<![CDATA[FIFA.com - News]]>http://www.fifa.com/index.htmlenCopyright ©1994 - 2014 FIFA. All rights reservedWed, 25 Feb 2015 11:22:00 GMTWed, 25 Feb 2015 11:24:52 GMTFIFA.comFIFA.comhttp://www.fifa.com/imgml/rssheader.gif http://www.fifa.com/index.html13928FIFA.com RSS<![CDATA[Park rides Korea’s German new wave ]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=FIFA.com speaks with Mainz utility Park Jooho about the growing connection between Korea Republic and Germany, a bond that began with the iconic Cha Bumkun well over 30 years ago.]]>Wed, 25 Feb 2015 11:22:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=News<![CDATA[Guangzhou R&F stun Gamba Osaka, Jeonbuk stutter]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Tue, 24 Feb 2015 18:33:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=AFC Champions League 2015 <![CDATA[Journey set to begin on Asia's long and winding road]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=FIFA.com previews the 2015 AFC Champions League with 32 teams on the starting blocks for this week’s group-stage.]]>Mon, 23 Feb 2015 09:50:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=AFC Champions League 2015 <![CDATA[Asia’s elite group finalised]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Thu, 19 Feb 2015 06:56:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=AFC Champions League 2015 <![CDATA[Africans, Asians make huge leaps]]>/fifa-world-ranking/news/y=2015/m=2/news=africans-asians-make-huge-leaps-2522971.htmlThu, 12 Feb 2015 08:58:00 GMTArea=World RankingSection=Men RankingKind=News<![CDATA[Happy Birthday to you!]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Sun, 08 Feb 2015 08:27:00 GMTArea=News CentreSection=BirthdaysKind=News<![CDATA[Bright new stars light up Asia]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=FIFA.com takes a look at five breakout young stars who made their mark at the recent AFC Asian Cup.]]>Tue, 03 Feb 2015 06:59:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=National TeamsKind=NewsTournament=AFC Asian Cup 2015 (TM)<![CDATA[Sealed with a kiss]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Mon, 02 Feb 2015 15:20:00 GMTArea=News CentreSection=Super SnapKind=News<![CDATA[Asian Cup glitters Down Under]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=FIFA.com reviews the sixteenth edition of the AFC Asian Cup and looks at ten key moments of a colourful and successful tournament hosted and won by Australia for the first time.]]>Sun, 01 Feb 2015 22:00:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=National TeamsKind=NewsTournament=AFC Asian Cup 2015 (TM)<![CDATA[Postecoglou: Aussies can take on the world]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Sat, 31 Jan 2015 12:02:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=National TeamsKind=NewsTournament=AFC Asian Cup 2015 (TM)<![CDATA[Australia clinch title in dramatic climax]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Sat, 31 Jan 2015 11:37:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=National TeamsKind=NewsTournament=AFC Asian Cup 2015 (TM)<![CDATA[Heavyweights collide in blockbuster final]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Sat, 31 Jan 2015 04:15:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=National TeamsKind=NewsTournament=AFC Asian Cup 2015 (TM)<![CDATA[Aussies seek redemption for Doha anguish]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Fri, 30 Jan 2015 08:38:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=National TeamsKind=NewsTournament=AFC Asian Cup 2015 (TM)<![CDATA[Diaz completes comeback with Canada qualification]]>/womensworldcup/news/y=2015/m=1/news=diaz-completes-comeback-with-canada-2015-qualification-2512715.htmlLas Ticas.]]>Fri, 30 Jan 2015 01:36:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA Women's World Cup Canada 2015<![CDATA[Shocks, streaks, derbies and devils ]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=De Klassieker, Korea Republic, Congo and table-topping Lyon.]]>Wed, 28 Jan 2015 08:03:00 GMTArea=News CentreSection=Week in StatsKind=News<![CDATA[Goal-heavy Aussies confident for continental decider]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Wed, 28 Jan 2015 04:39:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=National TeamsKind=NewsTournament=AFC Asian Cup 2015 (TM)<![CDATA[Who will win the 2015 AFC Asian Cup & why?]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Tue, 27 Jan 2015 17:45:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=National TeamsKind=Have Your SayTournament=AFC Asian Cup 2015 (TM)<![CDATA[Son: The South Korean fans gave us extra power]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Tue, 27 Jan 2015 03:13:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=National TeamsKind=NewsTournament=AFC Asian Cup 2015 (TM)<![CDATA[Korea Republic book final place]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Mon, 26 Jan 2015 11:06:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=National TeamsKind=NewsTournament=AFC Asian Cup 2015 (TM)<![CDATA[Two-goal hero Son running on empty]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Fri, 23 Jan 2015 06:05:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=National TeamsKind=NewsTournament=AFC Asian Cup 2015 (TM)<![CDATA[Son the hero as South Koreans outlast Uzbeks]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Thu, 22 Jan 2015 10:41:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=National TeamsKind=NewsTournament=AFC Asian Cup 2015 (TM)<![CDATA[Australia face China as knock-out stage commences]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Thu, 22 Jan 2015 00:07:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=National TeamsKind=NewsTournament=AFC Asian Cup 2015 (TM)<![CDATA[Asian cruises, City woe and Sevilla glow]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=FIFA.com's latest stats review, along with disappointment for Côte d'Ivoire and Manchester City.]]>Wed, 21 Jan 2015 08:23:00 GMTArea=News CentreSection=Week in StatsKind=News<![CDATA[Koreans look to keep Wolves from the door]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Wed, 21 Jan 2015 05:02:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=National TeamsKind=NewsTournament=AFC Asian Cup 2015 (TM)<![CDATA[Wins, losses but no draws as Asian Cup hits record]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Mon, 19 Jan 2015 03:24:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=National TeamsKind=NewsTournament=AFC Asian Cup 2015 (TM)<![CDATA[Happy Birthday to you!]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Sun, 18 Jan 2015 08:40:00 GMTArea=News CentreSection=BirthdaysKind=News<![CDATA[Cahill: We will be physical against China PR]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Sun, 18 Jan 2015 08:15:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=National TeamsKind=NewsTournament=AFC Asian Cup 2015 (TM)<![CDATA[Stielike: We have a winning mentality]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Korea Republic coach Uli Stielike warned that his side now had a tournament-winning mentality after a pulsating 1-0 victory over AFC Asian Cup hosts Australia in Brisbane.

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Sat, 17 Jan 2015 12:40:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=National TeamsKind=NewsTournament=AFC Asian Cup 2015 (TM)
<![CDATA[Lethal Lee downs Aussies, Oman win]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=AFC Asian Cup hosts Australia rued a number of missed opportunities to peg back Korea Republic, as the Taegeuk Warriors secured a 1-0 win to top Group A, while Oman secured a 1-0 victory of their own over Kuwait.

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Sat, 17 Jan 2015 11:35:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=National TeamsKind=NewsTournament=AFC Asian Cup 2015 (TM)
<![CDATA[Canada begin 2015 with a flourish]]>/womensworldcup/news/y=2015/m=1/news=canada-begin-2015-with-a-flourish-2507398.htmlFri, 16 Jan 2015 07:10:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA Women's World Cup Canada 2015<![CDATA[Australia's Herd out of Asian Cup]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Thu, 15 Jan 2015 08:50:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=National TeamsKind=NewsTournament=AFC Asian Cup 2015 (TM)<![CDATA[Stars, saints and a spot-kick specialist ]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=FIFA.com's latest stats review, which also looks closer at the recent successes of Australia and Southampton.]]>Wed, 14 Jan 2015 07:30:00 GMTArea=News CentreSection=Week in StatsKind=News<![CDATA[Taeguk Warriors' campaign hit by injury, illness]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Wed, 14 Jan 2015 03:11:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=National TeamsKind=NewsTournament=AFC Asian Cup 2015 (TM)<![CDATA[Nam the hero as South Koreans edge Kuwaitis]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Tue, 13 Jan 2015 09:02:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=National TeamsKind=NewsTournament=AFC Asian Cup 2015 (TM)<![CDATA[Lee out of Asian Cup with leg fracture]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Tue, 13 Jan 2015 06:56:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=National TeamsKind=NewsTournament=AFC Asian Cup 2015 (TM)<![CDATA[Stielike: It’s time to bounce back]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=FIFA.com speaks to new Korea Republic coach Uli Stielike with the German veteran aiming to reinvent the Taeguk Warriors as they seek to end a surprisingly lengthy continental drought at this month’s AFC Asian Cup in Australia.]]>Tue, 13 Jan 2015 01:06:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=National TeamsKind=NewsTournament=AFC Asian Cup 2015 (TM)<![CDATA[Australia, Korea Republic eye last eight]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Mon, 12 Jan 2015 21:00:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=National TeamsKind=NewsTournament=AFC Asian Cup 2015 (TM)<![CDATA[Stielike: Korea Republic must show killer instinct]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Mon, 12 Jan 2015 10:17:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=National TeamsKind=NewsTournament=AFC Asian Cup 2015 (TM)<![CDATA[Australia wait on injured skipper Jedinak]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Mon, 12 Jan 2015 07:41:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=National TeamsKind=NewsTournament=AFC Asian Cup 2015 (TM)<![CDATA[Trio bag slender wins]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Sat, 10 Jan 2015 11:54:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=National TeamsKind=NewsTournament=AFC Asian Cup 2015 (TM)<![CDATA[Asia's elite set for battle Down Under]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=FIFA.com previews the 16-nation 2015 AFC Asian Cup where continental supremacy and a ticket to the 2017 FIFA Confederations Cup go up for grabs.]]>Wed, 07 Jan 2015 22:21:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=National TeamsKind=NewsTournament=AFC Asian Cup 2015 (TM)<![CDATA[Happy Birthday to you!]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=FIFA.com ​previews the week's upcoming footballing birthdays, with an German FIFA World Cup winner, a Tahitian legend and a Club World Cup medalist from New Zealand among those celebrating.]]>Sun, 04 Jan 2015 09:45:00 GMTArea=News CentreSection=BirthdaysKind=News<![CDATA[Getting to grips with the ‘gol olímpico’]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=FIFA.com tackles the history and curling dynamics of the so-called Olympic Goal, one of those rare strikes - with its roots in the 1920s - that flies in directly from a corner kick.]]>Fri, 02 Jan 2015 11:33:00 GMTArea=News CentreSection=Off The BallKind=News<![CDATA[Football's Christmas presents]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=FIFA.com takes a look at the special footballing 'gifts' which were delivered on 25 December, Christmas Day.]]>Thu, 25 Dec 2014 12:24:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=GeneralKind=News<![CDATA[Stielike opts for South Korean experience]]>http://www.fifa.com/world-match-centre/news/newsid/249/581/3/index.html?cid=rssfeed&att=Mon, 22 Dec 2014 04:31:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=National TeamsKind=News<![CDATA[Happy Birthday to you!]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=In our regular Sunday feature, FIFA.com previews the week's upcoming footballing birthdays, with a FIFA World Cup winner, a Welsh midfield wizard and an imposing French central defender all celebrating.

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Sun, 21 Dec 2014 07:57:00 GMTArea=News CentreSection=BirthdaysKind=News
<![CDATA[Salzburg sign Hwang Hee-Chan]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Austrian champions Red Bull Salzburg said that they have signed 18-year-old Korea Republic striker Hwang Hee-Chan on a five-year contract from Pohang Steelers.

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Tue, 16 Dec 2014 13:26:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=Tipico-Bundesliga 2014/2015
<![CDATA[Young Taeguk Warriors target last-four ]]>/u17worldcup/news/y=2014/m=12/news=young-taeguk-warriors-target-last-four-2490184.htmlWed, 10 Dec 2014 06:37:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA U-17 World Cup Chile 2015<![CDATA[Who will be the surprise team at Canada 2015 ?]]>/womensworldcup/news/y=2014/m=12/news=who-will-be-the-surprise-of-canada-2015-2488921.htmlNow that the 24 teams have been placed in their groups, FIFA.com wants to know which team you think could spring a surprise at the FIFA Women's World Cup Canada 2015. 

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Sun, 07 Dec 2014 15:59:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=Have Your SayTournament=FIFA Women's World Cup Canada 2015
<![CDATA[Group E: Brazil face stiff test]]>/womensworldcup/news/y=2014/m=12/news=group-e-brazil-face-stiff-test-2488837.htmlWomen's World Cup runners-up in 2007 Brazil were placed in Group E with two newcomers in Spain and Costa Rica, as well as Korea Republic, who are making their second appearance. 

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Sun, 07 Dec 2014 14:31:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=Group AnalysisTournament=FIFA Women's World Cup Canada 2015