<![CDATA[FIFA.com - News]]>http://www.fifa.com/index.htmlenCopyright ©1994 - 2014 FIFA. All rights reservedSat, 19 Apr 2014 17:32:00 GMTSat, 19 Apr 2014 18:17:04 GMTFIFA.comFIFA.comhttp://www.fifa.com/imgml/rssheader.gif http://www.fifa.com/index.html13928FIFA.com RSS<![CDATA[Zenit stay top in Russia]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Zenit St. Petersburg maintained their one-point lead over Lokomotiv Moscow at the top of the Russian Premier League table after a narrow 2-1 win at Anzhi Makhachkala, while Lokomotiv beat Terek Grozny 2-1 at home. 

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Sat, 19 Apr 2014 17:32:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=Russian Football Premier League 2013/2014
<![CDATA[FIFA.com launches Panini 2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil™ Online Sticker Album]]>/worldcup/news/y=2014/m=4/news=fifa-com-launches-panini-2014-fifa-world-cup-braziltm-online-sticker-a-2319183.htmlFIFA.com has launched the Panini Online Sticker Album for the 2014 FIFA World Cup thanks to the support of Presenting Partner, Coca-Cola. 

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Tue, 15 Apr 2014 14:09:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=Panini Sticker AlbumKind=NewsTournament=2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil ™
<![CDATA[Dinamo hit five at Volga]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Dinamo Moscow thumped Volga Nizhny Novgorod 5-0 on the road to move into fourth place in the Russian Premier League, while Volga sit seven points adrift of safety. 

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Mon, 14 Apr 2014 18:49:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=Russian Football Premier League 2013/2014
<![CDATA[Hulk: Villas-Boas has lit up Zenit ]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Mon, 14 Apr 2014 08:47:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=Russian Football Premier League 2013/2014<![CDATA[Lokomotiv held, Kuban Krasnodar win]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Russian Premier League bottom side Anzhi Makhachkala managed to hold hosts Lokomotiv Moscow to a goalless draw, preventing the capital club from moving atop the table, while Kuban Krasnodar enjoyed a 2-0 win over Rubin Kazan.

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Sun, 13 Apr 2014 15:23:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=Russian Football Premier League 2013/2014
<![CDATA[Zenit back on top, CSKA win]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Zenit St. Petersburg returned to the summit of the Russian Premier League table after a 4-1 home win over Krasnodar, while CSKA edged Ural 1-0 thanks to an Ahmed Musa strike. 

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Sat, 12 Apr 2014 19:23:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=Russian Football Premier League 2013/2014
<![CDATA[Lokomotiv back on top in Russia]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Lokomotiv Moscow returned to the top of the Russian Premiership following a 3-0 win over ten-man visitors Volga Nizhny Novgorod.

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Mon, 07 Apr 2014 17:17:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=Russian Football Premier League 2013/2014
<![CDATA[Germany survive scare, USA wield axe]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=FIFA.com rounds up the action from a weekend in women's football that brought joy for the likes of Germany, England, France and Scotland, and ended with the dismissal of USA coach Tom Sermanni.]]>Mon, 07 Apr 2014 13:46:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA Women's World Cup Canada 2015<![CDATA[Zenit go top, Anzhi thump Dinamo]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Sun, 06 Apr 2014 18:17:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=Russian Football Premier League 2013/2014<![CDATA[CSKA keep up the pressure]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=CSKA Moscow closed the gap on leaders Lokomotiv Moscow to two points after a 3-1 away win against Krylya Sovetov, while Terek Grozny boosted their hopes of escaping relegation with a 1-0 win at Amkar Perm.

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Sat, 05 Apr 2014 15:44:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=Russian Football Premier League 2013/2014
<![CDATA[Spartak shocked, Kuban clip Tomsk]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Fri, 04 Apr 2014 19:42:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=Russian Football Premier League 2013/2014<![CDATA[FIFA opens tender for UK media rights to 2018 and 2022 FIFA World Cups™ ]]>http://www.fifa.com/aboutfifa/organisation/news/newsid=2314305/index.html?cid=rssfeed&att=Fri, 04 Apr 2014 11:01:00 GMTArea=OrganisationSection=TVKind=Release<![CDATA[70 days to go ]]>/worldcup/news/y=2014/m=4/news=70-days-to-go-2313405.htmlFIFA.com is counting down to Brazil 2014 with a corresponding trivia fact on every one of the final 100 days. Today, we look back to 1970 and the first-ever FIFA World Cup substitute.]]>Thu, 03 Apr 2014 01:32:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=100 days to goTournament=2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil ™<![CDATA[Zenit fightback to take top]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Andre Villas-Boas' Zenit St. Petersburg went top of the Russian Premier League after coming from behind to defeat Amkar Perm 2-1, while Anzhi fell to Ural.  

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Sat, 29 Mar 2014 14:59:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=Russian Football Premier League 2013/2014
<![CDATA[Villas-Boas discusses debut, hails Lodygin]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Tue, 25 Mar 2014 10:38:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=News<![CDATA[Villas-Boas off the mark, CSKA win]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Andre Villas-Boas made a winning start as coach of Zenit St Petersburg as they defeated Krylya Sovetov 2-1 in the Russian Premier League, while CSKA Moscow saw off bottom side Anzhi Makhachkala in a 3-0 away victory.

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Mon, 24 Mar 2014 17:32:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=Russian Football Premier League 2013/2014
<![CDATA[Lokomotiv steam ahead in Russia]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Two-time former champions Lokomotiv Moscow maintained their lead in the Russian Premiership with a confident 3-0 win over visiting Ural Yekaterinburg, while Spartak lost 4-0 away to FC Krasnodar.

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Sat, 22 Mar 2014 17:11:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=Russian Football Premier League 2013/2014
<![CDATA[Villas-Boas targets Russian title]]>http://www.fifa.com/world-match-centre/nationalleagues/nationalleague=russia-russian-football-premier-league-2000000024/news/newsid/230/048/9/index.html?cid=rssfeed&att=Thu, 20 Mar 2014 11:37:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=Russian Football Premier League 2013/2014<![CDATA[Dortmund progress despite defeat]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Borussia Dortmund lost a first UEFA Champions League knockout stage match at home for almost two decades, but secured their place in the quarter-finals with a 5-4 aggregate victory over Zenit St Petersburg.

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Wed, 19 Mar 2014 21:54:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=UEFA Champions League 2013/2014
<![CDATA[Anzhi frustrate Spartak, Tomsk held]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Mon, 17 Mar 2014 17:30:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=Russian Football Premier League 2013/2014<![CDATA[Outsiders eye last-eight berths]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=FIFA.com previews the UEFA Champions League midweek fixtures, where Olympiacos, who visit Manchester United on Tuesday are within touching distance as Galatasaray look to upset Chelsea's strong form at Stamford Bridge.]]>Mon, 17 Mar 2014 09:46:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=UEFA Champions League 2013/2014<![CDATA[Lokomotiv extend lead, Rubin win]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Lokomotiv Moscow increased their lead at the top of the Russian Premier League table despite their goalless draw at Amkar Perm, while Rubin Kazan defeated Volga Nizhny Novgorod. 

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Sun, 16 Mar 2014 16:34:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=Russian Football Premier League 2013/2014
<![CDATA[Zenit slip at CSKA, Rostov win]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=CSKA Moscow defeated Zenit St. Petersburg 1-0 from a first-half Georgi Milanov goal, keeping Lokomotiv Moscow at the top of the Russian Premier League table, while Rostov won away at Sovetov.  

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Sat, 15 Mar 2014 16:45:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=Russian Football Premier League 2013/2014
<![CDATA[Benfica beat Spurs, Juve held in derby]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Benfica took a commanding lead against Tottenham Hotspur in their UEFA Europa League last 16 tie with a 3-1 away win, while Mario Gomez scored late to give Fiorentina a 1-1 draw at Juventus.

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Thu, 13 Mar 2014 22:08:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=News
<![CDATA[England, Egypt and Panama climb]]>http://www.fifa.com/worldranking/news/newsid=2295968/index.html?cid=rssfeed&att=Thu, 13 Mar 2014 08:57:00 GMTArea=World RankingSection=Men RankingKind=News<![CDATA[Loko move clear, Perm cut back Volga]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Lokomotiv Moscow moved two points clear at the top of the Russian Premier League after a 2-1 victory saw Leonid Kuchuk's men take advantage of Zenit St Petersburg's goalless draw yesterday.

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Mon, 10 Mar 2014 17:19:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=Russian Football Premier League 2013/2014
<![CDATA[Dinamo win derby, Anzhi finally win]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Anzhi Makhachkala finally secured their first victory of the Russian Premier League season at the 20th attempt against Rubin Kazan, while Dinamo Moscow came from behind to beat rivals CSKA Moscow.

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Sun, 09 Mar 2014 16:44:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=Russian Football Premier League 2013/2014
<![CDATA[Spartak slip, Ural climb to 14th]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Spartak Moscow passed up the chance to move top of the Russian Premier League standings as they went down 1-0 at struggling Terek Grozny, while Ural Yekaterinburg beat Krasnodar 1-0 on the road. 

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Sat, 08 Mar 2014 17:50:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=Russian Football Premier League 2013/2014
<![CDATA[Rising star Kim eyes Brazil impact]]>/worldcup/news/y=2014/m=3/news=rising-star-kim-eyes-brazil-impact-2292905.htmlFIFA.com he wants to impress for Korea Republic at Brazil 2014.]]>Thu, 06 Mar 2014 10:15:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil ™<![CDATA[Brazil & France shine, Argentina struggle]]>/worldcup/news/y=2014/m=3/news=brazil-and-france-impress-argentina-struggle-2293486.htmlThu, 06 Mar 2014 03:13:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil ™<![CDATA[The kick-off draws closer]]>/worldcup/news/y=2014/m=3/news=100-days-2292259.htmlFIFA.com casts its eyes ahead to what awaits on 12 June.]]>Tue, 04 Mar 2014 08:52:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil ™<![CDATA[World Cup hopefuls in dress rehearsal]]>/worldcup/news/y=2014/m=3/news=world-cup-hopefuls-ready-for-dress-rehearsal-2291748.htmlMon, 03 Mar 2014 11:08:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil ™<![CDATA[Sevilla, Spurs through as Swans crash out]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=The last 16 round of the UEFA Europa League promises some mouthwatering match-ups after Thursday's action saw Sevilla win 2-1, Tottenham Hotspur take down Dnipro 3-2 and Napoli advance.

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Thu, 27 Feb 2014 20:18:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=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[Dortmund run riot in Zenit rout]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Tue, 25 Feb 2014 19:07:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=UEFA Champions League 2013/2014<![CDATA[Lewandowski eyeing goals in Russia]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=After suffering a tough 3-0 loss to Hamburg, Borussia Dortmund travel to Zenit St. Petersburg for a UEFA Champions League clash on Tuesday and Robert Lewandowski has said he is gunning for at least one away goal.

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Mon, 24 Feb 2014 16:26:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=UEFA Champions League 2013/2014
<![CDATA[Tricky visits for group winners]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Mon, 24 Feb 2014 13:33:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=UEFA Champions League 2013/2014<![CDATA[England draw Swiss, Italy face Croatia]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=England were drawn against Switzerland and Italy were pitted against Croatia in UEFA EURO 2016 qualifying, while Gibraltar were handed a tough group including Germany and the Republic of Ireland.

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Sun, 23 Feb 2014 12:17:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=National TeamsKind=News
<![CDATA[FIFA Weekly asks: Will a European team win in Brazil?]]>/worldcup/news/y=2014/m=2/news=fifa-weekly-asks-will-european-team-win-brazil-2281007.htmlFri, 21 Feb 2014 09:27:00 GMTArea=FIFA WorldSection=FIFA WeeklyKind=Have Your SayTournament=2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil ™<![CDATA[Soriano shines for Salzburg, Lazio lose]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Thu, 20 Feb 2014 20:24:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=News<![CDATA[CSKA given stadium ban]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Tue, 18 Feb 2014 12:51:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=UEFA Champions League 2013/2014<![CDATA[Spain toppled as Italy triumph]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Italy are the new kings of European futsal with a 3-1 victory over Russia after reigning champions Spain were toppled for the first time in almost a decade in the semi-finals. FIFA.com reviews the UEFA Futsal EURO 2014 action.

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Sun, 09 Feb 2014 17:42:00 GMTArea=Football DevelopmentSection=FutsalKind=News
<![CDATA[Happy Birthday to you!]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=In our regular Sunday feature, FIFA.com looks at some of the biggest names in football celebrating their birthdays over the coming week, including a Romanian legend and a former Mexico coach.

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Sun, 02 Feb 2014 15:04:00 GMTArea=News CentreSection=BirthdaysKind=News
<![CDATA[Team Base Camps for Brazil 2014 announced]]>/worldcup/news/y=2014/m=1/news=team-base-camps-for-brazil-2014-announced-2267880.htmlThe Team Base Camps for the 32 participating teams for the 2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil have been announced. ]]>Fri, 31 Jan 2014 22:59:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil ™<![CDATA[Arsenal land Kallstrom in loan deal]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger has bolstered his side's midfielder with the loan signing of Kim Kallstrom from Spartak Moscow on transfer deadline day that will keep the Swede at the Emirates until the end of the season.

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Fri, 31 Jan 2014 20:02:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=Barclays Premier League 2013/2014
<![CDATA[Russia 2018 Organising Committee Management Board recaps 2013 progress]]>http://www.fifa.com/worldcup/russia2018/news/newsid=2266635/index.html?cid=rssfeed&att= The Russia 2018 Organising Committee Management Board held its third meeting in Moscow on 28 January.

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Tue, 28 Jan 2014 18:32:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=LOCKind=NewsTournament=2018 FIFA World Cup Russia (TM)
<![CDATA[FIFA President concludes visit to Russia]]>http://www.fifa.com/aboutfifa/organisation/president/news/newsid=2265568/index.html?cid=rssfeed&att=FIFA President Blatter today concluded a three-day visit to St Petersburg on which he opened the XXII Commonwealth of Independent States (CIS) Cup and held meetings with the 14 participating member associations.

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Sun, 26 Jan 2014 08:29:00 GMTArea=OrganisationSection=PresidentKind=News
<![CDATA[UEFA create slot for France in EURO 2016 qualifiers]]>http://www.fifa.com/world-match-centre/news/newsid/226/514/0/index.html?cid=rssfeed&att=UEFA announced that EURO 2016 hosts France will play a string of friendlies against pre-set rivals ahead of the tournament, while fellow teams lock horns in the qualifying race.

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Fri, 24 Jan 2014 18:44:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=National TeamsKind=News
<![CDATA[FIFA President to open XXII CIS Cup ]]>http://www.fifa.com/aboutfifa/organisation/president/news/newsid=2264868/index.html?cid=rssfeed&att=Fri, 24 Jan 2014 13:00:00 GMTArea=OrganisationSection=PresidentKind=News<![CDATA[Capello commits to Russia until 2018]]>/worldcup/news/y=2014/m=1/news=capello-commits-russia-until-2018-2264880.htmlFabio Capello has committed his future to the Russian national team until the end of the 2018 FIFA World Cup Russia™, with the Italian head coach saying he has "big plans" and "will do everything to ensure the Russian fans are happy."

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Fri, 24 Jan 2014 08:35:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil ™