Sept. 4 – Nike to replace Umbro as England’s new kit supplier from next spring, the English FA announces… Official match ball for the Brazil World Cup is dubbed the Brazuca… Nikolay Tolstykh is elected new head of the Russian Football Union. INSIDER’s Mark Bisson reports.

1/9/2010 American Airlines is the latest sponsor of the US World Cup bid, the second partnership announced by the bid this week… Umbro has extended its long-running sponsorship of the England football team until 2018… CONCACAF seeks Brazil 2014 qualifying changes.

20/5/2010 Sportswear manufacturer Umbro inks a sponsorship deal with the England 2018 bid, as World Football Insider predicted earlier today… FIFA secretary general Jerome Valcke rubbishes bribery allegations made by former bid chairman David Triesman about a match-fixing plot at the World Cup.