<![CDATA[FIFA.com - News]]>http://www.fifa.com/index.htmlenCopyright ©1994 - 2014 FIFA. All rights reservedThu, 25 Jun 2015 02:47:00 GMTThu, 25 Jun 2015 03:00:18 GMTFIFA.comFIFA.comhttp://www.fifa.com/imgml/rssheader.gif http://www.fifa.com/index.html13928FIFA.com RSS<![CDATA[Chile edge Uruguay to reach semi-finals]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Hosts Chile are through to the semi-finals of the 2015 Copa America after an eventful 1-0 win over holders Uruguay in Santiago.

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Thu, 25 Jun 2015 02:47:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=National TeamsKind=NewsTournament=Copa América 2015
<![CDATA[New Zealand sees stars emerge, Serbia sparkle ]]>/u20worldcup/news/y=2015/m=6/news=new-zealand-sees-stars-emerge-serbia-sparkle-2652283.htmlFIFA.com's review of New Zealand 2015 ; a tournament which had drama, disappointments, spectacular goals, super saves, record-breaking moments and ultimately ended in success for Serbia. ]]>Mon, 22 Jun 2015 09:34:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA U-20 World Cup New Zealand 2015<![CDATA[Setting sail for Uruguay]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Sun, 21 Jun 2015 11:16:00 GMTArea=ClassicSection=HistoryKind=News<![CDATA[Uruguay progress after Paraguay draw, Argentina edge Jamaica]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Holders Uruguay made sure of their place in the 2015 Copa America quarter-finals on Saturday after battling to a 1-1 draw with Paraguay in a rematch of the 2011 final, while Gonzalo Higuain fired the only goal as Argentina marked Lionel Messi's 100th appearance with an unconvincing 1-0 win over Jamaica.

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Sun, 21 Jun 2015 00:48:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=National TeamsKind=NewsTournament=Copa América 2015
<![CDATA[Chelsea close in on Falcao, target Begovic, Varane]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Radamel Falcao has suggested that he is close to joining Chelsea, who are reporedly eyeing moves for Asmir Begovic, Diego Godin, Koke and Raphael Varane.

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Thu, 18 Jun 2015 15:30:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=Barclays Premier League 2014/2015
<![CDATA[Aguero diving header downs Uruguay]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Wed, 17 Jun 2015 02:52:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=National TeamsKind=NewsTournament=Copa América 2015<![CDATA[Drama for hosts as Germany and Brazil battle through]]>/u20worldcup/news/y=2015/m=6/news=drama-for-hosts-as-germany-and-brazil-battle-through-2646279.htmlThe Round of 16 at the FIFA U-20 World Cup 2015 is now complete after four thrilling encounters. Brazil, Germany, Portugal and Uzbekistan progressed to the next round – but the tournament is over for hosts New Zealand.]]>Thu, 11 Jun 2015 15:47:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA U-20 World Cup New Zealand 2015<![CDATA[Brazil see off Uruguay on penalties]]>/u20worldcup/matches/round=271600/match=300269541/match-report.htmlThu, 11 Jun 2015 11:19:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=Match SummaryTournament=FIFA U-20 World Cup New Zealand 2015<![CDATA[Messi, Neymar and Rodriguez decorate wide-open duel]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=FIFA.com previews the Copa America 2015, which, due to the emergence of Chile, Colombia and Ecuador, is poised to be thrilling event.]]>Wed, 10 Jun 2015 18:13:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=National TeamsKind=NewsTournament=Copa América 2015<![CDATA[Brazil & Uruguay, a rivalry with history]]>/u20worldcup/news/y=2015/m=6/news=brazil-uruguay-a-rivalry-with-history-2640361.htmlFIFA.com recalls a few memories.]]>Wed, 10 Jun 2015 01:36:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA U-20 World Cup New Zealand 2015<![CDATA[Passion overcomes adversity in Dunedin]]>/u20worldcup/news/y=2015/m=6/news=passion-overcomes-adversity-in-dunedin-2627897.htmlTue, 09 Jun 2015 22:59:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA U-20 World Cup New Zealand 2015<![CDATA[Defensive duties for Uruguay's student and teacher]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=La Celeste will be banking on when they defend their Copa America title in Chile in the coming days, a task they discussed with FIFA.com.]]>Tue, 09 Jun 2015 13:07:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=National TeamsKind=NewsTournament=Copa América 2015<![CDATA[The group stage in Tweets]]>/u20worldcup/news/y=2015/m=6/news=the-group-stage-in-tweets-2621820.htmlFIFA.com has selected a few Tweets that stood out during the group stages.]]>Mon, 08 Jun 2015 04:05:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA U-20 World Cup New Zealand 2015<![CDATA[Happy Birthday to you!]]>/news/y=2015/m=6/news=happy-birthday-to-you-2620976.html

In our regular Sunday feature, FIFA.com presents you with some of the biggest names in football who will be celebrating their birthdays over the coming week.]]>
Sun, 07 Jun 2015 06:16:00 GMTArea=News CentreSection=BirthdaysKind=News
<![CDATA[Guruceaga, Uruguay’s Mr Dependable]]>/u20worldcup/news/y=2015/m=6/news=guruceaga-uruguay-s-mr-dependable-2620914.htmlAfter helping his side reach the FIFA U-20 World Cup New Zealand 2015 knockout stages, Uruguay goalkeeper Gaston Guruceaga caught up with ​FIFA.com​ to discuss the tournament and his pet dog Iker.

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Sat, 06 Jun 2015 12:48:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA U-20 World Cup New Zealand 2015
<![CDATA[Free-kick feast as Portugal, Serbia top groups]]>/u20worldcup/news/y=2015/m=6/news=free-kick-feast-as-portugal-serbia-top-groups-2620886.htmlFIFA.com rounds up the action from a day that saw Portugal and Serbia top their groups, while Mali, Uruguay and Colombia reached the knockout stages and Senegal face an anxious wait.

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Sat, 06 Jun 2015 09:43:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA U-20 World Cup New Zealand 2015
<![CDATA[Final standings in Group D determined ]]>/u20worldcup/news/y=2015/m=6/news=final-standings-in-group-d-determined-2620853.htmlSat, 06 Jun 2015 07:42:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA U-20 World Cup New Zealand 2015<![CDATA[Draw takes Mali, Uruguay through ]]>/u20worldcup/matches/round=271602/match=300269556/match-report.htmlSat, 06 Jun 2015 07:04:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=Match SummaryTournament=FIFA U-20 World Cup New Zealand 2015<![CDATA[Barça-Juve: Five battles in three cities]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=FIFA.com recaps their head-to-head history.]]>Fri, 05 Jun 2015 14:53:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=UEFA Champions League 2014/2015<![CDATA[Seven set for nerve-wracking finale ]]>/u20worldcup/news/y=2015/m=6/news=seven-set-for-nerve-wracking-finale-2619027.htmlFIFA.com previews the action.]]>Thu, 04 Jun 2015 23:56:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA U-20 World Cup New Zealand 2015<![CDATA[Mexico’s ‘Chucky’ haunts Uruguay]]>/u20worldcup/news/y=2015/m=6/news=mexico-s-chucky-haunts-uruguay-2618183.htmlFIFA.com. ]]>Wed, 03 Jun 2015 12:09:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA U-20 World Cup New Zealand 2015<![CDATA[Delight amid the deluge as Portugal progress ]]>/u20worldcup/news/y=2015/m=6/news=delight-amid-the-deluge-as-portugal-progress-2617988.htmlWed, 03 Jun 2015 11:05:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA U-20 World Cup New Zealand 2015<![CDATA[Late Mexico stunner silences Uruguay]]>/u20worldcup/matches/round=271602/match=300269521/match-report.htmlWed, 03 Jun 2015 07:08:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=Match SummaryTournament=FIFA U-20 World Cup New Zealand 2015<![CDATA[Attacking football gets pulses racing]]>/u20worldcup/news/y=2015/m=5/news=attacking-football-gets-pulses-racing-2611161.htmlDay 2 at New Zealand 2015 saw a match with three red cards, some late goals and an African upset, with 2013 finalists Uruguay returning with a slender victory.

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Sun, 31 May 2015 12:55:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA U-20 World Cup New Zealand 2015
<![CDATA[Pereiro strike sinks Serbia ]]>/u20worldcup/matches/round=271602/match=300269526/match-report.htmlSun, 31 May 2015 07:00:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=Match SummaryTournament=FIFA U-20 World Cup New Zealand 2015<![CDATA[Stage set for future stars in New Zealand ]]>/u20worldcup/news/y=2015/m=5/news=stage-set-for-future-stars-in-new-zealand-2609758.htmlFIFA.com previews the FIFA U-20 World Cup New Zealand 2015 as some of the beautiful game’s future stars take their bow on the world stage over the next three weeks.]]>Thu, 28 May 2015 23:39:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA U-20 World Cup New Zealand 2015<![CDATA[The Class of 2013 ]]>/u20worldcup/news/y=2015/m=5/news=the-class-of-2013-2608211.htmlFIFA.com tracks their progress.]]>Tue, 26 May 2015 03:57:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA U-20 World Cup New Zealand 2015<![CDATA[Pereiro: Recoba liked my tattoo of him]]>/u20worldcup/news/y=2015/m=5/news=pereiro-recoba-liked-my-tattoo-of-him-2607734.htmlNacional starlet Gaston Pereiro speaks to FIFA.com about being compared to Robin van Persie and Socrates, his idolisation of Alvaro Recoba and Uruguay's hopes at New Zealand 2015.

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Sat, 23 May 2015 11:25:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA U-20 World Cup New Zealand 2015
<![CDATA[Squads announced for New Zealand 2015 ]]>/u20worldcup/news/y=2015/m=5/news=squads-announced-for-new-zealand-2015-2607226.htmlThu, 21 May 2015 10:26:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA U-20 World Cup New Zealand 2015<![CDATA[Merengue meridian in Glasgow]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=FIFA.com recalls Messrs Gento, Di Stefano and Puskas inspiring Real Madrid to arguably the greatest European Cup final performance in history.]]>Mon, 18 May 2015 17:28:00 GMTArea=ClassicSection=HistoryKind=News<![CDATA[Happy Birthday to you!]]>/news/y=2015/m=5/news=happy-birthday-to-you-2605620.htmlIn our regular Sunday feature, we preview the week's footballing birthdays, with a veteran USA goalkeeper, a FIFA World Cup Golden Ball winner and a World Cup-winning captain all celebrating.

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Sun, 17 May 2015 09:38:00 GMTArea=News CentreSection=BirthdaysKind=News
<![CDATA[The Week in Quotes]]>/news/y=2015/m=5/news=the-week-in-quotes-2605336.htmlSat, 16 May 2015 09:45:00 GMTArea=News CentreSection=Week in QuotesKind=News<![CDATA[Racing, Emelec claim last-eight berth]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Fri, 15 May 2015 06:44:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=Copa Libertadores 2015 <![CDATA[Late penalty gives River advantage over Boca]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Fri, 08 May 2015 06:37:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=Copa Libertadores 2015 <![CDATA[Uruguayan Carreno named as new Qatar coach]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Uruguayan Jose Daniel Carreno was named as new coach of Qatar on Wednesday, the host nation of the 2022 FIFA World Cup™.

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Wed, 06 May 2015 15:53:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=National TeamsKind=News
<![CDATA[San Lorenzo crash out, Mineiro progress]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Reigning champions San Lorenzo tumbled out of the Copa Libertadores after being denied second place in Group Two by Sao Paulo, while 2013 winners Atletico Mineiro progressed to the last 16 with a win over Colo Colo.

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Thu, 23 Apr 2015 08:12:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=Copa Libertadores 2015
<![CDATA[New Zealand 2015 passes 100,000 in ticket sales]]>/u20worldcup/news/y=2015/m=4/news=new-zealand-2015-passes-100-000-in-ticket-sales-2593142.htmlThu, 23 Apr 2015 00:00:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=LOCKind=NewsTournament=FIFA U-20 World Cup New Zealand 2015<![CDATA[Cruzeiro, Atletico Nacional, Estudiantes progress]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Wed, 22 Apr 2015 06:58:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=Copa Libertadores 2015 <![CDATA[Let the Copa commence! ]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=On 19 April 1960 the Copa Libertadores started its journey at a packed Estadio Centenario in Montevideo. FIFA.com looks back at the historic day.

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Sun, 19 Apr 2015 20:16:00 GMTArea=ClassicSection=HistoryKind=News
<![CDATA[The Week in Quotes]]>/news/y=2015/m=4/news=the-week-in-quotes-2591639.htmlOur weekly feature highlights Lewis Holtby's confrontation with Hamburg supporters, Luis Suarez's incredible love story with his now-wife Sofia Balbi, Roberto Mancini's recollection of a special moment after he won the Premier League title with Manchester City and more.]]>Sat, 18 Apr 2015 08:36:00 GMTArea=News CentreSection=Week in QuotesKind=News<![CDATA[Perfect Boca set up Superclasico match-up]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Fri, 17 Apr 2015 05:06:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=Copa Libertadores 2015 <![CDATA[Cavani: I will remain at PSG]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Thu, 16 Apr 2015 11:35:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=Ligue 1 2014/2015<![CDATA[High-flying Tigres win thriller, River secure progression]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Thu, 16 Apr 2015 04:34:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=Copa Libertadores 2015 <![CDATA[Suarez: We are Barça]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Thu, 09 Apr 2015 12:10:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=Liga BBVA 2014/2015<![CDATA[Happy Birthday to you!]]>/news/y=2015/m=4/news=happy-birthday-to-you-2581908.htmlSun, 05 Apr 2015 10:20:00 GMTArea=News CentreSection=BirthdaysKind=News<![CDATA[Guerrero gives Corinthians victory, San Lorenzo win]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Paolo Guerrero netted a hat-trick as Corinthians continued their winning streak in the Copa Libertadores with a comfortable 4-0 victory over Uruguay's Danubio, while San Lorenzo edged Sao Paolo 1-0.

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Thu, 02 Apr 2015 06:21:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=Copa Libertadores 2015
<![CDATA[Brazil back on top, Paraguay make hosting count]]>/u17worldcup/news/y=2015/m=3/news=brazil-back-on-top-paraguay-make-hosting-count-2580825.htmlTue, 31 Mar 2015 14:17:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA U-17 World Cup Chile 2015<![CDATA[Paraguay complete South American quartet]]>/u17worldcup/news/y=2015/m=3/news=paraguay-complete-south-american-quartet-2580297.htmlMon, 30 Mar 2015 02:13:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA U-17 World Cup Chile 2015<![CDATA[Senegal edge Ghana, Uruguay beat Morocco]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Substitute Moussa Konate scored twice as Senegal confirmed their dominance over Ghana with a 2-1 victory in France, while Edinson Cavani's penalty was enough for Uruguay to overcome Morocco in their international friendlies.

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Sat, 28 Mar 2015 22:28:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=National TeamsKind=NewsTournament=Friendlies
<![CDATA[South American trio book Chile 2015 passage]]>/u17worldcup/news/y=2015/m=3/news=south-american-trio-book-chile-2015-passage-2579297.htmlFri, 27 Mar 2015 03:15:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA U-17 World Cup Chile 2015