<![CDATA[FIFA.com - News]]>http://www.fifa.com/index.htmlenCopyright ©1994 - 2014 FIFA. All rights reservedSat, 30 Aug 2014 22:17:00 GMTSat, 30 Aug 2014 22:47:37 GMTFIFA.comFIFA.comhttp://www.fifa.com/imgml/rssheader.gif http://www.fifa.com/index.html13928FIFA.com RSS<![CDATA[Lille stutter at Monaco, Rennes clip ten-man Caen]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Lille drew 1-1 with Monaco as a result of Dimitar Berbatov's second-half equaliser to miss an opportunity to move atop the French Ligue 1 table, Rennes beat a ten-man Caen side 1-0 and Newly-promoted Lens beat Reims 4-2.

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Sat, 30 Aug 2014 22:17:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=Ligue 1 2014/2015
<![CDATA[Bielsa's Marseille in Mediterranean derby rout]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Marseille made it two wins in a row in Ligue 1 after securing a convincing 4-0 win against Mediterranean rivals Nice. 

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Fri, 29 Aug 2014 20:46:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=Ligue 1 2014/2015
<![CDATA[Spurs draw Besiktas, Everton get Lille]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Fri, 29 Aug 2014 12:56:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=News<![CDATA[Uncapped quintet amongst Spain squad]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Fri, 29 Aug 2014 12:13:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=National TeamsKind=NewsTournament=Friendly<![CDATA[Spurs, Inter make draw, Lyon, Hull miss out]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Tottenham, Inter Milan, PSV, and Saint-Etienne were among clubs which qualified for the UEFA Europa League group stage draw but among those failing to make it across the play-off line were Lyon, Real Sociedad, and Hull City.

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Thu, 28 Aug 2014 21:31:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=News
<![CDATA[Liverpool draw champions, City face Bayern]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Liverpool's return to Europe's elite competition was marked by drawing holders Real Madrid, while Arsenal, Manchester City and Chelsea all drew familiar foes in the 2014/15 UEFA Champions League draw. 

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Thu, 28 Aug 2014 17:24:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=UEFA Champions League 2014/2015
<![CDATA[Deschamps names young France squad]]>http://www.fifa.com/world-match-centre/news/newsid/242/849/2/index.html?cid=rssfeed&att=Thu, 28 Aug 2014 14:25:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=National TeamsKind=News<![CDATA[Totti’s last shot at the Scudetto?]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=FIFA.com profiles Roma’s preparations for a crack at the Serie A title, including how they plan to utilise Francesco Totti in what could prove his last season.]]>Thu, 28 Aug 2014 09:57:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=Serie A TIM 2014/2015<![CDATA[Outfield players step in goal]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=FIFA.com looks at some of the most striking anecdotes from this rare occurrence.    ]]>Thu, 28 Aug 2014 08:28:00 GMTArea=News CentreSection=Off The BallKind=News<![CDATA[Aspirants target Europa group stage]]>http://www.fifa.com/world-match-centre/news/newsid/242/775/9/index.html?cid=rssfeed&att=Wed, 27 Aug 2014 00:40:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=News<![CDATA[Maribor clip Celtic, Zenit cruise]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Maribor shocked Celtic in the return leg of their UEFA Champions League play-off round match-up in Scotland with a 2-1 aggregate victory, sending the Slovenian side into the group stage and the Hoops into the UEFA Europa League.

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Tue, 26 Aug 2014 22:07:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=UEFA Champions League 2014/2015
<![CDATA[U-20 women cap Germany's golden summer]]>/u20womensworldcup/news/y=2014/m=8/news=u-20-women-cap-germany-s-golden-summer-2427200.htmlFIFA.com reflects on a FIFA U-20 Women's World Cup that brought more silverware for Germany, showcased some outstanding youngsters and whetted appetites for next year's senior finals.]]>Tue, 26 Aug 2014 09:55:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA U-20 Women's World Cup Canada 2014<![CDATA[Germany crowned, France end on a high]]>/u20womensworldcup/news/y=2014/m=8/news=germany-crowned-france-end-on-a-high-2426672.htmlMon, 25 Aug 2014 05:34:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA U-20 Women's World Cup Canada 2014<![CDATA[France beat Korea DPR, bag bronze ]]>/u20womensworldcup/matches/round=268006/match=300251260/match-report.htmlAn entertaining second-half at Montreal's Olympic Stadium featured five goals that gave France a 3-2 win over Korea DPR to take third place at the FIFA U-20 Women's World Cup.

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Sun, 24 Aug 2014 22:56:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=Match SummaryTournament=FIFA U-20 Women's World Cup Canada 2014
<![CDATA[Falcao seals Monaco's first win, Lyon beaten]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Monaco picked up their first points of the French Ligue 1 season on Sunday after Falcao's goal sealed a 1-0 victory over Nantes, while Lens beat Lyon 1-0 and Saint-Etienne and Rennes battled to a goalless draw.

