<![CDATA[FIFA.com - News]]>http://www.fifa.com/index.htmlenCopyright ©1994 - 2014 FIFA. All rights reservedFri, 01 Aug 2014 07:23:00 GMTFri, 01 Aug 2014 07:32:20 GMTFIFA.comFIFA.comhttp://www.fifa.com/imgml/rssheader.gif http://www.fifa.com/index.html13928FIFA.com RSS<![CDATA[Wilkshire makes Dinamo exit for Dutch return]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Fri, 01 Aug 2014 07:23:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=Eredivisie 2014/2015<![CDATA[CSKA and Zenit start against newcomers]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=CSKA Moscow start their defence of the Russian Premier League title this weekend braced for a challenge from Andre Villas-Boas's Zenit St Petersburg side. Both face newly-promoted sides in the league's opening weekend.

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Thu, 31 Jul 2014 11:13:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=Russian Football Premier League 2014/2015
<![CDATA[Legia inflict heavy defeat on Hoops, Lille win]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Wed, 30 Jul 2014 22:13:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=UEFA Champions League 2014/2015<![CDATA[Prizes, a prodigal and a prodigy ]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Wed, 30 Jul 2014 07:18:00 GMTArea=News CentreSection=Week in StatsKind=News<![CDATA[CSKA sink Rostov to take Super Cup]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=CSKA Moscow beat a nine-man Rostov 3-1 on Saturday to claim their second consecutive and sixth overall Russian Super Cup.

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Sat, 26 Jul 2014 20:46:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=News
<![CDATA[FIFA statement on Russia 2018]]>http://www.fifa.com/worldcup/russia2018/news/newsid=2408050/index.html?cid=rssfeed&att=Fri, 25 Jul 2014 10:50:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=2018 FIFA World Cup Russia ™<![CDATA[Samara starts work on 2018 World Cup stadium]]>http://www.fifa.com/worldcup/russia2018/news/newsid=2407392/index.html?cid=rssfeed&att=Tue, 22 Jul 2014 19:36:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=LOCKind=NewsTournament=2018 FIFA World Cup Russia ™<![CDATA[Zenit face Limassol, Lille tackle Grasshopper]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Fri, 18 Jul 2014 12:32:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=UEFA Champions League 2014/2015<![CDATA[M'Vila loaned to Inter]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Former Rennes midfielder Yann M'Vila has moved to Serie A outfit Inter Milan on a season-long loan from Russian Premier League club Rubin Kazan.

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Tue, 15 Jul 2014 10:31:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=Serie A TIM 2013/2014
<![CDATA[From Brazil to Russia: symbolic hand-over at the Maracana]]>http://www.fifa.com/worldcup/russia2018/organisation/media/newsid=2404880/index.html?cid=rssfeed&att=Sun, 13 Jul 2014 21:30:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=ReleaseTournament=2018 FIFA World Cup Russia ™<![CDATA[An evening of Russian culture at the Copacabana ]]>http://www.fifa.com/worldcup/russia2018/news/newsid=2403738/index.html?cid=rssfeed&att=Russia gives us a taste of what's to come as the FIFA World Cup 2018 hosts welcome distinguished guests for a celebratory evening ahead of the 2014 Final between Germany and Argentina.

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Sat, 12 Jul 2014 05:14:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=2018 FIFA World Cup Russia ™
<![CDATA[Villas-Boas hunts title, European recognition]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Mon, 07 Jul 2014 09:20:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=Russian Football Premier League 2013/2014<![CDATA[Slimani: I don't want this dream to end]]>/worldcup/news/y=2014/m=6/news=slimani-i-don-t-want-this-dream-to-end-2387675.htmlIslam Slimani headed Algeria into the FIFA World Cup™ Round of 16 for the first time on Thursday. The striker spoke to FIFA.com shortly after making history.

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Fri, 27 Jun 2014 01:15:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil ™
<![CDATA[Goals record as group stage ends, Algeria create history]]>/worldcup/news/y=2014/m=6/news=goals-record-as-group-stage-ends-2387613.htmlFri, 27 Jun 2014 00:52:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil ™<![CDATA[Algeria book Germany date, eliminate Russia]]>/worldcup/matches/round=255931/match=300186506/match-report.htmlThu, 26 Jun 2014 22:52:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=Match SummaryTournament=2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil ™<![CDATA[Brahimi: Algerians have always been technical footballers]]>/worldcup/news/y=2014/m=6/news=brahimi-algerians-have-always-been-technical-footballers-2385472.html FIFA about Algeria's thrilling win over Korea Republic, his goal, why Vahid Halilhodzic employs different tactics from game to game, and the decisive showdown with Russia.]]>Thu, 26 Jun 2014 06:02:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil ™<![CDATA[Conclusion of the group stage]]>/worldcup/news/y=2014/m=6/news=conclusion-of-the-group-stage-2384813.htmlThu, 26 Jun 2014 01:42:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil ™<![CDATA[Capello: Moving abroad would help my players]]>/worldcup/news/y=2014/m=6/news=capello-moving-abroad-would-help-my-players-2386130.htmlWed, 25 Jun 2014 22:45:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil ™<![CDATA[Halilhodzic: Russia match could be historic]]>/worldcup/news/y=2014/m=6/news=halilhodzic-russia-match-could-be-historic-2385877.htmlAlgeria coach aims for the Round of 16 for the first time in the country's history.

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Wed, 25 Jun 2014 20:40:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil ™
<![CDATA[Djabou: Russia will come at Algeria]]>/worldcup/news/y=2014/m=6/news=djabou-russia-will-come-at-algeria-2384909.htmlFIFA.com about finding out he would be starting against Korea Republic, his fine performance in that game, Algeria's showdown with Russia and his desire to play in Europe.]]>Wed, 25 Jun 2014 16:22:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil ™<![CDATA[Ezequiel Garay agrees Zenit move]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Argentine international defender Ezequiel Garay is set to join Zenit St Petersburg from Benfica, the Portuguese club has confirmed.

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Wed, 25 Jun 2014 16:21:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=Russian Football Premier League 2013/2014
<![CDATA[Referee designations for matches 45-48]]>/worldcup/news/y=2014/m=6/news=referee-designations-for-matches-45-48-2384132.htmlTue, 24 Jun 2014 20:07:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil ™<![CDATA[Fayzulin: Capello told us we'd played well]]>/worldcup/news/y=2014/m=6/news=fayzulin-capello-told-us-we-d-played-well-2381697.htmlFIFA about Russia's disappointing loss to Belgium and why they must put thoughts of hosting the FIFA World Cup aside and focus on Algeria.]]>Mon, 23 Jun 2014 08:32:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil ™<![CDATA[Belgium stay perfect, desperate Portugal deny USA]]>/worldcup/news/y=2014/m=6/news=belgium-stay-perfect-desperate-portugal-deny-usa-2381890.htmlMon, 23 Jun 2014 03:26:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil ™<![CDATA[Sweet 16 for Belgium stars]]>/worldcup/news/y=2014/m=6/news=sweet-16-for-belgium-stars-2381718.htmlLes Diables Rouges qualified for the last 16 with a 1-0 win over Russia.]]>Mon, 23 Jun 2014 00:08:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil ™<![CDATA[Hazard hails late Belgian improvement]]>/worldcup/news/y=2014/m=6/news=hazard-we-didn-t-play-well-2381436.htmlSun, 22 Jun 2014 20:26:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil ™<![CDATA[Decisive Origi blasts Belgium through]]>/worldcup/matches/round=255931/match=300186481/match-report.htmlSun, 22 Jun 2014 18:59:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=Match SummaryTournament=2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil ™<![CDATA[Pre-tournament outsiders have points to prove]]>/worldcup/news/y=2014/m=6/news=pre-tournament-outsiders-have-points-to-prove-2379748.htmlFIFA.com previews Matchday 11.]]>Sun, 22 Jun 2014 01:20:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil ™<![CDATA[Ignashevich is living the dream]]>/worldcup/news/y=2014/m=6/news=ignashevich-i-never-dreamed-i-d-play-in-the-maracana-2379420.htmlFIFA about the chance to play at the Maracana, his childhood FIFA World Cup fantasies and bouncing back from their opening draw.]]>Sat, 21 Jun 2014 05:55:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil ™<![CDATA[TV viewing breaks records in first FIFA World Cup matches ]]>/worldcup/news/y=2014/m=6/news=tv-viewing-breaks-records-in-first-fifa-world-cup-matches-2378078.htmlSat, 21 Jun 2014 01:07:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=ReleaseTournament=2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil ™<![CDATA[Kompany misses second training day]]>/worldcup/news/y=2014/m=6/news=kompany-misses-second-training-day-2378786.htmlFri, 20 Jun 2014 16:48:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil ™<![CDATA[Referee designations for matches 30-32]]>/worldcup/news/y=2014/m=6/news=referee-designations-for-matches-30-32-2378450.htmlFIFA has announced the referees for the FIFA World Cup matches 30 to 32, which takes in USA-Portugal, Belgium-Russia and Korea Republic-Algeria.

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Fri, 20 Jun 2014 13:44:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil ™
<![CDATA[Norway and England stride on, Morgan stars on return]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=FIFA.com reviews midweek women’s international action from three continents led by Alex Morgan’s crucial contribution as USA held off an impressive France, while the race for Canada 2015 continues to intensity in Europe.]]>Fri, 20 Jun 2014 11:10:00 GMTArea=Football DevelopmentSection=WomenKind=News<![CDATA[Hazard: I don't deserve coach's praise ]]>/worldcup/news/y=2014/m=6/news=hazard-i-don-t-deserve-coach-s-praise-2375777.html FIFA.com, Eden Hazard discusses Belgium's FIFA World Cup hopes and Marc Wilmots' assertion that he can be one of the top five players in the world.]]>Thu, 19 Jun 2014 07:27:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil ™<![CDATA[De Bruyne: Patience pays off]]>/worldcup/news/y=2014/m=6/news=de-bruyne-patience-pays-off-2375746.htmlMan-of-the-match in Belgium's opening game victory against Algeria, Kevin De Bruyne says the side must be patient in the coming fixtures despite 'a lot being expected of them'.

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Wed, 18 Jun 2014 15:02:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil ™
<![CDATA[Capello backs Russian keeper Akinfeev]]>/worldcup/news/y=2014/m=6/news=capello-backs-russian-keeper-akinfeev-2375627.htmlFabio Capello pledged his support for Igor Akinfeev after his self-confessed "kids" error gave South Korea the lead in their Group H fixture.

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Wed, 18 Jun 2014 10:29:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil ™
<![CDATA[Berezutskiy: We were all nervous]]>/worldcup/news/y=2014/m=6/news=berezutskiy-we-were-all-nervous-2375588.htmlFIFA.com that nerves played their part, experience told and that he still has his sights trained on the last 16.]]>Wed, 18 Jun 2014 06:03:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil ™<![CDATA[Keunho: I was lucky]]>/worldcup/news/y=2014/m=6/news=keunho-i-was-lucky-2375580.htmlWed, 18 Jun 2014 05:43:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil ™<![CDATA[Hosts denied on a day of inspired substitutions]]>/worldcup/news/y=2014/m=6/news=hosts-denied-on-a-day-of-inspired-substitutions-2375576.htmlEl Tri goalkeeper Guillermo Ochoa, while Belgium revived to overcome a dogged Algeria, and Korea Republic and Russia battled to a hard-fought stalemate.]]>Wed, 18 Jun 2014 03:46:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil ™<![CDATA[Capello: Reaction was most important]]>/worldcup/news/y=2014/m=6/news=capello-reaction-was-most-important-2375550.htmlWed, 18 Jun 2014 01:27:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil ™<![CDATA[Russia, Korea Republic in disappointing draw]]>/worldcup/matches/round=255931/match=300186499/match-report.htmlWed, 18 Jun 2014 00:50:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=Match SummaryTournament=2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil ™<![CDATA[Ji: Belgium, Russia & Korea lack experience]]>/worldcup/news/y=2014/m=6/news=ji-belgium-russia-korea-lack-experience-2373621.htmlFIFA.com about the high expectations of Korea Republic's supporters, the players' growth since London 2012 and the lack of experience in Group H.]]>Tue, 17 Jun 2014 04:45:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil ™<![CDATA[Brazil return to action, final four make bow]]>/worldcup/news/y=2014/m=6/news=brazil-return-to-action-final-four-make-bow-2373352.htmlTue, 17 Jun 2014 01:55:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil ™<![CDATA[Capello names Russia captain]]>/worldcup/news/y=2014/m=6/news=capello-names-russia-captain-2374158.htmlCSKA Moscow defender Vasily Berezutskiy is given the Russia captaincy by Fabio Capello, on the strength of his ability to communicate with match officials.

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Mon, 16 Jun 2014 22:31:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil ™
<![CDATA[Swiss dominate Euro headlines, USA open new era]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=FIFA.com reviews all the weekend international action in women’s football headlined by an historic breakthrough for Switzerland amid a heavy schedule of European matches, while USA have continued their winning home form.]]>Mon, 16 Jun 2014 15:56:00 GMTArea=Football DevelopmentSection=WomenKind=News<![CDATA[Fayzulin: I like the way the South Koreans move]]>/worldcup/news/y=2014/m=6/news=fayzulin-i-like-the-way-the-south-koreans-move-2371916.htmlFIFA about his rapid rise from the Russian second flight to Brazil 2014, and his admiration for Korea Republic’s players.]]>Mon, 16 Jun 2014 07:35:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil ™<![CDATA[Referee designations for matches 15-17]]>/worldcup/news/y=2014/m=6/news=referee-designations-for-matches-15-17-2372680.htmlSun, 15 Jun 2014 19:42:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil ™<![CDATA['Point to prove' for Capello's Russia]]>/worldcup/news/y=2014/m=6/news=point-to-prove-for-capello-s-russia-2371345.htmlSat, 14 Jun 2014 17:13:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil ™<![CDATA[Kerzhakov: We want to win over our fans]]>/worldcup/news/y=2014/m=6/news=kerzhakov-we-want-to-win-over-our-fans-2369462.htmlFIFA.com on trying to inspire their fans, making up for lost time and the rise of a new generation of Sbornaya stars.]]>Fri, 13 Jun 2014 12:31:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil ™<![CDATA[The squads in numbers ]]>/worldcup/news/y=2014/m=6/news=07-06-the-squads-in-numbers-2355640.htmlFIFA.com takes a statistical look at the Brazil 2014 squads.]]>Sat, 07 Jun 2014 14:04:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil ™