<![CDATA[FIFA.com - News]]>http://www.fifa.com/index.htmlenCopyright ©1994 - 2014 FIFA. All rights reservedTue, 15 Apr 2014 14:09:00 GMTTue, 15 Apr 2014 14:11:18 GMTFIFA.comFIFA.comhttp://www.fifa.com/imgml/rssheader.gif http://www.fifa.com/index.html13928FIFA.com RSS<![CDATA[FIFA.com launches Panini 2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil™ Online Sticker Album]]>/worldcup/news/y=2014/m=4/news=fifa-com-launches-panini-2014-fifa-world-cup-braziltm-online-sticker-a-2319183.htmlFIFA.com has launched the Panini Online Sticker Album for the 2014 FIFA World Cup thanks to the support of Presenting Partner, Coca-Cola. 

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Tue, 15 Apr 2014 14:09:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=Panini Sticker AlbumKind=NewsTournament=2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil ™
<![CDATA[Host cities of the FIFA U-17 World Cup Chile 2015 announced]]>http://www.fifa.com/newscentre/news/newsid=2316762/index.html?cid=rssfeed&att=Wed, 09 Apr 2014 13:46:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=News<![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[67 days to go ]]>/worldcup/news/y=2014/m=4/news=67-days-to-go-2314333.htmlFIFA.com is counting down to Brazil 2014 with a corresponding trivia fact on every one of the final 100 days. Today, we remember the first player shown a red card at the FIFA World Cup.]]>Sun, 06 Apr 2014 09:44:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=100 days to goTournament=2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil ™<![CDATA[Atletico Mineiro through, Cruzeiro win]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Copa Libertadores holders Atletico Mineiro are through to the next stage of the competition after earning a 1-1 draw at Independiente Santa Fe, while fellow Brazilian club Cruzeiro beat hosts Universidad de Chile 2-0.

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Fri, 04 Apr 2014 06:36:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=Copa Libertadores 2014
<![CDATA[Gremio, Union advance as Emelec fall]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Brazilian side Gremio and Chile's Union Espanola both advanced to the Copa Libertadores round of 16 with a 2-0 win at Atletico Nacional and a shock 1-0 victory over Botafogo respectively, while Flamengo dropped Emelec 2-1.

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Thu, 03 Apr 2014 06:12:00 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[Germany close on USA, France hit all-time high]]>http://www.fifa.com/worldranking/news/women/newsid=2304079/index.html?cid=rssfeed&att=Fri, 28 Mar 2014 09:01:00 GMTArea=World RankingSection=Women RankingKind=News<![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[Cerro top group, Lanus clip Cali]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Cerro Porteno took down O'Higgins 2-1 on Thursday and now lead Group Three of the Copa Libertadores and Deportivo Cali now sit second after Lanus earned a 2-0 win, while Defensor Sporting and Cruzeiro battled to a 2-2.

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Fri, 21 Mar 2014 03:55:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=Copa Libertadores 2014
<![CDATA[Goalless Gremio held, Arsenal pip Penarol]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Newell's Old Boys held Brazil's Gremio to a goalless draw in a Group Six fixture of the Copa Libertadores on Thursday, while Deportivo Cali fought back to be Lanus 2-1 and Arsenal de Sarandi downed Penarol 1-0.

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Fri, 14 Mar 2014 04:54:00 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[Pele: It will be different to 1950]]>/worldcup/news/y=2014/m=3/news=pele-will-different-1950-2294979.htmlMon, 10 Mar 2014 09:00:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil ™<![CDATA[Brazil & France shine, Argentina struggle]]>/worldcup/news/y=2014/m=3/news=brazil-and-france-impress-argentina-struggle-2293486.htmlThu, 06 Mar 2014 03:13:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil ™<![CDATA[Schurrle: Form is down to Mourinho]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Wed, 05 Mar 2014 10:25:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=National TeamsKind=News<![CDATA[The kick-off draws closer]]>/worldcup/news/y=2014/m=3/news=100-days-2292259.htmlFIFA.com casts its eyes ahead to what awaits on 12 June.]]>Tue, 04 Mar 2014 08:52:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil ™<![CDATA[World Cup hopefuls in dress rehearsal]]>/worldcup/news/y=2014/m=3/news=world-cup-hopefuls-ready-for-dress-rehearsal-2291748.htmlMon, 03 Mar 2014 11:08:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil ™<![CDATA[Holders Atletico remain perfect]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Thu, 27 Feb 2014 04:00:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=Copa Libertadores 2014 <![CDATA[Brazilians, Arsenal enjoy convincing wins]]>http://www.fifa.com/world-match-centre/news/newsid/228/323/6/index.html?cid=rssfeed&att=Wed, 26 Feb 2014 07:45:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=News<![CDATA[Chile to face Egypt, Northern Ireland in friendlies]]>/worldcup/news/y=2014/m=2/news=chile-face-egypt-northern-ireland-friendlies-2280693.htmlChile will warm up for June's FIFA World Cup with friendlies against African heavyweights Egypt and European opposition in the shape of Northern Ireland after facing Germany in March. 

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Wed, 19 Feb 2014 19:59:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=FriendliesKind=NewsTournament=2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil ™
<![CDATA[Santos Laguna stun Penarol]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Wed, 19 Feb 2014 06:54:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=Copa Libertadores 2014 <![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]]>http://www.fifa.com/u20womensworldcup/news/newsid=2273687/index.html?cid=rssfeed&att=There 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[Team Base Camps for Brazil 2014 announced]]>/worldcup/news/y=2014/m=1/news=team-base-camps-for-brazil-2014-announced-2267880.htmlThe Team Base Camps for the 32 participating teams for the 2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil have been announced. ]]>Fri, 31 Jan 2014 22:59:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil ™<![CDATA[Chile international Vargas joins Valencia]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Chilean international forward Eduardo Vargas will join Valencia on loan from Napoli until the end of the season.

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Thu, 23 Jan 2014 22:16:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=Liga BBVA 2013/2014
<![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]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Tue, 07 Jan 2014 08:36:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA U-20 Women's World Cup Canada 2014<![CDATA[Five-star Monterrey end on high]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=CF Monterrey finished their FIFA Club World Cup Morocco 2013 journey on a high after defeating CAF Champions Al Ahly SC 5-1 at Marrakech Stadium to claim fifth place. 

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Wed, 18 Dec 2013 18:21:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=Match SummaryTournament=FIFA Club World Cup Morocco 2013
<![CDATA[Titles, trouncings and a talisman]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Wed, 18 Dec 2013 08:18:00 GMTArea=News CentreSection=Week in StatsKind=News<![CDATA[ Happy Birthday to you!]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Sun, 15 Dec 2013 10:48:00 GMTArea=News CentreSection=BirthdaysKind=News<![CDATA[Sixteen angels and a first-ever title]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Thu, 12 Dec 2013 05:03:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=News<![CDATA[Joy and anguish as silverware polished]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=FIFA.com's review of women’s club action looks at silverware claimed in Brazil, New Zealand and Japan, while there is also news on Frankfurt’s stunning return to form in Germany and a cruel injury in Australia.]]>Tue, 10 Dec 2013 00:40:00 GMTArea=Football DevelopmentSection=WomenKind=News<![CDATA[Almost 1.2 million FIFA World Cup tickets requested in the first 24 hours of sales]]>/worldcup/news/y=2013/m=12/news=almost-million-fifa-world-cup-tickets-requested-the-first-hours-sales-2241959.htmlA total of 1,179,363 tickets were requested within 24 hours of the opening of the second sales phase for the 2014 FIFA World Cup on FIFA.com.

