<![CDATA[FIFA.com - News]]>http://www.fifa.com/index.htmlenCopyright ©1994 - 2015 FIFA. All rights reservedMon, 02 Nov 2015 08:35:00 GMTMon, 02 Nov 2015 08:49:19 GMTFIFA.comFIFA.comhttp://www.fifa.com/imgml/rssheader.gif http://www.fifa.com/index.html13928FIFA.com RSS<![CDATA[Global appeal for Live Your Goals during October]]>http://www.fifa.com/development/news/y=2015/m=11/news=global-appeal-for-live-your-goals-during-october-2729640.htmlMon, 02 Nov 2015 08:35:00 GMT Area=Football Development Section=Live your goals Kind=News<![CDATA[Belgian trio’s ambition knows no bounds]]>http://www.fifa.com/u17worldcup/news/y=2015/m=11/news=belgian-trio-s-ambition-knows-no-bounds-2729619.htmlMon, 02 Nov 2015 08:31:00 GMT Area=Tournament Section=Competition Kind=News Tournament=FIFA U-17 World Cup Chile 2015<![CDATA[Brazil take heart in defeat]]>http://www.fifa.com/u17worldcup/news/y=2015/m=11/news=brazil-take-heart-in-defeat-2729629.htmlFIFA.com after his team exited the U-17 World Cup with a 3-0 defeat to reigning champions Nigeria.]]>Mon, 02 Nov 2015 07:44:00 GMT Area=Tournament Section=Competition Kind=News Tournament=FIFA U-17 World Cup Chile 2015<![CDATA[McCarty downs United, Dempsey inspires Sounders]]>http://www.fifa.com/world-match-centre/nationalleagues/nationalleague=usa-mls-2000000103/news/newsid/272/964/7/index.htmlDax McCarty scored against his former team to give the New York Red Bulls a 1-0 win over DC United, while the Portland Timbers drew 0-0 with the Vancouver Whitecaps, the Montreal Impact defeated the Columbus Crew 2-1 and Seattle Sounders beat FC Dallas 2-1 in the MLS play-offs.

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Mon, 02 Nov 2015 06:55:00 GMT Area=World Match Centre Section=Club Football Kind=News Tournament=MLS 2015
<![CDATA[Osorio: The Mexico job excites me]]>http://www.fifa.com/worldcup/news/y=2015/m=10/news=osorio-the-mexico-job-excites-me-2729509.htmlFIFA.com about his new challenge with El Tri, vision for the game and coaching role-models.]]>Mon, 02 Nov 2015 06:55:00 GMT Area=Tournament Section=Competition Kind=Interview Tournament=2018 FIFA World Cup Russia (TM)<![CDATA[Unforgiving Africans advance]]>http://www.fifa.com/u17worldcup/news/y=2015/m=11/news=unforgiving-africans-advance-2729579.htmlFIFA.com reviews the day of the first quarter-finals at the FIFA U-17 World Cup Chile 2015, with African duo Nigeria and Mali advancing to the last-four on a day where profligacy was punished and defensive solidity maintained.

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Mon, 02 Nov 2015 00:10:00 GMT Area=Tournament Section=Competition Kind=News Tournament=FIFA U-17 World Cup Chile 2015
<![CDATA[Miserly Malians make history]]>http://www.fifa.com/u17worldcup/matches/round=271779/match=300298380/match-report.htmlSun, 01 Nov 2015 23:51:00 GMT Area=Tournament Section=Competition Kind=Match Summary Tournament=FIFA U-17 World Cup Chile 2015<![CDATA[Marseille win at Nantes, Monaco edge Angers]]>http://www.fifa.com/world-match-centre/nationalleagues/nationalleague=france-ligue-1-2000000018/news/newsid/272/954/4/index.htmlMarseille won 1-0 at Nantes thanks Georges-Kevin Nkoudou's goal to record back-to-back Ligue 1 victories for the first time this season, while Monaco dealt surprise high-fliers Angers just a second defeat of the season with a 1-0 victory over the top-flight newcomers.

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Sun, 01 Nov 2015 22:17:00 GMT Area=World Match Centre Section=Club Football Kind=News Tournament=Ligue 1 2015/2016
<![CDATA[Fiorentina back on top as Napoli held in stalemate]]>http://www.fifa.com/world-match-centre/nationalleagues/nationalleague=italy-serie-a-2000000026/news/newsid/272/952/7/index.htmlSun, 01 Nov 2015 22:04:00 GMT Area=World Match Centre Section=Club Football Kind=News Tournament=Serie A TIM 2015/2016<![CDATA[Advantage Mazembe ahead of home leg]]>http://www.fifa.com/world-match-centre/cafchampionsleague/news/newsid/272/939/8/index.htmlCongo DR club TP Mazembe went one step closer to claiming their fifth CAF Champions League title with a 2-1 victory at Algerian side USM Alger in the first leg of the final. 

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Sun, 01 Nov 2015 21:21:00 GMT Area=World Match Centre Section=Club Football Kind=News Tournament=CAF Champions League 2015
<![CDATA[Golden Eaglets soar into semi]]>http://www.fifa.com/u17worldcup/matches/round=271779/match=300298405/match-report.htmlSun, 01 Nov 2015 20:49:00 GMT Area=Tournament Section=Competition Kind=Match Summary Tournament=FIFA U-17 World Cup Chile 2015<![CDATA[Ural edge Spartak, Kuban trounce Lokomotiv]]>http://www.fifa.com/world-match-centre/nationalleagues/nationalleague=russia-russian-football-premier-league-2000000024/news/newsid/272/946/1/index.htmlKuban Krasnodar demolished Lokomotiv Moscow 6-2, while Krasnodar, who finished third last season, recorded a 4-0 away win at Samara to go seventh and Ural edged Spartak Moscow in a 1-0 away win in the Russian Premier League.

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Sun, 01 Nov 2015 18:52:00 GMT Area=World Match Centre Section=Club Football Kind=News Tournament=SOGAZ Russian Football Championship 2015/2016
<![CDATA[Hannover, Stuttgart escape bottom three]]>http://www.fifa.com/world-match-centre/nationalleagues/nationalleague=germany-bundesliga-2000000019/news/newsid/272/945/0/index.htmlHannover and Stuttgart both climbed out of the German Bundesliga relegation places after wins over Hamburg and Darmstadt respectively. 

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Sun, 01 Nov 2015 18:38:00 GMT Area=World Match Centre Section=Club Football Kind=News Tournament=Bundesliga 2015/2016
<![CDATA[Kone treble sinks Sunderland, Saints win derby]]>http://www.fifa.com/world-match-centre/nationalleagues/nationalleague=england-premier-league-2000000000/news/newsid/272/943/8/index.htmlEverton demolished Sunderland 6-2 in the Premier League as Arouna Kone scored his first hat-trick in the league, while Southampton overcame south-coast rivals Bournemouth 2-0.

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Sun, 01 Nov 2015 17:55:00 GMT Area=World Match Centre Section=Club Football Kind=News Tournament=Barclays Premier League 2015/2016
<![CDATA[Pirates sink Chiefs as Platinum top table]]>http://www.fifa.com/world-match-centre/nationalleagues/nationalleague=south-africa-premiership-2000000053/news/newsid/272/941/5/index.htmlPlatinum Stars went top of the South African Premiership table after a 2-0 victory at struggling Pretoria University, while Orlando Pirates outplayed Kaizer Chiefs to win 3-1 in the Soweto derby.

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Sun, 01 Nov 2015 17:05:00 GMT Area=World Match Centre Section=Club Football Kind=News Tournament=ABSA Premiership 2015/2016
<![CDATA[Martinez: Kone's springboard was on opening day]]>http://www.fifa.com/world-match-centre/nationalleagues/nationalleague=england-premier-league-2000000000/news/newsid/272/940/9/index.htmlEverton manager Roberto Martinez paid tribute to the determination of Arouna Kone who scored his first English Premier League hat-trick in his team's 6-2 rout of Sunderland.

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Sun, 01 Nov 2015 16:42:00 GMT Area=World Match Centre Section=Club Football Kind=News Tournament=Barclays Premier League 2015/2016
<![CDATA[Vidal: We'll show Arsenal the real Bayern]]>http://www.fifa.com/world-match-centre/uefachampionsleague/news/newsid/272/937/4/index.htmlBayern Munich midfielder and Chile international Arturo Vidal believes Bayern Munich will bounce back from their disappointing goalless draw at Eintracht Frankfurt and prove a point by beating Arsenal in the UEFA Champions League on Wednesday.

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Sun, 01 Nov 2015 14:15:00 GMT Area=World Match Centre Section=Club Football Kind=News Tournament=UEFA Champions League 2015/2016
<![CDATA[Hat-trick hero Muto eyes more Mainz goals]]>http://www.fifa.com/world-match-centre/nationalleagues/nationalleague=germany-bundesliga-2000000019/news/newsid/272/931/4/index.htmlSun, 01 Nov 2015 12:57:00 GMT Area=World Match Centre Section=Club Football Kind=News Tournament=Bundesliga 2015/2016<![CDATA[Lesson learned for Lincoln]]>http://www.fifa.com/u17worldcup/news/y=2015/m=11/news=lesson-learned-for-lincoln-2729301.htmlSun, 01 Nov 2015 12:50:00 GMT Area=Tournament Section=Competition Kind=News Tournament=FIFA U-17 World Cup Chile 2015<![CDATA[Ivanusec: This is my most beautiful journey]]>http://www.fifa.com/u17worldcup/news/y=2015/m=11/news=ivanusec-this-is-my-most-beautiful-journey-2729303.htmlSun, 01 Nov 2015 12:20:00 GMT Area=Tournament Section=Competition Kind=News Tournament=FIFA U-17 World Cup Chile 2015<![CDATA[Mexico’s Romero doing his parents proud]]>http://www.fifa.com/u17worldcup/news/y=2015/m=10/news=mexico-s-romero-doing-his-parents-proud-2729295.htmlSun, 01 Nov 2015 11:40:00 GMT Area=Tournament Section=Competition Kind=News Tournament=FIFA U-17 World Cup Chile 2015<![CDATA[Season Two starts now!]]>http://www.fifa.com/interactiveworldcup/news/y=2015/m=10/news=season-two-starts-now-2723556.htmlThe second of three qualification seasons for the FIFA Interactive World Cup 2016 kicked off on 1 November. Grab one of the ten Grand Final spots up for grabs on EA SPORTS FIFA 16 using your Xbox One or PlayStation 4.

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Sun, 01 Nov 2015 09:32:00 GMT Area=Tournament Section=Competition Kind=News Tournament=FIFA Interactive World Cup 2016
<![CDATA[First Wanderers win, Sydney still unbeaten]]>http://www.fifa.com/world-match-centre/nationalleagues/nationalleague=australia-a-league-2000000086/news/newsid/272/929/9/index.htmlSun, 01 Nov 2015 09:26:00 GMT Area=World Match Centre Section=Club Football Kind=News Tournament=Hyundai A-League 2015/2016<![CDATA[Samuel Eto’o to promote health in Africa with FIFA]]>http://www.fifa.com/development/news/y=2015/m=10/news=samuel-eto-o-to-promote-health-in-africa-with-fifa-2723606.htmlCameroon superstar Samuel Eto’o will help FIFA promote its 11 for Health and 11 against Ebola programmes in Africa, with a visit to Sierra Leone and Ghana, with FIFA Chief Medical Officer Prof Jiri Dvorak also visiting Kenya.

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Sun, 01 Nov 2015 09:00:00 GMT Area=Football Development Section=Medical Kind=News
<![CDATA[Happy Birthday to you!]]>http://www.fifa.com/news/y=2015/m=10/news=happy-birthday-to-you-2723592.htmlSun, 01 Nov 2015 08:32:00 GMT Area=News Centre Section=Birthdays Kind=News<![CDATA[Inter down ten-man Roma, Juve win Turin derby]]>http://www.fifa.com/world-match-centre/nationalleagues/nationalleague=italy-serie-a-2000000026/news/newsid/272/384/4/index.htmlSat, 31 Oct 2015 22:43:00 GMT Area=World Match Centre Section=Club Football Kind=News Tournament=Serie A TIM 2015/2016<![CDATA[Luis Enrique: Busquets world's best midfielder]]>http://www.fifa.com/world-match-centre/nationalleagues/nationalleague=spain-liga-2000000037/news/newsid/272/384/0/index.htmlBarcelona coach Luis Enrique was full of praise for the often overlooked midfielder Sergio Busquets following his side's 2-0 win at Getafe, describing him as the "best midfielder in the world". 

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Sat, 31 Oct 2015 22:24:00 GMT Area=World Match Centre Section=Club Football Kind=News Tournament=Liga BBVA 2015/2016
<![CDATA[Lyon go second, Saint-Etienne brush aside Reims]]>http://www.fifa.com/world-match-centre/nationalleagues/nationalleague=france-ligue-1-2000000018/news/newsid/272/383/0/index.htmlLyon edged past Troyes 1-0 to move into second place in Ligue 1, while Saint-Etienne brushed aside a slumping Reims side 3-0.

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Sat, 31 Oct 2015 21:27:00 GMT Area=World Match Centre Section=Club Football Kind=News Tournament=Ligue 1 2015/2016
<![CDATA[Suarez, Neymar keep Barça on track, Madrid ease past Las Palmas]]>http://www.fifa.com/world-match-centre/nationalleagues/nationalleague=spain-liga-2000000037/news/newsid/272/382/7/index.htmlBarcelona kept pace with Real Madrid at the top of La Liga as Luis Suarez and Neymar once again compensated for the absence of Lionel Messi with a goal apiece in a 2-0 win at Getafe, while Madrid were comfortable 3-1 winners over Las Palmas.

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Sat, 31 Oct 2015 21:25:00 GMT Area=World Match Centre Section=Club Football Kind=News Tournament=Liga BBVA 2015/2016
<![CDATA[Dortmund trim Bayern's lead, Wolfsburg climb to third]]>http://www.fifa.com/world-match-centre/nationalleagues/nationalleague=germany-bundesliga-2000000019/news/newsid/272/377/7/index.htmlThomas Tuchel's Borussia Dortmund cut the gap behind German league leaders Bayern Munich to five points with a 3-1 win at Werder Bremen, while Wolfsburg climbed to third with a 2-1 win at home to fellow UEFA Champions League side Bayer Leverkusen. 

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Sat, 31 Oct 2015 19:35:00 GMT Area=World Match Centre Section=Club Football Kind=News Tournament=Bundesliga 2015/2016
<![CDATA[Chelsea suffer fresh blow, City stay top]]>http://www.fifa.com/world-match-centre/nationalleagues/nationalleague=england-premier-league-2000000000/news/newsid/272/374/1/index.htmlTroubled English champions Chelsea crashed to a 3-1 defeat against Liverpool, while Arsenal, Leicester City and Manchester City continued their winning ways to stay at the top end of the Premier League table.

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Sat, 31 Oct 2015 17:08:00 GMT Area=World Match Centre Section=Club Football Kind=News Tournament=Barclays Premier League 2015/2016
<![CDATA[CSKA beat Ufa, Mordovia hold Zenit]]>http://www.fifa.com/world-match-centre/nationalleagues/nationalleague=russia-russian-football-premier-league-2000000024/news/newsid/272/371/8/index.htmlCSKA Moscow saw off strugglers Ufa 2-0 at Khimki Arena to remain unbeaten in the Russian Premier League, while reigning champions Zenit St. Petersburg were held to a 0-0 draw by visitors Mordovia Saransk.

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Sat, 31 Oct 2015 16:32:00 GMT Area=World Match Centre Section=Club Football Kind=News Tournament=SOGAZ Russian Football Championship 2015/2016
<![CDATA[Matip siblings face off in Bundesliga]]>http://www.fifa.com/world-match-centre/nationalleagues/nationalleague=germany-bundesliga-2000000019/news/newsid/272/368/2/index.htmlCameroon internationals Joel and Marvin Matip went head-to-head for the first time in the Bundesliga when Joel's Schalke were held 1-1 by Ingolstadt, captained by brother Marvin. 

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Sat, 31 Oct 2015 15:56:00 GMT Area=World Match Centre Section=Club Football Kind=News Tournament=Bundesliga 2015/2016
<![CDATA[Hair-raising encounters in Chile]]>http://www.fifa.com/u17worldcup/news/y=2015/m=10/news=hair-raising-encounters-in-chile-2723499.html​FIFA.com takes a look at some of the more weird and wonderful haircuts at the FIFA U-17 World Cup Chile 2015 with some of the most talented youngsters in the world making a statement with their hair as well as with their feet.

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Sat, 31 Oct 2015 12:34:00 GMT Area=Tournament Section=Competition Kind=News Tournament=FIFA U-17 World Cup Chile 2015
<![CDATA[Guangzhou Evergrande crowned champions]]>http://www.fifa.com/world-match-centre/nationalleagues/nationalleague=china-pr-chinese-super-league-2000000087/news/newsid/272/362/5/index.htmlSat, 31 Oct 2015 11:49:00 GMT Area=World Match Centre Section=Club Football Kind=News Tournament=Chinese Super League 2015 <![CDATA[Dedicated Nwakali eyes more family glory]]>http://www.fifa.com/u17worldcup/news/y=2015/m=10/news=dedicated-nwakali-eyes-more-family-glory-2723600.htmlSat, 31 Oct 2015 11:47:00 GMT Area=Tournament Section=Competition Kind=News Tournament=FIFA U-17 World Cup Chile 2015<![CDATA[Lahm: It can't get any more defensive]]>http://www.fifa.com/world-match-centre/nationalleagues/nationalleague=germany-bundesliga-2000000019/news/newsid/272/361/6/index.htmlSat, 31 Oct 2015 10:05:00 GMT Area=World Match Centre Section=Club Football Kind=News Tournament=Bundesliga 2015/2016<![CDATA[The Week in Quotes]]>http://www.fifa.com/news/y=2015/m=10/news=the-week-in-quotes-2723557.html​This week featuring the best lines from the FIFA U-17 World Cup Chile 2015, USA women's national team all-time top scorer Abby Wambach's retirement announcement, Frank Lampard's words after receiving his OBE award and more.
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Sat, 31 Oct 2015 08:28:00 GMT Area=News Centre Section=Week in Quotes Kind=News
<![CDATA[Dzyuba coming good for club and country]]>http://www.fifa.com/world-match-centre/news/newsid/272/359/8/index.htmlSat, 31 Oct 2015 02:00:00 GMT Area=World Match Centre Section=National Teams Kind=News<![CDATA[Di Maria sends PSG ten points clear]]>http://www.fifa.com/world-match-centre/nationalleagues/nationalleague=france-ligue-1-2000000018/news/newsid/272/359/0/index.htmlAngel Di Maria helped Paris Saint-Germain maintain their undefeated start to the Ligue 1 season by grabbing a second-half winner in a 1-0 win at Rennes to take the club ten points clear at the top of the league table.

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Fri, 30 Oct 2015 21:54:00 GMT Area=World Match Centre Section=Club Football Kind=News Tournament=Ligue 1 2015/2016
<![CDATA[Bayern's perfect run thwarted in Frankfurt]]>http://www.fifa.com/world-match-centre/nationalleagues/nationalleague=germany-bundesliga-2000000019/news/newsid/272/358/9/index.htmlEintracht Frankfurt became the first team to hold league leaders Bayern Munich to a point after their goalless draw at home in the Bundesliga.

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Fri, 30 Oct 2015 21:53:00 GMT Area=World Match Centre Section=Club Football Kind=News Tournament=Bundesliga 2015/2016
<![CDATA[Atletico miss chance to go top with Deportivo draw]]>http://www.fifa.com/world-match-centre/nationalleagues/nationalleague=spain-liga-2000000037/news/newsid/272/358/8/index.htmlAtletico Madrid missed their chance to go top of La Liga after a 1-1 draw at Deportivo La Coruna.

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Fri, 30 Oct 2015 21:40:00 GMT Area=World Match Centre Section=Club Football Kind=News Tournament=Liga BBVA 2015/2016
<![CDATA[Cameroon hand Belinga World Cup mission after Finke axe]]>http://www.fifa.com/worldcup/news/y=2015/m=10/news=cameroon-hand-belinga-world-cup-mission-after-finke-axe-2723574.htmlFri, 30 Oct 2015 20:06:00 GMT Area=Tournament Section=Competition Kind=News Tournament=2018 FIFA World Cup Russia (TM)<![CDATA[The Ballon d'Or in Numbers]]>http://www.fifa.com/ballon-dor/news/y=2015/m=10/news=the-ballon-d-or-in-numbers-2723098.htmlFIFA.com takes a statistical look at the 59-year history of the award along with some of its more remarkable winners and a few serial bridesmaids.]]>Fri, 30 Oct 2015 18:19:00 GMT Area=Ballon d'Or Section=Player of the Year - Kind=News Tournament=FIFA Ballon d'Or 2015<![CDATA[Mourinho: Chelsea will recover]]>http://www.fifa.com/world-match-centre/nationalleagues/nationalleague=england-premier-league-2000000000/news/newsid/272/354/9/index.htmlChelsea manager Jose Mourinho insisted his side will turn their season around and spoke of his admiration of new Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp ahead of their match against the Merseyside club. 

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Fri, 30 Oct 2015 16:34:00 GMT Area=World Match Centre Section=Club Football Kind=News Tournament=Barclays Premier League 2015/2016
<![CDATA[Mandate of the Football Association of Maldives’ normalisation committee extended]]>http://www.fifa.com/about-fifa/news/y=2015/m=10/news=mandate-of-the-football-association-of-maldives-normalisation-committe-2723470.htmlThe FIFA Emergency Committee has decided, in consultation with the AFC, to extend the mandate of the normalisation committee of the Football Association of Maldives (FAM) until 31 December 2015.

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Fri, 30 Oct 2015 15:44:00 GMT Area=Organisation Section=Committees Kind=Release
<![CDATA[Like father, like son]]>http://www.fifa.com/u17worldcup/news/y=2015/m=10/news=like-father-like-son-2723492.htmlFIFA.com ​sat down with Jose and Mauricio Miranda, father and son who have a shared footballing history with World Cup competitions and Deportes Concepcion, whose stadium is hosting a FIFA U-17 World Cup Chile 2015 semi-final.

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Fri, 30 Oct 2015 14:33:00 GMT Area=Tournament Section=Competition Kind=News Tournament=FIFA U-17 World Cup Chile 2015
<![CDATA[Belhanda: We have a duty to Morocco]]>http://www.fifa.com/worldcup/news/y=2015/m=10/news=belhanda-we-have-a-duty-to-morocco-2723460.htmlFri, 30 Oct 2015 13:05:00 GMT Area=Tournament Section=Competition Kind=News Tournament=2018 FIFA World Cup Russia (TM)<![CDATA[FIFA kicks off worldwide support for youth football domestic leagues]]>http://www.fifa.com/development/news/y=2015/m=10/news=fifa-kicks-off-worldwide-support-for-youth-football-domestic-leagues-2723481.htmlFIFA is launching a global football development plan to support youth domestic leagues and to help more young players fulfil their potential, with a pilot project kicking off in Malawi on Saturday 31 October 2015.

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Fri, 30 Oct 2015 12:34:00 GMT Area=Football Development Section=Football Kind=Release
<![CDATA[Van Gaal: Names will never hurt me]]>http://www.fifa.com/world-match-centre/nationalleagues/nationalleague=england-premier-league-2000000000/news/newsid/272/350/5/index.htmlFri, 30 Oct 2015 12:25:00 GMT Area=World Match Centre Section=Club Football Kind=News Tournament=Barclays Premier League 2015/2016<![CDATA[Faaiuaso, Samoa’s ageless all-rounder]]>http://www.fifa.com/worldcup/news/y=2015/m=10/news=faaiuaso-samoa-s-ageless-all-rounder-2723495.htmlFri, 30 Oct 2015 12:25:00 GMT Area=Tournament Section=Competition Kind=News Tournament=2018 FIFA World Cup Russia (TM)