<![CDATA[FIFA.com - News]]>http://www.fifa.com/index.htmlenCopyright ©1994 - 2014 FIFA. All rights reservedThu, 31 Jul 2014 22:22:00 GMTThu, 31 Jul 2014 22:58:15 GMTFIFA.comFIFA.comhttp://www.fifa.com/imgml/rssheader.gif http://www.fifa.com/index.html13928FIFA.com RSS<![CDATA[Lyon in comfortable win, Hull draw]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Lyon claimed a comfortable 4-1 victory over Mlada Boleslav in the first leg of their UEFA Europa League third qualifying round match, while Hull settled for a goalless draw in their debut against Slovakia's AS Trencin. 

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Thu, 31 Jul 2014 22:22:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=News
<![CDATA[Griezmann looking to learn from Atletico team-mates]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=New Atletico Madrid signing and France international Antoine Griezmann was unveiled to thousands of fans after his move from Real Sociedad. 

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Thu, 31 Jul 2014 21:06:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=Liga BBVA 2014/2015
<![CDATA[Neymar: I'll be 100 per cent for Barça]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Neymar expects to be 100 per cent fit for Barcelona by the time the new Spanish La Liga campaign kicks off, as he continues his recovery from the back injury picked up at the FIFA World Cup.

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Thu, 31 Jul 2014 15:34:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=Liga BBVA 2014/2015
<![CDATA[Luis Enrique: Robson was very spontaneous & talented]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Thu, 31 Jul 2014 14:53:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=News<![CDATA[Kakuta completes Rayo loan switch]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Gael Kakuta has joined Rayo Vallecano on loan from Chelsea, the Spanish club have announced, with the 23-year-old Frenchman set to spend the entire 2014/15 campaign plying his trade in Spain's La Liga.

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Thu, 31 Jul 2014 14:32:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=Liga BBVA 2014/2015
<![CDATA[Ancelotti talks Ronaldo fitness, Roma defeat]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Wed, 30 Jul 2014 11:43:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=News<![CDATA[Rakitic salutes Barça's big three]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Tue, 29 Jul 2014 16:03:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=Liga BBVA 2014/2015<![CDATA[Angel signs for Porto]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Tue, 29 Jul 2014 15:46:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=Liga ZON Sagres 2014/2015<![CDATA[Ferdinand: It's a great challenge]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Mon, 28 Jul 2014 17:01:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=Barclays Premier League 2013/2014<![CDATA[In-form Manchester City inflict more pain on AC Milan]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Mon, 28 Jul 2014 03:08:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=News<![CDATA[Arribas agrees Sevilla move]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Sun, 27 Jul 2014 11:08:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=Liga BBVA 2013/2014<![CDATA[Mata: Van Gaal did great World Cup job]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Manchester United's Juan Mata has spoken of his admiration for new manager Louis van Gaal, after the Netherlands demolished Spain at the 2014 FIFA World Cup, with the Spaniard saying he "is a good man and a great manager."

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Sat, 26 Jul 2014 06:38:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=Barclays Premier League 2014/2015
<![CDATA[Football's famous curses and sorcery ]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=While football is often elevated to a mystical level, citing famous victories as miracles played in stadiums referred to as shrines for example, we look at the other side of the coin here with a slew of famous curses cast upon some of the world's most famous clubs.

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Fri, 25 Jul 2014 13:16:00 GMTArea=News CentreSection=Off The BallKind=News
<![CDATA[Iniesta: Captaining Barça would be a lifelong dream]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Thu, 24 Jul 2014 13:00:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=News<![CDATA[Modric: Rodriguez and Kroos are fantastic signings]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=La Decima has relieved pressure and targeted a clean sweep of trophies in 2014/15.]]>Thu, 24 Jul 2014 12:27:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=News<![CDATA[Bale: La Liga is the most exciting]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Gareth Bale has said he believes the Spanish La Liga has surpassed the English Premier League as the world's most exciting league as a result of the recent signings and success in European competition.

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Wed, 23 Jul 2014 22:35:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=News
<![CDATA[Costa: I don't need to change for Chelsea]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Chelsea's new signing Diego Costa said he has been told by manager Jose Mourinho that the Blues will play to the Spanish striker's strengths during the 2014/15 English Premier League campaign.

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Wed, 23 Jul 2014 17:00:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=Barclays Premier League 2014/2015
<![CDATA[Barça agree Mathieu deal]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Wed, 23 Jul 2014 11:11:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=Liga BBVA 2013/2014<![CDATA[Brahimi signs five-year Porto deal]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Wed, 23 Jul 2014 08:34:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=Liga ZON Sagres 2014/2015<![CDATA[Pellegrini expects Negredo to miss three months]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Wed, 23 Jul 2014 06:43:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=Barclays Premier League 2014/2015<![CDATA[Rodriguez: This is a dream move]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=After being officially unveiled in Real Madrid's famous white kit at the Bernabeu, James Rodriguez told a press conference that this move is something he has dreamed of doing and is ready to face the pressure.

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Tue, 22 Jul 2014 21:48:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=News
<![CDATA[Stoke sign Bojan Krkic]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Bojan Krkic has signed a four-year deal with English Premier League side Stoke City, sending the 23-year-old Spain striker from Barcelona to the Britannia Stadium.

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Tue, 22 Jul 2014 18:25:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=Barclays Premier League 2014/2015
<![CDATA[Kroos takes his place among the elite]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=After his recent outstanding performances at the 2014 FIFA World Cup and his subsequent move to Spanish giants Real Madrid, FIFA.com ​​takes a closer look at the German midfield maestro Toni Kroos.

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Tue, 22 Jul 2014 15:10:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=News
<![CDATA[Real confirm Rodriguez arrival]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Real Madrid have agreed a deal to sign FIFA World Cup adidas Golden Boot winner James Rodriguez from Monaco on six-year contract, the European champions have announced.

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Tue, 22 Jul 2014 13:08:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=Liga BBVA 2013/2014
<![CDATA[Ronaldo ready for Real campaign]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Portugal superstar Cristiano Ronaldo has declared himself fit and ready for Real Madrid's new campaign, after struggling with injuries during this summer's FIFA World Cup.

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Tue, 22 Jul 2014 09:00:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=Liga BBVA 2013/2014
<![CDATA[Tiago signs new Atletico deal]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Tiago Mendes has re-signed with Spanish La Liga champions Atletico Madrid, keeping the Portugal midfielder with the UEFA Champions League runners-up for another two years.

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Mon, 21 Jul 2014 21:53:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=News
<![CDATA[Morata suffers knee setback]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Shortly after signing with Italian Serie A side Juventus, former Real Madrid striker Alvaro Morata suffered a knee injury during training, which could setback the 21-year-old's debut for the club.

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Mon, 21 Jul 2014 20:45:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=News
<![CDATA[Costa departs Valencia]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Ricardo Costa and his club Valencia have mutually agreed to terminate the Portuguese international's contract, allowing the defender to find a new club before the 2014/15 season gets underway.

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Mon, 21 Jul 2014 20:26:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=News
<![CDATA[Kroos: Madrid is a huge challenge for me]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Toni Kroos has said he only decided to join Real Madrid after winning the FIFA World Cup with Germany, which was when he determined he wanted a change in his club football career.

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Mon, 21 Jul 2014 15:15:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=News
<![CDATA[Puyol: I’m not a big fan of revolutions]]>/worldcup/news/y=2014/m=7/news=puyol-i-m-not-a-big-fan-of-revolutions-2406996.htmlFIFA.com spoke exclusively to Carles Puyol about the end of golden era for La Roja, the difficult decision to retire and his next challenge with Barcelona.]]>Mon, 21 Jul 2014 12:34:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=InterviewTournament=2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil ™<![CDATA[Enrique wins first friendly as Barça coach]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Barcelona youngster Joan Roman scored in the 65th minute to beat second division side Recreativo de Huelva in a pre-season friendly, which gave new coach Luis Enrique his first win in charge of the Catalan club.

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Sat, 19 Jul 2014 21:11:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=FriendliesKind=News
<![CDATA[Chelsea complete Filipe Luis swoop]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Fri, 18 Jul 2014 18:53:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=News<![CDATA[Aspas passes Sevilla medical]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Liverpool's Iago Aspas has completed a loan move to Sevilla after passing a medical with the UEFA Europa League champions and will be presented at the club's stadium on Monday.

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Fri, 18 Jul 2014 15:53:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=Liga BBVA 2013/2014
<![CDATA[Reina: Del Bosque is right man for Spain]]>/worldcup/news/y=2014/m=7/news=reina-del-bosque-is-right-man-for-spain-2406584.htmlPepe Reina says Spain coach Del Bosque is "the right man for the job" and adds that he is delighted that he will continue to manage the national team.

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Fri, 18 Jul 2014 10:33:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil ™
<![CDATA[Kroos: Madrid step above Bayern]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Germany Midfielder Toni Kroos has declared confidently that he will have little trouble fitting into new club Real Madrid because he is "used to winning".

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Thu, 17 Jul 2014 18:44:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=Liga BBVA 2013/2014
<![CDATA[Deulofeu: I'm a born winner]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Gerard Deulofeu admits he faces an uphill task to get into the Barcelona first team next season as he prepares to compete for a place in Luis Enrique's side's attack with Lionel Messi, Neymar, and Luis Suarez. 

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Thu, 17 Jul 2014 16:14:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=Liga BBVA 2013/2014
<![CDATA[Gomes completes Valencia move]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Thu, 17 Jul 2014 13:34:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=Liga BBVA 2013/2014<![CDATA[Kroos signs for Real Madrid]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Thu, 17 Jul 2014 08:57:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=Liga BBVA 2013/2014<![CDATA[Terry: Costa is a good signing for us]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Wed, 16 Jul 2014 17:50:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=Barclays Premier League 2013/2014<![CDATA[Benfica keeper Oblak heads for Atletico Madrid]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Slovenian international goalkeeper Jan Oblak has agreed a six-year deal with Atletico Madrid, the Spanish La Liga champions confirmed.

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Wed, 16 Jul 2014 15:04:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=Liga BBVA 2013/2014
<![CDATA[Tello heading to Portugal ]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Wed, 16 Jul 2014 13:34:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=Liga ZON Sagres 2013/2014<![CDATA[Espanyol sign Ecuador striker Caicedo]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Ecuador striker Felipe Caicedo has joined Spanish top-flight side Espanyol on a two-year deal, the club confirmed

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Tue, 15 Jul 2014 18:07:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=Liga BBVA 2013/2014
<![CDATA[Costa completes Chelsea move]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Spain striker Diego Costa has completed his move to Chelsea from Atletico Madrid, the English Premier League side have confirmed.

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Tue, 15 Jul 2014 17:20:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=Barclays Premier League 2013/2014
<![CDATA[Transfer action hots up as new season looms]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=FIFA.com looks over the transfers that have already been finalised.]]>Tue, 15 Jul 2014 10:22:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=News<![CDATA[Rami joins Rossoneri]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Having spent the latter half of last season on loan at the San Siro, France defender Adil Rami has made his move from Valencia to AC Milan permanent.

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Mon, 14 Jul 2014 09:28:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=Serie A TIM 2013/2014
<![CDATA[Germans reign as Brazil thrills the world]]>/worldcup/news/y=2014/m=7/news=germans-reign-as-brazil-thrills-the-world-2404806.htmlFIFA.com reflects on a classic FIFA World Cup, with Brazil 2014 having served up upsets, controversy, thrilling football and outstanding goals before culminating in a landmark Maracana triumph for Germany.]]>Mon, 14 Jul 2014 08:49:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil ™<![CDATA[Santana: Messi looks like a plumber]]>/worldcup/news/y=2014/m=7/news=santana-messi-looks-like-a-plumber-2403961.htmlFIFA.com ahead of his performance at the Brazil 2014 Final on why Germany will be victorious, performing the Maracana and why he admires Lionel Messi.]]>Sat, 12 Jul 2014 23:41:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=VIP interviewTournament=2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil ™<![CDATA[Lopez leaves Atletico for Porto]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Spanish striker Adrian Lopez has moved to Portuguese side FC Porto for an €11m fee.

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Sat, 12 Jul 2014 18:12:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=Liga BBVA 2013/2014
<![CDATA[Rodgers: Liverpool will survive without Suarez]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Brendan Rodgers is confident that his Liverpool side will be stronger next season, despite the departure of striker Luis Suarez.  

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Sat, 12 Jul 2014 17:12:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=Barclays Premier League 2013/2014
<![CDATA[Rodriguez: Real would be a dream]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Sat, 12 Jul 2014 17:07:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=Liga BBVA 2013/2014