<![CDATA[FIFA.com]]>http://www.fifa.com/index.htmlenCopyright ©1994 - 2015 FIFA. All rights reservedSun, 22 Oct 2017 07:01:00 GMTSun, 22 Oct 2017 07:01:52 GMTFIFA.comFIFA.comhttp://www.fifa.com/imgml/rssheader.gif http://www.fifa.com/index.html13928FIFA.com RSS<![CDATA[England's Brewster lights up quarter-final in Goa]]>http://www.fifa.com/u17worldcup/news/y=2017/m=10/news=england-s-brewster-lights-up-quarter-final-in-goa-2916402.htmlFIFA.com spoke to England forward Rhian Brewster following his hat-trick display versus USA in the quarter-finals of the FIFA U-17 World Cup India 2017.]]>Sun, 22 Oct 2017 07:01:00 GMT Area=Tournament Section=Competition Kind=News Tournament=FIFA U-17 World Cup India 2017<![CDATA[Drame: No matter the conditions, we go out to win]]>http://www.fifa.com/u17worldcup/news/y=2017/m=10/news=drame-no-matter-the-conditions-we-go-out-to-win-2916399.htmlFIFA.com speaks to goalscorer Hadji Drame after Mali's quarter-final win over Ghana at the FIFA U-17 World Cup India 2017.]]>Sun, 22 Oct 2017 06:46:00 GMT Area=Tournament Section=Competition Kind=News Tournament=FIFA U-17 World Cup India 2017<![CDATA[Dortmund's #BedForAwayFans bigger than football]]>http://www.fifa.com/the-best-fifa-football-awards/news/y=2017/m=10/news=dortmund-s-bedforawayfans-bigger-than-football-2916227.htmlAfter sharing the first ever FIFA Fan Award 12 months ago with Liverpool, Borussia Dortmund have been nominated once again this year.

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Sat, 21 Oct 2017 19:30:00 GMT Area=The Best Awards Section=General Kind=News Tournament=The Best – FIFA Football Awards 2017
<![CDATA[Mali and England keep trophy bid alive]]>http://www.fifa.com/u17worldcup/news/y=2017/m=10/news=mali-and-england-keep-trophy-bid-alive-2916391.htmlSat, 21 Oct 2017 19:15:00 GMT Area=Tournament Section=Competition Kind=News Tournament=FIFA U-17 World Cup India 2017<![CDATA[The Week in Quotes]]>http://www.fifa.com/news/y=2017/m=10/news=the-week-in-quotes-2916200.htmlWe hear from one of the very best sportsmen around on who he thinks will be taking the top prize at The Best FIFA Football Awards, Neymar talks about helping Kylain Mbappe reach the next level and Lionel Messi's old room-mate reminisces.

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Sat, 21 Oct 2017 18:48:00 GMT Area=News Centre Section=Week in Quotes Kind=News
<![CDATA[Brewster leads England to last four]]>http://www.fifa.com/u17worldcup/matches/round=275927/match=300394741/match-report.htmlSat, 21 Oct 2017 17:25:00 GMT Area=Tournament Section=Competition Kind=Match Summary Tournament=FIFA U-17 World Cup India 2017<![CDATA[Masuluke's trip of a lifetime]]>http://www.fifa.com/the-best-fifa-football-awards/news/y=2017/m=10/news=masuluke-s-trip-of-a-lifetime-2916198.htmlSouth African goalkeeper Oscarine Masuluke grabbed world-wide headlines last year when he scored an equaliser for his club in a top flight match with an outrageous bicycle kick. He is now hoping to add to those headlines.

