<![CDATA[FIFA.com - News]]>http://www.fifa.com/index.htmlenCopyright ©1994 - 2014 FIFA. All rights reservedFri, 17 Oct 2014 13:06:00 GMTFri, 17 Oct 2014 13:45:38 GMTFIFA.comFIFA.comhttp://www.fifa.com/imgml/rssheader.gif http://www.fifa.com/index.html13928FIFA.com RSS<![CDATA[Ancelotti: Real have a unique front three]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Fri, 17 Oct 2014 13:06:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=Liga BBVA 2014/2015<![CDATA[Iceland dent Dutch hopes, Pelle fires Italy]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=The Netherlands' hopes of qualifying for UEFA EURO 2016 took another blow as a Gylfi Sigurdsson brace gave Iceland a 2-0 win in Group A, while Belgium drew Bosnia and Herzegovina on the road.

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Mon, 13 Oct 2014 21:23:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=National TeamsKind=NewsTournament=UEFA EURO 2016 Prel. Comp.
<![CDATA[Top teams looking to bounce back]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=FIFA.com previews the next round of UEFA EURO 2016 qualifying matches with some of the continent's heavyweights, including FIFA World Cup winners Germany, looking to bounce back from recent disappointments.

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Sun, 12 Oct 2014 15:26:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=National TeamsKind=NewsTournament=UEFA EURO 2016 Prel. Comp.
<![CDATA[Bale: Wales have turned a corner]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Wales hero Gareth Bale is convinced his country have "turned a corner" in their quest to qualify for UEFA EURO 2016, after a goalless draw with Bosnia and Herzegovina.

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Sat, 11 Oct 2014 14:21:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=National TeamsKind=NewsTournament=UEFA EURO 2016 Prel. Comp.
<![CDATA[Coleman: Performance better than point]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Wales manager Chris Coleman saluted his players following their well-earned UEFA EURO 2016 qualifying point in a goalless draw with Bosnia and Herzegovina in Cardiff which put them top of Group B.

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Fri, 10 Oct 2014 23:35:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=National TeamsKind=NewsTournament=UEFA EURO 2016 Prel. Comp.
<![CDATA[Dutch relief as Italy's Chiellini stars and Belgium run riot]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=The Netherlands fought back to beat Kazakhstan 3-1, Giorgio Chiellini stole the show in Italy's 2-1 win over Azerbaijan and Belgium blasted Andorra 6-0.

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Fri, 10 Oct 2014 21:22:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=National TeamsKind=NewsTournament=UEFA EURO 2016 Prel. Comp.
<![CDATA[Leading nations play catch-up in EURO race]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Wed, 08 Oct 2014 00:17:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=National TeamsKind=NewsTournament=UEFA EURO 2016 Prel. Comp.<![CDATA[Ledley: We relish the pressure]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Joe Ledley believes Wales will thrive under the pressure of UEFA EURO 2016 expectation sweeping the country ahead of their qualifier against Bosnia and Herzegovina. 

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Tue, 07 Oct 2014 16:46:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=National TeamsKind=NewsTournament=UEFA EURO 2016 Prel. Comp.
<![CDATA[Bale: Football can overtake rugby soon in Wales]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Gareth Bale has expressed his confidence that Wales can qualify for a first major tournament since 1958 and that football can eclipse rugby as the nation's biggest sport.

 

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Tue, 07 Oct 2014 09:28:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=National TeamsKind=NewsTournament=UEFA EURO 2016 Prel. Comp.
<![CDATA[Bale crowned Welsh player of the year]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Real Madrid star Gareth Bale set a new record after being voted Welsh footballer of the year for the fourth time.

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Mon, 06 Oct 2014 20:40:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=GeneralKind=News
<![CDATA[City go second, Liverpool back on track]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Manchester City climbed to second place in the English Premier League after a hard-earned 2-0 win at Aston Villa, while Liverpool went sixth following a 2-1 win over West Bromwich Albion at home.

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Sat, 04 Oct 2014 16:06:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=Barclays Premier League 2014/2015
<![CDATA[Wenger: Ramsey to miss around four weeks]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Fri, 03 Oct 2014 10:02:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=Barclays Premier League 2014/2015<![CDATA[Ramsey, Allen to miss Wales qualifiers]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Midfielders Aaron Ramsey and Joe Allen are set to miss Wales' upcoming UEFA EURO 2016 qualifiers against Bosnia-Herzegovina and Cyprus in Cardiff, manager Chris Coleman has confirmed.

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Wed, 01 Oct 2014 15:30:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=National TeamsKind=NewsTournament=UEFA EURO 2016 Prel. Comp.
<![CDATA[Chelsea preserve lead, Rooney off in United win]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Chelsea preserved their three-point lead at the top of the English Premier League table by beating Aston Villa 3-0 at home, while Wayne Rooney was sent off in Manchester United's narrow 2-1 win over West Ham United. 

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Sat, 27 Sep 2014 19:07:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=Barclays Premier League 2014/2015
<![CDATA[Monk: Poyet big role in reviving Ki's career]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Swansea manager Garry Monk believes Ki Sung-Yueng's impressive form this season is due in large part to the skills of Sunderland boss Gus Poyet.

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Fri, 26 Sep 2014 21:44:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=Barclays Premier League 2014/2015
<![CDATA[Liverpool win thrilling shoot-out, Saints eliminate Arsenal]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Southampton's fine start to the season continued as Nathaniel Clyne's stunning strike threw Arsenal out of the League Cup in the third round, while Liverpool overcame Middlesbrough after a dramatic 14-13 penalty shoot-out win. 

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Tue, 23 Sep 2014 21:52:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=News
<![CDATA[Spahic returns for Bosnia and Herzegovina EURO qualifiers]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Despite announcing his international retirement last month, Bosnia and Herzegovina captain Emir Spahic is set to return to coach Safet Susic's side for their upcoming UEFA EURO 2016 qualifiers against Belgium and Wales.

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Mon, 22 Sep 2014 15:32:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=National TeamsKind=NewsTournament=UEFA EURO 2016 Prel. Comp.
<![CDATA[Quick-fire Arsenal win, Southampton sink Swans]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Arsenal scored three goals in a span of just over three minutes to beat Aston Villa 3-0 at Villa Park, while Queens Park Rangers and Stoke City battled to a 2-2 draw, as did Newcastle United and Hull City.

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Sat, 20 Sep 2014 17:33:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=Barclays Premier League 2014/2015
<![CDATA[Germany and France catching up]]>http://www.fifa.com/worldranking/news/women/newsid=2441621/index.html?cid=rssfeed&att=There are no changes at the very top of the latest edition of the FIFA/Coca-Cola Women's World Ranking, but Germany have cut the USA's lead to a mere six points, while all ten CONMEBOL teams are ranked. 

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Fri, 19 Sep 2014 08:59:00 GMTArea=World RankingSection=Women RankingKind=News
<![CDATA[Monk: Southampton taught me a lot]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Swansea manager Garry Monk spoke of the benefits of his football education at Southamption ahead of their meeting in the English Premier League. 

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Thu, 18 Sep 2014 16:36:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=Barclays Premier League 2014/2015
<![CDATA[European coaches to recap Brazil 2014's technical legacy in Russia ]]>/worldcup/news/y=2014/m=9/news=european-coaches-to-recap-brazil-2014-s-technical-legacy-in-russia-2439876.htmlMon, 15 Sep 2014 14:00:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil ™<![CDATA[Mourinho: Costa worth the wait]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Jose Mourinho believes Diego Costa's scintillating start to his Chelsea career proves he was right to wait for the Spain striker, saying his return of seven goals in four games has surprised the Portuguese coach.

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Sat, 13 Sep 2014 23:30:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=Barclays Premier League 2014/2015
<![CDATA[Villa down Liverpool, Costa sends Chelsea clear]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Aston Villa remain unbeaten this English Premier League season after they defeated Liverpool 1-0 at Anfield, while Diego Costa's hat-trick led Chelsea to an emphatic 4-2 home win over Swansea City.  

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Sat, 13 Sep 2014 18:27:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=Barclays Premier League 2014/2015
<![CDATA[Coleman: Bale is our very own Messi]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Wed, 10 Sep 2014 04:30:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=National TeamsKind=NewsTournament=UEFA EURO 2016 Prel. Comp.<![CDATA[Iceland take down Turkey, Cyprus shock Bosnia and Herzegovina]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Czech Republic pulled off a surprising 2-1 win over the Netherlands on Tuesday in their opening UEFA EURO 2016 qualifying match, while Iceland took down Turkey 3-0 and Cyprus stunned Bosnia and Herzegovina 2-1.

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Tue, 09 Sep 2014 22:45:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=National TeamsKind=NewsTournament=UEFA EURO 2016 Prel. Comp.
<![CDATA[Bale brace sees Wales beat Andorra]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att= 

Real Madrid star Gareth Bale's double saved Wales's blushes as they came from 1-0 down to beat minnows Andorra 2-1 in their opening UEFA EURO 2016 qualifier on Tuesday.]]>
Tue, 09 Sep 2014 21:58:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=National TeamsKind=NewsTournament=UEFA EURO 2016 Prel. Comp.
<![CDATA[Taylor: Welsh excitement building]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Wales defender Neil Taylor admits real excitement is building as Chris Coleman's squad prepare to step out on the road to UEFA EURO 2016, and admits he dreams of seeing the Millennium Stadium full for football matches.

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Fri, 05 Sep 2014 13:01:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=National TeamsKind=News
<![CDATA[Transfer gambles and last-gasp swoops]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Late deals, last minute surprise swoops and fans biting their nails down to the ends waiting for swaps to be confirmed - transfer deadline day is the same every time. We round-up it and the final week of moves around the world.]]>Tue, 02 Sep 2014 07:15:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=Barclays Premier League 2014/2015<![CDATA[Ecuele Manga leaves Lorient for Cardiff]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Lorient central defender and captain Bruno Ecuele Manga has left the French Ligue 1 club for English Championship side Cardiff City.

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Mon, 01 Sep 2014 19:21:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=News
<![CDATA[Stoke shock City, Burnley hold United]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Mame Biram Diouf's dazzling goal stunned the Manchester City supporters as visiting Stoke City beat Manuel Pellegrini's side 1-0, while Newcastle United and Crystal Palace battled to a wild 3-3 draw and Burnley held Manchester United in a scoreless affair.

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Sat, 30 Aug 2014 17:07:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=Barclays Premier League 2014/2015
<![CDATA[Summer sun shines on Live Your Goals ]]>http://www.fifa.com/aboutfifa/footballdevelopment/women/liveyourgoals/news/newsid=2428330/index.html?cid=rssfeed&att=Fri, 29 Aug 2014 06:51:00 GMTArea=Football DevelopmentSection=Live your goalsKind=News<![CDATA[Chelsea, Swans record second wins]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Diego Costa led Chelsea to the Blues' second straight win with a 2-0 victory over Leicester City at Stamford Bridge, while Swansea City beat Burnley 1-0 at home and West Ham United won 3-1 at Crystal Palace.

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Sat, 23 Aug 2014 17:03:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=Barclays Premier League 2014/2015
<![CDATA[Wales launch Live Your Goals]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=The Football Association of Wales, in conjunction with the Welsh Football Trust, launched the FIFA LIVE YOUR GOALS campaign in the country. 

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Sat, 23 Aug 2014 10:59:00 GMTArea=Football DevelopmentSection=Live your goalsKind=News
<![CDATA[Lionesses roar, USA find goalscoring form]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=FIFA.com wraps up this week’s women’s international action led by England winning through to Canada 2015 amid a host of qualifiers in Europe, while world No1 USA eased to yet another win on home soil.]]>Fri, 22 Aug 2014 08:23:00 GMTArea=Football DevelopmentSection=WomenKind=News<![CDATA[Swansea sign Fernandez from Napoli]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Wed, 20 Aug 2014 11:52:00 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[Cardiff's Theophile-Catherine loaned to Saint-Etienne]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Kevin Theophile-Catherine has returned to his native France to play for Saint-Etienne for the season after Cardiff City loaned the defender to the French Ligue 1 side on Monday.

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Mon, 18 Aug 2014 19:54:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=Ligue 1 2014/2015
<![CDATA[Van Gaal: Expectations are so high]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Sat, 16 Aug 2014 23:30:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=Barclays Premier League 2014/2015<![CDATA[Swansea ruin Van Gaal bow, Ramsey saves Arsenal]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Swansea City condemned Louis van Gaal to defeat in his first English Premier League game as Manchester United manager, while Aaron Ramsey and Eric Dier scored a stoppage-time winners for Arsenal and Tottenham respectively. 

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Sat, 16 Aug 2014 18:33:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=Barclays Premier League 2014/2015
<![CDATA[Swans stun United on Van Gaal debut]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Louis van Gaal's Manchester United reign got off to a false start on Saturday as Swansea City won 2-1 in the season's opening English Premier League game at Old Trafford.

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Sat, 16 Aug 2014 13:47:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=Barclays Premier League 2014/2015
<![CDATA[English clubs welcome Brazil 2014 stars]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=FIFA.com previews the English Premier League season by looking at five big names from Brazil 2014 who line up for new sides in England's top flight for the 2014/15 season, with Diego Costa, Alexis Sanchez and Louis van Gaal all featuring.

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Fri, 15 Aug 2014 10:49:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=Barclays Premier League 2014/2015
<![CDATA[Chico, Hernandez depart Swans for Qatar]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Spanish pair Chico Flores and Pablo Hernandez have both left Swansea City for teams in Qatar, the English Premier League club has announced.

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Thu, 14 Aug 2014 13:28:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=Qatar Stars League 2013/2014
<![CDATA[United's Shaw out for month]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Manchester United defender Luke Shaw has suffered a hamstring injury and will miss the opening game of the season against Swansea City, the club announced. 

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Wed, 13 Aug 2014 18:37:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=Barclays Premier League 2014/2015
<![CDATA[Bale targeting more European success]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Speaking at a press conference ahead of Tuesday's UEFA Super Cup in his hometown of Cardiff on Monday, Real Madrid superstar Gareth Bale said he feels fit and ready for the 2014/15 season, where he hopes to claim the Spanish La Liga and UEFA Champions League.

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Mon, 11 Aug 2014 20:04:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=News
<![CDATA[Rodriguez set for Real bow in Super Cup]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Mon, 11 Aug 2014 00:30:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=News<![CDATA[Ramsey: We want that feeling again]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Ahead of the Community Shield against Manchester City, Arsenal's FA Cup final match-winner Aaron Ramsey believes the club can build on last season's cup success and win more titles.

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Thu, 07 Aug 2014 15:37:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=Barclays Premier League 2013/2014
<![CDATA[Bale: La Liga is the most exciting]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Gareth Bale has said he believes the Spanish La Liga has surpassed the English Premier League as the world's most exciting league as a result of the recent signings and success in European competition.

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Wed, 23 Jul 2014 22:35:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=News
<![CDATA[Spurs sign Davies, Vorm, send Sigurdsson to Swans]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Tottenham Hotspur have signed Ben Davies and Michel Vorm from Swansea City on a five-year and four-year deal respectively, while sending Gylfi Sigurdsson to the Welsh club.

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Wed, 23 Jul 2014 19:14:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=Barclays Premier League 2014/2015
<![CDATA[Benitez: I have set Michu a target]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Fri, 18 Jul 2014 13:10:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=Serie A TIM 2013/2014<![CDATA[Michu makes Napoli loan move]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Thu, 17 Jul 2014 16:57:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=Serie A TIM 2013/2014