<![CDATA[FIFA.com - News]]>http://www.fifa.com/index.htmlenCopyright ©1994 - 2014 FIFA. All rights reservedSat, 20 Sep 2014 15:47:00 GMTFri, 26 Sep 2014 09:26:30 GMTFIFA.comFIFA.comhttp://www.fifa.com/imgml/rssheader.gif http://www.fifa.com/index.html13928FIFA.com RSS<![CDATA[Cameroon, Côte d'Ivoire, Guinea to host future Africa Cup of Nations]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=The Confederation of African Football has announced Cameroon will host the 2019 edition of the CAF Africa Cup of Nations, while Côte d'Ivoire and Guinea will split the hosting duties for the 2021 tournament.

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Sat, 20 Sep 2014 15:47:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=National TeamsKind=News
<![CDATA[Cameroon rout Ivorians, Ghana edge Togo]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=A new look Cameroon team continued a great start to 2015 Africa Cup of Nations qualifying by thrashing star-stacked Côte d'Ivoire, while Nigeria forced a goalless draw in Cape Town against South Africa. 

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Wed, 10 Sep 2014 20:16:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=National TeamsKind=NewsTournament=Africa Cup of Nations 2015
<![CDATA[Yattara commits to Lyon contract]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Tue, 08 Jul 2014 10:41:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=Ligue 1 2014/2015<![CDATA[Holders Ahly stunned as north Africa shines]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Five teams from the Mediterranean region advanced to the eight-team group stage in the CAF Champions League, but two-time defending champions Al Ahly were unable to get past their Libyan namesakes.

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Sun, 30 Mar 2014 23:40:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=CAF Champions League 2014
<![CDATA[Tough trips ahead for African favourites]]>http://www.fifa.com/world-match-centre/news/newsid/230/070/8/index.html?cid=rssfeed&att=Fri, 21 Mar 2014 08:13:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=News<![CDATA[Raja, Enyimba crash out]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Sun, 09 Mar 2014 12:17:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=CAF Champions League 2014 <![CDATA[FIFA to discuss future of Africa’s football development in Marrakech]]>http://www.fifa.com/aboutfifa/news/newsid=2247244/index.html?cid=rssfeed&att=Thu, 19 Dec 2013 17:58:00 GMTArea=Football DevelopmentSection=GenericKind=News<![CDATA[Maturing Guinea looking for stability]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=FIFA.com about the Syli Nationale's climb up the latest rankings and their quest to enter the upper echelons of African football.]]>Thu, 31 Oct 2013 03:50:00 GMTArea=World RankingSection=Men RankingKind=News<![CDATA[Siblings who went their separate ways ]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=There have been several cases of siblings choosing to represent different countries in football, and FIFA.com takes a look at a few examples of this phenomenon from past and present. 

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Fri, 27 Sep 2013 19:22:58 GMTArea=News CentreSection=Off The BallKind=News
<![CDATA[Guinea's Traore upbeat after heart attack]]>http://www.fifa.com/world-match-centre/news/newsid/217/935/9/index.html?cid=rssfeed&att=Mon, 23 Sep 2013 03:33:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=GeneralKind=News<![CDATA[Pharaohs seal perfect passage]]>/worldcup/news/y=2013/m=9/news=pharaohs-seal-perfect-passage-2169516.htmlTue, 10 Sep 2013 23:14:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA WC 2014 Prel. Comp. African Zone<![CDATA[Aboutrika becomes Egypt centurion]]>/worldcup/news/y=2013/m=9/news=aboutrika-becomes-egypt-centurion-2170166.htmlTue, 10 Sep 2013 14:47:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA WC 2014 Prel. Comp. African Zone<![CDATA[Ten left standing after wild weekend in Africa]]>/worldcup/news/y=2013/m=9/news=ten-left-standing-after-wild-weekend-africa-2169544.htmlSun, 08 Sep 2013 19:32:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA WC 2014 Prel. Comp. African Zone<![CDATA[Big names return on final group day]]>/worldcup/news/y=2013/m=9/news=big-names-return-final-group-day-2167916.htmlFri, 06 Sep 2013 01:11:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA WC 2014 Prel. Comp. African Zone<![CDATA[Colombia hit third as Brazil rocket ninth]]>http://www.fifa.com/worldranking/news/newsid=2131303/index.html?cid=rssfeed&att=Thu, 04 Jul 2013 08:58:33 GMTArea=World RankingSection=Men RankingKind=News<![CDATA[Côte d'Ivoire, Egypt lead charge]]>/worldcup/news/y=2013/m=6/news=cote-ivoire-egypt-lead-charge-into-final-round-2110785.htmlSun, 16 Jun 2013 22:12:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA WC 2014 Prel. Comp. African Zone<![CDATA[Favourites made to wait in Africa]]>/worldcup/news/y=2013/m=6/news=favourites-made-wait-africa-2104967.htmlSun, 09 Jun 2013 21:25:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA WC 2014 Prel. Comp. African Zone<![CDATA[African trio eye final round spots]]>/worldcup/news/y=2013/m=6/news=african-trio-eye-final-round-spots-2103380.htmlFIFA.com previews a potentially pivotal matchday on the Mother Continent.]]>Fri, 07 Jun 2013 06:28:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA WC 2014 Prel. Comp. African Zone<![CDATA[Favourites struggle as Eto'o returns]]>/worldcup/news/y=2013/m=3/news=favourites-struggle-eto-returns-2044639.htmlThe last two African champions only managed draws in the latest round of African qualifying for 2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil™, but Cameroon icon Samuel Eto'o led his side to victory over Togo with a brace. FIFA.com reviews the action.

