<![CDATA[FIFA.com - News]]>http://www.fifa.com/index.htmlenCopyright ©1994 - 2014 FIFA. All rights reservedMon, 24 Nov 2014 07:42:00 GMTMon, 24 Nov 2014 08:16:00 GMTFIFA.comFIFA.comhttp://www.fifa.com/imgml/rssheader.gif http://www.fifa.com/index.html13928FIFA.com RSS<![CDATA[Roche goes solo in the Puskás Award ]]>/ballon-dor/news/y=2014/m=11/news=roche-goes-solo-in-the-puskas-award-2477064.htmlMon, 24 Nov 2014 07:42:00 GMTArea=Ballon d'OrSection=Puskas awardKind=NewsTournament=FIFA Ballon d'Or 2014<![CDATA[O'Neill focused only on qualifiers]]>http://www.fifa.com/world-match-centre/news/newsid/247/659/6/index.html?cid=rssfeed&att=Wed, 19 Nov 2014 00:22:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=National TeamsKind=News<![CDATA[Klinsmann: Keane is a role model for USA footballers]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=United States manager Jurgen Klinsmann has held up Republic of Ireland skipper Robbie Keane as a role model for the nation's future professionals.

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Mon, 17 Nov 2014 18:54:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=National TeamsKind=News
<![CDATA[Keane: Robbie is still massive for us]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Sun, 16 Nov 2014 14:30:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=National TeamsKind=NewsTournament=UEFA EURO 2016 Prel. Comp.<![CDATA[Strachan: It was an epic duel]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Gordon Strachan hailed his Scotland side after they edged a pulsating UEFA EURO 2016 duel with the Republic of Ireland in Glasgow, with Shaun Maloney grabbing the winner 15 minutes from time.

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Sat, 15 Nov 2014 07:24:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=National TeamsKind=NewsTournament=UEFA EURO 2016 Prel. Comp.
<![CDATA[Germany labour as Ronaldo sets goal record]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Germany laboured to a 4-0 win over Gibraltar, Cristiano Ronaldo became the tournament's all-time leading scorer, and Scotland edged the Republic of Ireland in UEFA EURO 2016 qualifying. 

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Fri, 14 Nov 2014 22:30:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=National TeamsKind=NewsTournament=UEFA EURO 2016 Prel. Comp.
<![CDATA[Whittaker: Win not crucial to Scotland's chances]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Thu, 13 Nov 2014 01:14:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=National TeamsKind=NewsTournament=UEFA EURO 2016 Prel. Comp.<![CDATA[Lightweights aim to plant more EURO blows]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Thu, 13 Nov 2014 01:05:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=National TeamsKind=NewsTournament=UEFA EURO 2016 Prel. Comp.<![CDATA[Klinsmann calls in veterans, fresh faces for USA friendlies]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=USA coach Jurgen Klinsmann named his 25-man squad for the Americans' friendlies against Colombia and Republic of Ireland, with a mix of fresh faces and veterans representing the Stars and Stripes.

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Mon, 10 Nov 2014 16:49:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=National TeamsKind=NewsTournament=Friendly
<![CDATA[Scotland pick Rangers prospect, recall Bardsley]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Tue, 04 Nov 2014 15:09:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=National TeamsKind=NewsTournament=UEFA EURO 2016 Prel. Comp.<![CDATA[Stoke's Whelan out for several weeks]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Stoke City midfielder Glenn Whelan has been ruled out for up to six weeks with a fracture of the right leg, manager Mark Hughes said Thursday.

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Thu, 23 Oct 2014 17:13:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=Barclays Premier League 2014/2015
<![CDATA[FIFA goalkeepers' summit analyses latest trends]]>/worldcup/news/y=2014/m=10/news=fifa-goalkeepers-summit-analyses-latest-trends-2460950.htmlThu, 23 Oct 2014 13:14:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil ™<![CDATA[O'Shea: We're delighted with the Germany result]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=John O'Shea discussed the elation he felt after scoring a last-gasp goal to give Republic of Ireland a 1-1 draw with Germany in a UEFA EURO 2016 qualifier on Tuesday.

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Wed, 15 Oct 2014 15:00:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=National TeamsKind=NewsTournament=UEFA EURO 2016 Prel. Comp.
<![CDATA[Low: Germany were naive]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Wed, 15 Oct 2014 10:27:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=National TeamsKind=NewsTournament=UEFA EURO 2016 Prel. Comp.<![CDATA[Icons eclipsed as Germans misfire]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=FIFA.com's latest stats review, alongside Germany's shooting struggles and Liverpool somehow defending their Women's Super League crown.]]>Wed, 15 Oct 2014 08:25:00 GMTArea=News CentreSection=Week in StatsKind=News<![CDATA[O'Neill hails players after Germany draw]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Wed, 15 Oct 2014 00:10:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=National TeamsKind=NewsTournament=UEFA EURO 2016 Prel. Comp.<![CDATA[Late strikes sink Denmark, hold Germany]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Cristiano Ronaldo headed a stoppage-time winner for Portugal to snatch a 1-0 UEFA EURO 2016 qualifying triumph over Denmark, while John O'Shea marked his 100th senior cap for the Republic of Ireland by scrambling a last-gasp equaliser against Germany.

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Tue, 14 Oct 2014 22:41:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=National TeamsKind=NewsTournament=UEFA EURO 2016 Prel. Comp.
<![CDATA[Last-gasp O'Shea denies Germany]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Republic of Ireland held Germany to a 1-1 draw as John O'Shea scored in the 94th-minute to maintain Ireland's unbeaten start to UEFA EURO 2016 qualifying, while Germany's struggles continue.

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Tue, 14 Oct 2014 22:13:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=National TeamsKind=NewsTournament=UEFA EURO 2016 Prel. Comp.
<![CDATA[The thirteen flags of the EURO for Europe]]>http://www.fifa.com/newscentre/features/news/newsid=2456405/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 shows the host cities' presentation for a ground-breaking event.]]>Mon, 13 Oct 2014 16:42:00 GMTArea=News CentreSection=Super SnapKind=News<![CDATA[Low: We've gone from hunter to prey]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Germany boss Joachim Low has warned his players they have gone from hunter to prey since winning the FIFA World Cup, and has said his side are determined to bounce back after their shock defeat to Poland.

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Mon, 13 Oct 2014 14:00:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=National TeamsKind=NewsTournament=UEFA EURO 2016 Prel. Comp.
<![CDATA[Top teams looking to bounce back]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=FIFA.com previews the next round of UEFA EURO 2016 qualifying matches with some of the continent's heavyweights, including FIFA World Cup winners Germany, looking to bounce back from recent disappointments.

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Sun, 12 Oct 2014 15:26:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=National TeamsKind=NewsTournament=UEFA EURO 2016 Prel. Comp.
<![CDATA[Low: We must focus on Ireland]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Sat, 11 Oct 2014 23:35:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=National TeamsKind=NewsTournament=UEFA EURO 2016 Prel. Comp.<![CDATA[Kramer: It is a very important week]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Thu, 09 Oct 2014 14:04:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=National TeamsKind=NewsTournament=UEFA EURO 2016 Prel. Comp.<![CDATA[Neuer: I've stopped Lewandowski many times]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Wed, 08 Oct 2014 13:58:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=UEFA EURO 2016 Prel. Comp.<![CDATA[Draxler ruled out of Poland qualifier]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Germany midfielder Julian Draxler has been ruled out of his country's UEFA EURO 2016 qualifier against Poland in Warsaw on Saturday with flu.

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Tue, 07 Oct 2014 14:53:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=National TeamsKind=NewsTournament=UEFA EURO 2016 Prel. Comp.
<![CDATA[Bellarabi's meteoric rise into Germany squad]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Bayer Leverkusen's attacking midfielder Karim Bellarabi capped a meteoric rise by being called up by world champions Germany for their UEFA EURO 2016 qualifiers against Poland and Republic of Ireland.

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Thu, 02 Oct 2014 14:52:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=National TeamsKind=NewsTournament=UEFA EURO 2016 Prel. Comp.
<![CDATA[European coaches to recap Brazil 2014's technical legacy in Russia ]]>/worldcup/news/y=2014/m=9/news=european-coaches-to-recap-brazil-2014-s-technical-legacy-in-russia-2439876.htmlMon, 15 Sep 2014 14:00:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil ™<![CDATA[Albania shock Portugal, Germany edge Scotland]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Albania shocked Cristiano Ronaldo-less Portugal 1-0 on the road in Group I, while Poland forward Robert Lewandowski scored four goals in the first round of UEFA EURO 2016 qualifiers. 

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Sun, 07 Sep 2014 21:55:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=National TeamsKind=News
<![CDATA[Argentina, USA excel on the road]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=FIFA.com reports on a night of international friendly action that brought morale-boosting victories for the likes of Argentina, England, Russia and USA.]]>Thu, 04 Sep 2014 08:55:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=FriendliesKind=News<![CDATA[Outfield players step in goal]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=FIFA.com looks at some of the most striking anecdotes from this rare occurrence.    ]]>Thu, 28 Aug 2014 08:28:00 GMTArea=News CentreSection=Off The BallKind=News<![CDATA[Finale looms Stateside, fresh ambitions in Europe]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=FIFA.com reviews the latest domestic club action in the women’s game with the championship decider set in the USA, while there is a look at the latest from Sweden, Norway and Republic of Ireland.]]>Tue, 26 Aug 2014 08:09:00 GMTArea=Football DevelopmentSection=WomenKind=News<![CDATA[Long, Gardos sign for Southampton]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Southampton announced the signings of Republic of Ireland striker Shane Long from Hull and Romania defender Florin Gardos both on four-year deals. 

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Thu, 14 Aug 2014 16:27:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=Barclays Premier League 2014/2015
<![CDATA[Dunne calls time on Ireland career]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Thu, 31 Jul 2014 20:13:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=National TeamsKind=News<![CDATA[Live Your Goals brings joy in July]]>http://www.fifa.com/aboutfifa/footballdevelopment/women/liveyourgoals/news/newsid=2409579/index.html?cid=rssfeed&att=Although July was dominated by the 2014 World Cup, it was an extremely eventful month for women’s football, with a total of 18 Live Your Goals festivals held around the globe.

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Wed, 30 Jul 2014 09:58:00 GMTArea=Football DevelopmentSection=Live your goalsKind=News
<![CDATA[Live Your Goals thrives under summer skies]]>http://www.fifa.com/aboutfifa/footballdevelopment/women/liveyourgoals/news/newsid=2384787/index.html?cid=rssfeed&att=Fri, 27 Jun 2014 07:11:00 GMTArea=Football DevelopmentSection=Live your goalsKind=News<![CDATA[Celtic get Reykjavik date in Champions League]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Scottish champions Celtic have been drawn against Iceland's KR Reykjavik, while Republic of Ireland champions St Patrick's Athletic will take on Legia Warsaw.

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Mon, 23 Jun 2014 12:16:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=UEFA Champions League 2014/2015
<![CDATA[Norway and England stride on, Morgan stars on return]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=FIFA.com reviews midweek women’s international action from three continents led by Alex Morgan’s crucial contribution as USA held off an impressive France, while the race for Canada 2015 continues to intensity in Europe.]]>Fri, 20 Jun 2014 11:10:00 GMTArea=Football DevelopmentSection=WomenKind=News<![CDATA[Swiss dominate Euro headlines, USA open new era]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=FIFA.com reviews all the weekend international action in women’s football headlined by an historic breakthrough for Switzerland amid a heavy schedule of European matches, while USA have continued their winning home form.]]>Mon, 16 Jun 2014 15:56:00 GMTArea=Football DevelopmentSection=WomenKind=News<![CDATA[Ronaldo leads rampant Portugal to big win]]>/worldcup/news/y=2014/m=6/news=ronaldo-leads-rampant-portugal-to-big-win-2367637.htmlWed, 11 Jun 2014 01:59:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil ™<![CDATA[Duff to join Melbourne alongside Villa]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Tue, 10 Jun 2014 07:50:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=Hyundai A-League 2013/2014<![CDATA[Keane eager to face Ronaldo]]>/worldcup/news/y=2014/m=6/news=keane-eager-to-face-ronaldo-2363028.htmlRepublic of Ireland captain Robbie Keane admitted he and his team-mates are eager to test themselves against Cristiano Ronaldo in their upcoming international friendly. 

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Mon, 09 Jun 2014 19:52:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil ™
<![CDATA[Final line-up named for the FIFA Interactive World Cup Grand Final]]>http://www.fifa.com/tournaments/archive/interactiveworldcup/2014/news/newsid=2355080/index.html?cid=rssfeed&att=Fri, 06 Jun 2014 01:45:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA Interactive World Cup 2014<![CDATA[Keane feeling back on top form]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Republic of Ireland forward Robbie Keane admits he has been given a new lease of life since undergoing surgery to address long-standing injury problems. 

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Thu, 05 Jun 2014 23:01:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=National TeamsKind=News
<![CDATA[Israel beat World Cup-bound Honduras]]>/worldcup/news/y=2014/m=6/news=israel-beats-world-cup-bound-honduras-2352944.htmlMon, 02 Jun 2014 04:04:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil ™<![CDATA[Montolivo injury ruins Italy's warm-up]]>/worldcup/news/y=2014/m=5/news=montolivo-injury-ruins-italy-s-warm-up-2347107.htmlRiccardo Montolivo's 2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil dreams have been ended after he suffered a broken leg early in the first half of Italy's goalless draw with the Republic of Ireland at Craven Cottage. 

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Sat, 31 May 2014 20:47:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=FriendliesKind=NewsTournament=2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil ™
<![CDATA[Ireland's Keogh seeks glory in Perth]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Fri, 30 May 2014 05:53:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=Hyundai A-League 2013/2014<![CDATA[Happy Birthday to you!]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Sun, 18 May 2014 09:31:00 GMTArea=News CentreSection=BirthdaysKind=News<![CDATA[Big guns, Swiss close in on Canada ]]>/womensworldcup/news/y=2014/m=5/news=big-guns-swiss-close-in-on-canada-2336402.htmlFIFA.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]]>/womensworldcup/news/y=2014/m=5/news=european-trio-edge-closer-to-canada-ticket-2335500.htmlThu, 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