<![CDATA[FIFA.com - News]]>http://www.fifa.com/index.htmlenCopyright ©1994 - 2014 FIFA. All rights reservedMon, 07 Apr 2014 14:52:00 GMTMon, 07 Apr 2014 21:54:44 GMTFIFA.comFIFA.comhttp://www.fifa.com/imgml/rssheader.gif http://www.fifa.com/index.html13928FIFA.com RSS<![CDATA[Blatter remembers Rwandan genocide]]>http://www.fifa.com/aboutfifa/organisation/president/news/newsid=2315792/index.html?cid=rssfeed&att=Mon, 07 Apr 2014 14:52:00 GMTArea=OrganisationSection=PresidentKind=News<![CDATA[FIFA to discuss future of Africa’s football development in Marrakech]]>http://www.fifa.com/aboutfifa/news/newsid=2247244/index.html?cid=rssfeed&att=Thu, 19 Dec 2013 17:58:00 GMTArea=Football DevelopmentSection=GenericKind=News<![CDATA[20 Centres: A real success story]]>http://www.fifa.com/aboutfifa/socialresponsibility/news/newsid=2218395/index.html?cid=rssfeed&att=Wed, 06 Nov 2013 14:02:00 GMTArea=SocialSection=FFH - CentersKind=News<![CDATA[Ten left standing after wild weekend in Africa]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Sun, 08 Sep 2013 19:32:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA WC 2014 Prel. Comp. African Zone<![CDATA[Big names return on final group day]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Fri, 06 Sep 2013 01:11:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA WC 2014 Prel. Comp. African Zone<![CDATA[Favourites made to wait in Africa]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Sun, 09 Jun 2013 21:25:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA WC 2014 Prel. Comp. African Zone<![CDATA[Salah keeps Egypt cruising, Togo triumph]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Mohamed Salah's hat-trick for Egypt in their 4-2 win in Zimbabwe has put the Pharaohs on the brink of the final round of African qualifying for the 2014 FIFA World Cup™, while Togo earned a big win over Cameroon.

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Sun, 09 Jun 2013 15:29:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA WC 2014 Prel. Comp. African Zone
<![CDATA[African trio eye final round spots]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=FIFA.com previews a potentially pivotal matchday on the Mother Continent.]]>Fri, 07 Jun 2013 06:28:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA WC 2014 Prel. Comp. African Zone<![CDATA[Milutin fired as Rwanda coach]]>http://www.fifa.com/worldcup/preliminaries/news/newsid=2060446/index.html?cid=rssfeed&att=Rwanda have parted company with Sredojovic Milutin after the African side have so far struggled in qualifying for the 2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil™, claiming just one point in Group E.

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Thu, 18 Apr 2013 14:05:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA WC 2014 Prel. Comp. African Zone
<![CDATA[Favourites struggle as Eto'o returns]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=The last two African champions only managed draws in the latest round of African qualifying for 2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil™, but Cameroon icon Samuel Eto'o led his side to victory over Togo with a brace. FIFA.com reviews the action.

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Sun, 24 Mar 2013 19:44:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA WC 2014 Prel. Comp. African Zone
<![CDATA[African aspirants resume journey]]>http://www.fifa.com/worldcup/preliminaries/news/newsid=2039515/index.html?cid=rssfeed&att=Thu, 21 Mar 2013 14:34:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA WC 2014 Prel. Comp. African Zone<![CDATA[Busy year for African hopefuls]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=2012 has seen a few surprises in the African qualifying zone for the FIFA World Cup™ as the campaign reaches its midpoint. There's still all to play for in 2013 as the continent cuts down from 52 countries to five representatives.

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Wed, 26 Dec 2012 09:37:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA WC 2014 Prel. Comp. African Zone
<![CDATA[Ethiopia hosts Centre workshop ]]>http://www.fifa.com/aboutfifa/socialresponsibility/news/newsid=1943826/index.html?cid=rssfeed&att=Fri, 23 Nov 2012 11:11:00 GMTArea=SocialSection=FFH - CentersKind=News<![CDATA[What is international football’s biggest rivalry?]]>http://www.fifa.com/world-match-centre/news/newsid/189/347/8/index.html?cid=rssfeed&att=FIFA.com wants to know what you feel is the biggest rivalry in the international game.]]>Tue, 13 Nov 2012 10:36:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=National TeamsKind=Have Your Say<![CDATA[Hope through football in rebounding Rwanda]]>http://www.fifa.com/aboutfifa/socialresponsibility/news/newsid=1713825/index.html?cid=rssfeed&att=Wed, 03 Oct 2012 08:04:00 GMTArea=SocialSection=Football for HopeKind=News<![CDATA[Hosts slam doors in AFCON preliminaries]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Mon, 18 Jun 2012 00:41:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA Confederations Cup Brazil 2013<![CDATA[Cameroon, Uganda among qualifiers]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Sat, 16 Jun 2012 21:09:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=National TeamsKind=News<![CDATA[Nigeria down Rwanda to reach next round]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Sat, 16 Jun 2012 20:08:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=National TeamsKind=News<![CDATA[Late goals go North Africa's way]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Libya and Egypt both secured dramatic late wins on Sunday as Africa's FIFA World Cup™ qualifying group stage continued in thrilling fashion.

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Sun, 10 Jun 2012 22:29:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA WC 2014 Prel. Comp. African Zone
<![CDATA[Crunch clashes come early in Africa]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=FIFA.com previews a heavy schedule of crucial fixtures in Africa.]]>Fri, 08 Jun 2012 04:18:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA WC 2014 Prel. Comp. African Zone<![CDATA[Elephants rumble as Zambia stumble]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Sat, 02 Jun 2012 23:36:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA WC 2014 Prel. Comp. African Zone<![CDATA[African favourites seek home comfort]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Thu, 31 May 2012 02:41:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA WC 2014 Prel. Comp. African Zone<![CDATA[Giants march through, Stars shine on]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Mon, 09 Apr 2012 07:03:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=News<![CDATA[Tunisian clubs survive continental scares]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Reigning champions Esperance and fellow Tunisians Etoile Sahel both came from behind to claim victory in the CAF Champions League, while Al Hilal cruised in their tie, scoring five.

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Sat, 07 Apr 2012 12:31:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=News
<![CDATA[Former champions draw as road begins]]>http://www.fifa.com/world-match-centre/news/newsid/160/576/0/index.html?cid=rssfeed&att=The beginning of the CAF Champions League qualifying first round saw four former winners of the trophy draw, including title-holders Esperance who were held by Wajdi Bouazzi to a 1-1 result in Gambia.

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Sun, 25 Mar 2012 14:20:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=News
<![CDATA[Senegalese, South African champs fall]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Mon, 05 Mar 2012 05:39:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=News<![CDATA[Surprises continue in Africa]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Thu, 01 Mar 2012 01:48:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA Confederations Cup Brazil 2013<![CDATA[Congo DR take advantage, Nigeria held]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Cape Verde Islands and Congo DR secured vital away wins over Madagascar and Seychelles in CAF Africa Cup of Nations 2013 qualifying, while Nigeria and Ethiopia were held to goalless draws with Rwanda and Benin respectively.

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Wed, 29 Feb 2012 21:27:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=National TeamsKind=News
<![CDATA[Nigeria bank on Odemwingie for goals]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Tue, 28 Feb 2012 10:53:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=National TeamsKind=NewsTournament=Barclays Premier League 2013/2014<![CDATA[Rwanda banking on youth]]>http://www.fifa.com/aboutfifa/organisation/homefifa/news/newsid=1576784/index.html?cid=rssfeed&att=Tue, 31 Jan 2012 08:06:00 GMTArea=OrganisationSection=Home of FifaKind=News<![CDATA[Brandts: Rwanda improving rapidly]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=FIFA.com about coaching in Rwanda, the best Netherlands side ever, and why four players from that Dutch team have coached in Africa.]]>Fri, 25 Nov 2011 14:50:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=News<![CDATA[Adebayor leads Togo as minnows fall]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Tue, 15 Nov 2011 20:51:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA WC 2014 Prel. Comp. African Zone<![CDATA[Africa's away teams find joy]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Fri, 11 Nov 2011 21:17:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA WC 2014 Prel. Comp. African Zone<![CDATA[First roll of the dice for African hopefuls]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Thu, 10 Nov 2011 05:22:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA WC 2014 Prel. Comp. African Zone<![CDATA[Africa sets off on road to Brazil]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Wed, 09 Nov 2011 07:38:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA WC 2014 Prel. Comp. African Zone<![CDATA[Serbia's Sredojevic named Rwanda coach]]>http://www.fifa.com/world-match-centre/news/newsid/153/561/2/index.html?cid=rssfeed&att=Rwanda have brought in Serbian coach Milutin Sredojevic, formerly of Sudan, to replace the departing Sellas Tetteh who guided them through an unsuccessful 2012 CAF African Cup of Nations attempt.

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Tue, 01 Nov 2011 11:32:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=National TeamsKind=News
<![CDATA[Expectations thrown in African whirlwind]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Mon, 10 Oct 2011 01:26:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=National TeamsKind=News<![CDATA[Toure brothers lift Côte d’Ivoire]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Kolo and Yaya Toure both scored to seal a 2-1 win for Côte d’Ivoire over Burundi, completing their perfect run in 2012 CAF African Cup of Nations qualifying, while Rwanda were boosted by a 1-0 win over Benin.

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Sun, 09 Oct 2011 19:36:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=National TeamsKind=News
<![CDATA[Leaders stay close in Angola, Zambia]]>http://www.fifa.com/world-match-centre/news/newsid/150/942/2/index.html?cid=rssfeed&att=Mon, 12 Sep 2011 18:19:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=News<![CDATA[Tetteh resigns as Rwanda coach]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Tue, 06 Sep 2011 15:10:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=National TeamsKind=News<![CDATA[Duo qualify as final day looms]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Senegal and Burkina Faso were the big winners over the weekend as the pair booked passage to the 2012 CAF Africa Cup of Nations, but seven groups remain up for grabs with one qualifying round to go.

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Mon, 05 Sep 2011 03:43:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=National TeamsKind=News
<![CDATA[Niger edge closer, Uganda stumble]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Niger edged closer to qualifying for next year's CAF Africa Cup of Nations with a win over South Africa, while Uganda lost to Angola and Nigeria beat Madagascar.

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Sun, 04 Sep 2011 19:35:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=National TeamsKind=News
<![CDATA[Burkinabe through, Egypt crash out]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Burkina Faso booked their place at the 2012 CAF Africa Cup of Nations, while defending champions Egypt crashed out to Sierra Leone.

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Sat, 03 Sep 2011 21:26:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=National TeamsKind=News
<![CDATA[Do or die weekend in Africa]]>http://www.fifa.com/world-match-centre/news/newsid/150/259/2/index.html?cid=rssfeed&att=Thu, 01 Sep 2011 06:57:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=National TeamsKind=News<![CDATA[Foxes hungry for more prey]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Algeria will remain hopeful of a second successive FIFA World Cup finals after their Group H draw, but they will need to remain consistent with Mali ready to pounce and Benin hoping to spring a surprise.

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Wed, 03 Aug 2011 09:47:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=Group AnalysisTournament=FIFA WC 2014 Prel. Comp. African Zone
<![CDATA[Uzbeks advance as England impress]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Sun, 26 Jun 2011 02:32:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA U-17 World Cup Mexico 2011<![CDATA[Stalemate sends Canada, Rwanda out]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Sat, 25 Jun 2011 22:50:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=Match SummaryTournament=FIFA U-17 World Cup Mexico 2011<![CDATA[Desperation drives Canada, Rwanda]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Thu, 23 Jun 2011 20:46:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=Match PreviewTournament=FIFA U-17 World Cup Mexico 2011<![CDATA[Buteera leads Rwanda’s road forward]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=FIFA.com caught up with Rwandan creator Andrew Buteera, who spoke frankly about his country's troubled past and his young team's place in an increasingly bright future.]]>Thu, 23 Jun 2011 18:39:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA U-17 World Cup Mexico 2011<![CDATA[Uruguay advance as records fall ]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=In an action-packed matchday five, Uruguay won late to qualify for the next round, Canada’s goalkeeper made history with an equaliser against England, and Uzbekistan shocked the USA.

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Thu, 23 Jun 2011 02:36:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA U-17 World Cup Mexico 2011