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Sun, 24 Mar 2013 19:44:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA WC 2014 Prel. Comp. African Zone
<![CDATA[Diallo: Playing for Guinea is a pleasure]]>/worldcup/news/y=2013/m=3/news=diallo-playing-for-guinea-pleasure-2039488.htmlFIFA.com caught up with Guinea's defensive stalwart Ibrahima Diallo, as his side prepare for a crucial 2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil qualifier against Mozambique in Group G.

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Sat, 23 Mar 2013 09:17:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA WC 2014 Prel. Comp. African Zone
<![CDATA[African aspirants resume journey]]>/worldcup/news/y=2013/m=3/news=african-aspirants-resume-journey-2039515.htmlThu, 21 Mar 2013 14:34:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA WC 2014 Prel. Comp. African Zone<![CDATA[The Week in Quotes]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Sun, 24 Feb 2013 14:12:00 GMTArea=News CentreSection=Week in QuotesKind=News<![CDATA[Conakry extends warm welcome to Blatter]]>http://www.fifa.com/aboutfifa/organisation/president/news/newsid=2008842/index.html?cid=rssfeed&att=Thu, 07 Feb 2013 23:57:00 GMTArea=OrganisationSection=PresidentKind=News<![CDATA[Blatter set for extensive Africa tour]]>http://www.fifa.com/aboutfifa/organisation/president/news/newsid=2001046/index.html?cid=rssfeed&att=FIFA.com has the details. ]]>Mon, 04 Feb 2013 16:58:00 GMTArea=OrganisationSection=PresidentKind=News<![CDATA[DRC impose sanctions on Bangoura & Nantes]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Mon, 04 Feb 2013 10:50:00 GMTArea=OrganisationSection=Football GovernanceKind=News<![CDATA[Busy year for African hopefuls]]>/worldcup/news/y=2012/m=12/news=busy-year-for-african-hopefuls-1977150.html2012 has seen a few surprises in the African qualifying zone for the FIFA World Cup™ as the campaign reaches its midpoint. There's still all to play for in 2013 as the continent cuts down from 52 countries to five representatives.

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Wed, 26 Dec 2012 09:37:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA WC 2014 Prel. Comp. African Zone
<![CDATA[What is international football’s biggest rivalry?]]>http://www.fifa.com/world-match-centre/news/newsid/189/347/8/index.html?cid=rssfeed&att=FIFA.com wants to know what you feel is the biggest rivalry in the international game.]]>Tue, 13 Nov 2012 10:36:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=National TeamsKind=Have Your Say<![CDATA[Younger Khedira follows in Sami's Stuttgart footsteps]]>http://www.fifa.com/world-match-centre/nationalleagues/nationalleague=germany-bundesliga-2000000019/news/newsid/179/098/9/index.html?cid=rssfeed&att=Mamadou Bah has been dropped from Stuttgart's first-team squad due to personal issues and replaced by 18-year-old Rani Khedira, whose older brother represented the club before moving to Real Madrid.

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Wed, 24 Oct 2012 10:48:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=Bundesliga 2013/2014
<![CDATA[A month of FIFA development: September 2012]]>http://www.fifa.com/aboutfifa/news/newsid=1787736/index.html?cid=rssfeed&att=FIFA.com shines a light on the main events and activities undertaken by FIFA to keep you abreast of development efforts around the world.]]>Thu, 18 Oct 2012 09:53:00 GMTArea=Football DevelopmentSection=GenericKind=News<![CDATA[Comebacks, shocks as continental line-up set]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Mon, 15 Oct 2012 04:07:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA Confederations Cup Brazil 2013<![CDATA[Cameroon crash out, Ethiopia qualify]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Sun, 14 Oct 2012 18:04:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA Confederations Cup Brazil 2013<![CDATA[Big guns facing elimination]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Fri, 12 Oct 2012 08:07:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA Confederations Cup Brazil 2013<![CDATA[Elephants rampage, Indomitable Lions fade]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Côte d'Ivoire impressed in a goalfest against Senegal, holders Zambia left a lot to do in the second leg, and four-time winners Cameroon slumped to defeat. FIFA.com reviews the latest CAF Africa Cup of Nations qualifiers.

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Sun, 09 Sep 2012 22:30:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA Confederations Cup Brazil 2013
<![CDATA[Regional rivalries highlight last round]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Fri, 07 Sep 2012 08:29:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA Confederations Cup Brazil 2013<![CDATA[Late goals go North Africa's way]]>/worldcup/news/y=2012/m=6/news=late-goals-north-africa-way-1647153.htmlLibya and Egypt both secured dramatic late wins on Sunday as Africa's FIFA World Cup™ qualifying group stage continued in thrilling fashion.

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Sun, 10 Jun 2012 22:29:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA WC 2014 Prel. Comp. African Zone
<![CDATA[Crunch clashes come early in Africa]]>/worldcup/news/y=2012/m=6/news=crunch-clashes-come-early-africa-1645513.htmlFIFA.com previews a heavy schedule of crucial fixtures in Africa.]]>Fri, 08 Jun 2012 04:18:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA WC 2014 Prel. Comp. African Zone<![CDATA[Bafana falter on day of frustration]]>/worldcup/news/y=2012/m=6/news=bafana-falter-day-frustration-1643497.htmlIt was a tough day for strikers in Africa as Bafana Bafana were held at home by Ethiopia, Nigeria just earned a win and no side managed more than a single goal.

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Sun, 03 Jun 2012 21:49:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA WC 2014 Prel. Comp. African Zone
<![CDATA[African favourites seek home comfort]]>/worldcup/news/y=2012/m=5/news=african-favourites-seek-home-comfort-1641714.htmlThu, 31 May 2012 02:41:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA WC 2014 Prel. Comp. African Zone<![CDATA[Tetouan top champions list]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Tue, 29 May 2012 01:43:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=Championnat National Botola 2013/2014<![CDATA[Qualifier warm-up wins for Cameroon, Senegal]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=A 2-1 win for Cameroon over Guinea and a 1-0 defeat of Morocco by Senegal saw the former FIFA World Cup™ quarter-finalists boost their morale ahead of qualifying for Brazil 2014.

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Sun, 27 May 2012 11:37:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=National TeamsKind=News
<![CDATA[Guinea primed for Goal II project]]>http://www.fifa.com/aboutfifa/footballdevelopment/projects/goalprogramme/news/newsid=1607410/index.html?cid=rssfeed&att=Goal II project today.]]>Wed, 28 Mar 2012 09:30:00 GMTArea=Football DevelopmentSection=Goal ProgrammeKind=News<![CDATA[Zambian joy ends emotional tournament]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Mon, 13 Feb 2012 04:26:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=National TeamsKind=News<![CDATA[Ghana, Mali complete quarter-final line-up]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Thu, 02 Feb 2012 00:07:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=National TeamsKind=News<![CDATA[Ghana top group despite draw]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Ghana finished top of Group D at the CAF Africa Cup of Nations, setting up a quarter-final match against Tunisia, after a 1-1 draw with Guinea in Franceville.

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Wed, 01 Feb 2012 20:23:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=National TeamsKind=News
<![CDATA[Titans, trebles and halted runs ]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=FIFA.com's latest stats review.]]>Wed, 01 Feb 2012 08:11:00 GMTArea=News CentreSection=Week in StatsKind=News<![CDATA[New faces lighting up Cup of Nations]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Wed, 01 Feb 2012 05:33:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=National TeamsKind=News<![CDATA[On-song Guinea size up Ghana]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Syli National now riding high on momentum ahead of their pivotal meeting with Ghana.]]>Mon, 30 Jan 2012 06:57:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=National TeamsKind=News<![CDATA[Guinea thrash Botswana to stay alive]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Sat, 28 Jan 2012 18:25:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=National TeamsKind=News<![CDATA[Guinea, Botswana aim to kick-start campaign]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Fri, 27 Jan 2012 06:39:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=National TeamsKind=News<![CDATA[Ghana, Mali edge opening wins]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Tue, 24 Jan 2012 23:36:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=National TeamsKind=News