<![CDATA[FIFA.com]]>http://www.fifa.com/index.htmlenCopyright ©1994 - 2015 FIFA. All rights reservedSun, 25 Sep 2016 19:17:00 GMTSun, 25 Sep 2016 19:17:51 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=2016/m=9/news=ca-se-passe-cette-semaine-sur-fifa-com-2836698-2836707.htmlFIFA.com will be serving up in the coming days.]]>Sun, 25 Sep 2016 19:17:00 GMT Area=News Centre Section=News centre Kind=News<![CDATA[Iran and Japan qualify for India 2017]]>http://www.fifa.com/u17worldcup/news/y=2016/m=9/news=iran-the-first-to-qualify-for-india-2836702.htmlSun, 25 Sep 2016 14:20:00 GMT Area=Tournament Section=Competition Kind=News Tournament=FIFA U-17 World Cup India 2017<![CDATA[No excuses from sanguine Sedano]]>http://www.fifa.com/futsalworldcup/news/y=2016/m=9/news=no-excuses-from-sanguine-sedano-2836697.htmlSun, 25 Sep 2016 14:15:00 GMT Area=Tournament Section=Competition Kind=News Tournament=FIFA Futsal World Cup Colombia 2016<![CDATA[Joao Matos, Portugal's bearded wonder ]]>http://www.fifa.com/futsalworldcup/news/y=2016/m=9/news=joao-matos-portugal-s-bearded-wonder-2836688.htmlSun, 25 Sep 2016 08:20:00 GMT Area=Tournament Section=Competition Kind=News Tournament=FIFA Futsal World Cup Colombia 2016<![CDATA[Russia and Iran reach semis on day of revenge and drama]]>http://www.fifa.com/futsalworldcup/news/y=2016/m=9/news=russia-and-iran-reach-semis-on-day-of-revenge-and-drama-2836691.htmlSun, 25 Sep 2016 08:15:00 GMT Area=Tournament Section=Competition Kind=News Tournament=FIFA Futsal World Cup Colombia 2016<![CDATA[Happy Birthday to you!]]>http://www.fifa.com/news/y=2016/m=9/news=happy-birthday-to-you-2836683.htmlFIFA.com presents you with some of the biggest names in football who will be celebrating their birthdays over the coming week.]]>Sun, 25 Sep 2016 07:39:00 GMT Area=News Centre Section=Birthdays Kind=News<![CDATA[Egypt’s Elashwal training his sights on Argentina]]>http://www.fifa.com/futsalworldcup/news/y=2016/m=9/news=egypt-s-elashwal-training-his-sights-on-argentina-2836464.htmlEgypt forward Abdelrahman Elashwal speaks with FIFA.com about the joy of knocking out Italy in the Round of 16 at the FIFA Futsal World Cup Colombia 2016 and the upcoming quarter-final meeting with Argentina.

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Sun, 25 Sep 2016 02:22:00 GMT Area=Tournament Section=Competition Kind=News Tournament=FIFA Futsal World Cup Colombia 2016
<![CDATA[Cuzzolino: Argentina will be stronger]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Argentina's Leandro Cuzzolino speaks with FIFA.com about his relief and elation of scoring his match-winning penalty kick that took the Albiceleste to the quarter-finals of the FIFA Futsal World Cup Colombia 2016. 

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Sun, 25 Sep 2016 01:58:00 GMT Area=Tournament Section=Competition Kind=News Tournament=FIFA Futsal World Cup Colombia 2016
<![CDATA[Eder, Chishkala help Russia see off Spain]]>http://www.fifa.com/futsalworldcup/matches/round=276098/match=300357675/match-report.htmlRussia barged past Spain 6-2 in Cali to book their place into the FIFA Fustal World Cup Colombia 2016 final four in a dominant display, with Eder Lima and Ivan Chishkala both bagging braces.

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Sun, 25 Sep 2016 01:44:00 GMT Area=Tournament Section=Competition Kind=Match Summary Tournament=FIFA Futsal World Cup Colombia 2016
<![CDATA[When Korea Republic thrilled Beckham and made history]]>http://www.fifa.com/u17womensworldcup/news/y=2016/m=9/news=when-korea-republic-thrilled-beckham-and-made-history-2836177.html FIFA.com about their victory and the reaction it produced.]]>Sun, 25 Sep 2016 00:31:00 GMT Area=Tournament Section=Competition Kind=News Tournament=FIFA U-17 Women's World Cup Jordan 2016<![CDATA[Drama as Iran clinch win at the death]]>http://www.fifa.com/futsalworldcup/matches/round=276098/match=300357654/match-report.htmlIran clinched a FIFA Futsal World Cup semi-final place for the first time since 1992 as Ahmed Esmailpour struck deep into extra time to see off Paraguay 4-3 in an incredible climax during Bucaramanga’s final game of the FIFA Futsal World Cup Colombia 2016.

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Sat, 24 Sep 2016 23:51:00 GMT Area=Tournament Section=Competition Kind=Match Summary Tournament=FIFA Futsal World Cup Colombia 2016
<![CDATA[Seven reasons why you will love FIFA 17]]>http://www.fifa.com/interactiveworldcup/news/y=2016/m=9/news=seven-reasons-why-you-will-love-fifa-17-2836399.htmlAhead of its 29 September release, FIFA.com reveals seven reasons why you are sure to love the innovate latest edition of the FIFA video game series, FIFA 17.

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Sat, 24 Sep 2016 18:41:00 GMT Area=Tournament Section=Competition Kind=News Tournament=FIFA Interactive World Cup 2016
<![CDATA[All in the details for superstitious Chilavert ]]>http://www.fifa.com/futsalworldcup/news/y=2016/m=9/news=all-in-the-details-for-superstitious-chilavert-2836368.htmlFIFA.com caught up with Paraguay boss Carlos Chilavert ahead of his side's FIFA Futsal World Cup meet with Iran, who is expecting a tightly-contested quarter-final encounter against Team Melli.  

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Sat, 24 Sep 2016 09:34:00 GMT Area=Tournament Section=Competition Kind=News Tournament=FIFA Futsal World Cup Colombia 2016
<![CDATA[Gustavo, Russia's Petr Cech]]>http://www.fifa.com/futsalworldcup/news/y=2016/m=9/news=gustavo-russia-s-petr-cech-2836366.htmlAlthough Gustavo’s luminous shirt already helps him stand out from the rest of the Russia team, it is his numerous impressive saves – and headgear – that have caught the eye at the FIFA Futsal World Cup Colombia 2016.

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Sat, 24 Sep 2016 08:41:00 GMT Area=Tournament Section=Competition Kind=News Tournament=FIFA Futsal World Cup Colombia 2016
<![CDATA[The Week in Quotes]]>http://www.fifa.com/news/y=2016/m=9/news=the-week-in-quotes-2835080.htmlFIFA.com rounds-up the best quotes from the past week in world football, with sound bites from Falcao, Gary Neville, Carli Lloyd, Walter Mazzarri, Claude Makelele and Wayne Rooney.]]>Sat, 24 Sep 2016 06:55:00 GMT Area=News Centre Section=Week in Quotes Kind=News<![CDATA[Another Futsal World Cup legacy: training the coaches]]>http://www.fifa.com/futsalworldcup/news/y=2016/m=9/news=another-futsal-world-cup-legacy-training-the-coaches-2836328.htmlFri, 23 Sep 2016 21:17:00 GMT Area=Tournament Section=Competition Kind=News Tournament=FIFA Futsal World Cup Colombia 2016<![CDATA[Football tricks on the largest screen in the world]]>http://www.fifa.com/worldcup/news/y=2016/m=9/news=football-tricks-on-the-largest-screen-in-the-world-2836213.htmlFri, 23 Sep 2016 21:07:00 GMT Area=Tournament Section=Competition Kind=News Tournament=2018 FIFA World Cup Russia (TM)<![CDATA[Cat, tiger and wolf unveiled: 2018 mascot race is on]]>http://www.fifa.com/worldcup/news/y=2016/m=9/news=cat-tiger-and-wolf-unveiled-2018-mascot-race-is-on-2836196.htmlRussian fans can now vote for their favourite character to be the Official Mascot for the 2018 FIFA World Cup.

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Fri, 23 Sep 2016 18:58:00 GMT Area=Tournament Section=Mascot Kind=News Tournament=2018 FIFA World Cup Russia (TM)
<![CDATA[FIFA hosts Referee Seminar for FIFA World Cup and FIFA Women’s World Cup hopefuls]]>http://www.fifa.com/development/news/y=2016/m=9/news=fifa-hosts-referee-seminar-for-fifa-world-cup-and-fifa-women-s-world-c-2835902.htmlFrom 19-23 September 72 referees & assistant referees from across Europe gathered at the Home of FIFA to attend a five-day referee seminar for prospective UEFA candidates for the 2018 FIFA World Cup Russia and FIFA Women’s World Cup France 2019. 

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Fri, 23 Sep 2016 16:25:00 GMT Area=Football Development Section=Refereeing Kind=News
<![CDATA[Informative note on eligibility checks]]>http://www.fifa.com/about-fifa/news/y=2016/m=9/news=informative-note-on-eligibility-checks-2836192.htmlFri, 23 Sep 2016 11:23:00 GMT Area=Organisation Section=Administration Kind=News<![CDATA[Squads announced for Jordan 2016]]>http://www.fifa.com/u17womensworldcup/news/y=2016/m=9/news=squads-announced-for-jordan-2016-2835899.htmlFri, 23 Sep 2016 11:18:00 GMT Area=Tournament Section=Competition Kind=News Tournament=FIFA U-17 Women's World Cup Jordan 2016<![CDATA[The great glove debate]]>http://www.fifa.com/futsalworldcup/news/y=2016/m=9/news=the-great-glove-debate-2836173.htmlFri, 23 Sep 2016 09:30:00 GMT Area=Tournament Section=Competition Kind=News Tournament=FIFA Futsal World Cup Colombia 2016<![CDATA[Emotions run high for Azerbaijan's Huseynli]]>http://www.fifa.com/futsalworldcup/news/y=2016/m=9/news=emotions-run-high-for-azerbaijan-s-huseynli-2836172.htmlFIFA.com following his side's momentous victory.]]>Fri, 23 Sep 2016 09:28:00 GMT Area=Tournament Section=Competition Kind=News Tournament=FIFA Futsal World Cup Colombia 2016<![CDATA[Tension to the end in last 16]]>http://www.fifa.com/futsalworldcup/news/y=2016/m=9/news=tension-to-the-end-in-last-16-2836168.htmlThere was drama and intrigue aplenty on the final day of last-16 fixtures at the FIFA Futsal World Cup. FIFA.com rounds up all the action as the remaining quarter-final places were decided at Colombia 2016.

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Fri, 23 Sep 2016 08:36:00 GMT Area=Tournament Section=Competition Kind=News Tournament=FIFA Futsal World Cup Colombia 2016
<![CDATA[BWP, BVB & Super Mario]]>http://www.fifa.com/news/y=2016/m=9/news=bwp-bvb-super-mario-2836057.html He’s back. You know who. So, too, is a goalscoring goalkeeper and a familiar shutout in a fierce derby. With a free-scoring English forward and German powerhouse also featuring, here’s FIFA.com’s latest stats review.]]>Fri, 23 Sep 2016 08:08:00 GMT Area=News Centre Section=Week in Stats Kind=News<![CDATA[Sundowns look for home boost]]>http://www.fifa.com/live-scores/cafchampionsleague/news/newsid/283/590/5/index.htmlFri, 23 Sep 2016 04:48:00 GMT Area=World Match Centre Section=Club Football Kind=News Tournament=CAF Champions League 2016 <![CDATA[Egypt edge Italy in extra-time thriller]]>http://www.fifa.com/futsalworldcup/matches/round=276096/match=300357668/match-report.htmlFri, 23 Sep 2016 04:02:00 GMT Area=Tournament Section=Competition Kind=Match Summary Tournament=FIFA Futsal World Cup Colombia 2016<![CDATA[Azeris triumph in Medellin goal fest]]>http://www.fifa.com/futsalworldcup/matches/round=276096/match=300357636/match-report.htmlFri, 23 Sep 2016 02:15:00 GMT Area=Tournament Section=Competition Kind=Match Summary Tournament=FIFA Futsal World Cup Colombia 2016<![CDATA[Argentina made to wait for victory]]>http://www.fifa.com/futsalworldcup/matches/round=276096/match=300357652/match-report.htmlArgentina made it into the quarter-finals of the FIFA Futsal World Cup Colombia 2016 after they were taken to extra-time by a stubborn Ukraine, but finally getting a 1-0 victory.

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Fri, 23 Sep 2016 01:53:00 GMT Area=Tournament Section=Competition Kind=Match Summary Tournament=FIFA Futsal World Cup Colombia 2016
<![CDATA[Maradona’s Seleção switch]]>http://www.fifa.com/worldcup/news/y=2016/m=9/news=maradona-s-selecao-switch-2835286.htmlEvery week in the build-up to Russia 2018, FIFA.com will be highlighting a classic FIFA World Cup image. Our latest photograph captures Diego Maradona in the shirt of Argentina's greatest rivals.

 

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Thu, 22 Sep 2016 15:05:00 GMT Area=Tournament Section=Competition Kind=News Tournament=2018 FIFA World Cup Russia (TM)
<![CDATA[Vesnina: Sea, mountains and football in Sochi]]>http://www.fifa.com/worldcup/news/y=2016/m=9/news=thu-22-09-elena-vesnina-sea-mountains-and-football-in-sochi-2835909.htmlFIFA.com about the city's charms ahead of the two tournaments set to grace the Black Sea resort.]]>Thu, 22 Sep 2016 15:01:00 GMT Area=Tournament Section=LOC Kind=News Tournament=2018 FIFA World Cup Russia (TM)<![CDATA[Bondar's pride amid Ukraine's struggles]]>http://www.fifa.com/futsalworldcup/news/y=2016/m=9/news=bondar-s-pride-amid-ukraine-s-struggles-2835701.htmlThu, 22 Sep 2016 10:00:00 GMT Area=Tournament Section=Competition Kind=News Tournament=FIFA Futsal World Cup Colombia 2016<![CDATA[Club Licensing comes to Oceania]]>http://www.fifa.com/development/news/y=2016/m=9/news=club-licensing-comes-to-oceania-2835880.htmlThu, 22 Sep 2016 09:50:00 GMT Area=Football Development Section=Leagues & Clubs Kind=News<![CDATA[Nigeria stars reflect on U-17 introduction]]>http://www.fifa.com/u17womensworldcup/news/y=2016/m=9/news=nigeria-stars-reflect-on-u-17-introduction-2835647.htmlFIFA.com about their ten World Cup appearances and where it all began: at the inaugural FIFA U-17 Women's World Cup in 2008.]]>Thu, 22 Sep 2016 09:13:00 GMT Area=Tournament Section=Competition Kind=News Tournament=FIFA U-17 Women's World Cup Jordan 2016<![CDATA[Iran stun Brazil as Portugal, Spain advance]]>http://www.fifa.com/futsalworldcup/news/y=2016/m=9/news=iran-stun-brazil-as-portugal-spain-advance-2835872.htmlFIFA.com looks back at the day’s events.]]>Thu, 22 Sep 2016 08:20:00 GMT Area=Tournament Section=Competition Kind=News Tournament=FIFA Futsal World Cup Colombia 2016<![CDATA[Zadeh: I'll never forget this]]>http://www.fifa.com/futsalworldcup/news/y=2016/m=9/news=zadeh-i-ll-never-forget-this-2835855.htmlThu, 22 Sep 2016 07:37:00 GMT Area=Tournament Section=Competition Kind=News Tournament=FIFA Futsal World Cup Colombia 2016<![CDATA[Falcao bows out a legend, but not a champion]]>http://www.fifa.com/futsalworldcup/news/y=2016/m=9/news=falcao-bows-out-as-a-legend-but-not-a-champion-2835849.htmlA Seleção were sent home in dramatic style by Iran in a penalty shootout defeat.]]>Thu, 22 Sep 2016 05:32:00 GMT Area=Tournament Section=Competition Kind=News Tournament=FIFA Futsal World Cup Colombia 2016<![CDATA[Portugal coast past Costa Rica into last eight]]>http://www.fifa.com/futsalworldcup/matches/round=276096/match=300357653/match-report.htmlRicardinho stole the show and jumped to the top of the goalscoring charts as Portugal beat Costa Rica 4-0 in Cali to advance to the FIFA Futsal World Cup Colombia 2016 quarter-finals.

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Thu, 22 Sep 2016 03:27:00 GMT Area=Tournament Section=Competition Kind=Match Summary Tournament=FIFA Futsal World Cup Colombia 2016
<![CDATA[Iran stun Brazil on penalties]]>http://www.fifa.com/futsalworldcup/matches/round=276096/match=300357670/match-report.htmlIran stunned the futsal world as they knocked reigning FIFA Futsal World Cup holders Brazil out of Colombia 2016, winning 3-2 on penalties after a 3-3 draw.

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Thu, 22 Sep 2016 02:12:00 GMT Area=Tournament Section=Competition Kind=Match Summary Tournament=FIFA Futsal World Cup Colombia 2016
<![CDATA[Spain fend off gritty Kazakhstan to advance]]>http://www.fifa.com/futsalworldcup/matches/round=276096/match=300357669/match-report.htmlTwo-time champions Spain defeated fellow Europeans Kazakhstan 5-2 in an entertaining, back-and-forth match to advance to the quarter-finals of the FIFA Futsal World Cup Colombia 2016.

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Thu, 22 Sep 2016 01:20:00 GMT Area=Tournament Section=Competition Kind=Match Summary Tournament=FIFA Futsal World Cup Colombia 2016
<![CDATA[Borisov's leading role]]>http://www.fifa.com/futsalworldcup/news/y=2016/m=9/news=borisov-s-leading-role-2835522.htmlWed, 21 Sep 2016 13:49:00 GMT Area=Tournament Section=Competition Kind=News Tournament=FIFA Futsal World Cup Colombia 2016<![CDATA[Sobral in bullish mood ahead of Spain test]]>http://www.fifa.com/futsalworldcup/news/y=2016/m=9/news=sobral-in-bullish-mood-ahead-of-spain-test-2835527.htmlWed, 21 Sep 2016 12:31:00 GMT Area=Tournament Section=Competition Kind=News Tournament=FIFA Futsal World Cup Colombia 2016<![CDATA[Relive the FIFA Club World Cup draw]]>http://www.fifa.com/clubworldcup/news/y=2016/m=9/news=follow-the-fifa-club-world-cup-draw-live-on-fifa-com-2835278.htmlThe Official Draw for the FIFA Club World Cup Japan 2016 presented by Alibaba E-Auto took place on Wednesday 21 September at 11:00 local time, at the Home of FIFA in Zurich, and was streamed live on FIFA.com.

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Wed, 21 Sep 2016 12:28:00 GMT Area=Tournament Section=Competition Kind=News Tournament=FIFA Club World Cup Japan 2016
<![CDATA[Nanez: I’m going to keep on watching]]>http://www.fifa.com/futsalworldcup/news/y=2016/m=9/news=nanez-i-m-going-to-keep-on-watching-2835569.htmlFIFA.com spoke exclusively to Colombia goalkeeper Carlos Nanez after the host nation bowed out of the FIFA Futsal World Cup 2016 following a penalty shoot-out defeat against Paraguay in the Round of 16.

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Wed, 21 Sep 2016 12:02:00 GMT Area=Tournament Section=Competition Kind=News Tournament=FIFA Futsal World Cup Colombia 2016
<![CDATA[Route to global glory revealed]]>http://www.fifa.com/clubworldcup/news/y=2016/m=9/news=route-to-global-glory-revealed-2835282.htmlFollowing the Official Draw for the FIFA Club World Cup Japan 2016, staged on Wednesday 21 September at the Home of FIFA in Zurich, the likes of Club America, Atletico Nacional and Real Madrid now have a better idea of their potential paths to being crowned club world champions in the last tournament of the year.

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Wed, 21 Sep 2016 10:17:00 GMT Area=Tournament Section=Competition Kind=News Tournament=FIFA Club World Cup Japan 2016
<![CDATA[Vietnam head home with stars in their eyes]]>http://www.fifa.com/futsalworldcup/news/y=2016/m=9/news=vietnam-head-home-with-stars-in-their-eyes-2835542.htmlFIFA.com ​catches up with FIFA Futsal World Cup debutants Thai Huy Tran and captain Bao Quan Nguyen of Vietnam after his side bowed out at the Round of 16 stage of Colombia 2016 after defeat to Russia.]]>Wed, 21 Sep 2016 09:13:00 GMT Area=Tournament Section=Competition Kind=News Tournament=FIFA Futsal World Cup Colombia 2016<![CDATA[European field takes shape, USA bounce back]]>http://www.fifa.com/development/news/y=2016/m=9/news=european-field-takes-shape-usa-bounce-back-2835477.htmlFIFA.com wraps up the latest women's international fixtures as UEFA Women's EURO qualifying enjoyed a dramatic finale, while world No1 USA made a welcome return to form.]]>Wed, 21 Sep 2016 07:38:00 GMT Area=Football Development Section=Women Kind=News<![CDATA[Positive vibes powering Conde's Thailand]]>http://www.fifa.com/futsalworldcup/news/y=2016/m=9/news=positive-vibes-powering-conde-s-thailand-2835131.htmlWed, 21 Sep 2016 05:26:00 GMT Area=Tournament Section=Competition Kind=News Tournament=FIFA Futsal World Cup Colombia 2016<![CDATA[Lozano: 2000 final gives me goosebumps]]>http://www.fifa.com/futsalworldcup/news/y=2016/m=9/news=lozano-2000-final-gives-me-goosebumps-2835319.htmlRoja sides of the past and states his belief that they have the players to go all the way.]]>Wed, 21 Sep 2016 05:14:00 GMT Area=Tournament Section=Competition Kind=News Tournament=FIFA Futsal World Cup Colombia 2016<![CDATA[Penalty pain and seventh heaven]]>http://www.fifa.com/futsalworldcup/news/y=2016/m=9/news=penalty-pain-and-seventh-heaven-2835500.htmlWed, 21 Sep 2016 05:07:00 GMT Area=Tournament Section=Competition Kind=News Tournament=FIFA Futsal World Cup Colombia 2016<![CDATA[Colombia out on penalties, Paraguay through]]>http://www.fifa.com/futsalworldcup/matches/round=276096/match=300357671/match-report.htmlWed, 21 Sep 2016 04:07:00 GMT Area=Tournament Section=Competition Kind=Match Summary Tournament=FIFA Futsal World Cup Colombia 2016