colombia tops France as FIFA U-20 World Cup gets underway… Emirates signs five-year sponsorship deal with Real Madrid.