<![CDATA[FIFA.com - News]]>http://www.fifa.com/index.htmlenCopyright ©1994 - 2014 FIFA. All rights reservedSat, 09 Nov 2013 18:32:00 GMTMon, 29 Sep 2014 14:26:09 GMTFIFA.comFIFA.comhttp://www.fifa.com/imgml/rssheader.gif http://www.fifa.com/index.html13928FIFA.com RSS<![CDATA[Golden Eaglets soar to fourth crown]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Sat, 09 Nov 2013 18:32:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA U-17 World Cup UAE 2013<![CDATA[Mexico all the wiser for UAE experience]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=A number of Mexico's players took time to talk to FIFA.com after losing to Nigeria in the final of the 2013 U-17 World Cup in UAE, reflecting on the overall lessons learned.

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Fri, 08 Nov 2013 21:40:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA U-17 World Cup UAE 2013
<![CDATA[Eaglets erupt at the Zayed]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=FIFA.com takes you on a photographic tour of the celebrations that followed the final of the U-17 World Cup in UAE, where Nigeria were crowned champions after beating Mexico 3-0 in Abu Dhabi.]]>Fri, 08 Nov 2013 21:01:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA U-17 World Cup UAE 2013<![CDATA[Fitting finale and beaming winners]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=The last day of the FIFA U-17 World Cup UAE 2013 served up a fitting final treat for the fans, with high-scoring matches, an outpouring of emotions and a healthy dose of excitement and drama.

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Fri, 08 Nov 2013 20:06:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA U-17 World Cup UAE 2013
<![CDATA[Iheanacho: I’m feeling a million things]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=FIFA.com talked to Nigerian sensation Kelechi Iheanacho - UAE 2013's top player - after a 3-0 victory over Mexico in the final gave the Golden Eaglets their fourth junior world crown.]]>Fri, 08 Nov 2013 19:59:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA U-17 World Cup UAE 2013<![CDATA[Accolades for Iheanacho and Nigeria]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Nigeria proved an unstoppable force at the 2013 U-17 World Cup in UAE, and their total dominance was there for all to see when it came time to hand out the individual awards.  

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Fri, 08 Nov 2013 18:37:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA U-17 World Cup UAE 2013
<![CDATA[Nigeria – Yes, Yes, Yes!]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Fri, 08 Nov 2013 17:47:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=Match SummaryTournament=FIFA U-17 World Cup UAE 2013<![CDATA[Granados: Dreams don't cost a thing]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=FIFA.com chats with Mexico's super-sub Marco Antonio Granados about his role off the bench, the score he wants to settle with Nigeria in the final, and his dreams of being a world champion in UAE.

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Thu, 07 Nov 2013 14:43:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA U-17 World Cup UAE 2013
<![CDATA[Two captains, five questions ]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=FIFA.com posed five questions each to Mexico and Nigeria’s captains ahead of the big final rematch at the U-17 World Cup in Abu Dhabi on Friday night.]]>Thu, 07 Nov 2013 09:03:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA U-17 World Cup UAE 2013<![CDATA[Showpiece duel to decide U-17 destiny]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=FIFA.com previews the U-17 World Cup final on Friday in Abu Dhabi, a rematch of the Group F game that saw Nigeria beat Mexico 6-1 in Al Ain.

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Thu, 07 Nov 2013 06:09:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=Match PreviewTournament=FIFA U-17 World Cup UAE 2013
<![CDATA[Iheanacho, a bad dream for Mexico]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=FIFA.com caught up with Nigeria’s mesmerising Kelechi Iheanacho, who’s hoping to score another four goals when he meets El Tri in the UAE 2013 final on Friday in Abu Dhabi.]]>Thu, 07 Nov 2013 05:45:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA U-17 World Cup UAE 2013<![CDATA[Alfa: The Nigerians are like brothers]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=FIFA.com about his admiration for Andres Iniesta, Nigeria's run to the UAE 2013 final, being watched by Diego Maradona and the showdown with Mexico for gold.]]>Wed, 06 Nov 2013 13:39:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA U-17 World Cup UAE 2013<![CDATA[Nigeria and Mexico set up dream final]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Reigning champions Mexico and three-time tournament winners Nigeria set up a mouthwatering title-decider at UAE 2013 after comfortably winning their respective semi-finals.

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Tue, 05 Nov 2013 18:51:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA U-17 World Cup UAE 2013
<![CDATA[Nigerian Eaglets fly past Sweden to final]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Nigeria took advantage of some fanatical support in Dubai to best brave Sweden 3-0 and book their place in the final of the FIFA U-17 World Cup, where they will meet Mexico in an epic rematch.

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Tue, 05 Nov 2013 17:48:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=Match SummaryTournament=FIFA U-17 World Cup UAE 2013
<![CDATA[Oliseh: The level is high in UAE]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=FIFA.com chatted to former Nigerian international Sunday Oliseh, who is a member of FIFA’s Technical Study Group at the FIFA U-17 World Cup in the United Arab Emirates.]]>Tue, 05 Nov 2013 09:11:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA U-17 World Cup UAE 2013<![CDATA[Muhammed: We're going to win ]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Nigeria captain Musa Muhammed talked to FIFA.com about the Golden Eaglets' semi-final rematch with Sweden and why he considers himself his own role model.

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Mon, 04 Nov 2013 19:13:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA U-17 World Cup UAE 2013
<![CDATA[Déjà vu for final hopefuls Sweden, Nigeria]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=FIFA.com previews the semi-final encounter between Nigeria and Sweden, a replay of the Group F match which finished 3-3 and was one of the best matches of this U-17 world finals in UAE.

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Sun, 03 Nov 2013 14:43:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=Match PreviewTournament=FIFA U-17 World Cup UAE 2013
<![CDATA[Alampasu: I've learned my lesson]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=FIFA.com spoke to Nigeria's goalkeeper Dele Alampasu after his side reached the semi-finals of the U-17 World Cup, with the custodian hoping to learn lessons from the group game against Sweden.

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Sun, 03 Nov 2013 13:48:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA U-17 World Cup UAE 2013
<![CDATA[Uruguay future bright despite defeat]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=We spoke to goalkeeper Thiago Cardozo and Penarol club-mate Fabrizio Buschiazzo after Uruguay were eliminated from the FIFA U-17 World Cup by quarter-final opponents Nigeria.

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Sun, 03 Nov 2013 11:33:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA U-17 World Cup UAE 2013
<![CDATA[Group F trio reunited in final four]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=

For the first time in U-17 World Cup history, three sides from the same group are through to the semi-finals. Nigeria, Sweden and Mexico reunite in the last-four of UAE 2013, and are joined by outsiders Argentina.]]>
Sat, 02 Nov 2013 19:50:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA U-17 World Cup UAE 2013
<![CDATA[Nigeria roll on after Uruguay scare]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Sat, 02 Nov 2013 17:52:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=Match SummaryTournament=FIFA U-17 World Cup UAE 2013<![CDATA[Gyan: These kids can be stars one day]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=FIFA.com caught up with a VIP guest at the U-17 World Cup in UAE, none other than Ghana's all-time top scorer, 2010 African player of the year and Golden Eaglets super-fan Asamoah Gyan.]]>Sat, 02 Nov 2013 04:26:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA U-17 World Cup UAE 2013<![CDATA[Yahaya, Nigeria’s young Iniesta ]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=FIFA.com chatted to Nigeria's 15-year-old sensation Musa Yahaya to find out why his team-mates at the U-17 finals call him 'Iniesta', and just what he has in common with the Spain superstar.]]>Fri, 01 Nov 2013 10:42:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA U-17 World Cup UAE 2013<![CDATA[South American tests for Africa's finest]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=FIFA.com previews Day Two of quarter-final action at the U-17 World Cup in UAE, where Argentina take on Côte d'Ivoire and favourites Nigeria meet 2011 runners-up Uruguay.

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Thu, 31 Oct 2013 22:22:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=Match PreviewTournament=FIFA U-17 World Cup UAE 2013
<![CDATA[Goals, stars and triumphs captured on video]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=You can look back on all the action so far at the FIFA U-17 World Cup in UAE or take a walk through history with some video compilations. Whatever you fancy, you can find on FIFA.com.

 

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Thu, 31 Oct 2013 05:16:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA U-17 World Cup UAE 2013
<![CDATA[Awoniyi starring on borrowed time ]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=FIFA.com about deputising for the injured Success Isaac and Nigeria's tremendous depth here at the U-17 World Cup in UAE.]]>Wed, 30 Oct 2013 08:27:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA U-17 World Cup UAE 2013<![CDATA[A tale of two continents]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=The second day of Round of 16 action at the FIFA U-17 World Cup in UAE witnessed two teams from both Africa and South America book their tickets to the last eight.

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Tue, 29 Oct 2013 19:56:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA U-17 World Cup UAE 2013
<![CDATA[Iran latest to feel Nigerian heat ]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Tue, 29 Oct 2013 17:48:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=Match SummaryTournament=FIFA U-17 World Cup UAE 2013<![CDATA[Tense clashes abound as last 16 rolls on ]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=FIFA.com previews the second day of action from UAE 2013's Round of 16, where Uruguay meet Slovakia, Morocco take on Côte d’Ivoire, Argentina play Tunisia and Nigeria look to keep up the form against Iran.

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Mon, 28 Oct 2013 18:31:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=Match PreviewTournament=FIFA U-17 World Cup UAE 2013
<![CDATA[Group F: Nigeria in firm control]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=FIFA.com looks back on all the action from the U-17 World Cup's Group F, where Al Ain was treated to some outstanding football from three-time champions Nigeria, Sweden, Mexico and even Iraq.

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Sun, 27 Oct 2013 05:19:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA U-17 World Cup UAE 2013
<![CDATA[Iraq bow out with heads held high]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=FIFA.com caught up with their coach and two biggest stars to say farewell.]]>Sat, 26 Oct 2013 05:47:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA U-17 World Cup UAE 2013<![CDATA[Last six slots filled on day of drama]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=The line-up for the last 16 of the FIFA U-17 World Cup has now been determined, with Nigeria, Argentina, Mexico, Sweden, Iran and Russia all advancing on Friday.

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Fri, 25 Oct 2013 21:45:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA U-17 World Cup UAE 2013
<![CDATA[Five-star Nigeria seal top spot ]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Nigeria routed Iraq 5-0 in Dubai to finish top of Group F at the FIFA U-17 World Cup in UAE, and they will be joined in the knockout rounds by group-mates Sweden and Mexico.

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Fri, 25 Oct 2013 15:49:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=Match SummaryTournament=FIFA U-17 World Cup UAE 2013
<![CDATA[Head-to-head battles for qualification]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=The first teams to reach the knockout stages in Groups A to D may have been confirmed with a game to spare, while the race to qualify remains wide open in Groups E and F. FIFA.com looks ahead to the action.

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Wed, 23 Oct 2013 20:48:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=Match PreviewTournament=FIFA U-17 World Cup UAE 2013
<![CDATA[Title candidates get off the mark]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=FIFA.com wraps up all the action from a thrilling Tuesday at the U-17 finals in UAE, where Nigeria and Sweden shared the points in a sensational draw, and Mexico and Argentina picked up important wins.

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Tue, 22 Oct 2013 20:44:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA U-17 World Cup UAE 2013
<![CDATA[Swedes, Nigeria even in six-goal thriller ]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Tue, 22 Oct 2013 18:51:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=Match SummaryTournament=FIFA U-17 World Cup UAE 2013<![CDATA[Redemption, consolidation on offer]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Mon, 21 Oct 2013 05:57:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=Match PreviewTournament=FIFA U-17 World Cup UAE 2013<![CDATA[Four-goal Iheanacho wrestling with success ]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=FIFA.com caught up with Nigeria's four-goal hero Kelechi Iheanacho to chat about the usual topics: how it feels to be a huge success, his hopes of taking the U-17 title and - of course - professional wrestling.]]>Sun, 20 Oct 2013 05:53:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA U-17 World Cup UAE 2013<![CDATA[Goals galore and early markers]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=FIFA.com wraps up another scintillating day of football from the U-17 World Cup in UAE, where Nigeria demolished holders Mexico and Sweden got their debut tournament off to a hot start. 

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Sat, 19 Oct 2013 20:56:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA U-17 World Cup UAE 2013
<![CDATA[Nigeria heap more misery on Mexico]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Sat, 19 Oct 2013 15:52:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=Match SummaryTournament=FIFA U-17 World Cup UAE 2013<![CDATA[Holders Mexico begin title defence]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=FIFA.com talks a look ahead to all the day's action.]]>Fri, 18 Oct 2013 05:45:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=Match PreviewTournament=FIFA U-17 World Cup UAE 2013<![CDATA[Garba’s Total confidence in Nigeria]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=FIFA.com about why his free-scoring team should be feared in Group F, and his bold plan to play Total Football with an African twist.]]>Fri, 18 Oct 2013 05:28:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA U-17 World Cup UAE 2013<![CDATA[UAE sun rises on young hopefuls ]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=FIFA.com takes a look ahead at what promises to be an enthralling three weeks of football in UAE, where the best teenage players in the world will match their skills and wiles in a hunt of global glory.

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Thu, 17 Oct 2013 04:15:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA U-17 World Cup UAE 2013
<![CDATA[Catch tomorrow’s stars on FIFA.com]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=On Thursday the curtain will raise on the eagerly-awaited U-17 World Cup in UAE. FIFA.com will be on hand to offer you comprehensive coverage of all 52 matches, including exclusive interviews, photos, videos and more.

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Wed, 16 Oct 2013 01:15:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA U-17 World Cup UAE 2013
<![CDATA[Who'll win the 2013 U-17 showpiece? ]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Tue, 15 Oct 2013 06:07:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=Have Your SayTournament=FIFA U-17 World Cup UAE 2013<![CDATA[Icons of today stroll down junior lane ]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=FIFA.com caught up with several high-profile graduates from the FIFA U-17 World Cup to discuss their tournament experiences and hear advice for those teenagers to kick of in the United Arab Emirates this week.]]>Tue, 15 Oct 2013 06:06:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA U-17 World Cup UAE 2013<![CDATA[First time in the spotlight]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=FIFA.com takes you through some of the tournament’s world-renowned graduates.]]>Mon, 14 Oct 2013 06:25:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA U-17 World Cup UAE 2013<![CDATA[Rough diamonds ready to shine]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=FIFA.com runs the rule over the official squad announcement for the FIFA U-17 World Cup which commences in just seven days.]]>Thu, 10 Oct 2013 11:01:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA U-17 World Cup UAE 2013<![CDATA[Nigeria dig for gold in UAE]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Fri, 13 Sep 2013 06:43:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA U-17 World Cup UAE 2013<![CDATA[Contenders respond to UAE 2013 draw]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=FIFA.com was on hand to get the reaction from coaches and representatives of the teams, with the first stage of their journey now mapped out ahead of them.]]>Tue, 27 Aug 2013 11:52:18 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA U-17 World Cup UAE 2013<![CDATA[UAE draw Brazil, Mexico to face Nigeria]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Mon, 26 Aug 2013 17:07:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA U-17 World Cup UAE 2013