<![CDATA[FIFA.com - Organisation - News]]>http://www.fifa.com/index.htmlenCopyright ©1994 - 2014 FIFA. All rights reservedTue, 15 Apr 2014 13:38:00 GMTTue, 15 Apr 2014 13:52:12 GMTFIFA.comFIFA.comhttp://www.fifa.com/imgml/rssheader.gif http://www.fifa.com/index.html13928FIFA.com RSS<![CDATA[FIFA marks the memory of the victims of Hillsborough]]>http://www.fifa.com/aboutfifa/organisation/president/news/newsid=2319288/index.html?cid=rssfeed&att=Tue, 15 Apr 2014 13:38:00 GMTArea=OrganisationSection=PresidentKind=News<![CDATA[Talks between President Dilma Rousseff and FIFA President Blatter]]>http://www.fifa.com/aboutfifa/organisation/president/news/newsid=2317357/index.html?cid=rssfeed&att=As a follow-up to their recent meeting at the Home of FIFA in Zurich, Brazil’s President Dilma Rousseff and FIFA President Blatter had another very positive phone conversation today as part of their regular updates in the build-up to the 2014 FIFA World Cup.

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Thu, 10 Apr 2014 18:40:00 GMTArea=OrganisationSection=PresidentKind=News
<![CDATA[Blatter remembers Rwandan genocide]]>http://www.fifa.com/aboutfifa/organisation/president/news/newsid=2315792/index.html?cid=rssfeed&att=Mon, 07 Apr 2014 14:52:00 GMTArea=OrganisationSection=PresidentKind=News<![CDATA[The FIFA Weekly to appear in the BaZ ]]>http://www.fifa.com/aboutfifa/organisation/media/news/newsid=2314404/index.html?cid=rssfeed&att=The FIFA Weekly magazine is set to start appearing in the Basler Zeitung and the BaZ Kompakt publications.]]>Fri, 04 Apr 2014 09:28:00 GMTArea=OrganisationSection=MediaKind=News<![CDATA[FIFA President addresses UEFA Congress ]]>http://www.fifa.com/aboutfifa/organisation/president/news/newsid=2304467/index.html?cid=rssfeed&att=FIFA President Blatter today completed a four-day Central Asia trip in Astana, Kazakhstan, where he delivered a speech at the XXXVIII UEFA Congress.

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Thu, 27 Mar 2014 08:49:00 GMTArea=OrganisationSection=PresidentKind=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[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[FIFA President to visit Kyrgyzstan, Tajikistan and Kazakhstan ]]>http://www.fifa.com/aboutfifa/organisation/president/news/newsid=2302863/index.html?cid=rssfeed&att=Mon, 24 Mar 2014 09:18:00 GMTArea=OrganisationSection=PresidentKind=News<![CDATA[Positive financial result for 2013 ]]>http://www.fifa.com/aboutfifa/organisation/administration/news/newsid=2301222/index.html?cid=rssfeed&att=Fri, 21 Mar 2014 14:06:00 GMTArea=OrganisationSection=AdministrationKind=News<![CDATA[FIFA Executive Committee approves Regulations on Working with Intermediaries]]>http://www.fifa.com/aboutfifa/organisation/administration/news/newsid=2301236/index.html?cid=rssfeed&att=Following an extensive and continuous consultation process, the FIFA Executive Committee has today approved the new Regulations on Working with Intermediaries at its meeting in Zurich.

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Fri, 21 Mar 2014 14:04:00 GMTArea=OrganisationSection=AdministrationKind=News
<![CDATA[Webb: Let's embrace diversity]]>http://www.fifa.com/aboutfifa/organisation/news/newsid=2301100/index.html?cid=rssfeed&att=Fri, 21 Mar 2014 09:46:00 GMTArea=OrganisationSection=CommitteesKind=News<![CDATA[Relive the post-ExCo press conference]]>http://www.fifa.com/aboutfifa/organisation/bodies/news/newsid=2300534/index.html?cid=rssfeed&att=The meeting of the FIFA Executive Committee, which is taking place on 20 and 21 March 2013 at the Home of FIFA, was followed by a press conference streamed live on FIFA.com.

