<![CDATA[FIFA.com - News]]>http://www.fifa.com/index.htmlenCopyright ©1994 - 2014 FIFA. All rights reservedSat, 12 Apr 2014 09:01:00 GMTSat, 12 Apr 2014 19:19:56 GMTFIFA.comFIFA.comhttp://www.fifa.com/imgml/rssheader.gif http://www.fifa.com/index.html13928FIFA.com RSS<![CDATA[Germany march on, Matildas triumph]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Another round of thrilling UEFA qualifiers took place ahead of Canada 2015, while Australia caused a stir in beating Brazil 2-1 in a friendly down under. FIFA.com reviews the action.

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Sat, 12 Apr 2014 09:01:00 GMTArea=Football DevelopmentSection=WomenKind=News
<![CDATA[Development seminar a success in Norway]]>http://www.fifa.com/aboutfifa/news/newsid=2317719/index.html?cid=rssfeed&att=Fri, 11 Apr 2014 12:18:00 GMTArea=Football DevelopmentSection=GenericKind=News<![CDATA[Happy Birthday to you!]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=We preview the week's footballing birthdays, with a Portuguese midfield maverick, a Japanese custodian, a Spanish FIFA World Cup winner and a clinical Paraguayan finisher all celebrating this week.

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Sun, 16 Mar 2014 10:18:00 GMTArea=News CentreSection=BirthdaysKind=News
<![CDATA[France, Germany thrive as USA flounder]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Thu, 13 Mar 2014 10:10:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA Women's World Cup Canada 2015<![CDATA[Mjelde: We are strong enough]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Midfielder Maren Mjelde is dreaming of success at Canada 2015, and she and the Norwegian team have already laid the foundations for a fruitful qualifying campaign, as she explained to FIFA.com.

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Tue, 11 Mar 2014 10:36:00 GMTArea=Football DevelopmentSection=WomenKind=News
<![CDATA[Who will advance to the UEFA Champions League quarter-finals?]]>http://www.fifa.com/world-match-centre/uefachampionsleague/news/newsid/228/309/7/index.html?cid=rssfeed&att=FIFA.com wants to know which teams you think will advance to the quarter-finals?]]>Tue, 25 Feb 2014 21:42:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=Have Your SayTournament=UEFA Champions League 2013/2014<![CDATA[Qualifying hots up in Europe, USA march on]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=FIFA.com rounds up the latest from the world of women's football.]]>Fri, 14 Feb 2014 08:47:00 GMTArea=Football DevelopmentSection=WomenKind=News<![CDATA[Old Trafford test awaits baby-faced Bluebird]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=With Cardiff City manager Ole Gunnar Solskjaer set to receive a hero's homecoming when his side visit Manchester United Tuesday, FIFA.com looks at the Norwegian’s start to his spell at the helm for the Bluebirds.

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Mon, 27 Jan 2014 22:40:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=Barclays Premier League 2013/2014
<![CDATA[Cardiff's Solskjaer seals Berget swoop]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Cardiff City manager Ole Gunnar Solskjaer has made his third Norwegian signing after Molde striker Jo Inge Berget completed his move to the Premier League club.

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Fri, 24 Jan 2014 17:40:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=Barclays Premier League 2013/2014
<![CDATA[Cardiff sign Norwegian teenager Daehli]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Cardiff City manager Ole Gunnar Solskjaer announced that he has signed 18-year-old Norwegian midfielder Mats Moller Daehli from his previous club Molde. 

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Sat, 11 Jan 2014 18:36:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=Barclays Premier League 2013/2014
<![CDATA[Solskjaer brings Eikrem to Cardiff]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Wed, 08 Jan 2014 17:27:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=Barclays Premier League 2013/2014<![CDATA[Bradley set for stint in Norway]]>http://www.fifa.com/world-match-centre/nationalleagues/nationalleague=norway-tippeligaen-2000000034/news/newsid/225/668/8/index.html?cid=rssfeed&att=Fri, 03 Jan 2014 10:48:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=Tippeligaen 2013 <![CDATA[Women's football review of 2013]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=2013 was another memorable and lively year for women’s football. FIFA.com looks back over the main happenings and significant developments of the last 12 months.

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Tue, 31 Dec 2013 13:15:00 GMTArea=Football DevelopmentSection=WomenKind=News
<![CDATA[Leaving football behind]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=The question of what to do when you retire is a tough one for most people, particularly for footballers who choose to take their working lives in a very different direction. FIFA.com takes a look at some of them.

