<![CDATA[FIFA.com - FIFA Club World Cup Morocco 2014 - News]]>http://www.fifa.com/index.htmlenCopyright ©1994 - 2014 FIFA. All rights reservedSun, 21 Dec 2014 21:14:00 GMTSun, 21 Dec 2014 21:16:29 GMTFIFA.comFIFA.comhttp://www.fifa.com/imgml/rssheader.gif http://www.fifa.com/index.html13928FIFA.com RSS<![CDATA[Real Madrid turn winning run into a world title]]>http://www.fifa.com/clubworldcup/news/y=2014/m=12/news=real-madrid-turn-their-winning-run-into-a-world-title-2495659.htmlFIFA.com recaps the FIFA Club World Cup Morocco 2014, where Real Madrid capped off a historic year with a 2-0 win over Cruz Azul in the final, Auckland City made history of their own and the supporters who came out to Morocco took home memories of a lifetime.

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Sun, 21 Dec 2014 21:14:00 GMT Area=Tournament Section=Competition Kind=News Tournament=FIFA Club World Cup Morocco 2014
<![CDATA[Romagnoli: We ought to have gone for it more]]>http://www.fifa.com/clubworldcup/news/y=2014/m=12/news=romagnoli-nos-tendriamos-que-haber-animado-mas-2495457-2495506.htmlSan Lorenzo captain Leandro Romagnoli, after shedding tears on the pitch following defeat to Real Madrid, remained in pensive mood when speaking exclusively to FIFA.com.

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Sun, 21 Dec 2014 08:23:00 GMT Area=Tournament Section=Competition Kind=News Tournament=FIFA Club World Cup Morocco 2014
<![CDATA[Kroos: Beautiful end to sensational year]]>http://www.fifa.com/clubworldcup/news/y=2014/m=12/news=kroos-beautiful-end-to-sensational-year-2495503.htmlFIFA.com after sealing his second global crown of the year at the FIFA Club World Cup.]]>Sun, 21 Dec 2014 08:21:00 GMT Area=Tournament Section=Competition Kind=News Tournament=FIFA Club World Cup Morocco 2014<![CDATA[Vicelich: Bronze is our gold]]>http://www.fifa.com/clubworldcup/news/y=2014/m=12/news=vicelich-bronze-is-our-gold-2495494.htmlFor Auckland City captain Ivan Vicelich, a bronze medal represents a fitting climax to a long career. FIFA.com spoke with the veteran about his delight at the team's showing at Morocco 2014.

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Sun, 21 Dec 2014 00:19:00 GMT Area=Tournament Section=Competition Kind=News Tournament=FIFA Club World Cup Morocco 2014
<![CDATA[Ramos outshines the rest]]>http://www.fifa.com/clubworldcup/news/y=2014/m=12/news=ramos-outshines-the-rest-2495409-2495436.htmlNo sooner did the curtain come down on the final of the FIFA Club World Cup Morocco 2014 than Sergio Ramos was named the best player of the tournament. FIFA.com presents an overview of all the competition’s award recipients.

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Sat, 20 Dec 2014 22:51:00 GMT Area=Tournament Section=Competition Kind=News Tournament=FIFA Club World Cup Morocco 2014
<![CDATA[FIFA World Champions Badge honours Real Madrid’s impeccable year]]>http://www.fifa.com/clubworldcup/news/y=2014/m=12/news=fifa-world-champions-badge-honours-real-madrid-s-impeccable-year-2494968.htmlSat, 20 Dec 2014 22:18:00 GMT Area=Tournament Section=Competition Kind=News Tournament=FIFA Club World Cup Morocco 2014<![CDATA[Real Madrid coast to Morocco 2014 title]]>http://www.fifa.com/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 GMT Area=Tournament Section=Competition Kind=Match Summary Tournament=FIFA Club World Cup Morocco 2014
<![CDATA[Auckland City claim historic bronze]]>http://www.fifa.com/clubworldcup/matches/round=259703/match=300298900/match-report.htmlAuckland City ended their historic FIFA Club World Cup Morocco 2014 campaign by finishing in third place after defeating CONCACAF champions Cruz Azul 4-2 on penalties.

