<![CDATA[FIFA.com - Organisation - Football Development]]>http://www.fifa.com/index.htmlenCopyright ©1994 - 2014 FIFA. All rights reservedFri, 27 Mar 2015 14:28:00 GMTFri, 27 Mar 2015 14:29:52 GMTFIFA.comFIFA.comhttp://www.fifa.com/imgml/rssheader.gif http://www.fifa.com/index.html13928FIFA.com RSS<![CDATA[Officiating seminar a success in Kuantan]]>http://www.fifa.com/aboutfifa/footballdevelopment/technicalsupport/refereeing/news/newsid=2579522/index.html?cid=rssfeed&att=Fri, 27 Mar 2015 14:28:00 GMTArea=Football DevelopmentSection=RefereeingKind=News<![CDATA[CPR 11 app now available in Portuguese]]>http://www.fifa.com/aboutfifa/footballdevelopment/medical/news/newsid=2579445/index.html?cid=rssfeed&att=Fri, 27 Mar 2015 11:47:00 GMTArea=Football DevelopmentSection=MedicalKind=News<![CDATA[USA close on leaders Germany, England gain]]>/fifa-world-ranking/news/y=2015/m=3/news=usa-close-on-leaders-germany-england-gain-2578980.htmlFri, 27 Mar 2015 09:00:00 GMTArea=World RankingSection=Women RankingKind=News<![CDATA[Thalhammer: Austria need more players]]>http://www.fifa.com/aboutfifa/footballdevelopment/women/news/newsid=2578988/index.html?cid=rssfeed&att=Austria’s women’s team coach Dominik Thalhammer spoke to FIFA.com about his side’s recent progress and their hopes of qualifying for a major finals in the near future.  

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Thu, 26 Mar 2015 17:05:00 GMTArea=Football DevelopmentSection=WomenKind=News
<![CDATA[Wolfsburg & Liverpool stumble, Lyon on course ]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Tue, 24 Mar 2015 09:31:00 GMTArea=Football DevelopmentSection=WomenKind=News<![CDATA[Brave Gladiators seal anniversary celebrations]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Mon, 23 Mar 2015 15:58:00 GMTArea=Football DevelopmentSection=WomenKind=News<![CDATA[CONMEBOL to implement ambitious development programme]]>http://www.fifa.com/aboutfifa/news/newsid=2577781/index.html?cid=rssfeed&att=Mon, 23 Mar 2015 13:33:00 GMTArea=Football DevelopmentSection=GenericKind=News<![CDATA[The women's game's organised origins]]>http://www.fifa.com/classicfootball/history/news/newsid=2569439/index.html?cid=rssfeed&att=FIFA.com takes a look at how this London encounter helped make history.]]>Mon, 23 Mar 2015 08:38:00 GMTArea=ClassicSection=HistoryKind=News<![CDATA[RELIVE: 2019 Women's World Cup host announcement]]>http://www.fifa.com/aboutfifa/footballdevelopment/women/news/newsid=2566864/index.html?cid=rssfeed&att=Wed, 18 Mar 2015 17:03:00 GMTArea=Football DevelopmentSection=WomenKind=News<![CDATA[FIFA sets deadline to speed up implementation of pending Goal projects]]>http://www.fifa.com/aboutfifa/footballdevelopment/projects/goalprogramme/news/newsid=2566266/index.html?cid=rssfeed&att=Nineteen new Goal projects - each to receive funding of USD 600,000 - have been approved at a FIFA Development Committee meeting at the Home of FIFA.

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Tue, 17 Mar 2015 16:56:00 GMTArea=Football DevelopmentSection=Goal ProgrammeKind=News
<![CDATA[Rare stumble for Wolfsburg, domestic queens shine]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=FIFA.com looks at the latest in women’s club football, where the favourites were untroubled in Denmark, Spain and Scotland, but a rare defeat for Wolfsburg has created a dramatic title race in Germany.]]>Tue, 17 Mar 2015 07:54:00 GMTArea=Football DevelopmentSection=WomenKind=News<![CDATA[Introduction of a Quality Programme for Electronic Performance and Tracking Systems]]>http://www.fifa.com/aboutfifa/footballdevelopment/news/newsid=2564815/index.html?cid=rssfeed&att=Following positive discussions at the first meetings of the recently established advisory panels of the International Football Association Board decided at its Annual General Meeting on the introduction of a FIFA Quality Programme for Electronic Performance and Tracking Systems.

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Fri, 13 Mar 2015 14:55:00 GMTArea=Football DevelopmentSection=Pitch & EquipmentKind=News
<![CDATA[England emerge victorious in Cyprus]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=FIFA.com brings you a round-up of events from the Mediterranean, as England celebrated victory in the Cyprus Women’s Cup after defeating Women's World Cup hosts Canada in the final.]]>Fri, 13 Mar 2015 09:25:00 GMTArea=Football DevelopmentSection=WomenKind=News<![CDATA[USA come out top in Canada 2015 audition]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=FIFA.com looks back at the action from the prestigious Algarve Cup where nine Canada 2015 participants enjoyed invaluable preparation, but it was USA who once again took home the trophy.]]>Thu, 12 Mar 2015 09:30:00 GMTArea=Football DevelopmentSection=WomenKind=News<![CDATA[USA beat France to win Algarve Cup]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Wed, 11 Mar 2015 19:44:00 GMTArea=Football DevelopmentSection=WomenKind=News<![CDATA[Football turf manual taking shape ]]>http://www.fifa.com/aboutfifa/footballdevelopment/news/newsid=2557049/index.html?cid=rssfeed&att=Tue, 10 Mar 2015 13:18:00 GMTArea=Football DevelopmentSection=Pitch & EquipmentKind=News<![CDATA[First steps towards a futsal standard ]]>http://www.fifa.com/aboutfifa/footballdevelopment/news/newsid=2557044/index.html?cid=rssfeed&att=Tue, 10 Mar 2015 13:14:00 GMTArea=Football DevelopmentSection=Pitch & EquipmentKind=News<![CDATA[Football experts voice need for quotas for women]]>http://www.fifa.com/aboutfifa/footballdevelopment/women/news/newsid=2555749/index.html?cid=rssfeed&att=Fri, 06 Mar 2015 17:37:00 GMTArea=Football DevelopmentSection=WomenKind=News<![CDATA[No let-up at the top]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=FIFA.com brings you the latest developments from the past seven days of women’s club football.]]>Tue, 03 Mar 2015 13:05:00 GMTArea=Football DevelopmentSection=WomenKind=News<![CDATA[Curtain up for star-studded dress rehearsals]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Tue, 03 Mar 2015 10:36:00 GMTArea=Football DevelopmentSection=WomenKind=News<![CDATA[Live Your Goals in February ]]>http://www.fifa.com/aboutfifa/footballdevelopment/women/liveyourgoals/news/newsid=2540929/index.html?cid=rssfeed&att=FIFA.com rounds up all the activities held in February as part of FIFA’s Live Your Goals initiative, which gives girls the world over the chance to take up football.]]>Mon, 02 Mar 2015 12:30:00 GMTArea=Football DevelopmentSection=Live your goalsKind=News<![CDATA[Bright future awaits Jordanian girls after Live Your Goals festival]]>http://www.fifa.com/aboutfifa/footballdevelopment/women/liveyourgoals/news/newsid=2534652/index.html?cid=rssfeed&att=Mon, 02 Mar 2015 11:28:00 GMTArea=Football DevelopmentSection=Live your goalsKind=News<![CDATA[Women in focus: February 2015]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=FIFA.com has paid close attention to the latest events.]]>Fri, 27 Feb 2015 12:14:00 GMTArea=Football DevelopmentSection=WomenKind=News<![CDATA[140,000 youngsters worldwide to join FIFA grassroots festivals by 2018]]>http://www.fifa.com/aboutfifa/footballdevelopment/technicalsupport/grassroots/news/newsid=2534240/index.html?cid=rssfeed&att=Fri, 27 Feb 2015 09:08:00 GMTArea=Football DevelopmentSection=GrassrootKind=News<![CDATA[Improving beach soccer technique in CONCACAF]]>http://www.fifa.com/aboutfifa/footballdevelopment/technicalsupport/beachsoccer/news/newsid=2534330/index.html?cid=rssfeed&att=With the support of FIFA, attendees from 16 members associations from CONCACAF met in Miami between 24-28 February for a Workshop on Beach Soccer Technical Preparation.

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Thu, 26 Feb 2015 17:52:00 GMTArea=Football DevelopmentSection=Beach SoccerKind=News
<![CDATA[AMSSM and FIFA hold second summit on ECG interpretation in athletes ]]>http://www.fifa.com/aboutfifa/footballdevelopment/medical/news/newsid=2532191/index.html?cid=rssfeed&att=Wed, 25 Feb 2015 12:13:00 GMTArea=Football DevelopmentSection=MedicalKind=News<![CDATA[Leading contenders do battle]]>http://www.fifa.com/aboutfifa/footballdevelopment/women/news/newsid=2529243/index.html?cid=rssfeed&att=FIFA.com rounds up all the latest women’s club action headlined by top-of-the-table match-ups in France and Germany.]]>Tue, 24 Feb 2015 06:51:00 GMTArea=Football DevelopmentSection=WomenKind=News<![CDATA[Champs host Live Your Goals Tour]]>/womensworldcup/news/y=2015/m=2/news=champs-host-trophy-tour-2526774.htmlMon, 23 Feb 2015 06:56:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA Women's World Cup Canada 2015<![CDATA[Inspirational Aussie proves football and water mix]]>http://www.fifa.com/aboutfifa/footballdevelopment/women/news/newsid=2525366/index.html?cid=rssfeed&att=FIFA.com, the greater the challenge the more determined she becomes.]]>Thu, 19 Feb 2015 01:10:00 GMTArea=Football DevelopmentSection=WomenKind=News<![CDATA[Roche makes a dash for Houston]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Thu, 19 Feb 2015 00:16:00 GMTArea=Football DevelopmentSection=WomenKind=News<![CDATA[Resounding victories and shattered dreams]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=FIFA.com brings you the latest news from women’s club football, with this edition enjoying a European flavour.]]>Tue, 17 Feb 2015 11:05:00 GMTArea=Football DevelopmentSection=WomenKind=News<![CDATA[Trophy sparkles Down Under]]>/womensworldcup/news/y=2015/m=2/news=trophy-sparkles-down-under-2524759.htmlMon, 16 Feb 2015 07:48:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA Women's World Cup Canada 2015<![CDATA[Japan's Kumagai extends contract with Lyon]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Japanese international Saki Kumagai has extended her contract with Lyon by one year, the French club announced Friday.

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Fri, 13 Feb 2015 20:04:00 GMTArea=Football DevelopmentSection=WomenKind=News
<![CDATA[Aspirants build for Canada success]]>/womensworldcup/news/y=2015/m=2/news=aspirants-build-for-canada-success-2523705.htmlFIFA.com takes a look at some of the action this week across the globe as a host of Canada 2015 contenders fine-tuned their preparations for the June event.]]>Fri, 13 Feb 2015 07:40:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA Women's World Cup Canada 2015<![CDATA[Survey results and application approvals revealed]]>http://www.fifa.com/aboutfifa/footballdevelopment/women/news/newsid=2522643/index.html?cid=rssfeed&att=Wed, 11 Feb 2015 14:06:00 GMTArea=Football DevelopmentSection=WomenKind=News<![CDATA[Futsal handed its first international match calendar]]>http://www.fifa.com/aboutfifa/footballdevelopment/technicalsupport/futsal/news/newsid=2522120/index.html?cid=rssfeed&att=Mon, 09 Feb 2015 08:48:00 GMTArea=Football DevelopmentSection=FutsalKind=News<![CDATA[Peru: Enrolment procedure for the third FIFA/CIES Programme in sport management]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Fri, 06 Feb 2015 11:57:00 GMTArea=Football DevelopmentSection=EducationKind=News<![CDATA[Clairefontaine welcomes the Live Your Goals Tour]]>/womensworldcup/news/y=2015/m=2/news=clairefontaine-welcomes-the-live-your-goals-tour-2521402.htmlThe FIFA Women's World Cup Live Your Goals Tour visited the French National Football Academy where leading figures in French football, media and nearly 200 youngsters watched Les Bleues train at Clairefontaine, celebrating women's football in the country. 

