<![CDATA[FIFA.com - News]]>http://www.fifa.com/index.htmlenCopyright ©1994 - 2014 FIFA. All rights reservedThu, 28 Aug 2014 09:00:00 GMTThu, 28 Aug 2014 09:12:24 GMTFIFA.comFIFA.comhttp://www.fifa.com/imgml/rssheader.gif http://www.fifa.com/index.html13928FIFA.com RSS<![CDATA[Four remain as Guangzhou reign ends]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=FIFA.com reviews the AFC Champions League with high-flying holders Guangzhou Evergrande undone by new boys Western Sydney, UAE’s Al Ain continuing to impress, while Al Hilal and FC Seoul remain on course for a breakthrough crown.]]>Thu, 28 Aug 2014 09:00:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=AFC Champions League 2014 <![CDATA[South Americans retain title]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Thu, 28 Aug 2014 07:26:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=Youth Olympic Football Tournaments Nanjing 2014 - Boys<![CDATA[Party time for Peru and Iceland]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=The final day of competition at the Boys’ Youth Olympic Football Tournament Nanjing 2014 lived up to expectations as Iceland cruised to a bronze medal, while Peru edged Korea Republic 2-1 in a thrilling final to take gold.

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Wed, 27 Aug 2014 15:36:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=Youth Olympic Football Tournaments Nanjing 2014 - Boys
<![CDATA[Guangzhou crash out, Sanghun sees Seoul into semis]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=AFC Champions League holders Guangzhou Evergrande crashed out at the quarter-finals stage at the hands of Western Sydney Wanderers, while Yu Sanghun saved three spot-kicks as FC Seoul beat Pohang Steelers 3-0 in a penalty shoot-out to reach the semi-finals.

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Wed, 27 Aug 2014 13:38:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=AFC Champions League 2014
<![CDATA[Korean youngster riding on cloud nine]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Wed, 27 Aug 2014 07:03:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=Youth Olympic Football Tournaments Nanjing 2014 - Boys<![CDATA[Iceland's McShane keeping it in the family]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Tue, 26 Aug 2014 13:46:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=Youth Olympic Football Tournaments Nanjing 2014 - Boys<![CDATA[Last step on the way to the summit]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=The final day of the Boys’ YOFT Nanjing 2014 has arrived, and two eagerly awaited matches will decide whose dreams become reality and whose hopes are finally extinguished.

 

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Tue, 26 Aug 2014 11:02:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=Youth Olympic Football Tournaments Nanjing 2014 - Boys
<![CDATA[U-20 women cap Germany's golden summer]]>/u20womensworldcup/news/y=2014/m=8/news=u-20-women-cap-germany-s-golden-summer-2427200.htmlFIFA.com reflects on a FIFA U-20 Women's World Cup that brought more silverware for Germany, showcased some outstanding youngsters and whetted appetites for next year's senior finals.]]>Tue, 26 Aug 2014 09:55:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA U-20 Women's World Cup Canada 2014<![CDATA[Peru eager to defy Korea Republic]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Taeguk Warriors hold no fear for opponents Peru and their coach Juan Jose Ore. ]]>Tue, 26 Aug 2014 07:52:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=Youth Olympic Football Tournaments Nanjing 2014 - Boys<![CDATA[Bach: These Games are very impressive]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Thomas Bach, President of the International Olympic Committee (IOC), took time out from watching the fifth place play-offs at the Youth Olympic Football Tournament Nanjing 2014 for a short interview with FIFA.com.

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Mon, 25 Aug 2014 16:05:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=Youth Olympic Football Tournaments Nanjing 2014 - Boys
<![CDATA[Continental elite on the precipice]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=FIFA.com previews this week’s AFC Champions League action with big guns Guangzhou Evergrande and Al Ittihad having little margin for error as they jostle for passage to the semi-finals.]]>Mon, 25 Aug 2014 09:03:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=AFC Champions League 2014 <![CDATA[International recall for Korea Republic's Lion King]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Mon, 25 Aug 2014 05:19:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=National TeamsKind=News<![CDATA[Favourites fight their way into final]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Peru and Korea Republic have reached the final of the Boys’ Youth Olympic Football Tournament Nanjing 2014, but both teams needed to dig deep to emerge victorious from two thrilling semi-final encounters.

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Sun, 24 Aug 2014 19:17:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=Youth Olympic Football Tournaments Nanjing 2014 - Boys
<![CDATA[Yun strikes late, Steelers held]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Sat, 23 Aug 2014 14:19:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=K-League Classic 2014 <![CDATA[Awkward opponents await favourites]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Fri, 22 Aug 2014 12:46:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=Youth Olympic Football Tournaments Nanjing 2014 - Boys<![CDATA[Italian icon inspires Honduran youngster]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Catracho forward Paolo Belloni is eager to emulate the meteoric rise of his idol, AC Milan starlet Stephan El Shaarawy.]]>Fri, 22 Aug 2014 09:23:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=Youth Olympic Football Tournaments Nanjing 2014 - Boys<![CDATA[Last eight ties poised on a knife-edge]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=FIFA.com reviews this week’s AFC Champions League quarter-final action with all four ties remaining in the balance after a tense matchday.]]>Thu, 21 Aug 2014 05:02:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=AFC Champions League 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[Vanuatans hang on to semi-final hopes]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Tue, 19 Aug 2014 11:03:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=Youth Olympic Football Tournaments Nanjing 2014 - Boys<![CDATA[Semi-finals begin to take shape]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Mon, 18 Aug 2014 17:24:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=Youth Olympic Football Tournaments Nanjing 2014 - Boys<![CDATA[Former Asian kings eye last-four passage]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=FIFA.com previews the resumption of hostilities in the AFC Champions League with six former continental winners lining-up in the quarter-final stage.]]>Mon, 18 Aug 2014 10:15:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=AFC Champions League 2014 <![CDATA[Nigeria ease through, France progress on pens]]>/u20womensworldcup/news/y=2014/m=8/news=nigeria-ease-through-france-progress-on-pens-2423024.html

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Mon, 18 Aug 2014 08:24:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA U-20 Women's World Cup Canada 2014
<![CDATA[Penalties take France through in Montreal ]]>/u20womensworldcup/matches/round=268002/match=300251258/match-report.htmlMon, 18 Aug 2014 02:47:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=Match SummaryTournament=FIFA U-20 Women's World Cup Canada 2014<![CDATA[Dragons clip Suwon, Gyeongnam earn rare win]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Chunnam Dragons beat Suwon Bluewings 3-1 on Sunday to put a dent in their opponents' title race efforts, while bottom-dwellers Gyeongnam earned their third win of the season beating Sangju Sangmu Phoenix 3-1 and Busan I'Park beat Seongnam Chunma 4-2.

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Sun, 17 Aug 2014 16:03:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=K-League Classic 2014
<![CDATA[Young Taeguk Warriors keen to repeat history]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Korea Republic’s U-15 footballers are hoping to experience a very special kind of déjà-vu in Nanjing this summer, as midfielder Im Wharang explained to FIFA.com.

 

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Sun, 17 Aug 2014 08:30:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=Youth Olympic Football Tournaments Nanjing 2014 - Boys
<![CDATA[Lee lauds her South Korean soul sisters ]]>/u20womensworldcup/news/y=2014/m=8/news=lee-lauds-her-south-korean-soul-sisters-2421764.htmlFIFA.com about the family atmosphere that's underpinning her team's success at Canada 2014.]]>Sun, 17 Aug 2014 01:08:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA U-20 Women's World Cup Canada 2014<![CDATA[Spectacular opening ceremony in Nanjing]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=

A spectacular and heart-warming opening ceremony marked the official start to the second Summer Youth Olympic Games in Nanjing.

 

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Sat, 16 Aug 2014 16:15:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=Youth Olympic Football Tournaments Nanjing 2014 - Boys
<![CDATA[Semi-finals already within reach]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Iceland and Korea Republic have an opportunity to secure their passage into the semi-finals on the second matchday of the Boys’ Youth Olympics Football Tournament Nanjing 2014.

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Sat, 16 Aug 2014 11:31:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=Youth Olympic Football Tournaments Nanjing 2014 - Boys
<![CDATA[Super sub Gudjonsson shines as Iceland make history]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Unheralded Iceland raised their international profile thanks to a historic 5-0 opening victory over CONCACAF U-15 champions Honduras, with help from supersub Helgi Gudjonsson, whom FIFA.com was able to chat with after the big win.

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Sat, 16 Aug 2014 03:07:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=Youth Olympic Football Tournaments Nanjing 2014 - Boys
<![CDATA[Impressive start for leading contenders]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Fri, 15 Aug 2014 15:36:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=Youth Olympic Football Tournaments Nanjing 2014 - Boys<![CDATA[France reign supreme, Korea Republic progress]]>/u20womensworldcup/news/y=2014/m=8/news=france-reign-supreme-korea-republic-progress-2421161.htmlIn the final round of group matches at Canada 2014, France won 3-0 against Paraguay to top Group D, while New Zealand, Nigeria and Korea Republic joined them in the knockout stages.

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Thu, 14 Aug 2014 08:04:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA U-20 Women's World Cup Canada 2014
<![CDATA[Korea Republic edge Mexico to advance ]]>/u20womensworldcup/matches/round=267990/match=300251244/match-report.htmlThu, 14 Aug 2014 02:59:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=Match SummaryTournament=FIFA U-20 Women's World Cup Canada 2014<![CDATA[Old Nanjing ready for youth extravaganza]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=As the 2nd Youth Olympic Games approaches, Nanjing has thrown open its ancient gates to welcome top young athletes, officials and visitors from around the world. 

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Wed, 13 Aug 2014 09:33:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=Youth Olympic Football Tournaments Nanjing 2014 - Girls
<![CDATA[Lee standing tall for Korea Republic]]>/u20womensworldcup/news/y=2014/m=8/news=lee-standing-tall-for-korea-republic-2419886.htmlFIFA.com speaks with talismanic Korea Republic midfielder Lee Sodam - a veteran of international football despite her tender years - who may be short on stature but is big on talent.]]>Wed, 13 Aug 2014 03:53:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA U-20 Women's World Cup Canada 2014<![CDATA[Ten facts about the Youth Olympic Football Tournaments]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=FIFA.com whets your appetite for the Youth Olympic Football Tournament with ten facts about the upcoming event in Nanjing.]]>Wed, 13 Aug 2014 03:48:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=Youth Olympic Football Tournaments Nanjing 2014 - Boys<![CDATA[Young Olympians kick off in Nanjing]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Tue, 12 Aug 2014 13:12:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=Youth Olympic Football Tournaments Nanjing 2014 - Boys<![CDATA[The race for medals begins]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Tue, 12 Aug 2014 12:35:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=Youth Olympic Football Tournaments Nanjing 2014 - Boys<![CDATA[Bluewings beat Jeju, Seoul sink Busan]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Suwon Bluewings are within six points of K-League leaders Jeonbuk Motors after beating Jeju United 1-0, while FC Seoul and Incheon United both recorded 2-0 wins on Sunday.

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Sun, 10 Aug 2014 13:52:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=K-League Classic 2014
<![CDATA[Record-breaking goal delights Dike]]>/u20womensworldcup/news/y=2014/m=8/news=record-breaking-goal-delights-dike-2419143.htmlFIFA.com, looking ahead to their meeting with England and discussing her footballing genes.]]>Sun, 10 Aug 2014 10:22:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA U-20 Women's World Cup Canada 2014<![CDATA[France hit four, Falconets' early flourish]]>/u20womensworldcup/news/y=2014/m=8/news=france-hit-four-falconets-early-flourish-2419133.html

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Sun, 10 Aug 2014 03:07:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA U-20 Women's World Cup Canada 2014
<![CDATA[Nigeria hold off Korea Republic to go top]]>/u20womensworldcup/matches/round=267990/match=300251251/match-report.htmlNigeria went top of Group C at the FIFA U-20 Women's World Cup Canada 2014 after edging out Korea Republic 2-1 in Moncton. 

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Sat, 09 Aug 2014 23:02:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=Match SummaryTournament=FIFA U-20 Women's World Cup Canada 2014
<![CDATA[Motors maintain K-League lead]]>http://www.fifa.com/world-match-centre/nationalleagues/nationalleague=korea-republic-k-league-2000000088/news/newsid/241/864/9/index.html?cid=rssfeed&att=Sat, 09 Aug 2014 14:36:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=K-League Classic 2014 <![CDATA[France hit five, England still waiting]]>/u20womensworldcup/news/y=2014/m=8/news=france-hit-five-england-still-waiting-2417677.htmlThu, 07 Aug 2014 03:21:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA U-20 Women's World Cup Canada 2014<![CDATA[Nervy draw for England, Korea Republic]]>/u20womensworldcup/matches/round=267990/match=300251248/match-report.htmlWed, 06 Aug 2014 23:17:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=Match SummaryTournament=FIFA U-20 Women's World Cup Canada 2014<![CDATA[Jeonbuk stay top, Pohang keep pace]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Jeonbuk Motors held on to top spot of the K-League with a 3-2 win over Suwon Bluewings, while Pohang Steelers kept up the pressure with a 1-0 win over Seongnam Chunma.

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Wed, 06 Aug 2014 16:07:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=K-League Classic 2014
<![CDATA[Glory and 2015 in young guns' sights]]>/u20womensworldcup/news/y=2014/m=8/news=glory-and-2015-in-young-guns-sights-2415873.htmlSun, 03 Aug 2014 16:08:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA U-20 Women's World Cup Canada 2014<![CDATA[Squads announced as kick-off draws nearer]]>/u20womensworldcup/news/y=2014/m=7/news=squads-announced-as-kick-off-draws-nearer-2408049.htmlThe squads for the 2014 FIFA U-20 Women's World Cup were announced today, with all 16 teams naming their 21 players.

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Fri, 25 Jul 2014 10:49:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA U-20 Women's World Cup Canada 2014
<![CDATA[Steelers stay top, Jeju move third]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Pohang Steelers and Jeonbuk Motors recorded separate goalless draws to remain first and second in the Korea Republic K-League respectively, and Jeju United moved into third place after beating Chunnam Dragons 2-0 on Wednesday.

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Wed, 23 Jul 2014 15:25:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=K-League Classic 2014
<![CDATA[Sangmu hit for six, victory for Pohang]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Sun, 20 Jul 2014 14:52:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=K-League Classic 2014 <![CDATA[Dragons go level at top, Bluewings win]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Chunnam Dragons drew level with Pohang Steelers at the top of the K-League Classic after beating Seongnam Chunma 2-0 on Saturday.

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Sat, 19 Jul 2014 15:16:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=K-League Classic 2014