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Mon, 09 Dec 2013 17:56:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=TicketingKind=ReleaseTournament=2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil ™
<![CDATA[Match schedule for Brazil 2014 confirmed]]>/worldcup/news/y=2013/m=12/news=match-schedule-for-brazil-2014-confirmed-2240950.htmlFollowing the Final Draw of the 2014 FIFA World Cup™, FIFA has now confirmed the match schedule for the 64 matches of next year’s carnival of football, with seven games subject to kick-off time adjustments.

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Sat, 07 Dec 2013 14:54:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil ™
<![CDATA[Global reaction to the Final Draw on Twitter]]>/worldcup/news/y=2013/m=12/news=tweets-from-the-game-elite-players-2240906.htmlSat, 07 Dec 2013 05:26:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil ™<![CDATA[Fiendish groups and dicey draws recalled]]>/worldcup/news/y=2013/m=12/news=who-afraid-the-group-death-2240028.htmlFIFA.com looks back at some of the toughest from previous tournaments.]]>Fri, 06 Dec 2013 20:21:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=Final DrawKind=NewsTournament=2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil ™<![CDATA[Final Draw reveals intriguing groups]]>/worldcup/news/y=2013/m=12/news=final-draw-reveals-intriguing-groups-2240026.htmlSpain, the Netherlands, Chile and Australia will make up the proverbial ‘group of death’ at the 20th FIFA World Cup, while Uruguay, Italy, England and Costa Rica will comprise another intriguing pool.

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Fri, 06 Dec 2013 17:21:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=Final DrawKind=NewsTournament=2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil ™
<![CDATA[Fifteen midfielders shortlisted for FIFA FIFPro World XI 2013]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=FIFPro, the worldwide players’ union, and FIFA today announced the 15 midfielders shortlisted for the FIFA FIFPro World XI 2013 as part of the final 55-player shortlist to be revealed on 9 December 2013.

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Fri, 06 Dec 2013 12:04:00 GMTArea=Ballon d'OrSection=FIF/Pro World XIKind=ReleaseTournament=FIFA Ballon d'Or 2013
<![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[Six of the best on the road to Brazil]]>/worldcup/news/y=2013/m=12/news=six-the-best-the-road-brazil-2237920.htmlFIFA.com takes a look back at some of the more remarkable matches from Brazil 2014 qualifying. ]]>Tue, 03 Dec 2013 09:35:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=Final DrawKind=NewsTournament=2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil ™<![CDATA[Portugal and Brazil return to top ten]]>http://www.fifa.com/worldranking/news/newsid=2230272/index.html?cid=rssfeed&att=Thu, 28 Nov 2013 09:55:00 GMTArea=World RankingSection=Men RankingKind=News<![CDATA[FIFA Weekly asks: Is 32 teams enough? ]]>http://www.fifa.com/world-match-centre/news/newsid/222/758/2/index.html?cid=rssfeed&att=The FIFA Weekly will ask your opinion on a specific topic and the best comments will be published in the next edition of the magazine.]]>Fri, 22 Nov 2013 10:31:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=GeneralKind=Have Your Say<![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, success and scoring records]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=FIFA.com stats review that also included news of mixed fortunes for Cruzeiro, England, Mexico and Uruguay. ]]>Wed, 20 Nov 2013 10:55:00 GMTArea=News CentreSection=Week in StatsKind=News<![CDATA[Brazil edge Chile with Robinho winner]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Wed, 20 Nov 2013 05:13:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=FriendliesKind=NewsTournament=Friendly<![CDATA[Hodgson to recall big guns for Germany]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=England manager Roy Hodgson said he will recall his first-choice players for Tuesday's friendly match against Germany, after seeing an experimental team defeated 2-0 by Chile at Wembley Stadium.

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Sat, 16 Nov 2013 00:30:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=FriendliesKind=NewsTournament=Friendly
<![CDATA[Sanchez sinks experimental England]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Fri, 15 Nov 2013 22:26:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=FriendliesKind=News<![CDATA[Vidal out for Chile friendlies]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Thu, 14 Nov 2013 15:57:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=National TeamsKind=News