<![CDATA[FIFA.com - News]]>http://www.fifa.com/index.htmlenCopyright ©1994 - 2014 FIFA. All rights reservedSat, 25 Jul 2015 21:37:00 GMTMon, 27 Jul 2015 15:43:33 GMTFIFA.comFIFA.comhttp://www.fifa.com/imgml/rssheader.gif http://www.fifa.com/index.html13928FIFA.com RSS<![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[Can anyone topple the Kiwis?]]>/worldcup/news/y=2015/m=7/news=can-anyone-topple-the-kiwis-2667591.htmlSat, 25 Jul 2015 18:39:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=Preliminary DrawKind=NewsTournament=2018 FIFA World Cup Russia (TM)<![CDATA[Oceanian legacy key to coaching workshop ]]>/u20worldcup/news/y=2015/m=6/news=oceanian-legacy-key-to-coaching-workshop-2621311.htmlFIFA.com reports from a regional workshop in Auckland that saw coaches from each of the OFC member associations analyse and learn from the ongoing FIFA U-20 World Cup.]]>Mon, 08 Jun 2015 01:48:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA U-20 World Cup New Zealand 2015<![CDATA[Lucky seven for Auckland amid growing rivalry]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=FIFA.com looks back at the recent OFC Champions League where two weeks of intense competition were marked by tight matches and numerous high-quality contests, before holders Auckland City eventually prevailed to maintain their continental dominance.]]>Mon, 27 Apr 2015 10:11:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=OFC Champions League 2014/2015<![CDATA[Oceania aspirants eye Auckland’s crown]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=FIFA.com previews the OFC Champions League where a host of debutants and newly-strengthened familiar faces are aiming to end the four-year hegemony of New Zealand’s Auckland City.]]>Fri, 10 Apr 2015 23:05:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=OFC Champions League 2014/2015<![CDATA[Solomon Islands champs complete Oceania line-up]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Thu, 12 Feb 2015 06:44:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=OFC Champions League 2014/2015<![CDATA[Hard-won success for New Zealand as gap closes]]>/u17worldcup/news/y=2015/m=1/news=hard-won-success-for-new-zealand-as-gap-closes-2512278.htmlWed, 28 Jan 2015 13:59:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA U-17 World Cup Chile 2015<![CDATA[Full set on the starting blocks for Oceania’s Chile charge]]>/u17worldcup/news/y=2015/m=1/news=full-set-on-the-starting-blocks-for-oceania-s-chile-charge-2505145.htmlMon, 12 Jan 2015 09:43:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA U-17 World Cup Chile 2015<![CDATA[Samoa side top Polynesian quartet]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Mon, 13 Oct 2014 07:00:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=News<![CDATA[Island nations edge closer to Auckland benchmark]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Mon, 19 May 2014 10:32:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=OFC Champions League 2013/2014<![CDATA[Last four line up in Oceania]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Mon, 21 Apr 2014 04:36:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=OFC Champions League 2013/2014<![CDATA[Blatter shares in Samoa's sadness]]>http://www.fifa.com/classicfootball/news/newsid=2316875/index.html?cid=rssfeed&att=Wed, 09 Apr 2014 17:08:00 GMTArea=ClassicSection=ObituariesKind=News<![CDATA[Oceania contenders on the starting blocks]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=FIFA.com previews the tournament.]]>Sun, 06 Apr 2014 20:11:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=OFC Champions League 2013/2014<![CDATA[Road to Oceanian glory laid out]]>http://www.fifa.com/world-match-centre/news/newsid/227/590/8/index.html?cid=rssfeed&att=Fri, 07 Feb 2014 07:22:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=News<![CDATA['Live Your Goals' in January]]>/development/news/y=2014/m=2/news=live-your-goals-january-2274292.htmlFIFA.com reviews the 'LYG' programme at the start of 2014.]]>Mon, 03 Feb 2014 13:50:00 GMTArea=Football DevelopmentSection=Live your goalsKind=News<![CDATA[Tahiti lead Oceania's breakthrough year]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=FIFA.com looks back at a historic year for Oceanian football as Tahiti firstly competed at the FIFA Confederations Cup 2013 before welcoming the world by hosting the region’s first FIFA tournament.]]>Tue, 31 Dec 2013 09:23:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=National TeamsKind=News<![CDATA[Magic and milestones on Oceania journey]]>/worldcup/news/y=2013/m=11/news=magic-and-milestones-oceania-journey-2227009.htmlFIFA.com reviews Oceania's two-year FIFA World Cup™ odyssey which produced numerous historic moments and no little emotion.]]>Thu, 21 Nov 2013 02:19:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=Final DrawKind=NewsTournament=2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil ™<![CDATA[Dual goal for women’s football in Samoa]]>/development/news/y=2013/m=10/news=dual-goal-for-women-football-samoa-2207153.htmlMon, 28 Oct 2013 06:43:00 GMTArea=Football DevelopmentSection=WomenKind=News<![CDATA[Building for further Oceania sand-based success]]>/tournaments/archive/beachsoccerworldcup/tahiti2013/news/y=2013/m=9/news=building-for-further-oceania-sand-based-success-2182737.htmlMon, 30 Sep 2013 08:55:00 GMTArea=Football DevelopmentSection=Beach SoccerKind=NewsTournament=FIFA Beach Soccer World Cup Tahiti 2013<![CDATA[Siblings who went their separate ways ]]>/news/y=2013/m=9/news=siblings-who-went-their-separate-ways-2182037.htmlThere have been several cases of siblings choosing to represent different countries in football, and FIFA.com takes a look at a few examples of this phenomenon from past and present. 

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Fri, 27 Sep 2013 19:22:58 GMTArea=News CentreSection=Off The BallKind=News
<![CDATA[FIFA and OFC define development priorities]]>/development/news/y=2013/m=9/news=fifa-and-ofc-define-development-priorities-2174572.htmlMon, 16 Sep 2013 14:03:00 GMTArea=Football DevelopmentSection=FootballKind=News<![CDATA[Goal projects boost Samoa]]>/development/news/y=2013/m=8/news=goal-project-boost-for-samoa-2157665.htmlMon, 26 Aug 2013 11:33:00 GMTArea=Football DevelopmentSection=Goal ProgrammeKind=News<![CDATA[Development boost for the women’s game in Oceania]]>/development/news/y=2013/m=5/news=development-boost-for-the-women-game-oceania-2079572.htmlWed, 15 May 2013 06:33:00 GMTArea=Football DevelopmentSection=WomenKind=News<![CDATA[Cahill: My passion is as strong as ever]]>/worldcup/news/y=2013/m=4/news=cahill-passion-strong-ever-2057869.htmlFIFA.com about his international career, the Socceroos' Brazil 2014 ambitions, new life in New York, giving back to the game and how a Samoan heritage shaped his personality.]]>Mon, 15 Apr 2013 02:50:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=InterviewTournament=FIFA WC 2014 Prel. Comp. Asian Zone<![CDATA[New route opens up for Oceania aspirants]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=FIFA.com previews the upcoming OFC Champions League season which boasts a new format as eight clubs, led by reigning champions Auckland City, bid for Oceanian club supremacy.]]>Fri, 29 Mar 2013 05:49:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=News<![CDATA[Drama and emotion on Oceania’s World Cup path]]>/worldcup/news/y=2013/m=3/news=drama-and-emotion-oceania-world-cup-path-2050015.htmlFIFA.com takes a look back at what has been a typically fascinating odyssey for Oceania’s Brazil 2014 aspirants, with Tahiti and American Samoa enjoying breakthrough success, while New Zealand eventually secured top spot.]]>Thu, 28 Mar 2013 07:51:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA WC 2014 Prel. Comp. Oceanian Zone<![CDATA[Cook Islands keep hopes alive amid late drama]]>http://www.fifa.com/tournaments/archive/u17worldcup/uae2013/news/newsid=1995722/index.html?cid=rssfeed&att=Sat, 26 Jan 2013 07:55:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA U-17 World Cup UAE 2013<![CDATA[New look for Oceania’s elite club competition]]>http://www.fifa.com/world-match-centre/news/newsid/197/324/7/index.html?cid=rssfeed&att=Mon, 17 Dec 2012 08:28:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=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[Grassroots courses building foundations in Polynesia]]>/development/news/y=2012/m=8/news=grassroots-courses-building-foundations-polynesia-1677326.html]]>Wed, 08 Aug 2012 08:26:00 GMTArea=Football DevelopmentSection=GrassrootKind=News<![CDATA[Tahiti lead Pacific charge]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=FIFA.com reviews a highly successful OFC Nations Cup which saw unprecedented glory for Tahiti, breakthrough success by New Caledonia and a succession of tight matches played out in front of large crowds.]]>Tue, 12 Jun 2012 02:29:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA Confederations Cup Brazil 2013<![CDATA[Tahiti, New Caledonia stroll into semis ]]>/worldcup/news/y=2012/m=6/news=tahiti-new-caledonia-stroll-into-semis-1644311.htmlTue, 05 Jun 2012 08:43:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA WC 2014 Prel. Comp. Oceanian Zone<![CDATA[Tahiti win group's key game]]>/worldcup/news/y=2012/m=6/news=tahiti-win-group-key-game-1643315.htmlSun, 03 Jun 2012 08:26:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA WC 2014 Prel. Comp. Oceanian Zone<![CDATA[Goals rain down on opening day]]>/worldcup/news/y=2012/m=6/news=goals-rain-down-opening-day-1642387.htmlFri, 01 Jun 2012 07:58:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA WC 2014 Prel. Comp. Oceanian Zone<![CDATA[All in readiness for Oceania charge]]>/worldcup/news/y=2012/m=5/news=all-readiness-for-oceania-charge-1641538.htmlWed, 30 May 2012 22:29:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA WC 2014 Prel. Comp. Oceanian Zone<![CDATA[Auckland continue to reign in Oceania]]>/clubworldcup/news/y=2012/m=5/news=auckland-continue-reign-oceania-1631695.htmlFIFA.com reports.]]