<![CDATA[FIFA.com - News]]>http://www.fifa.com/index.htmlenCopyright ©1994 - 2014 FIFA. All rights reservedWed, 25 Feb 2015 07:42:00 GMTWed, 25 Feb 2015 08:19:31 GMTFIFA.comFIFA.comhttp://www.fifa.com/imgml/rssheader.gif http://www.fifa.com/index.html13928FIFA.com RSS<![CDATA[Icons, invincibility and a goalscoring goalie]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Wed, 25 Feb 2015 07:42:00 GMTArea=News CentreSection=Week in StatsKind=News<![CDATA[The Brazilians are back! ]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Tue, 24 Feb 2015 14:31:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=Blue Stars/FIFA Youth Cup 2014<![CDATA[Who will reach the UEFA Champions League quarter-finals?]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=FIFA.com wants to know which teams you think will advance to the quarter-finals?]]>Mon, 23 Feb 2015 23:33:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=Have Your SayTournament=UEFA Champions League 2014/2015<![CDATA[Nasri: Aguero's on the same level as Neymar, Suarez]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Mon, 23 Feb 2015 14:37:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=UEFA Champions League 2014/2015<![CDATA[Everton cruise as Celtic and Inter end level]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Thu, 19 Feb 2015 22:36:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=News<![CDATA[New Zealand 2015: 100 days to go ]]>/u20worldcup/news/y=2015/m=2/news=new-zealand-2015-100-days-to-go-2525754.htmlThu, 19 Feb 2015 09:31:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA U-20 World Cup New Zealand 2015<![CDATA[Madrid stymie Schalke as Porto equalise late]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Wed, 18 Feb 2015 22:08:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=UEFA Champions League 2014/2015<![CDATA[High-profile rematches top the bill]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Mon, 16 Feb 2015 22:57:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=UEFA Champions League 2014/2015<![CDATA[Love and the beautiful game]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=FIFA.com looks at the profound connection between the beautiful game and matters of the heart across the world.]]>Sat, 14 Feb 2015 13:47:00 GMTArea=News CentreSection=Off The BallKind=News<![CDATA[Aspirants build for Canada success]]>/womensworldcup/news/y=2015/m=2/news=aspirants-build-for-canada-success-2523705.htmlFIFA.com takes a look at some of the action this week across the globe as a host of Canada 2015 contenders fine-tuned their preparations for the June event.]]>Fri, 13 Feb 2015 07:40:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA Women's World Cup Canada 2015<![CDATA[Sevilla quartet ruled out]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Wed, 11 Feb 2015 10:38:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=Liga BBVA 2014/2015<![CDATA[Draw sets stage for New Zealand 2015 ]]>/u20worldcup/news/y=2015/m=2/news=draw-sets-stage-for-new-zealand-2015-2522220.htmlTue, 10 Feb 2015 05:19:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA U-20 World Cup New Zealand 2015<![CDATA[Boavista, Rio share spoils]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Indiscipline allowed Boavista and Rio Ave to score the goals they needed to share a 1-1 draw at Estadio do Bessa.

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Mon, 09 Feb 2015 22:26:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=Primeira Liga 2014/2015
<![CDATA[Benfica late-show denies Sporting]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Sun, 08 Feb 2015 22:57:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=Primeira Liga 2014/2015<![CDATA[The Week in Quotes]]>http://www.fifa.com/newscentre/features/news/newsid=2521416/index.html?cid=rssfeed&att=Our weekly feature takes in entertaining utterances from Zlatan Ibrahimovic, Barack Obama, Neymar and Roberto Mancini.

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Sat, 07 Feb 2015 13:11:00 GMTArea=News CentreSection=Week in QuotesKind=News
<![CDATA[Sa Pinto resigns as Atromitos coach]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Former Portuguese international Ricardo Sa Pinto resigned as coach of Greek Super League club Atromitos after less than a season in charge. 

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Thu, 05 Feb 2015 17:52:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=Super League 2014/2015
<![CDATA[Ancelotti: Bale's having a fantastic season]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Tue, 03 Feb 2015 13:38:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=Liga BBVA 2014/2015<![CDATA[Djuricic joins Saints on loan]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Southampton have completed the deadline-day loan signing of Benfica's 23-year-old Serbia international Filip Djuricic

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Mon, 02 Feb 2015 20:01:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=Barclays Premier League 2014/2015
<![CDATA[Five-star Porto narrow gap on Benfica]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Sun, 01 Feb 2015 23:35:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=Primeira Liga 2014/2015<![CDATA[Happy Birthday to you!]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=In our regular Sunday feature, we preview the week's birthdays, with the FIFA Ballon d'Or holder, a Croatian hotshot and a Colombian midfield workhorse all celebrating.

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Sun, 01 Feb 2015 08:54:00 GMTArea=News CentreSection=BirthdaysKind=News
<![CDATA[Portuguese veteran Costa joins PAOK]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Portuguese defender Ricardo Costa, a veteran of three FIFA World Cups™, on Wednesday signed a one-and-a-half year contract with PAOK, the Greek Super League club announced.

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Wed, 28 Jan 2015 19:52:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=Super League 2014/2015
<![CDATA[Bale: I don't see myself at Manchester United]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Wed, 28 Jan 2015 10:22:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=Liga BBVA 2014/2015<![CDATA[Porto stumble at Maritimo]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Sun, 25 Jan 2015 22:55:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=Primeira Liga 2014/2015<![CDATA[The Week in Quotes]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Sat, 24 Jan 2015 12:16:00 GMTArea=News CentreSection=Week in QuotesKind=News<![CDATA[Mourinho: Stamford Bridge atmosphere must emulate Anfield]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Wed, 21 Jan 2015 12:37:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=Barclays Premier League 2014/2015<![CDATA[Vitoria part company with Paciencia]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Portuguese club Vitoria Setubal have parted company by mutual consent with coach Domingos Paciencia after they suffered their 11th defeat of the season at the weekend.

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Mon, 19 Jan 2015 19:36:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=Primeira Liga 2014/2015
<![CDATA[Four-star Benfica extend lead at the summit]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Sun, 18 Jan 2015 23:01:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=Primeira Liga 2014/2015<![CDATA[The Week in Quotes]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Sat, 17 Jan 2015 11:44:00 GMTArea=News CentreSection=Week in QuotesKind=News<![CDATA[Cristiano: I’m here because of sweat and sacrifice]]>/ballon-dor/news/y=2015/m=1/news=cristiano-i-m-here-because-of-sweat-and-sacrifice-2506218.htmlTue, 13 Jan 2015 20:01:00 GMTArea=Ballon d'OrSection=Player of the Year -Kind=InterviewTournament=FIFA Ballon d'Or 2014<![CDATA[Ronaldo: The Real fans should be nice to Bale]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Tue, 13 Jan 2015 07:26:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=Liga BBVA 2014/2015<![CDATA[Cristiano Ronaldo: It feels every bit as special]]>/ballon-dor/news/y=2015/m=1/news=cristiano-ronaldo-it-feels-every-bit-as-special-2505975.html

Minutes after receiving the FIFA Ballon d’Or for the second year running, an elated Cristiano Ronaldo shared his views with FIFA.com.

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Mon, 12 Jan 2015 22:28:00 GMTArea=Ballon d'OrSection=Player of the Year -Kind=InterviewTournament=FIFA Ballon d'Or 2014
<![CDATA[Ronaldo, Kessler, Low and Kellermann triumph at FIFA Ballon d’Or 2014 ]]>/ballon-dor/news/y=2015/m=1/news=ronaldo-kessler-low-and-kellermann-triumph-at-fifa-ballon-d-or-2014-2505871.htmlMon, 12 Jan 2015 19:16:00 GMTArea=Ballon d'OrSection=GeneralKind=ReleaseTournament=FIFA Ballon d'Or 2014<![CDATA[Contenders etched in gold]]>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 the FIFA Ballon d'Or hopefuls' names being etched on a precious plaque.]]>Mon, 12 Jan 2015 07:20:00 GMTArea=News CentreSection=Super SnapKind=News<![CDATA[Ancelotti: It was not the fault of Bale or Benzema]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Thu, 08 Jan 2015 11:24:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=Liga BBVA 2014/2015<![CDATA[The FIFA Ballon d'Or in stats]]>/ballon-dor/news/y=2015/m=1/news=the-fifa-ballon-d-or-in-stats-2503874.htmlFIFA.com uncovers some riveting statistics from the 24-year history of FIFA World Player of the Year/FIFA Ballon d'Or.]]>Thu, 08 Jan 2015 08:28:00 GMTArea=Ballon d'OrSection=Player of the Year -Kind=NewsTournament=FIFA Ballon d'Or 2014<![CDATA[Mourinho: Koeman and I worked well together]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Sat, 27 Dec 2014 01:04:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=Barclays Premier League 2014/2015<![CDATA[The Week in Quotes]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Fri, 26 Dec 2014 23:03:00 GMTArea=News CentreSection=Week in QuotesKind=News<![CDATA[Swansea loan Oliveira from Benfica]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Tue, 23 Dec 2014 14:52:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=Barclays Premier League 2014/2015<![CDATA[Real Madrid turn winning run into a world title]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=FIFA.com recaps the FIFA Club World Cup Morocco 2014, where Real Madrid capped off a historic year with a 2-0 win over Cruz Azul in the final, Auckland City made history of their own and the supporters who came out to Morocco took home memories of a lifetime.

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Sun, 21 Dec 2014 21:14:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA Club World Cup Morocco 2014
<![CDATA[Ramos outshines the rest]]>/clubworldcup/news/y=2014/m=12/news=ramos-outshines-the-rest-2495409-2495436.htmlNo sooner did the curtain come down on the final of the FIFA Club World Cup Morocco 2014 than Sergio Ramos was named the best player of the tournament. FIFA.com presents an overview of all the competition’s award recipients.

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Sat, 20 Dec 2014 22:51:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA Club World Cup Morocco 2014
<![CDATA[Real Madrid coast to Morocco 2014 title]]>/clubworldcup/matches/round=259701/match=300298898/match-report.htmlReal Madrid won the FIFA Club World Cup Morocco 2014 after defeating San Lorenzo 2-0 in the final in Marrakech. 

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Sat, 20 Dec 2014 21:29:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=Match SummaryTournament=FIFA Club World Cup Morocco 2014
<![CDATA[The Week in Quotes]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Sat, 20 Dec 2014 08:35:00 GMTArea=News CentreSection=Week in QuotesKind=News<![CDATA[Porto cruise to Vitoria victory]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Sat, 20 Dec 2014 00:09:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=Primeira Liga 2014/2015<![CDATA[Global supremacy at stake for final rivals ]]>/clubworldcup/matches/round=259701/match=300298898/preview.htmlFri, 19 Dec 2014 00:36:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=Match PreviewTournament=FIFA Club World Cup Morocco 2014<![CDATA[Morocco hit by Madrid fervour]]>/clubworldcup/news/y=2014/m=12/news=morocco-hit-by-madrid-fervour-2494000.htmlThu, 18 Dec 2014 00:09:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA Club World Cup Morocco 2014<![CDATA[Real Madrid cruise into final]]>/clubworldcup/matches/round=259699/match=300298895/match-report.htmlUEFA Champions League winners Real Madrid proved too strong for CONCACAF Champions League holders Cruz Azul when they defeated the Mexican side 4-0 in their FIFA Club World Cup semi-final. 

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Tue, 16 Dec 2014 21:20:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=Match SummaryTournament=FIFA Club World Cup Morocco 2014
<![CDATA[Sousa: Football's standard was unthinkable 25 years ago]]>/u20worldcup/news/y=2014/m=12/news=sousa-football-s-standard-was-unthinkable-25-years-ago-2492933.htmlFIFA.com about winning the FIFA U-20 World Cup in 1989, tying to guide Portugal to repeat the feat next year and how the standard of the game was reached unprecedented heights.

 

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Tue, 16 Dec 2014 09:42:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA U-20 World Cup New Zealand 2015
<![CDATA[Excitement building as Real Madrid enter fray]]>/clubworldcup/matches/round=259699/match=300298895/preview.htmlSun, 14 Dec 2014 21:06:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=Match PreviewTournament=FIFA Club World Cup Morocco 2014<![CDATA[Mourinho ready to swim with Euro sharks]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Thu, 11 Dec 2014 01:00:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=UEFA Champions League 2014/2015<![CDATA[City, Schalke seal last-16 places]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=English Premier League champions Manchester City progressed to the last 16 of the UEFA Champions League after securing a 2-0 win at Roma, while Schalke leap-frogged Sporting Lisbon to take second place in Group G. 

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Wed, 10 Dec 2014 22:41:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=UEFA Champions League 2014/2015