<![CDATA[FIFA.com - News]]>http://www.fifa.com/index.htmlenCopyright ©1994 - 2014 FIFA. All rights reservedWed, 10 Sep 2014 20:16:00 GMTFri, 19 Sep 2014 12:27:19 GMTFIFA.comFIFA.comhttp://www.fifa.com/imgml/rssheader.gif http://www.fifa.com/index.html13928FIFA.com RSS<![CDATA[Cameroon rout Ivorians, Ghana edge Togo]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=A new look Cameroon team continued a great start to 2015 Africa Cup of Nations qualifying by thrashing star-stacked Côte d'Ivoire, while Nigeria forced a goalless draw in Cape Town against South Africa. 

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Wed, 10 Sep 2014 20:16:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=National TeamsKind=NewsTournament=Africa Cup of Nations 2015
<![CDATA[Southampton swoop for Alderweireld, Mane]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Mon, 01 Sep 2014 23:15:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=Barclays Premier League 2014/2015<![CDATA[West Ham land striker Sakho from Metz]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=West Ham United announced the signing of Senegal striker Diafra Sakho from French club Metz for an undisclosed fee.

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Thu, 14 Aug 2014 21:38:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=Barclays Premier League 2014/2015
<![CDATA[Diawara makes Nice move]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Nice have signed former Marseille defender and Senegal international Souleymane Diawara, the Ligue 1 club have announced.

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Tue, 05 Aug 2014 19:57:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=Ligue 1 2013/2014
<![CDATA[Senegal's Mane signs for Mariners]]>http://www.fifa.com/world-match-centre/nationalleagues/nationalleague=australia-a-league-2000000086/news/newsid/240/798/8/index.html?cid=rssfeed&att=Fri, 25 Jul 2014 00:43:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=Hyundai A-League 2014/2015<![CDATA[Equatorial Guinea outed as African line-up completed]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Mon, 09 Jun 2014 06:33:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA Women's World Cup Canada 2015<![CDATA[Happy Birthday to you!]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=In our regular Sunday feature, ​FIFA.com​ previews the week's upcoming birthdays with a Senegalese scoring sensation, a quick Colombian, a Brazil 2014 hopeful for Côte d'Ivoire and a Danish veteran of the FIFA Women’s World Cup Sweden 1995 all celebrating.

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Sun, 25 May 2014 15:52:00 GMTArea=News CentreSection=BirthdaysKind=News
<![CDATA[Hannover's Diouf set to miss rest of season]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Fri, 14 Mar 2014 11:48:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=Bundesliga 2013/2014<![CDATA[Happy Birthday to you!]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=We preview the week's footballing birthdays, with a Swedish stalwart, a Moroccan colossus, a Mexican FIFA World Cup mainstay and an Argentinian wing wizard all celebrating this week.

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Sun, 09 Feb 2014 09:42:00 GMTArea=News CentreSection=BirthdaysKind=News
<![CDATA[Diouf keen to extend Hannover stay]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Sun, 02 Feb 2014 11:30:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=Bundesliga 2013/2014<![CDATA[FIFA to discuss future of Africa’s football development in Marrakech]]>http://www.fifa.com/aboutfifa/news/newsid=2247244/index.html?cid=rssfeed&att=Thu, 19 Dec 2013 17:58:00 GMTArea=Football DevelopmentSection=GenericKind=News<![CDATA[Giresse: FIFA development projects key to Africa]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=The first-ever organisational review within the scope of PERFORMANCE, FIFA's football management programme, was held in Senegal to strategise the growth of football in the West African nation.  

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Mon, 02 Dec 2013 18:29:00 GMTArea=Football DevelopmentSection=PerformanceKind=News
<![CDATA[Déjà vu amid African drama]]>/worldcup/news/y=2013/m=11/news=deja-amid-african-drama-2227104.htmlThu, 21 Nov 2013 11:36:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=Final DrawKind=NewsTournament=2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil ™<![CDATA[West African trio punch tickets]]>/worldcup/news/y=2013/m=11/news=west-african-trio-punch-tickets-2225157.htmlNigeria, Côte d'Ivoire and Cameroon became the first three African nations to qualify for the 2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil with victories over the weekend. FIFA.com rounds up all the action.

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Sun, 17 Nov 2013 18:15:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA WC 2014 Prel. Comp. African Zone
<![CDATA[Côte d'Ivoire hang on to see off Senegal]]>/worldcup/news/y=2013/m=11/news=cote-ivoire-hang-reach-brazil-2224825.htmlCôte d'Ivoire hung on against Senegal to win 4-2 on aggregate and qualify for their third-successive FIFA World Cup, with Salomon Kalou scoring a late equaliser to make it 1-1 on the night despite being distinctly second-best.

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Sat, 16 Nov 2013 21:09:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA WC 2014 Prel. Comp. African Zone
<![CDATA[Cisse versus Drogba in numbers]]>/worldcup/news/y=2013/m=11/news=cisse-versus-drogba-numbers-2224013.htmlFri, 15 Nov 2013 10:48:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA WC 2014 Prel. Comp. African Zone<![CDATA[90 minutes to go in Africa]]>/worldcup/news/y=2013/m=11/news=minutes-africa-2223766.htmlFri, 15 Nov 2013 03:32:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA WC 2014 Prel. Comp. African Zone<![CDATA[Lamouchi names Côte d'Ivoire squad]]>/worldcup/news/y=2013/m=11/news=lamouchi-names-cote-ivoire-squad-2220342.htmlCoach Sabri Lamouchi has called up Abdul Razak and Ismael Diomande for Côte d'Ivoire's 25-man squad to face Senegal in their FIFA World Cup play-off second leg on 16 November. 

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Thu, 07 Nov 2013 20:46:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA WC 2014 Prel. Comp. African Zone
<![CDATA[Bruno Metsu dies at 59]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Tue, 15 Oct 2013 09:27:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=National TeamsKind=News<![CDATA[African repeat remains on the cards]]>/worldcup/news/y=2013/m=10/news=african-repeat-remains-the-cards-2195476.htmlThe CAF nations that qualified for the 2010 FIFA World Cup stayed on course for Brazil 2014 with Côte d'Ivoire and Nigeria recording victories, while Burkina Faso also won and Cameroon earned a hard-fought draw.

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Sun, 13 Oct 2013 20:47:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA WC 2014 Prel. Comp. African Zone
<![CDATA[Côte d'Ivoire, Burkina Faso win first-leg]]>/worldcup/news/y=2013/m=10/news=cote-ivoire-burkina-faso-win-first-leg-2195278.htmlCôte d'Ivoire beat Senegal 3-1 and Aristide Bance missed a first-half penalty but converted one in the second half to give Burkina Faso a 3-2 victory over Algeria in the first-legs of their FIFA World Cup™ play-offs.

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Sat, 12 Oct 2013 19:11:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA WC 2014 Prel. Comp. African Zone
<![CDATA[Kwambe confident of Nigeria's chances]]>/worldcup/news/y=2013/m=10/news=kwambe-confident-nigeria-chances-2194186.htmlFri, 11 Oct 2013 15:39:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA WC 2014 Prel. Comp. African Zone<![CDATA[Mane: Brazil would be a once-in-a-lifetime experience]]>/worldcup/news/y=2013/m=10/news=mane-brazil-would-once-lifetime-experience-2194082.htmlRed Bull Salzburg prodigy Sadio Mane will be hoping Senegal can defeat what he sees as "the best team in Africa",  Côte d'Ivoire, over two matches for a berth at the 2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil.

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Fri, 11 Oct 2013 11:29:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA WC 2014 Prel. Comp. African Zone
<![CDATA[African hopefuls two games from Brazil]]>/worldcup/news/y=2013/m=10/news=african-hopefuls-two-games-from-brazil-2193484.htmlFri, 11 Oct 2013 01:54:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA WC 2014 Prel. Comp. African Zone<![CDATA[Senegal: Graduation ceremony at the end of the seventh edition of the FIFA/CIES Programme]]>http://www.fifa.com/aboutfifa/footballdevelopment/education/news/newsid=2192283/index.html?cid=rssfeed&att=Tue, 08 Oct 2013 09:27:17 GMTArea=Football DevelopmentSection=EducationKind=News<![CDATA[New World delivers new highs on sand]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=FIFA.com reviews a tournament which Tahiti staged admirably, in which underdogs thrived, individuals dazzled and Russia survived a few scares to emerge victorious.]]>Mon, 30 Sep 2013 08:49:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA Beach Soccer World Cup Tahiti 2013<![CDATA[Beach Soccer: A constantly developing sport]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=FIFA.com caught up with Henri Emile, Ramon Raya and Madjer, the trio assigned to the Technical Study Group for the FIFA Beach Soccer World Cup to hear the experts' thoughts on the development of the sport.

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Sat, 28 Sep 2013 12:59:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA Beach Soccer World Cup Tahiti 2013
<![CDATA[Hernandez lifts United, Swansea bow out]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Manchester United put their league defeat to Manchester City behind them by beating Liverpool 1-0 in the League Cup third round, while holders Swansea lost 3-1 at Birmingham City. 

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Wed, 25 Sep 2013 23:04:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=News
<![CDATA[Quartet advance as pressure mounts]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=FIFA.com reviews the day's action in the FIFA Beach Soccer World Cup as the quarter-final line-up is completed. Iran, Japan, four-time winners Brazil and holders Russia all advanced to the knockout stages.]]>Mon, 23 Sep 2013 09:26:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA Beach Soccer World Cup Tahiti 2013<![CDATA[Xavier stars to see Brazil top]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Mon, 23 Sep 2013 09:11:51 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=Match SummaryTournament=FIFA Beach Soccer World Cup Tahiti 2013<![CDATA[Moment of truth in Groups C and D]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Sat, 21 Sep 2013 21:31:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=Match PreviewTournament=FIFA Beach Soccer World Cup Tahiti 2013<![CDATA[Tight contests leave all to play for]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Holders Russia and four-times champions Brazil took a step closer to the FIFA Beach Soccer World Cup 2013 knockout stages as they overcame stiff opposition in the second round of matches in Groups C and D.

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Sat, 21 Sep 2013 09:18:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA Beach Soccer World Cup Tahiti 2013
<![CDATA[Iran outlast Senegal amid goal-rush]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Sat, 21 Sep 2013 05:41:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=Match SummaryTournament=FIFA Beach Soccer World Cup Tahiti 2013<![CDATA[Haves battle have-nots]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Fri, 20 Sep 2013 04:58:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=Match PreviewTournament=FIFA Beach Soccer World Cup Tahiti 2013<![CDATA[Super goals and tough contests set tone]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Thu, 19 Sep 2013 10:07:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA Beach Soccer World Cup Tahiti 2013<![CDATA[Senegal late show steals crucial win over Ukraine]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Thu, 19 Sep 2013 06:03:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=Match SummaryTournament=FIFA Beach Soccer World Cup Tahiti 2013<![CDATA[Russia and Brazil to light up opening day]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=FIFA.com previews all the action.]]>Tue, 17 Sep 2013 15:35:35 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=Match PreviewTournament=FIFA Beach Soccer World Cup Tahiti 2013<![CDATA[Free-scoring Koukpaki ready to lead proud Senegal]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=FIFA.com talks to Senegal goalscoring machine Pape Koukpaki whose stunning on-field record is matched by a steely resolve to take the African kings to new heights on the world stage.]]>Tue, 17 Sep 2013 12:08:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA Beach Soccer World Cup Tahiti 2013<![CDATA[Arab rivals avoid each other]]>/worldcup/news/y=2013/m=9/news=مواجهات-عربية-عربية-الدور-الحاسم-2174867.htmlFIFA.com has the details.]]>Mon, 16 Sep 2013 17:15:01 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA WC 2014 Prel. Comp. African Zone<![CDATA[Tahiti 2013 in numbers ]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=FIFA.com delves into the FIFA Beach Soccer World Cup archives to help put the seventh edition of the tournament into context with some eye-catching statistics. ]]>Mon, 16 Sep 2013 14:05:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA Beach Soccer World Cup Tahiti 2013<![CDATA[Play-off draw brings high drama]]>/worldcup/news/y=2013/m=9/news=live-african-play-off-draw-2174592.htmlMon, 16 Sep 2013 10:48:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil ™<![CDATA[Who will be crowned beach kings?]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Sun, 15 Sep 2013 20:26:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=Have Your SayTournament=FIFA Beach Soccer World Cup Tahiti 2013<![CDATA[Leaders SuperSport surrender 'perfect' record]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=The Mpumalanga Black Aces became the first team to prevent leaders SuperSport United from winning after a 1-1 home draw in Nelspruit, while Polokwane City continued their dismal start with a 2-1 home loss to Golden Arrows. 

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Sun, 15 Sep 2013 16:24:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=News
<![CDATA[Beach Soccer: a quick guide to the key rules]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=FIFA.com therefore highlights some of its key regulations.]]>Sun, 15 Sep 2013 15:16:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA Beach Soccer World Cup Tahiti 2013<![CDATA[Beach showdown in paradise]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=FIFA.com previews the seventh edition of the tournament.]]>Thu, 12 Sep 2013 02:00:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA Beach Soccer World Cup Tahiti 2013<![CDATA[192 players, one dream]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Wed, 11 Sep 2013 11:10:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA Beach Soccer World Cup Tahiti 2013<![CDATA[Ukraine look for Tahiti comforts]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=After some mixed results leading up to Tahiti 2013, Ukraine will be going into this year's FIFA Beach Soccer World Cup hoping to emulate their success in 2011. FIFA.com takes a look at how the Eastern Europeans are preparing.

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Wed, 11 Sep 2013 09:09:31 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA Beach Soccer World Cup Tahiti 2013
<![CDATA[Ten left standing after wild weekend in Africa]]>/worldcup/news/y=2013/m=9/news=ten-left-standing-after-wild-weekend-africa-2169544.htmlSun, 08 Sep 2013 19:32:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA WC 2014 Prel. Comp. African Zone<![CDATA[Big names return on final group day]]>/worldcup/news/y=2013/m=9/news=big-names-return-final-group-day-2167916.htmlFri, 06 Sep 2013 01:11:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA WC 2014 Prel. Comp. African Zone<![CDATA[Asteras sign Senegal midfielder N'Daw]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Senegal international midfielder Guirane N'Daw has joined Greek Super League club Asteras on a one-year deal from Saint-Etienne. 

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Wed, 04 Sep 2013 20:03:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=News