<![CDATA[FIFA.com - News]]>http://www.fifa.com/index.htmlenCopyright ©1994 - 2014 FIFA. All rights reservedSun, 30 Mar 2014 23:40:00 GMTWed, 09 Apr 2014 19:39:25 GMTFIFA.comFIFA.comhttp://www.fifa.com/imgml/rssheader.gif http://www.fifa.com/index.html13928FIFA.com RSS<![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[Egyptian giants scrape through]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Although Al Ahly and Zamalek advanced to the next round of Africa's biggest club competition by the slimmest of margins, Nigerian and Ghanaian clubs were among the round's losers.

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Mon, 10 Mar 2014 06:27:00 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[Superstars and super subs ]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=FIFA.com's latest stats review.]]>Wed, 19 Feb 2014 07:51:00 GMTArea=News CentreSection=Week in StatsKind=News<![CDATA[Zambian duo sign for Sochaux]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Tue, 07 Jan 2014 18:38:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=Ligue 1 2013/2014<![CDATA[Kanda: I almost feel Moroccan]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=FIFA.com following an admirable performance in defeat to Bayern.]]>Sun, 22 Dec 2013 10:15:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA Club World Cup Morocco 2013<![CDATA[Raja's Kanda relishing déjà vu]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=FIFA.com.]]>Sat, 21 Dec 2013 08:04:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA Club World Cup Morocco 2013<![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[Ronaldinho: We want to go out on a high]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=After losing against home favourites Raja Casablanca in an absorbing FIFA Club World Cup Morocco 2013 semi-final, Atletico Mineiro's Ronaldinho and Rever reflect with FIFA.com on an unforgettable year.

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Thu, 19 Dec 2013 17:17:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA Club World Cup Morocco 2013
<![CDATA[What is your favourite Club World Cup memory?]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Tue, 10 Dec 2013 10:05:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=Have Your SayTournament=FIFA Club World Cup Morocco 2013<![CDATA[Déjà vu amid African drama]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Thu, 21 Nov 2013 11:36:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=Final DrawKind=NewsTournament=2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil ™<![CDATA[20 Centres: A real success story]]>http://www.fifa.com/aboutfifa/socialresponsibility/news/newsid=2218395/index.html?cid=rssfeed&att=Wed, 06 Nov 2013 14:02:00 GMTArea=SocialSection=FFH - CentersKind=News<![CDATA[A history of qualifying shocks]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=FIFA.com looks back at some of the most surprising qualifying scorelines in FIFA World Cup™ history.]]>Tue, 29 Oct 2013 00:16:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil ™<![CDATA[Siblings who went their separate ways ]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=There have been several cases of siblings choosing to represent different countries in football, and FIFA.com takes a look at a few examples of this phenomenon from past and present. 

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Fri, 27 Sep 2013 19:22:58 GMTArea=News CentreSection=Off The BallKind=News
<![CDATA[Ten left standing after wild weekend in Africa]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Sun, 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]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Fri, 06 Sep 2013 01:11:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA WC 2014 Prel. Comp. African Zone<![CDATA[Wins for Ahly, Esperance]]>http://www.fifa.com/clubworldcup/news/newsid=2165658/index.html?cid=rssfeed&att=Sun, 01 Sep 2013 11:48:00 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[Le Roy leaves Congo DR post]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Thu, 20 Jun 2013 21:36:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA WC 2014 Prel. Comp. African Zone<![CDATA[Côte d'Ivoire, Egypt lead charge]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Sun, 16 Jun 2013 22:12:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA WC 2014 Prel. Comp. African Zone<![CDATA[Libya qualification hopes suffer setback]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Libya suffered a setback to their hopes of playing at the FIFA World Cup™ for the first time when they were held 0-0 by Congo DR in a first competitive match in Tripoli since 2010.

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Fri, 07 Jun 2013 18:22:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA WC 2014 Prel. Comp. African Zone
<![CDATA[African trio eye final round spots]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=FIFA.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[Werder sign Makiadi from Freiburg]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Werder Bremen have moved to sign their first player of the post-season, bringing in Cedrick Makiadi from Freiburg, with the midfielder and international from Congo DR signing a three-year contract.

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Fri, 31 May 2013 15:07:00 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[Pressure is on in Africa]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Fri, 03 May 2013 04:57:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=News<![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
<![CDATA[Tricky away tests for African giants]]>http://www.fifa.com/world-match-centre/news/newsid/206/045/7/index.html?cid=rssfeed&att=Thu, 18 Apr 2013 16:01:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=News<![CDATA[North Africa dominates as group stage beckons]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Mon, 08 Apr 2013 01:55:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=News<![CDATA[African clubs eye last 16]]>http://www.fifa.com/world-match-centre/news/newsid/205/334/7/index.html?cid=rssfeed&att=Thu, 04 Apr 2013 15:09:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=News<![CDATA[Egypt leads African charge after fourth title]]>http://www.fifa.com/tournaments/archive/u20worldcup/turkey2013/news/newsid=2051466/index.html?cid=rssfeed&att=Mon, 01 Apr 2013 08:27:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA U-20 World Cup Turkey 2013<![CDATA[Favourites struggle as Eto'o returns]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=The last two African champions only managed draws in the latest round of African qualifying for 2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil™, but Cameroon icon Samuel Eto'o led his side to victory over Togo with a brace. FIFA.com reviews the action.

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Sun, 24 Mar 2013 19:44:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA WC 2014 Prel. Comp. African Zone
<![CDATA[African aspirants resume journey]]>http://www.fifa.com/worldcup/preliminaries/news/newsid=2039515/index.html?cid=rssfeed&att=Thu, 21 Mar 2013 14:34:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA WC 2014 Prel. Comp. African Zone<![CDATA[Egypt, Mali, Ghana, Nigeria reach Turkey]]>http://www.fifa.com/tournaments/archive/u20worldcup/turkey2013/news/newsid=2038791/index.html?cid=rssfeed&att=Africa's four representatives at the FIFA U-20 World Cup Turkey have been decided, after Nigeria joined Egypt, Mali and Ghana in the semi-finals of the CAF U-20 Championship.

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Wed, 20 Mar 2013 08:41:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA U-20 World Cup Turkey 2013
<![CDATA[Eventful weekend for North Africa's hopefuls]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Mon, 18 Mar 2013 07:44:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=News<![CDATA[Glory within reach for African finalists]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Fri, 15 Mar 2013 05:03:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA U-20 World Cup Turkey 2013<![CDATA[Big boys join the fight]]>http://www.fifa.com/world-match-centre/news/newsid/202/990/7/index.html?cid=rssfeed&att=Thu, 14 Mar 2013 10:48:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=News<![CDATA[Super Eagles soar all the way to Brazil]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=FIFA.com reviews all the action from a fascinating 23 days in South Africa.]]>Mon, 11 Feb 2013 05:47:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA Confederations Cup Brazil 2013<![CDATA[Mali draw with Congo DR, reach last eight]]>http://www.fifa.com/confederationscup/news/newsid=1997083/index.html?cid=rssfeed&att=Mali came from behind to draw 1-1 with Congo DR and reach the quarter-finals at their opponents' expense. The Eagles finished second in Group B and will face hosts South Africa in their last eight tie.

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Mon, 28 Jan 2013 20:18:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA Confederations Cup Brazil 2013
<![CDATA[Niger hold Congo DR for first ever point]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Niger earned their first ever point at the CAF Africa Cup of Nations after they held Congo DR to a 0-0 draw in Port Elizabeth, leaving them with an outside chance of reaching the knockout stages.

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Thu, 24 Jan 2013 20:23:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA Confederations Cup Brazil 2013
<![CDATA[Congo DR striker Mbokani named Belgium's best]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Wed, 23 Jan 2013 21:49:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=News<![CDATA[Milestones and misfiring Africans]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Alessandro Del Piero's goalscoring heroics, Edinson Cavani and Michael Owen grabbing landmark goals and some wayward shooting in South Africa all feature in FIFA.com's latest stats review.

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Wed, 23 Jan 2013 08:00:00 GMTArea=News CentreSection=Week in StatsKind=News
<![CDATA[All eyes on Africa]]>http://www.fifa.com/newscentre/features/news/newsid=1991402/index.html?cid=rssfeed&att=FIFA.com serves up a football-related photo you won’t be able to resist paying a second glance to. This week’s involves one of the many eye-catching supporters at the CAF Africa Cup of Nations.]]>Mon, 21 Jan 2013 14:24:00 GMTArea=News CentreSection=Super SnapKind=News<![CDATA[Congo DR comeback to deny Ghana]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Sun, 20 Jan 2013 17:12:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA Confederations Cup Brazil 2013<![CDATA[Fireworks sure to light up Africa]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Fri, 18 Jan 2013 07:14:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA Confederations Cup Brazil 2013<![CDATA[The AFCON in numbers]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Wed, 16 Jan 2013 17:56:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA Confederations Cup Brazil 2013<![CDATA[Magic numbers]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=FIFA.com takes a closer look.]]>Fri, 04 Jan 2013 08:35:00 GMTArea=News CentreSection=Off The BallKind=News<![CDATA[Humility the key for Matumona and Congo DR]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=FIFA.com spoke to Zola Matumona, who burst onto the scene at the CAF Africa Cup of Nations 2006, about Congo DR’s revival under Claude Le Roy.]]>Wed, 02 Jan 2013 08:32:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=National TeamsKind=News