<![CDATA[FIFA.com - News]]>http://www.fifa.com/index.htmlenCopyright ©1994 - 2014 FIFA. All rights reservedMon, 31 Aug 2015 08:57:00 GMTTue, 01 Sep 2015 17:21:27 GMTFIFA.comFIFA.comhttp://www.fifa.com/imgml/rssheader.gif http://www.fifa.com/index.html13928FIFA.com RSS<![CDATA[Roma snap up Dinamo Moscow's Vainqueur ]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Mon, 31 Aug 2015 08:57:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=Serie A TIM 2014/2015<![CDATA[Samara sink Zenit, Anzhi take down Spartak]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Reigning champions Zenit St. Petersburg hopes of retaining their title suffered another setback following a 3-1 defeat at the hands of promoted Samara on Saturday and Spartak Moscow failed to capitalize on Zenit's flop as they suffered a 2-1 defeat at the hands of another promoted side Anzhi Makhachkala.

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Sat, 29 Aug 2015 18:43:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=SOGAZ Russian Football Championship 2015/2016
<![CDATA[Champions League draw smiles on Barça, Man Utd]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=The draw for the 2015/16 UEFA Champions League group stages was made in Monaco today, with the winner of the competition ultimately going on to compete at the FIFA Club World Cup in 2016.

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Thu, 27 Aug 2015 18:08:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=UEFA Champions League 2015/2016
<![CDATA[United ease past Brugge, CSKA stage comeback]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Wed, 26 Aug 2015 22:41:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=UEFA Champions League 2015/2016<![CDATA[Germany head quartet already confirmed for Confederations Cup]]>/confederationscup/news/y=2015/m=8/news=germany-head-quartet-already-confirmed-for-confederations-cup-2672714.htmlFIFA.com takes a look at those nations which have already qualified for the FIFA Confederations Cup, and the route on offer for the four remaining slots.]]>Wed, 26 Aug 2015 11:16:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA Confederations Cup Russia 2017<![CDATA[Tradition and success at CSKA]]>/news/y=2009/m=12/news=tradition-and-success-cska-1143047.htmlIn the latest instalment of our series on Classic Clubs, FIFA.com looks at CSKA Moscow, well established among Russia's most successful clubs.

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Wed, 26 Aug 2015 09:20:00 GMTArea=ClassicSection=ClubsKind=News
<![CDATA[Salinas counting down the days to Chile 2015]]>/u17worldcup/news/y=2015/m=8/news=salinas-counting-down-the-days-to-chile-2015-2673029.htmlFIFA.com spoke to Costa Rica defender Yostin Salinas, who in the midst of preparing for the FIFA U-17 World Cup Chile 2015, is also looking after his studies, keeping up with Barcelona and Atletico Madrid, living independently and much more.

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Tue, 25 Aug 2015 22:25:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA U-17 World Cup Chile 2015
<![CDATA[Man Utd, Lazio aim for Champions League group stage]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Tue, 25 Aug 2015 00:15:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=UEFA Champions League 2015/2016<![CDATA[Zenit beat Rubin, Samara thrash Kuban Krasnodar]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Reigning champions Zenit St. Petersburg beat struggling Rubin Kazan 3-1 on Monday to move into second place in the Russian Premier League as newly-promoted Samara thrashed visitors Kuban Krasnodar 3-0.

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Mon, 24 Aug 2015 18:44:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=SOGAZ Russian Football Championship 2015/2016
<![CDATA[CSKA extend winning run, Spartak sink Amkar]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Russian Premier League leaders CSKA Moscow battled from a goal down to beat visiting Rostov 2-1 on Saturday to extend their winning run to six as Spartak Moscow beat Amkar Perm 3-1.

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Sat, 22 Aug 2015 19:45:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=SOGAZ Russian Football Championship 2015/2016
<![CDATA[CSKA and Zenit look to regroup in Russia]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Russian Premier League leaders CSKA Moscow focusonce more on domestic action after defeat to Sporting CP in the UEFA Champions League qualifiers, while Zenit St Petersburg will look to bounce back after defeat to FC Krasnodar last week.

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Fri, 21 Aug 2015 08:22:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=SOGAZ Russian Football Championship 2015/2016
<![CDATA[Depay double downs Brugge, Lazio edge Leverkusen]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=A brace from Memphis Depay helped Manchester United to a 3-1 win over Club Brugge in the UEFA Champions League on Tuesday, while Lazio edged Bayer Leverkusen 1-0 and Sporting Lisbon left it late to beat CSKA Moscow 2-1.

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Tue, 18 Aug 2015 22:19:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=UEFA Champions League 2015/2016
<![CDATA[United confident for Club Brugge, Celtic wary of Malmo]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Mon, 17 Aug 2015 00:34:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=UEFA Champions League 2015/2016<![CDATA[Zenit lose ground on CSKA, Rubin get off the mark]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Reigning champions Zenit St. Petersburg missed the chance to join CSKA Moscow at the top of the Russian Premier League after suffering a 2-0 home defeat to FC Krasnodar, while Rubin Kazan chalked up their first win with a 1-0 success at Kuban Krasnodar.

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Sat, 15 Aug 2015 20:50:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=SOGAZ Russian Football Championship 2015/2016
<![CDATA[CSKA keep up perfect start with Spartak win]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Fri, 14 Aug 2015 21:03:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=SOGAZ Russian Football Championship 2015/2016<![CDATA[Doumbia returns to CSKA]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=CSKA Moscow announced that 27-year-old forward Seydou Doumbia has returned to the club on a season-long loan from Italian Serie A side Roma.

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Mon, 10 Aug 2015 19:19:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=SOGAZ Russian Football Championship 2015/2016
<![CDATA[Danny keeps Zenit top, CSKA, Spartak win]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Sun, 09 Aug 2015 18:27:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=SOGAZ Russian Football Championship 2015/2016<![CDATA[Lokomotiv steam ahead in Russia]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Lokomotiv Moscow went top of the Russian Premier League table following a 3-1 away win to Ural Yekaterinburg, while city rivals Dynamo Moscow battled back from a goal down twice to defeat Anzhi Makhachkala 3-2.

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Sat, 08 Aug 2015 19:08:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=SOGAZ Russian Football Championship 2015/2016
<![CDATA[Slutsky succeeds Capello as Russia coach]]>/worldcup/news/y=2015/m=8/news=slutsky-succeeds-capello-as-russia-coach-2669776.htmlFri, 07 Aug 2015 08:23:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=2018 FIFA World Cup Russia (TM)<![CDATA[Draw marks the way to Chile 2015 glory]]>/u17worldcup/news/y=2015/m=8/news=draw-marks-the-way-to-chile-2015-glory-2669665.htmlFri, 07 Aug 2015 01:07:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA U-17 World Cup Chile 2015<![CDATA[Rubin's M'Vila loaned to Sunderland]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Thu, 06 Aug 2015 09:29:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=Barclays Premier League 2014/2015<![CDATA[Celtic stand firm in Baku, Shakhtar progress]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Scottish champions Celtic did just enough to progress from the UEFA Champions League third qualifying round with a 1-0 win on aggregate over Qarabag, while Shakhtar Donetsk eliminated Fenerbahce.

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Wed, 05 Aug 2015 21:10:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=UEFA Champions League 2015/2016
<![CDATA[Recycling a success at Russia 2018 Preliminary Draw]]>/worldcup/news/y=2015/m=8/news=recycling-a-success-at-russia-2018-preliminary-draw-2669214.htmlTue, 04 Aug 2015 11:31:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=Preliminary DrawKind=NewsTournament=2018 FIFA World Cup Russia (TM)<![CDATA[Lokomotiv drop points, Rostov remain unbeaten]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Lokomotiv Moscow missed the chance to go level on points at the top of the Russian Premier League after being held 1-1 by Dynamo in Sunday's Moscow derby, while Rostov remain unbeaten after a goalless draw at home to Krasnodar.

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Sun, 02 Aug 2015 19:33:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=SOGAZ Russian Football Championship 2015/2016
<![CDATA[Zenit, CSKA make it three from three]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Sat, 01 Aug 2015 19:31:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=SOGAZ Russian Football Championship 2015/2016<![CDATA[Brothers, trebles and a taxi driver]]>/news/y=2015/m=7/news=brothers-trebles-and-a-taxi-driver-2668441.htmlFIFA.com's latest stats review, along with a speedy strike and siblings.]]>Wed, 29 Jul 2015 06:48:00 GMTArea=News CentreSection=Week in StatsKind=News<![CDATA[Monaco win at Young Boys, Fener held]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Monaco put one foot into the UEFA Champions League play-off round with a 3-1 win away to Swiss side Young Boys, while Turkish giants Fenerbahce were held to a goalless draw at home to Shakhtar Donetsk.

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Tue, 28 Jul 2015 21:08:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=UEFA Champions League 2015/2016
<![CDATA[Inspirational branding takes the stage]]>/worldcup/news/y=2015/m=7/news=inspirational-branding-takes-the-stage-2666747.htmlMon, 27 Jul 2015 15:30:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=Preliminary DrawKind=NewsTournament=2018 FIFA World Cup Russia (TM)<![CDATA[Ronaldo: It’ll be four from five]]>/worldcup/news/y=2015/m=7/news=ronaldo-it-ll-be-four-from-five-2667888.htmlSun, 26 Jul 2015 18:07:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=Preliminary DrawKind=NewsTournament=2018 FIFA World Cup Russia (TM)<![CDATA[Dates set for European qualifying fixtures]]>/worldcup/news/y=2015/m=7/news=dates-set-for-european-qualifying-fixtures-2667948.htmlSun, 26 Jul 2015 11:25:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=Preliminary DrawKind=NewsTournament=2018 FIFA World Cup Russia (TM)<![CDATA[Cannavaro: It will be an interesting battle]]>/worldcup/news/y=2015/m=7/news=cannavaro-it-will-be-an-interesting-battle-2667881.htmlFabio Cannavaro, a FIFA World Cup winner with Italy in 2006, looks ahead to the European Zone qualifiers after assisting at the Russia 2018 Preliminary Draw.

 

 
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Sat, 25 Jul 2015 22:01:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=Preliminary DrawKind=NewsTournament=2018 FIFA World Cup Russia (TM)
<![CDATA[Eto’o: The gap has closed a lot]]>/worldcup/news/y=2015/m=7/news=eto-o-the-gap-has-closed-a-lot-2667840.htmlSat, 25 Jul 2015 22:01:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=Preliminary DrawKind=NewsTournament=2018 FIFA World Cup Russia (TM)<![CDATA[The Preliminary Draw results in full]]>/worldcup/news/y=2015/m=7/news=the-preliminary-draw-results-in-full-2667929.html

FIFA.com rounds up the results from the Preliminary Draw for the 2018 FIFA World Cup Russia, which took place at the Konstantin Palace in St. Petersburg on Saturday 25 July.]]>
Sat, 25 Jul 2015 21:37:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=Preliminary DrawKind=NewsTournament=2018 FIFA World Cup Russia (TM)
<![CDATA[Heavyweights and old enemies meet in Europe]]>/worldcup/news/y=2015/m=7/news=heavyweights-and-old-enemies-meet-in-europe-2667885.htmlFIFA.com takes a closer look at the groups in the European Zone, where Spain meet Italy, France take on the Netherlands and Sweden, and England reprise their old rivalry with Scotland. ]]>Sat, 25 Jul 2015 18:53:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=Preliminary DrawKind=NewsTournament=2018 FIFA World Cup Russia (TM)<![CDATA[Team Base Camp e-brochure expands geographic reach of Russia 2018]]>/worldcup/news/y=2015/m=7/news=team-base-camp-e-brochure-expands-geographic-reach-of-2018-fifa-world--2667370.htmlSat, 25 Jul 2015 14:03:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=2018 FIFA World Cup Russia (TM)<![CDATA[Stellar names lend a hand]]>/worldcup/news/y=2015/m=7/news=stellar-names-lend-a-hand-2667205.htmlFIFA.com takes you on a trip down memory lane by looking back at the careers of the star-studded Draw Assistants. ]]>Fri, 24 Jul 2015 16:40:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=Preliminary DrawKind=NewsTournament=2018 FIFA World Cup Russia (TM)<![CDATA[Russia 2018 philatelic items revealed ]]>/worldcup/news/y=2015/m=7/news=russia-2018-philatelic-items-revealed-2667101.htmlMarka Publishing and Trading Center, presented the first philatelic items that have been created to celebrate the tournament.]]>Fri, 24 Jul 2015 12:55:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=2018 FIFA World Cup Russia (TM)<![CDATA[RELIVE: Organising Committee press conference]]>/worldcup/news/y=2015/m=7/news=organising-committee-press-conference-to-stream-live-on-fifa-com-2667038.htmlFri, 24 Jul 2015 09:25:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=Preliminary DrawKind=NewsTournament=2018 FIFA World Cup Russia (TM)<![CDATA[Smertin replaces Hulk as draw assistant]]>/worldcup/news/y=2015/m=7/news=smertin-replaces-hulk-as-draw-assistant-2667066.htmlFri, 24 Jul 2015 07:09:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=LOCKind=NewsTournament=2018 FIFA World Cup Russia (TM)<![CDATA[Wide-ranging sustainability strategy in place for the 2018 FIFA World Cup™ ]]>/worldcup/news/y=2015/m=7/news=wide-ranging-sustainability-strategy-in-place-for-the-2018-fifa-world--2666924.htmlThu, 23 Jul 2015 09:32:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=ReleaseTournament=2018 FIFA World Cup Russia (TM)<![CDATA[Russia's dream starts here]]>/worldcup/news/y=2015/m=7/news=russia-s-dream-starts-here-2666627.htmlWed, 22 Jul 2015 17:26:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=Preliminary DrawKind=NewsTournament=2018 FIFA World Cup Russia (TM)<![CDATA[Follow the Preliminary Draw on FIFA.com]]>/worldcup/news/y=2015/m=7/news=follow-the-preliminary-draw-on-fifa-com-2665221.htmlFIFA.com.]]>Wed, 22 Jul 2015 17:01:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=Preliminary DrawKind=NewsTournament=2018 FIFA World Cup Russia (TM)<![CDATA[RELIVE: Russia 2018 sustainability launch ]]>/worldcup/news/y=2015/m=7/news=russia-2018-sustainability-launch-to-be-streamed-live-2666752.htmlWed, 22 Jul 2015 16:46:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=Preliminary DrawKind=NewsTournament=2018 FIFA World Cup Russia (TM)<![CDATA[Ronaldo caps all-star cast of Draw Assistants]]>/worldcup/news/y=2015/m=7/news=hulk-caps-all-star-cast-of-draw-assistants-2666612.htmlFormer Brazil striker and two-time FIFA World Cup winner Ronaldo rounds out the list of star-studded Draw Assistants who will help unveil the road to the 2018 FIFA World Cup Russia on Saturday. 

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Wed, 22 Jul 2015 09:00:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=2018 FIFA World Cup Russia (TM)
<![CDATA[The Preliminary Draw in numbers]]>/worldcup/news/y=2015/m=7/news=the-preliminary-draw-in-numbers-2665218.htmlFIFA.com looks at some statistics from the qualifying competition's history and some other records on the verge of crashing.]]>Tue, 21 Jul 2015 14:48:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=Preliminary DrawKind=NewsTournament=2018 FIFA World Cup Russia (TM)<![CDATA[Rajkovic relishing draw role ]]>/worldcup/news/y=2015/m=7/news=rajkovic-relishing-draw-role-2665820.htmlTue, 21 Jul 2015 09:12:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=2018 FIFA World Cup Russia (TM)<![CDATA[Portugal end ten-year wait amid new highs on sand]]>/beachsoccerworldcup/news/y=2015/m=7/news=portugal-end-ten-year-wait-amid-new-highs-on-sand-2666518.htmlTue, 21 Jul 2015 03:32:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA Beach Soccer World Cup Portugal 2015<![CDATA[Russia bounce back to grab third]]>/beachsoccerworldcup/matches/round=273817/match=300318439/match-report.htmlRussia bounced back from their semi-final defeat to convincingly claim third place in the FIFA Beach Soccer World Cup with a 5-2 win over Italy.

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Sun, 19 Jul 2015 18:03:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=Match SummaryTournament=FIFA Beach Soccer World Cup Portugal 2015
<![CDATA[Portuguese spirit wins through as Tahiti make history]]>/beachsoccerworldcup/news/y=2015/m=7/news=portuguese-spirit-wins-through-as-tahiti-make-history-2666046.htmlSat, 18 Jul 2015 23:21:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA Beach Soccer World Cup Portugal 2015<![CDATA[CSKA kick off with win, Rostov, Terek draw]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Sat, 18 Jul 2015 20:28:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=SOGAZ Russian Football Championship 2015/2016