<![CDATA[FIFA.com - Features]]>http://www.fifa.com/index.htmlenCopyright ©1994 - 2014 FIFA. All rights reservedWed, 27 May 2015 09:54:00 GMTWed, 27 May 2015 09:54:46 GMTFIFA.comFIFA.comhttp://www.fifa.com/imgml/rssheader.gif http://www.fifa.com/index.html13928FIFA.com RSS<![CDATA[Spot-kicks, a centurion and an ever-present]]>/news/y=2015/m=5/news=spot-kicks-a-centurion-and-an-ever-present-2608999.htmlFIFA.com's latest stats review, along with club legends hitting landmarks in England, Germany and the USA.]]>Wed, 27 May 2015 09:54:00 GMTArea=News CentreSection=Week in StatsKind=News<![CDATA[Happy birthday to you!]]>/news/y=2015/m=5/news=happy-birthday-to-you-2607820.htmlSun, 24 May 2015 08:27:00 GMTArea=News CentreSection=BirthdaysKind=News<![CDATA[The Week in Quotes]]>/news/y=2015/m=5/news=the-week-in-quotes-2607627.htmlSat, 23 May 2015 07:56:00 GMTArea=News CentreSection=Week in QuotesKind=News<![CDATA[Special awards: trees, sheep and coffee cups]]>/news/y=2015/m=5/news=special-awards-trees-sheep-and-coffee-cups-2607607.htmlFri, 22 May 2015 14:19:00 GMTArea=News CentreSection=Off The BallKind=News<![CDATA[Titles, titans and historic hat-tricks]]>/news/y=2015/m=5/news=titles-titans-and-historic-hat-tricks-2606648.htmlFIFA.com's latest weekly stats review.]]>Wed, 20 May 2015 06:32:00 GMTArea=News CentreSection=Week in StatsKind=News<![CDATA[A very happy Chilean]]>/news/y=2015/m=5/news=super-snap-2606248.htmlFIFA.com delivers you a football-related photo you won't be able to resist paying a second glance to. This week's shows you a very happy Chilean.]]>Mon, 18 May 2015 21:59:00 GMTArea=News CentreSection=Super SnapKind=News<![CDATA[Happy Birthday to you!]]>/news/y=2015/m=5/news=happy-birthday-to-you-2605620.htmlIn our regular Sunday feature, we preview the week's footballing birthdays, with a veteran USA goalkeeper, a FIFA World Cup Golden Ball winner and a World Cup-winning captain all celebrating.

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Sun, 17 May 2015 09:38:00 GMTArea=News CentreSection=BirthdaysKind=News
<![CDATA[High-speed hat-tricks and timely trebles]]>/news/y=2014/m=11/news=high-speed-hat-tricks-and-timely-trebles-2480211.htmlFIFA.com runs down some of quickest trebles in the game.]]>Sat, 16 May 2015 12:50:00 GMTArea=News CentreSection=Off The BallKind=News<![CDATA[The Week in Quotes]]>/news/y=2015/m=5/news=the-week-in-quotes-2605336.htmlSat, 16 May 2015 09:45:00 GMTArea=News CentreSection=Week in QuotesKind=News<![CDATA[Blurred lines: footballers and video games]]>/news/y=2015/m=5/news=blurred-lines-footballers-and-video-games-2605031.htmlFIFA.com takes a look at those famous footballers whose skills also extend to the armchair and a Playstation console.
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Fri, 15 May 2015 07:05:00 GMTArea=News CentreSection=Off The BallKind=News
<![CDATA[Goal gluts and a golden oldie]]>/news/y=2015/m=5/news=goal-gluts-and-a-golden-oldie-2604339.htmlWed, 13 May 2015 07:46:00 GMTArea=News CentreSection=Week in StatsKind=News<![CDATA[Talented Girls at dusk]]>/news/y=2015/m=5/news=talented-girls-at-dusk-2604035.htmlFIFA.com delivers you a football-related photo you won't be able to resist paying a second glance to. This week's shows young girls being given a chance in life thanks to football.]]>Mon, 11 May 2015 15:30:00 GMTArea=News CentreSection=Super SnapKind=News<![CDATA[Happy Birthday to you!]]>/news/y=2015/m=5/news=happy-birthday-to-you-2603546.htmlSun, 10 May 2015 08:50:00 GMTArea=News CentreSection=BirthdaysKind=News<![CDATA[The Week in Quotes]]>/news/y=2015/m=5/news=the-week-in-quotes-2603401.htmlSydney Leroux, Eric Abidal, Jose Mourinho and Roy Keane all feature in FIFA.com's collection of the past week's memorable quotes. 

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Sat, 09 May 2015 09:21:00 GMTArea=News CentreSection=Week in QuotesKind=News
<![CDATA[The undroppables]]>/news/y=2015/m=5/news=the-undroppables-2602977.htmlFIFA.com takes a look at the players who made it their business to be on the field at every opportunity, no matter what.]]>Fri, 08 May 2015 21:25:00 GMTArea=News CentreSection=Off The BallKind=News<![CDATA[Captains, creators and domestic dominance]]>/news/y=2015/m=5/news=captains-creators-and-domestic-dominance-2602445.htmlFIFA.com's latest weekly stats review, which also features feats by John Terry, Kevin de Bruyne, Barcelona and Dinamo Zagreb.]]>Wed, 06 May 2015 07:21:00 GMTArea=News CentreSection=Week in StatsKind=News<![CDATA[Skills on the Sky Tower ]]>/news/y=2015/m=5/news=skills-on-the-sky-tower-2601929.html FIFA.com delivers you a football-related photo you won't be able to resist paying a second glance to. This week's shows a spectacular keep-uppy challenge 195 metres above the streets of Auckland.]]>Mon, 04 May 2015 09:53:00 GMTArea=News CentreSection=Super SnapKind=News<![CDATA[Happy Birthday to you!]]>/news/y=2015/m=4/news=sunday-happy-birthday-to-you-2601286.html

Our latest edition features a trio of stars from Brazil 2014 - including a pair of South Americans in action on the final weekend - and an American Olympic gold medal winner.]]>
Sun, 03 May 2015 08:26:00 GMTArea=News CentreSection=BirthdaysKind=News
<![CDATA[The Week in Quotes]]>/news/y=2015/m=5/news=the-week-in-quotes-2601218.htmlSat, 02 May 2015 09:02:00 GMTArea=News CentreSection=Week in QuotesKind=News<![CDATA[Football’s indestructible superheroes]]>/news/y=2015/m=4/news=football-s-indestructible-superheroes-2600183.htmlFri, 01 May 2015 12:00:00 GMTArea=News CentreSection=Off The BallKind=News<![CDATA[Titles, rivals and midfield maestros]]>/news/y=2015/m=4/news=titles-rivals-and-midfield-maestros-2594952.htmlWed, 29 Apr 2015 07:28:00 GMTArea=News CentreSection=Week in StatsKind=News<![CDATA[The Anfield Rap]]>/news/y=2015/m=4/news=the-anfield-rap-2594728.htmlFIFA.com delivers you a football-related photo you won't be able to resist paying a second glance to. This week's shows a legendary Liverpool side performing an unforgettable song.]]>Mon, 27 Apr 2015 15:12:00 GMTArea=News CentreSection=Super SnapKind=News<![CDATA[Happy Birthday to you!]]>/news/y=2015/m=4/news=happy-birthday-to-you-2594092.htmlThis week we feature an two-time FIFA World Cup veteran from Korea Republic, an Argentinian coach, a Mexican midfielder, an Italian centre-back and others all celebrating a birthday.

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Sat, 25 Apr 2015 22:07:00 GMTArea=News CentreSection=BirthdaysKind=News
<![CDATA[The Week in Quotes]]>/news/y=2015/m=4/news=the-week-in-quotes-2594005.htmlFIFA.com recaps the best recent remarks.]]>Sat, 25 Apr 2015 10:53:00 GMTArea=News CentreSection=Week in QuotesKind=News<![CDATA[Goal-getters and title triumphs]]>/news/y=2015/m=4/news=goal-getters-and-title-triumphs-2592776.html FIFA.com's latest weekly stats review.]]>Wed, 22 Apr 2015 07:46:00 GMTArea=News CentreSection=Week in StatsKind=News<![CDATA[An atmospheric arena]]>/news/y=2015/m=4/news=an-atmospheric-arena-2592366.htmlFIFA.com delivers you a football-related photo you won't be able to resist paying a second glance to. This week's shows a German stadium in eye-catching light.]]>Mon, 20 Apr 2015 16:03:00 GMTArea=News CentreSection=Super SnapKind=News<![CDATA[Happy Birthday to you]]>/news/y=2015/m=4/news=happy-birthday-to-you-2592000.htmlSun, 19 Apr 2015 09:54:00 GMTArea=News CentreSection=BirthdaysKind=News<![CDATA[The Week in Quotes]]>/news/y=2015/m=4/news=the-week-in-quotes-2591639.htmlOur weekly feature highlights Lewis Holtby's confrontation with Hamburg supporters, Luis Suarez's incredible love story with his now-wife Sofia Balbi, Roberto Mancini's recollection of a special moment after he won the Premier League title with Manchester City and more.]]>Sat, 18 Apr 2015 08:36:00 GMTArea=News CentreSection=Week in QuotesKind=News<![CDATA[Seconds, hours and years]]>/news/y=2015/m=4/news=seconds-hours-and-years-2590748.htmlFIFA.com’s latest stats review, which also makes pleasant reading for Atletico Madrid, Manchester United and Sydney FC.]]>Wed, 15 Apr 2015 11:43:00 GMTArea=News CentreSection=Week in StatsKind=News<![CDATA[Raising the roof in Iran]]>/news/y=2015/m=4/news=raising-the-roof-in-iran-2590315.htmlFIFA.com delivers you a football-related photo you won't be able to resist paying a second glance to. This week's shows a roof being raised in Tehran.]]>Mon, 13 Apr 2015 11:22:00 GMTArea=News CentreSection=Super SnapKind=News<![CDATA[Happy Birthday to you!]]>/news/y=2015/m=4/news=happy-birthday-to-you-2590021.htmlThis week we feature in our regular birthday round-up an African legend, a Brazil 2014 winner and an Italian who twice made it to the final weekend of the FIFA World Cup.

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Sun, 12 Apr 2015 08:46:00 GMTArea=News CentreSection=BirthdaysKind=News
<![CDATA[The Week in Quotes]]>/news/y=2015/m=4/news=the-week-in-quotes-2589751.htmlLaw & Order instead of the German DFB-Pokal draw and more.]]>Sat, 11 Apr 2015 08:36:00 GMTArea=News CentreSection=Week in QuotesKind=News<![CDATA[Hot streaks and a five-star Cristiano ]]>/news/y=2015/m=4/news=hot-streaks-and-a-five-star-cristiano-2582850.htmlFIFA.com's latest weekly stats review. ]]>Wed, 08 Apr 2015 07:59:00 GMTArea=News CentreSection=Week in StatsKind=News<![CDATA[Phoenix Nights]]>/news/y=2015/m=4/news=phoenix-nights-2582621.htmlMon, 06 Apr 2015 13:54:00 GMTArea=News CentreSection=Super SnapKind=News<![CDATA[Happy Birthday to you!]]>/news/y=2015/m=4/news=happy-birthday-to-you-2581908.htmlSun, 05 Apr 2015 10:20:00 GMTArea=News CentreSection=BirthdaysKind=News<![CDATA[The Week in Quotes]]>/news/y=2015/m=4/news=the-week-in-quotes-2581766.htmlSat, 04 Apr 2015 12:03:00 GMTArea=News CentreSection=Week in QuotesKind=News<![CDATA[It's a funny old game]]>/news/y=2012/m=7/news=funny-old-game-1663747.htmlFIFA.com looks back on some of the game's more light-hearted moments.]]>Wed, 01 Apr 2015 11:00:00 GMTArea=News CentreSection=Off The BallKind=News<![CDATA[Dream debuts amid goals galore]]>/news/y=2015/m=3/news=dream-debuts-amid-goals-galore-2580867.htmlFIFA.com's latest weekly review alongside Brazil's resurgence, a Socceroo landmark and a record-breaking Norwegian youngster.]]>Wed, 01 Apr 2015 07:14:00 GMTArea=News CentreSection=Week in StatsKind=News<![CDATA[Beauty from the Bronx]]>/news/y=2015/m=3/news=beauty-from-the-bronx-2580443.htmlFIFA.com delivers you a football-related photo you won't be able to resist paying a second glance to. This week's shows off one of the world's most iconic sports stadiums.]]>Mon, 30 Mar 2015 13:13:00 GMTArea=News CentreSection=Super SnapKind=News<![CDATA[Happy Birthday to you!]]>/news/y=2015/m=3/news=happy-birthday-to-you-2579838.htmlSun, 29 Mar 2015 08:39:00 GMTArea=News CentreSection=BirthdaysKind=News<![CDATA[The Week in Quotes]]>/news/y=2015/m=3/news=the-week-in-quotes-2579574.htmlFeaturing the WWE, the perfect boyfriend, warming toilet seats, a terrible dancer, a FIFA Ballon d'Or hopeful, silly nicknames and much more!

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Sat, 28 Mar 2015 11:14:00 GMTArea=News CentreSection=Week in QuotesKind=News
<![CDATA[Football’s enduring appeal ]]>/news/y=2015/m=3/news=football-s-enduring-appeal-2578971.htmlFIFA.com has put together an inspiring collection of tales of elder citizens, including the likes of Lionel Messi's grandmother, who have demonstrated an enduring devotion to the game.]]>Fri, 27 Mar 2015 09:55:00 GMTArea=News CentreSection=Off The BallKind=News<![CDATA[Two Barcelonas and subs in the spotlight]]>/news/y=2015/m=3/news=two-barcelonas-and-subs-in-the-spotlight-2578244.htmlFIFA.com's weekly stats review.]]>Wed, 25 Mar 2015 07:35:00 GMTArea=News CentreSection=Week in StatsKind=News<![CDATA[Visiting colours fly high in Dortmund]]>/news/y=2015/m=3/news=visiting-colours-fly-high-in-dortmund-2577923.htmlFIFA.com delivers you a football-related photo you won't be able to resist paying a second glance to. This week's shows an impressive showing of support in Dortmund.]]>Mon, 23 Mar 2015 22:16:00 GMTArea=News CentreSection=Super SnapKind=NewsTournament=UEFA Champions League 2014/2015<![CDATA[Happy Birthday to you!]]>/news/y=2015/m=3/news=happy-birthday-to-you-2569335.htmlSun, 22 Mar 2015 08:30:00 GMTArea=News CentreSection=BirthdaysKind=News<![CDATA[The Week in Quotes]]>/news/y=2015/m=3/news=the-week-in-quotes-2568879.htmlSat, 21 Mar 2015 08:35:00 GMTArea=News CentreSection=Week in QuotesKind=News<![CDATA[They said it: Paul Gascoigne]]>/news/y=2015/m=3/news=they-said-it-paul-gascoigne-2568880.htmlFormer England midfielder Paul 'Gazza' Gascoigne will go down as one of his country's all-time gifted players, but his career will be just as memorable for his mischievous nature. FIFA.com looks at some of his more memorable quotes.

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Fri, 20 Mar 2015 19:00:00 GMTArea=News CentreSection=They Said ItKind=News
<![CDATA[Scorers, sensations and pass masters]]>/news/y=2015/m=3/news=scorers-sensations-and-pass-masters-2566212.htmlFIFA.com's latest weekly review.]]>Wed, 18 Mar 2015 07:08:00 GMTArea=News CentreSection=Week in StatsKind=News<![CDATA[Lightning strikes in Sydney]]>/news/y=2015/m=3/news=lightning-strikes-in-sydney-2565819.htmlFIFA.com delivers you a football-related photo you won't be able to resist paying a second glance to. This week's shows a storm Down Under.]]>Mon, 16 Mar 2015 14:11:00 GMTArea=News CentreSection=Super SnapKind=NewsTournament=Hyundai A-League 2014/2015<![CDATA[Happy Birthday to you!]]>/news/y=2015/m=3/news=happy-birthday-to-you-2565170.htmlSun, 15 Mar 2015 06:25:00 GMTArea=News CentreSection=BirthdaysKind=News<![CDATA[The Week in Quotes]]>/news/y=2015/m=3/news=the-week-in-quotes-2564732.htmlFri, 13 Mar 2015 23:24:00 GMTArea=News CentreSection=Week in QuotesKind=News