<![CDATA[FIFA.com - News]]>http://www.fifa.com/index.htmlenCopyright ©1994 - 2014 FIFA. All rights reservedFri, 19 Sep 2014 08:59:00 GMTFri, 19 Sep 2014 12:16:52 GMTFIFA.comFIFA.comhttp://www.fifa.com/imgml/rssheader.gif http://www.fifa.com/index.html13928FIFA.com RSS<![CDATA[Germany and France catching up]]>http://www.fifa.com/worldranking/news/women/newsid=2441621/index.html?cid=rssfeed&att=There 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]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=FIFA.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=Friendly<![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<![CDATA[Wins for Cerro Porteno, Club Universitario]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Wed, 20 Aug 2014 07:34:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=News<![CDATA[Bonet expects tough tie, Alemann bullish]]>http://www.fifa.com/world-match-centre/news/newsid/242/314/2/index.html?cid=rssfeed&att=Mon, 18 Aug 2014 14:00:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=News<![CDATA[Happy Birthday to you!]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Sun, 17 Aug 2014 09:03:00 GMTArea=News CentreSection=BirthdaysKind=News<![CDATA[San Lorenzo seize the holy grail]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=FIFA.com looks back at a historic edition of South America's premier continental club competition.]]>Fri, 15 Aug 2014 13:36:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=Copa Libertadores 2014 <![CDATA[FIFA statement on CAS decision relating to Luis Suarez]]>/worldcup/news/y=2014/m=8/news=fifa-statement-on-cas-decision-relating-to-luis-suarez-2421360.htmlFIFA has taken note of the decision by the Court of Arbitration for Sport (CAS) in the case involving the Uruguayan international Luis Suarez.

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Thu, 14 Aug 2014 17:25:00 GMTArea=OrganisationSection=Football GovernanceKind=ReleaseTournament=2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil ™
<![CDATA[Update on FIFA Disciplinary Committee decisions on World Cup cases ]]>/worldcup/news/y=2014/m=8/news=update-on-fifa-disciplinary-committee-decisions-on-world-2416083.htmlMon, 04 Aug 2014 15:15:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil ™<![CDATA[Happy Birthday to you!]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=FIFA.com presents you with some of the biggest names in football who will be celebrating their birthdays over the coming week, including some stars from the 2014 FIFA World Cup in Brazil.]]>Sun, 03 Aug 2014 09:44:00 GMTArea=News CentreSection=BirthdaysKind=News<![CDATA[Nacional edge past Defensor into final]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Wed, 30 Jul 2014 03:41:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=Copa Libertadores 2014 <![CDATA[Olivera: Defensor have a shot at glory]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=FIFA.com about his team's Copa Libertadores semi-final second leg against Nacional of Paraguay. ]]>Tue, 29 Jul 2014 12:49:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=Copa Libertadores 2014 <![CDATA[Gunning for the final]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=FIFA.com looks ahead to the games.]]>Tue, 29 Jul 2014 12:47:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=Copa Libertadores 2014 <![CDATA[Sturridge: Everyone has to step up to fill Suarez void]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Tue, 29 Jul 2014 09:30:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=News<![CDATA[Curutchet has belief in Defensor]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Mon, 28 Jul 2014 16:14:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=Copa Libertadores 2014 <![CDATA[Nacional edge towards maiden Libertadores final]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Wed, 23 Jul 2014 06:30:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=Copa Libertadores 2014 <![CDATA[Morinigo plots new course with Nacional]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=As Club Nacional of Asuncion prepare to play their first Copa Libertadores semi-final, FIFA.com spoke to their young coach Gustavo Morinigo, the man taking Paraguayan football in a new direction.

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Tue, 22 Jul 2014 17:14:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=Copa Libertadores 2014
<![CDATA[Real confirm Rodriguez arrival]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Real Madrid have agreed a deal to sign FIFA World Cup adidas Golden Boot winner James Rodriguez from Monaco on six-year contract, the European champions have announced.

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Tue, 22 Jul 2014 13:08:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=Liga BBVA 2013/2014
<![CDATA[Copa Libertadores quartet return to action]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=After breaking off for the 2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil, the Copa Libertadores resumes this week with the semi-final first legs. FIFA.com previews both ties.

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Tue, 22 Jul 2014 09:37:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=Copa Libertadores 2014
<![CDATA[Rodriguez volley named Goal of the Tournament]]>/worldcup/news/y=2014/m=7/news=rodriguez-volley-named-goal-of-the-tournament-2406962.htmlFIFA.com users voted for Brazil 2014's Goal of the Tournament, with Colombia's James Rodriguez emerging victorious due to his unbelievable effort against Uruguay.]]>Mon, 21 Jul 2014 11:20:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=Goal of the tournameKind=NewsTournament=2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil ™<![CDATA[Germans reign as Brazil thrills the world]]>/worldcup/news/y=2014/m=7/news=germans-reign-as-brazil-thrills-the-world-2404806.htmlFIFA.com reflects on a classic FIFA World Cup, with Brazil 2014 having served up upsets, controversy, thrilling football and outstanding goals before culminating in a landmark Maracana triumph for Germany.]]>Mon, 14 Jul 2014 08:49:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil ™<![CDATA[Barcelona agree Suarez fee]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Fri, 11 Jul 2014 12:50:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=Liga BBVA 2013/2014<![CDATA[Appeals of Suarez and the Uruguayan FA rejected, sanctions upheld]]>/worldcup/news/y=2014/m=7/news=appeals-of-suarez-and-the-uruguayan-fa-rejected-sanctions-upheld-2403024.html
 
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Thu, 10 Jul 2014 14:38:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil ™
<![CDATA[Five memorable World Cup semi-finals]]>/worldcup/news/y=2014/m=7/news=five-memorable-world-cup-semi-finals-2401193.htmlMon, 07 Jul 2014 02:00:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil ™<![CDATA[Hosts braced for another continental challenge]]>/worldcup/news/y=2014/m=7/news=hosts-braced-for-another-continental-challenge-2398264.htmlThu, 03 Jul 2014 14:04:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil ™<![CDATA[Rodriguez: We're making history]]>/worldcup/news/y=2014/m=6/news=rodriguez-we-re-making-history-2389299.htmlJames Rodriguez says Colombia are making history after they progressed to the quarter-final of the World Cup and says that they will "always attempt to win."

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Sun, 29 Jun 2014 12:00:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil ™
<![CDATA[Uruguay proud despite Colombia defeat]]>/worldcup/news/y=2014/m=6/news=uruguay-proud-despite-colombia-defeat-2389254.htmlUruguay's stars remain positive despite their World Cup exit and maintain that they can be proud of their efforts at the tournament. 

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Sun, 29 Jun 2014 09:29:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil ™
<![CDATA[Rodriguez: It's not easy doing what I've done]]>/worldcup/news/y=2014/m=6/news=james-it-s-not-easy-doing-what-i-ve-done-2389253.htmlSun, 29 Jun 2014 04:10:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil ™<![CDATA[Gimenez bows out proudly]]>/worldcup/news/y=2014/m=6/news=gimenez-bows-out-proudly-2388918.htmlSun, 29 Jun 2014 02:05:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=Best Young PlayerKind=NewsTournament=2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil ™<![CDATA[Redemption for Julio, joy for James]]>/worldcup/news/y=2014/m=6/news=heroes-sin-acta-de-nacimiento-2389140-2389204.htmlBrazil’s 34-year-old keeper Julio Cesar and Colombian wizard James Rodriguez, 12 years his junior, were the heroes as the Round of 16 got under way at Brazil 2014.

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Sun, 29 Jun 2014 00:11:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil ™
<![CDATA[Rodriguez brace sets up Brazil showdown]]>/worldcup/matches/round=255951/match=300186491/match-report.htmlSat, 28 Jun 2014 22:54:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=Match SummaryTournament=2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil ™<![CDATA[Pekerman: We can beat tough rivals]]>/worldcup/news/y=2014/m=6/news=pekerman-we-can-beat-tough-rivals-2388262.htmlColombia coach Jose Pekerman talks to FIFA ahead of their Round of 16 clash with Uruguay, who says he is confident about coming up against a "very tough rival." 

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Sat, 28 Jun 2014 12:36:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil ™
<![CDATA[The sharp end begins]]>/worldcup/news/y=2014/m=6/news=daily-preview-the-sharp-end-begins-2387697.htmlSat, 28 Jun 2014 07:54:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil ™<![CDATA[Stuani: We've already played two finals]]>/worldcup/news/y=2014/m=6/news=stuani-we-ve-already-played-two-finals-2388200.html​FIFA​ why ​La Celeste​ will be calling on their trademark spirit and massive support to take on Colombia.]]>Fri, 27 Jun 2014 23:39:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil ™<![CDATA[Shaqiri spurs Alexlang to prize]]>/worldcup/news/y=2014/m=6/news=shaqiri-spurs-alexlang-to-prize-2387946.htmlAlexlang taking the top prize and ingram_23 assuming the overall leadership.]]>Fri, 27 Jun 2014 19:54:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=FantasyKind=NewsTournament=2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil ™<![CDATA[Referee designations for matches 49 and 50 ]]>/worldcup/news/y=2014/m=6/news=referee-designations-for-matches-49-and-50-2387244.htmlThu, 26 Jun 2014 22:05:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil ™<![CDATA[Luis Suárez suspended for nine matches and banned for four months from any football-related activity ]]>/worldcup/news/y=2014/m=6/news=luis-suarez-suspended-for-nine-matches-and-banned-for-four-months-from-2386354.htmlThu, 26 Jun 2014 14:56:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=ReleaseTournament=2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil ™<![CDATA[Disciplinary proceedings opened against Luis Suarez]]>/worldcup/news/y=2014/m=6/news=disciplinary-proceedings-opened-against-luis-suarez-2384766.htmlWed, 25 Jun 2014 04:39:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil ™<![CDATA[Godin: A game that defines an era]]>/worldcup/news/y=2014/m=6/news=godin-a-game-that-defines-an-era-2384455.htmlFIFA.com.]]>Wed, 25 Jun 2014 03:44:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil ™<![CDATA[Late goals decisive on big day for keepers]]>/worldcup/news/y=2014/m=6/news=late-goals-decisive-on-big-day-for-keepers-2384705.htmlWed, 25 Jun 2014 00:18:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil ™