<![CDATA[FIFA.com - News]]>http://www.fifa.com/index.htmlenCopyright ©1994 - 2014 FIFA. All rights reservedWed, 17 Dec 2014 09:20:00 GMTWed, 17 Dec 2014 09:24:29 GMTFIFA.comFIFA.comhttp://www.fifa.com/imgml/rssheader.gif http://www.fifa.com/index.html13928FIFA.com RSS<![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]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Due 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
<![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[Pavone, Cruz Azul's lucky charm]]>/clubworldcup/news/y=2014/m=12/news=pavone-cruz-azul-s-lucky-charm-2492244.htmlFIFA.com spoke to Cruz Azul's Argentinian striker Mariano Pavone, who went from villain to hero in his side's dramatic quarter-final victory against Western Sydney Wanderers at Morocco 2014.]]>Sun, 14 Dec 2014 09:57:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA Club World Cup Morocco 2014<![CDATA[Cruz Azul defeat nine-man Wanderers in extra-time]]>/clubworldcup/matches/round=259693/match=300298893/match-report.htmlCruz Azul needed 120 minutes to see off a nine-man Western Sydney Wanderers 3-1 in their wet and wild FIFA Club World Cup quarter-final in Rabat to set up a semi-final showdown with Real Madrid.

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Sat, 13 Dec 2014 22:01:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=Match SummaryTournament=FIFA Club World Cup Morocco 2014
<![CDATA[Football’s greatest excuses]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att= through to Jose MourinhoFIFA.com looked at the best excuses from when some of football’s most recognisable names gave bizarre reasons as to why things did not go to plan.]]>Fri, 12 Dec 2014 10:52:00 GMTArea=News CentreSection=Off The BallKind=News<![CDATA[Captain Torrado, a man on a world mission]]>/clubworldcup/news/y=2014/m=12/news=captain-torrado-a-man-on-a-world-mission-2491398.htmlFri, 12 Dec 2014 10:47:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA Club World Cup Morocco 2014<![CDATA[Two struggling champions vie to take on Madrid]]>/clubworldcup/matches/round=259693/match=300298893/preview.htmlFri, 12 Dec 2014 09:33:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=Match PreviewTournament=FIFA Club World Cup Morocco 2014<![CDATA[Tigres edge first leg of final]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Fri, 12 Dec 2014 04:38:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=Liga MX 2014 Aper<![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[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[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[Tigres, America win through to decider]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Mon, 08 Dec 2014 02:31:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=Liga MX 2014 Aper<![CDATA[Group F: England eye revenge, Latin Americans seek progress]]>/womensworldcup/news/y=2014/m=12/news=group-f-england-eye-revenge-latin-americans-seek-progress-2489072.htmlSemi-finalists at Germany 2011, France are considered to be one of the potential winners of Canada 2015, but they will face tough opposition from the start when they take on England, Colombia, and Mexico. 

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Sun, 07 Dec 2014 18:25:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=Group AnalysisTournament=FIFA Women's World Cup Canada 2015
<![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[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[Happy Birthday to you!]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Sun, 07 Dec 2014 08:31:00 GMTArea=News CentreSection=BirthdaysKind=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[Club America put one foot in Apertura final]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Fri, 05 Dec 2014 07:01:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=Liga MX 2014 Aper<![CDATA[Reliving ten special moments in qualifiers]]>/womensworldcup/news/y=2014/m=12/news=reliving-ten-special-moments-in-qualifiers-2487943.htmlThe final berths for the FIFA Women's World Cup Canada 2015 have been filled, and before Saturday's Final Draw, FIFA.com brings you ten standout moments on the road to Canada.

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Thu, 04 Dec 2014 21:34:00 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[Path to Canada in numbers]]>/womensworldcup/news/y=2014/m=12/news=path-to-canada-in-numbers-2487908.htmlFIFA.com reviews some of the remarkable milestones and records set throughout the qualifying journey.]]>Thu, 04 Dec 2014 18:30:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA Women's World Cup Canada 2015<![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[Cruz duo trust in Tena]]>/clubworldcup/news/y=2014/m=11/news=cruz-duo-trust-in-tena-2485779.htmlIt has been a tough few months for Cruz Azul since winning the CONCACAF Champions League, but after Olympic success in 2012, Jesus Corona and Marco Fabian tell FIFA.com anything is possible at Morocco 2014.

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Mon, 01 Dec 2014 13:34:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA Club World Cup Morocco 2014
<![CDATA[Monterrey, Toluca win through]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Mon, 01 Dec 2014 05:29:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=1a División 2014 Clau<![CDATA[America and Tigres scrape into semis]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Sun, 30 Nov 2014 04:09:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=Liga MX 2014 Aper<![CDATA[Sanvezzo's scissor-kick shines in Puskás spotlight]]>/ballon-dor/news/y=2014/m=11/news=sanvezzo-s-scissor-kick-shines-in-puskas-spotlight-2479040.htmlWed, 26 Nov 2014 09:17:00 GMTArea=Ballon d'OrSection=Puskas awardKind=NewsTournament=FIFA Ballon d'Or 2014<![CDATA[Gimenez: We can beat anyone on our day]]>/clubworldcup/news/y=2014/m=11/news=gimenez-we-can-beat-anyone-on-our-day-2477384.htmlCruz Azul midfielder Christian Gimenez speaks with FIFA.com ahead of the FIFA Club World Cup Morocco where he will be making his third appearance in the competition.

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Fri, 21 Nov 2014 17:47:00 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[Mexico’s prodigal son returns in style]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=After spending three years in the international wilderness, Carlos Vela made his triumphant return to the Mexican national team this week and he wasted little time scoring twice against the Netherlands.

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Wed, 19 Nov 2014 19:29:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=National TeamsKind=News
<![CDATA[Fabian chips his way into Puskás race]]>/ballon-dor/news/y=2014/m=11/news=fabian-chips-his-way-into-puskas-race-2476718.htmlWed, 19 Nov 2014 10:31:00 GMTArea=Ballon d'OrSection=Puskas awardKind=NewsTournament=FIFA Ballon d'Or 2014<![CDATA[Messi seals comeback, El Tri down Dutch]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=A Premier League-laden Argentina came from behind to beat an experimental Croatia side 2-1 in their friendly at West Ham United's Upton Park, while Mexico defeated Netherlands 3-2 in a re-match of their 2014 World Cup Round of 16 clash.

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Wed, 12 Nov 2014 21:48:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=National TeamsKind=NewsTournament=Friendly
<![CDATA[Peralta holds off Toluca, Tigres draw]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Oribe Peralta's double helped Club America to keep Toluca at arm's length at the top of the Torneo Apertura as they drew 2-2, while Tigres failed to capitalise, managing a goalless draw at Guadalajara.

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Mon, 10 Nov 2014 08:06:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=Liga MX 2014 Aper
<![CDATA[Atlas, Monterrey & Cruz Azul slip up]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Sun, 09 Nov 2014 09:37:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=Liga MX 2014 Aper<![CDATA[Success stories help shape future of women’s football]]>http://www.fifa.com/aboutfifa/footballdevelopment/women/news/newsid=2471093/index.html?cid=rssfeed&att=Fri, 07 Nov 2014 13:33:00 GMTArea=Football DevelopmentSection=WomenKind=News<![CDATA[Toluca halve America lead]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Sun, 02 Nov 2014 09:25:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=Liga MX 2014 Aper<![CDATA[Women’s round-up: October 2014]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=FIFA.com rounds up the action in the world of women's football, with several sides booking their tickets to the FIFA Women's World Cup, Liverpool holding onto their FA Women's Super League title and the FIFA Ballon d'Or shorlists being announced.]]>Sat, 01 Nov 2014 12:17:00 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[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[FIFA Club World Cup fever hits Mexico ]]>/clubworldcup/news/y=2014/m=10/news=fifa-club-world-cup-fever-hits-mexico-2462476.htmlMon, 27 Oct 2014 12:21:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA Club World Cup Morocco 2014