<![CDATA[FIFA.com - News]]>http://www.fifa.com/index.htmlenCopyright ©1994 - 2014 FIFA. All rights reservedMon, 15 Dec 2014 16:18:00 GMTTue, 16 Dec 2014 13:02:48 GMTFIFA.comFIFA.comhttp://www.fifa.com/imgml/rssheader.gif http://www.fifa.com/index.html13928FIFA.com RSS<![CDATA[Awkward test awaits Libertadores champs]]>/clubworldcup/matches/round=259699/match=300298896/preview.htmlMon, 15 Dec 2014 16:18:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=Match PreviewTournament=FIFA Club World Cup Morocco 2014<![CDATA[Awesome Auckland breaking new ground]]>/clubworldcup/news/y=2014/m=12/news=awesome-auckland-breaking-new-ground-2492213.htmlWe take a closer look at the groundbreaking Auckland City side, who have reached the semi-finals of the FIFA Club World Cup, with the part-timers from New Zealand set to face off against South America's champions San Lorenzo.

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Sun, 14 Dec 2014 10:05:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA Club World Cup Morocco 2014
<![CDATA[Deila: Lack of intensity cost us]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Ronny Deila hit out at Celtic's defensive frailties after they concluded their UEFA Europa League Group D campaign with a 4-3 defeat by Dinamo Zagreb in Croatia.

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Thu, 11 Dec 2014 21:03:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=News
<![CDATA[Round of 32 line-up complete]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Borussia Monchengladbach and Villarreal sealed their last-32 places in the UEFA Europa League after wins in Group A, while holders Sevilla also booked their place in the knockout stages.

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Thu, 11 Dec 2014 20:25:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=News
<![CDATA[Auckland through as Tetouan pay the penalty]]>/clubworldcup/matches/round=259695/match=300298899/match-report.htmlWed, 10 Dec 2014 22:19:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=Match SummaryTournament=FIFA Club World Cup Morocco 2014<![CDATA[UEFA to investigate San Siro unrest]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Tue, 18 Nov 2014 14:08:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=National TeamsKind=NewsTournament=UEFA EURO 2016 Prel. Comp.<![CDATA[Modric lay-off lengthened to three months]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Tue, 18 Nov 2014 12:29:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=Liga BBVA 2014/2015<![CDATA[Modric set for three-week absence]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Mon, 17 Nov 2014 09:41:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=National TeamsKind=NewsTournament=UEFA EURO 2016 Prel. Comp.<![CDATA[Italians held, Czechs march on]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Italy were held to a 1-1 draw by Croatia in UEFA EURO 2016 qualifying in a game halted for a spell due to crowd trouble, while Czech Republic maintained their 100 per cent start to the campaign with a 2-1 win over Iceland.

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Sun, 16 Nov 2014 22:24:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=National TeamsKind=NewsTournament=UEFA EURO 2016 Prel. Comp.
<![CDATA[Balotelli, Ogbonna leave Italy camp]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Liverpool striker Mario Balotelli has left Italy's training camp with a hamstring injury, while Juventus defender Angelo Ogbonna has also gone home with a similar complaint.

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Sat, 15 Nov 2014 14:04:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=National TeamsKind=NewsTournament=UEFA EURO 2016 Prel. Comp.
<![CDATA[Kovac names squad for Italy clash]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Thu, 13 Nov 2014 11:38:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=National TeamsKind=NewsTournament=UEFA EURO 2016 Prel. Comp.<![CDATA[Messi seals comeback, El Tri down Dutch]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=A Premier League-laden Argentina came from behind to beat an experimental Croatia side 2-1 in their friendly at West Ham United's Upton Park, while Mexico defeated Netherlands 3-2 in a re-match of their 2014 World Cup Round of 16 clash.

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Wed, 12 Nov 2014 21:48:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=National TeamsKind=NewsTournament=Friendly
<![CDATA[Italy's Verratti to miss Croatia battle]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Wed, 12 Nov 2014 08:45:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=National TeamsKind=NewsTournament=UEFA EURO 2016 Prel. Comp.<![CDATA[Martino: Tevez faces fight for place]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Carlos Tevez faces a battle for a berth in the Argentina team after being recalled following three years in the international wilderness, new national coach Gerardo Martino warned on Tuesday. 

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Tue, 11 Nov 2014 17:18:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=National TeamsKind=NewsTournament=Friendly
<![CDATA[Tevez set for Argentina return]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Tue, 11 Nov 2014 01:16:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=National TeamsKind=News<![CDATA[Conte: Balotelli must prove himself]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Mon, 10 Nov 2014 17:18:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=National TeamsKind=NewsTournament=UEFA EURO 2016 Prel. Comp.<![CDATA[Balotelli back in Italy fold]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Liverpool striker Mario Balotelli has been named in an Italy squad for the first time since the FIFA World Cup finals to play for the Azzurri in their UEFA EURO 2016 qualifiers with Croatia and Albania.

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Sun, 09 Nov 2014 20:29:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=National TeamsKind=NewsTournament=UEFA EURO 2016 Prel. Comp.
<![CDATA[The Week in Quotes]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Sat, 08 Nov 2014 11:02:00 GMTArea=News CentreSection=Week in QuotesKind=News<![CDATA[Ronaldo beats Messi to La Liga award]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Tue, 28 Oct 2014 11:28:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=Liga BBVA 2014/2015<![CDATA[Tevez earns Argentina recall]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Argentina head coach Gerardo Martino included Juventus forward Carlos Tevez in his squad, after a three-year absence from the national team, for friendlies against Croatia and Portugal in November. 

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Mon, 27 Oct 2014 20:06:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=National TeamsKind=NewsTournament=Friendly
<![CDATA[Happy Birthday to you!]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Sun, 26 Oct 2014 09:28:00 GMTArea=News CentreSection=BirthdaysKind=News<![CDATA[Inter Milan's Kovacic to undergo tests after EURO injury]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Mateo Kovacic picked up a knock while playing for Croatia in a UEFA EURO 2016 qualifier against Azerbaijan on Monday and the 20-year-old will undergo tests at Inter Milan to help determine the severity of the injury.

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Tue, 14 Oct 2014 14:24:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=National TeamsKind=NewsTournament=UEFA EURO 2016 Prel. Comp.
<![CDATA[Iceland dent Dutch hopes, Pelle fires Italy]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=The Netherlands' hopes of qualifying for UEFA EURO 2016 took another blow as a Gylfi Sigurdsson brace gave Iceland a 2-0 win in Group A, while Belgium drew Bosnia and Herzegovina on the road.

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Mon, 13 Oct 2014 21:23:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=National TeamsKind=NewsTournament=UEFA EURO 2016 Prel. Comp.
<![CDATA[Dutch relief as Italy's Chiellini stars and Belgium run riot]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=The Netherlands fought back to beat Kazakhstan 3-1, Giorgio Chiellini stole the show in Italy's 2-1 win over Azerbaijan and Belgium blasted Andorra 6-0.

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Fri, 10 Oct 2014 21:22:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=National TeamsKind=NewsTournament=UEFA EURO 2016 Prel. Comp.
<![CDATA[Lovren gives Reds potential headache]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Thu, 09 Oct 2014 12:43:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=Barclays Premier League 2014/2015<![CDATA[Leading nations play catch-up in EURO race]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Wed, 08 Oct 2014 00:17:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=National TeamsKind=NewsTournament=UEFA EURO 2016 Prel. Comp.<![CDATA[English sides aim to build Europa momentum]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Wed, 01 Oct 2014 00:33:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=News<![CDATA[Key trio missing from Croatia squad]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Fri, 26 Sep 2014 12:27:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=National TeamsKind=NewsTournament=UEFA EURO 2016 Prel. Comp.<![CDATA[Sampdoria sign Croatian starlet Lulic]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Wed, 24 Sep 2014 12:03:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=Serie A TIM 2014/2015<![CDATA[Everton return in style as Spurs, Celtic held]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Everton returned to Europe with a 4-1 UEFA Europa League win over Wolfsburg, while Scottish champions Celtic and Tottenham both drew on the road against Salzburg and Partizan respectively.

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Thu, 18 Sep 2014 21:22:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=News
<![CDATA[Low: Youth coaches create world champions]]>/worldcup/news/y=2014/m=9/news=low-youth-coaches-create-world-champions-2440913.htmlWed, 17 Sep 2014 11:16:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil ™<![CDATA[European coaches to recap Brazil 2014's technical legacy in Russia ]]>/worldcup/news/y=2014/m=9/news=european-coaches-to-recap-brazil-2014-s-technical-legacy-in-russia-2439876.htmlMon, 15 Sep 2014 14:00:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil ™<![CDATA[Iceland take down Turkey, Cyprus shock Bosnia and Herzegovina]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Czech Republic pulled off a surprising 2-1 win over the Netherlands on Tuesday in their opening UEFA EURO 2016 qualifying match, while Iceland took down Turkey 3-0 and Cyprus stunned Bosnia and Herzegovina 2-1.

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Tue, 09 Sep 2014 22:45:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=National TeamsKind=NewsTournament=UEFA EURO 2016 Prel. Comp.
<![CDATA[Conte up and running, Ibra makes history]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Azzurri hot-seat, while Spain stumbled again and Belgium look all set for UEFA EURO 2016 qualification. FIFA.com reviews the international friendlies.]]>Thu, 04 Sep 2014 22:07:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=National TeamsKind=News<![CDATA[Inter, Dnipro collect Europa wins]]>http://www.fifa.com/world-match-centre/news/newsid/242/435/5/index.html?cid=rssfeed&att=Wed, 20 Aug 2014 23:52:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=News<![CDATA[Modric commits to Real]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Wed, 20 Aug 2014 11:21:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=News<![CDATA[Celtic crash out, Zenit advance]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Zenit St. Petersburg overturned a one-goal deficit to come through 3-1 on aggregate against AEL Limassol in their UEFA Champions League third round qualifying match, while Celtic crashed out to Legia Warsaw 6-1 on aggregate. 

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Wed, 06 Aug 2014 22:04:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=UEFA Champions League 2014/2015
<![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[Legia inflict heavy defeat on Hoops, Lille win]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Wed, 30 Jul 2014 22:13:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=UEFA Champions League 2014/2015<![CDATA[Rakitic salutes Barça's big three]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Tue, 29 Jul 2014 16:03:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=Liga BBVA 2014/2015<![CDATA[Wolfsburg lose Perisic for start of season]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Tue, 29 Jul 2014 12:45:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=News<![CDATA[Liverpool seal Lovren deal]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Sun, 27 Jul 2014 22:06:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=Barclays Premier League 2013/2014<![CDATA[Modric: Rodriguez and Kroos are fantastic signings]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=La Decima has relieved pressure and targeted a clean sweep of trophies in 2014/15.]]>Thu, 24 Jul 2014 12:27:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=News<![CDATA[Eduardo announces retirement from Croatia]]>/worldcup/news/y=2014/m=7/news=eduardo-announces-retirement-from-croatia-2406058.htmlEduardo da Silva, the Brazilian-born Croatian striker, announced his retirement from international football after making 64 caps and scoring 29 goals. 

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Tue, 15 Jul 2014 19:08:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil ™
<![CDATA[Atletico seal deal for Mandzukic]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Thu, 10 Jul 2014 15:05:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=Liga BBVA 2013/2014<![CDATA[Chelsea swoop for Hajduk's Pasalic]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Wed, 09 Jul 2014 14:51:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=Barclays Premier League 2013/2014<![CDATA[Five memorable World Cup semi-finals]]>/worldcup/news/y=2014/m=7/news=five-memorable-world-cup-semi-finals-2401193.htmlMon, 07 Jul 2014 02:00:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil ™<![CDATA[Croatia pin hopes on brighter future]]>/worldcup/news/y=2014/m=6/news=kroatien-hofft-auf-feurige-zukunft-2387971-2388037.htmlFri, 27 Jun 2014 20:02:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil ™<![CDATA[Chicharito back amongst the goals]]>/worldcup/news/y=2014/m=6/news=chicharito-back-amongst-the-goals-2383353.htmlEl Tri, with Chicharito netting on the biggest stage of all in a crucial encounter against Mexico.]]>Tue, 24 Jun 2014 04:30:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil ™<![CDATA[Oranje’s Depay shines once more]]>/worldcup/news/y=2014/m=6/news=oranje-s-depay-shines-once-more-2383339.htmlTue, 24 Jun 2014 03:43:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=Best Young PlayerKind=NewsTournament=2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil ™