<![CDATA[FIFA.com - News]]>http://www.fifa.com/index.htmlenCopyright ©1994 - 2014 FIFA. All rights reservedThu, 28 Aug 2014 17:24:00 GMTThu, 28 Aug 2014 20:05:17 GMTFIFA.comFIFA.comhttp://www.fifa.com/imgml/rssheader.gif http://www.fifa.com/index.html13928FIFA.com RSS<![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[Ruben Neves, Porto’s new golden boy]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Wed, 27 Aug 2014 14:30:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=Liga ZON Sagres 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[Maribor clip Celtic, Zenit cruise]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Maribor shocked Celtic in the return leg of their UEFA Champions League play-off round match-up in Scotland with a 2-1 aggregate victory, sending the Slovenian side into the group stage and the Hoops into the UEFA Europa League.

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Tue, 26 Aug 2014 22:07:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=UEFA Champions League 2014/2015
<![CDATA[Porto sign Gudino on loan]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Porto have signed young Mexico goalkeeper Raul Gudino, who impressed at the FIFA U-17 World Cup UAE 2013 last year, on loan from Chivas de Guadalajara for ten months.

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Tue, 26 Aug 2014 18:04:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=Liga ZON Sagres 2014/2015
<![CDATA[Benfica's Amorim ruled out for six months]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Benfica's Portuguese international midfielder Ruben Amorim is likely to be out of action for up to six months after rupturing knee ligaments during his side's 1-0 win over league rivals Boavista.

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Mon, 25 Aug 2014 18:48:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=Liga ZON Sagres 2014/2015
<![CDATA[Five-star Rio Ave on song]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Mon, 25 Aug 2014 00:23:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=Liga ZON Sagres 2014/2015<![CDATA[Sporting grab first win, Porto pip Pacos]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Sporting Lisbon earned their first victory of the young Portuguese Liga season on Saturday during Nani's on-loan debut, despite the winger missing a penalty, meanwhile Porto edged Pacos Ferreira 1-0.

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Sat, 23 Aug 2014 22:52:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=Liga ZON Sagres 2014/2015
<![CDATA[Girard: European hopes not dead]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Thu, 21 Aug 2014 10:13:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=UEFA Champions League 2014/2015<![CDATA[Porto pip Lille, Zenit win at Liege]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Porto and Zenit St. Petersburg recorded significant 1-0 victories at Lille and Standard Liege, respectively on Wednesday night in the UEFA Champions League play-off round, while Celtic earned a 1-1 draw at Maribor.

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Wed, 20 Aug 2014 22:05:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=UEFA Champions League 2014/2015
<![CDATA[Former winners Spurs, Inter poised for Europa journey]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Wed, 20 Aug 2014 00:15:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=News<![CDATA[Julio Cesar signs for Benfica]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Julio Cesar has signed a two-year deal with Portuguese Liga side Benfica after the Brazil goalkeeper was released by Queens Park Rangers on Tuesday.

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Tue, 19 Aug 2014 20:41:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=Liga ZON Sagres 2014/2015
<![CDATA[United complete Rojo signing, send Nani to Sporting]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Manchester United have confirmed they have signed Argentina centre-back Marcos Rojo on a five-year deal from Sporting Lisbon while also sending Nani to the Portuguese club on a season-long loan.

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Tue, 19 Aug 2014 19:09:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=Barclays Premier League 2014/2015
<![CDATA[Celtic look to seize second Champions League chance]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Tue, 19 Aug 2014 00:01:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=UEFA Champions League 2014/2015<![CDATA[Benitez wary of Athletic challenge]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Mon, 18 Aug 2014 10:43:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=UEFA Champions League 2014/2015<![CDATA[Benfica begin brightly, Braga beat Boavista]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Benfica began their Portuguese Liga title defence with a 2-0 win over Pacos Ferreira on Sunday, while Braga beat Boavista 3-0 and newly-promoted Moreirense took down Nacional 1-0.

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Sun, 17 Aug 2014 21:46:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=Liga ZON Sagres 2014/2015
<![CDATA[Happy Birthday to you!]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Sun, 17 Aug 2014 09:03:00 GMTArea=News CentreSection=BirthdaysKind=News<![CDATA[Sporting settle for point, Guimaraes win]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Sporting Lisbon were forced to settle for a draw in their opening match of the new Liga season after conceding a last-minute equaliser at Academica, while Guimaraes started their campaign with a 3-1 win at Gil Vicente. 

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Sat, 16 Aug 2014 22:41:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=Liga ZON Sagres 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[Anderlecht sign Defour from Porto]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Belgian international midfielder Steven Defour is returning home after joining Anderlecht from Porto, the Portuguese club announced.

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Wed, 13 Aug 2014 15:43:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=Jupiler Pro League 2014/2015
<![CDATA[Goal feats, upsets and a career nadir]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=FIFA.com’s latest stats review along with some stunning surprises in UEFA competitions and two unforgettable minutes for one man in Norway.]]>Wed, 13 Aug 2014 11:35:00 GMTArea=News CentreSection=Week in StatsKind=News<![CDATA[Marcano joins Porto]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Mon, 11 Aug 2014 14:04:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=Liga ZON Sagres 2014/2015<![CDATA[City seal Mangala deal]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Mon, 11 Aug 2014 13:05:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=Barclays Premier League 2014/2015<![CDATA[Arsenal face Besiktas, Porto draw Lille]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Fri, 08 Aug 2014 11:30:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=UEFA Champions League 2014/2015<![CDATA[Valencia win Emirates Cup, Falcao scores]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Valencia won the Emirates Cup after defeating Benfica 3-1, while Arsenal were once again prevented from winning the pre-season tournament as they slipped to a narrow defeat at the hands of Monaco.

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Sun, 03 Aug 2014 18:28:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=News
<![CDATA[Arsenal overwhelm Benfica, Monaco draw]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Arsenal got their 2014 Emirates Cup underway with a dominating 5-1 win over Portuguese champions Benfica, while Monaco and Valencia drew 2-2 in the earlier kick-off. 

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Sat, 02 Aug 2014 18:20:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=News
<![CDATA[Ronaldo: Van Gaal will do fantastic job]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Real Madrid winger Cristiano Ronaldo believes new Manchester United manager will have a great start with his former club and admitted he could one day make a return to the club. 

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Sat, 02 Aug 2014 18:04:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=News
<![CDATA[Young Germans claim continental crown]]>http://www.fifa.com/u20worldcup/news/newsid=2414758/index.html?cid=rssfeed&att=FIFA.com takes a look at the next generation of German superstars after the U-19 side were crowned continental champions less than three weeks after the senior Mannschaft saw off Argentina in the Maracana.

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Fri, 01 Aug 2014 15:36:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA U-20 World Cup New Zealand 2015
<![CDATA[Dier agrees Spurs switch]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Sporting Lisbon's English defender Eric Dier is joining Tottenham, the English Premier League club have announced.

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Fri, 01 Aug 2014 11:47:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=Barclays Premier League 2014/2015
<![CDATA[Ancelotti talks Ronaldo fitness, Roma defeat]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Wed, 30 Jul 2014 11:43:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=News<![CDATA[Angel signs for Porto]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Tue, 29 Jul 2014 15:46:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=Liga ZON Sagres 2014/2015<![CDATA[Naby Sarr signs with Sporting Lisbon]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Sporting Lisbon has signed Lyon centre-back Naby Sarr, who won the FIFA U-20 World Cup Turkey 2013 with France, on a six-year deal.

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Sat, 26 Jul 2014 20:50:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=Liga ZON Sagres 2014/2015
<![CDATA[Hungary, Serbia reach New Zealand 2015]]>http://www.fifa.com/u20worldcup/news/newsid=2408124/index.html?cid=rssfeed&att=Hungary and Serbia have filled Europe's final two qualifying spots for the FIFA U-20 World Cup New Zealand 2015 on Friday after Portugal, Austria, Germany and Ukraine secured their passage earlier in the week.

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Fri, 25 Jul 2014 21:56:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA U-20 World Cup New Zealand 2015
<![CDATA[Bebe bought by Benfica]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Benfica have bought Bebe from Manchester United on Friday and signed the 24-year-old to a four year deal, ending his tenure at Old Trafford, which began back in 2010.

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Fri, 25 Jul 2014 18:46:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=Liga ZON Sagres 2014/2015
<![CDATA[Football's famous curses and sorcery ]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=While football is often elevated to a mystical level, citing famous victories as miracles played in stadiums referred to as shrines for example, we look at the other side of the coin here with a slew of famous curses cast upon some of the world's most famous clubs.

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Fri, 25 Jul 2014 13:16:00 GMTArea=News CentreSection=Off The BallKind=News
<![CDATA[Djuricic joins Mainz on loan]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Wed, 23 Jul 2014 11:31:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=Bundesliga 2014/2015<![CDATA[Brahimi signs five-year Porto deal]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Wed, 23 Jul 2014 08:34:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=Liga ZON Sagres 2014/2015<![CDATA[Quartet book ticket to New Zealand 2015]]>http://www.fifa.com/u20worldcup/news/newsid=2407418/index.html?cid=rssfeed&att=Austria, Germany, Portugal and Ukraine sealed passage to the FIFA U-20 World Cup New Zealand 2015 after the first day of the final tournament of UEFA's European U-19 Championship in Hungary on Tuesday.

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Tue, 22 Jul 2014 20:09:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA U-20 World Cup New Zealand 2015
<![CDATA[Costa departs Valencia]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Ricardo Costa and his club Valencia have mutually agreed to terminate the Portuguese international's contract, allowing the defender to find a new club before the 2014/15 season gets underway.

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Mon, 21 Jul 2014 20:26:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=News
<![CDATA[Casemiro makes Porto loan switch]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Porto have signed Brazilian midfielder Casemiro on a season-long loan deal from Real Madrid, with the Portuguese giants being given an option to make the switch permanent next summer.

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Sat, 19 Jul 2014 14:16:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=Liga ZON Sagres 2014/2015
<![CDATA[Europe's young elite eye world stage]]>http://www.fifa.com/u20worldcup/news/newsid=2406272/index.html?cid=rssfeed&att=Fri, 18 Jul 2014 07:07:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA U-20 World Cup New Zealand 2015<![CDATA[Gomes completes Valencia move]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Thu, 17 Jul 2014 13:34:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=Liga BBVA 2013/2014<![CDATA[World champions Germany on top]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Thu, 17 Jul 2014 08:59:00 GMTArea=World RankingSection=Men RankingKind=News<![CDATA[Tello heading to Portugal ]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Wed, 16 Jul 2014 13:34:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=Liga ZON Sagres 2013/2014<![CDATA[Serbia's Markovic signs for Liverpool]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=English Premier League club Liverpool have signed Serbia winger Lazar Markovic from Portuguese side Benfica, the club announced.

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Tue, 15 Jul 2014 18:53:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=Barclays Premier League 2013/2014
<![CDATA[Martins Indi joins Porto]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Dutch international defender Bruno Martins Indi has joined Portuguese club Porto from Dutch side Feyenoord on a four-year contract.

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Tue, 15 Jul 2014 17:48:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=Liga ZON Sagres 2013/2014
<![CDATA[Lopez leaves Atletico for Porto]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Spanish striker Adrian Lopez has moved to Portuguese side FC Porto for an €11m fee.

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Sat, 12 Jul 2014 18:12:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=Liga BBVA 2013/2014
<![CDATA[Portugal's Jorge Costa to coach Gabon]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Former Portuguese international defender Jorge Costa has been appointed coach of Gabon, replacing compatriot Paulo Duarte, the national federation confirmed.

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Fri, 11 Jul 2014 13:42:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=National TeamsKind=News
<![CDATA[Five memorable World Cup semi-finals]]>/worldcup/news/y=2014/m=7/news=five-memorable-world-cup-semi-finals-2401193.htmlMon, 07 Jul 2014 02:00:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=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 ™