<![CDATA[FIFA.com - News]]>http://www.fifa.com/index.htmlenCopyright ©1994 - 2014 FIFA. All rights reservedTue, 22 Jul 2014 21:13:00 GMTTue, 22 Jul 2014 23:48:09 GMTFIFA.comFIFA.comhttp://www.fifa.com/imgml/rssheader.gif http://www.fifa.com/index.html13928FIFA.com RSS<![CDATA[Celtic rout Reykjavik, clear first European hurdle]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Celtic beat Iceland's KR Reykjavik 4-0 on Tuesday in the second leg of their UEFA Champions League second qualifying round to advance to the third qualifying round 5-0 on aggregate, with Virgil van Dijk and Teemu Pukki both scoring twice at Murrayfield in Edinburgh.

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Tue, 22 Jul 2014 21:13:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=UEFA Champions League 2014/2015
<![CDATA[Deila: No problem playing in Edinburgh]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Due to the Commonwealth Games taking place in Glasgow, Celtic will play their second leg of their UEFA Champions League second qualifying round tie at Murrayfield Stadium in Edinburgh, but manager Ronny Deila believes the Hoops will have no problem getting the desired result.

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Mon, 21 Jul 2014 17:41:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=UEFA Champions League 2014/2015
<![CDATA[Celtic's Euro home campaign begins at rugby HQ]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Mon, 21 Jul 2014 00:10:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=UEFA Champions League 2014/2015<![CDATA[Celtic off to solid start in Iceland]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Scottish champions Celtic gave themselves a sporting chance of progressing in the UEFA Champions League after cruising to a 1-0 away win over KR Reykjavik in new manager Ronny Deila's first competitive match in charge. 

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Tue, 15 Jul 2014 21:40:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=UEFA Champions League 2014/2015
<![CDATA[McGhee: Scotland inspired by Germany fixture]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Scotland assistant Mark McGhee believes his players should be inspired by the prospect of facing the FIFA World Cup winners in Germany and says it is a "fantastic incentive."

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Mon, 14 Jul 2014 17:34:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=National TeamsKind=NewsTournament=UEFA EURO 2016 Prel. Comp.
<![CDATA[Celtic take chance on injury-plagued Gordon]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Scottish champions Celtic have signed former Sunderland goalkeeper Craig Gordon on an initial two-year deal, with the option for a third, the club announced. 

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Thu, 03 Jul 2014 17:13:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=Scottish Premiership 2013/2014
<![CDATA[Hull seal move for Snodgrass]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Mon, 30 Jun 2014 18:01:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=Barclays Premier League 2013/2014<![CDATA[Women’s round-up: June 2014]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=FIFA.com’s review of the month in women’s football looks at crucial qualifying action for Canada 2015 in Europe and Africa, plus silverware handed out across numerous domestic competitions.]]>Mon, 30 Jun 2014 12:36:00 GMTArea=Football DevelopmentSection=WomenKind=News<![CDATA[Celtic get Reykjavik date in Champions League]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Scottish champions Celtic have been drawn against Iceland's KR Reykjavik, while Republic of Ireland champions St Patrick's Athletic will take on Legia Warsaw.

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Mon, 23 Jun 2014 12:16:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=UEFA Champions League 2014/2015
<![CDATA[Swiss dominate Euro headlines, USA open new era]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=FIFA.com reviews all the weekend international action in women’s football headlined by an historic breakthrough for Switzerland amid a heavy schedule of European matches, while USA have continued their winning home form.]]>Mon, 16 Jun 2014 15:56:00 GMTArea=Football DevelopmentSection=WomenKind=News<![CDATA[Norwegian Deila appointed Celtic coach]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Scottish champions Celtic have appointed Norwegian Ronny Deila to be the club's next manager, taking over from Neil Lennon. 

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Fri, 06 Jun 2014 13:07:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=Scottish Premiership 2013/2014
<![CDATA[McGowan leaves Scotland for Adelaide]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Australian defender Dylan McGowan has joined Adelaide United on a two-year deal after leaving Scottish club Hearts.

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Fri, 06 Jun 2014 06:38:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=Hyundai A-League 2013/2014
<![CDATA[Nwofor spares Nigeria's blushes]]>/worldcup/news/y=2014/m=5/news=nwofor-spares-nigeria-s-blushes-2345756.htmlWed, 28 May 2014 22:43:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil ™<![CDATA[Hamilton up, Hibs down after play-off thriller]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Hamilton Academical beat Hibernian 4-3 on penalties after their play-off final finished 2-2 to secure promotion into the Scottish Premiership for the first time since 2011, while the loss sends Hibs down.

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Sun, 25 May 2014 18:14:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=News
<![CDATA[Strachan: Small changes can make a huge difference ]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=FIFA.com about reviving Scotland, the pros of international management and the challenge of moulding a successful team without a star player.]]>Fri, 23 May 2014 09:46:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=National TeamsKind=News<![CDATA[Bellamy announces retirement]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Welsh international and former Manchester City and Celtic forward Craig Bellamy announced his retirement at the age of 34. 

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Thu, 22 May 2014 17:20:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=GeneralKind=News
<![CDATA[Van Gaal: I want the league title in my first season]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Tue, 20 May 2014 10:28:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=News<![CDATA[St. Johnstone end 130-year wait for Cup triumph]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=St. Johnstone beat Dundee United 2-0 in the Scottish Cup final at Celtic Park on Saturday to end a 130-year wait to lift the trophy, with Steven Anderson and Steven MacLean providing the goals for the Saints.

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Sat, 17 May 2014 16:13:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=News
<![CDATA[Scottish debutants set for Nigeria meeting]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Mon, 12 May 2014 13:35:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=National TeamsKind=NewsTournament=Friendly<![CDATA[Hibs face fight for survival]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Hibernian face a two-legged play-off final to stay in the Scottish Premiership after falling to 11th place after their 1-0 home loss to Kilmarnock, while Ross County claimed seventh spot with a 3-2 win away to Partick Thistle.

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Sat, 10 May 2014 13:36:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=Scottish Premiership 2013/2014
<![CDATA[Happy Birthday to you!]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Sun, 04 May 2014 10:24:00 GMTArea=News CentreSection=BirthdaysKind=News<![CDATA[Champions Celtic 30 points clear, Dundee promoted]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Celtic are close to recording the biggest winning margin in Scottish Premiership history after they defeated Aberdeen 5-2 to take them 30 points clear at the top of the table, while Dundee were promoted to the top flight.

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Sat, 03 May 2014 16:38:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=Scottish Premiership 2013/2014
<![CDATA[Women’s round-up: April 2014]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=FIFA.com looks back at a bumper month in women's football with Canada 2015 qualifiers continuing unabated, USA and England commencing their league campaigns with a new look, while there was silverware for ambitious Jordan.]]>Wed, 30 Apr 2014 01:04:00 GMTArea=Football DevelopmentSection=WomenKind=News<![CDATA[London, Munich compete for showpieces]]>http://www.fifa.com/world-match-centre/news/newsid/232/432/3/index.html?cid=rssfeed&att=One of London's Wembley Stadium and Munich's Allianz Arena will host the UEFA EURO 2020 semi-final and final, after the two put their names forward for the tournament's climax.

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Sat, 26 Apr 2014 11:44:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=National TeamsKind=News
<![CDATA[Former Rangers star Jardine dies, aged 65]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Former Rangers and Scotland defender Sandy Jardine has died at the age of 65 after losing his battle with cancer.

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Thu, 24 Apr 2014 21:39:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=GeneralKind=News
<![CDATA[Allardyce: Moyes is one hell of a manager]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Thu, 24 Apr 2014 12:09:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=Barclays Premier League 2013/2014<![CDATA[Moyes: I share the fans' frustration]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Wed, 23 Apr 2014 12:58:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=Barclays Premier League 2013/2014<![CDATA[Ancelotti: I feel for Moyes]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Tue, 22 Apr 2014 11:54:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=News<![CDATA[United sack Moyes]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Tue, 22 Apr 2014 08:40:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=Barclays Premier League 2013/2014<![CDATA[Mata: I hate this feeling]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Mon, 21 Apr 2014 13:02:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=Barclays Premier League 2013/2014<![CDATA[Celtic held by late Sutton goal]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Motherwell held champions Celtic to a 3-3 draw at home thanks to a late equaliser from John Stutton, while St. Johnstone beat Dundee United 2-0 in a dress rehearsal of the Scottish Cup final. 

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Sat, 19 Apr 2014 17:46:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=Scottish Premiership 2013/2014
<![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 United 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