<![CDATA[FIFA.com - News]]>http://www.fifa.com/index.htmlenCopyright ©1994 - 2014 FIFA. All rights reservedSun, 20 Jul 2014 17:32:00 GMTSun, 20 Jul 2014 21:27:51 GMTFIFA.comFIFA.comhttp://www.fifa.com/imgml/rssheader.gif http://www.fifa.com/index.html13928FIFA.com RSS<![CDATA[Lesotho clip Kenya, Benin beat Malawi]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Lesotho beat Kenya 1-0, which puts the Harambee Stars' hopes of qualifying for their first CAF Africa Cup of Nations in 11 years in jeopardy, while West Bromwich Albion star Stephane Sessegnon scored to give Benin a 1-0 win over Malawi.

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Sun, 20 Jul 2014 17:32:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=National TeamsKind=NewsTournament=Africa Cup of Nations 2015
<![CDATA[Sessegnon buoys Benin, Malawi win]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Sun, 18 May 2014 10:38:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=National TeamsKind=News<![CDATA[Derbies afoot in Africa]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Tue, 29 Apr 2014 11:48:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=CAF Champions League 2014 <![CDATA[Holders Ahly stunned as north Africa shines]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Five teams from the Mediterranean region advanced to the eight-team group stage in the CAF Champions League, but two-time defending champions Al Ahly were unable to get past their Libyan namesakes.

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Sun, 30 Mar 2014 23:40:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=CAF Champions League 2014
<![CDATA[Powerful trio eye comebacks in Africa]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Fri, 28 Mar 2014 03:51:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=CAF Champions League 2014 <![CDATA[Big boys struggle on the road]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Mon, 24 Mar 2014 08:28:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=CAF Champions League 2014 <![CDATA[Tough trips ahead for African favourites]]>http://www.fifa.com/world-match-centre/news/newsid/230/070/8/index.html?cid=rssfeed&att=Fri, 21 Mar 2014 08:13:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=News<![CDATA[Raja, Enyimba crash out]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Sun, 09 Mar 2014 12:17:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=CAF Champions League 2014 <![CDATA[Young Africans upset Ahly, Esperance win]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Sun, 02 Mar 2014 11:34:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=CAF Champions League 2014 <![CDATA[African giants enter the fray]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=FIFA.com previews the action.]]>Thu, 27 Feb 2014 19:06:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=CAF Champions League 2014 <![CDATA[Pillars toppled, Chiefs, Raja coast]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Sun, 16 Feb 2014 10:41:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=CAF Champions League 2014 <![CDATA[FIFA to discuss future of Africa’s football development in Marrakech]]>http://www.fifa.com/aboutfifa/news/newsid=2247244/index.html?cid=rssfeed&att=Thu, 19 Dec 2013 17:58:00 GMTArea=Football DevelopmentSection=GenericKind=News<![CDATA[Ahly, Esperance get CAF Champions League byes]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Champions Al Ahly and Tunisia's Esperance were among six clubs to be handed byes in the first round of the 2014 CAF Champions League in the draw staged in Marrakech. 

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Mon, 16 Dec 2013 17:55:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=News
<![CDATA[Nine Club World Cups to remember]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=FIFA.com has delved into the past for a tournament-by-tournament look at each of the nine editions of the tournament to date.]]>Mon, 09 Dec 2013 14:36:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA Club World Cup Morocco 2013<![CDATA[Nominees announced for CAF award]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Thu, 05 Dec 2013 13:09:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=National TeamsKind=News<![CDATA[Déjà vu amid African drama]]>/worldcup/news/y=2013/m=11/news=deja-amid-african-drama-2227104.htmlThu, 21 Nov 2013 11:36:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=Final DrawKind=NewsTournament=2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil ™<![CDATA[Ahly overcome all obstacles to reach Morocco]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Mon, 11 Nov 2013 19:19:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA Club World Cup Morocco 2013<![CDATA[Budget-buy Cedrick setting Spain alight]]>http://www.fifa.com/world-match-centre/nationalleagues/nationalleague=spain-liga-2000000037/news/newsid/218/154/4/index.html?cid=rssfeed&att=FIFA.com hears from Cedrick, a Congolese winger who has been one of the revelations of the Spanish season for Real Betis - despite costing the Seville outfit just €1.20.]]>Thu, 26 Sep 2013 15:20:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=Liga BBVA 2013/2014<![CDATA[Pirates push through as Leopards fall]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Mon, 23 Sep 2013 07:32:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA Club World Cup Morocco 2013<![CDATA[Pirates, Leopards vie for final spot]]>http://www.fifa.com/tournaments/archive/clubworldcup/morocco2013/news/newsid=2177165/index.html?cid=rssfeed&att=Fri, 20 Sep 2013 08:01:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA Club World Cup Morocco 2013<![CDATA[Leopards mix German precision, African flair]]>http://www.fifa.com/tournaments/archive/clubworldcup/morocco2013/news/newsid=2175675/index.html?cid=rssfeed&att=FIFA.com he believes the Congolese can make history by reaching the semi-finals of the CAF Champions League.]]>Wed, 18 Sep 2013 07:47:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA Club World Cup Morocco 2013<![CDATA[Semi-final picture almost complete]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Mon, 16 Sep 2013 07:31:46 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA Club World Cup Morocco 2013<![CDATA[Four-goal Ahly win derby]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Title-holders Al-Ahly made a statement to the rest of the CAF Champions League teams with an emphatic 4-2 victory in the Egyptian derby over Zamalek leaving Group A wide open, while Esperance topped Group B. 

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Sun, 15 Sep 2013 18:42:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA Club World Cup Morocco 2013
<![CDATA[Cairo derby highlights penultimate round]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Fri, 13 Sep 2013 06:39:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA Club World Cup Morocco 2013<![CDATA[Ten left standing after wild weekend in Africa]]>/worldcup/news/y=2013/m=9/news=ten-left-standing-after-wild-weekend-africa-2169544.htmlSun, 08 Sep 2013 19:32:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA WC 2014 Prel. Comp. African Zone<![CDATA[Big names return on final group day]]>/worldcup/news/y=2013/m=9/news=big-names-return-final-group-day-2167916.htmlFri, 06 Sep 2013 01:11:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA WC 2014 Prel. Comp. African Zone<![CDATA[Igesund: South Africa must focus]]>/worldcup/news/y=2013/m=9/news=igesund-south-africa-must-focus-2167853.htmlThu, 05 Sep 2013 14:00:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA WC 2014 Prel. Comp. African Zone<![CDATA[FIFA to implement first Goal project in Indonesia ]]>http://www.fifa.com/aboutfifa/footballdevelopment/projects/goalprogramme/news/newsid=2167539/index.html?cid=rssfeed&att=Wed, 04 Sep 2013 18:21:00 GMTArea=Football DevelopmentSection=Goal ProgrammeKind=News<![CDATA[North African sides show true colours]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Mon, 02 Sep 2013 05:31:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA Club World Cup Morocco 2013<![CDATA[Make or break time in Africa]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Fri, 30 Aug 2013 06:57:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA Club World Cup Morocco 2013<![CDATA[Samba makes Dinamo switch]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Former Queens Park Rangers defender Christopher Samba today joined two Russian Anzhi Makhachkala team-mates in making the move to Russian Premier League rivals Dinamo Moscow.

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Thu, 29 Aug 2013 12:44:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=Russian Football Premier League 2013/2014
<![CDATA[Buccaneers continue to raid, Ahly revive]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Mon, 19 Aug 2013 01:00:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA Club World Cup Morocco 2013<![CDATA[Pirates sail on, Ahly beat AC Leopards]]>http://www.fifa.com/tournaments/archive/clubworldcup/morocco2013/news/newsid=2153742/index.html?cid=rssfeed&att=South African club Orlando Pirates completed a memorable double over Egyptian giants when they crushed Zamalek 4-1 Saturday while Al-Ahly narrowly beat AC Leopards in the CAF Champions League. 

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Sat, 17 Aug 2013 20:56:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA Club World Cup Morocco 2013
<![CDATA[Sluggish giants take to the road]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Fri, 16 Aug 2013 04:30:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA Club World Cup Morocco 2013<![CDATA[Surprises continue in Africa]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Mon, 05 Aug 2013 01:07:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA Club World Cup Morocco 2013<![CDATA[Egypt's Ahly, Zamalek both beaten]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Cairo's top two clubs both suffered setbacks in the CAF Champions League Sunday as Al-Ahly were beaten 3-0 by South African side Orlando Pirates, while Zamalek lost to surging Leopards 1-0 on a first-half penalty.

