<![CDATA[FIFA.com - News]]>http://www.fifa.com/index.htmlenCopyright ©1994 - 2014 FIFA. All rights reservedThu, 02 Jul 2015 03:29:00 GMTThu, 02 Jul 2015 03:29:57 GMTFIFA.comFIFA.comhttp://www.fifa.com/imgml/rssheader.gif http://www.fifa.com/index.html13928FIFA.com RSS<![CDATA[Win a unique FIFA Women’s World Cup Final prize]]>/womensworldcup/news/y=2015/m=7/news=win-a-unique-fifa-women-s-world-cup-final-prize-2660197.htmlFIFA are offering you a unique, once-in-a-lifetime opportunity: two tickets to the FIFA Women’s World Cup Canada 2015 final, and the chance to present the ‘Live Your Goals’ award to the player of the match.

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Thu, 02 Jul 2015 03:29:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA Women's World Cup Canada 2015
<![CDATA[Carli Lloyd, USA’s rock of ages ]]>/womensworldcup/news/y=2015/m=7/news=carli-lloyd-usa-s-rock-of-ages-2660163.htmlWed, 01 Jul 2015 20:22:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA Women's World Cup Canada 2015<![CDATA[USA into Final after a tale of two penalties]]>/womensworldcup/matches/round=268016/match=300269503/match-report.htmlA Carli Lloyd-inspired USA are into their second successive FIFA Women’s World Cup Final following an intensely fought semi-final in Montreal against Germany as the Americans ran out 2-0 winners.

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Wed, 01 Jul 2015 01:54:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=Match SummaryTournament=FIFA Women's World Cup Canada 2015
<![CDATA[TV audiences grow in World Cup quarter-finals]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Tue, 30 Jun 2015 19:43:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA Women's World Cup Canada 2015<![CDATA[Win kick-off balls from the final four games in Canada!]]>/womensworldcup/news/y=2015/m=6/news=win-kick-off-balls-from-the-final-four-games-in-canada-2654172.htmlWhile the final four nations push their abilities to the limit in the search for World Cup gold, test your own football skills with our Women’s World Cup Kick-Off Ball contests.

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Tue, 30 Jun 2015 09:57:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA Women's World Cup Canada 2015
<![CDATA[Beliveau: This is a positive era]]>/womensworldcup/news/y=2015/m=6/news=keep-pending-beliveau-this-is-a-positive-era-2654240.htmlTue, 30 Jun 2015 02:29:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA Women's World Cup Canada 2015<![CDATA[Morgan looking for a fairytale finish]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Tue, 30 Jun 2015 01:47:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA Women's World Cup Canada 2015<![CDATA[Altidore: I’m a lover]]>/worldcup/news/y=2015/m=6/news=altidore-i-m-a-lover-2653310.htmlFIFA.com chats with USA and Toronto FC striker Jozy Altidore about the current USA national team and his hopes ahead of Russia 2018 qualifying in the CONCACAF zone.
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Mon, 29 Jun 2015 08:33:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=InterviewTournament=2018 FIFA World Cup Russia (TM)
<![CDATA[Final place the prize for former champs]]>/womensworldcup/matches/round=268016/match=300269503/preview.htmlSun, 28 Jun 2015 21:11:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=Match PreviewTournament=FIFA Women's World Cup Canada 2015<![CDATA[Happy Birthday to you!]]>/news/y=2015/m=6/news=happy-birthday-to-you-2654010.htmlSun, 28 Jun 2015 10:28:00 GMTArea=News CentreSection=BirthdaysKind=News<![CDATA[Inspire the players, before the biggest game of their lives]]>/womensworldcup/news/y=2015/m=6/news=inspire-the-players-before-the-biggest-game-of-their-lives-2653637.htmlFIFA, together with our Partners, are giving you a unique chance to use YOUR voice to connect with the players at the FIFA Women's World Cup Canada 2015 Final. 

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Sun, 28 Jun 2015 03:47:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA Women's World Cup Canada 2015
<![CDATA[Clean sheets key to USA’s success]]>/womensworldcup/news/y=2015/m=6/news=clean-sheets-key-to-usa-s-success-2653644.htmlSat, 27 Jun 2015 04:36:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA Women's World Cup Canada 2015<![CDATA[Glory and despair as elite duo advance]]>/womensworldcup/news/y=2015/m=6/news=glory-and-despair-as-elite-duo-advance-2653457.htmlSat, 27 Jun 2015 02:44:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA Women's World Cup Canada 2015<![CDATA[High-flying Lloyd lifts USA past China in '99 rematch]]>/womensworldcup/matches/round=268018/match=300269488/match-report.htmlSat, 27 Jun 2015 02:39:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=Match SummaryTournament=FIFA Women's World Cup Canada 2015<![CDATA[FIFA Women’s World Cup breaks more TV records in Round of 16]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=The FIFA Women’s World Cup 2015 Canada broke more records for television audiences in key markets across the world during the Round of 16 matches.

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Thu, 25 Jun 2015 23:13:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA Women's World Cup Canada 2015
<![CDATA[USA and China finally set to write new ‘99 chapter]]>/womensworldcup/news/y=2015/m=6/news=usa-and-china-finally-set-to-write-new-99-chapter-2652983.htmlThu, 25 Jun 2015 16:59:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA Women's World Cup Canada 2015<![CDATA[Galaxy grab win, Sounders slip to loss]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Los Angeles Galaxy laid down a marker at the top of Major League Soccer's Western Conference as they routed Portland Timbers 5-0, while Seattle Sounders slipped to a 1-0 defeat against Philadelphia Union.

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Thu, 25 Jun 2015 07:38:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=MLS 2015
<![CDATA[Gerrard: That slip against Chelsea kills me]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Steven Gerrard has candidly rued the incident which all but ended Liverpool's Premier League title challenge in 2013/14, explained why he 'got the cake' at the club and identified the moment he decided it was time to leave Anfield.

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Wed, 24 Jun 2015 12:04:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=Barclays Premier League 2014/2015
<![CDATA[Chinese warriors ready to revive spirit of old]]>/womensworldcup/news/y=2015/m=6/news=chinese-warriors-ready-to-revive-spirit-of-old-2652835.htmlWed, 24 Jun 2015 09:14:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA Women's World Cup Canada 2015<![CDATA[Klinsmann names experienced USA Gold Cup squad]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=USA coach Jurgen Klinsmann named 17 players from last year's FIFA World Cup lineup to the American roster announced Tuesday that will defend the title in next month's CONCACAF Gold Cup.

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Tue, 23 Jun 2015 20:17:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=National TeamsKind=NewsTournament=CONCACAF Gold Cup 2015
<![CDATA[England, USA weather storms to advance]]>/womensworldcup/news/y=2015/m=6/news=england-usa-weather-storms-to-advance-2652631.htmlTue, 23 Jun 2015 03:02:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA Women's World Cup Canada 2015<![CDATA[USA survive tough Colombia test to progress]]>/womensworldcup/matches/round=268032/match=300269505/match-report.htmlTue, 23 Jun 2015 02:54:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=Match SummaryTournament=FIFA Women's World Cup Canada 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[San Jose see off Seattle, Galaxy hit five]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Sun, 21 Jun 2015 06:12:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=MLS 2015 <![CDATA[Johnston leaves her idol in the shade]]>/womensworldcup/news/y=2015/m=6/news=johnston-leaves-her-idol-in-the-shade-2651137.htmlA relative new girl in the USA defence, Julie Johnston has been proving her worth at the back for the Stars and Stripes and sat down with FIFA.com to talk U-20 World Cup memories, her time in Canada so far and idolising Christie Rampone.

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Sun, 21 Jun 2015 00:02:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA Women's World Cup Canada 2015
<![CDATA[New Zealand 2015 in numbers ]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Sat, 20 Jun 2015 23:19:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA U-20 World Cup New Zealand 2015<![CDATA[Women’s World Cup scores early record TV viewing in key markets]]>/womensworldcup/news/y=2015/m=6/news=women-s-world-cup-scores-early-record-tv-viewing-in-key-markets-2651201.htmlFri, 19 Jun 2015 20:28:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA Women's World Cup Canada 2015<![CDATA[Mind games working wonders for Colombia]]>/womensworldcup/news/y=2015/m=6/news=mind-games-working-wonders-for-colombia-2650886.htmlFIFA.com caught up with Las Cafeteras' psychologist to see how they are mentally preparing to face Germany.]]>Fri, 19 Jun 2015 15:39:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA Women's World Cup Canada 2015<![CDATA[Big names and bold newcomers shine]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Fri, 19 Jun 2015 03:02:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA Women's World Cup Canada 2015<![CDATA[Canadian reunion for club team-mates]]>/womensworldcup/news/y=2015/m=6/news=canadian-reunion-for-club-team-mates-2650298.htmlWed, 17 Jun 2015 11:04:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA Women's World Cup Canada 2015<![CDATA[Six teams through, two head home]]>/womensworldcup/news/y=2015/m=6/news=six-teams-through-two-head-home-2650131.htmlWed, 17 Jun 2015 05:57:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA Women's World Cup Canada 2015<![CDATA[Wambach volley keeps USA top, sends Nigeria home]]>/womensworldcup/matches/round=268020/match=300269495/match-report.htmlWed, 17 Jun 2015 02:54:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=Match SummaryTournament=FIFA Women's World Cup Canada 2015<![CDATA[Oshoala: I want us to play like Real Madrid]]>/womensworldcup/news/y=2015/m=6/news=oshoala-i-want-us-to-play-like-real-madrid-2648465.htmlFIFA.com spoke to Nigeria’s young starlet Asisat Oshoala about her meteoric rise, the difficulties she’s finding playing at senior level and her ambitions to be like Karim Benzema, Cristiano Ronaldo and Gareth Bale.]]>Mon, 15 Jun 2015 12:52:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA Women's World Cup Canada 2015<![CDATA[Zelalem: USA want to reach higher]]>/u20worldcup/news/y=2015/m=6/news=zelalem-usa-want-to-reach-higher-2648285.htmlFIFA.com of his belief that USA can begin challenging for major titles, also outlining his approach to penalties and Arsenal ambitions.]]>Sun, 14 Jun 2015 13:32:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA U-20 World Cup New Zealand 2015<![CDATA[Unlucky losers pay the penalty]]>/u20worldcup/news/y=2015/m=6/news=unlucky-losers-pay-the-penalty-2648259.htmlFIFA.com rounds-up the day at New Zealand 2015 where eight teams became four.]]>Sun, 14 Jun 2015 09:29:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA U-20 World Cup New Zealand 2015<![CDATA[Serbia keep cool to set up Mali showdown ]]>/u20worldcup/matches/round=271598/match=300269551/match-report.htmlSun, 14 Jun 2015 08:21:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=Match SummaryTournament=FIFA U-20 World Cup New Zealand 2015<![CDATA[Martins makes scoring return]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Sun, 14 Jun 2015 06:46:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=MLS 2015 <![CDATA[Records tumble, holders advance and heavyweights collide]]>/womensworldcup/news/y=2015/m=6/news=fri-12-june-wwc-matchday-6-review-2647375.htmlSat, 13 Jun 2015 05:47:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA Women's World Cup Canada 2015<![CDATA[USA, Sweden battle to scoreless stalemate]]>/womensworldcup/matches/round=268020/match=300269500/match-report.htmlSat, 13 Jun 2015 02:57:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=Match SummaryTournament=FIFA Women's World Cup Canada 2015<![CDATA[Calculators and cards: The qualification and disciplinary lowdown]]>/womensworldcup/news/y=2015/m=6/news=calculators-and-cards-the-qualification-and-disciplinary-lowdown-2646911.htmlFIFA.com runs through the criteria for qualification from the group stage, as well as the key disciplinary rules. What determines who reaches the Round of 16? What tiebreakers apply? Find out the answers here.]]>Fri, 12 Jun 2015 22:53:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA Women's World Cup Canada 2015<![CDATA[Press: USA's support is unparalleled in women’s soccer]]>/womensworldcup/news/y=2015/m=6/news=thursday-usa-press-ing-for-improvement-2646318.htmlFIFA.com caught up with USA trio Christen Press, Sydney Leroux and Meghan Klingenberg after making their FIFA Women’s World Cup debut, to speak about what the Americans needs to improve on after their opening win against Australia and much more.]]>Thu, 11 Jun 2015 18:18:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA Women's World Cup Canada 2015<![CDATA[FIFA Women’s World Cup openers attract bigger TV audiences than 2011]]>/womensworldcup/news/y=2015/m=6/news=fifa-women-s-world-cup-openers-attract-bigger-tv-audiences-than-2011-2645835.htmlWed, 10 Jun 2015 19:12:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA Women's World Cup Canada 2015<![CDATA[Déjà vu for spot-kick specialist Steffen]]>/u20worldcup/news/y=2015/m=6/news=deja-vu-for-spot-kick-specialist-steffen-2645800.htmlFIFA.com caught up with USA goalkeeper Zackary Steffen after his 83rd-minute penalty save helped his side reach the FIFA U-20 World Cup quarter-finals for the first time in nearly a decade.]]>Wed, 10 Jun 2015 16:18:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA U-20 World Cup New Zealand 2015<![CDATA[Three greats, three masterpieces]]>/womensworldcup/news/y=2015/m=6/news=three-greats-three-masterpieces-2621863.htmlWed, 10 Jun 2015 14:45:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA Women's World Cup Canada 2015<![CDATA[Penalty heroes emerge amid late drama]]>/u20worldcup/news/y=2015/m=6/news=penalty-heroes-emerge-amid-late-drama-2645506.htmlWed, 10 Jun 2015 14:04:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA U-20 World Cup New Zealand 2015<![CDATA[Spot-kick save secures USA progression]]>/u20worldcup/matches/round=271600/match=300269559/match-report.htmlWed, 10 Jun 2015 10:33:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=Match SummaryTournament=FIFA U-20 World Cup New Zealand 2015<![CDATA[Big guns open with victories, Africans shine in the sun ]]>/womensworldcup/news/y=2015/m=6/news=big-guns-open-with-victories-africans-shine-in-the-sun-2626258.htmlTue, 09 Jun 2015 05:55:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA Women's World Cup Canada 2015<![CDATA[USA take down tenacious Matildas]]>/womensworldcup/matches/round=268020/match=300269468/match-report.htmlTue, 09 Jun 2015 02:23:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=Match SummaryTournament=FIFA Women's World Cup Canada 2015<![CDATA[More injury woe for Hummels]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Mats Hummels will miss Germany's friendly with the United States and the UEFA EURO 2016 qualifier against Gibraltar due to injury.

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Mon, 08 Jun 2015 12:11:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=National TeamsKind=NewsTournament=UEFA EURO 2016 Prel. Comp.
<![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