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Sun, 24 Aug 2014 22:43:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=Ligue 1 2014/2015
<![CDATA[Four coaches, four opinions ]]>/u20womensworldcup/news/y=2014/m=8/news=four-coaches-four-opinions-2426144.htmlSun, 24 Aug 2014 07:41:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA U-20 Women's World Cup Canada 2014<![CDATA[Bordeaux stay perfect, Marseille earn first win]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Bordeaux have won third third straight match in the young French Ligue 1 season, Willy Sagnol's side taking down Nice 3-1, while Marseille earned their first win with a 1-0 victory over Guingamp and Lille remained unbeaten with a 2-0 triumph.

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Sat, 23 Aug 2014 21:51:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=Ligue 1 2014/2015
<![CDATA[Lavogez: It's been a wonderful adventure]]>/u20womensworldcup/news/y=2014/m=8/news=lavogez-it-s-been-a-wonderful-adventure-2425665.htmlFIFA.com about the buzz her performances have generated.]]>Sat, 23 Aug 2014 08:59:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA U-20 Women's World Cup Canada 2014<![CDATA[Ten-man PSG held by struggling Evian]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=French Ligue 1 holders Paris Saint-Germain were forced to settle for a goalless draw at Evian after having Yohan Cabaye sent off in Annecy. 

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Fri, 22 Aug 2014 20:42:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=Ligue 1 2014/2015
<![CDATA[Hannover sign French forward Briand]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=German Bundesliga side Hannover announced the signing of French international forward Jimmy Briand from Lyon on a one-year deal.  

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Fri, 22 Aug 2014 15:04:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=Bundesliga 2014/2015
<![CDATA[Evian bring in Tejeda]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Fri, 22 Aug 2014 14:33:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=Ligue 1 2014/2015<![CDATA[Lionesses roar, USA find goalscoring form]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=FIFA.com wraps up this week’s women’s international action led by England winning through to Canada 2015 amid a host of qualifiers in Europe, while world No1 USA eased to yet another win on home soil.]]>Fri, 22 Aug 2014 08:23:00 GMTArea=Football DevelopmentSection=WomenKind=News<![CDATA[Spurs win in Cyprus, Hull beaten]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Tottenham Hotspur closed in on a place in the group stage of the UEFA Europa League after coming from behind to win 2-1 away to AEL Limassol in Cyprus in their play-off first leg, while Hull City lost 1-0 away to Lokeren.

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Thu, 21 Aug 2014 20:54:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=News
<![CDATA[Brandao suspended after PSG clash]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Bastia striker Brandao has been provisionally suspended until 18 September by the Disciplinary Committee of the Ligue de Football Professionnel.

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Thu, 21 Aug 2014 20:32:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=Ligue 1 2014/2015
<![CDATA[Girard: European hopes not dead]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Thu, 21 Aug 2014 10:13:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=UEFA Champions League 2014/2015<![CDATA[Troussier's magic touches down in Tunisia]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=FIFA.com about his return to Africa after a four-year absence and his immediate success with Tunisian club CS Sfaxien.]]>Thu, 21 Aug 2014 09:13:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=CAF Champions League 2014 <![CDATA[Oshoala excels as Nigeria, Germany reach final ]]>/u20womensworldcup/news/y=2014/m=8/news=oshoala-excels-as-nigeria-germany-reach-final-2424170.htmlFIFA.com rounds up the action from a dramatic and goal-laden day of semi-final action at the FIFA U-20 Women's World Cup, one which culminated in joy for Germany and Nigeria.]]>Thu, 21 Aug 2014 04:49:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA U-20 Women's World Cup Canada 2014<![CDATA[Germany break French hearts ]]>/u20womensworldcup/matches/round=268004/match=300251270/match-report.htmlThu, 21 Aug 2014 01:55:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=Match SummaryTournament=FIFA U-20 Women's World Cup Canada 2014<![CDATA[Evian next up for injury-hit PSG]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Thu, 21 Aug 2014 00:15:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=Ligue 1 2014/2015<![CDATA[Porto pip Lille, Zenit win at Liege]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Porto and Zenit St. Petersburg recorded significant 1-0 victories at Lille and Standard Liege, respectively on Wednesday night in the UEFA Champions League play-off round, while Celtic earned a 1-1 draw at Maribor.

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Wed, 20 Aug 2014 22:05:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=UEFA Champions League 2014/2015
<![CDATA[Mbock Bathy: I'm asked to be France's leader ]]>/u20womensworldcup/news/y=2014/m=8/news=mbock-bathy-i-m-asked-to-be-france-s-leader-2423405.html FIFA.com about her crucial role in France's team and looks ahead to a semi-final rematch with the Germany team they beat at the same stage of the European finals.]]>Tue, 19 Aug 2014 06:52:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA U-20 Women's World Cup Canada 2014<![CDATA[Celtic look to seize second Champions League chance]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Tue, 19 Aug 2014 00:01:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=UEFA Champions League 2014/2015<![CDATA[Cardiff's Theophile-Catherine loaned to Saint-Etienne]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Kevin Theophile-Catherine has returned to his native France to play for Saint-Etienne for the season after Cardiff City loaned the defender to the French Ligue 1 side on Monday.

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Mon, 18 Aug 2014 19:54:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=Ligue 1 2014/2015
<![CDATA[Benitez wary of Athletic challenge]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Mon, 18 Aug 2014 10:43:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=UEFA Champions League 2014/2015<![CDATA[Lucas: I know Dunga will be watching me]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=FIFA.com about his playing style, life at Paris Saint-Germain and hopes of cementing a place in the Brazil squad.]]>Mon, 18 Aug 2014 09:25:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=GeneralKind=Interview<![CDATA[Nigeria ease through, France progress on pens]]>/u20womensworldcup/news/y=2014/m=8/news=nigeria-ease-through-france-progress-on-pens-2423024.html

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Mon, 18 Aug 2014 08:24:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA U-20 Women's World Cup Canada 2014
<![CDATA[Penalties take France through in Montreal ]]>/u20womensworldcup/matches/round=268002/match=300251258/match-report.htmlMon, 18 Aug 2014 02:47:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=Match SummaryTournament=FIFA U-20 Women's World Cup Canada 2014<![CDATA[Bordeaux hammer Monaco, Saint-Etienne keep pace]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Dimitar Berbatov gave Monaco a 1-0 lead over Bordeaux at half-time, but Les Girondins fired back with four unanswered second-half goals to win 4-1, while Saint-Etienne join Willy Sagnol's side atop the French Ligue 1 table after beating Reims 3-1.

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Sun, 17 Aug 2014 22:08:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=Ligue 1 2014/2015
<![CDATA[PSG confirm Motta nose broken in Brandao clash]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Paris Saint-Germain's Thiago Motta has suffered a broken nose as a result of a clash with Brandao after Saturday's 2-0 win over Bastia and the club also confirmed Zlatan Ibrahimovic incurred a partial tear of the left oblique muscle of the 12th rib.

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Sun, 17 Aug 2014 18:19:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=Ligue 1 2014/2015
<![CDATA[Happy Birthday to you!]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Sun, 17 Aug 2014 09:03:00 GMTArea=News CentreSection=BirthdaysKind=News<![CDATA[PSG claim first win, Rennes thrash Evian]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Paris Saint-Germain secured their first Ligue 1 win of the season with a straightforward 2-0 success at home to Bastia, while Rennes thrashed Evian 6-2 to record their first win of the campaign. 

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Sat, 16 Aug 2014 21:46:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=Ligue 1 2014/2015
<![CDATA[Robert: France can play even better]]>/u20womensworldcup/news/y=2014/m=8/news=robert-france-can-play-even-better-2421887.htmlFIFA.com about Les Bleuettes'  100 per cent record, areas for improvement and her exchange with a TV cameraman.]]>Sat, 16 Aug 2014 14:33:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA U-20 Women's World Cup Canada 2014<![CDATA[The Week in Quotes]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Featuring a selection of English Premier League players and managers looking ahead to their opening weekend, the Pope basking in his team's recent triumph, Rory McIlroy pondering how he can carry all of his recent trophies into Old Trafford and much more.

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Sat, 16 Aug 2014 10:21:00 GMTArea=News CentreSection=Week in QuotesKind=News
<![CDATA[Lille edge newly-promoted Caen]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Belgian forward Divock Origi's penalty in the 69th minute was enough for Lille to claim their first victory of the 2014/15 French Ligue 1 season over newly-promoted Caen. 

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Fri, 15 Aug 2014 20:37:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=Ligue 1 2014/2015
<![CDATA[Makelele bidding to be thorn in PSG's side]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Fri, 15 Aug 2014 00:30:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=Ligue 1 2014/2015<![CDATA[Latest transfer insights of “Big 5” football markets revealed in new report from FIFA TMS ]]>http://www.fifa.com/aboutfifa/organisation/footballgovernance/news/newsid=2421361/index.html?cid=rssfeed&att=Thu, 14 Aug 2014 17:28:00 GMTArea=OrganisationSection=Football GovernanceKind=News<![CDATA[Abidal announces France retirement]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Defender Eric Abidal has followed Franck Ribery in announcing his retirement from the France national team, saying "it is time to close the door" on his international career.

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Thu, 14 Aug 2014 14:14:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=National TeamsKind=News
<![CDATA[Ribery's seven defining moments for France]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=FIFA.com reflects on a septet of Frank Ribery's key moments in a France shirt.]]>Thu, 14 Aug 2014 13:38:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=National TeamsKind=News<![CDATA[Ibrahimovic: I can and will win the Champions League]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Thu, 14 Aug 2014 10:16:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=News<![CDATA[France reign supreme, Korea Republic progress]]>/u20womensworldcup/news/y=2014/m=8/news=france-reign-supreme-korea-republic-progress-2421161.htmlIn the final round of group matches at Canada 2014, France won 3-0 against Paraguay to top Group D, while New Zealand, Nigeria and Korea Republic joined them in the knockout stages.

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Thu, 14 Aug 2014 08:04:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA U-20 Women's World Cup Canada 2014