<![CDATA[FIFA.com - News]]>http://www.fifa.com/index.htmlenCopyright ©1994 - 2014 FIFA. All rights reservedFri, 25 Jul 2014 21:56:00 GMTFri, 25 Jul 2014 21:56:31 GMTFIFA.comFIFA.comhttp://www.fifa.com/imgml/rssheader.gif http://www.fifa.com/index.html13928FIFA.com RSS<![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[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[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[Five memorable World Cup semi-finals]]>/worldcup/news/y=2014/m=7/news=five-memorable-world-cup-semi-finals-2401193.htmlMon, 07 Jul 2014 02:00:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil ™<![CDATA[The World Cup's hat-trick kings]]>/worldcup/news/y=2014/m=7/news=the-world-cup-s-hat-trick-kings-2399906.html​FIFA.com ​tells their story.]]>Sun, 06 Jul 2014 11:56:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil ™<![CDATA[27 days to go ]]>/worldcup/news/y=2014/m=5/news=27-days-to-go-2339317.htmlFri, 16 May 2014 07:14:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=100 days to goTournament=2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil ™<![CDATA[Big guns, Swiss close in on Canada ]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=FIFA.com casts a look back at recent events.]]>Fri, 09 May 2014 14:49:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA Women's World Cup Canada 2015<![CDATA[European trio edge closer to Canada ticket]]>http://www.fifa.com/womensworldcup/news/newsid=2335500/index.html?cid=rssfeed&att=Thu, 08 May 2014 02:29:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA Women's World Cup Canada 2015<![CDATA[London, Munich compete for showpieces]]>http://www.fifa.com/world-match-centre/news/newsid/232/432/3/index.html?cid=rssfeed&att=One of London's Wembley Stadium and Munich's Allianz Arena will host the UEFA EURO 2020 semi-final and final, after the two put their names forward for the tournament's climax.

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Sat, 26 Apr 2014 11:44:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=National TeamsKind=News
<![CDATA[48 days to go ]]>/worldcup/news/y=2014/m=4/news=48-days-to-go-2322875.htmlFIFA.com is counting down to Brazil 2014 with a corresponding trivia fact on every one of the final 100 days. Today, we look at the FIFA World Cup’s multiple hat-trick heroes.]]>Fri, 25 Apr 2014 07:39:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=100 days to goTournament=2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil ™<![CDATA[52 days to go]]>/worldcup/news/y=2014/m=4/news=52-days-to-go-2320766.htmlFIFA.com is counting down to the FIFA World Cup with a corresponding trivia fact on every one of the final 100 days. This one highlights the move to a 52-match event.]]>Mon, 21 Apr 2014 07:12:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=100 days to goTournament=2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil ™<![CDATA[83 days to go ]]>/worldcup/news/y=2014/m=3/news=83-days-to-go-2300604.htmlFIFA.com is counting down to the 2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil with a corresponding trivia fact on every one of the final 100 days. Today, our focus is on a Hungarian icon.]]>Fri, 21 Mar 2014 06:43:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=100 days to goTournament=2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil ™<![CDATA[Women’s round-up: February 2014]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=FIFA.com rounds-up the latest global events from the past month, taking in England, China PR, Sweden, Japan, Hungary and Germany, while also casting the spotlight on North America and Africa.]]>Fri, 28 Feb 2014 11:30:00 GMTArea=Football DevelopmentSection=WomenKind=News<![CDATA[Hungary legend Novak passes away]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Thu, 27 Feb 2014 02:04:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=GeneralKind=News<![CDATA[Who will advance to the UEFA Champions League quarter-finals?]]>http://www.fifa.com/world-match-centre/uefachampionsleague/news/newsid/228/309/7/index.html?cid=rssfeed&att=FIFA.com wants to know which teams you think will advance to the quarter-finals?]]>Tue, 25 Feb 2014 21:42:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=Have Your SayTournament=UEFA Champions League 2013/2014<![CDATA[Nyers, Nordahl dazzle in Milanese thriller]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=FIFA.com recalls how foreign imports Istvan Nyers and Gunnar Nordahl lived up to their pre-match hype in the highest scoring Derby della Madonnina draw in history.]]>Thu, 06 Feb 2014 11:42:00 GMTArea=ClassicSection=HistoryKind=News<![CDATA[Miklos Feher: Football remembers]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=On 25 January 2004, talented Hungary international Miklos Feher tragically died while playing in a Portuguese league game for Benfica. FIFA.com remembers Feher's legacy ten years to the day. 

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Sat, 25 Jan 2014 10:04:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=GeneralKind=News
<![CDATA[UEFA create slot for France in EURO 2016 qualifiers]]>http://www.fifa.com/world-match-centre/news/newsid/226/514/0/index.html?cid=rssfeed&att=UEFA announced that EURO 2016 hosts France will play a string of friendlies against pre-set rivals ahead of the tournament, while fellow teams lock horns in the qualifying race.

