<![CDATA[FIFA.com - News]]>http://www.fifa.com/index.htmlenCopyright ©1994 - 2014 FIFA. All rights reservedThu, 31 Jul 2014 16:20:00 GMTThu, 31 Jul 2014 16:42:20 GMTFIFA.comFIFA.comhttp://www.fifa.com/imgml/rssheader.gif http://www.fifa.com/index.html13928FIFA.com RSS<![CDATA[Immobile: Lewandowski is the past]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=New Borussia Dortmund forward Ciro Immobile insists he has no qualms about filling the boots of Robert Lewandowski, saying the Pole now belongs to his new club's past.

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Thu, 31 Jul 2014 16:20:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=Bundesliga 2014/2015
<![CDATA[Prizes, a prodigal and a prodigy ]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Wed, 30 Jul 2014 07:18:00 GMTArea=News CentreSection=Week in StatsKind=News<![CDATA[Wolfsburg lose Perisic for start of season]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Tue, 29 Jul 2014 12:45:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=News<![CDATA[Green: I feel trust from Pep]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Bolstered by a dramatic FIFA World Cup goal for the USA, 19-year-old striker Julian Green wants to prove he belongs with German champions Bayern Munich.

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Mon, 28 Jul 2014 18:32:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=Bundesliga 2014/2015
<![CDATA[Bayern win Telekom Cup]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=A brace from new signing Robert Lewandowski powered Bayern Munich to their first piece of silverware ahead of the 2014/15 Bundesliga campaign in a 3-0 win over Wolfsburg in the Telekom Cup final.

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Sun, 27 Jul 2014 20:50:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=News
<![CDATA[Hannover sign keeper Almer]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Hannover have strengthened their squad ahead of the new season by signing Austria international goalkeeper Robert Almer from Energie Cottbus.

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Sun, 27 Jul 2014 17:31:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=Bundesliga 2013/2014
<![CDATA[Rummenigge: We will never sack Guardiola]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Sun, 27 Jul 2014 11:48:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=Bundesliga 2014/2015<![CDATA[Happy Birthday to you!]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=​FIFA.com​ previews the week's upcoming birthdays, including two German FIFA World Cup winners from two different generations, a Costa Rican legend and a former Morocco midfielder all celebrating.]]>Sun, 27 Jul 2014 08:02:00 GMTArea=News CentreSection=BirthdaysKind=News<![CDATA[Bayern beat 'Gladbach, reach Telekom Cup final]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Bayern Munich beat Borussia Moenchengladbach 5-4 on penalties after their Telekom Cup semi-final finished 2-2, which sets up a pre-season tournament final between the German Bundesliga champions and Wolfsburg, who beat Hamburg in the other semi-final.

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Sat, 26 Jul 2014 21:25:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=News
<![CDATA[Hungary, Serbia reach New Zealand 2015]]>http://www.fifa.com/u20worldcup/news/newsid=2408124/index.html?cid=rssfeed&att=Hungary and Serbia have filled Europe's final two qualifying spots for the FIFA U-20 World Cup New Zealand 2015 on Friday after Portugal, Austria, Germany and Ukraine secured their passage earlier in the week.

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Fri, 25 Jul 2014 21:56:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA U-20 World Cup New Zealand 2015
<![CDATA[Squads announced as kick-off draws nearer]]>/u20womensworldcup/news/y=2014/m=7/news=squads-announced-as-kick-off-draws-nearer-2408049.htmlThe squads for the 2014 FIFA U-20 Women's World Cup were announced today, with all 16 teams naming their 21 players.

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Fri, 25 Jul 2014 10:49:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA U-20 Women's World Cup Canada 2014
<![CDATA[Kiyotake makes Hannover move]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Hannover have announced the signing of Japan international Hiroshi Kiyotake from relegated Nurnberg, with the 24-year-old signing a four-year contract.

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Fri, 25 Jul 2014 09:57:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=Bundesliga 2014/2015
<![CDATA[Lahm: Now is the right time to stop]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Fri, 25 Jul 2014 08:07:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=GeneralKind=Interview<![CDATA[Frankfurt sign Piazon on loan]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Lucas Piazon has been loaned out to Eintracht Frankfurt for the 2014/15 German Bundesliga season from Chelsea after spending last season on loan to Vitesse Arnhem.

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Thu, 24 Jul 2014 15:03:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=Bundesliga 2014/2015
<![CDATA[Modric: Rodriguez and Kroos are fantastic signings]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=La Decima has relieved pressure and targeted a clean sweep of trophies in 2014/15.]]>Thu, 24 Jul 2014 12:27:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=News<![CDATA[Low: I didn't think of quitting for a second]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Wed, 23 Jul 2014 13:28:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=National TeamsKind=News<![CDATA[Djuricic joins Mainz on loan]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Wed, 23 Jul 2014 11:31:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=Bundesliga 2014/2015<![CDATA[Quartet book ticket to New Zealand 2015]]>http://www.fifa.com/u20worldcup/news/newsid=2407418/index.html?cid=rssfeed&att=Austria, Germany, Portugal and Ukraine sealed passage to the FIFA U-20 World Cup New Zealand 2015 after the first day of the final tournament of UEFA's European U-19 Championship in Hungary on Tuesday.

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Tue, 22 Jul 2014 20:09:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA U-20 World Cup New Zealand 2015
<![CDATA[Kroos takes his place among the elite]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=After his recent outstanding performances at the 2014 FIFA World Cup and his subsequent move to Spanish giants Real Madrid, FIFA.com ​​takes a closer look at the German midfield maestro Toni Kroos.

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Tue, 22 Jul 2014 15:10:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=News
<![CDATA[Kroos extends Bremen stay]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Tue, 22 Jul 2014 12:47:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=Bundesliga 2013/2014<![CDATA[Kroos: Madrid is a huge challenge for me]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Toni Kroos has said he only decided to join Real Madrid after winning the FIFA World Cup with Germany, which was when he determined he wanted a change in his club football career.

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Mon, 21 Jul 2014 15:15:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=News
<![CDATA[Veh targets European return]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Mon, 21 Jul 2014 11:08:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=Bundesliga 2014/2015<![CDATA[Labyrinth salute for triumphant Germans]]>/worldcup/news/y=2014/m=7/news=labyrinth-salute-for-triumphant-germans-2406935.htmlFIFA.com delivers you a football-related photo you won’t be able to resist paying a second glance to. This week’s shows some farmers' tribute to Germany's triumph.]]>Mon, 21 Jul 2014 09:19:00 GMTArea=News CentreSection=Super SnapKind=NewsTournament=2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil ™<![CDATA[Happy Birthday to you!]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=In our regular Sunday feature, ​FIFA.com​ previews the week's upcoming birthdays, including four players who made an appearance at Brazil 2014, a Ghanian great and a two-time FIFA Women's World Cup winner all celebrating.

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Sun, 20 Jul 2014 08:17:00 GMTArea=News CentreSection=BirthdaysKind=News
<![CDATA[MLS reveal All-Star side]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Sun, 20 Jul 2014 00:08:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=MLS 2014 <![CDATA[Role model Lahm bows out on a high]]>/worldcup/news/y=2014/m=7/news=role-model-lahm-bows-out-on-a-high-2406667.htmlFri, 18 Jul 2014 17:28:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil ™<![CDATA[Lahm retires from international football]]>/worldcup/news/y=2014/m=7/news=lahm-retires-from-international-football-2406586.htmlGermany captain Philipp Lahm has retired from international football after leading his country to the FIFA World Cup and winning 113 caps, the German Football Federation has announced. 

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Fri, 18 Jul 2014 10:56:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil ™
<![CDATA[Europe's young elite eye world stage]]>http://www.fifa.com/u20worldcup/news/newsid=2406272/index.html?cid=rssfeed&att=Fri, 18 Jul 2014 07:07:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA U-20 World Cup New Zealand 2015<![CDATA[Kroos: Madrid step above Bayern]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Germany Midfielder Toni Kroos has declared confidently that he will have little trouble fitting into new club Real Madrid because he is "used to winning".

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Thu, 17 Jul 2014 18:44:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=Liga BBVA 2013/2014
<![CDATA[Ginter completes Dortmund switch]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Thu, 17 Jul 2014 10:06:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=Bundesliga 2013/2014<![CDATA[World champions Germany on top]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Thu, 17 Jul 2014 08:59:00 GMTArea=World RankingSection=Men RankingKind=News<![CDATA[Kroos signs for Real Madrid]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Thu, 17 Jul 2014 08:57:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=Liga BBVA 2013/2014<![CDATA[The World Cup's top social moments]]>/worldcup/news/y=2014/m=7/news=the-world-cup-s-top-social-moments-2406128.htmlSeveral milestones were reached and records set at the 2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil on the pitch, but the presence of social media added another layer to the historic tournament. FIFA.com looks at five significant social media moments.

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Wed, 16 Jul 2014 11:04:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil ™
<![CDATA[Mainz snap up Jara]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Wed, 16 Jul 2014 11:02:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=Bundesliga 2013/2014<![CDATA[Schalke's Goretzka 'not for sale']]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Wed, 16 Jul 2014 09:21:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=Bundesliga 2013/2014<![CDATA[Ribery: I'm happy for my team-mates]]>/worldcup/news/y=2014/m=7/news=ribery-i-m-happy-for-my-team-mates-2406042.htmlFrance winger Franck Ribery, who missed the FIFA World Cup through injury, returned to training with Bayern Munich and paid tribute to his German team-mates crowned world champions in Brazil. 

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Tue, 15 Jul 2014 16:17:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil ™
<![CDATA[Champions Germany given euphoric reception in Berlin]]>/worldcup/news/y=2014/m=7/news=champions-germany-given-euphoric-reception-in-berlin-2406005.htmlTue, 15 Jul 2014 14:46:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil ™<![CDATA[Transfer action hots up as new season looms]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=FIFA.com looks over the transfers that have already been finalised.]]>Tue, 15 Jul 2014 10:22:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=News<![CDATA[Schweinsteiger hungry for more trophies]]>/worldcup/news/y=2014/m=7/news=schweinsteiger-hungry-for-more-trophies-2405881.htmlBastian Schweinsteiger says Germany want to build on their FIFA World Cup success and win Euro 2016 in France.

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Mon, 14 Jul 2014 22:30:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil ™
<![CDATA[McGhee: Scotland inspired by Germany fixture]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Scotland assistant Mark McGhee believes his players should be inspired by the prospect of facing the FIFA World Cup winners in Germany and says it is a "fantastic incentive."

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Mon, 14 Jul 2014 17:34:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=National TeamsKind=NewsTournament=UEFA EURO 2016 Prel. Comp.
<![CDATA[Kroos finishes up top of Castrol standings]]>/worldcup/news/y=2014/m=7/news=kroos-finishes-up-top-of-castrol-standings-2405228.htmlToni Kroos heads up the final Castrol Index with two of his FIFA World Cup winning team-mates making the top ten. Third-placed Netherlands also boast three players in the final ranking, along with two for the hosts.

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Mon, 14 Jul 2014 15:14:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=Castrol IndexKind=NewsTournament=2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil ™
<![CDATA[Thousands welcome home Argentina after final defeat]]>/worldcup/news/y=2014/m=7/news=thousands-welcome-home-argentina-after-final-defeat-2405771.htmlThousands lined the bus route home for the Argentina squad after their FIFA World Cup Final loss in extra time, despite the players' and the manager's disappointment. 

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Mon, 14 Jul 2014 14:58:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil ™
<![CDATA[Klose considers Germany future]]>/worldcup/news/y=2014/m=7/news=klose-considers-germany-future-2405727.htmlFIFA World Cup all-time record goalscorer Miroslav Klose is not yet sure whether he has seen the end of his Germany career.

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Mon, 14 Jul 2014 13:00:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil ™
<![CDATA[Messi: Nothing can console me]]>/worldcup/news/y=2014/m=7/news=messi-nothing-can-console-me-2405674.htmlMon, 14 Jul 2014 11:54:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil ™<![CDATA[Epic World Cup journey ends at Maracana]]>/worldcup/news/y=2014/m=7/news=epic-world-cup-journey-ends-at-maracana-2404613.htmlMon, 14 Jul 2014 11:29:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil ™<![CDATA[Germans reign as Brazil thrills the world]]>/worldcup/news/y=2014/m=7/news=germans-reign-as-brazil-thrills-the-world-2404806.htmlFIFA.com reflects on a classic FIFA World Cup, with Brazil 2014 having served up upsets, controversy, thrilling football and outstanding goals before culminating in a landmark Maracana triumph for Germany.]]>Mon, 14 Jul 2014 08:49:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil ™<![CDATA[Gotze: Somehow the ball went in]]>/worldcup/news/y=2014/m=7/news=gotze-it-s-an-indescribable-moment-2405639.htmlFIFA spoke exclusively to Bayern Munich attacker Mario Gotze after he fired Germany to a fourth FIFA World Cup triumph in the final minutes of Brazil 2014.]]>Mon, 14 Jul 2014 08:18:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil ™<![CDATA[Low: More to come from Germany]]>/worldcup/news/y=2014/m=7/news=low-more-to-come-from-germany-2405644.htmlMon, 14 Jul 2014 04:15:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil ™<![CDATA[Argentina defiant in defeat]]>/worldcup/news/y=2014/m=7/news=argentina-defiant-in-defeat-2405591.htmlFIFA.com after the narrow FIFA World Cup Final defeat with pride a recurring theme.]]>Mon, 14 Jul 2014 03:42:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil ™<![CDATA[Neuer: It’s a dream come true]]>/worldcup/news/y=2014/m=7/news=neuer-it-s-a-dream-come-true-2405590.htmlFIFA.com spoke exclusively to one of the heroes of Germany's FIFA World Cup win; adidas Golden Glove winner Manuel Neuer.]]>Mon, 14 Jul 2014 03:28:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=InterviewTournament=2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil ™