<![CDATA[FIFA.com - News]]>http://www.fifa.com/index.htmlenCopyright ©1994 - 2014 FIFA. All rights reservedTue, 29 Jul 2014 19:09:00 GMTTue, 29 Jul 2014 20:26:06 GMTFIFA.comFIFA.comhttp://www.fifa.com/imgml/rssheader.gif http://www.fifa.com/index.html13928FIFA.com RSS<![CDATA[Scolari joins Gremio after Brazil disappointment ]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Luiz Felipe Scolari was announced as Gremio's new head coach following his disappointing finish with Brazil at the FIFA World Cup. 

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Tue, 29 Jul 2014 19:09:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=Série A 2014
<![CDATA[Goal Line Technology at Brazil 2014]]>/worldcup/news/y=2014/m=7/news=goal-line-technology-at-brazil-2014-2408684.htmlTue, 29 Jul 2014 09:45:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil ™<![CDATA[Ronaldinho leaves Atletico Mineiro]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Former FIFA Ballon d'Or winner Ronaldinho has left Atletico Mineiro after three seasons, the club announced.

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Mon, 28 Jul 2014 21:54:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=Série A 2014
<![CDATA[Kaka scores on Sao Paulo return]]>/worldcup/news/y=2014/m=7/news=kaka-scores-on-sao-paulo-return-2408553.htmlMon, 28 Jul 2014 09:58:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil ™<![CDATA[Cruzeiro cruising, Internacional continue chase]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Sun, 27 Jul 2014 08:27:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=Série A 2014 <![CDATA[Doriva: We need balance and discipline]]>/u20womensworldcup/news/y=2014/m=7/news=doriva-we-need-balance-and-discipline-2407381.htmlFIFA.com his side must remained balanced and disciplined to find a way through.]]>Sat, 26 Jul 2014 08:36:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA U-20 Women's World Cup Canada 2014<![CDATA[Julio Cesar makes QPR return]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Queens Park Rangers have recalled Brazil goalkeeper Julio Cesar from his loan at Toronto FC, the MLS side have announced.

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Sat, 26 Jul 2014 07:00:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=Barclays Premier League 2014/2015
<![CDATA[World Cup Waste Management Programme exceeds expectations]]>/worldcup/news/y=2014/m=7/news=world-cup-waste-management-programme-exceeds-expectations-2408125.htmlThe Waste Management Programme for the 2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil created by FIFA, Coca-Cola and the Local Organising Committee collected 416 tonnes over 64 matches and exceeded expectations, with everything going to plan across the 12 Host Cities.

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Fri, 25 Jul 2014 18:04:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil ™
<![CDATA[Adriano stars in thrilling Copa climax]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=On 25 July 2004, Brazil beat Argentina on penalties after a thrilling Copa America final. Adriano levelled in stoppage time after Cesar Delgado thought he had won it for La Albiceleste minutes earlier. FIFA.com looks back at the match.

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Fri, 25 Jul 2014 12:20:00 GMTArea=ClassicSection=HistoryKind=News
<![CDATA[Squads announced as kick-off draws nearer]]>/u20womensworldcup/news/y=2014/m=7/news=squads-announced-as-kick-off-draws-nearer-2408049.htmlThe squads for the 2014 FIFA U-20 Women's World Cup were announced today, with all 16 teams naming their 21 players.

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Fri, 25 Jul 2014 10:49:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA U-20 Women's World Cup Canada 2014
<![CDATA[Frankfurt sign Piazon on loan]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Lucas Piazon has been loaned out to Eintracht Frankfurt for the 2014/15 German Bundesliga season from Chelsea after spending last season on loan to Vitesse Arnhem.

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Thu, 24 Jul 2014 15:03:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=Bundesliga 2014/2015
<![CDATA[Kick-Off Ball Winners announced]]>/worldcup/news/y=2014/m=7/news=kick-off-ball-winners-announced-2405844.htmlThu, 24 Jul 2014 09:34:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=KickOff Ball ContestKind=NewsTournament=2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil ™<![CDATA[Mineiro claim Recopa victory]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Thu, 24 Jul 2014 08:48:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=News<![CDATA[Marta makes latest Swedish move]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Thu, 24 Jul 2014 06:48:00 GMTArea=Football DevelopmentSection=WomenKind=News<![CDATA[Bringing hope to Rio’s streets]]>http://www.fifa.com/newscentre/features/news/newsid=2407666/index.html?cid=rssfeed&att=Thu, 24 Jul 2014 06:09:00 GMTArea=News CentreSection=Video of the WeekKind=News<![CDATA[World Cup winner Taffarel joins Dunga revolution]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Dunga has added the services of USA 1994 team-mate Claudio Taffarel to his Brazilian national team coaching staff, taking him on as his goalkeeper coach.

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Wed, 23 Jul 2014 21:03:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=National TeamsKind=News
<![CDATA[Astori extends Cagliari stay, Cesena sign Ze Eduardo]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Davide Astori agreed to a three-year contract extension with Cagliari, ending speculation about a move to England, while Italian Serie A newcomers Cesena signed Brazil defensive midfielder Ze Eduardo.

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Wed, 23 Jul 2014 19:10:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=News
<![CDATA[Dunga back as Brazil coach]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Dunga has been named successor to Luiz Felipe Scolari as Brazil coach, taking the reins of the national team for the second time.

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Tue, 22 Jul 2014 15:22:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=National TeamsKind=News
<![CDATA[Real confirm Rodriguez arrival]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Real Madrid have agreed a deal to sign FIFA World Cup adidas Golden Boot winner James Rodriguez from Monaco on six-year contract, the European champions have announced.

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Tue, 22 Jul 2014 13:08:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=Liga BBVA 2013/2014
<![CDATA[Evergrande's Muriqui links with Al Sadd]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Tue, 22 Jul 2014 07:18:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=News<![CDATA[Labyrinth salute for triumphant Germans]]>/worldcup/news/y=2014/m=7/news=labyrinth-salute-for-triumphant-germans-2406935.htmlFIFA.com delivers you a football-related photo you won’t be able to resist paying a second glance to. This week’s shows some farmers' tribute to Germany's triumph.]]>Mon, 21 Jul 2014 09:19:00 GMTArea=News CentreSection=Super SnapKind=NewsTournament=2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil ™<![CDATA[Neymar: We have slipped behind other nations]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Mon, 21 Jul 2014 02:50:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=National TeamsKind=News<![CDATA[Cruzeiro take control at the top]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Mon, 21 Jul 2014 01:11:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=Série A 2014 <![CDATA[Exeter lift silverware in Rio rematch]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Exeter City, an English fourth tier side, played Fluminense's U-23 team in a rematch to commemorate Brazil's first ever international match 100 years ago in Rio de Janeiro on Sunday, and the two clubs battled to a goalless draw.

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Sun, 20 Jul 2014 20:26:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=FriendliesKind=News
<![CDATA[Happy Birthday to you!]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=In our regular Sunday feature, ​FIFA.com​ previews the week's upcoming birthdays, including four players who made an appearance at Brazil 2014, a Ghanian great and a two-time FIFA Women's World Cup winner all celebrating.

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Sun, 20 Jul 2014 08:17:00 GMTArea=News CentreSection=BirthdaysKind=News
<![CDATA[Gremio triumph, capitalise on Sao Paulo loss ]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Sun, 20 Jul 2014 06:41:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=Série A 2014 <![CDATA[Brazil to reveal new coach on Tuesday]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=The Brazilian Football Confederation have announced they will name their new coach on Tuesday, following Luiz Felipe Scolari's departure earlier this week.

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Sat, 19 Jul 2014 17:55:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=National TeamsKind=News
<![CDATA[Chelsea complete Filipe Luis swoop]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Fri, 18 Jul 2014 18:53:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=News<![CDATA[Cruzeiro retain top spot, Corinthians lurk]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Fri, 18 Jul 2014 07:30:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=Série A 2014 <![CDATA[Historic match back to where it all began for Brazil]]>http://www.fifa.com/world-match-centre/news/newsid/240/653/4/index.html?cid=rssfeed&att=Fri, 18 Jul 2014 00:45:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=GeneralKind=News<![CDATA[Ex-Gunner Eduardo signs with Flamengo]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Days after announcing his retirement from international football, Brazil-born Croatian international striker Eduardo da Silva has returned home to join club side Flamengo.

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Thu, 17 Jul 2014 18:25:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=Série A 2013
<![CDATA[World champions Germany on top]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Thu, 17 Jul 2014 08:59:00 GMTArea=World RankingSection=Men RankingKind=News<![CDATA[The World Cup's top social moments]]>/worldcup/news/y=2014/m=7/news=the-world-cup-s-top-social-moments-2406128.htmlSeveral milestones were reached and records set at the 2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil on the pitch, but the presence of social media added another layer to the historic tournament. FIFA.com looks at five significant social media moments.

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Wed, 16 Jul 2014 11:04:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil ™
<![CDATA[FIFA Fan Fest wins Brazilian hearts]]>/worldcup/news/y=2014/m=7/news=fifa-fan-fest-wins-brazilian-hearts-2406027.htmlFrom the kick-off event on Fortaleza’s Iracema Beach through to the post-final fireworks that illuminated the sky above the famous Maracana stadium, the FIFA Fan Fests were at the heart of the 2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil.

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Tue, 15 Jul 2014 18:12:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=FanFestKind=NewsTournament=2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil ™
<![CDATA[Transfer action hots up as new season looms]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=FIFA.com looks over the transfers that have already been finalised.]]>Tue, 15 Jul 2014 10:22:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=News<![CDATA[Scolari resigns as Brazil coach]]>/worldcup/news/y=2014/m=7/news=scolari-resigns-as-brazil-coach-2405883.htmlLuiz Felipe Scolari has resigned as head coach of Brazil following the hosts' disappointing end to the FIFA World Cup, the national football federation confirmed.

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Mon, 14 Jul 2014 23:09:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil ™
<![CDATA[Kroos finishes up top of Castrol standings]]>/worldcup/news/y=2014/m=7/news=kroos-finishes-up-top-of-castrol-standings-2405228.htmlToni Kroos heads up the final Castrol Index with two of his FIFA World Cup winning team-mates making the top ten. Third-placed Netherlands also boast three players in the final ranking, along with two for the hosts.

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Mon, 14 Jul 2014 15:14:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=Castrol IndexKind=NewsTournament=2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil ™
<![CDATA[RELIVE: The final World Cup press conference]]>/worldcup/news/y=2014/m=7/news=follow-the-final-world-cup-press-conference-2404583.htmlYou will soon be able to re-watch the final press conference of the 2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil™ which took place at the Maracana in Rio de Janeiro and was broadcast LIVE on FIFA.com.

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Mon, 14 Jul 2014 13:28:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil ™
<![CDATA[Gisele Bundchen’s special day]]>/worldcup/news/y=2014/m=7/news=gisele-bundchen-s-special-day-2405718.htmlA modelling icon in Brazil and around the world, Gisele Bundchen spoke to FIFA.com about having the honour of unveiling the FIFA World Cup Trophy, her views on the tournament and chatting with Carles Puyol.]]>Mon, 14 Jul 2014 12:58:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil ™<![CDATA[From Brazil to Russia: symbolic hand-over at the Maracana]]>http://www.fifa.com/worldcup/russia2018/organisation/media/newsid=2404880/index.html?cid=rssfeed&att=Sun, 13 Jul 2014 21:30:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=ReleaseTournament=2018 FIFA World Cup Russia ™<![CDATA[Fred retires from Brazil duty]]>/worldcup/news/y=2014/m=7/news=fred-retires-from-brazil-duty-2404643.htmlBrazil forward Fred has announced his retirement from international football.

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Sun, 13 Jul 2014 16:59:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil ™
<![CDATA[Brazil stars mourn unhappy ending]]>/worldcup/news/y=2014/m=7/news=brazil-stars-mourn-unhappy-ending-2404526.htmlFIFA.com about the humbling end to Brazil's FIFA World Cup campaign against Germany and the Netherlands.]]>Sun, 13 Jul 2014 13:15:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil ™<![CDATA[Wyclef: We'll never forget this World Cup ]]>/worldcup/news/y=2014/m=7/news=wyclef-we-ll-never-forget-this-world-cup-2404175.htmlAhead of his performance at the 2014 FIFA World Cup Closing Ceremony, Wyclef Jean spoke to FIFA.com, with some questions coming from @FIFAWorldCup followers, about what it means to be in Brazil at the global finals and his hopes for Haitian football.

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Sun, 13 Jul 2014 12:25:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=VIP interviewTournament=2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil ™
<![CDATA[Van Gaal hopes United can follow Dutch way]]>/worldcup/news/y=2014/m=7/news=van-gaal-hopes-united-can-follow-dutch-way-2404530.htmlNetherlands' outgoing coach Louis van Gaal is looking to forge the same team spirit that took his country to third place at the FIFA World Cup™ when he arrives at Manchester United.

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Sun, 13 Jul 2014 02:30:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil ™
<![CDATA[Blind, De Guzman savour Dutch success]]>/worldcup/news/y=2014/m=7/news=blind-de-guzman-savour-dutch-success-2404501.htmlFIFA.com caught up with Netherlands defender Daley Blind and midfielder Jonathan De Guzman after their third place finish at Brazil 2014, and the duo discussed the team-spirit in the Dutch camp, their future outlook and much more.]]>Sun, 13 Jul 2014 02:07:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil ™<![CDATA[Julio Cesar accepts Brazil career is over]]>/worldcup/news/y=2014/m=7/news=julio-cesar-accepts-brazil-career-is-over-2404532.htmlGoalkeeper Julio Cesar does not expect to play for Brazil again after they shipped 10 goals in their last two games in what was a hugely disappointing finish for the FIFA World Cup™ hosts. 

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Sun, 13 Jul 2014 01:35:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil ™
<![CDATA[No chance for Depay to sway judges]]>/worldcup/news/y=2014/m=7/news=no-chance-for-depay-to-sway-judges-2404230.htmlSat, 12 Jul 2014 23:13:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=Best Young PlayerKind=NewsTournament=2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil ™<![CDATA[Dutch down Brazil, seal third place]]>/worldcup/matches/round=255957/match=300186502/match-report.htmlSat, 12 Jul 2014 22:56:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=Match SummaryTournament=2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil ™<![CDATA[Closing ceremony to celebrate Brazil 2014 in style]]>/worldcup/news/y=2014/m=7/news=closing-ceremony-to-celebrate-brazil-2014-in-style-2404018.htmlSat, 12 Jul 2014 21:27:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil ™<![CDATA[Dunga: The game has become more dynamic]]>/worldcup/news/y=2014/m=7/news=dunga-the-game-has-become-more-dynamic-2403662.htmlFIFA.com and discusses his nation's semi-final defeat to Germany, how A Seleção need to move forward after the defeat and how he feels the sides in the Final of Brazil 2014 are shaping up.]]>Sat, 12 Jul 2014 20:15:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=InterviewTournament=2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil ™