<![CDATA[FIFA.com - Organisation - Football Development]]>http://www.fifa.com/index.htmlenCopyright ©1994 - 2014 FIFA. All rights reservedTue, 27 Jan 2015 03:47:00 GMTTue, 27 Jan 2015 03:51:40 GMTFIFA.comFIFA.comhttp://www.fifa.com/imgml/rssheader.gif http://www.fifa.com/index.html13928FIFA.com RSS<![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<![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