<![CDATA[FIFA.com - News]]>http://www.fifa.com/index.htmlenCopyright ©1994 - 2014 FIFA. All rights reservedWed, 20 Aug 2014 00:15:00 GMTWed, 20 Aug 2014 01:59:40 GMTFIFA.comFIFA.comhttp://www.fifa.com/imgml/rssheader.gif http://www.fifa.com/index.html13928FIFA.com RSS<![CDATA[Former winners Spurs, Inter poised for Europa journey]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Wed, 20 Aug 2014 00:15:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=News<![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[Torosidis: We want the Scudetto]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Wed, 13 Aug 2014 15:20:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=Serie A TIM 2014/2015<![CDATA[Afellay joins Olympiacos on loan]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Sun, 10 Aug 2014 12:10:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=Super League 2014/2015<![CDATA[Papadopoulos explains Schalke exit]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Thu, 07 Aug 2014 12:22:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=Bundesliga 2014/2015<![CDATA[Lille, Bate book play-off places]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Sergey Krivets was the hero for Bate Borisov as he scored in the final minute to secure a 3-1 win over Debrecen to book their place in the UEFA Champions League play-offs, while Lille beat Grasshoppers 3-1 on aggregate to advance.

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Tue, 05 Aug 2014 21:46:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=UEFA Champions League 2014/2015
<![CDATA[Update on FIFA Disciplinary Committee decisions on World Cup cases ]]>/worldcup/news/y=2014/m=8/news=update-on-fifa-disciplinary-committee-decisions-on-world-2416083.htmlMon, 04 Aug 2014 15:15:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil ™<![CDATA[Legia inflict heavy defeat on Hoops, Lille win]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Wed, 30 Jul 2014 22:13:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=UEFA Champions League 2014/2015<![CDATA[In-form Manchester City inflict more pain on AC Milan]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Mon, 28 Jul 2014 03:08:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=News<![CDATA[Ranieri named Greece coach]]>http://www.fifa.com/world-match-centre/news/newsid/240/810/1/index.html?cid=rssfeed&att=Fri, 25 Jul 2014 12:46:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=National TeamsKind=News<![CDATA[Olympiacos overwhelm AC Milan in Toronto]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Fri, 25 Jul 2014 03:24:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=News<![CDATA[Zenit face Limassol, Lille tackle Grasshopper]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Fri, 18 Jul 2014 12:32:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=UEFA Champions League 2014/2015<![CDATA[Greece pair extend Olympiacos contracts]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Greek duo Andreas Samaris and Dimitris Siovas extend their Olympiacos contracts.

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Sun, 06 Jul 2014 20:35:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=Super League 2013/2014
<![CDATA[Abidal joins Olympiacos]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Greek champions Olympiacos confirmed Saturday they have signed veteran French defender Eric Abidal on a two-year contract for an undisclosed fee.

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Sat, 05 Jul 2014 18:27:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=Super League 2013/2014
<![CDATA[Costa Rica gripped by football fever]]>/worldcup/news/y=2014/m=6/news=costa-rica-gripped-by-football-fever-2390925.htmlTicos making history in Brazil, it was a Monday like no other in Costa Rica. as FIFA.com discovers.]]>Mon, 30 Jun 2014 20:49:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil ™<![CDATA[Karagounis quits international football]]>/worldcup/news/y=2014/m=6/news=karagounis-quits-international-football-2390402.htmlGiorgos Karagounis retires from representing and captaining Greece after winning 139 caps.

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Mon, 30 Jun 2014 13:21:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil ™
<![CDATA[Memory serves nerveless Navas well]]>/worldcup/news/y=2014/m=6/news=memory-serves-nerveless-navas-well-2390321.htmlGoalkeeper Keylor Navas tells FIFA how his memories of training with an old team-mate helped him make history with Costa Rica.

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Mon, 30 Jun 2014 08:57:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil ™
<![CDATA[A cool first and a historic triumph]]>/worldcup/news/y=2014/m=6/news=a-cool-first-and-a-historic-triumph-2390305.htmlMon, 30 Jun 2014 02:06:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil ™<![CDATA[Depay seizes the day]]>/worldcup/news/y=2014/m=6/news=depay-seizes-the-day-2390266.htmlMon, 30 Jun 2014 01:27:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=Best Young PlayerKind=NewsTournament=2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil ™<![CDATA[Pinto revels in Costa Rica success]]>/worldcup/news/y=2014/m=6/news=pinto-revels-in-costa-rica-success-2390328.htmlMon, 30 Jun 2014 01:14:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil ™<![CDATA[Navas-inspired Ticos win shootout, reach quarters]]>/worldcup/matches/round=255951/match=300186459/match-report.htmlMon, 30 Jun 2014 00:02:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=Match SummaryTournament=2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil ™<![CDATA[Santos wants Greek dream to continue]]>/worldcup/news/y=2014/m=6/news=santos-wants-greek-dream-to-continue-2389271.htmlGreece coach Fernando Santos has encouraged his team to "create history" as they aim to stretch their FIFA World Cup™ run into the quarter-finals by beating Costa Rica on Sunday.

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Sun, 29 Jun 2014 01:32:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil ™
<![CDATA[Fab four to become terrific two]]>/worldcup/news/y=2014/m=6/news=fab-four-to-become-terrific-two-2388325.htmlSun, 29 Jun 2014 00:19:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil ™<![CDATA[Pinto: Costa Rica must think big]]>/worldcup/news/y=2014/m=6/news=pinto-costa-rica-must-think-big-2388990.htmlSat, 28 Jun 2014 20:09:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil ™<![CDATA[Referee designations for matches 51 and 52]]>/worldcup/news/y=2014/m=6/news=referee-designations-for-matches-51-and-52-2388292.htmlSat, 28 Jun 2014 13:36:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil ™<![CDATA[Marin: Costa Rica must score first]]>/worldcup/news/y=2014/m=6/news=marin-costa-rica-must-score-first-2388235.htmlTechnical assistant Luis Marin says Costa Rica must score first against Greece ahead of their Round of 16 clash and says Los Ticos have also been anticipating penalties. 

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Sat, 28 Jun 2014 01:15:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil ™
<![CDATA[Tejeda: We didn't expect Greece]]>/worldcup/news/y=2014/m=6/news=tejeda-we-didn-t-expect-greece-2385373.htmlYeltsin Tejeda says Costa Rica have been forced to re-think their match preparation, as they did not expect to face Greece in the Round of 16.

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Wed, 25 Jun 2014 17:21:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil ™
<![CDATA[Santos: No taking Costa Rica lightly]]>/worldcup/news/y=2014/m=6/news=santos-no-taking-costa-rica-lightly-2384955.htmlGreece coach Fernando Santos says 'group of death' winners Costa Rica are not to be underestimated by his squad in the Round of 16 clash between the two sides

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Wed, 25 Jun 2014 15:00:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil ™
<![CDATA[All in a day's work for nerveless Samaras]]>/worldcup/news/y=2014/m=6/news=samaras-y-su-mentalidad-de-hierro-2384713-2384747.htmlFIFA.com, Greece striker Georgios Samaras relived his match-winning penalty, spoke of his side’s determination and looked forward to the Round of 16.  ]]>Wed, 25 Jun 2014 03:04:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil ™<![CDATA[Late goals decisive on big day for keepers]]>/worldcup/news/y=2014/m=6/news=late-goals-decisive-on-big-day-for-keepers-2384705.htmlWed, 25 Jun 2014 00:18:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil ™<![CDATA[Samaras proud to put Greece through]]>/worldcup/news/y=2014/m=6/news=samaras-proud-to-put-greece-through-2384658.htmlTue, 24 Jun 2014 23:35:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil ™<![CDATA[Greek spot-kick drama denies Ivorians]]>/worldcup/matches/round=255931/match=300186455/match-report.htmlTue, 24 Jun 2014 23:04:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=Match SummaryTournament=2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil ™<![CDATA[Lamouchi leaves Côte d'Ivoire reins]]>/worldcup/news/y=2014/m=6/news=lamouchi-quits-cote-d-ivoire-reins-2384644.htmlTue, 24 Jun 2014 22:50:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil ™<![CDATA[Exit beckons for former winners, Group C wide open ]]>/worldcup/news/y=2014/m=6/news=exit-beckons-for-former-winners-group-c-wide-open-2382101.htmlFIFA.com previews matchday 13.]]>Tue, 24 Jun 2014 00:49:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil ™<![CDATA[Referee designations for matches 37-40]]>/worldcup/news/y=2014/m=6/news=referee-designations-for-matches-37-40-2380902.htmlSun, 22 Jun 2014 13:33:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil ™<![CDATA[Zaccheroni: Japan need to up the tempo]]>/worldcup/news/y=2014/m=6/news=zaccheroni-japan-need-to-up-tempo-2378565.htmlAlberto Zaccheroni says his players need to impose themselves on opponents if they wish to join Colombia in the Round of 16. 

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Fri, 20 Jun 2014 13:13:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil ™
<![CDATA[Japan founder against Greek defensive wall]]>/worldcup/news/y=2014/m=6/news=japan-founder-against-greek-defensive-wall-2378347.htmlFri, 20 Jun 2014 08:17:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil ™<![CDATA[Emotions run high on day to remember]]>/worldcup/news/y=2014/m=6/news=un-dia-de-amigos-lagrimas-y-regresos-2378273-2378326.htmlFri, 20 Jun 2014 01:39:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil ™<![CDATA[Honours even for Japan and Greece ]]>/worldcup/matches/round=255931/match=300186454/match-report.htmlFri, 20 Jun 2014 00:53:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=Match SummaryTournament=2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil ™<![CDATA[Kone: It’s all in the mind]]>/worldcup/news/y=2014/m=6/news=kone-it-s-all-in-the-mind-2374619.htmlFIFA about the disappointment of Greece's loss to Colombia, their scoring problems and upcoming game against Japan, and his FIFA World Cup memories.]]>Thu, 19 Jun 2014 06:30:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil ™<![CDATA[Former winners with no margin for error]]>/worldcup/news/y=2014/m=6/news=former-winners-with-no-margin-for-error-2375563.htmlFIFA.com previews Matchday 8 of Brazil 2014, which includes Colombia-Côte d'Ivoire, Japan-Greece and Uruguay-England.]]>Thu, 19 Jun 2014 01:54:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil ™<![CDATA[Zaccheroni wary of tenacious Greeks]]>/worldcup/news/y=2014/m=6/news=zaccheroni-wary-of-tenacious-greeks-2376806.htmlJapan coach Alberto Zaccheroni is refusing to underestimate Greece ahead of the two teams' Group C game on Thursday.

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Wed, 18 Jun 2014 22:59:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil ™
<![CDATA[Olympiacos sign Elabdellaoui ]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Wed, 18 Jun 2014 20:32:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=Super League 2013/2014<![CDATA[Endo: Zaccheroni communicates through gestures]]>/worldcup/news/y=2014/m=6/news=endo-zaccheroni-communicates-through-gestures-2375304.htmlFIFA about how Alberto Zaccheroni communicates with his players and Japan's bid to rebound from defeat when they take on Greece.]]>Wed, 18 Jun 2014 06:21:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil ™<![CDATA[Yoshida: We must score first]]>/worldcup/news/y=2014/m=6/news=yoshida-we-must-score-first-2375382.htmlJapan centre-back Maya Yoshida believes his side opening the scoring against Greece would open up the game in their favour.

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Tue, 17 Jun 2014 22:45:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil ™
<![CDATA[Referee designations for matches 21-23]]>/worldcup/news/y=2014/m=6/news=referee-designations-for-matches-21-23-2374489.htmlTue, 17 Jun 2014 13:08:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil ™<![CDATA[Honda: Possession is key]]>/worldcup/news/y=2014/m=6/news=honda-possession-is-key-2374212.htmlMidfielder Keisuke Honda has stressed that Japan must savour possession and not lose the ball so easily if they are to succeed at the FIFA World Cup.

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Mon, 16 Jun 2014 23:04:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil ™
<![CDATA[Kawashima: We must change our mindset]]>/worldcup/news/y=2014/m=6/news=kawashima-we-must-change-our-mindset-2373210.htmlMon, 16 Jun 2014 00:06:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil ™<![CDATA[Rat agrees switch to PAOK]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Sun, 15 Jun 2014 19:39:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=Super League 2013/2014<![CDATA[Samaras: Positive philosophy won't change ]]>/worldcup/news/y=2014/m=6/news=samaras-positive-philosophy-won-t-change-2372268.htmlFIFA.com that Greece, having gone on the offensive against Colombia, will continue to attack in a "must, must-win" Group C encounter with Japan.]]>Sun, 15 Jun 2014 16:01:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil ™