<![CDATA[FIFA.com]]>http://www.fifa.com/index.htmlenCopyright ©1994 - 2014 FIFA. All rights reservedTue, 07 Jul 2015 23:01:00 GMTTue, 07 Jul 2015 23:34:44 GMTFIFA.comFIFA.comhttp://www.fifa.com/imgml/rssheader.gif http://www.fifa.com/index.html13928FIFA.com RSS<![CDATA[Gerrard gearing up for Galaxy debut]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Former Liverpool captain Steven Gerrard admitted he admired the "aggressive" approach that brought him to Los Angeles Galaxy and said he is raring to get going at his new club.

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Tue, 07 Jul 2015 23:01:00 GMT Area=World Match Centre Section=Club Football Kind=News Tournament=MLS 2015
<![CDATA[Lampard: I'm lucky to play alongside Pirlo and Villa]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Tue, 07 Jul 2015 21:49:00 GMT Area=World Match Centre Section=Club Football Kind=News Tournament=MLS 2015 <![CDATA[Vietto agrees to Atletico deal]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Atletico Madrid have agreed a deal to sign Luciano Vietto from Spanish La Liga rivals Villarreal. The 21-year-old Argentinian will sign a six-year deal, with Atletico reportedly paying €20m to bring him west.

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Tue, 07 Jul 2015 21:07:00 GMT Area=World Match Centre Section=Club Football Kind=News Tournament=Liga BBVA 2014/2015
<![CDATA[Dunga: We all have to improve]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=On the first anniversary of the 7-1 FIFA World Cup™ semi-final hammering by Germany, coach Dunga admits that Brazil face a hard climb back from an epic humiliation that provoked nationwide soul-searching.

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Tue, 07 Jul 2015 20:06:00 GMT Area=World Match Centre Section=National Teams Kind=News
<![CDATA[Palmacci: Russia have forced everyone to change]]>http://www.fifa.com/beachsoccerworldcup/news/y=2015/m=7/news=palmacci-russia-have-forced-everyone-to-change-2661782.htmlFIFA.com about Italy's progression into a beach soccer power, while coach Massimiliano Esposito discusses the side's strengths and hopes at Portugal 2015.]]>Tue, 07 Jul 2015 18:58:00 GMT Area=Tournament Section=Competition Kind=News Tournament=FIFA Beach Soccer World Cup Portugal 2015<![CDATA[Juve exercise right to buy back Zaza]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Tue, 07 Jul 2015 17:50:00 GMT Area=World Match Centre Section=Club Football Kind=News<![CDATA[Bakkali: It's a great step to join Valencia]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Tue, 07 Jul 2015 14:21:00 GMT Area=World Match Centre Section=Club Football Kind=News<![CDATA[Favourites, shocks and stars]]>http://www.fifa.com/beachsoccerworldcup/news/y=2015/m=7/news=favourites-shocks-and-stars-2661737.htmlFIFA.com answers those questions and more.]]>Tue, 07 Jul 2015 12:41:00 GMT Area=Tournament Section=Competition Kind=News Tournament=FIFA Beach Soccer World Cup Portugal 2015<![CDATA[Remembering South Africa's great all-rounder]]>http://www.fifa.com/classicfootball/history/news/newsid=2661592/index.html?cid=rssfeed&att=FIFA.com remembers the amazing life of South African Darius Dhlomo, who was a professional footballer in Europe as well as an activist, a singer and a championship boxer.]]>Tue, 07 Jul 2015 11:58:00 GMT Area=Classic Section=History Kind=News<![CDATA[Allegri agrees new deal with Juventus]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Tue, 07 Jul 2015 10:51:00 GMT Area=World Match Centre Section=Club Football Kind=News Tournament=Serie A TIM 2014/2015<![CDATA[Much more to come in 2015]]>http://www.fifa.com/world-match-centre/news/newsid/266/176/2/index.html?cid=rssfeed&att=Despite an action packed six spectacular months of football already in the books in 2015, the second half of the year is promising to be equally exciting with the FIFA Beach Soccer World Cup next to kick-off later this week.

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Tue, 07 Jul 2015 10:18:00 GMT Area=World Match Centre Section=General Kind=News
<![CDATA[Preliminary Draw Show to be presented by Natalia Vodianova and Dmitry Shepelev]]>http://www.fifa.com/worldcup/news/y=2015/m=7/news=preliminary-draw-show-to-be-presented-by-natalia-vodianova-and-dmitry--2661649.htmlTue, 07 Jul 2015 10:15:00 GMT Area=Tournament Section=Competition Kind=News Tournament=2018 FIFA World Cup Russia (TM)<![CDATA[Developing the next generation of female leaders in football ]]>http://www.fifa.com/development/news/y=2015/m=7/news=developing-the-next-generation-of-female-leaders-in-football-2661672.htmlTue, 07 Jul 2015 10:12:00 GMT Area=Football Development Section=Women Kind=News<![CDATA[McArthur signs new deal at Crystal Palace]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Tue, 07 Jul 2015 09:41:00 GMT Area=World Match Centre Section=Club Football Kind=News Tournament=Barclays Premier League 2015/2016<![CDATA[A host of inspiring ideas for a better future]]>http://www.fifa.com/development/news/y=2015/m=7/news=a-host-of-inspiring-ideas-for-a-better-future-2661483.htmlTue, 07 Jul 2015 00:38:00 GMT Area=Football Development Section=Women Kind=News<![CDATA[Watford break club transfer record with Capoue signing]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Newly-promoted English Premier League side Watford have broken their transfer record to sign France midfielder Etienne Capoue from Tottenham Hotspur, the club announced on their official website Monday. The Hornets have secured the seven-times capped French international on a four-year contract after he made just 24 league appearances at White Hart Lane since arriving in 2013.

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Mon, 06 Jul 2015 21:26:00 GMT Area=World Match Centre Section=Club Football Kind=News Tournament=Barclays Premier League 2015/2016
<![CDATA[Turan joins Barça]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Barcelona have signed Turkey captain Arda Turan on a five-year contract from Atletico Madrid for an initial fee of €34m. The 28-year-old midfielder was reportedly the target of English Premier League champions Chelsea, but instead Turan is swapping Atleti for treble-winners Barça.

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Mon, 06 Jul 2015 20:36:00 GMT Area=World Match Centre Section=Club Football Kind=News Tournament=Liga BBVA 2014/2015
<![CDATA[Champagne celebrations]]>http://www.fifa.com/womensworldcup/news/y=2015/m=7/news=champagne-celebrations-2661553.htmlFIFA.com delivers you a football-related photo you won't be able to resist paying a second glance to. This week's shows USA celebrating a Canadian conquest inside their locker room.]]>Mon, 06 Jul 2015 20:28:00 GMT Area=News Centre Section=Super Snap Kind=News Tournament=FIFA Women's World Cup Canada 2015<![CDATA[Pirlo completes New York switch]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Mon, 06 Jul 2015 16:27:00 GMT Area=World Match Centre Section=Club Football Kind=News Tournament=MLS 2015 <![CDATA[Rennes recruit Mendes]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Portugal defender Pedro Mendes, who spent time at Real Madrid earlier in his career, has joined French top-flight outfit Rennes on a four-year deal, the Breton club announced on Monday.

