<![CDATA[FIFA.com - Men's Olympic Football Tournament - News]]>http://www.fifa.com/index.htmlenCopyright ©1994 - 2015 FIFA. All rights reservedWed, 27 Jul 2016 15:24:00 GMTWed, 27 Jul 2016 16:19:17 GMTFIFA.comFIFA.comhttp://www.fifa.com/imgml/rssheader.gif http://www.fifa.com/index.html13928FIFA.com RSS<![CDATA[Rui Jorge: Olympics are a special test]]>http://www.fifa.com/mensolympic/news/y=2016/m=7/news=rui-jorge-olympics-are-a-special-test-2812822.htmlFIFA.com caught up with Portugal's Olympic coach Rui Jorge, who looks ahead to Rio 2016, his memories of representing his country at Atlanta 1996 and why competing at the Men's Olympic Football Tournament is so special.

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Wed, 27 Jul 2016 15:24:00 GMT Area=Tournament Section=Competition Kind=News Tournament=Olympic Football Tournaments Rio 2016 - Men
<![CDATA[Neymar among galaxy of stars at Rio 2016 ]]>http://www.fifa.com/mensolympic/news/y=2016/m=7/news=neymar-stars-rio-2016-son-heungmin-mikel-hope-solo-marta-2812740.htmlThe Olympic Football Tournaments Rio 2016 have drawn one step closer, with the confirmation of the final squads for the men’s and women’s competitions.

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Mon, 25 Jul 2016 13:01:00 GMT Area=Tournament Section=Competition Kind=News Tournament=Olympic Football Tournaments Rio 2016 - Men
<![CDATA[Fiji riding wave of success all the way to Brazil]]>http://www.fifa.com/mensolympic/news/y=2016/m=7/news=fiji-riding-wave-of-success-all-the-way-to-brazil-2811716.htmlFIFA.com speaks with Fiji coach Frank Farina as the Melanesian nation seek to maintain their recent growth at Rio 2016.]]>Tue, 12 Jul 2016 08:31:00 GMT Area=Tournament Section=Competition Kind=News Tournament=Olympic Football Tournaments Rio 2016 - Men<![CDATA[Danish prospect shaped by Brazilian roots]]>http://www.fifa.com/mensolympic/news/y=2016/m=6/news=danish-prospect-shaped-by-brazilian-roots-2802884.htmlFIFA.com about the influence his Brazilian family roots have had in forging his football outlook.]]>Tue, 21 Jun 2016 13:45:00 GMT Area=Tournament Section=Competition Kind=News Tournament=Olympic Football Tournaments Rio 2016 - Men<![CDATA[South Africa's penalty king set for Rio dream]]>http://www.fifa.com/mensolympic/news/y=2016/m=5/news=south-africa-s-penalty-king-set-for-rio-dream-2793121.html Amaglug-glug qualified for the Rio Olympics, and he talks to FIFA.com about their dramatic qualification and their hopes in Brazil.]]>Mon, 30 May 2016 06:55:00 GMT Area=Tournament Section=Competition Kind=News Tournament=Olympic Football Tournaments Rio 2016 - Men<![CDATA[In-form Kubo boosts Japan's hopes]]>http://www.fifa.com/mensolympic/news/y=2016/m=5/news=in-form-kubo-boosts-japan-s-hopes-2790975.htmlFIFA.com ​and explains how his move to Swiss side Young Boys has helped his development.]]>Mon, 16 May 2016 04:51:00 GMT Area=Tournament Section=Competition Kind=News Tournament=Olympic Football Tournaments Rio 2016 - Men<![CDATA[Ola Bola relives Malaysia's Olympic past ]]>http://www.fifa.com/mensolympic/news/y=2016/m=5/news=ola-bola-relives-malaysia-s-olympic-past-2790650.htmlFri, 13 May 2016 03:39:00 GMT Area=Tournament Section=Competition Kind=News Tournament=Olympic Football Tournaments Rio 2016 - Men<![CDATA[Gutierrez: If you can't adapt, you'll fade away]]>http://www.fifa.com/mensolympic/news/y=2016/m=5/news=gutierrez-if-you-can-t-adapt-you-ll-fade-away-2790162.htmlPreparing to mastermind Mexico's defence of their Olympic gold medal at Rio 2016, head coach Raul Gutierrez spoke with FIFA.com ​about his roots as an educator and his various coaching philosophies.

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Fri, 06 May 2016 19:17:00 GMT Area=Tournament Section=Competition Kind=News Tournament=Olympic Football Tournaments Rio 2016 - Men
<![CDATA[Abdulraheem inspired by Iraq's class of 2004]]>http://www.fifa.com/mensolympic/news/y=2016/m=5/news=abdulraheem-inspired-by-iraq-s-class-of-2004-2790140.htmlSpeaking exclusively to FIFA.com, Iraq's 22-year-old frontman Mohanad Abdulraheem talks about his ambitions to follow in the footsteps of national team greats, sealing qualification to Rio 2016 and drawing inspiration from Iraq's Olympic spirit of 2004.

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Fri, 06 May 2016 14:23:00 GMT Area=Tournament Section=Competition Kind=News Tournament=Olympic Football Tournaments Rio 2016 - Men
<![CDATA[88 match officials appointed for Olympic Football Tournament Rio 2016 ]]>http://www.fifa.com/mensolympic/news/y=2016/m=5/news=88-match-officials-appointed-for-olympic-football-tournament-rio-2016-2789253.htmlMon, 02 May 2016 11:27:00 GMT Area=Tournament Section=Competition Kind=Release Tournament=Olympic Football Tournaments Rio 2016 - Men<![CDATA[Tibbling: Without Pokemon, I wouldn't be a footballer]]>http://www.fifa.com/mensolympic/news/y=2016/m=4/news=tibbling-without-pokemon-i-wouldn-t-be-a-footballer-2782895.htmlWe speak to Sweden midfielder Simon Tibbling about how Pokemon cards helped his burgeoning football career, and his hopes for the Men's Olympic Football Tournament Rio 2016 with the Blågult.

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Tue, 26 Apr 2016 09:31:00 GMT Area=Tournament Section=Competition Kind=News Tournament=Olympic Football Tournaments Rio 2016 - Men
<![CDATA[Olympic voyage ignites Da Gama’s dreams]]>http://www.fifa.com/mensolympic/news/y=2016/m=4/news=owen-da-gama-tecnico-africa-sul-vasco-newsid-2782244-2782574.htmlA descendent of the famous Portuguese explorer Vasco da Gama, the South Africa coach spoke to FIFA.com about his side’s Rio 2016 opener against the hosts and his relationship with Brazil.

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Mon, 25 Apr 2016 10:05:00 GMT Area=Tournament Section=Competition Kind=News Tournament=Olympic Football Tournaments Rio 2016 - Men
<![CDATA[Kwon: We are aiming for a medal]]>http://www.fifa.com/mensolympic/news/y=2016/m=4/news=kwon-we-are-aiming-for-a-medal-2781641.htmlSun, 24 Apr 2016 09:25:00 GMT Area=Tournament Section=Competition Kind=News Tournament=Olympic Football Tournaments Rio 2016 - Men<![CDATA[Byshovets: Brazil's time has come]]>http://www.fifa.com/tournaments/archive/mensolympic/seoul1988/news/newsid=2782237/index.htmlSeoul 1988 champion with USSR, head coach Anatoly Byshovets looks back at the unforgettable triumph with FIFA.com on his 70th birthday.

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Sat, 23 Apr 2016 09:47:00 GMT Area=Tournament Section=Competition Kind=News Tournament=Olympic Football Tournament Seoul 1988
<![CDATA[Martinez, out of the darkness and into the light]]>http://www.fifa.com/mensolympic/news/y=2016/m=4/news=martinez-out-of-the-darkness-and-into-the-light-2781590.htmlIn an exclusive interview with FIFA.com, Colombia's Roger Martinez talks life in Argentina, finding form at Racing and looks ahead to the upcoming Men's Olympic Football Tournament at Rio 2016.   

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Mon, 18 Apr 2016 15:19:00 GMT Area=Tournament Section=Competition Kind=News Tournament=Olympic Football Tournaments Rio 2016 - Men
<![CDATA[Ronaldinho: Brazil must embrace Olympic opportunity]]>http://www.fifa.com/mensolympic/news/y=2016/m=4/news=ronaldinho-brazil-must-embrace-olympic-opportunity-2781234.htmlBrazil icon Ronaldinho spoke to FIFA.com about his Olympic experiences and hopes for the current team after helping to conduct the draw for Rio 2016.

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Fri, 15 Apr 2016 12:56:00 GMT Area=Tournament Section=Competition Kind=News Tournament=Olympic Football Tournaments Rio 2016 - Men
<![CDATA[Draw at Maracana sets out road towards gold]]>http://www.fifa.com/mensolympic/news/y=2016/m=4/news=draw-at-maracana-sets-out-road-towards-gold-2780684.htmlFIFA.com, you can find out who plays who right here. ]]>Thu, 14 Apr 2016 14:55:00 GMT Area=Tournament Section=Competition Kind=News Tournament=Olympic Football Tournaments Rio 2016 - Men<![CDATA[Olympic draw: what you need to know]]>http://www.fifa.com/mensolympic/news/y=2016/m=4/news=olympic-draw-what-you-need-to-know-2780213.htmlThe draw for the Olympic Football Tournaments Rio 2016 will be held at the Maracana on 14 April 2016 and FIFA.com is here to guide you through the nuts and bolts of the draw process.

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Fri, 08 Apr 2016 08:08:00 GMT Area=Tournament Section=Competition Kind=News Tournament=Olympic Football Tournaments Rio 2016 - Men
<![CDATA[Pearce: Managing at an Olympics was the biggest honour ]]>http://www.fifa.com/mensolympic/news/y=2016/m=4/news=pearce-managing-at-an-olympics-was-the-biggest-honour-2779557.html FIFA.com caught up with Stuart Pearce to get some of his insight into the Olympic football experience and to relive some of his memories coaching Team GB at London 2012.]]>Tue, 05 Apr 2016 08:16:00 GMT Area=Tournament Section=Competition Kind=Interview Tournament=Olympic Football Tournaments Rio 2016 - Men<![CDATA[Hrubesch: Rio 2016 will be special]]>http://www.fifa.com/mensolympic/news/y=2016/m=3/news=hrubesch-rio-2016-will-be-special-2773542.htmlFIFA.com spoke with Horst Hrubesch, who will be leading Germany at their first Olympic Football Tournament since 1988.

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Thu, 31 Mar 2016 09:10:00 GMT Area=Tournament Section=Competition Kind=Interview Tournament=Olympic Football Tournaments Rio 2016 - Men
<![CDATA[Colombia edge USA to end drought]]>http://www.fifa.com/mensolympic/news/y=2016/m=3/news=colombia-edge-usa-to-end-drought-2773333.htmlWed, 30 Mar 2016 05:02:00 GMT Area=Tournament Section=Competition Kind=News Tournament=Olympic Football Tournaments Rio 2016 - Men<![CDATA[USA take away goal advantage into second leg]]>http://www.fifa.com/mensolympic/news/y=2016/m=3/news=usa-take-away-goal-advantage-into-second-leg-2772609.htmlColombia and USA battled to a 1-1 draw in the blazing heat at the El Metropolitano stadium in Barranquilla, Colombia, setting up a tense second leg of their Rio 2016 Men’s Olympic Football Tournament play-off, where the Americans have the advantage on away goals heading into Tuesday’s deciding match.

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Fri, 25 Mar 2016 23:03:00 GMT Area=Tournament Section=Competition Kind=News Tournament=Olympic Football Tournaments Rio 2016 - Men
<![CDATA[Colombia clash with USA for final Olympic place]]>http://www.fifa.com/mensolympic/news/y=2016/m=3/news=colombia-clash-with-usa-for-final-olympic-place-2772166.htmlFIFA.com previews the clash between Colombia and USA for the final berth at the Men’s Olympic Football Tournament Rio 2016, which will be decided in the coming days when the two teams go head-to-head in a two-legged play-off.

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Thu, 24 Mar 2016 07:16:00 GMT Area=Tournament Section=Competition Kind=News Tournament=Olympic Football Tournaments Rio 2016 - Men
<![CDATA[Ismael: Iraqis have talent to play in top leagues]]>http://www.fifa.com/live-scores/news/y=2016/m=3/news=ismail-iraqis-have-talent-to-play-in-top-leagues-2770003.htmlIraq full-back Dhurgham Ismael caught up with FIFA.com to see how he has progressed since the FIFA U-20 World Cup Turkey 2013 and his hopes for the Men's Olympic Football Tournament Rio 2016.

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Sun, 13 Mar 2016 10:03:00 GMT Area=World Match Centre Section=General Kind=News
<![CDATA[Amuneke: Nigeria can repeat 1996 heroics]]>http://www.fifa.com/mensolympic/news/y=2016/m=3/news=amuneke-nigeria-can-repeat-1996-heroics-2769007.htmlEmmanuel Amuneke speaks to FIFA.com about the 1996 Men's Olympic Tournament, when the Nigerian 'Dream Team' beat Brazil and Argentina in back-to-back thrillers to become the first African team to win a gold medal.]]>Tue, 08 Mar 2016 07:50:00 GMT Area=Tournament Section=Competition Kind=News Tournament=Olympic Football Tournaments Rio 2016 - Men<![CDATA[Argentina's future in safe hands with Rulli]]>http://www.fifa.com/mensolympic/news/y=2016/m=3/news=argentina-s-future-in-safe-hands-with-rulli-2768334.htmlFIFA.com spoke with Real Sociedad shot-stopper Geronimo Rulli, who has his sights set on being Argentina's No1 at Rio 2016.

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Thu, 03 Mar 2016 14:16:00 GMT Area=Tournament Section=Competition Kind=News Tournament=Olympic Football Tournaments Rio 2016 - Men
<![CDATA[Olympic draw to be held at Maracana]]>http://www.fifa.com/mensolympic/news/y=2016/m=2/news=olympic-draw-to-be-held-at-maracana-2765656.htmlThe iconic Maracana stadium will host the draw for the Olympic Football Tournaments 2016 on 14 April 2016, ahead of hosting the men’s and women’s finals of the Olympic Football Tournaments Rio 2016 on 19 and 20 August respectively.

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Tue, 23 Feb 2016 12:18:00 GMT Area=Tournament Section=Competition Kind=News Tournament=Olympic Football Tournaments Rio 2016 - Men
<![CDATA[Japan excel as trio book passage]]>http://www.fifa.com/mensolympic/news/y=2016/m=1/news=japan-excel-as-trio-book-passage-2757777.htmlFIFA.com reviews all the action as Japan, Korea Republic and Iraq underlined their pedigree at this level to qualify for Rio 2016.]]>Mon, 01 Feb 2016 04:43:00 GMT Area=Tournament Section=Competition Kind=News Tournament=Olympic Football Tournaments Rio 2016 - Men<![CDATA[Iraq clinch Asia's final Rio spot]]>http://www.fifa.com/mensolympic/news/y=2016/m=1/news=iraq-clinch-asia-s-final-rio-spot-2757413.html

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Fri, 29 Jan 2016 17:13:00 GMT Area=Tournament Section=Competition Kind=News Tournament=Olympic Football Tournaments Rio 2016 - Men
<![CDATA[Salhi: We mean business in Rio]]>http://www.fifa.com/mensolympic/news/y=2016/m=1/news=salhi-we-mean-business-in-rio-2757322.htmlFIFA.com spoke to Algeria goalkeeper Abdelkader Salhi about his side’s qualification for the Men’s Olympic Football Tournament Rio 2016 and their objectives at the competition.

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Thu, 28 Jan 2016 15:47:00 GMT Area=Tournament Section=Competition Kind=News Tournament=Olympic Football Tournaments Rio 2016 - Men
<![CDATA[Japan, Korea Republic secure Rio spots]]>http://www.fifa.com/mensolympic/news/newsid=2756975/index.htmlJapan and Korea Republic grabbed Asia's first two tickets to the Men's Olympic Football Tournament Rio 2016 in dramatic fashion after winning their respective semi-finals late on against Iraq and Qatar at the AFC U-23 Championship in Doha.

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Tue, 26 Jan 2016 15:25:00 GMT Area=Tournament Section=Competition Kind=News Tournament=Olympic Football Tournaments Rio 2016 - Men
<![CDATA[Sixteen becomes eight in Asia’s race for Rio]]>http://www.fifa.com/mensolympic/news/y=2016/m=1/news=sixteen-becomes-eight-in-asia-s-race-for-rio-2756216.htmlThu, 21 Jan 2016 06:20:00 GMT Area=Tournament Section=Competition Kind=News Tournament=Olympic Football Tournaments Rio 2016 - Men<![CDATA[Asian hopefuls set sights on Rio 2016 ]]>http://www.fifa.com/mensolympic/news/y=2016/m=1/news=asian-hopefuls-set-sights-on-rio-2016-2754587.htmlAsia's final qualification for the Men's Olympic Football Tournament at Rio 2016 begins at the start of the new year with 16 sides vying for a place in the global showpiece this August. FIFA.com previews the upcoming competition and takes a closer look at the contenders eager to take a trip to Rio.

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Mon, 11 Jan 2016 02:18:00 GMT Area=Tournament Section=Competition Kind=News Tournament=Olympic Football Tournaments Rio 2016 - Men
<![CDATA[Heroes emerge for African trio]]>http://www.fifa.com/mensolympic/news/y=2015/m=12/news=heroes-emerge-for-african-trio-2744557.htmlMon, 14 Dec 2015 06:10:00 GMT Area=Tournament Section=Competition Kind=News Tournament=Olympic Football Tournaments Rio 2016 - Men<![CDATA[South Africa grab Africa's final Rio ticket]]>http://www.fifa.com/mensolympic/news/y=2015/m=12/news=south-africa-grab-africa-s-final-rio-ticket-2743717.htmlSouth Africa secured Africa's final place at the Men's Olympic Football Tournament Rio 2016, with victory after penalties against Senegal in the third-place play-off of the CAF U-23 Africa Cup of Nations.

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Sat, 12 Dec 2015 18:30:00 GMT Area=Tournament Section=Competition Kind=News Tournament=Olympic Football Tournaments Rio 2016 - Men
<![CDATA[Nigeria, Algeria to represent Africa at Rio 2016]]>http://www.fifa.com/mensolympic/news/y=2015/m=12/news=nigeria-first-african-side-to-reach-rio-2016-2743116.html

Nigeria became the first African side to book their ticket to the 2016 Men's Olympic Football Tournament in Rio de Janeiro, after their CAF Africa U-23 Cup of Nations semi-final win against ten-man Senegal, while Algeria joined them shortly afterwards with a 2-0 victory over South Africa in the other semi-final.

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Wed, 09 Dec 2015 17:05:00 GMT Area=Tournament Section=Competition Kind=News Tournament=Olympic Football Tournaments Rio 2016 - Men
<![CDATA[Three tickets to Rio up for grabs in Africa]]>http://www.fifa.com/mensolympic/news/y=2015/m=11/news=friday-subbed-three-tickets-to-rio-up-for-grabs-in-africa-2735240.htmlEight teams kick off the CAF U-23 Africa Cup of Nations this weekend with Nigeria and Egypt expected to lead the way to the Men's Olympic Football Tournament in Rio de Janeiro at next summer's Olympics.

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Thu, 26 Nov 2015 01:36:00 GMT Area=Tournament Section=Competition Kind=News Tournament=Olympic Football Tournaments Rio 2016 - Men
<![CDATA[Match schedule for Rio 2016 unveiled]]>http://www.fifa.com/mensolympic/news/y=2015/m=10/news=match-schedule-for-rio-2016-unveiled-2709515.htmlTue, 10 Nov 2015 16:09:00 GMT Area=Tournament Section=Competition Kind=News Tournament=Olympic Football Tournaments Rio 2016 - Men<![CDATA[Mexico crowned CONCACAF kings, USA made to wait]]>http://www.fifa.com/mensolympic/news/y=2015/m=10/news=mexico-crowned-concacaf-kings-usa-made-to-wait-2711783.htmlIn a good week for Mexican football, El Tri's U-23 side triumphed in CONCACAF Olympic Qualifying to book their place at the 2016 Rio Olympics, with Honduras joining them, while USA must wait for a second chance.

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Wed, 14 Oct 2015 14:30:00 GMT Area=Tournament Section=Competition Kind=News Tournament=Olympic Football Tournaments Rio 2016 - Men
<![CDATA[Honduras, Mexico book Rio 2016 tickets]]>http://www.fifa.com/mensolympic/news/y=2015/m=10/news=honduras-book-rio-2016-ticket-2710688.htmlHonduras secured their place at next summer's Men's Olympic Football Tournament Rio 2016 with a 2-0 win in the CONCACAF Men's Olympic Qualifying Championship semi-finals over USA at Rio Tinto Stadium in Salt Lake City and Mexico joined the Central American side after beating Canada by the same scoreline in the second semi-final.

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Sat, 10 Oct 2015 22:01:00 GMT Area=Tournament Section=Competition Kind=News Tournament=Olympic Football Tournaments Rio 2016 - Men
<![CDATA[Pressure on USA, Mexico's hopeful Olympians]]>http://www.fifa.com/mensolympic/news/y=2015/m=9/news=pressure-on-usa-mexico-s-hopeful-olympians-2702693.htmlFIFA.com previews the upcoming Olympic qualifiers in the CONCACAF zone, where hosts USA have a point to prove and 2012 gold medalists Mexico aim for more of the same.

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Wed, 30 Sep 2015 16:28:00 GMT Area=Tournament Section=Competition Kind=News Tournament=Olympic Football Tournaments Rio 2016 - Men
<![CDATA[Father's example guides history-maker Ericson ]]>http://www.fifa.com/mensolympic/news/y=2015/m=7/news=father-s-example-guides-history-maker-ericson-2667332.htmlFIFA.com about the tournament's aftermath, the prospect of Rio 2016 and the lessons he learned from his father, a two-time FIFA World Cup veteran.]]>Thu, 30 Jul 2015 08:12:00 GMT Area=Tournament Section=Competition Kind=News Tournament=Olympic Football Tournaments Rio 2016 - Men<![CDATA[Kings and queens of the Pacific crowned]]>http://www.fifa.com/mensolympic/news/y=2015/m=7/news=kings-and-queens-of-the-pacific-crowned-2666340.htmlMon, 20 Jul 2015 08:58:00 GMT Area=Tournament Section=Competition Kind=News Tournament=Olympic Football Tournaments Rio 2016 - Men<![CDATA[Fiji fairytale continues with Rio ticket]]>http://www.fifa.com/mensolympic/news/y=2015/m=7/news=fiji-fairytale-continues-with-rio-ticket-2663381.htmlSun, 12 Jul 2015 12:09:00 GMT Area=Tournament Section=Competition Kind=News Tournament=Olympic Football Tournaments Rio 2016 - Men<![CDATA[Swede success for maiden champs]]>http://www.fifa.com/mensolympic/news/y=2015/m=6/news=swede-success-for-maiden-champs-2654425.htmlSweden secured their first UEFA U-21 European Championship title with a penalty shootout victory in the final over Portugal as FIFA.com reviews the thrilling action from the Czech Republic with the finalists, Germany and Denmark all bound for Rio 2016.

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Tue, 30 Jun 2015 23:13:00 GMT Area=Tournament Section=Competition Kind=News Tournament=Olympic Football Tournaments Rio 2016 - Men
<![CDATA[European foursome bound for Brazil]]>http://www.fifa.com/mensolympic/news/y=2015/m=6/news=european-foursome-bound-for-brazil-2652963.htmlPortugal and Sweden finished first and second respectively in Group B at the UEFA European U-21 Championship on Wednesday, sealing the final two European spots bound for Brazil next summer to compete at the Men's Olympic Football Tournament Rio de Janeiro 2016.

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Wed, 24 Jun 2015 22:07:00 GMT Area=Tournament Section=Competition Kind=News Tournament=Olympic Football Tournaments Rio 2016 - Men
<![CDATA[Denmark, Germany reach Rio 2016]]>http://www.fifa.com/mensolympic/news/y=2015/m=6/news=denmark-germany-reach-rio-2016-2652704.htmlDenmark and Germany booked their tickets to the 2016 Men's Olympic Football Tournament by emerging from Group A at the UEFA European U-21 Championships.

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Tue, 23 Jun 2015 21:36:00 GMT Area=Tournament Section=Competition Kind=News Tournament=Olympic Football Tournaments Rio 2016 - Men
<![CDATA[Hopefuls shine through to Asian finals]]>http://www.fifa.com/mensolympic/news/y=2015/m=4/news=hopefuls-shine-through-to-asian-finals-2581159.htmlWed, 01 Apr 2015 06:12:00 GMT Area=Tournament Section=Competition Kind=News Tournament=Olympic Football Tournaments Rio 2016 - Men<![CDATA[Olympic Football Tournaments to be played in six cities and seven stadiums]]>http://www.fifa.com/mensolympic/news/y=2015/m=3/news=olympic-football-tournaments-to-be-played-in-six-cities-and-seven-stad-2565827.htmlMon, 16 Mar 2015 13:49:00 GMT Area=Tournament Section=Competition Kind=Release Tournament=Olympic Football Tournaments Rio 2016 - Men<![CDATA[Hosts out to end Olympic jinx ]]>http://www.fifa.com/mensolympic/news/y=2015/m=3/news=hosts-out-to-end-olympic-jinx-2550583.htmlFIFA.com looks at Brazil's long and erstwhile fruitless search for an Olympic football crown, while Neymar explains why he's so keen to be involved in Rio 2016.]]>Mon, 09 Mar 2015 15:10:00 GMT Area=Tournament Section=Competition Kind=News Tournament=Olympic Football Tournaments Rio 2016 - Men<![CDATA[The road to Rio de Janeiro 2016 ]]>http://www.fifa.com/mensolympic/news/y=2015/m=3/news=the-road-to-rio-de-janeiro-2016-2555247.htmlFIFA.com explains when, where and how the other qualifying berths will be decided.]]>Mon, 09 Mar 2015 00:00:00 GMT Area=Tournament Section=Competition Kind=News Tournament=Olympic Football Tournaments Rio 2016 - Men