<![CDATA[FIFA.com - News]]>http://www.fifa.com/index.htmlenCopyright ©1994 - 2015 FIFA. All rights reservedThu, 01 Dec 2016 09:51:00 GMTThu, 01 Dec 2016 16:24:41 GMTFIFA.comFIFA.comhttp://www.fifa.com/imgml/rssheader.gif http://www.fifa.com/index.html13928FIFA.com RSS<![CDATA[Official FIFA Club World Cup squad lists announced]]>/clubworldcup/news/y=2016/m=11/news=official-fifa-club-world-cup-squad-lists-announced-2857198.htmlThu, 01 Dec 2016 09:51:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA Club World Cup Japan 2016<![CDATA[Berrio all set to live out his dream]]>/clubworldcup/news/y=2016/m=11/news=berrio-all-set-to-live-out-his-dream-2854032.htmlSpeaking exclusively to FIFA.com ahead of the 2016 FIFA Club World Cup Japan, Colombia and Atletico Nacional's Orlando Berrio is relishing the opportunity to play at next month's tournament for the first time.

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Wed, 23 Nov 2016 11:27:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA Club World Cup Japan 2016
<![CDATA[A historic triumph for Las Superpoderosas]]>/development/news/y=2016/m=11/news=a-historic-triumph-for-las-superpoderosas-2852721.html As we look back on the greatest moments from the FIFA Women's World Cup's 25 years, we turn our gaze to a historic triumph for Colombia at Canada 2015.

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Sat, 19 Nov 2016 15:59:00 GMTArea=Football DevelopmentSection=WomenKind=News
<![CDATA[Borja delivers on his promises]]>/clubworldcup/news/y=2016/m=11/news=borja-delivers-on-his-promises-2851727.htmlFIFA.com about his upbringing in Tierralta and what inspires him, ahead of the FIFA Club World Cup Japan 2016.]]>Fri, 18 Nov 2016 15:50:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=InterviewTournament=FIFA Club World Cup Japan 2016<![CDATA[Osorio: Mexico have made a good start]]>/worldcup/news/y=2016/m=11/news=osorio-mexico-have-made-a-good-start-2851830.htmlThu, 17 Nov 2016 15:07:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=2018 FIFA World Cup Russia™<![CDATA[Brazil stay perfect as Messi & Sanchez excel]]>/worldcup/news/y=2016/m=11/news=brazil-stay-perfect-amid-wins-for-chile-argentina-and-ecuador-2851486.htmlLionel Messi and Alexis Sanchez were two of the stars of the latest round of Russia 2018 qualifiers in South America as Argentina, Bolivia, Brazil, Chile and Ecuador all racked up vital victories. FIFA.com reviews the action.

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Wed, 16 Nov 2016 08:58:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=2018 FIFA World Cup Russia™
<![CDATA[Bauza: Argentina have an extraordinary group of players]]>/worldcup/news/y=2016/m=11/news=bauza-argentina-have-an-extraordinary-group-of-players-2851178.htmlWed, 16 Nov 2016 03:49:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=2018 FIFA World Cup Russia™<![CDATA[Match officials for the FIFA Club World Japan 2016 appointed]]>/clubworldcup/news/y=2016/m=11/news=match-officials-for-the-fifa-club-world-japan-2016-appointed-2850571.htmlFIFA has announced the match officials who will be in charge at the forthcoming FIFA Club World Cup Japan 2016.

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Tue, 15 Nov 2016 10:38:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=ReleaseTournament=FIFA Club World Cup Japan 2016
<![CDATA[Pekerman: Argentina know Colombia can hurt them]]>/worldcup/news/y=2016/m=11/news=pekerman-argentina-know-colombia-can-hurt-them-2850737.htmlTue, 15 Nov 2016 10:25:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=2018 FIFA World Cup Russia™<![CDATA[Rincon: The Argentina players hide behind Messi]]>/worldcup/news/y=2016/m=11/news=rincon-the-argentina-players-hide-behind-messi-2850696.htmlMon, 14 Nov 2016 20:09:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=2018 FIFA World Cup Russia™<![CDATA[Battle for places set to intensify]]>/worldcup/news/y=2016/m=11/news=battle-for-places-set-to-intensify-2850590.htmlMon, 14 Nov 2016 14:09:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=2018 FIFA World Cup Russia™<![CDATA[Brazil and Uruguay break clear]]>/worldcup/news/y=2016/m=11/news=brazil-and-uruguay-break-clear-2849194.htmlFri, 11 Nov 2016 09:01:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=2018 FIFA World Cup Russia™<![CDATA[Messi: Argentina must improve greatly]]>/worldcup/news/y=2016/m=11/news=messi-argentina-must-improve-greatly-2849155.htmlFri, 11 Nov 2016 06:45:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=2018 FIFA World Cup Russia™<![CDATA[Hernandez: Vidal is on the level of Ronaldo and Messi]]>/worldcup/news/y=2016/m=11/news=hernandez-vidal-is-on-the-level-of-ronaldo-and-messi-2848753.htmlWed, 09 Nov 2016 15:17:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=2018 FIFA World Cup Russia™<![CDATA[Points at a premium as race tightens]]>/worldcup/news/y=2016/m=11/news=points-at-a-premium-as-race-tightens-2848734.htmlThe South American qualifying competition for the 2018 FIFA World Cup Russia has reached a stage where every point and every goal are worth their weight in gold. FIFA.com looks ahead to Matchday 11 of the CONMEBOL qualifiers.

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Tue, 08 Nov 2016 15:49:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=2018 FIFA World Cup Russia™
<![CDATA[Aguero thanks Bauza, Guardiola for faith]]>/worldcup/news/y=2016/m=11/news=aguero-thanks-bauza-guardiola-for-faith-2848585.htmlMon, 07 Nov 2016 22:15:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=2018 FIFA World Cup Russia™<![CDATA[Falcao: Working and fighting got me here]]>/worldcup/news/y=2016/m=11/news=falcao-working-and-fighting-got-me-here-2848213.htmlMon, 07 Nov 2016 11:55:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=2018 FIFA World Cup Russia™<![CDATA[Pekerman discusses Falcao return, Chile clash]]>/worldcup/news/y=2016/m=11/news=pekerman-discusses-falcao-return-chile-clash-2848127.htmlJose Pekerman has discussed Radamel Falcao's form and praised Colombia’s forthcoming opponents Chile.

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Sun, 06 Nov 2016 13:55:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=2018 FIFA World Cup Russia™
<![CDATA[Ronaldo supports Falcao, salutes James]]>/worldcup/news/y=2016/m=11/news=ronaldo-supports-falcao-salutes-james-2848027.htmlSat, 05 Nov 2016 03:29:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=2018 FIFA World Cup Russia™<![CDATA[Bauza: Higuain and Messi will start against Brazil]]>/worldcup/news/y=2016/m=11/news=bauza-higuain-and-messi-will-start-against-brazil-2847962.htmlFri, 04 Nov 2016 10:59:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=2018 FIFA World Cup Russia™<![CDATA[Riquelme lauds Messi, warns of Neymar danger]]>/worldcup/news/y=2016/m=10/news=riquelme-lauds-messi-warns-of-neymar-danger-2847100.htmlFri, 28 Oct 2016 16:13:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=2018 FIFA World Cup Russia™<![CDATA[Rivalries and ruined records]]>/news/y=2016/m=10/news=rivalries-and-ruined-records-2846959.htmlFIFA.com reflects on that being the case for one of Europe’s most prominent coaches and two of its most prominent clubs, as well as an unstoppable striker in Medellin and hegemony by the Pearl River.]]>Fri, 28 Oct 2016 06:24:00 GMTArea=News CentreSection=Week in StatsKind=News<![CDATA[Belluschi revels in Argentina recall]]>/worldcup/news/y=2016/m=10/news=belluschi-revels-in-argentina-recall-2846783.htmlWed, 26 Oct 2016 21:10:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=2018 FIFA World Cup Russia™<![CDATA[Brazil hit the front, Argentina slip up again]]>/worldcup/news/y=2016/m=10/news=brazil-hit-the-front-argentina-slip-up-again-2842845.htmlAlbiceleste now three games without a win.]]>Wed, 12 Oct 2016 08:29:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=2018 FIFA World Cup Russia™<![CDATA[South American hopefuls minding the gap]]>/worldcup/news/y=2016/m=10/news=south-american-hopefuls-minding-the-gap-2842465.htmlFIFA.com looks at how each of the South American contenders is shaping up ahead of a vital round of fixtures.]]>Tue, 11 Oct 2016 12:38:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA World Cup 2018 Qualifiers - South America<![CDATA[Silva, earning his bread with the ball]]>/worldcup/news/y=2016/m=10/news=silva-earning-his-bread-with-the-ball-2840639.htmlComing from a family of bakers, Uruguay defender Gaston Silva knows first hand that you knead to put the work in to rise and get your dough in the football world. He reflects on his past and on new beginnings on Spain with FIFA.com.

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Sun, 09 Oct 2016 12:34:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=2018 FIFA World Cup Russia™
<![CDATA[Debuts, droughts and French Gs]]>/worldcup/news/y=2016/m=10/news=debuts-droughts-and-french-gs-2841759.htmlFIFA.com’s latest stats review, along with an American keeper and surprising droughts for Paraguay and Spain.]]>Sun, 09 Oct 2016 12:00:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=2018 FIFA World Cup Russia™<![CDATA[All change on the futsal scene]]>/futsalworldcup/news/y=2016/m=10/news=all-change-on-the-futsal-scene-2841698.htmlIf there is one thing that made the FIFA Futsal World Cup Colombia 2016 a turning point in the history of the sport, then it was Argentina's maiden title win. ​FIFA.com ​looks back at a groundbreaking tournament.

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Sat, 08 Oct 2016 14:02:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA Futsal World Cup Colombia 2016
<![CDATA[South America takes brief stock of breathless campaign]]>/worldcup/news/y=2016/m=10/news=south-america-takes-brief-stock-of-breathless-campaign-2841659.htmlThe South American qualifying competition for the 2018 FIFA World Cup Russia™ has reached the halfway stage, with events merely underlining so far what the experts say about the CONMEBOL zone: that it is the toughest in the world.

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Fri, 07 Oct 2016 23:18:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=2018 FIFA World Cup Russia™
<![CDATA[Tabarez: Uruguay are not a super team]]>/worldcup/news/y=2016/m=10/news=tabarez-uruguay-are-not-a-super-team-2841304.htmlFri, 07 Oct 2016 13:21:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=2018 FIFA World Cup Russia™<![CDATA[Top five break clear]]>/worldcup/news/y=2016/m=10/news=top-five-break-clear-2841207.htmlFri, 07 Oct 2016 08:36:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=2018 FIFA World Cup Russia™<![CDATA[South American rivals seek to break deadlock]]>/worldcup/news/y=2016/m=10/news=south-american-rivals-seeking-to-break-the-deadlock-2839629.htmlFIFA.com previews the latest matchday in South American qualifying as the contenders for Russia 2018 seeking to break free of a congested ladder.]]>Tue, 04 Oct 2016 05:23:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=2018 FIFA World Cup Russia™<![CDATA[Next week on FIFA.com]]>/news/y=2016/m=9/news=ca-se-passe-cette-semaine-sur-fifa-com-2836698-2836707.htmlFIFA.com will be serving up in the coming days.]]>Sun, 25 Sep 2016 19:17:00 GMTArea=News CentreSection=News centreKind=News<![CDATA[Another Futsal World Cup legacy: training the coaches]]>/futsalworldcup/news/y=2016/m=9/news=another-futsal-world-cup-legacy-training-the-coaches-2836328.htmlFri, 23 Sep 2016 21:17:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA Futsal World Cup Colombia 2016<![CDATA[The great glove debate]]>/futsalworldcup/news/y=2016/m=9/news=the-great-glove-debate-2836173.htmlFri, 23 Sep 2016 09:30:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA Futsal World Cup Colombia 2016<![CDATA[BWP, BVB & Super Mario]]>/news/y=2016/m=9/news=bwp-bvb-super-mario-2836057.html He’s back. You know who. So, too, is a goalscoring goalkeeper and a familiar shutout in a fierce derby. With a free-scoring English forward and German powerhouse also featuring, here’s FIFA.com’s latest stats review.]]>Fri, 23 Sep 2016 08:08:00 GMTArea=News CentreSection=Week in StatsKind=News<![CDATA[Nanez: I’m going to keep on watching]]>/futsalworldcup/news/y=2016/m=9/news=nanez-i-m-going-to-keep-on-watching-2835569.htmlFIFA.com spoke exclusively to Colombia goalkeeper Carlos Nanez after the host nation bowed out of the FIFA Futsal World Cup 2016 following a penalty shoot-out defeat against Paraguay in the Round of 16.

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Wed, 21 Sep 2016 12:02:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA Futsal World Cup Colombia 2016
<![CDATA[Route to global glory revealed]]>/clubworldcup/news/y=2016/m=9/news=route-to-global-glory-revealed-2835282.htmlFollowing the Official Draw for the FIFA Club World Cup Japan 2016, staged on Wednesday 21 September at the Home of FIFA in Zurich, the likes of Club America, Atletico Nacional and Real Madrid now have a better idea of their potential paths to being crowned club world champions in the last tournament of the year.

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Wed, 21 Sep 2016 10:17:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA Club World Cup Japan 2016
<![CDATA[Penalty pain and seventh heaven]]>/futsalworldcup/news/y=2016/m=9/news=penalty-pain-and-seventh-heaven-2835500.htmlWed, 21 Sep 2016 05:07:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA Futsal World Cup Colombia 2016<![CDATA[Colombia out on penalties, Paraguay through]]>/futsalworldcup/matches/round=276096/match=300357671/match-report.htmlWed, 21 Sep 2016 04:07:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=Match SummaryTournament=FIFA Futsal World Cup Colombia 2016<![CDATA[A festival with one eye on the future]]>/futsalworldcup/news/y=2016/m=9/news=a-festival-with-one-eye-on-the-future-2835317.htmlThe FIFA Futsal World Cup is more than just an intensely exciting competition. It is also an important vehicle for promoting all the positive things the sport has to offer, as the Grassroots Futsal Festival "Skills for All" looked to show.

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Tue, 20 Sep 2016 16:46:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA Futsal World Cup Colombia 2016
<![CDATA[Reyes proving a hit with the home fans]]>/futsalworldcup/news/y=2016/m=9/news=reyes-proving-a-hit-with-the-home-fans-2835240.htmlTue, 20 Sep 2016 01:30:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA Futsal World Cup Colombia 2016<![CDATA[First departures as hosts hang on]]>/futsalworldcup/news/y=2016/m=9/news=first-departures-as-hosts-hang-on-2834371.htmlSat, 17 Sep 2016 04:35:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA Futsal World Cup Colombia 2016<![CDATA[Hosts leapfrog Panama into next round]]>/futsalworldcup/matches/round=276074/match=300357639/match-report.htmlThe FIFA Futsal World Cup Colombia 2016 hosts made it into the last 16 after they saw themselves past Panama in an electrifying 4-3 win.

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Sat, 17 Sep 2016 03:38:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=Match SummaryTournament=FIFA Futsal World Cup Colombia 2016
<![CDATA[A supersub, a smashing and a rivalry]]>/news/y=2016/m=9/news=a-supersub-a-smashing-and-a-rivalry-2833767.htmlFIFA.com’s latest stats review, along with doubles, trebles, assists, possession and penalty saves.]]>Fri, 16 Sep 2016 09:27:00 GMTArea=News CentreSection=Week in StatsKind=News<![CDATA[Atencio helps Panama cut losses and move on]]>/futsalworldcup/news/y=2016/m=9/news=atencio-helps-panama-cut-losses-and-move-on-2833757.htmlThu, 15 Sep 2016 23:31:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA Futsal World Cup Colombia 2016<![CDATA[Brazil return as Gibraltar and Kosovo make history]]>/fifa-world-ranking/news/y=2016/m=9/news=brazil-return-as-gibraltar-and-kosovo-makes-history-2832918.htmlThu, 15 Sep 2016 08:58:00 GMTArea=World RankingSection=Men RankingKind=News<![CDATA[Speedy strikes and another late leveller]]>/futsalworldcup/news/y=2016/m=9/news=speedy-strikes-and-another-late-leveller-2833231.htmlWed, 14 Sep 2016 04:58:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA Futsal World Cup Colombia 2016<![CDATA[Colombia develop taste for dramatic draws]]>/futsalworldcup/matches/round=276074/match=300357640/match-report.htmlWed, 14 Sep 2016 03:46:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=Match SummaryTournament=FIFA Futsal World Cup Colombia 2016<![CDATA[Abril: Colombia need more cunning]]>/futsalworldcup/news/y=2016/m=9/news=abril-colombia-need-more-cunning-2832566.htmlTue, 13 Sep 2016 05:50:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA Futsal World Cup Colombia 2016