<![CDATA[FIFA.com - News]]>http://www.fifa.com/index.htmlenCopyright ©1994 - 2014 FIFA. All rights reservedSun, 02 Aug 2015 17:13:00 GMTSun, 02 Aug 2015 17:17:03 GMTFIFA.comFIFA.comhttp://www.fifa.com/imgml/rssheader.gif http://www.fifa.com/index.html13928FIFA.com RSS<![CDATA[Arsenal beat Chelsea to claim Community Shield]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=A lone first-half strike from Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain was the difference between Arsenal and Chelsea in the 2015 English FA Community Shield as the north Londoners ran out 1-0 winners to mark their first win against the Blues in 14 attempts.

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Sun, 02 Aug 2015 17:13:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=News
<![CDATA[The Week in Quotes]]>/news/y=2015/m=7/news=the-week-in-quotes-2668840.htmlSat, 01 Aug 2015 09:08:00 GMTArea=News CentreSection=Week in QuotesKind=News<![CDATA[Mourinho aims another dig at old rival Wenger]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Jose Mourinho has taken another swipe at old rival Arsene Wenger by claiming the Arsenal manager has only himself to blame for failing to find a solution to his dismal record against the Chelsea boss.

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Fri, 31 Jul 2015 21:49:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=Barclays Premier League 2015/2016
<![CDATA[Liverpool's Lambert lands at West Brom]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Striker Rickie Lambert has joined West Bromwich Albion from Liverpool on a two-year contract, his new club announced on Friday. The 33-year-old English international has signed for an undisclosed fee believed to be around £3m.

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Fri, 31 Jul 2015 16:59:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=Barclays Premier League 2015/2016
<![CDATA[Jovetic joins Inter Milan on loan]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Manchester City striker Stevan Jovetic has joined Italian Serie A side Inter Milan on an 18-month loan, the English Premier League club confirmed on Friday.

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Fri, 31 Jul 2015 16:24:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=Serie A TIM 2015/2016
<![CDATA[Aston Villa swoop for Veretout and Gestede]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Aston Villa announced two new signings on Friday, with French midfielder Jordan Veretout signing from Nantes and Benin striker Rudy Gestede joining from Blackburn Rovers.

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Fri, 31 Jul 2015 15:23:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=Barclays Premier League 2015/2016
<![CDATA[Walcott, Cazorla extend Arsenal deals]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Fri, 31 Jul 2015 11:32:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=Barclays Premier League 2015/2016<![CDATA[Women’s round-up: July 2015]]>/development/news/y=2015/m=7/news=fri-31-july-monthly-women-s-review-2668659.htmlFri, 31 Jul 2015 06:34:00 GMTArea=Football DevelopmentSection=WomenKind=News<![CDATA[Newcastle seal Mbemba swoop]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Newcastle United have completed the signing of Anderlecht defender Chancel Mbemba, head coach Steve McClaren confirmed.

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Thu, 30 Jul 2015 17:04:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=Barclays Premier League 2015/2016
<![CDATA[Kaka powers MLS All-Stars past Tottenham]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Thu, 30 Jul 2015 03:26:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=News<![CDATA[Szczesny leaves Gunners for Roma on loan]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Arsenal's 25-year-old Polish goalkeeper Wojciech Szczesny completed his season-long loan move to Italian giants Roma.

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Wed, 29 Jul 2015 20:55:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=Serie A TIM 2015/2016
<![CDATA[Neil: Brady is dynamic and has a fantastic left foot]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Wed, 29 Jul 2015 13:45:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=Barclays Premier League 2015/2016<![CDATA[Pulis: Bruce gave Chester a great drum roll]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Wed, 29 Jul 2015 10:38:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=Barclays Premier League 2015/2016<![CDATA[Brothers, trebles and a taxi driver]]>/news/y=2015/m=7/news=brothers-trebles-and-a-taxi-driver-2668441.htmlFIFA.com's latest stats review, along with a speedy strike and siblings.]]>Wed, 29 Jul 2015 06:48:00 GMTArea=News CentreSection=Week in StatsKind=News<![CDATA[Chelsea defeat Barcelona Stateside]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Wed, 29 Jul 2015 02:21:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=News<![CDATA[Villa sign Crespo from Cordoba]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Aston Villa announced the signing of 28-year-old Spanish defender Jose Angel Crespo from recently-relegated side Cordoba on a three-year contract.

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Tue, 28 Jul 2015 18:50:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=Barclays Premier League 2015/2016
<![CDATA[Filipe Luis rejoins Atletico from Chelsea]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Tue, 28 Jul 2015 13:49:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=Liga BBVA 2015/2016<![CDATA[New leaders emerge while favourites falter]]>/development/news/y=2015/m=7/news=new-leaders-emerge-while-favourites-falter-2668408.htmlFIFA.com brings you all the latest from the women’s game.]]>Tue, 28 Jul 2015 13:03:00 GMTArea=Football DevelopmentSection=WomenKind=News<![CDATA[European reaction to Preliminary Draw in tweets]]>/worldcup/news/y=2015/m=7/news=european-reaction-to-preliminary-draw-in-tweets-2668020.htmlFIFA.com highlights their reaction to the Preliminary Draw.]]>Mon, 27 Jul 2015 20:25:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA WC 2018 Prel. Comp. Europe Zone<![CDATA[Everton star Pienaar to miss start of season]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Everton midfielder Steven Pienaar will miss the start of the new English Premier League season after the South African suffered a hamstring injury.

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Mon, 27 Jul 2015 15:40:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=Barclays Premier League 2015/2016
<![CDATA[Dates set for European qualifying fixtures]]>http://www.fifa.com/worldcup/news/newsid=2667948/index.html?cid=rssfeed&att=Sun, 26 Jul 2015 11:25:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=Preliminary DrawKind=NewsTournament=2018 FIFA World Cup Russia (TM)<![CDATA[Scotland rivalry sparks Hodgson's imagination]]>http://www.fifa.com/worldcup/news/newsid=2667965/index.html?cid=rssfeed&att=Sat, 25 Jul 2015 23:25:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=2018 FIFA World Cup Russia (TM)<![CDATA[Rooney on target as United down Barcelona]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Sat, 25 Jul 2015 22:04:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=News<![CDATA[The Preliminary Draw results in full]]>/worldcup/news/y=2015/m=7/news=the-preliminary-draw-results-in-full-2667929.html

FIFA.com rounds up the results from the Preliminary Draw for the 2018 FIFA World Cup Russia, which took place at the Konstantin Palace in St. Petersburg on Saturday 25 July.]]>
Sat, 25 Jul 2015 21:37:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=Preliminary DrawKind=NewsTournament=2018 FIFA World Cup Russia (TM)
<![CDATA[Routes to Russia 2018 revealed at Preliminary Draw ]]>/worldcup/news/y=2015/m=7/news=routes-to-russia-2018-revealed-at-preliminary-draw-2667588.htmlSat, 25 Jul 2015 19:45:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=Preliminary DrawKind=NewsTournament=2018 FIFA World Cup Russia (TM)<![CDATA[Heavyweights and old enemies meet in Europe]]>/worldcup/news/y=2015/m=7/news=heavyweights-and-old-enemies-meet-in-europe-2667885.htmlFIFA.com takes a closer look at the groups in the European Zone, where Spain meet Italy, France take on the Netherlands and Sweden, and England reprise their old rivalry with Scotland. ]]>Sat, 25 Jul 2015 18:53:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=Preliminary DrawKind=NewsTournament=2018 FIFA World Cup Russia (TM)<![CDATA[Lyon star Grenier set to miss start of season]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Lyon manager Hubert Fournier admits France midfielder Clement Grenier is likely to miss the start of the season after suffering a "serious injury" in Saturday's 6-0 defeat against Arsenal.

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Sat, 25 Jul 2015 18:08:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=Ligue 1 2015/2016
<![CDATA[Ronaldo dazzles as Real thump City]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Fri, 24 Jul 2015 13:25:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=News<![CDATA[West Ham sign Lanzini on loan]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Wed, 22 Jul 2015 13:23:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=Barclays Premier League 2015/2016<![CDATA[Elated icons and fond farewells]]>/news/y=2015/m=7/news=elated-icons-and-fond-farewells-2666606.htmlFIFA.com reflects on week of goalscoring feats and trophy success for Messrs Dempsey, Gerrard, Keane, Madjer and Alan, while highlighting the passing of Alcides Ghiggia and retirement of Celia Sasic.

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Wed, 22 Jul 2015 07:36:00 GMTArea=News CentreSection=Week in StatsKind=News
<![CDATA[Cambiasso on his way out of Leicester]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Veteran former Argentinian international midfielder Esteban Cambiasso announced on Tuesday he will not seek a new contract with Leicester City ahead of the upcoming English Premier League season.

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Tue, 21 Jul 2015 21:19:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=Barclays Premier League 2015/2016
<![CDATA[Chelsea's Bamford joins Palace on season-long loan]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Chelsea forward Patrick Bamford has completed a season-long loan move to Crystal Palace, the Eagles announced Tuesday.

