<![CDATA[FIFA.com - News]]>http://www.fifa.com/index.htmlenCopyright ©1994 - 2014 FIFA. All rights reservedMon, 28 Jul 2014 14:58:00 GMTMon, 28 Jul 2014 16:32:56 GMTFIFA.comFIFA.comhttp://www.fifa.com/imgml/rssheader.gif http://www.fifa.com/index.html13928FIFA.com RSS<![CDATA[Pires joins new Indian Super League]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Robert Pires has followed former Arsenal team-mate Freddie Ljungberg in signing up for the inaugural Indian Super League.

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Mon, 28 Jul 2014 14:58:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=News
<![CDATA[Pakistan to tour India]]>http://www.fifa.com/world-match-centre/news/newsid/240/632/6/index.html?cid=rssfeed&att=Thu, 17 Jul 2014 10:44:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=National TeamsKind=News<![CDATA[Friendship and thrills in Caju]]>/worldcup/news/y=2014/m=7/news=friendship-and-thrills-in-caju-2398855.htmlFIFA.com recaps as incalculable fun was had and countless friends were made.]]>Fri, 04 Jul 2014 14:22:00 GMTArea=SocialSection=Football for HopeKind=NewsTournament=2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil ™<![CDATA[Vote for your Siyakhona photo winner]]>/worldcup/news/y=2014/m=5/news=vote-for-your-siyakhona-photo-winner-2341646.htmlThu, 22 May 2014 13:22:00 GMTArea=SocialSection=Football for HopeKind=NewsTournament=2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil ™<![CDATA[Magic Bus driving change in India]]>http://www.fifa.com/newscentre/features/news/newsid=2339309/index.html?cid=rssfeed&att=Magic Bus is an association that uses football to help children in Mumbai receive a regular education. Our video of the week reveals more about this unique initiative. 

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Thu, 15 May 2014 15:55:00 GMTArea=News CentreSection=Video of the WeekKind=News
<![CDATA[High interest in hosting FIFA competitions]]>http://www.fifa.com/aboutfifa/organisation/news/newsid=2336227/index.html?cid=rssfeed&att=Fri, 09 May 2014 14:57:00 GMTArea=OrganisationSection=AdministrationKind=Release<![CDATA[Scorers, silverware and a sacking]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=FIFA.com's latest weekly stats review features title joy in Portugal and India, a goalscoring landmark for Ciro Immobile, a thumping defeat for Galatasaray and a rare dismissal at Old Trafford.]]>Wed, 23 Apr 2014 08:01:00 GMTArea=News CentreSection=Week in StatsKind=News<![CDATA[Asian Cup to be expanded to 24 teams]]>http://www.fifa.com/world-match-centre/news/newsid/231/992/1/index.html?cid=rssfeed&att=Wed, 16 Apr 2014 10:15:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=National TeamsKind=News<![CDATA[Thousands in India ready to welcome the Trophy!]]>/worldcup/news/y=2013/m=12/news=thousands-india-ready-welcome-the-trophy-2248173.htmlSun, 22 Dec 2013 11:30:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=Trophy Tour Kind=NewsTournament=2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil ™<![CDATA[FIFA launches 2014 FIFA World Cup Legacy Trust]]>/worldcup/news/y=2013/m=12/news=fifa-launches-2014-fifa-world-cup-legacy-trust-2239771.htmlThe FIFA Executive Committee held its final meeting of the year in Costa do Sauipe, Bahia (Brazil). They announced the 2014 FIFA World Cup Legacy Trust and hosts for a number of future FIFA tournaments.

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Thu, 05 Dec 2013 17:04:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=ReleaseTournament=2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil ™
<![CDATA[Standing alone in the Premier League 100]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=FIFA.com chats with four players who are all the sole representatives of their nation on one of club football's biggest stages.]]>Thu, 28 Nov 2013 09:37:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=GeneralKind=News<![CDATA[Empowering women in India]]>http://www.fifa.com/newscentre/features/news/newsid=2230221/index.html?cid=rssfeed&att=Thu, 28 Nov 2013 04:03:00 GMTArea=News CentreSection=Video of the WeekKind=News<![CDATA[AFC unveils Champions League makeover]]>http://www.fifa.com/world-match-centre/news/newsid/223/002/7/index.html?cid=rssfeed&att=Wed, 27 Nov 2013 05:33:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=News<![CDATA[Ahmadi reaping rewards for bravery]]>http://www.fifa.com/world-match-centre/news/newsid/220/223/3/index.html?cid=rssfeed&att=FIFA.com spoke exclusively to Afghanistan international Sandjar Ahmadi, whose brave decision paved the way for him to fulfil his dream of becoming a professional footballer.]]>Tue, 22 Oct 2013 11:55:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=News<![CDATA[Afghanistan stuns India to win SAFF title]]>http://www.fifa.com/world-match-centre/news/newsid/217/252/1/index.html?cid=rssfeed&att=Wed, 11 Sep 2013 15:11:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=National TeamsKind=News<![CDATA[Pakistan appoint Shamlan after Bahrain stint]]>http://www.fifa.com/world-match-centre/news/newsid/215/639/4/index.html?cid=rssfeed&att=Pakistan appointed Bahrain's Mohammed Shamlan as their new coach ahead of the South Asian Football Federation Cup (SAFF). 

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Thu, 22 Aug 2013 15:01:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=National TeamsKind=News
<![CDATA[Quartet advance to Asian women's finals]]>http://www.fifa.com/womensworldcup/news/newsid=2105245/index.html?cid=rssfeed&att=Mon, 10 Jun 2013 09:30:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA Women's World Cup Canada 2015<![CDATA[Asian women begin bid for Canada]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Mon, 20 May 2013 03:11:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA Women's World Cup Canada 2015<![CDATA[Churchill keeps Goa in the ascendency]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=FIFA.com reviews the recently completed national league season in India with Churchill Brothers capping another fine campaign for Goan clubs, while Nigerian-born strikers continued their domination in the goal-scoring stakes.]]>Mon, 13 May 2013 11:49:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=I League 2013/2014<![CDATA[Asians soar as Colombia go outright sixth]]>http://www.fifa.com/worldranking/news/newsid=2029807/index.html?cid=rssfeed&att=Thu, 14 Mar 2013 09:01:00 GMTArea=World RankingSection=Men RankingKind=News<![CDATA[Tough draw for Chinese champions]]>http://www.fifa.com/world-match-centre/news/newsid/196/686/0/index.html?cid=rssfeed&att=Thu, 06 Dec 2012 11:33:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=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[Mizoram implementing grassroots, WIFA launches exciting projects]]>http://www.fifa.com/aboutfifa/news/newsid=1787676/index.html?cid=rssfeed&att=Thu, 18 Oct 2012 15:18:00 GMTArea=Football DevelopmentSection=GenericKind=News<![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[Uzbekistan youngsters create history]]>http://www.fifa.com/u17worldcup/news/newsid=1747663/index.html?cid=rssfeed&att=Sun, 07 Oct 2012 09:59:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA U-17 World Cup UAE 2013<![CDATA[Youth events leave lasting impression]]>http://www.fifa.com/aboutfifa/news/newsid=1701226/index.html?cid=rssfeed&att=Fri, 14 Sep 2012 10:02:00 GMTArea=Football DevelopmentSection=GenericKind=News<![CDATA[Critical week for Indian football development]]>http://www.fifa.com/aboutfifa/news/newsid=1698845/index.html?cid=rssfeed&att=FIFA.com was on hand last week as a FIFA delegation made its way to India, a vast country of 1.2billion people which has recently taken measures to tap into its massive footballing potential.]]>Tue, 11 Sep 2012 18:55:00 GMTArea=Football DevelopmentSection=GenericKind=News<![CDATA[Mumbai academy offers hope for India]]>http://www.fifa.com/aboutfifa/news/newsid=1698588/index.html?cid=rssfeed&att=Goal programme.]]>Mon, 10 Sep 2012 08:59:00 GMTArea=Football DevelopmentSection=GenericKind=News<![CDATA[O’Donell excited by Indian potential]]>http://www.fifa.com/aboutfifa/news/newsid=1697985/index.html?cid=rssfeed&att=FIFA.com speaks to a man who is at the heart of football development in India, Scott O’Donell, about the issues which need addressing and the vision for the future.]]>Sat, 08 Sep 2012 20:21:00 GMTArea=Football DevelopmentSection=GenericKind=News<![CDATA[FIFA sets the development of football in India as priority objective]]>http://www.fifa.com/aboutfifa/footballdevelopment/news/newsid=1696734/index.html?cid=rssfeed&att=A FIFA delegation has completed a four-day mission to India, where the future development of the country was discussed, with a ten-year plan looking to improve the nation's infrastructure and grass roots.

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Fri, 07 Sep 2012 14:57:00 GMTArea=Football DevelopmentSection=GenericKind=Release
<![CDATA[Pal and Singh see bright future for India]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att= FIFA.com their views on the I-League, the Indian national team and the future of football in the country.]]>Fri, 07 Sep 2012 08:37:00 GMTArea=Football DevelopmentSection=GenericKind=News<![CDATA[I-League looking to take next step]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=FIFA.com spoke to some of Indian football's leading figures in New Delhi to find out why the country's championship has struggled to make an impact despite its vast potential.]]>Fri, 07 Sep 2012 08:27:00 GMTArea=Football DevelopmentSection=GenericKind=News<![CDATA[FIFA looking to the future with India]]>http://www.fifa.com/aboutfifa/news/newsid=1696242/index.html?cid=rssfeed&att=Thu, 06 Sep 2012 14:00:00 GMTArea=Football DevelopmentSection=GenericKind=News<![CDATA[Indian football's unique tale]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=FIFA.com looks at the singular story of Indian football – one which includes bare feet, colossal crowds and a national team that has gone from success to depression and back again.

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Mon, 03 Sep 2012 09:04:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=National TeamsKind=News
<![CDATA[Development at the core of FIFA’s India tour]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Mon, 03 Sep 2012 09:01:00 GMTArea=Football DevelopmentSection=GenericKind=News<![CDATA[India rejoices at Nehru Cup treble ]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=FIFA.com reports from the Nehru Cup, where Wim Koevermans' India have made history by becoming the first Asian team to win the title in three successive editions.]]>Mon, 03 Sep 2012 08:49:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=National TeamsKind=News<![CDATA[India eye Nehru Cup hat-trick ]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=FIFA.com takes a closer look at India's national team as Wim Koevermans's new-look men get set to defend their Nehru Cup crown.]]>Tue, 21 Aug 2012 10:09:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=National TeamsKind=News<![CDATA[New investment in Indian youth]]>http://www.fifa.com/aboutfifa/footballdevelopment/news/newsid=1674692/index.html?cid=rssfeed&att=FIFA.com’s latest report on youth football development focuses on India, where initiatives are helping to build academies and enhance prospects for the future.
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Fri, 03 Aug 2012 17:16:00 GMTArea=Football DevelopmentSection=FootballKind=News
<![CDATA[The Week in Quotes]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Sat, 21 Jul 2012 08:53:00 GMTArea=News CentreSection=Week in QuotesKind=News<![CDATA[Football’s future prepares for the present]]>http://www.fifa.com/aboutfifa/news/newsid=1665961/index.html?cid=rssfeed&att=Thu, 19 Jul 2012 10:02:00 GMTArea=Football DevelopmentSection=GenericKind=News<![CDATA[Koevermans named new India coach]]>http://www.fifa.com/world-match-centre/news/newsid/165/048/2/index.html?cid=rssfeed&att=Fri, 15 Jun 2012 15:49:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=National TeamsKind=News<![CDATA[Barcelona to set up school in India]]>http://www.fifa.com/world-match-centre/news/newsid/163/282/5/index.html?cid=rssfeed&att=Thu, 17 May 2012 07:21:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=GeneralKind=News<![CDATA[The sweet taste of success]]>http://www.fifa.com/newscentre/features/news/newsid=1621481/index.html?cid=rssfeed&att=Every Monday, FIFA.com delivers you a football-related photo you won’t be able to resist paying a second glance to. This week’s depicts a familiar trophy, but in a considerably tastier form.

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Mon, 30 Apr 2012 10:27:00 GMTArea=News CentreSection=Super SnapKind=News
<![CDATA[Glory, goal machines and a goalie ]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=FIFA.com's latest stats review.]]>Wed, 25 Apr 2012 05:03:00 GMTArea=News CentreSection=Week in StatsKind=News<![CDATA[Familiar kings crowned in Australia, India]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=FIFA.com’s regular wrap of club football in Asia and Oceania.]]>Mon, 23 Apr 2012 11:01:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=News<![CDATA[Hard-won redemption for Korea DPR]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=FIFA.com reviews the action from Asia’s second-tier tournament that was also marked by the emergence of Palestine and Philippines.]]>Tue, 20 Mar 2012 04:28:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=National TeamsKind=News<![CDATA[Blatter: The sleeping giant is awakening]]>http://www.fifa.com/aboutfifa/organisation/president/news/newsid=1598907/index.html?cid=rssfeed&att=Sat, 10 Mar 2012 11:00:00 GMTArea=OrganisationSection=PresidentKind=News<![CDATA[Forging talent in Steel City]]>http://www.fifa.com/newscentre/features/news/newsid=1595909/index.html?cid=rssfeed&att=FIFA.com takes a closer look at the renowned football school.]]>Thu, 08 Mar 2012 08:54:00 GMTArea=News CentreSection=Video of the WeekKind=News<![CDATA[President Blatter set for Asian tour]]>http://www.fifa.com/aboutfifa/footballdevelopment/projects/goalprogramme/news/newsid=1594363/index.html?cid=rssfeed&att=Sun, 04 Mar 2012 20:10:00 GMTArea=Football DevelopmentSection=Goal ProgrammeKind=News<![CDATA[India's new PLS postponed]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Wed, 22 Feb 2012 08:23:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=News