<![CDATA[FIFA.com - News]]>http://www.fifa.com/index.htmlenCopyright ©1994 - 2014 FIFA. All rights reservedSun, 25 Jan 2015 21:21:00 GMTFri, 30 Jan 2015 10:40:59 GMTFIFA.comFIFA.comhttp://www.fifa.com/imgml/rssheader.gif http://www.fifa.com/index.html13928FIFA.com RSS<![CDATA[Mighty Mexico lead New Zealand-bound CONCACAF quartet]]>/u20worldcup/news/y=2015/m=1/news=mighty-mexico-lead-new-zealand-bound-concacaf-quartet-2511414.htmlSun, 25 Jan 2015 21:21:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA U-20 World Cup New Zealand 2015<![CDATA[USA secure final CONCACAF ticket]]>/u20worldcup/news/y=2015/m=1/news=usa-secure-final-concacaf-ticket-2511193.htmlUSA became the fourth and last CONCACAF team to qualify for the FIFA U-20 World Cup New Zealand 2015 when they defeated El Salvador 2-0 at the CONCACAF U-20 Championship play-offs. 

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Sun, 25 Jan 2015 00:02:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA U-20 World Cup New Zealand 2015
<![CDATA[Panama joy as New Zealand ticket secured ]]>/u20worldcup/news/y=2015/m=1/news=panama-joy-as-new-zealand-ticket-secured-2509982.htmlThu, 22 Jan 2015 01:18:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA U-20 World Cup New Zealand 2015<![CDATA[CONCACAF draw lights 2018 touch paper]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Fri, 16 Jan 2015 03:35:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=2018 FIFA World Cup Russia ™<![CDATA[FIFA and CONCACAF introduce club licensing in the CONCACAF region]]>http://www.fifa.com/aboutfifa/organisation/footballgovernance/news/newsid=2507080/index.html?cid=rssfeed&att=Thu, 15 Jan 2015 13:27:00 GMTArea=OrganisationSection=Football GovernanceKind=News<![CDATA[Road to Russia begins in Miami]]>/worldcup/news/y=2015/m=1/news=road-to-russia-begins-in-miami-2506304.htmlCONCACAF is the first into the fray for the FIFA World Cup Russia 2018, with a draw in Miami for the region's early qualifying rounds scheduled for Thursday.

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Wed, 14 Jan 2015 16:48:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=2018 FIFA World Cup Russia ™
<![CDATA[CONCACAF contenders' sights on New Zealand]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=FIFA.com previews the battle regional supremacy at the CONCACAF U-20 Championship in Jamaica, with four precious spots at the FIFA U-20 World Cup New Zealand 2015 up for grabs.]]>Fri, 09 Jan 2015 13:45:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA U-20 World Cup New Zealand 2015<![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[Live Your Goals in October ]]>http://www.fifa.com/aboutfifa/footballdevelopment/women/liveyourgoals/news/newsid=2470353/index.html?cid=rssfeed&att=FIFA.com takes a look at the initiatives in Malta and Moldova.]]>Mon, 03 Nov 2014 15:31:00 GMTArea=Football DevelopmentSection=Live your goalsKind=News<![CDATA[Live Your Goals busy across the globe]]>http://www.fifa.com/aboutfifa/footballdevelopment/women/liveyourgoals/news/newsid=2444526/index.html?cid=rssfeed&att=Mon, 29 Sep 2014 06:09:00 GMTArea=Football DevelopmentSection=Live your goalsKind=News<![CDATA[Panama conference hails best World Cup football ever]]>/worldcup/news/y=2014/m=9/news=panama-conference-hails-best-world-cup-football-ever-2439147.htmlFri, 12 Sep 2014 18:01:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil ™<![CDATA[FIFA starts post-2014 World Cup Conferences in Panama]]>/worldcup/news/y=2014/m=9/news=fifa-starts-post-2014-world-cup-conferences-in-panama-2437250.htmlWed, 10 Sep 2014 12:54:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil ™<![CDATA[Fun in football for inspirational Jorge]]>http://www.fifa.com/newscentre/features/news/newsid=2425085/index.html?cid=rssfeed&att=Thu, 21 Aug 2014 16:30:00 GMTArea=News CentreSection=Video of the WeekKind=News<![CDATA[FIFA TSG publishes World Cup report, conferences to start in Panama]]>/worldcup/news/y=2014/m=8/news=fifa-tsg-publishes-world-cup-report-technical-conferences-to-start-in--2421174.htmlFri, 15 Aug 2014 08:56:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil ™<![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[Patience is a virtue for Panama ]]>/fifa-world-ranking/news/y=2014/m=3/news=patience-virtue-for-panama-2300456.htmlThu, 20 Mar 2014 14:16:00 GMTArea=World RankingSection=Men RankingKind=News<![CDATA[England, Egypt and Panama climb]]>/fifa-world-ranking/news/y=2014/m=3/news=england-egypt-and-panama-climb-2295968.htmlThu, 13 Mar 2014 08:57:00 GMTArea=World RankingSection=Men RankingKind=News<![CDATA[Six of the best on the road to Brazil]]>/worldcup/news/y=2013/m=12/news=six-the-best-the-road-brazil-2237920.htmlFIFA.com takes a look back at some of the more remarkable matches from Brazil 2014 qualifying. ]]>Tue, 03 Dec 2013 09:35:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=Final DrawKind=NewsTournament=2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil ™<![CDATA[USA cruise, Mexico ride the hard road]]>/worldcup/news/y=2013/m=11/news=usa-cruise-mexico-ride-the-hard-road-2227013.htmlWed, 20 Nov 2013 20:59:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=Final DrawKind=NewsTournament=2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil ™<![CDATA[Who's the brightest star at UAE 2013?]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=FIFA.com wants to know who you think is shining brightest at the U-17 finals in UAE. Swede sensation Valmir Berisha's been flying, as have a number of Nigerians and Mexicans - so let the world know your pick.

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Sat, 02 Nov 2013 21:11:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=Have Your SayTournament=FIFA U-17 World Cup UAE 2013
<![CDATA[Goals, stars and triumphs captured on video]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=You can look back on all the action so far at the FIFA U-17 World Cup in UAE or take a walk through history with some video compilations. Whatever you fancy, you can find on FIFA.com.

 

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Thu, 31 Oct 2013 05:16:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA U-17 World Cup UAE 2013
<![CDATA[Moroccans grateful for UAE education]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Captain Nabil Jaadi talked to FIFA.com about the pain of Morocco's exit from the U-17 World Cup at the first knockout hurdle and his desire to learn from the experience.

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Tue, 29 Oct 2013 19:22:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA U-17 World Cup UAE 2013
<![CDATA[Group C: Moroccan flair and Uzbek steel]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=FIFA.com takes a closer look at Group C of the U-17 finals in UAE, where Morocco's fast attacking play and Uzbekistan's defensive scheme saw the two sides through in some style.

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Sat, 26 Oct 2013 10:28:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA U-17 World Cup UAE 2013
<![CDATA[Joy for some, nervous wait for others ]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Morocco, Uzbekistan and Slovakia are through to the Round of 16 at the FIFA U-17 World Cup in UAE, but Russia and Croatia are by no means certain to progress and face a hard wait.

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Thu, 24 Oct 2013 20:53:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA U-17 World Cup UAE 2013
<![CDATA[Moroccans send Panama packing]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Panama took a surprise early lead and added a second goal late, but Morocco were always in control of the game that ended 4-2, sending them through the Round of 16 and the Central Americans home.

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Thu, 24 Oct 2013 18:52:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=Match SummaryTournament=FIFA U-17 World Cup UAE 2013
<![CDATA[Croatia hero Roguljic hungry for more]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=FIFA.com caught up with Austria-based Ante Roguljic, who scored one of the best goals of the UAE 2013 finals against Panama to help get Croatia's campaign back on track.]]>Wed, 23 Oct 2013 14:40:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA U-17 World Cup UAE 2013<![CDATA[Going down to the wire in UAE]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=While the top two qualifying spots have already been taken in Group D of the FIFA U-17 World Cup, there is all to play for in Group C, where the final round of games promises drama aplenty.

 

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Wed, 23 Oct 2013 05:49:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=Match PreviewTournament=FIFA U-17 World Cup UAE 2013
<![CDATA[Trouble for Russia as duo book passage ]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Mon, 21 Oct 2013 20:26:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA U-17 World Cup UAE 2013<![CDATA[Croatia back on track with Panama win]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Mon, 21 Oct 2013 16:03:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=Match SummaryTournament=FIFA U-17 World Cup UAE 2013<![CDATA[Panama out to restore national pride]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Canalero team - coached by his twin brother Julio - being cruelly knocked out of Brazil 2014 qualifying.]]>Sun, 20 Oct 2013 12:11:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA U-17 World Cup UAE 2013<![CDATA[Time for progress and amends]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Groups C and D of the FIFA U-17 World Cup are back in action on Monday with Croatia, Russia and Panama looking to make amends while Japan, Tunisia and Morocco try to keep up the form.  

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Sun, 20 Oct 2013 06:14:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=Match PreviewTournament=FIFA U-17 World Cup UAE 2013
<![CDATA[Day of delight for Africa and Asia]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=FIFA.com wraps up an exciting second day of action at the FIFA U-17 World Cup in UAE, where Morocco and Tunisia made the Maghreb proud while Japan and Uzbekistan gave Asian fans something to shout about. 

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Fri, 18 Oct 2013 18:58:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA U-17 World Cup UAE 2013
<![CDATA[Uzbekistan pick apart Panama]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Uzbekistan broke out of their shell in the second half to score two well-crafted goals, sinking Panama 2-0 in the opening day of Group C action at the U-17 FIFA World Cup UAE 2013.

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Fri, 18 Oct 2013 18:53:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=Match SummaryTournament=FIFA U-17 World Cup UAE 2013
<![CDATA[Tournament fledglings braced for action]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Thu, 17 Oct 2013 09:06:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=Match PreviewTournament=FIFA U-17 World Cup UAE 2013<![CDATA[Goalkeeping school in the spotlight]]>http://www.fifa.com/newscentre/features/news/newsid=2198034/index.html?cid=rssfeed&att=Thu, 17 Oct 2013 08:50:00 GMTArea=News CentreSection=Video of the WeekKind=News<![CDATA[UAE sun rises on young hopefuls ]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=FIFA.com takes a look ahead at what promises to be an enthralling three weeks of football in UAE, where the best teenage players in the world will match their skills and wiles in a hunt of global glory.

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Thu, 17 Oct 2013 04:15:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA U-17 World Cup UAE 2013
<![CDATA[Joy for Honduras as USA rescue Mexico]]>/worldcup/news/y=2013/m=10/news=honduras-usa-save-mexico-devastate-panama-2197001.htmlFIFA.com for a look at a wild final day in the CONCACAF hexagonal.]]>Wed, 16 Oct 2013 05:17:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA WC 2014 Prel. Comp. CONCACAF Zone<![CDATA[Catch tomorrow’s stars on FIFA.com]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=On Thursday the curtain will raise on the eagerly-awaited U-17 World Cup in UAE. FIFA.com will be on hand to offer you comprehensive coverage of all 52 matches, including exclusive interviews, photos, videos and more.

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Wed, 16 Oct 2013 01:15:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA U-17 World Cup UAE 2013
<![CDATA[Chen: Take my advice, don’t forget your studs]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=FIFA.com about his formative experience in the U-17 finals and why he takes his screw-in studs everywhere.]]>Tue, 15 Oct 2013 09:49:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA U-17 World Cup UAE 2013<![CDATA[Who'll win the 2013 U-17 showpiece? ]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Tue, 15 Oct 2013 06:07:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=Have Your SayTournament=FIFA U-17 World Cup UAE 2013<![CDATA[Icons of today stroll down junior lane ]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=FIFA.com caught up with several high-profile graduates from the FIFA U-17 World Cup to discuss their tournament experiences and hear advice for those teenagers to kick of in the United Arab Emirates this week.]]>Tue, 15 Oct 2013 06:06:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA U-17 World Cup UAE 2013<![CDATA[All to play for in tense Hexagonal finale]]>/worldcup/news/y=2013/m=10/news=all-play-for-tense-hexagonal-finale-2195807.htmlMon, 14 Oct 2013 15:58:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA WC 2014 Prel. Comp. CONCACAF Zone<![CDATA[Qualification scenarios explained]]>/worldcup/news/y=2013/m=10/news=qualification-scenarios-explained-2195395.htmlFIFA.com guides you through all the possible outcomes, with automatic and play-off places up for grabs in the race to reach the FIFA World Cup™.]]>Mon, 14 Oct 2013 14:55:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA WC 2014 Prel. Comp.<![CDATA[Globetrotting Yau retains Panama dream]]>/worldcup/news/y=2013/m=10/news=globe-trotting-yau-dreams-panama-breakthrough-2195615.htmlFIFA.com that maiden FIFA World Cup™ qualification would be a dream come true for the entire nation.]]>Mon, 14 Oct 2013 09:23:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA WC 2014 Prel. Comp. CONCACAF Zone<![CDATA[First time in the spotlight]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=FIFA.com takes you through some of the tournament’s world-renowned graduates.]]>Mon, 14 Oct 2013 06:25:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA U-17 World Cup UAE 2013<![CDATA[USA scale summit as Mexico hang on ]]>/worldcup/news/y=2013/m=10/news=usa-scale-summit-mexico-hang-2194834.htmlSat, 12 Oct 2013 05:35:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA WC 2014 Prel. Comp. CONCACAF Zone<![CDATA[More Mexico drama as Hexagonal winds down ]]>/worldcup/news/y=2013/m=10/news=more-mexico-drama-hexagonal-winds-down-2193148.htmlFIFA.com takes a look at this Friday's penultimate contests with special attention paid to Mexico's monumental woes.]]>Thu, 10 Oct 2013 22:07:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA WC 2014 Prel. Comp. CONCACAF Zone<![CDATA[Rough diamonds ready to shine]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=FIFA.com runs the rule over the official squad announcement for the FIFA U-17 World Cup which commences in just seven days.]]>Thu, 10 Oct 2013 11:01:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA U-17 World Cup UAE 2013<![CDATA[Chen: It’s time to think positively]]>/worldcup/news/y=2013/m=10/news=roberto-chen-hay-que-pensar-positivo-2189395.htmlPanama’s young central defender Roberto Chen speaks to FIFA.com about their hopes of toppling Mexico at the Estadio Azteca next week and taking a big step to Brazil 2014.

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Tue, 01 Oct 2013 23:31:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA WC 2014 Prel. Comp. CONCACAF Zone
<![CDATA[Dely Valdes: My kids have initiative]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Ahead of Panama’s appearance at UAE 2013, FIFA.com spoke exclusively to their coach Jorge Dely Valdes about the upturn in the country’s fortunes at youth level.

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Thu, 19 Sep 2013 15:31:39 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA U-17 World Cup UAE 2013