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Fri, 24 Jan 2014 18:44:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=National TeamsKind=News
<![CDATA[Ferencvaros confirm death of T&T's Adams]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Mon, 30 Dec 2013 17:14:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=GeneralKind=News<![CDATA[The day magic wowed Wembley]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=FIFA.com recalls ‘The Match of the Century’.]]>Mon, 25 Nov 2013 08:42:00 GMTArea=ClassicSection=HistoryKind=News<![CDATA[Spurs sink Sheriff, Swansea held]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Jermaine Defoe scored for Tottenham Hotspur in their 2-0 win over Sheriff Tiraspol, equalling Spurs' European goal scoring record, while Swansea succumbed to a late equaliser from Russian side Kuban Krasnodar to end 1-1.

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Thu, 24 Oct 2013 21:38:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=News
<![CDATA[Ten pivotal moments in European qualifying]]>/worldcup/news/y=2013/m=10/news=ten-pivotal-moments-european-qualifying-2196854.htmlFIFA.com investigates.]]>Wed, 16 Oct 2013 07:46:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA WC 2014 Prel. Comp. European Zone<![CDATA[Bosnians make history, Iceland maintain dream]]>/worldcup/news/y=2013/m=10/news=bosnians-make-history-iceland-keep-dream-alive-2196919.htmlWed, 16 Oct 2013 02:10:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA WC 2014 Prel. Comp. European Zone<![CDATA[Hungarian victory to no avail]]>/worldcup/news/y=2013/m=10/news=hungarian-victory-avail-2196261.htmlTue, 15 Oct 2013 21:13:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA WC 2014 Prel. Comp. European Zone<![CDATA[Qualification scenarios explained]]>/worldcup/news/y=2013/m=10/news=qualification-scenarios-explained-2195395.htmlFIFA.com guides you through all the possible outcomes, with automatic and play-off places up for grabs in the race to reach the FIFA World Cup™.]]>Mon, 14 Oct 2013 14:55:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA WC 2014 Prel. Comp.<![CDATA[Europe poised for last-day drama]]>/worldcup/news/y=2013/m=10/news=europe-poised-for-last-day-drama-2195655.htmlMon, 14 Oct 2013 09:32:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA WC 2014 Prel. Comp. European Zone<![CDATA[Van Gaal hails Van Persie]]>/worldcup/news/y=2013/m=10/news=van-gaal-hails-van-persie-2195098.htmlNetherlands coach Louis van Gaal paid tribute to Robin van Persie after the Manchester United forward became his country's all-time leading scorer with his hat-trick against Hungary in FIFA World Cup qualifying.

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Sat, 12 Oct 2013 11:55:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA WC 2014 Prel. Comp. European Zone
<![CDATA[Egervari resigns after record defeat]]>/worldcup/news/y=2013/m=10/news=egervari-resigns-after-record-defeat-2195079.htmlHungary coach Sandor Egervari has resigned after his side's record 8-1 defeat to the Netherlands in Amsterdam in FIFA World Cup qualifying European Group D.

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Sat, 12 Oct 2013 09:58:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA WC 2014 Prel. Comp. European Zone
<![CDATA[Belgium, Germany and Switzerland join party]]>/worldcup/news/y=2013/m=10/news=belgium-germany-and-switzerland-join-the-party-2194935.htmlSat, 12 Oct 2013 03:01:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA WC 2014 Prel. Comp. European Zone<![CDATA[Eight-goal Oranje dent Hungary hopes]]>/worldcup/news/y=2013/m=10/news=eight-goal-oranje-dent-hungary-hopes-2194168.htmlFri, 11 Oct 2013 21:44:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA WC 2014 Prel. Comp. European Zone<![CDATA[Promised land looms for European quartet]]>/worldcup/news/y=2013/m=10/news=promised-land-looms-for-european-quartet-2193684.htmlBelgium, Germany, Russia and Switzerland could all qualify for Brazil 2014 on Friday as the penultimate round of qualifiers takes place across Europe, with England and Montenegro also battling it out for supremacy at the top of Group H.

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Fri, 11 Oct 2013 09:29:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA WC 2014 Prel. Comp. European Zone
<![CDATA[Italy, Netherlands reach promised land]]>/worldcup/news/y=2013/m=9/news=italy-netherlands-reach-promised-land-2172065.htmlWed, 11 Sep 2013 03:37:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA WC 2014 Prel. Comp. European Zone<![CDATA[Hungary thrash Estonia, climb second]]>/worldcup/news/y=2013/m=9/news=hungary-thrash-estonia-climb-second-2169541.htmlTue, 10 Sep 2013 21:43:53 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA WC 2014 Prel. Comp. European Zone<![CDATA[European quartet eye early progress]]>/worldcup/news/y=2013/m=9/news=european-quartet-eye-early-progress-2169692.htmlFIFA.com previews the action.]]>Mon, 09 Sep 2013 10:04:06 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA WC 2014 Prel. Comp. European Zone<![CDATA[Belgium in touching distance, France held]]>/worldcup/news/y=2013/m=9/news=belgium-within-touching-distance-france-stutter-2169009.htmlSat, 07 Sep 2013 03:40:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA WC 2014 Prel. Comp. European Zone<![CDATA[Romania beat Hungary to move second]]>/worldcup/news/y=2013/m=9/news=romania-beat-hungary-move-second-2168358.htmlTwo first-half strikes and an insurance goal late for Romania secured the three points against visiting Hungary, the 3-0 victory sending the Romanians second in Group D behind runaway leaders Netherlands.

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Fri, 06 Sep 2013 21:33:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA WC 2014 Prel. Comp. European Zone
<![CDATA[Decisive duels as end draws near]]>/worldcup/news/y=2013/m=9/news=decisive-duels-campaign-end-draws-near-2167710.htmlThu, 05 Sep 2013 13:26:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA WC 2014 Prel. Comp. European Zone<![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[Kerzhakov saves Zenit, CSKA remain unbeaten]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Reigning champions CSKA Moscow came from behind to secure a 2-1 win at Tom Tomsk and maintain their unbeaten run in the league while Alexander Kerzhakov scored in injury time to grab a point for Zenit against Dynamo Moscow. 

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Sat, 24 Aug 2013 19:24:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=Russian Football Premier League 2013/2014
<![CDATA[Four teams maintain perfect starts in Bundesliga]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Four teams have maintained 100 per cent records in the Bundesliga this season with Bayern Munich, Bayer Leverkusen and Mainz all winning on Saturday. 

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Sat, 24 Aug 2013 16:01:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=Bundesliga 2013/2014
<![CDATA[Gera re-signs with West Brom ]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Hungary international Zoltan Gera has re-signed for West Bromwich Albion after joining back up with the squad following his recovery from a knee ligament injury. 

 

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Wed, 14 Aug 2013 14:47:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=Barclays Premier League 2013/2014
<![CDATA[Mainz take Okazaki from Stuttgart]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Wed, 26 Jun 2013 09:22:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=News<![CDATA[Fulop to rest after tumour op]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Mon, 10 Jun 2013 11:16:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=News<![CDATA[The Battle of Berne]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=While Hungary's 4-2 win over Brazil in the FIFA World Cup quarter-final in 1954 wasn't an instant classic, The Battle of Berne proved to be a significant moment in international football as it marked the end of the Hungarian heyday and the rise of Brazilian success.

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Fri, 17 May 2013 10:35:00 GMTArea=ClassicSection=World Cup MatchesKind=News
<![CDATA[Guttmann’s curse strikes Benfica again]]>http://www.fifa.com/world-match-centre/news/newsid/208/046/4/index.html?cid=rssfeed&att=Wed, 15 May 2013 23:10:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=News<![CDATA[Miguel Munoz, the man who dropped Di Stefano's Madrid]]>http://www.fifa.com/classicfootball/coaches/coach=/index.html?cid=rssfeed&att=FIFA.com's latest Classic Coach profile centres on Miguel Munoz, a man who regenerated Real Madrid and went on to memorable successes with Spain.]]>Fri, 03 May 2013 14:07:00 GMTArea=ClassicSection=CoachesKind=News<![CDATA[Herrera: More than just catenaccio]]>http://www.fifa.com/classicfootball/coaches/coach=/index.html?cid=rssfeed&att=catenaccio, but he left a legacy of far more than a tactical system popularised by the league titles and cups it won. Here, FIFA.com brings you the story of a revolutionary coach.]]>Fri, 19 Apr 2013 16:46:00 GMTArea=ClassicSection=CoachesKind=News<![CDATA[Turkey and Hungary share spoils]]>/worldcup/news/y=2013/m=3/news=turkey-and-hungary-share-spoils-2048347.htmlSubstitute Daniel Bode scored two minutes after coming on to earn Hungary a valuable FIFA World Cup qualifying point in Istanbul. Burak Yilmaz had earlier given the hosts the lead.

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Tue, 26 Mar 2013 20:44:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA WC 2014 Prel. Comp. European Zone
<![CDATA[Magyars looking to get back to the big time]]>/worldcup/news/y=2013/m=3/news=magyars-looking-get-back-the-big-time-2045104.htmlFIFA.com spoke to Gabor Kiraly and Balazs Dzsudzsak ahead of Hungary's crucial Brazil 2014 qualifier in Turkey as the current crop seek to revive the fabled name of the Magyars and end a three-decade drought from the world stage.]]>Mon, 25 Mar 2013 18:41:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA WC 2014 Prel. Comp. European Zone<![CDATA[Crunch time for former champions]]>/worldcup/news/y=2013/m=3/news=crunch-time-for-former-champions-2044761.htmlFIFA.com previews the action.]]>Mon, 25 Mar 2013 08:03:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA WC 2014 Prel. Comp. European Zone