Christophe Dubi

International Olympic Committee Sports Department's Director Christophe Dubi (R) and Ukraine's National Olympic Committee president Sergei Bubka (L) speak as they attend IOC executive board meeting at the SportAccord International Convention in St. Petersburg, on May 31, 2013. (Photo credit should read OLGA MALTSEVA/AFP/Getty Images)

Football Takes Tiny Step Closer To Potential Inclusion In Olympics

A vote on approving football for the Summer Games could take place as early as 2017, with the possibility of the sport joining the Olympics in 2024.