>Tue, 15 May 2012 09:49:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA Club World Cup Japan 2012<![CDATA[Kiwis impress en route to Oceania crown]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=FIFA.com reviews the Oceania qualifying tournament for Japan 2012 as New Zealand again impressed in retaining their status as continental queens.]]>Tue, 17 Apr 2012 10:12:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA U-20 Women's World Cup Japan 2012<![CDATA[Kiwis seek another Oceanian coronation]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Mon, 09 Apr 2012 11:31:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA U-20 Women's World Cup Japan 2012<![CDATA[Samoa sailing strongly in the Pacific]]>/fifa-world-ranking/news/y=2012/m=3/news=samoa-sailing-strongly-the-pacific-1607269.htmlThu, 29 Mar 2012 07:12:00 GMTArea=World RankingSection=Men RankingKind=News<![CDATA[PNG's London hopes survive Pacific test]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=FIFA.com reports on the action.]]>Thu, 08 Mar 2012 10:06:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=Olympic Football Tournaments London 2012 - Women<![CDATA[Dreams and history made in Oceania]]>/worldcup/news/y=2011/m=11/news=dreams-and-history-made-oceania-1548943.htmlMon, 28 Nov 2011 09:01:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA WC 2014 Prel. Comp. Oceanian Zone<![CDATA[Samoa edge neighbours to secure passage]]>/worldcup/news/y=2011/m=11/news=samoa-edge-neighbours-secure-passage-1548542.htmlSun, 27 Nov 2011 07:04:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA WC 2014 Prel. Comp. Oceanian Zone<![CDATA[Samoa draw sets up decisive final contest]]>/worldcup/news/y=2011/m=11/news=samoa-draw-sets-decisive-final-contest-1547815.htmlFri, 25 Nov 2011 08:20:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA WC 2014 Prel. Comp. Oceanian Zone<![CDATA[Late winner lifts Samoa past Cook Islands]]>/worldcup/news/y=2011/m=11/news=late-winner-lifts-samoa-past-cook-islands-1546772.htmlWed, 23 Nov 2011 07:47:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA WC 2014 Prel. Comp. Oceanian Zone<![CDATA[Oceania quartet commence long road]]>/worldcup/news/y=2011/m=11/news=oceania-quartet-commence-long-road-1546159.htmlTue, 22 Nov 2011 11:58:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA WC 2014 Prel. Comp. Oceanian Zone<![CDATA[Committed Tonga’s fresh approach ]]>/worldcup/news/y=2011/m=11/news=committed-tonga-fresh-approach-1544604.htmlFri, 18 Nov 2011 09:51:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA WC 2014 Prel. Comp. Oceanian Zone<![CDATA[FIFA’s Performance Seminar a success]]>/development/news/y=2011/m=11/news=fifa-performance-seminar-success-1542237.htmlTue, 15 Nov 2011 08:06:00 GMTArea=Football DevelopmentSection=PerformanceKind=News<![CDATA[Tight margins among Pacific elite]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=New Caledonia emerged triumphant on home soil at this year’s Pacific Games as a number of teams continued their preparations for Brazil 2014 qualifying.

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Tue, 13 Sep 2011 09:39:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=National TeamsKind=News
<![CDATA[Pitch perfect in Oceania]]>/about-fifa/news/y=2011/m=8/news=pitch-perfect-oceania-1490652.htmlThu, 11 Aug 2011 05:51:00 GMTArea=FIFA Quality Prog.Section=FootballsKind=News<![CDATA[Etaeta: It is a well balanced group]]>/worldcup/news/y=2011/m=8/news=etaeta-well-balanced-group-1489241.html"I think the groups are well balanced and we will have a very competitive team... To qualify for a World Cup is the dream for all football players and we hope to make it come true," Eddy Etaeta, Tahiti coach.

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Sun, 07 Aug 2011 08:53:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=Group QuotesTournament=FIFA WC 2014 Prel. Comp. Oceanian Zone