<![CDATA[FIFA.com - News]]>http://www.fifa.com/index.htmlenCopyright ©1994 - 2014 FIFA. All rights reservedMon, 06 Jul 2015 16:42:00 GMTMon, 06 Jul 2015 16:47:51 GMTFIFA.comFIFA.comhttp://www.fifa.com/imgml/rssheader.gif http://www.fifa.com/index.html13928FIFA.com RSS<![CDATA[Mayne-Nicholls banned for seven years]]>/about-fifa/news/y=2015/m=7/news=mayne-nicholls-banned-for-seven-years-2661575.htmlMon, 06 Jul 2015 16:42:00 GMTArea=OrganisationSection=Football GovernanceKind=Release<![CDATA[One drought ends, another continues]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=FIFA.com looks back at the 2015 Copa America, where hosts Chile triumphed to earn their first ever invitation to the FIFA Confederations Cup, while other predictions and surprises came to light just months before the long road to Russia 2018 begins.

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Sun, 05 Jul 2015 15:40:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=National TeamsKind=NewsTournament=Copa América 2015
<![CDATA[Mascherano: I can't explain it]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Sun, 05 Jul 2015 00:44:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=National TeamsKind=NewsTournament=Copa América 2015<![CDATA[Sampaoli: Chile will try to dominate Argentina]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Jorge Sampaoli has declared that Chile will not play conservatively against Argentina and identified what could dictate the outcome of the Copa America final.

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Fri, 03 Jul 2015 19:19:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=National TeamsKind=NewsTournament=Copa América 2015
<![CDATA[Skinny and the Magician show their worth]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Javier Pastore and Jorge Valdivia have not always been appreciated by their Argentina and Chile coaches. At this Copa America, however, the two playmakers have excelled.

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Fri, 03 Jul 2015 16:39:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=National TeamsKind=NewsTournament=Copa América 2015
<![CDATA[Neighbours primed for ultimate test]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Fri, 03 Jul 2015 11:15:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=National TeamsKind=NewsTournament=Copa América 2015<![CDATA[Vargas brace sends Chile to final]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Tue, 30 Jun 2015 09:35:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=National TeamsKind=NewsTournament=Copa América 2015<![CDATA[Practice makes perfect for Vargas]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=La Roja into the Copa America final on Monday.]]>Tue, 30 Jun 2015 02:20:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=National TeamsKind=NewsTournament=Copa América 2015<![CDATA[Four Argentinians plot final tickets]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Ramon Diaz, Ricardo Gareca, Gerardo Martino and Jorge Sampaoli are hoping to guide Paraguay, Peru, Argentina and Chile into the Copa America decider. FIFA.com previews the two semi-finals.

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Mon, 29 Jun 2015 12:53:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=National TeamsKind=NewsTournament=Copa América 2015
<![CDATA[Sampaoli: Peru are better going forward than Uruguay]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Mon, 29 Jun 2015 12:52:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=National TeamsKind=NewsTournament=Copa América 2015<![CDATA[Chile edge Uruguay to reach semi-finals]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Hosts Chile are through to the semi-finals of the 2015 Copa America after an eventful 1-0 win over holders Uruguay in Santiago.

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Thu, 25 Jun 2015 02:47:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=National TeamsKind=NewsTournament=Copa América 2015
<![CDATA[Chile cruise into quarters]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Sat, 20 Jun 2015 02:38:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=National TeamsKind=NewsTournament=Copa América 2015<![CDATA[Hosts Chile open with win]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Chile began their Copa America campaign on home soil in style with a richly deserved 2-0 victory over Ecuador at a raucous Estadio Nacional in Santiago.

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Fri, 12 Jun 2015 02:51:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=National TeamsKind=NewsTournament=Copa América 2015
<![CDATA[Messi, Neymar and Rodriguez decorate wide-open duel]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=FIFA.com previews the Copa America 2015, which, due to the emergence of Chile, Colombia and Ecuador, is poised to be thrilling event.]]>Wed, 10 Jun 2015 18:13:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=National TeamsKind=NewsTournament=Copa América 2015<![CDATA[Pellegrini: City dropped too many points against weaker teams]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Sat, 23 May 2015 13:05:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=Barclays Premier League 2014/2015<![CDATA[The Week in Quotes]]>/news/y=2015/m=5/news=the-week-in-quotes-2607627.htmlSat, 23 May 2015 07:56:00 GMTArea=News CentreSection=Week in QuotesKind=News<![CDATA[FIFA celebrates 111th birthday]]>/about-fifa/news/y=2015/m=5/news=fifa-celebrates-111th-birthday-2607065.htmlThe Federation Internationale  de Football Association (FIFA) celebrates its 111th anniversary today, and we take a brief look back at the history of the organisation.]]>Thu, 21 May 2015 09:15:00 GMTArea=OrganisationSection=Home of FifaKind=News<![CDATA[A very happy Chilean]]>/news/y=2015/m=5/news=super-snap-2606248.htmlFIFA.com delivers you a football-related photo you won't be able to resist paying a second glance to. This week's shows you a very happy Chilean.]]>Mon, 18 May 2015 21:59:00 GMTArea=News CentreSection=Super SnapKind=News<![CDATA[Happy Birthday to you!]]>/news/y=2015/m=5/news=happy-birthday-to-you-2605620.htmlIn our regular Sunday feature, we preview the week's footballing birthdays, with a veteran USA goalkeeper, a FIFA World Cup Golden Ball winner and a World Cup-winning captain all celebrating.

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Sun, 17 May 2015 09:38:00 GMTArea=News CentreSection=BirthdaysKind=News
<![CDATA[Happy Birthday to you!]]>/news/y=2015/m=5/news=happy-birthday-to-you-2603546.htmlSun, 10 May 2015 08:50:00 GMTArea=News CentreSection=BirthdaysKind=News<![CDATA[Tickets on sale and match schedule released]]>/u17worldcup/news/y=2015/m=5/news=tickets-on-sale-and-match-schedule-released-2602260.htmlTue, 05 May 2015 18:20:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=LOCKind=NewsTournament=FIFA U-17 World Cup Chile 2015<![CDATA[Brazil & Paraguay heading to Portugal]]>/beachsoccerworldcup/news/y=2015/m=4/news=brazil-paraguay-heading-to-portugal-2594254.htmlBrazil and Paraguay booked their tickets to the 2015 Beach Soccer World Cup by reaching the final of the South American qualifying tournament in Manta, Ecuador.

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Sat, 25 Apr 2015 23:44:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA Beach Soccer World Cup Portugal 2015
<![CDATA[San Lorenzo crash out, Mineiro progress]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Reigning champions San Lorenzo tumbled out of the Copa Libertadores after being denied second place in Group Two by Sao Paulo, while 2013 winners Atletico Mineiro progressed to the last 16 with a win over Colo Colo.

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Thu, 23 Apr 2015 08:12:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=Copa Libertadores 2015
<![CDATA[Let the Copa commence! ]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=On 19 April 1960 the Copa Libertadores started its journey at a packed Estadio Centenario in Montevideo. FIFA.com looks back at the historic day.

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Sun, 19 Apr 2015 20:16:00 GMTArea=ClassicSection=HistoryKind=News
<![CDATA[Pellegrini: There are four or five strong teams in England]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Sat, 18 Apr 2015 13:00:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=Barclays Premier League 2014/2015<![CDATA[Perfect Boca set up Superclasico match-up]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Fri, 17 Apr 2015 05:06:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=Copa Libertadores 2015 <![CDATA[High-flying Tigres win thriller, River secure progression]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Thu, 16 Apr 2015 04:34:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=Copa Libertadores 2015 <![CDATA[Pele: This will be a Copa of Stars]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Brazilian legend Pele is looking forward to a star-studded Copa America tournament this summer -- but has challenged Barcelona stars Lionel Messi and Neymar to reproduce their best club form at the international level.

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Thu, 09 Apr 2015 21:35:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=National TeamsKind=NewsTournament=Copa América 2015
<![CDATA[Palestino see off Zamora, Colo Colo win]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Palestino boosted their hopes of reaching the last 16 of the Copa Libertadores by beating lowly Zamora 4-0 to move up to second place in Group Five, while Colo Colo saw off Atlas 3-1 to take control of Group One.

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Wed, 08 Apr 2015 09:35:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=Copa Libertadores 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[Dunga: Brazil players are determined to make amends]]>http://www.fifa.com/world-match-centre/news/newsid/258/033/8/index.html?cid=rssfeed&att=Selecao's renaissance under his leadership has been sparked by the players' burning desire to make amends for their 2014 FIFA World Cup humiliation.]]>Mon, 30 Mar 2015 00:30:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=National TeamsKind=News<![CDATA[Brazil beat Chile, South Africa snatch late draw]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Sun, 29 Mar 2015 16:03:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=National TeamsKind=News<![CDATA[Sanchez excited for special rematch]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Sat, 28 Mar 2015 01:25:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=National TeamsKind=NewsTournament=Friendlies<![CDATA[South American trio book Chile 2015 passage]]>/u17worldcup/news/y=2015/m=3/news=south-american-trio-book-chile-2015-passage-2579297.htmlFri, 27 Mar 2015 03:15:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA U-17 World Cup Chile 2015<![CDATA[Côte d'Ivoire, Egypt and Qatar shine in friendlies]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Thu, 26 Mar 2015 19:50:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=National TeamsKind=News<![CDATA[River stumble as Cruzeiro fly high]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Fri, 20 Mar 2015 03:41:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=Copa Libertadores 2015 <![CDATA[Boca, Racing impress on the continent]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Wed, 18 Mar 2015 05:33:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=Copa Libertadores 2015 <![CDATA[Pellegrini: City need to sign a crack player]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Mon, 16 Mar 2015 19:06:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=Barclays Premier League 2014/2015<![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[Lobaton double stuns Racing, Guarani on the move]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Wed, 11 Mar 2015 03:09:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=Copa Libertadores 2015 <![CDATA[Universidad off the mark as Estudiantes, River held]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Fri, 06 Mar 2015 04:17:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=Copa Libertadores 2015 <![CDATA[Gibbs salutes Giroud, Sanchez]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Thu, 05 Mar 2015 13:28:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=Barclays Premier League 2014/2015<![CDATA[Brazilian pair collect tough wins]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Thu, 05 Mar 2015 04:31:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=Copa Libertadores 2015 <![CDATA[Pacheco powering Peruvian ambition ]]>/u17worldcup/news/y=2015/m=3/news=pacheco-powering-peruvian-ambition-2544074.htmlFIFA.com spoke to their chief goal-threat Fernando Pacheco.]]>Tue, 03 Mar 2015 14:43:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA U-17 World Cup Chile 2015<![CDATA[Pellegrini: I never feel pressure to win titles]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Tue, 03 Mar 2015 14:20:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=Barclays Premier League 2014/2015<![CDATA[Boca remain perfect, Palestino bounce back]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Fri, 27 Feb 2015 04:09:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=Copa Libertadores 2015 <![CDATA[Corinthians, Colo Colo, Boca open with wins]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Thu, 19 Feb 2015 04:33:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=Copa Libertadores 2015 <![CDATA[Palestino revelling in Libertadores return ]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=FIFA.com looks at the romantic story of Palestino, a club rooted in Chile's Palestinian community which is celebrating an unlikely return to South America's top club competition.]]>Wed, 18 Feb 2015 12:44:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=Copa Libertadores 2015 <![CDATA[The Strongest outmuscle Inter, Racing in cruise control]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Wed, 18 Feb 2015 03:08:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=Copa Libertadores 2015 <![CDATA[Tales from the tattoo parlour ]]>/news/y=2010/m=11/news=tales-from-the-tattoo-parlour-1341780.htmlFIFA.com explains the stories behind just some of tattoos worn by the game’s stars.]]>Sun, 15 Feb 2015 09:02:00 GMTArea=News CentreSection=Off The BallKind=News