<![CDATA[FIFA.com - News]]>http://www.fifa.com/index.htmlenCopyright ©1994 - 2014 FIFA. All rights reservedSat, 12 Apr 2014 09:01:00 GMTSat, 12 Apr 2014 19:19:49 GMTFIFA.comFIFA.comhttp://www.fifa.com/imgml/rssheader.gif http://www.fifa.com/index.html13928FIFA.com RSS<![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
<![CDATA[Cardiff seal Zaha loan deal]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Fri, 31 Jan 2014 10:20:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=News<![CDATA[UEFA create slot for France in EURO 2016 qualifiers]]>http://www.fifa.com/world-match-centre/news/newsid/226/514/0/index.html?cid=rssfeed&att=UEFA announced that EURO 2016 hosts France will play a string of friendlies against pre-set rivals ahead of the tournament, while fellow teams lock horns in the qualifying race.

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Fri, 24 Jan 2014 18:44:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=National TeamsKind=News
<![CDATA[Happy Birthday to you!]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=We take a look at the week's upcoming birthdays, with a Barça legend, a talismanic French midfielder, a mercurial Danish forward and a Japanese stalwart all celebrating this week.

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Sun, 12 Jan 2014 09:20:00 GMTArea=News CentreSection=BirthdaysKind=News
<![CDATA[Revolution sign Davies]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Thu, 09 Jan 2014 19:34:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=MLS 2014 <![CDATA[Olsen signs new Denmark deal]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Thu, 12 Dec 2013 13:25:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=National TeamsKind=News<![CDATA[Leverkusen, Olympiacos qualify]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Bayer Leverkusen and Olympiacos both secured berths on the last round of group stage matches in the UEFA Champions League, while Galatasaray and Juventus' crucial encounter was abandoned due to heavy snowfall. 

 

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Tue, 10 Dec 2013 22:15:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=UEFA Champions League 2013/2014
<![CDATA[Ronaldo targets new record in Copenhagen]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Mon, 09 Dec 2013 01:10:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=UEFA Champions League 2013/2014<![CDATA[Women's round-up: November 2013]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=FIFA.com looks back at a massive month in women’s football with significant club and country action highlighted by FIFA Women’s World Cup™ qualifying news, more milestones for USA and a shock for super club Lyon.]]>Fri, 29 Nov 2013 08:49:00 GMTArea=Football DevelopmentSection=WomenKind=News<![CDATA[Lyon, Lazio amongst qualified sides]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Thu, 28 Nov 2013 23:01:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=News<![CDATA[United, Real through as Bayern set record]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Manchester United and Real Madrid progressed to the knockout stages of the UEFA Champions League on a goal-filled evening after holders Bayern Munich had won a record tenth consecutive game in the competition.

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Wed, 27 Nov 2013 22:22:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=UEFA Champions League 2013/2014
<![CDATA[Twins team up for Van Basten-esque volley]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Wed, 27 Nov 2013 10:06:00 GMTArea=Ballon d'OrSection=Puskás awardKind=NewsTournament=FIFA Ballon d'Or 2013<![CDATA[Conte: Only a win will do]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Tue, 26 Nov 2013 14:25:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=UEFA Champions League 2013/2014<![CDATA[Five former winners facing elimination]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=11 teams can secure passage to the UEFA Champions League knockout phase this week, while five former winners of the European competition, including Juventus and Borussia Dortmund face an early exit if they fail to win.

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Mon, 25 Nov 2013 07:36:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=UEFA Champions League 2013/2014
<![CDATA[Spurs get Eriksen injury boost]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Tue, 19 Nov 2013 16:39:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=News<![CDATA[American adventures decided by high drama]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=FIFA.com recalls a final day of USA 1994 qualifying involving an 8.3-second goal, a heroic display from a debutant keeper, a number of crucial late strikes and a European heavyweight pressing the self-destruct button.]]>Sun, 17 Nov 2013 12:15:00 GMTArea=ClassicSection=HistoryKind=NewsTournament=1994 FIFA World Cup USA ™<![CDATA[Stars shine as heavyweights collide]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=FIFA.com looks at key match-ups over the past week with a host of big names shaping up against each other in Europe, Brazil’s Sao Jose regaining their South American crown and mixed fortunes for some star recruits in Australia.]]>Tue, 12 Nov 2013 09:32:00 GMTArea=Football DevelopmentSection=WomenKind=News<![CDATA[Monaco continue dismal run in Evian draw]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Monaco missed an opportunity to gain ground on leaders Paris Saint-Germain after a 1-1 draw at home to central eastern club Evian.

 

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Fri, 08 Nov 2013 22:52:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=Ligue 1 2013/2014
<![CDATA[Spurs, Valencia, Fiorentina all through]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Thu, 07 Nov 2013 22:59:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=News<![CDATA[Bayern, City through as Real draw]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Tue, 05 Nov 2013 22:33:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=News<![CDATA[Fruitful European rehearsals as leagues return]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att= The major European leagues returned to action again this weekend, with Wolfsburg and Potsdam enjoying successful dress rehearsals for the UEFA Women's Champions League, while Lyon battled to a win. FIFA.com brings you the highlights.]]>Tue, 05 Nov 2013 12:38:00 GMTArea=Football DevelopmentSection=WomenKind=News<![CDATA[Champions League giants eye last 16]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=FIFA.com previews midweek UEFA Champions League action where a number of the continent's big guns are aiming to claim early progression to the knockout stage with holders Bayern Munich, Real Madrid and Barcelona among them.]]>Tue, 05 Nov 2013 05:08:00 GMTArea=News CentreSection=News centreKind=News<![CDATA[Big victories as groups take shape]]>http://www.fifa.com/womensworldcup/news/newsid=2216568/index.html?cid=rssfeed&att=

The latest qualifying matches for the FIFA Women’s World Cup Canada 2015™ took place across Europe this week with an exciting blend of closely fought duels and clear victories. FIFA.com summarises the round of qualifiers.

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Sat, 02 Nov 2013 06:27:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA Women's World Cup Canada 2015
<![CDATA[Spurs sink Sheriff, Swansea held]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Jermaine Defoe scored for Tottenham Hotspur in their 2-0 win over Sheriff Tiraspol, equalling Spurs' European goal scoring record, while Swansea succumbed to a late equaliser from Russian side Kuban Krasnodar to end 1-1.

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Thu, 24 Oct 2013 21:38:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=News
<![CDATA[Ibra, Ronaldo dazzle as favourites impress]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Thu, 24 Oct 2013 09:01:00 GMTArea=News CentreSection=News centreKind=News<![CDATA[Ronaldo, Kiessling, Ibra & Ribery all shine]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Wed, 23 Oct 2013 22:35:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=UEFA Champions League 2013/2014<![CDATA[Seven sides out to extend perfect starts]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=FIFA.com previews this week’s UEFA Champions League action with seven of Europe’s biggest clubs aiming to maintain faultless records to date, however the likes of Juventus and Manchester City are still seeking their continental form.]]>Tue, 22 Oct 2013 08:05:00 GMTArea=News CentreSection=News centreKind=News<![CDATA[Ten pivotal moments in European qualifying]]>/europe/news/y=2013/m=10/news=ten-pivotal-moments-european-qualifying-2196854.htmlFIFA.com investigates.]]>Wed, 16 Oct 2013 07:46:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA WC 2014 Prel. Comp. European Zone<![CDATA[Bosnians make history, Iceland maintain dream]]>/europe/news/y=2013/m=10/news=bosnians-make-history-iceland-keep-dream-alive-2196919.htmlWed, 16 Oct 2013 02:10:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA WC 2014 Prel. Comp. European Zone<![CDATA[Denmark finish strong but miss out on play-offs]]>/europe/news/y=2013/m=10/news=denmark-finish-strong-but-miss-out-play-offs-2196254.htmlTue, 15 Oct 2013 23:44:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA WC 2014 Prel. Comp. European Zone<![CDATA[Qualification scenarios explained]]>//news/y=2013/m=10/news=qualification-scenarios-explained-2195395.htmlFIFA.com guides you through all the possible outcomes, with automatic and play-off places up for grabs in the race to reach the FIFA World Cup™.]]>Mon, 14 Oct 2013 14:55:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA WC 2014 Prel. Comp.<![CDATA[Europe poised for last-day drama]]>/europe/news/y=2013/m=10/news=europe-poised-for-last-day-drama-2195655.htmlMon, 14 Oct 2013 09:32:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA WC 2014 Prel. Comp. European Zone<![CDATA[Belgium, Germany and Switzerland join party]]>/europe/news/y=2013/m=10/news=belgium-germany-and-switzerland-join-the-party-2194935.htmlSat, 12 Oct 2013 03:01:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA WC 2014 Prel. Comp. European Zone<![CDATA[Aquilani equaliser damages Danish hopes]]>/europe/news/y=2013/m=10/news=aquilani-equaliser-damages-danish-hopes-2194171.htmlFri, 11 Oct 2013 21:49:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA WC 2014 Prel. Comp. European Zone<![CDATA[Promised land looms for European quartet]]>/europe/news/y=2013/m=10/news=promised-land-looms-for-european-quartet-2193684.htmlBelgium, Germany, Russia and Switzerland could all qualify for Brazil 2014 on Friday as the penultimate round of qualifiers takes place across Europe, with England and Montenegro also battling it out for supremacy at the top of Group H.

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Fri, 11 Oct 2013 09:29:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA WC 2014 Prel. Comp. European Zone
<![CDATA[Olsen: We've given ourselves a chance]]>/europe/news/y=2013/m=10/news=olsen-given-ourselves-chance-2192887.htmlFIFA.com about his side's rollercoaster Brazil 2014 preliminary campaign and why he has a "good feeling" ahead of their final qualifiers against Italy and Malta.]]>Wed, 09 Oct 2013 14:51:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA WC 2014 Prel. Comp. European Zone<![CDATA[Prandelli: Italy have collective strength]]>/europe/news/y=2013/m=10/news=prandelli-italy-have-collective-strength-2192663.htmlAzzurri's collective strength has reached a new level during their successful Brazil 2014 campaign.]]>Wed, 09 Oct 2013 00:15:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA WC 2014 Prel. Comp. European Zone