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Sun, 04 Aug 2013 17:25:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=News
<![CDATA[Favourites look to take control]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Fri, 02 Aug 2013 05:35:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA Club World Cup Morocco 2013<![CDATA[Burundi make history in CHAN qualifiers]]>http://www.fifa.com/world-match-centre/news/newsid/214/116/3/index.html?cid=rssfeed&att=Mon, 29 Jul 2013 11:46:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=National TeamsKind=News<![CDATA[Favourites stumble as group stage starts]]>http://www.fifa.com/tournaments/archive/clubworldcup/morocco2013/news/newsid=2138592/index.html?cid=rssfeed&att=Mon, 22 Jul 2013 05:37:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA Club World Cup Morocco 2013<![CDATA[Last eight begin final tilt in Africa]]>http://www.fifa.com/tournaments/archive/clubworldcup/morocco2013/news/newsid=2137638/index.html?cid=rssfeed&att=Thu, 18 Jul 2013 07:44:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA Club World Cup Morocco 2013<![CDATA[Côte d'Ivoire, Egypt lead charge]]>/worldcup/news/y=2013/m=6/news=cote-ivoire-egypt-lead-charge-into-final-round-2110785.htmlSun, 16 Jun 2013 22:12:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA WC 2014 Prel. Comp. African Zone<![CDATA[Burkina Faso, Gabon and Uganda boost hopes]]>/worldcup/news/y=2013/m=6/news=burkina-faso-gabon-and-uganda-boost-hopes-2110094.htmlSat, 15 Jun 2013 19:00:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA WC 2014 Prel. Comp. African Zone<![CDATA[Favourites made to wait in Africa]]>/worldcup/news/y=2013/m=6/news=favourites-made-wait-africa-2104967.htmlSun, 09 Jun 2013 21:25:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA WC 2014 Prel. Comp. African Zone<![CDATA[South Africa, Ethiopia race hots up]]>/worldcup/news/y=2013/m=6/news=south-africa-ethiopia-race-hots-2104783.htmlVictory for Ethiopia in Botswana saw the race in FIFA World Cup™ qualifying Group A, as a win for South Africa kept the race tight at the top, while Tunisia secured a late point and Côte d'Ivoire won in Gambia.

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Sat, 08 Jun 2013 20:01:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA WC 2014 Prel. Comp. African Zone
<![CDATA[African trio eye final round spots]]>/worldcup/news/y=2013/m=6/news=african-trio-eye-final-round-spots-2103380.htmlFIFA.com previews a potentially pivotal matchday on the Mother Continent.]]>Fri, 07 Jun 2013 06:28:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA WC 2014 Prel. Comp. African Zone<![CDATA[Mouko keeping Congo's hopes in safe hands]]>/worldcup/news/y=2013/m=6/news=mouko-keeping-congo-hopes-safe-hands-2102958.htmlWed, 05 Jun 2013 11:55:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA WC 2014 Prel. Comp. African Zone<![CDATA[Cairo giants square off in CAF Champions League]]>http://www.fifa.com/world-match-centre/news/newsid/207/922/0/index.html?cid=rssfeed&att=The CAF Champions League group stage draw was held Tuesday in Cairo to determine the placement of the eight teams vying for the African club crown, and Cario rivals Al Ahly and Zamalek were both drawn into Group A.

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Tue, 14 May 2013 18:26:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=News
<![CDATA[Egyptian duo advance amid thrills]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Mon, 06 May 2013 06:04:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=News<![CDATA[Ivorians lead the way for the first time]]>http://www.fifa.com/u17worldcup/news/newsid=2065584/index.html?cid=rssfeed&att=Mon, 29 Apr 2013 03:15:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA U-17 World Cup UAE 2013<![CDATA[Zamalek, Mazembe stumble]]>http://www.fifa.com/world-match-centre/news/newsid/206/219/1/index.html?cid=rssfeed&att=Zamalek were held to a 1-1 draw at home by Ethiopian side Saint George in the Round of 16 of Africa's biggest club competition, which also saw a defeat for TP Mazembe and away draws by Al Ahly and Esperance.

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Mon, 22 Apr 2013 03:27:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=News