<![CDATA[FIFA.com - News]]>http://www.fifa.com/index.htmlenCopyright ©1994 - 2014 FIFA. All rights reservedTue, 21 Oct 2014 13:41:00 GMTTue, 21 Oct 2014 14:59:08 GMTFIFA.comFIFA.comhttp://www.fifa.com/imgml/rssheader.gif http://www.fifa.com/index.html13928FIFA.com RSS<![CDATA[Verona issued stadium ban]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Tue, 21 Oct 2014 13:41:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=Serie A TIM 2014/2015<![CDATA[Rossi on the mend]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Tue, 21 Oct 2014 12:56:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=Serie A TIM 2014/2015<![CDATA[Bayern hit the front, Lyon and Paris march in step ]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=FIFA.com brings you the latest news from the world of women’s club football with Europe and Australia providing our focus this week.]]>Tue, 21 Oct 2014 12:52:00 GMTArea=Football DevelopmentSection=WomenKind=News<![CDATA[Madrid's trip to Anfield tops bill]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Tue, 21 Oct 2014 01:15:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=UEFA Champions League 2014/2015<![CDATA[Empoli fight back at Genoa]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Mon, 20 Oct 2014 22:49:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=Serie A TIM 2014/2015<![CDATA[Garcia: Anything can happen]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Roma coach Rudi Garcia said the Italian Serie A side will readily accept their underdog role but are hungry for success when they host Bayern Munich in their upcoming UEFA Champions League clash.

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Mon, 20 Oct 2014 14:16:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=UEFA Champions League 2014/2015
<![CDATA[Roma test for Bayern, City under pressure]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Mon, 20 Oct 2014 12:17:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=UEFA Champions League 2014/2015<![CDATA[Maran to succeed Corini at Chievo]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Struggling Chievo have announced announced that Rolando Maran will take over as their new coach, replacing Eugenio Corini, who was sacked after Saturday's 3-0 defeat to Roma.

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Mon, 20 Oct 2014 11:00:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=Serie A TIM 2014/2015
<![CDATA[City visit CSKA, Guardiola returns to Rome]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Mon, 20 Oct 2014 00:10:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=UEFA Champions League 2014/2015<![CDATA[Honda sends Milan fourth, Lazio win third straight]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Keisuke Honda scored twice as resurgent AC Milan moved up to fourth in Italy's Serie A with a 3-1 win at Hellas Verona on Sunday afternoon, while Lazio won their third consecutive match and Palermo picked up their first win of the season.

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Sun, 19 Oct 2014 17:46:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=Serie A TIM 2014/2015
<![CDATA[Serial-scoring Swede who lit up Milan]]>http://www.fifa.com/classicfootball/players/player=174807/index.html?cid=rssfeed&att=FIFA.com pays tribute to the exceptional career of Gunnar Nordahl, who scored 43 goals in 33 games for Sweden, helping them to Olympic gold in the process, and won a record five Capocannoniere awards with AC Milan.

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Sun, 19 Oct 2014 17:19:00 GMTArea=ClassicSection=PlayersKind=News
<![CDATA[Corini sacked by Chievo]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Chievo have sacked head coach Eugenio Corini following Saturday's heavy defeat to Roma, which was the Flying Donkeys' fifth defeat of the Italian Serie A campaign.

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Sun, 19 Oct 2014 14:22:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=Serie A TIM 2014/2015
<![CDATA[Happy Birthday to you!]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=In our regular Sunday feature, we look ahead to the week's footballing birthdays with a Slovakian goalscorer, a retired English hardman and the current Three Lions skipper all celebrating this week.

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Sun, 19 Oct 2014 10:06:00 GMTArea=News CentreSection=BirthdaysKind=News
<![CDATA[Guardiola sets sights on Roma]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Pep Guardiola says Bayern Munich's full focus is now on Tuesday's UEFA Champions League clash at Roma after routing Werder Bremen, while Jurgen Klopp slammed his Borussia Dortmund side following their defeat to Cologne.

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Sun, 19 Oct 2014 00:05:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=Bundesliga 2014/2015
<![CDATA[Juve slip up, Roma beat Chievo]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Juventus dropped their first points of the season when they were held to a 1-1 draw at Sassuolo, while Roma returned to winning ways in the league with a 3-0 victory at home to Chievo. 

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Sat, 18 Oct 2014 22:05:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=Serie A TIM 2014/2015
<![CDATA[The Week in Quotes]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Sat, 18 Oct 2014 08:36:00 GMTArea=News CentreSection=Week in QuotesKind=News<![CDATA[Ancelotti: Real have a unique front three]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Fri, 17 Oct 2014 13:06:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=Liga BBVA 2014/2015<![CDATA[Inter host Napoli, Juve look to maintain run]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Fri, 17 Oct 2014 09:38:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=Serie A TIM 2014/2015<![CDATA[Balotelli working hard for goals]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Liverpool striker Mario Balotelli insists he is working harder to become more of a threat in the penalty area and has likened his club captain Steven Gerrard to Azzurri legend Andrea Pirlo.

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Thu, 16 Oct 2014 15:01:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=Barclays Premier League 2014/2015
<![CDATA[Keita: I still have the motivation]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=FIFA.com about Les Aigles' ambitions in Africa as well as his goals in the UEFA Champions League and Serie A with Roma.]]>Wed, 15 Oct 2014 05:43:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=National TeamsKind=News<![CDATA[Inter Milan's Kovacic to undergo tests after EURO injury]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Mateo Kovacic picked up a knock while playing for Croatia in a UEFA EURO 2016 qualifier against Azerbaijan on Monday and the 20-year-old will undergo tests at Inter Milan to help determine the severity of the injury.

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Tue, 14 Oct 2014 14:24:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=National TeamsKind=NewsTournament=UEFA EURO 2016 Prel. Comp.
<![CDATA[Five of Beckham’s best England moments]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=FIFA.com reflects on five of his best moments in an England shirt, including his dramatic goals against Greece and Argentina.]]>Tue, 14 Oct 2014 09:52:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=National TeamsKind=News<![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[Maicon extends Roma deal]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Mon, 13 Oct 2014 15:17:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=Serie A TIM 2014/2015<![CDATA[Berlusconi praises Inzaghi, optimistic for Milan]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Mon, 13 Oct 2014 12:12:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=Serie A TIM 2013/2014<![CDATA[Happy Birthday to you!]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=In our weekly feature, we preview the upcoming footballing birthdays, with a Greek grafter, an evergreen Italian, a Nigerian winger and Algeria's former manager celebrating this week.

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Sun, 12 Oct 2014 09:40:00 GMTArea=News CentreSection=BirthdaysKind=News
<![CDATA[The Week in Quotes]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Featuring Roy Keane on a fist-fight with Peter Schmeichel, Zlatan Ibrahimovic on being a family man and a former Spanish international on why Cristiano Ronaldo is the greatest player in history.

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Sat, 11 Oct 2014 11:09:00 GMTArea=News CentreSection=Week in QuotesKind=News
<![CDATA[Chiellini brace puts Italy past Azerbaijan]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Italy beat Azerbaijan 2-1, with Giorgio Chiellini scoring all three goals on the night as he made amends for his own goal when he put the Azzurri ahead nine minutes from time to win their second consecutive UEFA EURO 2016 qualifier.

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Fri, 10 Oct 2014 21:55:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=National TeamsKind=NewsTournament=UEFA EURO 2016 Prel. Comp.
<![CDATA[Dutch relief as Italy's Chiellini stars and Belgium run riot]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=The Netherlands fought back to beat Kazakhstan 3-1, Giorgio Chiellini stole the show in Italy's 2-1 win over Azerbaijan and Belgium blasted Andorra 6-0.

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Fri, 10 Oct 2014 21:22:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=National TeamsKind=NewsTournament=UEFA EURO 2016 Prel. Comp.
<![CDATA[Balotelli-less Italy look to continue positive start]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Azzurri tackle Azerbaijan and Malta in upcoming UEFA EURO qualifiers.]]>Thu, 09 Oct 2014 00:20:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=National TeamsKind=NewsTournament=UEFA EURO 2016 Prel. Comp.<![CDATA[Pelle: Better late than never]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Southampton striker Graziano Pelle said his perseverance has paid off after he was called up to the Italian national team for the upcoming UEFA EURO 2016 qualifiers against Azerbaijan and Malta.

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Wed, 08 Oct 2014 15:42:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=National TeamsKind=NewsTournament=UEFA EURO 2016 Prel. Comp.
<![CDATA[Polish test for Germany, Pirlo returns]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=The second round of matches in UEFA EURO 2016 qualifying provides opportunities for perennial powerhouses to get their campaigns on track. FIFA.com previews all the action. 

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Wed, 08 Oct 2014 10:48:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=National TeamsKind=NewsTournament=UEFA EURO 2016 Prel. Comp.
<![CDATA[Thigh injury sidelines Juve's Caceres]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Wed, 08 Oct 2014 08:45:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=Serie A TIM 2014/2015<![CDATA[Shutouts, silverware and the Special One ]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Claudio Bravo, Francesco Totti, Cristiano Ronaldo and Jose Mourinho star in FIFA.com's latest weekly stats review, while Juventus, Malmo, Stjarnan and Hamilton Academical also feature.]]>Wed, 08 Oct 2014 07:06:00 GMTArea=News CentreSection=Week in StatsKind=News<![CDATA[Leading nations play catch-up in EURO race]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Wed, 08 Oct 2014 00:17:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=National TeamsKind=NewsTournament=UEFA EURO 2016 Prel. Comp.<![CDATA[Thohir backs Mazzarri, eyes Inter signings]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Tue, 07 Oct 2014 10:38:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=Serie A TIM 2014/2015<![CDATA[Schalke sack Keller, appoint Di Matteo]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Tue, 07 Oct 2014 08:21:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=Bundesliga 2014/2015<![CDATA[Zaza: The hardest part is yet to come]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=FIFA.com caught up with Italy forward Simone Zaza for an exclusive interview and asked him about his sudden emergence with Sassuolo, his fledgling international career and his objectives for the future.]]>Mon, 06 Oct 2014 18:58:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=Serie A TIM 2014/2015<![CDATA[Conte: We want to take initiative]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Italy coach Antonio Conte spoke about his recent squad announcement ahead of the Azzurri's upcoming UEFA EURO 2016 qualifiers against Azerbaijan and Malta. 

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Mon, 06 Oct 2014 13:56:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=National TeamsKind=NewsTournament=UEFA EURO 2016 Prel. Comp.
<![CDATA[Qatar to host Italian Supercoppa]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Mon, 06 Oct 2014 12:00:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=Serie A TIM 2014/2015<![CDATA[Montella: Fiorentina's performance was perfect]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Mon, 06 Oct 2014 10:34:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=Serie A TIM 2014/2015<![CDATA[Garcia: Loss was our fault]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Mon, 06 Oct 2014 09:25:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=Serie A TIM 2014/2015<![CDATA[Late Bonucci heroics for Juve, Viola beat Inter ]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Leonardo Bonucci struck the winner four minutes from time as Juventus ended Roma's perfect Serie A run with a 3-2 victory in Turin, while Fiorentina beat Inter Milan comfortably with a 3-0 home win. 

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Sun, 05 Oct 2014 22:08:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=Serie A TIM 2014/2015
<![CDATA[Milan back on track, Hellas win late]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=AC Milan returned to winning ways with a 2-0 victory over Chievo Verona at home, while Hellas Verona left it late to beat Cagliari 1-0 thanks to Panagiotis Tachtsidis.

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Sat, 04 Oct 2014 21:57:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=Serie A TIM 2014/2015
<![CDATA[Pelle called up by Italy]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Southampton striker Graziano Pelle has been rewarded for his impressive start to the English Premier League season by winning a first senior call up by Italy for their next UEFA EURO 2016 qualifiers.

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Sat, 04 Oct 2014 21:23:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=National TeamsKind=NewsTournament=UEFA EURO 2016 Prel. Comp.
<![CDATA[Garcia: We're ready for Juve challenge]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Roma coach Rudi Garcia insists their away defeat to Juventus last season will have no bearing on Sunday's top-of-the-table Serie A clash betweeen the sides in Turin. 

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Sat, 04 Oct 2014 15:32:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=Serie A TIM 2014/2015
<![CDATA[Juventus & Roma, a duel of north & south]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=FIFA.com takes a look back at the history behind these giants from two of the country's most dominant cities.]]>Sat, 04 Oct 2014 11:58:00 GMTArea=ClassicSection=RivalriesKind=News<![CDATA[Di Vaio announces retirement]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Marco Di Vaio announced on Friday he will retire following the conclusion of Montreal Impact's season in Major League Soccer concludes, capping an illustrious career with more than 340 Italian Serie A appearances to the 38-year-old's name.

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Fri, 03 Oct 2014 18:09:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=MLS 2014
<![CDATA[The Stadio Olimpico, Rome's football Colosseum ]]>http://www.fifa.com/classicfootball/stadiums/stadium=37062/index.html?cid=rssfeed&att=FIFA.com looks at how it has developed over the years.]]>Fri, 03 Oct 2014 10:38:00 GMTArea=ClassicSection=StadiumsKind=News<![CDATA[Kaka: It's great being a veteran]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=FIFA.com spoke exclusively with Kaka before a training session at Sao Paulo where the 32-year-old spoke about the joys of being a veteran, his move to Orlando City, Dunga's chances of success with A Seleção and much more.

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Fri, 03 Oct 2014 09:28:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=GeneralKind=Interview