<![CDATA[FIFA.com - Organisation - News]]>http://www.fifa.com/index.htmlenCopyright ©1994 - 2014 FIFA. All rights reservedWed, 27 Aug 2014 15:35:00 GMTWed, 27 Aug 2014 15:37:11 GMTFIFA.comFIFA.comhttp://www.fifa.com/imgml/rssheader.gif http://www.fifa.com/index.html13928FIFA.com RSS<![CDATA[Transparency in transfers: FIFA TMS explained]]>http://www.fifa.com/aboutfifa/organisation/footballgovernance/news/newsid=2428048/index.html?cid=rssfeed&att=Wed, 27 Aug 2014 15:35:00 GMTArea=OrganisationSection=Football GovernanceKind=News<![CDATA[FIFA to host landmark conference on sporting ethics ]]>http://www.fifa.com/aboutfifa/organisation/homefifa/news/newsid=2423590/index.html?cid=rssfeed&att=Tue, 19 Aug 2014 14:37:00 GMTArea=OrganisationSection=Home of FifaKind=News<![CDATA[FIFA President Blatter concludes visit to Russia]]>http://www.fifa.com/worldcup/russia2018/news/newsid=2423201/index.html?cid=rssfeed&att=Mon, 18 Aug 2014 16:04:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=2018 FIFA World Cup Russia ™<![CDATA[Latest transfer insights of “Big 5” football markets revealed in new report from FIFA TMS ]]>http://www.fifa.com/aboutfifa/organisation/footballgovernance/news/newsid=2421361/index.html?cid=rssfeed&att=Thu, 14 Aug 2014 17:28:00 GMTArea=OrganisationSection=Football GovernanceKind=News<![CDATA[Blatter attends funeral for Julio Grondona ]]>http://www.fifa.com/aboutfifa/organisation/president/news/newsid=2415872/index.html?cid=rssfeed&att=FIFA President Joseph S. Blatter was in Buenos Aires last Friday for the funeral of AFA President and former FIFA Senior Vice-President Julio Grondona, who died last Wednesday.

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Sun, 03 Aug 2014 10:11:00 GMTArea=OrganisationSection=PresidentKind=News
<![CDATA[Early Warning System GmbH (EWS) renews partnership with CONCACAF to fight match manipulation]]>http://www.fifa.com/aboutfifa/organisation/footballgovernance/news/newsid=2409817/index.html?cid=rssfeed&att=Thu, 31 Jul 2014 10:37:00 GMTArea=OrganisationSection=Football GovernanceKind=News<![CDATA[Blatter mourns death of Julio Grondona]]>http://www.fifa.com/classicfootball/news/newsid=2409689/index.html?cid=rssfeed&att=FIFA President Joseph S. Blatter has issued a message of condolence to the family of Argentinian FA President and FIFA Senior Vice-President Julio Grondona, who died on Wednesday.

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Wed, 30 Jul 2014 19:33:00 GMTArea=ClassicSection=ObituariesKind=News
<![CDATA[FIFA asks the Italian FA to investigate alleged racist comments by presidential candidate ]]>http://www.fifa.com/aboutfifa/organisation/footballgovernance/news/newsid=2408508/index.html?cid=rssfeed&att=Mon, 28 Jul 2014 09:51:00 GMTArea=OrganisationSection=Football GovernanceKind=News<![CDATA[Argentinian FA fined for banner]]>http://www.fifa.com/aboutfifa/organisation/footballgovernance/news/newsid=2408115/index.html?cid=rssfeed&att=The FIFA Disciplinary Committee has imposed a fine of CHF 30,000 and issued a reprimand against the Argentinian Football Association following an incident that occurred at the friendly match between Argentina and Slovenia played on 7 June.

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Fri, 25 Jul 2014 16:25:00 GMTArea=OrganisationSection=Football GovernanceKind=News
<![CDATA[FIFA President meets Emir of Qatar Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad Al Thani]]>http://www.fifa.com/aboutfifa/organisation/president/news/newsid=2407712/index.html?cid=rssfeed&att=His Highness the Emir Sheikh Tamim Bin Hamad Al Thani met this evening with FIFA President Blatter, who is visiting Qatar at the invitation of HH the Emir and the two discussed a wide range of topics surrounding the 2022 FIFA World Cup.

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Wed, 23 Jul 2014 22:33:00 GMTArea=OrganisationSection=PresidentKind=News
<![CDATA[Palestinian FA President pays courtesy visit to FIFA President]]>http://www.fifa.com/aboutfifa/organisation/president/news/newsid=2407376/index.html?cid=rssfeed&att=The President of the Palestinian FA and the President of the Palestinian Olympic Committee Jibril M. Rajoub used the occasion of an IOC meeting in Lausanne to make a courtesy visit to FIFA President Blatter on Tuesday.

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Tue, 22 Jul 2014 17:33:00 GMTArea=OrganisationSection=PresidentKind=News
<![CDATA[Statement from the investigatory chamber of the FIFA Ethics Committee]]>http://www.fifa.com/aboutfifa/organisation/footballgovernance/news/newsid=2407103/index.html?cid=rssfeed&att=In response to enquiries regarding the investigation into the bidding process for the 2018 and 2022 FIFA World Cups™, the investigatory chamber of the FIFA Ethics Committee has released the following statement: “We expect to deliver our report to the adjudicatory chamber by the first week of September 2014”.

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Mon, 21 Jul 2014 16:56:00 GMTArea=OrganisationSection=Football GovernanceKind=News
<![CDATA[Normalisation Committee appointed for Gambia Football Federation]]>http://www.fifa.com/aboutfifa/organisation/footballgovernance/news/newsid=2403244/index.html?cid=rssfeed&att=The FIFA Emergency Committee has decided today, 10 July 2014, to appoint a Normalisation Committee and to authorise the FIFA administration to identify five persons to form such committee in order to solve the problems faced by the Gambia Football Federation (GFF).

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Thu, 10 Jul 2014 20:53:00 GMTArea=OrganisationSection=Football GovernanceKind=News
<![CDATA[Appeals of Suarez and the Uruguayan FA rejected, sanctions upheld]]>/worldcup/news/y=2014/m=7/news=appeals-of-suarez-and-the-uruguayan-fa-rejected-sanctions-upheld-2403024.html
 
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Thu, 10 Jul 2014 14:38:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil ™
<![CDATA[FIFA President Blatter mourns death of Di Stefano]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Mon, 07 Jul 2014 17:52:00 GMTArea=OrganisationSection=PresidentKind=News<![CDATA[Blatter shocked by Bieniewicz's death ]]>http://www.fifa.com/aboutfifa/organisation/president/news/newsid=2398910/index.html?cid=rssfeed&att=Fri, 04 Jul 2014 14:39:00 GMTArea=OrganisationSection=PresidentKind=News<![CDATA[Valcke: Football can play an important role in the fight against discrimination]]>/worldcup/news/y=2014/m=7/news=valcke-football-can-play-an-important-role-in-the-fight-against-discri-2398674.htmlFIFA.com sat down with FIFA Secretary General Jérôme Valcke to discuss the important initiative and how football can impact the fight against discrimination and what we can expect from the anti-discrimination days during the quarter-finals at Brazil 2014.]]>Thu, 03 Jul 2014 22:23:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil ™<![CDATA[Statement of the deputy chairman of the adjudicatory chamber of the independent Ethics Committee]]>http://www.fifa.com/aboutfifa/organisation/footballgovernance/news/newsid=2387781/index.html?cid=rssfeed&att=Fri, 27 Jun 2014 14:55:00 GMTArea=OrganisationSection=Football GovernanceKind=News<![CDATA[Attendance in FIFA’s Global Stadium reaches 230 million]]>/worldcup/news/y=2014/m=6/news=attendance-in-fifa-s-global-stadium-reaches-230-million-2387289.html FIFA’s digital live and social hub could fit the equivalent of 3,078 Maracanas inside.]]>Fri, 27 Jun 2014 07:59:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil ™<![CDATA[Scala: The independent Compensation Sub-Committee sets the organisation’s compensation policy]]>http://www.fifa.com/aboutfifa/organisation/footballgovernance/news/newsid=2384045/index.html?cid=rssfeed&att=Tue, 24 Jun 2014 20:28:00 GMTArea=OrganisationSection=Football GovernanceKind=News<![CDATA[Record-breaking downloads for FIFA’s official World Cup app ]]>/worldcup/news/y=2014/m=6/news=record-breaking-downloads-for-fifa-s-official-world-cup-app-2382723.htmlTue, 24 Jun 2014 07:34:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil ™<![CDATA[Official statement following meeting on FIFA World Cup security ]]>/worldcup/news/y=2014/m=6/news=official-statement-following-meeting-on-fifa-world-cup-security-2379677.htmlSat, 21 Jun 2014 03:04:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil ™<![CDATA[FIFA statement on lost/stolen tickets]]>/worldcup/news/y=2014/m=6/news=fifa-statement-on-lost-stolen-tickets-2379251.htmlFri, 20 Jun 2014 22:25:00 GMTArea=OrganisationSection=MediaKind=NewsTournament=2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil ™<![CDATA[President Blatter sends letter to Pope Francis]]>/worldcup/news/y=2014/m=6/news=le-president-blatter-envoie-une-lettre-au-pape-francois-2378876-2379047.htmlFri, 20 Jun 2014 20:15:00 GMTArea=OrganisationSection=PresidentKind=NewsTournament=2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil ™<![CDATA[Relive: 64th FIFA Congress in Sao Paulo]]>http://www.fifa.com/aboutfifa/organisation/bodies/congress/news/newsid=2362887/index.html?cid=rssfeed&att=The 64th FIFA Congress took place over two days in Sao Paulo on Tuesday and Wednesday, 10-11 June with a spectacular opening ceremony, a morning and an afternoon session and a closing press conference, and you can re-watch the entire event here on FIFA.com.

