<![CDATA[FIFA.com - News]]>http://www.fifa.com/index.htmlenCopyright ©1994 - 2014 FIFA. All rights reservedSun, 21 Dec 2014 21:14:00 GMTSun, 21 Dec 2014 21:15:20 GMTFIFA.comFIFA.comhttp://www.fifa.com/imgml/rssheader.gif http://www.fifa.com/index.html13928FIFA.com RSS<![CDATA[Real Madrid turn winning run into a world title]]>/clubworldcup/news/y=2014/m=12/news=real-madrid-turn-their-winning-run-into-a-world-title-2495659.htmlFIFA.com recaps the FIFA Club World Cup Morocco 2014, where Real Madrid capped off a historic year with a 2-0 win over Cruz Azul in the final, Auckland City made history of their own and the supporters who came out to Morocco took home memories of a lifetime.

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Sun, 21 Dec 2014 21:14:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA Club World Cup Morocco 2014
<![CDATA[The Week in Quotes]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Sat, 20 Dec 2014 08:35:00 GMTArea=News CentreSection=Week in QuotesKind=News<![CDATA[Relive: Executive Committee post-meeting press conference]]>http://www.fifa.com/aboutfifa/organisation/bodies/news/newsid=2494776/index.html?cid=rssfeed&att=Fri, 19 Dec 2014 17:23:00 GMTArea=OrganisationSection=BodiesKind=News<![CDATA[FIFA Club World Cup Morocco 2014: Match #4 in Marrakech]]>/clubworldcup/news/y=2014/m=12/news=fifa-club-world-cup-morocco-2014-match-4-in-marrakech-2492297.htmlDue to difficult pitch conditions at the Complexe Sportif Prince Moulay Abdellah Rabat, the FIFA Organising Committee has decided after consultation with the Local Organising Committee (LOC) to play match 4 (Cruz Azul FC v. Real Madrid CF) in Marrakech.

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Sun, 14 Dec 2014 13:44:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA Club World Cup Morocco 2014
<![CDATA[El Amri resigns from Tetouan]]>/clubworldcup/news/y=2014/m=12/news=el-amri-resigns-from-tetouan-2491760.htmlSat, 13 Dec 2014 13:16:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA Club World Cup Morocco 2014<![CDATA[Lessons to learn for departing Moghreb]]>/clubworldcup/news/y=2014/m=12/news=lessons-to-learn-for-departing-moghreb-2491007.htmlDespite falling at the first hurdle at the FIFA Club World Cup Morocco 2014, Moghreb Tetouan are still looking on the bright side.

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Thu, 11 Dec 2014 03:32:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA Club World Cup Morocco 2014
<![CDATA[Auckland through as Tetouan pay the penalty]]>/clubworldcup/matches/round=259695/match=300298899/match-report.htmlWed, 10 Dec 2014 22:19:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=Match SummaryTournament=FIFA Club World Cup Morocco 2014<![CDATA[ES Setif seek fitting 2014 climax]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Wed, 10 Dec 2014 06:24:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA Club World Cup Morocco 2014<![CDATA[Valcke: It's important to make the most of this opportunity]]>/clubworldcup/news/y=2014/m=12/news=valcke-it-s-important-to-make-the-most-of-this-opportunity-2490182.htmlWed, 10 Dec 2014 00:42:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA Club World Cup Morocco 2014<![CDATA[A red-hot favourite and six challengers]]>/clubworldcup/news/y=2014/m=12/news=a-red-hot-favourite-and-six-challengers-2489662.htmlTue, 09 Dec 2014 12:54:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA Club World Cup Morocco 2014<![CDATA[In the shadow of stars]]>/clubworldcup/news/y=2014/m=12/news=supporting-cast-ready-to-shine-2489712.html​Behind every team’s leading light is a supporting cast of players capable of stealing the show. FIFA.com looks at seven men who could do just that at Morocco 2014.]]>Tue, 09 Dec 2014 11:25:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA Club World Cup Morocco 2014<![CDATA[Hosts and Kiwi hopefuls braced for opener]]>/clubworldcup/matches/round=259695/match=300298899/preview.htmlMoghreb Tetouan and Auckland City will get the ball rolling at the 11th FIFA Club World Cup on Wednesday. A shot at glory is the prize for the winners, while the losers go straight home.

 

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Tue, 09 Dec 2014 02:45:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=Match PreviewTournament=FIFA Club World Cup Morocco 2014
<![CDATA[Fan Zones ready for festival of football]]>/clubworldcup/news/y=2014/m=12/news=fan-zones-ready-for-festival-of-football-2489601.html

Four Fan Zones have been set up across Morocco by the local organising committee for the FIFA Club World Cup as the annual competition begins on Wednesday.

 

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Mon, 08 Dec 2014 21:58:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA Club World Cup Morocco 2014
<![CDATA[Iajour: I want Ronaldo's jersey]]>/clubworldcup/news/y=2014/m=12/news=iajour-i-want-ronaldo-s-jersey-2489293.htmlOn the eve of his side’s Morocco 2014 campaign, Moghreb Tetouan striker Mouhssine Iajour spoke to FIFA.com about his new side’s chances of emulating Raja Casablanca’s run to the final last year.

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Mon, 08 Dec 2014 11:40:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA Club World Cup Morocco 2014
<![CDATA[Who will win the FIFA Club World Cup?]]>/clubworldcup/news/y=2014/m=12/news=who-will-win-the-fifa-club-world-cup-morocco-2014-2489277.htmlMon, 08 Dec 2014 10:43:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA Club World Cup Morocco 2014<![CDATA[The FIFA Club World Cup in numbers]]>/clubworldcup/news/y=2014/m=12/news=the-fifa-club-world-cup-in-numbers-2489068.htmlWith the FIFA Club World Cup Morocco 2014 about to begin, FIFA.com delves into the record books to bring you some of the competition’s most eye-catching statistics.

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Sun, 07 Dec 2014 17:46:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA Club World Cup Morocco 2014
<![CDATA[The heroes and highlights of a special tournament]]>/clubworldcup/news/y=2014/m=12/news=the-heroes-and-highlights-of-a-special-tournament-2488786.htmlFIFA.com looks back on past FIFA Club World Cup competitions as Morocco prepares to welcome the world's best club teams for the 2014 Club World Cup in just a few days' time.

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Sat, 06 Dec 2014 21:39:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA Club World Cup Morocco 2014
<![CDATA[161 stars aiming to finish 2014 on a high]]>/clubworldcup/news/y=2014/m=12/news=161-stars-aiming-to-finish-2014-on-a-high-2487786.htmlWith the FIFA Club World Cup fast approaching, the official squad lists have now been released, and FIFA.com ​takes you through some of the stars that will be shining at Morocco 2014.

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Thu, 04 Dec 2014 10:03:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA Club World Cup Morocco 2014
<![CDATA[Naim: We can rise to the occasion]]>/clubworldcup/news/y=2014/m=12/news=naim-we-can-rise-to-the-occasion-2487280.htmlLooking to sparkle at the FIFA Club World Cup, Moghreb Tetouan striker Zouhair Naim speaks with FIFA.com about his journey to Moroccan top flight football and fulfilling his long-cherished dream. 

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Tue, 02 Dec 2014 17:03:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA Club World Cup Morocco 2014
<![CDATA[El Amri dreaming of Madrid meeting]]>/clubworldcup/news/y=2014/m=11/news=el-amri-dreaming-of-madrid-meeting-2480204.htmlThu, 27 Nov 2014 17:21:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA Club World Cup Morocco 2014<![CDATA[GoalControl-4D to feature at FIFA Club World Cup in Morocco]]>/clubworldcup/news/y=2014/m=11/news=goalcontrol-4d-to-feature-at-fifa-club-world-cup-in-morocco-2478438.htmlMon, 24 Nov 2014 09:39:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA Club World Cup Morocco 2014<![CDATA[Animal instincts set to light up Morocco]]>/clubworldcup/news/y=2014/m=11/news=animal-instincts-set-to-light-up-morocco-2477436.htmlThe opening kick-off of the FIFA Club World Cup 2014 is just around the corner. The following trailer takes inspiration from the animal kingdom to encapsulate the excitement from the tournament's history and anticipate what lies ahead. 

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Fri, 21 Nov 2014 16:03:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA Club World Cup Morocco 2014
<![CDATA[Anticipation building in Morocco]]>http://www.fifa.com/newscentre/features/news/newsid=2477023/index.html?cid=rssfeed&att=Thu, 20 Nov 2014 11:25:00 GMTArea=News CentreSection=Video of the WeekKind=News<![CDATA[Happy Birthday to you!]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=FIFA.com's weekly birthday round-up, we look ahead to two German icons celebrating, as well as a Portuguese and a Moroccan who made waves in Italy.]]>Sun, 09 Nov 2014 08:48:00 GMTArea=News CentreSection=BirthdaysKind=News<![CDATA[Bauza: The Club World Cup is the pinnacle ]]>/clubworldcup/news/y=2014/m=10/news=bauza-the-club-world-cup-is-the-pinnacle-2462750.htmlBrought in by San Lorenzo to win the Copa Libertadores, Edgardo Bauza did just that. Now preparing his side for the upcoming FIFA Club World Cup, he spoke to FIFA.com.

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Tue, 28 Oct 2014 13:48:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA Club World Cup Morocco 2014
<![CDATA[The Week in Quotes]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Sat, 25 Oct 2014 08:35:00 GMTArea=News CentreSection=Week in QuotesKind=News<![CDATA[Tickets go on sale for the FIFA Club World Cup]]>/clubworldcup/news/y=2014/m=10/news=tickets-go-on-sale-for-the-fifa-club-world-cup-2459720.htmlTue, 21 Oct 2014 16:17:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=TicketingKind=ReleaseTournament=FIFA Club World Cup Morocco 2014<![CDATA[FIFA Club World Cup Welcome Tour to kick off in Buenos Aires]]>/clubworldcup/news/y=2014/m=10/news=fifa-club-world-cup-welcome-tour-to-kick-off-in-buenos-aires-2458201.htmlFri, 17 Oct 2014 14:16:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=ReleaseTournament=FIFA Club World Cup Morocco 2014<![CDATA[Memorable night brings Morocco 2014 into focus]]>/clubworldcup/news/y=2014/m=10/news=memorable-night-brings-morocco-2014-into-focus-2455996.htmlAll eyes were on Marrakech on Saturday, as the official draw for the FIFA Club World Cup Morocco 2014 took place in the renowned La Mamounia hotel.

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Sun, 12 Oct 2014 08:53:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA Club World Cup Morocco 2014
<![CDATA[Path set for Morocco 2014 finalists]]>/clubworldcup/news/y=2014/m=10/news=path-set-for-finalists-2455482.htmlThe quarter-final line-up for the FIFA Club World Cup Morocco 2014 was determined after the official draw took place in Marrakech. 

 
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Sat, 11 Oct 2014 20:22:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA Club World Cup Morocco 2014
<![CDATA[Relive the FIFA Club World Cup official draw]]>/clubworldcup/news/y=2014/m=10/news=follow-the-fifa-club-world-cup-official-draw-2455350.html

On Saturday 11 October, FIFA Club World Cup Morocco 2014 participants learned who they will face at the intercontinental showdown at the end of the year and you can relive the official draw right here on FIFA.com.

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Sat, 11 Oct 2014 11:31:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA Club World Cup Morocco 2014
<![CDATA[Club delegations set for Morocco 2014 draw]]>/clubworldcup/news/y=2014/m=10/news=club-delegations-to-attend-morocco-2014-draw-2454906.htmlFri, 10 Oct 2014 10:39:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA Club World Cup Morocco 2014<![CDATA[The Week in Quotes]]>http://www.fifa.com/newscentre/features/news/newsid=2439348/index.html?cid=rssfeed&att=Sat, 13 Sep 2014 10:21:00 GMTArea=News CentreSection=Week in QuotesKind=News<![CDATA[Hamdallah: We can be kings of Africa]]>http://www.fifa.com/world-match-centre/nationalleagues/nationalleague=china-pr-chinese-super-league-2000000087/news/newsid/243/639/9/index.html?cid=rssfeed&att=Moroccan hotshot forward Abderrazak Hamdallah spoke exclusively to FIFA.com about his success with Chinese outfit Guangzhou R&F, continuing his globetrotting goalscoring feats and his hopes for the CAF Africa Cup of Nations.

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Fri, 05 Sep 2014 09:12:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=Chinese Super League 2014
<![CDATA[Africa qualifiers set to gather momentum]]>http://www.fifa.com/world-match-centre/news/newsid/243/598/7/index.html?cid=rssfeed&att=Thu, 04 Sep 2014 06:00:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=National TeamsKind=NewsTournament=Africa Cup of Nations 2015<![CDATA[Assaidi re-joins Stoke on loan]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Mon, 01 Sep 2014 22:49:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=Barclays Premier League 2014/2015<![CDATA[Benatia signs for Bayern]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Bayern Munich have completed the signing of Moroccan international Medhi Benatia on a five-year deal from Roma, and the centre-back will look to help fill Pep Guardiola's defensive needs after Javi Martinez went down with torn cruciate knee ligaments.

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Wed, 27 Aug 2014 19:41:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=Bundesliga 2014/2015
<![CDATA[Happy Birthday to you!]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=​FIFA.com​ previews the week's upcoming birthdays, including two German FIFA World Cup winners from two different generations, a Costa Rican legend and a former Morocco midfielder all celebrating.]]>Sun, 27 Jul 2014 08:02:00 GMTArea=News CentreSection=BirthdaysKind=News<![CDATA[Chamakh signs new Palace contract]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Fri, 11 Jul 2014 09:21:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=Barclays Premier League 2013/2014<![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[Happy Birthday to you!]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=

In our regular Sunday feature, ​FIFA.com​ previews the week's upcoming birthdays with a Brazilian futsal legend, Real Madrid's clever coach, a Japanese superstar and a Chinese veteran of the FIFA Women’s World Cup USA 1995 all celebrating.

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Sun, 08 Jun 2014 10:10:00 GMTArea=News CentreSection=BirthdaysKind=News
<![CDATA[Benatia unhappy with Roma salary]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Wed, 28 May 2014 11:42:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=Serie A TIM 2013/2014<![CDATA[Moghreb Tetouan qualify for Club World Cup]]>/clubworldcup/news/y=2014/m=5/news=moghreb-tetouan-champion-and-qualified-for-cwc-2014-2344051-2344052.htmlMoghred Tetouan beat Renaissance Sportive de Berkan 2-1 on Sunday to win the Moroccan league (Botola Pro) title for the second time in the club's history and in doing so qualified for the FIFA Club World Cup Morocco 2014 as the Host Club.

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Sun, 25 May 2014 23:53:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA Club World Cup Morocco 2014
<![CDATA[58 days to go]]>/worldcup/news/y=2014/m=4/news=58-days-to-go-2319087.htmlFIFA.com is counting down to the FIFA World Cup with a corresponding trivia fact on every one of the final 100 days. Here we shine the focus on a Frenchman who set a scoring record in ’58.]]>Tue, 15 Apr 2014 06:42:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=100 days to goTournament=2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil ™<![CDATA[Happy Birthday to you!]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=We preview the upcoming footballing birthdays in our regular Sunday feature with a Brazilian midfielder, a speedy English winger, a Moroccan defender and a sturdy Argentinian stopper all celebrating this week.

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Sun, 13 Apr 2014 09:03:00 GMTArea=News CentreSection=BirthdaysKind=News
<![CDATA[Ex-Co backs FIFA’s work to help improve working conditions in Qatar]]>http://www.fifa.com/aboutfifa/organisation/bodies/news/newsid=2301310/index.html?cid=rssfeed&att=Fri, 21 Mar 2014 15:22:00 GMTArea=OrganisationSection=BodiesKind=Release<![CDATA[86 days to go ]]>/worldcup/news/y=2014/m=3/news=86-days-to-go-2298488.htmlFIFA.com is counting down to the 2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil with a corresponding trivia fact on every one of the final 100 days. We continue with a look at Morocco’s trailblazing efforts at Mexico 1986.]]>Tue, 18 Mar 2014 03:49:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=100 days to goTournament=2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil ™<![CDATA[Egyptian giants scrape through]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Although Al Ahly and Zamalek advanced to the next round of Africa's biggest club competition by the slimmest of margins, Nigerian and Ghanaian clubs were among the round's losers.

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Mon, 10 Mar 2014 06:27:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=CAF Champions League 2014
<![CDATA[Raja, Enyimba crash out]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Sun, 09 Mar 2014 12:17:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=CAF Champions League 2014 <![CDATA[Pillars toppled, Chiefs, Raja coast]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Sun, 16 Feb 2014 10:41:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=CAF Champions League 2014