<![CDATA[FIFA.com - News]]>http://www.fifa.com/index.htmlenCopyright ©1994 - 2015 FIFA. All rights reservedSun, 04 Dec 2016 16:59:00 GMTTue, 06 Dec 2016 10:06:08 GMTFIFA.comFIFA.comhttp://www.fifa.com/imgml/rssheader.gif http://www.fifa.com/index.html13928FIFA.com RSS<![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[Golden consolation for Chavas]]>/u20womensworldcup/news/y=2016/m=12/news=golden-consolation-for-chavas-2857882-2857904.htmlFrance’s Mylene Chavas picked up the adidas Golden Glove on Saturday, giving the dejected goalkeeper some consolation after her side’s 3-1 defeat to Korea DPR in the final.

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Sat, 03 Dec 2016 16:36:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA U-20 Women's World Cup Papua New Guinea 2016
<![CDATA[Asia’s young starlets shine]]>/u20womensworldcup/news/y=2016/m=12/news=asia-s-young-starlets-shine-2857881.htmlSat, 03 Dec 2016 15:01:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA U-20 Women's World Cup Papua New Guinea 2016<![CDATA[Kim So Hyang's sweet taste of revenge]]>/u20womensworldcup/news/y=2016/m=12/news=kim-so-hyang-s-sweet-taste-of-revenge-2857905.htmlAfter two painful defeats by France over the last four years, Kim So Hyang finally got some payback today in none other than the final of the FIFA U-20 Women's World Cup Papua New Guinea 2016. FIFA.com spoke with her after the victory.

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Sat, 03 Dec 2016 14:57:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA U-20 Women's World Cup Papua New Guinea 2016
<![CDATA[Crowning glory for Asian duo]]>/u20womensworldcup/news/y=2016/m=12/news=crowning-glory-for-asian-duo-2857829.htmlFIFA.com reviews the denouement to the 2016 FIFA U-20 Women's World Cup as East Asian sides dominated the final day, capped by Korea DPR's second title win.]]>Sat, 03 Dec 2016 13:22:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA U-20 Women's World Cup Papua New Guinea 2016<![CDATA[Korea DPR comeback seals second crown]]>/u20womensworldcup/matches/round=276005/match=300353173/match-report.htmlSat, 03 Dec 2016 11:27:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=Match SummaryTournament=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[Cissoko and Geyoro powering the France machine]]>/u20womensworldcup/news/y=2016/m=12/news=cissoko-and-geyoro-powering-the-france-machine-2857444.htmlFIFA.com about doing the dirty work for France at PNG 206 and their areas for improvement.]]>Fri, 02 Dec 2016 12:27:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA U-20 Women's World Cup Papua New Guinea 2016<![CDATA[Goals, a golden oldie and a cosmopolitan club]]>/news/y=2016/m=12/news=goals-a-golden-oldie-and-a-cosmopolitan-club-2857319.htmlFIFA.com’s latest stats review, along with an ageless legend in Sao Paulo and goals galore in Central Canada.]]>Fri, 02 Dec 2016 09:21:00 GMTArea=News CentreSection=Week in StatsKind=News<![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[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[Eyquem: May the best team win]]>/u20womensworldcup/news/y=2016/m=12/news=eyquem-may-the-best-team-win-2857249.htmlThu, 01 Dec 2016 10:49:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA U-20 Women's World Cup Papua New Guinea 2016<![CDATA[Sinama-Pongolle, from Trinidad to Thailand]]>/u17worldcup/news/y=2016/m=11/news=sinama-pongolle-from-trinidad-to-thailand-2857195.htmlThu, 01 Dec 2016 10:00:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA U-17 World Cup India 2017<![CDATA[Aubameyang challenges Bolt to race]]>/worldcup/news/y=2016/m=11/news=aubameyang-challenges-bolt-to-race-2857122.htmlThu, 01 Dec 2016 00:33:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=2018 FIFA World Cup Russia™<![CDATA[Penalty queen Jon’s nerves of steel]]>/u20womensworldcup/news/y=2016/m=11/news=penalty-queen-jon-s-nerves-of-steel-2856781.htmlFIFA.com hears from Korea DPR's Jon So Yon, scorer of five FIFA U-20 Women's World Cup penalties, on the secrets to her success.]]>Wed, 30 Nov 2016 11:55:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA U-20 Women's World Cup Papua New Guinea 2016<![CDATA[France visit Fisherman's island]]>/u20womensworldcup/news/y=2016/m=11/news=france-visit-fisherman-s-island-2856761.htmlHaving already sampled the delights of Nature Park and the Port Moresby museum, France ventured out on a third expedition since arriving at the FIFA U-20 Women's World Cup with a trip to Fisherman's Island, an island paradise off the coast of Papua New Guinea's capital.

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Wed, 30 Nov 2016 10:39:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA U-20 Women's World Cup Papua New Guinea 2016
<![CDATA[Soubeyrand: The final will be unforgettable for France]]>/u20womensworldcup/news/y=2016/m=11/news=soubeyrand-the-final-will-be-unforgettable-for-france-2856650.htmlLegendary former France midfielder Sandrine Soubeyrand, who is now coordinator of France’s youth teams, spoke to FIFA.com after Les Bleuettes' semi-final victory over Japan.

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Tue, 29 Nov 2016 14:41:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA U-20 Women's World Cup Papua New Guinea 2016
<![CDATA[A rollercoaster of excitement lasting 240 minutes]]>/u20womensworldcup/news/y=2016/m=11/news=a-rollercoaster-of-excitement-lasting-240-minutes-2856643.htmlKorea DPR and France will contest the final of the FIFA U-20 Women’s World Cup Papua New Guinea 2016, having both emerged victorious from dramatic semi-final encounters decided after extra time.

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Tue, 29 Nov 2016 14:02:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA U-20 Women's World Cup Papua New Guinea 2016
<![CDATA[History-making France defy Japan with extra-time heroics]]>/u20womensworldcup/matches/round=276001/match=300353180/match-report.htmlFrance are into their first FIFA U-20 Women’s World Cup final after a 2-1 extra-time victory ended the hopes of in-form Japan.

 
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Tue, 29 Nov 2016 12:06:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=Match SummaryTournament=FIFA U-20 Women's World Cup Papua New Guinea 2016
<![CDATA[Meet the multi-faceted Gilles Eyquem]]>/u20womensworldcup/news/y=2016/m=11/news=meet-the-multi-faceted-gilles-eyquem-2855630.htmlMon, 28 Nov 2016 00:40:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA U-20 Women's World Cup Papua New Guinea 2016<![CDATA[Four coaches, four stories]]>/u20womensworldcup/news/y=2016/m=11/news=four-coaches-four-stories-2855675.htmlFIFA.com hears from each of the four coaches to hear about their tournament experiences, and look at how they approach the game.]]>Mon, 28 Nov 2016 00:24:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA U-20 Women's World Cup Papua New Guinea 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[Takakura: 2011 was the turning point for Japanese women's football]]>/u20womensworldcup/news/y=2016/m=11/news=takakura-2011-was-a-turning-point-for-women-s-football-in-japan-2855620.htmlFIFA.com how winning the FIFA Women's World Cup was the turning point for football in her nation.]]>Sun, 27 Nov 2016 10:31:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA U-20 Women's World Cup Papua New Guinea 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[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[Chavas stands tall for France]]>/u20womensworldcup/news/y=2016/m=11/news=chavas-stands-tall-for-france-2855186.htmlMylene Chavas became the first goalkeeper to be awarded the Live Your Goals Player of the Match award at the FIFA U-20 Women's World Cup Papua New Guinea 2016 after France's 1-0 win against Germany in the quarter-finals. She spoke with FIFA.com after her show-stopping performance.

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Fri, 25 Nov 2016 15:30:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA U-20 Women's World Cup Papua New Guinea 2016
<![CDATA[Day of shattered dreams]]>/u20womensworldcup/news/y=2016/m=11/news=day-of-shattered-dreams-2855163.htmlFri, 25 Nov 2016 13:06:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA U-20 Women's World Cup Papua New Guinea 2016<![CDATA[Cascarino strike sends holders out]]>/u20womensworldcup/matches/round=275999/match=300353186/match-report.htmlFri, 25 Nov 2016 11:28:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=Match SummaryTournament=FIFA U-20 Women's World Cup Papua New Guinea 2016<![CDATA[Orschmann twins united in happiness]]>/u20womensworldcup/news/y=2016/m=11/news=orschmann-twins-united-in-happiness-2854122.htmlFIFA.com caught up with German twins Katya and Dina Orschmann in Papua New Guinea ahead of their FIFA U-20 Women's World Cup quarter-final meet with France.

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Wed, 23 Nov 2016 11:36:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA U-20 Women's World Cup Papua New Guinea 2016
<![CDATA[Cascarino twins central to the French cause]]>/u20womensworldcup/news/y=2016/m=11/news=cascarino-twins-central-to-the-french-cause-2854016.htmlTue, 22 Nov 2016 17:38:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA U-20 Women's World Cup Papua New Guinea 2016<![CDATA[Bayern reach summit as French duo march in step]]>/development/news/y=2016/m=11/news=bayern-reach-summit-as-french-duo-march-in-step-2853984.htmlFIFA.com reviews the latest women's club action after Bayern Munich moved top in Germany, Lyon and PSG flexed their muscles in France and Brondby topped the regular-season standings in Denmark.

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Tue, 22 Nov 2016 12:15:00 GMTArea=Football DevelopmentSection=WomenKind=News
<![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[Derbies lined-up as quarter-finals confirmed]]>/u20womensworldcup/news/y=2016/m=11/news=derbies-lined-up-as-quarter-finals-confirmed-2853819.htmlFIFA.com reviews the conclusion to the group stage at Papua New Guinea 2016 as Germany eased through, while fellow three-time winners USA endured a tense evening.]]>Mon, 21 Nov 2016 12:37:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA U-20 Women's World Cup Papua New Guinea 2016<![CDATA[Unbeaten France advance to knockout stages]]>/u20womensworldcup/matches/round=275987/match=300353170/match-report.htmlMon, 21 Nov 2016 08:20:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=Match SummaryTournament=FIFA U-20 Women's World Cup Papua New Guinea 2016<![CDATA[Happy Birthday to you!]]>/news/y=2016/m=11/news=happy-birthday-to-you-2852961.htmlIn our regular Sunday feature, FIFA.com presents you with some of the biggest names in football who will be celebrating their birthdays over the coming week.

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Sun, 20 Nov 2016 10:39:00 GMTArea=News CentreSection=BirthdaysKind=News
<![CDATA[A historic triumph for Las Superpoderosas]]>/development/news/y=2016/m=11/news=a-historic-triumph-for-las-superpoderosas-2852721.html As we look back on the greatest moments from the FIFA Women's World Cup's 25 years, we turn our gaze to a historic triumph for Colombia at Canada 2015.

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Sat, 19 Nov 2016 15:59:00 GMTArea=Football DevelopmentSection=WomenKind=News
<![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[France get a taste of PNG's natural beauty]]>/u20womensworldcup/news/y=2016/m=11/news=france-get-a-taste-of-png-s-natural-beauty-2852635.htmlFri, 18 Nov 2016 11:21:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA U-20 Women's World Cup Papua New Guinea 2016<![CDATA[Germany fire as USA, Korea Republic bounce back]]>/u20womensworldcup/news/y=2016/m=11/news=germany-fire-as-usa-korea-republic-bounce-back-2852510.htmlFIFA.com reviews a fascinating matchday 4 at the FIFA U-20 Women's World Cup highlighted by thumping wins for Germany and Korea Republic, a first victory for USA, as well as drama between France and Ghana.]]>Thu, 17 Nov 2016 12:52:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA U-20 Women's World Cup Papua New Guinea 2016<![CDATA[France late show denies Ghana famous win]]>/u20womensworldcup/matches/round=275987/match=300353181/match-report.htmlThu, 17 Nov 2016 00:04:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=Match SummaryTournament=FIFA U-20 Women's World Cup Papua New Guinea 2016<![CDATA[Varane: I remind Giroud about bossing him]]>/worldcup/news/y=2016/m=11/news=varane-i-remind-giroud-about-bossing-him-2850753.htmlTue, 15 Nov 2016 07:13:00 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[Favourites make faltering start]]>/u20womensworldcup/news/y=2016/m=11/news=favourites-make-faltering-start-2850662.htmlThe old adage that ‘the first step is the hardest’ certainly rang true for the competition’s two most successful teams on the second matchday of the FIFA U-20 Women’s World Cup Papua New Guinea 2016.

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Mon, 14 Nov 2016 12:50:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA U-20 Women's World Cup Papua New Guinea 2016
<![CDATA[Stalemate for USA, France ]]>/u20womensworldcup/matches/round=275987/match=300353191/match-report.htmlMon, 14 Nov 2016 08:00:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=Match SummaryTournament=FIFA U-20 Women's World Cup Papua New Guinea 2016<![CDATA[Rising star Karchaoui seeking more days in the sun]]>/u20womensworldcup/news/y=2016/m=11/news=rising-star-karchaoui-seeking-more-days-in-the-sun-2850098.htmlFIFA.com hears from Sakina Karchaoui who is set to be a key performer at Papua New Guinea 2016 having already represented France at the Rio Olympics.]]>Sun, 13 Nov 2016 12:23:00 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[Happy Birthday to you!]]>/news/y=2016/m=11/news=happy-birthday-to-you-2849760.htmlFIFA.com presents you with some of the biggest names in football who will be celebrating their birthdays over the coming week.]]>Sun, 13 Nov 2016 09:05:00 GMTArea=News CentreSection=BirthdaysKind=News<![CDATA[European favourites march on]]>/worldcup/news/y=2016/m=11/news=european-favourites-march-on-2849524.htmlFriday's UEFA qualifying for the 2018 FIFA World Cup Russia™ saw the favourites keep their focus to either go top of their groups or extend their leads at the summit. FIFA.com rounds up Friday's action.

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Sat, 12 Nov 2016 09:04:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA World Cup 2018 Qualifiers - Europe
<![CDATA[Papua New Guinea 2016 in numbers]]>/u20womensworldcup/news/y=2016/m=11/news=papua-new-guinea-2016-in-numbers-2848810.htmlFIFA.com presents some interesting facts, figures and records from the tournament’s history books.]]>Fri, 11 Nov 2016 00:02:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA U-20 Women's World Cup Papua New Guinea 2016