<![CDATA[FIFA.com - News]]>http://www.fifa.com/index.htmlenCopyright ©1994 - 2014 FIFA. All rights reservedThu, 17 Apr 2014 20:49:00 GMTThu, 17 Apr 2014 21:55:22 GMTFIFA.comFIFA.comhttp://www.fifa.com/imgml/rssheader.gif http://www.fifa.com/index.html13928FIFA.com RSS<![CDATA[Wilson Palacios: At your service]]>/worldcup/news/y=2014/m=4/news=wilson-palacios-at-your-service-2319437.htmlFIFA.com chatted candidly with the Stoke City holding midfielder as Brazil 2014 looms ever closer.]]>Thu, 17 Apr 2014 20:49:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil ™<![CDATA[FIFA.com launches Panini 2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil™ Online Sticker Album]]>/worldcup/news/y=2014/m=4/news=fifa-com-launches-panini-2014-fifa-world-cup-braziltm-online-sticker-a-2319183.htmlFIFA.com has launched the Panini Online Sticker Album for the 2014 FIFA World Cup thanks to the support of Presenting Partner, Coca-Cola. 

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Tue, 15 Apr 2014 14:09:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=Panini Sticker AlbumKind=NewsTournament=2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil ™
<![CDATA[Honduran bloodline key to World Cup hopes ]]>/worldcup/news/y=2014/m=3/news=honduran-bloodline-key-world-cup-hopes-2304017.htmlFIFA.com chatted exclusively to Allan Costly on a wide range of topics, including his country’s footballing past, its future and, of course, his son Carlo.]]>Wed, 26 Mar 2014 13:02:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil ™<![CDATA[Brazil & France shine, Argentina struggle]]>/worldcup/news/y=2014/m=3/news=brazil-and-france-impress-argentina-struggle-2293486.htmlThu, 06 Mar 2014 03:13:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil ™<![CDATA[The kick-off draws closer]]>/worldcup/news/y=2014/m=3/news=100-days-2292259.htmlFIFA.com casts its eyes ahead to what awaits on 12 June.]]>Tue, 04 Mar 2014 08:52:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil ™<![CDATA[World Cup hopefuls in dress rehearsal]]>/worldcup/news/y=2014/m=3/news=world-cup-hopefuls-ready-for-dress-rehearsal-2291748.htmlMon, 03 Mar 2014 11:08:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil ™<![CDATA[Spain headline World Cup warm-up tournament]]>/worldcup/news/y=2014/m=2/news=spain-headline-world-cup-warm-tournament-2274771.htmlTue, 04 Feb 2014 11:15:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil ™<![CDATA[Team Base Camps for Brazil 2014 announced]]>/worldcup/news/y=2014/m=1/news=team-base-camps-for-brazil-2014-announced-2267880.htmlThe Team Base Camps for the 32 participating teams for the 2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil have been announced. ]]>Fri, 31 Jan 2014 22:59:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil ™<![CDATA[USA take title, Ticas through in thriller ]]>http://www.fifa.com/u20womensworldcup/news/newsid=2263159/index.html?cid=rssfeed&att=Mon, 20 Jan 2014 09:33:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA U-20 Women's World Cup Canada 2014<![CDATA[England line up Peru, Ecuador & Honduras ]]>/worldcup/news/y=2014/m=1/news=england-line-peru-ecuador-honduras-2262024.htmlThu, 16 Jan 2014 14:32:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil ™<![CDATA[Finishing line nears for Canada 2014 hopefuls]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Tue, 07 Jan 2014 08:36:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA U-20 Women's World Cup Canada 2014<![CDATA[Global reaction to the Final Draw on Twitter]]>/worldcup/news/y=2013/m=12/news=tweets-from-the-game-elite-players-2240906.htmlSat, 07 Dec 2013 05:26:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil ™<![CDATA[Rueda: That’s football and that’s life!]]>/worldcup/news/y=2013/m=12/news=rueda-that-football-and-that-life-group-reaction-2240532.htmlFri, 06 Dec 2013 20:07:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=Group QuotesTournament=2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil ™<![CDATA[Final Draw reveals intriguing groups]]>/worldcup/news/y=2013/m=12/news=final-draw-reveals-intriguing-groups-2240026.htmlSpain, the Netherlands, Chile and Australia will make up the proverbial ‘group of death’ at the 20th FIFA World Cup, while Uruguay, Italy, England and Costa Rica will comprise another intriguing pool.

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Fri, 06 Dec 2013 17:21:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=Final DrawKind=NewsTournament=2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil ™
<![CDATA[Portugal and Brazil return to top ten]]>http://www.fifa.com/worldranking/news/newsid=2230272/index.html?cid=rssfeed&att=Thu, 28 Nov 2013 09:55:00 GMTArea=World RankingSection=Men RankingKind=News<![CDATA[FIFA Weekly asks: Is 32 teams enough? ]]>http://www.fifa.com/world-match-centre/news/newsid/222/758/2/index.html?cid=rssfeed&att=The FIFA Weekly will ask your opinion on a specific topic and the best comments will be published in the next edition of the magazine.]]>Fri, 22 Nov 2013 10:31:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=GeneralKind=Have Your Say<![CDATA[USA cruise, Mexico ride the hard road]]>/worldcup/news/y=2013/m=11/news=usa-cruise-mexico-ride-the-hard-road-2227013.htmlWed, 20 Nov 2013 20:59:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=Final DrawKind=NewsTournament=2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil ™<![CDATA[Ecuador deny Honduras with late Valencia goal]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Wed, 20 Nov 2013 05:54:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=FriendliesKind=NewsTournament=Friendly<![CDATA[Slick Brazil see off Honduras]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Sun, 17 Nov 2013 02:38:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=FriendliesKind=NewsTournament=Friendly<![CDATA[No more 2014 FIFA World Cup tickets available in second sale period after seven hours]]>/worldcup/news/y=2013/m=11/news=more-2014-fifa-world-cup-tickets-available-second-sale-period-after-seve-2222446.htmlMon, 11 Nov 2013 21:43:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=TicketingKind=ReleaseTournament=2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil ™<![CDATA[Golden Eaglets soar to fourth crown]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Sat, 09 Nov 2013 18:32:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA U-17 World Cup UAE 2013<![CDATA[Second ticketing sales window now open]]>/worldcup/news/y=2013/m=11/news=second-ticketing-sales-window-open-monday-2220909.htmlMore than 220,000 tickets for Brazil 2014 will be up for grabs when the next sales window opens at 12:00 CET / 9:00 Brasilia time on Monday, 11 November.

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Fri, 08 Nov 2013 16:07:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=TicketingKind=NewsTournament=2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil ™
<![CDATA[One month to go: Costa do Sauipe gears up for the Final Draw]]>/worldcup/news/y=2013/m=11/news=one-month-costa-sauipe-gears-for-the-final-draw-2219432.htmlWed, 06 Nov 2013 17:58:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil ™<![CDATA[Who's the brightest star at UAE 2013?]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=FIFA.com wants to know who you think is shining brightest at the U-17 finals in UAE. Swede sensation Valmir Berisha's been flying, as have a number of Nigerians and Mexicans - so let the world know your pick.

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Sat, 02 Nov 2013 21:11:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=Have Your SayTournament=FIFA U-17 World Cup UAE 2013
<![CDATA[Honduras out but not down]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=FIFA.com about the pain of last-eight elimination at the U-17 World Cup, while pointing out the history these spirited Catrachos have made here in UAE.]]>Sat, 02 Nov 2013 06:24:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA U-17 World Cup UAE 2013<![CDATA[Sweden, Mexico hit the high notes]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=FIFA.com wraps up Day One of the quarter-final round at the U-17 World Cup in UAE, where debutant Sweden kept their fairytale run alive and holders Mexico sent Brazil packing on penalties.

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Fri, 01 Nov 2013 19:32:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA U-17 World Cup UAE 2013
<![CDATA[Swedes claw back for semi delight]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Fri, 01 Nov 2013 14:49:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=Match SummaryTournament=FIFA U-17 World Cup UAE 2013<![CDATA[Honduras, Swedes chase dream in Al Ain ]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=FIFA.com takes a closer look at this unlikely pair.]]>Thu, 31 Oct 2013 07:04:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA U-17 World Cup UAE 2013<![CDATA[Goals, stars and triumphs captured on video]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=You can look back on all the action so far at the FIFA U-17 World Cup in UAE or take a walk through history with some video compilations. Whatever you fancy, you can find on FIFA.com.

 

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Thu, 31 Oct 2013 05:16:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA U-17 World Cup UAE 2013
<![CDATA[Giants and history-makers eye last four]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=FIFA.com previews Day One of the quarter-final round of the FIFA U-17 World Cup in UAE, where Honduras face Sweden and three-time champions Brazil and holders Mexico meet in a clash of titans.]]>Wed, 30 Oct 2013 20:13:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=Match PreviewTournament=FIFA U-17 World Cup UAE 2013<![CDATA[Wahlqvist trumpets Swedish unity ]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=FIFA.com talked to Sweden defender Linus Wahlqvist, who, despite being the butt of jokes for his own-goal against Japan, knows his teammates have his back at every turn.

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Tue, 29 Oct 2013 18:47:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA U-17 World Cup UAE 2013
<![CDATA[Flores: Pace key to beating Swedes]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Honduras' Rembrandt Flores has been exceptional at the U-17 finals in UAE and he told FIFA.com that his team's pace could unlock the sturdy and physical Swedes in the Round of 16.

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Tue, 29 Oct 2013 15:46:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA U-17 World Cup UAE 2013
<![CDATA[History made as knockout blows fly]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Mon, 28 Oct 2013 19:03:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA U-17 World Cup UAE 2013<![CDATA[Sub Bodden sees Honduras through]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Substitute Jorge Bodden grabbed the winner 15 minutes from time to see Honduras through to the quarter-finals of the FIFA U-17 World Cup at the expense of ten-man Uzbekistan, who conceded just their second goal of the tournament.

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Mon, 28 Oct 2013 17:58:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=Match SummaryTournament=FIFA U-17 World Cup UAE 2013
<![CDATA[Uzbeks oozing confidence ]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=FIFA.com chatted to Uzbekistan coach Dilshod Nuraliev and suspended star Jamshid Boltaboev about the confidence in the team heading into a last-16 clash with Honduras at UAE 2013. 

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Sun, 27 Oct 2013 13:13:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA U-17 World Cup UAE 2013
<![CDATA[The battle to stay alive]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=FIFA.com previews the first round of knockout action at the U-17 World Cup in UAE, where Italy face Mexico, Japan take on Sweden, Brazil meet Russia and Uzbekistan hope for the best against Honduras.

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Sat, 26 Oct 2013 21:01:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=Match PreviewTournament=FIFA U-17 World Cup UAE 2013
<![CDATA[Group A: Brazil live up to top billing ]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Group winners Brazil showed just why they are one of the favourites at UAE 2013, while Honduras sprang a huge surprise to rewrite the history books.

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Fri, 25 Oct 2013 19:03:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA U-17 World Cup UAE 2013
<![CDATA[Five through as knockout axe falls]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Wed, 23 Oct 2013 19:49:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA U-17 World Cup UAE 2013<![CDATA[Brazil best Honduras, both go through ]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Wed, 23 Oct 2013 19:01:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=Match SummaryTournament=FIFA U-17 World Cup UAE 2013<![CDATA[Battle for passage heats up]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Groups A and B of the FIFA U-17 World Cup in UAE close out action on Wednesday with a host of nations scrambling to join Brazil and Italy in the knockout stages. Join FIFA.com for a look ahead.

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Tue, 22 Oct 2013 06:49:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=Match PreviewTournament=FIFA U-17 World Cup UAE 2013
<![CDATA[Romero revives echoes of Roberto Carlos]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Honduras left-back Alvaro Romero is a dead-ringer for former Brazil and Real Madrid legend Roberto Carlos, and FIFA.com chatted with the player about the Catrachos' hot start here in UAE.

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Sun, 20 Oct 2013 21:30:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA U-17 World Cup UAE 2013
<![CDATA[Favourites on course amid late drama ]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Sun, 20 Oct 2013 20:49:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA U-17 World Cup UAE 2013<![CDATA[Honduras late-show splits spoils with Slovaks ]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Sun, 20 Oct 2013 15:57:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=Match SummaryTournament=FIFA U-17 World Cup UAE 2013<![CDATA[Second chances beckon]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=FIFA.com previews Sunday's action from the FIFA U-17 World Cup, where Group and B contenders are back in action and hosts UAE face daunting task up against tournament favourite Brazil.]]>Sat, 19 Oct 2013 12:35:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=Match PreviewTournament=FIFA U-17 World Cup UAE 2013<![CDATA[Second chance for Slovakia's Hromada]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Slovakia captain and Juventus youngster Jakub Hromada tells FIFA.com why he thinks opportunity doesn't just knock once and how his side plan to bounce back from a 6-1 battering in their UAE 2013 opener.

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Sat, 19 Oct 2013 09:24:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA U-17 World Cup UAE 2013
<![CDATA[South Americans sound early warning ]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=FIFA.com takes a look back at a thrilling opening day of the U-17 finals in UAE.]]>Thu, 17 Oct 2013 19:24:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA U-17 World Cup UAE 2013<![CDATA[Honduras bag historic win over hosts]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Thu, 17 Oct 2013 18:55:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=Match SummaryTournament=FIFA U-17 World Cup UAE 2013<![CDATA[UAE sun rises on young hopefuls ]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=FIFA.com takes a look ahead at what promises to be an enthralling three weeks of football in UAE, where the best teenage players in the world will match their skills and wiles in a hunt of global glory.

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Thu, 17 Oct 2013 04:15:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA U-17 World Cup UAE 2013
<![CDATA[Emirate supporters in line for the cause ]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Football fans in the United Arab Emirates are eager to show just what their country has to offer, both on and off the football pitch, as FIFA.com learned in a conversation with one ardent local supporter.

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Thu, 17 Oct 2013 03:58:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA U-17 World Cup UAE 2013
<![CDATA[Honduras hunting history in UAE ]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Honduras have never won a game at a U-17 finals, but their coach told FIFA.com why he thinks his side - who knocked out USA in the qualifiers - are on the verge of history here in UAE.

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Thu, 17 Oct 2013 03:48:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA U-17 World Cup UAE 2013