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Fri, 06 Feb 2015 10:55:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA Women's World Cup Canada 2015
<![CDATA[Smith's six of the best]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=FIFA.com pays tribute to retiring England forward Kelly Smith with a look at just some of the many highlights in her glittering career.]]>Wed, 04 Feb 2015 04:39:00 GMTArea=Football DevelopmentSection=WomenKind=News<![CDATA[England women's record scorer Smith bows out]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Tue, 03 Feb 2015 18:54:00 GMTArea=Football DevelopmentSection=WomenKind=News<![CDATA[Hat-trick of centres inaugurated ]]>http://www.fifa.com/aboutfifa/footballdevelopment/medical/news/newsid=2520147/index.html?cid=rssfeed&att=Tue, 03 Feb 2015 12:37:00 GMTArea=Football DevelopmentSection=MedicalKind=News<![CDATA[Barcelona & Standard on course, Brescia on top]]>http://www.fifa.com/aboutfifa/footballdevelopment/women/news/newsid=2520134/index.html?cid=rssfeed&att=FIFA.com ​brings you the latest news from around the world of women's club football, with Atletico Madrid and Ajax's fading title challenges, along with action in the English FA Cup, all taking precedence this month.]]>Tue, 03 Feb 2015 10:37:00 GMTArea=Football DevelopmentSection=WomenKind=News<![CDATA[Somalia set for two new development projects ]]>http://www.fifa.com/aboutfifa/footballdevelopment/projects/news/newsid=2519529/index.html?cid=rssfeed&att=Mon, 02 Feb 2015 16:32:00 GMTArea=Football DevelopmentSection=ProjectsKind=News<![CDATA[New borders for Live Your Goals]]>http://www.fifa.com/aboutfifa/footballdevelopment/women/liveyourgoals/news/newsid=2519425/index.html?cid=rssfeed&att=Mon, 02 Feb 2015 10:55:00 GMTArea=Football DevelopmentSection=Live your goalsKind=News<![CDATA[Canadian quality, Solo ban & awards aplenty]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=After a busy start to the year, including awards, trophies and transfers, the biggest events in the women's game during January are rounded up by FIFA.com.

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Sat, 31 Jan 2015 12:53:00 GMTArea=Football DevelopmentSection=WomenKind=News
<![CDATA[Wickenheiser: Canada will impress the world]]>http://www.fifa.com/womensworldcup/news/newsid=2512360/index.html?cid=rssfeed&att=FIFA.com speaks with Canadian ice hockey icon Hayley Wickenheiser about her love for football and the upcoming FIFA Women's World Cup in her home country.]]>Thu, 29 Jan 2015 08:06:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA Women's World Cup Canada 2015<![CDATA[Frontrunners clipped, challengers push]]>http://www.fifa.com/aboutfifa/footballdevelopment/women/news/newsid=2511654/index.html?cid=rssfeed&att=FIFA.com reviews the latest in women’s club football action with the frontrunners under pressure in Spain and France, as well as in the Belgium/Netherlands league.]]>Tue, 27 Jan 2015 03:47:00 GMTArea=Football DevelopmentSection=WomenKind=News<![CDATA[Roche: Football is my one true love in life ]]>http://www.fifa.com/aboutfifa/footballdevelopment/women/news/newsid=2509703/index.html?cid=rssfeed&att=Republic of Ireland international Stephanie Roche spoke exclusively with FIFA.com about her FIFA Ballon d'Or Gala experience, scoring past Nadine Angerer and the development of the women's game in her country. 

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Wed, 21 Jan 2015 17:03:00 GMTArea=Football DevelopmentSection=WomenKind=News
<![CDATA[Brazil gets behind women's football development]]>/womensworldcup/news/y=2015/m=1/news=women-s-football-development-in-focus-in-brazil-2509752.htmlWed, 21 Jan 2015 14:44:00 GMTArea=Football DevelopmentSection=WomenKind=NewsTournament=FIFA Women's World Cup Canada 2015<![CDATA[Top teams start 2015 with a bang]]>http://www.fifa.com/aboutfifa/footballdevelopment/women/news/newsid=2509104/index.html?cid=rssfeed&att=Tue, 20 Jan 2015 10:48:00 GMTArea=Football DevelopmentSection=WomenKind=News<![CDATA[Three students from Universidad Metropolitana win 2015 FIFA/CIES Network Prize]]>http://www.fifa.com/aboutfifa/footballdevelopment/education/news/newsid=2506297/index.html?cid=rssfeed&att=An international jury consisting of representatives from FIFA, CIES and academia awarded the 2015 FIFA/CIES International University Network Prize to three students from the Universidad Metropolitana (UNIMET) in Caracas (Venezuela).

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Tue, 13 Jan 2015 15:18:00 GMTArea=Football DevelopmentSection=EducationKind=News