<![CDATA[FIFA.com - News]]>http://www.fifa.com/index.htmlenCopyright ©1994 - 2014 FIFA. All rights reservedFri, 18 Apr 2014 08:48:00 GMTFri, 18 Apr 2014 08:56:18 GMTFIFA.comFIFA.comhttp://www.fifa.com/imgml/rssheader.gif http://www.fifa.com/index.html13928FIFA.com RSS<![CDATA[55 days to go]]>/worldcup/news/y=2014/m=4/news=55-days-to-go-2320377.htmlFIFA.com is counting down to the FIFA World Cup with a corresponding trivia fact on every one of the final 100 days. We continue by shining the focus on its extra-time encounters.]]>Fri, 18 Apr 2014 08:48:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=100 days to goTournament=2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil ™<![CDATA[Grimi winner lifts Godoy fifth]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Godoy Cruz moved up to fifth following a 2-1 win at Belgrano Cordoba, while Boca Juniors were held to a goalless draw by San Lorenzo

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Fri, 18 Apr 2014 02:09:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=Primera A 2013/2014
<![CDATA[Brazil set Chinese date with Argentina]]>/worldcup/news/y=2014/m=4/news=brazil-set-chinese-date-with-argentina-2320665.htmlBrazil and Argentina will meet in the latest instalment of the Superclassico at Beijing's Bird's Nest stadium this October.

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Thu, 17 Apr 2014 23:15:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil ™
<![CDATA[Lanus late show trumps Santos Laguna]]>http://www.fifa.com/world-match-centre/copalibertadores/news/newsid/232/033/5/index.html?cid=rssfeed&att=Thu, 17 Apr 2014 06:24:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=Copa Libertadores 2014 <![CDATA[FIFA.com launches Panini 2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil™ Online Sticker Album]]>/worldcup/news/y=2014/m=4/news=fifa-com-launches-panini-2014-fifa-world-cup-braziltm-online-sticker-a-2319183.htmlFIFA.com has launched the Panini Online Sticker Album for the 2014 FIFA World Cup thanks to the support of Presenting Partner, Coca-Cola. 

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Tue, 15 Apr 2014 14:09:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=Panini Sticker AlbumKind=NewsTournament=2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil ™
<![CDATA[Sabella: Brazil have always been number one]]>/worldcup/news/y=2014/m=4/news=sabella-brazil-have-always-been-number-one-2319373.html FIFA.com.]]>Tue, 15 Apr 2014 10:02:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=InterviewTournament=2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil ™<![CDATA[Argentina hit by Gago blow]]>/worldcup/news/y=2014/m=4/news=argentina-hit-by-gago-blow-2319289.htmlTue, 15 Apr 2014 08:15:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil ™<![CDATA[Sabella: Messi is irreplaceable]]>/worldcup/news/y=2014/m=4/news=sabella-messi-is-irreplaceable-2318883.htmlFIFA.com, Alejandro Sabella discusses strains and stresses of the job, his contingency plans should Lionel Messi suffer an injury and the selection issues he has to face.]]>Mon, 14 Apr 2014 08:28:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil ™<![CDATA[Happy Birthday to you!]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=We preview the upcoming footballing birthdays in our regular Sunday feature with a Brazilian midfielder, a speedy English winger, a Moroccan defender and a sturdy Argentinian stopper all celebrating this week.

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Sun, 13 Apr 2014 09:03:00 GMTArea=News CentreSection=BirthdaysKind=News
<![CDATA[61 days to go ]]>/worldcup/news/y=2014/m=4/news=61-days-to-go.htmlFIFA.com is counting down to Brazil 2014 with a corresponding trivia fact on every one of the final 100 days. We continue with the strange tale of the first World Cup Golden Boot winner.]]>Sat, 12 Apr 2014 09:17:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=100 days to goTournament=2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil ™<![CDATA[Atletico Nacional secure passage]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Fri, 11 Apr 2014 06:38:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=Copa Libertadores 2014 <![CDATA[Portugal go third, Greece and Scotland soar]]>http://www.fifa.com/worldranking/news/newsid=2316770/index.html?cid=rssfeed&att=Thu, 10 Apr 2014 08:58:00 GMTArea=World RankingSection=Men RankingKind=News<![CDATA[San Lorenzo through on dramatic day]]>http://www.fifa.com/world-match-centre/copalibertadores/news/newsid/231/714/5/index.html?cid=rssfeed&att=Thu, 10 Apr 2014 08:00:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=Copa Libertadores 2014 <![CDATA[The Strongest, Cerro Porteno & Lanus progress]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Wed, 09 Apr 2014 06:33:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=Copa Libertadores 2014 <![CDATA[River hopes hit]]>http://www.fifa.com/world-match-centre/nationalleagues/nationalleague=argentina-primera-a-2000000128/news/newsid/231/605/6/index.html?cid=rssfeed&att=Tue, 08 Apr 2014 07:23:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=Primera A 2013/2014<![CDATA[San Lorenzo top, Boca bounce back]]>http://www.fifa.com/world-match-centre/nationalleagues/nationalleague=argentina-primera-a-2000000128/news/newsid/231/554/7/index.html?cid=rssfeed&att=Mon, 07 Apr 2014 08:06:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=Primera A 2013/2014<![CDATA[San Lorenzo return to winning ways]]>http://www.fifa.com/world-match-centre/nationalleagues/nationalleague=argentina-primera-a-2000000128/news/newsid/231/424/6/index.html?cid=rssfeed&att=Fri, 04 Apr 2014 07:03:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=Primera A 2013/2014<![CDATA[Colon Santa Fe go clear]]>http://www.fifa.com/world-match-centre/nationalleagues/nationalleague=argentina-primera-a-2000000128/news/newsid/231/379/9/index.html?cid=rssfeed&att=Thu, 03 Apr 2014 08:42:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=Primera A 2013/2014<![CDATA[Pastore gem gives PSG two-goal cushion]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Wed, 02 Apr 2014 22:04:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=UEFA Champions League 2013/2014<![CDATA[Streaks, a starlet and Superclásico success]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Wed, 02 Apr 2014 08:08:00 GMTArea=News CentreSection=Week in StatsKind=News<![CDATA[71 days to go ]]>/worldcup/news/y=2014/m=4/news=71-days-to-go-2309979.htmlFIFA.com is counting down to Brazil 2014 with a corresponding trivia fact on every one of the final 100 days. Today, we look at the oldest and youngest coaches in FIFA World Cup history.]]>Wed, 02 Apr 2014 00:16:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=100 days to goTournament=2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil ™<![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[River Plate stun Boca, Arsenal win]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Ramiro Mori shocked La Bombonera with a goal four minutes from time to earn River Plate a 2-1 win over Boca Juniors in a raucous environment, while Arsenal de Sarandi also stunned Colon Santa Fe with a 1-0 victory.

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Mon, 31 Mar 2014 04:08:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=Primera A 2013/2014
<![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[Goalless trio sees missed opportunities]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Sat, 29 Mar 2014 02:36:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=Primera A 2013/2014<![CDATA[Outfield players step in goal]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=The history of football is full of examples with outfield players forced into pulling on goalkeeping gloves. FIFA.com looks at some of the most striking anecdotes from this rare occurrence.    

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Fri, 28 Mar 2014 08:28:00 GMTArea=News CentreSection=Off The BallKind=News
<![CDATA[Lanus win to go top]]>http://www.fifa.com/world-match-centre/copalibertadores/news/newsid/230/513/9/index.html?cid=rssfeed&att=Fri, 28 Mar 2014 04:45:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=Copa Libertadores 2014 <![CDATA[Arsenal advance, Velez Sarsfield inch closer]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Arsenal de Sarandi beat Anzoategui 3-1 on Wednesday night to become the second team to advance to the last 16 of the Copa Libertadores, while Velez Sarsfield are close to joining their fellow Argentinian side in the knockout stage.

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Thu, 27 Mar 2014 06:25:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=Copa Libertadores 2014
<![CDATA[A derby, a debut and a miserable milestone ]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=FIFA.com's latest stats review.]]>Wed, 26 Mar 2014 08:49:00 GMTArea=News CentreSection=Week in StatsKind=News<![CDATA[Stars sharpen form as World Cup nears]]>/worldcup/news/y=2014/m=3/news=stars-sharpen-form-with-world-cup-sight-2303262.htmlFIFA.com looks at a few FIFA World Cup aspirants plying their trade in Asia who are using the AFC Champions League as an ideal proving ground to improve their form and catch the eye of their country's coach.

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Wed, 26 Mar 2014 01:44:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil ™
<![CDATA[78 days to go ]]>/worldcup/news/y=2014/m=3/news=78-days-to-go-2303361.htmlFIFA.com is counting down to the 2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil with a corresponding trivia fact on every one of the final 100 days. Today, we reflect on the man who fired Argentina to glory in 1978.]]>Wed, 26 Mar 2014 00:15:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=100 days to goTournament=2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil ™<![CDATA[Martino: Barça can't make a mistake]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Tue, 25 Mar 2014 13:07:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=News<![CDATA[Jairzinho: Brazil lack star quality]]>/worldcup/news/y=2014/m=3/news=jairzinho-brazil-lack-star-quality-2303249.htmlA Seleção currently lack superstar players but will still triumph at Brazil 2014 as he looks to train Brazil's next generation of talent.]]>Tue, 25 Mar 2014 00:15:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil ™<![CDATA[The Week in Quotes]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Sat, 22 Mar 2014 12:24:00 GMTArea=News CentreSection=Week in QuotesKind=News<![CDATA[Colon maintain pace, Olimpo win]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Sat, 22 Mar 2014 02:27:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=Primera A 2013/2014<![CDATA[Cerro top group, Lanus clip Cali]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Cerro Porteno took down O'Higgins 2-1 on Thursday and now lead Group Three of the Copa Libertadores and Deportivo Cali now sit second after Lanus earned a 2-0 win, while Defensor Sporting and Cruzeiro battled to a 2-2.

