<![CDATA[FIFA.com - News]]>http://www.fifa.com/index.htmlenCopyright ©1994 - 2014 FIFA. All rights reservedThu, 31 Jul 2014 07:03:00 GMTThu, 31 Jul 2014 07:25:24 GMTFIFA.comFIFA.comhttp://www.fifa.com/imgml/rssheader.gif http://www.fifa.com/index.html13928FIFA.com RSS<![CDATA[San Lorenzo ease into maiden final]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Thu, 31 Jul 2014 07:03:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=Copa Libertadores 2014 <![CDATA[Gunning for the final]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=FIFA.com looks ahead to the games.]]>Tue, 29 Jul 2014 12:47:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=Copa Libertadores 2014 <![CDATA[Five-star San Lorenzo ease past Bolivar]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Thu, 24 Jul 2014 06:40:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=Copa Libertadores 2014 <![CDATA[Copa Libertadores quartet return to action]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=After breaking off for the 2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil, the Copa Libertadores resumes this week with the semi-final first legs. FIFA.com previews both ties.

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Tue, 22 Jul 2014 09:37:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=Copa Libertadores 2014
<![CDATA[A treble, a titan and a teen ]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=FIFA.com's latest stats review.]]>Wed, 21 May 2014 08:04:00 GMTArea=News CentreSection=Week in StatsKind=News<![CDATA[Bolivar snatch late draw at Lanus]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Fri, 09 May 2014 07:26:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=Copa Libertadores 2014 <![CDATA[Bolivar edge out Leon]]>http://www.fifa.com/world-match-centre/copalibertadores/news/newsid/232/275/8/index.html?cid=rssfeed&att=Wed, 23 Apr 2014 07:27:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=Copa Libertadores 2014 <![CDATA[The Strongest break down Defensor]]>http://www.fifa.com/world-match-centre/copalibertadores/news/newsid/232/067/7/index.html?cid=rssfeed&att=Second-half goals from Jair Reinoso and Raul Castro gave Bolivian giants The Strongest the advantage after a 2-0 win over Defensor Sporting in the first leg of their last-16 Copa Libertadores clash.

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Fri, 18 Apr 2014 03:33:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=Copa Libertadores 2014
<![CDATA[Lanus late show trumps Santos Laguna]]>http://www.fifa.com/world-match-centre/copalibertadores/news/newsid/232/033/5/index.html?cid=rssfeed&att=Thu, 17 Apr 2014 06:24:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=Copa Libertadores 2014 <![CDATA[The Strongest, Cerro Porteno & Lanus progress]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Wed, 09 Apr 2014 06:33:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=Copa Libertadores 2014 <![CDATA[Women’s round-up: March 2014]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Mon, 31 Mar 2014 09:50:00 GMTArea=Football DevelopmentSection=WomenKind=News<![CDATA[Zamorano: I'm comparable to Ronaldo]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=FIFA.com about her style, a failed attempt to earn a move to Europe, why she's given up on playing in a FIFA Women's World Cup and her coaching ambitions.]]>Fri, 28 Mar 2014 11:32:00 GMTArea=Football DevelopmentSection=WomenKind=News<![CDATA[Lanus win to go top]]>http://www.fifa.com/world-match-centre/copalibertadores/news/newsid/230/513/9/index.html?cid=rssfeed&att=Fri, 28 Mar 2014 04:45:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=Copa Libertadores 2014 <![CDATA[Arsenal advance, Velez Sarsfield inch closer]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Arsenal de Sarandi beat Anzoategui 3-1 on Wednesday night to become the second team to advance to the last 16 of the Copa Libertadores, while Velez Sarsfield are close to joining their fellow Argentinian side in the knockout stage.

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Thu, 27 Mar 2014 06:25:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=Copa Libertadores 2014
<![CDATA[Atletico earn important win, Garcilaso beaten]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Atletico Nacional beat Uruguay side Nacional 1-0 to move atop Group Six with Gremio, while Velez Sarsfield took down The Strongest 2-0 and Santos Laguna sunk Anzoategui 3-0 in Tuesday's Copa Libertadores fixtures.

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Wed, 19 Mar 2014 06:09:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=Copa Libertadores 2014
<![CDATA[San Lorenzo held, Botafogo beaten]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Thursday's Copa Libertadores action saw Union Espanola hold on for a 1-1 draw with San Lorenzo, while Independiente beat a nine-man Botafogo side 2-1 and reigning champions Atletico Mineiro drew Nacional 2-2.

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Thu, 13 Mar 2014 04:17:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=Copa Libertadores 2014
<![CDATA[Bocanegra saves Atletico, Defensor down Cruzeiro]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Atletico Nacional drew Uruguayan side Nacional 2-2 when Daniel Bocanegra struck in the final minutes, Defensor defeated Cruzeiro 2-0 and Universidad de Chile came from behind to beat Real Gracilaso 2-1 in Tuesday's Copa Libertadores action.

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Wed, 12 Mar 2014 05:31:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=Copa Libertadores 2014
<![CDATA[Wins for Nacional, The Strongest]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Fri, 21 Feb 2014 06:24:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=Copa Libertadores 2014 <![CDATA[Sporting win, Leon frustrated]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Thu, 20 Feb 2014 10:13:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=News<![CDATA[Brazil's Adriano emotional on return]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Fri, 14 Feb 2014 20:49:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=News<![CDATA[Gremio win, Adriano returns]]>http://www.fifa.com/world-match-centre/news/newsid/227/861/5/index.html?cid=rssfeed&att=Fri, 14 Feb 2014 09:09:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=News<![CDATA[Seminar promotes South American development]]>http://www.fifa.com/aboutfifa/news/newsid=2278253/index.html?cid=rssfeed&att=Thu, 13 Feb 2014 15:31:00 GMTArea=Football DevelopmentSection=GenericKind=News<![CDATA[Brilliant Brazil make it six]]>/u20womensworldcup/news/y=2014/m=2/news=seis-veces-brasil-2273687.htmlThere were no surprises in the South American U-20 Women’s Championship as Brazil won the title for the sixth time in a row to reach the FIFA U-20 Women’s World Cup Canada 2014 along with Paraguay.

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Sat, 01 Feb 2014 15:30:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA U-20 Women's World Cup Canada 2014
<![CDATA[Morelia put one foot into group stage]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Wed, 29 Jan 2014 03:38:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=News<![CDATA[Brazil, Paraguay bound for Canada]]>/u20womensworldcup/news/y=2014/m=1/news=brazil-paraguay-bound-for-canada-2266756.htmlWed, 29 Jan 2014 02:12:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA U-20 Women's World Cup Canada 2014<![CDATA[Trophy set for football crazy South America]]>/worldcup/news/y=2014/m=1/news=football-crazy-south-america-welcomes-the-trophy-2258809.htmlFri, 10 Jan 2014 10:33:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=Trophy Tour Kind=NewsTournament=2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil ™<![CDATA[Finishing line nears for Canada 2014 hopefuls]]>/u20womensworldcup/news/y=2014/m=1/news=finishing-line-nears-for-canada-2014-hopefuls-2257762.htmlTue, 07 Jan 2014 08:36:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA U-20 Women's World Cup Canada 2014<![CDATA[South America’s coaches have their say]]>/worldcup/news/y=2013/m=12/news=south-america-coaches-have-their-say-2238369.htmlSouth American qualifying for the 2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil™ saw plenty of twists, turns and surprises and we surveyed the coaches involved to find out what they made of their region's road to Brazil.

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Tue, 03 Dec 2013 13:12:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil ™
<![CDATA[The votes are in]]>/worldcup/news/y=2013/m=12/news=the-votes-are-2238352.htmlFIFA.com rounds up the votes of each of the coaches that participated in the poll after the conclusion of the South American qualifying campaign.]]>Tue, 03 Dec 2013 13:06:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil ™<![CDATA[South America delivers again]]>/worldcup/news/y=2013/m=11/news=south-america-delivers-again-2227148.htmlThu, 21 Nov 2013 13:28:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=Final DrawKind=NewsTournament=2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil ™<![CDATA[Stars shine as heavyweights collide]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=FIFA.com looks at key match-ups over the past week with a host of big names shaping up against each other in Europe, Brazil’s Sao Jose regaining their South American crown and mixed fortunes for some star recruits in Australia.]]>Tue, 12 Nov 2013 09:32:00 GMTArea=Football DevelopmentSection=WomenKind=News<![CDATA[A history of qualifying shocks]]>/worldcup/news/y=2013/m=10/news=history-qualifying-shocks-2207766.htmlFIFA.com looks back at some of the most surprising qualifying scorelines in FIFA World Cup™ history.]]>Tue, 29 Oct 2013 00:16:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil ™<![CDATA[Uruguay play-off bound, Chile, Ecuador through]]>/worldcup/news/y=2013/m=10/news=uruguay-play-off-bound-chile-ecuador-progress-2197126.htmlFIFA.com reviews the final round of action.]]>Wed, 16 Oct 2013 08:34:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA WC 2014 Prel. Comp. South American Zone<![CDATA[Chile, Ecuador revel, Uruguay face play-off]]>/worldcup/news/y=2013/m=10/news=chile-ecuador-advance-uruguay-face-another-play-off-2196965.htmlWed, 16 Oct 2013 02:11:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA WC 2014 Prel. Comp. South American Zone<![CDATA[Two from three go directly to Brazil]]>/worldcup/news/y=2013/m=10/news=two-from-three-directly-brazil-2195779.htmlMon, 14 Oct 2013 13:17:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA WC 2014 Prel. Comp. South American Zone<![CDATA[Happy Birthday to you!]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=

In this edition of FIFA.com's weekly birthday round-up, we have some French legends, a South American flavour and two FIFA World Cup winners.]]>
Sun, 13 Oct 2013 11:38:00 GMTArea=News CentreSection=BirthdaysKind=News
<![CDATA[Peru and Ukraine appeals granted suspensive effect ]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Thu, 03 Oct 2013 12:51:00 GMTArea=OrganisationSection=CommitteesKind=News<![CDATA[Happy Birthday to you!]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=FIFA.com looks at some of the football personalities who will celebrate birthdays over the coming week, including Marco Etcheverry, Karl-Heinz Rummenigge and Thiago Silva.]]>Sun, 22 Sep 2013 09:24:00 GMTArea=News CentreSection=BirthdaysKind=News<![CDATA[Paraguayan teens in the spotlight]]>http://www.fifa.com/u17womensworldcup/news/newsid=2172906/index.html?cid=rssfeed&att=Fri, 13 Sep 2013 02:05:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA U-17 Women's World Cup Costa Rica 2014<![CDATA[Argentina through, Uruguay on the prowl]]>/worldcup/news/y=2013/m=9/news=argentina-through-uruguay-the-prowl-2172262.htmlFIFA.com reviews the action from another busy day of FIFA World Cup qualifying in South America, as Argentina booked their ticket to Brazil and Uruguay continued their resurgence.

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Wed, 11 Sep 2013 05:16:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA WC 2014 Prel. Comp. South American Zone
<![CDATA[Argentina qualify in style, Colombia denied]]>/worldcup/news/y=2013/m=9/news=argentina-qualify-style-2172155.htmlLa Albiceleste booked their ticket to Brazil 2014, while Colombia will have to wait after they stumbled in Uruguay.]]>Wed, 11 Sep 2013 03:57:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA WC 2014 Prel. Comp. South American Zone<![CDATA[Argentina and Colombia on the cusp]]>/worldcup/news/y=2013/m=9/news=argentina-and-colombia-the-cusp-2169783.htmlMon, 09 Sep 2013 13:44:33 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA WC 2014 Prel. Comp. South American Zone<![CDATA[Giant steps for Colombia and Chile]]>/worldcup/news/y=2013/m=9/news=giant-steps-for-colombia-and-chile-2169150.htmlColombia and Chile took big steps towards qualifying for the 2014 FIFA World Cup with wins in the South American qualifying group, while Paraguay and Uruguay also recorded victories.

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Sat, 07 Sep 2013 09:06:22 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA WC 2014 Prel. Comp. South American Zone
<![CDATA[A time for cool heads]]>/worldcup/news/y=2013/m=9/news=time-for-cool-heads-2167704.htmlThu, 05 Sep 2013 08:07:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA WC 2014 Prel. Comp. South American Zone<![CDATA[Rueda: We'll greatly miss Chucho]]>/worldcup/news/y=2013/m=8/news=rueda-greatly-miss-chucho-2157798.html After the death of his father and star player Cristian Benitez in the space of four days in July, Ecuador coach Reinaldo Rueda is drawing on reserves of strength to steer La Tricolor to their third FIFA World Cup. 

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Fri, 23 Aug 2013 15:19:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA WC 2014 Prel. Comp. South American Zone
<![CDATA[Universidad de Chile stumble in opener]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Wed, 31 Jul 2013 05:43:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=News<![CDATA[Bold Galo rewarded for Copa enterprise]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=FIFA.com reviews the 2013 Copa Libertadores which saw Atletico Mineiro ultimately claim the crown by playing an enterprising brand of football from start to finish, netting 29 goals in their 14-match campaign.

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Fri, 26 Jul 2013 12:15:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA Club World Cup Morocco 2013
<![CDATA[Joy for hosts, favourites stumble]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Some surprise results were on offer during the second day of the FIFA U-20 World Cup as both Mexico and Colombia failed to live up to pre-tournament expectations, while hosts Turkey got going in style.

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Sat, 22 Jun 2013 22:59:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA U-20 World Cup Turkey 2013
<![CDATA[Zinha: A goal to remember]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=A goal by Mexico's Antonio "Zinha" Naelson has been voted the best in FIFA Confederations Cup history by the fans through FIFA.com and FIFA Channel on YouTube.

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Fri, 14 Jun 2013 17:00:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA Confederations Cup Brazil 2013
<![CDATA[Uruguay rebound, Colombia on the verge]]>/worldcup/news/y=2013/m=6/news=uruguay-rebound-colombia-the-verge-2106440.htmlWed, 12 Jun 2013 08:55:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA WC 2014 Prel. Comp. South American Zone