<![CDATA[FIFA.com - News]]>http://www.fifa.com/index.htmlenCopyright ©1994 - 2014 FIFA. All rights reservedTue, 07 Jul 2015 12:41:00 GMTTue, 07 Jul 2015 16:26:30 GMTFIFA.comFIFA.comhttp://www.fifa.com/imgml/rssheader.gif http://www.fifa.com/index.html13928FIFA.com RSS<![CDATA[Favourites, shocks and stars]]>/beachsoccerworldcup/news/y=2015/m=7/news=favourites-shocks-and-stars-2661737.htmlFIFA.com answers those questions and more.]]>Tue, 07 Jul 2015 12:41:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA Beach Soccer World Cup Portugal 2015<![CDATA[A tournament that broke all records]]>/womensworldcup/news/y=2015/m=7/news=a-tournament-that-broke-all-records-2661554.htmlFIFA.com reviews the tournament.]]>Mon, 06 Jul 2015 15:34:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA Women's World Cup Canada 2015<![CDATA[Goal of the Tournament: YOU decide!]]>/womensworldcup/news/y=2015/m=7/news=goal-of-the-tournament-you-decide-2661399.htmlMon, 06 Jul 2015 14:46:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA Women's World Cup Canada 2015<![CDATA[The Beach Soccer World Cup in numbers]]>/beachsoccerworldcup/news/y=2015/m=7/news=the-beach-soccer-world-cup-in-numbers-2661529.htmlFIFA.com has picked out eight numbers from the tournament's history books ahead of the big kick-off on 9 July.]]>Mon, 06 Jul 2015 12:45:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA Beach Soccer World Cup Portugal 2015<![CDATA[Friends, fun and finesse whet the appetite]]>/beachsoccerworldcup/news/y=2015/m=7/news=friends-fun-and-finesse-whet-the-appetite-2661074.htmlJust days before the big kick-off on 9 July, fans flocked to the Praia da Baia stadium in Espinho to cheer on players and celebrities in a game between Madjer’s friends and Vitor Baia’s friends.

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Sun, 05 Jul 2015 11:10:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA Beach Soccer World Cup Portugal 2015
<![CDATA[Beach Soccer: a quick guide to the key rules ]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=FIFA.com highlights a few of the game's key rules and regulations.]]>Fri, 03 Jul 2015 09:34:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA Beach Soccer World Cup Portugal 2015<![CDATA[Star-studded team lists revealed]]>/beachsoccerworldcup/news/y=2015/m=7/news=star-studded-team-lists-revealed-2660346.htmlThu, 02 Jul 2015 12:12:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA Beach Soccer World Cup Portugal 2015<![CDATA[Win a unique FIFA Women’s World Cup Final prize]]>/womensworldcup/news/y=2015/m=7/news=win-a-unique-fifa-women-s-world-cup-final-prize-2660197.htmlFIFA are offering you a unique, once-in-a-lifetime opportunity: two tickets to the FIFA Women’s World Cup Canada 2015 final, and the chance to present the ‘Live Your Goals’ award to the player of the match.

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Thu, 02 Jul 2015 03:29:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA Women's World Cup Canada 2015
<![CDATA[Beliveau: This is a positive era]]>/womensworldcup/news/y=2015/m=6/news=keep-pending-beliveau-this-is-a-positive-era-2654240.htmlTue, 30 Jun 2015 02:29:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA Women's World Cup Canada 2015<![CDATA[Inspire the players, before the biggest game of their lives]]>/womensworldcup/news/y=2015/m=6/news=inspire-the-players-before-the-biggest-game-of-their-lives-2653637.htmlFIFA, together with our Partners, are giving you a unique chance to use YOUR voice to connect with the players at the FIFA Women's World Cup Canada 2015 Final. 

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Sun, 28 Jun 2015 03:47:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA Women's World Cup Canada 2015
<![CDATA[FIFA Women’s World Cup breaks more TV records in Round of 16]]>/womensworldcup/news/y=2015/m=6/news=fifa-women-s-world-cuptm-breaks-more-tv-records-in-round-of-16-2653174.htmlThe FIFA Women’s World Cup 2015 Canada broke more records for television audiences in key markets across the world during the Round of 16 matches.

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Thu, 25 Jun 2015 23:13:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA Women's World Cup Canada 2015
<![CDATA[Germany, France qualify for Rio 2016]]>/womensolympic/news/y=2015/m=6/news=germany-france-qualify-for-rio-2016-2652563.htmlGermany and France confirmed their presence in the Women Olympic in Rio 2016 as two of the best European teams in the FIFA Women's World Cup Canada 2015.

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Tue, 23 Jun 2015 00:46:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=Olympic Football Tournaments Rio 2016 - Women
<![CDATA[Mixed fortunes on Father's Day]]>/womensworldcup/news/y=2015/m=6/news=mixed-fortunes-on-father-s-day-2652287.htmlFIFA.com looks back at the day’s events.]]>Mon, 22 Jun 2015 06:31:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA Women's World Cup Canada 2015<![CDATA[Canada dream continues with tight Swiss win]]>/womensworldcup/matches/round=268032/match=300269477/match-report.htmlMon, 22 Jun 2015 02:36:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=Match SummaryTournament=FIFA Women's World Cup Canada 2015<![CDATA[Women’s World Cup scores early record TV viewing in key markets]]>/womensworldcup/news/y=2015/m=6/news=women-s-world-cup-scores-early-record-tv-viewing-in-key-markets-2651201.htmlFri, 19 Jun 2015 20:28:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA Women's World Cup Canada 2015<![CDATA[Big names and bold newcomers shine]]>/womensworldcup/news/y=2015/m=6/news=big-names-and-bold-newcomers-shine-2651005.htmlFri, 19 Jun 2015 03:02:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA Women's World Cup Canada 2015<![CDATA[Six teams through, two head home]]>/womensworldcup/news/y=2015/m=6/news=six-teams-through-two-head-home-2650131.htmlWed, 17 Jun 2015 05:57:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA Women's World Cup Canada 2015<![CDATA[Cameroonian comeback seals famous win over Swiss]]>/womensworldcup/matches/round=268020/match=300269471/match-report.htmlTue, 16 Jun 2015 23:59:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=Match SummaryTournament=FIFA Women's World Cup Canada 2015<![CDATA[Humm: Beckham, Spider-Man and a sports bra]]>/womensworldcup/news/y=2015/m=6/news=humm-beckham-spider-man-and-a-sports-bra-2647399.htmlFIFA.com met up with the record-breaker Swiss forward Fabienne Humm for a three-minute chat about her three goals - and other top trios.]]>Sat, 13 Jun 2015 09:51:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA Women's World Cup Canada 2015<![CDATA[Records tumble, holders advance and heavyweights collide]]>/womensworldcup/news/y=2015/m=6/news=fri-12-june-wwc-matchday-6-review-2647375.htmlSat, 13 Jun 2015 05:47:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA Women's World Cup Canada 2015<![CDATA[Record-breaking Swiss overrun Ecuador]]>/womensworldcup/matches/round=268020/match=300269474/match-report.htmlSat, 13 Jun 2015 02:04:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=Match SummaryTournament=FIFA Women's World Cup Canada 2015<![CDATA[Calculators and cards: The qualification and disciplinary lowdown]]>/womensworldcup/news/y=2015/m=6/news=calculators-and-cards-the-qualification-and-disciplinary-lowdown-2646911.htmlFIFA.com runs through the criteria for qualification from the group stage, as well as the key disciplinary rules. What determines who reaches the Round of 16? What tiebreakers apply? Find out the answers here.]]>Fri, 12 Jun 2015 22:53:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA Women's World Cup Canada 2015<![CDATA[Extraordinary FIFA Executive Committee Meeting set for 20 July 2015]]>/about-fifa/news/y=2015/m=6/news=extraordinary-fifa-executive-committee-meeting-set-for-20-july-2015-2646342.htmlThu, 11 Jun 2015 17:48:00 GMTArea=OrganisationSection=BodiesKind=News<![CDATA[Walter De Gregorio to leave FIFA]]>/about-fifa/news/y=2015/m=6/news=walter-de-gregorio-to-leave-fifa-2646249.htmlThu, 11 Jun 2015 13:19:00 GMTArea=OrganisationSection=AdministrationKind=News<![CDATA[Clarification regarding 10 June 2015]]>/about-fifa/news/y=2015/m=6/news=clarification-regarding-10-june-2015-2646232.htmlThu, 11 Jun 2015 12:39:00 GMTArea=OrganisationSection=Football GovernanceKind=News<![CDATA[FIFA Women’s World Cup openers attract bigger TV audiences than 2011]]>/womensworldcup/news/y=2015/m=6/news=fifa-women-s-world-cup-openers-attract-bigger-tv-audiences-than-2011-2645835.htmlWed, 10 Jun 2015 19:12:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA Women's World Cup Canada 2015<![CDATA[Messi the inspiration for twinkle-toed Bachmann]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Wed, 10 Jun 2015 07:33:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA Women's World Cup Canada 2015<![CDATA[Big guns open with victories, Africans shine in the sun ]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Tue, 09 Jun 2015 05:55:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA Women's World Cup Canada 2015<![CDATA[Holders Japan survive Swiss test in Vancouver]]>/womensworldcup/matches/round=268020/match=300269509/match-report.htmlTue, 09 Jun 2015 04:50:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=Match SummaryTournament=FIFA Women's World Cup Canada 2015<![CDATA[Belgium climb into second place]]>/fifa-world-ranking/news/y=2015/m=6/news=belgium-climb-into-second-place-2618260.htmlThe current edition of the FIFA/Coca-Cola World Ranking reveals two changes in the top ten, with Belgium overtaking Argentina to move into second place, their highest-ever position since the launch of the world ranking. 

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Thu, 04 Jun 2015 08:58:00 GMTArea=World RankingSection=Men RankingKind=News
<![CDATA[High hopes and dreams of destiny]]>/womensworldcup/news/y=2015/m=6/news=high-hopes-and-dreams-of-destiny-2618696.htmlThu, 04 Jun 2015 01:45:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA Women's World Cup Canada 2015<![CDATA[Who will win the FIFA Women's World Cup?]]>/womensworldcup/news/y=2015/m=6/news=who-will-win-the-fifa-women-s-world-cup-2617811.htmlWith 24 teams set to kick-off in Canada on Saturday 6 June, only one team will be left standing at the end of it all on Sunday 5 July. We want to know: who do you think will win the FIFA Women's World Cup?

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Wed, 03 Jun 2015 00:01:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA Women's World Cup Canada 2015
<![CDATA[Blatter: I’m president of all, also of those who didn’t vote for me]]>/about-fifa/news/y=2015/m=5/news=blatter-i-m-president-of-all-also-of-those-who-didn-t-vote-for-me-2610628.htmlSat, 30 May 2015 13:42:00 GMTArea=OrganisationSection=BodiesKind=NewsTournament=FIFA Congress 2015<![CDATA[Relive: Post-ExCo extraordinary meeting press conference]]>/worldcup/news/y=2015/m=5/news=post-exco-extraordinary-meeting-press-conference-to-be-streamed-2610484.htmlFollowing the extraordinary meeting of the FIFA Executive Committee, where the slots for the 2018 FIFA World Cup Russia™ and the 2022 FIFA World Cup Qatar 2022™ will be decided, a press conference took place on Saturday, 30 May 2015 in Zurich.

