<![CDATA[FIFA.com - FIFA Confederations Cup Brazil 2013 - News]]>http://www.fifa.com/index.htmlenCopyright ©1994 - 2015 FIFA. All rights reservedTue, 21 Mar 2017 12:02:00 GMTTue, 21 Mar 2017 12:23:37 GMTFIFA.comFIFA.comhttp://www.fifa.com/imgml/rssheader.gif http://www.fifa.com/index.html13928FIFA.com RSS<![CDATA[Stalwarts’ trophy visit thrills Kiwi kids ]]>/confederationscup/news/y=2017/m=3/news=stalwarts-trophy-visit-thrills-kiwi-kids-2876560.htmlTue, 21 Mar 2017 12:02:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA Confederations Cup Russia 2017<![CDATA[Gilberto Silva: The Confederations Cup is a special tournament ]]>/confederationscup/news/y=2017/m=3/news=gilberto-silva-the-confederations-cup-is-a-special-tournament-2876500.htmlA two-time Confederations Cup winner, Gilberto Silva has been reunited with the trophy during events in Australia and New Zealand. He told FIFA.com about his memories of the tournament and expectations for Russia 2017.

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Mon, 20 Mar 2017 07:44:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA Confederations Cup Russia 2017
<![CDATA[Kewell: Australia will have to be at their best]]>/confederationscup/news/y=2017/m=3/news=kewell-australia-will-have-to-be-at-their-best-2876304.htmlFIFA.com at a media event in his hometown of Sydney to reminisce about his performances at the 1997 FIFA Confederations Cup and give his take on Australia’s class of 2017.]]>Fri, 17 Mar 2017 23:09:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA Confederations Cup Russia 2017<![CDATA[Amuneke: Super Eagles’ forgotten flight]]>/confederationscup/news/y=2017/m=3/news=amuneke-super-eagles-forgotten-flight-2876211.htmlFIFA.com spoke exclusively with former Nigeria international Emmanuel Amuneke, who reflects on the Super Eagles' 1995 FIFA Confederations Cup as well as striking gold at Atlanta 1996. 

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Fri, 17 Mar 2017 13:19:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA Confederations Cup Russia 2017
<![CDATA[Cafu: Russia are one of Confed Cup favourites]]>/confederationscup/news/y=2017/m=3/news=cafu-russia-are-one-of-confed-cup-favourites-2875642.htmlDuring his visit to St. Petersburg to celebrate 100 days to the FIFA Confederations Cup 2017, Brazil legend Cafu spoke with FIFA.com about the approaching festival of football in Russia and the best moments of his career.

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Mon, 13 Mar 2017 08:31:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=InterviewTournament=FIFA Confederations Cup Russia 2017
<![CDATA[American Murray’s unsung stat ]]>/confederationscup/news/y=2017/m=3/news=american-murray-s-unsung-stat-2875575.htmlRonaldinho, Thierry Henry, Fernando Torres, Romario. The top-scorers’ list from past FIFA Confederations Cup tournaments is a legends’ roll call. Tucked in among this list of household global names is Bruce Murray.

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Sat, 11 Mar 2017 13:06:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA Confederations Cup Russia 2017
<![CDATA[Evergreen Fallon revelling as NZ's elder statesman]]>/worldcup/news/y=2017/m=3/news=evergreen-fallon-revelling-as-nz-s-elder-statesman-2875344.htmlFIFA.com hears from New Zealand's Rory Fallon with the hero of the 2010 FIFA World Cup qualifying campaign enjoying a new lease on life after his recall to the national team.]]>Thu, 09 Mar 2017 22:38:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=2018 FIFA World Cup Russia (TM)<![CDATA[Flashmob to celebrate participating teams gathers 1,000 volunteers ]]>/confederationscup/news/y=2017/m=3/news=flashmob-to-celebrate-confederations-cup-participating-teams-gathers-1-2875372.htmlThu, 09 Mar 2017 15:45:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=LOCKind=NewsTournament=FIFA Confederations Cup Russia 2017<![CDATA[Saint Petersburg primed for Confederations Cup kick-off]]>/confederationscup/news/y=2017/m=3/news=saint-petersburg-primed-for-confederations-cup-kick-off-2875238.htmlA feeling of anticipation and excitement filled the Saint Petersburg Stadium today as football legends, guests, children and the Russian mascot Zabivaka gathered in the magnificent arena to celebrate 100 days to go to the FIFA Confederations Cup.

