<![CDATA[FIFA.com - News]]>http://www.fifa.com/index.htmlenCopyright ©1994 - 2014 FIFA. All rights reservedFri, 23 Jan 2015 06:05:00 GMTFri, 23 Jan 2015 16:31:03 GMTFIFA.comFIFA.comhttp://www.fifa.com/imgml/rssheader.gif http://www.fifa.com/index.html13928FIFA.com RSS<![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
<![CDATA[Korea DPR coach Jong-Su banned by AFC]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Sun, 07 Dec 2014 06:54:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=National TeamsKind=News<![CDATA[Canada 2015 coaches deliver draw verdict]]>/womensworldcup/news/y=2014/m=12/news=canada-2015-coaches-deliver-draw-verdict-2488835.htmlAs soon as the Final Draw was determined for the FIFA Women's World Cup Canada 2015, the coaches began looking ahead to the main event. FIFA.com got the reactions from many of them following the ceremony.

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Sat, 06 Dec 2014 21:32:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA Women's World Cup Canada 2015
<![CDATA[Draw gala proves a fitting spectacle]]>/womensworldcup/news/y=2014/m=12/news=draw-gala-proves-a-fitting-spectacle-2488383.htmlThe fate of the 24 qualifiers for the FIFA Women’s World Cup Canada 2015 was decided in little over an hour at the tournament’s Final Draw, held in the suitably majestic surroundings of the Canadian Museum of History.

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Sat, 06 Dec 2014 18:30:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA Women's World Cup Canada 2015
<![CDATA[Canada 2015 hopefuls learn fate in Ottawa]]>/womensworldcup/news/y=2014/m=12/news=canada-2015-hopefuls-learn-fate-in-ottawa-2488364.htmlThe FIFA Women's World Cup Canada 2015 moved one step closer on Saturday when the Final Draw gave a clearer picture of what will be in store at the prestigious tournament next summer. 

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Sat, 06 Dec 2014 17:59:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA Women's World Cup Canada 2015
<![CDATA[Details of Final Draw for Canada 2015]]>/womensworldcup/news/y=2014/m=12/news=details-of-final-draw-for-canada-2015-2488260.htmlFIFA.com provides the procedural details for the FIFA Women's World Cup Canada 2015 Final Draw, which will decide the destiny of the 24 teams that have qualified for the illustrious tournament. 

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Fri, 05 Dec 2014 21:17:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA Women's World Cup Canada 2015
<![CDATA[Canada prepared to welcome the world ]]>/womensworldcup/news/y=2014/m=12/news=canada-prepared-to-welcome-the-world-2487913.htmlOn Saturday 6 December, the eyes of the football world will turn to Ottawa, which will stage the Final Draw for the FIFA Women's World Cup Canada 2015. FIFA.com previews the action ahead.

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Thu, 04 Dec 2014 20:09:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA Women's World Cup Canada 2015
<![CDATA[Saudi miracle in Seongnam]]>http://www.fifa.com/world-match-centre/news/newsid/248/710/2/index.html?cid=rssfeed&att=FIFA.com ​takes a look back at a remarkable comeback by Saudi side Al Ittihad in the second leg of their AFC Champions League final clash against Seongnam Ilhwa Chunm in 2004.]]>Mon, 01 Dec 2014 09:27:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=News<![CDATA[Seoul reach Champions League]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=FC Seoul snatched an AFC Champions League berth following a dramatic final day to the K-League season.

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Sun, 30 Nov 2014 15:12:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=K-League Classic 2014
<![CDATA[Jeonbuk motor on, Busan draw]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Jeonbuk Motors maintained their 100 per cent winning record in the K-League Classic Championship Round after edging to a 1-0 victory over Pohang Steelers, while leaders Busan I'Park were held to a 1-1 draw in the Relegation Round.

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Sat, 15 Nov 2014 13:22:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=K-League Classic 2014
<![CDATA[Happy Birthday to you!]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Sun, 02 Nov 2014 08:41:00 GMTArea=News CentreSection=BirthdaysKind=News<![CDATA[Strength of the collective key to progress for Asia, Oceania]]>/worldcup/news/y=2014/m=10/news=strength-of-the-collective-key-to-progress-for-asia-oceania-2463936.htmlFri, 31 Oct 2014 08:42:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil ™<![CDATA[FIFA receives bidding documents for 2019 FIFA Women’s World Cup]]>http://www.fifa.com/aboutfifa/footballdevelopment/women/news/newsid=2463723/index.html?cid=rssfeed&att=Thu, 30 Oct 2014 13:01:00 GMTArea=Football DevelopmentSection=WomenKind=News<![CDATA[Valcke: FIFA’s committed to ensuring top-level conditions]]>/womensworldcup/news/y=2014/m=10/news=valcke-fifa-s-committed-to-ensuring-top-level-conditions-2463375.htmlFIFA Secretary-General Jérôme Valcke speaks to FIFA.com about the importance of Canada 2015 and explains what FIFA is doing to ensure it offer's excellent playing conditions.

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Wed, 29 Oct 2014 17:48:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA Women's World Cup Canada 2015
<![CDATA[Happy Birthday to you!]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Sun, 26 Oct 2014 09:28:00 GMTArea=News CentreSection=BirthdaysKind=News<![CDATA[Giants stumble as Qatar, Myanmar make history ]]>/u20worldcup/news/y=2014/m=10/news=giants-stumble-as-qatar-myanmar-make-history-2461244.htmlFIFA.com reviews Asian qualifying for New Zealand 2015 with shocks aplenty led by Qatar and Myanmar securing passage to the world stage.]]>Fri, 24 Oct 2014 05:26:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA U-20 World Cup New Zealand 2015<![CDATA[Seongnam hold Bluewings, Busan beat Gyeongnam]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Suwon Bluewings missed the opportunity to cut Jeonbuk Motors' lead at the top of the Korea Republic K-League standings to five points when they drew 2-2 with Seongnam Chunma, while Busan I'Park and Ulsan Hyundai notched wins.

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Sun, 19 Oct 2014 17:39:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=K-League Classic 2014
<![CDATA[Jeonbuk stretch lead at top]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=K-League leaders Jeonbuk Motors stretched their unbeaten run to nine matches with a 2-0 victory at Incheon United, while Pohang Steelers slipped to a 3-0 defeat at Jeju United. 

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Sat, 18 Oct 2014 15:52:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=K-League Classic 2014
<![CDATA[Jeonbuk beat Ulsan, move one win away from title]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Jeonbuk Motors are just one win away from clinching the K-League title after beating Ulsan Hyundai 1-0 on Sunday, while Busan I'Park and Sangju Sangmu Phoenix both pulled away from the bottom of the table with respective home victories.

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Sun, 12 Oct 2014 17:40:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=K-League Classic 2014
<![CDATA[Bluewings close gap at top]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Suwon Bluewings closed the gap on K-League leaders Jeonbuk Motors to two points following a 2-1 win over Chunnam Dragons, while Pohang Steelers fell five points behind after a 2-1 defeat at Incheon United.

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Sat, 11 Oct 2014 15:16:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=K-League Classic 2014