<![CDATA[FIFA.com - News]]>http://www.fifa.com/index.htmlenCopyright ©1994 - 2014 FIFA. All rights reservedMon, 23 Feb 2015 14:37:00 GMTMon, 23 Feb 2015 17:19:12 GMTFIFA.comFIFA.comhttp://www.fifa.com/imgml/rssheader.gif http://www.fifa.com/index.html13928FIFA.com RSS<![CDATA[Nasri: Aguero's on the same level as Neymar, Suarez]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Mon, 23 Feb 2015 14:37:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=UEFA Champions League 2014/2015<![CDATA[San Lorenzo sink Danubio, San Jose stun River]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Fri, 20 Feb 2015 05:02:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=Copa Libertadores 2015 <![CDATA[New Zealand 2015: 100 days to go ]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Thu, 19 Feb 2015 09:31:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA U-20 World Cup New Zealand 2015<![CDATA[Four-scorers, a fledgling and a fortress ]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=FIFA.com's latest look at the past week's standout stats.]]>Wed, 18 Feb 2015 10:07:00 GMTArea=News CentreSection=Week in StatsKind=News<![CDATA[The Strongest outmuscle Inter, Racing in cruise control]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Wed, 18 Feb 2015 03:08:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=Copa Libertadores 2015 <![CDATA[Estudiantes, Palestino progress in contrasting fashion]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Fri, 13 Feb 2015 03:05:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=Copa Libertadores 2015 <![CDATA[Markarian to take Greece reins]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Thu, 12 Feb 2015 12:01:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=National TeamsKind=News<![CDATA[Draw sets stage for New Zealand 2015 ]]>/u20worldcup/news/y=2015/m=2/news=draw-sets-stage-for-new-zealand-2015-2522220.htmlTue, 10 Feb 2015 05:19:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA U-20 World Cup New Zealand 2015<![CDATA[Argentina, Brazil back in the big time]]>/u20worldcup/news/y=2015/m=2/news=dos-regresos-ilustres-dos-confirmaciones-2522409-2522493.htmlMon, 09 Feb 2015 20:57:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA U-20 World Cup New Zealand 2015<![CDATA[South American juggernauts qualify for the FIFA U-20 World Cup]]>/u20worldcup/news/y=2015/m=2/news=south-american-juggernauts-qualify-for-the-fifa-u-20-world-cup-2522096.htmlFour of the heavyweights of South American football have qualified for the FIFA U 20 Football World Cup New Zealand 2015 after the CONMEBOL (South American) qualifying tournament wrapped up in Uruguay.

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Sun, 08 Feb 2015 20:28:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=LOCKind=NewsTournament=FIFA U-20 World Cup New Zealand 2015
<![CDATA[Argentina clinch South American crown, Rio spot ]]>/u20worldcup/news/y=2015/m=2/news=argentina-clinch-south-american-crown-rio-spot-2521929.htmlLa Albiceleste a place at the 2016 Olympic Football Tournament.]]>Sun, 08 Feb 2015 02:26:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA U-20 World Cup New Zealand 2015<![CDATA[Estudiantes, Nacional suffer shock defeats]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Fri, 06 Feb 2015 03:24:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=Copa Libertadores 2015 <![CDATA[Argentina, Brazil book Kiwi adventures]]>/u20worldcup/news/y=2015/m=2/news=argentina-brazil-book-kiwi-adventures-2520914.htmlThu, 05 Feb 2015 00:26:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA U-20 World Cup New Zealand 2015<![CDATA[Eto'o, Odegaard moves catch the eye]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Fri, 30 Jan 2015 09:27:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=News<![CDATA[South Americans take aim for New Zealand 2015]]>/u20worldcup/news/y=2015/m=1/news=south-americans-take-aim-for-new-zealand-2015-2506771.htmlWed, 14 Jan 2015 12:56:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA U-20 World Cup New Zealand 2015<![CDATA[Getting to grips with the ‘gol olímpico’]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=FIFA.com tackles the history and curling dynamics of the so-called Olympic Goal, one of those rare strikes - with its roots in the 1920s - that flies in directly from a corner kick.]]>Fri, 02 Jan 2015 11:33:00 GMTArea=News CentreSection=Off The BallKind=News<![CDATA[Global supremacy at stake for final rivals ]]>/clubworldcup/matches/round=259701/match=300298898/preview.htmlFri, 19 Dec 2014 00:36:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=Match PreviewTournament=FIFA Club World Cup Morocco 2014<![CDATA[San Lorenzo hold off Auckland to reach final]]>/clubworldcup/matches/round=259699/match=300298896/match-report.htmlWed, 17 Dec 2014 22:05:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=Match SummaryTournament=FIFA Club World Cup Morocco 2014<![CDATA[Football’s greatest excuses]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att= through to Jose MourinhoFIFA.com looked at the best excuses from when some of football’s most recognisable names gave bizarre reasons as to why things did not go to plan.]]>Fri, 12 Dec 2014 10:52:00 GMTArea=News CentreSection=Off The BallKind=News<![CDATA[Twenty defenders shortlisted for FIFA FIFPro World XI]]>/ballon-dor/news/y=2014/m=11/news=twenty-defenders-shortlisted-for-fifa-fifpro-world-xi-2479276.htmlWed, 26 Nov 2014 10:10:00 GMTArea=Ballon d'OrSection=FIF/Pro World XIKind=ReleaseTournament=FIFA Ballon d'Or 2014<![CDATA[Uruguay send Suarez back to Spain]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Barcelona striker Luis Suarez has been released by Uruguay following Thursday's friendly international against Costa Rica and will return to Spain.

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Fri, 14 Nov 2014 15:18:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=National TeamsKind=NewsTournament=Friendlies
<![CDATA[Happy Birthday to you!]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=FIFA.com's weekly birthday round-up, we look ahead to two German icons celebrating, as well as a Portuguese and a Moroccan who made waves in Italy.]]>Sun, 09 Nov 2014 08:48:00 GMTArea=News CentreSection=BirthdaysKind=News<![CDATA[Cavani: Paris is beautiful and PSG support me]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Thu, 30 Oct 2014 10:34:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=Ligue 1 2014/2015<![CDATA[Suarez, Cavani to lead Uruguay in November friendlies]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Barcelona's Luis Suarez and Edinson Cavani of Paris Saint-Germain were the spearhead of the Uruguay squad called up Wednesday by coach Oscar Tabarez for friendlies with Costa Rica and Chile in November.

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Wed, 29 Oct 2014 20:39:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=National TeamsKind=News
<![CDATA[Bengoechea: Peru need both steel & silk]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=We speak to Peru coach Pablo Bengoechea about his personal development from player to coach, his hopes for the 2015 Copa America and his verdict on Peruvian players.

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Wed, 22 Oct 2014 14:58:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=National TeamsKind=News
<![CDATA[Cerro Porteno, Estudiantes claim narrow wins]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Wed, 15 Oct 2014 06:15:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=News<![CDATA[The inspirational Matias Dutour]]>http://www.fifa.com/world-match-centre/news/newsid/245/659/0/index.html?cid=rssfeed&att=FIFA.com caught up with a truly inspiring young footballer, Matias Dutour, who broke into the youth ranks at Nacional in Uruguay, despite having been born without a lower left arm.

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Tue, 14 Oct 2014 19:58:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=GeneralKind=News
<![CDATA[Suarez brace leads Uruguay past Oman]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Luis Suarez scored a brace and Jonathan Rodriguez added another as Uruguay defeated Oman 3-0 in Sohar in an international friendly.

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Mon, 13 Oct 2014 17:16:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=National TeamsKind=NewsTournament=Friendlies
<![CDATA[Maspoli, Uruguay’s goalkeeping great]]>http://www.fifa.com/classicfootball/players/player=174739/index.html?cid=rssfeed&att=FIFA.com remembers "Uruguay's Goalkeeping Great", Roque Gaston Maspoli, who won the 1950 FIFA World Cup in Brazil and gave 64 years of his life to football as a player and a coach.

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Sun, 12 Oct 2014 12:00:00 GMTArea=ClassicSection=PlayersKind=News
<![CDATA[The Week in Quotes]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Featuring Roy Keane on a fist-fight with Peter Schmeichel, Zlatan Ibrahimovic on being a family man and a former Spanish international on why Cristiano Ronaldo is the greatest player in history.

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Sat, 11 Oct 2014 11:09:00 GMTArea=News CentreSection=Week in QuotesKind=News
<![CDATA[Uruguay held in Suarez return, Japan edge Jamaica]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=In Friday's early international friendlies, Japan edged Jamaica 1-0 on a 16th-minute own goal, United Arab Emirates held Australia to a goalless draw in Abu Dhabi, Costa Rica outgunned Oman 4-3 and Saudi Arabia drew 1-1 with Uruguay on Luis Suarez's international return.

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Fri, 10 Oct 2014 17:52:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=National TeamsKind=NewsTournament=Friendlies
<![CDATA[FIFA rejects appeal of Uruguayan club sanctioned for bridge transfers]]>http://www.fifa.com/aboutfifa/organisation/news/newsid=2455246/index.html?cid=rssfeed&att=Fri, 10 Oct 2014 14:06:00 GMTArea=OrganisationSection=Football GovernanceKind=Release<![CDATA[Godin: Juve game is like a final to Atleti]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Tue, 30 Sep 2014 13:08:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=UEFA Champions League 2014/2015<![CDATA[Joy for Brazil and Colombia, play-off place for Ecuador]]>/womensworldcup/news/y=2014/m=9/news=joy-for-brazil-and-colombia-play-off-place-for-ecuador-2445703.htmlFIFA.com reviews the tournament.]]>Mon, 29 Sep 2014 22:51:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA Women's World Cup Canada 2015<![CDATA[Emelec, Atletico Nacional advance]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Fri, 26 Sep 2014 06:22:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=News<![CDATA[Penarol edge Cali for last-16 berth]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Thu, 25 Sep 2014 06:10:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=News<![CDATA[Rolan: I'm on a new path]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=FIFA.com all about it.]]>Wed, 24 Sep 2014 13:10:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=National TeamsKind=News<![CDATA[Germany and France catching up]]>/fifa-world-ranking/news/y=2014/m=9/news=germany-and-france-catching-up-2441621.htmlThere are no changes at the very top of the latest edition of the FIFA/Coca-Cola Women's World Ranking, but Germany have cut the USA's lead to a mere six points, while all ten CONMEBOL teams are ranked. 

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Fri, 19 Sep 2014 08:59:00 GMTArea=World RankingSection=Women RankingKind=News
<![CDATA[Boca see off rivals Rosario]]>http://www.fifa.com/world-match-centre/news/newsid/244/185/1/index.html?cid=rssfeed&att=Fri, 19 Sep 2014 06:12:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=News<![CDATA[Estudiantes edge into last 16]]>http://www.fifa.com/world-match-centre/news/newsid/244/084/2/index.html?cid=rssfeed&att=Wed, 17 Sep 2014 06:14:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=News<![CDATA[Euro quartet book Canada trip, USA imperious]]>/womensworldcup/news/y=2014/m=9/news=euro-quartet-book-canada-trip-usa-imperious-2440035.htmlFIFA.com rounds-up weekend women’s international action highlighted by Germany, Norway, France and debutants Spain all securing Canada 2015 qualification, while reigning Olympic champions USA racked up an astonishing scoreline.]]>Mon, 15 Sep 2014 06:52:00 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, we preview the week's footballing birthdays with a Japanese star, one half of a famous Dutch brotherly pair and a Uruguayan full-back all celebrating.

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Sun, 14 Sep 2014 09:29:00 GMTArea=News CentreSection=BirthdaysKind=News
<![CDATA[Stage set for wide-open Copa]]>http://www.fifa.com/womensworldcup/news/newsid=2438827/index.html?cid=rssfeed&att=FIFA.com previews the tournament.]]>Thu, 11 Sep 2014 16:54:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA Women's World Cup Canada 2015<![CDATA[Uruguay see off Japan in Aguirre debut]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Fri, 05 Sep 2014 13:43:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=National TeamsKind=NewsTournament=Friendlies<![CDATA[Liverpool's Coates sent to Sunderland on loan]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Sebastian Coates has joined Sunderland on a season-long loan from Liverpool, the English Premier League club confirmed on Monday just hours before the summer transfer window closed.

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Mon, 01 Sep 2014 18:01:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=Barclays Premier League 2014/2015
<![CDATA[Diame, Hernandez head to Hull]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Abel Hernandez, who was a part of Uruguay's FIFA World Cup™ squad this summer, has signed a three-year deal with Hull City, and Senegal midfielder Mohamed Diame also joined the Tigers from West Ham United.

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Mon, 01 Sep 2014 16:19:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=Barclays Premier League 2014/2015
<![CDATA[Libertad, River progress with ease]]>http://www.fifa.com/world-match-centre/news/newsid/242/840/1/index.html?cid=rssfeed&att=Thu, 28 Aug 2014 06:15:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=News<![CDATA[Emelec, Cerro Porteno progress]]>http://www.fifa.com/world-match-centre/news/newsid/242/781/0/index.html?cid=rssfeed&att=Wed, 27 Aug 2014 04:13:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=News<![CDATA[Penarol in pole, General Diaz ahead]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Thu, 21 Aug 2014 07:41:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=News<![CDATA[Argentinian ascendancy amid goal blitzes]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=FIFA.com's latest stats review, along with goal sprees in Romania and Uruguay.]]>Wed, 20 Aug 2014 09:49:00 GMTArea=News CentreSection=Week in StatsKind=News