<![CDATA[FIFA.com - News]]>http://www.fifa.com/index.htmlenCopyright ©1994 - 2014 FIFA. All rights reservedTue, 16 Dec 2014 09:28:00 GMTTue, 16 Dec 2014 13:05:37 GMTFIFA.comFIFA.comhttp://www.fifa.com/imgml/rssheader.gif http://www.fifa.com/index.html13928FIFA.com RSS<![CDATA[Football turf maintenance seminar in Singapore]]>http://www.fifa.com/aboutfifa/footballdevelopment/news/newsid=2489363/index.html?cid=rssfeed&att=Tue, 16 Dec 2014 09:28:00 GMTArea=Football DevelopmentSection=Pitch & EquipmentKind=News<![CDATA[Late Thai penalty sinks Singapore, Malaysia hold Myanmar]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Thailand exacted revenge for their defeat to Singapore in the 2012 AFF Championship final as a late penalty by Charyl Chappuis gave them a 2-1 win over the defending champions in their opening 2014 AFF Championship match, while Malaysia held Myanmar to a goalless draw.

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Sun, 23 Nov 2014 15:21:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=National TeamsKind=News
<![CDATA[Auckland aim to make most of maiden OFC President's Cup]]>/clubworldcup/news/y=2014/m=11/news=auckland-aim-to-make-most-of-maiden-ofc-president-s-cup-2475689.htmlMon, 17 Nov 2014 07:22:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA Club World Cup Morocco 2014<![CDATA[Regional seminars cover turf care techniques]]>http://www.fifa.com/aboutfifa/footballdevelopment/news/newsid=2460337/index.html?cid=rssfeed&att=As FIFA continues to help install Football Turf around the globe, there is also the requirement to help maintain them too, which is why regular maintenance seminars are held to help Member Associations.

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Fri, 24 Oct 2014 13:00:00 GMTArea=Football DevelopmentSection=Pitch & EquipmentKind=News
<![CDATA[Asian Cup to be expanded to 24 teams]]>http://www.fifa.com/world-match-centre/news/newsid/231/992/1/index.html?cid=rssfeed&att=Wed, 16 Apr 2014 10:15:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=National TeamsKind=News<![CDATA[Avramovic: I have faith in Myanmar]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=FIFA.com about his goals for his new team in 2014, their busy schedule ahead and his previous successes in southeast Asia.]]>Thu, 27 Mar 2014 02:52:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=National TeamsKind=News<![CDATA[Drama as Iraq, China earn passage]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=FIFA.com wraps up a dramatic final day of qualifying for the AFC Asian Cup as Iraq and China PR sealed progression in vastly contrasting fashion, while Lebanese hopes were dashed by the slimmest of margins.]]>Thu, 06 Mar 2014 07:07:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=National TeamsKind=News<![CDATA[A skipper, a strategist & a speedy sending off]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=FIFA.com's weekly review, which also includes goalscoring feats by Andre Schurrle and Aleksandar Duric, a red card for Domenico Berardi and a landmark for Carles Puyol.]]>Wed, 05 Mar 2014 08:38:00 GMTArea=News CentreSection=Week in StatsKind=News<![CDATA[Kean enjoying life in Brunei]]>http://www.fifa.com/world-match-centre/news/newsid/228/228/8/index.html?cid=rssfeed&att=Mon, 24 Feb 2014 07:15:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=News<![CDATA[Jordan defeat Singapore to qualify]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Tue, 04 Feb 2014 14:28:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=National TeamsKind=NewsTournament=Asian Nations Cup 2015 Prel. Comp.<![CDATA[Thai talents rock the region]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=FIFA.com reviews the Men's Football Tournament of the 2013 SEA Games, which saw a host of young players emerge and Thailand crowed champions. ]]>Sun, 22 Dec 2013 13:57:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=National TeamsKind=News<![CDATA[Indonesia, Thailand reach SEA Games final]]>http://www.fifa.com/newscentre/news/newsid=2248132/index.html?cid=rssfeed&att=Indonesia will meet Thailand in the final of the men's U-23 tournament at the Southeast Asian Games in Myanmar after the pair triumphed in their semi-finals against Malaysia and Singapore respectively.

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Thu, 19 Dec 2013 17:20:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=News
<![CDATA[Standing alone in the Premier League 100]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=FIFA.com chats with four players who are all the sole representatives of their nation on one of club football's biggest stages.]]>Thu, 28 Nov 2013 09:37:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=GeneralKind=News<![CDATA[AFC unveils Champions League makeover]]>http://www.fifa.com/world-match-centre/news/newsid/223/002/7/index.html?cid=rssfeed&att=Wed, 27 Nov 2013 05:33:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=News<![CDATA[A tale of two living fossils]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=FIFA.com profiles their age-defying form and chats to the Tampines Rovers striker about his success and the future.]]>Tue, 26 Nov 2013 10:16:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=News<![CDATA[FIFA to implement first Goal project in Indonesia ]]>http://www.fifa.com/aboutfifa/footballdevelopment/projects/goalprogramme/news/newsid=2167539/index.html?cid=rssfeed&att=Wed, 04 Sep 2013 18:21:00 GMTArea=Football DevelopmentSection=Goal ProgrammeKind=News<![CDATA[Runs, red cards and striking stalwarts ]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=FIFA.com's latest stats review.]]>Wed, 28 Aug 2013 07:32:00 GMTArea=News CentreSection=Week in StatsKind=News<![CDATA[Oman spoil Stange's opening gambit]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Wed, 14 Aug 2013 13:59:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=National TeamsKind=News<![CDATA[Singapore dream fuels journeyman Stange]]>http://www.fifa.com/world-match-centre/news/newsid/214/972/5/index.html?cid=rssfeed&att=FIFA.com about his fascinating football journey, history of success with nations on the up and dreams of taking the ambitious Lions to the next level.]]>Fri, 09 Aug 2013 01:52:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=National TeamsKind=News<![CDATA[Stange set for Singapore]]>http://www.fifa.com/world-match-centre/news/newsid/208/022/7/index.html?cid=rssfeed&att=Thu, 16 May 2013 02:14:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=National TeamsKind=News<![CDATA[Duric: Lions must learn Asian lessons ]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Fri, 08 Feb 2013 10:50:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=National TeamsKind=News<![CDATA[Asian favourites open brightly]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Thu, 07 Feb 2013 02:55:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=National TeamsKind=News<![CDATA[Journey to Asian glory opens with key match-ups ]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=FIFA.com previews all the action.]]>Tue, 05 Feb 2013 07:34:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=National TeamsKind=News<![CDATA[Singapore in fourth heaven]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=The AFF Suzuki Cup saw Singapore coach Raddy Avramovic end a successful decade-long tenure on a high as the Lions claimed a record fourth crown, while Thailand’s Teerasil Dangda again shone and Philippines continued to grow.

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Sun, 23 Dec 2012 08:15:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=National TeamsKind=News
<![CDATA[Singapore hang on to triumph in final]]>http://www.fifa.com/world-match-centre/news/newsid/197/661/1/index.html?cid=rssfeed&att=Singapore were made to sweat by Thailand in the AFF Suzuki Cup final second leg, as the home side claimed a 1-0 win in a one-sided affair, but Radojko Avramovic's side hung to claim a record fourth title 3-2 on aggregate.

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Sat, 22 Dec 2012 15:10:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=National TeamsKind=News
<![CDATA[Singapore to the fore in final]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Wed, 19 Dec 2012 15:12:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=National TeamsKind=News<![CDATA[Shahril: We want to rewrite history]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=FIFA.com his experienced and unified Lions side are determined to make history by becoming the first nation to win the AFF Suzuki Cup four times.]]>Wed, 19 Dec 2012 11:30:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=National TeamsKind=News<![CDATA[Singapore, Thailand vie for record fourth title]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Tue, 18 Dec 2012 06:33:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=National TeamsKind=News<![CDATA[Thailand into final as Malaysia's reign ends]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Fri, 14 Dec 2012 00:49:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=National TeamsKind=News<![CDATA[Singapore edge into final past heroic Philippines]]>http://www.fifa.com/world-match-centre/news/newsid/197/099/3/index.html?cid=rssfeed&att=Thu, 13 Dec 2012 07:28:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=National TeamsKind=News<![CDATA[South-east Asian rivals hunt final berth]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Fri, 07 Dec 2012 08:27:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=National TeamsKind=News<![CDATA[Tough draw for Chinese champions]]>http://www.fifa.com/world-match-centre/news/newsid/196/686/0/index.html?cid=rssfeed&att=Thu, 06 Dec 2012 11:33:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=News<![CDATA[South-east Asia's finest take centre stage]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=FIFA.com previews the AFF Suzuki Cup which commences this weekend with the biannual south-east Asian tournament typically promising large fervent crowds and high tempo football.]]>Fri, 23 Nov 2012 07:18:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=National TeamsKind=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[Former champions handed tough draws]]>http://www.fifa.com/world-match-centre/news/newsid/174/853/1/index.html?cid=rssfeed&att=China PR, Iraq, Malaysia and Saudi Arabia have been grouped together in AFC Asian Cup 2015 qualifying, while Iran will join Kuwait, Thailand and Lebanon in another tough pool.

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Tue, 09 Oct 2012 11:36:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=National TeamsKind=News
<![CDATA[Sendai, Al Fath assume pole positions]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Mon, 03 Sep 2012 08:40:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=News<![CDATA[Contrasting emotions for Asian giants]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Mon, 25 Jun 2012 08:01:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=News<![CDATA[Mixed fortunes for leaders in the east]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Mon, 18 Jun 2012 09:15:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=News<![CDATA[Bepe: I want to win a title with Indonesia]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=FIFA.com about his boyhood idols, overseas experiences, life at Persija Jakarta, desire to win something with his country and love of cooking.]]>Wed, 13 Jun 2012 05:40:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=National TeamsKind=News<![CDATA[Ten left standing as Saudis, Bahrain fall]]>/worldcup/news/y=2012/m=2/news=ten-left-standing-saudis-bahrain-fall-1591826.htmlWed, 29 Feb 2012 17:25:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA WC 2014 Prel. Comp. Asian Zone<![CDATA[Asian hopefuls face moment of truth ]]>/worldcup/news/y=2012/m=2/news=asian-hopefuls-face-moment-truth-1590848.htmlTue, 28 Feb 2012 07:45:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA WC 2014 Prel. Comp. Asian Zone<![CDATA[Asia's top guns ready to fire]]>/worldcup/news/y=2012/m=2/news=asia-top-guns-ready-fire-1589112.htmlFri, 24 Feb 2012 07:28:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA WC 2014 Prel. Comp. Asian Zone<![CDATA[Surprises, stumbles and goals galore]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=FIFA.com’s weekly review also takes a look at continental action in Oceania.]]>Mon, 20 Feb 2012 06:49:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=News<![CDATA[Zico: Iraq can beat anyone]]>/worldcup/news/y=2012/m=1/news=zico-iraq-can-beat-anyone-1574360.htmlFIFA.com how his side overcame early doubts to qualify for the final round of Asian Zone qualifiers - and why they can take the next step by qualifying for Brazil 2014.]]>Thu, 26 Jan 2012 09:14:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA WC 2014 Prel. Comp. Asian Zone<![CDATA[Eaton: Let’s do something about match-fixing]]>http://www.fifa.com/aboutfifa/organisation/footballgovernance/news/newsid=1563796/index.html?cid=rssfeed&att=FIFA.com speaks to Chris Eaton, FIFA’s Head of Security, about the scale of the match-fixing problem across the globe, the new measures the organisation is taking to combat it, and its targets.]]>Thu, 05 Jan 2012 10:10:00 GMTArea=OrganisationSection=Football GovernanceKind=News<![CDATA[Long-rangers and a league of nations]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=FIFA.com's latest stats review.]]>Wed, 30 Nov 2011 00:47:00 GMTArea=News CentreSection=Week in StatsKind=News<![CDATA[Malaysia maintain regional supremacy]]>http://www.fifa.com/world-match-centre/news/newsid/154/605/8/index.html?cid=rssfeed&att=FIFA.com reviews the tournament.]]>Tue, 22 Nov 2011 08:23:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=National TeamsKind=News<![CDATA[Kashiwa edge closer, silverware polished]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=FIFA.com reviews a potentially pivotal weekend for Kashiwa Reysol, another Brisbane Roar landmark, and new names etched on silverware in China and Singapore.]]>Mon, 21 Nov 2011 09:34:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=J-League Division 1 2013 <![CDATA[Four spots left in Asia]]>/worldcup/news/y=2011/m=11/news=four-spots-left-asia-1543138.htmlTue, 15 Nov 2011 19:18:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA WC 2014 Prel. Comp. Asian Zone<![CDATA[Camacho: Victory may have come too late]]>/worldcup/news/y=2011/m=11/news=camacho-victory-may-have-come-too-late-1542951.htmlTue, 15 Nov 2011 15:07:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA WC 2014 Prel. Comp. Asian Zone