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Sat, 30 May 2015 09:52:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=2018 FIFA World Cup Russia (TM)
<![CDATA[8 days to go]]>/womensworldcup/news/y=2015/m=5/news=8-days-to-go-2609689.htmlFri, 29 May 2015 13:18:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=100 days to goTournament=FIFA Women's World Cup Canada 2015<![CDATA[Women’s round-up: May 2015]]>/development/news/y=2015/m=5/news=women-s-round-up-may-2015-2609949.htmlFri, 29 May 2015 09:01:00 GMTArea=Football DevelopmentSection=WomenKind=News<![CDATA[Stellar names lined up for Canada 2015]]>/womensworldcup/news/y=2015/m=5/news=stellar-names-lined-up-for-canada-2015-2609275.htmlThu, 28 May 2015 10:07:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA Women's World Cup Canada 2015<![CDATA[Statement by FIFA President Blatter ]]>/about-fifa/news/y=2015/m=5/news=statement-by-fifa-president-blatter-2609360.htmlWed, 27 May 2015 18:56:00 GMTArea=OrganisationSection=PresidentKind=News<![CDATA[The Hyundai Young Player Award]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Wed, 27 May 2015 08:51:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=Best Young PlayerKind=NewsTournament=FIFA Women's World Cup Canada 2015<![CDATA[Executive Committee meets ahead of 65th FIFA Congress]]>/about-fifa/news/y=2015/m=5/news=executive-committee-meets-ahead-of-65th-fifa-congress-2608442.htmlChaired by FIFA President Blatter, the FIFA Executive Committee held its second meeting of the year today at the Home of FIFA in Zurich, ahead of the upcoming 65th FIFA Congress (28-29 May 2015).

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Mon, 25 May 2015 19:15:00 GMTArea=OrganisationSection=BodiesKind=Release
<![CDATA[FIFA celebrates 111th birthday]]>/about-fifa/news/y=2015/m=5/news=fifa-celebrates-111th-birthday-2607065.htmlThe Federation Internationale  de Football Association (FIFA) celebrates its 111th anniversary today, and we take a brief look back at the history of the organisation.]]>Thu, 21 May 2015 09:15:00 GMTArea=OrganisationSection=Home of FifaKind=News<![CDATA[Basel take Swiss title]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Sun, 17 May 2015 17:22:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=Raiffeisen Super League 2014/2015<![CDATA[Luzern take cup back to Switzerland]]>/youthcup/news/y=2015/m=5/news=luzern-take-cup-back-to-switzerland-2605032.html

FC Luzern were indebted to goalkeeper Raphael Zbinden as they downed Swiss rivals FC Zurich 1-0 to win the Blue Stars/FIFA Youth Cup for the first time.

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Thu, 14 May 2015 21:24:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=Blue Stars/FIFA Youth Cup 2015
<![CDATA[Hitz: Scoring was an experience with a wow-factor]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Thu, 14 May 2015 11:48:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=Bundesliga 2014/2015<![CDATA[24 days to go]]>/womensworldcup/news/y=2015/m=5/news=24-days-to-go-2603431.htmlWed, 13 May 2015 12:42:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=100 days to goTournament=FIFA Women's World Cup Canada 2015<![CDATA[Relive: Blue Stars/FIFA Youth Cup final]]>/youthcup/news/y=2015/m=5/news=blue-stars-fifa-youth-cup-final-live-on-fifa-com-2604535.htmlYou can watch the final of the 77th edition of the Blue Stars / FIFA Youth Cup, between FC Zurich and FC Luzern on FIFA.com.

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Wed, 13 May 2015 11:14:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=Blue Stars/FIFA Youth Cup 2015
<![CDATA[Israel and Palestine Football Associations meet FIFA President in Zurich]]>/about-fifa/news/y=2015/m=5/news=israel-palestine-football-associations-meet-fifa-president-in-zurich-2603709.htmlSun, 10 May 2015 11:06:00 GMTArea=OrganisationSection=Home of FifaKind=News<![CDATA[FIFA extends its support for FC Blue Stars until 2019]]>/youthcup/news/y=2015/m=5/news=fifa-extends-its-support-for-youth-cup-2602971.htmlFri, 08 May 2015 10:59:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=Blue Stars/FIFA Youth Cup 2015<![CDATA[FIFA World Football Museum opens showroom]]>/about-fifa/news/y=2015/m=5/news=fifa-world-football-museum-opens-showroom-2602979.htmlFri, 08 May 2015 08:31:00 GMTArea=OrganisationSection=AdministrationKind=Release<![CDATA[Launch of Panini's second FIFA Women's World Cup sticker album]]>/womensworldcup/news/y=2015/m=4/news=launch-of-panini-s-second-fifa-women-s-world-cup-sticker-album-2595624.htmlMon, 04 May 2015 14:02:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA Women's World Cup Canada 2015