<![CDATA[FIFA.com - News]]>http://www.fifa.com/index.htmlenCopyright ©1994 - 2014 FIFA. All rights reservedWed, 03 Sep 2014 00:15:00 GMTWed, 03 Sep 2014 03:17:16 GMTFIFA.comFIFA.comhttp://www.fifa.com/imgml/rssheader.gif http://www.fifa.com/index.html13928FIFA.com RSS<![CDATA[New-look Spain tackle revived France]]>http://www.fifa.com/world-match-centre/news/newsid/243/564/0/index.htmlWed, 03 Sep 2014 00:15:00 GMT Area=World Match Centre Section=National Teams Kind=News<![CDATA[Torres not making any promises to Milan fans]]>http://www.fifa.com/world-match-centre/nationalleagues/nationalleague=italy-serie-a-2000000026/news/newsid/243/561/7/index.htmlRossoneri fans about his goal strike-rate in Italy following an erratic three-season spell at Chelsea.]]>Tue, 02 Sep 2014 21:45:00 GMT Area=World Match Centre Section=Club Football Kind=News Tournament=Serie A TIM 2014/2015<![CDATA[Pedersen: England to be feared]]>http://www.fifa.com/world-match-centre/news/newsid/243/561/4/index.htmlNorway winger Morten Gamst Pedersen believes England are still a team to be feared despite their disappointing Brazil 2014 campaign.

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Tue, 02 Sep 2014 21:03:00 GMT Area=World Match Centre Section=National Teams Kind=News
<![CDATA[Chiellini out of Netherlands friendly]]>http://www.fifa.com/world-match-centre/news/newsid/243/561/3/index.htmlThe Italian Football Federation confirmed that Italy will be without defender Giorgio Chiellini for their friendly against the Netherlands due to a calf injury. 

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Tue, 02 Sep 2014 18:06:00 GMT Area=World Match Centre Section=National Teams Kind=News
<![CDATA[Azpilicueta pens five-year Chelsea deal]]>http://www.fifa.com/world-match-centre/nationalleagues/nationalleague=england-premier-league-2000000000/news/newsid/243/559/5/index.htmlEnglish Premier League side Chelsea announced that Spanish full-back Cesar Azpilicueta has signed a new five-year contract with the club. 

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Tue, 02 Sep 2014 17:57:00 GMT Area=World Match Centre Section=Club Football Kind=News Tournament=Barclays Premier League 2014/2015
<![CDATA[Villa land Cleverley on loan]]>http://www.fifa.com/world-match-centre/nationalleagues/nationalleague=england-premier-league-2000000000/news/newsid/243/558/6/index.htmlAston Villa announced the loan signing of Manchester United midfielder Tom Cleverley after the deal was struck late on transfer deadline day. 

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Tue, 02 Sep 2014 17:43:00 GMT Area=World Match Centre Section=Club Football Kind=News Tournament=Barclays Premier League 2014/2015
<![CDATA[Working group on third-party ownership holds first meeting ]]>http://www.fifa.com/aboutfifa/organisation/footballgovernance/news/newsid=2435566/index.htmlTue, 02 Sep 2014 17:22:00 GMT Area=Organisation Section=Football Governance Kind=News<![CDATA[Schneider appointed assistant coach]]>http://www.fifa.com/world-match-centre/news/newsid/243/556/3/index.htmlThe German Football Association announced the appointment of Thomas Schneider as the new assistant coach of the Germany national team. 

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Tue, 02 Sep 2014 16:42:00 GMT Area=World Match Centre Section=National Teams Kind=News
<![CDATA[Lacazette, Gourcuff agree new Lyon deals]]>http://www.fifa.com/world-match-centre/nationalleagues/nationalleague=france-ligue-1-2000000018/news/newsid/243/557/2/index.htmlFrance striker Alexandre Lacazette has agreed a new two-year contract with Lyon, while midfielder Yoann Gourcuff has agreed to a pay cut to his existing deal. 

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Tue, 02 Sep 2014 16:24:00 GMT Area=World Match Centre Section=Club Football Kind=News Tournament=Ligue 1 2014/2015
<![CDATA[Rooney: Falcao signing signals intent]]>http://www.fifa.com/world-match-centre/nationalleagues/nationalleague=england-premier-league-2000000000/news/newsid/243/556/5/index.htmlManchester United striker Wayne Rooney expressed his excitement by the signing of Radamel Falcao, calling it a major signal of intent. 

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Tue, 02 Sep 2014 15:27:00 GMT Area=World Match Centre Section=Club Football Kind=News Tournament=Barclays Premier League 2014/2015
<![CDATA[Durm commits to Dortmund]]>http://www.fifa.com/world-match-centre/nationalleagues/nationalleague=germany-bundesliga-2000000019/news/newsid/243/556/2/index.htmlBorussia Dortmund have extended the contract of 22-year-old defender Erik Durm, who was a member of Germany's FIFA World Cup-winning team, until 2019.

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Tue, 02 Sep 2014 15:09:00 GMT Area=World Match Centre Section=Club Football Kind=News Tournament=Bundesliga 2014/2015
<![CDATA[Balzaretti fears for his career]]>http://www.fifa.com/world-match-centre/news/newsid/243/553/1/index.htmlTue, 02 Sep 2014 15:07:00 GMT Area=World Match Centre Section=Club Football Kind=News<![CDATA[Falcao excited by United, Van Gaal]]>http://www.fifa.com/world-match-centre/news/newsid/243/545/2/index.htmlTue, 02 Sep 2014 15:00:00 GMT Area=World Match Centre Section=Club Football Kind=News<![CDATA[Colback ruled out for England]]>http://www.fifa.com/world-match-centre/news/newsid/243/545/0/index.htmlTue, 02 Sep 2014 13:49:00 GMT Area=World Match Centre Section=National Teams Kind=News<![CDATA[Duo together in all weathers]]>http://www.fifa.com/world-match-centre/news/newsid/243/540/0/index.htmlTue, 02 Sep 2014 12:12:00 GMT Area=World Match Centre Section=National Teams Kind=News<![CDATA[Amauri excited by Torino switch]]>http://www.fifa.com/world-match-centre/nationalleagues/nationalleague=italy-serie-a-2000000026/news/newsid/243/540/5/index.htmlTue, 02 Sep 2014 11:48:00 GMT Area=World Match Centre Section=Club Football Kind=News Tournament=Serie A TIM 2014/2015<![CDATA[Schweinsteiger given Germany armband]]>http://www.fifa.com/world-match-centre/news/newsid/243/541/1/index.htmlTue, 02 Sep 2014 11:09:00 GMT Area=World Match Centre Section=National Teams Kind=News<![CDATA[FIFA Weekly asks: What can be done to make football matches safer?]]>http://www.fifa.com/newscentre/news/newsid=2435380/index.htmlTue, 02 Sep 2014 10:59:00 GMT Area=FIFA World Section=FIFA Weekly Kind=Have Your Say<![CDATA[Friendlies to usher in new eras]]>http://www.fifa.com/world-match-centre/news/newsid/243/537/3/index.htmlTue, 02 Sep 2014 10:48:00 GMT Area=World Match Centre Section=National Teams Kind=News<![CDATA[Creating a world of peace through sport]]>http://www.fifa.com/aboutfifa/socialresponsibility/news/newsid=2435366/index.htmlTue, 02 Sep 2014 10:21:00 GMT Area=Social Section=General Kind=News<![CDATA[Cristante looking for Benfica chance]]>http://www.fifa.com/world-match-centre/nationalleagues/nationalleague=portugal-liga-2000000033/news/newsid/243/537/9/index.htmlTue, 02 Sep 2014 09:49:00 GMT Area=World Match Centre Section=Club Football Kind=News Tournament=Liga ZON Sagres 2014/2015<![CDATA[Milan pleased with Bonaventura purchase]]>http://www.fifa.com/world-match-centre/nationalleagues/nationalleague=italy-serie-a-2000000026/news/newsid/243/537/5/index.htmlTue, 02 Sep 2014 09:19:00 GMT Area=World Match Centre Section=Club Football Kind=News Tournament=Serie A TIM 2014/2015<![CDATA[Injury sidelines Iniesta ]]>http://www.fifa.com/world-match-centre/news/newsid/243/536/3/index.htmlTue, 02 Sep 2014 09:02:00 GMT Area=World Match Centre Section=National Teams Kind=News<![CDATA[Thousands of tickets sold and thousands of dollars back to clubs]]>http://www.fifa.com/u20worldcup/news/newsid=2435351/index.htmlTue, 02 Sep 2014 08:34:00 GMT Area=Tournament Section=Competition Kind=News Tournament=FIFA U-20 World Cup New Zealand 2015<![CDATA[Aspiration and glory as seasons begin and end]]>http://www.fifa.com/aboutfifa/footballdevelopment/women/news/newsid=2435341/index.htmlFIFA.com reviews all the women’s club news with Kansas City etching their name onto the NWSL championship trophy, while it is the other end of the campaign in Europe as Germany and France opened their respective seasons.]]>Tue, 02 Sep 2014 07:22:00 GMT Area=Football Development Section=Women Kind=News<![CDATA[Transfer gambles and last-gasp swoops]]>http://www.fifa.com/world-match-centre/nationalleagues/nationalleague=england-premier-league-2000000000/news/newsid/243/540/1/index.htmlLate deals, last minute surprise swoops and fans biting their nails down to the ends waiting for swaps to be confirmed - transfer deadline day is the same every time. We round-up it and the final week of moves around the world.]]>Tue, 02 Sep 2014 07:15:00 GMT Area=World Match Centre Section=Club Football Kind=News Tournament=Barclays Premier League 2014/2015<![CDATA[Arsenal down Banfield, Lanus held]]>http://www.fifa.com/world-match-centre/nationalleagues/nationalleague=argentina-primera-a-2000000128/news/newsid/243/533/6/index.htmlTue, 02 Sep 2014 04:05:00 GMT Area=World Match Centre Section=Club Football Kind=News Tournament=Primera A 2014 Tran<![CDATA[United seal late Falcao swoop]]>http://www.fifa.com/world-match-centre/nationalleagues/nationalleague=england-premier-league-2000000000/news/newsid/243/533/2/index.htmlTue, 02 Sep 2014 01:49:00 GMT Area=World Match Centre Section=Club Football Kind=News Tournament=Barclays Premier League 2014/2015<![CDATA[Hull complete busy day with Ben Arfa signing]]>http://www.fifa.com/world-match-centre/nationalleagues/nationalleague=england-premier-league-2000000000/news/newsid/243/533/1/index.htmlTue, 02 Sep 2014 01:11:00 GMT Area=World Match Centre Section=Club Football Kind=News Tournament=Barclays Premier League 2014/2015<![CDATA[Gunners seal late Welbeck move]]>http://www.fifa.com/world-match-centre/nationalleagues/nationalleague=england-premier-league-2000000000/news/newsid/243/532/8/index.htmlTue, 02 Sep 2014 01:05:00 GMT Area=World Match Centre Section=Club Football Kind=News Tournament=Barclays Premier League 2014/2015<![CDATA[Germany, Argentina set for World Cup Final rematch]]>http://www.fifa.com/world-match-centre/news/newsid/243/533/8/index.htmlTue, 02 Sep 2014 00:05:00 GMT Area=World Match Centre Section=National Teams Kind=News<![CDATA[Negredo completes Valencia switch]]>http://www.fifa.com/world-match-centre/nationalleagues/nationalleague=spain-liga-2000000037/news/newsid/243/531/8/index.htmlMon, 01 Sep 2014 23:38:00 GMT Area=World Match Centre Section=Club Football Kind=News Tournament=Liga BBVA 2014/2015<![CDATA[Amalfitano joins West Ham]]>http://www.fifa.com/world-match-centre/nationalleagues/nationalleague=england-premier-league-2000000000/news/newsid/243/532/5/index.htmlMon, 01 Sep 2014 23:33:00 GMT Area=World Match Centre Section=Club Football Kind=News Tournament=Barclays Premier League 2014/2015<![CDATA[Southampton swoop for Alderweireld, Mane]]>http://www.fifa.com/world-match-centre/nationalleagues/nationalleague=england-premier-league-2000000000/news/newsid/243/532/4/index.htmlMon, 01 Sep 2014 23:15:00 GMT Area=World Match Centre Section=Club Football Kind=News Tournament=Barclays Premier League 2014/2015<![CDATA[Djordjevic joins Sampdoria]]>http://www.fifa.com/world-match-centre/nationalleagues/nationalleague=italy-serie-a-2000000026/news/newsid/243/532/2/index.htmlMon, 01 Sep 2014 22:51:00 GMT Area=World Match Centre Section=Club Football Kind=News Tournament=Serie A TIM 2014/2015<![CDATA[Assaidi re-joins Stoke on loan]]>http://www.fifa.com/world-match-centre/nationalleagues/nationalleague=england-premier-league-2000000000/news/newsid/243/532/1/index.htmlMon, 01 Sep 2014 22:49:00 GMT Area=World Match Centre Section=Club Football Kind=News Tournament=Barclays Premier League 2014/2015<![CDATA[Yanga-Mbiwa joins Roma on loan]]>http://www.fifa.com/world-match-centre/nationalleagues/nationalleague=italy-serie-a-2000000026/news/newsid/243/531/9/index.htmlMon, 01 Sep 2014 22:43:00 GMT Area=World Match Centre Section=Club Football Kind=News Tournament=Serie A TIM 2014/2015<![CDATA[Ongenda, Mokulu join Bastia on loan]]>http://www.fifa.com/world-match-centre/nationalleagues/nationalleague=france-ligue-1-2000000018/news/newsid/243/530/1/index.htmlBastia have made two transfer deadline day signings, acquiring Hervin Ongenda and Benjamin Mokulu on season-long loans from Paris Saint-Germain and Belgian side Mechelen, respectively.

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Mon, 01 Sep 2014 22:17:00 GMT Area=World Match Centre Section=Club Football Kind=News Tournament=Ligue 1 2014/2015
<![CDATA[Marseille sign Doria from Botafogo]]>http://www.fifa.com/world-match-centre/nationalleagues/nationalleague=france-ligue-1-2000000018/news/newsid/243/529/7/index.html19-year-old centre-back Doria has signed a five-year deal with Marseille, joining the French Ligue 1 club from Brazilian side Botafogo in another move just before the summer transfer window closed.

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Mon, 01 Sep 2014 22:03:00 GMT Area=World Match Centre Section=Club Football Kind=News Tournament=Ligue 1 2014/2015
<![CDATA[Torino land Amauri, Parma pick up De Ceglie]]>http://www.fifa.com/world-match-centre/nationalleagues/nationalleague=italy-serie-a-2000000026/news/newsid/243/529/4/index.htmlAmauri has moved from Parma to Torino in an effort to fill the shoes left behind by Atletico Madrid-bound Alessio Cerci, while Parma have brought in Paolo De Ceglie on loan form Juventus.

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Mon, 01 Sep 2014 21:53:00 GMT Area=World Match Centre Section=Club Football Kind=News Tournament=Serie A TIM 2014/2015
<![CDATA[Galatasaray sign Pandev, Dzemaili]]>http://www.fifa.com/world-match-centre/nationalleagues/nationalleague=turkey-super-lig-2000000042/news/newsid/243/529/1/index.htmlGalatasaray have signed forward Goran Pandev and midfielder Blerim Dzemaili from Italian Serie A club Napoli on Monday just before the transfer window slammed shut.

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Mon, 01 Sep 2014 21:53:00 GMT Area=World Match Centre Section=Club Football Kind=News Tournament=Spor Toto Süper Lig 2014/2015
<![CDATA[Sandro reunited with Redknapp at QPR]]>http://www.fifa.com/world-match-centre/nationalleagues/nationalleague=england-premier-league-2000000000/news/newsid/243/530/9/index.htmlQueens Park Rangers have signed Sandro from Tottenham Hotspur on a three-year deal, reuniting the Brazilian international with manager Harry Redknapp.

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Mon, 01 Sep 2014 21:46:00 GMT Area=World Match Centre Section=Club Football Kind=News Tournament=Barclays Premier League 2014/2015
<![CDATA[Palace break club record to sign McArthur]]>http://www.fifa.com/world-match-centre/nationalleagues/nationalleague=england-premier-league-2000000000/news/newsid/243/530/5/index.htmlJames McArthur has joined Crystal Palace from Wigan Athletic for a club record fee to bring to Scottish international to Selhurst Park.

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Mon, 01 Sep 2014 21:39:00 GMT Area=World Match Centre Section=Club Football Kind=News Tournament=Barclays Premier League 2014/2015
<![CDATA[Brazilian teenage star Otavio joins Porto]]>http://www.fifa.com/world-match-centre/nationalleagues/nationalleague=portugal-liga-2000000033/news/newsid/243/531/4/index.htmlHighly-regarded Brazilian teenage attacking midfielder Otavio signed for Portuguese side Porto on Monday from Internacional Porto Alegre.

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Mon, 01 Sep 2014 21:38:00 GMT Area=World Match Centre Section=Club Football Kind=News Tournament=Liga ZON Sagres 2014/2015
<![CDATA[Van Ginkel thrilled with San Siro move]]>http://www.fifa.com/world-match-centre/nationalleagues/nationalleague=italy-serie-a-2000000026/news/newsid/243/527/6/index.htmlMarco van Ginkel, who signed a season-long loan deal with AC Milan from Chelsea, has said he is delighted to be at the San Siro and is looking forward to a productive season ahead, while the Rossoneri have also signed Giacomo Bonaventura until 2019.

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Mon, 01 Sep 2014 21:37:00 GMT Area=World Match Centre Section=Club Football Kind=News Tournament=Serie A TIM 2014/2015
<![CDATA[Vallecano seal Insua loan move]]>http://www.fifa.com/world-match-centre/nationalleagues/nationalleague=spain-liga-2000000037/news/newsid/243/527/3/index.htmlEmiliano Insua has joined Rayo Vallecano on a season-long loan from Atletico Madrid after the centre-back only featured nine times for Los Rojiblancos last year.

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Mon, 01 Sep 2014 21:30:00 GMT Area=World Match Centre Section=Club Football Kind=News Tournament=Liga BBVA 2014/2015
<![CDATA[Atleti confirm Cerci capture]]>http://www.fifa.com/world-match-centre/nationalleagues/nationalleague=spain-liga-2000000037/news/newsid/243/527/2/index.htmlAlessio Cerci has signed a three-year deal with Spanish La Liga champions Atletico Madrid, joining Diego Simeone's side from Italian Serie A team Torino.

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Mon, 01 Sep 2014 21:22:00 GMT Area=World Match Centre Section=Club Football Kind=News Tournament=Liga BBVA 2014/2015
<![CDATA[Saviola heads to Hellas Verona]]>http://www.fifa.com/world-match-centre/nationalleagues/nationalleague=italy-serie-a-2000000026/news/newsid/243/527/1/index.htmlJavier Saviola has signed with Italian Serie A side Hellas Verona from Greek club Olympiacos, marking another stop in the Argentina forward's illustrious career.

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Mon, 01 Sep 2014 21:12:00 GMT Area=World Match Centre Section=Club Football Kind=News Tournament=Serie A TIM 2014/2015
<![CDATA[A bear and a dare]]>http://www.fifa.com/newscentre/features/news/newsid=2434439/index.htmlFIFA.com delivers you a football-related photo you won’t be able to resist paying a second glance to. This week’s involves Bayern Munich's mascot braving ice.]]>Mon, 01 Sep 2014 20:46:00 GMT Area=News Centre Section=Super Snap Kind=News<![CDATA[Arsenal's Miyaichi joins FC Twente on loan]]>http://www.fifa.com/world-match-centre/nationalleagues/nationalleague=netherlands-eredivisie-2000000022/news/newsid/243/529/0/index.htmlRyo Miyaichi has joined Twente FC on loan from Arsenal for the remainder of the 2014/15 season, sending the Japan midfielder to the Netherlands after having only made six appearances for the Gunners since joining the London club in January 2011.

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Mon, 01 Sep 2014 20:32:00 GMT Area=World Match Centre Section=Club Football Kind=News Tournament=Eredivisie 2014/2015
<![CDATA[United confirm deal for Dutch star Blind]]>http://www.fifa.com/world-match-centre/nationalleagues/nationalleague=england-premier-league-2000000000/news/newsid/243/526/1/index.htmlNetherlands star Daley Blind has signed a four-year deal with Manchester United from Ajax, linking the defensive midfielder once again with manager Louis van Gaal.

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Mon, 01 Sep 2014 20:07:00 GMT Area=World Match Centre Section=Club Football Kind=News Tournament=Barclays Premier League 2014/2015