<![CDATA[FIFA.com - News]]>http://www.fifa.com/index.htmlenCopyright ©1994 - 2014 FIFA. All rights reservedFri, 25 Jul 2014 21:56:00 GMTFri, 25 Jul 2014 21:56:28 GMTFIFA.comFIFA.comhttp://www.fifa.com/imgml/rssheader.gif http://www.fifa.com/index.html13928FIFA.com RSS<![CDATA[Hungary, Serbia reach New Zealand 2015]]>http://www.fifa.com/u20worldcup/news/newsid=2408124/index.html?cid=rssfeed&att=Hungary and Serbia have filled Europe's final two qualifying spots for the FIFA U-20 World Cup New Zealand 2015 on Friday after Portugal, Austria, Germany and Ukraine secured their passage earlier in the week.

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Fri, 25 Jul 2014 21:56:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA U-20 World Cup New Zealand 2015
<![CDATA[Quartet book ticket to New Zealand 2015]]>http://www.fifa.com/u20worldcup/news/newsid=2407418/index.html?cid=rssfeed&att=Austria, Germany, Portugal and Ukraine sealed passage to the FIFA U-20 World Cup New Zealand 2015 after the first day of the final tournament of UEFA's European U-19 Championship in Hungary on Tuesday.

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Tue, 22 Jul 2014 20:09:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA U-20 World Cup New Zealand 2015
<![CDATA[Europe's young elite eye world stage]]>http://www.fifa.com/u20worldcup/news/newsid=2406272/index.html?cid=rssfeed&att=Fri, 18 Jul 2014 07:07:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA U-20 World Cup New Zealand 2015<![CDATA[Women’s round-up: June 2014]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=FIFA.com’s review of the month in women’s football looks at crucial qualifying action for Canada 2015 in Europe and Africa, plus silverware handed out across numerous domestic competitions.]]>Mon, 30 Jun 2014 12:36:00 GMTArea=Football DevelopmentSection=WomenKind=News<![CDATA[Aussies go ninth, Swiss reach personal best]]>http://www.fifa.com/worldranking/news/women/newsid=2377051/index.html?cid=rssfeed&att=Fri, 20 Jun 2014 09:00:00 GMTArea=World RankingSection=Women RankingKind=News<![CDATA[Swiss dominate Euro headlines, USA open new era]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=FIFA.com reviews all the weekend international action in women’s football headlined by an historic breakthrough for Switzerland amid a heavy schedule of European matches, while USA have continued their winning home form.]]>Mon, 16 Jun 2014 15:56:00 GMTArea=Football DevelopmentSection=WomenKind=News<![CDATA[FIFA extends sanctions imposed by Austrian and Iranian FAs in relation to match manipulation ]]>http://www.fifa.com/aboutfifa/organisation/news/newsid=2353065/index.html?cid=rssfeed&att=Mon, 02 Jun 2014 13:59:00 GMTArea=OrganisationSection=Football GovernanceKind=Release<![CDATA[12 days to go ]]>/worldcup/news/y=2014/m=5/news=12-days-to-go-2346405.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 the highest-scoring FIFA World Cup match of all time.]]>Sat, 31 May 2014 07:21:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=100 days to goTournament=2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil ™<![CDATA[Austria Vienna appoint Baumgartner]]>http://www.fifa.com/world-match-centre/nationalleagues/nationalleague=austria-bundesliga-2000000005/news/newsid/234/527/8/index.html?cid=rssfeed&att=Wed, 28 May 2014 08:24:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=Tipp3-Bundesliga 2013/2014<![CDATA[London, Munich compete for showpieces]]>http://www.fifa.com/world-match-centre/news/newsid/232/432/3/index.html?cid=rssfeed&att=One of London's Wembley Stadium and Munich's Allianz Arena will host the UEFA EURO 2020 semi-final and final, after the two put their names forward for the tournament's climax.

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Sat, 26 Apr 2014 11:44:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=National TeamsKind=News
<![CDATA[Germany march on, Matildas triumph]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Another round of thrilling UEFA qualifiers took place ahead of Canada 2015, while Australia caused a stir in beating Brazil 2-1 in a friendly down under. FIFA.com reviews the action.

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Sat, 12 Apr 2014 09:01:00 GMTArea=Football DevelopmentSection=WomenKind=News
<![CDATA[All-German semi ahead]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=

Wolfsburg and Turbine Potsdam ensured an all-German UEFA Champions League semi-final, Frankfurt suffered a Bundersliga slip-up and Brescia stay top of Serie A. FIFA.com reviews the action.

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Tue, 01 Apr 2014 10:53:00 GMTArea=Football DevelopmentSection=WomenKind=News
<![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[Wolfsburg-Potsdam clash looms large]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Tue, 25 Mar 2014 13:04:00 GMTArea=Football DevelopmentSection=WomenKind=News<![CDATA[Soriano: This is my reward]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Red Bull Salzburg captain Jonathan Soriano spoke with FIFA.com about his journey from the Spanish third tier to vying to become Europe's top goalscorer. 

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Thu, 20 Mar 2014 18:49:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=News
<![CDATA[Benfica beat Spurs, Juve held in derby]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Benfica took a commanding lead against Tottenham Hotspur in their UEFA Europa League last 16 tie with a 3-1 away win, while Mario Gomez scored late to give Fiorentina a 1-1 draw at Juventus.

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Thu, 13 Mar 2014 22:08:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=News
<![CDATA[Happy Birthday to you!]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Sun, 09 Mar 2014 10:04:00 GMTArea=News CentreSection=BirthdaysKind=News<![CDATA[Austria's greatest World Cup success]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=In their first international match of 2014, Austria secured a respectable 1-1 draw against World Cup qualifiers Uruguay. In the Video of the Week, we look back at brighter days for the Alpine nation.]]>Thu, 06 Mar 2014 11:20:00 GMTArea=News CentreSection=Video of the WeekKind=News<![CDATA[Sevilla, Spurs through as Swans crash out]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=The last 16 round of the UEFA Europa League promises some mouthwatering match-ups after Thursday's action saw Sevilla win 2-1, Tottenham Hotspur take down Dnipro 3-2 and Napoli advance.

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Thu, 27 Feb 2014 20:18:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=News
<![CDATA[Who will advance to the UEFA Champions League quarter-finals?]]>http://www.fifa.com/world-match-centre/uefachampionsleague/news/newsid/228/309/7/index.html?cid=rssfeed&att=FIFA.com wants to know which teams you think will advance to the quarter-finals?]]>Tue, 25 Feb 2014 21:42:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=Have Your SayTournament=UEFA Champions League 2013/2014<![CDATA[Veteran Manninger agrees Augsburg extension]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Mon, 24 Feb 2014 13:52:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=Bundesliga 2013/2014<![CDATA[Soriano shines for Salzburg, Lazio lose]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Thu, 20 Feb 2014 20:24:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=News<![CDATA[Stranzl pens Gladbach extension]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Tue, 11 Feb 2014 10:37:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=News<![CDATA[Arsenal, Dortmund edge through on night of drama]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Thu, 12 Dec 2013 00:01:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=UEFA Champions League 2013/2014<![CDATA[Eight spots up for grabs ]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Eight places remain in the UEFA Champions League last 16 and 15 sides will be looking to secure their place in the final round of groups matches on Tuesday and Wednesday. 

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Mon, 09 Dec 2013 16:29:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=UEFA Champions League 2013/2014
<![CDATA[Twenty defenders shortlisted for FIFA FIFPro World XI 2013]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=

FIFPro, the worldwide players’ union, and FIFA today announced the 20 defenders shortlisted for the FIFA FIFPro World XI 2013 as part of the final 55-player shortlist to be revealed on 9 December 2013.

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Wed, 04 Dec 2013 12:03:00 GMTArea=Ballon d'OrSection=FIF/Pro World XIKind=ReleaseTournament=FIFA Ballon d'Or 2013
<![CDATA[Lyon, Lazio amongst qualified sides]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Thu, 28 Nov 2013 23:01:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=News<![CDATA[Chelsea advance, shock for Barça]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=FIFA.com reviews all the UEFA Champions League action on a poor night for some of the competition's bigger names with defeat for Barcelona and Chelsea, although the latter still became the fifth club to win through to the next round.]]>Wed, 27 Nov 2013 03:16:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=UEFA Champions League 2013/2014<![CDATA[Arsenal sink Marseille, Ajax down Barça]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Tue, 26 Nov 2013 22:55:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=UEFA Champions League 2013/2014<![CDATA[FIFA to step up the fight against match manipulation ]]>http://www.fifa.com/aboutfifa/organisation/news/newsid=2229123/index.html?cid=rssfeed&att=Mon, 25 Nov 2013 15:14:00 GMTArea=OrganisationSection=Football GovernanceKind=Release<![CDATA[Five former winners facing elimination]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=11 teams can secure passage to the UEFA Champions League knockout phase this week, while five former winners of the European competition, including Juventus and Borussia Dortmund face an early exit if they fail to win.

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Mon, 25 Nov 2013 07:36:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=UEFA Champions League 2013/2014
<![CDATA[Golden Eaglets soar to fourth crown]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Sat, 09 Nov 2013 18:32:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA U-17 World Cup UAE 2013<![CDATA[Spurs, Valencia, Fiorentina all through]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Thu, 07 Nov 2013 22:59:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=News<![CDATA[Spanish pair progress, Dortmund fall at home]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=FIFA.com wraps up Wednesday's UEFA Champions League action headlined by Lionel Messi's return to goalscoring form as Barcelona and Atletico Madrid became the latest teams to reach the knockout stage.]]>Thu, 07 Nov 2013 04:13:00 GMTArea=News CentreSection=News centreKind=News<![CDATA[Barça, Atleti through, Arsenal triumph]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Wed, 06 Nov 2013 23:19:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=UEFA Champions League 2013/2014<![CDATA[Who's the brightest star at UAE 2013?]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=FIFA.com wants to know who you think is shining brightest at the U-17 finals in UAE. Swede sensation Valmir Berisha's been flying, as have a number of Nigerians and Mexicans - so let the world know your pick.

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Sat, 02 Nov 2013 21:11:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=Have Your SayTournament=FIFA U-17 World Cup UAE 2013
<![CDATA[Players learning off the pitch and on]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Fri, 01 Nov 2013 04:54:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA U-17 World Cup UAE 2013<![CDATA[Goals, stars and triumphs captured on video]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=You can look back on all the action so far at the FIFA U-17 World Cup in UAE or take a walk through history with some video compilations. Whatever you fancy, you can find on FIFA.com.

 

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Thu, 31 Oct 2013 05:16:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA U-17 World Cup UAE 2013
<![CDATA[Group E: Favourites come out on top]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=FIFA.com looks back on an action-packed Group E at the U-17 World Cup in UAE, where Argentina and Iran came out on top, but not without some resistance from Canada and Austria.]]>Sat, 26 Oct 2013 21:18:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA U-17 World Cup UAE 2013<![CDATA[United fight back, Liverpool win]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Manchester United rediscovered their famous fighting spirit by coming from behind to beat Stoke City at Old Trafford, while Luis Suarez scored his first Anfield hat-trick against West Brom.

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Sat, 26 Oct 2013 18:24:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=Barclays Premier League 2013/2014
<![CDATA[Hair-raising encounters in UAE ]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=They are hoping to become stars of the future, but their hairstyles are very much those of the present. FIFA.com takes a closer look at some of the more eye-catching heads at the U-17 finals in UAE.

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Sat, 26 Oct 2013 05:38:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA U-17 World Cup UAE 2013
<![CDATA[Last six slots filled on day of drama]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=The line-up for the last 16 of the FIFA U-17 World Cup has now been determined, with Nigeria, Argentina, Mexico, Sweden, Iran and Russia all advancing on Friday.

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Fri, 25 Oct 2013 21:45:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA U-17 World Cup UAE 2013
<![CDATA[Iran edge Austria to stamp ticket]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Iran are through to the Round of 16 of the FIFA U-17 World Cup in UAE, where they will face mighty Nigeria after pulling off a slim 1-0 win over Austria in Al Ain.

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Fri, 25 Oct 2013 18:54:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=Match SummaryTournament=FIFA U-17 World Cup UAE 2013
<![CDATA[Austria scale new heights in Dubai]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=One of the biggest attractions in Dubai is the Burj Khalifa, the world’s tallest skyscraper, and the Austrian team weren't  going to miss the chance to visit during their stay in the city for the FIFA U-17 World Cup.

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Fri, 25 Oct 2013 06:10:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA U-17 World Cup UAE 2013
<![CDATA[Spurs sink Sheriff, Swansea held]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Jermaine Defoe scored for Tottenham Hotspur in their 2-0 win over Sheriff Tiraspol, equalling Spurs' European goal scoring record, while Swansea succumbed to a late equaliser from Russian side Kuban Krasnodar to end 1-1.

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Thu, 24 Oct 2013 21:38:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=News
<![CDATA[Head-to-head battles for qualification]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=The first teams to reach the knockout stages in Groups A to D may have been confirmed with a game to spare, while the race to qualify remains wide open in Groups E and F. FIFA.com looks ahead to the action.

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Wed, 23 Oct 2013 20:48:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=Match PreviewTournament=FIFA U-17 World Cup UAE 2013
<![CDATA[Simeone: Diego Costa put in a huge display]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Wed, 23 Oct 2013 11:22:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=UEFA Champions League 2013/2014<![CDATA[Milan hold Barça, Celtic clip Ajax]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=AC Milan held Barcelona, spurred on by the return of Lionel Messi, to a 1-1 draw at the San Siro, while Celtic sunk Ajax 2-1 and Borussia Dortmund beat Arsenal in Tuesday's UEFA Champions League action.

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Tue, 22 Oct 2013 22:25:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=UEFA Champions League 2013/2014
<![CDATA[Title candidates get off the mark]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=FIFA.com wraps up all the action from a thrilling Tuesday at the U-17 finals in UAE, where Nigeria and Sweden shared the points in a sensational draw, and Mexico and Argentina picked up important wins.

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Tue, 22 Oct 2013 20:44:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA U-17 World Cup UAE 2013
<![CDATA[Suarez strike sees Argentina edge Austria]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Tue, 22 Oct 2013 19:01:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=Match SummaryTournament=FIFA U-17 World Cup UAE 2013