<![CDATA[FIFA.com - News]]>http://www.fifa.com/index.htmlenCopyright ©1994 - 2014 FIFA. All rights reservedSun, 25 Jan 2015 23:05:00 GMTSun, 25 Jan 2015 23:28:27 GMTFIFA.comFIFA.comhttp://www.fifa.com/imgml/rssheader.gif http://www.fifa.com/index.html13928FIFA.com RSS<![CDATA[Lyon beat Metz, PSG keep up pressure]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Sun, 25 Jan 2015 23:05:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=Ligue 1 2014/2015<![CDATA[Abdennour: I’m just your average guy]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Tunisia and Monaco defender Aymen Abdennour speaks to ​FIFA.com​ about life in the principality, and his hopes for the ongoing CAF Africa Cup of Nations tournament. 

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Sun, 25 Jan 2015 09:10:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=National TeamsKind=NewsTournament=Africa Cup of Nations 2015
<![CDATA[Monaco edge Lille, Montpellier thrash Nantes]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Monaco edged Lille 1-0 on the road to extend their Ligue 1 unbeaten run to six matches, while Montpellier also went six games unbeaten after a comfortable 4-0 win over Nantes. 

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Sat, 24 Jan 2015 21:52:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=Ligue 1 2014/2015
<![CDATA[The Week in Quotes]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Sat, 24 Jan 2015 12:16:00 GMTArea=News CentreSection=Week in QuotesKind=News<![CDATA[Ten-man Nice compound Marseille's woes]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Nice put a significant dent in Marseille's Ligue 1 title hopes when they downed their Mediterranean rivals 2-1 at home.

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Fri, 23 Jan 2015 21:32:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=Ligue 1 2014/2015
<![CDATA[They Said It: David Beckham]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Fri, 23 Jan 2015 09:46:00 GMTArea=News CentreSection=They Said ItKind=News<![CDATA[Rennes shoot-out win sets up Monaco clash]]>http://www.fifa.com/world-match-centre/news/newsid/251/034/6/index.html?cid=rssfeed&att=Thu, 22 Jan 2015 23:11:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=News<![CDATA[Trezeguet's fab five]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=FIFA.com looks back at five key moments in the Frenchman’s glorious career.]]>Thu, 22 Jan 2015 09:37:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=GeneralKind=News<![CDATA[PSG, Saint-Etienne progress]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Paris Saint-Germain reached the last 16 of the Coupe de France at the expense of Bordeaux, while Saint-Etienne played out an eight-goal thriller in a 5-3 win over Tours. 

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Wed, 21 Jan 2015 22:12:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=News
<![CDATA[Monaco complete permanent deal for Silva]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Monaco completed the permanent transfer of Portuguese midfielder Bernardo Silva from Benfica for a fee of €15.75m.

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Wed, 21 Jan 2015 16:37:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=Ligue 1 2014/2015
<![CDATA[Lyon tamed by Nantes, Quevilly advance]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Vincent Bessat scored a hat-trick to lead Nantes past Lyon in the Coupe de France last 32, while fourth-tier US Quevilly shocked Bastia and won 3-1 on penalties. 

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Tue, 20 Jan 2015 22:28:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=News
<![CDATA[Montpellier snap up Roussillon]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Tue, 20 Jan 2015 11:46:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=Ligue 1 2014/2015<![CDATA[Top teams start 2015 with a bang]]>http://www.fifa.com/aboutfifa/footballdevelopment/women/news/newsid=2509104/index.html?cid=rssfeed&att=Tue, 20 Jan 2015 10:48:00 GMTArea=Football DevelopmentSection=WomenKind=News<![CDATA[Blanc targets relief, Lyon face tough trip]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Mon, 19 Jan 2015 14:07:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=News<![CDATA[Kalou: I loved the atmosphere as a fan]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=FIFA.com on the tournament, the absence of African icons and memories of watching on as a fan.]]>Mon, 19 Jan 2015 09:33:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=National TeamsKind=InterviewTournament=Africa Cup of Nations 2015<![CDATA[Marseille close gap at top]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Marseille cut the gap to Ligue 1 leaders Lyon to a single point thanks to their late 2-1 win over Guingamp, while Paris Saint-Germain defeated Evian 4-2 at home. 

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Sun, 18 Jan 2015 22:15:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=Ligue 1 2014/2015
<![CDATA[Injured Frey set for four months out]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Lille's Swiss striker Michael Frey will be out of action for up to four months after undergoing ankle surgery, the Ligue 1 side confirmed.

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Sun, 18 Jan 2015 17:21:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=Ligue 1 2014/2015
<![CDATA[Happy Birthday to you!]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Sun, 18 Jan 2015 08:40:00 GMTArea=News CentreSection=BirthdaysKind=News<![CDATA[Lacazette streak continues, Barrios hits treble]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Sat, 17 Jan 2015 21:57:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=Ligue 1 2014/2015<![CDATA[The Week in Quotes]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Sat, 17 Jan 2015 11:44:00 GMTArea=News CentreSection=Week in QuotesKind=News<![CDATA[Nice come from behind to beat Bordeaux]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Nice continued their winning start to the new year, coming from behind to post a 2-1 victory at Bordeaux, with Jordan Amavi and Alassane Plea turning things around after a first half penalty from Diego Rolan.

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Fri, 16 Jan 2015 22:32:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=Ligue 1 2014/2015
<![CDATA[Nguemo makes Saint-Etienne switch]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Cameroon international midfielder Landry Nguemo, who was without a club, has signed for Saint-Etienne until the end of the season, the Ligue 1 club has announced.

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Fri, 16 Jan 2015 20:01:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=Ligue 1 2014/2015
<![CDATA[Cornet ready to play to Lyon's tune]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=French league leaders Lyon have signed teenage hot property Maxwel Cornet from Metz, with the 18-year-old signing a four-and-a-half year deal.

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Fri, 16 Jan 2015 14:17:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=Ligue 1 2014/2015
<![CDATA[Van Gaal: Falcao has to prove himself]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Fri, 16 Jan 2015 12:47:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=Barclays Premier League 2014/2015<![CDATA[Arsenal suffer Arteta and Debuchy double blow]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Thu, 15 Jan 2015 14:41:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=Barclays Premier League 2014/2015<![CDATA[Monaco, Lille ease into semis]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Wed, 14 Jan 2015 22:50:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=News<![CDATA[Ibra sends PSG into semis, Bastia battle back]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Paris Saint-Germain saw off Saint-Etienne as the capital club advanced to the semi-finals of the French Coupe de la Ligue with a 1-0 away win, while Bastia battled back to beat nine-man Rennes 3-1.

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Tue, 13 Jan 2015 22:28:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=News
<![CDATA[Lyon take top spot with Toulouse win]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Lyon took over top spot in France's Ligue 1 on Sunday with a comprehensive 3-0 victory over Toulouse, while Nantes and Metz battled to a goalless draw, as did Monaco and Bordeaux.

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Sun, 11 Jan 2015 22:29:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=Ligue 1 2014/2015
<![CDATA[Happy Birthday to You!]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=FIFA.com looks at those footballers celebrating a birthday this week, with a Mexican Olympic gold medal winner, a living legend of French football and an old Algerian star among those turning a year older.]]>Sun, 11 Jan 2015 09:16:00 GMTArea=News CentreSection=BirthdaysKind=News<![CDATA[Bastia fightback stuns PSG, Saint-Etienne win again]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Sat, 10 Jan 2015 21:49:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=Ligue 1 2014/2015<![CDATA[Christophe Lemaitre: For me, it's Neuer]]>/ballon-dor/news/y=2015/m=1/news=christophe-lemaitre-for-me-it-s-neuer-2504366.html FIFA.com about his passion for football and who he thinks will take home the awards at the FIFA Ballon d'Or 2014 Gala.]]>Sat, 10 Jan 2015 07:03:00 GMTArea=Ballon d'OrSection=GeneralKind=InterviewTournament=FIFA Ballon d'Or 2014<![CDATA[Montpellier edge league leaders Marseille]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Montpellier got back to winning ways in style with a 2-1 triumph over French Ligue 1 leaders Marseille at the Stade de la Mosson.

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Fri, 09 Jan 2015 21:54:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=Ligue 1 2014/2015
<![CDATA[Ancelotti: It was not the fault of Bale or Benzema]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Thu, 08 Jan 2015 11:24:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=Liga BBVA 2014/2015<![CDATA[The FIFA Ballon d'Or in stats]]>/ballon-dor/news/y=2015/m=1/news=the-fifa-ballon-d-or-in-stats-2503874.htmlFIFA.com uncovers some riveting statistics from the 24-year history of FIFA World Player of the Year/FIFA Ballon d'Or.]]>Thu, 08 Jan 2015 08:28:00 GMTArea=Ballon d'OrSection=Player of the Year -Kind=NewsTournament=FIFA Ballon d'Or 2014<![CDATA[Barbosa: I blame myself for Lille defeat]]>http://www.fifa.com/world-match-centre/nationalleagues/nationalleague=france-ligue-1-2000000018/news/newsid/250/402/6/index.html?cid=rssfeed&att=Thu, 08 Jan 2015 08:14:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=Ligue 1 2014/2015<![CDATA[Lille edge Evian]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Wed, 07 Jan 2015 21:33:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=Ligue 1 2014/2015<![CDATA[Pachuca sign Cvitanich from Nice]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Wed, 07 Jan 2015 11:48:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=Liga BBVA Bancomer MX 2015 Clau<![CDATA[PSG progress with Montpellier cup win]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Paris Saint-Germain booked their spot in the last 32 of the Coupe de France after brushing aside French Ligue 1 rivals Montpellier 3-0 at Altrad Stadium.

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Mon, 05 Jan 2015 21:59:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=News
<![CDATA[Ben Arfa makes Nice switch]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Hatem Ben Arfa has signed for French Ligue 1 side Nice following his release from Newcastle United.

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Mon, 05 Jan 2015 18:06:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=Ligue 1 2014/2015
<![CDATA[Metz sign Ben Youssef]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Metz have signed Tunisian striker Fakhreddine Ben Youssef, the French Ligue 1 strugglers have confirmed.

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Mon, 05 Jan 2015 17:14:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=Ligue 1 2014/2015
<![CDATA[Bielsa: Blame lies with me]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Marcelo Bielsa insists the blame for Marseille's Coupe de France exit to fourth-tier Grenoble must lie with him, saying "there is no way of explaining a defeat like that."

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Mon, 05 Jan 2015 11:09:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=News
<![CDATA[Grenoble dump Marseille out of cup]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Sun, 04 Jan 2015 22:52:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=News<![CDATA[Big guns breeze through in France]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=There were few surprises in the last-64 of the Coupe de France on Sunday as seven French Ligue 1 sides including Monaco, Lyon and Saint-Etienne all marched into the next round. 

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Sun, 04 Jan 2015 17:00:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=News
<![CDATA[Blanc: Lavezzi and Cavani have been sanctioned]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Sun, 04 Jan 2015 14:17:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=Ligue 1 2014/2015<![CDATA[Lorient and Nice crash out of cup, Nantes advance]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Lorient were humbled by Avranches as the Coupe de France last-64 stage got under way on Saturday as Nice joined them in bowing out as they slumped 2-0 against Ligue 2 side Valenciennes, while Nantes beat Club Franciscain 4-0.

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Sat, 03 Jan 2015 20:01:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=News
<![CDATA[Lorient sign Gabon's Ndong]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Sat, 03 Jan 2015 13:10:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=Ligue 1 2014/2015<![CDATA[Galtier: I'm staying at Saint-Etienne]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Fri, 02 Jan 2015 14:12:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=Ligue 1 2014/2015<![CDATA[FIFA.com's best interviews of 2014]]>http://www.fifa.com/world-match-centre/news/newsid/249/652/4/index.html?cid=rssfeed&att=FIFA.com managed to speak to some great names in football and tease out some superb stories from them. We have selected some of our favourite interviews from last year for you to look back on.]]>Thu, 01 Jan 2015 09:15:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=GeneralKind=Interview<![CDATA[Cabaye sees PSG to Inter win]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=French champions Paris Saint-Germain finished 2014 with a victory as a second half goal from Yohan Cabaye handed them a narrow 1-0 victory over Italian Serie A side Inter Milan on Tuesday in Morocco.

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Tue, 30 Dec 2014 21:20:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=News
<![CDATA[Europe the place to be for Brazil's Lucas]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Sun, 28 Dec 2014 20:35:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=Ligue 1 2014/2015