<![CDATA[FIFA.com - News]]>http://www.fifa.com/index.htmlenCopyright ©1994 - 2014 FIFA. All rights reservedSat, 19 Apr 2014 21:07:00 GMTSun, 20 Apr 2014 09:53:21 GMTFIFA.comFIFA.comhttp://www.fifa.com/imgml/rssheader.gif http://www.fifa.com/index.html13928FIFA.com RSS<![CDATA[Cavani brace seals PSG League Cup win]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Uruguayan international Edinson Cavani scored a brace to lead Paris Saint-Germain to a 2-1 win over Lyon and clinch the French Coupe de la Ligue. 

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Sat, 19 Apr 2014 21:07:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=News
<![CDATA[Toulouse duo sign contract extensions]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Fri, 18 Apr 2014 17:37:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=Ligue 1 2013/2014<![CDATA[55 days to go]]>/worldcup/news/y=2014/m=4/news=55-days-to-go-2320377.htmlFIFA.com is counting down to the FIFA World Cup with a corresponding trivia fact on every one of the final 100 days. We continue by shining the focus on its extra-time encounters.]]>Fri, 18 Apr 2014 08:48:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=100 days to goTournament=2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil ™<![CDATA[56 days to go]]>/worldcup/news/y=2014/m=4/news=56-days-to-go-2320040.htmlFIFA.com is counting down to the FIFA World Cup with a corresponding trivia fact on every one of the final 100 days. This one highlights the players who have played in the biggest fixture on planet football more than once.]]>Thu, 17 Apr 2014 07:23:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=100 days to goTournament=2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil ™<![CDATA[Guingamp shock Monaco, through to final]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Wed, 16 Apr 2014 22:59:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=News<![CDATA[Aulis Rytkonen passes away at 85]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Aulis Rytkonen, the first Finnish professional footballer, passed away at the age of 85 on 16 April the Football Association of Finland confirmed on Wednesday.

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Wed, 16 Apr 2014 19:17:00 GMTArea=ClassicSection=ObituariesKind=News
<![CDATA[Hard graft paying off for Gradel]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=​After having his season wrecked by a knee injury, Saint-Etienne winger Max Gradel is making up for lost time after he has worked himself back to fitness, with hopes of making it to the 2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil.]]>Wed, 16 Apr 2014 14:35:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=Ligue 1 2013/2014<![CDATA[Rennes edge Angers to reach final]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Tue, 15 Apr 2014 22:35:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=News<![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[58 days to go]]>/worldcup/news/y=2014/m=4/news=58-days-to-go-2319087.htmlFIFA.com is counting down to the FIFA World Cup with a corresponding trivia fact on every one of the final 100 days. Here we shine the focus on a Frenchman who set a scoring record in ’58.]]>Tue, 15 Apr 2014 06:42:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=100 days to goTournament=2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil ™<![CDATA[Lyon stun PSG, Nantes boosted by win]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Paris Saint-Germain ended a tough week with another loss, this one at the hands of Lyon who beat the French Ligue 1 leaders 1-0 on Sunday, while Saint-Etienne battled back to draw Reims 2-2 and Nantes beat Guingamp 1-0.

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Sun, 13 Apr 2014 23:17:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=Ligue 1 2013/2014
<![CDATA[Monaco win forces PSG to wait]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Claudio Ranieri's Monaco defeated Rennes 1-0 on the road to delay Paris Saint-Germain securing their second straight French Ligue 1 title, while Lille beat Valenciennes to sit comfortably in third. 

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Sat, 12 Apr 2014 20:13:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=Ligue 1 2013/2014
<![CDATA[Six modern cup miracles]]>http://www.fifa.com/world-match-centre/news/newsid/231/810/3/index.html?cid=rssfeed&att=Sat, 12 Apr 2014 10:38:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=News<![CDATA[Germany march on, Matildas triumph]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Another round of thrilling UEFA qualifiers took place ahead of Canada 2015, while Australia caused a stir in beating Brazil 2-1 in a friendly down under. FIFA.com reviews the action.

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Sat, 12 Apr 2014 09:01:00 GMTArea=Football DevelopmentSection=WomenKind=News
<![CDATA[Marseille win late at Montpellier]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=A late goal from Dimitri Payet was enough for Marseille to edge Montpellier 3-2 on the road, bringing the club closer to a UEFA Europa League berth.

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Fri, 11 Apr 2014 21:50:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=Ligue 1 2013/2014
<![CDATA[Final gamers secure their seats]]>http://www.fifa.com/interactiveworldcup/news/newsid=2315911/index.html?cid=rssfeed&att=The final names to secure a ticket to Brazil through online qualification are confirmed. It's time to pack for Brazil!

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Fri, 11 Apr 2014 15:43:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA Interactive World Cup 2014
<![CDATA[PSG hope to seal title after Euro shock]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Fri, 11 Apr 2014 00:25:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=Ligue 1 2013/2014<![CDATA[Ibra recovering in Sweden, return unknown]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Thu, 10 Apr 2014 17:04:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=Ligue 1 2013/2014<![CDATA[Conte: Juve focus is on final four]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Wed, 09 Apr 2014 14:20:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=News<![CDATA[Young guns and golden oldies ]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=FIFA.com's latest stats review.]]>Wed, 09 Apr 2014 09:01:00 GMTArea=News CentreSection=Week in StatsKind=News<![CDATA[Mourinho hails "special" Blues]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Tue, 08 Apr 2014 23:16:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=UEFA Champions League 2013/2014<![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[Matuidi: Qualification was magical]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=FIFA.com, he talks Ligue 1, Champions League, World Cup - and being teased by Zlatan Ibrahimovic.]]>Tue, 08 Apr 2014 11:15:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=UEFA Champions League 2013/2014<![CDATA[Mourinho: Blues can beat PSG]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Tue, 08 Apr 2014 04:34:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=UEFA Champions League 2013/2014<![CDATA[Bosetti injury blow for Nice]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Nice forward Alexy Bosetti suffered a sprained ankle in his club's 1-1 draw against Saint-Etienne and will miss the rest of the 2013/14 French Ligue 1 season. 

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Mon, 07 Apr 2014 16:21:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=Ligue 1 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[Monaco tighten grip on second, Lyon win]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Sun, 06 Apr 2014 22:24:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=Ligue 1 2013/2014<![CDATA[Happy Birthday to you!]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=FIFA.com ​takes a look ahead to the week's footballing birthdays, with a FIFA World Cup-winning goalkeeper, a combative French midfielder and a Swiss schemer all celebrating this week.

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Sun, 06 Apr 2014 11:25:00 GMTArea=News CentreSection=BirthdaysKind=News
<![CDATA[PSG put one hand on trophy, Lille win ]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Paris Saint-Germain defeated Reims 3-0 to take a 16-point lead over Monaco in the French Ligue 1 table despite forward Zlatan Ibrahimovic being out injured, while nine-man Lille beat Toulouse 2-1 away.

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Sat, 05 Apr 2014 22:02:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=Ligue 1 2013/2014
<![CDATA[Ayew hat-trick snaps Marseille skid]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Fri, 04 Apr 2014 20:53:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=Ligue 1 2013/2014<![CDATA[Ibrahimovic blow for PSG]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Fri, 04 Apr 2014 14:56:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=News<![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[Mourinho: We paid the price for our mistakes]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Chelsea manager Jose Mourinho praised his troops for demonstrating good discipline during their 3-1 loss at Paris Saint-Germain in Wednesday's UEFA Champions League quarter-final first leg but regrets missing several chances.

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Thu, 03 Apr 2014 00:10:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=UEFA Champions League 2013/2014
<![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[Pastore gem gives PSG two-goal cushion]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Wed, 02 Apr 2014 22:04:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=UEFA Champions League 2013/2014<![CDATA[Makelele: Zlatan has the right ingredients]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Wed, 02 Apr 2014 11:55:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=GeneralKind=Interview<![CDATA[Juve, Lyon prepared for tough Europa clash]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Wed, 02 Apr 2014 00:30:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=News<![CDATA[Blanc hits back at Mourinho]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Tue, 01 Apr 2014 15:39:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=UEFA Champions League 2013/2014<![CDATA[United and Bayern top last-eight bill ]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Mon, 31 Mar 2014 18:26:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=UEFA Champions League 2013/2014<![CDATA[Roma calm on Garcia contract talks]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Mon, 31 Mar 2014 12:19:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=News<![CDATA[Women’s round-up: March 2014]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Mon, 31 Mar 2014 09:50:00 GMTArea=Football DevelopmentSection=WomenKind=News<![CDATA[Mourinho: We can bounce back at PSG]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=After suffering a shock 1-0 loss to Crystal Palace at Selhurst Park on Saturday, Chelsea manager Jose Mourinho believes his side can bounce back when the Blues travel to Paris on Wednesday.

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Sun, 30 Mar 2014 23:38:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=UEFA Champions League 2013/2014
<![CDATA[Saint-Etienne triumph, Lille victorious]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Sun, 30 Mar 2014 22:39:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=Ligue 1 2013/2014<![CDATA[Happy Birthday to you!]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Our weekly round-up of the upcoming footballing birthdays sees a Ukrainian stalwart, a Bosnian creator, an Aussie veteran and a former Romania forward all celebrating this week.

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Sun, 30 Mar 2014 11:14:00 GMTArea=News CentreSection=BirthdaysKind=News
<![CDATA[Evian stun Monaco, Marseille draw]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Monaco suffered a surprise 1-0 defeat away to Evian to leave Paris Saint-Germain 13 points clear at the top of the Ligue 1 table with just seven games left, while Marseille drew 1-1 away to Sochaux.

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Sat, 29 Mar 2014 21:28:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=Ligue 1 2013/2014
<![CDATA[PSG win again ahead of Chelsea showdown]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=With one eye on their midweek UEFA Champions League clash with Chelsea, Paris Saint-Germain recorded a narrow 1-0 win over Nice, taking them one step closer to the Ligue 1 title. 

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Fri, 28 Mar 2014 21:49:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=Ligue 1 2013/2014
<![CDATA[Germany close on USA, France hit all-time high]]>http://www.fifa.com/worldranking/news/women/newsid=2304079/index.html?cid=rssfeed&att=Fri, 28 Mar 2014 09:01:00 GMTArea=World RankingSection=Women RankingKind=News<![CDATA[Outfield players step in goal]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=The history of football is full of examples with outfield players forced into pulling on goalkeeping gloves. FIFA.com looks at some of the most striking anecdotes from this rare occurrence.    

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Fri, 28 Mar 2014 08:28:00 GMTArea=News CentreSection=Off The BallKind=News
<![CDATA[Rennes stun Lille to reach Cup semis]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Rennes put their Ligue 1 struggles behind them to reach the Coupe de France semi-finals after a 2-0 home win over Lille thanks to goals from Kamil Grosicki and Romain Alessandrini. 

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Thu, 27 Mar 2014 22:15:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=News