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Sat, 21 Oct 2017 16:24:00 GMT Area=The Best Awards Section=Puskas award Kind=News Tournament=The Best – FIFA Football Awards 2017
<![CDATA[Eaglets beat African rivals, reach semis]]>http://www.fifa.com/u17worldcup/matches/round=275927/match=300394745/match-report.htmlSat, 21 Oct 2017 14:25:00 GMT Area=Tournament Section=Competition Kind=Match Summary Tournament=FIFA U-17 World Cup India 2017<![CDATA[Globe-trotting Bright set sights on UAE quest]]>http://www.fifa.com/clubworldcup/news/y=2017/m=10/news=globe-trotting-bright-set-sights-on-uae-quest-2916045.htmlFIFA.com looks at the remarkable globe-trotting career of new Auckland City forward Kris Bright and his family's extraordinary football pedigree.]]>Sat, 21 Oct 2017 13:41:00 GMT Area=Tournament Section=Competition Kind=News Tournament=FIFA Club World Cup UAE 2017<![CDATA[When Neymar became Neymar]]>http://www.fifa.com/the-best-fifa-football-awards/news/y=2017/m=10/news=when-neymar-became-neymar-2916266.htmlWith Neymar in the running for The Best FIFA Men’s Player award for 2017 at The Best FIFA Football Awards™, FIFA.com looks back to 2010 and an audacious goal that set tongues wagging and served notice of a special emerging talent. 

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Sat, 21 Oct 2017 10:12:00 GMT Area=The Best Awards Section=Player of the Year - Kind=News Tournament=The Best – FIFA Football Awards 2017
<![CDATA[Leipzig duo looking to fire Germany into semis]]>http://www.fifa.com/u17worldcup/news/y=2017/m=10/news=leipzig-duo-looking-to-fire-germany-into-semis-2916207.htmlFIFA.com sat down with RB Leipzig duo Elias Abouchabaka and Nicolas Kuhn.]]>Sat, 21 Oct 2017 07:52:00 GMT Area=Tournament Section=Competition Kind=News Tournament=FIFA U-17 World Cup India 2017<![CDATA[How to follow The Best with FIFA Digital]]>http://www.fifa.com/the-best-fifa-football-awards/news/y=2017/m=10/news=how-to-follow-the-best-with-fifa-digital-2916011.htmlSat, 21 Oct 2017 07:24:00 GMT Area=The Best Awards Section=General Kind=News Tournament=The Best – FIFA Football Awards 2017<![CDATA[The Best: 2 days to go]]>http://www.fifa.com/the-best-fifa-football-awards/news/y=2017/m=10/news=the-best-2-days-to-go-2915246.htmltwo days left until we reveal the winners of The Best FIFA Football Awards™ at a glittering ceremony at the world famous London Palladium.]]>Sat, 21 Oct 2017 07:09:00 GMT Area=The Best Awards Section=General Kind=News Tournament=The Best – FIFA Football Awards 2017<![CDATA[N'Diaye: Mali's natural-born goalscorer]]>http://www.fifa.com/u17worldcup/news/y=2017/m=10/news=n-diaye-mali-s-natural-born-goalscorer-2916174.htmlSat, 21 Oct 2017 06:27:00 GMT Area=Tournament Section=Competition Kind=News Tournament=FIFA U-17 World Cup India 2017<![CDATA[FIFA at the forefront of broadcast technology]]>http://www.fifa.com/about-fifa/news/y=2017/m=10/news=fifa-at-the-forefront-of-broadcast-technology-2916003.htmlFIFA TV has a proud legacy of pioneering new broadcast technology at FIFA tournaments to ensure that football fans around the world can enjoy the best quality sports coverage.

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Fri, 20 Oct 2017 15:21:00 GMT Area=Organisation Section=TV Kind=News
<![CDATA[African quartet with all to play for ]]>http://www.fifa.com/clubworldcup/news/y=2017/m=10/news=african-quartet-with-all-to-play-for-2916089.htmlContested by four north African sides, the semi-finals of the 2017 CAF Champions League are both finely poised ahead of this weekend’s second legs. 

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Fri, 20 Oct 2017 12:50:00 GMT Area=Tournament Section=Competition Kind=News Tournament=FIFA Club World Cup UAE 2017
<![CDATA[Idris Elba to host The Best, Kasabian to perform]]>http://www.fifa.com/the-best-fifa-football-awards/news/y=2017/m=10/news=idris-elba-to-host-the-best-kasabian-to-perform-2914792.htmlWith The Best FIFA Football Awards™ 2017 coming to London on 23 October, this year’s hosts and music acts are set to have a best-of-British feel. 

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Fri, 20 Oct 2017 12:39:00 GMT Area=The Best Awards Section=General Kind=News Tournament=The Best – FIFA Football Awards 2017
<![CDATA[The Best: 3 days to go]]>http://www.fifa.com/the-best-fifa-football-awards/news/y=2017/m=10/news=the-best-3-days-to-go-2915245.htmlthree days left until we reveal the winners of The Best FIFA Football Awards™ at a glittering ceremony at the world famous London Palladium.]]>Fri, 20 Oct 2017 11:56:00 GMT Area=The Best Awards Section=General Kind=News Tournament=The Best – FIFA Football Awards 2017<![CDATA[Bolt: I would love to play football now]]>http://www.fifa.com/the-best-fifa-football-awards/news/y=2017/m=10/news=bolt-i-would-love-to-play-football-now-2916000.htmlRetired sprinter Usain Bolt gives his thoughts on this year’s The Best FIFA Football Awards™ candidates, discusses his desire to start a career playing football and tells us what it takes to be the best.

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Fri, 20 Oct 2017 09:38:00 GMT Area=The Best Awards Section=General Kind=News Tournament=The Best – FIFA Football Awards 2017
<![CDATA[Spain stars doing homework off the pitch]]>http://www.fifa.com/u17worldcup/news/y=2017/m=10/news=spain-stars-doing-homework-off-the-pitch-2916029.htmlFIFA.com.]]>Fri, 20 Oct 2017 06:09:00 GMT Area=Tournament Section=Competition Kind=News Tournament=FIFA U-17 World Cup India 2017<![CDATA[Fernandez: What Zidane is achieving is exceptional]]>http://www.fifa.com/the-best-fifa-football-awards/news/y=2017/m=10/news=fernandez-what-zidane-is-achieving-is-exceptional-2915882.htmlFrom one French icon to another, we chat with former Les Bleus star Luis Fernandez on one of his successors, Zinedine Zidane, with the UEFA EURO 1984 winner being full of praise for the Real Madrid boss and tipping him for awards success.

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Fri, 20 Oct 2017 05:45:00 GMT Area=The Best Awards Section=Coach of the Year - Kind=Interview Tournament=The Best – FIFA Football Awards 2017
<![CDATA[The Week in Numbers]]>http://www.fifa.com/news/y=2017/m=10/news=the-week-in-numbers-2916023.htmlFIFA.com’s latest stats review, along with miss-kicks and spot-kicks.]]>Fri, 20 Oct 2017 04:19:00 GMT Area=News Centre Section=Week in Stats Kind=News<![CDATA[Madjer takes charge of Algeria]]>http://www.fifa.com/worldcup/news/y=2017/m=10/news=madjer-takes-charge-of-algeria-2916025.htmlAlgeria legend Rabah Madjer has been appointed as head coach of the Algerian national team following their unsuccessful bid to qualify for the 2018 FIFA World Cup Russia.

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Thu, 19 Oct 2017 17:11:00 GMT Area=Tournament Section=Competition Kind=News Tournament=2018 FIFA World Cup Russia (TM)
<![CDATA[Unforgettable moments for Oscar Foundation youngsters]]>http://www.fifa.com/u17worldcup/news/y=2017/m=10/news=unforgettable-moments-for-oscar-foundation-youngsters-2916018.htmlThu, 19 Oct 2017 15:33:00 GMT Area=Tournament Section=Competition Kind=News Tournament=FIFA U-17 World Cup India 2017<![CDATA[Sigurdsson: Iceland can progress to Russia 2018 knockout stages]]>http://www.fifa.com/worldcup/news/y=2017/m=10/news=sigurdsson-iceland-can-progress-to-russia-2018-knockout-stages-2915803.htmlAfter Iceland made history by becoming the smallest nation to qualify for the FIFA World Cup, FIFA.com hears from Gylfi Sigurdsson about what it meant to the country, avenging the heartbreak of missing Brazil 2014 at the final hurdle and his ambitions for Russia 2018.    

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Thu, 19 Oct 2017 11:56:00 GMT Area=Tournament Section=Competition Kind=News Tournament=2018 FIFA World Cup Russia (TM)
<![CDATA[Hoyos: There’s no one like Messi ]]>http://www.fifa.com/the-best-fifa-football-awards/news/y=2017/m=10/news=hoyos-there-s-no-one-like-messi-2916007.htmlFIFA.com spoke exclusively with Angel Guillermo Hoyos, the man who coached Lionel Messi at Barcelona from 2000 to 2003 and the first person to compare him with Argentina legend Diego Maradona.

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Thu, 19 Oct 2017 11:20:00 GMT Area=The Best Awards Section=Player of the Year - Kind=News Tournament=The Best – FIFA Football Awards 2017
<![CDATA[The TLO: Just another team player]]>http://www.fifa.com/u17worldcup/news/y=2017/m=10/news=the-tlo-just-another-team-player-2915993.htmlFIFA.com speaks to three TLOs to learn more.]]>Thu, 19 Oct 2017 10:07:00 GMT Area=Tournament Section=Competition Kind=News Tournament=FIFA U-17 World Cup India 2017<![CDATA[The Best: 4 days to go]]>http://www.fifa.com/the-best-fifa-football-awards/news/y=2017/m=10/news=the-best-4-days-to-go-2915244.htmlThere are just four days left until we reveal the winners of The Best FIFA Football Awards™ at a glittering ceremony at the world famous London Palladium.

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Thu, 19 Oct 2017 08:39:00 GMT Area=The Best Awards Section=General Kind=News Tournament=The Best – FIFA Football Awards 2017
<![CDATA[Video Vault: Simonyan's Sweden 1958 journey]]>http://www.fifa.com/worldcup/news/y=2017/m=10/news=video-vault-simonyan-s-sweden-1958-journey-2915902.htmlThu, 19 Oct 2017 06:04:00 GMT Area=Tournament Section=Competition Kind=News Tournament=2018 FIFA World Cup Russia (TM)<![CDATA[Messi cracks another milestone]]>http://www.fifa.com/the-best-fifa-football-awards/news/y=2017/m=10/news=messi-cracks-another-milestone-2915976.htmlThu, 19 Oct 2017 05:51:00 GMT Area=The Best Awards Section=General Kind=News Tournament=The Best – FIFA Football Awards 2017<![CDATA[Meet Alan - Brazil's newest No10]]>http://www.fifa.com/u17worldcup/news/y=2017/m=10/news=meet-alan-brazil-s-newest-no10-2915970.htmlFIFA.com chats to pint-sized Brazil assist-king Alan with the playmaker a key figure in helping the South Americans reach the quarter-finals at India 2017 in style, all the while donning the No10 shirt made famous by the likes of Pele, Zico and Neymar.]]>Thu, 19 Oct 2017 00:33:00 GMT Area=Tournament Section=Competition Kind=News Tournament=FIFA U-17 World Cup India 2017<![CDATA[Two former champions round out quarter-final line-up]]>http://www.fifa.com/u17worldcup/news/y=2017/m=10/news=two-former-champions-round-out-quarter-final-line-ups-2915930.htmlWed, 18 Oct 2017 19:08:00 GMT Area=Tournament Section=Competition Kind=News Tournament=FIFA U-17 World Cup India 2017<![CDATA[Application process now open for the FIFA Master 19th edition (2018-2019) postgraduate course]]>http://www.fifa.com/development/news/y=2017/m=10/news=application-process-now-open-for-the-fifa-master-19th-edition-2018-201-2915918.htmlWed, 18 Oct 2017 17:37:00 GMT Area=Football Development Section=Education Kind=News<![CDATA[Brazil see off Honduras to reach last eight]]>http://www.fifa.com/u17worldcup/matches/round=275929/match=300394749/match-report.htmlWed, 18 Oct 2017 17:21:00 GMT Area=Tournament Section=Competition Kind=Match Summary Tournament=FIFA U-17 World Cup India 2017<![CDATA[Disabled children learn life skills through football]]>http://www.fifa.com/sustainability/news/y=2017/m=10/news=disabled-children-learn-life-skills-through-football-2915829.htmlNon-Governmental Organisations from Russia and Europe gathered in Moscow for a workshop organised by FIFA and adidas to discuss how effective training sessions can bring out positive social changes in the lives of disabled children.

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Wed, 18 Oct 2017 16:12:00 GMT Area=Social Section=Football for Hope Kind=News
<![CDATA[Ghana win all-African clash in Navi Mumbai]]>http://www.fifa.com/u17worldcup/matches/round=275929/match=300394739/match-report.htmlWed, 18 Oct 2017 14:33:00 GMT Area=Tournament Section=Competition Kind=Match Summary Tournament=FIFA U-17 World Cup India 2017<![CDATA[Urawa edge Shanghai to set up Al Hilal meeting]]>http://www.fifa.com/clubworldcup/news/y=2017/m=10/news=urawa-defeat-shanghai-to-set-up-al-hilal-meeting-2915767.htmlUrawa Red Diamonds advanced to the AFC Champions League final after a 1-0 victory over Shanghai SIPG at the Saitama Stadium on Wednesday.

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Wed, 18 Oct 2017 13:59:00 GMT Area=Tournament Section=Competition Kind=News Tournament=FIFA Club World Cup UAE 2017
<![CDATA[Di Matteo: Italy has a history of producing good coaches]]>http://www.fifa.com/the-best-fifa-football-awards/news/y=2017/m=10/news=di-matteo-italy-has-a-history-of-producing-good-coaches-2915214.htmlIt is safe to say there is quite the Italian flavour to The Best FIFA Men’s Coach award this year. Speaking exclusively to FIFA.com, Roberto Di Matteo explains why Italy are so good at producing coaches, and why he's also tipping Cristiano Ronaldo to remain The Best FIFA Men's Player.

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Wed, 18 Oct 2017 13:22:00 GMT Area=The Best Awards Section=General Kind=News Tournament=The Best – FIFA Football Awards 2017
<![CDATA[Put: We can get a result in Morocco]]>http://www.fifa.com/clubworldcup/news/y=2017/m=10/news=put-we-can-get-a-result-in-morocco-2915747.htmlDuels between North African teams traditionally generate great excitement and enthusiasm from players and fans, and Wydad Casablanca and USM Alger's CAF Champions League semi-final second-leg will be no different. 

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Wed, 18 Oct 2017 12:19:00 GMT Area=Tournament Section=Competition Kind=News Tournament=FIFA Club World Cup UAE 2017
<![CDATA[Boloni recalls his part in Ronaldo's rise]]>http://www.fifa.com/the-best-fifa-football-awards/news/y=2017/m=10/news=boloni-recalls-his-part-in-ronaldo-s-rise-2915741.htmlAhead of The Best FIFA Football Awards on 23 October, when Ronaldo could be crowned The Best FIFA Men's Player for a second consecutive year, ex-Sporting Lisbon boss Laszlo Boloni talks to FIFA.com about his former protégé.

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Wed, 18 Oct 2017 11:06:00 GMT Area=The Best Awards Section=Player of the Year - Kind=News Tournament=The Best – FIFA Football Awards 2017
<![CDATA[The Best: 5 days to go]]>http://www.fifa.com/the-best-fifa-football-awards/news/y=2017/m=10/news=the-best-5-days-to-go-2915241.htmlfive days left until we reveal the winners of The Best FIFA Football Awards™ at a glittering ceremony at the world famous London Palladium. ]]>Wed, 18 Oct 2017 09:34:00 GMT Area=The Best Awards Section=General Kind=News Tournament=The Best – FIFA Football Awards 2017<![CDATA[Chiellini: Buffon makes difficult things look easy]]>http://www.fifa.com/the-best-fifa-football-awards/news/y=2017/m=10/news=chiellini-buffon-makes-difficult-things-look-easy-2915750.htmlGiorgio Chiellini speaks exclusively to FIFA.com about team-mate, friend and The Best FIFA Goalkeeper nominee Gianluigi Buffon.

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Wed, 18 Oct 2017 09:24:00 GMT Area=The Best Awards Section=General Kind=News Tournament=The Best – FIFA Football Awards 2017
<![CDATA[Anderson: England's penalty hero]]>http://www.fifa.com/u17worldcup/news/y=2017/m=10/news=anderson-england-s-penalty-hero-2915740.htmlWed, 18 Oct 2017 09:02:00 GMT Area=Tournament Section=Competition Kind=News Tournament=FIFA U-17 World Cup India 2017<![CDATA[Barbarouses a key element in New Zealand’s new breed]]>http://www.fifa.com/worldcup/news/y=2017/m=10/news=barbarouses-a-key-element-in-new-zealand-s-new-breed-2915713.htmlFIFA.com hears from New Zealand’s Kosta Barbarouses about his relationship with star striker Chris Wood and the All Whites upcoming date with destiny in the intercontinental World Cup play-off against Peru.]]>Wed, 18 Oct 2017 08:10:00 GMT Area=Tournament Section=Competition Kind=News Tournament=2018 FIFA World Cup Russia (TM)<![CDATA[Favourites out to extend lead as Netherlands enter the fray]]>http://www.fifa.com/womensworldcup/news/y=2017/m=10/news=favourites-out-to-extend-lead-as-netherlands-enter-the-fray-2915152.htmlFIFA.com runs the rule over this week's FIFA Women's World Cup qualifiers in Europe where the highlights include a Scandinavian derby, while the newly-crowned European champions will open their campaign against a former world champion.]]>Wed, 18 Oct 2017 05:43:00 GMT Area=Tournament Section=Competition Kind=News Tournament=FIFA Women's World Cup France 2019<![CDATA[What are the secrets of Iran’s success in India?]]>http://www.fifa.com/u17worldcup/news/y=2017/m=10/news=what-are-the-secrets-of-iran-s-success-in-india-2915653.htmlWed, 18 Oct 2017 00:49:00 GMT Area=Tournament Section=Competition Kind=News Tournament=FIFA U-17 World Cup India 2017<![CDATA[Iran make history as England, Mali and Spain advance]]>http://www.fifa.com/u17worldcup/news/y=2017/m=10/news=iran-make-history-as-england-mali-and-spain-advance-2915669.htmlTue, 17 Oct 2017 20:41:00 GMT Area=Tournament Section=Competition Kind=News Tournament=FIFA U-17 World Cup India 2017<![CDATA[Al Hilal through to Asian final]]>http://www.fifa.com/clubworldcup/news/y=2017/m=10/news=al-hilal-through-to-asian-final-2915656.htmlAl Hilal progressed to the final of the AFC Champions League after a 2-2 draw against Persepolis at the Sultan Qaboos Sports Complex in Muscat.

 
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Tue, 17 Oct 2017 19:16:00 GMT Area=Tournament Section=Competition Kind=News Tournament=FIFA Club World Cup UAE 2017
<![CDATA[Who will be The Best?]]>http://www.fifa.com/the-best-fifa-football-awards/stories/y=2017/m=10/news=who-will-be-the-best-2915651.htmlTake a closer look at the contenders for The Best FIFA Football Awards, with the winners to be crowned in London on 23 October.

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Tue, 17 Oct 2017 18:48:00 GMT Area=The Best Awards Section=General Kind=Sport Teller Story Tournament=The Best – FIFA Football Awards 2017
<![CDATA[Ayiah: Ghana can go all the way]]>http://www.fifa.com/u17worldcup/news/y=2017/m=10/news=ayiah-ghana-can-go-all-the-way-2915411.htmlTue, 17 Oct 2017 18:35:00 GMT Area=Tournament Section=Competition Kind=News Tournament=FIFA U-17 World Cup India 2017<![CDATA[The London Palladium]]>http://www.fifa.com/the-best-fifa-football-awards/stories/y=2017/m=10/news=the-london-palladium-2915638.htmlTue, 17 Oct 2017 17:48:00 GMT Area=The Best Awards Section=General Kind=Sport Teller Story Tournament=The Best – FIFA Football Awards 2017