<![CDATA[FIFA.com - FIFA Confederations Cup Brazil 2013 - News]]>http://www.fifa.com/index.htmlenCopyright ©1994 - 2015 FIFA. All rights reservedMon, 22 Aug 2016 09:34:00 GMTMon, 22 Aug 2016 14:26:29 GMTFIFA.comFIFA.comhttp://www.fifa.com/imgml/rssheader.gif http://www.fifa.com/index.html13928FIFA.com RSS<![CDATA[Cherchesov calm ahead of Russia's historic campaign]]>/worldcup/news/y=2016/m=8/news=cherchesov-calm-ahead-of-russia-s-historic-campaign-2823241.htmlFIFA.com hears from Russia's new coach Stanislav Cherchesov as he prepares to lead his team in a historic first FIFA World Cup on home soil.]]>Mon, 22 Aug 2016 09:34:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=2018 FIFA World Cup Russia (TM)<![CDATA[Russian volunteers ready for the World Cup after EURO experience]]>/worldcup/news/y=2016/m=7/news=russian-volunteers-ready-for-the-world-cup-after-euro-experience-2812797.html20 Russian volunteers from 2018 FIFA World Cup Russia Volunteer Centres spent over a month helping out organisers at the recently concluded UEFA EURO 2016 in France and gained invaluable experience in the process.

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Mon, 25 Jul 2016 14:24:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=VolunteersKind=NewsTournament=2018 FIFA World Cup Russia (TM)
<![CDATA[Alfa-Bank unveiled as first-ever Regional Supporter for the FIFA World Cup™ ]]>/about-fifa/news/y=2016/m=7/news=alfa-bank-unveiled-as-first-ever-regional-supporter-for-the-fifa-world-2812200.htmlMon, 18 Jul 2016 10:12:00 GMTArea=OrganisationSection=MarketingKind=Release<![CDATA[Pizzi making his presence felt]]>/confederationscup/news/y=2016/m=7/news=pizzi-making-his-presence-felt-2812003.htmlAfter being appointed Chile national team coach just earlier this year, Juan Antonio Pizzi steered his side to glory at last month's Copa America Centenario. FIFA.com takes a look at his La Roja reign so far.  

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Thu, 14 Jul 2016 19:27:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA Confederations Cup Russia 2017
<![CDATA[First round of visits to Russia 2018 stadiums for monitoring working conditions completed]]>/worldcup/news/y=2016/m=7/news=first-round-of-visits-to-russia-2018-stadiums-for-monitoring-working-c-2811754.htmlTue, 12 Jul 2016 13:11:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=2018 FIFA World Cup Russia (TM)<![CDATA[Portugal lead chorus of redemption songs]]>/confederationscup/news/newsid/281/171/9/index.htmlFIFA.com reflects on a UEFA European Championship that produced plenty of unexpected results, created a few fresh heroes and ended Portugal's long wait for a major international trophy.]]>Tue, 12 Jul 2016 09:28:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=National TeamsKind=NewsTournament=UEFA EURO 2016<![CDATA[Sights to see in Saint Petersburg]]>/worldcup/news/y=2016/m=7/news=sights-to-see-in-saint-petersburg-2811670.htmlMon, 11 Jul 2016 17:56:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=2018 FIFA World Cup Russia (TM)<![CDATA[French players seek positives amid dashed dreams]]>/confederationscup/news/newsid/281/169/0/index.htmlFIFA.com after Les Bleus slumped to a heartbreaking extra-time defeat to Portugal in the EURO 2016 final.]]>Mon, 11 Jul 2016 12:00:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=National TeamsKind=NewsTournament=UEFA EURO 2016<![CDATA[Portugal find belief in adversity]]>/confederationscup/news/newsid/281/167/6/index.htmlFIFA.com last night, they did so with a huge smile on their lips, with each player revealing that their victory began to take shape when they suffered the huge blow of losing Cristiano Ronaldo.]]>Mon, 11 Jul 2016 10:33:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=National TeamsKind=NewsTournament=UEFA EURO 2016<![CDATA[Eder: Ronaldo told me I would score the winner]]>/confederationscup/news/newsid/281/165/8/index.htmlMon, 11 Jul 2016 05:23:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=National TeamsKind=NewsTournament=UEFA EURO 2016<![CDATA[Eder’s extra-time winner puts Portugal in Confederations Cup]]>/confederationscup/news/y=2016/m=7/news=eder-s-extra-time-winner-puts-portugal-in-confederations-cup-2811653.htmlSubstitute Eder played the role of hero in lieu of an injured Cristiano Ronaldo as the Portugal No9 scored in the 109th minute to send Fernando Santos’ side past UEFA EURO 2016 hosts France 1-0 and into next year's FIFA Confederations Cup.

 

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Sun, 10 Jul 2016 23:06:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA Confederations Cup Russia 2017
<![CDATA[Portugal out to bury memories of Greek tragedy]]>/confederationscup/news/newsid/281/159/1/index.htmlPortugal have a chance on Sunday to erase their second place finish at UEFA EURO 2004 and their loss at the hands of Greece when they take on hosts France in the 2016 final at the Stade de France.

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Sat, 09 Jul 2016 17:25:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=National TeamsKind=NewsTournament=UEFA EURO 2016
<![CDATA[Umtiti targeting more July jubilation]]>/confederationscup/news/newsid/281/157/9/index.html​FIFA.com ​caught up with France defender Samuel Umtiti, who is hoping to cap a remarkable July with victory in the UEFA EURO 2016 final.

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Sat, 09 Jul 2016 12:12:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=National TeamsKind=NewsTournament=UEFA EURO 2016
<![CDATA[France eye hat-trick, Portugal glory]]>/confederationscup/news/newsid/281/155/0/index.htmlFIFA.com previews the UEFA EURO 2016 final between hosts France and Portugal, a match that will also decide which team will represent Europe at the FIFA Confederations Cup 2017.

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Sat, 09 Jul 2016 11:06:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=National TeamsKind=NewsTournament=UEFA EURO 2016
<![CDATA[Bats: Nothing tops the 1984 final for me]]>/confederationscup/news/newsid/281/159/7/index.htmlFIFA.com spoke to Joel Bats, who entered the annals of French football thanks to his performance in the 1986 FIFA World Cup Mexico quarter-final against Brazil, to speak about his fondest footballing memories, including a triumph at UEFA European Championship 1984.

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Sat, 09 Jul 2016 10:58:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=National TeamsKind=InterviewTournament=UEFA EURO 2016
<![CDATA[Ledley looking onwards and upwards]]>/confederationscup/news/newsid/281/144/9/index.htmlFollowing their exit from UEFA EURO 2016 after a 2-0 semi-final loss to Portugal, Wales midfielder Joe Ledley spoke with FIFA.com about his team's historic performance and how it can have a lasting impact on Welsh football.

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Thu, 07 Jul 2016 22:32:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=National TeamsKind=NewsTournament=UEFA EURO 2016
<![CDATA[Jacquet: This France team is full of potential]]>/confederationscup/news/newsid/281/125/7/index.htmlFIFA.com about the pressure of being hosts, the job being done by the current coach and his former captain, and Les Bleus' chances against Germany.]]>Wed, 06 Jul 2016 09:25:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=National TeamsKind=InterviewTournament=UEFA EURO 2016<![CDATA[Bale versus Ronaldo, a duel for the ages]]>/confederationscup/news/newsid/281/123/3/index.htmlFIFA.com takes an in-depth look at the intriguing duel between Real Madrid stars Cristiano Ronaldo and Gareth Bale ahead of Wednesday's Portugal-Wales UEFA EURO 2016 semi-final.

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Tue, 05 Jul 2016 19:12:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=National TeamsKind=NewsTournament=UEFA EURO 2016
<![CDATA[Samoura: Russia 2018 will be a great treat for every visitor]]>/confederationscup/news/y=2016/m=7/news=samoura-russia-2018-will-be-a-great-treat-for-every-visitor-2811206.htmlTue, 05 Jul 2016 14:54:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=LOCKind=NewsTournament=FIFA Confederations Cup Russia 2017<![CDATA[Russia expecting “Tournament of champions. Dream of fans”]]>/confederationscup/news/y=2016/m=7/news=russia-expecting-tournament-of-champions-dream-of-fans-2811156.htmlTue, 05 Jul 2016 12:57:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=LOCKind=NewsTournament=FIFA Confederations Cup Russia 2017<![CDATA[Ticket prices for FIFA Confederations Cup and FIFA World Cup announced]]>/confederationscup/news/y=2016/m=7/news=ticket-prices-for-fifa-confederations-cup-and-fifa-world-cup-announced-2811035.htmlTue, 05 Jul 2016 12:45:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=TicketingKind=ReleaseTournament=FIFA Confederations Cup Russia 2017<![CDATA[Big guns and dark horses face last-four challenge]]>/confederationscup/news/newsid/281/101/8/index.htmlTue, 05 Jul 2016 09:09:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=National TeamsKind=NewsTournament=UEFA EURO 2016<![CDATA[Iceland bid emotional farewell and prepare for new chapter]]>/confederationscup/news/newsid/281/084/8/index.htmlAfter Iceland won the hearts of many across the globe with their valiant showing at UEFA EURO 2016, we hear from four of their stars who reflect on their fairytale journey and look to the future.   

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Mon, 04 Jul 2016 17:11:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=National TeamsKind=NewsTournament=UEFA EURO 2016
<![CDATA[More than 60,000 volunteer applications received in the first month]]>/worldcup/news/y=2016/m=7/news=more-than-60-000-volunteer-applications-received-in-the-first-month-2810582.htmlThe campaign to recruit volunteers for the FIFA Confederations Cup 2017 and 2018 FIFA World Cup Russia™ is off to an impressive start with more than 62,500 people applying to participate in the first month alone.]]>Mon, 04 Jul 2016 15:19:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=VolunteersKind=NewsTournament=2018 FIFA World Cup Russia (TM)<![CDATA[In-sync Iceland out to slay another giant]]>/confederationscup/news/newsid/281/036/2/index.htmlIceland's run to the quarter-finals of UEFA EURO 2016 has got the world of football talking, and ahead of their meeting with hosts France, FIFA.com looks at the contributing factors which have led to the island nation's football boom.

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Sat, 02 Jul 2016 13:46:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=National TeamsKind=NewsTournament=UEFA EURO 2016
<![CDATA[Minnows ready to mix it with the heavyweights]]>/confederationscup/news/newsid/280/423/6/index.htmlUEFA EURO 2016 has reached the quarter-final stage and the only certainty is that the trophy will be changing hands, with Spain’s eight-year reign having come to an end. FIFA.com previews the action. 

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Wed, 29 Jun 2016 06:10:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=National TeamsKind=NewsTournament=UEFA EURO 2016
<![CDATA[Germany feeling their way forward]]>/live-scores/uefaeuro/news/newsid/280/361/0/index.htmlFirst there was concern about Germany's defence, then about their attack – but now it appears they have found a solution. FIFA.com looks back on the reigning world champions' UEFA EURO 2016 group stage, which they plan to be just the start…

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Sat, 25 Jun 2016 10:01:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=National TeamsKind=NewsTournament=UEFA EURO 2016
<![CDATA[USA's 'Miracle on Grass' remembered]]>/confederationscup/news/y=2016/m=6/news=usa-s-miracle-on-grass-remembered-2803462.htmlFIFA.com looks back to 2009 and one of USA’s greatest victories, when Bob Bradley’s men did what no-one else could between 2008 and 2012 - knocking Spain out of a major tournament.

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Fri, 24 Jun 2016 12:15:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA Confederations Cup Russia 2017
<![CDATA[Iceland and Republic of Ireland make history in dramatic finale]]>/confederationscup/news/newsid/280/333/4/index.htmlFIFA.com reviews a tense and dramatic conclusion to the UEFA EURO 2016 group-stage as Iceland and Republic of Ireland advanced in spectacular fashion, while Zlatan Ibrahimovic exited the international stage in underwhelming fashion.]]>Wed, 22 Jun 2016 22:40:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=National TeamsKind=NewsTournament=UEFA EURO 2016<![CDATA[Russian airports prepare to welcome the world]]>/worldcup/news/y=2016/m=6/news=russian-airports-prepare-to-welcome-the-world-2802754.htmlMon, 20 Jun 2016 15:51:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=LOCKind=NewsTournament=2018 FIFA World Cup Russia (TM)<![CDATA[Green and White Army taking Europe by storm]]>/confederationscup/news/newsid/280/242/7/index.htmlSun, 19 Jun 2016 11:19:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=National TeamsKind=NewsTournament=UEFA EURO 2016<![CDATA[Belgium back on track, all to play for in Group F]]>/confederationscup/news/newsid/280/257/4/index.htmlWe review the latest matchday at UEFA EURO 2016, with Belgium returning to form, Iceland and Hungary involved in a stalemate and Cristiano Ronaldo hitting the headlines once more.

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Sat, 18 Jun 2016 22:05:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=National TeamsKind=NewsTournament=UEFA EURO 2016
<![CDATA[El-Hadary: Egypt back where they belong]]>/confederationscup/news/y=2016/m=6/news=el-hadary-egypt-are-back-where-they-belong-2802301.htmlEgypt goalkeeper Essam El-Hadary speaks to ​FIFA.com ​after his country reached their first CAF Africa Cup of Nations tournament since winning the continental championship in 2010.

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Sat, 18 Jun 2016 09:20:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA Confederations Cup Russia 2017
<![CDATA[Spain and Italy show pedigree, Czechs peg back Croatians]]>/confederationscup/news/newsid/280/237/8/index.htmlFri, 17 Jun 2016 23:34:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=National TeamsKind=NewsTournament=UEFA EURO 2016<![CDATA[A new prodigy rises in Egypt]]>/live-scores/news/newsid/280/187/1/index.htmlAfter a year thrilling Pharaohs and Al Ahly supporters, teenager Ramadan Sobhi talks to FIFA.com about his myriad skills, his big ambitions and the growing plaudits coming his way.

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Thu, 16 Jun 2016 08:28:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=National TeamsKind=NewsTournament=Africa Cup of Nations 2017
<![CDATA[New Zealand regain crown amid broadening pyramid]]>/confederationscup/news/y=2016/m=6/news=new-zealand-regain-crown-amid-broadening-pyramid-2801358.htmlFIFA.com reviews the 2016 OFC Nations Cup won by New Zealand for a record fifth time, but a tournament that will long be remembered as evidence of the increased depth and quality across the Pacific.]]>Mon, 13 Jun 2016 07:47:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA Confederations Cup Russia 2017<![CDATA[Kiwis deny PNG to earn continental crown]]>/confederationscup/news/y=2016/m=6/news=kiwis-deny-png-to-earn-continental-crown-2800974.htmlSat, 11 Jun 2016 10:41:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA Confederations Cup Russia 2017<![CDATA[Spain's crown up for grabs at star-studded EURO]]>/confederationscup/news/newsid/280/070/8/index.htmlFIFA.com previews the newly-expanded and much-anticipated 2016 edition of the UEFA EURO as Spain attempt to defend their crown.]]>Fri, 10 Jun 2016 06:16:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=National TeamsKind=NewsTournament=UEFA EURO 2016<![CDATA[High-flying PNG aim for historic milestone]]>/confederationscup/news/y=2016/m=6/news=high-flying-png-aim-for-historic-milestone-2800775.htmlFIFA.com previews the OFC Nations Cup final with Papua New Guinea chasing the realisation of a dream and a ticket to the FIFA Confederations Cup Russia 2017.]]>Fri, 10 Jun 2016 05:49:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA Confederations Cup Russia 2017<![CDATA[New Zealand, PNG set up final showdown]]>/confederationscup/news/y=2016/m=6/news=new-zealand-png-set-up-final-showdown-2800504.htmlWed, 08 Jun 2016 12:46:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA Confederations Cup Russia 2017<![CDATA[Russian volunteers head to France for EURO 2016 ]]>/worldcup/news/y=2016/m=6/news=russian-volunteers-head-to-france-for-euro-2016-2800492.htmlWed, 08 Jun 2016 10:26:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=VolunteersKind=NewsTournament=2018 FIFA World Cup Russia (TM)<![CDATA[Big boys line up for African finals]]>/confederationscup/news/y=2016/m=6/news=big-boys-line-up-for-african-finals-2800120.htmlMon, 06 Jun 2016 02:31:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA Confederations Cup Russia 2017<![CDATA[PNG, New Caledonia complete semi line-up]]>/confederationscup/news/y=2016/m=6/news=png-new-caledonia-complete-semi-line-up-2800055.htmlSun, 05 Jun 2016 12:14:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA Confederations Cup Russia 2017<![CDATA[Kiwis, Solomons progress to final four]]>/confederationscup/news/y=2016/m=6/news=kiwis-solomons-progress-to-final-four-2799907.htmlNew Zealand and Solomon Islands advanced to the semi-final of the OFC Nations Cup, while third-placed Fiji progressed to the OFC’s third round of FIFA World Cup™ qualifying as Group B came to a close on Saturday.

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Sat, 04 Jun 2016 12:34:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA Confederations Cup Russia 2017
<![CDATA[Sardo: New Caledonia’s destiny is in our own hands]]>/confederationscup/news/y=2016/m=6/news=sardo-new-caledonia-s-destiny-is-in-our-own-hands-2799658.htmlWith a crucial clash with Tahiti on the horizon, New Caledonia's Thierry Sardo has set his sights on reaching the final four of the OFC Nations Cup and push for their first title in over three decades.

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Fri, 03 Jun 2016 09:17:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA Confederations Cup Russia 2017
<![CDATA[Former African champions on the brink]]>/confederationscup/news/y=2016/m=6/news=former-african-champions-on-the-brink-2799420.htmlThu, 02 Jun 2016 04:22:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA Confederations Cup Russia 2017<![CDATA[Holders deny hosts as Samoa bow out]]>/confederationscup/news/y=2016/m=6/news=holders-deny-hosts-as-samoa-bow-out-2799207.htmlWed, 01 Jun 2016 12:31:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA Confederations Cup Russia 2017<![CDATA[Kiwis cruise as Fiji sink Solomons]]>/confederationscup/news/y=2016/m=5/news=kiwis-cruise-as-fiji-sink-solomons-2793376.htmlTue, 31 May 2016 12:30:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA Confederations Cup Russia 2017<![CDATA[Holders get going, hosts hang on]]>/confederationscup/news/y=2016/m=5/news=holders-get-rolling-hosts-hang-on-2793100.htmlSun, 29 May 2016 12:21:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA Confederations Cup Russia 2017<![CDATA[Henderson doing his dad proud]]>/live-scores/uefaeuro/news/newsid/279/280/6/index.htmlFIFA.com ​spoke to Liverpool midfielder Jordan Henderson, and his father Brian, about heading back to the Stadium of Light as a 'home' player, wearing the Three Lions of England, five years after he left his boyhood club Sunderland.]]>Sat, 28 May 2016 12:37:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=National TeamsKind=NewsTournament=UEFA EURO 2016<![CDATA[Kiwis, Solomons get the ball rolling]]>/confederationscup/news/y=2016/m=5/news=kiwis-solomons-get-the-ball-rolling-2792866.htmlSat, 28 May 2016 12:24:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA Confederations Cup Russia 2017