<![CDATA[FIFA.com]]>http://www.fifa.com/index.htmlenCopyright ©1994 - 2014 FIFA. All rights reservedWed, 02 Sep 2015 21:27:00 GMTWed, 02 Sep 2015 22:57:27 GMTFIFA.comFIFA.comhttp://www.fifa.com/imgml/rssheader.gif http://www.fifa.com/index.html13928FIFA.com RSS<![CDATA[Kroos: U-17 World Cup motivated me to reach the highest level]]>http://www.fifa.com/u17worldcup/news/y=2015/m=8/news=kroos-u-17-world-cup-motivated-me-to-reach-the-highest-level-2675102.htmlFIFA World Cup winner and Real Madrid midfielder Toni Kroos talks about the importance of playing at the FIFA U-17 World Cup in his development as a footballer. 

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Wed, 02 Sep 2015 21:27:00 GMT Area=Tournament Section=Competition Kind=News Tournament=FIFA U-17 World Cup Chile 2015
<![CDATA[Carreno: We have the quality to qualify]]>http://www.fifa.com/worldcup/news/y=2015/m=9/news=carreno-we-have-the-quality-to-qualify-2675113.htmlQatar head coach Jose Daniel Carreno spoke about his team's chances of qualifying for the 2018 FIFA World Cup Russia ahead of their home qualifier against Bhutan.

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Wed, 02 Sep 2015 15:11:00 GMT Area=Tournament Section=Competition Kind=News Tournament=2018 FIFA World Cup Russia (TM)
<![CDATA[Sammer: Injury-hit Ribery needs patience]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Bayern Munich's director of sport Matthias Sammer said the club is doing everything it can to help Franck Ribery regain his fitness having suffered from a persistent ankle injury, but he said the Frenchman must remain patient.

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Wed, 02 Sep 2015 15:08:00 GMT Area=World Match Centre Section=Club Football Kind=News Tournament=Bundesliga 2015/2016
<![CDATA[Blind: Up to Robben to boost his team-mates]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=New head coach Danny Blind spoke about naming Arjen Robben captain and his new coaching staff set-up, among other topics, ahead of the Netherlands' crucial UEFA EURO 2016 qualifying matches against Iceland on Thursday and Turkey on Sunday.

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Wed, 02 Sep 2015 14:20:00 GMT Area=World Match Centre Section=National Teams Kind=News Tournament=UEFA EURO 2016 Prel. Comp.
<![CDATA[De Guzman and the ultimate goal]]>http://www.fifa.com/worldcup/news/y=2015/m=9/news=de-guzman-and-the-ultimate-goal-2674885.htmlFIFA.com about the red and white's need for goals after a barren CONCACAF Gold Cup, and the upcoming date with Belize in FIFA World Cup qualifying.]]>Wed, 02 Sep 2015 14:20:00 GMT Area=Tournament Section=Competition Kind=News Tournament=FIFA WC 2018 Prel. Comp. CONCACAF Zone<![CDATA[Hendriksson Olsen making a name for himself]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Faroe Islands have shot up almost 100 places in the FIFA/Coca-Cola World Ranking in the space of two years, with teenager Brandur Hendriksson Olsen one of their standout figures. He spoke to FIFA.com on goals, fame and a change of name.

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Wed, 02 Sep 2015 12:38:00 GMT Area=World Match Centre Section=National Teams Kind=News Tournament=UEFA EURO 2016 Prel. Comp.
<![CDATA[Muller: Germany have a score to settle with Poland ]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Wed, 02 Sep 2015 12:29:00 GMT Area=World Match Centre Section=National Teams Kind=News Tournament=UEFA EURO 2016<![CDATA[Bulgarian champions Ludogorets sack Ribeiro ]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Wed, 02 Sep 2015 11:57:00 GMT Area=World Match Centre Section=Club Football Kind=News<![CDATA[Khalifa International Stadium growing skywards as structure completion approaches ]]>http://www.fifa.com/worldcup/news/y=2015/m=9/news=khalifa-international-stadium-growing-skywards-as-structure-completion-2675003.htmlWed, 02 Sep 2015 10:59:00 GMT Area=Tournament Section=Competition Kind=News Tournament=2022 FIFA World Cup Qatar ™<![CDATA[Berbatov moves to PAOK]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Wed, 02 Sep 2015 10:46:00 GMT Area=World Match Centre Section=Club Football Kind=News<![CDATA[All to play for after more historic results]]>http://www.fifa.com/worldcup/news/y=2015/m=9/news=all-to-play-for-after-more-historic-results-2674970.htmlWed, 02 Sep 2015 08:17:00 GMT Area=Tournament Section=Competition Kind=News Tournament=2018 FIFA World Cup Russia (TM)<![CDATA[Shocks, streaks and speedy starters]]>http://www.fifa.com/news/y=2015/m=9/news=shocks-streaks-and-speedy-starters-2674873.htmlFIFA.com's weekly statistical review.]]>Wed, 02 Sep 2015 07:25:00 GMT Area=News Centre Section=Week in Stats Kind=News<![CDATA[Giants aim to fight back as minnows seek breakthrough]]>http://www.fifa.com/worldcup/news/y=2015/m=9/news=giants-aim-to-fight-back-as-minnows-seek-breakthrough-2674892.htmlFIFA.com previews all the action here.]]>Wed, 02 Sep 2015 06:34:00 GMT Area=Tournament Section=Competition Kind=News Tournament=2018 FIFA World Cup Russia (TM)<![CDATA[Man Utd complete Martial signing]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Manchester United announced the transfer deadline day signing of 19-year-old French forward Anthony Martial from Monaco.

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Tue, 01 Sep 2015 17:51:00 GMT Area=World Match Centre Section=Club Football Kind=News Tournament=Barclays Premier League 2015/2016
<![CDATA[Strootman undergoes third knee operation]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Italian Serie A side Roma said that Dutch international Kevin Strootman's underwent successful reconstructive ACL surgery on his left knee and will continue his rehabilitation program. 

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Tue, 01 Sep 2015 17:25:00 GMT Area=World Match Centre Section=Club Football Kind=News Tournament=Serie A TIM 2015/2016
<![CDATA[Goals galore as seasons start]]>http://www.fifa.com/development/news/y=2015/m=8/news=goals-galore-as-seasons-start-2674862.htmlTue, 01 Sep 2015 14:53:00 GMT Area=Football Development Section=Women Kind=News<![CDATA[Djilobodji seals Chelsea move]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=French Ligue 1 club Nantes confirmed that Senegal international defender Papy Djilobodji has joined English Premier League champions Chelsea on a four-year deal on transfer deadline day.

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Tue, 01 Sep 2015 14:51:00 GMT Area=World Match Centre Section=Club Football Kind=News Tournament=Barclays Premier League 2015/2016
<![CDATA[Draxler: I'll always wear Schalke in my heart]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Wolfsburg head coach Dieter Hecking and Germany national team coach Joachim Low reacted to the transfer of Germany international Julian Draxler to Wolfsburg from Schalke, while the player himself admitted he will "always carry Schalke" in his heart.

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Tue, 01 Sep 2015 14:00:00 GMT Area=World Match Centre Section=Club Football Kind=News Tournament=Bundesliga 2015/2016
<![CDATA[Saints land Celtic defender Van Dijk]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Southampton have signed Dutch defender Virgil van Dijk on deadline day from Scottish champions Celtic, the Premier League club announced.

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Tue, 01 Sep 2015 13:57:00 GMT Area=World Match Centre Section=Club Football Kind=News Tournament=Barclays Premier League 2015/2016
<![CDATA[Bournemouth swoop for Palace striker Murray]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Newly-promoted English Premier League side Bournemouth confirmed the signing of 31-year-old striker Glenn Murray from Crystal Palace.

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Tue, 01 Sep 2015 13:30:00 GMT Area=World Match Centre Section=Club Football Kind=News Tournament=Barclays Premier League 2015/2016
<![CDATA[Sabri back to boost Iraq charge]]>http://www.fifa.com/worldcup/news/y=2015/m=8/news=sabri-back-to-boost-iraq-charge-2674866.htmlFIFA.com his decisions to step down and return, as well as his desires to reach the FIFA World Cup.]]>Tue, 01 Sep 2015 11:44:00 GMT Area=Tournament Section=Competition Kind=News Tournament=2018 FIFA World Cup Russia (TM)<![CDATA[Low: Schweinsteiger has an unbelievable will to fight and win]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Tue, 01 Sep 2015 11:27:00 GMT Area=World Match Centre Section=National Teams Kind=News Tournament=UEFA EURO 2016 Prel. Comp.<![CDATA[Everton move for Funes and Lennon]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Everton the signings of Argentinian centre-back Ramiro Funes Mori, arriving from River Plate on a five-year deal, and winger Aaron Lennon, arriving from Tottenham Hotspur on a three-year deal.

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Tue, 01 Sep 2015 09:12:00 GMT Area=World Match Centre Section=Club Football Kind=News Tournament=Barclays Premier League 2015/2016
<![CDATA[Juve boost midfield with Hernanes, Lemina]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Tue, 01 Sep 2015 08:35:00 GMT Area=World Match Centre Section=Club Football Kind=News Tournament=Serie A TIM 2014/2015<![CDATA[Santos defender Emerson joins Roma]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Tue, 01 Sep 2015 08:30:00 GMT Area=World Match Centre Section=Club Football Kind=News Tournament=Serie A TIM 2014/2015<![CDATA[Hammers bring in Song, Moses, Jelavic]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Tue, 01 Sep 2015 08:25:00 GMT Area=World Match Centre Section=Club Football Kind=News Tournament=Barclays Premier League 2015/2016<![CDATA[Revived Yang Xu seeks World Cup dream]]>http://www.fifa.com/worldcup/news/y=2015/m=8/news=revived-yang-xu-seeks-world-cup-dream-2674009.htmlFIFA.com interviewed China PR striker Yang Xu, who has recently recovered from a slump of poor form to go on a goal-scoring streak through the AFC Champions League, the Chinese Super League and, perhaps most importantly, China's recent 2018 FIFA World Cup Russia qualifiers.

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Tue, 01 Sep 2015 02:45:00 GMT Area=Tournament Section=Competition Kind=News Tournament=2018 FIFA World Cup Russia (TM)
<![CDATA[Absent champions' celebrations]]>http://www.fifa.com/confederationscup/news/y=2015/m=8/news=celebrations-from-absent-champions-2674689.htmlFIFA.com delivers you a football-related photo you won't be able to resist paying a second glance to. This week's shows the ecstasy that will precede an absence.]]>Tue, 01 Sep 2015 00:19:00 GMT Area=News Centre Section=Super Snap Kind=News Tournament=FIFA Confederations Cup Russia 2017<![CDATA[Inter capture Melo, Ljajic in late deals]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Inter Milan have bolstered their new-look midfield by capturing Brazilian veteran Felipe Melo and Bosnian Adem Ljajic from Galatasaray and Roma respectively, the Serie A club announced.

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Mon, 31 Aug 2015 22:06:00 GMT Area=World Match Centre Section=Club Football Kind=News Tournament=Serie A TIM 2015/2016
<![CDATA[Norwich sign Mbokani on loan]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Norwich City have signed 29-year-old Congo DR striker Dieumerci Mbokani from Dynamo Kyiv on a season-long loan, with an option to buy. 

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Mon, 31 Aug 2015 21:10:00 GMT Area=World Match Centre Section=Club Football Kind=News Tournament=Barclays Premier League 2015/2016
<![CDATA[Denayer completes Gala loan move]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Galatasaray have signed 20-year-old Manchester City defender Jason Denayer on a season-long loan to bolster their bid to make an impression in the UEFA Champions League.

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Mon, 31 Aug 2015 20:42:00 GMT Area=World Match Centre Section=Club Football Kind=News Tournament=Spor Toto Süper Lig 2015/2016
<![CDATA[Journeyman Matri packs bags for Lazio]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Lazio confirmed the signing of well-travelled former Italian international striker Alessandro Matri, who will join the Serie A club from rivals AC Milan on a loan deal until the end of the season.

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Mon, 31 Aug 2015 20:24:00 GMT Area=World Match Centre Section=Club Football Kind=News Tournament=Serie A TIM 2015/2016
<![CDATA[Albion sign Man Utd keeper Lindegaard]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=West Bromwich Albion have signed Manchester United goalkeeper Anders Lindegaard for an undisclosed fee, the Premier League club confirmed.

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Mon, 31 Aug 2015 18:24:00 GMT Area=World Match Centre Section=Club Football Kind=News Tournament=Barclays Premier League 2015/2016
<![CDATA[Hernandez seals Leverkusen switch]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Bayer Leverkusen announced the signing Mexico striker Javier Hernandez from Manchester United for a reported fee of £7.3m on a three-year contract.

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Mon, 31 Aug 2015 18:13:00 GMT Area=World Match Centre Section=Club Football Kind=News Tournament=Bundesliga 2015/2016
<![CDATA[Liverpool sign Nigerian starlet Awoniyi]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Mon, 31 Aug 2015 17:04:00 GMT Area=World Match Centre Section=Club Football Kind=News Tournament=Barclays Premier League 2015/2016<![CDATA[Adrian joins Villarreal on loan from Porto]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Villarreal confirmed the signing of former Atletico Madrid forward Adrian Lopez, who has joined the club on a season-long loan from Porto.

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Mon, 31 Aug 2015 17:01:00 GMT Area=World Match Centre Section=Club Football Kind=News Tournament=Liga BBVA 2015/2016
<![CDATA[Rolando the latest new face at Marseille]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Marseille announced the signing of Portuguese international defender Rolando, the 13th new signing made by the Ligue 1 side this summer.

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Mon, 31 Aug 2015 16:54:00 GMT Area=World Match Centre Section=Club Football Kind=News Tournament=Ligue 1 2015/2016
<![CDATA[Socceroo Kruse joins Langerak at Stuttgart]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Australia winger Robbie Kruse has joined Stuttgart on a season-long loan from Bayer Leverkusen, after being restricted to just 21 Bundesliga appearances and two goals last term with Bayer.

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Mon, 31 Aug 2015 16:46:00 GMT Area=World Match Centre Section=Club Football Kind=News Tournament=Bundesliga 2015/2016
<![CDATA[United loan Januzaj to Dortmund]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Borussia Dortmund have signed 20-year-old attacking midfielder Adnan Januzaj on loan for a season from Manchester United.

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Mon, 31 Aug 2015 16:27:00 GMT Area=World Match Centre Section=Club Football Kind=News Tournament=Bundesliga 2015/2016
<![CDATA[Wolfsburg sign Draxler from Schalke]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Wolfsburg announced the signing of Germany international Julian Draxler one day after Kevin De Druyne sealed his move away from the club to Manchester City.

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Mon, 31 Aug 2015 16:15:00 GMT Area=World Match Centre Section=Club Football Kind=News Tournament=Bundesliga 2015/2016
<![CDATA[Borini seals Sunderland switch]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Sunderland announced the signing of Italian striker Fabio Borini from Liverpool in a four-year deal for an undisclosed fee.

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Mon, 31 Aug 2015 15:45:00 GMT Area=World Match Centre Section=Club Football Kind=News Tournament=Barclays Premier League 2015/2016
<![CDATA[Napoli's Insigne replaces Giovinco in Italy squad]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Napoli forward Lorenzo Insigne has replaced Sebastian Giovinco on the Italy squad for upcoming UEFA EURO 2016 qualifiers against Malta and Bulgaria.

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Mon, 31 Aug 2015 14:36:00 GMT Area=World Match Centre Section=National Teams Kind=News Tournament=UEFA EURO 2016 Prel. Comp.
<![CDATA[Ryan set for knee surgery]]>http://www.fifa.com/worldcup/news/y=2015/m=8/news=ryan-set-for-knee-surgery-2674655.htmlMon, 31 Aug 2015 13:18:00 GMT Area=Tournament Section=Competition Kind=News Tournament=2018 FIFA World Cup Russia (TM)<![CDATA[Buffon: We were too timid]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Mon, 31 Aug 2015 10:33:00 GMT Area=World Match Centre Section=Club Football Kind=News Tournament=Serie A TIM 2015/2016<![CDATA[Pizarro: Let’s make the most of this generation]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att= La Roja's historic Copa America triumph, his desires to set foot at a FIFA World Cup and the challenges his team need to overcome to stay at the top of their game.]]>Mon, 31 Aug 2015 09:04:00 GMT Area=World Match Centre Section=National Teams Kind=Interview<![CDATA[Roma snap up Dinamo Moscow's Vainqueur ]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Mon, 31 Aug 2015 08:57:00 GMT Area=World Match Centre Section=Club Football Kind=News Tournament=Serie A TIM 2014/2015<![CDATA[History-making Cook Islands and Samoa open brightly]]>http://www.fifa.com/worldcup/news/y=2015/m=8/news=history-making-cook-islands-and-samoa-open-brightly-2674199.htmlFIFA.com reviews the start of Stage 1.]]>Mon, 31 Aug 2015 07:44:00 GMT Area=Tournament Section=Competition Kind=News Tournament=2018 FIFA World Cup Russia (TM)<![CDATA[Japan reign supreme as trio progress]]>http://www.fifa.com/development/news/y=2015/m=8/news=japan-reign-supreme-as-trio-progress-2674007.htmlJapan reclaimed the AFC U-19 Women's Championship with a breath-taking 4-2 penalty shootout victory over Korea DPR, a tournament that also saw the champions, the runners-up and Korea Republic, who took third, all secure spots at the FIFA U-20 Women's World Cup Papua New Guinea 2016.

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Mon, 31 Aug 2015 00:47:00 GMT Area=Football Development Section=Women Kind=News
<![CDATA[Roma stun Juve as Chievo crush Lazio]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Juventus's early season woes continued on Sunday with a 2-1 defeat to scudetto rivals Roma as Chievo went top of Italy's Serie A with a resounding 4-0 win over Lazio.

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Sun, 30 Aug 2015 21:47:00 GMT Area=World Match Centre Section=Club Football Kind=News Tournament=Serie A TIM 2015/2016
<![CDATA[Inter sign Wolfsburg's Perisic]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Inter Milan on Sunday announced the signing of 26-year-old Wolfsburg winger Ivan Perisic on a five-year deal.

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Sun, 30 Aug 2015 21:19:00 GMT Area=World Match Centre Section=Club Football Kind=News Tournament=Serie A TIM 2015/2016
<![CDATA[PSG win on Di Maria debut, Bordeaux beat Nantes]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Paris Saint-Germain maintained their perfect start to the season with a 3-0 win at Monaco on Sunday, Saint-Etienne scored either side of half-time to defeat Bastia 2-1 and Bordeaux picked up their first win of the season with a 2-0 victory over Nantes.

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Sun, 30 Aug 2015 20:57:00 GMT Area=World Match Centre Section=Club Football Kind=News Tournament=Ligue 1 2015/2016