<![CDATA[FIFA.com - News]]>http://www.fifa.com/index.htmlenCopyright ©1994 - 2014 FIFA. All rights reservedWed, 01 Oct 2014 11:33:00 GMTWed, 01 Oct 2014 15:04:44 GMTFIFA.comFIFA.comhttp://www.fifa.com/imgml/rssheader.gif http://www.fifa.com/index.html13928FIFA.com RSS<![CDATA[Women’s round-up: September 2014]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=FIFA.com rounds up the main news and events from a month in women's football dominated by qualifying for Canada 2015.]]>Wed, 01 Oct 2014 11:33:00 GMTArea=Football DevelopmentSection=WomenKind=News<![CDATA[PSG stun Barça, Chelsea see off Sporting]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Paris Saint-Germain saw off Barcelona in an enthralling match at the Parc des Princes, while Chelsea edged Sporting Lisbon and Manchester City were held by Roma in their respective UEFA Champions League group games.

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Tue, 30 Sep 2014 22:02:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=UEFA Champions League 2014/2015
<![CDATA[PSG and City steeled for stern examinations]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Tue, 30 Sep 2014 05:09:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=UEFA Champions League 2014/2015<![CDATA[Pressure already on City, Mourinho returns to Lisbon]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Mon, 29 Sep 2014 00:05:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=UEFA Champions League 2014/2015<![CDATA[Five-star Ajax join PSV at summit]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Ajax moved level on points with Eredivisie leaders PSV Eindhoven with a 5-2 win over NAC Breda on a wildly high-scoring day in the Netherlands.

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Sat, 27 Sep 2014 23:23:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=Eredivisie 2014/2015
<![CDATA[Injury blow for Van Ginkel ]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Thu, 25 Sep 2014 09:18:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=Serie A TIM 2014/2015<![CDATA[14 facts about the FIFA Ballon d'Or]]>http://www.fifa.com/ballondor/archive/edition=1999902014/news/newsid=2195659/index.html?cid=rssfeed&att=FIFA.com shines a light on 14 facts relating to football's most prestigious individual prize.]]>Mon, 22 Sep 2014 13:20:00 GMTArea=Ballon d'OrSection=GeneralKind=NewsTournament=FIFA Ballon d'Or 2014<![CDATA[European favourites ease through to finals]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=FIFA.com reviews the European qualifiers for the FIFA Women's World Cup Canada 2015, with Spain and Switzerland qualifying for the first time alongside a host of heavyweights.]]>Fri, 19 Sep 2014 06:59:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA Women's World Cup Canada 2015<![CDATA[Everton return in style as Spurs, Celtic held]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Everton returned to Europe with a 4-1 UEFA Europa League win over Wolfsburg, while Scottish champions Celtic and Tottenham both drew on the road against Salzburg and Partizan respectively.

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Thu, 18 Sep 2014 21:22:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=News
<![CDATA[FIFA TV sweeps top honours at IBC Awards]]>http://www.fifa.com/aboutfifa/organisation/news/newsid=2441518/index.html?cid=rssfeed&att=Thu, 18 Sep 2014 11:17:00 GMTArea=OrganisationSection=TVKind=News<![CDATA[Sweden qualify, play-off participants decided]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=FIFA.com rounds up the last day of European qualifying matches for the FIFA Women’s World Cup 2015, in which Sweden secured the final automatic berth.

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Thu, 18 Sep 2014 11:02:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA Women's World Cup Canada 2015
<![CDATA[Colombia and the Netherlands swap places]]>http://www.fifa.com/worldranking/news/newsid=2440970/index.html?cid=rssfeed&att=Thu, 18 Sep 2014 09:01:00 GMTArea=World RankingSection=Men RankingKind=News<![CDATA[Bayern win late, Roma, Porto dazzle]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Wed, 17 Sep 2014 22:27:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=UEFA Champions League 2014/2015<![CDATA[Sweden seal spot in Canada]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Sweden became the seventh European team to secure a ticket to the FIFA Women's World Cup Canada 2015™ with their 2-0 win over Scotland in the tenth and final day of European qualification on Thursday.

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Wed, 17 Sep 2014 19:32:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA Women's World Cup Canada 2015
<![CDATA[Low: Youth coaches create world champions]]>/worldcup/news/y=2014/m=9/news=low-youth-coaches-create-world-champions-2440913.htmlWed, 17 Sep 2014 11:16:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil ™<![CDATA[Bayern, City take centre stage]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Tue, 16 Sep 2014 10:55:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=UEFA Champions League 2014/2015<![CDATA[Van Basten returns to AZ as assistant]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Tue, 16 Sep 2014 09:18:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=Eredivisie 2014/2015<![CDATA[Big guns take centre stage]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Tue, 16 Sep 2014 00:05:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=UEFA Champions League 2014/2015<![CDATA[European coaches to recap Brazil 2014's technical legacy in Russia ]]>/worldcup/news/y=2014/m=9/news=european-coaches-to-recap-brazil-2014-s-technical-legacy-in-russia-2439876.htmlMon, 15 Sep 2014 14:00:00 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, we preview the week's footballing birthdays with a Japanese star, one half of a famous Dutch brotherly pair and a Uruguayan full-back all celebrating.

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Sun, 14 Sep 2014 09:29:00 GMTArea=News CentreSection=BirthdaysKind=News
<![CDATA[PEC move second, Ajax edge Heracles]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=PEC Zwolle came from behind to beat early Eredivisie leaders PSV Eindhoven 3-1 and move up to second in the table, while Heerenveen won 1-0 at AZ Alkmaar to go third. 

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Sat, 13 Sep 2014 22:12:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=Eredivisie 2014/2015
<![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[Hiddink fumes at Dutch display]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Wed, 10 Sep 2014 10:49:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=National TeamsKind=NewsTournament=UEFA EURO 2016 Prel. Comp.<![CDATA[Iceland take down Turkey, Cyprus shock Bosnia and Herzegovina]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Czech Republic pulled off a surprising 2-1 win over the Netherlands on Tuesday in their opening UEFA EURO 2016 qualifying match, while Iceland took down Turkey 3-0 and Cyprus stunned Bosnia and Herzegovina 2-1.

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Tue, 09 Sep 2014 22:45:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=National TeamsKind=NewsTournament=UEFA EURO 2016 Prel. Comp.
<![CDATA[Czechs leave it late to down Dutch]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=The Czech Republic's Vaclav Pilar grabbed a dramatic late winner against the Netherlands in their opening UEFA EURO 2016 qualifier to seal a surprise 2-1 victory in Prague.

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Tue, 09 Sep 2014 22:29:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=National TeamsKind=NewsTournament=UEFA EURO 2016 Prel. Comp.
<![CDATA[Hiddink to use similar tactics, Iceland confident]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Group A of the UEFA EURO 2016 qualifying campaign is previewed, where Guus Hiddink has said he is prepared to use the Netherlands' successful tactics against Czech Republic, while Iceland are confident ahead of their clash with Turkey

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Mon, 08 Sep 2014 15:16:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=National TeamsKind=NewsTournament=UEFA EURO 2016 Prel. Comp.
<![CDATA[Newcastle's De Jong ruled out for several months]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Siem de Jong is expected to miss several months for Newcastle United after suffering a thigh injury, the English Premier League club confirmed on Friday.

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Fri, 05 Sep 2014 15:34:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=Barclays Premier League 2014/2015
<![CDATA[The Clockwork Oranje's midfield master ]]>http://www.fifa.com/classicfootball/players/player=174796/index.html?cid=rssfeed&att=Fri, 05 Sep 2014 13:24:00 GMTArea=ClassicSection=PlayersKind=News<![CDATA[Conte: This team can go far]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Fri, 05 Sep 2014 09:27:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=National TeamsKind=News<![CDATA[Conte up and running, Ibra makes history]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Azzurri hot-seat, while Spain stumbled again and Belgium look all set for UEFA EURO 2016 qualification. FIFA.com reviews the international friendlies.]]>Thu, 04 Sep 2014 22:07:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=National TeamsKind=News<![CDATA[Van Basten to take a break]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Netherlands legend Marco van Basten is to take a break from coaching AZ Alkmaar due to health concerns, the Dutch Eredivisie club have announced.

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Wed, 03 Sep 2014 13:54:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=Eredivisie 2014/2015
<![CDATA[Chiellini out of Netherlands friendly]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=The Italian Football Federation confirmed that Italy will be without defender Giorgio Chiellini for their friendly against the Netherlands due to a calf injury. 

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Tue, 02 Sep 2014 18:06:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=National TeamsKind=News
<![CDATA[Friendlies to usher in new eras]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Tue, 02 Sep 2014 10:48:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=National TeamsKind=News<![CDATA[Van Ginkel thrilled with San Siro move]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Marco van Ginkel, who signed a season-long loan deal with AC Milan from Chelsea, has said he is delighted to be at the San Siro and is looking forward to a productive season ahead, while the Rossoneri have also signed Giacomo Bonaventura until 2019.

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Mon, 01 Sep 2014 21:37:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=Serie A TIM 2014/2015
<![CDATA[Arsenal's Miyaichi joins FC Twente on loan]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Ryo Miyaichi has joined Twente FC on loan from Arsenal for the remainder of the 2014/15 season, sending the Japan midfielder to the Netherlands after having only made six appearances for the Gunners since joining the London club in January 2011.

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Mon, 01 Sep 2014 20:32:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=Eredivisie 2014/2015
<![CDATA[United confirm deal for Dutch star Blind]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Netherlands star Daley Blind has signed a four-year deal with Manchester United from Ajax, linking the defensive midfielder once again with manager Louis van Gaal.

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Mon, 01 Sep 2014 20:07:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=Barclays Premier League 2014/2015
<![CDATA[Vermeer makes Feyernoord switch]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Mon, 01 Sep 2014 13:52:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=Eredivisie 2014/2015<![CDATA[Van Ginkel's delight at Milan move]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Mon, 01 Sep 2014 11:00:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=Serie A TIM 2013/2014<![CDATA[PSV power on, Ajax fall to Groningen]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Sun, 31 Aug 2014 18:10:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=Eredivisie 2014/2015<![CDATA[Liverpool draw champions, City face Bayern]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Liverpool's return to Europe's elite competition was marked by drawing holders Real Madrid, while Arsenal, Manchester City and Chelsea all drew familiar foes in the 2014/15 UEFA Champions League draw. 

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Thu, 28 Aug 2014 17:24:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=UEFA Champions League 2014/2015
<![CDATA[Passes flow as records fall]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=FIFA.com’s latest stats review, along with Karim Bellarabi and Bradley Wright-Phillips making history.]]>Wed, 27 Aug 2014 13:02:00 GMTArea=News CentreSection=Week in StatsKind=News<![CDATA[Lionesses roar, USA find goalscoring form]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=FIFA.com wraps up this week’s women’s international action led by England winning through to Canada 2015 amid a host of qualifiers in Europe, while world No1 USA eased to yet another win on home soil.]]>Fri, 22 Aug 2014 08:23:00 GMTArea=Football DevelopmentSection=WomenKind=News<![CDATA[Spurs win in Cyprus, Hull beaten]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Tottenham Hotspur closed in on a place in the group stage of the UEFA Europa League after coming from behind to win 2-1 away to AEL Limassol in Cyprus in their play-off first leg, while Hull City lost 1-0 away to Lokeren.

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Thu, 21 Aug 2014 20:54:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=News
<![CDATA[QPR sign Fer from Norwich]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Queens Park Rangers have confirmed the signing of Dutch international Leroy Fer from Norwich City on a three-year deal on Wednesday, bringing the midfielder back to the English Premier League after the Canaries were relegated last season.

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Wed, 20 Aug 2014 17:36:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=Barclays Premier League 2014/2015
<![CDATA[Chelsea loan McEachran to Vitesse]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Chelsea have loaned Josh McEachran out to Netherlands outfit Vitesse Arnhem for the season, making the 21-year-old the 14th players at Stamford Bridge to go on loan this campaign.

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Mon, 18 Aug 2014 16:14:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=Barclays Premier League 2014/2015
<![CDATA[Neuer, Robben, Ronaldo up for UEFA award]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=FIFA World Cup-winning goalkeeper Manuel Neuer, Netherlands winger Arjen Robben and Real Madrid and Portugal star Cristiano Ronaldo are the three contenders to win UEFA's Best Player in Europe Award for 2013/14.

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Thu, 14 Aug 2014 14:47:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=News
<![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[Happy Birthday to you!]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=In this week's round-up of footballing birthday celebrations, we feature three French stars, an Italian and Ecuadorian 2014 FIFA World Cup star, a Nerazzurri legend and a Hunter.

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Sun, 10 Aug 2014 08:45:00 GMTArea=News CentreSection=BirthdaysKind=News
<![CDATA[Stekelenburg joins Monaco on loan]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Dutch goalkeeper Maarten Stekelenburg has joined Ligue 1 side Monaco on a season-long loan from Fulham.

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Sat, 09 Aug 2014 19:11:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=Ligue 1 2014/2015
<![CDATA[Lyon, Hull advance, Aberdeen out]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Thu, 07 Aug 2014 20:55:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=News