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Fri, 29 Nov 2013 15:54:00 GMTArea=News CentreSection=Off The BallKind=News
<![CDATA[Lyon, Lazio amongst qualified sides]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Thu, 28 Nov 2013 23:01:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=News<![CDATA[Pellerud savouring a happy homecoming ]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=FIFA.com about his second spell as Norway's women's coach, 16 years after the first, and explains why he is particularly excited about the prospect of a FIFA Women's World Cup in Canada.]]>Thu, 21 Nov 2013 09:35:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA Women's World Cup Canada 2015<![CDATA[Riise pondering return to Norway]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Mon, 18 Nov 2013 18:14:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=News<![CDATA[Shutouts, silverware and continental kings]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=FIFA.com's latest stats review.]]>Wed, 13 Nov 2013 08:24:00 GMTArea=News CentreSection=Week in StatsKind=News<![CDATA[Spurs, Valencia, Fiorentina all through]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Thu, 07 Nov 2013 22:59:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=News<![CDATA[Title joy for Europe’s boys of summer ]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=FIFA.com reports on Europe's summer leagues, with new champions already crowned in nations such as Sweden, Finland, Estonia and Republic of Ireland.]]>Tue, 29 Oct 2013 12:03:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=News<![CDATA[Spurs sink Sheriff, Swansea held]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Jermaine Defoe scored for Tottenham Hotspur in their 2-0 win over Sheriff Tiraspol, equalling Spurs' European goal scoring record, while Swansea succumbed to a late equaliser from Russian side Kuban Krasnodar to end 1-1.

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Thu, 24 Oct 2013 21:38:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=News
<![CDATA[Bosnians make history, Iceland maintain dream]]>/europe/news/y=2013/m=10/news=bosnians-make-history-iceland-keep-dream-alive-2196919.htmlWed, 16 Oct 2013 02:10:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA WC 2014 Prel. Comp. European Zone<![CDATA[Iceland draw in Oslo, reach play-offs]]>/europe/news/y=2013/m=10/news=iceland-draw-oslo-reach-play-offs-2196260.htmlTue, 15 Oct 2013 21:28:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA WC 2014 Prel. Comp. European Zone<![CDATA[New champions and familiar front-runners]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=FIFA.com summarises the action.]]>Tue, 15 Oct 2013 12:00:00 GMTArea=Football DevelopmentSection=WomenKind=News<![CDATA[Europe poised for last-day drama]]>/europe/news/y=2013/m=10/news=europe-poised-for-last-day-drama-2195655.htmlMon, 14 Oct 2013 09:32:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA WC 2014 Prel. Comp. European Zone<![CDATA[Belgium, Germany and Switzerland join party]]>/europe/news/y=2013/m=10/news=belgium-germany-and-switzerland-join-the-party-2194935.htmlSat, 12 Oct 2013 03:01:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA WC 2014 Prel. Comp. European Zone<![CDATA[Promised land looms for European quartet]]>/europe/news/y=2013/m=10/news=promised-land-looms-for-european-quartet-2193684.htmlBelgium, Germany, Russia and Switzerland could all qualify for Brazil 2014 on Friday as the penultimate round of qualifiers takes place across Europe, with England and Montenegro also battling it out for supremacy at the top of Group H.

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Fri, 11 Oct 2013 09:29:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA WC 2014 Prel. Comp. European Zone
<![CDATA[Lyon held, Spurs, Swans win]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Thu, 03 Oct 2013 21:22:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=News<![CDATA[The Week in Quotes]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Sun, 29 Sep 2013 02:54:01 GMTArea=News CentreSection=Week in QuotesKind=News<![CDATA[Hogmo takes Norway job]]>/europe/news/y=2013/m=9/news=hogmo-takes-norway-job-2182145.htmlDjurgarden coach Per-Mathias Hogmo has replaced Egil Olsen as the new head coach of Norway following their recent 2-0 home loss to Switzerland in FIFA World Cup qualifying. 

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Fri, 27 Sep 2013 18:47:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA WC 2014 Prel. Comp. European Zone
<![CDATA[Swansea stun Valencia, Spurs coast]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Swansea City marked their long-awaited return to Europe with a remarkable 3-0 road victory at Valencia, while Tottenham comfortably beat Tromso in a busy night of UEFA Europa League play.

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Thu, 19 Sep 2013 21:13:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=News
<![CDATA[European giants join the race to Canada ]]>http://www.fifa.com/womensworldcup/news/newsid=2175863/index.html?cid=rssfeed&att=FIFA.com previews the action.]]>Thu, 19 Sep 2013 07:30:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA Women's World Cup Canada 2015<![CDATA[Italy, Netherlands reach promised land]]>/europe/news/y=2013/m=9/news=italy-netherlands-reach-promised-land-2172065.htmlWed, 11 Sep 2013 03:37:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA WC 2014 Prel. Comp. European Zone<![CDATA[European quartet eye early progress]]>/europe/news/y=2013/m=9/news=european-quartet-eye-early-progress-2169692.htmlFIFA.com previews the action.]]>Mon, 09 Sep 2013 10:04:06 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA WC 2014 Prel. Comp. European Zone<![CDATA[Belgium in touching distance, France held]]>/europe/news/y=2013/m=9/news=belgium-within-touching-distance-france-stutter-2169009.htmlSat, 07 Sep 2013 03:40:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA WC 2014 Prel. Comp. European Zone<![CDATA[Norway see off Cyprus to maintain hope]]>/europe/news/y=2013/m=9/news=norway-see-off-cyprus-maintain-hope-2168355.htmlFri, 06 Sep 2013 20:23:13 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA WC 2014 Prel. Comp. European Zone<![CDATA[Decisive duels as end draws near]]>/europe/news/y=2013/m=9/news=decisive-duels-campaign-end-draws-near-2167710.htmlThu, 05 Sep 2013 13:26:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA WC 2014 Prel. Comp. European Zone<![CDATA[The Week in Quotes]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Sat, 31 Aug 2013 16:40:00 GMTArea=News CentreSection=Week in QuotesKind=News<![CDATA[Fenerbahce, Beskitas replaced by APOEL, Tromso]]>http://www.fifa.com/world-match-centre/news/newsid/215/959/5/index.html?cid=rssfeed&att=Fri, 30 Aug 2013 08:45:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=News<![CDATA[The Week in Quotes]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Sat, 24 Aug 2013 09:53:00 GMTArea=News CentreSection=Week in QuotesKind=News<![CDATA[Germany seal Canada 2014 berth ]]>http://www.fifa.com/u20womensworldcup/news/newsid=2156532/index.html?cid=rssfeed&att=Fri, 23 Aug 2013 08:17:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA U-20 Women's World Cup Canada 2014<![CDATA[Brattbakk’s journey from poacher to pilot ]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=FIFA.com, he spends his days flying for his country's top airline.]]>Fri, 23 Aug 2013 07:12:00 GMTArea=ClassicSection=WhereAreTheyNowKind=News<![CDATA[Spurs rout Tbilisi, Swans ease past Ploiesti]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Andros Townsend scored Tottenham's opener while setting up two more goals in Spurs' rout of Dinamo Tbilisi, while Swansea, Real Betis, Esbjerg, Rubin Kazan and Dynamo Kyiv were among the winners in the Europa League play-off first leg matches.

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Thu, 22 Aug 2013 18:01:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=News
<![CDATA[Argentina, Sweden and USA impress]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Wed, 14 Aug 2013 22:16:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=National TeamsKind=News<![CDATA[Women’s leagues get back to business]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Tue, 06 Aug 2013 11:32:00 GMTArea=Football DevelopmentSection=WomenKind=News<![CDATA[Women’s round-up: July 2013 ]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=FIFA.com rounds up the month's main events in women's football, including another European crown for Germany, Asian success for Korea DPR and the race for the play-offs in USA.]]>Wed, 31 Jul 2013 16:25:16 GMTArea=Football DevelopmentSection=WomenKind=News<![CDATA[Jairo, Bobic eye qualifying opponents]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=New Sevilla winger Jairo Samperio and Stuttgart director of sport Fredi Bobic have both said they cannot take thier respective opponents lightly when they enter the UEFA Europa League third qualifying round.

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Wed, 31 Jul 2013 11:17:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=News
<![CDATA[Crowds, cups and continental conquests ]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=FIFA.com's latest stats review.]]>Wed, 31 Jul 2013 08:03:00 GMTArea=News CentreSection=Week in StatsKind=News<![CDATA[Six in a row for Germany]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=FIFA.com takes a look back at the UEFA Women's EURO 2013, with Germany claiming a record sixth consecutive continental championship and supporters flocking from all over Europe to see the action.

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Tue, 30 Jul 2013 12:03:15 GMTArea=Football DevelopmentSection=WomenKind=News
<![CDATA[The confetti queens!]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=FIFA.com delivers you a football-related photo you won’t be able to resist paying a second glance to. This week’s shows Germany celebrating UEFA Women's EURO glory.]]>Mon, 29 Jul 2013 10:25:00 GMTArea=News CentreSection=Super SnapKind=News