Football has preached transparency and good governance but it falls behind the IOC when it comes to implementing it.
Campaign could be scuppered before it begins without support of Asia.
Platini is the hot favourite to succeed Sepp Blatter.
Whispers growing louder that Uefa chief will stand for election next year.
Jerome Valcke expects to leave Fifa when Sepp Blatter's successor is elected.
Vladimir Putin promises a warm welcome, as Sepp Blatter confirms Russia will host the 2018 finals.
Vocal critic of racism in Russian football will not appear at World Cup draw.
Sepp Blatter has once again played the 'reform' card, but the much-needed root and branch overhaul of the Fifa structure must wait.
Looking back on the career of Alcides Ghiggia, one of only three men to have silenced the Maracana.
Fifa insists there is a distinction between the way it operates and the behaviour of corrupt individuals. No one is listening though...