<![CDATA[FIFA.com - News]]>http://www.fifa.com/index.htmlenCopyright ©1994 - 2014 FIFA. All rights reservedWed, 23 Jul 2014 20:33:00 GMTWed, 23 Jul 2014 21:43:58 GMTFIFA.comFIFA.comhttp://www.fifa.com/imgml/rssheader.gif http://www.fifa.com/index.html13928FIFA.com RSS<![CDATA[Aurier joins PSG on loan from Toulouse]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Paris Saint-Germain have signed Côte d'Ivoire defender Serge Aurier on a season-long loan from Toulouse after the young right-back impressed at the 2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil.

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Wed, 23 Jul 2014 20:33:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=Ligue 1 2014/2015
<![CDATA[African draw reveals final pathway]]>http://www.fifa.com/womensworldcup/news/newsid=2406894/index.html?cid=rssfeed&att=Mon, 21 Jul 2014 02:20:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA Women's World Cup Canada 2015<![CDATA[Brazil 2014's 100 club]]>/worldcup/news/y=2014/m=7/news=brazil-2014-s-100-club-2400785.htmlSun, 06 Jul 2014 17:07:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil ™<![CDATA[Women’s round-up: June 2014]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=FIFA.com’s review of the month in women’s football looks at crucial qualifying action for Canada 2015 in Europe and Africa, plus silverware handed out across numerous domestic competitions.]]>Mon, 30 Jun 2014 12:36:00 GMTArea=Football DevelopmentSection=WomenKind=News<![CDATA[Stars in people's hearts]]>/worldcup/news/y=2014/m=6/news=stars-in-people-s-hearts-2388114.htmlSat, 28 Jun 2014 00:06:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil ™<![CDATA[Santos: No taking Costa Rica lightly]]>/worldcup/news/y=2014/m=6/news=santos-no-taking-costa-rica-lightly-2384955.htmlGreece coach Fernando Santos says 'group of death' winners Costa Rica are not to be underestimated by his squad in the Round of 16 clash between the two sides

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Wed, 25 Jun 2014 15:00:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil ™
<![CDATA[All in a day's work for nerveless Samaras]]>/worldcup/news/y=2014/m=6/news=samaras-y-su-mentalidad-de-hierro-2384713-2384747.htmlFIFA.com, Greece striker Georgios Samaras relived his match-winning penalty, spoke of his side’s determination and looked forward to the Round of 16.  ]]>Wed, 25 Jun 2014 03:04:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil ™<![CDATA[Late goals decisive on big day for keepers]]>/worldcup/news/y=2014/m=6/news=late-goals-decisive-on-big-day-for-keepers-2384705.htmlWed, 25 Jun 2014 00:18:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil ™<![CDATA[Samaras proud to put Greece through]]>/worldcup/news/y=2014/m=6/news=samaras-proud-to-put-greece-through-2384658.htmlTue, 24 Jun 2014 23:35:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil ™<![CDATA[Greek spot-kick drama denies Ivorians]]>/worldcup/matches/round=255931/match=300186455/match-report.htmlTue, 24 Jun 2014 23:04:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=Match SummaryTournament=2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil ™<![CDATA[Lamouchi leaves Côte d'Ivoire reins]]>/worldcup/news/y=2014/m=6/news=lamouchi-quits-cote-d-ivoire-reins-2384644.htmlTue, 24 Jun 2014 22:50:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil ™<![CDATA[Quintero: We're feeling right at home]]>/worldcup/news/y=2014/m=6/news=tuesday-subbed-quintero-we-re-feeling-right-at-home-2383399.htmlCafetero fans.]]>Tue, 24 Jun 2014 22:24:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil ™<![CDATA[Exit beckons for former winners, Group C wide open ]]>/worldcup/news/y=2014/m=6/news=exit-beckons-for-former-winners-group-c-wide-open-2382101.htmlFIFA.com previews matchday 13.]]>Tue, 24 Jun 2014 00:49:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil ™<![CDATA[Goalscorers stealing the limelight]]>/worldcup/news/y=2014/m=6/news=goalscorers-stealing-the-limelight-2382712.htmlThree players have two Budweiser Man of the Match awards to their names at Brazil 2014, while two keepers are also on the roll of honour. FIFA.com reviews the tournament’s winners so far and tells you how to cast your vote.

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Mon, 23 Jun 2014 21:15:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=Man Of MatchKind=NewsTournament=2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil ™
<![CDATA[Lamouchi: We can make history]]>/worldcup/news/y=2014/m=6/news=lamouchi-we-can-make-history-2382095.htmlCôte d'Ivoire head coach Sabri Lamouchi talks style, the final Group C game with Greece and how he hopes to make history with Les Eléphants​.

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Mon, 23 Jun 2014 15:28:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil ™
<![CDATA[Referee designations for matches 37-40]]>/worldcup/news/y=2014/m=6/news=referee-designations-for-matches-37-40-2380902.htmlSun, 22 Jun 2014 13:33:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil ™<![CDATA[Côte d'Ivoire mourns Oyala Ibrahim Toure]]>http://www.fifa.com/classicfootball/news/newsid=2378577/index.html?cid=rssfeed&att=Fri, 20 Jun 2014 14:41:00 GMTArea=ClassicSection=ObituariesKind=News<![CDATA[Tributes paid to Ibrahim Toure]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Manchester City and the Ivorian Football Federation have led tributes to Ibrahim Toure, who has died at the age of 28.

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Fri, 20 Jun 2014 13:53:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=GeneralKind=News
<![CDATA[Aussies go ninth, Swiss reach personal best]]>http://www.fifa.com/worldranking/news/women/newsid=2377051/index.html?cid=rssfeed&att=Fri, 20 Jun 2014 09:00:00 GMTArea=World RankingSection=Women RankingKind=News<![CDATA[Quintero makes his presence felt]]>/worldcup/news/y=2014/m=6/news=quintero-se-presenta-en-sociedad-2378306-2378339.htmlFri, 20 Jun 2014 04:58:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=Best Young PlayerKind=NewsTournament=2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil ™<![CDATA[Emotions run high on day to remember]]>/worldcup/news/y=2014/m=6/news=un-dia-de-amigos-lagrimas-y-regresos-2378273-2378326.htmlFri, 20 Jun 2014 01:39:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil ™<![CDATA[Rodriguez: I can't believe I beat Drogba to a header]]>/worldcup/news/y=2014/m=6/news=rodriguez-i-can-t-believe-i-beat-drogba-to-a-header-2378037.htmlFIFA.com when we informed him it was Didier Drogba he won an aerial battle with to score against Côte d’Ivoire, before discussing his work-rate and the support Colombia receive in Brazil.]]>Thu, 19 Jun 2014 21:48:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil ™<![CDATA[Colombia edge Elephants to reach last 16]]>/worldcup/matches/round=255931/match=300186468/match-report.htmlLos Cafeteros into the knockout stage for the first time in 24 years.]]>Thu, 19 Jun 2014 18:57:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=Match SummaryTournament=2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil ™<![CDATA[Memphis the hero for Oranje]]>/worldcup/news/y=2014/m=6/news=memphis-el-heroe-naranja-2376893-2376934.htmlThu, 19 Jun 2014 07:42:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=Best Young PlayerKind=NewsTournament=2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil ™<![CDATA[Former winners with no margin for error]]>/worldcup/news/y=2014/m=6/news=former-winners-with-no-margin-for-error-2375563.htmlFIFA.com previews Matchday 8 of Brazil 2014, which includes Colombia-Côte d'Ivoire, Japan-Greece and Uruguay-England.]]>Thu, 19 Jun 2014 01:54:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil ™<![CDATA[Ya Konan out for Ivorians]]>/worldcup/news/y=2014/m=6/news=ya-konan-out-for-ivorians-2376178.htmlWed, 18 Jun 2014 18:59:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil ™<![CDATA[Pekerman: Cuadrado good enough for Barça]]>/worldcup/news/y=2014/m=6/news=pekerman-cuadrado-good-enough-for-barca-2376149.htmlWed, 18 Jun 2014 17:29:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil ™<![CDATA['Pasta Rockets' tussle in Group C clash]]>/worldcup/news/y=2014/m=6/news=pasta-rockets-tussle-in-group-c-2375848.htmlWed, 18 Jun 2014 14:45:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil ™<![CDATA[Cuadrado: It's amazing to see a sea of yellow]]>/worldcup/news/y=2014/m=6/news=cuadrado-it-s-amazing-to-see-a-sea-of-yellow-2375414.htmlFIFA about Colombia's funky goal celebration against Greece, and raves about the support they have received in Brazil and team-mate James Rodriguez.]]>Wed, 18 Jun 2014 13:52:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil ™<![CDATA[An extended family of elephants]]>/worldcup/news/y=2014/m=6/news=an-extended-family-of-elephants-2374466.htmlFIFA.com turns the spotlight on the togetherness and laid-back mood in the Côte d'Ivoire camp, hearing from Didier Drogba, Salomon Kalou and Kolo Toure.]]>Wed, 18 Jun 2014 07:43:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil ™<![CDATA[Yoshida: We must score first]]>/worldcup/news/y=2014/m=6/news=yoshida-we-must-score-first-2375382.htmlJapan centre-back Maya Yoshida believes his side opening the scoring against Greece would open up the game in their favour.

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Tue, 17 Jun 2014 22:45:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil ™
<![CDATA[Referee designations for matches 21-23]]>/worldcup/news/y=2014/m=6/news=referee-designations-for-matches-21-23-2374489.htmlTue, 17 Jun 2014 13:08:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil ™<![CDATA[Honda: Possession is key]]>/worldcup/news/y=2014/m=6/news=honda-possession-is-key-2374212.htmlMidfielder Keisuke Honda has stressed that Japan must savour possession and not lose the ball so easily if they are to succeed at the FIFA World Cup.

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Mon, 16 Jun 2014 23:04:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil ™
<![CDATA[Drogba: I wanted to bring something extra]]>/worldcup/news/y=2014/m=6/news=drogba-i-wanted-to-bring-something-extra-2372331.htmlSun, 15 Jun 2014 15:02:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil ™<![CDATA[Stamp of approval for a baby Elephant]]>/worldcup/news/y=2014/m=6/news=stamp-of-approval-for-a-baby-elephant-2372191.html FIFA.com caught up with Côte d'Ivoire's youngest player, Serge Aurier, after his star turn against Japan, a performance approved and applauded by none other than the iconic Didier Drogba.]]>Sun, 15 Jun 2014 07:54:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil ™<![CDATA[Lamouchi: We are far from qualified]]>/worldcup/news/y=2014/m=6/news=lamouchi-we-are-far-from-qualified-2372182.htmlSun, 15 Jun 2014 05:44:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil ™<![CDATA[Feints and fightbacks continue the thrills]]>/worldcup/news/y=2014/m=6/news=feints-and-fightbacks-continue-the-thrills-2371981.htmlSun, 15 Jun 2014 04:29:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil ™<![CDATA[Elephant charge flattens Japan]]>/worldcup/matches/round=255931/match=300186507/match-report.htmlSun, 15 Jun 2014 03:59:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=Match SummaryTournament=2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil ™<![CDATA[England & Italy head quartet of games]]>/worldcup/news/y=2014/m=6/news=england-italy-head-quartet-of-games-2369859.htmlSat, 14 Jun 2014 02:14:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil ™<![CDATA[Lamouchi: Yaya Toure ready to play]]>/worldcup/news/y=2014/m=6/news=lamouchi-yaya-toure-ready-to-play-2370556.htmlCôte d’Ivoire coach Sabri Lamouchi said on Friday said that all his squad were "ready to play" in Saturday's World Cup opener against Japan, suggesting that Manchester City star Yaya Toure will feature.

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Fri, 13 Jun 2014 22:29:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil ™
<![CDATA[Toure: We’re wiser now ]]>/worldcup/news/y=2014/m=6/news=toure-we-re-wiser-now-2368845.htmlFIFA.com to discuss the journey and evolution they have gone through.]]>Thu, 12 Jun 2014 20:12:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil ™<![CDATA[Referee designations for matches 5-8]]>/worldcup/news/y=2014/m=6/news=referee-designations-for-matches-5-8-2368666.htmlThu, 12 Jun 2014 16:19:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil ™<![CDATA[Hasebe 'ready to go' for opener]]>/worldcup/news/y=2014/m=6/news=hasebe-ready-to-go-for-opener-2368558.htmlThu, 12 Jun 2014 07:36:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil ™<![CDATA[Equatorial Guinea outed as African line-up completed]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Mon, 09 Jun 2014 06:33:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA Women's World Cup Canada 2015<![CDATA[The squads in numbers ]]>/worldcup/news/y=2014/m=6/news=07-06-the-squads-in-numbers-2355640.htmlFIFA.com takes a statistical look at the Brazil 2014 squads.]]>Sat, 07 Jun 2014 14:04:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil ™<![CDATA[Former world champion Italy, Netherlands, Bosnia-Herzegovina, Côte d'Ivoire arrive in Brazil]]>/worldcup/news/y=2014/m=6/news=world-champion-italy-netherlands-bosnia-herzegovina-cote-d-ivoire-arri-2355447.htmlFour-time world champions Italy, the Netherlands, Côte d'Ivoire, and Bosnia-Herzegovina have all arrived in Brazil ahead of the FIFA World Cup. 

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Fri, 06 Jun 2014 17:53:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil ™
<![CDATA[Absent, but not forgotten]]>/worldcup/news/y=2014/m=6/news=ilustres-ausentes-2354521-2355306.htmlThey say absence makes the heart grow fonder, so here at FIFA.com we want to pay tribute to the slew of top-class performers who, whether through injury or because their countries failed to qualify, will be missing out on the trip to Brazil.

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Fri, 06 Jun 2014 01:22:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil ™
<![CDATA[Côte d'Ivoire rebound with win over El Salvador]]>/worldcup/news/y=2014/m=6/news=cote-d-ivoire-rebound-with-win-over-el-salvador-2354808.htmlThu, 05 Jun 2014 04:09:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil ™<![CDATA[Kone: I am not going on a big holiday]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Wed, 04 Jun 2014 15:33:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=News<![CDATA[Aurier: Elephants want revenge]]>/worldcup/news/y=2014/m=6/news=aurier-elephants-want-revenge-2353841.htmlOne of the most promising young right-backs in the world, Côte d’Ivoire's Serge Aurier, believes the Ivorians are primed to put the brutal draws of 2006 and 2010 behind them in Brazil.

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Tue, 03 Jun 2014 15:39:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil ™