<![CDATA[FIFA.com - News]]>http://www.fifa.com/index.htmlenCopyright ©1994 - 2014 FIFA. All rights reservedWed, 29 Oct 2014 17:48:00 GMTWed, 29 Oct 2014 18:47:31 GMTFIFA.comFIFA.comhttp://www.fifa.com/imgml/rssheader.gif http://www.fifa.com/index.html13928FIFA.com RSS<![CDATA[Valcke: FIFA’s committed to ensuring top-level conditions]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=FIFA Secretary-General Jérôme Valcke speaks to FIFA.com about the importance of Canada 2015 and explains what FIFA is doing to ensure it offer's excellent playing conditions.

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Wed, 29 Oct 2014 17:48:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA Women's World Cup Canada 2015
<![CDATA[Impressive Falcons lead charge to Canada]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Sun, 26 Oct 2014 09:14:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA Women's World Cup Canada 2015<![CDATA[History for Cameroon, Nigeria maintain record]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Wed, 22 Oct 2014 23:35:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA Women's World Cup Canada 2015<![CDATA[Cape Verde, Algeria clinch AFCON spot, Côte d'Ivoire stunned]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Cape Verde Islands and Algeria became the first two countries to qualify for the 2015 CAF Africa Cup of Nations after defeating Mozambique and Malawi, respectively, on Wednesday, while Congo DR stunned Côte d'Ivoire 4-3 and Nigeria fought back to beat Sudan 3-1.

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Wed, 15 Oct 2014 23:04:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=National TeamsKind=NewsTournament=Africa Cup of Nations 2015
<![CDATA[Sudan shock champions Nigeria, Elephants win]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Sudan stunned CAF Africa Cup of Nations title-holders Nigeria 1-0 in a 2015 qualifier while Algeria, Côte d'Ivoire and South Africa achieved impressive away victories.

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Sat, 11 Oct 2014 19:39:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=National TeamsKind=NewsTournament=Africa Cup of Nations 2015
<![CDATA[African women set to battle for World Cup place]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Fri, 10 Oct 2014 04:49:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA Women's World Cup Canada 2015<![CDATA[Egypt, Nigeria target qualifying revivals]]>http://www.fifa.com/world-match-centre/news/newsid/245/484/9/index.html?cid=rssfeed&att=Thu, 09 Oct 2014 07:00:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=National TeamsKind=NewsTournament=Africa Cup of Nations 2015<![CDATA[Cameroon, Côte d'Ivoire, Guinea to host future Africa Cup of Nations]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=The Confederation of African Football has announced Cameroon will host the 2019 edition of the CAF Africa Cup of Nations, while Côte d'Ivoire and Guinea will split the hosting duties for the 2021 tournament.

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Sat, 20 Sep 2014 15:47:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=National TeamsKind=News
<![CDATA[Choupo-Moting: I feel just as German as Cameroonian]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Fri, 12 Sep 2014 06:27:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=UEFA Champions League 2014/2015<![CDATA[Cameroon rout Ivorians, Ghana edge Togo]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=A new look Cameroon team continued a great start to 2015 Africa Cup of Nations qualifying by thrashing star-stacked Côte d'Ivoire, while Nigeria forced a goalless draw in Cape Town against South Africa. 

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Wed, 10 Sep 2014 20:16:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=National TeamsKind=NewsTournament=Africa Cup of Nations 2015
<![CDATA[Heavyweight contests dominate key matchday]]>http://www.fifa.com/world-match-centre/news/newsid/243/756/9/index.html?cid=rssfeed&att=Tue, 09 Sep 2014 06:00:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=National TeamsKind=NewsTournament=Africa Cup of Nations 2015<![CDATA[Cameroon begin post-Eto'o era with win]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Cameroon took down the Democratic Republic of Congo 2-0 on Saturday in comfortable fashion in their CAF Africa Cup of Nations qualifying match in the Indomitable Lions' first match since Samuel Eto'o announced his international retirement.

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Sat, 06 Sep 2014 14:33:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=National TeamsKind=NewsTournament=Africa Cup of Nations 2015
<![CDATA[Song makes Hammers move]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=West Ham have announced the signing of Barcelona midfielder Alex Song, with the 26-year-old Cameroon international joining on a season-long loan.

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Sat, 30 Aug 2014 14:54:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=Barclays Premier League 2014/2015
<![CDATA[Eto'o: A No9’s career in nine numbers]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=FIFA.com reviews Cameroon forward Samuel Eto'o's legendary achievements in nine numbers following his recent announcement that he will be retiring from international football.  

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Thu, 28 Aug 2014 21:54:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=National TeamsKind=News
<![CDATA[Eto'o calls time on Cameroon]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Wed, 27 Aug 2014 21:00:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=National TeamsKind=News<![CDATA[Everton sign Eto'o on free transfer]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Everton have confirmed they have signed Samuel Eto'o to a two-year contract on a free transfer after Chelsea released the Cameroon striker at the end of last season, and he could make his debut for the Toffees against his old club this weekend.

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Tue, 26 Aug 2014 19:32:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=Barclays Premier League 2014/2015
<![CDATA[Blatter saddened by Ebosse's death]]>http://www.fifa.com/classicfootball/news/newsid=2427192/index.html?cid=rssfeed&att=FIFA President Joseph S. Blatter has written to the Algerian Football Federation (FAF) to express his sadness upon learning of the tragic death of Albert Ebosse on Saturday 23 August.

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Mon, 25 Aug 2014 17:35:00 GMTArea=ClassicSection=ObituariesKind=News
<![CDATA[Update on FIFA Disciplinary Committee decisions on World Cup cases ]]>/worldcup/news/y=2014/m=8/news=update-on-fifa-disciplinary-committee-decisions-on-world-2416083.htmlMon, 04 Aug 2014 15:15:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil ™<![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[Santana: Messi looks like a plumber]]>/worldcup/news/y=2014/m=7/news=santana-messi-looks-like-a-plumber-2403961.htmlFIFA.com ahead of his performance at the Brazil 2014 Final on why Germany will be victorious, performing the Maracana and why he admires Lionel Messi.]]>Sat, 12 Jul 2014 23:41:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=VIP interviewTournament=2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil ™<![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[The first phase in tweets]]>/worldcup/news/y=2014/m=6/news=the-first-phase-in-tweets-2388679.htmlFIFA.com looks at the best tweets from the group stage.]]>Sat, 28 Jun 2014 22:16:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil ™<![CDATA[Fred: I'm thrilled to have scored]]>/worldcup/news/y=2014/m=6/news=fred-i-m-thrilled-to-have-scored-2383352.htmlTue, 24 Jun 2014 03:21:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil ™<![CDATA[Brazil, Mexico rise to the occasion]]>/worldcup/news/y=2014/m=6/news=brazil-mexico-rise-to-the-occassion-2382478.htmlTue, 24 Jun 2014 02:36:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil ™<![CDATA[Neymar plays down pressure]]>/worldcup/news/y=2014/m=6/news=neymar-plays-down-pressure-2383257.htmlTue, 24 Jun 2014 00:10:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil ™<![CDATA[Neymar double helps Brazil book Chile tie]]>/worldcup/matches/round=255931/match=300186472/match-report.htmlMon, 23 Jun 2014 22:56:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=Match SummaryTournament=2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil ™<![CDATA[Nerves for Brazil, pride for Spain]]>/worldcup/news/y=2014/m=6/news=nerves-for-brazil-pride-for-spain-2380838.htmlMon, 23 Jun 2014 02:40:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil ™<![CDATA[Mbia: Pride is at stake]]>/worldcup/news/y=2014/m=6/news=mbia-pride-is-at-stake-2380839.htmlFIFA.com that it's about pride for the Indomitable Lions now as they hope to avoid a repeat of the 'calamity' of South Africa 2010.]]>Sun, 22 Jun 2014 13:06:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil ™<![CDATA[Olic: Twelve years and still going strong]]>/worldcup/news/y=2014/m=6/news=olic-twelve-years-and-still-going-strong-2376962.htmlAfter doubling his FIFA World Cup tally against Cameroon, 12 years after opening his account, Ivica Olic spoke to FIFA.com on longevity, sacrifice and superstitious predictions with coach Niko Kovac.

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Thu, 19 Jun 2014 15:09:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil ™
<![CDATA[Finke: Card no reason to see red]]>/worldcup/news/y=2014/m=6/news=finke-red-card-no-reason-to-lose-it-2377068.html'Unacceptable' behaviour from some of Cameroon's players was behind the 4-0 loss to Croatia, says coach Volker Finke as the Indomitable Lions crash out of the FIFA World Cup.

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Thu, 19 Jun 2014 14:09:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=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[Kovac: Take rest before 'serious' test]]>/worldcup/news/y=2014/m=6/news=kovac-take-rest-before-serious-test-2376992.htmlCroatia's players have been told to take some rest by coach Niko Kovac after destroying Cameroon 4-0 in 'very difficult conditions'.

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Thu, 19 Jun 2014 05:19:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil ™
<![CDATA[Mixed fortunes for kings in Brazil]]>/worldcup/news/y=2014/m=6/news=mixed-fortunes-for-kings-in-brazil-2375903.htmlThu, 19 Jun 2014 03:45:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil ™<![CDATA[Croatia boost hopes, Cameroon bow out]]>/worldcup/matches/round=255931/match=300186453/match-report.htmlThu, 19 Jun 2014 00:50:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=Match SummaryTournament=2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil ™<![CDATA[Spain seek redemption, Oranje aim to maintain sheen]]>/worldcup/news/y=2014/m=6/news=spain-seek-redemption-oranje-aim-to-maintain-sheen-2374397.htmlWed, 18 Jun 2014 02:07:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil ™<![CDATA[Belgium turn to youth in attack ]]>/worldcup/news/y=2014/m=6/news=belgium-turn-to-youth-in-attack-2375272.htmlTue, 17 Jun 2014 23:12:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=Best Young PlayerKind=NewsTournament=2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil ™<![CDATA[Eto'o plays fitness mind games]]>/worldcup/news/y=2014/m=6/news=eto-o-plays-fitness-mind-games-2375295.htmlCameroon captain Samuel Eto'o has backtracked on his announcement of being certain to miss the Group A clash with Croatia, caliming 'pre-match secrets' are part of football.

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Tue, 17 Jun 2014 21:45:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil ™
<![CDATA[Pranjic called in from the cold]]>/worldcup/news/y=2014/m=6/news=pranjic-called-in-from-the-cold-2374471.htmlCroatia's Mario Mandzukic and Danijel Pranjic were unable to play in the Europeans' 3-1 defeat by Brazil due to suspension and injury respectively but as Pranjic told FIFA.com, the duo are eagerly awaiting Wednesday's clash with Cameroon.

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Tue, 17 Jun 2014 08:26:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil ™
<![CDATA[Wounded Lions hoping to find their roar]]>/worldcup/news/y=2014/m=6/news=wounded-lions-hoping-to-find-their-roar-2374159.htmlFIFA.com exactly how his side will try to overcome injury issues and a defeat in their opening game when they take to the field against Croatia.]]>Mon, 16 Jun 2014 20:48:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil ™<![CDATA[Referee designations for matches 18-20]]>/worldcup/news/y=2014/m=6/news=referee-designations-for-matches-18-20-2373453.htmlMon, 16 Jun 2014 15:14:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil ™<![CDATA[Eto'o: I need a miracle]]>/worldcup/news/y=2014/m=6/news=eto-o-i-need-a-miracle-2373386.htmlMon, 16 Jun 2014 10:12:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil ™<![CDATA[Eto'o misses training with knee problem]]>/worldcup/news/y=2014/m=6/news=eto-o-misses-training-with-knee-problem-2372538.htmlSun, 15 Jun 2014 17:29:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil ™<![CDATA[Ochoa heroics, Dutch delight, Chile celebrate]]>/worldcup/news/y=2014/m=6/news=ochoa-heroics-dutch-delight-chile-celebrate-2370826.htmlFriday’s three games saw Mexico keeper Guillermo Ochoa make a winning FIFA World Cup™ debut, the Netherlands settle an old score and two big-name Chile players finally open their accounts in the global showpiece. 

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Sat, 14 Jun 2014 01:46:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil ™
<![CDATA[Young guns kept quiet]]>/worldcup/news/y=2014/m=6/news=young-guns-kept-quiet-2370691.htmlSat, 14 Jun 2014 01:11:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=Best Young PlayerKind=NewsTournament=2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil ™<![CDATA[Ochoa: We're not nervous about facing Brazil]]>/worldcup/news/y=2014/m=6/news=ochoa-we-re-not-nervous-about-facing-brazil-2370290.htmlFIFA.com at finally making his FIFA World Cup debut, discusses his performance against Cameroon and the forthcoming battle against Brazil.]]>Fri, 13 Jun 2014 21:20:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil ™<![CDATA[Peralta downs Cameroon, gets Mexico rolling]]>/worldcup/matches/round=255931/match=300186492/match-report.htmlFri, 13 Jun 2014 18:56:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=Match SummaryTournament=2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil ™<![CDATA[A tasty rematch in 2014's first trio]]>/worldcup/news/y=2014/m=6/news=a-tasty-rematch-in-2014-s-first-trio-2368907.htmlFri, 13 Jun 2014 02:18:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil ™<![CDATA[Mexico relying on marshal Marquez]]>/worldcup/news/y=2014/m=6/news=mexico-relying-on-marshal-marquez-2367128.htmlMexico centre-back Rafael Marquez is set to extend his record 12 FIFA World Cup appearances for his country in Brazil, and his impact on the team has been felt by head coach Miguel Herrera and his team-mates.

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Tue, 10 Jun 2014 17:37:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil ™
<![CDATA[Ramos: Spain looking for Brazil revenge]]>/worldcup/news/y=2014/m=6/news=ramos-spain-looking-for-brazil-revenge-2364671.htmlSpain defender Sergio Ramos said his country will have revenge on their mind at the FIFA World Cup after they were humbled 3-0 by hosts Brazil in the 2013 FIFA Confederations Cup final.

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Tue, 10 Jun 2014 15:35:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil ™