<![CDATA[FIFA.com - News]]>http://www.fifa.com/index.htmlenCopyright ©1994 - 2013 FIFA. All rights reservedTue, 21 Aug 2012 13:26:00 GMTThu, 23 May 2013 17:05:57 GMTFIFA.comFIFA.comhttp://www.fifa.com/imgml/rssheader.gif http://www.fifa.com/index.html13928FIFA.com RSS<![CDATA[Brazil beckons for star Olympians ]]>http://www.fifa.com/worldcup/news/newsid=1684301/index.html?cid=rssfeed&att=FIFA.com looks at some of the players who, thanks to their performances at London 2012, have boosted their chances of becoming key men for their senior sides at the 2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil. ]]>Tue, 21 Aug 2012 13:26:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil ™<![CDATA[Great football in Great Britain ]]>http://www.fifa.com/mensolympic/news/newsid=1678939/index.html?cid=rssfeed&att=Mon, 13 Aug 2012 09:37:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=Olympic Football Tournaments London 2012 - Men<![CDATA[Tension and tears on quarter-final day]]>http://www.fifa.com/mensolympic/news/newsid=1675650/index.html?cid=rssfeed&att=Sat, 04 Aug 2012 22:43:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=Olympic Football Tournaments London 2012 - Men<![CDATA[Brazil beat plucky Honduras]]>http://www.fifa.com/mensolympic/matches/round=256021/match=300197696/index.html?cid=rssfeed&att=Honduras gave Brazil an almighty scare in their Olympic quarter-final, but Leandro Damiao struck a brace as the tournament favourites fought back from behind twice to win 3-2.

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Sat, 04 Aug 2012 19:01:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=Match SummaryTournament=Olympic Football Tournaments London 2012 - Men
<![CDATA[Brazilians braced for Honduran hurdle]]>http://www.fifa.com/mensolympic/news/newsid=1674606/index.html?cid=rssfeed&att=An impressive and on-form Brazil side, one of the favourites for gold at London 2012, face a solid and surprising Honduras team for a slot in the semi-finals.

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Thu, 02 Aug 2012 18:59:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=Match PreviewTournament=Olympic Football Tournaments London 2012 - Men
<![CDATA[Global feel to Olympic quarters]]>http://www.fifa.com/mensolympic/news/newsid=1674446/index.html?cid=rssfeed&att=With the knockout rounds of London 2012 kicking off tomorrow, there is a very global feeling to the men's and women's tournaments, with five confederations being represented in both quarter-final line-ups.

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Thu, 02 Aug 2012 16:40:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=Olympic Football Tournaments London 2012 - Women
<![CDATA[Figueroa: We can make the final]]>http://www.fifa.com/mensolympic/news/newsid=1674344/index.html?cid=rssfeed&att=FIFA.com about Honduras's success so far at London 2012 and his belief that a medal is within their grasp.]]>Thu, 02 Aug 2012 09:00:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=Olympic Football Tournaments London 2012 - Men<![CDATA[Last eight learn their fate]]>http://www.fifa.com/mensolympic/news/newsid=1674223/index.html?cid=rssfeed&att=Wed, 01 Aug 2012 22:15:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=Olympic Football Tournaments London 2012 - Men<![CDATA[Draw earns Japan top spot, Honduras second]]>http://www.fifa.com/mensolympic/matches/round=256009/match=300197690/index.html?cid=rssfeed&att=Wed, 01 Aug 2012 18:58:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=Match SummaryTournament=Olympic Football Tournaments London 2012 - Men<![CDATA[Last chance for last-eight hopefuls]]>http://www.fifa.com/mensolympic/news/newsid=1673141/index.html?cid=rssfeed&att=Tue, 31 Jul 2012 13:01:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=Match PreviewTournament=Olympic Football Tournaments London 2012 - Men<![CDATA[Milla shoulders blame for Spain exit]]>http://www.fifa.com/mensolympic/news/newsid=1673042/index.html?cid=rssfeed&att=Luis Milla has accepted the blame for his Spain team's shock elimination from the Men's Olympic Football Tournament, and insisted the Iberians need to analyse what went wrong in London.

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Tue, 31 Jul 2012 10:16:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=Olympic Football Tournaments London 2012 - Men
<![CDATA[Mendoza: Beating Spain is very special]]>http://www.fifa.com/mensolympic/news/newsid=1672774/index.html?cid=rssfeed&att=FIFA.com about Los Catrachos' famous win over Spain and their hopes of advancing to the quarter-finals at London 2012.]]>Mon, 30 Jul 2012 15:36:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=Olympic Football Tournaments London 2012 - Men<![CDATA[Stars dazzle as Spain crash out]]>http://www.fifa.com/mensolympic/news/newsid=1672365/index.html?cid=rssfeed&att=FIFA.com rounds up the action.]]>Sun, 29 Jul 2012 22:37:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=Olympic Football Tournaments London 2012 - Men<![CDATA[Honduras eliminate frustrated Spain]]>http://www.fifa.com/mensolympic/matches/round=256009/match=300197685/index.html?cid=rssfeed&att=Sun, 29 Jul 2012 21:45:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=Match SummaryTournament=Olympic Football Tournaments London 2012 - Men<![CDATA[Key games await gold medal favourites]]>http://www.fifa.com/mensolympic/news/newsid=1671439/index.html?cid=rssfeed&att=Sat, 28 Jul 2012 12:45:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=Match PreviewTournament=Olympic Football Tournaments London 2012 - Men<![CDATA[Brazil impress, Spain shocked on opening day]]>http://www.fifa.com/mensolympic/news/newsid=1670152/index.html?cid=rssfeed&att=Thu, 26 Jul 2012 22:31:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=Olympic Football Tournaments London 2012 - Men<![CDATA[Honours even for Honduras, Morocco ]]>http://www.fifa.com/mensolympic/matches/round=256009/match=300197677/index.html?cid=rssfeed&att=Thu, 26 Jul 2012 13:56:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=Match SummaryTournament=Olympic Football Tournaments London 2012 - Men<![CDATA[Leveron: I’m loving every moment ]]>http://www.fifa.com/mensolympic/news/newsid=1668028/index.html?cid=rssfeed&att=FIFA.com about attempting to break his nation's 'curse' of opening-round exits by reaching the knockout stages here at London 2012.]]>Wed, 25 Jul 2012 10:12:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=Olympic Football Tournaments London 2012 - Men<![CDATA[Stars assemble on opening day]]>http://www.fifa.com/mensolympic/news/newsid=1668428/index.html?cid=rssfeed&att=Wed, 25 Jul 2012 09:14:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=Match PreviewTournament=Olympic Football Tournaments London 2012 - Men<![CDATA[Sixteen on the Golden road]]>http://www.fifa.com/mensolympic/news/newsid=1667514/index.html?cid=rssfeed&att=FIFA.com previews the Men's Olympic Football Tournament at London 2012, which begins on Thursday when Spain take on Japan at Glasgow's Hampden Park.]]>Tue, 24 Jul 2012 09:08:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=Olympic Football Tournaments London 2012 - Men<![CDATA[Sekizuka: Our aim is to win a medal]]>http://www.fifa.com/mensolympic/news/newsid=1652955/index.html?cid=rssfeed&att=A third-place finish at Mexico 1968 remains Japan's best finish at an Olympics, however, there's growing hope of a resurgence. FIFA.com spoke to coach Takashi Sekizuka about his expectations for the side at London 2012.

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Thu, 21 Jun 2012 06:24:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=Olympic Football Tournaments London 2012 - Men
<![CDATA[CONCACAF duo in Olympics past]]>http://www.fifa.com/mensolympic/news/newsid=1639330/index.html?cid=rssfeed&att=With just 60 days remaining until this summer's Men's Olympic Football Tournament kicks off, we take a look at Honduras and Mexico's differing histories at the Olympic games.

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Sun, 27 May 2012 10:07:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=Olympic Football Tournaments London 2012 - Men
<![CDATA[Players pressing for Olympic inclusion]]>http://www.fifa.com/mensolympic/news/newsid=1624175/index.html?cid=rssfeed&att=Wed, 02 May 2012 12:11:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=Olympic Football Tournaments London 2012 - Men<![CDATA[Respect the watchword at Wembley]]>http://www.fifa.com/mensolympic/news/newsid=1620026/index.html?cid=rssfeed&att=FIFA.com was on hand at Wembley to gauge the reaction of coaches and representatives from the countries taking part.]]>Tue, 24 Apr 2012 15:27:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=Olympic Football Tournaments London 2012 - Men<![CDATA[Olympic hopefuls line up]]>http://www.fifa.com/mensolympic/news/newsid=1620259/index.html?cid=rssfeed&att=FIFA.com reviews a host of fascinating groups across the Men's and Women's Olympic Football Tournaments following Tuesday's draw at Wembley Stadium in London.]]>Tue, 24 Apr 2012 13:00:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=Olympic Football Tournaments London 2012 - Men