<![CDATA[FIFA.com]]>http://www.fifa.com/index.htmlenCopyright ©1994 - 2015 FIFA. All rights reservedSun, 28 May 2017 14:19:00 GMTSun, 28 May 2017 14:24:20 GMTFIFA.comFIFA.comhttp://www.fifa.com/imgml/rssheader.gif http://www.fifa.com/index.html13928FIFA.com RSS<![CDATA[Next week on FIFA.com]]>http://www.fifa.com/news/y=2017/m=5/news=next-week-on-fifa-com-2890232.htmlJust like every Sunday, we whet your appetite with a sneak peek at what awaits you on FIFA.com in the week ahead.

 
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Sun, 28 May 2017 14:19:00 GMT Area=News Centre Section=News centre Kind=News
<![CDATA[Fates sealed as last 16 confirmed]]>http://www.fifa.com/u20worldcup/news/y=2017/m=5/news=fates-sealed-as-last-16-confirmed-2890210.htmlAs the FIFA U-20 World Cup first round came to an end with Group E and F, tension was plentiful as the last five spots yet to be filled were finally grasped by, or handed to, some ecstatic and relieved recipients.

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Sun, 28 May 2017 13:53:00 GMT Area=Tournament Section=Competition Kind=News Tournament=FIFA U-20 World Cup Korea Republic 2017
<![CDATA[Senegal advance to last 16 with Ecuador draw]]>http://www.fifa.com/u20worldcup/matches/round=275960/match=300367039/match-report.htmlSenegal and Ecuador finished goalless at the Jeonju World Cup Stadium in their final Group F match at the FIFA U-20 World Cup Korea Republic 2017.

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Sun, 28 May 2017 11:59:00 GMT Area=Tournament Section=Competition Kind=Match Summary Tournament=FIFA U-20 World Cup Korea Republic 2017
<![CDATA[USA top Group F, Saudis go through]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Sun, 28 May 2017 11:55:00 GMT Area=Tournament Section=Competition Kind=Match Summary Tournament=FIFA U-20 World Cup Korea Republic 2017<![CDATA[Chicharito top of the Tri]]>http://www.fifa.com/confederationscup/news/y=2017/m=5/news=chicharito-top-of-the-tri-2890037.htmlSun, 28 May 2017 11:00:00 GMT Area=Tournament Section=Competition Kind=News Tournament=FIFA Confederations Cup Russia 2017<![CDATA[20 days to go: Denilson’s golden days]]>http://www.fifa.com/confederationscup/news/y=2017/m=5/news=20-days-to-go-denilson-s-golden-days-2883420.htmlFIFA.com has begun the countdown to the FIFA Confederations Cup Russia 2017, and from now until the start we will share an interesting fact about the tournament every day. Today, we take a look at Denilson’s finest hour.]]>Sun, 28 May 2017 09:28:00 GMT Area=Tournament Section=Competition Kind=100 days to go Tournament=FIFA Confederations Cup Russia 2017<![CDATA[Honduras end on high with Vietnam win]]>http://www.fifa.com/u20worldcup/matches/round=275960/match=300367037/match-report.htmlHonduras ended their FIFA U-20 World Cup Korea Republic 2017 journey on a high note with a 2-0 victory over Vietnam in Jeonju in Group E.

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Sun, 28 May 2017 09:15:00 GMT Area=Tournament Section=Competition Kind=Match Summary Tournament=FIFA U-20 World Cup Korea Republic 2017
<![CDATA[Faultless France through, Kiwis follow]]>http://www.fifa.com/u20worldcup/matches/round=275960/match=300367055/match-report.htmlA spectacular Allan Saint-Maximin brace ensured France finish top of FIFA U-20 World Cup Group E with an unblemished record, following a 2-0 win against New Zealand in Daejeon.

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Sun, 28 May 2017 08:55:00 GMT Area=Tournament Section=Competition Kind=Match Summary Tournament=FIFA U-20 World Cup Korea Republic 2017
<![CDATA[Wilkshire: Russia 2017 can be a springboard for young Australians]]>http://www.fifa.com/confederationscup/news/y=2017/m=5/news=wilkshire-russia-2017-can-be-a-springboard-for-young-australians-2884468.htmlSun, 28 May 2017 08:13:00 GMT Area=Tournament Section=Competition Kind=News Tournament=FIFA Confederations Cup Russia 2017<![CDATA[Korea Republic in pictures]]>http://www.fifa.com/u20worldcup/news/y=2017/m=5/news=korea-republic-in-pictures-2889347.htmlAs the curtain comes down on a fiercely contested FIFA U-20 World Cup group stage, now is the perfect time for visitors to Korea Republic to venture out to see the scenic spots around the host cities. FIFA.com offers a taste of the charming country with a picturesque photo gallery.

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Sun, 28 May 2017 00:00:00 GMT Area=Tournament Section=Destination Kind=News Tournament=FIFA U-20 World Cup Korea Republic 2017
<![CDATA[Pineda playing it cool]]>http://www.fifa.com/u20worldcup/news/y=2017/m=5/news=pineda-playing-it-cool-2889734.htmlAfter playing a pivotal role in sending Costa Rica into the knockout rounds of the FIFA U-20 World Cup, we caught up with man of the hour Erick Pineda, who reflected on a match-winning performance.

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Sat, 27 May 2017 18:04:00 GMT Area=Tournament Section=Competition Kind=News Tournament=FIFA U-20 World Cup Korea Republic 2017
<![CDATA[Dramatic climaxes and progression sealed]]>http://www.fifa.com/u20worldcup/news/y=2017/m=5/news=dramatic-climaxes-and-progression-sealed-2889704.htmlOn the penultimate night of FIFA U-20 World Cup group stage action a glut of teams from Group C and D ensured their names will stay among the contenders as dramatic climaxes sealed progress and heartbreak.

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Sat, 27 May 2017 15:34:00 GMT Area=Tournament Section=Competition Kind=News Tournament=FIFA U-20 World Cup Korea Republic 2017
<![CDATA[Japan come from behind to reach last 16]]>http://www.fifa.com/u20worldcup/matches/round=275960/match=300367052/match-report.htmlSat, 27 May 2017 13:58:00 GMT Area=Tournament Section=Competition Kind=Match Summary Tournament=FIFA U-20 World Cup Korea Republic 2017<![CDATA[Uruguay top group after goalless draw]]>http://www.fifa.com/u20worldcup/matches/round=275960/match=300367051/match-report.htmlUruguay and South Africa played out a goalless draw in their final Group D match in Incheon at the FIFA U-20 World Cup Korea Republic 2017.

 
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Sat, 27 May 2017 13:49:00 GMT Area=Tournament Section=Competition Kind=Match Summary Tournament=FIFA U-20 World Cup Korea Republic 2017
<![CDATA[Faitout Maouassa, France's multi-tasker]]>http://www.fifa.com/u20worldcup/news/y=2017/m=5/news=faitout-maouassa-france-s-multi-tasker-2889594.htmlHaving joined up late with the France squad after contesting the end of the season with Nancy, versatile Faitout Maouassa is relishing the experience of playing at the FIFA U-20 World Cup Korea Republic 2017.

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Sat, 27 May 2017 12:51:00 GMT Area=Tournament Section=Competition Kind=News Tournament=FIFA U-20 World Cup Korea Republic 2017
<![CDATA[Portugal qualify for last 16 after late win]]>http://www.fifa.com/u20worldcup/matches/round=275960/match=300367049/match-report.htmlA late deflected goal helped Portugal edge Iran 2-1 in Group C at the FIFA U-20 World Cup Korea Republic 2017 and send them to the knockout stages.

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Sat, 27 May 2017 11:01:00 GMT Area=Tournament Section=Competition Kind=Match Summary Tournament=FIFA U-20 World Cup Korea Republic 2017
<![CDATA[Dramatic passage clinched by Los Ticos ]]>http://www.fifa.com/u20worldcup/matches/round=275960/match=300367050/match-report.htmlCosta Rica survived a dramatic finale to reach the FIFA U-20 World Cup Round of 16 after they earned a 1-0 win over Group C table-toppers Zambia.

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Sat, 27 May 2017 11:00:00 GMT Area=Tournament Section=Competition Kind=Match Summary Tournament=FIFA U-20 World Cup Korea Republic 2017
<![CDATA[Conrad: I have a lot of respect for eSport champions]]>http://www.fifa.com/interactiveworldcup/news/y=2017/m=5/news=conrad-i-have-a-lot-of-respect-for-esport-champions-2889375.htmlFans of eSports viewing recent broadcasts of FUT Champions competitions are unlikely to have missed commentator Jimmy Conrad. The former USA international reveals his admiration for the mental strength shown by eSport champions.

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Sat, 27 May 2017 10:07:00 GMT Area=Tournament Section=Competition Kind=News Tournament=FIFA Interactive World Cup 2017
<![CDATA[21 days to go: Neymar sets Confederations Cup alight]]>http://www.fifa.com/confederationscup/news/y=2017/m=5/news=21-days-to-go-neymar-sets-confederations-cup-alight-2882750.htmlFIFA.com has begun the countdown to the FIFA Confederations Cup 2017 in Russia, and from now until the start, we will share an interesting fact about the tournament every day. Today, we recall Neymar’s debut appearance at the competition.]]>Sat, 27 May 2017 09:16:00 GMT Area=Tournament Section=Competition Kind=100 days to go Tournament=FIFA Confederations Cup Russia 2017<![CDATA[The Week in Quotes]]>http://www.fifa.com/news/y=2017/m=5/news=the-week-in-quotes-2889170.htmlSat, 27 May 2017 08:15:00 GMT Area=News Centre Section=Week in Quotes Kind=News<![CDATA[For the Klinsmanns, it's a soccer home]]>http://www.fifa.com/u20worldcup/news/y=2017/m=5/news=for-the-klinsmanns-it-s-a-soccer-home-2889192.htmlMoments after witnessing his son's first clean sheet at the FIFA U-20 World Cup Korea Republic 2017, Jurgen Klinsmann spoke with FIFA.com about watching from the sidelines as a father and his impressions of the tournament.

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Sat, 27 May 2017 05:49:00 GMT Area=Tournament Section=Competition Kind=News Tournament=FIFA U-20 World Cup Korea Republic 2017
<![CDATA[Thomas leads new breed of All Whites]]>http://www.fifa.com/confederationscup/news/y=2017/m=5/news=thomas-leads-new-breed-of-all-whites-2888551.htmlFIFA.com hears from New Zealand young gun Ryan Thomas about the All Whites' hopes at next month’s FIFA Confederations Cup, fulfilling childhood dreams, and much more.]]>Fri, 26 May 2017 23:10:00 GMT Area=Tournament Section=Competition Kind=News Tournament=FIFA Confederations Cup Russia 2017<![CDATA[Dzabana: We never thought we'd win the tournament]]>http://www.fifa.com/youthcup/news/y=2017/m=5/news=dzabana-we-never-thought-we-d-win-the-tournament-2888864.htmlFri, 26 May 2017 18:33:00 GMT Area=Tournament Section=Competition Kind=News Tournament=Blue Stars/FIFA Youth Cup 2017<![CDATA[Hosts Russia start Confederations Cup preparations ]]>http://www.fifa.com/confederationscup/news/y=2017/m=5/news=hosts-russia-start-confederations-cup-preparations-2888678.htmlFri, 26 May 2017 17:52:00 GMT Area=Tournament Section=Competition Kind=News Tournament=FIFA Confederations Cup Russia 2017<![CDATA[Gimber: We have to show more]]>http://www.fifa.com/u20worldcup/news/y=2017/m=5/news=gimber-we-have-to-show-more-2889071.htmlGermany earned themselves a FIFA U-20 World Cup lifeline against Vanuatu, picking up their first win of the tournament, but the result was not a cause for celebration from captain Benedikt Gimber.

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Fri, 26 May 2017 16:39:00 GMT Area=Tournament Section=Competition Kind=News Tournament=FIFA U-20 World Cup Korea Republic 2017
<![CDATA[Quartet advance, nervous wait for two giants]]>http://www.fifa.com/u20worldcup/news/y=2017/m=5/news=quartet-advance-nervous-wait-for-two-giants-2889078.htmlAs the door was closed on the first two groups of the FIFA U-20 World Cup Korea Republic 2017, England and Venezuela sat pretty in top spot, while Argentina and Germany face an anxious couple of days.

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Fri, 26 May 2017 15:21:00 GMT Area=Tournament Section=Competition Kind=News Tournament=FIFA U-20 World Cup Korea Republic 2017
<![CDATA[World Cup construction continues as Confed Cup draws near]]>http://www.fifa.com/worldcup/news/y=2017/m=5/news=world-cup-construction-continues-as-confed-cup-draws-near-2888980.htmlAs the 2018 FIFA World Cup Russia™ draws closer, construction on all the tournament's stadiums continues apace. Every month FIFA.com updates fans on how progress is going.

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Fri, 26 May 2017 14:26:00 GMT Area=Tournament Section=LOC Kind=News Tournament=2018 FIFA World Cup Russia (TM)
<![CDATA[Young Lions upset hosts to top group]]>http://www.fifa.com/u20worldcup/matches/round=275960/match=300367063/match-report.htmlEngland edged Korea Republic 1-0 thanks to a Kieran Dowell goal to finish top of Group A at the FIFA U-20 World Cup Korea Republic 2017.

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Fri, 26 May 2017 14:06:00 GMT Area=Tournament Section=Competition Kind=Match Summary Tournament=FIFA U-20 World Cup Korea Republic 2017
<![CDATA[Five-star win gives Argentina hope]]>http://www.fifa.com/u20worldcup/matches/round=275960/match=300367047/match-report.htmlFri, 26 May 2017 13:59:00 GMT Area=Tournament Section=Competition Kind=Match Summary Tournament=FIFA U-20 World Cup Korea Republic 2017<![CDATA[Venezuela edge Mexico to win group]]>http://www.fifa.com/u20worldcup/matches/round=275960/match=300367035/match-report.htmlVenezuela edged Mexico 1-0 at the Suwon World Cup Stadium to finish in first place in Group B at the FIFA U-20 World Cup Korea Republic 2017.

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Fri, 26 May 2017 11:04:00 GMT Area=Tournament Section=Competition Kind=Match Summary Tournament=FIFA U-20 World Cup Korea Republic 2017
<![CDATA[Germany win, but must wait]]>http://www.fifa.com/u20worldcup/matches/round=275960/match=300367034/match-report.htmlFri, 26 May 2017 10:55:00 GMT Area=Tournament Section=Competition Kind=Match Summary Tournament=FIFA U-20 World Cup Korea Republic 2017<![CDATA[22 days to go: Summer in Moscow awaits]]>http://www.fifa.com/confederationscup/news/y=2017/m=5/news=22-days-to-go-summer-in-moscow-awaits-2882748.htmlFIFA.com has begun the countdown to the FIFA Confederations Cup 2017 in Russia, and from now until the start, we will share an interesting fact about the tournament every day. Today, we focus on the Russian capital, which is hosting four matches including the third-place play-off.]]>Fri, 26 May 2017 09:53:00 GMT Area=Tournament Section=Competition Kind=100 days to go Tournament=FIFA Confederations Cup Russia 2017<![CDATA[A cannon, a boot and faith in youth]]>http://www.fifa.com/news/y=2017/m=5/news=a-cannon-a-boot-and-faith-in-youth-2888369.htmlFIFA.com's latest stats review, along with an astonishing average attendance and some supersonic sprint finishes for scoring prizes.]]>Fri, 26 May 2017 09:38:00 GMT Area=News Centre Section=Week in Stats Kind=News<![CDATA[Malepe looking at the bigger picture]]>http://www.fifa.com/u20worldcup/news/y=2017/m=5/news=malepe-looking-at-the-bigger-picture-2888516.htmlAhead of their must-win game against Uruguay at the FIFA U-20 World Cup Korea Republic 2017, Amajita captain Repo Malepe speaks with FIFA.com about the bigger picture for South African football.

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Fri, 26 May 2017 05:51:00 GMT Area=Tournament Section=Competition Kind=News Tournament=FIFA U-20 World Cup Korea Republic 2017
<![CDATA[The Peiravani football fratenity]]>http://www.fifa.com/u20worldcup/news/y=2017/m=5/news=the-peiravani-football-fratenity-2887808.htmlFri, 26 May 2017 03:22:00 GMT Area=Tournament Section=Competition Kind=News Tournament=FIFA U-20 World Cup Korea Republic 2017<![CDATA[Lyon take home first title on debut]]>http://www.fifa.com/youthcup/news/y=2017/m=5/news=lyon-take-home-first-title-on-debut-2888476.htmlThu, 25 May 2017 21:20:00 GMT Area=Tournament Section=Competition Kind=News Tournament=Blue Stars/FIFA Youth Cup 2017<![CDATA[Bevan: It feels like I’m dreaming]]>http://www.fifa.com/u20worldcup/news/y=2017/m=5/news=bevan-it-feels-like-i-m-dreaming-2888443.htmlThu, 25 May 2017 16:51:00 GMT Area=Tournament Section=Competition Kind=News Tournament=FIFA U-20 World Cup Korea Republic 2017<![CDATA[Debutants Lyon win Blue Stars title ]]>http://www.fifa.com/youthcup/news/y=2017/m=5/news=debutants-lyon-win-blue-stars-title-2888411.htmlThu, 25 May 2017 16:48:00 GMT Area=Tournament Section=Competition Kind=News Tournament=Blue Stars/FIFA Youth Cup 2017<![CDATA[Guevara thrilled with new Venezuelan league]]>http://www.fifa.com/development/news/y=2017/m=5/news=guevara-thrilled-with-new-venezuelan-league-2888078.htmlThu, 25 May 2017 16:35:00 GMT Area=Football Development Section=Women Kind=News<![CDATA[A tight race and some tremendous strikes]]>http://www.fifa.com/u20worldcup/news/y=2017/m=5/news=a-tight-race-and-some-tremendous-strikes-2888354.html​As the final eight teams completed their second batch of FIFA U-20 World Cup games, groups E and F served up a fine selection of goals and teed up some impending drama, while France booked their next round spot.

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Thu, 25 May 2017 15:29:00 GMT Area=Tournament Section=Competition Kind=News Tournament=FIFA U-20 World Cup Korea Republic 2017
<![CDATA[Wonder goal or fluke? Ronaldinho’s 2002 strike remembered ]]>http://www.fifa.com/worldcup/news/y=2017/m=5/news=wonder-goal-or-fluke-ronaldinho-s-2002-strike-remembered-2887509.html FIFA.com will be highlighting a classic FIFA World Cup image. We continue with a look back to Ronaldinho’s much-debated free-kick winner against England in 2002.]]>Thu, 25 May 2017 14:22:00 GMT Area=Tournament Section=Competition Kind=News Tournament=2018 FIFA World Cup Russia (TM)<![CDATA[Bevan belter boosts Kiwi knockout hopes]]>http://www.fifa.com/u20worldcup/matches/round=275960/match=300367075/match-report.htmlA Myer Bevan screamer set New Zealand on the way to a convincing 3-1 win over Honduras to boost their chances of reaching the FIFA U-20 World Cup Korea Republic 2017 knockout stages.

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Thu, 25 May 2017 13:57:00 GMT Area=Tournament Section=Competition Kind=Match Summary Tournament=FIFA U-20 World Cup Korea Republic 2017
<![CDATA[Sargent sends USA top of group]]>http://www.fifa.com/u20worldcup/matches/round=275960/match=300367040/match-report.htmlThu, 25 May 2017 13:50:00 GMT Area=Tournament Section=Competition Kind=Match Summary Tournament=FIFA U-20 World Cup Korea Republic 2017<![CDATA[Ambitious South Sudan rising fast]]>http://www.fifa.com/fifa-world-ranking/news/y=2017/m=5/news=ambitious-south-sudan-rising-fast-2888447.htmlThu, 25 May 2017 13:30:00 GMT Area=World Ranking Section=Men Ranking Kind=News<![CDATA[Captain Cook bounces back for England]]>http://www.fifa.com/u20worldcup/news/y=2017/m=5/news=captain-cook-bounces-back-2888018.htmlEngland skipper Lewis Cook speaks about recovering from an injury-ravaged season at Bouremouth to star for his country at the FIFA U-20 World Cup.

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Thu, 25 May 2017 11:32:00 GMT Area=Tournament Section=Competition Kind=News Tournament=FIFA U-20 World Cup Korea Republic 2017
<![CDATA[France coast into next round]]>http://www.fifa.com/u20worldcup/matches/round=275960/match=300367076/match-report.htmlThu, 25 May 2017 10:59:00 GMT Area=Tournament Section=Competition Kind=Match Summary Tournament=FIFA U-20 World Cup Korea Republic 2017<![CDATA[Alyami brace guides Saudi Arabia past Ecuador]]>http://www.fifa.com/u20worldcup/matches/round=275960/match=300367041/match-report.htmlThu, 25 May 2017 10:54:00 GMT Area=Tournament Section=Competition Kind=Match Summary Tournament=FIFA U-20 World Cup Korea Republic 2017<![CDATA[23 days to go: When Turkey knocked out Brazil]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=FIFA.com has begun the countdown to the FIFA Confederations Cup 2017 in Russia, and from now until the start, we will share an interesting fact about the tournament every day. Today, we look back on Turkey’s solitary appearance at the competition.]]>Thu, 25 May 2017 10:01:00 GMT Area=Tournament Section=Competition Kind=100 days to go Tournament=FIFA Confederations Cup Russia 2017<![CDATA[Newcomers Lyon and FC Zurich impress]]>http://www.fifa.com/youthcup/news/y=2017/m=5/news=newcomers-lyon-and-fc-zurich-impress-2887828.htmlFIFA.com rounds up the action from Day 1 at the Blue Stars/FIFA Youth Cup 2017 in Zurich.

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Thu, 25 May 2017 08:59:00 GMT Area=Tournament Section=Competition Kind=News Tournament=Blue Stars/FIFA Youth Cup 2017
<![CDATA[Ronaldo’s lasting legacy on show in Korea Republic]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=For fans of a certain age, Brazil's Ronaldo was an icon of the game, but, for a new generation, some have a very different - and altogether more personal - relationship with him, as the FIFA U-20 World Cup has revealed.

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Thu, 25 May 2017 08:50:00 GMT Area=Tournament Section=Competition Kind=News Tournament=FIFA U-20 World Cup Korea Republic 2017
<![CDATA[Continental champions stay strong, Italy revived]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Wed, 24 May 2017 17:29:00 GMT Area=Tournament Section=Competition Kind=News Tournament=FIFA U-20 World Cup Korea Republic 2017