June 24 – FIFA General Secretary says he’s “not ashamed about what we are doing” in Brazil … Poor turnout at U-20 World Cup in Turkey disappoints FIFA … More inside this Newsdesk …

April 26 – Bahrain’s Sheikh Salman tells World Football INSIDER he’s “very confident” of getting the 31 votes required in the AFC presidential election next week to become one of the most powerful leaders in world football. INSIDER’s Mark Bisson spoke to him.

March 21 – Asian Football Confederation presidential candidate Yousuf Al Serkal tells World Football INSIDER he supports a switch to a winter World Cup in Qatar… UAE football chief says AFC presidential race remains “neck and neck”. INSIDER’s Mark Bisson reports.