<![CDATA[FIFA.com - News]]>http://www.fifa.com/index.htmlenCopyright ©1994 - 2014 FIFA. All rights reservedSat, 20 Dec 2014 08:35:00 GMTSat, 20 Dec 2014 08:36:05 GMTFIFA.comFIFA.comhttp://www.fifa.com/imgml/rssheader.gif http://www.fifa.com/index.html13928FIFA.com RSS<![CDATA[The Week in Quotes]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Sat, 20 Dec 2014 08:35:00 GMTArea=News CentreSection=Week in QuotesKind=News<![CDATA[Juve clear at the top, Napoli win]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Thu, 18 Dec 2014 22:13:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=Serie A TIM 2014/2015<![CDATA[Balotelli handed one-match ban]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Thu, 18 Dec 2014 18:10:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=Barclays Premier League 2014/2015<![CDATA[Allegri ban lifted]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Thu, 18 Dec 2014 12:08:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=Serie A TIM 2014/2015<![CDATA[Veterans, victories and early excitement ]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Wed, 17 Dec 2014 07:20:00 GMTArea=News CentreSection=Week in StatsKind=News<![CDATA[Juve, Napoli target morale-boosting wins]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Wed, 17 Dec 2014 01:20:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=Serie A TIM 2014/2015<![CDATA[Henry: I feel I never left Arsenal]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Thierry Henry still feels he has unfinished business at Arsenal and wants to one day help the club win the UEFA Champions League.

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Tue, 16 Dec 2014 20:24:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=Barclays Premier League 2014/2015
<![CDATA[Garcia, Perotti handed bans]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Genoa midfielder Diego Perotti was handed a three-match league ban for aggressive conduct towards Roma midfielder Jose Holebas, while Roma head coach Rudi Garcia was handed a two-match touchline ban for "aggressive and intimidating conduct" towards a steward.

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Tue, 16 Dec 2014 14:57:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=Serie A TIM 2014/2015
<![CDATA[Conte: This job gives me great responsibility]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Tue, 16 Dec 2014 14:04:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=National TeamsKind=News<![CDATA[Pirlo completes hat-trick of Italian player awards]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Tue, 16 Dec 2014 08:14:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=Serie A TIM 2014/2015<![CDATA[La Rocca enjoys Wanderers' dream ride]]>/clubworldcup/news/y=2014/m=12/news=la-rocca-enjoys-wanderers-dream-ride-2492945.htmlTue, 16 Dec 2014 05:44:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA Club World Cup Morocco 2014<![CDATA[Mancini secures first Inter win since return]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Roberto Mancini claimed his first win as Inter Milan coach following his return to the club after goals from Mateo Kovacic and Andrea Ranocchia gave them a 2-0 victory over Serie A strugglers Chievo.

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Mon, 15 Dec 2014 22:42:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=Serie A TIM 2014/2015
<![CDATA[Klopp: The draw could have been worse]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Mon, 15 Dec 2014 17:00:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=UEFA Champions League 2014/2015<![CDATA[Roma insist Strootman is staying put]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Mon, 15 Dec 2014 13:57:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=Serie A TIM 2014/2015<![CDATA[Celtic handed Inter tie, Reds face Besiktas]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Mon, 15 Dec 2014 12:44:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=News<![CDATA[Chelsea face PSG, City tackle Barça in last 16]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Mon, 15 Dec 2014 11:37:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=UEFA Champions League 2014/2015<![CDATA[Training ground tackle injures Van Ginkel]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Mon, 15 Dec 2014 10:31:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=Serie A TIM 2014/2015<![CDATA[Evergreen Toni delighted to hit 300-goal mark]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Evergreen striker Luca Toni admitted his delight after hitting his 300th career goal in a 2-1 win over Udinese.

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Sun, 14 Dec 2014 18:06:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=Serie A TIM 2014/2015
<![CDATA[Roma close gap on Juventus]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Sun, 14 Dec 2014 17:01:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=Serie A TIM 2014/2015<![CDATA[Mauri sends Lazio third, Palermo sink Sassuolo]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Sat, 13 Dec 2014 22:03:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=Serie A TIM 2014/2015<![CDATA[Cruz Azul defeat nine-man Wanderers in extra-time]]>/clubworldcup/matches/round=259693/match=300298893/match-report.htmlCruz Azul needed 120 minutes to see off a nine-man Western Sydney Wanderers 3-1 in their wet and wild FIFA Club World Cup quarter-final in Rabat to set up a semi-final showdown with Real Madrid.

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Sat, 13 Dec 2014 22:01:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=Match SummaryTournament=FIFA Club World Cup Morocco 2014
<![CDATA[Auckland sink Setif to book spot in semis]]>/clubworldcup/matches/round=259693/match=300298897/match-report.htmlAuckland City were 1-0 victors against ES Setif in the first quarter-final of the FIFA Club World Cup in Rabat on Saturday, setting up a showdown with San Lorenzo in the semi-finals on Wednesday in Marrakech.

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Sat, 13 Dec 2014 17:55:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=Match SummaryTournament=FIFA Club World Cup Morocco 2014
<![CDATA[Tavano: I identify with Cesc]]>/clubworldcup/news/y=2014/m=12/news=tavano-i-identify-with-cesc-2491600.htmlAhead of Auckland City's quarter-final against ES Setif, forward Fabrizio Tavano spoke with FIFA.com about his admiration for Chelsea and Spain star Cesc Fabregas and his move to New Zealand at the age of 12. 

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Fri, 12 Dec 2014 20:30:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA Club World Cup Morocco 2014
<![CDATA[Round of 32 line-up complete]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Borussia Monchengladbach and Villarreal sealed their last-32 places in the UEFA Europa League after wins in Group A, while holders Sevilla also booked their place in the knockout stages.

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Thu, 11 Dec 2014 20:25:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=News
<![CDATA[City, Schalke seal last-16 places]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=English Premier League champions Manchester City progressed to the last 16 of the UEFA Champions League after securing a 2-0 win at Roma, while Schalke leap-frogged Sporting Lisbon to take second place in Group G. 

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Wed, 10 Dec 2014 22:41:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=UEFA Champions League 2014/2015
<![CDATA[Hart: We have resolve and character]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Goalkeeper Joe Hart hailed the resolve and character of Manchester City as they reached the UEFA Champions League knockout stage with an impressive 2-0 win at Roma.

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Wed, 10 Dec 2014 22:12:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=UEFA Champions League 2014/2015
<![CDATA[Allegri: We deserved to progress]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Wed, 10 Dec 2014 09:57:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=UEFA Champions League 2014/2015<![CDATA[Quintet set sights on last two slots]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Wed, 10 Dec 2014 05:25:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=UEFA Champions League 2014/2015<![CDATA[Basel send Liverpool packing, Arsenal and Real rampant]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=A 1-1 draw at Anfield sent Basel through to the knockout stages of the UEFA Champions League as Group C runners-up at the expense of Liverpool, while Arsenal beat Galatasaray 4-1 in Istanbul.

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Tue, 09 Dec 2014 22:32:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=UEFA Champions League 2014/2015
<![CDATA[Garcia: City clash has feel of a final]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Roma coach Rudi Garcia claims his side's decisive UEFA Champions League Group E clash against Manchester City has the feel of a final.

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Tue, 09 Dec 2014 16:14:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=UEFA Champions League 2014/2015
<![CDATA[Five spots still up for grabs ]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=FIFA.com previews the action.]]>Tue, 09 Dec 2014 04:23:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=UEFA Champions League 2014/2015<![CDATA[Samp go fourth as Chievo climb]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Sampdoria moved up into fourth place in the Italian Serie A standings after they claimed a comfortable 3-1 win over ten-man Hellas Verona on Monday, while Chievo climbed out of the drop zone at the expense of Cagliari as they cruised to a 2-0 win at the Stadio Sant'Elia.

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Mon, 08 Dec 2014 22:17:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=Serie A TIM 2014/2015
<![CDATA[Cesena sack Bisoli, appoint Di Carlo]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Cesena sacked coach Pierpaolo Bisoli on Monday and announced the appointment of Domenico Di Carlo as his replacement, the Italian Serie A side confirmed.

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Mon, 08 Dec 2014 19:11:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=Serie A TIM 2014/2015
<![CDATA[Allegri backs Simeone to win best coach award]]>/ballon-dor/news/y=2014/m=12/news=allegri-backs-simeone-to-win-best-coach-award-2489462.htmlJuventus coach Massimiliano Allegri has backed Diego Simeone for the 2014 FIFA World Coach of the Year for Men's Football award, but said the other two shortlisted nominees would also be worthy winners.

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Mon, 08 Dec 2014 17:19:00 GMTArea=Ballon d'OrSection=Coach of the Year - Kind=NewsTournament=FIFA Ballon d'Or 2014
<![CDATA[Mustafi: This year will be hard to beat]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=FIFA.com about going from Sampdoria breakthrough figure to a FIFA World CUp winner, the whirlwind of life after the Maracana and the experience of lifting aloft the Trophy.]]>Mon, 08 Dec 2014 11:52:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=National TeamsKind=Interview<![CDATA[Montolivo: Injury comeback feels like a victory]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Mon, 08 Dec 2014 11:27:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=Serie A TIM 2014/2015<![CDATA[Genoa go third with win, Napoli fight back]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Genoa returned to third place in the Italian Serie A table on Sunday after Luca Antonelli's goal condemned AC Milan to their third defeat of the season, while Napoli scored twice in side five minutes to salvage a point in a dramatic 2-2 draw against Empoli.

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Sun, 07 Dec 2014 17:16:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=Serie A TIM 2014/2015
<![CDATA[Ljajic spares Roma's blushes, Torino hold Palermo]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Roma needed two late goals from Adem Ljajic to deny plucky Sassuolo a historic victory in an Italian Serie A match at the Stadio Olimpico as Struggling Torino twice fought back to force a 2-2 draw at home to Palermo but the Stadio Olimpico club remain without a victory in their last seven games.

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Sat, 06 Dec 2014 21:52:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=Serie A TIM 2014/2015
<![CDATA[The heroes and highlights of a special tournament]]>/clubworldcup/news/y=2014/m=12/news=the-heroes-and-highlights-of-a-special-tournament-2488786.htmlFIFA.com looks back on past FIFA Club World Cup competitions as Morocco prepares to welcome the world's best club teams for the 2014 Club World Cup in just a few days' time.

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Sat, 06 Dec 2014 21:39:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA Club World Cup Morocco 2014
<![CDATA[The Week in Quotes]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=FIFA.com recaps some of standout remarks from the past week.]]>Sat, 06 Dec 2014 00:00:00 GMTArea=News CentreSection=Week in QuotesKind=News<![CDATA[Fiorentina end Juve's winning streak with scoreless draw]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Juventus saw their six-match winning run in all competitions come to an end on Friday in a dour 0-0 draw at Fiorentina, and the result means the champions could see their lead at the top of Italian Serie A trimmed to just a point if second placed Roma defeat struggling Sassuolo on Saturday.

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Fri, 05 Dec 2014 22:18:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=Serie A TIM 2014/2015
<![CDATA[Cagliari, Sampdoria advance in cup]]>http://www.fifa.com/world-match-centre/news/newsid/248/799/2/index.html?cid=rssfeed&att=Thu, 04 Dec 2014 23:26:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=News<![CDATA[De Sanctis extends Roma stay, expresses delight]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Thu, 04 Dec 2014 14:40:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=Serie A TIM 2014/2015<![CDATA[Albertini backs Torres to shine]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Rossoneri.]]>Thu, 04 Dec 2014 09:58:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=Serie A TIM 2014/2015<![CDATA[Atalanta advance in cup, Genoa exit]]>http://www.fifa.com/world-match-centre/news/newsid/248/769/4/index.html?cid=rssfeed&att=Wed, 03 Dec 2014 22:55:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=News<![CDATA[Castan brain surgery successful]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Roma defender Leandro Castan underwent successful neurosurgery on Wednesday to remove a cluster of abnormal blood vessels from his brain.

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Wed, 03 Dec 2014 15:06:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=Serie A TIM 2014/2015
<![CDATA[Vidal: I want to become of the best]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Wed, 03 Dec 2014 11:13:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=Serie A TIM 2014/2015<![CDATA[Asamoah ruled out for Juve, Ghana]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Wed, 03 Dec 2014 09:45:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=Serie A TIM 2014/2015<![CDATA[Buffon: Keepers need something exceptional to win]]>/ballon-dor/news/y=2014/m=12/news=buffon-keepers-need-something-exceptional-to-win-2487254.htmlFIFA.com about his near miss with the Ballon d'Or and who he believes will emerge triumphant at next month's FIFA Gala.]]>Wed, 03 Dec 2014 09:16:00 GMTArea=Ballon d'OrSection=Player of the Year -Kind=InterviewTournament=FIFA Ballon d'Or 2014<![CDATA[Records fall as droughts end]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att= FIFA.com's latest stats review, which also features Franck Ribery, Roberto Soldado, Andrea Pirlo and Real Madrid.]]>Wed, 03 Dec 2014 07:30:00 GMTArea=News CentreSection=Week in StatsKind=News