<![CDATA[FIFA.com - News]]>http://www.fifa.com/index.htmlenCopyright ©1994 - 2014 FIFA. All rights reservedThu, 21 Aug 2014 03:45:00 GMTThu, 21 Aug 2014 06:24:36 GMTFIFA.comFIFA.comhttp://www.fifa.com/imgml/rssheader.gif http://www.fifa.com/index.html13928FIFA.com RSS<![CDATA[Namibia philosophical despite tough lessons]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Thu, 21 Aug 2014 03:45:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=Youth Olympic Football Tournaments Nanjing 2014 - Girls<![CDATA[Mexico aim high under legend]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Thu, 21 Aug 2014 03:16:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=Youth Olympic Football Tournaments Nanjing 2014 - Girls<![CDATA[Six-star Barça beat Leon in Suarez debut]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Barcelona were impressive in a 6-0 friendly win over Leon on Monday in a match where Uruguay striker made Luis Suarez made his debut to a massive ovation, while Lionel Messi, Neymar, Munir El Haddadi and Sandro all scored.

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Mon, 18 Aug 2014 21:45:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=News
<![CDATA[Surnovska salvages Slovakian pride]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Martina Surnovska may have left the pitch in tears, but the Slovakian No6 put in a show-stopping performance against Venezuela, scoring twice and coming close to a hat-trick.

 

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Mon, 18 Aug 2014 13:22:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=Youth Olympic Football Tournaments Nanjing 2014 - Girls
<![CDATA[Toluca, Santos climb with wins]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Mon, 18 Aug 2014 06:20:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=Liga MX 2014 Aper<![CDATA[Duo book semi-final tickets]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=

Venezuela and Mexico reached the semi-finals of the Girls’ Youth Olympic Football Tournament Nanjing 2014 on an evening filled with records and historic goals.

 

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Sun, 17 Aug 2014 17:20:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=Youth Olympic Football Tournaments Nanjing 2014 - Girls
<![CDATA[America run continues, Atlas keep chase]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Sun, 17 Aug 2014 09:20:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=Liga MX 2014 Aper<![CDATA[Spectacular opening ceremony in Nanjing]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=

A spectacular and heart-warming opening ceremony marked the official start to the second Summer Youth Olympic Games in Nanjing.

 

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Sat, 16 Aug 2014 16:15:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=Youth Olympic Football Tournaments Nanjing 2014 - Boys
<![CDATA[New pretenders face baptism of fire ]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Sat, 16 Aug 2014 02:56:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=Youth Olympic Football Tournaments Nanjing 2014 - Girls<![CDATA[Leon rally to beat Pumas]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Fri, 15 Aug 2014 07:35:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=Liga MX 2014 Aper<![CDATA[Pride and pain for departing teams]]>/u20womensworldcup/news/y=2014/m=8/news=pride-and-pain-for-departing-teams-2421416.htmlFIFA.com rounds up reaction from the eight teams eliminated from the FIFA U-20 Women's World Cup, finding plenty of coaches ready to accentuate the positive.]]>Thu, 14 Aug 2014 21:33:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA U-20 Women's World Cup Canada 2014<![CDATA[Kurakums look to future]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Thu, 14 Aug 2014 18:35:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=Youth Olympic Football Tournaments Nanjing 2014 - Girls<![CDATA[Tournament kicks off with goalfest ]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Thu, 14 Aug 2014 18:22:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=Youth Olympic Football Tournaments Nanjing 2014 - Girls<![CDATA[Mexico's father-and-son coaching duo]]>/u20womensworldcup/news/y=2014/m=8/news=mexico-s-father-and-son-coaching-duo-2421249.htmlFIFA.com enjoyed a light-hearted chat with Leonardo and Christopher Cuellar, the father-and-son duo who between them manage Mexico's senior and U-20 women's sides.]]>Thu, 14 Aug 2014 13:28:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA U-20 Women's World Cup Canada 2014<![CDATA[France reign supreme, Korea Republic progress]]>/u20womensworldcup/news/y=2014/m=8/news=france-reign-supreme-korea-republic-progress-2421161.htmlIn the final round of group matches at Canada 2014, France won 3-0 against Paraguay to top Group D, while New Zealand, Nigeria and Korea Republic joined them in the knockout stages.

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Thu, 14 Aug 2014 08:04:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA U-20 Women's World Cup Canada 2014
<![CDATA[Korea Republic edge Mexico to advance ]]>/u20womensworldcup/matches/round=267990/match=300251244/match-report.htmlThu, 14 Aug 2014 02:59:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=Match SummaryTournament=FIFA U-20 Women's World Cup Canada 2014<![CDATA[Dutch to host Mexico in World Cup rematch]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Mexico will play the Netherlands in Amsterdam on 12 November in a rematch of their 2014 FIFA World Cup last 16 thriller.

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Wed, 13 Aug 2014 18:04:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=National TeamsKind=News
<![CDATA[Old Nanjing ready for youth extravaganza]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=As the 2nd Youth Olympic Games approaches, Nanjing has thrown open its ancient gates to welcome top young athletes, officials and visitors from around the world. 

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Wed, 13 Aug 2014 09:33:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=Youth Olympic Football Tournaments Nanjing 2014 - Girls
<![CDATA[Ten facts about the Youth Olympic Football Tournaments]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=FIFA.com whets your appetite for the Youth Olympic Football Tournament with ten facts about the upcoming event in Nanjing.]]>Wed, 13 Aug 2014 03:48:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=Youth Olympic Football Tournaments Nanjing 2014 - Boys<![CDATA[Favourites meet minnows in opener]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Tue, 12 Aug 2014 13:33:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=Youth Olympic Football Tournaments Nanjing 2014 - Girls<![CDATA[Young Olympians kick off in Nanjing]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Tue, 12 Aug 2014 13:12:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=Youth Olympic Football Tournaments Nanjing 2014 - Boys<![CDATA[Atlas looking strong]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Mon, 11 Aug 2014 04:46:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=Liga MX 2014 Aper<![CDATA[Leaders stay perfect, late win for Queretaro]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Sun, 10 Aug 2014 05:13:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=Liga MX 2014 Aper<![CDATA[France hit four, Falconets' early flourish]]>/u20womensworldcup/news/y=2014/m=8/news=france-hit-four-falconets-early-flourish-2419133.html

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Sun, 10 Aug 2014 03:07:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA U-20 Women's World Cup Canada 2014
<![CDATA[Honours even for England, Mexico ]]>/u20womensworldcup/matches/round=267990/match=300251247/match-report.htmlSat, 09 Aug 2014 20:02:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=Match SummaryTournament=FIFA U-20 Women's World Cup Canada 2014<![CDATA[Santiago, Mexico’s teenage veteran]]>/u20womensworldcup/news/y=2014/m=8/news=santiago-mexico-s-teenage-veteran-2418132.htmlFri, 08 Aug 2014 17:27:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA U-20 Women's World Cup Canada 2014<![CDATA[Meet the Harrises: A real football family]]>/u20womensworldcup/news/y=2014/m=8/news=meet-the-harrises-a-real-football-family-2418101.htmlFri, 08 Aug 2014 12:57:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA U-20 Women's World Cup Canada 2014<![CDATA[Volunteer reflects on 'amazing' experience]]>/worldcup/news/y=2014/m=8/news=kiana-i-felt-part-of-the-wold-cup-2417702-2418043.htmlFIFA.com, the volunteer worker talked candidly about the “most intense month” of her life.]]>Fri, 08 Aug 2014 10:40:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil ™<![CDATA[France hit five, England still waiting]]>/u20womensworldcup/news/y=2014/m=8/news=france-hit-five-england-still-waiting-2417677.htmlThu, 07 Aug 2014 03:21:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA U-20 Women's World Cup Canada 2014<![CDATA[Opening stalemate for Nigeria, Mexico]]>/u20womensworldcup/matches/round=267990/match=300251264/match-report.htmlThu, 07 Aug 2014 02:13:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=Match SummaryTournament=FIFA U-20 Women's World Cup Canada 2014<![CDATA[Marquez signs for Serie A outfit Verona]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Mexico captain Rafael Marquez is set to continue his career after signing for Serie A side Verona on from two-time defending Mexican champions Leon.

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Mon, 04 Aug 2014 22:07:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=Serie A TIM 2013/2014
<![CDATA[CONCACAF’s best to battle in group stage]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=FIFA.com previews the action by looking at a few of the marquee match-ups and unfamiliar faces taking part in the region’s premier competition.]]>Mon, 04 Aug 2014 21:46:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=CONCACAF Champions League 2014/2015<![CDATA[Mexico stun Brazil in thrilling Azteca final]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=FIFA.com recalls an electrifying conclusion to the FIFA Confederations Cup, with Cuauhtemoc Blanco starring as Mexico upset Brazil in front of 110,000.]]>Mon, 04 Aug 2014 12:10:00 GMTArea=ClassicSection=HistoryKind=News<![CDATA[Club America, Atlas maintain strong starts]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Club America and Atlas kept up their strong starts to the Mexican Torneo Apertura with high-scoring wins against Puebla and Chiapas respectively. 

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Sun, 03 Aug 2014 20:23:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=Liga MX 2014 Aper
<![CDATA[Glory and 2015 in young guns' sights]]>/u20womensworldcup/news/y=2014/m=8/news=glory-and-2015-in-young-guns-sights-2415873.htmlSun, 03 Aug 2014 16:08:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA U-20 Women's World Cup Canada 2014<![CDATA[Happy Birthday to you!]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=FIFA.com presents you with some of the biggest names in football who will be celebrating their birthdays over the coming week, including some stars from the 2014 FIFA World Cup in Brazil.]]>Sun, 03 Aug 2014 09:44:00 GMTArea=News CentreSection=BirthdaysKind=News<![CDATA[Pizarro strike lifts Bayern to win over Chivas]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Fri, 01 Aug 2014 04:19:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=News<![CDATA[Noyola: U-20 World Cup sets the stage]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=FIFA.com speaks with Houston Dash and Mexico midfielder Teresa Noyola about the influence the FIFA U-20 Women's World Cup has had on her career, upcoming Canada 2015 qualifiers and El Tri's recent growth.

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Thu, 31 Jul 2014 12:43:00 GMTArea=Football DevelopmentSection=WomenKind=News
<![CDATA[The ten best goals from Japan 2012]]>http://www.fifa.com/tournaments/archive/u20womensworldcup/japan2012/news/newsid=2409785/index.html?cid=rssfeed&att=With just days to go until the start of the FIFA U-20 Women’s World Cup Canada 2014, we look back to Japan 2012 to bring you the tournament’s ten best goals in our Video of the Week.]]>Thu, 31 Jul 2014 08:11:00 GMTArea=News CentreSection=Video of the WeekKind=NewsTournament=FIFA U-20 Women's World Cup Japan 2012<![CDATA[Leon sit bottom, Jaguares, America win]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Sun, 27 Jul 2014 08:08:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=Liga MX 2014 Aper<![CDATA[Squads announced as kick-off draws nearer]]>/u20womensworldcup/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[Basanta bound for Fiorentina]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Monterrey have confirmed Argentinian international defender Jose Maria Basanta is heading to Italian Serie A side Fiorentina on Thursday, after the club agreed to pay the player's $3.5m buy-out clause to the Mexican outfit.

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Thu, 24 Jul 2014 21:13:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=News
<![CDATA[Japan appoint former Mexico coach Aguirre ]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Thu, 24 Jul 2014 13:58:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=National TeamsKind=News<![CDATA[Sun Wen: Learning is more important than results ]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Wed, 23 Jul 2014 03:02:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=Youth Olympic Football Tournaments Nanjing 2014 - Girls<![CDATA[Guadalajara, Toluca held in openers]]>http://www.fifa.com/world-match-centre/nationalleagues/nationalleague=mexico-1a-division-2000000104/news/newsid/240/691/2/index.html?cid=rssfeed&att=Mon, 21 Jul 2014 06:34:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=Liga MX 2014 Aper<![CDATA[Champions Leon beaten, nine-man Pachuca win]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Sun, 20 Jul 2014 07:18:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=Liga MX 2014 Aper<![CDATA[Germans reign as Brazil thrills the world]]>/worldcup/news/y=2014/m=7/news=germans-reign-as-brazil-thrills-the-world-2404806.htmlFIFA.com reflects on a classic FIFA World Cup, with Brazil 2014 having served up upsets, controversy, thrilling football and outstanding goals before culminating in a landmark Maracana triumph for Germany.]]>Mon, 14 Jul 2014 08:49:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil ™<![CDATA[Santana: Messi looks like a plumber]]>/worldcup/news/y=2014/m=7/news=santana-messi-looks-like-a-plumber-2403961.htmlFIFA.com ahead of his performance at the Brazil 2014 Final on why Germany will be victorious, performing the Maracana and why he admires Lionel Messi.]]>Sat, 12 Jul 2014 23:41:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=VIP interviewTournament=2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil ™<![CDATA[Brazil 2014's 100 club]]>/worldcup/news/y=2014/m=7/news=brazil-2014-s-100-club-2400785.htmlSun, 06 Jul 2014 17:07:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil ™<![CDATA[Injured De Jong out of the World Cup]]>/worldcup/news/y=2014/m=7/news=injured-de-jong-out-of-the-world-cup-2396739.htmlThe Netherlands will be without Nigel de Jong for the rest of the FIFA World Cup™ through injury.

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Tue, 01 Jul 2014 17:25:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil ™