<![CDATA[FIFA.com - News]]>http://www.fifa.com/index.htmlenCopyright ©1994 - 2014 FIFA. All rights reservedTue, 21 Jul 2015 14:23:00 GMTTue, 21 Jul 2015 14:24:04 GMTFIFA.comFIFA.comhttp://www.fifa.com/imgml/rssheader.gif http://www.fifa.com/index.html13928FIFA.com RSS<![CDATA[World Cup qualifying: the story so far]]>/worldcup/news/y=2015/m=7/news=world-cup-qualifying-the-story-so-far-2660791.htmlWith the Preliminary Draw set to take centre stage this week, we look back at the first steps on the road to Russia 2018, with 76 FIFA World Cup qualifying matches having already been played across Asia and North America.

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Tue, 21 Jul 2015 14:23:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=2018 FIFA World Cup Russia (TM)
<![CDATA[A tournament that broke all records]]>/womensworldcup/news/y=2015/m=7/news=a-tournament-that-broke-all-records-2661554.htmlFIFA.com reviews the tournament.]]>Mon, 06 Jul 2015 15:34:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA Women's World Cup Canada 2015<![CDATA[Goal of the Tournament: YOU decide!]]>/womensworldcup/news/y=2015/m=7/news=goal-of-the-tournament-you-decide-2661399.htmlMon, 06 Jul 2015 14:46:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA Women's World Cup Canada 2015<![CDATA[Jeonbuk edge thriller, Jeonnam into third]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=A last-minute winner from Lee Dong-gook helped reigning champions Jeonbuk Motors edge a seven-goal thriller against Daejeon Citizen to go seven points clear at the top of the K-League Classic.

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Sun, 05 Jul 2015 14:10:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=K-League Classic 2015
<![CDATA[Win a unique FIFA Women’s World Cup Final prize]]>/womensworldcup/news/y=2015/m=7/news=win-a-unique-fifa-women-s-world-cup-final-prize-2660197.htmlFIFA are offering you a unique, once-in-a-lifetime opportunity: two tickets to the FIFA Women’s World Cup Canada 2015 final, and the chance to present the ‘Live Your Goals’ award to the player of the match.

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Thu, 02 Jul 2015 03:29:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA Women's World Cup Canada 2015
<![CDATA[Motors misfire, Seoul beat Jeju]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=K-League leaders Jeonbuck Motors fell to a 2-1 home defeat at the hands of Busan I'Park on Wednesday, while FC Seoul took a 4-2 victory over Jeju United.

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Wed, 01 Jul 2015 20:23:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=K-League Classic 2015
<![CDATA[Beliveau: This is a positive era]]>/womensworldcup/news/y=2015/m=6/news=keep-pending-beliveau-this-is-a-positive-era-2654240.htmlTue, 30 Jun 2015 02:29:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA Women's World Cup Canada 2015<![CDATA[Jeonbuk battle for point, Daejeon beaten]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Sun, 28 Jun 2015 14:11:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=K-League Classic 2015 <![CDATA[Inspire the players, before the biggest game of their lives]]>/womensworldcup/news/y=2015/m=6/news=inspire-the-players-before-the-biggest-game-of-their-lives-2653637.htmlFIFA, together with our Partners, are giving you a unique chance to use YOUR voice to connect with the players at the FIFA Women's World Cup Canada 2015 Final. 

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Sun, 28 Jun 2015 03:47:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA Women's World Cup Canada 2015
<![CDATA[Pohang close in, Bluewings held]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Sat, 27 Jun 2015 13:21:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=K-League Classic 2015 <![CDATA[FIFA Women’s World Cup breaks more TV records in Round of 16]]>/womensworldcup/news/y=2015/m=6/news=fifa-women-s-world-cuptm-breaks-more-tv-records-in-round-of-16-2653174.htmlThe FIFA Women’s World Cup 2015 Canada broke more records for television audiences in key markets across the world during the Round of 16 matches.

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Thu, 25 Jun 2015 23:13:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA Women's World Cup Canada 2015
<![CDATA[Brave Jungmi shows the way for Korea Republic]]>/womensworldcup/news/y=2015/m=6/news=brave-jungmi-shows-the-way-for-korea-republic-2652430.htmlIt was not Kim Jungmi’s day on Sunday. First, the Korea Republic goalkeeper was on the wrong end of a team-mate’s elbow when attempting to clear a French corner-kick, an accidental clash that had her feeling decidedly groggy for a few minutes.

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Mon, 22 Jun 2015 20:37:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA Women's World Cup Canada 2015
<![CDATA[Mixed fortunes on Father's Day]]>/womensworldcup/news/y=2015/m=6/news=mixed-fortunes-on-father-s-day-2652287.htmlFIFA.com looks back at the day’s events.]]>Mon, 22 Jun 2015 06:31:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA Women's World Cup Canada 2015<![CDATA[Fast start sees France past Korea Republic]]>/womensworldcup/matches/round=268032/match=300269486/match-report.htmlLes Bleues.]]>Sun, 21 Jun 2015 22:56:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=Match SummaryTournament=FIFA Women's World Cup Canada 2015<![CDATA[Thomis, France’s quick-witted winger]]>/womensworldcup/news/y=2015/m=6/news=thomis-france-s-quick-witted-winger-2651091.htmlFIFA.com on her chance encounter with football, her Mexican-tinged nickname and having to overcome her size.]]>Sat, 20 Jun 2015 00:52:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA Women's World Cup Canada 2015<![CDATA[Women’s World Cup scores early record TV viewing in key markets]]>/womensworldcup/news/y=2015/m=6/news=women-s-world-cup-scores-early-record-tv-viewing-in-key-markets-2651201.htmlFri, 19 Jun 2015 20:28:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA Women's World Cup Canada 2015<![CDATA[Kim Sooyun’s magnificent stroke of luck ]]>/womensworldcup/news/y=2015/m=6/news=kim-sooyun-s-magnificent-stroke-of-luck-2650826.htmlKim Sooyun spoke to FIFA.com after rather fortuitously scoring the historic goal that saw Korea Republic through to the FIFA Women's World Cup knockout stages for the first time.

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Thu, 18 Jun 2015 09:28:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA Women's World Cup Canada 2015
<![CDATA[Group stage concludes with celebrations and tears]]>/womensworldcup/news/y=2015/m=6/news=group-stage-concludes-with-celebrations-and-tears-2650780.htmlThu, 18 Jun 2015 03:10:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA Women's World Cup Canada 2015<![CDATA[Korea Republic comeback sinks Spanish hopes]]>/womensworldcup/matches/round=268020/match=300269492/match-report.htmlThu, 18 Jun 2015 02:03:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=Match SummaryTournament=FIFA Women's World Cup Canada 2015<![CDATA[Guam train continues as Japan, Iran blush]]>/worldcup/news/y=2015/m=6/news=guam-train-continues-as-japan-iran-blush-2649326.htmlGuam and the Philippines continued their fairytale starts to Asian Zone qualifying on Matchday 2, while Japan and Iran were held to unforeseen draws and two teams recorded 6-0 wins.

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Tue, 16 Jun 2015 20:25:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA WC 2018 Prel. Comp. Asian Zone
<![CDATA[Asian powerhouses eye opening victories ]]>/worldcup/news/y=2015/m=6/news=monday-asian-powerhouses-eye-opening-victories-2648433.htmlFIFA.com previewing all the action.]]>Mon, 15 Jun 2015 10:29:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA WC 2018 Prel. Comp. Asian Zone<![CDATA['Beautiful Day' for Colombia, Brazil 'Walk On']]>/womensworldcup/news/y=2015/m=6/news=beautiful-day-for-colombia-brazil-walk-on-2648079.htmlSun, 14 Jun 2015 06:19:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA Women's World Cup Canada 2015<![CDATA[Costa Rica late show denies Korea Republic]]>/womensworldcup/matches/round=268020/match=300269483/match-report.htmlAn expertly-taken 89th minute equaliser from Karla Villalobos earned Costa Rica a dramatic 2-2 draw against Korea Republic, denying the east Asians a first win at this level.

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Sun, 14 Jun 2015 01:59:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=Match SummaryTournament=FIFA Women's World Cup Canada 2015
<![CDATA[Calculators and cards: The qualification and disciplinary lowdown]]>/womensworldcup/news/y=2015/m=6/news=calculators-and-cards-the-qualification-and-disciplinary-lowdown-2646911.htmlFIFA.com runs through the criteria for qualification from the group stage, as well as the key disciplinary rules. What determines who reaches the Round of 16? What tiebreakers apply? Find out the answers here.]]>Fri, 12 Jun 2015 22:53:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA Women's World Cup Canada 2015<![CDATA[Cho Sohyun, the laid-back lieutenant]]>/womensworldcup/news/y=2015/m=6/news=cho-sohyun-the-laid-back-lieutenant-2646870.htmlFri, 12 Jun 2015 09:55:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA Women's World Cup Canada 2015<![CDATA[Upsets, thrashings and 11th-hour saviours]]>/worldcup/news/y=2015/m=6/news=upsets-thashings-and-11th-hour-saviours-2646383.htmlThu, 11 Jun 2015 22:24:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA WC 2018 Prel. Comp. Asian Zone<![CDATA[FIFA Women’s World Cup openers attract bigger TV audiences than 2011]]>/womensworldcup/news/y=2015/m=6/news=fifa-women-s-world-cup-openers-attract-bigger-tv-audiences-than-2011-2645835.htmlWed, 10 Jun 2015 19:12:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA Women's World Cup Canada 2015<![CDATA[Formiga, Brazil’s supernatural force]]>/womensworldcup/news/y=2015/m=6/news=formiga-brazil-s-supernatural-force-2643826.htmlWed, 10 Jun 2015 10:15:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA Women's World Cup Canada 2015<![CDATA[Asian minnows face tough opening tasks ]]>/worldcup/news/y=2015/m=6/news=asian-minnows-face-tough-opening-tasks-2639811.htmlWed, 10 Jun 2015 07:06:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA WC 2018 Prel. Comp. Asian Zone<![CDATA[Newcomers make their bows as records tumble]]>/womensworldcup/news/y=2015/m=6/news=newcomers-make-their-bows-as-records-tumble-2641688.htmlWed, 10 Jun 2015 06:18:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA Women's World Cup Canada 2015<![CDATA[Marta, Formiga break records in Brazil win]]>/womensworldcup/matches/round=268020/match=300269494/match-report.htmlWed, 10 Jun 2015 01:51:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=Match SummaryTournament=FIFA Women's World Cup Canada 2015<![CDATA[Women’s football stars raring to go]]>/womensworldcup/news/y=2015/m=6/news=women-s-football-stars-raring-to-go-2618678.htmlThu, 04 Jun 2015 19:01:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA Women's World Cup Canada 2015<![CDATA[2 days to go]]>/womensworldcup/news/y=2015/m=6/news=2-days-to-go-2617755.htmlThu, 04 Jun 2015 14:05:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=100 days to goTournament=FIFA Women's World Cup Canada 2015<![CDATA[High hopes and dreams of destiny]]>/womensworldcup/news/y=2015/m=6/news=high-hopes-and-dreams-of-destiny-2618696.htmlThu, 04 Jun 2015 01:45:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA Women's World Cup Canada 2015<![CDATA[Who will win the FIFA Women's World Cup?]]>/womensworldcup/news/y=2015/m=6/news=who-will-win-the-fifa-women-s-world-cup-2617811.htmlWith 24 teams set to kick-off in Canada on Saturday 6 June, only one team will be left standing at the end of it all on Sunday 5 July. We want to know: who do you think will win the FIFA Women's World Cup?

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Wed, 03 Jun 2015 00:01:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA Women's World Cup Canada 2015
<![CDATA[Jeonbuk slip up, Bluewings fail to capitalise]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Jeonbuk Motors missed the chance to extend their already sizeable lead at the top of the K-League standings when they lost 2-1 at Seongnam, but Suwon Bluewings failed to capitalised on the defeat, drawing 1-1 at Incheon United.

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Sun, 31 May 2015 13:18:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=K-League Classic 2015
<![CDATA[USA held by Korea Republic]]>/womensworldcup/news/y=2015/m=5/news=usa-held-be-korea-republic-2611200.htmlSun, 31 May 2015 12:50:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA Women's World Cup Canada 2015<![CDATA[Park’s challenging 12-year journey]]>/womensworldcup/news/y=2015/m=5/news=park-s-challenging-12-year-journey-2610064.htmlSat, 30 May 2015 22:12:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA Women's World Cup Canada 2015<![CDATA[Dragons stop the rot, Pohang win]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Jeonnam Dragons avoided a third successive Korea Republic K-League Classic defeat by recording a 3-1 victory at Busan I'Park, while Pohang Steelers moved up to third with a win against Daejeon Citizen.

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Sat, 30 May 2015 11:26:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=K-League Classic 2015
<![CDATA[Stellar names lined up for Canada 2015]]>/womensworldcup/news/y=2015/m=5/news=stellar-names-lined-up-for-canada-2015-2609275.htmlThu, 28 May 2015 10:07:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA Women's World Cup Canada 2015<![CDATA[Surprises abound as last-eight line-up completed]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Thu, 28 May 2015 06:15:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=AFC Champions League 2015 <![CDATA[Gamba and Guangzhou into quarters]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Gamba Osaka of Japan booked their place in the quarter-finals of the AFC Champions League on Wednesday by beating Korea Republic's FC Seoul, while Guangzhou Evergrande also saw off Korean opposition.

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Wed, 27 May 2015 13:00:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=AFC Champions League 2015
<![CDATA[The Hyundai Young Player Award]]>/womensworldcup/news/y=2015/m=5/news=the-hyundai-young-player-award-2606535.htmlWed, 27 May 2015 08:51:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=Best Young PlayerKind=NewsTournament=FIFA Women's World Cup Canada 2015<![CDATA[Quarter-finals taking shape]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Al Hilal, Jeonbuk Hyundai Motors, Kashiwa Reysol and Lekhwiya completed half of the quarter-final picture of the AFC Champions League 2015 with narrow aggregate wins in the round of 16. 

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Tue, 26 May 2015 19:25:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=AFC Champions League 2015
<![CDATA[Hosts eye progression as last-eight beckons]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=FIFA.com runs the rule over this week’s AFC Champions League action where the quarter-finalists will be determined.]]>Mon, 25 May 2015 06:28:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=AFC Champions League 2015 <![CDATA[Japan pair shine as K-League trio disappoint]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=FIFA.com reviews the opening to the AFC Champions League knockout stage with the race for a quarter-final berth still very much alive in all eight ties.]]>Thu, 21 May 2015 01:34:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=AFC Champions League 2015 <![CDATA[Osaka, Seongnam take strides towards quarters]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=An injury-time penalty rocked the AFC Champions League hopes of ten-man Guangzhou Evergrande as the Chinese side went down 2-1 to Seongnam in the last 16 first leg, while Gamba Osaka and Naft Tehran both also won their respective first legs.

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Wed, 20 May 2015 19:04:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=AFC Champions League 2015
<![CDATA[Lekhwiya beat Sadd, agony for Hilal]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Lekhwiya took a step towards qualifying for the quarter-finals of the 2015 AFC Champions League with a 2-1 win over fellow Qatari side Al Sadd on Tuesday, while last year's runners-up and two-time champions Al Hilal slid to an agonising 1-0 defeat at the hands of Iranian outfit Persepolis.

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Tue, 19 May 2015 19:31:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=AFC Champions League 2015
<![CDATA[Past winners eye last-16 success]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=FIFA.com previews this week’s AFC Champions League action as the knockout stages commence with seven nations represented.]]>Mon, 18 May 2015 07:46:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=AFC Champions League 2015 <![CDATA[Jeonbuk fight back, Bluewings maintain gap]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Sat, 16 May 2015 11:22:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=K-League Classic 2015