<![CDATA[FIFA.com - News]]>http://www.fifa.com/index.htmlenCopyright ©1994 - 2015 FIFA. All rights reservedTue, 04 Jul 2017 09:35:00 GMTTue, 04 Jul 2017 13:22:08 GMTFIFA.comFIFA.comhttp://www.fifa.com/imgml/rssheader.gif http://www.fifa.com/index.html13928FIFA.com RSS<![CDATA[A Russian extravaganza & another German triumph]]>/confederationscup/news/y=2017/m=7/news=a-russian-extravaganza-another-german-triumph-2900280.htmlAfter two weeks of action that only whet the appetite further for a return to Russia in 2018, we look over the numbers and the standout memories from the FIFA Confederations Cup Russia 2017 and Germany's victory.

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Tue, 04 Jul 2017 09:35:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA Confederations Cup Russia 2017
<![CDATA[Iran comeback breaks Aussie hearts]]>/worldcup/news/y=2009/m=2/news=celebration-and-heartbreak-1029557.htmlTue, 04 Jul 2017 08:00:00 GMTArea=ClassicSection=Qualifiers MatchesKind=NewsTournament=1998 FIFA World Cup France ™<![CDATA[Group stage deemed a success by FIFA and LOC]]>/confederationscup/news/y=2017/m=6/news=group-stage-deemed-a-success-by-fifa-and-loc-2898663.htmlMon, 26 Jun 2017 16:33:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA Confederations Cup Russia 2017<![CDATA[Ambitious Socceroos hailed by the best]]>/confederationscup/news/y=2017/m=6/news=ambitious-socceroos-hailed-by-the-best-2898584.htmlAustralia may have missed a ticket to the Confederations Cup semi-final but they have grown enormously after three challenging matches in Russia, which augers well for their upcoming FIFA World Cup qualifiers.

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Mon, 26 Jun 2017 08:43:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA Confederations Cup Russia 2017
<![CDATA[Germany ease through, Aussies make Chile sweat]]>/confederationscup/news/y=2017/m=6/news=germany-ease-through-aussies-make-chile-sweat-2898549.htmlWhile both Group B favourites at the FIFA Confederations Cup 2017 successfully navigated their way to the semi-finals, Germany and Chile enjoyed very different matches against Cameroon and Australia respectively. FIFA.com rounds up the action.

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Sun, 25 Jun 2017 19:29:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA Confederations Cup Russia 2017
<![CDATA[Point enough for Chile to progress]]>/confederationscup/matches/round=274633/match=300334879/match-report.htmlSun, 25 Jun 2017 18:02:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=Match SummaryTournament=FIFA Confederations Cup Russia 2017<![CDATA[Bosnich’s Confed Cup tales of ‘97 ]]>/confederationscup/news/y=2017/m=6/news=bosnich-s-confeds-cup-tales-of-97-2898127.htmlFIFA.com talks to former star Australian goalkeeper Mark Bosnich to hear some humourous insights from the Socceroos' run to the 1997 FIFA Confederations Cup final.]]>Sat, 24 Jun 2017 19:25:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA Confederations Cup Russia 2017<![CDATA[Cahill's latest Aussie landmark for the ages]]>/confederationscup/news/y=2017/m=6/news=cahill-s-latest-aussie-landmark-for-the-ages-2898074.htmlSat, 24 Jun 2017 19:03:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA Confederations Cup Russia 2017<![CDATA[Hernandez: We’re good enough to take on anyone]]>/confederationscup/news/y=2017/m=6/news=hernandez-we-re-good-enough-to-take-on-anyone-2898085.htmlFIFA.com spoke to Chile midfielder Pablo 'Tucu' Hernandez, who says La Roja are not taking their final Group B game against Australia lightly, despite being almost assured of qualification for the semi-finals.

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Sat, 24 Jun 2017 18:21:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA Confederations Cup Russia 2017
<![CDATA[Preview: Chile-Australia]]>/confederationscup/matches/round=274633/match=300334879/preview.htmlFri, 23 Jun 2017 21:14:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=Match PreviewTournament=FIFA Confederations Cup Russia 2017<![CDATA[Aussie new boys on track]]>/confederationscup/news/y=2017/m=6/news=aussie-new-boys-on-track-2897704.htmlThu, 22 Jun 2017 23:27:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA Confederations Cup Russia 2017<![CDATA[All to play for in Group B as Sanchez rewrites records]]>/confederationscup/news/y=2017/m=6/news=all-to-play-for-in-group-b-as-sanchez-rewrites-records-2897570.htmlGroup B at Russia 2017 remains delicately poised after a day of 1-1 draws that left all four teams in exactly the same positions they held on Thursday morning. FIFA.com reviews the action.

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Thu, 22 Jun 2017 22:14:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA Confederations Cup Russia 2017
<![CDATA[Zambo Anguissa: Five key things]]>/confederationscup/news/y=2017/m=6/news=zambo-anguissa-five-key-things-2897740.htmlFIFA.com lays out five key points that football fans should know about the exciting young player Andre-Frank Zambo Anguissa, who was named Budweiser Man of the Match in Cameroon’s 1-1 draw with the Socceroos.

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Thu, 22 Jun 2017 20:56:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA Confederations Cup Russia 2017
<![CDATA[Spoils shared in Saint Petersburg]]>/confederationscup/matches/round=274633/match=300334880/match-report.htmlThu, 22 Jun 2017 18:00:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=Match SummaryTournament=FIFA Confederations Cup Russia 2017<![CDATA[Captain Milligan and the rare treble]]>/confederationscup/news/y=2017/m=6/news=captain-milligan-and-the-rare-treble-2896949.htmlWed, 21 Jun 2017 21:30:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA Confederations Cup Russia 2017<![CDATA[Preview: Cameroon v Australia]]>/confederationscup/matches/round=274633/match=300334880/preview.htmlFIFA.com previews the Group B encounter.]]>Tue, 20 Jun 2017 15:50:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=Match PreviewTournament=FIFA Confederations Cup Russia 2017<![CDATA[New era brings new mentality for single-minded Aussies]]>/confederationscup/news/y=2017/m=6/news=new-era-brings-new-mentality-for-single-minded-aussies-2896564.htmlTue, 20 Jun 2017 09:33:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA Confederations Cup Russia 2017<![CDATA[Germany see off Aussies in opening win]]>/confederationscup/matches/round=274633/match=300334890/match-report.htmlGermany got their FIFA Confederations Cup Russia 2017 campaign off to a solid start with a 3-2 win over Australia at the Fisht Stadium in Sochi in front of 28,605 fans. 

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Mon, 19 Jun 2017 18:04:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=Match SummaryTournament=FIFA Confederations Cup Russia 2017
<![CDATA[Evergreen Cahill takes pride in age-defying feat]]>/confederationscup/news/y=2017/m=6/news=evergreen-cahill-takes-pride-in-defying-time-2896125.htmlSun, 18 Jun 2017 23:36:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA Confederations Cup Russia 2017<![CDATA[From the vault: Germany-Australia, 2005 Confederations Cup]]>/confederationscup/news/y=2017/m=6/news=from-the-vault-germany-australia-2005-confederations-cup-2895844.htmlSun, 18 Jun 2017 09:59:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA Confederations Cup Russia 2017<![CDATA[Preview: Australia v Germany]]>/confederationscup/matches/round=274633/match=300334890/preview.htmlSat, 17 Jun 2017 16:36:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=Match PreviewTournament=FIFA Confederations Cup Russia 2017<![CDATA[Meet the Confed Cup captains]]>/confederationscup/news/y=2017/m=6/news=a-closer-look-at-the-confed-cup-captains-2895407.htmlThe eight skippers at the FIFA Confederations Cup Russia 2017 come under the microscope, with analysis from FIFA.com's team reporters. 

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Sat, 17 Jun 2017 11:06:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA Confederations Cup Russia 2017
<![CDATA[FIFA launches innovative new way for fans to show support ]]>/confederationscup/news/y=2017/m=6/news=fifa-launches-innovative-new-way-for-fans-to-show-support-2895410.htmlSat, 17 Jun 2017 10:09:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA Confederations Cup Russia 2017<![CDATA[Australia’s enduring German connection]]>/confederationscup/news/y=2017/m=6/news=australia-s-enduring-german-connection-2895483.htmlFIFA.com explains.]]>Sat, 17 Jun 2017 08:10:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA Confederations Cup Russia 2017<![CDATA[Elephants, Lions and a tank]]>/news/y=2017/m=6/news=elephants-lions-and-a-tank-2895288.htmlFIFA.com​'s latest stats review, along with a 16-year-old, a rapid goal, costly keepers and drought destroying in Bouake and Suwon.]]>Fri, 16 Jun 2017 19:17:00 GMTArea=News CentreSection=Week in StatsKind=News<![CDATA[Selfies and a theme park for world champions]]>/confederationscup/news/y=2017/m=6/news=selfies-and-a-theme-park-for-world-champions-2895291.htmlGermany's first training session in Russia was held in picturesque surroundings: a fantastic training complex, thrilled fans looking on, and a theme park rising in the background.

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Fri, 16 Jun 2017 09:54:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA Confederations Cup Russia 2017
<![CDATA[The FIFA Confederations Cup in numbers]]>/confederationscup/news/y=2017/m=6/news=the-fifa-confederations-cup-in-numbers-2895262.htmlFrom the oldest and youngest players and teams through the tournament's most successful nations to the men poised to make history at Russia 2017, FIFA.com rounds up the tournament's standout stats.

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Fri, 16 Jun 2017 07:27:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA Confederations Cup Russia 2017
<![CDATA[Arrival of Socceroos completes Confederations Cup line-up]]>/confederationscup/news/y=2017/m=6/news=arrival-of-socceroos-completes-confederations-cup-line-up-2895136.htmlThu, 15 Jun 2017 14:08:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA Confederations Cup Russia 2017<![CDATA[Single-minded Maclaren living the dream ]]>/confederationscup/news/y=2017/m=6/news=single-minded-maclaren-living-the-dream-2895079.htmlFIFA.com hears from Australia striker Jamie Maclaren, who will be aiming to turn an extraordinary scoring record in the A-League to goals for the Socceroos at Russia 2017.]]>Thu, 15 Jun 2017 07:22:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA Confederations Cup Russia 2017<![CDATA[Enhanced digital experience for global football fans]]>/confederationscup/news/y=2017/m=6/news=enhanced-digital-experience-for-global-football-fans-2894806.htmlWed, 14 Jun 2017 11:24:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA Confederations Cup Russia 2017<![CDATA[Iran complete mission as Korea Republic, Japan stunned]]>/worldcup/news/y=2017/m=6/news=iran-complete-mission-as-korea-republic-japan-stunned-2894699.htmlWed, 14 Jun 2017 02:02:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=2018 FIFA World Cup Russia (TM)<![CDATA[Brazil hit experimental Aussies for four]]>/confederationscup/news/y=2017/m=6/news=brazil-hit-experimental-aussies-for-four-2894775.htmlTue, 13 Jun 2017 16:13:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA Confederations Cup Russia 2017<![CDATA[Aussie skipper Jedinak ruled out]]>/confederationscup/news/y=2017/m=6/news=aussie-skipper-jedinak-ruled-out-2894659.htmlTue, 13 Jun 2017 07:33:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA Confederations Cup Russia 2017<![CDATA[Iran seek qualification as Japan aim to move clear]]>/worldcup/news/y=2017/m=6/news=iran-seek-qualification-as-japan-aim-to-move-clear-2893948.htmlAsia's qualifying for the 2018 FIFA World Cup Russia is approaching its first watershed moment with Iran in sight of reaching the global finals.

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Sun, 11 Jun 2017 11:48:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=2018 FIFA World Cup Russia (TM)
<![CDATA[Rogic stunner seals Socceroos win]]>/worldcup/news/y=2017/m=6/news=rogic-stunner-seals-socceroos-win-2893607.htmlTom Rogic's second half stunner saw Australia to a crucial 3-2 victory over Saudi Arabia in 2018 FIFA World Cup qualifying Group B in Asia. 

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Thu, 08 Jun 2017 12:57:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=2018 FIFA World Cup Russia (TM)
<![CDATA[Ice-cool Sainsbury eager to make up for lost time]]>/confederationscup/news/y=2017/m=6/news=ice-cool-sainsbury-eager-to-make-up-for-lost-time-2893218.htmlFIFA.com hears from Australia defender Trent Sainsbury who is seeking to make every post a winner in Russia this month after missing the 2014 World Cup with a bizarre injury.]]>Wed, 07 Jun 2017 09:52:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA Confederations Cup Russia 2017<![CDATA[Additional tickets for most sought-after matches at FIFA Confederations Cup 2017 now available]]>/confederationscup/news/y=2017/m=6/news=additional-tickets-for-most-sought-after-matches-at-fifa-confederation-2893188.htmlWith just ten days to go until the opening match of the FIFA Confederations Cup 2017, FIFA is releasing as of today, 11:00 Moscow time, additional tickets for some of the most sought-after matches.

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Wed, 07 Jun 2017 08:10:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=ReleaseTournament=FIFA Confederations Cup Russia 2017
<![CDATA[Al-Shehri: Saudi Arabia want to bring back the glory days]]>/worldcup/news/y=2017/m=6/news=al-shehri-saudi-arabia-want-to-bring-back-the-glory-days-2892793.htmlFIFA.com ahead of Thursday's crucial qualifier in Australia about the team's attacking style and reviving the Green Falcons' glory days.]]>Mon, 05 Jun 2017 06:53:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=2018 FIFA World Cup Russia (TM)<![CDATA[New Zealand climb ahead of Confed Cup, Poles into top ten]]>/fifa-world-ranking/news/y=2017/m=5/news=new-zealand-climb-ahead-of-confed-cup-poles-into-top-ten-2890741.htmlAhead of a busy month in senior international football, with FIFA World Cup™ qualifying and the FIFA Confederations Cup set to take centre stage in June, there has been a small amount of notable movement in the latest FIFA/Coca-Cola World Ranking. 

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Thu, 01 Jun 2017 08:55:00 GMTArea=World RankingSection=Men RankingKind=News
<![CDATA[Aussies name squad for June]]>/confederationscup/news/y=2017/m=5/news=aussies-name-squad-for-june-2891054.htmlWed, 31 May 2017 07:31:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA Confederations Cup Russia 2017<![CDATA[Wilkshire: Russia 2017 can be a springboard for young Australians]]>/confederationscup/news/y=2017/m=5/news=wilkshire-russia-2017-can-be-a-springboard-for-young-australians-2884468.htmlSun, 28 May 2017 08:13:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA Confederations Cup Russia 2017<![CDATA[22 days to go: Summer in Moscow awaits]]>/confederationscup/news/y=2017/m=5/news=22-days-to-go-summer-in-moscow-awaits-2882748.htmlFIFA.com has begun the countdown to the FIFA Confederations Cup 2017 in Russia, and from now until the start, we will share an interesting fact about the tournament every day. Today, we focus on the Russian capital, which is hosting four matches including the third-place play-off.]]>Fri, 26 May 2017 09:53:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=100 days to goTournament=FIFA Confederations Cup Russia 2017<![CDATA[The day the Socceroos knocked over the world champs]]>/confederationscup/news/y=2017/m=5/news=the-day-the-socceroos-knocked-over-the-world-champs-2887015.htmlFIFA.com looks back at the one of the famous upset results at the FIFA Confederations Cup, a result which built the platform for Australia to enjoy future breakthrough success. ]]>Wed, 24 May 2017 04:53:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA Confederations Cup Russia 2017<![CDATA[Broos: Cameroon start with modest expectations]]>/confederationscup/news/y=2017/m=5/news=broos-cameroon-start-with-modest-expectations-2883941.htmlMon, 22 May 2017 11:01:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA Confederations Cup Russia 2017<![CDATA[26 days to go: Path to the Trophy decided in Kazan]]>/confederationscup/news/y=2017/m=5/news=26-days-to-go-path-to-the-trophy-decided-in-kazan-2883970.htmlFIFA.com has begun the countdown to the FIFA Confederations Cup 2017 in Russia, and from now until the start we will share an interesting fact about the tournament every day. Today we remember the Official Draw of the Confederations Cup, which took place in the Host City of Kazan.

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Mon, 22 May 2017 09:11:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=100 days to goTournament=FIFA Confederations Cup Russia 2017
<![CDATA[Former Club World Cup participants lead charge in Asia ]]>/live-scores/afcchampionsleague/news/newsid/288/362/9/index.htmlFIFA.com reviews all the action from the AFC Champions League group stage where some former champions impressed, as did a host of new faces.]]>Thu, 11 May 2017 06:13:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=AFC Champions League 2017 <![CDATA[49 days to go: Socceroos sensational result]]>/confederationscup/news/y=2017/m=4/news=49-days-to-go-socceroos-sensational-result-2880542.htmlFIFA.com has begun the countdown to the FIFA Confederations Cup 2017 in Russia, and from now until the start we will share an interesting fact about the tournament every day. Today we remember one of the most sensational results in the history of the competition.

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Sat, 29 Apr 2017 10:32:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=100 days to goTournament=FIFA Confederations Cup Russia 2017
<![CDATA[Samoura: Russia-Portugal will be full house]]>/confederationscup/news/y=2017/m=4/news=samoura-announces-russia-portugal-will-be-full-house-2880425.htmlFIFA and the 2018 Local Organising Committe held their last board meeting ahead of this summer's FIFA Confederations Cup Russia 2017. FIFA.com collects the main quotes from the media briefing that followed the meeting.

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Tue, 25 Apr 2017 17:10:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=LOCKind=NewsTournament=FIFA Confederations Cup Russia 2017
<![CDATA[Origins, wunderkinds and the pride of Pot 4]]>/news/y=2017/m=4/news=origins-wunderkinds-and-the-pride-of-pot-4-2880124.htmlFIFA.com’s latest stats review, along with two starlets and a lob.]]>Fri, 21 Apr 2017 09:25:00 GMTArea=News CentreSection=Week in StatsKind=News<![CDATA[Jedinak: We want to show the world how far Australia has come]]>/confederationscup/news/y=2017/m=4/news=jedinak-we-want-to-show-the-world-how-far-australia-has-come-2880125.htmlFIFA.com speaks exclusively with Mile Jedinak, with the Australia captain discussing the Socceroos' hopes for the upcoming FIFA Confederations Cup and their ambitious aims under coach Ange Postecoglou.]]>Thu, 20 Apr 2017 06:02:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA Confederations Cup Russia 2017