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Thu, 09 Mar 2017 12:43:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA Confederations Cup Russia 2017
<![CDATA[Ronaldo and the trophy, face-to-face]]>/confederationscup/news/y=2017/m=3/news=ronaldo-and-the-trophy-face-to-face-2874961.htmlThu, 09 Mar 2017 06:08:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA Confederations Cup Russia 2017<![CDATA[Cafu counting down to Confed Cup kick-off]]>/confederationscup/news/y=2017/m=3/news=cafu-counting-down-to-confed-cup-kick-off-2875137.htmlBrazil legend Cafu visits Saint Petersburg on the eve of 100 days until FIFA Confederations Cup in Russia's northern capital.

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Wed, 08 Mar 2017 15:18:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA Confederations Cup Russia 2017
<![CDATA[Confederations Cup venues pass final inspection before the Tournament of Champions]]>/confederationscup/news/y=2017/m=3/news=confederations-cup-venues-pass-final-inspection-before-the-tournament--2874931.htmlThe FIFA Confederations Cup 2017 stadiums in St. Petersburg, Kazan, Sochi and Moscow, where the continental champions will face off in just three and a half months' time from 17 June to 2 July, have passed their final inspections.

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Tue, 07 Mar 2017 15:03:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=LOCKind=NewsTournament=FIFA Confederations Cup Russia 2017
<![CDATA[Puyol anticipating memorable matches in Russia]]>/confederationscup/news/y=2017/m=3/news=puyol-anticipating-memorable-matches-in-russia-2869246.htmlSpanish FIFA World Cup-winning captain Carles Puyol gave his impressions on Russia's preparations for the FIFA Confederations Cup and spoke about his expectations for the upcoming tournament in an interview with FIFA.com.

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Fri, 03 Mar 2017 11:51:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=InterviewTournament=FIFA Confederations Cup Russia 2017
<![CDATA[Pizzi embracing Chile's great expectations]]>/confederationscup/news/y=2017/m=2/news=pizzi-embracing-chile-s-great-expectations-2869021.htmlChile head coach Juan Antonio Pizzi speaks exclusively with FIFA.com about his success so far with La Roja and his ambitions leading the country to its first ever FIFA Confederations Cup.

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Thu, 02 Mar 2017 13:40:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA Confederations Cup Russia 2017
<![CDATA[Win a trip to the FIFA Confederations Cup with Hyundai]]>/confederationscup/news/y=2017/m=2/news=win-a-trip-to-the-fifa-confederations-cup-with-hyundai-2868895.htmlThe Be There With Hyundai Contest is live! You could be one creative phrase away from winning a trip to the the FIFA Confederations Cup 2017.

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Wed, 01 Mar 2017 14:00:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=Bethere with HyundaiKind=NewsTournament=FIFA Confederations Cup Russia 2017
<![CDATA[Ticket sales for FIFA Confederations Cup resume on FIFA.com]]>/confederationscup/news/y=2017/m=3/news=ticket-sales-for-fifa-confederations-cup-resume-on-fifa-com-2869007.htmlWith 108 days to go until the opening match of the FIFA Confederations Cup, ticket sales resume today (1 March 2017) at 12.00 CET (14.00 Moscow time) via FIFA.com/tickets.

