<![CDATA[FIFA.com - News]]>http://www.fifa.com/index.htmlenCopyright ©1994 - 2014 FIFA. All rights reservedFri, 19 Sep 2014 08:59:00 GMTFri, 19 Sep 2014 12:27:33 GMTFIFA.comFIFA.comhttp://www.fifa.com/imgml/rssheader.gif http://www.fifa.com/index.html13928FIFA.com RSS<![CDATA[Germany and France catching up]]>http://www.fifa.com/worldranking/news/women/newsid=2441621/index.html?cid=rssfeed&att=There are no changes at the very top of the latest edition of the FIFA/Coca-Cola Women's World Ranking, but Germany have cut the USA's lead to a mere six points, while all ten CONMEBOL teams are ranked. 

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Fri, 19 Sep 2014 08:59:00 GMTArea=World RankingSection=Women RankingKind=News
<![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[Part-time professionals create new Danish fairytale]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=FIFA.com learns about Danish sensation Hobro, currently second in the Danish Superliga despite being a part-time outfit.]]>Tue, 16 Sep 2014 14:31:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=Superligaen 2014/2015<![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[Albania shock Portugal, Germany edge Scotland]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Albania shocked Cristiano Ronaldo-less Portugal 1-0 on the road in Group I, while Poland forward Robert Lewandowski scored four goals in the first round of UEFA EURO 2016 qualifiers. 

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Sun, 07 Sep 2014 21:55:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=National TeamsKind=News
<![CDATA[Rosenmeier: It was my time ]]>http://www.fifa.com/interactiveworldcup/news/newsid=2428890/index.html?cid=rssfeed&att=New FIFA Interactive World Cup champion August Rosenmeier spoke exclusively to FIFA.com about the path that lead him to his first interactive world title at FIWC 2014 in Rio de Janeiro.

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Mon, 01 Sep 2014 13:35:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA Interactive World Cup 2014
<![CDATA[Agger makes Brondby return]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Defender Daniel Agger has brought an end to his eight-and-a-half-year stay at Liverpool by moving back to Danish side Brondby.

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Sat, 30 Aug 2014 12:10:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=Superligaen 2014/2015
<![CDATA[Arsenal beat Besiktas, Bayer win big]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Alexis Sanchez scores just before half-time to give Arsenal a 1-0 win over Besiktas to send the English Premier League club into the UEFA Champions League group stage, while Bayer Leverkusen beat Copenhagen 4-0 to advance 7-2 on aggregate.

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Wed, 27 Aug 2014 21:41:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=UEFA Champions League 2014/2015
<![CDATA[Maribor clip Celtic, Zenit cruise]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Maribor shocked Celtic in the return leg of their UEFA Champions League play-off round match-up in Scotland with a 2-1 aggregate victory, sending the Slovenian side into the group stage and the Hoops into the UEFA Europa League.

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Tue, 26 Aug 2014 22:07:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=UEFA Champions League 2014/2015
<![CDATA[Group stage berths in sight]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Mon, 25 Aug 2014 00:00:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=UEFA Champions League 2014/2015<![CDATA[Lionesses roar, USA find goalscoring form]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=FIFA.com wraps up this week’s women’s international action led by England winning through to Canada 2015 amid a host of qualifiers in Europe, while world No1 USA eased to yet another win on home soil.]]>Fri, 22 Aug 2014 08:23:00 GMTArea=Football DevelopmentSection=WomenKind=News<![CDATA[Porto pip Lille, Zenit win at Liege]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Porto and Zenit St. Petersburg recorded significant 1-0 victories at Lille and Standard Liege, respectively on Wednesday night in the UEFA Champions League play-off round, while Celtic earned a 1-1 draw at Maribor.

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Wed, 20 Aug 2014 22:05:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=UEFA Champions League 2014/2015
<![CDATA[Bilbao, Napoli level as Bayer clip Copenhagen]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Tuesday's UEFA Champions League play-off round match-ups saw Athletic Bilbao earn at 1-1 draw at Napoli while Bayer Leverkusen came out on top of a five-goal thriller against Copenhagen winning 3-2 and a ten-man Arsenal held Besiktas in Istanbul.

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Tue, 19 Aug 2014 21:49:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=UEFA Champions League 2014/2015
<![CDATA[Benitez wary of Athletic challenge]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Mon, 18 Aug 2014 10:43:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=UEFA Champions League 2014/2015<![CDATA[Arsenal face Besiktas, Porto draw Lille]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Fri, 08 Aug 2014 11:30:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=UEFA Champions League 2014/2015<![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[Sonderjyske defeat promoted Silkeborg]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Fri, 01 Aug 2014 19:57:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=Superligaen 2014/2015<![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[Zenit face Limassol, Lille tackle Grasshopper]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Fri, 18 Jul 2014 12:32:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=UEFA Champions League 2014/2015<![CDATA[Liverpool start life after Suarez with defeat]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Wed, 16 Jul 2014 19:57:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=News<![CDATA[Boulahrouz returns to Feyenoord]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Tue, 15 Jul 2014 08:19:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=Eredivisie 2013/2014<![CDATA[Rosenmeier paints Brazil Red ]]>http://www.fifa.com/interactiveworldcup/news/newsid=2406210/index.html?cid=rssfeed&att=FIFA.com rounds up the action from the most historic FIFA Interactive World Cup Grand Final to date, FIWC 2014 in Brazil.

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Mon, 14 Jul 2014 00:00:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA Interactive World Cup 2014
<![CDATA[Villa loan Helenius to Aalborg]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Wed, 09 Jul 2014 13:47:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=Barclays Premier League 2013/2014<![CDATA[August Rosenmeier wins first ever FIFA Interactive World Cup title for Denmark]]>http://www.fifa.com/interactiveworldcup/news/newsid=2398364/index.html?cid=rssfeed&att=Denmark’s August Rosenmeier is the new FIFA Interactive World Cup (FIWC) World Champion after beating David Bytheway of England 3-1 in the Grand Final on the iconic Sugarloaf Mountain in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.

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Thu, 03 Jul 2014 23:22:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA Interactive World Cup 2014
<![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[Swiss dominate Euro headlines, USA open new era]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=FIFA.com reviews all the weekend international action in women’s football headlined by an historic breakthrough for Switzerland amid a heavy schedule of European matches, while USA have continued their winning home form.]]>Mon, 16 Jun 2014 15:56:00 GMTArea=Football DevelopmentSection=WomenKind=News<![CDATA[Guingamp swoop for Danish striker]]>http://www.fifa.com/world-match-centre/nationalleagues/nationalleague=france-ligue-1-2000000018/news/newsid/236/784/2/index.html?cid=rssfeed&att=Wed, 11 Jun 2014 14:50:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=Ligue 1 2013/2014<![CDATA[Final line-up named for the FIFA Interactive World Cup Grand Final]]>http://www.fifa.com/interactiveworldcup/news/newsid=2355080/index.html?cid=rssfeed&att=Fri, 06 Jun 2014 01:45:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA Interactive World Cup 2014<![CDATA[Happy Birthday to you!]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=In our regular Sunday feature, ​FIFA.com​ previews the week's upcoming birthdays with a Senegalese scoring sensation, a quick Colombian, a Brazil 2014 hopeful for Côte d'Ivoire and a Danish veteran of the FIFA Women’s World Cup Sweden 1995 all celebrating.

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Sun, 25 May 2014 15:52:00 GMTArea=News CentreSection=BirthdaysKind=News
<![CDATA[Big celebrations in Denmark]]>http://www.fifa.com/aboutfifa/organisation/president/news/newsid=2340788/index.html?cid=rssfeed&att=FIFA President Blatter was in Copenhagen over the weekend to help the Danish Football Association, one of the oldest FAs and a founding member of FIFA, celebrate its 125th anniversary.

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Sun, 18 May 2014 17:48:00 GMTArea=OrganisationSection=PresidentKind=News
<![CDATA[AaB claim Danish Superliga title]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=AaB claimed the Danish Superliga title for the first time since 2008 after nearest challengers Midtjylland fell to Copenhagen on the road. 

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Sun, 11 May 2014 20:03:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=Superligaen 2013/2014
<![CDATA[38 days to go ]]>/worldcup/news/y=2014/m=5/news=38-days-to-go-2332722.htmlMon, 05 May 2014 07:22:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=100 days to goTournament=2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil ™<![CDATA[The Week in Quotes]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Sun, 04 May 2014 13:03:00 GMTArea=News CentreSection=Week in QuotesKind=News<![CDATA[Happy Birthday to you!]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Sun, 04 May 2014 10:24:00 GMTArea=News CentreSection=BirthdaysKind=News<![CDATA[Women’s round-up: April 2014]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=FIFA.com looks back at a bumper month in women's football with Canada 2015 qualifiers continuing unabated, USA and England commencing their league campaigns with a new look, while there was silverware for ambitious Jordan.]]>Wed, 30 Apr 2014 01:04:00 GMTArea=Football DevelopmentSection=WomenKind=News<![CDATA[London, Munich compete for showpieces]]>http://www.fifa.com/world-match-centre/news/newsid/232/432/3/index.html?cid=rssfeed&att=One of London's Wembley Stadium and Munich's Allianz Arena will host the UEFA EURO 2020 semi-final and final, after the two put their names forward for the tournament's climax.

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Sat, 26 Apr 2014 11:44:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=National TeamsKind=News
<![CDATA[Germany march on, Matildas triumph]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Another round of thrilling UEFA qualifiers took place ahead of Canada 2015, while Australia caused a stir in beating Brazil 2-1 in a friendly down under. FIFA.com reviews the action.

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Sat, 12 Apr 2014 09:01:00 GMTArea=Football DevelopmentSection=WomenKind=News
<![CDATA[The Week in Quotes]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Sat, 08 Mar 2014 08:44:00 GMTArea=News CentreSection=Week in QuotesKind=News<![CDATA[Sturridge, Lallana have history in mind]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Fri, 07 Mar 2014 14:03:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=National TeamsKind=NewsTournament=Friendly<![CDATA[Eriksen: I won't walk out on Spurs]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Thu, 06 Mar 2014 22:30:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=Barclays Premier League 2013/2014<![CDATA[Cahill: Cole was great for England]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Thu, 06 Mar 2014 08:26:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=National TeamsKind=NewsTournament=Friendly<![CDATA[Hodgson impressed by England's young lions]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Thu, 06 Mar 2014 00:59:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=National TeamsKind=NewsTournament=Friendly<![CDATA[Agger: Sterling can go far]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=FIFA.com after Denmark’s game against England, and he believes Raheem Sterling’s rise to prominence could see him go a long way in the game.]]>Wed, 05 Mar 2014 23:58:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=National TeamsKind=NewsTournament=Friendly<![CDATA[Sturridge strikes late for England]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Wed, 05 Mar 2014 21:57:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=National TeamsKind=NewsTournament=Friendly<![CDATA[England plan experiments for Denmark visit]]>/worldcup/news/y=2014/m=3/news=england-plan-experiments-for-denmark-visit-2292331.htmlTue, 04 Mar 2014 01:01:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil ™<![CDATA[Lallana: Shaw has been outstanding]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Adam Lallana says he was not surprised to see Southampton team-mate Luke Shaw receive an England call-up as he says the 18-year-old has been "outstanding" for his club all season.

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Mon, 03 Mar 2014 15:56:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=National TeamsKind=NewsTournament=Friendly
<![CDATA[England pick Shaw, omit Carroll, Johnson]]>/worldcup/news/y=2014/m=2/news=england-pick-shaw-omit-carroll-johnson-2285058.htmlThu, 27 Feb 2014 15:13:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil ™<![CDATA[Cuadrado doubtful for Denmark trip]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Tue, 18 Feb 2014 09:53:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=News<![CDATA[Blatter marks Nielsen's passing]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Thu, 13 Feb 2014 17:39:00 GMTArea=ClassicSection=ObituariesKind=News<![CDATA[Nantes strike deal for Hansen, Schechter]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=French Ligue 1 side Nantes have signed Kian Hanses from Danish club Esbjerg, though they will be loaning him back to the club, while Les Canaris also picked up Israeli international ltay Schechter from Hapoel Tel Aviv on a six-month loan.

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Fri, 31 Jan 2014 17:40:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=Ligue 1 2013/2014