<![CDATA[FIFA.com - News]]>http://www.fifa.com/index.htmlenCopyright ©1994 - 2014 FIFA. All rights reservedWed, 16 Apr 2014 08:46:00 GMTWed, 16 Apr 2014 16:36:50 GMTFIFA.comFIFA.comhttp://www.fifa.com/imgml/rssheader.gif http://www.fifa.com/index.html13928FIFA.com RSS<![CDATA[African antiques & disappearing droughts]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=FIFA.com's Week in Stats this week examines why Kersley Appou's name has gone down in the record books, Marco Reus' influence on Borussia Dortmund and Tony Pulis's influence at the Palace.]]>Wed, 16 Apr 2014 08:46:00 GMTArea=News CentreSection=Week in StatsKind=News<![CDATA[57 days to go]]>/worldcup/news/y=2014/m=4/news=57-days-to-go-2319455.htmlFIFA.com is counting down to the FIFA World Cup with a corresponding trivia fact on every one of the final 100 days. Our latest focuses on two teams’ qualification fate being decided by fortune.]]>Wed, 16 Apr 2014 06:50:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=100 days to goTournament=2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil ™<![CDATA[Guardiola: We are in a dangerous situation]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=After dropping back-to-back results in the German Bundesliga, Bayern Munich coach Pep Guardiola has cautioned his side saying there is no chance they can beat UEFA Champions League semi-final opponents Real Madrid in their current form.

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Tue, 15 Apr 2014 15:15:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=UEFA Champions League 2013/2014
<![CDATA[FIFA.com launches Panini 2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil™ Online Sticker Album]]>/worldcup/news/y=2014/m=4/news=fifa-com-launches-panini-2014-fifa-world-cup-braziltm-online-sticker-a-2319183.htmlFIFA.com has launched the Panini Online Sticker Album for the 2014 FIFA World Cup thanks to the support of Presenting Partner, Coca-Cola. 

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Tue, 15 Apr 2014 14:09:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=Panini Sticker AlbumKind=NewsTournament=2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil ™
<![CDATA[Ronaldo to miss Copa final]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Tue, 15 Apr 2014 12:20:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=News<![CDATA[Injuries mar Barcelona, Madrid Cup final build-up]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Tue, 15 Apr 2014 00:10:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=News<![CDATA[Athletic edge closer to European berth]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=A brace from Aritz Aduriz led Athletic Bilbao to a comfortable 3-0 home win over Malaga in the Spanish La Liga to increase their chances of securing UEFA Champions League football next season. 

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Mon, 14 Apr 2014 23:27:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=Liga BBVA 2013/2014
<![CDATA[Zubizarreta finding Barça struggles tough]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Mon, 14 Apr 2014 11:23:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=Liga BBVA 2013/2014<![CDATA[A history of the Blue Stars/FIFA Youth Cup]]>http://www.fifa.com/youthcup/news/newsid=2304889/index.html?cid=rssfeed&att=Mon, 14 Apr 2014 09:49:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=Blue Stars/FIFA Youth Cup 2014<![CDATA[Simeone: 'Tiger' Costa will be fine]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Mon, 14 Apr 2014 08:46:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=Liga BBVA 2013/2014<![CDATA[Atleti regain top spot, Betis still bottom]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Atletico Madrid are once again three points atop the Spanish La Liga table after taking down a nine-man Getafe side 2-0 on Sunday, while Real Betis were unable to recover any ground at the foot of the table, losing 2-0 to Sevilla.

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Sun, 13 Apr 2014 22:29:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=Liga BBVA 2013/2014
<![CDATA[Happy Birthday to you!]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=We preview the upcoming footballing birthdays in our regular Sunday feature with a Brazilian midfielder, a speedy English winger, a Moroccan defender and a sturdy Argentinian stopper all celebrating this week.

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Sun, 13 Apr 2014 09:03:00 GMTArea=News CentreSection=BirthdaysKind=News
<![CDATA[Martino bemoans Barça profligacy]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Barcelona coach Gerardo Martino rued his side's inability to convert their chances, as their Spanish La Liga title hopes were all but ended by a 1-0 defeat away to Granada on Saturday.

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Sat, 12 Apr 2014 23:45:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=Liga BBVA 2013/2014
<![CDATA[Real leapfrog Barça with win]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Real Madrid went ahead of Barcelona in the Spanish La Liga table after a comprehensive 4-0 home win over Almeria, while the Catalonian side were shocked 1-0 away to Granada. 

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Sat, 12 Apr 2014 23:03:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=Liga BBVA 2013/2014
<![CDATA[Ronaldo ruled out for Real]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Fri, 11 Apr 2014 12:31:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=Liga BBVA 2013/2014<![CDATA[Ancelotti admires Bayern, discusses Ronaldo fitness]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Fri, 11 Apr 2014 12:05:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=News<![CDATA[FIFA Weekly asks: Who will win the UEFA Champions League? ]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Fri, 11 Apr 2014 11:56:00 GMTArea=FIFA WorldSection=FIFA WeeklyKind=Have Your Say<![CDATA[Real-Bayern, Atletico-Chelsea in last four]]>http://www.fifa.com/world-match-centre/uefachampionsleague/news/newsid/231/775/4/index.html?cid=rssfeed&att=Fri, 11 Apr 2014 11:49:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=UEFA Champions League 2013/2014<![CDATA[Valencia battle back, Juve see off Lyon]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Thu, 10 Apr 2014 22:49:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=News<![CDATA[Guardiola: My players have huge hearts]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Thu, 10 Apr 2014 11:41:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=UEFA Champions League 2013/2014<![CDATA[Simeone: We haven't won anything yet]]>http://www.fifa.com/world-match-centre/uefachampionsleague/news/newsid/231/722/2/index.html?cid=rssfeed&att=Thu, 10 Apr 2014 11:39:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=UEFA Champions League 2013/2014<![CDATA[Jackson: Colombia have more talent than we did in '94]]>/worldcup/news/y=2014/m=4/news=jackson-colombia-have-more-talent-than-we-did-in-94.htmlFIFA.com, backs Falcao to recover in time for Brazil 2014 and compares Jose Pekerman’s current team to the class of Carlos Valderrama and Co.]]>Thu, 10 Apr 2014 09:19:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=InterviewTournament=2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil ™<![CDATA[Portugal go third, Greece and Scotland soar]]>http://www.fifa.com/worldranking/news/newsid=2316770/index.html?cid=rssfeed&att=Thu, 10 Apr 2014 08:58:00 GMTArea=World RankingSection=Men RankingKind=News<![CDATA[Martino: Atleti halted our passing game]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Los Rojiblancos booked their first UEFA Champions League semi-final berth for 40 years.]]>Wed, 09 Apr 2014 23:25:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=UEFA Champions League 2013/2014<![CDATA[Bayern, Atletico complete final four]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Wed, 09 Apr 2014 22:07:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=UEFA Champions League 2013/2014<![CDATA[Casillas: It's good to have a wake-up call]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Wed, 09 Apr 2014 10:52:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=News<![CDATA[Chelsea, Real Madrid through to semis]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Chelsea edged Paris Saint-Germain 3-3 on away goals over the two legs of their UEFA Champions League quarter-final, while Real Madrid endured a hard-fought Borussia Dortmund performance to advance. 

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Tue, 08 Apr 2014 21:43:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=UEFA Champions League 2013/2014
<![CDATA[Ancelotti wary of returning Lewandowski]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Tue, 08 Apr 2014 12:13:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=UEFA Champions League 2013/2014<![CDATA[Simeone counting on Calderon for Barcelona tie]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Tue, 08 Apr 2014 00:07:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=UEFA Champions League 2013/2014<![CDATA[Bilbao maintain Champions League hopes]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Athletic Bilbao defeated Levante 2-1 on the road thanks to an Aritz Aduriz brace to maintain the Basque outfit's hopes of finishing in fourth in the Spanish La Liga.  

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Mon, 07 Apr 2014 23:00:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=Liga BBVA 2013/2014
<![CDATA[All to play for in last-eight deciders]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=The 2013/14 UEFA Champions League quarter-final second legs feature Paris Saint-Germain's trip to Chelsea and Manchester United's journey to Bayern Munich. FIFA.com previews all the ties.

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Mon, 07 Apr 2014 13:47:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=UEFA Champions League 2013/2014
<![CDATA[Germany survive scare, USA wield axe]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=FIFA.com rounds up the action from a weekend in women's football that brought joy for the likes of Germany, England, France and Scotland, and ended with the dismissal of USA coach Tom Sermanni.]]>Mon, 07 Apr 2014 13:46:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA Women's World Cup Canada 2015<![CDATA[Elche leave it late, Sevilla sink Espanyol]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Elche beat Getafe 1-0 through Richmond Boakye's late strike, while Sevilla kept their UEFA Champions League hopes alive with an impressive 4-1 win over visiting Espanyol and Malaga took down Granada by the same scoreline.

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Sun, 06 Apr 2014 22:48:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=Liga BBVA 2013/2014
<![CDATA[A victory for women's football]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Sun, 06 Apr 2014 15:54:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA U-17 Women's World Cup Costa Rica 2014<![CDATA[Martino, Simeone lament tiredness]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Barcelona and Atletico Madrid coaches Gerardo Martino and Diego Simeone believe their sides are struggling physically, ahead of their quarter-final second leg meeting in the UEFA Champions League.

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Sun, 06 Apr 2014 00:30:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=Liga BBVA 2013/2014
<![CDATA[Members back Camp Nou redevelopment]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Barcelona's members voted in favour of the 'Nou Espai Barça' project which includes building a new 105,000-seater stadium with a roof on the site of their current ground, Camp Nou.  

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Sat, 05 Apr 2014 22:55:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=Liga BBVA 2013/2014
<![CDATA[Madrid keep on Atletico, Barça's tails]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Atletico Madrid, Barcelona, and Real Madrid all won to keep the Spanish La Liga title race separated by three points with six matches remaining in the season.  

 

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Sat, 05 Apr 2014 20:06:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=Liga BBVA 2013/2014
<![CDATA[Sugita: I’m living a dream]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Hina Sugita spoke to FIFA.com after picking up the adidas Golden Ball at the FIFA U-17 Women's World Cup in Costa Rica. Thanks in part to her performances, Japan lifted the trophy after seeing off Spain in the final.

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Sat, 05 Apr 2014 08:37:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA U-17 Women's World Cup Costa Rica 2014
<![CDATA[Japan and Sugita on top of the world]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Sat, 05 Apr 2014 08:27:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA U-17 Women's World Cup Costa Rica 2014<![CDATA[Japan coronation, Spain anguish]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Sat, 05 Apr 2014 03:24:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA U-17 Women's World Cup Costa Rica 2014<![CDATA[Japan crowned U-17 queens]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Sat, 05 Apr 2014 01:49:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=Match SummaryTournament=FIFA U-17 Women's World Cup Costa Rica 2014<![CDATA[Real visit Sociedad, Barça welcome Betis]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Real Madrid travel to Real Sociedad on Saturday and midfielder Xabi Alonso believes Los Blancos can still win the Spanish La Liga title, while Barcelona welcome Real Betis to the Camp Nou and Atletico Madrid host Villareal.

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Fri, 04 Apr 2014 00:33:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=Liga BBVA 2013/2014
<![CDATA[Valencia well beaten in Basel, Juve win]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Valencia fell to Basel 3-0 in their UEFA Europa League quarter-final first leg match, while visiting Juventus edged Lyon 1-0, Porto beat Sevilla 1-0 at home and Benfica grabbed a vital win at AZ Alkmaar.

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Thu, 03 Apr 2014 22:17:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=News
<![CDATA[Ichise spying further success]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=FIFA.com speaks to classy Little Nadeshiko central defender Nana Ichise about her personal dreams and her side’s superb showing at Costa Rica 2014.]]>Thu, 03 Apr 2014 16:33:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA U-17 Women's World Cup Costa Rica 2014<![CDATA[Bale discusses jeers and Dortmund]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Thu, 03 Apr 2014 11:03:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=UEFA Champions League 2013/2014<![CDATA[Natalia: Qualifying would be amazing]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=FIFA.com speaks with Madrid-born striker Natalia Pablos about Spain's chances of qualifying for Canada 2015, her career with Rayo Vallecano, and her move to English Women's Super League side Bristol Academy.

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Thu, 03 Apr 2014 10:26:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA Women's World Cup Canada 2015
<![CDATA[Merida: We have to make Japan fear us]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Thu, 03 Apr 2014 08:52:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA U-17 Women's World Cup Costa Rica 2014<![CDATA[Two coaches, two perspectives, one goal]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=FIFA.com spoke to the respective coaches of Japan and Spain ahead of Friday's Costa Rica 2014 final as two tactically astute teams line-up for what promises to be a fascinating duel.]]>Thu, 03 Apr 2014 05:07:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA U-17 Women's World Cup Costa Rica 2014<![CDATA[Ancelotti, Blanc assess injury concerns]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Wed, 02 Apr 2014 23:21:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=UEFA Champions League 2013/2014<![CDATA[Real on cusp of semis as Ronaldo ties record]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Wed, 02 Apr 2014 21:54:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=UEFA Champions League 2013/2014