<![CDATA[FIFA.com - News]]>http://www.fifa.com/index.htmlenCopyright ©1994 - 2014 FIFA. All rights reservedMon, 23 Feb 2015 02:59:00 GMTMon, 23 Feb 2015 17:20:05 GMTFIFA.comFIFA.comhttp://www.fifa.com/imgml/rssheader.gif http://www.fifa.com/index.html13928FIFA.com RSS<![CDATA[Tijuana go top, America move second]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Mon, 23 Feb 2015 02:59:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=Liga BBVA Bancomer MX 2015 Clau<![CDATA[Cruz Azul defeated, Chiapas win]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Guadalajara came from behind to beat Cruz Azul 2-1 and inflict the Torneo Clausura leaders' first defeat of the campaign, while Chiapas secured a narrow 1-0 victory over Tigres Monterrey.

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Sun, 22 Feb 2015 07:12:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=Liga BBVA Bancomer MX 2015 Clau
<![CDATA[New Zealand 2015: 100 days to go ]]>/u20worldcup/news/y=2015/m=2/news=new-zealand-2015-100-days-to-go-2525754.htmlThu, 19 Feb 2015 09:31:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA U-20 World Cup New Zealand 2015<![CDATA[Corinthians, Colo Colo, Boca open with wins]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Thu, 19 Feb 2015 04:33:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=Copa Libertadores 2015 <![CDATA[Lights, camera... action!]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att= FIFA.com turns the spotlight on those multi-talented individuals who went on to shine on screen after retiring from professional football.

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Tue, 17 Feb 2015 11:44:00 GMTArea=News CentreSection=Off The BallKind=News
<![CDATA[Gonzalez double earns Santos Laguna draw at Toluca]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Mon, 16 Feb 2015 01:11:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=Liga BBVA Bancomer MX 2015 Clau<![CDATA[Tales from the tattoo parlour ]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=FIFA.com explains the stories behind just some of tattoos worn by the game’s stars.]]>Sun, 15 Feb 2015 09:02:00 GMTArea=News CentreSection=Off The BallKind=News<![CDATA[Chiapas thumped, Atlas beaten]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Sun, 15 Feb 2015 05:19:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=Liga BBVA Bancomer MX 2015 Clau<![CDATA[Love and the beautiful game]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=FIFA.com looks at the profound connection between the beautiful game and matters of the heart across the world.]]>Sat, 14 Feb 2015 13:47:00 GMTArea=News CentreSection=Off The BallKind=News<![CDATA[Wins for Cruz Azul, Tijuana]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Sat, 14 Feb 2015 05:44:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=Liga BBVA Bancomer MX 2015 Clau<![CDATA[Draw sets stage for New Zealand 2015 ]]>/u20worldcup/news/y=2015/m=2/news=draw-sets-stage-for-new-zealand-2015-2522220.htmlTue, 10 Feb 2015 05:19:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA U-20 World Cup New Zealand 2015<![CDATA[Atlas move third, Leon on the move]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Mon, 09 Feb 2015 01:25:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=Liga BBVA Bancomer MX 2015 Clau<![CDATA[Cruz Azul go top, Tijuana held]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Cruz Azul moved into top spot in the early Mexican Liga MX Clausura standings on Saturday night after Tijuana were held to a draw by Chiapas, and Tigres Monterrey saw off Puebla 1-0.

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Sun, 08 Feb 2015 05:14:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=Liga BBVA Bancomer MX 2015 Clau
<![CDATA[Veracruz denied late, Club America draw]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Veracruz were denied top spot in the early Mexican Liga MX Clausura standings by a stoppage-time equaliser on Friday night, while Club America also missed the chance to go top as they drew with winless Morelia.

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Sat, 07 Feb 2015 05:46:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=Liga BBVA Bancomer MX 2015 Clau
<![CDATA[Huracan ease past Alianza Lima]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Wed, 04 Feb 2015 04:33:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=Copa Libertadores 2015 <![CDATA[Club America, Chivas grab wins]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Club America and Guadalajara were the only winners across six games in the Mexican Liga MX Clausura on Saturday, with Veracruz and Unam Pumas grabbing late equalisers in their respective matches.

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Sun, 01 Feb 2015 05:23:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=Liga BBVA Bancomer MX 2015 Clau
<![CDATA[Tijuana continue strong start, Queretaro beaten]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Sat, 31 Jan 2015 05:48:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=Liga BBVA Bancomer MX 2015 Clau<![CDATA[The call of the commentator ]]>http://www.fifa.com/newscentre/features/news/newsid=2512697/index.html?cid=rssfeed&att=FIFA.com travels to the Americas and Europe to speak to four leading broadcasters to find out just what makes them tick and listen to their remarkable stories.]]>Fri, 30 Jan 2015 10:11:00 GMTArea=News CentreSection=Off The BallKind=News<![CDATA[Sosa double sinks Toluca]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Mon, 26 Jan 2015 02:29:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=Liga BBVA Bancomer MX 2015 Clau<![CDATA[Mighty Mexico lead New Zealand-bound CONCACAF quartet]]>/u20worldcup/news/y=2015/m=1/news=mighty-mexico-lead-new-zealand-bound-concacaf-quartet-2511414.htmlSun, 25 Jan 2015 21:21:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA U-20 World Cup New Zealand 2015<![CDATA[Happy Birthday to you!]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Our regular Sunday feature takes in a Brazilian FIFA World Cup winner, an Italian World Cup champion and a Russian midfield schemer as we preview the week's footballing birthdays.

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Sun, 25 Jan 2015 09:27:00 GMTArea=News CentreSection=BirthdaysKind=News
<![CDATA[Atlas miss chance, Tijuana down Tigres]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Atlas missed the chance to go clear at the top of the Mexican Liga MX Clausura as they lost 3-1 away to Chiapas, while Tijuana joined both those sides on six points in the embryonic standings with a 2-1 win at Tigres Monterrey.

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Sun, 25 Jan 2015 06:08:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=Liga BBVA Bancomer MX 2015 Clau
<![CDATA[USA secure final CONCACAF ticket]]>/u20worldcup/news/y=2015/m=1/news=usa-secure-final-concacaf-ticket-2511193.htmlUSA became the fourth and last CONCACAF team to qualify for the FIFA U-20 World Cup New Zealand 2015 when they defeated El Salvador 2-0 at the CONCACAF U-20 Championship play-offs. 

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Sun, 25 Jan 2015 00:02:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA U-20 World Cup New Zealand 2015
<![CDATA[Mexico book passage to New Zealand]]>/u20worldcup/news/y=2015/m=1/news=mexico-books-passage-to-new-zealand-2509047.htmlTue, 20 Jan 2015 01:04:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA U-20 World Cup New Zealand 2015<![CDATA[Toluca remain perfect, Guadalajara bounce back]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Mon, 19 Jan 2015 02:34:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=Liga BBVA Bancomer MX 2015 Clau<![CDATA[Fans flock to FIFA Women's World Cup tour]]>/womensworldcup/news/y=2015/m=1/news=fans-flock-to-fifa-women-s-world-cup-tour-2508042.htmlSat, 17 Jan 2015 20:27:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA Women's World Cup Canada 2015<![CDATA[Veracruz stay perfect, Tijuana win]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Veracruz maintained their 100 per cent start to the Mexican Liga MX Clausura season as they eased to a 3-1 win over Puebla at the Estadio Luis de la Fuente, while Club Tijuana secured a 1-0 win over Club America.

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Sat, 17 Jan 2015 06:20:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=Liga BBVA Bancomer MX 2015 Clau
<![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[CONCACAF draw lights 2018 touch paper]]>/worldcup/news/y=2015/m=1/news=concacaf-draw-lights-2018-touch-paper-2507377.htmlThe first qualifying matches for the 2018 FIFA World Cup in the CONCACAF region are now known, with some of the smallest competitors in the confederation set to take the pitch in March.

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Fri, 16 Jan 2015 03:35:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=2018 FIFA World Cup Russia ™
<![CDATA[FIFA and CONCACAF introduce club licensing in the CONCACAF region]]>http://www.fifa.com/aboutfifa/organisation/footballgovernance/news/newsid=2507080/index.html?cid=rssfeed&att=Thu, 15 Jan 2015 13:27:00 GMTArea=OrganisationSection=Football GovernanceKind=News<![CDATA[Road to Russia begins in Miami]]>/worldcup/news/y=2015/m=1/news=road-to-russia-begins-in-miami-2506304.htmlCONCACAF will enter the fray for FIFA World Cup Russia 2018 in March, with a draw in Miami for the region's early qualifying rounds scheduled for Thursday.

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Wed, 14 Jan 2015 16:48:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=2018 FIFA World Cup Russia ™
<![CDATA[Martinez lifts Guadalajara past Monterrey]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Mon, 12 Jan 2015 01:28:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=News<![CDATA[Happy Birthday to You!]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=FIFA.com looks at those footballers celebrating a birthday this week, with a Mexican Olympic gold medal winner, a living legend of French football and an old Algerian star among those turning a year older.]]>Sun, 11 Jan 2015 09:16:00 GMTArea=News CentreSection=BirthdaysKind=News<![CDATA[CONCACAF contenders' sights on New Zealand]]>/u20worldcup/news/y=2015/m=1/news=concacaf-contenders-sights-on-new-zealand-2504176.htmlFIFA.com previews the battle regional supremacy at the CONCACAF U-20 Championship in Jamaica, with four precious spots at the FIFA U-20 World Cup New Zealand 2015 up for grabs.]]>Fri, 09 Jan 2015 13:45:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA U-20 World Cup New Zealand 2015<![CDATA[Pachuca sign Cvitanich from Nice]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Wed, 07 Jan 2015 11:48:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=Liga BBVA Bancomer MX 2015 Clau<![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[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[Vicelich: Bronze is our gold]]>/clubworldcup/news/y=2014/m=12/news=vicelich-bronze-is-our-gold-2495494.htmlFor Auckland City captain Ivan Vicelich, a bronze medal represents a fitting climax to a long career. FIFA.com spoke with the veteran about his delight at the team's showing at Morocco 2014.

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Sun, 21 Dec 2014 00:19:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA Club World Cup Morocco 2014
<![CDATA[Auckland City claim historic bronze]]>/clubworldcup/matches/round=259703/match=300298900/match-report.htmlAuckland City ended their historic FIFA Club World Cup Morocco 2014 campaign by finishing in third place after defeating CONCACAF champions Cruz Azul 4-2 on penalties.

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Sat, 20 Dec 2014 18:35:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=Match SummaryTournament=FIFA Club World Cup Morocco 2014
<![CDATA[Hernandez not set for Real exit]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Fri, 19 Dec 2014 11:16:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=Liga BBVA 2014/2015<![CDATA[Final and Match for Third Place tickets sold out]]>/clubworldcup/news/y=2014/m=12/news=the-fifa-club-world-cup-morocco-2014-presented-by-toyota-final-and-the-2494487.htmlThu, 18 Dec 2014 20:19:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=LOCKind=ReleaseTournament=FIFA Club World Cup Morocco 2014<![CDATA[More than just a consolation prize]]>/clubworldcup/matches/round=259703/match=300298900/preview.htmlThu, 18 Dec 2014 18:52:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=Match PreviewTournament=FIFA Club World Cup Morocco 2014<![CDATA[Morocco hit by Madrid fervour]]>/clubworldcup/news/y=2014/m=12/news=morocco-hit-by-madrid-fervour-2494000.htmlThu, 18 Dec 2014 00:09:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA Club World Cup Morocco 2014<![CDATA[Casillas: This run won't last forever]]>/clubworldcup/news/y=2014/m=12/news=casillas-eyes-another-for-the-history-books-2493656.htmlFIFA.com, Real Madrid and Spain goalkeeper Iker Casillas talks confidence, the semi-final win over Cruz Azul and consecutive wins.]]>Wed, 17 Dec 2014 09:20:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA Club World Cup Morocco 2014<![CDATA[Veterans, victories and early excitement ]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Wed, 17 Dec 2014 07:20:00 GMTArea=News CentreSection=Week in StatsKind=News<![CDATA[USA, Costa Rica, Mexico seeded for 2015 Gold Cup]]>http://www.fifa.com/world-match-centre/news/newsid/249/362/4/index.html?cid=rssfeed&att=Wed, 17 Dec 2014 00:16:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=National TeamsKind=News<![CDATA[Real Madrid cruise into final]]>/clubworldcup/matches/round=259699/match=300298895/match-report.htmlUEFA Champions League winners Real Madrid proved too strong for CONCACAF Champions League holders Cruz Azul when they defeated the Mexican side 4-0 in their FIFA Club World Cup semi-final. 

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Tue, 16 Dec 2014 21:20:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=Match SummaryTournament=FIFA Club World Cup Morocco 2014
<![CDATA[America crowned as Tigres see red]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Mon, 15 Dec 2014 02:31:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=Liga MX 2014 Aper<![CDATA[Excitement building as Real Madrid enter fray]]>/clubworldcup/matches/round=259699/match=300298895/preview.htmlSun, 14 Dec 2014 21:06:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=Match PreviewTournament=FIFA Club World Cup Morocco 2014<![CDATA[Match #4 update for ticket holders]]>/clubworldcup/news/y=2014/m=12/news=match-4-update-for-ticket-holders-2492504.htmlDue to the climate conditions that made the pitch of the Complexe Sportif Prince Moulay Abdellah Rabat unsuitable for hosting the semi-final between Cruz Azul and Real Madrid, the Local Organising Committee, in coordination with FIFA, has provided important information to ticket holders.

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Sun, 14 Dec 2014 18:46:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=ReleaseTournament=FIFA Club World Cup Morocco 2014