<![CDATA[FIFA.com - News]]>http://www.fifa.com/index.htmlenCopyright ©1994 - 2014 FIFA. All rights reservedMon, 26 Jan 2015 20:02:00 GMTTue, 27 Jan 2015 01:46:47 GMTFIFA.comFIFA.comhttp://www.fifa.com/imgml/rssheader.gif http://www.fifa.com/index.html13928FIFA.com RSS<![CDATA[Joe Ledley, backlit and bearded]]>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. The subject of this week's image is a silhouette of Crystal Palace central midfielder Joe Ledley.]]>Mon, 26 Jan 2015 20:02:00 GMTArea=News CentreSection=Super SnapKind=News<![CDATA[Naughton leaves Spurs for Swansea]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=English right-back Kyle Naughton has joined Swansea City from Tottenham Hotspur on a three-and-a-half-year contract, the Welsh club announced.

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Thu, 22 Jan 2015 18:10:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=Barclays Premier League 2014/2015
<![CDATA[Gomis: Me leaving Swansea is possible]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Mon, 19 Jan 2015 08:11:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=Barclays Premier League 2014/2015<![CDATA[Mourinho: Chelsea were perfect]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Sun, 18 Jan 2015 01:20:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=Barclays Premier League 2014/2015<![CDATA[Chelsea hit five, Palace, Spurs strike late]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Sat, 17 Jan 2015 17:07:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=Barclays Premier League 2014/2015<![CDATA[Manchester City complete Bony swoop]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Wed, 14 Jan 2015 13:24:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=Barclays Premier League 2014/2015<![CDATA[Ronaldo: The Real fans should be nice to Bale]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Tue, 13 Jan 2015 07:26:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=Liga BBVA 2014/2015<![CDATA[Chelsea go top as Everton hold City]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Chelsea again have outright possession of top spot in the English Premier League following a 2-0 victory over Newcastle United at Stamford Bridge, while Everton held Manchester City to a 1-1 draw.

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Sat, 10 Jan 2015 17:13:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=Barclays Premier League 2014/2015
<![CDATA[Pellegrini: We need another striker]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Manuel Pellegrini has confirmed Manchester City are working to bring in another striker but refused to name their number one target, despite Swansea City manager Garry Monk saying talks were ongoing for the transfer of Wilfried Bony.

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Fri, 09 Jan 2015 13:59:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=Barclays Premier League 2014/2015
<![CDATA[Ancelotti: It was not the fault of Bale or Benzema]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Thu, 08 Jan 2015 11:24:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=Liga BBVA 2014/2015<![CDATA[Barrow signs Swansea deal]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Wed, 07 Jan 2015 10:27:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=Barclays Premier League 2014/2015<![CDATA[Birmingham deny Blyth, West Brom win big]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Blyth Spartans saw their hopes of an English FA Cup third-round upset ended by Birmingham City's second-half fightback at Croft Park, while West Bromwich Albion and Swansea City came out big winners.

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Sat, 03 Jan 2015 17:31:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=News
<![CDATA[City win five-goal thriller as Leicester and Burnley battle back]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Frank Lampard marked the extension of his Manchester City stay by grabbing the winner in a 3-2 victory over Sunderland, Newcastle United and Burnley battled to a 3-3 draw and Leicester City fought back to secure a 2-2 draw at Liverpool.

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Thu, 01 Jan 2015 17:12:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=Barclays Premier League 2014/2015
<![CDATA[Swansea accept Shelvey ban, Cisse apologises]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Wed, 31 Dec 2014 13:42:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=Barclays Premier League 2014/2015<![CDATA[Bale: I love life at Real]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Wed, 31 Dec 2014 11:09:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=Liga BBVA 2014/2015<![CDATA[2014 in numbers ]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Big attendance figures at Brazil 2014, Manchester United's most decorated player and a triple century of international appearances for a USA hero all feature in our review of the year in numbers.

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Wed, 31 Dec 2014 08:25:00 GMTArea=News CentreSection=Week in StatsKind=News
<![CDATA[Lallana: We've turned a corner]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Liverpool midfielder Adam Lallana feels the team may have finally turned a corner after knitting together a cohesive performance which produced goals in their 4-1 English Premier League victory over Swansea City at the Liberty Stadium.

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Tue, 30 Dec 2014 15:05:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=Barclays Premier League 2014/2015
<![CDATA[Perez: Bale is not for sale]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Tue, 30 Dec 2014 10:48:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=Liga BBVA 2014/2015<![CDATA[Lallana sees Liverpool sweep past Swans]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Mon, 29 Dec 2014 22:04:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=Barclays Premier League 2014/2015<![CDATA[Manchester City, United respond to Blues' win]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Fri, 26 Dec 2014 17:20:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=Barclays Premier League 2014/2015<![CDATA[Unique UK love affair with festive football]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=FIFA.com investigates the UK’s tradition of the sports unfolding on Boxing Day and even Christmas Day.]]>Fri, 26 Dec 2014 08:27:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=Barclays Premier League 2014/2015<![CDATA[Swansea loan Oliveira from Benfica]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Tue, 23 Dec 2014 14:52:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=Barclays Premier League 2014/2015<![CDATA[Topsy-turvy 2014 for Premier League challengers]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Mon, 22 Dec 2014 11:55:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=Barclays Premier League 2014/2015<![CDATA[Happy Birthday to you!]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=In our regular Sunday feature, FIFA.com previews the week's upcoming footballing birthdays, with a FIFA World Cup winner, a Welsh midfield wizard and an imposing French central defender all celebrating.

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Sun, 21 Dec 2014 07:57:00 GMTArea=News CentreSection=BirthdaysKind=News
<![CDATA[Real Madrid coast to Morocco 2014 title]]>/clubworldcup/matches/round=259701/match=300298898/match-report.htmlReal Madrid won the FIFA Club World Cup Morocco 2014 after defeating San Lorenzo 2-0 in the final in Marrakech. 

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Sat, 20 Dec 2014 21:29:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=Match SummaryTournament=FIFA Club World Cup Morocco 2014
<![CDATA[City reel Chelsea in, Falcao ends United wait]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Sat, 20 Dec 2014 17:04:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=Barclays Premier League 2014/2015<![CDATA[Hull defender Dawson out for a month]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Thu, 18 Dec 2014 16:14:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=Barclays Premier League 2014/2015<![CDATA[Morocco hit by Madrid fervour]]>/clubworldcup/news/y=2014/m=12/news=morocco-hit-by-madrid-fervour-2494000.htmlThu, 18 Dec 2014 00:09:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA Club World Cup Morocco 2014<![CDATA[Real Madrid cruise into final]]>/clubworldcup/matches/round=259699/match=300298895/match-report.htmlUEFA Champions League winners Real Madrid proved too strong for CONCACAF Champions League holders Cruz Azul when they defeated the Mexican side 4-0 in their FIFA Club World Cup semi-final. 

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Tue, 16 Dec 2014 21:20:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=Match SummaryTournament=FIFA Club World Cup Morocco 2014
<![CDATA[Late Eriksen winner stuns Swans]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Sun, 14 Dec 2014 18:10:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=Barclays Premier League 2014/2015<![CDATA[Carroll on song as Hammers sink Swans, Villa win]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Andy Carroll was in sparkling form as he scored two and made one as West Ham United secured a 3-1 win over Swansea City to climb up to third in the English Premier League table, while Alan Hutton scored his first goal in over four years as Aston Villa beat Leicester City 2-1.

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Sun, 07 Dec 2014 15:38:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=Barclays Premier League 2014/2015
<![CDATA[Gerrard, Mata leave Liverpool, United smiling ]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Steven Gerrard and Juan Mata scored pivotal goals as Liverpool and Manchester United each posted victories over Leicester City and Stoke City respectively. 

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Tue, 02 Dec 2014 22:33:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=Barclays Premier League 2014/2015
<![CDATA[Sunderland hold Chelsea, United take down Hull]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Chelsea failed to win for only the third time in the English Premier League season as Sunderland held Jose Mourinho's men to a goalless draw, while Manchester United beat Hull City 3-0 and Newcastle United saw their winning streak snapped.

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Sat, 29 Nov 2014 19:34:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=Barclays Premier League 2014/2015
<![CDATA[Allen praises Liverpool improvement, Lambert impact]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Thu, 27 Nov 2014 15:04:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=UEFA Champions League 2014/2015<![CDATA[IFAB convene in Belfast for Annual Business Meeting]]>http://www.fifa.com/aboutfifa/organisation/ifab/media/news/newsid=2479037/index.html?cid=rssfeed&att=The International Football Association Board convened for its Annual Business Meeting at the Europa Hotel in Belfast on Tuesday, aided for the first time by two new advisory panels set up to help bring fresh ideas to the table with regard to the Laws of the Game.

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Tue, 25 Nov 2014 17:54:00 GMTArea=OrganisationSection=IFABKind=Release
<![CDATA[Happy Birthday to you!]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=In our regular Sunday feature, we preview the week's upcoming footballing birthdays, including a Russian hotshot, a Manchester United legend and an energetic Paraguayan forward.

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Sun, 23 Nov 2014 07:58:00 GMTArea=News CentreSection=BirthdaysKind=News
<![CDATA[Chelsea pull away, Toure rescues Man City]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Chelsea established a seven-point lead at the top of the English Premier League after defeating ten-man West Bromwich Albion 2-0 at Stamford Bridge, while Yaya Toure gave Manchester City victory at home to Swansea City. 

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Sat, 22 Nov 2014 17:06:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=Barclays Premier League 2014/2015
<![CDATA[Ramsey: I'm close to being 100 per cent]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Aaron Ramsey has said he is getting close to returning to his best football after recovering from injury, and the Arsenal midfielder was inspired by Wales' performance against Belgium in their goalless UEFA EURO 2016 qualifying draw in Brussels.

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Mon, 17 Nov 2014 15:03:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=National TeamsKind=NewsTournament=UEFA EURO 2016 Prel. Comp.
<![CDATA[Coleman: Bale has grown as a leader]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Wales manager Chris Coleman praised Gareth Bale's growing leadership qualities after his side's goalless draw with Belgium in Group B of UEFA EURO 2016 qualifying. 

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Sun, 16 Nov 2014 20:38:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=National TeamsKind=NewsTournament=UEFA EURO 2016 Prel. Comp.
<![CDATA[Dutch deliver, Welsh hold Belgians]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Sun, 16 Nov 2014 19:26:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=National TeamsKind=NewsTournament=UEFA EURO 2016 Prel. Comp.<![CDATA[Rowley leads rout to book Rio ticket]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Sun, 16 Nov 2014 08:14:00 GMTArea=ClassicSection=GeneralKind=News<![CDATA[Coleman: It's not acceptable to lose]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Chris Coleman has said Wales have ditched their minnow tag, insisting it is now "not acceptable to lose" when his Group B table-topping side travel to Belgium for a crunch UEFA EURO 2016 qualifier.

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Sat, 15 Nov 2014 01:25:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=National TeamsKind=NewsTournament=UEFA EURO 2016 Prel. Comp.
<![CDATA[Wenger: Title is Chelsea's to lose]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Mon, 10 Nov 2014 00:30:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=Barclays Premier League 2014/2015<![CDATA[Monk: We seized the initiative]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Garry Monk felt Swansea City were rewarded for seizing the initiative when they came from behind to shock Arsenal with a 2-1 victory at the Liberty Stadium.

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Sun, 09 Nov 2014 20:08:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=Barclays Premier League 2014/2015
<![CDATA[Swansea seal fightback to beat Arsenal]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Sun, 09 Nov 2014 18:08:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=Barclays Premier League 2014/2015<![CDATA[Wenger calm on Walcott call-up]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Fri, 07 Nov 2014 13:28:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=Barclays Premier League 2014/2015<![CDATA[Chelsea survive QPR scare, Liverpool beaten]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Chelsea edged local rivals Queens Park Rangers 2-1 at home to preserve their four-point lead in the English Premier League, while Newcastle continued their positive form with a 1-0 home win over Liverpool. 

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Sat, 01 Nov 2014 17:08:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=Barclays Premier League 2014/2015
<![CDATA[Hammers halt City, Bony brace beats Foxes]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=West Ham United inflicted champions Manchester City's second defeat of the English Premier League season, while Wilfried Bony's brace secured a 2-0 win for Swansea City against Leicester City.

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Sat, 25 Oct 2014 17:17:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=Barclays Premier League 2014/2015
<![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[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