<![CDATA[FIFA.com - News]]>http://www.fifa.com/index.htmlenCopyright ©1994 - 2014 FIFA. All rights reservedMon, 15 Sep 2014 13:52:00 GMTMon, 15 Sep 2014 16:36:39 GMTFIFA.comFIFA.comhttp://www.fifa.com/imgml/rssheader.gif http://www.fifa.com/index.html13928FIFA.com RSS<![CDATA[Korea DPR rout China PR, Nadeshiko held]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=The Incheon Asian Games kicked off with Korea DPR routing China PR 3-0 in the men's competition, while holding women's champions Japan were held 0-0 by China PR.

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Mon, 15 Sep 2014 13:52:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=National TeamsKind=News
<![CDATA[Euro quartet book Canada trip, USA imperious]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=FIFA.com rounds-up weekend women’s international action highlighted by Germany, Norway, France and debutants Spain all securing Canada 2015 qualification, while reigning Olympic champions USA racked up an astonishing scoreline.]]>Mon, 15 Sep 2014 06:52:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA Women's World Cup Canada 2015<![CDATA[Happy Birthday to you!]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=In our regular Sunday feature, we preview the week's footballing birthdays with a Japanese star, one half of a famous Dutch brotherly pair and a Uruguayan full-back all celebrating.

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Sun, 14 Sep 2014 09:29:00 GMTArea=News CentreSection=BirthdaysKind=News
<![CDATA[Diamonds shine bright, Sagan Tosu slip]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Urawa Red Diamonds increased their advantage atop the J-League to four points after a 4-1 win at Shimizu S-Pulse, while Sagan Tosu slipped at Vantforet Kofu. 

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Sat, 13 Sep 2014 21:10:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=J-League Division 1 2014
<![CDATA[Australia, Japan set to renew rivalry]]>http://www.fifa.com/world-match-centre/news/newsid/243/865/9/index.html?cid=rssfeed&att=Thu, 11 Sep 2014 06:43:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=National TeamsKind=NewsTournament=Asian Nations Cup 2015 (TM)<![CDATA[Japan held by Venezuela]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Tue, 09 Sep 2014 12:54:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=FriendliesKind=News<![CDATA[Aguirre: Japan fans will be proud of this team]]>http://www.fifa.com/world-match-centre/news/newsid/243/719/6/index.html?cid=rssfeed&att=Mon, 08 Sep 2014 09:01:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=National TeamsKind=Interview<![CDATA[Uruguay see off Japan in Aguirre debut]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Fri, 05 Sep 2014 13:43:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=National TeamsKind=NewsTournament=Friendly<![CDATA[Underdogs challenge favourites for global spots]]>http://www.fifa.com/u17worldcup/news/newsid=2436368/index.html?cid=rssfeed&att=Fri, 05 Sep 2014 06:05:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA U-17 World Cup Chile 2015<![CDATA[Hasebe out of Uruguay clash]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Thu, 04 Sep 2014 05:35:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=National TeamsKind=News<![CDATA[Aspiration and glory as seasons begin and end]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=FIFA.com reviews all the women’s club news with Kansas City etching their name onto the NWSL championship trophy, while it is the other end of the campaign in Europe as Germany and France opened their respective seasons.]]>Tue, 02 Sep 2014 07:22:00 GMTArea=Football DevelopmentSection=WomenKind=News<![CDATA[Arsenal's Miyaichi joins FC Twente on loan]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Ryo Miyaichi has joined Twente FC on loan from Arsenal for the remainder of the 2014/15 season, sending the Japan midfielder to the Netherlands after having only made six appearances for the Gunners since joining the London club in January 2011.

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Mon, 01 Sep 2014 20:32:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=Eredivisie 2014/2015
<![CDATA[Kagawa rejoins Dortmund]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Bundesliga club Borussia Dortmund announced the signing of Shinji Kagawa on a four-year deal. The Japan international joins the club for a second spell. 

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Sun, 31 Aug 2014 16:52:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=Bundesliga 2014/2015
<![CDATA[Happy Birthday to you!]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=In our regular Sunday feature, ​FIFA.com​ previews the week's upcoming birthdays, including a Colombian goalkeeper, a quick-scoring Turkish striker, a FIFA Women's World Cup™ winner for Japan and a German FIFA World Cup™ champion all celebrating.

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Sun, 31 Aug 2014 09:16:00 GMTArea=News CentreSection=BirthdaysKind=News
<![CDATA[Urawa win big, Sagan Tosu held]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Urawa Reds own a three-point lead atop Japan's J-League table after an emphatic 4-0 win over rivals Omiya Ardija, while their closest opponents Sagan Tosu could only manage a 2-2 draw against visiting Shimizu S-Pulse.

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Sat, 30 Aug 2014 14:17:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=J-League Division 1 2014
<![CDATA[Variety the spice of life for reinvented Goebel]]>http://www.fifa.com/aboutfifa/footballdevelopment/women/news/newsid=2428386/index.html?cid=rssfeed&att=e, FIFA.com chats to Seattle Reign forward Beverly Goebel about the team’s success and a life-changing two-year stint in Japan.]]>Thu, 28 Aug 2014 10:03:00 GMTArea=Football DevelopmentSection=WomenKind=News<![CDATA[Tokyo hold Urawa, Sagan sink Omiya]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Tokyo stunned J-League leader Urawa Red Diamonds on Saturday with a wild 4-4 draw that reduced Urawa's lead atop the table to a mere point after Sagan Tosu cruised to a 3-1 win at Omiya Ardija.

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Sat, 23 Aug 2014 18:09:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=J-League Division 1 2014
<![CDATA[Argentinian ascendancy amid goal blitzes]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=FIFA.com's latest stats review, along with goal sprees in Romania and Uruguay.]]>Wed, 20 Aug 2014 09:49:00 GMTArea=News CentreSection=Week in StatsKind=News<![CDATA[Glory and heartbreak amid decisive match-ups]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=FIFA.com reviews the action in Japan and USA where there was several make-or-break contests, plus the latest from Norway and Switzerland.]]>Tue, 19 Aug 2014 08:45:00 GMTArea=Football DevelopmentSection=WomenKind=News<![CDATA[Reds grab J.League lead under eye of Aguirre]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=The Urawa Reds edged Sanfrecce Hiroshima 1-0 at home to go first in the J.League standings under the scrutiny of new Japan manager Javier Aguirre, while Sagan Tosu lost 2-0 at home to FC Tokyo. 

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Sat, 16 Aug 2014 14:14:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=J-League Division 1 2014
<![CDATA[Seasons resume, finales loom]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=FIFA.com reviews the latest club action with tense penultimate rounds in USA and Japan, plus momentum gathering in Europe as summer starts to abate.]]>Tue, 12 Aug 2014 01:52:00 GMTArea=Football DevelopmentSection=WomenKind=News<![CDATA[Aguirre: The team comes first]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Mon, 11 Aug 2014 10:44:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=National TeamsKind=News<![CDATA[Urawa slip, Kashima win late]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Urawa Red Diamonds' disappointing recent form continued as they slumped to a 2-1 defeat at Kawasaki Frontale that cost them the chance to reclaim top spot in the J-League, while Kashima Antlers won late at Nagoya Grampus Eight. 

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Sat, 09 Aug 2014 17:53:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=J-League Division 1 2014
<![CDATA[Japan set for Brazil friendly]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Thu, 07 Aug 2014 09:46:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=National TeamsKind=NewsTournament=Friendly<![CDATA[Spectators flock amid differing fortunes for elite]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=FIFA.com’s regular look at women’s club football sees contrasting fortunes for traditional heavyweights in USA and Japan, plus a record crowd sets another off-field benchmark Stateside.]]>Tue, 05 Aug 2014 06:56:00 GMTArea=Football DevelopmentSection=WomenKind=News<![CDATA[Sagan go top, Kashiwa win]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Sagan Tosu took advantage of a slip up from the Urawa Red Diamonds to move to the top of the J.League by virtue of more goals scored after edging Nagoya Grampus Eight, while Kawasaki Frontale were humbled 4-1 by Kashiwa Reysol. 

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Sat, 02 Aug 2014 19:38:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=J-League Division 1 2014
<![CDATA[Aguirre: We need to keep concentration]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=New Japan coach Javier Aguirre has demanded the Samurai Blue play with cool heads as well as their hearts following their FIFA World Cup exit.

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Fri, 01 Aug 2014 09:46:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=National TeamsKind=News
<![CDATA[The ten best goals from Japan 2012]]>http://www.fifa.com/tournaments/archive/u20womensworldcup/japan2012/news/newsid=2409785/index.html?cid=rssfeed&att=With just days to go until the start of the FIFA U-20 Women’s World Cup Canada 2014, we look back to Japan 2012 to bring you the tournament’s ten best goals in our Video of the Week.]]>Thu, 31 Jul 2014 08:11:00 GMTArea=News CentreSection=Video of the WeekKind=NewsTournament=FIFA U-20 Women's World Cup Japan 2012<![CDATA[Top teams forge ahead]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=FIFA.com rounds up the latest women's league action.]]>Tue, 29 Jul 2014 11:53:00 GMTArea=Football DevelopmentSection=WomenKind=News<![CDATA[Reds held but still top at J-League midway point]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Urawa Reds remain top of the J-League table at the midpoint of the season despite a 1-1 home draw with Kashima Antlers.

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Sun, 27 Jul 2014 14:26:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=J-League Division 1 2014
<![CDATA[Kiyotake makes Hannover move]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Hannover have announced the signing of Japan international Hiroshi Kiyotake from relegated Nurnberg, with the 24-year-old signing a four-year contract.

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Fri, 25 Jul 2014 09:57:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=Bundesliga 2014/2015
<![CDATA[Japan appoint former Mexico coach Aguirre ]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Thu, 24 Jul 2014 13:58:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=National TeamsKind=News<![CDATA[Reds take down Tokushima, Kawasaki sink Sagan]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Urawa Reds distanced themselves atop the J-League table with a 2-0 win over Tokushima Vortis, while Kawasaki Frontale helped out the leaders by shocking second place Sagan Tosu 1-0.

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Wed, 23 Jul 2014 14:04:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=J-League Division 1 2014
<![CDATA[League leaders show no mercy]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Tue, 22 Jul 2014 08:40:00 GMTArea=Football DevelopmentSection=WomenKind=News<![CDATA[Hiroshima slip again, Urawa sneak win]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Japanese champions Sanfrecce Hiroshima's frustrating season hit a new low as they surrendered a three-goal lead to slip to a 3-3 draw at Omiya Ardija, while Urawa Red Diamonds maintained their lead at the top of the J.League.

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Sat, 19 Jul 2014 14:20:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=J-League Division 1 2014
<![CDATA[Frontale, Yokohama both in comeback wins]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Kawasaki Frontale came from behind to claim a narrow 2-1 win over ten-man Cerezo Osaka, while Yokohama F. Marinos scored two last-minute goals to beat Sanfrecce Hiroshima in J-League action.

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Tue, 15 Jul 2014 17:36:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=J-League Division 1 2014
<![CDATA[New names and familiar faces jostle for supremacy]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=FIFA.com reviews the latest women’s club football around the globe where there was a shock for USA’s long-term leaders, surprise results in Japan, plus news from Sweden and Finland.]]>Tue, 15 Jul 2014 08:06:00 GMTArea=Football DevelopmentSection=WomenKind=News<![CDATA[Kakitani set to join FC Basel]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Mon, 07 Jul 2014 09:22:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=Raiffeisen Super League 2013/2014<![CDATA[Sporting tie up Tanaka transfer]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Sun, 29 Jun 2014 17:32:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=Liga ZON Sagres 2013/2014<![CDATA[World Cup ‘not a lost cause’ for Asia]]>/worldcup/news/y=2014/m=6/news=world-cup-not-a-lost-cause-for-asia-2388232.htmlAsia is refusing to give up on FIFA World Cup™ success despite its worst performance in 24 years when the four teams did not manage a win between them. 

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Sat, 28 Jun 2014 01:23:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil ™
<![CDATA[Asian media dissects quartet's World Cup performance]]>/worldcup/news/y=2014/m=6/news=asian-media-dissects-quartet-s-world-cup-performance-2387766.htmlFri, 27 Jun 2014 15:01:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil ™<![CDATA[Hasebe: I feel very sorry for the Japan fans]]>/worldcup/news/y=2014/m=6/news=hasebe-i-feel-very-sorry-for-the-japan-fans-2385574.htmlFIFA.]]>Thu, 26 Jun 2014 05:20:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil ™<![CDATA[Zaccheroni quits as Japan coach]]>/worldcup/news/y=2014/m=6/news=zaccheroni-quits-as-japan-coach-2385800.htmlAlberto Zaccheroni has resigned from his post as coach of Japan after exiting the FIFA World Cup in the group stage.

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Wed, 25 Jun 2014 20:30:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil ™
<![CDATA[Mondragon bridging Colombian history ]]>/worldcup/news/y=2014/m=6/news=mondragon-bridging-colombian-history-2384750.htmlFIFA.com speaks with Colombia goalkeeper Faryd Mondragon who now holds the record as the oldest player to feature at a FIFA World Cup in what continues to be a historic tournament for Los Cafeteros.]]>Wed, 25 Jun 2014 05:00:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil ™<![CDATA[Emotional Zaccheroni bemoans Japan failings]]>/worldcup/news/y=2014/m=6/news=emotional-zaccheroni-bemoans-japan-failings-2384771.htmlWed, 25 Jun 2014 00:20:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil ™<![CDATA[Late goals decisive on big day for keepers]]>/worldcup/news/y=2014/m=6/news=late-goals-decisive-on-big-day-for-keepers-2384705.htmlWed, 25 Jun 2014 00:18:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil ™<![CDATA[Cruising Colombia triumph, send Japan home]]>/worldcup/matches/round=255931/match=300186457/match-report.htmlTue, 24 Jun 2014 22:56:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=Match SummaryTournament=2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil ™<![CDATA[Quintero: We're feeling right at home]]>/worldcup/news/y=2014/m=6/news=tuesday-subbed-quintero-we-re-feeling-right-at-home-2383399.htmlCafetero fans.]]>Tue, 24 Jun 2014 22:24:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil ™<![CDATA[Exit beckons for former winners, Group C wide open ]]>/worldcup/news/y=2014/m=6/news=exit-beckons-for-former-winners-group-c-wide-open-2382101.htmlFIFA.com previews matchday 13.]]>Tue, 24 Jun 2014 00:49:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil ™<![CDATA[Zaccheroni: Whole team must step up]]>/worldcup/news/y=2014/m=6/news=zaccheroni-whole-team-must-step-up-2383311.htmlMon, 23 Jun 2014 22:41:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil ™