<![CDATA[FIFA.com - News]]>http://www.fifa.com/index.htmlenCopyright ©1994 - 2015 FIFA. All rights reservedFri, 03 Nov 2017 05:48:00 GMTFri, 03 Nov 2017 06:00:24 GMTFIFA.comFIFA.comhttp://www.fifa.com/imgml/rssheader.gif http://www.fifa.com/index.html13928FIFA.com RSS<![CDATA[The Week in Numbers]]>/news/y=2017/m=11/news=the-week-in-numbers-2918517.htmlFIFA.com’s latest stats review, along with the end of an enduring run and a fantastic fightback.]]>Fri, 03 Nov 2017 05:48:00 GMTArea=News CentreSection=Week in StatsKind=News<![CDATA[Bhattacharjya: India 2017 has been amazing]]>/u17worldcup/news/y=2017/m=10/news=bhattacharjya-india-2017-has-been-amazing-2918180.htmlFIFA.com spoke to Joy Bhattacharjya on his three-year role as Project Director for the Local Organising Committee (LOC) of the FIFA U-17 World Cup India 2017.]]>Sun, 29 Oct 2017 12:55:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA U-17 World Cup India 2017<![CDATA[England make history as football takes over India]]>/u17worldcup/news/y=2017/m=10/news=england-make-history-as-football-takes-over-india-2918205.htmlRecords, goals and a new name on the trophy: just three things to come out of an incredible few weeks of action at the FIFA U-17 World Cup India 2017. We wrap up the tournament that led England's triumph and the sub-continent going football mad.

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Sun, 29 Oct 2017 12:22:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA U-17 World Cup India 2017
<![CDATA[India 2017 hailed as a fantastic tournament]]>/u17worldcup/news/y=2017/m=10/news=india-2017-hailed-as-a-fantastic-tournament-2917676.htmlThu, 26 Oct 2017 14:34:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA U-17 World Cup India 2017<![CDATA[Indian couple reveal their World Cup passion]]>/u17worldcup/news/y=2017/m=10/news=indian-couple-reveal-their-world-cup-passion-2916005.htmlTue, 24 Oct 2017 11:34:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA U-17 World Cup India 2017<![CDATA[Busacca on female refereeing: India is a big step forward]]>/u17worldcup/news/y=2017/m=10/news=busacca-on-female-refereeing-india-is-a-big-step-forward-2916814.htmlMon, 23 Oct 2017 12:18:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA U-17 World Cup India 2017<![CDATA[Unforgettable moments for Oscar Foundation youngsters]]>/u17worldcup/news/y=2017/m=10/news=unforgettable-moments-for-oscar-foundation-youngsters-2916018.htmlThu, 19 Oct 2017 15:33:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA U-17 World Cup India 2017<![CDATA[The TLO: Just another team player]]>/u17worldcup/news/y=2017/m=10/news=the-tlo-just-another-team-player-2915993.htmlFIFA.com speaks to three TLOs to learn more.]]>Thu, 19 Oct 2017 10:07:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA U-17 World Cup India 2017<![CDATA[Inspiring story makes FIFA World Cup dreams come true for mother and son]]>/worldcup/news/y=2017/m=10/news=bring-someone-special-our-winner-from-india-2910526.htmlMon, 16 Oct 2017 10:11:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=2018 FIFA World Cup Russia™<![CDATA[Group stage full of historic moments]]>/u17worldcup/news/y=2017/m=10/news=group-stage-full-of-historic-moments-2914795.htmlSun, 15 Oct 2017 12:33:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA U-17 World Cup India 2017<![CDATA[The Week in Numbers]]>/news/y=2017/m=10/news=the-week-in-numbers-2913682.htmlFIFA.com’s latest stats review, along with single-half spree and unbeaten runs.]]>Fri, 13 Oct 2017 08:44:00 GMTArea=News CentreSection=Week in StatsKind=News<![CDATA[Full steam ahead for Colombia, Ghana and Mali]]>/u17worldcup/news/y=2017/m=10/news=full-steam-ahead-for-colombia-ghana-and-mali-2914108.htmlWhile the hosts bowed out, Colombia, Ghana and Mali all collected impressive victories on day seven of the FIFA U-17 World Cup India 2017.

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Thu, 12 Oct 2017 21:36:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA U-17 World Cup India 2017
<![CDATA[India bow out with heads held high]]>/u17worldcup/news/y=2017/m=10/news=india-bow-out-with-heads-held-high-2914109.htmlThu, 12 Oct 2017 21:18:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA U-17 World Cup India 2017<![CDATA[Ghana tops group, dream ends for hosts]]>/u17worldcup/matches/round=275931/match=300394706/match-report.htmlThu, 12 Oct 2017 17:24:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=Match SummaryTournament=FIFA U-17 World Cup India 2017<![CDATA[Jeakson: India's modest history maker]]>/u17worldcup/news/y=2017/m=10/news=jeakson-india-s-modest-history-maker-2912580.htmlFIFA.com spoke to midfielder Jeakson Thounaojam about his historic achievement.]]>Tue, 10 Oct 2017 09:59:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA U-17 World Cup India 2017<![CDATA[Paraguay into last 16, India facing elimination]]>/u17worldcup/news/y=2017/m=10/news=paraguay-into-last-16-india-facing-elimination-2912423.htmlMon, 09 Oct 2017 20:12:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA U-17 World Cup India 2017<![CDATA[Penaloza brace breaks Indian hearts]]>/u17worldcup/matches/round=275931/match=300394702/match-report.htmlMon, 09 Oct 2017 17:27:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=Match SummaryTournament=FIFA U-17 World Cup India 2017<![CDATA[Hosts ready to move forward after opening defeat]]>/u17worldcup/news/y=2017/m=10/news=hosts-ready-to-move-forward-after-opening-defeat-2911253.htmlSat, 07 Oct 2017 10:41:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA U-17 World Cup India 2017<![CDATA[Small margins on an intriguing opening day]]>/u17worldcup/news/y=2017/m=10/news=small-margins-on-an-intriguing-opening-day-2911065.htmlFri, 06 Oct 2017 18:41:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA U-17 World Cup India 2017<![CDATA[USA cruise to comfortable win over hosts India]]>/u17worldcup/matches/round=275931/match=300394710/match-report.htmlIndia’s debut at a FIFA competition ended in a 3-0 loss after the FIFA U-17 World Cup hosts fell to USA in their Group A opener in New Delhi on Friday evening.

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Fri, 06 Oct 2017 17:22:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=Match SummaryTournament=FIFA U-17 World Cup India 2017
<![CDATA[FIFA launch Hindi Twitter account for #FIFAU17WC]]>/u17worldcup/news/y=2017/m=10/news=fifa-launch-hindi-twitter-account-for-fifau17wc-2910347.html@FIFAHindi - the first global sports federation to do so - to cater for football fans in the most widely spoken language in the host country: Hindi.]]>Thu, 05 Oct 2017 06:04:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA U-17 World Cup India 2017<![CDATA[How to follow the FIFA U-17 World Cup]]>/u17worldcup/news/y=2017/m=10/news=how-to-follow-the-fifa-u-17-world-cup-2910235.htmlFIFA.com will have you covered wherever you are.]]>Wed, 04 Oct 2017 12:51:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA U-17 World Cup India 2017<![CDATA[India welcomes the stars of tomorrow]]>/u17worldcup/news/y=2017/m=10/news=india-welcomes-the-stars-of-tomorrow-2910156.htmlFIFA.com previews the 17th edition of the FIFA U-17 World Cup, as India plays host to some of football's stars of the future from 6 to 28 October.]]>Wed, 04 Oct 2017 04:49:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA U-17 World Cup India 2017<![CDATA[Byju’s completes National Supporter roster for FIFA U-17 World Cup India 2017]]>/u17worldcup/news/y=2017/m=10/news=byju-s-completes-national-supporter-roster-for-fifa-u-17-world-cup-ind-2910122.htmlTue, 03 Oct 2017 14:28:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=LOCKind=ReleaseTournament=FIFA U-17 World Cup India 2017<![CDATA[Dalmia Cement Bharat Limited to provide solid support for FIFA U-17 World Cup India 2017]]>/u17worldcup/news/y=2017/m=10/news=dalmia-cement-bharat-limited-to-provide-solid-support-for-fifa-u-17-wo-2910121.htmlTue, 03 Oct 2017 14:05:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=LOCKind=ReleaseTournament=FIFA U-17 World Cup India 2017<![CDATA[FIFA signs up NTPC Limited for FIFA U-17 World Cup]]>/u17worldcup/news/y=2017/m=10/news=fifa-signs-up-ntpc-limited-for-fifa-u-17-world-cup-2910119.htmlTue, 03 Oct 2017 14:05:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=LOCKind=ReleaseTournament=FIFA U-17 World Cup India 2017<![CDATA[India 2017 in numbers]]>/u17worldcup/news/y=2017/m=9/news=facts-and-figures-about-india-2017-2910054.htmlFIFA.com takes a closer look at some of the most impressive facts and figures surrounding the history of the tournament, the participating teams and the upcoming edition of the competition.]]>Mon, 02 Oct 2017 07:33:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA U-17 World Cup India 2017<![CDATA[Ghana keen to rekindle past glories]]>/u17worldcup/news/y=2017/m=9/news=ghana-keen-to-rekindle-past-glories-2909904.html

Ghana have twice been crowned FIFA U-17 World Cup champions, but after a decade absence from the tournament, the Black Starlets are keen to make up for lost time according to coach Paa Kwesi Fabin.

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Fri, 29 Sep 2017 04:23:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA U-17 World Cup India 2017
<![CDATA[Tickets available in all India 2017 Host Cities]]>/u17worldcup/news/y=2017/m=9/news=tickets-available-in-all-india-2017-host-cities-2909685.htmlTickets for the FIFA U-17 World Cup India 2017 can now be bought from box offices in each of the Host Cities, with a 25 per cent discount on tickets now available until the tournament kicks off.

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Wed, 27 Sep 2017 13:29:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=TicketingKind=NewsTournament=FIFA U-17 World Cup India 2017
<![CDATA[India 2017 Trophy Experience a huge success]]>/u17worldcup/news/y=2017/m=9/news=india-2017-trophy-experience-a-huge-success-2909671.htmlTravelling over 16,000km across India, more than one million fans from across the subcontinent came out to see the Official Winner's Trophy of the FIFA U-17 World Cup ahead of the tournament's kick off on 6 October.

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Wed, 27 Sep 2017 13:03:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA U-17 World Cup India 2017
<![CDATA[Talented youngsters set for Indian odyssey]]>/u17worldcup/news/y=2017/m=9/news=talented-youngsters-set-for-indian-odyssey-2909087.htmlTue, 26 Sep 2017 10:15:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA U-17 World Cup India 2017<![CDATA[India's blind team enjoy special trophy experience]]>http://www.fifa.com/u17worldcup/news/newsid=2907768/index.html?cid=rssfeed&att=Thu, 14 Sep 2017 08:00:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA U-17 World Cup India 2017<![CDATA[Enjoy the Official Song of India 2017!]]>/u17worldcup/news/y=2017/m=9/news=enjoy-the-official-song-of-india-2017-2907454.htmlSun, 10 Sep 2017 09:36:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA U-17 World Cup India 2017<![CDATA[Kroos: Korea Republic a springboard to high-flying career]]>/u17worldcup/news/y=2017/m=9/news=kroos-korea-republic-a-springboard-to-high-flying-career-2907469.htmlTen years on from being crowned as the adidas Golden Ball winner at the FIFA U-17 World Cup, we look at how Real Madrid and Germany star Toni Kroos has transformed over the past decade.

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Sat, 09 Sep 2017 09:50:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA U-17 World Cup India 2017
<![CDATA[FIFA Legends match sets stage for India 2017]]>/u17worldcup/news/y=2017/m=9/news=legends-match-sets-stage-for-fifa-u-17-world-cup-india-2017-2907363.htmlThu, 07 Sep 2017 22:47:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA U-17 World Cup India 2017<![CDATA[Weah and USA seeking glory in India]]>/u17worldcup/news/y=2017/m=8/news=weah-and-usa-seeking-glory-in-india-2904848.htmlMon, 21 Aug 2017 15:22:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA U-17 World Cup India 2017<![CDATA[India 2017 Trophy Experience launched in New Delhi]]>/u17worldcup/news/y=2017/m=8/news=trophy-experience-kicks-off-for-fifa-u-17-world-cup-india-2017-2904675.htmlFri, 18 Aug 2017 14:17:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA U-17 World Cup India 2017<![CDATA[Match officials for FIFA U-17 World Cup India 2017 appointed]]>/u17worldcup/news/y=2017/m=8/news=match-officials-for-fifa-u-17-wor-2904418.htmlFri, 18 Aug 2017 09:00:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=ReleaseTournament=FIFA U-17 World Cup India 2017<![CDATA[Women’s football tackling big issues in India]]>/development/news/y=2017/m=8/news=women-s-football-tackling-big-issues-in-india-2904396.htmlWed, 16 Aug 2017 14:35:00 GMTArea=Football DevelopmentSection=WomenKind=News<![CDATA[Trophy Experience for FIFA U-17 World Cup India 2017 to kick off mid-August]]>/u17worldcup/news/y=2017/m=8/news=trophy-experience-for-fifa-u-17-world-cup-india-2017-to-kick-off-mid-a-2903153.htmlMon, 07 Aug 2017 09:00:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA U-17 World Cup India 2017<![CDATA[Gulati: India 2017 a special event for me]]>/u17worldcup/news/y=2017/m=7/news=gulati-india-2017-a-special-event-for-me-2902257.htmlFIFA.com caught up with FIFA Council member Sunil Gulati at the India 2017 Official Draw in Mumbai, which saw the hosts - the country of Gulati’s birth – drawn against USA – the country where he was raised and now lives – in their opening match.

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Mon, 31 Jul 2017 14:46:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA U-17 World Cup India 2017
<![CDATA[Constantine: Qatar’s youth development can help Indian football]]>/worldcup/news/y=2017/m=7/news=constantine-qatar-s-youth-development-can-help-indian-football-2901935.htmlMon, 24 Jul 2017 11:48:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=2022 FIFA World Cup Qatar™<![CDATA[Coaches react to India 2017 draw]]>/u17worldcup/news/y=2017/m=7/news=coaches-react-to-india-2017-draw-2900652.htmlFIFA.com caught up with the coaches of Germany, New Caledonia, Mali and hosts India to get their take on their prospective opponents.]]>Fri, 07 Jul 2017 19:14:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA U-17 World Cup India 2017<![CDATA[India 2017 draw throws up intriguing ties]]>/u17worldcup/news/y=2017/m=7/news=india-2017-draw-throws-up-intriguing-ties-2900291.htmlFIFA.com was present for the FIFA U-17 World Cup India 2017 draw in Mumbai, where the hosts were cast in a challenging Group A, as a date with USA in their opening match being laid out.]]>Fri, 07 Jul 2017 15:37:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA U-17 World Cup India 2017<![CDATA[Coal India Limited joins as National Supporter for the FIFA U-17 World Cup India 2017]]>/u17worldcup/news/y=2017/m=7/news=coal-india-limited-joins-as-national-supporter-for-the-fifa-u-17-world-2900501.htmlThu, 06 Jul 2017 08:29:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=LOCKind=ReleaseTournament=FIFA U-17 World Cup India 2017<![CDATA[FIFA Legends Kanu, Cambiasso to attend Official Draw for FIFA U-17 World Cup India 2017]]>/u17worldcup/news/y=2017/m=7/news=fifa-legends-kanu-cambiasso-to-attend-official-draw-for-fifa-u-17-worl-2900440.htmlWed, 05 Jul 2017 12:17:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA U-17 World Cup India 2017<![CDATA[Mama: U-17 World Cup will be a game-changer]]>/u17worldcup/news/y=2017/m=6/news=mama-u-17-world-cup-will-be-a-game-changer-2898950.htmlShylo Malsawmtluanga, who is widely regarded as one of the finest players to emerge from the Mizoram region in India's north-east, discusses the future of Indian football and his hopes for the upcoming FIFA U-17 World Cup in the country.

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Wed, 28 Jun 2017 17:18:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA U-17 World Cup India 2017
<![CDATA[Hawk-Eye selected as VAR technology provider]]>/about-fifa/news/y=2017/m=5/news=hawk-eye-selected-as-var-technology-provider-2884449.htmlFIFA will continue the testing of video assistant technology during the FIFA U-20 World Cup Korea Republic 2017 (20 May – 11 June), the FIFA Confederations Cup Russia 2017 (17 June – 02 July) and the FIFA Club World Cup UAE 2017 (6 – 16 December).

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Fri, 19 May 2017 11:39:00 GMTArea=Football Technology Section=Video Assistant RefKind=Release
<![CDATA[Constantine-led India return to top 100]]>/fifa-world-ranking/news/y=2017/m=5/news=constantine-led-india-return-to-top-100-2884124.htmlThu, 18 May 2017 05:35:00 GMTArea=World RankingSection=Men RankingKind=News<![CDATA[Olympic experience key for adventurous applicant]]>/u17worldcup/news/y=2017/m=5/news=olympic-experience-key-for-adventurous-applicant-2883468.htmlYana Banerjee-Bey, an applicant to volunteer at the FIFA U-17 World Cup India 2017, speaks about her experience of volunteering at major events like the Olympic Games, and her hopes for the first FIFA tournament on Indian soil.

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Fri, 12 May 2017 09:27:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA U-17 World Cup India 2017