<![CDATA[FIFA.com - News]]>http://www.fifa.com/index.htmlenCopyright ©1994 - 2014 FIFA. All rights reservedFri, 19 Jun 2015 09:25:00 GMTFri, 19 Jun 2015 09:26:02 GMTFIFA.comFIFA.comhttp://www.fifa.com/imgml/rssheader.gif http://www.fifa.com/index.html13928FIFA.com RSS<![CDATA[Returning to the refugee camp]]>http://www.fifa.com/world-match-centre/news/newsid/264/957/1/index.html?cid=rssfeed&att=Born 19 years ago in a Kenyan refugee camp to South Sudanese parents, Australian youth international Awer Mabil is returning to the place of his birth this week to bring football material and dreams to children.

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Fri, 19 Jun 2015 09:25:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=News
<![CDATA[Nigeria triumph, South Africa, Zambia held]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Nigeria made a winning start, Zimbabwe created an upset, and South Africa and Zambia were held at home as the first matchday of CAF Africa Cup of Nations qualifying continued Saturday.

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Sat, 13 Jun 2015 21:53:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=National TeamsKind=NewsTournament=CAN 2017 Prel. Comp.
<![CDATA[African giants look to make winning starts]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Plenty of goals but few upsets are likely outcomes when the six-matchday 2017 CAF Africa Cup of Nations qualifying competition kicks off Friday.

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Wed, 10 Jun 2015 06:01:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=National TeamsKind=NewsTournament=CAN 2017 Prel. Comp.
<![CDATA[Surprises among tight CAN qualifiers]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Madagascar and Mozambique were among the key winners during a hard-fought day of action in the 2015 CAF Africa Cup of Nations qualifying first round on Sunday.

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Mon, 19 May 2014 09:45:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=National TeamsKind=NewsTournament=Orange Africa Cup of Nations, Equatorial Guinea 2015
<![CDATA[Valcke: We will help Africa improve]]>/development/news/y=2014/m=4/news=valcke-will-help-africa-improve-2313785.htmlThu, 03 Apr 2014 12:58:00 GMTArea=Football DevelopmentSection=FootballKind=News<![CDATA[FIFA to discuss future of Africa’s football development in Marrakech]]>/development/news/y=2013/m=12/news=fifa-discuss-future-africa-football-development-marrakech-2247244.htmlThu, 19 Dec 2013 17:58:00 GMTArea=Football DevelopmentSection=GenericKind=News<![CDATA[FIFA invests USD 200 million in football development in 2013]]>/development/news/y=2013/m=12/news=fifa-invests-usd-200-million-football-development-2013-2247063.htmlWed, 18 Dec 2013 09:59:00 GMTArea=Football DevelopmentSection=GenericKind=News<![CDATA[FIFA completes first-ever development course in South Sudan]]>/development/news/y=2013/m=11/news=fifa-completes-first-ever-development-course-south-sudan-2220049.htmlSouth Sudan, which became FIFA's 209th member association in 2012, has benefitted from its maiden programme for referees and assistant referees.

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Thu, 07 Nov 2013 13:33:00 GMTArea=Football DevelopmentSection=RefereeingKind=News
<![CDATA[ A new team for a new nation]]>/news/y=2013/m=7/news=new-team-for-new-nation-2133450.htmlFIFA.com's Video of the Week looks back at that historic moment in the fledgling nation's history.]]>Thu, 11 Jul 2013 01:59:00 GMTArea=News CentreSection=Video of the WeekKind=News<![CDATA[New country, new football hero]]>http://www.fifa.com/world-match-centre/news/newsid/205/932/1/index.html?cid=rssfeed&att=Wed, 17 Apr 2013 04:32:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=National TeamsKind=News<![CDATA[Busy year for African hopefuls]]>/worldcup/news/y=2012/m=12/news=busy-year-for-african-hopefuls-1977150.html2012 has seen a few surprises in the African qualifying zone for the FIFA World Cup™ as the campaign reaches its midpoint. There's still all to play for in 2013 as the continent cuts down from 52 countries to five representatives.

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Wed, 26 Dec 2012 09:37:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA WC 2014 Prel. Comp. African Zone
<![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[Goal Programme: USD 250 million for football development]]>/development/news/y=2012/m=9/news=goal-programme-usd-250-million-for-football-development-1709864.htmlWed, 26 Sep 2012 15:54:00 GMTArea=Football DevelopmentSection=Goal ProgrammeKind=Release<![CDATA[Portugal climb fourth as African quartet fly]]>/fifa-world-ranking/news/y=2012/m=9/news=portugal-climb-fourth-african-quartet-fly-1695079.htmlTue, 04 Sep 2012 12:02:00 GMTArea=World RankingSection=Men RankingKind=News<![CDATA[African development takes centre stage]]>/development/news/y=2012/m=8/news=african-development-takes-centre-stage-1677870.html
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Thu, 09 Aug 2012 18:02:00 GMTArea=Football DevelopmentSection=GenericKind=News
<![CDATA[England hit high, South Sudan debut]]>/fifa-world-ranking/news/y=2012/m=8/news=england-hit-high-south-sudan-debut-1676839.html]]>Wed, 08 Aug 2012 08:58:00 GMTArea=World RankingSection=Men RankingKind=News<![CDATA[More than a game for South Sudan]]>/development/news/y=2012/m=7/news=more-than-game-for-south-sudan-1664430.htmlTue, 17 Jul 2012 10:16:00 GMTArea=Football DevelopmentSection=GenericKind=News<![CDATA[Djordjevic named maiden South Sudan coach]]>http://www.fifa.com/world-match-centre/news/newsid/165/718/8/index.html?cid=rssfeed&att=Thu, 28 Jun 2012 11:45:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=National TeamsKind=News<![CDATA[Alei: South Sudan are not starting from scratch]]>http://www.fifa.com/fifa-tournaments/news/y=2012/m=6/news=alei-south-sudan-are-not-starting-from-scratch-1655706.html?cid=rssfeed&att=FIFA World caught up with the country's FA President to discuss how it feels to be part of the world footballing family and the challenges they face.]]>Tue, 26 Jun 2012 09:11:00 GMTArea=Member AssociationSection=GeneralKind=News<![CDATA[FIFA Congress fully backs reform process, appoints first woman to Executive; welcomes South Sudan as 209th FIFA member ]]>/about-fifa/news/y=2012/m=5/news=fifa-congress-fully-backs-reform-process-appoints-first-woman-executive--1639773.htmlThe FIFA Congress 2012 has agreed a number of reforms - following its FIFA Good Goverance road map, appoints their first woman on to the Executive Committee and welcomed South Sudan as its 209th member association.

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Fri, 25 May 2012 16:59:00 GMTArea=OrganisationSection=BodiesKind=ReleaseTournament=FIFA Congress 2012