<![CDATA[FIFA.com - News]]>http://www.fifa.com/index.htmlenCopyright ©1994 - 2013 FIFA. All rights reservedWed, 17 Jul 2013 15:54:00 GMTFri, 19 Jul 2013 11:34:47 GMTFIFA.comFIFA.comhttp://www.fifa.com/imgml/rssheader.gif http://www.fifa.com/index.html13928FIFA.com RSS<![CDATA[France claim maiden U-20 crown]]>http://www.fifa.com/u20worldcup/news/newsid=2137424/index.html?cid=rssfeed&att=Wed, 17 Jul 2013 15:54:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA U-20 World Cup Turkey 2013<![CDATA[De Amores: We’ve done Uruguay proud]]>http://www.fifa.com/u20worldcup/news/newsid=2136225/index.html?cid=rssfeed&att=Uruguay goalkeeper and adidas Golden Glove winner Guillermo de Amores spoke exclusively to FIFA.com after his side's penalty shootout defeat in the FIFA U-20 World Cup final.

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Sun, 14 Jul 2013 09:29:20 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA U-20 World Cup Turkey 2013
<![CDATA[Top honours to captain Pogba]]>http://www.fifa.com/u20worldcup/news/newsid=2136182/index.html?cid=rssfeed&att=France captain Paul Pogba capped off a great night for him by claiming the adidas Golden Ball for best player at Turkey 2013, while Ebenezer Assifuah won the adidas Golden boot and Guillermo De Amores the adidas Golden Ball.

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Sun, 14 Jul 2013 01:02:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA U-20 World Cup Turkey 2013
<![CDATA[France end Turkey on top]]>http://www.fifa.com/u20worldcup/news/newsid=2135793/index.html?cid=rssfeed&att=The last day of Turkey 2013 is one this generation of France players will cherish forever, as Les Bleuets triumphed in the final, while Uruguay fought valiantly and Ghana finished third. FIFA.com rounds-up the final games.

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Sat, 13 Jul 2013 22:54:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA U-20 World Cup Turkey 2013
<![CDATA[France triumph after shootout drama]]>http://www.fifa.com/u20worldcup/matches/round=259225/match=300232810/index.html?cid=rssfeed&att=France won their first-ever FIFA U-20 World Cup title after beating Uruguay 4-1 on penalties after the match ended 0-0, with Alphonse Areola saving two spot-kicks and Dimitri Foulquier scoring the winner.

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Sat, 13 Jul 2013 21:46:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=Match SummaryTournament=FIFA U-20 World Cup Turkey 2013
<![CDATA[Denizli: Football brings people together]]>http://www.fifa.com/u20worldcup/news/newsid=2135641/index.html?cid=rssfeed&att=One of the most successful coaches in Turkish footballing history, Mustafa Denizli spoke to FIFA.com about his thoughts on coaches' attitudes, the spotlight afforded to young stars and his football philosophy. 

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Sat, 13 Jul 2013 10:18:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA U-20 World Cup Turkey 2013
<![CDATA[Garcia: It’s important to stay fully focused]]>http://www.fifa.com/u20worldcup/news/newsid=2135620/index.html?cid=rssfeed&att=FIFA.com caught up with Mexican referee Roberto Garcia, who will officiate the FIFA U-20 World Cup Turkey 2013 final between France and and Uruguay on Saturday to get his thoughts ahead of the big match.

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Sat, 13 Jul 2013 08:15:03 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA U-20 World Cup Turkey 2013
<![CDATA[Verzeri outlines Uruguayan progress]]>http://www.fifa.com/u20worldcup/news/newsid=2135600/index.html?cid=rssfeed&att=Ahead of Uruguay's appearance in tomorrow's FIFA U-20 World Cup Final, FIFA.com spoke with coach Juan Verzeri to analyse La Celeste's path that culminates with their match-up against France in Istanbul on Saturday.

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Fri, 12 Jul 2013 19:41:13 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA U-20 World Cup Turkey 2013
<![CDATA[Laxalt: My locks are on the line]]>http://www.fifa.com/u20worldcup/news/newsid=2135386/index.html?cid=rssfeed&att=Diego Laxalt has been one of Uruguay's most impressive features of Turkey 2013, but the eye-catching midfielder tells FIFA.com he may be a bit less noticeable if they win the final - having promised to shave his distinctive hairstyle.

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Fri, 12 Jul 2013 13:06:09 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA U-20 World Cup Turkey 2013
<![CDATA[Uruguayans out to erase Azteca pain]]>http://www.fifa.com/u20worldcup/news/newsid=2135302/index.html?cid=rssfeed&att=FIFA.com hears about their memories and lessons learned.]]>Fri, 12 Jul 2013 11:15:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA U-20 World Cup Turkey 2013<![CDATA[France, Uruguay face final hurdle]]>http://www.fifa.com/u20worldcup/news/newsid=2135131/index.html?cid=rssfeed&att=FIFA.com previews the Turkey 2013 decider.]]>Fri, 12 Jul 2013 08:35:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=Match PreviewTournament=FIFA U-20 World Cup Turkey 2013<![CDATA[Young guns scrap for Golden Boot]]>http://www.fifa.com/u20worldcup/news/newsid=2134915/index.html?cid=rssfeed&att=With just two games left of Turkey 2013, the destination of the golden boot is yet to be determined, with players from each of the remaining four sides out to dethrone Portugal's top-scorer-elect Bruma.

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Thu, 11 Jul 2013 15:43:15 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA U-20 World Cup Turkey 2013
<![CDATA[The statistical story of Turkey 2013 ]]>http://www.fifa.com/u20worldcup/news/newsid=2134908/index.html?cid=rssfeed&att=FIFA.com takes a look at some of the eye-catching stats from the FIFA U-20 World Cup ahead of Saturday's final.]]>Thu, 11 Jul 2013 12:23:47 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA U-20 World Cup Turkey 2013<![CDATA[Ertugral: No10s due to make a comeback]]>http://www.fifa.com/u20worldcup/news/newsid=2134882/index.html?cid=rssfeed&att= FIFA Technical Study Group member Muhsin Ertugral talked tactics with FIFA.com, covering the dynamics of Turkey 2013, the surprise teams and the differences in footballing cultures across the continents.

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Thu, 11 Jul 2013 09:43:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA U-20 World Cup Turkey 2013
<![CDATA[Who will win the Turkey 2013 final?]]>http://www.fifa.com/u20worldcup/news/newsid=2112121/index.html?cid=rssfeed&att=What started as 24 teams is now down to two, in the shape of France and Uruguay, who still are in with a shot at claiming the FIFA U-20 World Cup title. Who do you think will triumph at the final in Istanbul?

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Thu, 11 Jul 2013 08:00:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=Have Your SayTournament=FIFA U-20 World Cup Turkey 2013
<![CDATA[Turkey's climax finalised ]]>http://www.fifa.com/u20worldcup/news/newsid=2134783/index.html?cid=rssfeed&att=Almost three weeks since the first ball was kicked, we now know the line-up for Saturday's final - France and Urguay. The pair had get past Ghana and Iraq respectively to get there and FIFA.com rounds-up the semi-final action.

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Wed, 10 Jul 2013 23:54:11 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA U-20 World Cup Turkey 2013
<![CDATA[Penalties see Uruguay into final]]>http://www.fifa.com/u20worldcup/matches/round=259229/match=300232828/index.html?cid=rssfeed&att=Uruguay won the first FIFA U-20 World Cup semi-final shoot-out in 28 years to end Iraq's fairytale journey one step short of the final, after the pair could not be separated in a 1-1 draw.

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Wed, 10 Jul 2013 22:04:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=Match SummaryTournament=FIFA U-20 World Cup Turkey 2013
<![CDATA[Former stars meet young Turkish hopefuls]]>http://www.fifa.com/u20worldcup/news/newsid=2134413/index.html?cid=rssfeed&att= Lucky children got to meet ex-professionals Sedat Ozden and Kubilay Turkyilmaz, as part of FIFA Fair Play day events organised in conjunction with the FIFA U-20 World Cup.

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Wed, 10 Jul 2013 16:10:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA U-20 World Cup Turkey 2013
<![CDATA[Tournament revelations face off]]>http://www.fifa.com/u20worldcup/news/newsid=2133847/index.html?cid=rssfeed&att=FIFA.com previews the unlikely semi-final match-up between Iraq and Uruguay, with the West Asians hoping to extend their best-ever run in the tournament and Uruguay hoping to reach their first final since 1997.

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Tue, 09 Jul 2013 09:15:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=Match PreviewTournament=FIFA U-20 World Cup Turkey 2013
<![CDATA[Captain Silva's guide to Uruguay]]>http://www.fifa.com/u20worldcup/news/newsid=2134000/index.html?cid=rssfeed&att=As Uruguay prepare to battle with Iraq for a spot in the FIFA U-20 World Cup final, La Celeste captain Gaston Silva took time out to give FIFA.com a look inside the personalities within their dressing room.

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Tue, 09 Jul 2013 06:56:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA U-20 World Cup Turkey 2013
<![CDATA[Suso, Lopetegui in sync in defeat]]>http://www.fifa.com/u20worldcup/news/newsid=2132934/index.html?cid=rssfeed&att=FIFA.com.]]>Sun, 07 Jul 2013 08:25:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA U-20 World Cup Turkey 2013<![CDATA[Avenatti: We’ve come a long way]]>http://www.fifa.com/u20worldcup/news/newsid=2132941/index.html?cid=rssfeed&att=After striking in extra-time to achieve a stunning FIFA U-20 World Cup quarter-final win over Spain, a beaming Uruguay hero in Felipe Avenatti tells FIFA.com of his joy at getting the winner and the pride of representing La Celeste.

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Sun, 07 Jul 2013 01:15:28 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA U-20 World Cup Turkey 2013
<![CDATA[France cruise, Spain crash out]]>http://www.fifa.com/u20worldcup/news/newsid=2132930/index.html?cid=rssfeed&att=The two remaining European names at Turkey 2013 saw wildly contrasting quater-final nights as France cruised past Uzbeistan while Uruguay stunned Spain in extra-time. FIFA.com rounds-up the action.

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Sun, 07 Jul 2013 00:38:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA U-20 World Cup Turkey 2013
<![CDATA[Uruguay cause Spanish upset]]>http://www.fifa.com/u20worldcup/matches/round=259231/match=300232835/index.html?cid=rssfeed&att=Sat, 06 Jul 2013 21:29:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=Match SummaryTournament=FIFA U-20 World Cup Turkey 2013<![CDATA[Lopez: Uruguay are a match for anyone]]>http://www.fifa.com/u20worldcup/news/newsid=2132563/index.html?cid=rssfeed&att=FIFA.com chats with Nicolas Lopez who, having scored four times in four matches, will represent Uruguay’s main goal threat in their FIFA U-20 World Cup quarter-final clash with Spain.]]>Fri, 05 Jul 2013 21:09:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA U-20 World Cup Turkey 2013<![CDATA[Suarez staking his claim]]>http://www.fifa.com/u20worldcup/news/newsid=2132453/index.html?cid=rssfeed&att=Denis Suarez is upfront about trying to create a Spanish selection headache when speaking with FIFA.com, and considering the Manchester City midfielder's persistence on the pitch, the Galician is unlikely to give up.

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Fri, 05 Jul 2013 15:59:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA U-20 World Cup Turkey 2013
<![CDATA[Remaining favourites target final four]]>http://www.fifa.com/u20worldcup/news/newsid=2131938/index.html?cid=rssfeed&att=Spain and France will have their sights firmly on the FIFA U-20 World Cup last-four as the two remaining pre-tournament favourites, but Uruguay and Uzbekistan intend to be no pushovers. FIFA.com previews the action. 

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Fri, 05 Jul 2013 07:38:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=Match PreviewTournament=FIFA U-20 World Cup Turkey 2013
<![CDATA[From the dressing room to playing field]]>http://www.fifa.com/u20worldcup/news/newsid=2132112/index.html?cid=rssfeed&att=Thu, 04 Jul 2013 20:46:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA U-20 World Cup Turkey 2013<![CDATA[Scare for Spain as hosts bow out]]>http://www.fifa.com/u20worldcup/news/newsid=2130441/index.html?cid=rssfeed&att=FIFA.com reviews the action.]]>Tue, 02 Jul 2013 21:50:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA U-20 World Cup Turkey 2013<![CDATA[Lopez shoots down ten-man Nigeria]]>http://www.fifa.com/u20worldcup/matches/round=259233/match=300232832/index.html?cid=rssfeed&att=A Nicolas Lopez brace has taken Uruguay through to a meeting with Spain in the quarter-finals of Turkey 2013 with a 2-1 win over a spirited ten-man Nigeria side, who had fought back through Olarenwaju Kayode.

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Tue, 02 Jul 2013 20:56:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=Match SummaryTournament=FIFA U-20 World Cup Turkey 2013
<![CDATA[Group F: Consistent Croatia come out on top]]>http://www.fifa.com/u20worldcup/news/newsid=2123728/index.html?cid=rssfeed&att=Mon, 01 Jul 2013 15:29:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA U-20 World Cup Turkey 2013<![CDATA[Stakes high for favourites and locals]]>http://www.fifa.com/u20worldcup/news/newsid=2129213/index.html?cid=rssfeed&att=FIFA.com previews the first day, seeing eight teams split across Istanbul and Gaziantep.]]>Mon, 01 Jul 2013 13:02:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=Match PreviewTournament=FIFA U-20 World Cup Turkey 2013<![CDATA[Quintet through as group stage ends]]>http://www.fifa.com/u20worldcup/news/newsid=2123675/index.html?cid=rssfeed&att=The final day of the group stages saw the final candidates for the last 16 book their places in the FIFA U-20 World Cup knockout stages, while the three sides from Group E and F are set to fly home home.

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Sat, 29 Jun 2013 23:42:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA U-20 World Cup Turkey 2013
<![CDATA[Acevedo: The best is yet to come ]]>http://www.fifa.com/u20worldcup/news/newsid=2123172/index.html?cid=rssfeed&att=FIFA.com that, while Uruguay delivered their best performance of Turkey 2013 thus far in beating Uzbekistan 4-0, they can scale even greater heights in the matches ahead.]]>Sat, 29 Jun 2013 21:19:49 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA U-20 World Cup Turkey 2013<![CDATA[Lopez stars as Celeste secure second ]]>http://www.fifa.com/u20worldcup/matches/round=259235/match=300232817/index.html?cid=rssfeed&att=Sat, 29 Jun 2013 17:52:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=Match SummaryTournament=FIFA U-20 World Cup Turkey 2013<![CDATA[Rakhmanov: We will make it through]]>http://www.fifa.com/u20worldcup/news/newsid=2121632/index.html?cid=rssfeed&att=FIFA.com he is confident that his side will make an impact at Turkey 2013, as the Central Asians prepare to face a familiar foe in Uruguay.]]>Fri, 28 Jun 2013 07:00:47 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA U-20 World Cup Turkey 2013<![CDATA[Big names on the brink ]]>http://www.fifa.com/u20worldcup/news/newsid=2120937/index.html?cid=rssfeed&att=Fri, 28 Jun 2013 06:52:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=Match PreviewTournament=FIFA U-20 World Cup Turkey 2013<![CDATA[Iraq strike again as trio miss chance]]>http://www.fifa.com/u20worldcup/news/newsid=2120580/index.html?cid=rssfeed&att=FIFA.com reviews a day of FIFA U-20 World Cup action that brought another comeback from Iraq and saw Chile, Croatia and Uzbekistan miss out on the chance to qualify with a game to spare.]]>Wed, 26 Jun 2013 22:38:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA U-20 World Cup Turkey 2013<![CDATA[De Arrascaeta draws on Riquelme inspiration]]>http://www.fifa.com/u20worldcup/news/newsid=2120228/index.html?cid=rssfeed&att=FIFA.com an Argentine is to thank for his strike.]]>Wed, 26 Jun 2013 21:30:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA U-20 World Cup Turkey 2013<![CDATA[Victory sees Uruguay back on track]]>http://www.fifa.com/u20worldcup/matches/round=259235/match=300232847/index.html?cid=rssfeed&att=Uruguay bounced back from their defeat to Croatia as they defeated New Zealand 2-0 in their second FIFA U-20 World Cup fixture, with Giorgian De Arrascaeta and Nicolas Lopez getting the goals.

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Wed, 26 Jun 2013 17:49:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=Match SummaryTournament=FIFA U-20 World Cup Turkey 2013
<![CDATA[Rolan on a high in Turkey]]>http://www.fifa.com/u20worldcup/news/newsid=2118823/index.html?cid=rssfeed&att=FIFA.com, the traditionally slow-starting South Americans need to pick up the pace for their game with New Zealand.]]>Tue, 25 Jun 2013 13:03:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA U-20 World Cup Turkey 2013<![CDATA[Expectations on trial in Antalya, Bursa]]>http://www.fifa.com/u20worldcup/news/newsid=2118640/index.html?cid=rssfeed&att=The second round of matches in Group E and F at FIFA U-20 World Turkey 2013 presents split agendas, with some aiming to build their reputation as outside contenders, while others look to get back on track. FIFA.com previews the action.

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Tue, 25 Jun 2013 07:08:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=Match PreviewTournament=FIFA U-20 World Cup Turkey 2013
<![CDATA[Joy for Uzbekistan, frustration for England]]>http://www.fifa.com/u20worldcup/news/newsid=2117448/index.html?cid=rssfeed&att=Sun, 23 Jun 2013 23:42:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA U-20 World Cup Turkey 2013<![CDATA[Rebic earns Croatia victory]]>http://www.fifa.com/u20worldcup/matches/round=259235/match=300232844/index.html?cid=rssfeed&att=Ante Rebic's first-half strike was enough to see Croatia fight their way to victory against Uruguay in a keenly contested Group F opener for the pair at Turkey 2013.

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Sun, 23 Jun 2013 19:54:51 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=Match SummaryTournament=FIFA U-20 World Cup Turkey 2013
<![CDATA[Race begins for Turkey’s dark horses ]]>http://www.fifa.com/u20worldcup/news/newsid=2114713/index.html?cid=rssfeed&att=Sat, 22 Jun 2013 06:47:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=Match PreviewTournament=FIFA U-20 World Cup Turkey 2013<![CDATA[A warm and wonderful welcome ]]>http://www.fifa.com/u20worldcup/news/newsid=2113903/index.html?cid=rssfeed&att=Fri, 21 Jun 2013 20:12:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA U-20 World Cup Turkey 2013<![CDATA[Turkey 2013 squad lists published]]>http://www.fifa.com/u20worldcup/news/newsid=2108036/index.html?cid=rssfeed&att=FIFA.com can reveal the list of 504 players that will travel to Turkey over the coming days to take part in the FIFA U-20 World Cup.]]>Fri, 14 Jun 2013 11:00:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA U-20 World Cup Turkey 2013<![CDATA[Anticipation coupled with ambition]]>http://www.fifa.com/u20worldcup/news/newsid=2046038/index.html?cid=rssfeed&att=FIFA.com looks at all the reaction after a glittering FIFA U-20 World Cup draw in Istanbul laid out the path to glory for 24 nations at Turkey 2013.]]>Mon, 25 Mar 2013 22:02:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA U-20 World Cup Turkey 2013<![CDATA[Hosts face CONMEBOL champs, France meet Spain]]>http://www.fifa.com/u20worldcup/news/newsid=2044340/index.html?cid=rssfeed&att=Mon, 25 Mar 2013 17:57:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA U-20 World Cup Turkey 2013<![CDATA[Brazil's youngsters return to the top]]>http://www.fifa.com/tournaments/archive/u20worldcup/colombia2011/news/newsid=1497423/index.html?cid=rssfeed&att=Eight years after their last FIFA U-20 World Cup triumph, Brazil lifted the trophy for the fifth time in front of record-breaking crowds at Colombia 2011.

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