<![CDATA[FIFA.com - News]]>http://www.fifa.com/index.htmlenCopyright ©1994 - 2014 FIFA. All rights reservedThu, 24 Apr 2014 08:15:00 GMTThu, 24 Apr 2014 11:24:24 GMTFIFA.comFIFA.comhttp://www.fifa.com/imgml/rssheader.gif http://www.fifa.com/index.html13928FIFA.com RSS<![CDATA[Inside the magic of Panini]]>http://www.fifa.com/newscentre/features/news/newsid=2323105/index.html?cid=rssfeed&att=Thu, 24 Apr 2014 08:15:00 GMTArea=News CentreSection=Video of the WeekKind=News<![CDATA[Wright-Phillips treble boosts Red Bulls]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Thu, 24 Apr 2014 06:40:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=MLS 2014 <![CDATA[Lanus see off Santos, Nacional beat Mineiro]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Thu, 24 Apr 2014 06:32:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=Copa Libertadores 2014 <![CDATA[49 days to go ]]>/worldcup/news/y=2014/m=4/news=49-days-to-go-2322824.htmlFIFA.com is counting down to Brazil 2014 with a corresponding trivia fact on every one of the final 100 days. We continue by highlighting England’s record goalscorer.]]>Thu, 24 Apr 2014 04:13:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=100 days to goTournament=2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil ™<![CDATA[Cruz Azul edge Toluca on away goals]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Cruz Azul are headed to their inaugural FIFA Club World Cup later this year after drawing with Toluca 1-1 but winning the CONCACAF Champions League final on away goals.

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Thu, 24 Apr 2014 04:07:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=CONCACAF Champions League 2013/2014
<![CDATA[Asian giants scrape through to last 16]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=The final matchday of the AFC Champions League group stage was highlighted by hard-fought victories for some of the competition's traditional powerhouses, including Jeonbuk Motors and Al Sadd, along with holders Guangzhou Evergrande all advancing.

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Thu, 24 Apr 2014 02:26:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=AFC Champions League 2014
<![CDATA[Ronaldo marvels at Cuiaba’s FIFA World Cup legacy]]>/worldcup/news/y=2014/m=4/news=ronaldo-sobre-cuiaba-a-sede-com-o-maior-legado-da-copa-2323166-2323282.htmlA delegation made up of Brazil 2014 LOC Management Board member Ronaldo, the FIFA Secretary General and the Brazilian Minister of Sport expressed its confidence 50 days ahead of the FIFA World Cup kick-off.

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Wed, 23 Apr 2014 23:56:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil ™
<![CDATA[Guardiola: I remain proud of my team]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Wed, 23 Apr 2014 23:25:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=UEFA Champions League 2013/2014<![CDATA[Madrid take step towards final]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Real Madrid edged holders Bayern Munich 1-0 at the Santiago Bernabeu in their UEFA Champions League semi-final first leg thanks to a 19th-minute goal from Karim Benzema.

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Wed, 23 Apr 2014 21:50:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=UEFA Champions League 2013/2014
<![CDATA[Liverpool reveal Anfield redevelopment plans]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=English Premier League leaders Liverpool have published plans for the redevelopment of their Anfield Road stand and Main Stand that would raise the stadium's capacity to around 54,000 from 45,276.

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Wed, 23 Apr 2014 21:30:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=Barclays Premier League 2013/2014
<![CDATA[Brazilian finalists ready for defining moment]]>http://www.fifa.com/interactiveworldcup/news/newsid=2323232/index.html?cid=rssfeed&att=With just hours to go until the final qualification seat for the FIWC 2014 Grand Final is decided at the Host Country Qualifier, FIFA.com spoke to the final Brazilian gamers to qualify for the eight-player tournament.

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Wed, 23 Apr 2014 21:30:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA Interactive World Cup 2014
<![CDATA[Late Matuidi goal gives PSG victory, Lyon draw]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Paris Saint-Germain are on the brink of winning the 2013/14 French Ligue 1 title thanks to midfielder Blaise Matuidi's 89th minute strike against Evian, while Lyon and Toulouse played to a goalless draw.

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Wed, 23 Apr 2014 18:43:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=Ligue 1 2013/2014
<![CDATA[Silverware offers Castro chance of redemption]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=

Cruz Azul and Toluca will play for a spot at the FIFA Club World Cup Morocco 2014 in the CONCACAF Champions League final. For Alejandro Castro, it will also be the next step on his personal path to redemption.

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Wed, 23 Apr 2014 18:31:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=CONCACAF Champions League 2013/2014
<![CDATA[FIFA 11 For Health reaching out to 4,000 children in Brazil]]>/worldcup/news/y=2014/m=4/news=fifa-11-pela-saude-ja-alcanca-4-mil-criancas-no-brasil-2323003-2323104.htmlVisiting Cuiaba with the Brazilian Minister of Sport and Ronaldo on Wednesday, FIFA Secretary General Jérôme Valcke saw how football is helping to raise health awareness among youngsters.

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Wed, 23 Apr 2014 18:10:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil ™
<![CDATA[2014 FIFA World Cup broadcasting rights for the Middle East and Northern Africa]]>/worldcup/news/y=2014/m=4/news=2014-fifa-world-cup-broadcasting-rights-for-the-middle-east-and-northe-2323015.htmlFIFA would like to reiterate the broadcasting rights of 2014 FIFA World Cup™ coverage in the Middle East and Northern Africa

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Wed, 23 Apr 2014 17:13:00 GMTArea=OrganisationSection=TVKind=NewsTournament=2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil ™
<![CDATA[Diaby closing on Arsenal return]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger believes French midfielder Abou Diaby is nearing his return from a 13-month lay-off after suffering a cruciate ligament injury in March 2013.

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Wed, 23 Apr 2014 16:20:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=Barclays Premier League 2013/2014
<![CDATA[Matthews’ magic still remembered ]]>http://www.fifa.com/classicfootball/players/player=174743/index.html?cid=rssfeed&att=Wed, 23 Apr 2014 15:03:00 GMTArea=ClassicSection=PlayersKind=News<![CDATA[Forlan sends Cerezo through, FC Seoul advance]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Wed, 23 Apr 2014 13:44:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=News<![CDATA[Moyes: I share the fans' frustration]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Wed, 23 Apr 2014 12:58:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=Barclays Premier League 2013/2014<![CDATA[Final report of the Independent Governance Committee available for download ]]>http://www.fifa.com/aboutfifa/organisation/footballgovernance/news/newsid=2322854/index.html?cid=rssfeed&att=Wed, 23 Apr 2014 11:41:00 GMTArea=OrganisationSection=Football GovernanceKind=News<![CDATA[Scholes to assist Giggs, Fortune upbeat]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Wed, 23 Apr 2014 11:21:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=Barclays Premier League 2013/2014<![CDATA[FC Barcelona appeal granted suspensive effect]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Wed, 23 Apr 2014 10:25:00 GMTArea=OrganisationSection=Football GovernanceKind=Release<![CDATA[Nuremburg sack Verbeek, promote Prinzen]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Wed, 23 Apr 2014 08:58:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=News<![CDATA[Scorers, silverware and a sacking]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=FIFA.com's latest weekly stats review features title joy in Portugal and India, a goalscoring landmark for Ciro Immobile, a thumping defeat for Galatasaray and a rare dismissal at Old Trafford.]]>Wed, 23 Apr 2014 08:01:00 GMTArea=News CentreSection=Week in StatsKind=News<![CDATA[Farina sacked by Sydney]]>http://www.fifa.com/world-match-centre/nationalleagues/nationalleague=australia-a-league-2000000086/news/newsid/232/279/2/index.html?cid=rssfeed&att=Wed, 23 Apr 2014 07:59:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=Hyundai A-League 2013/2014<![CDATA[Bolivar edge out Leon]]>http://www.fifa.com/world-match-centre/copalibertadores/news/newsid/232/275/8/index.html?cid=rssfeed&att=Wed, 23 Apr 2014 07:27:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=Copa Libertadores 2014 <![CDATA[50 days to go]]>/worldcup/news/y=2014/m=4/news=50-days-to-go-2322255.htmlFIFA.com is counting down to Brazil 2014 with a corresponding trivia fact on every one of the final 100 days. Today, we look back to the 1950 FIFA World Cup – and the first defeat for a defending champion.]]>Wed, 23 Apr 2014 05:03:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=100 days to goTournament=2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil ™<![CDATA[Liverpool preparing for spending spree]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Wed, 23 Apr 2014 01:03:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=Barclays Premier League 2013/2014<![CDATA[Buoyant Benfica set for Juve showdown]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=After failing to win a single trophy during their treble run last year, Benfica are on track to claim a quadruple, including the UEFA Europa League, though a tough semi-final against a might Juventus stand in their way. 

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Wed, 23 Apr 2014 00:15:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=News
<![CDATA[Valcke visit finds Arena da Baixada preparing for test event]]>/worldcup/news/y=2014/m=4/news=visita-a-arena-da-baixada-nos-preparativos-para-evento-teste-2322639-2322684.htmlAfter Sao Paulo, FIFA Secretary General Jérôme Valcke paid a visit to Curitiba and said: “There’s work still to be done. There will be a test event here on 14 May, which should be carried out with the stadium at full capacity."

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Tue, 22 Apr 2014 23:38:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil ™
<![CDATA[Cech shoulder injury likely season-ending]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Tue, 22 Apr 2014 22:40:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=UEFA Champions League 2013/2014<![CDATA[Stubborn Chelsea secure stalemate]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Chelsea responded to their domestic loss on the weekend by frustrating Atletico Madrid in a goalless draw in their first leg UEFA Champions League semi-final at the Vicente Calderon Stadium. 

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Tue, 22 Apr 2014 21:49:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=UEFA Champions League 2013/2014
<![CDATA[Camacho signs new Malaga deal]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Midfielder Ignacio Camacho has signed a five-year contract extension with Spanish La Liga club Malaga who recently moved to tenth place in the league. 

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Tue, 22 Apr 2014 21:39:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=Liga BBVA 2013/2014
<![CDATA[Gutierrez: The World Cup has always been my dream]]>/worldcup/news/y=2014/m=4/news=gutierrez-the-world-cup-has-always-been-my-dream-2322453.htmlAfter choosing football over gangs, Colombia’s Teofilo Gutierrez is close to fulfilling the dream of a lifetime by representing his country at the 2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil.

 

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Tue, 22 Apr 2014 21:35:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil ™
<![CDATA[Elkeson puts Evergrande through, Wanderers win]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Tue, 22 Apr 2014 21:07:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=AFC Champions League 2014 <![CDATA[Valcke visits Sao Paulo ahead of key May date]]>/worldcup/news/y=2014/m=4/news=sao-paulo-recebe-visita-e-se-prepara-para-evento-chave-em-maio-2322420-2322457.htmlTue, 22 Apr 2014 18:16:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil ™<![CDATA[Dinamo Zagreb retain Croatian title]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Dinamo Zagreb won their 16th Croatian league title after defeating bottom club Hrvatski Dragovoljac 5-0 at the Maksimir Stadium. 

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Tue, 22 Apr 2014 17:37:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=MAXtv Prva Liga 2013/2014
<![CDATA[Voting is now open! ]]>/worldcup/news/y=2014/m=4/news=voting-is-now-open-2321683.htmlThe finalists have been announced, it's time to select the 32 winning slogans for the 2014 FIFA World Cup Be There With Hyundai Contest!

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Tue, 22 Apr 2014 16:35:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=Bethere with HyundaiKind=NewsTournament=2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil ™
<![CDATA[FIFA Weekly asks: Can Liverpool end a 24-year wait to win the league?]]>http://www.fifa.com/newscentre/news/newsid=2322411/index.html?cid=rssfeed&att=FIFA Weekly will ask your opinion on a specific topic and the best comments will be published in the next edition of the magazine. This week, we're asking if Liverpool can end a 24-year wait to win the league?]]>Tue, 22 Apr 2014 16:27:00 GMTArea=FIFA WorldSection=FIFA WeeklyKind=Have Your Say<![CDATA[First win for Houston and Champions League deadlock]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=FIFA.com brings you the latest developments from the past week of women’s club football.]]>Tue, 22 Apr 2014 12:31:00 GMTArea=Football DevelopmentSection=WomenKind=News<![CDATA[Ancelotti discusses Ronaldo fitness, Bale form]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Tue, 22 Apr 2014 12:13:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=UEFA Champions League 2013/2014<![CDATA[Diplomats enjoy evening with FIFA U-20 Women's World Cup Trophy]]>http://www.fifa.com/u20womensworldcup/news/newsid=2322247/index.html?cid=rssfeed&att=Tue, 22 Apr 2014 12:05:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=LOCKind=NewsTournament=FIFA U-20 Women's World Cup Canada 2014<![CDATA[Ancelotti: I feel for Moyes]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Tue, 22 Apr 2014 11:54:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=News<![CDATA[Cagliari offer Astori new deal, await response]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Tue, 22 Apr 2014 11:53:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=News<![CDATA[Giggs takes temporary charge, Klopp staying put]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Tue, 22 Apr 2014 10:36:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=News<![CDATA[United sack Moyes]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Tue, 22 Apr 2014 08:40:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=Barclays Premier League 2013/2014<![CDATA[51 days to go ]]>/worldcup/news/y=2014/m=4/news=51-days-to-go-2321748.htmlFIFA.com is counting down to Brazil 2014 with a corresponding trivia fact on every one of the final 100 days. We continue with a look at France’s most prolific marksman.]]>Tue, 22 Apr 2014 04:54:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=100 days to goTournament=2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil ™<![CDATA[Brazil's Bull rampaging in China]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=FIFA.com, and the humble forward is ready to lead the five-time Chinese champions to AFC Champions League glory.]]>Tue, 22 Apr 2014 03:16:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=AFC Champions League 2014 <![CDATA[Malaga climb into top half]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Malaga moved into the top half of the Spanish La Liga table after defeating Villarreal 2-0 at home thanks to goals from Roque Santa Cruz and Sergi Darder.

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Mon, 21 Apr 2014 23:04:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=Liga BBVA 2013/2014
<![CDATA[Gimnasia move top, Godoy Cruz win]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Mon, 21 Apr 2014 23:02:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=Primera A 2013/2014<![CDATA[Porto tie up third place]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Porto ensured they will have a shot at qualifying for next season's UEFA Champions League group stage after securing third place in the Portuguese Liga. 

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Mon, 21 Apr 2014 22:27:00 GMTArea=World Match CentreSection=Club FootballKind=NewsTournament=Liga ZON Sagres 2013/2014