<![CDATA[FIFA.com - News]]>http://www.fifa.com/index.htmlenCopyright ©1994 - 2014 FIFA. All rights reservedThu, 18 Sep 2014 23:00:00 GMTThu, 18 Sep 2014 23:35:42 GMTFIFA.comFIFA.comhttp://www.fifa.com/imgml/rssheader.gif http://www.fifa.com/index.html13928FIFA.com RSS<![CDATA[Drogba relishing Lampard reunion]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Chelsea forward Didier Drogba is relishing a reunion with former team-mate Frank Lampard when the London club visit Manchester City, while he praised the form of summer signing Diego Costa. 

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Thu, 18 Sep 2014 23:00:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=Barclays Premier League 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[Magath sacked by struggling Fulham]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Felix Magath was sacked as Fulham manager after a difficult eight-month spell in charge of the west London club.

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Thu, 18 Sep 2014 16:47:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=News
<![CDATA[Monk: Southampton taught me a lot]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Swansea manager Garry Monk spoke of the benefits of his football education at Southamption ahead of their meeting in the English Premier League. 

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Thu, 18 Sep 2014 16:36:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=Barclays Premier League 2014/2015
<![CDATA[Fernandinho: City will recover]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Midfielder Fernandinho is convinced Manchester City can be competitive in the UEFA Champions League despite their opening loss at Bayern Munich.

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Thu, 18 Sep 2014 15:00:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=UEFA Champions League 2014/2015
<![CDATA[Drogba calls for patience]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Thu, 18 Sep 2014 10:45:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=UEFA Champions League 2014/2015<![CDATA[Hart laments late heartbreak in Munich]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Wed, 17 Sep 2014 23:11:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=UEFA Champions League 2014/2015<![CDATA[Mourinho: Costa's hamstring is a problem]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Jose Mourinho spoke about Diego Costa and his recurring hamstring injury, which kept him out of a starting spot in Wednesday's UEFA Champions League match against Schalke.

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Wed, 17 Sep 2014 22:43:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=UEFA Champions League 2014/2015
<![CDATA[Bayern win late, Roma, Porto dazzle]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Wed, 17 Sep 2014 22:27:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=UEFA Champions League 2014/2015<![CDATA[Gutierrez given messages of support]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Upon hearing the news of Jonas Gutierrez's diagnosis of testicular cancer, several former team-mates and Newcastle United supporters' groups, and the winger's club have sent messages of support for the Argentina native.

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Wed, 17 Sep 2014 18:52:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=Barclays Premier League 2014/2015
<![CDATA[Hecking: We have the toughest group]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Wolfsburg coach Dieter Hecking believes Group H of the UEFA Europa League is the toughest selection of teams and that everyone will struggle to qualify, including Everton, the German Bundesliga side's opponents on Thursday.

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Wed, 17 Sep 2014 18:39:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=News
<![CDATA[Wilshere: Arsenal will bounce back]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Despite Tuesday's tough 2-0 loss to Borussia Dortmund in their first UEFA Champions League group stage match, Arsenal midfielder Jack Wilshere believe the Gunners have what it takes to bounce back and show well against Galatasaray on 1 October.

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Wed, 17 Sep 2014 17:37:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=UEFA Champions League 2014/2015
<![CDATA[Lambert signs four-year Aston Villa contract]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Aston Villa manager Paul Lambert has signed a few contract that will see the 45-year-old stay in charge at Villa Park until June 2018, the English Premier League club announced on Wednesday.

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Wed, 17 Sep 2014 17:28:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=Barclays Premier League 2014/2015
<![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[Strikes, shutouts and Milan magic ]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Wed, 17 Sep 2014 07:09:00 GMTArea=News CentreSection=Week in StatsKind=News<![CDATA[Heavyweights open Europa group stage campaign]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Wed, 17 Sep 2014 00:20:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=News<![CDATA[Rodgers: Our standard isn't good enough]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Despite winning 2-1 over Bulgarian side Ludogorets at Anfield on Tuesday night in their first UEFA Champions League group stage game, Liverpool manager Brendan Rodgers believes his side are nowhere close to the standard they set last year.

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Tue, 16 Sep 2014 23:22:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=UEFA Champions League 2014/2015
<![CDATA[Real rampant, Liverpool leave it late]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=UEFA Champions League holders Real Madrid began their title defence with an emphatic win against Basel, while late drama at Anfield saw Liverpool concede an equaliser and then score a winner after the 89th minute.

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Tue, 16 Sep 2014 22:39:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=UEFA Champions League 2014/2015
<![CDATA[Mourinho: Hazard can be a great]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Chelsea manager Jose Mourinho has called on Eden Hazard to prove his talent as one of the greatest players of his generation on the eve of the Blues' UEFA Champions League Group G opener with Schalke.

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Tue, 16 Sep 2014 19:12:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=UEFA Champions League 2014/2015
<![CDATA[Kompany: City will rise to Bayern test]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Manchester City captain Vincent Kompany believes that Wednesday's UEFA Champions League opener against Bayern Munich is a chance to prove that his side are closing the gap on the best teams in the world.

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Tue, 16 Sep 2014 17:43:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=UEFA Champions League 2014/2015
<![CDATA[Guardiola: We're taking nothing for granted]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Bayern Munich coach Pep Guardiola said at a press conference ahead of his side's UEFA Champions League showdown with Manchester City that the absence of Manchester United from this season's competition serves should as a warning to all 'big' clubs.

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Tue, 16 Sep 2014 17:13:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=UEFA Champions League 2014/2015
<![CDATA[Bayern, City take centre stage]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Tue, 16 Sep 2014 10:55:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=UEFA Champions League 2014/2015<![CDATA[Big guns take centre stage]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Tue, 16 Sep 2014 00:05:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=UEFA Champions League 2014/2015<![CDATA[Milner: City good enough for Euro challenge]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Mon, 15 Sep 2014 22:30:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=UEFA Champions League 2014/2015<![CDATA[Hull, West Ham share spoils]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=A hatful of debut goals highlighted Hull City and West Ham United's 2-2 draw at the KC Stadium as new signings Abel Hernandez and Mohamed Diame scored for the hosts, while Enner Valencia got off the mark for the Hammers. 

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Mon, 15 Sep 2014 22:04:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=Barclays Premier League 2014/2015
<![CDATA[Klopp: I was surprised Kagawa was on market]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Borussia Dortmund manager Jurgen Klopp has spoken of his delight in the form of summer signing Shinji Kagawa ahead of his side's UEFA Champions League opener against Arsenal. 

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Mon, 15 Sep 2014 20:14:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=UEFA Champions League 2014/2015
<![CDATA[Rodgers: Balotelli's experience is key]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Liverpool manager Brendan Rodgers believes Mario Balotelli's experience in the UEFA Champions League will aide his side ahead of their home opener against Bulgarian side Ludogorets.

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Mon, 15 Sep 2014 16:27:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=UEFA Champions League 2014/2015
<![CDATA[Falcao relishes United debut]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=New signing Radamel Falcao thanked Manchester United's fans after making his debut in their 4-0 rout of Queens Park Rangers. 

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Mon, 15 Sep 2014 15:18:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=Barclays Premier League 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[Holders get group stage rolling]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Mon, 15 Sep 2014 10:54:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=UEFA Champions League 2014/2015<![CDATA[Aspirants line up for opening matchday]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Mon, 15 Sep 2014 01:05:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=UEFA Champions League 2014/2015<![CDATA[Reds primed for Champions League return]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Mon, 15 Sep 2014 00:45:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=UEFA Champions League 2014/2015<![CDATA[Van Gaal: I want to give the fans a title]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Manchester United manager Louis van Gaal has said he wants to win the English Premier League title in his first three years at Old Trafford to reward the Red Devils' fans, spurred on by Sunday's 4-0 win over visiting Queens Park Rangers.

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Sun, 14 Sep 2014 20:04:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=Barclays Premier League 2014/2015
<![CDATA[Di Maria delights as United crush QPR]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Louis van Gaal earned his first competitive win as Manchester United manager on Sunday as his Red Devils', highlighted by Angel di Maria and debutants Daley Blind, Marcos Rojo and Radamel Falco, earned an impressive 4-0 win over Queens Park Rangers.

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Sun, 14 Sep 2014 18:02:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=Barclays Premier League 2014/2015
<![CDATA[Happy Birthday to you!]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=In our regular Sunday feature, we preview the week's footballing birthdays with a Japanese star, one half of a famous Dutch brotherly pair and a Uruguayan full-back all celebrating.

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Sun, 14 Sep 2014 09:29:00 GMTArea=News CentreSection=BirthdaysKind=News
<![CDATA[Rodgers: Sterling will return]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Liverpool manager Brendan Rodgers confirmed Raheem Sterling will be restored to the starting line-up for their next match after he defended his decision to rest the youngster for most of his side's 1-0 defeat to Aston Villa.

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Sun, 14 Sep 2014 00:27:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=Barclays Premier League 2014/2015
<![CDATA[Mourinho: Costa worth the wait]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Jose Mourinho believes Diego Costa's scintillating start to his Chelsea career proves he was right to wait for the Spain striker, saying his return of seven goals in four games has surprised the Portuguese coach.

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Sat, 13 Sep 2014 23:30:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=Barclays Premier League 2014/2015
<![CDATA[Villa down Liverpool, Costa sends Chelsea clear]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Aston Villa remain unbeaten this English Premier League season after they defeated Liverpool 1-0 at Anfield, while Diego Costa's hat-trick led Chelsea to an emphatic 4-2 home win over Swansea City.  

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Sat, 13 Sep 2014 18:27:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=Barclays Premier League 2014/2015
<![CDATA[Arsenal, City entertain in four-goal draw]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Sat, 13 Sep 2014 15:00:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=Barclays Premier League 2014/2015<![CDATA[The Week in Quotes]]>http://www.fifa.com/newscentre/features/news/newsid=2439348/index.html?cid=rssfeed&att=Sat, 13 Sep 2014 10:21:00 GMTArea=News CentreSection=Week in QuotesKind=News<![CDATA[Van Gaal concerned by injuries]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Sat, 13 Sep 2014 04:32:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=Barclays Premier League 2014/2015<![CDATA[Jones facing a month out]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Manchester United defender Phil Jones has been ruled out for up to a month, after manager Louis van Gaal has revealed he picked up a torn hamstring in England's UEFA EURO 2016 qualifier against Switzerland.

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Fri, 12 Sep 2014 15:04:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=Barclays Premier League 2014/2015
<![CDATA[Poyet: Giaccherini is like a new player]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Fri, 12 Sep 2014 13:00:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=Barclays Premier League 2014/2015<![CDATA[An Iraqi in Swindon]]>http://www.fifa.com/newscentre/features/news/newsid=2439004/index.html?cid=rssfeed&att=Our video of the week looks at the career of a pioneering Iraqi footballer who made England his second home before becoming a national hero.

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Fri, 12 Sep 2014 10:25:00 GMTArea=News CentreSection=Video of the WeekKind=News
<![CDATA[Choupo-Moting: I feel just as German as Cameroonian]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Fri, 12 Sep 2014 06:27:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=UEFA Champions League 2014/2015<![CDATA[Falcao, Welbeck lead charge of the debutants]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Thu, 11 Sep 2014 23:35:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=Barclays Premier League 2014/2015<![CDATA[Courtois signs new Chelsea deal]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Goalkeeper Thibaut Courtois has signed a new five-year contract with Chelsea, the Blues have announced.

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Thu, 11 Sep 2014 17:34:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=Barclays Premier League 2014/2015
<![CDATA[Falcao: This is a big challenge]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=New signings Radamel Falcao and Daley Blind are both relishing the challenge of turning out for Manchester United following their transfer deadline day moves. 

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Thu, 11 Sep 2014 17:12:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=Barclays Premier League 2014/2015
<![CDATA[Rodgers: Sturridge out for up to six matches]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Liverpool manager Brendan Rodgers revealed that forward Daniel Sturridge and Emre Can are set for spells on the sideline after picking up injuries on international duty. 

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Thu, 11 Sep 2014 15:01:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=Barclays Premier League 2014/2015
<![CDATA[Summer transfers of 'Big 5' football markets analysed in new report ]]>http://www.fifa.com/aboutfifa/organisation/footballgovernance/news/newsid=2438705/index.html?cid=rssfeed&att=Thu, 11 Sep 2014 09:23:00 GMTArea=OrganisationSection=Football GovernanceKind=News