<![CDATA[FIFA.com - News]]>http://www.fifa.com/index.htmlenCopyright ©1994 - 2014 FIFA. All rights reservedWed, 27 Aug 2014 00:14:00 GMTWed, 27 Aug 2014 02:25:08 GMTFIFA.comFIFA.comhttp://www.fifa.com/imgml/rssheader.gif http://www.fifa.com/index.html13928FIFA.com RSS<![CDATA[Deila: Celtic not up to Champions League level]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Wed, 27 Aug 2014 00:14:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=UEFA Champions League 2014/2015<![CDATA[Maribor clip Celtic, Zenit cruise]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Maribor shocked Celtic in the return leg of their UEFA Champions League play-off round match-up in Scotland with a 2-1 aggregate victory, sending the Slovenian side into the group stage and the Hoops into the UEFA Europa League.

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Tue, 26 Aug 2014 22:07:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=UEFA Champions League 2014/2015
<![CDATA[Duo target Germany return]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Mario Gomez and Holger Badstuber have both spoken of their desire to be included in Germany coach Joachim Low's squad for matches against Argentina and Scotland.

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Mon, 25 Aug 2014 14:33:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=National TeamsKind=News
<![CDATA[Group stage berths in sight]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Mon, 25 Aug 2014 00:00:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=UEFA Champions League 2014/2015<![CDATA[Porto pip Lille, Zenit win at Liege]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Porto and Zenit St. Petersburg recorded significant 1-0 victories at Lille and Standard Liege, respectively on Wednesday night in the UEFA Champions League play-off round, while Celtic earned a 1-1 draw at Maribor.

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Wed, 20 Aug 2014 22:05:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=UEFA Champions League 2014/2015
<![CDATA[Snodgrass set to miss six months]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Robert Snodgrass, who signed with Hull City in the close-season from Norwich City, looks to set up to six months with a dislocated knee cap he suffered during the Tigers' 1-0 win at Queens Park Rangers on Saturday.

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Wed, 20 Aug 2014 16:13:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=Barclays Premier League 2014/2015
<![CDATA[Celtic look to seize second Champions League chance]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Tue, 19 Aug 2014 00:01:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=UEFA Champions League 2014/2015<![CDATA[Celtic confirmed to play Maribor]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=The Court of Arbitration for Sport has rejected Legia Warsaw's bid to be provisionally reinstated in the UEFA Champions League, confirming Celtic will play Maribor in Slovenia on Wednesday night, while the Polish club will face Aktobe in Kazakhstan the UEFA Europa League.

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Mon, 18 Aug 2014 17:04:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=UEFA Champions League 2014/2015
<![CDATA[Benitez wary of Athletic challenge]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Mon, 18 Aug 2014 10:43:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=UEFA Champions League 2014/2015<![CDATA[Delia: Celtic understand what I want]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Sat, 16 Aug 2014 23:30:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=Scottish Premiership 2014/2015<![CDATA[Mulgrew: We're grateful for second chance]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Charlie Mulgrew believes Scottish champions Celtic have to shrug off any embarrassment surrounding their European reprieve to make the most of their second chance at UEFA Champions League football.

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Thu, 14 Aug 2014 17:04:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=UEFA Champions League 2014/2015
<![CDATA[Celtic, Partick start in style]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Celtic began the defence of their Scottish Premiership title with a 3-0 win over St. Johnstone, while Partick Thistle defeated Ross County 4-0 at home. 

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Wed, 13 Aug 2014 22:37:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=Scottish Premiership 2014/2015
<![CDATA[Van Gaal names Rooney United captain]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Following Manchester United's 2-1 win in a friendly against Valencia, manager Louis van Gaal named England forward Wayne Rooney captain and Scotland midfielder Darren Fletcher vice-captain.

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Tue, 12 Aug 2014 22:33:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=Barclays Premier League 2014/2015
<![CDATA[New look Celtic set to open title defence]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Tue, 12 Aug 2014 00:30:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=Scottish Premiership 2014/2015<![CDATA[Tonev completes Celtic loan move]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Aleksandar Tonev has been loaned to Celtic by Aston Villa for the the 2014/15 season, with an option to buy the Bulgarian next summer, which will enable the 24-year old to compete the in the UEFA Champions League.

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Mon, 11 Aug 2014 21:00:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=Scottish Premiership 2014/2015
<![CDATA[Southampton sign keeper Forster from Celtic]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=England international goalkeeper Fraser Forster joined Southampton from Celtic on a four-year contract.

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Sat, 09 Aug 2014 21:26:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=Barclays Premier League 2014/2015
<![CDATA[Arsenal face Besiktas, Porto draw Lille]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Fri, 08 Aug 2014 11:30:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=UEFA Champions League 2014/2015<![CDATA[Celtic handed Champions League reprieve]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Fri, 08 Aug 2014 10:45:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=UEFA Champions League 2014/2015<![CDATA[Lyon, Hull advance, Aberdeen out]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Thu, 07 Aug 2014 20:55:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=News<![CDATA[Delia: Defeat is my responsibility]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Thu, 07 Aug 2014 08:28:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=UEFA Champions League 2014/2015<![CDATA[Celtic crash out, Zenit advance]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Zenit St. Petersburg overturned a one-goal deficit to come through 3-1 on aggregate against AEL Limassol in their UEFA Champions League third round qualifying match, while Celtic crashed out to Legia Warsaw 6-1 on aggregate. 

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Wed, 06 Aug 2014 22:04:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=UEFA Champions League 2014/2015
<![CDATA[Brown backs desperate Celtic to make great escape]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Tue, 05 Aug 2014 01:00:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=UEFA Champions League 2014/2015<![CDATA[Women’s round-up: July 2014]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=FIFA.com also looks at the road to Canada 2015 as it continues to take shape.]]>Fri, 01 Aug 2014 04:30:00 GMTArea=Football DevelopmentSection=WomenKind=News<![CDATA[Lyon in comfortable win, Hull draw]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Thu, 31 Jul 2014 22:22:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=News<![CDATA[Legia inflict heavy defeat on Hoops, Lille win]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Wed, 30 Jul 2014 22:13:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=UEFA Champions League 2014/2015<![CDATA[Ex-Ger Berg plotting Bhoys downfall]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Tue, 29 Jul 2014 00:11:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=UEFA Champions League 2014/2015<![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