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Mon, 06 Jul 2015 16:24:00 GMT Area=World Match Centre Section=Club Football Kind=News Tournament=Ligue 1 2015/2016
<![CDATA[A tournament that broke all records]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=FIFA.com reviews the tournament.]]>Mon, 06 Jul 2015 15:34:00 GMT Area=Tournament Section=Competition Kind=News Tournament=FIFA Women's World Cup Canada 2015<![CDATA[Goal of the Tournament: YOU decide!]]>http://www.fifa.com/womensworldcup/news/y=2015/m=7/news=goal-of-the-tournament-you-decide-2661399.htmlMon, 06 Jul 2015 14:46:00 GMT Area=Tournament Section=Competition Kind=News Tournament=FIFA Women's World Cup Canada 2015<![CDATA[Nani signs for Fener]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Mon, 06 Jul 2015 14:07:00 GMT Area=World Match Centre Section=Club Football Kind=News Tournament=Spor Toto Süper Lig 2014/2015<![CDATA[Hunt on for CONCACAF crown]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Mon, 06 Jul 2015 13:59:00 GMT Area=World Match Centre Section=National Teams Kind=News Tournament=CONCACAF Gold Cup 2015<![CDATA[The Beach Soccer World Cup in numbers]]>http://www.fifa.com/beachsoccerworldcup/news/y=2015/m=7/news=the-beach-soccer-world-cup-in-numbers-2661529.htmlFIFA.com has picked out eight numbers from the tournament's history books ahead of the big kick-off on 9 July.]]>Mon, 06 Jul 2015 12:45:00 GMT Area=Tournament Section=Competition Kind=News Tournament=FIFA Beach Soccer World Cup Portugal 2015<![CDATA[Klose: Never say never on Germany comeback]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Mon, 06 Jul 2015 11:12:00 GMT Area=World Match Centre Section=National Teams Kind=News<![CDATA[Guinea ensure unhappy homecoming for Liberia]]>http://www.fifa.com/world-match-centre/news/newsid/266/153/0/index.html?cid=rssfeed&att=Mon, 06 Jul 2015 10:41:00 GMT Area=World Match Centre Section=National Teams Kind=News<![CDATA[Belchior: It’s a dream come true ]]>http://www.fifa.com/beachsoccerworldcup/news/y=2015/m=7/news=belchior-it-s-a-dream-come-true-2661459.htmlFIFA.com of his excitement ahead of the FIFA Beach Soccer World Cup Portugal 2015 and the challenge awaiting the host nation. ]]>Mon, 06 Jul 2015 10:15:00 GMT Area=Tournament Section=Competition Kind=News Tournament=FIFA Beach Soccer World Cup Portugal 2015<![CDATA[Handshake for Peace, for friendship and for solidarity]]>http://www.fifa.com/sustainability/news/y=2015/m=7/news=the-handshake-for-peace-a-simple-but-strong-message-of-friendship-and--2660128.htmlThe FIFA U-20 World Cup New Zealand 2015™ and FIFA Women’s World Cup Canada 2015™ provided strong platforms for communicating the Handshake for Peace message to fans the world over.

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Mon, 06 Jul 2015 10:03:00 GMT Area=Social Section=General Kind=News
<![CDATA[US savour perfect 4th of July after-party ]]>http://www.fifa.com/womensworldcup/news/y=2015/m=7/news=us-savour-perfect-4th-of-july-after-party-2661410.htmlMon, 06 Jul 2015 08:37:00 GMT Area=Tournament Section=Competition Kind=News Tournament=FIFA Women's World Cup Canada 2015<![CDATA[Lloyd: It’s a historic performance]]>http://www.fifa.com/womensworldcup/news/y=2015/m=7/news=lloyd-it-s-a-historic-performance-2661409.htmlCarli Lloyd, USA's heroine in the FIFA Women's World Cup Final, spoke to ​FIFA.com ​after her quickfire hat-trick helped her country to a stunning victory, and saw her end up with the adidas Golden Ball and adidas Silver Boot.

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Mon, 06 Jul 2015 07:31:00 GMT Area=Tournament Section=Competition Kind=Interview Tournament=FIFA Women's World Cup Canada 2015
<![CDATA[Lloyd, Solo and Sasic lead the way]]>http://www.fifa.com/womensworldcup/news/y=2015/m=7/news=lloyd-and-sasic-lead-the-way-2661396.htmlMon, 06 Jul 2015 05:41:00 GMT Area=Tournament Section=Competition Kind=News Tournament=FIFA Women's World Cup Canada 2015<![CDATA[Solo: The greatest moment of my career]]>http://www.fifa.com/womensworldcup/news/y=2015/m=7/news=solo-the-greatest-moment-of-my-career-2661395.htmlMon, 06 Jul 2015 05:34:00 GMT Area=Tournament Section=Competition Kind=News Tournament=FIFA Women's World Cup Canada 2015<![CDATA[Gremio, Atletico Mineiro leapfrog Recife]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Mon, 06 Jul 2015 05:04:00 GMT Area=World Match Centre Section=Club Football Kind=News Tournament=Série A 2015 <![CDATA[Pride and pain for dethroned queens]]>http://www.fifa.com/womensworldcup/news/y=2015/m=7/news=pride-and-lament-for-dethroned-queens-2661343.htmlMon, 06 Jul 2015 04:51:00 GMT Area=Tournament Section=Competition Kind=News Tournament=FIFA Women's World Cup Canada 2015<![CDATA[Buchanan receives Hyundai Young Player Award]]>http://www.fifa.com/womensworldcup/news/y=2015/m=7/news=buchanan-named-hyundai-best-young-player-2661332.htmlKadeisha Buchanan has been given the Hyundai Young Player Award of the FIFA Women’s World Cup Canada 2015. She becomes the second recipient of the prestigious award, following in the footsteps of Australia’s Caitlin Foord, who earned the accolade at Germany 2011

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Mon, 06 Jul 2015 04:49:00 GMT Area=Tournament Section=Best Young Player Kind=News Tournament=FIFA Women's World Cup Canada 2015
<![CDATA[Obama leads praise for US heroines]]>http://www.fifa.com/womensworldcup/news/y=2015/m=7/news=obama-leads-praise-for-us-heroines-2661423.htmlMon, 06 Jul 2015 03:45:00 GMT Area=Tournament Section=Competition Kind=News Tournament=FIFA Women's World Cup Canada 2015<![CDATA[Sasic: I would change this award for team success]]>http://www.fifa.com/womensworldcup/news/y=2015/m=7/news=sasic-i-would-change-this-award-for-team-success-2661140.htmlThough disappointed with defeat against England in the Match for Third Place, Golden Boot winner Celia Sasic spoke with FIFA.com before departing Canada about her views on the tournament, Germany’s performances and claiming her place among the goalscoring greats.

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Mon, 06 Jul 2015 02:08:00 GMT Area=Tournament Section=Competition Kind=News Tournament=FIFA Women's World Cup Canada 2015
<![CDATA[Lloyd-inspired USA crowned in style]]>http://www.fifa.com/womensworldcup/matches/round=268012/match=300269506/match-report.htmlMon, 06 Jul 2015 01:50:00 GMT Area=Tournament Section=Competition Kind=Match Summary Tournament=FIFA Women's World Cup Canada 2015<![CDATA[England revels in milestone moment]]>http://www.fifa.com/womensworldcup/news/y=2015/m=7/news=england-revels-in-milestone-moment-2661119.htmlSun, 05 Jul 2015 20:07:00 GMT Area=Tournament Section=Competition Kind=News Tournament=FIFA Women's World Cup Canada 2015<![CDATA[Relive the FIFA Women's Football Symposium]]>http://www.fifa.com/development/news/y=2015/m=7/news=6th-fifa-women-s-football-symposium-live-on-fifa-com-2660410.htmlAhead of the final of the FIFA Women's World Cup Canada 2015, the sixth FIFA Women’s Football Symposium took place from 3-5 July in Vancouver, Canada. The whole event was streamed live on FIFA.com and you can now watch a recording of the symposium now that it has concluded.

 
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Sun, 05 Jul 2015 17:08:00 GMT Area=Football Development Section=Women Kind=News
<![CDATA[Guangzhou smash seven, Shanghai SIPG win]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Sun, 05 Jul 2015 16:23:00 GMT Area=World Match Centre Section=Club Football Kind=News Tournament=Chinese Super League 2015 <![CDATA[One drought ends, another continues]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=FIFA.com looks back at the 2015 Copa America, where hosts Chile triumphed to earn their first ever invitation to the FIFA Confederations Cup, while other predictions and surprises came to light just months before the long road to Russia 2018 begins.

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Sun, 05 Jul 2015 15:40:00 GMT Area=World Match Centre Section=National Teams Kind=News Tournament=Copa América 2015
<![CDATA[Jeonbuk edge thriller, Jeonnam into third]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=A last-minute winner from Lee Dong-gook helped reigning champions Jeonbuk Motors edge a seven-goal thriller against Daejeon Citizen to go seven points clear at the top of the K-League Classic.

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Sun, 05 Jul 2015 14:10:00 GMT Area=World Match Centre Section=Club Football Kind=News Tournament=K-League Classic 2015
<![CDATA[Familiar foes primed for Vancouver rematch]]>http://www.fifa.com/womensworldcup/matches/round=268012/match=300269506/preview.htmlFIFA.com previews the action.]]>Sun, 05 Jul 2015 11:47:00 GMT Area=Tournament Section=Competition Kind=Match Preview Tournament=FIFA Women's World Cup Canada 2015<![CDATA[Happy Birthday to you!]]>http://www.fifa.com/news/y=2015/m=7/news=happy-birthday-to-you-2661055.htmlOur weekly birthday review takes in a USA star, a FIFA World Cup finalist and a World Cup winner, a historic Saudi and a legendary Mexican forward.

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Sun, 05 Jul 2015 11:30:00 GMT Area=News Centre Section=Birthdays Kind=News
<![CDATA[Friends, fun and finesse whet the appetite]]>http://www.fifa.com/beachsoccerworldcup/news/y=2015/m=7/news=friends-fun-and-finesse-whet-the-appetite-2661074.htmlJust days before the big kick-off on 9 July, fans flocked to the Praia da Baia stadium in Espinho to cheer on players and celebrities in a game between Madjer’s friends and Vitor Baia’s friends.

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Sun, 05 Jul 2015 11:10:00 GMT Area=Tournament Section=Competition Kind=News Tournament=FIFA Beach Soccer World Cup Portugal 2015
<![CDATA[Keshi dismissed, Amodu hired]]>http://www.fifa.com/world-match-centre/news/newsid/266/107/6/index.html?cid=rssfeed&att=The two-year contract of Nigeria coach Stephen Keshi has been terminated because "he lacks the required commitment" and Shuaibu Amodu will replace him with immediate effect.

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Sun, 05 Jul 2015 09:26:00 GMT Area=World Match Centre Section=National Teams Kind=News
<![CDATA[Keane stars as Gerrard unveiled, Orlando draw]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Los Angeles Galaxy introduced new signing Steven Gerrard to their crowd on Independence Day, but Robbie Keane re-asserted his star billing with a hat-trick in a 4-0 win over Toronto FC.

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Sun, 05 Jul 2015 06:31:00 GMT Area=World Match Centre Section=Club Football Kind=News Tournament=MLS 2015
<![CDATA[Mascherano: I can't explain it]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Sun, 05 Jul 2015 00:44:00 GMT Area=World Match Centre Section=National Teams Kind=News Tournament=Copa América 2015<![CDATA[Chile make history with Copa triumph]]>http://www.fifa.com/world-match-centre/copaamerica/news/newsid/266/092/6/index.html?cid=rssfeed&att=Chile secured their first Copa America after securing a 4-1 win on penalties over Argentina in front of a delighted home crowd in Santiago.

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Sun, 05 Jul 2015 00:19:00 GMT Area=World Match Centre Section=National Teams Kind=News Tournament=Copa América 2015