<![CDATA[FIFA.com - FIFA Women's World Cup Canada 2015™ - News]]>http://www.fifa.com/index.htmlenCopyright ©1994 - 2014 FIFA. All rights reservedMon, 26 Jan 2015 18:21:00 GMTMon, 26 Jan 2015 18:23:47 GMTFIFA.comFIFA.comhttp://www.fifa.com/imgml/rssheader.gif http://www.fifa.com/index.html13928FIFA.com RSS<![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]]>/womensworldcup/news/y=2015/m=1/news=mead-eager-to-revise-canadian-experience-2508563.htmlFIFA.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 ]]>/womensworldcup/news/y=2014/m=12/news=record-breaker-schelin-takes-stock-2495766.htmlFIFA.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
<![CDATA[Group A: Familiarity for Canada's Herdman]]>/womensworldcup/news/y=2014/m=12/news=group-a-familiarity-for-canada-s-herdman-2488804.htmlHosts Canada headline Group A, but opponents China PR, New Zealand and the Netherlands are sure to provide a challenge to coach John Herdman's team. FIFA.com analyses what lies ahead.

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Sun, 07 Dec 2014 15:39:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=Group AnalysisTournament=FIFA Women's World Cup Canada 2015
<![CDATA[Group E: Brazil face stiff test]]>/womensworldcup/news/y=2014/m=12/news=group-e-brazil-face-stiff-test-2488837.htmlWomen's World Cup runners-up in 2007 Brazil were placed in Group E with two newcomers in Spain and Costa Rica, as well as Korea Republic, who are making their second appearance. 

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Sun, 07 Dec 2014 14:31:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=Group AnalysisTournament=FIFA Women's World Cup Canada 2015
<![CDATA[Canada 2015 coaches deliver draw verdict]]>/womensworldcup/news/y=2014/m=12/news=canada-2015-coaches-deliver-draw-verdict-2488835.htmlAs soon as the Final Draw was determined for the FIFA Women's World Cup Canada 2015, the coaches began looking ahead to the main event. FIFA.com got the reactions from many of them following the ceremony.

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Sat, 06 Dec 2014 21:32:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA Women's World Cup Canada 2015
<![CDATA[Draw gala proves a fitting spectacle]]>/womensworldcup/news/y=2014/m=12/news=draw-gala-proves-a-fitting-spectacle-2488383.htmlThe fate of the 24 qualifiers for the FIFA Women’s World Cup Canada 2015 was decided in little over an hour at the tournament’s Final Draw, held in the suitably majestic surroundings of the Canadian Museum of History.

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Sat, 06 Dec 2014 18:30:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA Women's World Cup Canada 2015
<![CDATA[Canada 2015 hopefuls learn fate in Ottawa]]>/womensworldcup/news/y=2014/m=12/news=canada-2015-hopefuls-learn-fate-in-ottawa-2488364.htmlThe FIFA Women's World Cup Canada 2015 moved one step closer on Saturday when the Final Draw gave a clearer picture of what will be in store at the prestigious tournament next summer. 

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Sat, 06 Dec 2014 17:59:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA Women's World Cup Canada 2015
<![CDATA[RELIVE: The Final Draw for the FIFA Women's World Cup]]>/womensworldcup/news/y=2014/m=12/news=follow-the-final-draw-live-2488401.htmlThe Final Draw for the FIFA Women's World Cup Canada 2015, was held in Ottawa at the Canadian Museum of History on 6 December and was streamed live on FIFA.com. Relive the events here.

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Sat, 06 Dec 2014 13:50:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA Women's World Cup Canada 2015
<![CDATA[Colourful Ottawa at the Draw]]>/womensworldcup/news/y=2014/m=12/news=colorful-ottawa-at-the-draw-2488365.htmlIn the lead up to Christmas, the Canadian capital city of Ottawa turns into a spectacle of multicoloured lights. We have selected the best pictures of the display to make the wait for the forthcoming Final Draw of the Women’s World Cup 2015 a little more bearable.

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Sat, 06 Dec 2014 13:48:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA Women's World Cup Canada 2015
<![CDATA[Details of Final Draw for Canada 2015]]>/womensworldcup/news/y=2014/m=12/news=details-of-final-draw-for-canada-2015-2488260.htmlFIFA.com provides the procedural details for the FIFA Women's World Cup Canada 2015 Final Draw, which will decide the destiny of the 24 teams that have qualified for the illustrious tournament. 

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Fri, 05 Dec 2014 21:17:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA Women's World Cup Canada 2015
<![CDATA[Valcke: GLT to be used at Canada 2015]]>/womensworldcup/news/y=2014/m=12/news=valcke-glt-will-be-used-for-canada-2015-2488173.htmlFIFA, the National Organising Committee and the Canadian women's national team spoke about their excitement ahead of tomorrow's Final Draw for the FIFA Women's World Cup Canada 2015. 

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Fri, 05 Dec 2014 21:08:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA Women's World Cup Canada 2015
<![CDATA[Goal-line technology for the FIFA Women’s World Cup 2015™ ]]>/womensworldcup/news/y=2014/m=12/news=goal-line-technology-for-the-fifa-women-s-world-cup-2015tm-2488150.htmlFri, 05 Dec 2014 19:42:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=ReleaseTournament=FIFA Women's World Cup Canada 2015<![CDATA[Relive: Pre-Draw press conference]]>/womensworldcup/news/y=2014/m=12/news=live-watch-the-pre-draw-press-conference-2488181.htmlOn the eve of the Final Draw of the FIFA Women's World Cup Canada 2015, FIFA.com streamed the pre-Draw press conference from Ottawa. 

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Fri, 05 Dec 2014 16:31:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA Women's World Cup Canada 2015
<![CDATA[Spain’s multi-tasking midfield dynamo]]>/womensworldcup/news/y=2014/m=12/news=spain-s-multi-tasking-midfield-dynamo-2488050.htmlFri, 05 Dec 2014 10:05:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA Women's World Cup Canada 2015<![CDATA[Reliving ten special moments in qualifiers]]>/womensworldcup/news/y=2014/m=12/news=reliving-ten-special-moments-in-qualifiers-2487943.htmlThe final berths for the FIFA Women's World Cup Canada 2015 have been filled, and before Saturday's Final Draw, FIFA.com brings you ten standout moments on the road to Canada.

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Thu, 04 Dec 2014 21:34:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA Women's World Cup Canada 2015
<![CDATA[Canada prepared to welcome the world ]]>/womensworldcup/news/y=2014/m=12/news=canada-prepared-to-welcome-the-world-2487913.htmlOn Saturday 6 December, the eyes of the football world will turn to Ottawa, which will stage the Final Draw for the FIFA Women's World Cup Canada 2015. FIFA.com previews the action ahead.

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Thu, 04 Dec 2014 20:09:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA Women's World Cup Canada 2015
<![CDATA[Path to Canada in numbers]]>/womensworldcup/news/y=2014/m=12/news=path-to-canada-in-numbers-2487908.htmlFIFA.com reviews some of the remarkable milestones and records set throughout the qualifying journey.]]>Thu, 04 Dec 2014 18:30:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA Women's World Cup Canada 2015<![CDATA[Bergeroo: I want to test ourselves against the best]]>/womensworldcup/news/y=2014/m=12/news=bergeroo-i-want-to-test-ourselves-against-the-best-2487789.htmlThu, 04 Dec 2014 10:10:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA Women's World Cup Canada 2015<![CDATA[History for Ecuador, anguish for T&T]]>/womensworldcup/news/y=2014/m=12/news=history-for-ecuador-anguish-for-t-t-2487458.htmlWed, 03 Dec 2014 00:47:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA Women's World Cup Canada 2015<![CDATA[Del Bosque helps Madrid kick off Live Your Goals Tour]]>/womensworldcup/news/y=2014/m=12/news=del-bosque-helps-madrid-kick-off-live-your-goals-tour-2486143.htmlMon, 01 Dec 2014 12:32:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA Women's World Cup Canada 2015<![CDATA[Last pair take aim at history]]>/womensworldcup/news/y=2014/m=12/news=last-pair-take-aim-at-history-2485317.htmlFIFA.com previews the final 2015 FIFA Women’s World Cup qualifier as Trinidad & Tobago tackle Ecuador with both teams seeking to create a landmark achievement.]]>Mon, 01 Dec 2014 10:18:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA Women's World Cup Canada 2015<![CDATA[Brilliant Orange, boosts for France, Norway]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=FIFA.com looks at the latest in women’s international football highlighted by the Netherlands’ landmark achievement in qualifying for the FIFA Women’s World Cup, while there were promising signs for Norway, France and host nation Canada.]]>Fri, 28 Nov 2014 09:01:00 GMTArea=Football DevelopmentSection=WomenKind=News<![CDATA[Netherlands book maiden finals ticket]]>/womensworldcup/news/y=2014/m=11/news=netherlands-book-maiden-finals-ticket-2480257.htmlA 2-1 win in Verona saw the Netherlands become the final European side to book their place at FIFA Women's World Cup Canada 2015, reaching the tournament for the first time.

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Thu, 27 Nov 2014 21:28:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA Women's World Cup Canada 2015
<![CDATA[Women’s World Cup trophy to visit Madrid ]]>/womensworldcup/news/y=2014/m=11/news=women-s-world-cup-trophy-to-visit-madrid-2480213.htmlWould you like to have your photo taken with a World Cup trophy? Well, get yourself down to Madrid on 29 or 30 November.

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Thu, 27 Nov 2014 16:56:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA Women's World Cup Canada 2015
<![CDATA[Canada ready to welcome the world]]>/womensworldcup/news/y=2014/m=11/news=canada-ready-to-welcome-the-world-2478571.htmlFIFA.com's coverage leading up to the tournament.]]>Wed, 26 Nov 2014 13:35:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA Women's World Cup Canada 2015<![CDATA[Play-off final still perfectly poised ]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=FIFA.com brings you all the latest international women’s football news. ]]>Mon, 24 Nov 2014 11:43:00 GMTArea=Football DevelopmentSection=WomenKind=News<![CDATA[Dutch, Italians duel for Canadian adventure]]>/womensworldcup/news/y=2014/m=11/news=dutch-italians-duel-for-canadian-adventure-2477032.htmlThu, 20 Nov 2014 09:04:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA Women's World Cup Canada 2015<![CDATA[Young Sun Wen shoulders high expectations]]>/womensworldcup/news/y=2014/m=11/news=young-sun-wen-shoulders-high-expectations-2476024.htmlFIFA.com speaks with China PR starlet Yang Li who aims to help the Steel Roses rediscover their former glory at Canada 2015.]]>Tue, 18 Nov 2014 08:08:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA Women's World Cup Canada 2015<![CDATA[Sanderson, Sampson and Sir Alex ]]>/womensworldcup/news/y=2014/m=11/news=sanderson-sampson-and-sir-alex-2473951.htmlFIFA.com about reigniting her international career under Mark Sampson, hopes for Canada 2015 and an unlikely chance meeting with Sir Alex Ferguson.]]>Thu, 13 Nov 2014 13:53:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA Women's World Cup Canada 2015<![CDATA[Donnelly: Matriarch for club and country]]>/womensworldcup/news/y=2014/m=11/news=donnelly-matriarch-for-club-and-country-2472308.htmlGeri Donnelly represented Canada at the 1995 and 1999 FIFA Women's World Cups, but her lasting success came at the back end of her career with Surrey United SC.

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Fri, 07 Nov 2014 17:37:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA Women's World Cup Canada 2015
<![CDATA[Ekstrand: The total risk of injury is the same on football turf as it is on natural grass]]>/womensworldcup/news/y=2014/m=11/news=ekstrand-the-total-risk-of-injury-is-the-same-on-football-turf-as-it-i-2472281.htmlFIFA.com spoke with Jan Ekstrand, Professor in Sports Medicine and vice-chairman of the UEFA Medical Committee, to discuss various aspects on playing surfaces.]]>Fri, 07 Nov 2014 16:21:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA Women's World Cup Canada 2015<![CDATA[FIFA Women’s World Cup 2015 Live Your Goals Tour to kick off in November]]>/womensworldcup/news/y=2014/m=11/news=fifa-women-s-world-cup-2015tm-live-your-goals-tour-to-kick-off-in-swit-2470332.htmlMon, 03 Nov 2014 08:25:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=ReleaseTournament=FIFA Women's World Cup Canada 2015<![CDATA[Italy, Netherlands stay in hunt, Japan on form]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=This week saw Italy and the Netherlands win through to the final of the European play-offs for the FIFA Women’s World Cup Canada 2015. FIFA.com has the details on their progress and the latest friendlies.

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Fri, 31 Oct 2014 12:49:00 GMTArea=Football DevelopmentSection=WomenKind=News
<![CDATA[FIFA receives bidding documents for 2019 FIFA Women’s World Cup]]>http://www.fifa.com/aboutfifa/footballdevelopment/women/news/newsid=2463723/index.html?cid=rssfeed&att=Thu, 30 Oct 2014 13:01:00 GMTArea=Football DevelopmentSection=WomenKind=News