<![CDATA[FIFA.com - News]]>http://www.fifa.com/index.htmlenCopyright ©1994 - 2014 FIFA. All rights reservedMon, 13 Oct 2014 07:00:00 GMTSat, 06 Dec 2014 04:33:21 GMTFIFA.comFIFA.comhttp://www.fifa.com/imgml/rssheader.gif http://www.fifa.com/index.html13928FIFA.com RSS<![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]]>http://www.fifa.com/aboutfifa/footballdevelopment/women/liveyourgoals/news/newsid=2274292/index.html?cid=rssfeed&att=FIFA.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]]>http://www.fifa.com/aboutfifa/footballdevelopment/women/news/newsid=2207153/index.html?cid=rssfeed&att=Mon, 28 Oct 2013 06:43:00 GMTArea=Football DevelopmentSection=WomenKind=News<![CDATA[Building for further Oceania sand-based success]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Mon, 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 ]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=There 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]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Mon, 16 Sep 2013 14:03:00 GMTArea=Football DevelopmentSection=FootballKind=News<![CDATA[Goal projects boost Samoa]]>http://www.fifa.com/aboutfifa/footballdevelopment/projects/goalprogramme/news/newsid=2157665/index.html?cid=rssfeed&att=Mon, 26 Aug 2013 11:33:00 GMTArea=Football DevelopmentSection=Goal ProgrammeKind=News<![CDATA[Development boost for the women’s game in Oceania]]>http://www.fifa.com/aboutfifa/footballdevelopment/women/news/newsid=2079572/index.html?cid=rssfeed&att=Wed, 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]]>/u17worldcup/news/y=2013/m=1/news=cook-islands-keep-hopes-alive-amid-late-drama-1995722.htmlSat, 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]]>http://www.fifa.com/aboutfifa/footballdevelopment/technicalsupport/grassroots/news/newsid=1677326/index.html?cid=rssfeed&att=]]>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]]>/u20womensworldcup/news/y=2012/m=4/news=kiwis-impress-route-oceania-crown-1616210.htmlFIFA.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]]>/u20womensworldcup/news/y=2012/m=4/news=kiwis-seek-another-oceanian-coronation-1612967.htmlMon, 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]]>http://www.fifa.com/aboutfifa/footballdevelopment/news/newsid=1542237/index.html?cid=rssfeed&att=Tue, 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]]>http://www.fifa.com/aboutfifa/organisation/marketing/qualityprogramme/news/newsid=1490652/index.html?cid=rssfeed&att=Thu, 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
<![CDATA[Wide open in Oceania's Group A]]>/worldcup/news/y=2011/m=8/news=wide-open-oceania-group-1484642.htmlWed, 03 Aug 2011 09:02:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=Group AnalysisTournament=FIFA WC 2014 Prel. Comp. Oceanian Zone<![CDATA[High-flying Kiwis face tough task]]>/worldcup/news/y=2011/m=7/news=high-flying-kiwis-face-tough-task-1483249.htmlSat, 30 Jul 2011 22:05:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA WC 2014 Prel. Comp. Oceanian Zone<![CDATA[Oceania goalkeeper stocks receive a boost]]>http://www.fifa.com/aboutfifa/footballdevelopment/education/news/newsid=1450395/index.html?cid=rssfeed&att=Fri, 10 Jun 2011 02:42:00 GMTArea=Football DevelopmentSection=EducationKind=News<![CDATA[Kiwi break long drought]]>http://www.fifa.com/world-match-centre/news/newsid/140/394/1/index.html?cid=rssfeed&att=Wed, 23 Mar 2011 03:45:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=News<![CDATA[Vicelich, Riley claim Oceania's top honour]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=New Zealand’s Ivan Vicelich and Ali Riley were presented with their OFC Player of the year awards prior to the All Whites international against Honduras in Auckland.

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Mon, 11 Oct 2010 07:34:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=GeneralKind=News
<![CDATA[Long path to South Africa began in Pacific]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=The long road to the 2010 FIFA World Cup South Africa commenced nearly three years ago in the Pacific Island nation of Samoa.

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Tue, 04 May 2010 04:27:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=2010 FIFA World Cup South Africa ™
<![CDATA[PNG's breakthough success]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Papua New Guinea’s Hekari United can now turn their attention to the FIFA Club World Cup UAE 2010 after their history-making Oceania club title.

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Mon, 03 May 2010 12:41:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=News
<![CDATA[Women's round-up: April 2010]]>http://www.fifa.com/aboutfifa/footballdevelopment/women/news/newsid=1201361/index.html?cid=rssfeed&att=FIFA.com's latest monthly review details the latest developments in FIFA Women's World Cup qualifying and the start of the second WPS season.

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Thu, 29 Apr 2010 09:05:00 GMTArea=Football DevelopmentSection=WomenKind=News