<![CDATA[FIFA.com - News]]>http://www.fifa.com/index.htmlenCopyright ©1994 - 2014 FIFA. All rights reservedFri, 18 Apr 2014 11:44:00 GMTFri, 18 Apr 2014 11:45:20 GMTFIFA.comFIFA.comhttp://www.fifa.com/imgml/rssheader.gif http://www.fifa.com/index.html13928FIFA.com RSS<![CDATA[Anfield rocks as the Shankly era rolls]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=FIFA.com recalls how Bill Shankly masterminded an emphatic win over Arsenal that kick-started a period of unprecedented success for Liverpool.]]>Fri, 18 Apr 2014 11:44:00 GMTArea=ClassicSection=HistoryKind=News<![CDATA[Dundee end Rangers cup dreams]]>http://www.fifa.com/world-match-centre/news/newsid/231/815/4/index.html?cid=rssfeed&att=Sat, 12 Apr 2014 13:56:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=News<![CDATA[Germany march on, Matildas triumph]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Another round of thrilling UEFA qualifiers took place ahead of Canada 2015, while Australia caused a stir in beating Brazil 2-1 in a friendly down under. FIFA.com reviews the action.

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Sat, 12 Apr 2014 09:01:00 GMTArea=Football DevelopmentSection=WomenKind=News
<![CDATA[Portugal go third, Greece and Scotland soar]]>http://www.fifa.com/worldranking/news/newsid=2316770/index.html?cid=rssfeed&att=Thu, 10 Apr 2014 08:58:00 GMTArea=World RankingSection=Men RankingKind=News<![CDATA[Lennon: Celtic’s strategy has worked]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=FIFA.com about his Celtic side's latest league title, the challenges and rewards of his job, social media in football and his bid to promote greater understanding of mental health issues.]]>Wed, 09 Apr 2014 10:35:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=Scottish Premiership 2013/2014<![CDATA[McGinn double fires Dons to victory]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Northern Irishman Niall McGinn scored a brace to give Aberdeen a three-point lead over third-placed Motherwell in the Scottish Premiership.  

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Mon, 07 Apr 2014 23:00:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=Scottish Premiership 2013/2014
<![CDATA[Germany survive scare, USA wield axe]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=FIFA.com rounds up the action from a weekend in women's football that brought joy for the likes of Germany, England, France and Scotland, and ended with the dismissal of USA coach Tom Sermanni.]]>Mon, 07 Apr 2014 13:46:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA Women's World Cup Canada 2015<![CDATA[Broken Hearts slip out of Scottish top flight]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Hearts were relegated to the Scottish Championship despite securing a 4-2 win at Partick Thistle after St. Mirren sealed a 3-2 win at home to Motherwell in a dramatic day in the Scottish Premiership. 

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Sat, 05 Apr 2014 16:49:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=Scottish Premiership 2013/2014
<![CDATA[Sundhage: My life is football]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=FIFA.com about a ‘magic’ UEFA Women’s EURO last year, her Sweden side’s new-found qualities, the battle with Scotland in FIFA Women’s World Cup qualifying and her love of the sport.]]>Thu, 03 Apr 2014 08:50:00 GMTArea=Football DevelopmentSection=WomenKind=News<![CDATA[Women’s round-up: March 2014]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Mon, 31 Mar 2014 09:50:00 GMTArea=Football DevelopmentSection=WomenKind=News<![CDATA[County spoil Celtic's party]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Celtic's belated Scottish Premiership title-winning celebrations fell flat as they were held to a 1-1 draw by Ross County at Parkhead, while Aberdeen earned a point against Dundee United in the race for second place. 

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Sat, 29 Mar 2014 17:40:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=Scottish Premiership 2013/2014
<![CDATA[Scotland first to rule the Kingdom]]>http://www.fifa.com/classicfootball/history/news/newsid=2305578/index.html?cid=rssfeed&att=Sat, 29 Mar 2014 09:24:00 GMTArea=ClassicSection=HistoryKind=News<![CDATA[Germany close on USA, France hit all-time high]]>http://www.fifa.com/worldranking/news/women/newsid=2304079/index.html?cid=rssfeed&att=Fri, 28 Mar 2014 09:01:00 GMTArea=World RankingSection=Women RankingKind=News<![CDATA[An extraordinary game]]>http://www.fifa.com/newscentre/features/news/newsid=2304516/index.html?cid=rssfeed&att=Thu, 27 Mar 2014 11:20:00 GMTArea=News CentreSection=Video of the WeekKind=News<![CDATA[Celtic hit five to seal title]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Wed, 26 Mar 2014 22:28:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=Scottish Premiership 2013/2014<![CDATA[British associations back new UEFA tournament]]>http://www.fifa.com/world-match-centre/news/newsid/230/417/4/index.html?cid=rssfeed&att=Wed, 26 Mar 2014 19:04:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=National TeamsKind=News<![CDATA[Celtic stroll closer to title]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Celtic continued their run to their third successive Scottish Premiership title as they strolled to a 3-0 win over St. Mirren at Parkhead.

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Sat, 22 Mar 2014 17:26:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=Scottish Premiership 2013/2014
<![CDATA[McCoist: Rangers must improve]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=When Rangers manager Ally McCoist sends his side into the Scottish Cup semi-final against Dundee United in April, he knows they must improve upon their quarter-final performance in order to get past Jackie McNamara's troops.

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Tue, 18 Mar 2014 01:45:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=News
<![CDATA[Aberdeen claim league cup on penalties]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Aberdeen beat Inverness Caledonian Thistle 4-2 on penalties after a 0-0 draw to claim the Scottish League Cup on Sunday, the club's first trophy in 19 years, in front of 40,000 Aberdeen supporters at Celtic Park.

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Sun, 16 Mar 2014 18:37:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=News
<![CDATA[Ross County, Partick Thistle grab vital wins]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Ross County moved out of the relegation play-off spot with a narrow 1-0 Scottish Premiership win over St. Johnstone at McDiarmid Park, while Partick Thistle boosted their survival hopes against Hibernian. 

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Sat, 15 Mar 2014 20:26:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=Scottish Premiership 2013/2014
<![CDATA[France, Germany thrive as USA flounder]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Thu, 13 Mar 2014 10:10:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA Women's World Cup Canada 2015<![CDATA[Killie boost survival push, Hibs win]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Kilmarnock gave their hopes of avoiding the Scottish Premiership's relegation play-off spot a welcome boost with a 4-2 win over bottom side Hearts, while Hibernian drew 3-3 at home against Motherwell.

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Sat, 08 Mar 2014 18:07:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=Scottish Premiership 2013/2014
<![CDATA[Nigeria set for Scotland friendly]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Nigeria will warm-up for the FIFA World Cup with a friendly against Scotland in May, the Scottish Football Association have announced, with the match taking place at Fulham's Craven Cottage ground.

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Fri, 07 Mar 2014 11:12:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=National TeamsKind=NewsTournament=Friendly
<![CDATA[McCoist focused on Cup success with Rangers]]>http://www.fifa.com/world-match-centre/news/newsid/229/392/2/index.html?cid=rssfeed&att=Fri, 07 Mar 2014 01:41:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=News<![CDATA[Griffiths maiden hat-trick powers Celtic to victory]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Leigh Griffiths scored his first hat-trick for Celtic since joining them in January as they thrashed Inverness Caledonian Thistle 5-0 at Celtic Park.

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Sat, 01 Mar 2014 17:36:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=Scottish Premiership 2013/2014
<![CDATA[IFAB vote on key changes to ‘The Players’ Equipment’]]>http://www.fifa.com/aboutfifa/organisation/ifab/media/news/newsid=2290307/index.html?cid=rssfeed&att= IFAB formally permit head covers for men and women after two-year trial period, while display of any slogans, statements, advertising prohibited on undergarments during 128th Annual General Meeting in Zurich.

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Sat, 01 Mar 2014 12:45:00 GMTArea=OrganisationSection=IFABKind=Release
<![CDATA[Runs, rivals and a rocket ]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Wed, 26 Feb 2014 09:00:00 GMTArea=News CentreSection=Week in StatsKind=News<![CDATA[Who will advance to the UEFA Champions League quarter-finals?]]>http://www.fifa.com/world-match-centre/uefachampionsleague/news/newsid/228/309/7/index.html?cid=rssfeed&att=FIFA.com wants to know which teams you think will advance to the quarter-finals?]]>Tue, 25 Feb 2014 21:42:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=Have Your SayTournament=UEFA Champions League 2013/2014<![CDATA[Forster sets Scottish record as Celtic break Hearts]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Celtic saw off Hearts 2-0 on Saturday in the Scottish Premiership, where goalkeeper Fraser Forster earned his 13th consecutive shutout, which broke Bobby Clark's record with Aberdeen dating back to 1971.

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Sat, 22 Feb 2014 16:43:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=Scottish Premiership 2013/2014
<![CDATA[Celtic's Forster closes on Scottish record]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Fri, 21 Feb 2014 01:30:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=Scottish Premiership 2013/2014<![CDATA[In-form Dons look to end Celtic double hopes]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Thu, 06 Feb 2014 01:20:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=News<![CDATA[Streaks, shutouts and a hat-trick hero ]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=FIFA.com's latest stats review, as does a clean sheet record for Fraser Forster, goals for a South Korean duo, and the end of superb sequences at Barcelona and Manchester City.]]>Wed, 05 Feb 2014 07:55:00 GMTArea=News CentreSection=Week in StatsKind=News<![CDATA[Lennon pride at record-breaking Celtic]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Mon, 03 Feb 2014 01:11:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=Scottish Premiership 2013/2014<![CDATA[The transfers that might have been ]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=FIFA.com looks at these nearly-transfers and many more as the deadline-day pace picks up. ]]>Fri, 31 Jan 2014 09:19:00 GMTArea=News CentreSection=Off The BallKind=News<![CDATA[Celtic continue title charge, Hearts win]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Celtic moved 18 points clear of second-placed Aberdeen after a 4-0 trouncing of Kilmarnock at home, while Hearts overcame ten-man St Mirren. 

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Wed, 29 Jan 2014 22:04:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=Scottish Premiership 2013/2014
<![CDATA[UEFA create slot for France in EURO 2016 qualifiers]]>http://www.fifa.com/world-match-centre/news/newsid/226/514/0/index.html?cid=rssfeed&att=UEFA announced that EURO 2016 hosts France will play a string of friendlies against pre-set rivals ahead of the tournament, while fellow teams lock horns in the qualifying race.

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Fri, 24 Jan 2014 18:44:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=National TeamsKind=News
<![CDATA[Rogic heads for loan spell at Victory]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Mon, 20 Jan 2014 07:02:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=Hyundai A-League 2013/2014<![CDATA[Happy Birthday to you!]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Once again we look ahead to the week in birthdays across the football globe, including a pair of veterans from the 1994 FIFA World Cup USA, another duo who appeared at Germany 2006 and a beach soccer legend.

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Sun, 19 Jan 2014 10:10:00 GMTArea=News CentreSection=BirthdaysKind=News
<![CDATA[Commons in 'dream' vein of form]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Sun, 19 Jan 2014 00:40:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=Scottish Premiership 2013/2014<![CDATA[Celtic cruise to remain unbeaten, Aberdeen lose]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Kris Commons' brace helped ten-man Celtic cruise to their tenth successive win after seeing off Motherwell 3-0 at Parkhead, while Aberdeen slipped 1-0 at home to Inverness.

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Sat, 18 Jan 2014 17:13:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=Scottish Premiership 2013/2014
<![CDATA[Refreshed Celtic aim to extend run]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Fresh off a week's training in Turkey, Celtic face in-form Motherwell in their return to Scottish Premiership action where the Hoops will look to continue their unbeaten start to 2013/14 campaign.

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Fri, 17 Jan 2014 01:33:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=Scottish Premiership 2013/2014
<![CDATA[Celtic sign Norwegian midfielder Johansen]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Wed, 15 Jan 2014 12:02:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=News<![CDATA[Scotland's Bobby Collins dies aged 82]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Mon, 13 Jan 2014 22:35:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=News<![CDATA[Foundation meeting marks new era for IFAB ]]>http://www.fifa.com/aboutfifa/organisation/ifab/media/news/newsid=2260354/index.html?cid=rssfeed&att=Mon, 13 Jan 2014 17:40:00 GMTArea=OrganisationSection=IFABKind=Release<![CDATA[Motherwell sink hapless Hearts, St Johnstone win]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Motherwell continue to fly high in the Scottish Premiership after defeating bottom side Hearts to make it six wins on the bounce, while Ross County came from 3-1 down to draw 3-3 with Partick Thistle. 

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Sat, 11 Jan 2014 17:20:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=Scottish Premiership 2013/2014
<![CDATA[Legends’ landmarks and devils’ despair]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Wed, 08 Jan 2014 07:16:00 GMTArea=News CentreSection=Week in StatsKind=News<![CDATA[Commons leads emphatic Celtic win]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Celtic saw off St. Mirren 4-0, led by Kris Commons' two goals in a two-minute period, to extend the Glasgow club's lead to 14 points atop the Scottish Premiership table.

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Sun, 05 Jan 2014 15:18:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=Scottish Premiership 2013/2014
<![CDATA[Lennon targets January additions]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Sat, 04 Jan 2014 01:45:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=Scottish Premiership 2013/2014<![CDATA[Ambrose: Barça defeat inspiring defence]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Tue, 31 Dec 2013 01:25:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=Scottish Premiership 2013/2014<![CDATA[Celtic made to work hard for victory]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Kris Commons scored in the third minute to give Celtic a hard fought 1-0 win over Inverness Caledonian Thistle on Sunday, sending the Glasgow side into 2014 undefeated and 14 points clear at the top of the table.

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Sun, 29 Dec 2013 15:19:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=Scottish Premiership 2013/2014