<![CDATA[FIFA.com - News]]>http://www.fifa.com/index.htmlenCopyright ©1994 - 2014 FIFA. All rights reservedThu, 02 Jul 2015 03:29:00 GMTFri, 03 Jul 2015 07:40:47 GMTFIFA.comFIFA.comhttp://www.fifa.com/imgml/rssheader.gif http://www.fifa.com/index.html13928FIFA.com RSS<![CDATA[Win a unique FIFA Women’s World Cup Final prize]]>/womensworldcup/news/y=2015/m=7/news=win-a-unique-fifa-women-s-world-cup-final-prize-2660197.htmlFIFA are offering you a unique, once-in-a-lifetime opportunity: two tickets to the FIFA Women’s World Cup Canada 2015 final, and the chance to present the ‘Live Your Goals’ award to the player of the match.

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Thu, 02 Jul 2015 03:29:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA Women's World Cup Canada 2015
<![CDATA[Women’s round-up: June 2015]]>/development/news/y=2015/m=6/news=women-s-round-up-june-2015-2659217.htmlFIFA.com brings you all the biggest stories from the past month of women’s football.]]>Wed, 01 Jul 2015 09:57:00 GMTArea=Football DevelopmentSection=WomenKind=News<![CDATA[TV audiences grow in World Cup quarter-finals]]>/womensworldcup/news/y=2015/m=6/news=tv-audiences-grow-in-world-cup-quarter-finals-2654416.htmlTue, 30 Jun 2015 19:43:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA Women's World Cup Canada 2015<![CDATA[Beliveau: This is a positive era]]>/womensworldcup/news/y=2015/m=6/news=keep-pending-beliveau-this-is-a-positive-era-2654240.htmlTue, 30 Jun 2015 02:29:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA Women's World Cup Canada 2015<![CDATA[A-League season to kick-off on 8 October]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Mon, 29 Jun 2015 01:28:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=Hyundai A-League 2014/2015<![CDATA[Happy Birthday to you!]]>/news/y=2015/m=6/news=happy-birthday-to-you-2654010.htmlSun, 28 Jun 2015 10:28:00 GMTArea=News CentreSection=BirthdaysKind=News<![CDATA[Champions advance, hosts bow out]]>/womensworldcup/news/y=2015/m=6/news=champions-advance-hosts-bow-out-2653983.htmlSun, 28 Jun 2015 09:30:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA Women's World Cup Canada 2015<![CDATA[Inspire the players, before the biggest game of their lives]]>/womensworldcup/news/y=2015/m=6/news=inspire-the-players-before-the-biggest-game-of-their-lives-2653637.htmlFIFA, together with our Partners, are giving you a unique chance to use YOUR voice to connect with the players at the FIFA Women's World Cup Canada 2015 Final. 

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Sun, 28 Jun 2015 03:47:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA Women's World Cup Canada 2015
<![CDATA[Japan end Aussie dream with tough win]]>/womensworldcup/matches/round=268018/match=300269496/match-report.htmlSat, 27 Jun 2015 23:00:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=Match SummaryTournament=FIFA Women's World Cup Canada 2015<![CDATA[The keeper and the kangaroo]]>/womensworldcup/news/y=2015/m=6/news=the-keeper-and-the-kangaroo-2653362.htmlFIFA.com finds out about her unlikely journey from a desert landscape to the rarefied atmosphere of the FIFA Women's World Cup.]]>Fri, 26 Jun 2015 19:31:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA Women's World Cup Canada 2015<![CDATA[Miyama: We are still not in our best form yet ]]>/womensworldcup/news/y=2015/m=6/news=miyama-we-are-still-not-in-our-best-form-yet-2653361.htmlJapan captain Aya Miyama speaks to FIFA.com about the pressure of being world champions, their quarter-final against Australia and the strength of Asian football.

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Fri, 26 Jun 2015 19:13:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA Women's World Cup Canada 2015
<![CDATA[Kennedy quits over injuries]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Fri, 26 Jun 2015 07:37:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=Hyundai A-League 2014/2015<![CDATA[FIFA Women’s World Cup breaks more TV records in Round of 16]]>/womensworldcup/news/y=2015/m=6/news=fifa-women-s-world-cuptm-breaks-more-tv-records-in-round-of-16-2653174.htmlThe FIFA Women’s World Cup 2015 Canada broke more records for television audiences in key markets across the world during the Round of 16 matches.

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Thu, 25 Jun 2015 23:13:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA Women's World Cup Canada 2015
<![CDATA[Matildas show the way]]>/womensworldcup/news/y=2015/m=6/news=matildas-show-the-way-2652309.htmlMon, 22 Jun 2015 09:08:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA Women's World Cup Canada 2015<![CDATA[Mixed fortunes on Father's Day]]>/womensworldcup/news/y=2015/m=6/news=mixed-fortunes-on-father-s-day-2652287.htmlFIFA.com looks back at the day’s events.]]>Mon, 22 Jun 2015 06:31:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA Women's World Cup Canada 2015<![CDATA[Simon the history-maker as Matildas progress]]>/womensworldcup/matches/round=268032/match=300269501/match-report.htmlKyah Simon's goal ten minutes from time saw Australia through to the FIFA Women's World Cup quarter-finals, and secured a first knockout victory for the country at any senior World Cup, seeing off Brazil 1-0.

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Sun, 21 Jun 2015 19:49:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=Match SummaryTournament=FIFA Women's World Cup Canada 2015
<![CDATA[Happy Birthday to you!]]>/news/y=2015/m=6/news=happy-birthday-to-you-2651913.htmlSun, 21 Jun 2015 10:15:00 GMTArea=News CentreSection=BirthdaysKind=News<![CDATA[De Vanna channelling her passion]]>/womensworldcup/news/y=2015/m=6/news=de-vanna-channelling-her-passion-2651552.htmlSat, 20 Jun 2015 14:00:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA Women's World Cup Canada 2015<![CDATA[Women’s World Cup scores early record TV viewing in key markets]]>/womensworldcup/news/y=2015/m=6/news=women-s-world-cup-scores-early-record-tv-viewing-in-key-markets-2651201.htmlFri, 19 Jun 2015 20:28:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA Women's World Cup Canada 2015<![CDATA[Returning to the refugee camp]]>http://www.fifa.com/world-match-centre/news/newsid/264/957/1/index.html?cid=rssfeed&att=Born 19 years ago in a Kenyan refugee camp to South Sudanese parents, Australian youth international Awer Mabil is returning to the place of his birth this week to bring football material and dreams to children.

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Fri, 19 Jun 2015 09:25:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=News
<![CDATA[Hyundai award contenders jockeying for position]]>/womensworldcup/news/y=2015/m=6/news=hyundai-award-contenders-jockeying-for-position-2650965.htmlThu, 18 Jun 2015 20:57:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=Best Young PlayerKind=NewsTournament=FIFA Women's World Cup Canada 2015<![CDATA[Newcastle Jets appoint Miller ]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Fulham assistant coach Scott Miller has been appointed the new head coach of troubled Australian A-League side Newcastle United Jets, Football Federation Australia said Thursday.

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Thu, 18 Jun 2015 04:22:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=Hyundai A-League 2014/2015
<![CDATA[Six teams through, two head home]]>/womensworldcup/news/y=2015/m=6/news=six-teams-through-two-head-home-2650131.htmlWed, 17 Jun 2015 05:57:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA Women's World Cup Canada 2015<![CDATA[Stalemate lifts Aussies through at Sweden’s expense ]]>/womensworldcup/matches/round=268020/match=300269490/match-report.htmlWed, 17 Jun 2015 03:05:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=Match SummaryTournament=FIFA Women's World Cup Canada 2015<![CDATA[Guam train continues as Japan, Iran blush]]>/worldcup/news/y=2015/m=6/news=guam-train-continues-as-japan-iran-blush-2649326.htmlGuam and the Philippines continued their fairytale starts to Asian Zone qualifying on Matchday 2, while Japan and Iran were held to unforeseen draws and two teams recorded 6-0 wins.

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Tue, 16 Jun 2015 20:25:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA WC 2018 Prel. Comp. Asian Zone
<![CDATA[The 'Aussie-surfing footballer’s' guide to the Matildas ]]>/womensworldcup/news/y=2015/m=6/news=the-aussie-surfing-footballer-s-guide-to-the-matildas-2648470.htmlMon, 15 Jun 2015 13:00:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA Women's World Cup Canada 2015<![CDATA[Asian powerhouses eye opening victories ]]>/worldcup/news/y=2015/m=6/news=monday-asian-powerhouses-eye-opening-victories-2648433.htmlFIFA.com previewing all the action.]]>Mon, 15 Jun 2015 10:29:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA WC 2018 Prel. Comp. Asian Zone<![CDATA[Lindahl leading Sweden from the back]]>/womensworldcup/news/y=2015/m=6/news=lindahl-leading-sweden-from-the-back-2648330.htmlFIFA.com, she discusses the importance of a compact defence, remaining calm under pressure and much more.]]>Sun, 14 Jun 2015 20:33:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA Women's World Cup Canada 2015<![CDATA[Records tumble, holders advance and heavyweights collide]]>/womensworldcup/news/y=2015/m=6/news=fri-12-june-wwc-matchday-6-review-2647375.htmlSat, 13 Jun 2015 05:47:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA Women's World Cup Canada 2015<![CDATA[Simon double sinks Super Falcons]]>/womensworldcup/matches/round=268020/match=300269499/match-report.htmlFri, 12 Jun 2015 23:54:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=Match SummaryTournament=FIFA Women's World Cup Canada 2015<![CDATA[Calculators and cards: The qualification and disciplinary lowdown]]>/womensworldcup/news/y=2015/m=6/news=calculators-and-cards-the-qualification-and-disciplinary-lowdown-2646911.htmlFIFA.com runs through the criteria for qualification from the group stage, as well as the key disciplinary rules. What determines who reaches the Round of 16? What tiebreakers apply? Find out the answers here.]]>Fri, 12 Jun 2015 22:53:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA Women's World Cup Canada 2015<![CDATA[Upsets, thrashings and 11th-hour saviours]]>/worldcup/news/y=2015/m=6/news=upsets-thashings-and-11th-hour-saviours-2646383.htmlThu, 11 Jun 2015 22:24:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA WC 2018 Prel. Comp. Asian Zone<![CDATA[FIFA Women’s World Cup openers attract bigger TV audiences than 2011]]>/womensworldcup/news/y=2015/m=6/news=fifa-women-s-world-cup-openers-attract-bigger-tv-audiences-than-2011-2645835.htmlWed, 10 Jun 2015 19:12:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA Women's World Cup Canada 2015<![CDATA[Asian minnows face tough opening tasks ]]>/worldcup/news/y=2015/m=6/news=asian-minnows-face-tough-opening-tasks-2639811.htmlWed, 10 Jun 2015 07:06:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA WC 2018 Prel. Comp. Asian Zone<![CDATA[Big guns open with victories, Africans shine in the sun ]]>/womensworldcup/news/y=2015/m=6/news=big-guns-open-with-victories-africans-shine-in-the-sun-2626258.htmlTue, 09 Jun 2015 05:55:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA Women's World Cup Canada 2015<![CDATA[USA take down tenacious Matildas]]>/womensworldcup/matches/round=268020/match=300269468/match-report.htmlTue, 09 Jun 2015 02:23:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=Match SummaryTournament=FIFA Women's World Cup Canada 2015<![CDATA[Big-hearted ‘Mini’ ready to bounce into action]]>/womensworldcup/news/y=2015/m=6/news=big-hearted-mini-ready-to-bounce-into-action-2621346.htmlFIFA.com caught up with Australia's Katrina Gorry, a whirring bustling ball of metronomic energy in the centre of the park, who makes driving runs into the penalty area and scores long-distance goals of rare quality with impressive regularity.]]>Sun, 07 Jun 2015 16:18:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA Women's World Cup Canada 2015<![CDATA[Centurion Rapinoe set to lead USA in Canada]]>/womensworldcup/news/y=2015/m=6/news=centurion-rapinoe-ready-to-lead-usa-in-canada-2621314.htmlMegan Rapinoe, the most recent addition to USA's impressive list of centurions, spoke to FIFA.com ahead of the Stars and Stripes’ start to the FIFA Women’s World Cup Canada 2015 and the leadership she will provide her American team-mates.

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Sun, 07 Jun 2015 16:11:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA Women's World Cup Canada 2015
<![CDATA[Japan duo Takahagi, Tanaka leave Wanderers]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Sat, 06 Jun 2015 04:50:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=Hyundai A-League 2014/2015<![CDATA[High hopes and dreams of destiny]]>/womensworldcup/news/y=2015/m=6/news=high-hopes-and-dreams-of-destiny-2618696.htmlThu, 04 Jun 2015 01:45:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA Women's World Cup Canada 2015<![CDATA[Socceroo Franjic signs for Melbourne City]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=A-League club Melbourne City announced the signing of Australia international defender Ivan Franjic on a three-year deal.

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Wed, 03 Jun 2015 22:38:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=Hyundai A-League 2014/2015
<![CDATA[Who will win the FIFA Women's World Cup?]]>/womensworldcup/news/y=2015/m=6/news=who-will-win-the-fifa-women-s-world-cup-2617811.htmlWith 24 teams set to kick-off in Canada on Saturday 6 June, only one team will be left standing at the end of it all on Sunday 5 July. We want to know: who do you think will win the FIFA Women's World Cup?

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Wed, 03 Jun 2015 00:01:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA Women's World Cup Canada 2015
<![CDATA[Luongo, Sainsbury out of Kyrgyz clash]]>/worldcup/news/y=2015/m=5/news=luongo-sainsbury-out-of-kyrgyz-clash-2610535.htmlMidfield star Massimo Luongo and Trent Sainsbury have been ruled out of Australia's 2018 FIFA World Cup qualifier against Kyrgyzstan with injuries, Soccer Australia said on Saturday.

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Sat, 30 May 2015 04:34:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA WC 2018 Prel. Comp. Asian Zone
<![CDATA[QPR snap up Australian star Luongo]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Queens Park Rangers began preparing for life outside the English Premier League by signing Australian international Massimo Luongo from Swindon Town, the Championship club announced on Thursday.

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Thu, 28 May 2015 16:09:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=News
<![CDATA[Stellar names lined up for Canada 2015]]>/womensworldcup/news/y=2015/m=5/news=stellar-names-lined-up-for-canada-2015-2609275.htmlThu, 28 May 2015 10:07:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA Women's World Cup Canada 2015<![CDATA[The Hyundai Young Player Award]]>/womensworldcup/news/y=2015/m=5/news=the-hyundai-young-player-award-2606535.htmlWed, 27 May 2015 08:51:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=Best Young PlayerKind=NewsTournament=FIFA Women's World Cup Canada 2015<![CDATA[Former Socceroo Aloisi appointed Brisbane coach]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Wed, 27 May 2015 03:06:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=Hyundai A-League 2014/2015<![CDATA[Australia back Asian Cup heroes for Kyrgyzstan]]>/worldcup/news/y=2015/m=5/news=australia-back-asian-cup-heroes-for-kyrgyzstan-2608198.htmlMon, 25 May 2015 02:02:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA WC 2018 Prel. Comp. Asian Zone<![CDATA[Happy birthday to you!]]>/news/y=2015/m=5/news=happy-birthday-to-you-2607820.htmlSun, 24 May 2015 08:27:00 GMTArea=News CentreSection=BirthdaysKind=News<![CDATA[Titles, titans and historic hat-tricks]]>/news/y=2015/m=5/news=titles-titans-and-historic-hat-tricks-2606648.htmlFIFA.com's latest weekly stats review.]]>Wed, 20 May 2015 06:32:00 GMTArea=News CentreSection=Week in StatsKind=News