<![CDATA[FIFA.com - News]]>http://www.fifa.com/index.htmlenCopyright ©1994 - 2015 FIFA. All rights reservedMon, 29 Jan 2018 01:58:00 GMTTue, 20 Feb 2018 09:43:37 GMTFIFA.comFIFA.comhttp://www.fifa.com/imgml/rssheader.gif http://www.fifa.com/index.html13928FIFA.com RSS<![CDATA[Mexico prevail in strengthened CONCACAF region ]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Mexico were crowned CONCACAF champions for the first time in their history as they led the region's trio heading to the FIFA U-20 Women's World Cup France 2018, joined by runners-up USA and third-placed Haiti.

 
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Mon, 29 Jan 2018 01:58:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA U-20 Women's World Cup France 2018
<![CDATA[Mexico, USA book tickets to France 2018]]>/u20womensworldcup/news/y=2018/m=1/news=usa-edge-haiti-on-penalties-to-book-france-2018-ticket-2927071.htmlAfter a thrilling day of penalty shoot-out drama, Mexico and USA advanced to the CONCACAF Women's U-20 Championship 2018 final and booked their tickets to the FIFA U-20 Women's World Cup France 2018.

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Fri, 26 Jan 2018 21:58:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA U-20 Women's World Cup France 2018
<![CDATA[The Week in Numbers]]>/news/y=2018/m=1/news=the-week-in-numbers-2926987.htmlFIFA.com's The Week in Numbers, while a long wait ends in Rotterdam and Madrid.]]>Fri, 26 Jan 2018 05:04:00 GMTArea=News CentreSection=Week in StatsKind=News<![CDATA[CONCACAF's best battle for France 2018 berths ]]>/u20womensworldcup/news/y=2018/m=1/news=concacaf-s-best-battle-for-france-2018-berths-2926412.htmlTrinidad and Tobago will be the setting for the ninth edition of the 2018 CONCACAF Women’s U-20 Championship, which begins on Thursday, with three places at the FIFA U-20 Women's World Cup up for grabs.

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Wed, 17 Jan 2018 15:29:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA U-20 Women's World Cup France 2018
<![CDATA[The Week in Numbers]]>/news/y=2018/m=1/news=the-week-in-numbers-2926254.htmlFIFA.com's latest weekly stats review.]]>Fri, 12 Jan 2018 08:12:00 GMTArea=News CentreSection=Week in StatsKind=News<![CDATA[Guardado's mixed memories and enduring dream]]>/worldcup/news/y=2018/m=1/news=guardado-s-mixed-memories-and-enduring-dream-2925716.htmlFIFA.com asked Mexico captain Andres Guardado to reminisce on the three FIFA World Cups he has played in and to pick out his abiding memories.]]>Tue, 02 Jan 2018 09:05:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=2018 FIFA World Cup Russia™<![CDATA[Real round off historic year in UAE]]>/clubworldcup/news/y=2017/m=12/news=real-round-off-historic-year-in-uae-2925328.htmlReal Madrid achieved history at UAE 2017, becoming the first team ever to retain the FIFA Club World Cup title. We round up the 14th edition of the tournament.

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Sun, 17 Dec 2017 11:35:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA Club World Cup UAE 2017
<![CDATA[Pachuca's bronze millennium child]]>/clubworldcup/news/y=2017/m=12/news=pachuca-s-bronze-millennium-child-2925270.htmlHaving played a key but cameo role in Pachuca's bronze-medal winning performance, Roberto de la Rosa now has the distinction of being the FIFA Club World Cup's first millennium child to appear and score in the tournament.

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Sat, 16 Dec 2017 21:02:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA Club World Cup UAE 2017
<![CDATA[Pachuca hit four to earn bronze medal]]>/clubworldcup/matches/round=279807/match=300398168/match-report.htmlPachuca secured their best-ever performance at the FIFA Club World Cup after they beat host champions Al Jazira 4-1 to leave UAE 2017 with a bronze medal.

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Sat, 16 Dec 2017 15:52:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=Match SummaryTournament=FIFA Club World Cup UAE 2017
<![CDATA[The Week in Numbers]]>/news/y=2017/m=12/news=the-week-in-numbers-2924816.htmlFIFA.com’s latest stats review.]]>Fri, 15 Dec 2017 07:49:00 GMTArea=News CentreSection=Week in StatsKind=News<![CDATA[Al Jazira, Pachuca in search of bronze goodbye]]>/clubworldcup/matches/round=279807/match=300398168/preview.htmlAfter slender and gut-wrenching defeats in the semi-finals for Al Jazira and Pachuca, one side will leave the FIFA Club World Cup UAE 2017 ending the tournament with a fine souvenir.

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Thu, 14 Dec 2017 11:22:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=Match PreviewTournament=FIFA Club World Cup UAE 2017
<![CDATA[Fresh objectives for battling Tuzos]]>/clubworldcup/news/y=2017/m=12/news=fresh-objectives-for-battling-tuzos-2924608.htmlAfter suffering the gut punch of missing out on a first ever FIFA Club World Cup final for a Mexican side in extra-time, Pachuca are now have to realign their focus as they target third.

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Wed, 13 Dec 2017 12:53:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA Club World Cup UAE 2017
<![CDATA[Everton executes Renato’s masterplan to perfection]]>/clubworldcup/news/y=2017/m=12/news=everton-cumple-con-el-plan-maestro-de-renato-gaucho-2924564-2924565.htmlFIFA.com through the key moments of his side's tense FIFA Club World Cup win over Pachuca.]]>Wed, 13 Dec 2017 00:16:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA Club World Cup UAE 2017<![CDATA[Everton sends Gremio into the final]]>/clubworldcup/matches/round=279803/match=300398164/match-report.htmlTue, 12 Dec 2017 19:33:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=Match SummaryTournament=FIFA Club World Cup UAE 2017<![CDATA[Kannemann: Pachuca is our Club World Cup final]]>/clubworldcup/news/y=2017/m=12/news=kannemann-pachuca-is-our-club-world-cup-final-2923904.htmlFIFA.com sits down with Gremio's central defender Walter Kannemann ahead of the Copa Libertadores champions' clash with Mexico's Pachuca at the FIFA Club World Cup UAE 2017.

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Mon, 11 Dec 2017 15:38:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA Club World Cup UAE 2017
<![CDATA[Place in final at stake for Latin rivals]]>/clubworldcup/matches/round=279803/match=300398164/preview.htmlGremio and Pachuca face off in the first semi-final of the FIFA Club World Cup UAE 2017. The prize for the winners is a place in Saturday’s final in Abu Dhabi.

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Sun, 10 Dec 2017 17:58:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=Match PreviewTournament=FIFA Club World Cup UAE 2017
<![CDATA[Khadrouf eager to avoid further echoes of 2014]]>/clubworldcup/news/y=2017/m=12/news=khadrouf-eager-to-avoid-further-echoes-of-2014-2923771.htmlAfter tasting a familiarly bitter start to his FIFA Club World Cup Abdeladim Khadrouf is intent on finding some redemption with Wydad Casablanca in their play-off for fifth place, having left winless back in 2014.

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Sun, 10 Dec 2017 08:52:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA Club World Cup UAE 2017
<![CDATA[Pachuca patience pays off for Guzman ]]>/clubworldcup/news/y=2017/m=12/news=pachuca-patience-pays-off-for-guzman-2923754.htmlHaving had to wait for a breakthrough against Wydad Casablanca, Victor Guzman's patience and perseverance was enough to clinch Pachuca's semi-final spot in the FIFA Club World Cup UAE 2017.

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Sat, 09 Dec 2017 18:55:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA Club World Cup UAE 2017
<![CDATA[Guzman heads Pachuca into semis]]>/clubworldcup/matches/round=279797/match=300398162/match-report.htmlSat, 09 Dec 2017 15:40:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=Match SummaryTournament=FIFA Club World Cup UAE 2017<![CDATA[Morocco meets Mexico in transatlantic clash]]>/clubworldcup/matches/round=279797/match=300398162/preview.htmlWydad Casablanca take their first steps on the FIFA Club World Cup stage in Abu Dhabi on Saturday, squaring up against a Pachuca side who are set to become CONCACAF's most experienced side in the competition's history.

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Fri, 08 Dec 2017 10:40:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=Match PreviewTournament=FIFA Club World Cup UAE 2017
<![CDATA[Bencharki, El Karti, propelling Wydad towards new goals]]>/clubworldcup/news/y=2017/m=12/news=bencharki-and-el-karti-propelling-wydad-towards-new-goals-2923411.htmlAfter spearheading their run to African glory, Wydad Casablanca's front pair of Achraf Bencharki and Walid El Karti have their sights set on going global with their striking talents at the FIFA Club World Cup UAE 2017.

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Fri, 08 Dec 2017 07:50:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA Club World Cup UAE 2017
<![CDATA[Wydad full of belief as they land in the UAE]]>/clubworldcup/news/y=2017/m=12/news=wydad-full-of-belief-as-they-land-in-the-uae-2922832.htmlCAF Champions League winners Wydad Athletic Club were in high spirits when they arrived in the United Arab Emirates on Thursday morning. 

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Thu, 07 Dec 2017 10:10:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA Club World Cup UAE 2017
<![CDATA[Oscar Perez, Pachuca’s ageless Rabbit]]>/clubworldcup/news/y=2017/m=12/news=oscar-perez-pachuca-s-ageless-rabbit-2923217.htmlA FIFA Club World Cup debutant, Pachuca’s 44-year-old goalkeeper Oscar Perez has the chance to become the oldest player ever to feature in the competition.

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Thu, 07 Dec 2017 09:58:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA Club World Cup UAE 2017
<![CDATA[Pachuca arrive in Abu Dhabi ]]>/clubworldcup/news/y=2017/m=12/news=pachuca-arrive-in-abu-dhabi-2922805.htmlMon, 04 Dec 2017 21:29:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA Club World Cup UAE 2017<![CDATA[Alonso: I had unfinished business]]>/clubworldcup/news/y=2017/m=12/news=alonso-i-had-unfinished-business-2922590.html

After a continental club title narrowly evaded him on three occasions as a player, it has not taken Pachuca boss Diego Alonso long to finally lift an international trophy as a coach. Now he finally heads to the FIFA Club World Cup.

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Sun, 03 Dec 2017 14:50:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA Club World Cup UAE 2017
<![CDATA[Coaching quartet voice Final Draw hopes]]>/worldcup/news/y=2017/m=11/news=coaching-quartet-voice-final-draw-hopes-2922017-2922092.htmlFIFA.com spoke with four coaches ahead of Friday’s Final Draw at the State Kremlin Palace and asked them what they are hoping for from the event.]]>Thu, 30 Nov 2017 16:45:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=2018 FIFA World Cup Russia™<![CDATA[The Week in Numbers]]>/news/y=2017/m=11/news=the-week-in-numbers-2921919.htmlFIFA.com’s latest stats review.]]>Thu, 30 Nov 2017 12:09:00 GMTArea=News CentreSection=Week in StatsKind=News<![CDATA[UAE 2017 squad lists revealed ]]>/clubworldcup/news/y=2017/m=11/news=uae-2017-squad-lists-revealed-2921983.htmlThe 14th edition of the FIFA Club World Cup is just around the corner, and the official squad lists of the seven participating teams in the United Arab Emirates from 6-16 December have been confirmed.

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Thu, 30 Nov 2017 11:44:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA Club World Cup UAE 2017
<![CDATA[Urretaviscaya: I can’t wait for UAE 2017]]>/clubworldcup/news/y=2017/m=11/news=urretaviscaya-i-can-t-wait-for-uae-2017-2921664.htmlA speedy and consistent provider for his strikers, Jonathan Urretaviscaya spoke to FIFA.com about Pachuca’s chances at UAE 2017.

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Tue, 28 Nov 2017 22:00:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA Club World Cup UAE 2017
<![CDATA[Meet the 32 Finalists for Russia 2018]]>/worldcup/news/y=2017/m=11/news=meet-the-32-finalists-for-russia-2018-2921492.htmlLearn all about the 32 teams that will play at the 2018 FIFA World Cup Russia™ by viewing our colourful, interactive guide!

 

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Tue, 28 Nov 2017 14:17:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=2018 FIFA World Cup Russia™
<![CDATA[Ammouta: We can beat Pachuca]]>/clubworldcup/news/y=2017/m=11/news=ammouta-we-can-beat-pachuca-2921076.htmlWydad Casablanca head coach Lhoussaine Ammouta speaks with FIFA.com after his team's CAF Champions League triumph and explains how much his team are looking forward to competing in the FIFA Club World Cup UAE 2017.

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Thu, 23 Nov 2017 17:32:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA Club World Cup UAE 2017
<![CDATA[The Week in Numbers]]>/news/y=2017/m=11/news=the-week-in-numbers-2920204.htmlFIFA.com’s latest stats review.]]>Fri, 17 Nov 2017 07:27:00 GMTArea=News CentreSection=Week in StatsKind=News<![CDATA[The Qualifiers in Numbers]]>/worldcup/news/y=2017/m=11/news=the-qualifiers-in-numbers-2920457.htmlThe road to the 2018 FIFA World Cup Russia™ has been long and winding, the longest in history in fact. FIFA.com brings you some of the recently completed qualifying competition’s most notable statistics.

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Thu, 16 Nov 2017 10:25:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=2018 FIFA World Cup Russia™
<![CDATA[A bond born from football comes full circle after three decades]]>/worldcup/news/y=2017/m=10/news=a-bond-born-from-football-comes-full-circle-after-three-decades-2917366.htmlAt the 1986 FIFA World Cup in Mexico, Roberto ‘Beto’ Granados missed the hosts' second-round match to attend the birth of his son. Over 30 years on, that same son nominated him to attend the Opening Match at Russia 2018 with FIFA's 'Bring Someone Special' campaign.

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Wed, 01 Nov 2017 08:54:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=2018 FIFA World Cup Russia™
<![CDATA[England make history as football takes over India]]>/u17worldcup/news/y=2017/m=10/news=england-make-history-as-football-takes-over-india-2918205.htmlRecords, goals and a new name on the trophy: just three things to come out of an incredible few weeks of action at the FIFA U-17 World Cup India 2017. We wrap up the tournament that led England's triumph and the sub-continent going football mad.

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Sun, 29 Oct 2017 12:22:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA U-17 World Cup India 2017
<![CDATA[Iran make history as England, Mali and Spain advance]]>/u17worldcup/news/y=2017/m=10/news=iran-make-history-as-england-mali-and-spain-advance-2915669.htmlTue, 17 Oct 2017 20:41:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA U-17 World Cup India 2017<![CDATA[Iran hold off Mexico to make last eight]]>/u17worldcup/matches/round=275929/match=300394743/match-report.htmlTue, 17 Oct 2017 14:26:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=Match SummaryTournament=FIFA U-17 World Cup India 2017<![CDATA[Group stage full of historic moments]]>/u17worldcup/news/y=2017/m=10/news=group-stage-full-of-historic-moments-2914795.htmlSun, 15 Oct 2017 12:33:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA U-17 World Cup India 2017<![CDATA[Final five make last 16, New Caledonia celebrate draw]]>/u17worldcup/news/y=2017/m=10/news=final-five-make-last-16-new-caledonia-celebrate-draw-2914740.htmlSat, 14 Oct 2017 18:07:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA U-17 World Cup India 2017<![CDATA[Mexico advance after goalless draw ]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Sat, 14 Oct 2017 17:25:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=Match SummaryTournament=FIFA U-17 World Cup India 2017<![CDATA[2018 FIFA World Cup Russia™: 3,496,204 tickets requested as the first sales period concludes]]>/worldcup/news/y=2017/m=10/news=2018-fifa-world-cup-russiatm-3-496-204-tickets-requested-as-the-first--2913903.htmlThu, 12 Oct 2017 13:30:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=TicketingKind=ReleaseTournament=2018 FIFA World Cup Russia™<![CDATA[Ethics workshops combine fun, education for U-17s]]>/u17worldcup/news/y=2017/m=10/news=ethics-workshops-combine-fun-education-for-u-17s-2913264.htmlThu, 12 Oct 2017 08:23:00 GMTArea=OrganisationSection=AdministrationKind=NewsTournament=FIFA U-17 World Cup India 2017<![CDATA[Torres and Mexico in search of their spark]]>/u17worldcup/news/y=2017/m=10/news=torres-and-mexico-in-search-of-their-spark-2913627.htmlWed, 11 Oct 2017 22:25:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA U-17 World Cup India 2017<![CDATA[Two more teams advance, new landmarks set]]>/u17worldcup/news/y=2017/m=10/news=two-more-teams-advance-new-landmarks-set-2913664.htmlWed, 11 Oct 2017 19:08:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA U-17 World Cup India 2017<![CDATA[England outlast Mexico in heavyweight thriller]]>/u17worldcup/matches/round=275931/match=300394733/match-report.htmlWed, 11 Oct 2017 14:37:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=Match SummaryTournament=FIFA U-17 World Cup India 2017<![CDATA[2018 FIFA World Cup Tickets: first sales period to conclude on 12 October, 2 million tickets requested so far]]>/worldcup/news/y=2017/m=10/news=2018-fifa-world-cup-tickets-first-sales-period-to-conclude-on-12-octob-2913511.htmlWed, 11 Oct 2017 14:12:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=TicketingKind=ReleaseTournament=2018 FIFA World Cup Russia™<![CDATA[Last-gasp drama provides joy for Panama, pain for USA]]>/worldcup/news/y=2017/m=10/news=last-gasp-drama-provides-joy-for-panama-pain-for-usa-2913287.htmlWed, 11 Oct 2017 09:04:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=2018 FIFA World Cup Russia™<![CDATA[Final-day drama leaves Panama smiling, USA despairing]]>/worldcup/news/y=2017/m=10/news=final-day-drama-leaves-panama-smiling-2913249.htmlWed, 11 Oct 2017 05:12:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=2018 FIFA World Cup Russia™<![CDATA[Hudson-Odoi: 14 reasons why you should get to know England's number 14]]>/u17worldcup/news/y=2017/m=10/news=hudson-odoi-14-reasons-why-you-should-get-to-know-england-s-number-14-2912874.htmlTue, 10 Oct 2017 08:50:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA U-17 World Cup India 2017<![CDATA[Intriguing finale awaits CONCACAF story]]>/worldcup/news/y=2017/m=10/news=concacaf-story-set-for-intriguing-finale-2912333.htmlAfter over two years of qualifying in the CONCACAF region for 2018 FIFA World Cup Russia, the final questions will be answered on the very final day, with USA, Panama and Honduras all in the hunt for the last automatic ticket.

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Mon, 09 Oct 2017 16:27:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=2018 FIFA World Cup Russia™