<![CDATA[FIFA.com - News]]>http://www.fifa.com/index.htmlenCopyright ©1994 - 2014 FIFA. All rights reservedMon, 14 Apr 2014 01:06:00 GMTMon, 14 Apr 2014 04:18:32 GMTFIFA.comFIFA.comhttp://www.fifa.com/imgml/rssheader.gif http://www.fifa.com/index.html13928FIFA.com RSS<![CDATA[Elmohamady: Egypt enjoying Hull history]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Mon, 14 Apr 2014 01:06:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=News<![CDATA[Valcke: We will help Africa improve]]>http://www.fifa.com/aboutfifa/footballdevelopment/news/newsid=2313785/index.html?cid=rssfeed&att=Thu, 03 Apr 2014 12:58:00 GMTArea=Football DevelopmentSection=FootballKind=News<![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[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[England, Egypt and Panama climb]]>http://www.fifa.com/worldranking/news/newsid=2295968/index.html?cid=rssfeed&att=Thu, 13 Mar 2014 08:57:00 GMTArea=World RankingSection=Men RankingKind=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[Favourites stumble out of the gate]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Mon, 03 Mar 2014 15:50:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=CAF Champions League 2014 <![CDATA[Young Africans upset Ahly, Esperance win]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Sun, 02 Mar 2014 11:34:00 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[Happy Birthday to you!]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Our weekly preview of birthdays in the footballing world takes in an Egyptian hotshot, a Portugal and Real Madrid defensive rock, an Italian midfield maestro and an American full-back.

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Sun, 23 Feb 2014 14:59:00 GMTArea=News CentreSection=BirthdaysKind=News
<![CDATA[Ahly regain form, claim sixth Super Cup]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Thu, 20 Feb 2014 19:40:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=News<![CDATA[Mido: I want to coach a top European club]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=FIFA.com about being lured into coaching by Zamalek before he had anticipated, how he would like his team to play in the manner of two revered Dutch gaffers and his desire to take charge of a top European club.]]>Thu, 20 Feb 2014 14:09:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=Egyptian League 2013/2014<![CDATA[Chile to face Egypt, Northern Ireland in friendlies]]>/worldcup/news/y=2014/m=2/news=chile-face-egypt-northern-ireland-friendlies-2280693.htmlChile will warm up for June's FIFA World Cup with friendlies against African heavyweights Egypt and European opposition in the shape of Northern Ireland after facing Germany in March. 

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Wed, 19 Feb 2014 19:59:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=FriendliesKind=NewsTournament=2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil ™
<![CDATA[Off-form Ahly face tough CAF Super Cup test]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Wed, 19 Feb 2014 06:03:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=News<![CDATA[Swallows soar as Raja hit six]]>http://www.fifa.com/world-match-centre/news/newsid/227/702/7/index.html?cid=rssfeed&att=Mon, 10 Feb 2014 12:08:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=News<![CDATA[Top clubs headline CAF Champions League qualifying]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Thu, 06 Feb 2014 07:00:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=News<![CDATA[Happy Birthday to you!]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=In our regular Sunday feature, FIFA.com looks at some of the biggest names in football celebrating their birthdays over the coming week, including a Romanian legend and a former Mexico coach.

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Sun, 02 Feb 2014 15:04:00 GMTArea=News CentreSection=BirthdaysKind=News
<![CDATA[Chelsea complete move for Egypt's Salah]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Chelsea confirmed on Sunday they have completed the signing of 21-year old Egypt winger Mohamed Salah from Swiss side Basel.

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Sun, 26 Jan 2014 18:43:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=Barclays Premier League 2013/2014
<![CDATA[Chelsea agree Salah deal ]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Chelsea have announced they have agreed a transfer fee for Egypt international Mohamed Salah from Basel. The winger will complete his move subject to agreeing personal terms and passing a medical. 

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Thu, 23 Jan 2014 17:00:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=Barclays Premier League 2013/2014
<![CDATA[Top 25 unchanged, Egypt climb]]>http://www.fifa.com/worldranking/news/newsid=2261545/index.html?cid=rssfeed&att=Thu, 16 Jan 2014 09:06:00 GMTArea=World RankingSection=Men RankingKind=News<![CDATA[Elmohamady: Commitment is key]]>http://www.fifa.com/world-match-centre/nationalleagues/nationalleague=england-premier-league-2000000000/news/newsid/225/761/3/index.html?cid=rssfeed&att=FIFA.com about proving his worth in the English Premier League and the Pharaohs recent FIFA World Cup qualifying implosion in Africa.]]>Tue, 07 Jan 2014 06:20:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=Barclays Premier League 2013/2014<![CDATA[2013 in numbers]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=FIFA.com looks back at some of the most interesting and significant football statistics from the year just past.]]>Wed, 01 Jan 2014 09:06:00 GMTArea=News CentreSection=Week in StatsKind=News<![CDATA[Happy Birthday to you!]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=We take a look at the upcoming birthdays in the world of football, with German and French FIFA World Cup winners, a highly-regarded Ukrainian goalkeeper and a retired English speed merchant all celebrating this week.

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Sun, 29 Dec 2013 08:06:00 GMTArea=News CentreSection=BirthdaysKind=News
<![CDATA[German glory and high-flying hosts]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=FIFA.com wraps the action from the FIFA Club World Cup where Bayern Munich triumphed, while Raja Casablanca left with many memories to cherish.]]>Mon, 23 Dec 2013 09:20:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA Club World Cup Morocco 2013<![CDATA[Morocco 2013 in pictures!]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att= FIFA.com reviews the event in pictures.]]>Sat, 21 Dec 2013 23:04:00 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[Blatter: A legacy for the future]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Thu, 19 Dec 2013 17:45:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA Club World Cup Morocco 2013<![CDATA[Five-star Monterrey end on high]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=CF Monterrey finished their FIFA Club World Cup Morocco 2013 journey on a high after defeating CAF Champions Al Ahly SC 5-1 at Marrakech Stadium to claim fifth place. 

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Wed, 18 Dec 2013 18:21:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=Match SummaryTournament=FIFA Club World Cup Morocco 2013
<![CDATA[Ahly, Esperance get CAF Champions League byes]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Champions Al Ahly and Tunisia's Esperance were among six clubs to be handed byes in the first round of the 2014 CAF Champions League in the draw staged in Marrakech. 

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Mon, 16 Dec 2013 17:55:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=News
<![CDATA[Fifth the consolation prize for Al-Ahly, Monterrey]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Mon, 16 Dec 2013 17:11:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=Match PreviewTournament=FIFA Club World Cup Morocco 2013<![CDATA[Ekramy emerges from shadow of the Monster]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Goalkeepers are always under closer scrutiny than other players, but none more so than Al-Ahly’s Sherif Ekramy as the son of Egyptian legend El Shahat. He tells FIFA.com about the challenges his name presents.

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Sun, 15 Dec 2013 14:24:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA Club World Cup Morocco 2013
<![CDATA[ Happy Birthday to you!]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Sun, 15 Dec 2013 10:48:00 GMTArea=News CentreSection=BirthdaysKind=News<![CDATA[Guangzhou plot Bayern upset]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Guangzhou Evergrande FC’s South American triumvirate were instrumental in their defeat of Al Ahly in Saturday's FIFA Club World Cup quarter-final, and they now turn their attention to European champions FC Bayern Munchen. 

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Sun, 15 Dec 2013 00:31:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA Club World Cup Morocco 2013
<![CDATA[Guangzhou book date with Bayern]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=AFC Champions League winners Guangzhou Evergrande FC defeated CAF Champions League winners Al Alhy SC thanks to two second-half goals from Elkeson and Dario Conca to book a place in Saturday's semi-final. 

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Sat, 14 Dec 2013 17:50:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=Match SummaryTournament=FIFA Club World Cup Morocco 2013
<![CDATA[Chinese stars face experienced Egyptians]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Thu, 12 Dec 2013 22:25:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=Match PreviewTournament=FIFA Club World Cup Morocco 2013<![CDATA[Wide-ranging checks ahead of FIFA Club World Cup]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=The fight against doping continues apace. Ahead of Morocco 2013, 174 players have participated in unscheduled blood and urine sample tests.


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Thu, 12 Dec 2013 11:51:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA Club World Cup Morocco 2013
<![CDATA[Mohamed Aboutrika: His career in numbers]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=FIFA.com takes a statistical look at the career of Al Ahly icon Mohamed Aboutrika, who has said he will retire after adding to some of his records at the FIFA Club World Cup Morocco 2013.]]>Thu, 12 Dec 2013 09:26:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA Club World Cup Morocco 2013<![CDATA[Onwards and upwards for Salah]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Ahead of FC Basel's crucial UEFA Champions League group stage match with Chelsea, Egyptian prodigy Mohamed Salah spoke with FIFA.com about his current run of form and plans for the future. 

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Wed, 11 Dec 2013 07:00:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=UEFA Champions League 2013/2014
<![CDATA[Valcke: We want to recognise Mandela’s achievements]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Wed, 11 Dec 2013 04:55:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA Club World Cup Morocco 2013<![CDATA['Madiba Moment' to recognise and celebrate the legacy of Nelson Mandela at all matches of the FIFA Club World Cup Morocco 2013]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Tue, 10 Dec 2013 11:58:00 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[From classy veterans to cool debutants]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att= FIFA.com previews all the action at the 2013 edition of the FIFA Club World Cup.]]>Tue, 10 Dec 2013 01:34:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA Club World Cup Morocco 2013<![CDATA[The FIFA Club World Cup in figures]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=This year, the FIFA Club World Cup will be held for the tenth time. To mark this milestone, FIFA.com takes a look at some figures and statistics from this year’s tournament and over the past decade. 

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Mon, 09 Dec 2013 11:34:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA Club World Cup Morocco 2013
<![CDATA[Conca keen on Guangzhou swansong]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Sun, 08 Dec 2013 19:53:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA Club World Cup Morocco 2013<![CDATA[Youssef: First match is the key]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Al Ahly coach Mohamed Youssef weighs up his side's chances at the forthcoming FIFA Club World Cup with FIFA.com as the African champions look to make an impact in Morocco this month.

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Sun, 08 Dec 2013 11:00:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA Club World Cup Morocco 2013
<![CDATA[Happy Birthday to you!]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=In our regular Sunday feature, FIFA.com looks ahead to the week's footballing birthdays, with a famous English winger, a Super Eagle heading to Brazil and a Colombian hotshot forward all celebrating this week.

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Sun, 08 Dec 2013 07:51:00 GMTArea=News CentreSection=BirthdaysKind=News
<![CDATA[Nominees announced for CAF award]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Thu, 05 Dec 2013 13:09:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=National TeamsKind=News<![CDATA[Cosmopolitan cast list promises much]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Thu, 05 Dec 2013 11:14:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA Club World Cup Morocco 2013<![CDATA[Six of the best on the road to Brazil]]>/worldcup/news/y=2013/m=12/news=six-the-best-the-road-brazil-2237920.htmlFIFA.com takes a look back at some of the more remarkable matches from Brazil 2014 qualifying. ]]>Tue, 03 Dec 2013 09:35:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=Final DrawKind=NewsTournament=2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil ™