<![CDATA[FIFA.com - Organisation - Football Development]]>http://www.fifa.com/index.htmlenCopyright ©1994 - 2014 FIFA. All rights reservedTue, 16 Dec 2014 13:06:00 GMTThu, 18 Dec 2014 17:24:52 GMTFIFA.comFIFA.comhttp://www.fifa.com/imgml/rssheader.gif http://www.fifa.com/index.html13928FIFA.com RSS<![CDATA[Big plans come to fruition for little Guam]]>http://www.fifa.com/aboutfifa/footballdevelopment/news/newsid=2492712/index.html?cid=rssfeed&att=Tue, 16 Dec 2014 13:06:00 GMTArea=Football DevelopmentSection=FootballKind=News<![CDATA[Football turf maintenance seminar in Singapore]]>http://www.fifa.com/aboutfifa/footballdevelopment/news/newsid=2489363/index.html?cid=rssfeed&att=Tue, 16 Dec 2014 09:28:00 GMTArea=Football DevelopmentSection=Pitch & EquipmentKind=News<![CDATA[Leaders maintain charge for glory]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=FIFA.com reviews the latest women’s club football news from around the globe on a strong weekend for the frontrunners in Australia, France, Germany and Belgium/Netherlands.]]>Tue, 16 Dec 2014 08:30:00 GMTArea=Football DevelopmentSection=WomenKind=News<![CDATA[Women's football figures descend on Delhi]]>http://www.fifa.com/aboutfifa/footballdevelopment/women/news/newsid=2492790/index.html?cid=rssfeed&att=Mon, 15 Dec 2014 12:07:00 GMTArea=Football DevelopmentSection=WomenKind=News<![CDATA[Vanuatu exploring Oceania's potential]]>http://www.fifa.com/aboutfifa/footballdevelopment/technicalsupport/beachsoccer/news/newsid=2491386/index.html?cid=rssfeed&att=Fri, 12 Dec 2014 09:51:00 GMTArea=Football DevelopmentSection=Beach SoccerKind=News<![CDATA[PSG avoid slip-up, Pride crowned champions again]]>http://www.fifa.com/aboutfifa/footballdevelopment/women/news/newsid=2489665/index.html?cid=rssfeed&att=Tue, 09 Dec 2014 11:32:00 GMTArea=Football DevelopmentSection=WomenKind=News<![CDATA[Landmark progress in Djibouti as Licence Plus implemented]]>http://www.fifa.com/aboutfifa/footballdevelopment/projects/news/newsid=2488034/index.html?cid=rssfeed&att=The launch of the 'Licence Plus' the online system of registering players, has marked a new dawn of development in the growing football nation of Djibouti. 

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Fri, 05 Dec 2014 08:29:00 GMTArea=Football DevelopmentSection=ProjectsKind=News
<![CDATA[New app hoping to help prevent Sudden Cardiac Death]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=A new campaign to help identify and treat sudden cardiac arrest (SCA) on the football field hopes that its new app will be the first step to saving lives should emergencies strike.

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Tue, 02 Dec 2014 14:40:00 GMTArea=Football DevelopmentSection=MedicalKind=News
<![CDATA[Leaders show class, Japan clubs show style]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=FIFA.com reviews this week’s women’s club football news with the latest from Australia, Japan, New Zealand and Germany where European champions Wolfsburg continue to be a step ahead of the pack.]]>Tue, 02 Dec 2014 06:50:00 GMTArea=Football DevelopmentSection=WomenKind=News<![CDATA[Live Your Goals in November ]]>http://www.fifa.com/aboutfifa/footballdevelopment/women/liveyourgoals/news/newsid=2485954/index.html?cid=rssfeed&att=FIFA.com looks back at last month’s activities.]]>Mon, 01 Dec 2014 13:00:00 GMTArea=Football DevelopmentSection=Live your goalsKind=News<![CDATA[Del Bosque helps Madrid kick off Live Your Goals Tour]]>/womensworldcup/news/y=2014/m=12/news=del-bosque-helps-madrid-kick-off-live-your-goals-tour-2486143.htmlMon, 01 Dec 2014 12:32:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA Women's World Cup Canada 2015<![CDATA[Women’s round-up: November 2014]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Mon, 01 Dec 2014 11:08:00 GMTArea=Football DevelopmentSection=WomenKind=News<![CDATA[FIFA hosts elite referees seminar]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Mon, 01 Dec 2014 10:51:00 GMTArea=Football DevelopmentSection=RefereeingKind=News<![CDATA[Brilliant Orange, boosts for France, Norway]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=FIFA.com looks at the latest in women’s international football highlighted by the Netherlands’ landmark achievement in qualifying for the FIFA Women’s World Cup, while there were promising signs for Norway, France and host nation Canada.]]>Fri, 28 Nov 2014 09:01:00 GMTArea=Football DevelopmentSection=WomenKind=News<![CDATA[Women’s World Cup trophy to visit Madrid ]]>/womensworldcup/news/y=2014/m=11/news=women-s-world-cup-trophy-to-visit-madrid-2480213.htmlWould you like to have your photo taken with a World Cup trophy? Well, get yourself down to Madrid on 29 or 30 November.

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Thu, 27 Nov 2014 16:56:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA Women's World Cup Canada 2015
<![CDATA[Application period for new test institutes for football turf now open ]]>http://www.fifa.com/aboutfifa/footballdevelopment/news/newsid=2480075/index.html?cid=rssfeed&att=Thu, 27 Nov 2014 08:28:00 GMTArea=Football DevelopmentSection=Pitch & EquipmentKind=News<![CDATA[Play-off final still perfectly poised ]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=FIFA.com brings you all the latest international women’s football news. ]]>Mon, 24 Nov 2014 11:43:00 GMTArea=Football DevelopmentSection=WomenKind=News<![CDATA[Simmons: Women’s football has become unrecognisable]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=FIFA.com on the back of a sell-out crowd at Wembley to give her insight on how women’s football has transformed in the last four years.]]>Mon, 24 Nov 2014 09:55:00 GMTArea=Football DevelopmentSection=WomenKind=News<![CDATA[FIFA lend administrative expertise to CFA]]>http://www.fifa.com/aboutfifa/footballdevelopment/education/news/newsid=2477393/index.html?cid=rssfeed&att=A seven-person FIFA delegation recently offered administrative expertise to the Chinese Football Association in an effort to improve football development in the country.

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Fri, 21 Nov 2014 17:28:00 GMTArea=Football DevelopmentSection=EducationKind=News
<![CDATA[India win South Asian Women's Championship]]>http://www.fifa.com/aboutfifa/footballdevelopment/women/news/newsid=2477409/index.html?cid=rssfeed&att=Fri, 21 Nov 2014 13:29:00 GMTArea=Football DevelopmentSection=WomenKind=News<![CDATA[Costa Rica: Registration for the 7th UCR/FIFA/CIES Programme ]]>http://www.fifa.com/aboutfifa/footballdevelopment/education/news/newsid=2477321/index.html?cid=rssfeed&att=Fri, 21 Nov 2014 08:13:00 GMTArea=Football DevelopmentSection=EducationKind=News<![CDATA[Joy for PSG, glory for Perth]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=FIFA.com’s latest look at women’s club football visits three continents and is highlighted by the ongoing rise of Paris Saint-Germain, Perth Glory soaring to new heights and Urawa Red Diamonds on the verge of success.]]>Tue, 18 Nov 2014 08:22:00 GMTArea=Football DevelopmentSection=WomenKind=News<![CDATA[Doha hosts elite referees seminar]]>http://www.fifa.com/aboutfifa/footballdevelopment/technicalsupport/refereeing/news/newsid=2475869/index.html?cid=rssfeed&att=With the countdown to the 2018 FIFA World Cup Russia now underway, FIFA has organised a second Elite AFC, CAF and OFC Referees Seminar in the Aspire Sports Centre in the Qatari capital Doha.

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Mon, 17 Nov 2014 14:58:00 GMTArea=Football DevelopmentSection=RefereeingKind=News
<![CDATA[Jordan building stars of tomorrow through LYG]]>http://www.fifa.com/aboutfifa/footballdevelopment/women/liveyourgoals/news/newsid=2474538/index.html?cid=rssfeed&att=Jordan continue to show they are at the forefront of women's football in west Asia with the 2016 FIFA U-17 Women's World Cup hosts the latest nation to conduct a FIFA Live Your Goals programme.

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Fri, 14 Nov 2014 16:28:00 GMTArea=Football DevelopmentSection=Live your goalsKind=News
<![CDATA[FIFA President Blatter completes Saudi Arabia visit]]>http://www.fifa.com/aboutfifa/organisation/president/news/newsid=2474534/index.html?cid=rssfeed&att=Fri, 14 Nov 2014 08:45:00 GMTArea=OrganisationSection=PresidentKind=News<![CDATA[Sanderson, Sampson and Sir Alex ]]>/womensworldcup/news/y=2014/m=11/news=sanderson-sampson-and-sir-alex-2473951.htmlFIFA.com about reigniting her international career under Mark Sampson, hopes for Canada 2015 and an unlikely chance meeting with Sir Alex Ferguson.]]>Thu, 13 Nov 2014 13:53:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA Women's World Cup Canada 2015<![CDATA[Fruitful seminar in Dubai]]>http://www.fifa.com/aboutfifa/footballdevelopment/technicalsupport/beachsoccer/news/newsid=2473623/index.html?cid=rssfeed&att=FIFA, in collaboration with Beach Soccer Worldwide (BSWW), organised a beach soccer instructors seminar in Dubai from 4 to 7 November 2014.

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Tue, 11 Nov 2014 17:18:00 GMTArea=Football DevelopmentSection=Beach SoccerKind=News
<![CDATA[Prolific strikers and mirrored tables]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=FIFA.com takes a look at the recent developments in the world of women's club football, with Bayern Munich replicating their male counterparts as Bundesliga leaders and Lyon's much-anticipated clash with Paris Saint-Germain ending in stalemate.

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Tue, 11 Nov 2014 13:08:00 GMTArea=Football DevelopmentSection=WomenKind=News
<![CDATA[Success stories help shape future of women’s football]]>http://www.fifa.com/aboutfifa/footballdevelopment/women/news/newsid=2471093/index.html?cid=rssfeed&att=Fri, 07 Nov 2014 13:33:00 GMTArea=Football DevelopmentSection=WomenKind=News<![CDATA[Proud Guam strive for fresh highs]]>http://www.fifa.com/aboutfifa/footballdevelopment/women/news/newsid=2471744/index.html?cid=rssfeed&att=FIFA.com takes a look at women’s football in the tiny northern Pacific Ocean nation of Guam where the national federation are proving that ambitious planning can pay dividends.]]>Thu, 06 Nov 2014 11:27:00 GMTArea=Football DevelopmentSection=WomenKind=News<![CDATA[NMMU welcomes a South African football legend]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Thu, 06 Nov 2014 11:07:00 GMTArea=Football DevelopmentSection=EducationKind=News<![CDATA[Season finale loom, France’s big two meet]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=FIFA.com rounds up the latest women’s club action including a colossal match-up in France, and unexpected struggles for the big clubs in Japan and Australia.]]>Tue, 04 Nov 2014 07:44:00 GMTArea=Football DevelopmentSection=WomenKind=News<![CDATA[Live Your Goals in October ]]>http://www.fifa.com/aboutfifa/footballdevelopment/women/liveyourgoals/news/newsid=2470353/index.html?cid=rssfeed&att=FIFA.com takes a look at the initiatives in Malta and Moldova.]]>Mon, 03 Nov 2014 15:31:00 GMTArea=Football DevelopmentSection=Live your goalsKind=News<![CDATA[Women’s round-up: October 2014]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=FIFA.com rounds up the action in the world of women's football, with several sides booking their tickets to the FIFA Women's World Cup, Liverpool holding onto their FA Women's Super League title and the FIFA Ballon d'Or shorlists being announced.]]>Sat, 01 Nov 2014 12:17:00 GMTArea=Football DevelopmentSection=WomenKind=News<![CDATA[Italy, Netherlands stay in hunt, Japan on form]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=This week saw Italy and the Netherlands win through to the final of the European play-offs for the FIFA Women’s World Cup Canada 2015. FIFA.com has the details on their progress and the latest friendlies.

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Fri, 31 Oct 2014 12:49:00 GMTArea=Football DevelopmentSection=WomenKind=News
<![CDATA[FIFA receives bidding documents for 2019 FIFA Women’s World Cup]]>http://www.fifa.com/aboutfifa/footballdevelopment/women/news/newsid=2463723/index.html?cid=rssfeed&att=Thu, 30 Oct 2014 13:01:00 GMTArea=Football DevelopmentSection=WomenKind=News<![CDATA[Valcke: FIFA’s committed to ensuring top-level conditions]]>/womensworldcup/news/y=2014/m=10/news=valcke-fifa-s-committed-to-ensuring-top-level-conditions-2463375.htmlFIFA Secretary-General Jérôme Valcke speaks to FIFA.com about the importance of Canada 2015 and explains what FIFA is doing to ensure it offer's excellent playing conditions.

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Wed, 29 Oct 2014 17:48:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA Women's World Cup Canada 2015
<![CDATA[Graduation ceremony at Cheikh Anta Diop University ]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Wed, 29 Oct 2014 07:53:00 GMTArea=Football DevelopmentSection=EducationKind=News<![CDATA[Statement on the Ebola epidemic]]>http://www.fifa.com/aboutfifa/footballdevelopment/medical/news/newsid=2462740/index.html?cid=rssfeed&att=Tue, 28 Oct 2014 12:11:00 GMTArea=Football DevelopmentSection=MedicalKind=News<![CDATA[Euro contenders jostle as France, Japan shine]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=FIFA.com wraps up the weekend’s European play-offs as four contenders battle for one Canada 2015 ticket, while France and Japan collected morale-boosting international wins.]]>Mon, 27 Oct 2014 07:39:00 GMTArea=Football DevelopmentSection=WomenKind=News<![CDATA[Regional seminars cover turf care techniques]]>http://www.fifa.com/aboutfifa/footballdevelopment/news/newsid=2460337/index.html?cid=rssfeed&att=As FIFA continues to help install Football Turf around the globe, there is also the requirement to help maintain them too, which is why regular maintenance seminars are held to help Member Associations.

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Fri, 24 Oct 2014 13:00:00 GMTArea=Football DevelopmentSection=Pitch & EquipmentKind=News
<![CDATA[Prolific Ross eyes history for Scotland ]]>/womensworldcup/news/y=2014/m=10/news=prolific-ross-eyes-history-for-scotland-2461261.htmlFIFA.com about her career thus far and Scotland's upcoming Canada 2015 play-off against the Netherlands.]]>Fri, 24 Oct 2014 09:17:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA Women's World Cup Canada 2015<![CDATA[Bayern hit the front, Lyon & PSG march in step ]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=FIFA.com brings you the latest news from the world of women’s club football with Europe and Australia providing our focus this week.]]>Tue, 21 Oct 2014 12:52:00 GMTArea=Football DevelopmentSection=WomenKind=News<![CDATA[Portia Modise: South Africa's centurion in numbers]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=FIFA.com about her stellar career and the ongoing CAF Africa Women's Championship.]]>Mon, 20 Oct 2014 10:26:00 GMTArea=Football DevelopmentSection=WomenKind=News<![CDATA[Referees gear up for Russia with Chile seminar]]>http://www.fifa.com/aboutfifa/footballdevelopment/technicalsupport/refereeing/news/newsid=2457903/index.html?cid=rssfeed&att=Thu, 16 Oct 2014 16:33:00 GMTArea=Football DevelopmentSection=RefereeingKind=News<![CDATA[Heath: Germany 2011 was heartbreaking ]]>/womensworldcup/news/y=2014/m=10/news=heath-germany-2011-was-heartbreaking-2456539.html As USA midfielder Tobin Heath and the Stars and Stripes get their CONCACAF Women's Championship underway, the Portland Thorns star is eager to put memories from the Germany 2011 final behind her. ]]>Wed, 15 Oct 2014 14:36:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA Women's World Cup Canada 2015<![CDATA[FIFA/CIES launch first Programme in Abu Dhabi]]>http://www.fifa.com/aboutfifa/footballdevelopment/education/news/newsid=2456933/index.html?cid=rssfeed&att=Tue, 14 Oct 2014 14:48:00 GMTArea=Football DevelopmentSection=EducationKind=News<![CDATA[Reds triumph, Frankfurt shocked]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=FIFA.com reviews the latest women’s club football news from across the globe headlined by Liverpool retaining their crown in dramatic fashion, plus some stunning results both in the UEFA Women’s Champions League and in Australia.]]>Tue, 14 Oct 2014 11:07:00 GMTArea=Football DevelopmentSection=WomenKind=News<![CDATA[FIFA look to get cameras rolling in Djibouti]]>http://www.fifa.com/aboutfifa/footballdevelopment/news/newsid=2455163/index.html?cid=rssfeed&att=Fri, 10 Oct 2014 10:12:00 GMTArea=Football DevelopmentSection=PerformanceKind=News<![CDATA[African women set to battle for World Cup place]]>/womensworldcup/news/y=2014/m=10/news=african-women-set-to-battle-for-world-cup-place-2455068.htmlFri, 10 Oct 2014 04:49:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA Women's World Cup Canada 2015<![CDATA[Orange Lionesses planning to roar into history]]>/womensworldcup/news/y=2014/m=10/news=orange-lionesses-planning-to-roar-into-history-2454831.htmlFIFA.com takes a look at the Netherlands as they aim to create a landmark achievement by qualifying for their maiden FIFA Women’s World Cup and providing a boost for women’s football in the Low Country.]]>Thu, 09 Oct 2014 06:20:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA Women's World Cup Canada 2015