<![CDATA[FIFA.com - News]]>http://www.fifa.com/index.htmlenCopyright ©1994 - 2014 FIFA. All rights reservedMon, 28 Jul 2014 06:15:00 GMTMon, 28 Jul 2014 06:51:43 GMTFIFA.comFIFA.comhttp://www.fifa.com/imgml/rssheader.gif http://www.fifa.com/index.html13928FIFA.com RSS<![CDATA[Late Timbers winner edges out Impact]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Mon, 28 Jul 2014 06:15:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=MLS 2014 <![CDATA[In-form Manchester City inflict more pain on AC Milan]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Mon, 28 Jul 2014 03:08:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=News<![CDATA[Peterson propels Kansas, Finlay strikes late]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Sun, 27 Jul 2014 06:37:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=MLS 2014 <![CDATA[Rapids return to winning ways]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Colorado Rapids ended a three-match winless streak in style with a 3-0 home triumph over Chivas USA, thanks to goals from Nick LaBrocca, Drew Moor and Gabriel Torres.

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Sat, 26 Jul 2014 07:32:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=MLS 2014
<![CDATA[Squads announced as kick-off draws nearer]]>/worldcup/news/y=2014/m=7/news=squads-announced-as-kick-off-draws-nearer-2408049.htmlThe squads for the 2014 FIFA U-20 Women's World Cup were announced today, with all 16 teams naming their 21 players.

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Fri, 25 Jul 2014 10:49:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA U-20 Women's World Cup Canada 2014
<![CDATA[Real Salt Lake go second with Montreal win]]>http://www.fifa.com/world-match-centre/nationalleagues/nationalleague=usa-mls-2000000103/news/newsid/240/801/3/index.html?cid=rssfeed&att=Fri, 25 Jul 2014 07:34:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=MLS 2014 <![CDATA[New York City land Lampard]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Major League Soccer's New York City FC have announced the signing of English international Frank Lampard on a two-year deal on Thursday, marking the new club's second big signing after David Villa joined earlier this summer.

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Thu, 24 Jul 2014 15:56:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=MLS 2014
<![CDATA[Van Gaal: We were fantastic]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Thu, 24 Jul 2014 08:04:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=News<![CDATA[Earthquakes ease past Fire]]>http://www.fifa.com/world-match-centre/nationalleagues/nationalleague=usa-mls-2000000103/news/newsid/240/780/2/index.html?cid=rssfeed&att=Thu, 24 Jul 2014 06:53:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=MLS 2014 <![CDATA[Van Gaal era begins in style]]>http://www.fifa.com/world-match-centre/news/newsid/240/780/5/index.html?cid=rssfeed&att=Thu, 24 Jul 2014 06:44:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=News<![CDATA[Borini injury fear as Reds edged by Roma]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Thu, 24 Jul 2014 02:31:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=News<![CDATA[Beasley links with Dynamo]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Thu, 24 Jul 2014 00:39:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=MLS 2014 <![CDATA[League leaders show no mercy]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Tue, 22 Jul 2014 08:40:00 GMTArea=Football DevelopmentSection=WomenKind=News<![CDATA[DC close gap at the top with Chivas win]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Mon, 21 Jul 2014 06:26:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=MLS 2014 <![CDATA[Kansas stretch lead, Dallas push on]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Sun, 20 Jul 2014 07:03:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=MLS 2014 <![CDATA[Spurs, Sounders finish level in Pochettino's debut]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Tottenham Hotspur and Seattle Sounders battled to an entertaining 3-3 draw on Saturday in manager Mauricio Pochettino's first game in charge of the north London club.

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Sat, 19 Jul 2014 22:36:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=FriendliesKind=News
<![CDATA[Kansas snatch late win, Galaxy cruise]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Thu, 17 Jul 2014 08:13:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=MLS 2014 <![CDATA[The World Cup's top social moments]]>/worldcup/news/y=2014/m=7/news=the-world-cup-s-top-social-moments-2406128.htmlSeveral milestones were reached and records set at the 2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil on the pitch, but the presence of social media added another layer to the historic tournament. FIFA.com looks at five significant social media moments.

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Wed, 16 Jul 2014 11:04:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil ™
<![CDATA[New names and familiar faces jostle for supremacy]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=FIFA.com reviews the latest women’s club football around the globe where there was a shock for USA’s long-term leaders, surprise results in Japan, plus news from Sweden and Finland.]]>Tue, 15 Jul 2014 08:06:00 GMTArea=Football DevelopmentSection=WomenKind=News<![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[Returning Dempsey helps Sounders topple Timbers]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Mon, 14 Jul 2014 06:15:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=MLS 2014 <![CDATA[Wyclef: We'll never forget this World Cup ]]>/worldcup/news/y=2014/m=7/news=wyclef-we-ll-never-forget-this-world-cup-2404175.htmlAhead of his performance at the 2014 FIFA World Cup Closing Ceremony, Wyclef Jean spoke to FIFA.com, with some questions coming from @FIFAWorldCup followers, about what it means to be in Brazil at the global finals and his hopes for Haitian football.

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Sun, 13 Jul 2014 12:25:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=VIP interviewTournament=2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil ™
<![CDATA[Santana: Messi looks like a plumber]]>/worldcup/news/y=2014/m=7/news=santana-messi-looks-like-a-plumber-2403961.htmlFIFA.com ahead of his performance at the Brazil 2014 Final on why Germany will be victorious, performing the Maracana and why he admires Lionel Messi.]]>Sat, 12 Jul 2014 23:41:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=VIP interviewTournament=2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil ™<![CDATA[Navas ties Messi at the summit]]>/worldcup/news/y=2014/m=7/news=navas-ties-messi-at-the-summit-2401323.htmlMon, 07 Jul 2014 19:34:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=Man Of MatchKind=NewsTournament=2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil ™<![CDATA[Who has been your top goalkeeper?]]>/worldcup/news/y=2014/m=7/news=who-has-been-your-top-goalkeeper-2401216.htmlFIFA.com wants you to let us know your opinion.]]>Mon, 07 Jul 2014 08:46:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=Have Your SayTournament=2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil ™<![CDATA[Blatter shocked by Bieniewicz's death ]]>http://www.fifa.com/aboutfifa/organisation/president/news/newsid=2398910/index.html?cid=rssfeed&att=Fri, 04 Jul 2014 14:39:00 GMTArea=OrganisationSection=PresidentKind=News<![CDATA[Fire deny Toronto, Chivas top Quakes]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Thu, 03 Jul 2014 08:22:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=MLS 2014 <![CDATA[Heroic Howard earns global praise ]]>/worldcup/news/y=2014/m=7/news=heroic-howard-earns-global-praise-2398047.htmlFIFA hears from Tim Howard and rounds up the reaction from his team-mates and on Twitter, where fans and celebrities have been lining up to laud the USA keeper.]]>Wed, 02 Jul 2014 18:48:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil ™<![CDATA[Belgium welcome attack-minded foes]]>/worldcup/news/y=2014/m=7/news=belgians-welcome-attack-minded-foes-2397822.html

It was only after their hard-fought victory over a resilient United States side on Tuesday that Belgium's players admitted that their group-stage displays had left a lot to be desired.

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Wed, 02 Jul 2014 10:00:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil ™
<![CDATA[USA look to bright future despite lost opportunity]]>/worldcup/news/y=2014/m=7/news=usa-look-to-bright-future-despite-lost-opportunity-2397815.htmlFIFA they are optimistic about the future.]]>Wed, 02 Jul 2014 06:30:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil ™<![CDATA[Klinsmann: We show too much respect]]>/worldcup/news/y=2014/m=7/news=klinsmann-we-show-too-much-respect-2397825.htmlWed, 02 Jul 2014 02:40:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil ™<![CDATA[World Cup run boosts MLS]]>/worldcup/news/y=2014/m=7/news=world-cup-run-boosts-mls-2397810.htmlWed, 02 Jul 2014 01:42:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil ™<![CDATA[World Cup favourites stumble on ]]>/worldcup/news/y=2014/m=7/news=world-cup-favourites-stumble-on-2397630.htmlFIFA.com reflects on 240 minutes of thrills, spills, and yet more goalkeeping heroics and extra-time goals after Argentina and Belgium completed the quarter-final line-up with victories over Switzerland and USA respectively.]]>Wed, 02 Jul 2014 01:23:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil ™<![CDATA[Young guns excel on night to remember]]>/worldcup/news/y=2014/m=7/news=young-guns-excel-on-night-to-remember-2397776.htmlWed, 02 Jul 2014 00:51:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=Best Young PlayerKind=NewsTournament=2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil ™<![CDATA[Belgium edge USA in thriller]]>/worldcup/matches/round=255951/match=300186497/match-report.htmlTue, 01 Jul 2014 23:35:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=Match SummaryTournament=2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil ™<![CDATA[Howard: Lukaku changed the game]]>/worldcup/news/y=2014/m=7/news=howard-credits-lukaku-as-game-changer-2397708.htmlTue, 01 Jul 2014 23:13:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil ™<![CDATA[USA, Swiss out to subdue stars]]>/worldcup/news/y=2014/m=6/news=usa-swiss-out-to-subdue-stars-2390913.htmlTue, 01 Jul 2014 01:18:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil ™<![CDATA[MLS-bound Kaka arrives in Orlando]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Tue, 01 Jul 2014 00:26:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=MLS 2014 <![CDATA[Vermaelen out, Kompany a concern]]>/worldcup/news/y=2014/m=6/news=vermaelen-out-kompany-a-concern-2391062.htmlMon, 30 Jun 2014 20:56:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil ™<![CDATA[Kaka bound for Orlando via Brazil]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Mon, 30 Jun 2014 20:52:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=MLS 2014 <![CDATA[USA unites across FIFA platforms]]>/worldcup/news/y=2014/m=6/news=usa-unites-across-fifa-platforms-2390732.htmlMon, 30 Jun 2014 18:55:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil ™<![CDATA[Hazard aiming to emulate James heroics]]>/worldcup/news/y=2014/m=6/news=hazard-aiming-to-emulate-james-heroics-2390906.htmlMon, 30 Jun 2014 18:53:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil ™<![CDATA[Howard: We’re proving critics wrong]]>/worldcup/news/y=2014/m=6/news=howard-we-re-proving-critics-wrong-2389319.htmlFIFA.com about "stuffing it" to some critics and how his USA side navigated one of the toughest groups to book a Round of 16 date with Belgium.]]>Mon, 30 Jun 2014 14:06:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil ™<![CDATA[Women’s round-up: June 2014]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=FIFA.com’s review of the month in women’s football looks at crucial qualifying action for Canada 2015 in Europe and Africa, plus silverware handed out across numerous domestic competitions.]]>Mon, 30 Jun 2014 12:36:00 GMTArea=Football DevelopmentSection=WomenKind=News<![CDATA[Montreal overpower Houston]]>http://www.fifa.com/world-match-centre/nationalleagues/nationalleague=usa-mls-2000000103/news/newsid/239/032/9/index.html?cid=rssfeed&att=Mon, 30 Jun 2014 06:27:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=MLS 2014 <![CDATA[Referee designations for matches 55 and 56]]>/worldcup/news/y=2014/m=6/news=referee-designations-for-matches-55-and-56-2389896.htmlSun, 29 Jun 2014 22:52:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil ™<![CDATA[Wilmots: Rotation is key]]>/worldcup/news/y=2014/m=6/news=wilmots-rotation-is-key-2389321.htmlMarc Wilmots outlines the importance of giving his Belgium squad playing time at the World Cup and says games are often decided when a fresh player is brought onto the pitch. 

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Sun, 29 Jun 2014 11:59:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil ™
<![CDATA[An extreme case of soccer fever]]>/worldcup/news/y=2014/m=6/news=an-extreme-case-of-soccer-fever-2388375.htmlFIFA.com takes a closer look at the amazing support the Stars and Stripes are receiving in Brazil and back home, putting to rest the notion that USA can't be bothered with the sport.]]>Sun, 29 Jun 2014 00:00:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil ™<![CDATA[CONCACAF and Africa enter brave new world]]>/worldcup/news/y=2014/m=6/news=concacaf-and-africa-enter-brave-new-world-2388146.html​FIFA.com​ reflects on how representatives from CONCACAF and Africa are setting new standards for their regions at Brazil 2014.]]>Fri, 27 Jun 2014 22:39:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil ™<![CDATA[Howedes: I close my eyes and enjoy the moment]]>/worldcup/news/y=2014/m=6/news=howedes-i-close-my-eyes-and-enjoy-the-moment-2387559.htmlGermany defender Benedikt Howedes spoke to FIFA.com shortly after helping Germany to a 1-0 win over USA in Recife.

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Fri, 27 Jun 2014 22:05:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil ™