<![CDATA[FIFA.com - News]]>http://www.fifa.com/index.htmlenCopyright ©1994 - 2015 FIFA. All rights reservedWed, 07 Dec 2016 07:41:00 GMTWed, 07 Dec 2016 08:33:21 GMTFIFA.comFIFA.comhttp://www.fifa.com/imgml/rssheader.gif http://www.fifa.com/index.html13928FIFA.com RSS<![CDATA[Berlanga: Auckland’s my home, my family]]>/clubworldcup/news/y=2016/m=12/news=berlanga-auckland-s-my-home-my-family-2858089.htmlAhead of the  2016 FIFA Club World Cup Japan, FIFA.com caught up with Auckland City's Spanish defender Angel Berlanga who talks feeling at home in New Zealand and what it means to succeed national icon Ivan Vicelich as club captain.  

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Wed, 07 Dec 2016 07:41:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA Club World Cup Japan 2016
<![CDATA[The FIFA Club World Cup in numbers]]>/clubworldcup/news/y=2016/m=12/news=the-fifa-club-world-cup-in-numbers-2858090.htmlTo whet the appetite ahead of the 13th FIFA Club World Cup, FIFA.com has dipped into the record books to bring you some of the tournament’s most eye-catching statistics.

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Wed, 07 Dec 2016 01:32:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA Club World Cup Japan 2016
<![CDATA[Leading outifts continue imperious form]]>/development/news/y=2016/m=12/news=leading-teams-continue-imperious-form-2858173.htmlTue, 06 Dec 2016 11:28:00 GMTArea=Football DevelopmentSection=WomenKind=News<![CDATA[Coleman: Bale is an absolute machine]]>/worldcup/news/y=2016/m=12/news=coleman-bale-is-an-absolute-machine-2858128.htmlTue, 06 Dec 2016 08:15:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=2018 FIFA World Cup Russia™<![CDATA[Japan 2016 Spectator Guide ]]>/clubworldcup/news/y=2016/m=12/news=japan-2016-spectator-guide-2858085.htmlFIFA.com gives you some advice and reminds you of the regulations that will be in force at the stadiums.]]>Tue, 06 Dec 2016 04:08:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA Club World Cup Japan 2016<![CDATA[Seven on the starting line in Japan]]>/clubworldcup/news/y=2016/m=12/news=seven-on-the-starting-line-in-japan-2857979.htmlTue, 06 Dec 2016 02:01:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA Club World Cup Japan 2016<![CDATA[Lucas and Nacho following Raul’s lead]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Mon, 05 Dec 2016 15:01:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA Club World Cup Japan 2016<![CDATA[Capello: Ronaldo doesn't have the brilliance of Messi]]>/the-best-fifa-football-awards/news/y=2016/m=12/news=capello-ronaldo-doesn-t-have-the-brilliance-of-messi-2857981.htmlMon, 05 Dec 2016 08:07:00 GMTArea=The Best AwardsSection=Player of the Year -Kind=NewsTournament=The Best – FIFA Football Awards 2016<![CDATA[Korea DPR complete a dream double]]>/u20womensworldcup/news/y=2016/m=12/news=korea-dpr-complete-a-dream-double-2857966.htmlSun, 04 Dec 2016 16:59:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA U-20 Women's World Cup Papua New Guinea 2016<![CDATA[Roberto Carlos: Cristiano is still the world’s best]]>/the-best-fifa-football-awards/news/y=2016/m=12/news=roberto-carlos-cristiano-is-still-the-world-s-best-2857750.htmlSat, 03 Dec 2016 11:19:00 GMTArea=The Best AwardsSection=Player of the Year -Kind=NewsTournament=The Best – FIFA Football Awards 2016<![CDATA[Saviola: Messi brings more of a spectacle than Ronaldo]]>/the-best-fifa-football-awards/news/y=2016/m=12/news=saviola-messi-brings-more-of-a-spectacle-than-ronaldo-2857649.htmlSat, 03 Dec 2016 09:38:00 GMTArea=The Best AwardsSection=Player of the Year -Kind=NewsTournament=The Best – FIFA Football Awards 2016<![CDATA[France, Spain book Stade de France date]]>/worldcup/news/y=2016/m=12/news=france-spain-book-stade-de-france-date-2857272.htmlThu, 01 Dec 2016 15:08:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=2018 FIFA World Cup Russia™<![CDATA[Coutinho: The MSN trio are the world’s top three players]]>/the-best-fifa-football-awards/news/y=2016/m=11/news=coutinho-the-msn-trio-are-the-world-s-top-three-players-2857117.htmlThu, 01 Dec 2016 13:54:00 GMTArea=The Best AwardsSection=Player of the Year -Kind=NewsTournament=The Best – FIFA Football Awards 2016<![CDATA[Women’s round-up: November 2016]]>/development/news/y=2016/m=11/news=women-s-round-up-november-2016-2857259.htmlThu, 01 Dec 2016 11:39:00 GMTArea=Football DevelopmentSection=WomenKind=News<![CDATA[Official FIFA Club World Cup squad lists announced]]>/clubworldcup/news/y=2016/m=11/news=official-fifa-club-world-cup-squad-lists-announced-2857198.htmlThu, 01 Dec 2016 09:51:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA Club World Cup Japan 2016<![CDATA[Kroos: I’d love Modric and Bale in the Germany side]]>/worldcup/news/y=2016/m=11/news=kroos-i-d-love-modric-and-bale-in-the-germany-side-2855897.htmlMon, 28 Nov 2016 20:23:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=2018 FIFA World Cup Russia™<![CDATA[Rodgers: Nobody has been better than Suarez this year]]>/the-best-fifa-football-awards/news/y=2016/m=11/news=rodgers-nobody-has-been-better-than-saurez-this-year-2855650.htmlSun, 27 Nov 2016 19:12:00 GMTArea=The Best AwardsSection=Player of the Year -Kind=NewsTournament=The Best – FIFA Football Awards 2016<![CDATA[Tite: Ronaldo has been the best this year]]>/the-best-fifa-football-awards/news/y=2016/m=11/news=tite-ronaldo-has-been-the-best-this-year-2855645.htmlSun, 27 Nov 2016 16:51:00 GMTArea=The Best AwardsSection=Player of the Year -Kind=NewsTournament=The Best – FIFA Football Awards 2016<![CDATA[Papua New Guinea 2016 in tweets]]>/u20womensworldcup/news/y=2016/m=11/news=papua-new-guinea-2016-in-tweets-2855610.htmlFIFA.com looks at how the opening few weeks at Papua New Guinea 2016 have been covered in tweets.]]>Sun, 27 Nov 2016 07:24:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA U-20 Women's World Cup Papua New Guinea 2016<![CDATA[Neymar in Puskás prize running for the fifth time]]>/the-best-fifa-football-awards/news/y=2016/m=11/news=neymar-eyes-puskas-prize-for-fifth-time-2854981.htmlWe take a closer look at Neymar's goal against Villarreal on 8 November 2015, a strike that sees the Brazilian star nominated for the FIFA Puskás Award for the fifth time.

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Sat, 26 Nov 2016 12:04:00 GMTArea=The Best AwardsSection=Puskas awardKind=NewsTournament=The Best – FIFA Football Awards 2016
<![CDATA[The Week in Quotes]]>/news/y=2016/m=11/news=the-week-in-quotes-2854833.htmlWe hear from Steven Gerrard, Mauricio Pochettino, Jurgen Klinsmann, as well as the players that are shining at the FIFA U-20 Women's World Cup Papua New Guinea 2016 in the latest edition of The Week in Quotes. 

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Sat, 26 Nov 2016 08:52:00 GMTArea=News CentreSection=Week in QuotesKind=News
<![CDATA[American wins and wonder goals]]>/news/y=2016/m=11/news=american-wins-and-wonder-goals-2854787.htmlFIFA.com’s latest stats review, along with droughts ending in Madrid, Seattle and Tashkent.]]>Fri, 25 Nov 2016 15:34:00 GMTArea=News CentreSection=Week in StatsKind=News<![CDATA[Asian pair grab semi-final spots]]>/u20womensworldcup/news/y=2016/m=11/news=asian-pair-grab-semi-final-spots-2854751.htmlThu, 24 Nov 2016 13:24:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA U-20 Women's World Cup Papua New Guinea 2016<![CDATA[Kim’s moment of destiny ]]>/u20womensworldcup/news/y=2016/m=11/news=kim-s-moment-of-destiny-2854673.htmlThu, 24 Nov 2016 10:43:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA U-20 Women's World Cup Papua New Guinea 2016<![CDATA[Spanish heartbreak as Korea DPR win extra-time thriller]]>/u20womensworldcup/matches/round=275999/match=300353182/match-report.htmlThu, 24 Nov 2016 08:38:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=Match SummaryTournament=FIFA U-20 Women's World Cup Papua New Guinea 2016<![CDATA[No stopping supercharged Sung]]>/u20womensworldcup/news/y=2016/m=11/news=no-stopping-supercharged-sung-2854154.htmlKorea DPR forward Sung Hyang-Sim took time out to speak with FIFA.com about her successful year and her prior experiences on the international stage ahead of her team's quarter-final against Spain at the FIFA U-20 Women's World Cup Papua New Guinea 2016.

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Wed, 23 Nov 2016 15:30:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA U-20 Women's World Cup Papua New Guinea 2016
<![CDATA[Martinez: I love the way Radja plays football]]>/worldcup/news/y=2016/m=11/news=martinez-i-love-the-way-radja-plays-football-2854037.htmlWed, 23 Nov 2016 08:07:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=2018 FIFA World Cup Russia™<![CDATA[Mariasun and Spain ready for Korea DPR challenge]]>/u20womensworldcup/news/y=2016/m=11/news=mariasun-and-spain-ready-for-korea-dpr-challenge-2853976.htmlFIFA.com spoke exclusively with Spain keeper Maria Quinones, a cornerstone of a defence that has conceded just twice so far, ahead of their quarter-final clash with Korea DPR.]]>Tue, 22 Nov 2016 14:25:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA U-20 Women's World Cup Papua New Guinea 2016<![CDATA[Acrobatic Gaspar breaks the deadlock]]>/the-best-fifa-football-awards/news/y=2016/m=11/news=acrobatic-gaspar-breaks-the-deadlock-2852664.htmlOver the next few days at FIFA.com, we will be taking a close look at each of the ten strikes shortlisted for the FIFA Puskás Award, starting today with some acrobatic magic from a Spain international.

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Tue, 22 Nov 2016 08:15:00 GMTArea=The Best AwardsSection=Puskas awardKind=NewsTournament=The Best – FIFA Football Awards 2016
<![CDATA[Ronaldo: Griezmann told me he hates me]]>/worldcup/news/y=2016/m=11/news=ronaldo-griezmann-told-me-he-hates-me-2853887.htmlMon, 21 Nov 2016 23:06:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=2018 FIFA World Cup Russia™<![CDATA[FIFA Puskás Award 2016: ten best goals of the year announced]]>/the-best-fifa-football-awards/news/y=2016/m=11/news=fifa-puskas-award-2016-ten-best-goals-of-the-year-announced-2853682.htmlFIFA.com. ]]>Mon, 21 Nov 2016 14:10:00 GMTArea=The Best AwardsSection=Puskas awardKind=ReleaseTournament=The Best – FIFA Football Awards 2016<![CDATA[Mixed emotions for Dedevbo and Nigeria]]>/u20womensworldcup/news/y=2016/m=11/news=mixed-emotions-for-dedevbo-and-nigeria-2853324.htmlSun, 20 Nov 2016 18:01:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA U-20 Women's World Cup Papua New Guinea 2016<![CDATA[Sansone: I dream of holding the Tricolore at the World Cup]]>/worldcup/news/y=2016/m=11/news=sansone-i-dream-of-holding-the-tricolore-at-the-world-cup-2852928.htmlSun, 20 Nov 2016 11:51:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=2018 FIFA World Cup Russia™<![CDATA[Falconets bow out with win, Spain through]]>/u20womensworldcup/matches/round=275987/match=300353163/match-report.htmlNigeria saw off Spain 2-1 at the PNG Football Stadium in Port Moresby to finish their FIFA U-20 Women's World Cup 2016 campaign with a victory.

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Sun, 20 Nov 2016 08:03:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=Match SummaryTournament=FIFA U-20 Women's World Cup Papua New Guinea 2016
<![CDATA[European veterans and Seleção success]]>/news/y=2016/m=11/news=european-veterans-and-selecao-success-2852562.htmlFIFA.com’s latest stats review, along with some entertainers in canary-yellow emulating ‘The Beautiful Team’ and an Iberian defying his age.]]>Fri, 18 Nov 2016 12:33:00 GMTArea=News CentreSection=Week in StatsKind=News<![CDATA[Third time's a charm for Spain]]>/u20womensworldcup/news/y=2016/m=11/news=third-time-s-a-charm-for-spain-2851685.htmlWed, 16 Nov 2016 14:10:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA U-20 Women's World Cup Papua New Guinea 2016<![CDATA[Spain avenge, Korea DPR advance]]>/u20womensworldcup/news/y=2016/m=11/news=spain-avenge-korea-dpr-advance-2851683.htmlFIFA.com reviews matchday 3 at Papua New Guinea 2016, highlighted by a dose of revenge for Spain over Japan, and an exit for the hosts.]]>Wed, 16 Nov 2016 12:03:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA U-20 Women's World Cup Papua New Guinea 2016<![CDATA[Caldentey on the spot as Spain edge Japan]]>/u20womensworldcup/matches/round=275987/match=300353193/match-report.htmlWed, 16 Nov 2016 08:03:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=Match SummaryTournament=FIFA U-20 Women's World Cup Papua New Guinea 2016<![CDATA[Henderson: England matched world-class Spain]]>/worldcup/news/y=2016/m=11/news=henderson-england-matched-world-class-spain-2851040.htmlJordan Henderson has rued England's concession of two late goals, but praised their effort and offensive performance in a 2-2 draw with Spain in an international friendly.

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Tue, 15 Nov 2016 22:21:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=2018 FIFA World Cup Russia™
<![CDATA[Mariona and Bonmati cooking up a Spanish storm]]>/u20womensworldcup/news/y=2016/m=11/news=mariona-y-bonmati-dos-complices-al-servicio-de-la-rojita-2850727-2850859.htmlFIFA.com spoke exclusively to Mariona Caldentey and Aitana Bonmati, who combined to set Spain on the road to victory against Canada and are now training their sights on Japan. 

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Tue, 15 Nov 2016 14:40:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA U-20 Women's World Cup Papua New Guinea 2016
<![CDATA[Barça’s run ends as Bayern close in]]>/development/news/y=2016/m=11/news=barca-s-run-ends-as-bayern-close-in-2850822.htmlFIFA.com reports on a weekend of mixed emotions for some of the leading lights in women’s club football, with disappointment for Barcelona and joy for the likes of Bayern Munich, Brondby and Melbourne City. ]]>Tue, 15 Nov 2016 11:52:00 GMTArea=Football DevelopmentSection=WomenKind=News<![CDATA[Match officials for the FIFA Club World Japan 2016 appointed]]>/clubworldcup/news/y=2016/m=11/news=match-officials-for-the-fifa-club-world-japan-2016-appointed-2850571.htmlFIFA has announced the match officials who will be in charge at the forthcoming FIFA Club World Cup Japan 2016.

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Tue, 15 Nov 2016 10:38:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=ReleaseTournament=FIFA Club World Cup Japan 2016
<![CDATA[Lopetegui: Everyone lives and breathes football in England]]>/worldcup/news/y=2016/m=11/news=lopetegui-everyone-lives-and-breathes-football-in-england-2850704.htmlMon, 14 Nov 2016 22:39:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=2018 FIFA World Cup Russia™<![CDATA[Cubillas: Neymar is Barcelona’s most important player]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Mon, 14 Nov 2016 15:52:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=2018 FIFA World Cup Russia™<![CDATA[The nominees in numbers]]>/the-best-fifa-football-awards/news/y=2016/m=11/news=the-nominees-in-numbers-2850237.htmlFIFA.com runs a statistical eye over the 53 candidates for four prestigious prizes at The Best FIFA Football Awards.]]>Mon, 14 Nov 2016 15:17:00 GMTArea=The Best AwardsSection=GeneralKind=NewsTournament=The Best – FIFA Football Awards 2016<![CDATA[Big wins and goals aplenty on opening day]]>/u20womensworldcup/news/y=2016/m=11/news=big-wins-and-goals-aplenty-on-opening-day-2850147.htmlSun, 13 Nov 2016 11:38:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA U-20 Women's World Cup Papua New Guinea 2016<![CDATA[Colour and tradition mark PNG Opening Ceremony]]>/u20womensworldcup/news/y=2016/m=11/news=png-2016-opening-ceremony-2849703.htmlSun, 13 Nov 2016 11:05:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA U-20 Women's World Cup Papua New Guinea 2016<![CDATA[Spain off to perfect start with Canada win]]>/u20womensworldcup/matches/round=275987/match=300353162/match-report.htmlSpain started their FIFA U-20 Women's World Cup Papua New Guinea 2016 campaign off with a comfortable 5-0 win over Canada in Group B at Bava Park in Port Moresby.

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Sun, 13 Nov 2016 08:02:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=Match SummaryTournament=FIFA U-20 Women's World Cup Papua New Guinea 2016
<![CDATA[Croatia see off Iceland, Ireland top section]]>/worldcup/news/y=2016/m=11/news=croatia-see-off-iceland-ireland-top-section-2849701.htmlThe latest round of European qualifiers for the 2018 FIFA World Cup Russia had a little bit of everything. FIFA.com takes a look back at Saturday’s thrills and spills.

 

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Sun, 13 Nov 2016 01:48:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=2018 FIFA World Cup Russia™
<![CDATA[Aduriz: I’m proud to be here at my age]]>/worldcup/news/y=2016/m=11/news=aduriz-i-m-proud-to-be-here-at-my-age-2849685.htmlSun, 13 Nov 2016 00:23:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=2018 FIFA World Cup Russia™