<![CDATA[FIFA.com - News]]>http://www.fifa.com/index.htmlenCopyright ©1994 - 2014 FIFA. All rights reservedTue, 30 Jun 2015 13:30:00 GMTTue, 30 Jun 2015 14:37:40 GMTFIFA.comFIFA.comhttp://www.fifa.com/imgml/rssheader.gif http://www.fifa.com/index.html13928FIFA.com RSS<![CDATA[Allofs: Wolfsburg want to reward De Bruyne financially]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Wolfsburg's director of sport Klaus Allofs has insisted Kevin De Bruyne will not leave and expressed his desire to improve the Belgium international's deal.

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Tue, 30 Jun 2015 13:30:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=Bundesliga 2015/2016
<![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[Setting sail for Uruguay]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Sun, 21 Jun 2015 11:16:00 GMTArea=ClassicSection=HistoryKind=News<![CDATA[Chelsea close in on Falcao, target Begovic, Varane]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Radamel Falcao has suggested that he is close to joining Chelsea, who are reporedly eyeing moves for Asmir Begovic, Diego Godin, Koke and Raphael Varane.

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Thu, 18 Jun 2015 15:30:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=Barclays Premier League 2014/2015
<![CDATA[Coleman: Wales went crazy at full-time]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Fri, 12 Jun 2015 23:19:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=National TeamsKind=NewsTournament=UEFA EURO 2016 Prel. Comp.<![CDATA[Bale's Wales beats Belgium, Iceland win]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Gareth Bale's goal saw Wales to a 1-0 victory over Belgium, putting his country tantalisingly close to a first major tournament since 1958, while Iceland beat Czech Republic 2-1 in a busy night of UEFA EURO 2016 qualifying.

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Fri, 12 Jun 2015 22:59:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=National TeamsKind=NewsTournament=UEFA EURO 2016 Prel. Comp.
<![CDATA[Fellaini out for Wales clash]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Marouane Fellaini has handed Belgium an injury scare just two days before their UEFA EURO 2016 qualifier against Wales in Cardiff.

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Wed, 10 Jun 2015 15:39:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=National TeamsKind=NewsTournament=UEFA EURO 2016 Prel. Comp.
<![CDATA[Ledley: Bale will be a centurion]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Tue, 09 Jun 2015 22:30:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=National TeamsKind=NewsTournament=UEFA EURO 2016 Prel. Comp.<![CDATA[Deschamps: Belgium the better team]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=France coach Didier Deschamps acknowledged Belgium's superiority after the visitors ran out 4-3 winners in Sunday night's international friendly in Paris.

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Mon, 08 Jun 2015 13:11:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=National TeamsKind=NewsTournament=Friendlies
<![CDATA[Belgium climb into second place]]>/fifa-world-ranking/news/y=2015/m=6/news=belgium-climb-into-second-place-2618260.htmlThe current edition of the FIFA/Coca-Cola World Ranking reveals two changes in the top ten, with Belgium overtaking Argentina to move into second place, their highest-ever position since the launch of the world ranking. 

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Thu, 04 Jun 2015 08:58:00 GMTArea=World RankingSection=Men RankingKind=News
<![CDATA[France triumph, Germany also impress]]>/u17worldcup/news/y=2015/m=5/news=france-triumph-germany-also-impress-2608240.htmlMon, 25 May 2015 08:55:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA U-17 World Cup Chile 2015<![CDATA[First Belgian title for Gent ]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Belgian club Gent sealed the first league title in their 115-year history by beating Standard Liege 2-0 on the penultimate day of the play-offs.

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Thu, 21 May 2015 20:48:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=Jupiler Pro League 2014/2015
<![CDATA[Belgian Saintfiet named Togo coach]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Experienced African hand Belgian Tom Saintfiet is to coach the Togo national side after his appointment was announced by the Togolese Football Federation (FTF) on Tuesday.

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Tue, 19 May 2015 20:54:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=National TeamsKind=News
<![CDATA[European sextet complete Chile line-up]]>/u17worldcup/news/y=2015/m=5/news=european-sextet-complete-chile-line-up-2606680.htmlUEFA U-17 Championship semi-finalists Belgium, France, Germany and Russia were joined by play-off winners Croatia and England in booking their tickets to the FIFA U-17 World Cup Chile 2015.

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Tue, 19 May 2015 16:44:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA U-17 World Cup Chile 2015
<![CDATA[Coronation for league queens across Europe]]>/development/news/y=2015/m=5/news=coronation-for-league-queens-across-europe-2604203.htmlTue, 12 May 2015 07:57:00 GMTArea=Football DevelopmentSection=WomenKind=News<![CDATA[Captains, creators and domestic dominance]]>/news/y=2015/m=5/news=captains-creators-and-domestic-dominance-2602445.htmlFIFA.com's latest weekly stats review, which also features feats by John Terry, Kevin de Bruyne, Barcelona and Dinamo Zagreb.]]>Wed, 06 May 2015 07:21:00 GMTArea=News CentreSection=Week in StatsKind=News<![CDATA[European elite eye global summit]]>/u17worldcup/news/y=2015/m=5/news=european-elite-eye-global-summit-2602148.htmlTue, 05 May 2015 08:38:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA U-17 World Cup Chile 2015<![CDATA[Mertens dies three days after heart attack]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Belgian footballer Gregory Mertens died on Thursday, just three days after suffering a heart attack while playing for Lokeren's reserves, hospital sources said.

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Thu, 30 Apr 2015 17:00:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=GeneralKind=News
<![CDATA[Hazard wins England's PFA Player of the Year award]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Chelsea midfielder Eden Hazard's impressive season was recognised by his peers when he won England's Professional Footballers' Association Player of the Year award on Sunday.

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Sun, 26 Apr 2015 22:22:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=News
<![CDATA[Gameiro breaks Zenit hearts, Dnipro advance]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Holders Sevilla, Italian duo Napoli and Fiorentina and Dnipro all advanced to the UEFA Europa League semi-finals on Thursday.

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Thu, 23 Apr 2015 22:05:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=News
<![CDATA[Final eight eye road to Warsaw]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Wed, 22 Apr 2015 00:15:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=News<![CDATA[Happy Birthday to you]]>/news/y=2015/m=4/news=happy-birthday-to-you-2592000.htmlSun, 19 Apr 2015 09:54:00 GMTArea=News CentreSection=BirthdaysKind=News<![CDATA[Napoli put one foot in semis, Sevilla edge Zenit]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Napoli all but booked their place in the UEFA Europa League semi-finals with a stunning 4-1 win over Wolfsburg, while defending champions Sevilla came from behind to beat Zenit St. Petersburg 2-1 in Spain.

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Thu, 16 Apr 2015 22:42:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=News
<![CDATA[Sevilla headline Europa quarter-final line-up]]>http://www.fifa.com/world-match-centre/news/newsid/259/077/2/index.html?cid=rssfeed&att=Wed, 15 Apr 2015 00:16:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=News<![CDATA[Witsel: Belgium are feared now]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att= FIFA.com on what he and his team-mates learned from the FIFA World Cup, his versatility and cool head in the middle and how he almost ended up at Real Madrid.]]>Mon, 13 Apr 2015 09:13:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=National TeamsKind=News<![CDATA[Belgium and Brazil climb third and fifth]]>/fifa-world-ranking/news/y=2015/m=4/news=belgium-and-brazil-climb-third-and-fifth-2583443.htmlThu, 09 Apr 2015 08:58:00 GMTArea=World RankingSection=Men RankingKind=News<![CDATA[Benteke treble keeps Villa out of trouble]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Christian Benteke scored a potentially priceless hat-trick as Aston Villa avoided slipping into the Premier League relegation zone by drawing 3-3 at home to Queens Park Rangers.

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Tue, 07 Apr 2015 20:48:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=Barclays Premier League 2014/2015
<![CDATA[Castillo out for rest of Mainz's season]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Mainz striker Nicolas Castillo, on loan from Club Brugge, has been ruled out for the rest of the season with a knee ligament injury.

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Tue, 07 Apr 2015 18:39:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=Bundesliga 2014/2015
<![CDATA[Van Gaal: Fellaini is undroppable]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Fri, 03 Apr 2015 14:25:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=Barclays Premier League 2014/2015<![CDATA[Lionheart Ceulemans still the pride of Belgium]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Diables Rouges captain Jan Cuelemans spoke with FIFA.com on battling against Maradona, missing the chance to leave his homeland and reaching the UEFA EURO 1980 final.]]>Thu, 02 Apr 2015 11:17:00 GMTArea=ClassicSection=WhereAreTheyNowKind=News<![CDATA[Fellaini gives Belgium edge over Israel]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Belgium climbed to the top of Group B when they edged Israel 1-0 in their UEFA EURO 2016 qualifier thanks to an early goal from Marouane Fellaini. 

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Tue, 31 Mar 2015 21:07:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=National TeamsKind=NewsTournament=UEFA EURO 2016 Prel. Comp.
<![CDATA[Bale on song, Oranje salvage draw]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Wales took a significant step towards qualifying for UEFA EURO 2016 after a 3-0 win away to Israelin Group B, while Wesley Sneijder helped the Netherlands avoid a third defeat in Group A in a 1-1 draw against Turkey. 

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Sat, 28 Mar 2015 23:12:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=National TeamsKind=NewsTournament=UEFA EURO 2016 Prel. Comp.
<![CDATA[The Week in Quotes]]>/news/y=2015/m=3/news=the-week-in-quotes-2579574.htmlFeaturing the WWE, the perfect boyfriend, warming toilet seats, a terrible dancer, a FIFA Ballon d'Or hopeful, silly nicknames and much more!

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Sat, 28 Mar 2015 11:14:00 GMTArea=News CentreSection=Week in QuotesKind=News
<![CDATA[Spain, England look to fresh faces in Euro bids]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Thu, 26 Mar 2015 01:29:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=National TeamsKind=NewsTournament=UEFA EURO 2016 Prel. Comp.<![CDATA[Lukaku, Defour ruled out of Belgium games]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Mon, 23 Mar 2015 15:34:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=National TeamsKind=NewsTournament=UEFA EURO 2016 Prel. Comp.<![CDATA[Sevilla-Zenit, Wolfsburg-Napoli in quarters]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Fri, 20 Mar 2015 13:15:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=News<![CDATA[Kompany: Huge difference between City and Barça, Bayern]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Thu, 19 Mar 2015 13:00:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=UEFA Champions League 2014/2015<![CDATA[Scorers, sensations and pass masters]]>/news/y=2015/m=3/news=scorers-sensations-and-pass-masters-2566212.htmlFIFA.com's latest weekly review.]]>Wed, 18 Mar 2015 07:08:00 GMTArea=News CentreSection=Week in StatsKind=News<![CDATA[Everton's Lukaku has business to finish in Kiev]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Wed, 18 Mar 2015 01:15:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=News<![CDATA[The Week in Quotes]]>/news/y=2015/m=3/news=the-week-in-quotes-2564732.htmlFri, 13 Mar 2015 23:24:00 GMTArea=News CentreSection=Week in QuotesKind=News<![CDATA[Pellegrini: Players arguing is normal]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Fri, 13 Mar 2015 14:44:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=Barclays Premier League 2014/2015<![CDATA[England emerge victorious in Cyprus]]>/development/news/y=2015/m=3/news=england-emerge-victorious-in-cyprus-2558310.htmlFIFA.com brings you a round-up of events from the Mediterranean, as England celebrated victory in the Cyprus Women’s Cup after defeating Women's World Cup hosts Canada in the final.]]>Fri, 13 Mar 2015 09:25:00 GMTArea=Football DevelopmentSection=WomenKind=News<![CDATA[Lampard: Silva is up there with Zola, Robben and Hazard]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Fri, 13 Mar 2015 01:15:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=Barclays Premier League 2014/2015<![CDATA[Everton edge Kyiv, De Bruyne double downs Inter]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Belgium international Kevin De Bruyne starred for Wolfsburg in their 3-1 come-from-behind victory over Inter Milan at home, while Everton beat Dynamo Kyiv 2-1 in their respective UEFA Europa League Round of 16 first leg ties.

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Thu, 12 Mar 2015 19:59:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=News
<![CDATA[Blanc: Zlatan loves the big occasion]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Tue, 10 Mar 2015 18:30:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=UEFA Champions League 2014/2015<![CDATA[Van Gaal: What Wenger's done is amazing]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Sun, 08 Mar 2015 12:00:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=Barclays Premier League 2014/2015<![CDATA[Everton handed Kiev test, all Italy, Spain ties]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Fri, 27 Feb 2015 12:31:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=News<![CDATA[Liverpool pay the penalty as holders Sevilla progress]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Tolgay Arslan was the hero as Besiktas stunned Liverpool to knock them out of the UEFA Europa League on penalties on Thursday, while title-holders Sevilla are  through to the last 16 following a 3-2 win at Borussia Moenchengladbach.

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Thu, 26 Feb 2015 22:43:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=News
<![CDATA[Leading contenders do battle]]>/development/news/y=2015/m=2/news=leading-contenders-do-battle-2529243.htmlFIFA.com rounds up all the latest women’s club action headlined by top-of-the-table match-ups in France and Germany.]]>Tue, 24 Feb 2015 06:51:00 GMTArea=Football DevelopmentSection=WomenKind=News<![CDATA[Love and the beautiful game]]>/news/y=2010/m=4/news=-1203385.htmlFIFA.com looks at the profound connection between the beautiful game and matters of the heart across the world.]]>Sat, 14 Feb 2015 13:47:00 GMTArea=News CentreSection=Off The BallKind=News