<![CDATA[FIFA.com - News]]>http://www.fifa.com/index.htmlenCopyright ©1994 - 2015 FIFA. All rights reservedMon, 24 Oct 2016 09:40:00 GMTWed, 26 Oct 2016 07:33:56 GMTFIFA.comFIFA.comhttp://www.fifa.com/imgml/rssheader.gif http://www.fifa.com/index.html13928FIFA.com RSS<![CDATA[Jordanian legacy bodes well for future of women's football]]>/u17womensworldcup/news/y=2016/m=10/news=jordanian-legacy-bodes-well-for-future-of-women-s-football-2845723.htmlMon, 24 Oct 2016 09:40:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA U-17 Women's World Cup Jordan 2016<![CDATA[Asians excel as history is made in the Middle East]]>/u17womensworldcup/news/y=2016/m=10/news=asians-excel-as-history-is-made-in-the-middle-east-2845641.htmlFIFA.com reviews the tournament.]]>Sun, 23 Oct 2016 08:26:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA U-17 Women's World Cup Jordan 2016<![CDATA[U-17 stars savour new surroundings and friendships]]>/u17womensworldcup/news/y=2016/m=10/news=u-17-stars-savour-new-surroundings-and-friendships-2845149.htmlFIFA.com hears from some of the stars of Jordan 2016 on how they have been amusing themselves in their spare time at the tournament.

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Thu, 20 Oct 2016 08:25:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA U-17 Women's World Cup Jordan 2016
<![CDATA[Praise for Jordan at pre-final press conference]]>/u17womensworldcup/news/y=2016/m=10/news=praise-for-jordan-at-pre-final-press-conference-2844847.htmlWed, 19 Oct 2016 14:02:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA U-17 Women's World Cup Jordan 2016<![CDATA[Next week on FIFA.com]]>/news/y=2016/m=10/news=ca-se-passe-cette-semaine-sur-fifa-com-2843900-2843948.htmlJust like every Sunday, we whet your appetite with a preview of what FIFA.com will be serving up in the coming days, in which international football will be at the fore.

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Sun, 16 Oct 2016 20:33:00 GMTArea=News CentreSection=News centreKind=News
<![CDATA[Live Your Goals helps Jordanian girls to dream big]]>/development/news/y=2016/m=10/news=live-your-goals-helps-jordanian-girls-to-dream-big-2842459.htmlFIFA.com was on hand at a 'Live Your Goals' Festival at Prince Mohammed Stadium in Al Zarq to hear from Jordanian girls and their parents on how football is making a positive difference in their lives.]]>Tue, 11 Oct 2016 19:22:00 GMTArea=Football DevelopmentSection=Live your goalsKind=News<![CDATA[Women’s coaching workshop shines light on bright future]]>/u17womensworldcup/news/y=2016/m=10/news=women-s-coaching-workshop-shines-light-on-bright-future-2842312.htmlMon, 10 Oct 2016 16:54:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA U-17 Women's World Cup Jordan 2016<![CDATA[Jordan grateful for World Cup education]]>/u17womensworldcup/news/y=2016/m=10/news=jordan-grateful-for-world-cup-education-2842125.htmlSun, 09 Oct 2016 11:03:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA U-17 Women's World Cup Jordan 2016<![CDATA[Germany, Venezuela advance as records crash]]>/u17womensworldcup/news/y=2016/m=10/news=germany-venezuela-advance-as-records-crash-2841278.htmlFIFA.com looks back on a day that brought records for Deyna Castellanos and Lena Oberdorf, and ended in joy for Germany, Venezuela, Mexico and New Zealand.

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Fri, 07 Oct 2016 20:03:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA U-17 Women's World Cup Jordan 2016
<![CDATA[Blake scores hat-trick as Kiwis end on a high]]>/u17womensworldcup/matches/round=275896/match=300357959/match-report.htmlFri, 07 Oct 2016 15:57:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=Match SummaryTournament=FIFA U-17 Women's World Cup Jordan 2016<![CDATA[Jordan's Abu-Sabbah proud to make history]]>/u17womensworldcup/news/y=2016/m=10/news=jordan-s-abu-sabbah-proud-to-make-history-2839984.htmlFIFA.com hears from Sarah Abu Sabbah, scorer of Jordan's first goal at a FIFA tournament, on her historic strike, the hosts' elimination and her development with German club Bayer Leverkusen.]]>Tue, 04 Oct 2016 14:11:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA U-17 Women's World Cup Jordan 2016<![CDATA[Hosts bow out as Castellanos steals the show]]>/u17womensworldcup/news/y=2016/m=10/news=hosts-bow-out-as-castellanos-steals-the-show-2839309.htmlFIFA.com looks back on a memorable day of U-17 Women's World Cup action in which a record-equalling goal from the halfway line overshadowed two teams going through and three heading out.]]>Mon, 03 Oct 2016 20:03:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA U-17 Women's World Cup Jordan 2016<![CDATA[Hosts out as Mexico make the last eight]]>/u17womensworldcup/matches/round=275896/match=300357956/match-report.htmlEl Tri beat Jordan 4-1 to seal the fate of both the hosts and New Zealand.
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Mon, 03 Oct 2016 18:58:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=Match SummaryTournament=FIFA U-17 Women's World Cup Jordan 2016
<![CDATA[Next week on FIFA.com]]>/news/y=2016/m=10/news=next-week-on-fifa-com-2839112.htmlFIFA.com will be serving up in the coming days.

 

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Sun, 02 Oct 2016 14:38:00 GMTArea=News CentreSection=News centreKind=News
<![CDATA[Football gives brief moment of relief to Al Zaatari's refugee girls]]>/u17womensworldcup/news/y=2016/m=9/news=football-gives-brief-moment-of-relief-to-al-zaatari-s-refugee-girls-2838110.html250 football loving girls from the Al Zaatari Refugee Camp in Jordan were able to attend the opening day of the FIFA U-17 Women's World Cup Jordan 2016. FIFA.com shares their experience. 

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Sat, 01 Oct 2016 14:54:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA U-17 Women's World Cup Jordan 2016
<![CDATA[Mexico and Navarro set a five-star standard]]>/u17womensworldcup/news/y=2016/m=9/news=mexico-and-navarro-set-a-five-star-standard-2837972.htmlFri, 30 Sep 2016 20:56:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA U-17 Women's World Cup Jordan 2016<![CDATA[Five-goal Navarro humbles hosts]]>/u17womensworldcup/matches/round=275896/match=300357957/match-report.htmlFri, 30 Sep 2016 20:01:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=Match SummaryTournament=FIFA U-17 Women's World Cup Jordan 2016<![CDATA[Samaha and Al Salman proud to sing the Official Song of Jordan 2016]]>/u17womensworldcup/news/y=2016/m=9/news=samaha-and-al-salman-proud-to-sing-the-official-song-of-jordan-2016-2837833.html

The day before the start of Jordan 2016, Lebanese singer Carole Samaha and Jordanian singer Hussein Al Salman spoke exclusively to FIFA.com about their upcoming performance of the tournament’s Official Song.

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Thu, 29 Sep 2016 16:56:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA U-17 Women's World Cup Jordan 2016
<![CDATA[Jordan 2016 Fan Zone all set for action]]>/u17womensworldcup/news/y=2016/m=9/news=jordan-2016-fan-zone-all-set-for-action-2837798.htmlFIFA.com reports from the opening of the Jordan 2016 Fan Zone in Amman, where fans without tickets will be able to follow the tournament throughout the coming weeks.]]>Thu, 29 Sep 2016 13:20:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA U-17 Women's World Cup Jordan 2016<![CDATA[Legacy stressed by FIFA, LOC on eve of Jordan 2016]]>/u17womensworldcup/news/y=2016/m=9/news=legacy-stressed-by-fifa-loc-on-eve-of-jordan-2016-2837802.htmlThu, 29 Sep 2016 12:51:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA U-17 Women's World Cup Jordan 2016<![CDATA[Asian dominance on the line as Middle East makes history]]>/u17womensworldcup/news/y=2016/m=9/news=asian-dominance-on-the-line-as-middle-east-makes-history-2837171.htmlFIFA.com looks ahead to Jordan 2016: the first FIFA women's tournament in the Middle East, where returning giants are aiming to claim a trophy that has ended up in Asian hands in all but one occasion.]]>Wed, 28 Sep 2016 08:44:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA U-17 Women's World Cup Jordan 2016<![CDATA[Johnson: Spain match will be momentous for Jordan]]>/u17womensworldcup/news/y=2016/m=9/news=johnson-spain-match-will-be-momentous-for-jordan-2837167.htmlJordan coach Robbie Johnson speaks to FIFA.com about the hosts' hopes and expectations as their FIFA U-17 Women's World Cup opener draws ever closer.

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Tue, 27 Sep 2016 17:04:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA U-17 Women's World Cup Jordan 2016
<![CDATA[Farij focused on World Cup glory]]>/u17womensworldcup/news/y=2016/m=9/news=farij-focused-on-world-cup-glory-2835651.htmlFIFA.com spoke to Rouzbahan Farij, one of the youngsters who made the hosts' squad at the FIFA U-17 Women's World Cup Jordan 2016 on what the tournament means for girls of her generation as well as the country itself.

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Tue, 27 Sep 2016 08:49:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA U-17 Women's World Cup Jordan 2016
<![CDATA[U-17 Women's World Cup in numbers]]>/u17womensworldcup/news/y=2016/m=9/news=u-17-women-s-world-cup-in-numbers-2836952.htmlWith the latest edition set to kick off in just three days, FIFA.com takes a look at some of the facts, figures and tournament records that help tell the story of the FIFA U-17 Women's World Cup.

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Tue, 27 Sep 2016 07:28:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA U-17 Women's World Cup Jordan 2016
<![CDATA[Next week on FIFA.com]]>/news/y=2016/m=9/news=ca-se-passe-cette-semaine-sur-fifa-com-2836698-2836707.htmlFIFA.com will be serving up in the coming days.]]>Sun, 25 Sep 2016 19:17:00 GMTArea=News CentreSection=News centreKind=News<![CDATA[Squads announced for Jordan 2016]]>/u17womensworldcup/news/y=2016/m=9/news=squads-announced-for-jordan-2016-2835899.htmlFri, 23 Sep 2016 11:18:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA U-17 Women's World Cup Jordan 2016<![CDATA[Young refugees inspired by U-17 Women's World Cup trophy]]>/u17womensworldcup/news/y=2016/m=8/news=young-refugees-inspired-by-u-17-women-s-world-cup-trophy-2823656.htmlFleeing the horrors of the war in Syria, they were welcomed by Jordan and lived in purpose-built camps in the Al Mafraq region. There, they nourished hopes of being able to return to their homeland and their lives, thinking the war would not last long. But days, months and years rolled by, and those displaced Syrians became long-term refugees.

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Fri, 26 Aug 2016 15:51:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA U-17 Women's World Cup Jordan 2016
<![CDATA[Referees and assistant referees appointed for the FIFA U-17 Women’s World Cup Jordan 2016 ]]>/u17womensworldcup/news/y=2016/m=8/news=referees-and-the-assistant-referees-appointed-for-the-fifa-u-17-women--2823693.htmlFIFA has announced the referees and the assistant referees who will officiate at the forthcoming FIFA U-17 Women’s World Cup Jordan 2016.

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Fri, 26 Aug 2016 13:32:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA U-17 Women's World Cup Jordan 2016
<![CDATA[Jordan’s youth fulfilling rich promise thanks to football]]>/u17womensworldcup/news/y=2016/m=8/news=jordan-s-youth-fulfilling-rich-promise-thanks-to-football-2822314.htmlFIFA.com asks the host nation’s players how football has changed their lives and what they expect from the competition.]]>Tue, 16 Aug 2016 11:19:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA U-17 Women's World Cup Jordan 2016<![CDATA[Johnson: Jordan will be ready to compete]]>/u17womensworldcup/news/y=2016/m=7/news=johnson-jordan-will-be-ready-to-compete-2811704.htmlAs the FIFA U-17 Women’s World Cup Jordan 2016 draws ever closer, excitement has been growing at local level as the finishing touches are put to preparations for the largest event ever held in the Kingdom, located in the heart of the Middle East.

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Mon, 11 Jul 2016 16:01:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA U-17 Women's World Cup Jordan 2016
<![CDATA[Doege out to impress on the world stage]]>/u17womensworldcup/news/y=2016/m=6/news=doege-out-to-impress-on-the-world-stage-2804665.htmlFIFA.com sat down with Germany U-17 goalkeeper Leonie Doege, who looks ahead to the FIFA U-17 Women’s World Cup Jordan 2016, where she hopes to meet Jordanian international and close friend Sarah Abu Sabbah at the knockout stages.

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Thu, 30 Jun 2016 09:28:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA U-17 Women's World Cup Jordan 2016
<![CDATA[Women’s round-up: June 2016]]>/development/news/y=2016/m=6/news=women-s-round-up-june-2016-2804378.html

Women’s EURO qualifiers and Rio tune-ups dominated a busy month of women’s football that also brought silverware to clubs in Spain and Denmark. FIFA.com looks back over the main events.]]>
Thu, 30 Jun 2016 08:16:00 GMTArea=Football DevelopmentSection=WomenKind=News
<![CDATA[Al-Badarneh's journey from footballer to engineer]]>/u17womensworldcup/news/y=2016/m=6/news=al-badarneh-s-journey-from-footballer-to-engineer-2801412.htmlFarah Al-Badarneh talks to FIFA.com about her footballing past as a former player in the Jordan national women's team to her current role as the engineer responsible for overseeing the renovation and development of the stadiums for the FIFA U-17 Women’s World Cup Jordan 2016. 

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Thu, 16 Jun 2016 09:38:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA U-17 Women's World Cup Jordan 2016
<![CDATA[Coaches preparing for Jordan 2016]]>/u17womensworldcup/news/y=2016/m=5/news=coaches-preparing-for-jordan-2016-2793715.htmlFIFA.com.]]>Tue, 31 May 2016 13:19:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA U-17 Women's World Cup Jordan 2016<![CDATA[Draw sets the scene for Jordan 2016]]>/u17womensworldcup/news/y=2016/m=5/news=draw-sets-the-scene-for-jordan-2016-2793129.htmlFollowing a great deal of anticipation and expectation, the shape of the FIFA U-17 Women’s World Cup Jordan 2016 has been revealed at the Al-Hussein Cultural Centre in central Amman.

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Mon, 30 May 2016 16:37:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA U-17 Women's World Cup Jordan 2016
<![CDATA[Zain becomes a National Supporter of Jordan 2016]]>/u17womensworldcup/news/y=2016/m=5/news=zain-becomes-a-national-supporter-of-jordan-2016-2793060.htmlSun, 29 May 2016 13:52:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA U-17 Women's World Cup Jordan 2016<![CDATA[Relive the FIFA U-17 Women's World Cup Jordan 2016 draw]]>/u17womensworldcup/news/y=2016/m=5/news=relive-fifa-u17-womens-world-cup-jordan-2016-draw-2792788.htmlRelive the official draw ceremony for the FIFA U-17 Women’s World Cup Jordan 2016, which took place in Amman.

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Sun, 29 May 2016 10:37:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA U-17 Women's World Cup Jordan 2016
<![CDATA[Official mascot, draw procedure announced for Jordan 2016]]>/u17womensworldcup/news/y=2016/m=5/news=official-mascot-draw-procedure-announced-for-jordan-2016-2792894.htmlSat, 28 May 2016 15:25:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA U-17 Women's World Cup Jordan 2016<![CDATA[Jordan seminar seeks to leverage U-17 legacy and grow women’s football in West Asia]]>/u17womensworldcup/news/y=2016/m=5/news=jordan-seminar-seeks-to-leverage-u-17-legacy-and-grow-women-s-football-2791745.htmlAs part of the legacy programme of the FIFA U-17 Women’s World Cup Jordan 2016, a regional women’s football development seminar was held in Jordan between 17 and 20 May.

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Fri, 20 May 2016 13:41:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA U-17 Women's World Cup Jordan 2016
<![CDATA[Schools tournament gives Jordanian girls timely boost]]>/u17womensworldcup/news/y=2016/m=5/news=schools-tournament-gives-jordanian-girls-timely-boost-2791308.htmlWith the kick-off to the FIFA U-17 Women’s World Cup Jordan 2016 fast approaching, the women’s game has been garnering more interest in the host country, where a growing number of football fans are looking forward to the most high-profile sporting event ever to be held in their homeland.

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Wed, 18 May 2016 10:37:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA U-17 Women's World Cup Jordan 2016
<![CDATA[Yasmeen Khair: I'm proud to be an ambassador]]>/u17womensworldcup/news/y=2016/m=4/news=yasmeen-khair-i-m-proud-to-be-an-ambassador-2780640.htmlJordan gymnast Yasmeen Khair has been chosen as one of the ambassadors of the FIFA U-17 Women’s World Cup Jordan 2016, and she couldn't be happier.

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Mon, 02 May 2016 09:11:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA U-17 Women's World Cup Jordan 2016
<![CDATA[Jordan 2016 vision imparted to Arab women journalists]]>/u17womensworldcup/news/y=2016/m=4/news=jordan-2016-vision-imparted-to-arab-women-journalists-2779506.htmlMon, 04 Apr 2016 13:59:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=LOCKind=NewsTournament=FIFA U-17 Women's World Cup Jordan 2016<![CDATA[Seven tickets await on decisive matchday]]>/worldcup/news/y=2016/m=3/news=seven-tickets-await-on-decisive-matchday-2772687.htmlFIFA.com previews what promises to be a thrilling conclusion to round two in Asian qualifying for Russia 2018.]]>Mon, 28 Mar 2016 00:03:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=2018 FIFA World Cup Russia (TM)<![CDATA[Redknapp's three-hour Jordan job]]>/worldcup/news/y=2016/m=3/news=redknapp-s-three-hour-jordan-job-2772001.htmlFIFA.com caught up with newly appointed Jordan coach Harry Redknapp about his peculiar post, where he will remain in charge of the squad only for two games as they continue their qualifying push towards the 2018 FIFA World Cup Russia.

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Wed, 23 Mar 2016 15:23:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=2018 FIFA World Cup Russia (TM)
<![CDATA[Decisive duels await Asia's 2018 hopefuls]]>/worldcup/news/y=2016/m=3/news=decisive-duel-await-for-asia-s-2018-hopefuls-2771545.htmlWed, 23 Mar 2016 08:10:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=2018 FIFA World Cup Russia (TM)<![CDATA[Abu Hantash: Jordan wants to project a positive image]]>/u17womensworldcup/news/y=2016/m=3/news=abu-hantash-jordan-wants-to-project-a-positive-image-2771011.htmlFri, 18 Mar 2016 09:40:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA U-17 Women's World Cup Jordan 2016<![CDATA[Jordan 2016 LOC launch ‘You are Player Number 12’]]>/u17womensworldcup/news/y=2016/m=3/news=jordan-2016-loc-launch-you-are-player-number-12-2769360.htmlThe FIFA U-17 Women’s World Cup Jordan 2016 Local Organising Committee launch the ‘You are Player Number 12’ campaign, calling on Jordanian fans from around the Kingdom to show their support during the upcoming tournament.

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Wed, 09 Mar 2016 14:19:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=LOCKind=NewsTournament=FIFA U-17 Women's World Cup Jordan 2016
<![CDATA[Marketing workshop held for Jordan 2016 sponsors and host cities]]>/u17womensworldcup/news/y=2016/m=3/news=marketing-workshop-held-for-jordan-2016-sponsors-and-host-cities-2768430.htmlThe Local Organising Committee (LOC) of the FIFA U-17 Women’s World Cup Jordan 2016 held a workshop for sponsors and representatives of host cities Amman, Zarqa and Irbid.

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Fri, 04 Mar 2016 09:09:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA U-17 Women's World Cup Jordan 2016
<![CDATA[Live Your Goals Festival attracts Al-Mogableen students in Jordan]]>/development/news/y=2016/m=2/news=live-your-goals-festival-attracts-al-mogableen-students-in-jordan-2765426.htmlFIFA.com recaps a Live Your Goals Festival that concluded on Sunday 14 February at King Abdulla II Park stadium in Al-Mogableen, in the Jordanian capital of Amman, where more than 150 girls between the ages of six and 14 participated. ]]>Tue, 16 Feb 2016 11:44:00 GMTArea=Football DevelopmentSection=Live your goalsKind=News<![CDATA[Octet complete group stage field]]>/live-scores/afcchampionsleague/news/newsid/276/466/3/index.htmlWed, 10 Feb 2016 05:11:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=AFC Champions League 2016