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Tue, 21 Jul 2015 18:06:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=Barclays Premier League 2015/2016
<![CDATA[The Preliminary Draw in numbers]]>/worldcup/news/y=2015/m=7/news=the-preliminary-draw-in-numbers-2665218.htmlFIFA.com looks at some statistics from the qualifying competition's history and some other records on the verge of crashing.]]>Tue, 21 Jul 2015 14:48:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=Preliminary DrawKind=NewsTournament=2018 FIFA World Cup Russia (TM)<![CDATA[McClaren's delight as Newcastle sign Mitrovic]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Tue, 21 Jul 2015 10:55:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=Barclays Premier League 2014/2015<![CDATA[Returning stars and emergent crowds]]>/development/news/y=2015/m=7/news=returning-stars-and-emergent-crowds-2666544.htmlTue, 21 Jul 2015 08:10:00 GMTArea=Football DevelopmentSection=WomenKind=News<![CDATA[Rodgers humbled by Liverpool's Down Under tour]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Mon, 20 Jul 2015 23:38:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=Barclays Premier League 2015/2016<![CDATA[Jones: I'm relishing fight for starting place]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Mon, 20 Jul 2015 18:18:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=Barclays Premier League 2015/2016<![CDATA[Arsenal see off Everton in Asia Trophy final]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Sat, 18 Jul 2015 14:37:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=News<![CDATA[Innovative ideas for pre-season]]>/news/y=2012/m=8/news=innovative-ideas-for-pre-season-1680807.htmlFIFA.com explores some of the unorthodox methods teams have used in pre-season, including indulgence in USA, a trip to Scotland, a wilderness retreat and a climb up a mountain.]]>Sat, 18 Jul 2015 06:54:00 GMTArea=News CentreSection=Off The BallKind=News<![CDATA[Lahm: We will move on without Schweinsteiger]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Fri, 17 Jul 2015 12:00:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=Bundesliga 2015/2016<![CDATA[Shakhtar face Fener, Monaco tackle Young Boys]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Fri, 17 Jul 2015 11:48:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=UEFA Champions League 2015/2016<![CDATA[Sunderland sign Kaboul from Tottenham]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Sunderland have signed 29-year-old French defender Younes Kaboul from Tottenham on a four-year contract, the Premier League club announced. 

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Thu, 16 Jul 2015 20:50:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=Barclays Premier League 2015/2016
<![CDATA[Hopefuls await third qualifying round draw]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=The 2015/16 UEFA Champions League third qualifying round draw takes place in Nyon, Switzerland tomorrow, with some of Europe's top clubs waiting anxiously to plot their paths to the competition's group stage.

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Thu, 16 Jul 2015 19:00:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=UEFA Champions League 2015/2016
<![CDATA[Clasie signs for Southampton]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Southampton completed the signing of 24-year-old Dutch international midfielder Jordy Clasie from Feyenoord on a five-year deal. 

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Wed, 15 Jul 2015 21:42:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=Barclays Premier League 2015/2016
<![CDATA[Akpom hat-trick sees Arsenal into Singapore final against Everton]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Chuba Akpom scored a hat-trick in Arsenal's 4-0 win over Singapore Select XI to reach the final of the invitational Asia Trophy against Everton, who beat Stoke City 5-4 on penalties earlier in the day. 

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Wed, 15 Jul 2015 15:05:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=News
<![CDATA[Stoke sign El Ouriachi]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Wed, 15 Jul 2015 08:45:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=Barclays Premier League 2015/2016<![CDATA[Mertesacker: Arsenal are much stronger with Cech]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Tue, 14 Jul 2015 10:17:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=Barclays Premier League 2015/2016<![CDATA[Back to business for World Cup stars]]>/development/news/y=2015/m=7/news=back-to-business-for-world-cup-stars-2664152.htmlFIFA.com rounds up the latest domestic action from the major leagues in women's football, with several Canada 2015 stars involved in top flights in England, Sweden and USA.]]>Tue, 14 Jul 2015 08:41:00 GMTArea=Football DevelopmentSection=WomenKind=News<![CDATA[Lampard, Gerrard among MLS stars to face Spurs]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Tue, 14 Jul 2015 02:49:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=GeneralKind=News<![CDATA[Tottenham goalkeeper Lloris suffers fractured wrist]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Tottenham Hotspur revealed that first-choice goalkeeper Hugo Lloris sustained a fractured wrist in the off-season. 

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Mon, 13 Jul 2015 17:54:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=Barclays Premier League 2015/2016