<![CDATA[FIFA.com - News]]>http://www.fifa.com/index.htmlenCopyright ©1994 - 2014 FIFA. All rights reservedSat, 25 Oct 2014 08:35:00 GMTSat, 25 Oct 2014 09:22:41 GMTFIFA.comFIFA.comhttp://www.fifa.com/imgml/rssheader.gif http://www.fifa.com/index.html13928FIFA.com RSS<![CDATA[The Week in Quotes]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Sat, 25 Oct 2014 08:35:00 GMTArea=News CentreSection=Week in QuotesKind=News<![CDATA[Fire finish with victory]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Sat, 25 Oct 2014 06:34:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=MLS 2014 <![CDATA[Real Salt Lake up to third]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Thu, 23 Oct 2014 07:17:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=MLS 2014 <![CDATA[Colombia to face USA at Craven Cottage]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=The United States Soccer Federation confirmed on Wednesday USA will face Colombia in an international friendly at Craven Cottage in London on 14 November.

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Wed, 22 Oct 2014 20:53:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=National TeamsKind=NewsTournament=Friendly
<![CDATA[Rossi on the mend]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Tue, 21 Oct 2014 12:56:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=Serie A TIM 2014/2015<![CDATA[Sounders comeback preserves hopes]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Mon, 20 Oct 2014 07:14:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=MLS 2014 <![CDATA[Happy Birthday to you!]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=In our regular Sunday feature, we look ahead to the week's footballing birthdays with a Slovakian goalscorer, a retired English hardman and the current Three Lions skipper all celebrating this week.

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Sun, 19 Oct 2014 10:06:00 GMTArea=News CentreSection=BirthdaysKind=News
<![CDATA[DC United restore lead, Dallas close gap]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=DC United restored their six point lead at the top of the MLS Eastern Conference with a 2-1 win over Chicago Fire, while FC Dallas closed the gap on LA Galaxy and Seattle Sounders in the Western Conference with a 1-0 win over Colorado Rapids.

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Sun, 19 Oct 2014 07:05:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=MLS 2014
<![CDATA[Kansas City: America’s new soccer capital?]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=FIFA.com looks at MLS club Sporting Kansas City, who have reinvented themselves in recent years and, backed by a burgeoning fan base, the Midwestern club are helping the city become one of the major hubs of the game Stateside.]]>Thu, 16 Oct 2014 16:27:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=MLS 2014 <![CDATA[Heath: Germany 2011 was heartbreaking ]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att= As USA midfielder Tobin Heath and the Stars and Stripes get their CONCACAF Women's Championship underway, the Portland Thorns star is eager to put memories from the Germany 2011 final behind her. ]]>Wed, 15 Oct 2014 14:36:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA Women's World Cup Canada 2015<![CDATA[Icons eclipsed as Germans misfire]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=FIFA.com's latest stats review, alongside Germany's shooting struggles and Liverpool somehow defending their Women's Super League crown.]]>Wed, 15 Oct 2014 08:25:00 GMTArea=News CentreSection=Week in StatsKind=News<![CDATA[Late goal gives Honduras draw with USA]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Wed, 15 Oct 2014 02:36:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=National TeamsKind=NewsTournament=Friendly<![CDATA[CONCACAF octet aim for world stage]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Tue, 14 Oct 2014 02:32:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA Women's World Cup Canada 2015<![CDATA[Donovan’s dream goodbye]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=FIFA.com was on hand as Landon Donovan bid a dramatic farewell to the USA national team, earning a 158th cap and a deserved, extended ovation.]]>Mon, 13 Oct 2014 17:10:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=National TeamsKind=News<![CDATA[Galaxy's unbeaten run ended, DC win]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=The Los Angeles Galaxy saw their ten-game MLS unbeaten run ended as they lost 2-1 to FC Dallas, while DC United moved six points clear at the top of the Eastern Conference with a 3-1 win at Houston Dynamo.

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Mon, 13 Oct 2014 07:50:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=MLS 2014
<![CDATA[Revolution held, Red Bulls catch up]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=New England Revolution missed out on the chance to move up to second in the MLS Eastern Conference with a 2-2 draw at bottom side Montreal Impact, while New York Red Bulls closed the gap to two points with a 3-1 win over ten-man Toronto FC.

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Sun, 12 Oct 2014 07:34:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=MLS 2014
<![CDATA[Dempsey among new USA faces for Honduras]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=US captain Clint Dempsey was among six players added by Jurgen Klinsmann for his side's Tuesday friendly against Honduras.

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Sat, 11 Oct 2014 19:10:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=National TeamsKind=NewsTournament=Friendly
<![CDATA[Donovan farewell ends in draw]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=USA played out a 1-1 draw with Ecuador in a friendly that served as US icon Landon Donovan's international farewell, with the iconic No10 starting the match wearing the captain's armband.

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Sat, 11 Oct 2014 01:33:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=National TeamsKind=NewsTournament=Friendly
<![CDATA[Farewell for an American original]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=FIFA.com was on hand at USA's training camp this week and felt the presence, and heady legacy, of Landon Donovan, who will make his 157th and final appearance for the Stars and Stripes on Friday in a friendly against Ecuador.]]>Thu, 09 Oct 2014 16:02:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=National TeamsKind=News<![CDATA[Valeri brace lifts Timbers past Earthquakes]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Thu, 09 Oct 2014 06:16:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=MLS 2014 <![CDATA[Donovan's farewell filled with new faces]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=USA coach Jurgen Klinsmann named his squad for USA's friendly with Ecuador, including all-time leading scorer Landon Donovan, who will be making his final appearance for his country. 

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Mon, 06 Oct 2014 17:27:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=FriendliesKind=News
<![CDATA[Sounders ease through Rapids to go top]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Mon, 06 Oct 2014 02:44:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=MLS 2014 <![CDATA[Happy Birthday to you! ]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=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, including Chelsea' new frontman and a Belgian attacker.

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Sun, 05 Oct 2014 09:42:00 GMTArea=News CentreSection=BirthdaysKind=News
<![CDATA[Keane grabs brace, Henry downs Dynamo]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Robbie Keane scored twice as MLS Western Conference pacesetters Los Angeles Galaxy defeated Toronto 3-0, while Thierry Henry scored the only goal as New York Red Bulls saw off Houston Dynamo.

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Sun, 05 Oct 2014 07:08:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=MLS 2014
<![CDATA[Late Fire denies Union]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Fri, 03 Oct 2014 03:09:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=MLS 2014 <![CDATA[Creators, champions and record-breakers ]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att= FIFA.com's latest weekly stats review, while HJK Helsinki and Hamburg also feature.]]>Wed, 01 Oct 2014 09:33:00 GMTArea=News CentreSection=Week in StatsKind=News<![CDATA[Galaxy go top after routing Red Bulls]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Mon, 29 Sep 2014 06:06:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=MLS 2014 <![CDATA[Sounders win, Johnson suffers leg break]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Portland Timbers captain Will Johnson suffered a leg break in the first minute of his team's 3-2 home defeat to Toronto FC, while Seattle Sounders stormed to a 4-2 victory against Chivas USA.

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Sun, 28 Sep 2014 08:11:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=MLS 2014
<![CDATA[The Week in Quotes]]>http://www.fifa.com/newscentre/features/news/newsid=2444522/index.html?cid=rssfeed&att=Sat, 27 Sep 2014 09:25:00 GMTArea=News CentreSection=Week in QuotesKind=News<![CDATA[Dallas see off Sounders]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Thu, 25 Sep 2014 06:34:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=MLS 2014 <![CDATA[Bedoya: Brazil is just the beginning]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=FIFA.com, touching upon his fast rise on the professional and international scene, and his desire to roam on and off the pitch.]]>Wed, 24 Sep 2014 17:57:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=National TeamsKind=News<![CDATA[Essien: I haven't decided what to do next]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=FIFA.com about Ghana's 2014 FIFA World Cup experience, his own international future, fondness for Jose Mourinho and Chelsea, and his next challenge with Italian giants AC Milan.]]>Wed, 24 Sep 2014 08:46:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=InterviewTournament=Serie A TIM 2014/2015<![CDATA[FIFA to implement two new development programmes]]>http://www.fifa.com/aboutfifa/footballdevelopment/projects/news/newsid=2443029/index.html?cid=rssfeed&att=Tue, 23 Sep 2014 16:03:00 GMTArea=Football DevelopmentSection=ProjectsKind=News<![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 an American gold medallist, a member of Les Bleus bound for Canada 2015, a diminutive Portuguese international, an Italian icon and many more all celebrating.

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Sun, 21 Sep 2014 09:20:00 GMTArea=News CentreSection=BirthdaysKind=News
<![CDATA[Red Bulls coast, LA beat Dallas]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Sun, 21 Sep 2014 08:12:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=MLS 2014 <![CDATA[The Week in Quotes]]>http://www.fifa.com/newscentre/features/news/newsid=2442230/index.html?cid=rssfeed&att=Sat, 20 Sep 2014 21:29:00 GMTArea=News CentreSection=Week in QuotesKind=News<![CDATA[Real Salt Lake rout Rapids]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Real Salt Lake have closed the gap at the top of the USA Major League Soccer Western Conference after thrashing the Colorado Rapids 5-1 at the Rio Tinto Stadium.

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Sat, 20 Sep 2014 07:05:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=MLS 2014
<![CDATA[Strikes, shutouts and Milan magic ]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Wed, 17 Sep 2014 07:09:00 GMTArea=News CentreSection=Week in StatsKind=News<![CDATA[The evolution of the football boot]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=FIFA.com delivers you a football-related photo you won’t be able to resist paying a second glance to. This week’s shows a series of football boots – from way back in 1916 to the modern day.]]>Mon, 15 Sep 2014 11:02:00 GMTArea=News CentreSection=Super SnapKind=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[Costly Keane penalty miss as Galaxy held by rivals ]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Mon, 15 Sep 2014 06:35:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=MLS 2014 <![CDATA[Union, Toronto leave it late]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Sebastien Le Toux converted a stoppage-time penalty to salvage a vital point for the Philadelphia Union against the New York Red Bulls, while Toronto FC also left it late to secure a draw, equalising in the last minute against Chicago Fire.

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Sun, 14 Sep 2014 08:15:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=MLS 2014
<![CDATA[Sounders earn thrilling win, Sporting cruise]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Sat, 13 Sep 2014 07:08:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=MLS 2014 <![CDATA[Fernandez: Never far from home]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=La Gata Fernandez talks to FIFA.com about his enduring passion for scoring goals, whether they come in a Copa Libertadores final or with current club Portland Timbers, the excitement of playing in MLS and much more.]]>Mon, 08 Sep 2014 13:35:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=News<![CDATA[Revs win again, San Jose hold Portland]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=New England Revolution won their fourth straight match on Sunday, beating Chicago Fire 2-1, while Chivas USA lost their eighth game out of the last nine and San Jose Earthquakes held Portland Timbers in a wild 3-3 draw.

 
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Mon, 08 Sep 2014 02:37:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=MLS 2014
<![CDATA[Sporting stumble again, win for Salt Lake]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Sun, 07 Sep 2014 05:53:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=MLS 2014 <![CDATA[The Week in Quotes]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=In this edition of the Week in Quotes, we feature a defiant Joachim Low, a back-tracking Adriano Galliani, a reference that goes right over Raheem Sterling's head and an offer of mushrooms for fans.

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Sat, 06 Sep 2014 10:55:00 GMTArea=News CentreSection=Week in QuotesKind=News
<![CDATA[Argentina, USA excel on the road]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=FIFA.com reports on a night of international friendly action that brought morale-boosting victories for the likes of Argentina, England, Russia and USA.]]>Thu, 04 Sep 2014 08:55:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=FriendliesKind=News<![CDATA[Revolution, Sounders victorious]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Thu, 04 Sep 2014 05:52:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=MLS 2014 <![CDATA[Aspiration and glory as seasons begin and end]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=FIFA.com reviews all the women’s club news with Kansas City etching their name onto the NWSL championship trophy, while it is the other end of the campaign in Europe as Germany and France opened their respective seasons.]]>Tue, 02 Sep 2014 07:22:00 GMTArea=Football DevelopmentSection=WomenKind=News