FIFA's decision to remove its ethics team is a "setback in the fight against corruption", according to dismissed investigator Cornel Borbely.
FIFA are to investigate the world-record transfer of Paul Pogba to Manchester United, a source at world football's governing body said.
FIFA bosses recommended replacing the ethics judge who helped bring down Sepp Blatter and Michel Platini, sources at football's governing body said.
FIFA president Gianni Infantino claimed that the finances of football's governing body were "extremely solid", despite it posting a $369m loss.
Moscow admitted that the lack of interest in the World Cup dress rehearsal was a worry.
Brazil surged to the top of the FIFA world rankings for the first time in seven years, made all the sweeter as it usurped great rivals Argentina.
Consumer electronics giant Hisense has become an official sponsor of the 2018 World Cup, becoming the second Chinese company to join hands with FIFA.
Fifa has released its plan for a six-nation qualifying tournament to determine the last two places out of 48 teams for the 2026 World Cup.