<![CDATA[FIFA.com - News]]>http://www.fifa.com/index.htmlenCopyright ©1994 - 2014 FIFA. All rights reservedSun, 30 Aug 2015 16:46:00 GMTSun, 30 Aug 2015 18:14:56 GMTFIFA.comFIFA.comhttp://www.fifa.com/imgml/rssheader.gif http://www.fifa.com/index.html13928FIFA.com RSS<![CDATA[Impact sack Klopas after latest defeat]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Montreal Impact have sacked coach Frank Klopas on Sunday in the wake of defeats in the Canadian Championship final and a high-profile Major League Soccer match against Toronto on Saturday.

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Sun, 30 Aug 2015 16:46:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=MLS 2015
<![CDATA[Giovinco, Pirlo in as Conte names Italy squad]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Toronto striker Sebastian Giovinco was rewarded for his positive start to life in the Major League Soccer with a call-up to Italy's squad for upcoming UEFA EURO 2016 qualifiers at home to Malta and Bulgaria.

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Sat, 29 Aug 2015 20:05:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=National TeamsKind=NewsTournament=UEFA EURO 2016 Prel. Comp.
<![CDATA[Women's round-up: August 2015]]>/development/news/y=2015/m=8/news=women-s-round-up-august-2015-2673605.htmlFri, 28 Aug 2015 12:59:00 GMTArea=Football DevelopmentSection=WomenKind=News<![CDATA[Canada 2015 Technical Report published, All-Star Squad announced]]>/development/news/y=2015/m=8/news=canada-2015-technical-report-published-all-star-squad-announced-2671299.htmlMon, 17 Aug 2015 13:59:00 GMTArea=Football DevelopmentSection=WomenKind=News<![CDATA[Schmidt: I hope we have inspired the next generation]]>/development/news/y=2015/m=8/news=schmidt-i-hope-we-have-inspired-the-next-generation-2670812.htmlFIFA.com about the colourful roller-coaster ride that was playing for the host nation at the recent FIFA Women's World Cup.]]>Fri, 14 Aug 2015 06:41:00 GMTArea=Football DevelopmentSection=WomenKind=News<![CDATA[Ledgerwood: Canada reaching Russia would surpass 2000]]>/worldcup/news/y=2015/m=8/news=ledgerwood-canada-reaching-russia-would-surpass-2000-2670761.htmlFIFA.com about the 'religon' football is in Germany, his desire to one day return to North America and Canada's hopes of qualifying for the FIFA World Cup.]]>Thu, 13 Aug 2015 12:55:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA WC 2018 Prel. Comp. CONCACAF Zone<![CDATA[Larin: I’m no longer star-struck by Kaka]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Tue, 04 Aug 2015 15:29:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=MLS 2015 <![CDATA[Mourinho sees Europe stars speeding MLS evolution]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Chelsea manager Jose Mourinho sees this year's influx of older European club stars into Major League Soccer as a key step in the North American league's global evolution.

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Mon, 03 Aug 2015 19:59:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=MLS 2015
<![CDATA[Impact spoil Lampard's long-awaited MLS debut]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Sat, 01 Aug 2015 23:54:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=MLS 2015 <![CDATA[The Week in Quotes]]>/news/y=2015/m=7/news=the-week-in-quotes-2668840.htmlSat, 01 Aug 2015 09:08:00 GMTArea=News CentreSection=Week in QuotesKind=News<![CDATA[Women’s round-up: July 2015]]>/development/news/y=2015/m=7/news=fri-31-july-monthly-women-s-review-2668659.htmlFri, 31 Jul 2015 06:34:00 GMTArea=Football DevelopmentSection=WomenKind=News<![CDATA[Drogba relishing MLS challenge]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Fri, 31 Jul 2015 00:01:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=MLS 2015 <![CDATA[FIFA, CSA and Canadian government launch national injury prevention programme ]]>/development/news/y=2015/m=7/news=fifa-csa-and-canadian-government-launch-national-injury-prevention-pro-2668433.htmlTue, 28 Jul 2015 13:30:00 GMTArea=Football DevelopmentSection=MedicalKind=Release<![CDATA[Happy Birthday to you!]]>/news/y=2015/m=7/news=happy-birthday-to-you-2667914.htmlFIFA.com presents some of the biggest names in football who will be celebrating their birthdays over the coming week, including Pedro, Nery Pumpido, Desiree Scott and more.]]>Sun, 26 Jul 2015 09:53:00 GMTArea=News CentreSection=BirthdaysKind=News<![CDATA[The Preliminary Draw results in full]]>/worldcup/news/y=2015/m=7/news=the-preliminary-draw-results-in-full-2667929.html

FIFA.com rounds up the results from the Preliminary Draw for the 2018 FIFA World Cup Russia, which took place at the Konstantin Palace in St. Petersburg on Saturday 25 July.]]>
Sat, 25 Jul 2015 21:37:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=Preliminary DrawKind=NewsTournament=2018 FIFA World Cup Russia (TM)
<![CDATA[World Cup qualifying: the story so far]]>/worldcup/news/y=2015/m=7/news=world-cup-qualifying-the-story-so-far-2660791.htmlWith the Preliminary Draw set to take centre stage this week, we look back at the first steps on the road to Russia 2018, with 76 FIFA World Cup qualifying matches having already been played across Asia and North America.

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Tue, 21 Jul 2015 14:23:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=2018 FIFA World Cup Russia (TM)
<![CDATA[Jamaica and Costa Rica advance, Canada fall short]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Wed, 15 Jul 2015 02:56:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=National TeamsKind=NewsTournament=CONCACAF Gold Cup 2015<![CDATA[World champions USA back on top]]>/fifa-world-ranking/news/y=2015/m=7/news=world-champions-usa-back-on-top-2662320.htmlFri, 10 Jul 2015 09:01:00 GMTArea=World RankingSection=Women RankingKind=News<![CDATA[Jamaica surprise Ticos, Canada draw]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Jobi McAnuff scored a superb individual goal to give Jamaica a surprise 2-2 draw with highly-rated Costa Rica in the CONCACAF Gold Cup, while Canada and El Salvador played out a goalless draw in California.

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Thu, 09 Jul 2015 10:11:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=National TeamsKind=NewsTournament=CONCACAF Gold Cup 2015
<![CDATA[Much more to come in 2015]]>http://www.fifa.com/world-match-centre/news/newsid/266/176/2/index.html?cid=rssfeed&att=Despite an action packed six spectacular months of football already in the books in 2015, the second half of the year is promising to be equally exciting with the FIFA Beach Soccer World Cup next to kick-off later this week.

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Tue, 07 Jul 2015 10:18:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=GeneralKind=News
<![CDATA[Key figures from the FIFA Women’s World Cup Canada 2015™ ]]>/womensworldcup/news/y=2015/m=7/news=key-figures-from-the-fifa-women-s-world-cup-canada-2015tm-2661648.htmlFIFA.com has a summary of the statistical highlights.]]>Tue, 07 Jul 2015 09:16:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=ReleaseTournament=FIFA Women's World Cup Canada 2015<![CDATA[A tournament that broke all records]]>/womensworldcup/news/y=2015/m=7/news=a-tournament-that-broke-all-records-2661554.htmlFIFA.com reviews the tournament.]]>Mon, 06 Jul 2015 15:34:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA Women's World Cup Canada 2015<![CDATA[Hunt on for CONCACAF crown]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Mon, 06 Jul 2015 13:59:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=National TeamsKind=NewsTournament=CONCACAF Gold Cup 2015<![CDATA[Lloyd, Solo and Sasic lead the way]]>/womensworldcup/news/y=2015/m=7/news=lloyd-and-sasic-lead-the-way-2661396.htmlMon, 06 Jul 2015 05:41:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA Women's World Cup Canada 2015<![CDATA[Buchanan receives Hyundai Young Player Award]]>/womensworldcup/news/y=2015/m=7/news=buchanan-named-hyundai-best-young-player-2661332.htmlKadeisha Buchanan has been given the Hyundai Young Player Award of the FIFA Women’s World Cup Canada 2015. She becomes the second recipient of the prestigious award, following in the footsteps of Australia’s Caitlin Foord, who earned the accolade at Germany 2011

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Mon, 06 Jul 2015 04:49:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=Best Young PlayerKind=NewsTournament=FIFA Women's World Cup Canada 2015
<![CDATA[Tattoos, parties and bungee jumps]]>/womensworldcup/news/y=2015/m=7/news=tattoos-parties-and-bungee-jumps-2660725.htmlFIFA.com discovered what a series of Canada 2015 players promised to do if they lifted the trophy, from getting their bodies inked to falling from the sky.]]>Sat, 04 Jul 2015 13:17:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA Women's World Cup Canada 2015<![CDATA[Nsekera: Canada 2015 should serve as an inspiration]]>/womensworldcup/news/y=2015/m=7/news=nsekera-canada-2015-should-serve-as-an-inspiration-2660711.htmlSat, 04 Jul 2015 12:38:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA Women's World Cup Canada 2015<![CDATA[Three rising stars, one prestigious prize]]>/womensworldcup/news/y=2015/m=7/news=three-rising-stars-one-prestigious-prize-2660394.htmlThu, 02 Jul 2015 18:27:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=Best Young PlayerKind=NewsTournament=FIFA Women's World Cup Canada 2015<![CDATA[Win a unique FIFA Women’s World Cup Final prize]]>/womensworldcup/news/y=2015/m=7/news=win-a-unique-fifa-women-s-world-cup-final-prize-2660197.htmlFIFA are offering you a unique, once-in-a-lifetime opportunity: two tickets to the FIFA Women’s World Cup Canada 2015 final, and the chance to present the ‘Live Your Goals’ award to the player of the match.

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Thu, 02 Jul 2015 03:29:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA Women's World Cup Canada 2015
<![CDATA[Women’s round-up: June 2015]]>/development/news/y=2015/m=6/news=women-s-round-up-june-2015-2659217.htmlFIFA.com brings you all the biggest stories from the past month of women’s football.]]>Wed, 01 Jul 2015 09:57:00 GMTArea=Football DevelopmentSection=WomenKind=News<![CDATA[TV audiences grow in World Cup quarter-finals]]>/womensworldcup/news/y=2015/m=6/news=tv-audiences-grow-in-world-cup-quarter-finals-2654416.htmlTue, 30 Jun 2015 19:43:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA Women's World Cup Canada 2015<![CDATA[Beliveau: This is a positive era]]>/womensworldcup/news/y=2015/m=6/news=keep-pending-beliveau-this-is-a-positive-era-2654240.htmlTue, 30 Jun 2015 02:29:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA Women's World Cup Canada 2015<![CDATA[Bright future beckons dejected Buchanan]]>/womensworldcup/news/y=2015/m=6/news=bright-future-beckons-dejected-buchanan-2654019.htmlFIFA.com after the loss to England.]]>Sun, 28 Jun 2015 10:45:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA Women's World Cup Canada 2015<![CDATA[Champions advance, hosts bow out]]>/womensworldcup/news/y=2015/m=6/news=champions-advance-hosts-bow-out-2653983.htmlSun, 28 Jun 2015 09:30:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA Women's World Cup Canada 2015<![CDATA[Inspire the players, before the biggest game of their lives]]>/womensworldcup/news/y=2015/m=6/news=inspire-the-players-before-the-biggest-game-of-their-lives-2653637.htmlFIFA, together with our Partners, are giving you a unique chance to use YOUR voice to connect with the players at the FIFA Women's World Cup Canada 2015 Final. 

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Sun, 28 Jun 2015 03:47:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA Women's World Cup Canada 2015
<![CDATA[Lionesses roar into last four]]>/womensworldcup/matches/round=268018/match=300269493/match-report.htmlSun, 28 Jun 2015 02:25:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=Match SummaryTournament=FIFA Women's World Cup Canada 2015<![CDATA[Women's football instructors' seminar kicks off]]>/development/news/y=2015/m=6/news=women-s-football-instructors-seminar-kicks-off-2653808.htmlSat, 27 Jun 2015 22:24:00 GMTArea=Football DevelopmentSection=WomenKind=News<![CDATA[Sinclair: I’d give all my goals for the world title]]>/womensworldcup/news/y=2015/m=6/news=sinclair-i-d-give-all-my-goals-for-the-world-title-2653292.htmlFri, 26 Jun 2015 16:43:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=InterviewTournament=FIFA Women's World Cup Canada 2015<![CDATA[FIFA Women’s World Cup breaks more TV records in Round of 16]]>/womensworldcup/news/y=2015/m=6/news=fifa-women-s-world-cuptm-breaks-more-tv-records-in-round-of-16-2653174.htmlThe FIFA Women’s World Cup 2015 Canada broke more records for television audiences in key markets across the world during the Round of 16 matches.

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Thu, 25 Jun 2015 23:13:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA Women's World Cup Canada 2015
<![CDATA[Mixed fortunes on Father's Day]]>/womensworldcup/news/y=2015/m=6/news=mixed-fortunes-on-father-s-day-2652287.htmlFIFA.com looks back at the day’s events.]]>Mon, 22 Jun 2015 06:31:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA Women's World Cup Canada 2015<![CDATA[Herdman and Canada playing happy families]]>/womensworldcup/news/y=2015/m=6/news=herdman-and-canada-playing-happy-families-2652298.htmlMon, 22 Jun 2015 05:39:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA Women's World Cup Canada 2015<![CDATA[Canada dream continues with tight Swiss win]]>/womensworldcup/matches/round=268032/match=300269477/match-report.htmlMon, 22 Jun 2015 02:36:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=Match SummaryTournament=FIFA Women's World Cup Canada 2015<![CDATA[Canada's Belanger moving back to get ahead]]>/womensworldcup/news/y=2015/m=6/news=canada-s-belanger-moving-back-to-get-ahead-2651122.htmlSat, 20 Jun 2015 13:50:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA Women's World Cup Canada 2015<![CDATA[“It makes you feel so amazing”: Insights into the Youth Programme and Volunteers]]>/womensworldcup/news/y=2015/m=6/news=it-makes-you-feel-so-amazing-insights-into-the-youth-programme-and-vol-2651162.htmlFri, 19 Jun 2015 21:08:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA Women's World Cup Canada 2015<![CDATA[Women’s World Cup scores early record TV viewing in key markets]]>/womensworldcup/news/y=2015/m=6/news=women-s-world-cup-scores-early-record-tv-viewing-in-key-markets-2651201.htmlFri, 19 Jun 2015 20:28:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA Women's World Cup Canada 2015<![CDATA[Big names and bold newcomers shine]]>/womensworldcup/news/y=2015/m=6/news=big-names-and-bold-newcomers-shine-2651005.htmlFri, 19 Jun 2015 03:02:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA Women's World Cup Canada 2015<![CDATA[Hyundai award contenders jockeying for position]]>/womensworldcup/news/y=2015/m=6/news=hyundai-award-contenders-jockeying-for-position-2650965.htmlThu, 18 Jun 2015 20:57:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=Best Young PlayerKind=NewsTournament=FIFA Women's World Cup Canada 2015<![CDATA[Central American four lead the way]]>/worldcup/news/y=2015/m=6/news=central-american-four-lead-the-way-2649971.htmlFIFA.com takes a closer look at the second round of qualifying in CONCACAF on the road to Russia 2018, where El Salvador, Belize, Nicaragua and Guatemala all booked passage.]]>Wed, 17 Jun 2015 08:23:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=2018 FIFA World Cup Russia (TM)<![CDATA[A special goal from hero Lawrence]]>/womensworldcup/news/y=2015/m=6/news=a-special-goal-from-hero-lawrence-2649439.htmlTue, 16 Jun 2015 09:42:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA Women's World Cup Canada 2015<![CDATA[Heavyweight quartet advance, Thais and Dutch must wait]]>/womensworldcup/news/y=2015/m=6/news=heavyweight-quartet-advance-thais-and-dutch-must-wait-2649412.htmlTue, 16 Jun 2015 02:57:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA Women's World Cup Canada 2015