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Sat, 20 Dec 2014 18:35:00 GMT Area=Tournament Section=Competition Kind=Match Summary Tournament=FIFA Club World Cup Morocco 2014
<![CDATA[Mercier: We’re reaching for the sky]]>http://www.fifa.com/clubworldcup/news/y=2014/m=12/news=mercier-we-re-reaching-for-the-sky-2494865.htmlFIFA.com caught up with Juan Mercier, San Lorenzo's midfield engine, on the eve of the South American champions' clash with Real Madrid in the FIFA Club World Cup Morocco 2014.]]>Fri, 19 Dec 2014 21:00:00 GMT Area=Tournament Section=Competition Kind=News Tournament=FIFA Club World Cup Morocco 2014<![CDATA[Carvajal stepping out of the shadows]]>http://www.fifa.com/clubworldcup/news/y=2014/m=12/news=carvajal-un-punal-en-las-sombras-2494564-2494788.htmlFIFA.com analyses what he brings to Los Blancos.]]>Fri, 19 Dec 2014 18:49:00 GMT Area=Tournament Section=Competition Kind=News Tournament=FIFA Club World Cup Morocco 2014<![CDATA[Relive: Executive Committee post-meeting press conference]]>http://www.fifa.com/aboutfifa/organisation/bodies/news/newsid=2494776/index.htmlFri, 19 Dec 2014 17:23:00 GMT Area=Organisation Section=Bodies Kind=News<![CDATA[Global supremacy at stake for final rivals ]]>http://www.fifa.com/clubworldcup/matches/round=259701/match=300298898/preview.htmlFri, 19 Dec 2014 00:36:00 GMT Area=Tournament Section=Competition Kind=Match Preview Tournament=FIFA Club World Cup Morocco 2014<![CDATA[Khedairia: I dived like Casillas]]>http://www.fifa.com/clubworldcup/news/y=2014/m=12/news=khedairia-i-dived-like-casillas-2494537.htmlFIFA.com talks to ES Setif goalkeeper Sofiane Khedairia, whose crucial saves helped the African champions claim fifth place at Morocco 2014. ]]>Thu, 18 Dec 2014 23:53:00 GMT Area=Tournament Section=Competition Kind=News Tournament=FIFA Club World Cup Morocco 2014<![CDATA[Final and Match for Third Place tickets sold out]]>http://www.fifa.com/clubworldcup/news/y=2014/m=12/news=the-fifa-club-world-cup-morocco-2014-presented-by-toyota-final-and-the-2494487.htmlThu, 18 Dec 2014 20:19:00 GMT Area=Tournament Section=LOC Kind=Release Tournament=FIFA Club World Cup Morocco 2014<![CDATA[More than just a consolation prize]]>http://www.fifa.com/clubworldcup/matches/round=259703/match=300298900/preview.htmlThu, 18 Dec 2014 18:52:00 GMT Area=Tournament Section=Competition Kind=Match Preview Tournament=FIFA Club World Cup Morocco 2014<![CDATA[Tribulietx: I believe in possession football]]>http://www.fifa.com/clubworldcup/news/y=2014/m=12/news=tribulietx-i-believe-in-possession-football-2494402.htmlFIFA.com how he weaned his players off long-ball football in favour of a patient possession game.]]>Thu, 18 Dec 2014 18:40:00 GMT Area=Tournament Section=Competition Kind=News Tournament=FIFA Club World Cup Morocco 2014<![CDATA[Matos: Anything can happen]]>http://www.fifa.com/clubworldcup/news/y=2014/m=12/news=matos-anything-can-happen-2494281.htmlFIFA.com caught up with the striker, whose story shows that good things can come to those who wait.]]>Thu, 18 Dec 2014 09:18:00 GMT Area=Tournament Section=Competition Kind=News Tournament=FIFA Club World Cup Morocco 2014<![CDATA[Morocco hit by Madrid fervour]]>http://www.fifa.com/clubworldcup/news/y=2014/m=12/news=morocco-hit-by-madrid-fervour-2494000.htmlThu, 18 Dec 2014 00:09:00 GMT Area=Tournament Section=Competition Kind=News Tournament=FIFA Club World Cup Morocco 2014<![CDATA[San Lorenzo hold off Auckland to reach final]]>http://www.fifa.com/clubworldcup/matches/round=259699/match=300298896/match-report.htmlWed, 17 Dec 2014 22:05:00 GMT Area=Tournament Section=Competition Kind=Match Summary Tournament=FIFA Club World Cup Morocco 2014<![CDATA[Setif sink Wanderers in penalties to finish fifth ]]>http://www.fifa.com/clubworldcup/matches/round=259705/match=300298894/match-report.htmlWed, 17 Dec 2014 18:46:00 GMT Area=Tournament Section=Competition Kind=Match Summary Tournament=FIFA Club World Cup Morocco 2014<![CDATA[Real confident on Ramos's fitness]]>http://www.fifa.com/clubworldcup/news/y=2014/m=12/news=real-confident-on-ramos-s-fitness-2493725.htmlWed, 17 Dec 2014 10:43:00 GMT Area=Tournament Section=Competition Kind=News Tournament=FIFA Club World Cup Morocco 2014<![CDATA[Casillas: This run won't last forever]]>http://www.fifa.com/clubworldcup/news/y=2014/m=12/news=casillas-eyes-another-for-the-history-books-2493656.htmlFIFA.com, Real Madrid and Spain goalkeeper Iker Casillas talks confidence, the semi-final win over Cruz Azul and consecutive wins.]]>Wed, 17 Dec 2014 09:20:00 GMT Area=Tournament Section=Competition Kind=News Tournament=FIFA Club World Cup Morocco 2014<![CDATA[Real Madrid cruise into final]]>http://www.fifa.com/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 GMT Area=Tournament Section=Competition Kind=Match Summary Tournament=FIFA Club World Cup Morocco 2014
<![CDATA[Kalinski, San Lorenzo's missing link]]>http://www.fifa.com/clubworldcup/news/y=2014/m=12/news=kalinski-san-lorenzo-s-missing-link-2493286.htmlOn the eve of their FIFA Club World Cup debut, San Lorenzo midfielder Enzo Kalinski speaks with FIFA.com about his role on the team and how basketball helped develop his vision on the pitch. 

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Tue, 16 Dec 2014 19:49:00 GMT Area=Tournament Section=Competition Kind=News Tournament=FIFA Club World Cup Morocco 2014
<![CDATA[Tade: Bumping into Bauza was a sign]]>http://www.fifa.com/clubworldcup/news/y=2014/m=12/news=el-premonitorio-encuentro-de-tade-con-bauza-2492313-2493114.htmlAhead of his side’s FIFA Club World Cup semi-final against San Lorenzo on Wednesday, Auckland City’s Argentinian forward Emiliano Tade gave a revealing interview to FIFA.com.

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Tue, 16 Dec 2014 13:05:00 GMT Area=Tournament Section=Competition Kind=News Tournament=FIFA Club World Cup Morocco 2014
<![CDATA[La Rocca enjoys Wanderers' dream ride]]>http://www.fifa.com/clubworldcup/news/y=2014/m=12/news=la-rocca-enjoys-wanderers-dream-ride-2492945.htmlTue, 16 Dec 2014 05:44:00 GMT Area=Tournament Section=Competition Kind=News Tournament=FIFA Club World Cup Morocco 2014<![CDATA[Awkward test awaits Libertadores champs]]>http://www.fifa.com/clubworldcup/matches/round=259699/match=300298896/preview.htmlMon, 15 Dec 2014 16:18:00 GMT Area=Tournament Section=Competition Kind=Match Preview Tournament=FIFA Club World Cup Morocco 2014<![CDATA[Setif and Sydneysiders seek redemption]]>http://www.fifa.com/clubworldcup/news/y=2014/m=12/news=setif-and-sydneysiders-seek-redemption-2492734.htmlThere will be pride on the line when ES Setif meet Western Sydney Wanderers, with the pair aiming to bow out of Morocco 2014 on a high in their first campaigns in the competition.

 

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Mon, 15 Dec 2014 11:24:00 GMT Area=Tournament Section=Competition Kind=Match Preview Tournament=FIFA Club World Cup Morocco 2014
<![CDATA[Jese hitting the right notes on and off the pitch]]>http://www.fifa.com/clubworldcup/news/y=2014/m=12/news=jese-hitting-the-right-notes-on-and-off-the-pitch-2491784.htmlFIFA.com spoke to highly regarded young Los Blancos forward Jese about playing alongside the team's superstars, how music helped him mentally and much more.]]>Mon, 15 Dec 2014 06:29:00 GMT Area=Tournament Section=Competition Kind=Interview Tournament=FIFA Club World Cup Morocco 2014<![CDATA[Excitement building as Real Madrid enter fray]]>http://www.fifa.com/clubworldcup/matches/round=259699/match=300298895/preview.htmlSun, 14 Dec 2014 21:06:00 GMT Area=Tournament Section=Competition Kind=Match Preview Tournament=FIFA Club World Cup Morocco 2014<![CDATA[Match #4 update for ticket holders]]>http://www.fifa.com/clubworldcup/news/y=2014/m=12/news=match-4-update-for-ticket-holders-2492504.htmlDue to the climate conditions that made the pitch of the Complexe Sportif Prince Moulay Abdellah Rabat unsuitable for hosting the semi-final between Cruz Azul and Real Madrid, the Local Organising Committee, in coordination with FIFA, has provided important information to ticket holders.

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Sun, 14 Dec 2014 18:46:00 GMT Area=Tournament Section=Competition Kind=Release Tournament=FIFA Club World Cup Morocco 2014
<![CDATA[FIFA Club World Cup Morocco 2014: Match #4 in Marrakech]]>http://www.fifa.com/clubworldcup/news/y=2014/m=12/news=fifa-club-world-cup-morocco-2014-match-4-in-marrakech-2492297.htmlDue to difficult pitch conditions at the Complexe Sportif Prince Moulay Abdellah Rabat, the FIFA Organising Committee has decided after consultation with the Local Organising Committee (LOC) to play match 4 (Cruz Azul FC v. Real Madrid CF) in Marrakech.

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Sun, 14 Dec 2014 13:44:00 GMT Area=Tournament Section=Competition Kind=News Tournament=FIFA Club World Cup Morocco 2014
<![CDATA[Awesome Auckland breaking new ground]]>http://www.fifa.com/clubworldcup/news/y=2014/m=12/news=awesome-auckland-breaking-new-ground-2492213.htmlWe take a closer look at the groundbreaking Auckland City side, who have reached the semi-finals of the FIFA Club World Cup, with the part-timers from New Zealand set to face off against South America's champions San Lorenzo.

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Sun, 14 Dec 2014 10:05:00 GMT Area=Tournament Section=Competition Kind=News Tournament=FIFA Club World Cup Morocco 2014
<![CDATA[Pavone, Cruz Azul's lucky charm]]>http://www.fifa.com/clubworldcup/news/y=2014/m=12/news=pavone-cruz-azul-s-lucky-charm-2492244.htmlFIFA.com spoke to Cruz Azul's Argentinian striker Mariano Pavone, who went from villain to hero in his side's dramatic quarter-final victory against Western Sydney Wanderers at Morocco 2014.]]>Sun, 14 Dec 2014 09:57:00 GMT Area=Tournament Section=Competition Kind=News Tournament=FIFA Club World Cup Morocco 2014<![CDATA[Setif determined to soldier on]]>http://www.fifa.com/clubworldcup/news/y=2014/m=12/news=setif-determined-to-soldier-on-2492259.htmlDefeat to unfancied Auckland City in their opening match at the FIFA Club World Cup Morocco 2014 has not dented ES Setif’s dreams of future glory.

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Sun, 14 Dec 2014 00:51:00 GMT Area=Tournament Section=Competition Kind=News Tournament=FIFA Club World Cup Morocco 2014
<![CDATA[Cruz Azul defeat nine-man Wanderers in extra-time]]>http://www.fifa.com/clubworldcup/matches/round=259693/match=300298893/match-report.htmlCruz Azul needed 120 minutes to see off a nine-man Western Sydney Wanderers 3-1 in their wet and wild FIFA Club World Cup quarter-final in Rabat to set up a semi-final showdown with Real Madrid.

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Sat, 13 Dec 2014 22:01:00 GMT Area=Tournament Section=Competition Kind=Match Summary Tournament=FIFA Club World Cup Morocco 2014
<![CDATA[Auckland sink Setif to book spot in semis]]>http://www.fifa.com/clubworldcup/matches/round=259693/match=300298897/match-report.htmlAuckland City were 1-0 victors against ES Setif in the first quarter-final of the FIFA Club World Cup in Rabat on Saturday, setting up a showdown with San Lorenzo in the semi-finals on Wednesday in Marrakech.

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Sat, 13 Dec 2014 17:55:00 GMT Area=Tournament Section=Competition Kind=Match Summary Tournament=FIFA Club World Cup Morocco 2014
<![CDATA[El Amri resigns from Tetouan]]>http://www.fifa.com/clubworldcup/news/y=2014/m=12/news=el-amri-resigns-from-tetouan-2491760.htmlSat, 13 Dec 2014 13:16:00 GMT Area=Tournament Section=Competition Kind=News Tournament=FIFA Club World Cup Morocco 2014<![CDATA[Lagraa: We're capable of beating Auckland ]]>http://www.fifa.com/clubworldcup/news/y=2014/m=12/news=lagraa-we-re-capable-of-beating-auckland-2491551.htmlFIFA.com talks with ES Setif fulcrum Mohamed Lagraa, an accountancy student turned footballer, about the Algerian club’s upcoming FIFA Club World Cup clash with Auckland City.

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Fri, 12 Dec 2014 20:44:00 GMT Area=Tournament Section=Competition Kind=News Tournament=FIFA Club World Cup Morocco 2014
<![CDATA[Tavano: I identify with Cesc]]>http://www.fifa.com/clubworldcup/news/y=2014/m=12/news=tavano-i-identify-with-cesc-2491600.htmlAhead of Auckland City's quarter-final against ES Setif, forward Fabrizio Tavano spoke with FIFA.com about his admiration for Chelsea and Spain star Cesc Fabregas and his move to New Zealand at the age of 12. 

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Fri, 12 Dec 2014 20:30:00 GMT Area=Tournament Section=Competition Kind=News Tournament=FIFA Club World Cup Morocco 2014
<![CDATA[Captain Torrado, a man on a world mission]]>http://www.fifa.com/clubworldcup/news/y=2014/m=12/news=captain-torrado-a-man-on-a-world-mission-2491398.htmlFri, 12 Dec 2014 10:47:00 GMT Area=Tournament Section=Competition Kind=News Tournament=FIFA Club World Cup Morocco 2014<![CDATA[Auckland keen to make history]]>http://www.fifa.com/clubworldcup/matches/round=259693/match=300298897/preview.htmlFri, 12 Dec 2014 09:36:00 GMT Area=Tournament Section=Competition Kind=Match Preview Tournament=FIFA Club World Cup Morocco 2014<![CDATA[Two struggling champions vie to take on Madrid]]>http://www.fifa.com/clubworldcup/matches/round=259693/match=300298893/preview.htmlFri, 12 Dec 2014 09:33:00 GMT Area=Tournament Section=Competition Kind=Match Preview Tournament=FIFA Club World Cup Morocco 2014<![CDATA[Marcelo: Playing for Real Madrid is incredible]]>http://www.fifa.com/clubworldcup/news/y=2014/m=12/news=marcelo-playing-for-real-madrid-is-incredible-2490564.htmlFIFA.com through his respect for coach Carlo Ancelotti, following in the footsteps of the iconic Roberto Carlos, success at Morocco 2014 and much more.]]>Fri, 12 Dec 2014 06:30:00 GMT Area=Tournament Section=Competition Kind=News Tournament=FIFA Club World Cup Morocco 2014<![CDATA[Popovic turns blank canvas into unique success]]>http://www.fifa.com/clubworldcup/news/y=2014/m=12/news=popovic-turns-blank-canvas-into-unique-success-2490926.htmlFIFA.com speaks with Western Sydney Wanderers coach Tony Popovic to learn the fascinating back-story to the club’s unlikely success, hear about the unlikely influence of Real Madrid boss Carlo Ancelotti and much more.]]>Thu, 11 Dec 2014 07:52:00 GMT Area=Tournament Section=Competition Kind=News Tournament=FIFA Club World Cup Morocco 2014<![CDATA[Lessons to learn for departing Moghreb]]>http://www.fifa.com/clubworldcup/news/y=2014/m=12/news=lessons-to-learn-for-departing-moghreb-2491007.htmlDespite falling at the first hurdle at the FIFA Club World Cup Morocco 2014, Moghreb Tetouan are still looking on the bright side.

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Thu, 11 Dec 2014 03:32:00 GMT Area=Tournament Section=Competition Kind=News Tournament=FIFA Club World Cup Morocco 2014
<![CDATA[Williams: This is the life for me]]>http://www.fifa.com/clubworldcup/news/y=2014/m=12/news=williams-this-is-the-life-for-me-2490942.htmlAuckland City’s Tamati Williams gave up a career in modelling to play in goal, a decision he vindicated by helping his side to a penalty shootout victory in the opening match of Morocco 2015.

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Thu, 11 Dec 2014 02:30:00 GMT Area=Tournament Section=Competition Kind=News Tournament=FIFA Club World Cup Morocco 2014
<![CDATA[Auckland through as Tetouan pay the penalty]]>http://www.fifa.com/clubworldcup/matches/round=259695/match=300298899/match-report.htmlWed, 10 Dec 2014 22:19:00 GMT Area=Tournament Section=Competition Kind=Match Summary Tournament=FIFA Club World Cup Morocco 2014<![CDATA[ES Setif seek fitting 2014 climax]]>http://www.fifa.com/clubworldcup/news/y=2014/m=12/news=es-setif-seek-fitting-2014-climax-2489796.htmlWed, 10 Dec 2014 06:24:00 GMT Area=Tournament Section=Competition Kind=News Tournament=FIFA Club World Cup Morocco 2014<![CDATA[Valcke: It's important to make the most of this opportunity]]>http://www.fifa.com/clubworldcup/news/y=2014/m=12/news=valcke-it-s-important-to-make-the-most-of-this-opportunity-2490182.htmlWed, 10 Dec 2014 00:42:00 GMT Area=Tournament Section=Competition Kind=News Tournament=FIFA Club World Cup Morocco 2014<![CDATA[A red-hot favourite and six challengers]]>http://www.fifa.com/clubworldcup/news/y=2014/m=12/news=a-red-hot-favourite-and-six-challengers-2489662.htmlTue, 09 Dec 2014 12:54:00 GMT Area=Tournament Section=Competition Kind=News Tournament=FIFA Club World Cup Morocco 2014