July 18 – Russian FA confirms talks are ongoing but denies deal with Fabio Capello has been reached… Bayern Munich boss says Sepp Blatter’s credibility is running low… UEFA operations director Martin Kallen cites “outstanding tournament” and “great party”. INSIDER’s Matthew Grayson reports.

March 31 – Bundesliga CEO Christian Seifert says that foreign owners have a conflict of interest with the national teams that represent the countries their clubs play in… UEFA’s financial fair play rules may favour the German game. INSIDER’s James Corbett reports from the Soccerex European Forum in Manchester.