<![CDATA[FIFA.com - News]]>http://www.fifa.com/index.htmlenCopyright ©1994 - 2014 FIFA. All rights reservedThu, 18 Dec 2014 20:19:00 GMTThu, 18 Dec 2014 20:24:11 GMTFIFA.comFIFA.comhttp://www.fifa.com/imgml/rssheader.gif http://www.fifa.com/index.html13928FIFA.com RSS<![CDATA[Final and Match for Third Place tickets sold out]]>/clubworldcup/news/y=2014/m=12/news=the-fifa-club-world-cup-morocco-2014-presented-by-toyota-final-and-the-2494487.htmlThu, 18 Dec 2014 20:19:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=LOCKind=ReleaseTournament=FIFA Club World Cup Morocco 2014<![CDATA[Matos: Anything can happen]]>/clubworldcup/news/y=2014/m=12/news=matos-anything-can-happen-2494281.htmlFIFA.com caught up with the striker, whose story shows that good things can come to those who wait.]]>Thu, 18 Dec 2014 09:18:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA Club World Cup Morocco 2014<![CDATA[Germany conquer 2014, Belgium, Slovakia impress]]>/fifa-world-ranking/news/y=2014/m=12/news=germany-conquer-2014-belgium-slovakia-impress-2493791.htmlThu, 18 Dec 2014 09:01:00 GMTArea=World RankingSection=Men RankingKind=News<![CDATA[San Lorenzo hold off Auckland to reach final]]>/clubworldcup/matches/round=259699/match=300298896/match-report.htmlWed, 17 Dec 2014 22:05:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=Match SummaryTournament=FIFA Club World Cup Morocco 2014<![CDATA[Kalinski, San Lorenzo's missing link]]>/clubworldcup/news/y=2014/m=12/news=kalinski-san-lorenzo-s-missing-link-2493286.htmlOn the eve of their FIFA Club World Cup debut, San Lorenzo midfielder Enzo Kalinski speaks with FIFA.com about his role on the team and how basketball helped develop his vision on the pitch. 

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Tue, 16 Dec 2014 19:49:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA Club World Cup Morocco 2014
<![CDATA[Tade: Bumping into Bauza was a sign]]>/clubworldcup/news/y=2014/m=12/news=el-premonitorio-encuentro-de-tade-con-bauza-2492313-2493114.htmlAhead of his side’s FIFA Club World Cup semi-final against San Lorenzo on Wednesday, Auckland City’s Argentinian forward Emiliano Tade gave a revealing interview to FIFA.com.

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Tue, 16 Dec 2014 13:05:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA Club World Cup Morocco 2014
<![CDATA[Awkward test awaits Libertadores champs]]>/clubworldcup/matches/round=259699/match=300298896/preview.htmlMon, 15 Dec 2014 16:18:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=Match PreviewTournament=FIFA Club World Cup Morocco 2014<![CDATA[Milito: Racing title a dream come true]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Mon, 15 Dec 2014 10:25:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=Primera A 2014 Tran<![CDATA[Racing take title with narrow win]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Mon, 15 Dec 2014 04:22:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=Primera A 2014 Tran<![CDATA[Awesome Auckland breaking new ground]]>/clubworldcup/news/y=2014/m=12/news=awesome-auckland-breaking-new-ground-2492213.htmlWe take a closer look at the groundbreaking Auckland City side, who have reached the semi-finals of the FIFA Club World Cup, with the part-timers from New Zealand set to face off against South America's champions San Lorenzo.

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Sun, 14 Dec 2014 10:05:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA Club World Cup Morocco 2014
<![CDATA[Pavone, Cruz Azul's lucky charm]]>/clubworldcup/news/y=2014/m=12/news=pavone-cruz-azul-s-lucky-charm-2492244.htmlFIFA.com spoke to Cruz Azul's Argentinian striker Mariano Pavone, who went from villain to hero in his side's dramatic quarter-final victory against Western Sydney Wanderers at Morocco 2014.]]>Sun, 14 Dec 2014 09:57:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA Club World Cup Morocco 2014<![CDATA[Cruz Azul defeat nine-man Wanderers in extra-time]]>/clubworldcup/matches/round=259693/match=300298893/match-report.htmlCruz Azul needed 120 minutes to see off a nine-man Western Sydney Wanderers 3-1 in their wet and wild FIFA Club World Cup quarter-final in Rabat to set up a semi-final showdown with Real Madrid.

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Sat, 13 Dec 2014 22:01:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=Match SummaryTournament=FIFA Club World Cup Morocco 2014
<![CDATA[Atletico complete Correa signing]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Atletico Madrid on Saturday announced that they have completed the signing of young Argentina midfielder Angel Correa after his transfer was postponed in the summer because of a heart problem.

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Sat, 13 Dec 2014 15:41:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=Liga BBVA 2014/2015
<![CDATA[Football’s greatest excuses]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att= through to Jose MourinhoFIFA.com looked at the best excuses from when some of football’s most recognisable names gave bizarre reasons as to why things did not go to plan.]]>Fri, 12 Dec 2014 10:52:00 GMTArea=News CentreSection=Off The BallKind=News<![CDATA[Two struggling champions vie to take on Madrid]]>/clubworldcup/matches/round=259693/match=300298893/preview.htmlFri, 12 Dec 2014 09:33:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=Match PreviewTournament=FIFA Club World Cup Morocco 2014<![CDATA[River Plate claim maiden Sudamericana crown]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Thu, 11 Dec 2014 03:10:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=News<![CDATA[Auckland through as Tetouan pay the penalty]]>/clubworldcup/matches/round=259695/match=300298899/match-report.htmlWed, 10 Dec 2014 22:19:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=Match SummaryTournament=FIFA Club World Cup Morocco 2014<![CDATA[Zanetti: Messi never stops surprising people]]>/ballon-dor/news/y=2014/m=12/news=zanetti-messi-never-stops-surprising-people-2489746.htmlFIFA.com, Javier Zanetti discussed the FIFA Ballon d’Or Gala and why he is backing compatriots Lionel Messi and Diego Simeone for their respective awards.]]>Wed, 10 Dec 2014 08:45:00 GMTArea=Ballon d'OrSection=GeneralKind=NewsTournament=FIFA Ballon d'Or 2014<![CDATA[Valcke: It's important to make the most of this opportunity]]>/clubworldcup/news/y=2014/m=12/news=valcke-it-s-important-to-make-the-most-of-this-opportunity-2490182.htmlWed, 10 Dec 2014 00:42:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA Club World Cup Morocco 2014<![CDATA[Aguero likely out four to six weeks]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Manchester City striker Sergio Aguero could be absent for four to six weeks due to knee ligament damage, manager Manuel Pellegrini has revealed.

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Tue, 09 Dec 2014 18:56:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=Barclays Premier League 2014/2015
<![CDATA[Monaco: Neuer deserves the Ballon d'Or]]>/ballon-dor/news/y=2014/m=12/news=monaco-neuer-deserves-the-ballon-d-or-2489652.htmlFIFA.com on his passionate support for Estudiantes, watching the FIFA World Cup final in Germany and why he thinks Manuel Neuer deserves the FIFA Ballon d'Or.]]>Tue, 09 Dec 2014 13:25:00 GMTArea=Ballon d'OrSection=GeneralKind=NewsTournament=FIFA Ballon d'Or 2014<![CDATA[A red-hot favourite and six challengers]]>/clubworldcup/news/y=2014/m=12/news=a-red-hot-favourite-and-six-challengers-2489662.htmlTue, 09 Dec 2014 12:54:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA Club World Cup Morocco 2014<![CDATA[In the shadow of stars]]>/clubworldcup/news/y=2014/m=12/news=supporting-cast-ready-to-shine-2489712.html​Behind every team’s leading light is a supporting cast of players capable of stealing the show. FIFA.com looks at seven men who could do just that at Morocco 2014.]]>Tue, 09 Dec 2014 11:25:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA Club World Cup Morocco 2014<![CDATA[Pastore: Watching the World Cup on tv hurt]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Tue, 09 Dec 2014 11:20:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=Ligue 1 2014/2015<![CDATA[Fan Zones ready for festival of football]]>/clubworldcup/news/y=2014/m=12/news=fan-zones-ready-for-festival-of-football-2489601.html

Four Fan Zones have been set up across Morocco by the local organising committee for the FIFA Club World Cup as the annual competition begins on Wednesday.

 

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Mon, 08 Dec 2014 21:58:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA Club World Cup Morocco 2014
<![CDATA[FIFA Ballon d'Or: All you need to know]]>/ballon-dor/news/y=2014/m=12/news=fifa-ballon-d-or-all-you-need-to-know-2488065.htmlFIFA.com is here to explain the fine print of the most prestigious awards in the world of football.]]>Mon, 08 Dec 2014 11:04:00 GMTArea=Ballon d'OrSection=GeneralKind=NewsTournament=FIFA Ballon d'Or 2014<![CDATA[Who will win the FIFA Club World Cup?]]>/clubworldcup/news/y=2014/m=12/news=who-will-win-the-fifa-club-world-cup-morocco-2014-2489277.htmlMon, 08 Dec 2014 10:43:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA Club World Cup Morocco 2014<![CDATA[Enrique: More to Messi than just goals]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Mon, 08 Dec 2014 10:22:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=Liga BBVA 2014/2015<![CDATA[Boca end season on a low note]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Mon, 08 Dec 2014 02:17:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=Primera A 2014 Tran<![CDATA[The FIFA Club World Cup in numbers]]>/clubworldcup/news/y=2014/m=12/news=the-fifa-club-world-cup-in-numbers-2489068.htmlWith the FIFA Club World Cup Morocco 2014 about to begin, FIFA.com delves into the record books to bring you some of the competition’s most eye-catching statistics.

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Sun, 07 Dec 2014 17:46:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA Club World Cup Morocco 2014
<![CDATA[Happy Birthday to you!]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Sun, 07 Dec 2014 08:31:00 GMTArea=News CentreSection=BirthdaysKind=News<![CDATA[Furch treble stuns Indepeniente, Arsenal hit six]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Sun, 07 Dec 2014 02:46:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=Primera A 2014 Tran<![CDATA[Gotze World Cup-winning boot raises €2m]]>/worldcup/news/y=2014/m=12/news=gotze-s-world-cup-winning-boot-brings-joy-2488397.htmlThe boot with which Mario Gotze struck the World Cup-winning goal with this year has raised €2m for the German charity event "A Heart for Children", the organisers of the auction have revealed.

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Sat, 06 Dec 2014 12:38:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil ™
<![CDATA[Estudiantes down Tigre, San Lorenzo win]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Estudiantes consolidated sixth place in the Argentinian Apertura standings on Friday with a 4-2 victory over Tigre, while 2014 FIFA Club World Cup participants San Lorenzo saw off Velez Sarsfield with a 2-0 win.

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Sat, 06 Dec 2014 02:36:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=Primera A 2014 Tran
<![CDATA[The Week in Quotes]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=FIFA.com recaps some of standout remarks from the past week.]]>Sat, 06 Dec 2014 00:00:00 GMTArea=News CentreSection=Week in QuotesKind=News<![CDATA[Yepes: I've got to make the most of this]]>/clubworldcup/news/y=2014/m=12/news=yepes-i-ve-got-to-make-the-most-of-this-2488140.htmlSan Lorenzo and Colombia veteran Mario Yepes speaks exclusively to ​FIFA.com​ about his return to South America, his opinion of potential FIFA Club World Cup opponents Real Madrid and his Brazil 2014 heartache.

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Fri, 05 Dec 2014 16:12:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA Club World Cup Morocco 2014
<![CDATA[Argentinian Diaz named Paraguay coach]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Thu, 04 Dec 2014 19:42:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=National TeamsKind=News<![CDATA[161 stars aiming to finish 2014 on a high]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=With the FIFA Club World Cup fast approaching, the official squad lists have now been released, and FIFA.com ​takes you through some of the stars that will be shining at Morocco 2014.

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Thu, 04 Dec 2014 10:03:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA Club World Cup Morocco 2014
<![CDATA[River snatch away draw at Atletico Nacional]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Thu, 04 Dec 2014 02:33:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=News<![CDATA[Records fall as droughts end]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att= FIFA.com's latest stats review, which also features Franck Ribery, Roberto Soldado, Andrea Pirlo and Real Madrid.]]>Wed, 03 Dec 2014 07:30:00 GMTArea=News CentreSection=Week in StatsKind=News<![CDATA[Otamendi making the most of every opportunity]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=FIFA.com speak with hard-nosed Valencia and Argentina defender Nicolas Otamendi about his career in Spain, return to national team duty after missing Brazil 2014 and his amateur boxing experience.]]>Wed, 03 Dec 2014 01:18:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=News<![CDATA[Olimpo, Belgrano in the winner's circle]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Tue, 02 Dec 2014 02:02:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=Primera A 2014 Tran<![CDATA[Racing, River maintain winning form]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Mon, 01 Dec 2014 05:15:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=Primera A 2014 Tran<![CDATA[Independiente beat Newell's, San Lorenzo cruise]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Sun, 30 Nov 2014 03:51:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=Primera A 2014 Tran<![CDATA[The Week in Quotes]]>http://www.fifa.com/newscentre/features/news/newsid=2480467/index.html?cid=rssfeed&att=Sat, 29 Nov 2014 12:40:00 GMTArea=News CentreSection=Week in QuotesKind=News<![CDATA[Quilmes woes continue, Velez climb]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Sat, 29 Nov 2014 02:35:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=Primera A 2014 Tran<![CDATA[High-speed hat-tricks and timely trebles]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=FIFA.com runs down some of quickest trebles in the game.]]>Fri, 28 Nov 2014 12:50:00 GMTArea=News CentreSection=Off The BallKind=News<![CDATA[River edge past rivals Boca into final]]>http://www.fifa.com/world-match-centre/news/newsid/248/035/1/index.html?cid=rssfeed&att=Fri, 28 Nov 2014 02:36:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=News<![CDATA[Ortigoza: A story of pressure-fuelled penalties]]>/clubworldcup/news/y=2014/m=11/news=ortigoza-a-story-of-pressure-fueled-penalties-2480205.htmlFIFA.com caught up with San Lorenzo midfielder and penalty specialist Nestor Ortigoza, asking him about his peerless technique from 12 yards and next month’s Club World Cup in Morocco.]]>Thu, 27 Nov 2014 18:49:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA Club World Cup Morocco 2014<![CDATA[El Amri dreaming of Madrid meeting]]>/clubworldcup/news/y=2014/m=11/news=el-amri-dreaming-of-madrid-meeting-2480204.htmlThu, 27 Nov 2014 17:21:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA Club World Cup Morocco 2014