 

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Wed, 11 Jun 2014 21:24:00 GMTArea=OrganisationSection=BodiesKind=NewsTournament=FIFA Congress 2014
<![CDATA[Third-party ownership – a complex topic]]>http://www.fifa.com/aboutfifa/organisation/bodies/congress/news/newsid=2363108/index.html?cid=rssfeed&att=As part of the 64th FIFA Congress agenda, Geoff Thompson, chairman of FIFA’s Dispute Resolution Chamber and member of FIFA’s Players’ Status Committee, today provided the delegates with an update on the topic of third-party ownership of players’ economic rights (TPO) and FIFA’s work on this matter.

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Wed, 11 Jun 2014 20:43:00 GMTArea=OrganisationSection=BodiesKind=NewsTournament=FIFA Congress 2014
<![CDATA[FIFA Congress supports implementation of new Regulations on Working with Intermediaries]]>http://www.fifa.com/aboutfifa/organisation/bodies/congress/news/newsid=2363136/index.html?cid=rssfeed&att=The 64th FIFA Congress today approved several amendments to the FIFA Statutes and the Regulations Governing the Application of the FIFA Statutes, necessary for the implementation of the new Regulations on Working with Intermediaries, which will subsequently replace the current FIFA Players’ Agents Regulations.

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Wed, 11 Jun 2014 20:40:00 GMTArea=OrganisationSection=BodiesKind=NewsTournament=FIFA Congress 2014
<![CDATA[FIFA to invest USD 900 million in football development during cycle 2015 - 2018]]>http://www.fifa.com/aboutfifa/organisation/bodies/congress/news/newsid=2363100/index.html?cid=rssfeed&att=Following the budget approval by FIFA’s 64th Ordinary Congress in São Paulo, world football’s governing body is set to invest USD 900 million in football development during the cycle 2015 – 2018.

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Wed, 11 Jun 2014 18:44:00 GMTArea=OrganisationSection=BodiesKind=NewsTournament=FIFA Congress 2014
<![CDATA[Handshake for Peace to feature at all 2014 World Cup matches]]>http://www.fifa.com/aboutfifa/organisation/bodies/congress/news/newsid=2363121/index.html?cid=rssfeed&att=The FIFA and the Nobel Peace Center Handshake for Peace initiative will feature at all matches during the 2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil, giving this powerful gesture of friendship and respect the biggest platform in sport to reach an audience of billions.

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Wed, 11 Jun 2014 15:51:00 GMTArea=OrganisationSection=BodiesKind=NewsTournament=FIFA Congress 2014
<![CDATA[Brazil & Fontaine headline opening ceremony]]>http://www.fifa.com/aboutfifa/organisation/bodies/congress/news/newsid=2367317/index.html?cid=rssfeed&att=Tue, 10 Jun 2014 22:53:00 GMTArea=OrganisationSection=BodiesKind=NewsTournament=FIFA Congress 2014<![CDATA[FAQ: Setting the record straight]]>http://www.fifa.com/aboutfifa/organisation/bodies/congress/news/newsid=2363145/index.html?cid=rssfeed&att=Tue, 10 Jun 2014 13:29:00 GMTArea=OrganisationSection=BodiesKind=NewsTournament=FIFA Congress 2014<![CDATA[World Cup participants to travel in style]]>/worldcup/news/y=2014/m=6/news=fifa-world-cuptm-participants-to-travel-in-style-2353913.htmlWed, 04 Jun 2014 10:14:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil ™<![CDATA[Blatter pays special visit to President Dilma Rousseff]]>/worldcup/news/y=2014/m=6/news=blatter-pays-special-visit-to-president-dilma-rousseff-2353764.htmlTue, 03 Jun 2014 10:41:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil ™<![CDATA[Nerve centre for World Cup TV production opens in Rio]]>/worldcup/news/y=2014/m=6/news=nerve-centre-for-world-cup-tv-production-opens-in-rio-2353342.htmlMon, 02 Jun 2014 20:40:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil ™<![CDATA[Statement from the Investigatory Chamber of the FIFA Ethics Committee]]>http://www.fifa.com/aboutfifa/organisation/footballgovernance/news/newsid=2353255/index.html?cid=rssfeed&att=In response to a number of inquiries concerning its investigation of the bidding process for the 2018 and 2022 FIFA World Cup, the Investigatory Chamber of the FIFA Ethics Committee released a statement.

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Mon, 02 Jun 2014 15:45:00 GMTArea=OrganisationSection=Football GovernanceKind=News
<![CDATA[FIFA Executive Committee meeting agenda available now on FIFA.com ]]>http://www.fifa.com/aboutfifa/organisation/bodies/congress/news/newsid=2353058/index.html?cid=rssfeed&att=FIFA.com.]]>Mon, 02 Jun 2014 13:04:00 GMTArea=OrganisationSection=BodiesKind=NewsTournament=FIFA Congress 2014<![CDATA[FIFA’s Global Stadium opens for #WorldCup fans to #Joinin biggest conversation in history]]>/worldcup/news/y=2014/m=5/news=fifa-s-global-stadium-opens-for-worldcup-fans-to-joinin-biggest-conver-2345354.htmlThu, 29 May 2014 09:09:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil ™<![CDATA[FIFA President Blatter completes trip to Middle East]]>http://www.fifa.com/aboutfifa/organisation/president/news/newsid=2344971/index.html?cid=rssfeed&att=Tue, 27 May 2014 16:18:00 GMTArea=OrganisationSection=PresidentKind=News<![CDATA[FIFA President to visit Jordan, Palestine, Israel]]>http://www.fifa.com/aboutfifa/organisation/president/news/newsid=2343191/index.html?cid=rssfeed&att=FIFA President Blatter will, on Sunday 25 May 2014, embark on a visit to Jordan, Palestine and Israel, meeting with various dignitaries from the region.

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Fri, 23 May 2014 09:41:00 GMTArea=OrganisationSection=PresidentKind=News
<![CDATA[Mutschke: Risk management for all matches]]>http://www.fifa.com/aboutfifa/organisation/footballgovernance/news/newsid=2342381/index.html?cid=rssfeed&att=In an exclusive video interview, FIFA Security Director Ralf Mutschke gives his insight on various topics, including how FIFA will combat match manipulation at the FIFA World Cup. 

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Wed, 21 May 2014 17:29:00 GMTArea=OrganisationSection=Football GovernanceKind=News
<![CDATA[FIFA President and Turkish football show Soma solidarity ]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Wed, 21 May 2014 13:12:00 GMTArea=OrganisationSection=PresidentKind=News<![CDATA[Appeal by Uruguayan club against bridge transfer sanction granted suspensive effect ]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att= (IASA) has lodged an appeal before the FIFA Appeal Committee against the decision of the FIFA Disciplinary Committee, which saw the club sanctioned for so-called “bridge transfers”.]]>Tue, 20 May 2014 16:26:00 GMTArea=OrganisationSection=Football GovernanceKind=News<![CDATA[President Blatter expresses sympathy for severe flooding]]>http://www.fifa.com/aboutfifa/organisation/president/news/newsid=2341394/index.html?cid=rssfeed&att=FIFA President Blatter has written a letter to the Presidents of the Football Federation of Bosnia and Herzegovina, Croatian Football Federation, Romanian Football Federation and the Football Federation of Serbia expressing his sympathy for the people of their countries as a result of the recent severe flooding.

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Mon, 19 May 2014 16:54:00 GMTArea=OrganisationSection=PresidentKind=News
<![CDATA[Big celebrations in Denmark]]>http://www.fifa.com/aboutfifa/organisation/president/news/newsid=2340788/index.html?cid=rssfeed&att=FIFA President Blatter was in Copenhagen over the weekend to help the Danish Football Association, one of the oldest FAs and a founding member of FIFA, celebrate its 125th anniversary.

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Sun, 18 May 2014 17:48:00 GMTArea=OrganisationSection=PresidentKind=News
<![CDATA[FIFA statement]]>http://www.fifa.com/worldcup/qatar2022/news/newsid=2339957/index.html?cid=rssfeed&att=Fri, 16 May 2014 10:50:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=2022 FIFA World Cup Qatar ™<![CDATA[Agenda for the 2014 FIFA Congress now available on FIFA.com]]>http://www.fifa.com/aboutfifa/organisation/bodies/congress/news/newsid=2338856/index.html?cid=rssfeed&att=The complete agenda for the 64th FIFA Congress to be held in Sao Paulo, Brazil, on 10 and 11 June 2014 has now been published. 

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Wed, 14 May 2014 15:51:00 GMTArea=OrganisationSection=BodiesKind=NewsTournament=FIFA Congress 2014
<![CDATA[FIFA welcomes workers' welfare measures announced today by the State of Qatar]]>http://www.fifa.com/worldcup/qatar2022/news/newsid=2338852/index.html?cid=rssfeed&att=Wed, 14 May 2014 15:45:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=2022 FIFA World Cup Qatar ™<![CDATA[Dodd: Women’s football deserves a blueprint for growth ]]>http://www.fifa.com/aboutfifa/footballdevelopment/women/news/newsid=2337280/index.html?cid=rssfeed&att=FIFA.com about the ten proposed principles for the development of women’s football.]]>Mon, 12 May 2014 15:58:00 GMTArea=Football DevelopmentSection=WomenKind=News<![CDATA[Barcelona delegation visits Blatter]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Headed by the club’s president Josep Maria Bartomeu, a Barcelona delegation has made a courtesy visit to FIFA President Joseph S. Blatter at the Zurich headquarters of world football’s governing body.

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Tue, 06 May 2014 18:46:00 GMTArea=OrganisationSection=PresidentKind=News
<![CDATA[President Blatter attends Yaounde inauguration]]>http://www.fifa.com/aboutfifa/organisation/president/news/newsid=2334182/index.html?cid=rssfeed&att=Mon, 05 May 2014 17:36:00 GMTArea=OrganisationSection=PresidentKind=News<![CDATA[Blatter mourns Vilanova’s passing]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=FIFA President Joseph S. Blatter has sent a letter of condolence to Barcelona Chairman Josep Maria Bartomeu, expressing his most sincere regret at the death of former Barça coach Tito Vilanova.

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Mon, 28 Apr 2014 18:59:00 GMTArea=OrganisationSection=PresidentKind=News