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Thu, 20 Mar 2014 13:19:00 GMTArea=OrganisationSection=BodiesKind=News
<![CDATA[FIFA rejects Simunic appeal; sanctions for discrimination upheld]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att= Josip Simunic and to confirm the decision rendered by the FIFA Disciplinary Committee on 12 December 2013 in its entirety.]]>Wed, 19 Mar 2014 17:46:00 GMTArea=OrganisationSection=Football GovernanceKind=News<![CDATA[Blatter laments Andoh attack ]]>http://www.fifa.com/aboutfifa/organisation/president/news/newsid=2296941/index.html?cid=rssfeed&att=Fri, 14 Mar 2014 12:32:00 GMTArea=OrganisationSection=PresidentKind=News<![CDATA[FIFA Executive Committee meeting agenda available on FIFA.com]]>http://www.fifa.com/aboutfifa/organisation/bodies/congress/news/newsid=2295787/index.html?cid=rssfeed&att=FIFA.com.]]>Wed, 12 Mar 2014 09:00:00 GMTArea=OrganisationSection=BodiesKind=News<![CDATA[Blatter: I'm sure it will be a great success]]>/worldcup/news/y=2014/m=3/news=blatter-sure-will-great-success-2292220.htmlTue, 04 Mar 2014 12:30:00 GMTArea=OrganisationSection=PresidentKind=NewsTournament=2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil ™<![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[RELIVE: IFAB press conference]]>http://www.fifa.com/aboutfifa/organisation/ifab/news/newsid=2285051/index.html?cid=rssfeed&att=Thu, 27 Feb 2014 15:05:00 GMTArea=OrganisationSection=IFABKind=News<![CDATA[FIFA extends further sanctions against players from England, Slovakia ]]>http://www.fifa.com/aboutfifa/organisation/footballgovernance/news/newsid=2282454/index.html?cid=rssfeed&att=Mon, 24 Feb 2014 14:58:00 GMTArea=OrganisationSection=Football GovernanceKind=News<![CDATA[Blatter sends out reminder of “Handshake for Peace” initiative]]>http://www.fifa.com/aboutfifa/organisation/president/news/newsid=2280504/index.html?cid=rssfeed&att=Wed, 19 Feb 2014 11:35:00 GMTArea=OrganisationSection=PresidentKind=News<![CDATA[Transfers of ‘Big 5’ markets analysed by FIFA TMS]]>http://www.fifa.com/aboutfifa/organisation/footballgovernance/news/newsid=2278144/index.html?cid=rssfeed&att=Thu, 13 Feb 2014 10:00:00 GMTArea=OrganisationSection=Football GovernanceKind=News<![CDATA[January 2014 transfer window in numbers]]>http://www.fifa.com/aboutfifa/organisation/footballgovernance/news/newsid=2275257/index.html?cid=rssfeed&att=FIFA.com delivers a series of statistics from the latest transfer window, in which 2,631 international transfers were handled for a total transfer value of USD 346m.]]>Wed, 05 Feb 2014 09:31:00 GMTArea=OrganisationSection=Football GovernanceKind=News<![CDATA[Blatter honours 'greatest humanitarian' Madiba]]>http://www.fifa.com/aboutfifa/organisation/president/news/newsid=2267829/index.html?cid=rssfeed&att=Fri, 31 Jan 2014 13:34:00 GMTArea=OrganisationSection=PresidentKind=News<![CDATA[FIFA hosts first ever Asian broadcaster meeting for FIFA World Cup™ ]]>/worldcup/news/y=2014/m=1/news=fifa-hosts-first-ever-asian-broadcaster-meeting-for-fifa-world-cuptm-2267297.htmlThu, 30 Jan 2014 08:17:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil ™<![CDATA[FIFA President concludes visit to Russia]]>http://www.fifa.com/aboutfifa/organisation/president/news/newsid=2265568/index.html?cid=rssfeed&att=FIFA President Blatter today concluded a three-day visit to St Petersburg on which he opened the XXII Commonwealth of Independent States (CIS) Cup and held meetings with the 14 participating member associations.

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Sun, 26 Jan 2014 08:29:00 GMTArea=OrganisationSection=PresidentKind=News
<![CDATA[FIFA President to open XXII CIS Cup ]]>http://www.fifa.com/aboutfifa/organisation/president/news/newsid=2264868/index.html?cid=rssfeed&att=Fri, 24 Jan 2014 13:00:00 GMTArea=OrganisationSection=PresidentKind=News<![CDATA[Brazilian President visits FIFA President]]>/worldcup/news/y=2014/m=1/news=brazilian-president-visits-fifa-president-zurich-2264677.htmlThu, 23 Jan 2014 17:38:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil ™<![CDATA[Brazil President Dilma Rousseff to visit FIFA President Blatter]]>http://www.fifa.com/aboutfifa/organisation/homefifa/news/newsid=2262501/index.html?cid=rssfeed&att=Brazil President Dilma Rousseff has accepted the invitation made by the FIFA President Joseph Blatter, to visit FIFA's headquarters in Zurich. The visit will take place next Thursday (23 January) in the afternoon.

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Fri, 17 Jan 2014 18:14:00 GMTArea=OrganisationSection=Home of FifaKind=News
<![CDATA[FIFA wins Creative Sports Award in Dubai ]]>http://www.fifa.com/aboutfifa/organisation/administration/news/newsid=2257471/index.html?cid=rssfeed&att=Mon, 06 Jan 2014 14:39:00 GMTArea=OrganisationSection=AdministrationKind=News<![CDATA[FIFA Strategic Committee supports goal-line technology]]>http://www.fifa.com/aboutfifa/organisation/bodies/news/newsid=2248429/index.html?cid=rssfeed&att=On the eve of the FIFA Club World Cup 2013 final, FIFA’s Strategic Committee met in Marrakech, with goal-line technology and FIFA reforms discussed.

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Fri, 20 Dec 2013 15:44:00 GMTArea=OrganisationSection=BodiesKind=News
<![CDATA[Blatter returns to his roots]]>http://www.fifa.com/aboutfifa/news/newsid=2248161/index.html?cid=rssfeed&att=FIFA President Joseph S. Blatter attended the official opening of the Regional Seminar for Presidents, General Secretaries and Technical Directors in Marrakech, giving a speech to representatives of the 27 FIFA member associations.

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Thu, 19 Dec 2013 21:21:00 GMTArea=Football DevelopmentSection=GenericKind=News
<![CDATA[Online and Official Event Stores for Brazil 2014 open in Japan]]>/worldcup/news/y=2013/m=12/news=online-and-official-event-stores-for-brazil-2014-open-japan-2240917.htmlFootball fans in Japan will have the opportunity to snap up official 2014 FIFA World Cup merchandise online or by visiting the country's first Official Event store operated by Kamo, which opens today.

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Sat, 07 Dec 2013 09:00:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil ™
<![CDATA[Madiba and football: A mutual love affair]]>http://www.fifa.com/aboutfifa/organisation/president/news/newsid=2239884/index.html?cid=rssfeed&att=Madiba's colossal contribution, more keenly felt than within the global football family.]]>Fri, 06 Dec 2013 10:58:00 GMTArea=OrganisationSection=PresidentKind=News<![CDATA[FIFA Weekly to arrive on Saturday]]>http://www.fifa.com/aboutfifa/organisation/media/news/newsid=2240003/index.html?cid=rssfeed&att=Issue 7 of The FIFA Weekly will not be published on the morning of Saturday 7 December 2013 as a result of the 2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil Final Draw.

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Fri, 06 Dec 2013 10:56:00 GMTArea=OrganisationSection=MediaKind=News
<![CDATA[FIFA Executive Committee agenda available ]]>http://www.fifa.com/aboutfifa/organisation/bodies/news/newsid=2231217/index.html?cid=rssfeed&att=Fri, 29 Nov 2013 11:24:00 GMTArea=OrganisationSection=BodiesKind=News<![CDATA[Blatter: My audience with the Pope was extremely significant]]>http://www.fifa.com/aboutfifa/organisation/president/news/newsid=2227963/index.html?cid=rssfeed&att=Following his private audience with Pope Francis, FIFA President Joseph S. Blatter answered questions from journalists about his visit, Qatar 2022, racism in football, Brazil 2014 kick-off times and more.

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Fri, 22 Nov 2013 19:52:00 GMTArea=OrganisationSection=PresidentKind=News
<![CDATA[Pope Francis appeals to FIFA President]]>http://www.fifa.com/aboutfifa/organisation/president/news/newsid=2227913/index.html?cid=rssfeed&att=FIFA President Joseph S. Blatter was granted a private audience with Pope Francis at the Vatican on Friday, where the leader of the Catholic Church encouraged Blatter to use football to promote peace in the world and to help the poor.

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Fri, 22 Nov 2013 18:12:00 GMTArea=OrganisationSection=PresidentKind=News
<![CDATA[Blatter confident of Morocco 2013 success]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Thu, 21 Nov 2013 20:11:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA Club World Cup Morocco 2013<![CDATA[Hainer: FIFA and adidas are perfect partners]]>http://www.fifa.com/worldcup/russia2018/news/newsid=2227561/index.html?cid=rssfeed&att=FIFA.com caught up with adidas CEO Herbert Hainer after the extension of the German sportswear giant's partnership with FIFA through 2030 was announced in Moscow.

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Thu, 21 Nov 2013 17:59:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=2018 FIFA World Cup Russia (TM)
<![CDATA[FIFA President offers assistance to Philippines]]>http://www.fifa.com/aboutfifa/organisation/president/news/newsid=2222372/index.html?cid=rssfeed&att=FIFA President Joseph S. Blatter has offered his condolences to the Philippine Football Federation following Typhoon Haiyan and offered assistance should they require it.

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Mon, 11 Nov 2013 16:23:00 GMTArea=OrganisationSection=PresidentKind=News
<![CDATA[Blatter: Qatar 2022 won't clash with Winter Olympics]]>http://www.fifa.com/aboutfifa/organisation/president/news/newsid=2221313/index.html?cid=rssfeed&att=FIFA President Joseph S. Blatter joined Managing Director of the Qatar 2022 Supreme Committee, Sheikh Mohammed bin Hamad bin Khalifa Al Thani at a press conference in Doha, Qatar to discuss the potential date of the 2022 FIFA World Cup Qatar™ and workers' welfare.

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Sat, 09 Nov 2013 16:51:00 GMTArea=OrganisationSection=PresidentKind=News
<![CDATA[FIFA completes first-ever development course in South Sudan]]>http://www.fifa.com/aboutfifa/footballdevelopment/technicalsupport/refereeing/news/newsid=2220049/index.html?cid=rssfeed&att=South Sudan, which became FIFA's 209th member association in 2012, has benefitted from its maiden programme for referees and assistant referees.

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Thu, 07 Nov 2013 13:33:00 GMTArea=Football DevelopmentSection=RefereeingKind=News
<![CDATA[Blatter: Play-offs to provide passion & drama ]]>http://www.fifa.com/aboutfifa/organisation/president/news/newsid=2218542/index.html?cid=rssfeed&att=FIFA.com video, FIFA President Joseph S. Blatter talks about his upcoming trip to the Middle East as well  as the forthcoming FIFA World Cup™ play-offs.]]>Tue, 05 Nov 2013 18:17:00 GMTArea=OrganisationSection=PresidentKind=News<![CDATA[Fruitful dialogue between the CSEC-N and FIFA]]>http://www.fifa.com/aboutfifa/organisation/footballgovernance/news/newsid=2216169/index.html?cid=rssfeed&att=Fri, 01 Nov 2013 16:27:00 GMTArea=OrganisationSection=Home of FifaKind=News<![CDATA[Fruitful dialogue between the CSEC-N and FIFA]]>http://www.fifa.com/aboutfifa/organisation/homefifa/news/newsid=2216169/index.html?cid=rssfeed&att=Fri, 01 Nov 2013 16:27:00 GMTArea=OrganisationSection=Home of FifaKind=News<![CDATA[FIFA, CONCACAF team up in Cayman Islands]]>http://www.fifa.com/aboutfifa/news/newsid=2208485/index.html?cid=rssfeed&att=Wed, 30 Oct 2013 09:54:00 GMTArea=Football DevelopmentSection=GenericKind=News<![CDATA[FIFA to offer regional sponsorship opportunities for 2018 and 2022 FIFA World Cups]]>http://www.fifa.com/worldcup/russia2018/news/newsid=2207962/index.html?cid=rssfeed&att=For the first time ever FIFA will offer companies the opportunity to purchase regional sponsorship packages for the 2018 and 2022 FIFA World Cups. ]]>Tue, 29 Oct 2013 08:52:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=LOCKind=NewsTournament=2018 FIFA World Cup Russia (TM)<![CDATA[Blatter: We must fight racism together]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Sun, 27 Oct 2013 15:32:00 GMTArea=OrganisationSection=PresidentKind=News<![CDATA[FIFA President calls for tougher racism sanctions]]>http://www.fifa.com/aboutfifa/news/newsid=2206367/index.html?cid=rssfeed&att=FIFA President Joseph S. Blatter expressed the need for tougher penalties against acts of racism in front of a a crowd of the great and good of English football during the FA's 150th anniversary dinner.

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Sun, 27 Oct 2013 10:15:00 GMTArea=OrganisationSection=AssociationsKind=News
<![CDATA[FIFA President addresses Oxford Union]]>http://www.fifa.com/aboutfifa/organisation/president/news/newsid=2205457/index.html?cid=rssfeed&att=Fri, 25 Oct 2013 19:29:00 GMTArea=OrganisationSection=PresidentKind=News<![CDATA[FIFA TMS launches first market reports]]>http://www.fifa.com/aboutfifa/organisation/footballgovernance/news/newsid=2205426/index.html?cid=rssfeed&att=Fri, 25 Oct 2013 14:20:00 GMTArea=OrganisationSection=Football GovernanceKind=News