<![CDATA[FIFA.com - Organisation - Football Development]]>http://www.fifa.com/index.htmlenCopyright ©1994 - 2014 FIFA. All rights reservedThu, 17 Apr 2014 16:21:00 GMTThu, 17 Apr 2014 16:24:31 GMTFIFA.comFIFA.comhttp://www.fifa.com/imgml/rssheader.gif http://www.fifa.com/index.html13928FIFA.com RSS<![CDATA[Dickenmann: Qualifying would be a dream]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=A Switzerland side inspired by the performances of Lara Dickenmann are on course to qualify for their first-ever FIFA Women’s World Cup, and the midfielder spoke exclusively to FIFA.com about Nati's success and the progression of women's football.

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Thu, 17 Apr 2014 16:21:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA Women's World Cup Canada 2015
<![CDATA[Coaching change for Asian champs]]>http://www.fifa.com/womensworldcup/news/newsid=2320330/index.html?cid=rssfeed&att=Thu, 17 Apr 2014 05:08:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA Women's World Cup Canada 2015<![CDATA[Women's league resumes in England]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Wed, 16 Apr 2014 10:37:00 GMTArea=Football DevelopmentSection=WomenKind=News<![CDATA[New campaigns open in USA, Sweden]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=FIFA.com’s regular review of women’s club football this week looks at opening day action in USA and Sweden, news from Germany’s European aspirants, plus the latest from Japan.]]>Tue, 15 Apr 2014 10:23:00 GMTArea=Football DevelopmentSection=WomenKind=News<![CDATA[Germany march on, Matildas triumph]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Another round of thrilling UEFA qualifiers took place ahead of Canada 2015, while Australia caused a stir in beating Brazil 2-1 in a friendly down under. FIFA.com reviews the action.

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Sat, 12 Apr 2014 09:01:00 GMTArea=Football DevelopmentSection=WomenKind=News
<![CDATA[Development seminar a success in Norway]]>http://www.fifa.com/aboutfifa/news/newsid=2317719/index.html?cid=rssfeed&att=Fri, 11 Apr 2014 12:18:00 GMTArea=Football DevelopmentSection=GenericKind=News<![CDATA[Germany survive scare, USA wield axe]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=FIFA.com rounds up the action from a weekend in women's football that brought joy for the likes of Germany, England, France and Scotland, and ended with the dismissal of USA coach Tom Sermanni.]]>Mon, 07 Apr 2014 13:46:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA Women's World Cup Canada 2015<![CDATA[Sermanni sacked as US women’s coach]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Mon, 07 Apr 2014 07:41:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA Women's World Cup Canada 2015<![CDATA[Valcke: We will help Africa improve]]>http://www.fifa.com/aboutfifa/footballdevelopment/news/newsid=2313785/index.html?cid=rssfeed&att=Thu, 03 Apr 2014 12:58:00 GMTArea=Football DevelopmentSection=FootballKind=News<![CDATA[Sundhage: My life is football]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=FIFA.com about a ‘magic’ UEFA Women’s EURO last year, her Sweden side’s new-found qualities, the battle with Scotland in FIFA Women’s World Cup qualifying and her love of the sport.]]>Thu, 03 Apr 2014 08:50:00 GMTArea=Football DevelopmentSection=WomenKind=News<![CDATA[Goal-line technology set up ahead of FIFA World Cup]]>/worldcup/news/y=2014/m=4/news=goal-line-technology-set-ahead-fifa-world-cup-2311481.htmlTue, 01 Apr 2014 13:21:00 GMTArea=Football DevelopmentSection=GenericKind=NewsTournament=2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil ™<![CDATA[All-German semi ahead]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=

Wolfsburg and Turbine Potsdam ensured an all-German UEFA Champions League semi-final, Frankfurt suffered a Bundersliga slip-up and Brescia stay top of Serie A. FIFA.com reviews the action.

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Tue, 01 Apr 2014 10:53:00 GMTArea=Football DevelopmentSection=WomenKind=News
<![CDATA[Updated goal-line technology testing manual published]]>http://www.fifa.com/aboutfifa/news/newsid=2310048/index.html?cid=rssfeed&att=Tue, 01 Apr 2014 09:22:00 GMTArea=Football DevelopmentSection=GenericKind=News<![CDATA[FIFA and Saarland University team up]]>http://www.fifa.com/aboutfifa/footballdevelopment/medical/news/newsid=2294124/index.html?cid=rssfeed&att=Mon, 31 Mar 2014 12:56:00 GMTArea=Football DevelopmentSection=MedicalKind=News<![CDATA[Women’s round-up: March 2014]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Mon, 31 Mar 2014 09:50:00 GMTArea=Football DevelopmentSection=WomenKind=News<![CDATA[Record number of students in Costa Rica]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=27 students started the sixth edition of the FIFA/CIES Programme in sport management organised in cooperation with Universidad de Costa Rica on 7 March. This is a record number of participants for the Programme in Costa Rica, a source of great satisfaction for CIES and its academic partner.

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Sun, 30 Mar 2014 23:27:00 GMTArea=Football DevelopmentSection=EducationKind=News
<![CDATA[Argentina: UCA launches the 11th edition of the FIFA/CIES Programme]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Universidad Católica Argentina, the first academic partner of CIES, is now accepting applications for the 11th edition of the FIFA/CIES Programme in Argentina, scheduled to begin in Buenos Aires on 5 May 2014.

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Sun, 30 Mar 2014 23:12:00 GMTArea=Football DevelopmentSection=EducationKind=News
<![CDATA[Zamorano: I'm comparable to Ronaldo]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=FIFA.com about her style, a failed attempt to earn a move to Europe, why she's given up on playing in a FIFA Women's World Cup and her coaching ambitions.]]>Fri, 28 Mar 2014 11:32:00 GMTArea=Football DevelopmentSection=WomenKind=News<![CDATA[FIFA President Blatter opens Year of Grassroots in Tajikistan]]>http://www.fifa.com/aboutfifa/footballdevelopment/technicalsupport/grassroots/news/newsid=2303902/index.html?cid=rssfeed&att=Wed, 26 Mar 2014 08:51:00 GMTArea=Football DevelopmentSection=GrassrootKind=News<![CDATA[Wolfsburg-Potsdam clash looms large]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Tue, 25 Mar 2014 13:04:00 GMTArea=Football DevelopmentSection=WomenKind=News<![CDATA[FIFA President Blatter hails role of football in Kyrgyz Republic]]>http://www.fifa.com/aboutfifa/footballdevelopment/projects/goalprogramme/news/newsid=2303305/index.html?cid=rssfeed&att=Tue, 25 Mar 2014 08:40:00 GMTArea=Football DevelopmentSection=Goal ProgrammeKind=News<![CDATA[O’Sullivan: Irish are dreaming of Canada]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Mon, 24 Mar 2014 09:29:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA Women's World Cup Canada 2015<![CDATA[Kellermann: Treble an extraordinary achievement]]>http://www.fifa.com/aboutfifa/footballdevelopment/women/news/newsid=2300509/index.html?cid=rssfeed&att=FIFA.com. ]]>Thu, 20 Mar 2014 14:14:00 GMTArea=Football DevelopmentSection=WomenKind=News<![CDATA[Four new nations join FIFA’s Goal Programme]]>http://www.fifa.com/aboutfifa/footballdevelopment/projects/goalprogramme/news/newsid=2299854/index.html?cid=rssfeed&att=Wed, 19 Mar 2014 17:01:00 GMTArea=Football DevelopmentSection=Goal ProgrammeKind=News<![CDATA[Plenty for Potsdam, Zurich take control]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=With many of the players who had been on international duty at this month's Algarve and Cyprus Cups now back in action for their clubs, FIFA.com casts a glance at recent events in some of Europe's top leagues.

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Tue, 18 Mar 2014 08:22:00 GMTArea=Football DevelopmentSection=WomenKind=News
<![CDATA[Building for the future]]>http://www.fifa.com/u17womensworldcup/news/newsid=2298169/index.html?cid=rssfeed&att=A regional coaching workshop for women’s football trainers is taking place in San Jose from 14-23 March to coincide with the FIFA U-17 Women’s World Cup.

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Sun, 16 Mar 2014 21:41:00 GMTArea=Football DevelopmentSection=WomenKind=NewsTournament=FIFA U-17 Women's World Cup Costa Rica 2014
<![CDATA[Johnson & Johnson announces FIFA World Cup programme ]]>/worldcup/news/y=2014/m=3/news=johnson-johnson-announces-world-cup-programme-2296407.htmlTour do Carinho, a series of initiatives which will touch millions of Brazilians before the end of the 2014 FIFA World Cup in order to inspire and celebrate care.]]>Thu, 13 Mar 2014 11:44:00 GMTArea=Football DevelopmentSection=MedicalKind=NewsTournament=2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil ™<![CDATA[France, Germany thrive as USA flounder]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Thu, 13 Mar 2014 10:10:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA Women's World Cup Canada 2015<![CDATA[England, France resume rivalry for gold]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Tue, 11 Mar 2014 12:25:00 GMTArea=Football DevelopmentSection=WomenKind=News<![CDATA[Mjelde: We are strong enough]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Midfielder Maren Mjelde is dreaming of success at Canada 2015, and she and the Norwegian team have already laid the foundations for a fruitful qualifying campaign, as she explained to FIFA.com.

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Tue, 11 Mar 2014 10:36:00 GMTArea=Football DevelopmentSection=WomenKind=News
<![CDATA[Second Peru FIFA/CIES course begins enrolment]]>http://www.fifa.com/aboutfifa/footballdevelopment/education/news/newsid=2294577/index.html?cid=rssfeed&att=The Universidad San Martín de Porres (USMP) in Lim has officially started the enrolment procedure for the second FIFA/CIES Programme in Sport Management to be organised in Peru.

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Sun, 09 Mar 2014 12:48:00 GMTArea=Football DevelopmentSection=EducationKind=News
<![CDATA[Live Your Goals reaches its climax]]>http://www.fifa.com/u17womensworldcup/news/newsid=2294706/index.html?cid=rssfeed&att=Having toured the country in the lead-up to the FIFA U-17 Women’s World Cup Costa Rica 2014, the Live Your Goals competition reached its finale at San Jose’s Estadio Nacional, with around 500 girls taking part.

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Sat, 08 Mar 2014 23:25:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA U-17 Women's World Cup Costa Rica 2014
<![CDATA[The women's game's incessant growth]]>http://www.fifa.com/aboutfifa/footballdevelopment/women/news/newsid=2294215/index.html?cid=rssfeed&att=FIFA is celebrating the 100th annual International Women's Day with the rest of the world by looking at the progress made in developing the women's game, while highlighting the rising popularity and the year ahead.

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Sat, 08 Mar 2014 16:11:00 GMTArea=Football DevelopmentSection=WomenKind=News
<![CDATA[Leroux prepares for crucial year]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=FIFA.com about the 2014 Algarve Cup, coach Tom Sermanni’s coaching philosophy and her personal goals.]]>Thu, 06 Mar 2014 15:47:00 GMTArea=Football DevelopmentSection=WomenKind=News<![CDATA[Action at the top as frontrunners hauled in]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=FIFA.com wraps up the weekend in women’s club football where new names forced their way top in France, Italy and Belgium/Netherlands, while European champions Wolfsburg suffered a shock.]]>Tue, 04 Mar 2014 02:00:00 GMTArea=Football DevelopmentSection=WomenKind=News<![CDATA[En route to a World Cup title via FIFA-certified football turf ]]>http://www.fifa.com/u17womensworldcup/news/newsid=2292191/index.html?cid=rssfeed&att=Mon, 03 Mar 2014 13:48:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA U-17 Women's World Cup Costa Rica 2014<![CDATA[FIFA Medical Emergency Bag to provide essential care]]>http://www.fifa.com/aboutfifa/footballdevelopment/medical/news/newsid=2292168/index.html?cid=rssfeed&att=Mon, 03 Mar 2014 12:54:00 GMTArea=Football DevelopmentSection=MedicalKind=News<![CDATA[Women’s round-up: February 2014]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=FIFA.com rounds-up the latest global events from the past month, taking in England, China PR, Sweden, Japan, Hungary and Germany, while also casting the spotlight on North America and Africa.]]>Fri, 28 Feb 2014 11:30:00 GMTArea=Football DevelopmentSection=WomenKind=News<![CDATA[Neid: You need luck]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=FIFA.com about the expectations involved when managing a leading side as well as how the country's organisational structure has been key to success.]]>Thu, 27 Feb 2014 11:40:00 GMTArea=Football DevelopmentSection=WomenKind=News<![CDATA[First league title for Melbourne]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=FIFA.com brings you the weekly round-up from selected women’s leagues around the world.]]>Tue, 25 Feb 2014 10:12:00 GMTArea=Football DevelopmentSection=WomenKind=News<![CDATA[GLT preparations for Brazil 2014 underway]]>http://www.fifa.com/aboutfifa/footballdevelopment/news/newsid=2282336/index.html?cid=rssfeed&att=Mon, 24 Feb 2014 09:21:00 GMTArea=Football DevelopmentSection=Pitch & EquipmentKind=News<![CDATA[Fischer: We need to perform well]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=