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Fri, 21 Mar 2014 03:55:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=Copa Libertadores 2014
<![CDATA[Asuncion hold Mineiro, Penarol fight back]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Atletico Mineiro were held to a 1-1 draw with Nacional Asuncion as Ronaldinho converted one penalty but missed another, while Penarol fought back to beat Arsenal de Sarandi 2-1 and Leon downed Emelec 3-0.

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Thu, 20 Mar 2014 04:25:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=Copa Libertadores 2014
<![CDATA[Records, red mist and penalty pain]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=FIFA.com's stats reviews,  feature this week alongside a quick Colombian red card, the newly crowned Greek champions and a sudden flood of penalties at Old Trafford.]]>Wed, 19 Mar 2014 08:11:00 GMTArea=News CentreSection=Week in StatsKind=News<![CDATA[85 days to go]]>/worldcup/news/y=2014/m=3/news=85-days-to-go-2298922.htmlFIFA.com is counting down to Brazil 2014 with a corresponding trivia fact on every one of the final 100 days. Today, we look at one of the FIFA World Cup's greatest marksmen's most productive year.

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Wed, 19 Mar 2014 06:57:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=100 days to goTournament=2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil ™
<![CDATA[Atletico earn important win, Garcilaso beaten]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Atletico Nacional beat Uruguay side Nacional 1-0 to move atop Group Six with Gremio, while Velez Sarsfield took down The Strongest 2-0 and Santos Laguna sunk Anzoategui 3-0 in Tuesday's Copa Libertadores fixtures.

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Wed, 19 Mar 2014 06:09:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=Copa Libertadores 2014
<![CDATA[Clasico tribute to Messi and Ronaldo]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=FIFA.com delivers you a football-related photo you won’t be able to resist paying a second glance to. This week’s shows a Valencian tribute to two of the world's greatest players.]]>Mon, 17 Mar 2014 16:24:00 GMTArea=News CentreSection=Super SnapKind=News<![CDATA[89 days to go ]]>/worldcup/news/y=2014/m=3/news=89-days-to-go-2296986.htmlFIFA.com is counting down to Brazil 2014 with a corresponding trivia fact on every one of the final 100 days. We continue with a look at one of the shortest, yet most satisfying, FIFA World Cup™ careers.]]>Sat, 15 Mar 2014 08:50:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=100 days to goTournament=2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil ™<![CDATA[Goalless Gremio held, Arsenal pip Penarol]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Newell's Old Boys held Brazil's Gremio to a goalless draw in a Group Six fixture of the Copa Libertadores on Thursday, while Deportivo Cali fought back to be Lanus 2-1 and Arsenal de Sarandi downed Penarol 1-0.

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Fri, 14 Mar 2014 04:54:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=Copa Libertadores 2014
<![CDATA[91 days to go ]]>/worldcup/news/y=2014/m=3/news=91-days-to-go-2295898.htmlFIFA.com is counting down to the 2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil™ with a corresponding trivia fact on every one of the final 100 days. We continue with a look at the man who captured Argentinian hearts.]]>Thu, 13 Mar 2014 06:10:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=100 days to goTournament=2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil ™<![CDATA[San Lorenzo held, Botafogo beaten]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Thursday's Copa Libertadores action saw Union Espanola hold on for a 1-1 draw with San Lorenzo, while Independiente beat a nine-man Botafogo side 2-1 and reigning champions Atletico Mineiro drew Nacional 2-2.

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Thu, 13 Mar 2014 04:17:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=Copa Libertadores 2014
<![CDATA[McManaman: English expectations are low]]>/worldcup/news/y=2014/m=3/news=mcmanaman-england-are-world-cup-outsiders-2295098.htmlFIFA.com about the upcoming FIFA World Cup, his expectations for Brazil 2014 and his favourites for the coveted Trophy.]]>Wed, 12 Mar 2014 09:43:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil ™<![CDATA[Bocanegra saves Atletico, Defensor down Cruzeiro]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Atletico Nacional drew Uruguayan side Nacional 2-2 when Daniel Bocanegra struck in the final minutes, Defensor defeated Cruzeiro 2-0 and Universidad de Chile came from behind to beat Real Gracilaso 2-1 in Tuesday's Copa Libertadores action.

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Wed, 12 Mar 2014 05:31:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=Copa Libertadores 2014
<![CDATA[Mascherano: Aguero can destroy you]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Tue, 11 Mar 2014 13:33:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=News<![CDATA[Messi named 2018 Youth Olympic Games ambassador ]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Tue, 11 Mar 2014 12:58:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=Youth Olympic Football Tournaments Nanjing 2014 - Boys<![CDATA[Zanetti set for new Inter role]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Mon, 10 Mar 2014 10:26:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=Serie A TIM 2013/2014