<![CDATA[FIFA.com - Organisation - Football Development]]>http://www.fifa.com/index.htmlenCopyright ©1994 - 2014 FIFA. All rights reservedFri, 27 Feb 2015 12:14:00 GMTFri, 27 Feb 2015 12:16:17 GMTFIFA.comFIFA.comhttp://www.fifa.com/imgml/rssheader.gif http://www.fifa.com/index.html13928FIFA.com RSS<![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]]>/womensworldcup/news/y=2015/m=1/news=wickenheiser-canada-will-impress-the-world-2512360.htmlFIFA.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
<![CDATA[An educating New Year for China]]>http://www.fifa.com/aboutfifa/footballdevelopment/news/newsid=2506036/index.html?cid=rssfeed&att=Tue, 13 Jan 2015 11:04:00 GMTArea=Football DevelopmentSection=FootballKind=News<![CDATA[Football Medicine Strategies for Player Care]]>http://www.fifa.com/aboutfifa/footballdevelopment/medical/news/newsid=2504410/index.html?cid=rssfeed&att=Fri, 09 Jan 2015 16:46:00 GMTArea=Football DevelopmentSection=MedicalKind=News<![CDATA[Australia plan for long-term success]]>http://www.fifa.com/aboutfifa/news/newsid=2504014/index.html?cid=rssfeed&att=Thu, 08 Jan 2015 11:15:00 GMTArea=Football DevelopmentSection=GenericKind=News<![CDATA[USD $1m pledged for facilities in Gaza]]>http://www.fifa.com/aboutfifa/footballdevelopment/projects/news/newsid=2503579/index.html?cid=rssfeed&att=Tue, 06 Jan 2015 16:45:00 GMTArea=Football DevelopmentSection=ProjectsKind=News<![CDATA[Brown-Finnis hangs up her gloves]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=England and Everton goalkeeper Rachel Brown-Finnis has announced her retirement from football after nearly two decades at the highest level of the women's game.

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Tue, 06 Jan 2015 13:04:00 GMTArea=Football DevelopmentSection=WomenKind=News
<![CDATA[The best of women's football in 2014 ]]>http://www.fifa.com/aboutfifa/footballdevelopment/women/news/newsid=2496298/index.html?cid=rssfeed&att=FIFA.com casts a look back at the highlights.]]>Wed, 24 Dec 2014 10:14:00 GMTArea=Football DevelopmentSection=WomenKind=News<![CDATA[Record-breaker Schelin takes stock ]]>/womensworldcup/news/y=2014/m=12/news=record-breaker-schelin-takes-stock-2495766.htmlFIFA.com about a 2014 to remember, the psychological impact of turning 30, future career plans and the toughest of draws for next year's FIFA Women's World Cup.]]>Tue, 23 Dec 2014 08:55:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA Women's World Cup Canada 2015<![CDATA[Governance principles key to FIFA’s development programmes]]>http://www.fifa.com/aboutfifa/news/newsid=2495793/index.html?cid=rssfeed&att=Mon, 22 Dec 2014 11:11:00 GMTArea=Football DevelopmentSection=GenericKind=News<![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