Nilla Fischer was one of the outstanding performers at last summer's European Championship, and the Swedish defensive midfielder is looking to build on her success at the upcoming Algarve Cup - as she revealed to FIFA.com.

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Fri, 21 Feb 2014 14:20:00 GMTArea=Football DevelopmentSection=WomenKind=News
<![CDATA[FIFA Quality Programme for Footballs at ISPO 2014 ]]>http://www.fifa.com/aboutfifa/footballdevelopment/news/newsid=2281367/index.html?cid=rssfeed&att=Fri, 21 Feb 2014 11:13:00 GMTArea=Football DevelopmentSection=Pitch & EquipmentKind=News<![CDATA[Goals across Europe, two left Down Under]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=FIFA.com’s weekly review of women’s club football takes a look at a successful return to action for European champs Wolfsburg, upsets in the W-League’s penultimate weekend, plus the latest from Spain and Republic of Ireland.]]>Tue, 18 Feb 2014 08:02:00 GMTArea=Football DevelopmentSection=WomenKind=News<![CDATA[FIFA delegation assesses implementation of aid fund for Philippines ]]>http://www.fifa.com/aboutfifa/footballdevelopment/projects/news/newsid=2279764/index.html?cid=rssfeed&att=Mon, 17 Feb 2014 12:27:00 GMTArea=Football DevelopmentSection=ProjectsKind=News<![CDATA[FIFA, LOC and Brazilian government discuss positive legacy of Brazil 2014 for health]]>/worldcup/news/y=2014/m=2/news=fifa-loc-and-brazilian-government-discuss-positive-legacy-brazil-2014-fo-2279130.htmlRepresentatives from FIFA, the Local Organising Committee of the 2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil and the Brazilian government met in Sao Paulo to discuss health and medical care matters at the World Cup. 

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Sat, 15 Feb 2014 17:57:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil ™
<![CDATA[Qualifying hots up in Europe, USA march on]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=FIFA.com rounds up the latest from the world of women's football.]]>Fri, 14 Feb 2014 08:47:00 GMTArea=Football DevelopmentSection=WomenKind=News<![CDATA[Seminar promotes South American development]]>http://www.fifa.com/aboutfifa/news/newsid=2278253/index.html?cid=rssfeed&att=Thu, 13 Feb 2014 15:31:00 GMTArea=Football DevelopmentSection=GenericKind=News<![CDATA[Djibouti enjoys its first ever FIFA Grassroots course]]>http://www.fifa.com/aboutfifa/footballdevelopment/technicalsupport/grassroots/news/newsid=2277297/index.html?cid=rssfeed&att=The Djibouti Football Federation has concluded a ten-day FIFA Grassroots coaching course, which was the first of its kind.

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Tue, 11 Feb 2014 17:42:00 GMTArea=Football DevelopmentSection=GrassrootKind=News
<![CDATA[Foord, Australia’s teenage veteran]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Tue, 11 Feb 2014 09:00:00 GMTArea=Football DevelopmentSection=WomenKind=News<![CDATA[Spain toppled as Italy triumph]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Italy are the new kings of European futsal with a 3-1 victory over Russia after reigning champions Spain were toppled for the first time in almost a decade in the semi-finals. FIFA.com reviews the UEFA Futsal EURO 2014 action.

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Sun, 09 Feb 2014 17:42:00 GMTArea=Football DevelopmentSection=FutsalKind=News