<![CDATA[FIFA.com - News]]>http://www.fifa.com/index.htmlenCopyright ©1994 - 2014 FIFA. All rights reservedWed, 05 Mar 2014 18:17:00 GMTTue, 08 Apr 2014 02:56:12 GMTFIFA.comFIFA.comhttp://www.fifa.com/imgml/rssheader.gif http://www.fifa.com/index.html13928FIFA.com RSS<![CDATA[Kosovo draw with Haiti on international bow]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Six years after declaring independence from Serbia, Kosovo drew 0-0 in a friendly match with Haiti in their FIFA-approved debut on the international stage.

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Wed, 05 Mar 2014 18:17:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=FriendliesKind=News
<![CDATA[Facebook fans grill Yorke]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=While on the Caribbean leg of the FIFA World Cup Trophy Tour, FIFA ambassador Dwight Yorke took some time out to answer a few questions from fans posted on the tour’s official Facebook page.

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Fri, 01 Nov 2013 16:16:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=Trophy Tour Kind=NewsTournament=2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil ™
<![CDATA[FIFA, CONCACAF team up in Cayman Islands]]>http://www.fifa.com/aboutfifa/news/newsid=2208485/index.html?cid=rssfeed&att=Wed, 30 Oct 2013 09:54:00 GMTArea=Football DevelopmentSection=GenericKind=News<![CDATA[Haiti eagerly awaits the arrival of the Trophy]]>http://www.fifa.com/worldcup/organisation/trophy-tour/news/newsid=2204910/index.html?cid=rssfeed&att=Fri, 25 Oct 2013 13:00:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=Trophy Tour Kind=NewsTournament=2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil ™<![CDATA[FIFA President opens FIFA Development Seminar in CONCACAF]]>http://www.fifa.com/aboutfifa/organisation/president/news/newsid=2201764/index.html?cid=rssfeed&att=FIFA President Joseph S. Blatter, CONCACAF President and FIFA Vice-President Jeffrey Webb and FIFA Secretary General Jérôme Valcke today kicked-off a four-day FIFA Development Seminar in Grand Cayman.

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Mon, 21 Oct 2013 17:16:00 GMTArea=OrganisationSection=PresidentKind=News
<![CDATA[FIFA President to open development seminar in Cayman Islands]]>http://www.fifa.com/aboutfifa/organisation/president/news/newsid=2197988/index.html?cid=rssfeed&att=FIFA President Joseph S. Blatter, FIFA Secretary General Jérôme Valcke and CONCACAF President and FIFA Vice-President Jeffrey Webb will open a five-day FIFA seminar in Grand Cayman on Monday 21 October.

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Fri, 18 Oct 2013 09:59:00 GMTArea=OrganisationSection=PresidentKind=News
<![CDATA[The FIFA World Cup™ Trophy jets off in style on the Caribbean leg of its worldwide Tour]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att= After a successful launch e in Rio, with a bird’s eye view of the iconic Maracana, the FIFA World Cup Trophy Tour by Coca-Cola jetted off to start its international tour by visiting Tahiti, Fiji and Vanuatu.

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Fri, 27 Sep 2013 15:17:48 GMTArea=TournamentSection=Trophy Tour Kind=NewsTournament=2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil ™
<![CDATA[FIFA to implement first Goal project in Indonesia ]]>http://www.fifa.com/aboutfifa/footballdevelopment/projects/goalprogramme/news/newsid=2167539/index.html?cid=rssfeed&att=Wed, 04 Sep 2013 18:21:00 GMTArea=Football DevelopmentSection=Goal ProgrammeKind=News<![CDATA[Haiti’s road to recovery ]]>http://www.fifa.com/newscentre/features/news/newsid=2140097/index.html?cid=rssfeed&att=FIFA.com and FIFA TV on a trip to Haiti, where football is helping the entire country regain hope following a devastating earthquake in January 2010.]]>Thu, 25 Jul 2013 10:34:00 GMTArea=News CentreSection=Video of the WeekKind=News<![CDATA[Maurice hoping Haiti can reach last eight]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Haiti striker Jean-Eudes Maurice spoke exclusively with FIFA.com ahead of their crucial Group B decider against El Salvador. 

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Sun, 14 Jul 2013 21:51:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=National TeamsKind=News
<![CDATA[Honduras advance, Haiti shock]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Jorge Claros' saw Honduras to a 1-0 victory over El Salvador, helping his side progress to the CONCACAF Gold Cup quarter-finals. Elsewhere, Haiti pulled off a surprising 2-0 win against Trinidad and Tobago.

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Sat, 13 Jul 2013 04:30:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=National TeamsKind=News
<![CDATA[Honduras see off Haiti, T&T recover]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Tue, 09 Jul 2013 06:51:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=National TeamsKind=News<![CDATA[New-look Mexico, USA chase Gold Cup crown]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Mexico will aim to make it three titles in a row when they kick off the 2013 CONCACAF Gold Cup, a tournament featuring a host of new faces and experimental line-ups.

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Sat, 06 Jul 2013 12:15:30 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=National TeamsKind=News
<![CDATA[Friendlies to test Brazil 2014 hopefuls]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=FIFA.com previews the slew of international friendlies slated from 28 May to 9 June.]]>Tue, 28 May 2013 19:17:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=National TeamsKind=News<![CDATA[Mexico juniors continue to dominate]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Sat, 20 Apr 2013 08:44:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA U-17 World Cup UAE 2013<![CDATA[Blatter plans Haitian development task force]]>http://www.fifa.com/aboutfifa/organisation/president/news/newsid=2059317/index.html?cid=rssfeed&att=Tue, 16 Apr 2013 23:26:00 GMTArea=OrganisationSection=PresidentKind=News<![CDATA[Development tops agenda of Blatter’s CONCACAF trip]]>http://www.fifa.com/aboutfifa/organisation/president/news/newsid=2057240/index.html?cid=rssfeed&att=Fri, 12 Apr 2013 08:46:00 GMTArea=OrganisationSection=PresidentKind=News<![CDATA[Mexico lead U-17 pack in Panama]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Fri, 05 Apr 2013 12:20:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA U-17 World Cup UAE 2013<![CDATA[Mexico dominate New World four]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Mon, 04 Mar 2013 07:12:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA U-20 World Cup Turkey 2013<![CDATA[A month of FIFA development: October 2012]]>http://www.fifa.com/aboutfifa/news/newsid=1940380/index.html?cid=rssfeed&att=FIFA.com brings you our monthly round-up of the most recent development projects and events during October.]]>Thu, 22 Nov 2012 08:21:00 GMTArea=Football DevelopmentSection=GenericKind=News<![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[Argentina climb third, Italy and Russia rise]]>http://www.fifa.com/worldranking/news/newsid=1847063/index.html?cid=rssfeed&att=Wed, 07 Nov 2012 08:59:00 GMTArea=World RankingSection=Men RankingKind=News<![CDATA[Haiti’s ups and downs]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=FIFA.com takes a closer look at how Haiti bounced back from missing out on Brazil 2014 and are now on their way up the FIFA/Coca-Cola World Ranking.]]>Thu, 18 Oct 2012 17:21:00 GMTArea=World RankingSection=Men RankingKind=News<![CDATA[Portugal go third as Colombia fly into top ten]]>http://www.fifa.com/worldranking/news/newsid=1713508/index.html?cid=rssfeed&att=Wed, 03 Oct 2012 09:00:00 GMTArea=World RankingSection=Men RankingKind=News<![CDATA[Amputees enjoy the beautiful game]]>http://www.fifa.com/newscentre/features/news/newsid=1664466/index.html?cid=rssfeed&att=FIFA.com delivers you a football-related photo you won’t be able to resist paying a second glance to. This week’s involves amputees enjoying a kickabout.]]>Mon, 16 Jul 2012 14:50:00 GMTArea=News CentreSection=Super SnapKind=News<![CDATA[USA crowned as trio reach Japan]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=FIFA.com reviews the CONCACAF U-20 Women's Championship where USA were victorious for the second successive time to win through to Japan 2012 alongside runners-up Canada and third-place finishers Mexico.]]>Tue, 13 Mar 2012 07:02:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA U-20 Women's World Cup Japan 2012<![CDATA[CONCACAF contenders seek Japan tickets]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=The CONCACAF U-20 Women's Championship gets underway on Thursday in Panama City, with eight nations, including regional heavyweights Canada, USA, and Mexico, all seeking a place at Japan 2012.

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Mon, 27 Feb 2012 17:41:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA U-20 Women's World Cup Japan 2012
<![CDATA[USA & Canada dominate CONCACAF]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Mon, 30 Jan 2012 10:17:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=Olympic Football Tournaments London 2012 - Women<![CDATA[Two tickets up for grabs in CONCACAF]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Wed, 18 Jan 2012 14:42:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=Olympic Football Tournaments London 2012 - Women<![CDATA[CFU appoint Normalisation Committee]]>http://www.fifa.com/aboutfifa/organisation/footballgovernance/news/newsid=1561201/index.html?cid=rssfeed&att=After two days of meetings at the Home of FIFA in Zurich, the Caribbean Football Union have appointed a new Normalisation Committee, entrusted with forming a new Executive Committee in 2012.

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Thu, 22 Dec 2011 10:14:00 GMTArea=OrganisationSection=Football GovernanceKind=News
<![CDATA[Historic night for Antigua, Guyana ]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Sat, 12 Nov 2011 03:58:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA WC 2014 Prel. Comp. CONCACAF Zone<![CDATA[Canada close as Trinidad, Haiti sweat]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=The penultimate round in CONCACAF’s first stage of Brazil 2014 qualifying takes place tomorrow with regional elite El Salvador and Canada set to seal progression, however, Trinidad and Tobago are under pressure.

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Thu, 10 Nov 2011 15:22:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA WC 2014 Prel. Comp. CONCACAF Zone
<![CDATA[Alexandre, Haiti dreaming of Brazil]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=FIFA.com chats to Haiti and Real Salt Lake standout Jean-Marc Alexandre, who is keenly preparing for a pair of crucial qualifying clashes next week on the hopeful road to Brazil 2014.]]>Tue, 01 Nov 2011 10:02:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA WC 2014 Prel. Comp. CONCACAF Zone<![CDATA[Panama in as CONCACAF axe falls ]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Wed, 12 Oct 2011 05:57:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA WC 2014 Prel. Comp. CONCACAF Zone<![CDATA[Pfister looks to move beyond defeat]]>http://www.fifa.com/worldcup/preliminaries/news/newsid=1524616/index.html?cid=rssfeed&att=Otto Pfister has said no one will be hitting "the panic button" after Trinidad and Tobago's surprise 2-1 defeat to Bermuda, leaving them with a challenge to qualify from 2012 FIFA World Cup qualifying Group B.

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Mon, 10 Oct 2011 15:27:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA WC 2014 Prel. Comp. CONCACAF Zone
<![CDATA[Panama on the verge as T&T reload]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=
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Mon, 10 Oct 2011 14:38:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA WC 2014 Prel. Comp. CONCACAF Zone
<![CDATA[Caribbean hope springs eternal]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=FIFA.com takes a look back at that history-making quartet and those lesser lights looking to emulate them by reaching Brazil 2014.]]>Sat, 17 Sep 2011 11:00:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA WC 2014 Prel. Comp. CONCACAF Zone<![CDATA[Leading pack climbs in CONCACAF]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=FIFA.com recaps matchday two of group-stage qualifying for Brazil 2014 in North, Central America and the Caribbean, where the fancied sides all consolidated their strong starts.]]>Wed, 07 Sep 2011 04:24:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA WC 2014 Prel. Comp. CONCACAF Zone<![CDATA[Haitians aim to outdo Caribbean cousins]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Group F has a regional flavour to it with four Caribbean sides in their battle for a third round place, where Haiti will see themselves as favourites to progress but Antigua and Barbuda will look to challenge.

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Tue, 02 Aug 2011 17:55:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA WC 2014 Prel. Comp. CONCACAF Zone
<![CDATA[Exiled nations eye World Cup return ]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=FIFA.com looks at some of the nations aiming to end extended absences from the FIFA World Cup by qualifying for Brazil 2014.  ]]>Thu, 28 Jul 2011 08:48:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=Preliminary DrawKind=NewsTournament=2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil ™<![CDATA[Haiti’s standard bearers show the way]]>http://www.fifa.com/ballondor/archive/edition=1999902010/news/newsid=1359613/index.html?cid=rssfeed&att=Mon, 10 Jan 2011 18:24:00 GMTArea=Ballon d'OrSection=GeneralKind=NewsTournament=FIFA Ballon d'Or 2010<![CDATA[Forever in our thoughts and hearts]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=With 2010 drawing quickly to a close, FIFA.com takes a sombre moment to honour those members of the football family who passed in this historic year.

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Fri, 31 Dec 2010 07:41:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=GeneralKind=News
<![CDATA[Presidential and Fair Play awards' unique history]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Fri, 10 Dec 2010 12:00:00 GMTArea=ClassicSection=AwardsKind=News<![CDATA[Haiti stun Qatar with win]]>http://www.fifa.com/world-match-centre/news/newsid/133/713/2/index.html?cid=rssfeed&att=Haiti pulled off a shock win over Qatar as the Caribbean side registered a 1-0 victory in Doha, as the home side prepared for the start of the Gulf Cup, which begins on Monday.

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Thu, 18 Nov 2010 20:48:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=National TeamsKind=News
<![CDATA[Canada triumph, Mexico celebrate]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=FIFA.com looks back at a historic qualifying event in Cancun that saw Canada claim just their second continental title, while hosts Mexico also secured a ticket to Germany 2011.

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Tue, 09 Nov 2010 13:09:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA Women's World Cup Germany 2011
<![CDATA[No holiday for USA in Cancun]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=USA head to Cancun as heavy favourites to once again top FIFA Women’s World Cup™ qualifying in CONCACAF, but they won’t have things all their own way as Canada have a new style and Mexico the home fans.

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Tue, 26 Oct 2010 13:44:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA Women's World Cup Germany 2011
<![CDATA[North American qualifiers set]]>http://www.fifa.com/tournaments/archive/womensworldcup/germany2011/news/newsid=1312133/index.html?cid=rssfeed&att=The fixtures for the North American qualifying tournament for the FIFA Women's World Cup 2011™ were announced today, with the USA opening against Haiti on 28 October.

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Sun, 03 Oct 2010 19:42:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA Women's World Cup Germany 2011
<![CDATA[Ten shining moments in Singapore]]>http://www.fifa.com/tournaments/archive/mensyoutholympic/singapore2010/news/newsid=1289968/index.html?cid=rssfeed&att=The inaugural Youth Olympics in Singapore produced 13 days of fabulous football, and FIFA.com takes a look back at ten of the tournaments’ finest moments.

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Thu, 26 Aug 2010 03:30:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=Boys' Youth Olympic Football Tournament Singapore 2010
<![CDATA[Bolivia grab the gold]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Bolivia wrote their name into the history books by becoming the first-ever winners of the Boys Youth Olympic Football Tournament, while hosts Singapore claimed the bronze.

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Wed, 25 Aug 2010 16:45:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=Boys' Youth Olympic Football Tournament Singapore 2010
<![CDATA[Rematches provide final intrigue]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Beaten by Bolivia and Singapore during the group stage, Haiti and Montenegro will be aiming to avenge those defeats in the final and third-place match respectively.

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Tue, 24 Aug 2010 09:18:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=Boys' Youth Olympic Football Tournament Singapore 2010