<![CDATA[FIFA.com - FIFA Futsal World Cup Colombia 2016 - News]]>http://www.fifa.com/index.htmlenCopyright ©1994 - 2015 FIFA. All rights reservedThu, 29 Sep 2016 10:05:00 GMTThu, 29 Sep 2016 15:41:52 GMTFIFA.comFIFA.comhttp://www.fifa.com/imgml/rssheader.gif http://www.fifa.com/index.html13928FIFA.com RSS<![CDATA[Coelho: No excuses, Argentina deserved it]]>/futsalworldcup/news/y=2016/m=9/news=coelho-no-excuses-argentina-deserved-it-2837760.htmlBruno Coelho speaks to ​FIFA.com ​after his side fell at the final hurdle, defeated by Argentina in the semi-finals of the FIFA Futsal World Cup Colombia 2016.

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Thu, 29 Sep 2016 10:05:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA Futsal World Cup Colombia 2016
<![CDATA[Rampant Argentina advance to final]]>/futsalworldcup/matches/round=276090/match=300357676/match-report.htmlPerennial tournament participants Argentina reached their first-ever Futsal World Cup final by beating Portugal 5-2 in the semi-finals of the FIFA Futsal World Cup Colombia 2016.

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Thu, 29 Sep 2016 02:40:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=Match SummaryTournament=FIFA Futsal World Cup Colombia 2016
<![CDATA[Javid caught between pride and frustration]]>/futsalworldcup/news/y=2016/m=9/news=javid-caught-between-pride-and-frustration-2837493.htmlFIFA.com ​spoke to the disconsolate yet proud Mahdi Javid after Iran were defeated 4-3 by Russia in the semi-finals of the FIFA Futsal World Cup.]]>Wed, 28 Sep 2016 10:16:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA Futsal World Cup Colombia 2016<![CDATA[Russia outlast Iran to make final]]>/futsalworldcup/matches/round=276090/match=300357637/match-report.htmlWed, 28 Sep 2016 02:56:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=Match SummaryTournament=FIFA Futsal World Cup Colombia 2016<![CDATA[Bebe talks fatherhood, goalkeeping and World Cup glory]]>/futsalworldcup/news/y=2016/m=9/news=bebe-talks-fatherhood-goalkeeping-and-world-cup-glory-2837233.htmlPortugal goalkeeper Bebe speaks with FIFA.com about fatherhood and his successful tournament so far ahead of his nation's crucial semi-final against Argentina at the FIFA Futsal World Cup Colombia 2016. 

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Tue, 27 Sep 2016 18:08:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA Futsal World Cup Colombia 2016
<![CDATA[History in the making for semi-final pair]]>/futsalworldcup/matches/round=276090/match=300357676/preview.htmlArgentina and Portugal both have their sights on making their first ever FIFA Futsal World Cup final when they go head to head in Cali. FIFA.com previews the crucial Colombia 2016 semi-final.

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Tue, 27 Sep 2016 13:46:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=Match PreviewTournament=FIFA Futsal World Cup Colombia 2016
<![CDATA[The small things for Russia’s Lima]]>/futsalworldcup/news/y=2016/m=9/news=the-small-things-for-russia-s-lima-2837177.htmlTue, 27 Sep 2016 11:36:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA Futsal World Cup Colombia 2016<![CDATA[Wilhelm: Captaining Argentina is easy]]>/futsalworldcup/news/y=2016/m=9/news=wilhelm-captaining-argentina-is-easy-2837163.html

All good things come to those who wait, or so the saying goes. The last time Argentina appeared in the last four of the FIFA Futsal World Cup was at Chinese Taipei 2004, 12 years ago. ]]>
Tue, 27 Sep 2016 10:32:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA Futsal World Cup Colombia 2016
<![CDATA[All smiles for mother/daughter volunteer team]]>/futsalworldcup/news/y=2016/m=9/news=all-smiles-for-mother-daughter-volunteer-team-2837001.htmlMon, 26 Sep 2016 13:02:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA Futsal World Cup Colombia 2016<![CDATA[Egypt’s Eika puts on a brave face]]>/futsalworldcup/news/y=2016/m=9/news=egypt-s-eika-puts-on-a-brave-face-2836960.htmlMon, 26 Sep 2016 09:50:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA Futsal World Cup Colombia 2016<![CDATA[Giantkillers go head-to-head]]>/futsalworldcup/matches/round=276090/match=300357637/preview.htmlMon, 26 Sep 2016 09:41:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=Match PreviewTournament=FIFA Futsal World Cup Colombia 2016<![CDATA[Esmaeilpour, Iran’s man for the occasion]]>/futsalworldcup/news/y=2016/m=9/news=esmaeilpour-iran-s-man-for-the-occasion-2836923.htmlMon, 26 Sep 2016 04:43:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA Futsal World Cup Colombia 2016<![CDATA[Semis set in stone]]>/futsalworldcup/news/y=2016/m=9/news=semis-set-in-stone-2836918.htmlThe four teams who will see us through to the final day of FIFA Futsal World Cup Colombia 2016 have been settled, as Russia and Iran were joined by Argentina and Portugal in the semi-finals.]]>Mon, 26 Sep 2016 02:26:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA Futsal World Cup Colombia 2016<![CDATA[Portugal complete final four]]>/futsalworldcup/matches/round=276098/match=300357673/match-report.htmlMon, 26 Sep 2016 01:41:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=Match SummaryTournament=FIFA Futsal World Cup Colombia 2016<![CDATA[Five fire Alibceleste into semis]]>/futsalworldcup/matches/round=276098/match=300357674/match-report.htmlSun, 25 Sep 2016 23:04:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=Match SummaryTournament=FIFA Futsal World Cup Colombia 2016<![CDATA[No excuses from sanguine Sedano]]>/futsalworldcup/news/y=2016/m=9/news=no-excuses-from-sanguine-sedano-2836697.htmlSun, 25 Sep 2016 14:15:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA Futsal World Cup Colombia 2016<![CDATA[Joao Matos, Portugal's bearded wonder ]]>/futsalworldcup/news/y=2016/m=9/news=joao-matos-portugal-s-bearded-wonder-2836688.htmlSun, 25 Sep 2016 08:20:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA Futsal World Cup Colombia 2016<![CDATA[Russia and Iran reach semis on day of revenge and drama]]>/futsalworldcup/news/y=2016/m=9/news=russia-and-iran-reach-semis-on-day-of-revenge-and-drama-2836691.htmlSun, 25 Sep 2016 08:15:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA Futsal World Cup Colombia 2016<![CDATA[Egypt’s Elashwal training his sights on Argentina]]>/futsalworldcup/news/y=2016/m=9/news=egypt-s-elashwal-training-his-sights-on-argentina-2836464.htmlEgypt forward Abdelrahman Elashwal speaks with FIFA.com about the joy of knocking out Italy in the Round of 16 at the FIFA Futsal World Cup Colombia 2016 and the upcoming quarter-final meeting with Argentina.

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Sun, 25 Sep 2016 02:22:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA Futsal World Cup Colombia 2016
<![CDATA[Cuzzolino: Argentina will be stronger]]>/futsalworldcup/news/y=2016/m=9/news=cuzzolino-argentina-will-be-stronger-2836417.htmlArgentina's Leandro Cuzzolino speaks with FIFA.com about his relief and elation of scoring his match-winning penalty kick that took the Albiceleste to the quarter-finals of the FIFA Futsal World Cup Colombia 2016. 

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Sun, 25 Sep 2016 01:58:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA Futsal World Cup Colombia 2016
<![CDATA[Eder, Chishkala help Russia see off Spain]]>/futsalworldcup/matches/round=276098/match=300357675/match-report.htmlRussia barged past Spain 6-2 in Cali to book their place into the FIFA Fustal World Cup Colombia 2016 final four in a dominant display, with Eder Lima and Ivan Chishkala both bagging braces.

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Sun, 25 Sep 2016 01:44:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=Match SummaryTournament=FIFA Futsal World Cup Colombia 2016
<![CDATA[Drama as Iran clinch win at the death]]>/futsalworldcup/matches/round=276098/match=300357654/match-report.htmlIran clinched a FIFA Futsal World Cup semi-final place for the first time since 1992 as Ahmed Esmailpour struck deep into extra time to see off Paraguay 4-3 in an incredible climax during Bucaramanga’s final game of the FIFA Futsal World Cup Colombia 2016.

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Sat, 24 Sep 2016 23:51:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=Match SummaryTournament=FIFA Futsal World Cup Colombia 2016
<![CDATA[All in the details for superstitious Chilavert ]]>/futsalworldcup/news/y=2016/m=9/news=all-in-the-details-for-superstitious-chilavert-2836368.htmlFIFA.com caught up with Paraguay boss Carlos Chilavert ahead of his side's FIFA Futsal World Cup meet with Iran, who is expecting a tightly-contested quarter-final encounter against Team Melli.  

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Sat, 24 Sep 2016 09:34:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA Futsal World Cup Colombia 2016
<![CDATA[Gustavo, Russia's Petr Cech]]>/futsalworldcup/news/y=2016/m=9/news=gustavo-russia-s-petr-cech-2836366.htmlAlthough Gustavo’s luminous shirt already helps him stand out from the rest of the Russia team, it is his numerous impressive saves – and headgear – that have caught the eye at the FIFA Futsal World Cup Colombia 2016.

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Sat, 24 Sep 2016 08:41:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA Futsal World Cup Colombia 2016
<![CDATA[Another Futsal World Cup legacy: training the coaches]]>/futsalworldcup/news/y=2016/m=9/news=another-futsal-world-cup-legacy-training-the-coaches-2836328.htmlFri, 23 Sep 2016 21:17:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA Futsal World Cup Colombia 2016<![CDATA[The great glove debate]]>/futsalworldcup/news/y=2016/m=9/news=the-great-glove-debate-2836173.htmlFri, 23 Sep 2016 09:30:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA Futsal World Cup Colombia 2016<![CDATA[Emotions run high for Azerbaijan's Huseynli]]>/futsalworldcup/news/y=2016/m=9/news=emotions-run-high-for-azerbaijan-s-huseynli-2836172.htmlFIFA.com following his side's momentous victory.]]>Fri, 23 Sep 2016 09:28:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA Futsal World Cup Colombia 2016<![CDATA[Tension to the end in last 16]]>/futsalworldcup/news/y=2016/m=9/news=tension-to-the-end-in-last-16-2836168.htmlThere was drama and intrigue aplenty on the final day of last-16 fixtures at the FIFA Futsal World Cup. FIFA.com rounds up all the action as the remaining quarter-final places were decided at Colombia 2016.

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Fri, 23 Sep 2016 08:36:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA Futsal World Cup Colombia 2016
<![CDATA[Egypt edge Italy in extra-time thriller]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Fri, 23 Sep 2016 04:02:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=Match SummaryTournament=FIFA Futsal World Cup Colombia 2016<![CDATA[Azeris triumph in Medellin goal fest]]>/futsalworldcup/matches/round=276096/match=300357636/match-report.htmlFri, 23 Sep 2016 02:15:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=Match SummaryTournament=FIFA Futsal World Cup Colombia 2016<![CDATA[Argentina made to wait for victory]]>/futsalworldcup/matches/round=276096/match=300357652/match-report.htmlArgentina made it into the quarter-finals of the FIFA Futsal World Cup Colombia 2016 after they were taken to extra-time by a stubborn Ukraine, but finally getting a 1-0 victory.

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Fri, 23 Sep 2016 01:53:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=Match SummaryTournament=FIFA Futsal World Cup Colombia 2016
<![CDATA[Bondar's pride amid Ukraine's struggles]]>/futsalworldcup/news/y=2016/m=9/news=bondar-s-pride-amid-ukraine-s-struggles-2835701.htmlThu, 22 Sep 2016 10:00:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA Futsal World Cup Colombia 2016<![CDATA[Iran stun Brazil as Portugal, Spain advance]]>/futsalworldcup/news/y=2016/m=9/news=iran-stun-brazil-as-portugal-spain-advance-2835872.htmlFIFA.com looks back at the day’s events.]]>Thu, 22 Sep 2016 08:20:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA Futsal World Cup Colombia 2016<![CDATA[Zadeh: I'll never forget this]]>/futsalworldcup/news/y=2016/m=9/news=zadeh-i-ll-never-forget-this-2835855.htmlThu, 22 Sep 2016 07:37:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA Futsal World Cup Colombia 2016<![CDATA[Falcao bows out a legend, but not a champion]]>/futsalworldcup/news/y=2016/m=9/news=falcao-bows-out-as-a-legend-but-not-a-champion-2835849.htmlA Seleção were sent home in dramatic style by Iran in a penalty shootout defeat.]]>Thu, 22 Sep 2016 05:32:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA Futsal World Cup Colombia 2016<![CDATA[Portugal coast past Costa Rica into last eight]]>/futsalworldcup/matches/round=276096/match=300357653/match-report.htmlRicardinho stole the show and jumped to the top of the goalscoring charts as Portugal beat Costa Rica 4-0 in Cali to advance to the FIFA Futsal World Cup Colombia 2016 quarter-finals.

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Thu, 22 Sep 2016 03:27:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=Match SummaryTournament=FIFA Futsal World Cup Colombia 2016
<![CDATA[Iran stun Brazil on penalties]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Iran stunned the futsal world as they knocked reigning FIFA Futsal World Cup holders Brazil out of Colombia 2016, winning 3-2 on penalties after a 3-3 draw.

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Thu, 22 Sep 2016 02:12:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=Match SummaryTournament=FIFA Futsal World Cup Colombia 2016
<![CDATA[Spain fend off gritty Kazakhstan to advance]]>/futsalworldcup/matches/round=276096/match=300357669/match-report.htmlTwo-time champions Spain defeated fellow Europeans Kazakhstan 5-2 in an entertaining, back-and-forth match to advance to the quarter-finals of the FIFA Futsal World Cup Colombia 2016.

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Thu, 22 Sep 2016 01:20:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=Match SummaryTournament=FIFA Futsal World Cup Colombia 2016
<![CDATA[Borisov's leading role]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Wed, 21 Sep 2016 13:49:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA Futsal World Cup Colombia 2016<![CDATA[Sobral in bullish mood ahead of Spain test]]>/futsalworldcup/news/y=2016/m=9/news=sobral-in-bullish-mood-ahead-of-spain-test-2835527.htmlWed, 21 Sep 2016 12:31:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA Futsal World Cup Colombia 2016<![CDATA[Nanez: I’m going to keep on watching]]>/futsalworldcup/news/y=2016/m=9/news=nanez-i-m-going-to-keep-on-watching-2835569.htmlFIFA.com spoke exclusively to Colombia goalkeeper Carlos Nanez after the host nation bowed out of the FIFA Futsal World Cup 2016 following a penalty shoot-out defeat against Paraguay in the Round of 16.

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Wed, 21 Sep 2016 12:02:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA Futsal World Cup Colombia 2016
<![CDATA[Vietnam head home with stars in their eyes]]>/futsalworldcup/news/y=2016/m=9/news=vietnam-head-home-with-stars-in-their-eyes-2835542.htmlFIFA.com ​catches up with FIFA Futsal World Cup debutants Thai Huy Tran and captain Bao Quan Nguyen of Vietnam after his side bowed out at the Round of 16 stage of Colombia 2016 after defeat to Russia.]]>Wed, 21 Sep 2016 09:13:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA Futsal World Cup Colombia 2016<![CDATA[Positive vibes powering Conde's Thailand]]>/futsalworldcup/news/y=2016/m=9/news=positive-vibes-powering-conde-s-thailand-2835131.htmlWed, 21 Sep 2016 05:26:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA Futsal World Cup Colombia 2016<![CDATA[Lozano: 2000 final gives me goosebumps]]>/futsalworldcup/news/y=2016/m=9/news=lozano-2000-final-gives-me-goosebumps-2835319.htmlRoja sides of the past and states his belief that they have the players to go all the way.]]>Wed, 21 Sep 2016 05:14:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA Futsal World Cup Colombia 2016<![CDATA[Penalty pain and seventh heaven]]>/futsalworldcup/news/y=2016/m=9/news=penalty-pain-and-seventh-heaven-2835500.htmlWed, 21 Sep 2016 05:07:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA Futsal World Cup Colombia 2016<![CDATA[Colombia out on penalties, Paraguay through]]>/futsalworldcup/matches/round=276096/match=300357671/match-report.htmlWed, 21 Sep 2016 04:07:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=Match SummaryTournament=FIFA Futsal World Cup Colombia 2016<![CDATA[Russia ruthless as they move into quarters]]>/futsalworldcup/matches/round=276096/match=300357672/match-report.htmlWed, 21 Sep 2016 01:07:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=Match SummaryTournament=FIFA Futsal World Cup Colombia 2016<![CDATA[A festival with one eye on the future]]>/futsalworldcup/news/y=2016/m=9/news=a-festival-with-one-eye-on-the-future-2835317.htmlThe FIFA Futsal World Cup is more than just an intensely exciting competition. It is also an important vehicle for promoting all the positive things the sport has to offer, as the Grassroots Futsal Festival "Skills for All" looked to show.

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Tue, 20 Sep 2016 16:46:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA Futsal World Cup Colombia 2016
<![CDATA[Reyes proving a hit with the home fans]]>/futsalworldcup/news/y=2016/m=9/news=reyes-proving-a-hit-with-the-home-fans-2835240.htmlTue, 20 Sep 2016 01:30:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA Futsal World Cup Colombia 2016<![CDATA[Colombia, lovers of the underdog]]>/futsalworldcup/news/y=2016/m=9/news=colombia-lovers-of-the-underdog-2835020.htmlThroughout the group stages at the FIFA Futsal World Cup Colombia 2016 fans have been giving their support to various underdog nations and the players and coaches have been united in voicing their appreciation and acknowledging the boost it gives them when coming up against heavily-favoured sides.

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Mon, 19 Sep 2016 20:07:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA Futsal World Cup Colombia 2016
<![CDATA[Chishkala, a cool Russian customer amid the heat]]>/futsalworldcup/news/y=2016/m=9/news=chishkala-a-cool-russian-customer-amid-the-heat-2835054.htmlMon, 19 Sep 2016 12:01:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA Futsal World Cup Colombia 2016