<![CDATA[FIFA.com - News]]>http://www.fifa.com/index.htmlenCopyright ©1994 - 2014 FIFA. All rights reservedTue, 28 Oct 2014 11:28:00 GMTTue, 28 Oct 2014 11:59:34 GMTFIFA.comFIFA.comhttp://www.fifa.com/imgml/rssheader.gif http://www.fifa.com/index.html13928FIFA.com RSS<![CDATA[Ronaldo beats Messi to La Liga award]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Tue, 28 Oct 2014 11:28:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=Liga BBVA 2014/2015<![CDATA[Rio Ave edge five-goal thriller]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Mon, 27 Oct 2014 23:24:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=Liga ZON Sagres 2014/2015<![CDATA[Tevez earns Argentina recall]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Argentina head coach Gerardo Martino included Juventus forward Carlos Tevez in his squad, after a three-year absence from the national team, for friendlies against Croatia and Portugal in November. 

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Mon, 27 Oct 2014 20:06:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=National TeamsKind=NewsTournament=Friendly
<![CDATA[Braga stun Benfica, Belenenses beat Estoril]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Portuguese Primeira Liga leaders Benfica fell to a 2-1 defeat at Braga on Sunday night after Salvador Agra scored a late goal for the hosts, while Belenenses beat Estoril 2-1 and Nacional took down Academica 1-0.

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Sun, 26 Oct 2014 22:56:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=Liga ZON Sagres 2014/2015
<![CDATA[The Week in Quotes]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Sat, 25 Oct 2014 08:35:00 GMTArea=News CentreSection=Week in QuotesKind=News<![CDATA[Enraptured by 'rabonas']]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=FIFA.com tracks the origins and greatest practitioners of the rabona, one of football's flashiest moves and a deft little party trick for the ages.]]>Fri, 24 Oct 2014 17:16:00 GMTArea=News CentreSection=Off The BallKind=News<![CDATA[Real rule Anfield, Arsenal leave it late]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Real Madrid's mesmerising first-half performance put Liverpool to the sword thanks to a Karim Benzema brace and a Cristiano Ronaldo goal, while Arsenal stunned Brussels with two late goals to secure a 2-1 victory over Anderlecht.

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Wed, 22 Oct 2014 22:02:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=UEFA Champions League 2014/2015
<![CDATA[Fans, finishers and a goalscoring goalie]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=FIFA.com's latest weekly stats review alongside the likes of Luiz Adriano, Cristiano Ronaldo, Richard Dunne and Philipp Lahm.]]>Wed, 22 Oct 2014 07:46:00 GMTArea=News CentreSection=Week in StatsKind=News<![CDATA[Stakes high for three European institutions]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=FIFA.com previews Wednesday's UEFA Champions League where a host of big names have little margin for error including Juventus, Liverpool and Benfica.]]>Wed, 22 Oct 2014 04:34:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=UEFA Champions League 2014/2015<![CDATA[Bayern and Shakhtar in seventh heaven]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Bayern Munich stunned Roma with a remarkable 7-1 win in the Italian capital, while Barcelona eased past Ajax and Shakhtar Donetsk also smashed seven past BATE Borisov.

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Tue, 21 Oct 2014 22:06:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=UEFA Champions League 2014/2015
<![CDATA[Madrid's trip to Anfield tops bill]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Tue, 21 Oct 2014 01:15:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=UEFA Champions League 2014/2015<![CDATA[Roma test for Bayern, City under pressure]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Mon, 20 Oct 2014 12:17:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=UEFA Champions League 2014/2015<![CDATA[City visit CSKA, Guardiola returns to Rome]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Mon, 20 Oct 2014 00:10:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=UEFA Champions League 2014/2015<![CDATA[The Week in Quotes]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Sat, 18 Oct 2014 08:36:00 GMTArea=News CentreSection=Week in QuotesKind=News<![CDATA[Ancelotti: Real have a unique front three]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Fri, 17 Oct 2014 13:06:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=Liga BBVA 2014/2015<![CDATA[Late strikes sink Denmark, hold Germany]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Cristiano Ronaldo headed a stoppage-time winner for Portugal to snatch a 1-0 UEFA EURO 2016 qualifying triumph over Denmark, while John O'Shea marked his 100th senior cap for the Republic of Ireland by scrambling a last-gasp equaliser against Germany.

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Tue, 14 Oct 2014 22:41:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=National TeamsKind=NewsTournament=UEFA EURO 2016 Prel. Comp.
<![CDATA[Top teams looking to bounce back]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=FIFA.com previews the next round of UEFA EURO 2016 qualifying matches with some of the continent's heavyweights, including FIFA World Cup winners Germany, looking to bounce back from recent disappointments.

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Sun, 12 Oct 2014 15:26:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=National TeamsKind=NewsTournament=UEFA EURO 2016 Prel. Comp.
<![CDATA[Benzema leads France past Portugal]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Karim Benzema scored one goal and created another as France recorded a 2-1 victory over Portugal in their friendly in Paris.

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Sat, 11 Oct 2014 22:07:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=National TeamsKind=NewsTournament=Friendly
<![CDATA[The Week in Quotes]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Featuring Roy Keane on a fist-fight with Peter Schmeichel, Zlatan Ibrahimovic on being a family man and a former Spanish international on why Cristiano Ronaldo is the greatest player in history.

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Sat, 11 Oct 2014 11:09:00 GMTArea=News CentreSection=Week in QuotesKind=News
<![CDATA[Yanga-Mbiwa replaces injured Koscielny]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Thu, 09 Oct 2014 15:13:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=National TeamsKind=NewsTournament=Friendly<![CDATA[Coentrao ruled out of France friendly]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Portugal left-back Fabio Coentrao will not be available for Saturday's friendly against France with a left knee injury, the Portuguese football Federation announced.

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Mon, 06 Oct 2014 16:45:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=National TeamsKind=NewsTournament=UEFA EURO 2016 Prel. Comp.
<![CDATA[Benfica pull clear at top, Porto beat Braga]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Benfica went four points clear at the top of the Portuguese Liga table after a late show helped them crush Arouca 4-0, while Porto defeated Braga 2-1 at home. 

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Sun, 05 Oct 2014 22:35:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=Liga ZON Sagres 2014/2015
<![CDATA[Madrids march on, Arsenal see off Gala]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Last year's UEFA Champions League finalists Real Madrid and Atletico Madrid overcame differing tests to win their second group games, while Liverpool slipped to defeat in Switzerland against Basel and Arsenal saw off Galatasaray.

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Wed, 01 Oct 2014 22:01:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=UEFA Champions League 2014/2015
<![CDATA[Heavyweight trio in need of a boost]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Wed, 01 Oct 2014 05:30:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=UEFA Champions League 2014/2015<![CDATA[Terry proud of centenary win]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Chelsea captain John Terry was relieved after his side clung on for a UEFA Champions League win over Sporting Lisbon despite missing a host of chances, and said he was proud of his 100th appearance in the competition.

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Tue, 30 Sep 2014 22:09:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=UEFA Champions League 2014/2015
<![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[Ibai: I'm a late bloomer]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=FIFA.com chats to Ibai Gomez about his remarkable rise and his commitment to his first club.]]>Tue, 30 Sep 2014 09:46:00 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[Atletico, Arsenal look to bounce back]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Tue, 30 Sep 2014 00:03:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=UEFA Champions League 2014/2015<![CDATA[Drogba not part of Chelsea squad]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Didier Drogba did not travel with Chelsea for their UEFA Champions League Group G clash at Sporting Lisbon, while Diego Costa will look to continue his scoring streak. 

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Mon, 29 Sep 2014 16:39:00 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[The Week in Quotes]]>http://www.fifa.com/newscentre/features/news/newsid=2444522/index.html?cid=rssfeed&att=Sat, 27 Sep 2014 09:25:00 GMTArea=News CentreSection=Week in QuotesKind=News<![CDATA[Porto snatch draw at Sporting]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Mouhamadou-Naby Sarr's own goal gifted Porto a 1-1 draw at Primeira Liga rivals Sporting, canceling out Jonathan Silva's early strike. 

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Fri, 26 Sep 2014 22:42:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=Liga ZON Sagres 2014/2015
<![CDATA[Ancelotti: Ronaldo staying put]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Fri, 26 Sep 2014 15:07:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=Liga BBVA 2014/2015<![CDATA[Santos handed Portugal reins]]>http://www.fifa.com/world-match-centre/news/newsid/244/308/2/index.html?cid=rssfeed&att=Tue, 23 Sep 2014 12:05:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=National TeamsKind=News<![CDATA[Benfica go top, Porto hold on at Boavista]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Sun, 21 Sep 2014 23:31:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=Liga ZON Sagres 2014/2015<![CDATA[Happy Birthday to you!]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=In our regular Sunday feature, we preview the week's footballing birthdays with an American gold medallist, a member of Les Bleus bound for Canada 2015, a diminutive Portuguese international, an Italian icon and many more all celebrating.

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Sun, 21 Sep 2014 09:20:00 GMTArea=News CentreSection=BirthdaysKind=News
<![CDATA[The Week in Quotes]]>http://www.fifa.com/newscentre/features/news/newsid=2442230/index.html?cid=rssfeed&att=Sat, 20 Sep 2014 21:29:00 GMTArea=News CentreSection=Week in QuotesKind=News<![CDATA[Mourinho hails EURO 2020 final decision]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=After UEFA revealed London's Wembley Stadium will host to the UEFA EURO 2020 semi-finals and final, Chelsea manager Jose Mourinho hailed the announcement as a great decision, but made it clear he would like to take in the games as a supporter rather than an international coach.

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Fri, 19 Sep 2014 17:05:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=National TeamsKind=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[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[Real rampant, Liverpool leave it late]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=UEFA Champions League holders Real Madrid began their title defence with an emphatic win against Basel, while late drama at Anfield saw Liverpool concede an equaliser and then score a winner after the 89th minute.

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Tue, 16 Sep 2014 22:39:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=UEFA Champions League 2014/2015
<![CDATA[Martinez: Porto must open teams up better]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Tue, 16 Sep 2014 12:53:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=News<![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[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[Holders get group stage rolling]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Mon, 15 Sep 2014 10:54:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=UEFA Champions League 2014/2015<![CDATA[Beto: You can never give up on your dreams]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=FIFA.com hears from Portugal and Sevilla keeper Beto on his rocky road to the top, the tears he has shed for club and country and the advice he has offered to his young son.]]>Mon, 15 Sep 2014 08:47:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=Interview<![CDATA[Porto, Vitoria battle to a draw, Maritimo move fifth]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Vitoria Guimaraes and Porto missed the opportunity to replace Rio Ave at the summit of the Portuguese Liga after they drew 1-1 on Sunday, while Maritimo moved up to fifth with a 2-0 victory over Penafiel thanks to goals from Barbosa Fransergio and Theo Weeks.

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Sun, 14 Sep 2014 21:36:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=Liga ZON Sagres 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