<![CDATA[FIFA.com - News]]>http://www.fifa.com/index.htmlenCopyright ©1994 - 2014 FIFA. All rights reservedFri, 25 Jul 2014 10:49:00 GMTFri, 25 Jul 2014 10:49:52 GMTFIFA.comFIFA.comhttp://www.fifa.com/imgml/rssheader.gif http://www.fifa.com/index.html13928FIFA.com RSS<![CDATA[Squads announced as kick-off draws nearer]]>/worldcup/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
<![CDATA[Flexibility key for Korea Republic]]>/worldcup/news/y=2014/m=7/news=flexibility-key-for-korea-republic-2402222.htmlFIFA.com​ why a mix of flexibility and experience can help the ​Taeguk Ladies ​build on their recent international progress.]]>Thu, 10 Jul 2014 06:14:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA U-20 Women's World Cup Canada 2014<![CDATA[Hong elects to step down]]>/worldcup/news/y=2014/m=7/news=hong-elects-to-step-down-2402895.htmlThu, 10 Jul 2014 01:13:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil ™<![CDATA[Hong retains Korea Republic reins]]>/worldcup/news/y=2014/m=7/news=hong-retains-korea-republic-reins-2398218.htmlThu, 03 Jul 2014 03:11:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil ™<![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[Son Heungmin: We'll come back stronger]]>/worldcup/news/y=2014/m=6/news=son-heungmin-we-ll-come-back-stronger-2388204.html​FIFA​ why the Asian challengers could return better for the experience in four years.]]>Sat, 28 Jun 2014 00:30:00 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[Vanden Borre: It's a tremendous honour]]>/worldcup/news/y=2014/m=6/news=vanden-borre-it-s-a-tremendous-honour-2387672.htmlFIFA.com about his beard, never giving up and going from being unemployed to playing in the FIFA World Cup.]]>Fri, 27 Jun 2014 02:19:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil ™<![CDATA[Goals record as group stage ends, Algeria create history]]>/worldcup/news/y=2014/m=6/news=goals-record-as-group-stage-ends-2387613.htmlFri, 27 Jun 2014 00:52:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil ™<![CDATA[Koreans crash to ten-man Belgium]]>/worldcup/matches/round=255931/match=300186480/match-report.htmlThu, 26 Jun 2014 22:52:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=Match SummaryTournament=2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil ™<![CDATA[Brahimi: Algerians have always been technical footballers]]>/worldcup/news/y=2014/m=6/news=brahimi-algerians-have-always-been-technical-footballers-2385472.html FIFA about Algeria's thrilling win over Korea Republic, his goal, why Vahid Halilhodzic employs different tactics from game to game, and the decisive showdown with Russia.]]>Thu, 26 Jun 2014 06:02:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil ™<![CDATA[Conclusion of the group stage]]>/worldcup/news/y=2014/m=6/news=conclusion-of-the-group-stage-2384813.htmlThu, 26 Jun 2014 01:42:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil ™<![CDATA[Djabou: Russia will come at Algeria]]>/worldcup/news/y=2014/m=6/news=djabou-russia-will-come-at-algeria-2384909.htmlFIFA.com about finding out he would be starting against Korea Republic, his fine performance in that game, Algeria's showdown with Russia and his desire to play in Europe.]]>Wed, 25 Jun 2014 16:22:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil ™<![CDATA[Referee designations for matches 45-48]]>/worldcup/news/y=2014/m=6/news=referee-designations-for-matches-45-48-2384132.htmlTue, 24 Jun 2014 20:07:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil ™<![CDATA[Arab football’s finest hours]]>/worldcup/news/y=2014/m=6/news=arab-football-s-finest-hours-2383606.htmlFIFA.com recaps some of the finest victories by Arab teams in the FIFA World Cup.]]>Tue, 24 Jun 2014 16:29:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil ™<![CDATA[Attack the best form of defence for Algeria]]>/worldcup/news/y=2014/m=6/news=attack-the-best-form-of-defence-for-algeria-2381897.htmlMon, 23 Jun 2014 06:30:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil ™<![CDATA[Belgium stay perfect, desperate Portugal deny USA]]>/worldcup/news/y=2014/m=6/news=belgium-stay-perfect-desperate-portugal-deny-usa-2381890.htmlMon, 23 Jun 2014 03:26:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil ™<![CDATA[Hong: Strategy and defence behind defeat]]>/worldcup/news/y=2014/m=6/news=hong-strategy-and-defence-behind-defeat-2381918.htmlMon, 23 Jun 2014 01:03:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil ™<![CDATA[Koreans crushed by impressive Algeria ]]>/worldcup/matches/round=255931/match=300186495/match-report.htmlSun, 22 Jun 2014 21:51:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=Match SummaryTournament=2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil ™<![CDATA[Feghouli: Little things make the difference]]>/worldcup/news/y=2014/m=6/news=feghouli-little-things-make-the-difference-2380569.htmlFIFA.com that he is finding that small margins are making a big difference at Brazil 2014.]]>Sun, 22 Jun 2014 08:10:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil ™<![CDATA[Pre-tournament outsiders have points to prove]]>/worldcup/news/y=2014/m=6/news=pre-tournament-outsiders-have-points-to-prove-2379748.htmlFIFA.com previews Matchday 11.]]>Sun, 22 Jun 2014 01:20:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil ™<![CDATA[Myungbo: We expect Algeria to attack]]>/worldcup/news/y=2014/m=6/news=myungbo-we-expect-algeria-to-attack-2380302.htmlKorea Republic coach Hong Myungbo feels Algeria will play fast, attacking, football when the teams meet on Sunday. 

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Sat, 21 Jun 2014 19:35:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil ™
<![CDATA[Jacheol: I will make sacrifices]]>/worldcup/news/y=2014/m=6/news=jacheol-i-will-make-sacrifices-2379005.htmlAhead of their crucial Group H match against Algeria in Porto Alegre, Korea Republic captain Koo Jacheol chats with FIFA.com about his leadership role and playing under coach Hong Myungbo.

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Sat, 21 Jun 2014 04:46:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil ™
<![CDATA[TV viewing breaks records in first FIFA World Cup matches ]]>/worldcup/news/y=2014/m=6/news=tv-viewing-breaks-records-in-first-fifa-world-cup-matches-2378078.htmlSat, 21 Jun 2014 01:07:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=ReleaseTournament=2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil ™<![CDATA[Referee designations for matches 30-32]]>/worldcup/news/y=2014/m=6/news=referee-designations-for-matches-30-32-2378450.htmlFIFA has announced the referees for the FIFA World Cup matches 30 to 32, which takes in USA-Portugal, Belgium-Russia and Korea Republic-Algeria.

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Fri, 20 Jun 2014 13:44:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil ™
<![CDATA[De Bruyne: Patience pays off]]>/worldcup/news/y=2014/m=6/news=de-bruyne-patience-pays-off-2375746.htmlMan-of-the-match in Belgium's opening game victory against Algeria, Kevin De Bruyne says the side must be patient in the coming fixtures despite 'a lot being expected of them'.

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Wed, 18 Jun 2014 15:02:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil ™
<![CDATA[Berezutskiy: We were all nervous]]>/worldcup/news/y=2014/m=6/news=berezutskiy-we-were-all-nervous-2375588.htmlFIFA.com that nerves played their part, experience told and that he still has his sights trained on the last 16.]]>Wed, 18 Jun 2014 06:03:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil ™<![CDATA[Keunho: I was lucky]]>/worldcup/news/y=2014/m=6/news=keunho-i-was-lucky-2375580.htmlWed, 18 Jun 2014 05:43:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil ™<![CDATA[Hosts denied on a day of inspired substitutions]]>/worldcup/news/y=2014/m=6/news=hosts-denied-on-a-day-of-inspired-substitutions-2375576.htmlEl Tri goalkeeper Guillermo Ochoa, while Belgium revived to overcome a dogged Algeria, and Korea Republic and Russia battled to a hard-fought stalemate.]]>Wed, 18 Jun 2014 03:46:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil ™<![CDATA[Capello: Reaction was most important]]>/worldcup/news/y=2014/m=6/news=capello-reaction-was-most-important-2375550.htmlWed, 18 Jun 2014 01:27:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil ™<![CDATA[Russia, Korea Republic in disappointing draw]]>/worldcup/matches/round=255931/match=300186499/match-report.htmlWed, 18 Jun 2014 00:50:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=Match SummaryTournament=2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil ™<![CDATA[Ji: Belgium, Russia & Korea lack experience]]>/worldcup/news/y=2014/m=6/news=ji-belgium-russia-korea-lack-experience-2373621.htmlFIFA.com about the high expectations of Korea Republic's supporters, the players' growth since London 2012 and the lack of experience in Group H.]]>Tue, 17 Jun 2014 04:45:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil ™<![CDATA[Brazil return to action, final four make bow]]>/worldcup/news/y=2014/m=6/news=brazil-return-to-action-final-four-make-bow-2373352.htmlTue, 17 Jun 2014 01:55:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil ™<![CDATA[Capello names Russia captain]]>/worldcup/news/y=2014/m=6/news=capello-names-russia-captain-2374158.htmlCSKA Moscow defender Vasily Berezutskiy is given the Russia captaincy by Fabio Capello, on the strength of his ability to communicate with match officials.

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Mon, 16 Jun 2014 22:31:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil ™
<![CDATA[Fayzulin: I like the way the South Koreans move]]>/worldcup/news/y=2014/m=6/news=fayzulin-i-like-the-way-the-south-koreans-move-2371916.htmlFIFA about his rapid rise from the Russian second flight to Brazil 2014, and his admiration for Korea Republic’s players.]]>Mon, 16 Jun 2014 07:35:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil ™<![CDATA[Referee designations for matches 15-17]]>/worldcup/news/y=2014/m=6/news=referee-designations-for-matches-15-17-2372680.htmlSun, 15 Jun 2014 19:42:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil ™<![CDATA[Ayew treble sparks Ghana over Korea Republic]]>/worldcup/news/y=2014/m=6/news=ayew-treble-sparks-ghana-over-korea-republic-2363195.htmlTue, 10 Jun 2014 01:19:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil ™<![CDATA[Absent, but not forgotten]]>/worldcup/news/y=2014/m=6/news=ilustres-ausentes-2354521-2355306.htmlThey say absence makes the heart grow fonder, so here at FIFA.com we want to pay tribute to the slew of top-class performers who, whether through injury or because their countries failed to qualify, will be missing out on the trip to Brazil.

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Fri, 06 Jun 2014 01:22:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil ™
<![CDATA[14 days to go]]>/worldcup/news/y=2014/m=5/news=14-days-to-go-2345476.htmlFIFA.com is counting down to the FIFA World Cup with a corresponding trivia fact on every one of the final 100 days. Today, we look at a record set at Spain 1982.]]>Thu, 29 May 2014 06:22:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=100 days to goTournament=2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil ™<![CDATA[Korea Republic disappoint in send-off]]>/worldcup/news/y=2014/m=5/news=korea-republic-disappoint-in-send-off-2345490.htmlWed, 28 May 2014 13:19:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil ™<![CDATA[Draw sends Guangzhou to Sydney]]>http://www.fifa.com/world-match-centre/afcchampionsleague/news/newsid/234/536/2/index.html?cid=rssfeed&att=Wed, 28 May 2014 09:46:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=AFC Champions League 2014 <![CDATA[Japan top Asia’s broadening pyramid]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Mon, 26 May 2014 09:46:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA Women's World Cup Canada 2015<![CDATA[Japan edge Australia to win Women's Asian Cup]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Japan edged Australia 1-0 to win their first AFC Women's Asian Cup on Sunday, while China PR beat Korea Republic 2-1 to take third.

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Sun, 25 May 2014 15:45:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA Women's World Cup Canada 2015
<![CDATA[Canada starts its warm welcome to qualified nations]]>http://www.fifa.com/womensworldcup/news/newsid=2343572/index.html?cid=rssfeed&att=Sat, 24 May 2014 08:14:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=LOCKind=NewsTournament=FIFA Women's World Cup Canada 2015<![CDATA[Korea Republic win group, Thailand stay alive]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Mon, 19 May 2014 15:44:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA Women's World Cup Canada 2015<![CDATA[Asian contenders taking shape]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Japan, Australia, China PR and Korea Republic have all booked their places at the FIFA Women's World Cup Canada 2015 after the AFC Women's Asian Cup semi-finalists were decided.

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Sun, 18 May 2014 16:29:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA Women's World Cup Canada 2015
<![CDATA[Provisional World Cup squads finalised]]>/worldcup/news/y=2014/m=5/news=provisional-brazil-2014-squads-finalised-2339984.htmlThe provisional squad lists for the 2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil™ have been confirmed. Have a closer look at each of the teams' selections on FIFA.com.

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Fri, 16 May 2014 11:27:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil ™