<![CDATA[FIFA.com - FIFA U-20 World Cup New Zealand 2015 - News]]>http://www.fifa.com/index.htmlenCopyright ©1994 - 2014 FIFA. All rights reservedSat, 22 Aug 2015 10:26:00 GMTSat, 22 Aug 2015 10:26:16 GMTFIFA.comFIFA.comhttp://www.fifa.com/imgml/rssheader.gif http://www.fifa.com/index.html13928FIFA.com RSS<![CDATA[New adventures await U-20 stars]]>http://www.fifa.com/u20worldcup/news/y=2015/m=8/news=new-adventures-await-u-20-stars-2672218.htmlEarning a reputation is difficult enough; maintaining it often even tougher. However, the FIFA U-20 World Cup – long touted as a springboard for future stars – continues to live up to its lofty billing.

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Sat, 22 Aug 2015 10:26:00 GMT Area=Tournament Section=Competition Kind=News Tournament=FIFA U-20 World Cup New Zealand 2015
<![CDATA[Zivkovic strike voted New Zealand's best]]>http://www.fifa.com/u20worldcup/news/y=2015/m=6/news=zivkovic-strike-voted-new-zealand-s-best-2653170.htmlFri, 26 Jun 2015 09:51:00 GMT Area=Tournament Section=Competition Kind=News Tournament=FIFA U-20 World Cup New Zealand 2015<![CDATA[New Zealand sees stars emerge, Serbia sparkle ]]>http://www.fifa.com/u20worldcup/news/y=2015/m=6/news=new-zealand-sees-stars-emerge-serbia-sparkle-2652283.htmlFIFA.com's review of New Zealand 2015 ; a tournament which had drama, disappointments, spectacular goals, super saves, record-breaking moments and ultimately ended in success for Serbia. ]]>Mon, 22 Jun 2015 09:34:00 GMT Area=Tournament Section=Competition Kind=News Tournament=FIFA U-20 World Cup New Zealand 2015<![CDATA[New Zealand 2015 in numbers ]]>http://www.fifa.com/u20worldcup/news/y=2015/m=6/news=new-zealand-2015-in-numbers-2651593.htmlSat, 20 Jun 2015 23:19:00 GMT Area=Tournament Section=Competition Kind=News Tournament=FIFA U-20 World Cup New Zealand 2015<![CDATA[Rajkovic: We’re one team with one heart]]>http://www.fifa.com/u20worldcup/news/y=2015/m=6/news=rajkovic-we-re-one-team-with-one-heart-2651580.htmlSat, 20 Jun 2015 13:01:00 GMT Area=Tournament Section=Competition Kind=News Tournament=FIFA U-20 World Cup New Zealand 2015<![CDATA[Danilo faces defeat with dignity]]>http://www.fifa.com/u20worldcup/news/y=2015/m=6/news=danilo-faces-defeat-with-dignity-2651584.htmlDefeated Brazil captain Danilo spoke to FIFA.com after the final whistle blew on the FIFA U-20 World Cup New Zealand 2015, reflecting on the desolation inside the Brazil camp and his personal success in winning the adidas Silver Ball.

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Sat, 20 Jun 2015 12:57:00 GMT Area=Tournament Section=Competition Kind=News Tournament=FIFA U-20 World Cup New Zealand 2015
<![CDATA[New Zealand 2015 hailed a resounding success ]]>http://www.fifa.com/u20worldcup/news/y=2015/m=6/news=new-zealand-2015-hailed-a-resounding-success-2651557.htmlSat, 20 Jun 2015 11:21:00 GMT Area=Tournament Section=LOC Kind=News Tournament=FIFA U-20 World Cup New Zealand 2015<![CDATA[Mali’s magician Traore nets top honour]]>http://www.fifa.com/u20worldcup/news/y=2015/m=6/news=mali-s-magician-traore-nets-top-honour-2651545.htmlWe review the award-winners at the FIFA U-20 World Cup New Zealand 2015, with Mali's Adama Traore taking top honours with the adidas Golden Ball while Ukraine's Viktor Kovalenko ended up with the adidas Golden Boot.

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Sat, 20 Jun 2015 11:03:00 GMT Area=Tournament Section=Competition Kind=News Tournament=FIFA U-20 World Cup New Zealand 2015
<![CDATA[Ecstasy in Auckland as Serbia make history ]]>http://www.fifa.com/u20worldcup/news/y=2015/m=6/news=ecstasy-in-auckland-as-serbia-make-history-2651306.htmlSat, 20 Jun 2015 10:29:00 GMT Area=Tournament Section=Competition Kind=News Tournament=FIFA U-20 World Cup New Zealand 2015<![CDATA[Traore, Mali's golden talisman]]>http://www.fifa.com/u20worldcup/news/y=2015/m=6/news=traore-mali-s-golden-talisman-2651510.htmlFIFA.com.]]>Sat, 20 Jun 2015 10:04:00 GMT Area=Tournament Section=Competition Kind=News Tournament=FIFA U-20 World Cup New Zealand 2015<![CDATA[Maksimovic leaves it late to seal historic win]]>http://www.fifa.com/u20worldcup/matches/round=271592/match=300269523/match-report.htmlSerbia are the FIFA U-20 World Cup champions after a late extra time goal from Nemanja Maksimovic sealed victory after Andreas Pereira had earlier levelled following Stanisa Mandic's opener.

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Sat, 20 Jun 2015 08:32:00 GMT Area=Tournament Section=Competition Kind=Match Summary Tournament=FIFA U-20 World Cup New Zealand 2015
<![CDATA[Traore stars as Mali bag bronze ]]>http://www.fifa.com/u20worldcup/matches/round=271594/match=300269552/match-report.htmlSat, 20 Jun 2015 04:32:00 GMT Area=Tournament Section=Competition Kind=Match Summary Tournament=FIFA U-20 World Cup New Zealand 2015<![CDATA[U-20 road trip nears end for Kiwi diehards ]]>http://www.fifa.com/u20worldcup/news/y=2015/m=6/news=u-20-road-trip-nears-end-for-kiwi-diehards-2651014.htmlFri, 19 Jun 2015 22:50:00 GMT Area=Tournament Section=Competition Kind=News Tournament=FIFA U-20 World Cup New Zealand 2015<![CDATA[Senegal and Mali, friends and rivals]]>http://www.fifa.com/u20worldcup/news/y=2015/m=6/news=senegal-and-mali-friends-and-rivals-2651048.htmlFIFA.com hears from Fanyeri Diarra and Joseph Koto, coaches of the Mali and Sengal teams that have shocked everyone at the FIFA U-20 World Cup, ahead of their third-place play-off.]]>Fri, 19 Jun 2015 09:12:00 GMT Area=Tournament Section=Competition Kind=News Tournament=FIFA U-20 World Cup New Zealand 2015<![CDATA[Webb: FIFA tournaments are always the highlight ]]>http://www.fifa.com/u20worldcup/news/y=2015/m=6/news=webb-fifa-tournaments-always-the-highlight-2650670.htmlFIFA.com about his new role as a FIFA referee instructor, the importance of the FIFA U-20 World Cup and the recent introduction of goal-line technology and the vanishing spray.]]>Fri, 19 Jun 2015 05:34:00 GMT Area=Tournament Section=Competition Kind=News Tournament=FIFA U-20 World Cup New Zealand 2015<![CDATA[Paunovic: It would be wonderful to make history]]>http://www.fifa.com/u20worldcup/news/y=2015/m=6/news=paunovic-it-would-be-wonderful-to-make-history-2650914.html FIFA.com about the rebirth of his country's football since the war, his management style and what he expects from the FIFA U-20 World Cup final against Brazil.]]>Fri, 19 Jun 2015 00:37:00 GMT Area=Tournament Section=Competition Kind=News Tournament=FIFA U-20 World Cup New Zealand 2015<![CDATA[Boschilia: We're trying to restore Brazil's image]]>http://www.fifa.com/u20worldcup/news/y=2015/m=6/news=boschilia-we-re-trying-to-restore-brazil-s-image-2650963.htmlFIFA.com that he and his team-mates have relished going back to their country's free-flowing, attacking roots.]]>Thu, 18 Jun 2015 23:02:00 GMT Area=Tournament Section=Competition Kind=News Tournament=FIFA U-20 World Cup New Zealand 2015<![CDATA[Successful FIFA U-20 World Cup set for fitting finale ]]>http://www.fifa.com/u20worldcup/news/y=2015/m=6/news=successful-fifa-u-20-world-cup-set-for-fitting-finale-2650744.htmlThu, 18 Jun 2015 03:30:00 GMT Area=Tournament Section=Competition Kind=Release Tournament=FIFA U-20 World Cup New Zealand 2015<![CDATA[Serbia dig deep to banish demons]]>http://www.fifa.com/u20worldcup/news/y=2015/m=6/news=serbia-dig-deep-to-banish-demons-2650473.htmlFIFA.com about Serbia's hard-fought semi-final win over Mali and whether fatigue will play against them in the decider against Brazil.]]>Wed, 17 Jun 2015 19:39:00 GMT Area=Tournament Section=Competition Kind=News Tournament=FIFA U-20 World Cup New Zealand 2015<![CDATA[Joao Pedro: We're not finished yet]]>http://www.fifa.com/u20worldcup/news/y=2015/m=6/news=joao-pedro-we-re-not-finished-yet-2650404.htmlWed, 17 Jun 2015 15:23:00 GMT Area=Tournament Section=Competition Kind=News Tournament=FIFA U-20 World Cup New Zealand 2015<![CDATA[Brazil and Serbia set up final date]]>http://www.fifa.com/u20worldcup/news/y=2015/m=6/news=brazil-and-serbia-set-up-final-date-2650383.htmlWed, 17 Jun 2015 13:07:00 GMT Area=Tournament Section=Competition Kind=News Tournament=FIFA U-20 World Cup New Zealand 2015<![CDATA[Volunteers mark 2015 anti-discrimination day]]>http://www.fifa.com/sustainability/news/y=2015/m=6/news=volunteers-mark-2015-anti-discrimination-day-2650275.htmlWed, 17 Jun 2015 12:13:00 GMT Area=Social Section=Anti-Racism Kind=News<![CDATA[Saponjic strikes to send Serbia through ]]>http://www.fifa.com/u20worldcup/matches/round=271596/match=300269518/match-report.htmlWed, 17 Jun 2015 11:01:00 GMT Area=Tournament Section=Competition Kind=Match Summary Tournament=FIFA U-20 World Cup New Zealand 2015<![CDATA[Five-star Brazil cruise to the final]]>http://www.fifa.com/u20worldcup/matches/round=271596/match=300269522/match-report.htmlWed, 17 Jun 2015 07:00:00 GMT Area=Tournament Section=Competition Kind=Match Summary Tournament=FIFA U-20 World Cup New Zealand 2015<![CDATA[Football helping Christchurch rise again]]>http://www.fifa.com/u20worldcup/news/y=2015/m=6/news=football-helping-christchurch-rise-again-2649730.htmlTue, 16 Jun 2015 23:16:00 GMT Area=Tournament Section=Competition Kind=News Tournament=FIFA U-20 World Cup New Zealand 2015<![CDATA[Fever Pitch freestyler inspiring Auckland's next generation ]]>http://www.fifa.com/u20worldcup/news/y=2015/m=6/news=fever-pitch-freestyler-inspiring-auckland-s-next-generation-2649377.htmlFIFA.com hears from the football freestyler who has been amazing youngsters at the FIFA Fan Experience in Auckland's Queens Wharf during the FIFA U-20 World Cup.]]>Tue, 16 Jun 2015 22:36:00 GMT Area=Tournament Section=Competition Kind=News Tournament=FIFA U-20 World Cup New Zealand 2015<![CDATA[FIFA educates young All White hopefuls]]>http://www.fifa.com/development/news/y=2015/m=6/news=fifa-aims-to-educate-young-all-white-hopefuls-2649476.htmlTue, 16 Jun 2015 11:13:00 GMT Area=Football Development Section=Medical Kind=News<![CDATA[Thiam making sparks fly for Senegal]]>http://www.fifa.com/u20worldcup/news/y=2015/m=6/news=thiam-making-sparks-fly-for-senegal-2649181.htmlTue, 16 Jun 2015 00:38:00 GMT Area=Tournament Section=Competition Kind=News Tournament=FIFA U-20 World Cup New Zealand 2015<![CDATA[Maiga, Mali's giant go-getter]]>http://www.fifa.com/u20worldcup/news/y=2015/m=6/news=maiga-mali-s-giant-go-getter-2649010.htmlFIFA.com caught up with him to hear about his famous father and his uncompromising style of play.]]>Mon, 15 Jun 2015 22:48:00 GMT Area=Tournament Section=Competition Kind=News Tournament=FIFA U-20 World Cup New Zealand 2015<![CDATA[Serbians winning hearts as they chase history]]>http://www.fifa.com/u20worldcup/news/y=2015/m=6/news=serbians-winning-hearts-as-they-chase-history-2648976.htmlMon, 15 Jun 2015 22:10:00 GMT Area=Tournament Section=Competition Kind=News Tournament=FIFA U-20 World Cup New Zealand 2015<![CDATA[African tests for Brazil and Serbia]]>http://www.fifa.com/u20worldcup/news/y=2015/m=6/news=african-tests-for-brazil-and-serbia-2649020.htmlMon, 15 Jun 2015 22:04:00 GMT Area=Tournament Section=Competition Kind=News Tournament=FIFA U-20 World Cup New Zealand 2015<![CDATA[Homework pays off for Brazil’s Jean]]>http://www.fifa.com/u20worldcup/news/y=2015/m=6/news=homework-pays-off-for-brazil-s-jean-2648306.htmlSun, 14 Jun 2015 23:55:00 GMT Area=Tournament Section=Competition Kind=News Tournament=FIFA U-20 World Cup New Zealand 2015<![CDATA[Wormuth: New Zealand has been phenomenal]]>http://www.fifa.com/u20worldcup/news/y=2015/m=6/news=wormuth-new-zealand-has-been-phenomenal-2648299.htmlSun, 14 Jun 2015 23:18:00 GMT Area=Tournament Section=Competition Kind=News Tournament=FIFA U-20 World Cup New Zealand 2015<![CDATA[Zelalem: USA want to reach higher]]>http://www.fifa.com/u20worldcup/news/y=2015/m=6/news=zelalem-usa-want-to-reach-higher-2648285.htmlFIFA.com of his belief that USA can begin challenging for major titles, also outlining his approach to penalties and Arsenal ambitions.]]>Sun, 14 Jun 2015 13:32:00 GMT Area=Tournament Section=Competition Kind=News Tournament=FIFA U-20 World Cup New Zealand 2015<![CDATA[Mali in safe hands with Diarra]]>http://www.fifa.com/u20worldcup/news/y=2015/m=6/news=mali-in-safe-hands-with-diarra-2648274.htmlDjigui Diarra spoke to FIFA.com after the penalty heroics against Germany that helped Mali through to the FIFA U-20 World Cup semi-finals, and the 'keeper revealed his role model: German hero Manuel Neuer.

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Sun, 14 Jun 2015 12:21:00 GMT Area=Tournament Section=Competition Kind=News Tournament=FIFA U-20 World Cup New Zealand 2015
<![CDATA[Unlucky losers pay the penalty]]>http://www.fifa.com/u20worldcup/news/y=2015/m=6/news=unlucky-losers-pay-the-penalty-2648259.htmlFIFA.com rounds-up the day at New Zealand 2015 where eight teams became four.]]>Sun, 14 Jun 2015 09:29:00 GMT Area=Tournament Section=Competition Kind=News Tournament=FIFA U-20 World Cup New Zealand 2015<![CDATA[Serbia keep cool to set up Mali showdown ]]>http://www.fifa.com/u20worldcup/matches/round=271598/match=300269551/match-report.htmlSun, 14 Jun 2015 08:21:00 GMT Area=Tournament Section=Competition Kind=Match Summary Tournament=FIFA U-20 World Cup New Zealand 2015<![CDATA[Thiam slots Senegal into final four]]>http://www.fifa.com/u20worldcup/matches/round=271598/match=300269519/match-report.htmlSun, 14 Jun 2015 07:26:00 GMT Area=Tournament Section=Competition Kind=Match Summary Tournament=FIFA U-20 World Cup New Zealand 2015<![CDATA[Shootout sends Mali into semis]]>http://www.fifa.com/u20worldcup/matches/round=271598/match=300269543/match-report.htmlSun, 14 Jun 2015 04:52:00 GMT Area=Tournament Section=Competition Kind=Match Summary Tournament=FIFA U-20 World Cup New Zealand 2015<![CDATA[Brazil through as profligate Portugal pay the penalty ]]>http://www.fifa.com/u20worldcup/matches/round=271598/match=300269537/match-report.htmlSun, 14 Jun 2015 04:50:00 GMT Area=Tournament Section=Competition Kind=Match Summary Tournament=FIFA U-20 World Cup New Zealand 2015<![CDATA[Gbakle: Mali can reach the final]]>http://www.fifa.com/u20worldcup/news/y=2015/m=6/news=gbakle-mali-can-reach-the-final-2647408.htmlFIFA.com about the African team's ambitions and his own career in France.]]>Sat, 13 Jun 2015 23:09:00 GMT Area=Tournament Section=Competition Kind=News Tournament=FIFA U-20 World Cup New Zealand 2015<![CDATA[Sy: I have a gift for saving penalties]]>http://www.fifa.com/u20worldcup/news/y=2015/m=6/news=sy-i-have-a-gift-for-saving-penalties-2647051.htmlFIFA.com caught up with Senegal's penalty shootout hero Ibrahima Sy ahead of his side's FIFA U-20 World Cup quarter-final against Uzbekistan, with the enigmatic shot stopper hoping his country can make the final four.]]>Sat, 13 Jun 2015 00:28:00 GMT Area=Tournament Section=Competition Kind=News Tournament=FIFA U-20 World Cup New Zealand 2015<![CDATA[Danilo, Brazil’s man on the inside]]>http://www.fifa.com/u20worldcup/news/y=2015/m=6/news=danilo-brazil-s-man-on-the-inside-2647080.htmlBrazil captain Danilo, who stars for Braga in Portugal, speaks to FIFA.com ahead of the Seleção ​derby against his adopted country in the FIFA U-20 World Cup quarter-finals.

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Fri, 12 Jun 2015 23:03:00 GMT Area=Tournament Section=Competition Kind=News Tournament=FIFA U-20 World Cup New Zealand 2015
<![CDATA[Speedster Brandt moves into fifth gear]]>http://www.fifa.com/u20worldcup/news/y=2015/m=6/news=speedster-brandt-moves-into-fifth-gear-2647048.htmlBayer Leverkusen speedster Julian Brandt spoke to FIFA.com ahead of Germany's quarter-final clash against Mali, discussing his own confidence, drive and the side's ambition to emulate their senior counterparts.

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Fri, 12 Jun 2015 22:37:00 GMT Area=Tournament Section=Competition Kind=News Tournament=FIFA U-20 World Cup New Zealand 2015
<![CDATA[Ghana raise smiles on children’s hospital visit]]>http://www.fifa.com/u20worldcup/news/y=2015/m=6/news=ghana-raise-smiles-on-children-s-hospital-visit-2646234.htmlAhead of their last 16 match against Mali at the FIFA U-20 World Cup 2015, Ghana’s team visited the Children’s Hospital Wellington, the first and oldest of its kind in New Zealand.

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Thu, 11 Jun 2015 22:56:00 GMT Area=Tournament Section=Competition Kind=News Tournament=FIFA U-20 World Cup New Zealand 2015
<![CDATA[Big picture inspires departing Kiwis ]]>http://www.fifa.com/u20worldcup/news/y=2015/m=6/news=big-picture-inspires-departing-kiwis-2646380.htmlThu, 11 Jun 2015 22:49:00 GMT Area=Tournament Section=Competition Kind=News Tournament=FIFA U-20 World Cup New Zealand 2015<![CDATA[Drama for hosts as Germany and Brazil battle through]]>http://www.fifa.com/u20worldcup/news/y=2015/m=6/news=drama-for-hosts-as-germany-and-brazil-battle-through-2646279.htmlThe Round of 16 at the FIFA U-20 World Cup 2015 is now complete after four thrilling encounters. Brazil, Germany, Portugal and Uzbekistan progressed to the next round – but the tournament is over for hosts New Zealand.]]>Thu, 11 Jun 2015 15:47:00 GMT Area=Tournament Section=Competition Kind=News Tournament=FIFA U-20 World Cup New Zealand 2015<![CDATA[Khamdamov: Uzbekistan are out to make history]]>http://www.fifa.com/u20worldcup/news/y=2015/m=6/news=khamdamov-uzbekistan-are-out-to-make-history-2646227.htmlFIFA.com he was already setting his sights on the last four and a best ever finish at a FIFA U-20 World Cup.]]>Thu, 11 Jun 2015 12:50:00 GMT Area=Tournament Section=Competition Kind=News Tournament=FIFA U-20 World Cup New Zealand 2015<![CDATA[Brazil see off Uruguay on penalties]]>http://www.fifa.com/u20worldcup/matches/round=271600/match=300269541/match-report.htmlThu, 11 Jun 2015 11:19:00 GMT Area=Tournament Section=Competition Kind=Match Summary Tournament=FIFA U-20 World Cup New Zealand 2015<![CDATA[Portugal break hosts' hearts]]>http://www.fifa.com/u20worldcup/matches/round=271600/match=300269530/match-report.htmlThu, 11 Jun 2015 10:40:00 GMT Area=Tournament Section=Competition Kind=Match Summary Tournament=FIFA U-20 World Cup New Zealand 2015<![CDATA[Oztunali the matchwinner for Germany]]>http://www.fifa.com/u20worldcup/matches/round=271600/match=300269515/match-report.htmlThu, 11 Jun 2015 10:25:00 GMT Area=Tournament Section=Competition Kind=Match Summary Tournament=FIFA U-20 World Cup New Zealand 2015