The Brazilian Football Federation (CBF) has a "new locale." The CBF bought a "commercial building" in Rio de Janeiro's Barra da Tijuca neighborhood for $70M. The new site, which will also have a museum, will open in '13 (UOL, 6/27).
MALAYSIA TOUR: Premier League Queens Park Rangers owner Tony Fernandes is taking his club to Malaysia as "part of its pre-season training." The team will play Indonesia's Persebaya Surabaya in Surabaya on July 23 (ASIASPONSORSHIPNEWS.COM, 6/26)