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Wed, 01 Mar 2017 11:00:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=ReleaseTournament=FIFA Confederations Cup Russia 2017
<![CDATA[Unified Cameroon build for Russia campaign]]>/confederationscup/news/y=2017/m=2/news=unified-cameroon-build-for-russia-campaign-2868836.htmlWed, 01 Mar 2017 06:50:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA Confederations Cup Russia 2017<![CDATA[Neuer: Great hospitality and wonderful moments]]>/confederationscup/news/y=2017/m=1/news=neuer-great-hospitality-and-wonderful-moments-2864176.htmlTue, 28 Feb 2017 15:12:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA Confederations Cup Russia 2017<![CDATA[Puyol meets volunteers, experiences Moscow excitement]]>/confederationscup/news/y=2017/m=2/news=puyol-meets-volunteers-experiences-moscow-excitement-2868868.htmlTue, 28 Feb 2017 10:54:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA Confederations Cup Russia 2017<![CDATA[Puyol: The anticipation is building]]>/confederationscup/news/y=2017/m=2/news=puyol-the-anticipation-is-building-2868664.htmlMon, 27 Feb 2017 11:43:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=LOCKind=NewsTournament=FIFA Confederations Cup Russia 2017<![CDATA[Low: We experienced the spirit of optimism in 2005]]>/confederationscup/news/y=2017/m=2/news=low-we-experienced-the-spirit-of-optimism-in-2005-2867828.htmlFIFA.com cameras to reflect on when he was on the touchline in 2005 as the competition came to Germany and more.]]>Wed, 22 Feb 2017 15:06:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA Confederations Cup Russia 2017<![CDATA[Puyol to visit Saint Petersburg Stadium and meet volunteers in Moscow]]>/confederationscup/news/y=2017/m=2/news=puyol-to-visit-saint-petersburg-stadium-and-meet-volunteers-in-moscow-2867982.htmlFIFA World Cup™ winner Carles Puyol will visit Russia next week to get a feel for the excitement as preparations for the FIFA Confederations Cup 2017 get into full swing.

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Wed, 22 Feb 2017 13:05:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA Confederations Cup Russia 2017
<![CDATA[Postecoglou: We won’t take any backward steps in Russia]]>/confederationscup/news/y=2017/m=2/news=postecoglou-we-won-t-take-any-backward-steps-in-russia-2867366.htmlFIFA.com spoke to Australia coach Ange Postecoglou about imparting his clear ball-playing philosophy on the team and what fans can expect to see from the Socceroos at Russia 2017.]]>Fri, 17 Feb 2017 11:07:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA Confederations Cup Russia 2017<![CDATA[Dreams coming true for children at the FIFA Confederations Cup]]>/confederationscup/news/y=2017/m=2/news=dreams-coming-true-for-children-at-the-fifa-confederations-cup-2867039.htmlWalking out onto the pitch at a major international tournament hand-in-hand with your idol is a dream for any young football fan, and this dream is going to come true for more than 350 youngsters aged six to ten at the FIFA Confederations Cup 2017.

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Tue, 14 Feb 2017 16:27:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA Confederations Cup Russia 2017
<![CDATA[Cherchesov: Confed Cup is important for the country]]>/confederationscup/news/y=2017/m=2/news=cherchesov-we-need-to-test-ourselves-2866767.htmlStanislav Cherchesov spoke exclusively to FIFA.com about his hopes for the upcoming FIFA Confederations Cup Russia 2017, a tournament which he hopes will see the nation united behind his team.

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Fri, 10 Feb 2017 11:16:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA Confederations Cup Russia 2017
<![CDATA[Oyongo: A strong mentality helped us succeed]]>/confederationscup/news/newsid/286/627/2/index.htmlFIFA.com hears from Cameroon defender Ambroise Oyongo about how the Indomitable Lions conquered Africa and the expectations for the FIFA Confederations Cup in Russia.]]>Mon, 06 Feb 2017 03:28:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=National TeamsKind=NewsTournament=Africa Cup of Nations 2017<![CDATA[Cameroon crowned African champions with comeback win]]>/live-scores/africancup/news/newsid/286/596/4/index.htmlCameroon won a fifth CAF Africa Cup of Nations title following their 2-1 come-from-behind win over Egypt in the Gabon 2017 Final in Libreville after second-half goals from substitutes Nicolas N'Koulou and Vincent Aboubakar. 

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Sun, 05 Feb 2017 21:36:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=National TeamsKind=NewsTournament=Africa Cup of Nations 2017
<![CDATA[Cameroon complete Russia 2017 line-up]]>/confederationscup/news/y=2017/m=2/news=cameroon-complete-russia-2017-line-up-2865963.htmlThe line-up for the FIFA Confederations Cup Russia 2017 is complete! Cameroon are the eighth and final confirmed participant at the Tournament of Champions following their triumph at the 2017 CAF Africa Cup of Nations in Gabon.

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Sun, 05 Feb 2017 21:01:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA Confederations Cup Russia 2017
<![CDATA[Returning Pharaohs set sights on AFCON glory]]>/live-scores/africancup/news/newsid/286/610/9/index.htmlSat, 04 Feb 2017 11:21:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=National TeamsKind=NewsTournament=Africa Cup of Nations 2017<![CDATA[Last call for Russia 2017]]>/confederationscup/news/newsid/286/614/3/index.htmlWe preview the CAF Africa Cup of Nations 2017 final between Cameroon and Egypt, with the victor booking their ticket, and the final spot, at the upcoming FIFA Confederations Cup Russia 2017.

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Sat, 04 Feb 2017 08:46:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=National TeamsKind=NewsTournament=Africa Cup of Nations 2017
<![CDATA[A very Russian welcome]]>/confederationscup/news/y=2017/m=2/news=a-very-russian-welcome-2866076.htmlFri, 03 Feb 2017 13:06:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA Confederations Cup Russia 2017<![CDATA[Cameroon beat Ghana to seal final berth]]>/confederationscup/news/newsid/286/605/2/index.htmlFIFA.com reviews all the action from the second CAF Africa Cup of Nations semi-final as Cameroon saw off Ghana to reach their first continental decider since 2008.]]>Thu, 02 Feb 2017 23:26:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=National TeamsKind=NewsTournament=Africa Cup of Nations 2017<![CDATA[Pharaohs in familiar territory as brave Burkinabe bid farewell]]>/confederationscup/news/newsid/286/600/5/index.htmlFIFA.com reviews the first of two CAF Africa Cup of Nations semi-finals as tournament old-stagers Egypt narrowly ended the fairytale run of Burkina Faso.]]>Wed, 01 Feb 2017 23:43:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=National TeamsKind=NewsTournament=Africa Cup of Nations 2017<![CDATA[What does Russia mean to you?]]>/confederationscup/news/y=2017/m=2/news=what-does-russia-mean-to-you-2865909.htmlWhat does Russia mean to you? That was the question posed to the seven coaches who know they will be heading to the FIFA Confederations Cup in the country later this year. You can watch the video to see their reactions.

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Wed, 01 Feb 2017 10:39:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA Confederations Cup Russia 2017
<![CDATA[Burkina Faso find success blending youth and experience]]>/live-scores/africancup/news/newsid/286/545/7/index.htmlMon, 30 Jan 2017 05:04:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=National TeamsKind=NewsTournament=Africa Cup of Nations 2017<![CDATA[Ayew brothers propel Ghana forward, Egypt advance]]>/live-scores/africancup/news/newsid/286/547/2/index.htmlFIFA.com reviews all the action from west Africa.]]>Sun, 29 Jan 2017 21:06:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=National TeamsKind=NewsTournament=Africa Cup of Nations 2017<![CDATA[Indomitable Lions and Stallions reach semis]]>/live-scores/africancup/news/newsid/286/541/5/index.htmlBurkina Faso and Cameroon advanced to the semi-finals of the CAF Africa Cup of Nations Gabon 2017 with wins over Tunisia and Senegal respectively. FIFA.com reviews the first set of quarter-finals in west Africa.

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Sat, 28 Jan 2017 22:03:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=National TeamsKind=NewsTournament=Africa Cup of Nations 2017
<![CDATA[Watertight Egypt dreaming of success]]>/live-scores/africancup/news/newsid/286/535/9/index.htmlFIFA.com takes a closer look at the fate of the Pharoahs, with a record-extending eighth CAF Africa Cup of Nations the goal for Hector Cuper's Egypt, if they can maintain the defensive stability that saw them through to the knockout stages of Gabon 2017.]]>Sat, 28 Jan 2017 12:43:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=National TeamsKind=NewsTournament=Africa Cup of Nations 2017<![CDATA[Broos: We changed Cameroon's mentality]]>/live-scores/africancup/news/newsid/286/528/6/index.htmlCameroon head coach Hugo Broos speaks with FIFA.com about his rebuilding process and ambitions for the team, ahead of the Indomitable Lions' quarter-final against Senegal at the CAF Africa Cup of Nations 2017.

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Fri, 27 Jan 2017 08:34:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=National TeamsKind=NewsTournament=Africa Cup of Nations 2017
<![CDATA[Upsets aplenty in the AFCON group stage]]>/live-scores/africancup/news/newsid/286/525/4/index.htmlFIFA.com looks back on a dramatic group phase at the Africa Cup of Nations that left the holders and hosts out and saw Burkina Faso, Congo DR, Egypt and Senegal qualify as section winners.]]>Thu, 26 Jan 2017 10:24:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=National TeamsKind=NewsTournament=Africa Cup of Nations 2017<![CDATA[Morocco knock out holders Côte d'Ivoire]]>/live-scores/africancup/news/newsid/286/510/8/index.htmlFIFA.com recaps both matches.]]>Tue, 24 Jan 2017 23:06:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=National TeamsKind=NewsTournament=Africa Cup of Nations 2017<![CDATA[Adebayor inspiring Togo on and off the field]]>/live-scores/africancup/news/newsid/286/413/1/index.htmlTue, 24 Jan 2017 07:50:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=National TeamsKind=NewsTournament=Africa Cup of Nations 2017<![CDATA[Tunisia join Senegal in knockout stages ]]>/live-scores/africancup/news/newsid/286/417/1/index.htmlFIFA.com recaps the final day of action in the group.]]>Mon, 23 Jan 2017 22:04:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=National TeamsKind=NewsTournament=Africa Cup of Nations 2017<![CDATA[Gabon bow out, Burkina Faso and Cameroon advance ]]>/live-scores/africancup/news/newsid/286/408/4/index.htmlSun, 22 Jan 2017 22:24:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=National TeamsKind=NewsTournament=Africa Cup of Nations 2017<![CDATA[Black Stars into last eight, Pharaohs earn late win ]]>/live-scores/africancup/news/newsid/286/402/1/index.htmlFIFA.com recaps the second set of Group D matches held in Port Gentil, Gabon.]]>Sat, 21 Jan 2017 22:13:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=National TeamsKind=NewsTournament=Africa Cup of Nations 2017<![CDATA[Leopards and Atlas Lions in pole positions]]>/live-scores/africancup/news/newsid/286/399/7/index.htmlFIFA.com recaps the action from both matches.]]>Sat, 21 Jan 2017 00:01:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=National TeamsKind=NewsTournament=Africa Cup of Nations 2017<![CDATA[What to eat in Saint Petersburg]]>/worldcup/news/y=2017/m=1/news=what-to-eat-in-saint-petersburg-2863831.htmlFri, 20 Jan 2017 09:01:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=2018 FIFA World Cup Russia (TM)<![CDATA[Senegal into last eight, Algeria up against it]]>/live-scores/africancup/news/newsid/286/387/7/index.htmlFIFA.com looks back on the two Group B fixtures played in Franceville on Thursday.]]>Thu, 19 Jan 2017 23:41:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=National TeamsKind=NewsTournament=Africa Cup of Nations 2017<![CDATA[Russian and Chilean fans lead requests for FIFA Confederations Cup tickets]]>/confederationscup/news/y=2017/m=1/news=russian-and-chilean-fans-lead-requests-for-fifa-confederations-cup-tic-2863836.htmlThu, 19 Jan 2017 14:15:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=TicketingKind=NewsTournament=FIFA Confederations Cup Russia 2017<![CDATA[Cameroon comeback deflates Djurtus, hosts settle for point]]>/live-scores/africancup/news/newsid/286/376/4/index.htmlWed, 18 Jan 2017 21:26:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=National TeamsKind=NewsTournament=Africa Cup of Nations 2017<![CDATA[Russian cities ready to welcome FIFA Confederations Cup]]>/confederationscup/news/y=2017/m=1/news=russian-cities-ready-to-welcome-fifa-confederations-cup-2863719.htmlWed, 18 Jan 2017 13:39:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=LOCKind=NewsTournament=FIFA Confederations Cup Russia 2017