<![CDATA[FIFA.com - Olympic Football Tournaments London 2012 - Women - News]]>http://www.fifa.com/index.htmlenCopyright ©1994 - 2014 FIFA. All rights reservedFri, 28 Sep 2012 16:08:00 GMTTue, 08 Apr 2014 00:40:22 GMTFIFA.comFIFA.comhttp://www.fifa.com/imgml/rssheader.gif http://www.fifa.com/index.html13928FIFA.com RSS<![CDATA[FIFA calls for solidarity to eradicate match-fixing]]>http://www.fifa.com/aboutfifa/organisation/news/newsid=1711131/index.html?cid=rssfeed&att=Chaired by FIFA President Joseph S. Blatter, the FIFA Executive Committee today completed a two-day meeting at the Home of FIFA in Zurich, where it called for the solidarity of the football community to help eradicate match-fixing from the game.

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Fri, 28 Sep 2012 16:08:00 GMTArea=OrganisationSection=Football GovernanceKind=Release
<![CDATA[What's your best Olympic memory?]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=FIFA.com would like to know what was your favourite memory of the Men's and Women's Olympic Football Tournaments at the 2012 Olympics.]]>Tue, 14 Aug 2012 10:56:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=Have Your SayTournament=Olympic Football Tournaments London 2012 - Men<![CDATA[USA top the podium once more]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=FIFA.com looks back at the Women's Olympic football tournament, which resulted in yet another gold medal for USA and featured brilliant showings from Japan and Canada.]]>Tue, 14 Aug 2012 10:27:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=Olympic Football Tournaments London 2012 - Women<![CDATA[President lauds Olympic successes]]>http://www.fifa.com/aboutfifa/organisation/president/news/newsid=1678699/index.html?cid=rssfeed&att=FIFA President Joseph S. Blatter spoke with FIFA.com ahead of the final match of Olympic football, speaking highly about the fans, the quality of the matches and the spectacular support for the women's tournament.

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Sat, 11 Aug 2012 11:24:00 GMTArea=OrganisationSection=PresidentKind=News
<![CDATA[Obama hails Olympic gold]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Fri, 10 Aug 2012 02:13:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=Olympic Football Tournaments London 2012 - Women<![CDATA[Kumagai: A medal was so important]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=FIFA.com about her mixed emotions following last night's final defeat to USA at London 2012.
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Fri, 10 Aug 2012 01:52:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=Olympic Football Tournaments London 2012 - Women
<![CDATA[Lloyd and Co show big-match mettle]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Thu, 09 Aug 2012 23:48:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=Olympic Football Tournaments London 2012 - Women<![CDATA[USA set the gold standard again]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=]]>Thu, 09 Aug 2012 21:45:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=Match SummaryTournament=Olympic Football Tournaments London 2012 - Women<![CDATA[Canadians cheer third-place triumph]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=FIFA.com managed to speak to the heroines of Canada's bronze medal match win over France in Coventry; Diana Matheson and Erin McLeod who simply could not hide their delight.]]>Thu, 09 Aug 2012 20:24:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=Olympic Football Tournaments London 2012 - Women<![CDATA[Herdman targets home World Cup win]]>http://www.fifa.com/womensolympic/news/newsid=1677871/index.html?cid=rssfeed&att=Following their last-gasp Olympic bronze medal win, Canada coach John Herdman has already set the next target for the Canucks - victory on home soil in the FIFA Women's World Cup 2015.

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Thu, 09 Aug 2012 16:36:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=Olympic Football Tournaments London 2012 - Women
<![CDATA[Smash and grab bronze for Canada]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=After surviving a second half onslaught by France, Diana Matheson kept her cool in the final minute of added time to hand Canada first football medal of London 2012, claiming bronze with a 1-0 win.

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Thu, 09 Aug 2012 15:06:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=Match SummaryTournament=Olympic Football Tournaments London 2012 - Women
<![CDATA[Japan’s triumph in Frankfurt]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=FIFA.com's video of the week features their epic encounter in last year's FIFA Women's World Cup final.
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Thu, 09 Aug 2012 09:11:00 GMTArea=News CentreSection=Video of the WeekKind=News
<![CDATA[Canucks, Bleues in battle for bronze]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Canada and France were both denied a place in the final of the Women’s Olympic Football Tournament by narrow margins, and now they must dust themselves down and focus on bronze.]]>Wed, 08 Aug 2012 15:20:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=Match PreviewTournament=Olympic Football Tournaments London 2012 - Women<![CDATA[An Olympic rematch]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Wed, 08 Aug 2012 10:14:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=Match PreviewTournament=Olympic Football Tournaments London 2012 - Women<![CDATA[Lloyd: We’re out for revenge]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Wed, 08 Aug 2012 10:13:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=Olympic Football Tournaments London 2012 - Women<![CDATA[Le Sommer wants bronze for Les Bleues]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=FIFA.com spoke to Eugenie Le Sommer ahead of the bronze medal match with Canada, with the forward hoping that her side will play with freedom in their final match at London 2012.]]>Wed, 08 Aug 2012 09:46:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=Olympic Football Tournaments London 2012 - Women<![CDATA[Miyama: We want to take the next step]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=FIFA.com spoke to Nadeshiko captain Aya Miyama.]]>Wed, 08 Aug 2012 09:21:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=Olympic Football Tournaments London 2012 - Women<![CDATA[Beaten Canucks take consolation]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Tue, 07 Aug 2012 00:17:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=Olympic Football Tournaments London 2012 - Women<![CDATA[USA, Japan make it through]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Mon, 06 Aug 2012 23:09:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=Olympic Football Tournaments London 2012 - Women<![CDATA[USA win thriller in extra time]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Mon, 06 Aug 2012 22:26:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=Match SummaryTournament=Olympic Football Tournaments London 2012 - Women<![CDATA[Nadeshiko keep golden dreams alive]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Mon, 06 Aug 2012 18:49:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=Match SummaryTournament=Olympic Football Tournaments London 2012 - Women<![CDATA[CONCACAF neighbours collide in Manchester]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Sun, 05 Aug 2012 15:23:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=Match PreviewTournament=Olympic Football Tournaments London 2012 - Women<![CDATA[Tough test for world champions Japan]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Asia meets Europe for the first time at the semi-final stage of the Women's Olympic Football Tournament when world champions Japan face in-form France.

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Sun, 05 Aug 2012 11:30:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=Match PreviewTournament=Olympic Football Tournaments London 2012 - Women
<![CDATA[Japan safe in Fukumoto’s hands]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Sun, 05 Aug 2012 11:26:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=Olympic Football Tournaments London 2012 - Women<![CDATA[Schmidt: Our time has come]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=FIFA.com ahead of their London 2012 semi-final clash with USA.]]>Sun, 05 Aug 2012 09:21:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=Olympic Football Tournaments London 2012 - Women<![CDATA[Team GB take comfort from lasting legacy]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Sat, 04 Aug 2012 15:03:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=Olympic Football Tournaments London 2012 - Women<![CDATA[Bindon: We’re happy and proud]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=FIFA.com about her side’s future following Friday’s loss to USA.]]>Sat, 04 Aug 2012 12:37:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=Olympic Football Tournaments London 2012 - Women<![CDATA[Georges revelling in unlikely role]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=FIFA.com hears from Laura Georges, who says that her rise to become France's goal hero at London 2012 has surprised no-one more than herself.]]>Sat, 04 Aug 2012 08:33:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=Olympic Football Tournaments London 2012 - Women<![CDATA[Tearful Marta voices future concerns]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Fri, 03 Aug 2012 22:21:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=Olympic Football Tournaments London 2012 - Women<![CDATA[Growing hopes and broken dreams]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Fri, 03 Aug 2012 21:52:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=Olympic Football Tournaments London 2012 - Women<![CDATA[Canada set up USA clash]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Fri, 03 Aug 2012 21:24:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=Match SummaryTournament=Olympic Football Tournaments London 2012 - Women<![CDATA[Barcellos: Brazil deserved better]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Fri, 03 Aug 2012 20:41:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=Olympic Football Tournaments London 2012 - Women<![CDATA[Japan progress to semi-final with France]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=]]>Fri, 03 Aug 2012 18:56:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=Match SummaryTournament=Olympic Football Tournaments London 2012 - Women<![CDATA[Wambach: We are bound for glory]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Fri, 03 Aug 2012 17:23:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=Olympic Football Tournaments London 2012 - Women<![CDATA[USA on the way]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Fri, 03 Aug 2012 16:35:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=Match SummaryTournament=Olympic Football Tournaments London 2012 - Women<![CDATA[Centre-halves seal French triumph ]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Fri, 03 Aug 2012 13:55:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=Match SummaryTournament=Olympic Football Tournaments London 2012 - Women<![CDATA[Sawa comfortable with favourite’s tag]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=FIFA.com about world champions Japan’s status as favourites at London 2012 and Friday’s appetising quarter-final with Brazil.]]>Thu, 02 Aug 2012 20:53:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=Olympic Football Tournaments London 2012 - Women<![CDATA[Morgan: US team morale is high]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=FIFA.com for an exclusive question-and-answer session on the eve of the Olympic quarter-final with New Zealand.
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Thu, 02 Aug 2012 17:01:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=Olympic Football Tournaments London 2012 - Women
<![CDATA[Global feel to Olympic quarters]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=With the knockout rounds of London 2012 kicking off tomorrow, there is a very global feeling to the men's and women's tournaments, with five confederations being represented in both quarter-final line-ups.

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Thu, 02 Aug 2012 16:40:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=Olympic Football Tournaments London 2012 - Women
<![CDATA[Schelin: Friendships will be forgotten ]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Thu, 02 Aug 2012 15:58:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=Olympic Football Tournaments London 2012 - Women<![CDATA[Necib: We’re not scared of Sweden]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=FIFA.com chats with French playmaker Louisa Necib, who is ready to take on club mate Lotta Schelin and Sweden in the quarter-final of the Women's Olympic Football Tournament.


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Thu, 02 Aug 2012 14:35:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=Olympic Football Tournaments London 2012 - Women
<![CDATA[Global stars collide in Cardiff]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=FIFA.com looks ahead to a clash of two titans of the women's game as Japan and Brazil go head-to-head at Cardiff's Milennium Stadium.
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Thu, 02 Aug 2012 12:25:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=Match PreviewTournament=Olympic Football Tournaments London 2012 - Women
<![CDATA[Novices take on the champions]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Thu, 02 Aug 2012 12:23:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=Match PreviewTournament=Olympic Football Tournaments London 2012 - Women<![CDATA[Last eight clash marks a milestone]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Great Britain and Canada meet in Coventry for a place in the last four – and the match also marks a milestone in the Women’s Olympic Football Tournament.

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Thu, 02 Aug 2012 12:06:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=Match PreviewTournament=Olympic Football Tournaments London 2012 - Women
<![CDATA[Charlton sings praises of women's game]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Following the exciting conclusion of the Women's Olympic Football Tournament, England legend Sir Bobby Charlton was brimming with praise for the standard of play and the leaps and bounds the women's game has made.

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Thu, 02 Aug 2012 11:49:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=Olympic Football Tournaments London 2012 - Women
<![CDATA[European heavyweights clash at Hampden ]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=FIFA.com looks ahead to the last eight duel between the losing semi-finalists at last year's FIFA Women's World Cup™, with both Sweden and France aiming to make the step up from contenders to champions.]]>Thu, 02 Aug 2012 10:10:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=Match PreviewTournament=Olympic Football Tournaments London 2012 - Women<![CDATA[Smith: The next game is everything ]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=FIFA.com, Great Britain forward Kelly Smith speaks about avoiding Japan, the importance of staying grounded and her admiration for Christine Sinclair. ]]>Thu, 02 Aug 2012 08:33:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=Olympic Football Tournaments London 2012 - Women<![CDATA[White: A historic moment for us]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=FIFA.com spoke exclusively to star striker Rosie White.]]>Wed, 01 Aug 2012 09:46:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=Olympic Football Tournaments London 2012 - Women<![CDATA[Powell urges calm after Brazil victory]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Wed, 01 Aug 2012 01:10:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=Olympic Football Tournaments London 2012 - Women<![CDATA[Stoney: Once in a lifetime ]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=FIFA.com following the 1-0 win over Brazil and could not hide her delight with the result, performance and the backing of the 70,000-strong Wembley crowd.]]>Tue, 31 Jul 2012 23:16:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=Olympic Football Tournaments London 2012 - Women<![CDATA[Knockout battles take shape]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=FIFA.com reflects on a day on which a new attendance record was set at Wembley and New Zealand made history by qualifying from the group stage for the first time. ]]>Tue, 31 Jul 2012 22:09:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=Olympic Football Tournaments London 2012 - Women