<![CDATA[FIFA.com - News]]>http://www.fifa.com/index.htmlenCopyright ©1994 - 2014 FIFA. All rights reservedWed, 27 Aug 2014 04:13:00 GMTWed, 27 Aug 2014 04:28:54 GMTFIFA.comFIFA.comhttp://www.fifa.com/imgml/rssheader.gif http://www.fifa.com/index.html13928FIFA.com RSS<![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 ™<![CDATA[Gimenez shines for La Celeste]]>/worldcup/news/y=2014/m=6/news=gimenez-shines-for-la-celeste-2384390.htmlLos Charruas through to the Round of 16.]]>Wed, 25 Jun 2014 00:04:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=Best Young PlayerKind=NewsTournament=2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil ™<![CDATA[Italy coach Prandelli resigns after elimination]]>/worldcup/news/y=2014/m=6/news=italy-coach-prandelli-resigns-after-elimination-2384206.htmlTue, 24 Jun 2014 20:43:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil ™<![CDATA[Godin delights Uruguay, sends Italy home]]>/worldcup/matches/round=255931/match=300186465/match-report.htmlTue, 24 Jun 2014 18:58:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=Match SummaryTournament=2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil ™<![CDATA[Henry: This generation can lift trophies]]>/worldcup/news/y=2014/m=6/news=henry-this-generation-can-lift-trophies-2382332.htmlFIFA World Cup 1998 winner with France and four tournament veteran Thierry Henry chats to FIFA.com about the current crop of French players and footballing love affairs.

 

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Tue, 24 Jun 2014 13:25:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=InterviewTournament=2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil ™
<![CDATA[Exit beckons for former winners, Group C wide open ]]>/worldcup/news/y=2014/m=6/news=exit-beckons-for-former-winners-group-c-wide-open-2382101.htmlFIFA.com previews matchday 13.]]>Tue, 24 Jun 2014 00:49:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil ™<![CDATA[Belief the key for Gonzalez and Uruguay]]>/worldcup/news/y=2014/m=6/news=belief-the-key-for-gonzalez-and-uruguay-2383165.htmlTue, 24 Jun 2014 00:17:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil ™<![CDATA[Goalscorers stealing the limelight]]>/worldcup/news/y=2014/m=6/news=goalscorers-stealing-the-limelight-2382712.htmlThree players have two Budweiser Man of the Match awards to their names at Brazil 2014, while two keepers are also on the roll of honour. FIFA.com reviews the tournament’s winners so far and tells you how to cast your vote.

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Mon, 23 Jun 2014 21:15:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=Man Of MatchKind=NewsTournament=2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil ™
<![CDATA[Suarez targets Italian weaknesses]]>/worldcup/news/y=2014/m=6/news=suarez-targets-italian-weaknesses-2382627.html​La Celeste seek to overcome their Group D rivals and secure a place in the FIFA World Cup Round of 16 on Tuesday.]]>Mon, 23 Jun 2014 18:29:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil ™<![CDATA[Pirlo focused on Uruguay win, not international retirement]]>/worldcup/news/y=2014/m=6/news=pirlo-focused-on-uruguay-win-not-international-retirement-2382262.htmlAndrea Pirlo says his impending retirement of international football is far from his mind ahead of Italy's final Group D match against Uruguay on Tuesday.

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Mon, 23 Jun 2014 15:43:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil ™
<![CDATA[amine1milan takes top prize as ranttis assumes leadership]]>/worldcup/news/y=2014/m=6/news=amine1milan-takes-top-prize-as-ranttis-assumes-leadership-2381316.htmlamine1milan's three forwards were behind the Algerian being Matchday 2's highest point-scorer, while ranttis soared to the summit of the overall leaderboard.]]>Sun, 22 Jun 2014 20:21:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=FantasyKind=NewsTournament=2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil ™