<![CDATA[FIFA.com - FIFA Women's World Cup Canada 2015™ - News]]>http://www.fifa.com/index.htmlenCopyright ©1994 - 2014 FIFA. All rights reservedWed, 04 Mar 2015 05:27:00 GMTWed, 04 Mar 2015 15:52:33 GMTFIFA.comFIFA.comhttp://www.fifa.com/imgml/rssheader.gif http://www.fifa.com/index.html13928FIFA.com RSS<![CDATA[94 days to go]]>/womensworldcup/news/y=2015/m=2/news=94-days-to-go-2534322.htmlWed, 04 Mar 2015 05:27:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=100 days to goTournament=FIFA Women's World Cup Canada 2015<![CDATA[95 days to go]]>/womensworldcup/news/y=2015/m=2/news=95-days-to-go-2534309.htmlHelen Stoumbos of Canada scored the first-ever World Cup goal by a Canadian, male or female, against England at the FIFA Women’s World Cup 1995.

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Tue, 03 Mar 2015 13:16:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=100 days to goTournament=FIFA Women's World Cup Canada 2015
<![CDATA[Curtain up for star-studded dress rehearsals]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Tue, 03 Mar 2015 10:36:00 GMTArea=Football DevelopmentSection=WomenKind=News<![CDATA[Young veteran Hassett key for ambitious Kiwis]]>/womensworldcup/news/y=2015/m=3/news=young-veteran-hassett-a-key-cog-in-ambitious-kiwi-charge-2543971.htmlFIFA.com speaks with New Zealand’s metronomic midfielder Betsy Hassett, who says the Football Ferns are aiming to enjoy a milestone campaign at Canada 2015.]]>Tue, 03 Mar 2015 06:55:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA Women's World Cup Canada 2015<![CDATA[96 days to go]]>/womensworldcup/news/y=2015/m=2/news=96-days-to-go-2533250.htmlTony DiCicco's unique achievements as USA coach are our focus for today's daily stat. He first steered the USA to a gold medal finish in Atlanta at the 1996 Olympic Games, and in 1999 was in charge of the side that won the Women’s World Cup Final.

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Mon, 02 Mar 2015 14:57:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=100 days to goTournament=FIFA Women's World Cup Canada 2015
<![CDATA[97 days to go]]>/womensworldcup/news/y=2015/m=2/news=97-days-to-go-2533249.htmlSun, 01 Mar 2015 13:03:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=100 days to goTournament=FIFA Women's World Cup Canada 2015<![CDATA[98 days to go]]>/womensworldcup/news/y=2015/m=2/news=98-days-to-go-2533248.htmlSat, 28 Feb 2015 13:49:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=100 days to goTournament=FIFA Women's World Cup Canada 2015<![CDATA[Kyle: Little things go a long way]]>/womensworldcup/news/y=2015/m=2/news=kyle-little-things-go-a-long-way-2534678.htmlFIFA.com caught up with Canada's central midfielder, Kaylyn Kyle, to chat about her transition into becoming one of the senior members of the squad, her family’s sporting background and the honour of representing her country on home soil.

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Fri, 27 Feb 2015 19:02:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA Women's World Cup Canada 2015
<![CDATA[99 days to go]]>/womensworldcup/news/y=2015/m=2/news=99-days-to-go-2533245.htmlFri, 27 Feb 2015 15:00:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=100 days to goTournament=FIFA Women's World Cup Canada 2015<![CDATA[Women in focus: February 2015]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=FIFA.com has paid close attention to the latest events.]]>Fri, 27 Feb 2015 12:14:00 GMTArea=Football DevelopmentSection=WomenKind=News<![CDATA[Canada celebrates 100 days To a Greater Goal™]]>/womensworldcup/news/y=2015/m=2/news=canada-celebrates-100-days-to-a-greater-goaltm-2534336.htmlThu, 26 Feb 2015 17:34:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA Women's World Cup Canada 2015<![CDATA[100 days to go]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Thu, 26 Feb 2015 14:15:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=100 days to goTournament=FIFA Women's World Cup Canada 2015<![CDATA[100 days to go until the FIFA Women’s World Cup Canada 2015]]>/womensworldcup/news/y=2015/m=2/news=keep-pending-100-days-to-go-until-the-fifa-women-s-world-cup-canada-20-2529301.htmlWed, 25 Feb 2015 13:55:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=ReleaseTournament=FIFA Women's World Cup Canada 2015<![CDATA[All roads lead to Colombia for Ortiz]]>/womensworldcup/news/y=2015/m=2/news=all-roads-lead-to-colombia-for-ortiz-2529466.htmlFIFA.com spoke with Colombia forward Melissa Ortiz about her decision to focus completely on her success with her national team, at the expense of her club career at times, her studies and involvement in football off the pitch.]]>Tue, 24 Feb 2015 16:50:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA Women's World Cup Canada 2015<![CDATA[Champs host Live Your Goals Tour]]>/womensworldcup/news/y=2015/m=2/news=champs-host-trophy-tour-2526774.htmlMon, 23 Feb 2015 06:56:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA Women's World Cup Canada 2015<![CDATA[FIFA Women’s World Cup Trophy Tour by Coca-Cola dates announced]]>/womensworldcup/news/y=2015/m=2/news=fifa-women-s-world-cup-trophy-tour-by-coca-cola-dates-announced-2525484.html April.]]>Thu, 19 Feb 2015 14:53:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=Trophy Tour Kind=NewsTournament=FIFA Women's World Cup Canada 2015<![CDATA[FIFA & Canada Soccer helping to leave physical legacy for Canadian students]]>/womensworldcup/news/y=2015/m=2/news=fifa-csa-helping-to-leave-physical-legacy-for-canadian-students-2525398.htmlWed, 18 Feb 2015 16:10:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA Women's World Cup Canada 2015<![CDATA[Canada 2015 welcomes Trend Micro as National Supporter ]]>/womensworldcup/news/y=2015/m=2/news=canada-2015-welcomes-trend-micro-as-national-supporter-2524858.htmlTue, 17 Feb 2015 13:59:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA Women's World Cup Canada 2015<![CDATA[Trophy sparkles Down Under]]>/womensworldcup/news/y=2015/m=2/news=trophy-sparkles-down-under-2524759.htmlMon, 16 Feb 2015 07:48:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA Women's World Cup Canada 2015<![CDATA[Aspirants build for Canada success]]>/womensworldcup/news/y=2015/m=2/news=aspirants-build-for-canada-success-2523705.htmlFIFA.com takes a look at some of the action this week across the globe as a host of Canada 2015 contenders fine-tuned their preparations for the June event.]]>Fri, 13 Feb 2015 07:40:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA Women's World Cup Canada 2015<![CDATA[Blossoming Catley heads Matildas’ new wave]]>/womensworldcup/news/y=2015/m=2/news=blossoming-catley-heads-matildas-new-wave-2522238.htmlFIFA.com caught up with Australia attacking left-back Steph Catley who, inspired by the Matildas' feats at Germany 2011, is set to be a key figure for the Green and Gold in Canada.]]>Tue, 10 Feb 2015 05:50:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA Women's World Cup Canada 2015<![CDATA[Clairefontaine welcomes the Live Your Goals Tour]]>/womensworldcup/news/y=2015/m=2/news=clairefontaine-welcomes-the-live-your-goals-tour-2521402.htmlThe FIFA Women's World Cup Live Your Goals Tour visited the French National Football Academy where leading figures in French football, media and nearly 200 youngsters watched Les Bleues train at Clairefontaine, celebrating women's football in the country. 

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Fri, 06 Feb 2015 10:55:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA Women's World Cup Canada 2015
<![CDATA[Visa pre-sale opens for FIFA Women’s World Cup Canada 2015]]>/womensworldcup/news/y=2015/m=2/news=visa-pre-sale-opens-for-fifa-women-s-world-cup-canada-2015-2521088.htmlFri, 06 Feb 2015 10:16:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=TicketingKind=NewsTournament=FIFA Women's World Cup Canada 2015<![CDATA[Oshoala living the dream]]>/womensworldcup/news/y=2015/m=2/news=oshoala-living-the-dream-2520643.htmlFIFA.com discovered, nothing will be getting in her way. ]]>Thu, 05 Feb 2015 06:31:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA Women's World Cup Canada 2015<![CDATA[Smith's six of the best]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=FIFA.com pays tribute to retiring England forward Kelly Smith with a look at just some of the many highlights in her glittering career.]]>Wed, 04 Feb 2015 04:39:00 GMTArea=Football DevelopmentSection=WomenKind=News<![CDATA[England women's record scorer Smith bows out]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Tue, 03 Feb 2015 18:54:00 GMTArea=Football DevelopmentSection=WomenKind=News<![CDATA[Marta: Brazilians don’t take defeat well]]>/ballon-dor/news/y=2015/m=1/news=marta-brazilians-don-t-take-defeat-well-2519354.htmlFIFA.com, giving her insight on the events of the past year and the challenges ahead in 2015.]]>Tue, 03 Feb 2015 12:43:00 GMTArea=Ballon d'OrSection=Player of the Year -Kind=InterviewTournament=FIFA Ballon d'Or 2014<![CDATA[Versatile Ma itching for global debut]]>/womensworldcup/news/y=2015/m=2/news=versatile-ma-itching-for-global-debut-2518582.htmlFIFA.com caught up with China PR's Ma Jun, as she looks forwards to the FIFA Women's World Cup Canada 2015 and discusses her rise to prominence and recent multi-tasking role in Hao Wei's side.]]>Mon, 02 Feb 2015 03:04:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA Women's World Cup Canada 2015<![CDATA[Canada 2015 celebrated at 37th annual Winterlude]]>/womensworldcup/news/y=2015/m=1/news=canada-2015-celebrated-at-37th-annual-winterlude-2513081.htmlFri, 30 Jan 2015 20:03:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA Women's World Cup Canada 2015<![CDATA[Diaz completes comeback with Canada qualification]]>/womensworldcup/news/y=2015/m=1/news=diaz-completes-comeback-with-canada-2015-qualification-2512715.htmlLas Ticas.]]>Fri, 30 Jan 2015 01:36:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA Women's World Cup Canada 2015<![CDATA[Sawa: I'll do all I can to lift World Cup again]]>/ballon-dor/news/y=2015/m=1/news=sawa-i-ll-do-all-i-can-to-lift-world-cup-again-2508914.htmlThu, 29 Jan 2015 08:58:00 GMTArea=Ballon d'OrSection=GeneralKind=NewsTournament=FIFA Ballon d'Or 2014<![CDATA[Wickenheiser: Canada will impress the world]]>/womensworldcup/news/y=2015/m=1/news=wickenheiser-canada-will-impress-the-world-2512360.htmlFIFA.com speaks with Canadian ice hockey icon Hayley Wickenheiser about her love for football and the upcoming FIFA Women's World Cup in her home country.]]>Thu, 29 Jan 2015 08:06:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA Women's World Cup Canada 2015<![CDATA[China PR open camp on road to Canada 2015]]>/womensworldcup/news/y=2015/m=1/news=china-pr-open-camp-on-road-to-canada-2015-2511738.htmlMon, 26 Jan 2015 18:21:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA Women's World Cup Canada 2015<![CDATA[Miyama: We should consider ourselves underdogs]]>/womensworldcup/news/y=2015/m=1/news=miyama-we-should-consider-ourselves-underdogs-2509964.htmlFIFA.com speaks to inspirational Japan skipper Aya Miyama about the remarkable growth of women’s football in the Land of the Rising Sun, as well as the Nadeshiko’s mental attitude heading into their Canada 2015 title defence.]]>Thu, 22 Jan 2015 05:34:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA Women's World Cup Canada 2015<![CDATA[Solo suspended after incident]]>/womensworldcup/news/y=2015/m=1/news=solo-suspended-after-incident-2510004.htmlThu, 22 Jan 2015 01:35:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA Women's World Cup Canada 2015<![CDATA[Statement of FIFA Secretary General Jérôme Valcke on the withdrawal of the lawsuit on artificial turf]]>/womensworldcup/news/y=2015/m=1/news=statement-of-fifa-secretary-general-jerome-valcke-on-the-withdrawal-of-2509836.htmlFIFA Secretary General Jérôme Valcke has responded to the latest developments on artificial turf and the FIFA Women's World Cup. 

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Wed, 21 Jan 2015 19:06:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA Women's World Cup Canada 2015
<![CDATA[Ticket prices and on-sale date announced for Canada 2015]]>/womensworldcup/news/y=2015/m=1/news=ticket-prices-and-on-sale-date-announced-for-canada-2015-2509212.htmlTue, 20 Jan 2015 14:00:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=TicketingKind=NewsTournament=FIFA Women's World Cup Canada 2015<![CDATA[Mead eager to revise Canadian experience]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=FIFA.com catches up with Sunderland Ladies and England U-20 forward Bethany Mead, who is keen to continue her footballing education with a return to Canada for this year's FIFA Women's World Cup, after starring at the U-20 edition last year.]]>Mon, 19 Jan 2015 12:14:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA Women's World Cup Canada 2015<![CDATA[Fans flock to FIFA Women's World Cup tour]]>/womensworldcup/news/y=2015/m=1/news=fans-flock-to-fifa-women-s-world-cup-tour-2508042.htmlSat, 17 Jan 2015 20:27:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA Women's World Cup Canada 2015<![CDATA[Canada begin 2015 with a flourish]]>/womensworldcup/news/y=2015/m=1/news=canada-begin-2015-with-a-flourish-2507398.htmlFri, 16 Jan 2015 07:10:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA Women's World Cup Canada 2015<![CDATA[Quinteros gives footballing masterclass]]>/womensworldcup/news/y=2015/m=1/news=quinteros-gives-footballing-masterclass-2507175.htmlThu, 15 Jan 2015 13:24:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA Women's World Cup Canada 2015<![CDATA[Kessler: Playing at World Cup my dream]]>/ballon-dor/news/y=2015/m=1/news=kessler-playing-at-a-world-cup-is-my-dream-2506205.htmlTue, 13 Jan 2015 14:54:00 GMTArea=Ballon d'OrSection=Player of the Year -Kind=InterviewTournament=FIFA Ballon d'Or 2014<![CDATA[The best of women's football in 2014 ]]>http://www.fifa.com/aboutfifa/footballdevelopment/women/news/newsid=2496298/index.html?cid=rssfeed&att=FIFA.com casts a look back at the highlights.]]>Wed, 24 Dec 2014 10:14:00 GMTArea=Football DevelopmentSection=WomenKind=News<![CDATA[Record-breaker Schelin takes stock ]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=FIFA.com about a 2014 to remember, the psychological impact of turning 30, future career plans and the toughest of draws for next year's FIFA Women's World Cup.]]>Tue, 23 Dec 2014 08:55:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA Women's World Cup Canada 2015<![CDATA[Voss-Tecklenburg: We have everything to gain]]>/womensworldcup/news/y=2014/m=12/news=voss-tecklenburg-we-have-everything-to-gain-2493789.htmlFIFA.com about her team's historic qualification for Canada 2015 and its importance for women's football in the nation.]]>Thu, 18 Dec 2014 05:33:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA Women's World Cup Canada 2015<![CDATA[Del Bosque: Spain’s women are role models]]>/womensworldcup/news/y=2014/m=12/news=del-bosque-spain-s-women-are-role-models-2491390.htmlWhile pledging his ongoing support, FIFA World Cup-winning coach Vicente del Bosque has hailed the success of Spain's women's team and given them some advice ahead of Canada 2015. 

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Fri, 12 Dec 2014 10:04:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA Women's World Cup Canada 2015
<![CDATA[Group F: England eye revenge, Latin Americans seek progress]]>/womensworldcup/news/y=2014/m=12/news=group-f-england-eye-revenge-latin-americans-seek-progress-2489072.htmlSemi-finalists at Germany 2011, France are considered to be one of the potential winners of Canada 2015, but they will face tough opposition from the start when they take on England, Colombia, and Mexico. 

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Sun, 07 Dec 2014 18:25:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=Group AnalysisTournament=FIFA Women's World Cup Canada 2015
<![CDATA[Group D: Tournament mainstays to renew rivalries]]>/womensworldcup/news/y=2014/m=12/news=group-d-tournament-mainstays-to-renew-rivalries-2488829.htmlGroup D contains three teams that have appeared at every FIFA Women's World Cup, with the match between USA and Sweden getting all of the football world talking.  

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Sun, 07 Dec 2014 17:06:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=Group AnalysisTournament=FIFA Women's World Cup Canada 2015
<![CDATA[Group C: World champions to face debutant trio]]>/womensworldcup/news/y=2014/m=12/news=group-c-world-champions-to-face-debutant-trio-2488887.htmlReigning world champions Japan will face a trio of Women’s World Cup debutants in Group C, with Switzerland, Cameroon and Ecuador all set for their tournament premieres.

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Sun, 07 Dec 2014 16:48:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=Group AnalysisTournament=FIFA Women's World Cup Canada 2015
<![CDATA[Group B: Heavyweights meet World Cup newcomers]]>/womensworldcup/news/y=2014/m=12/news=group-b-heavyweights-meet-world-cup-newcomers-2488886.htmlThe Group B line-up at the FIFA Women’s World Cup Canada 2015 can be summed up succinctly in three words: experience versus inexperience. 

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Sun, 07 Dec 2014 16:00:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=Group AnalysisTournament=FIFA Women's World Cup Canada 2015
<![CDATA[Who will be the surprise team at Canada 2015 ?]]>/womensworldcup/news/y=2014/m=12/news=who-will-be-the-surprise-of-canada-2015-2488921.htmlNow that the 24 teams have been placed in their groups, FIFA.com wants to know which team you think could spring a surprise at the FIFA Women's World Cup Canada 2015. 

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Sun, 07 Dec 2014 15:59:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=Have Your SayTournament=FIFA Women's World Cup Canada 2015