Sochi risks becoming a city with some of the most spectacular sporting facilities in the world, but nobody to use them.
The Garcia Report looking into alleged corruption in the 2018 and 2022 World Cup bidding contests has been leaked to Bild, the German tabloid says.
Gab Marcotti reports from Moscow on the atmosphere at the Confederations Cup and Russia's preparations for the 2018 World Cup.
Russia's deputy prime minister Vitaly Mutko says hooliganism will not happen at next year's World Cup like it did in Marseille.
Russia's entire 2014 World Cup squad is under investigation by FIFA after allegations of suspected doping, according to the Mail on Sunday.
Howard Webb says diving players will run the risk of "immediate punishment'' under the introduction of the Video Assistant Referee system.