<![CDATA[FIFA.com - News]]>http://www.fifa.com/index.htmlenCopyright ©1994 - 2014 FIFA. All rights reservedTue, 15 Apr 2014 14:09:00 GMTWed, 16 Apr 2014 16:36:57 GMTFIFA.comFIFA.comhttp://www.fifa.com/imgml/rssheader.gif http://www.fifa.com/index.html13928FIFA.com RSS<![CDATA[FIFA.com launches Panini 2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil™ Online Sticker Album]]>/worldcup/news/y=2014/m=4/news=fifa-com-launches-panini-2014-fifa-world-cup-braziltm-online-sticker-a-2319183.htmlFIFA.com has launched the Panini Online Sticker Album for the 2014 FIFA World Cup thanks to the support of Presenting Partner, Coca-Cola. 

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Tue, 15 Apr 2014 14:09:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=Panini Sticker AlbumKind=NewsTournament=2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil ™
<![CDATA[Mexican students thwart Brazilian masters]]>/worldcup/news/y=2013/m=6/news=mexican-students-thwart-brazilian-masters-2104938.htmlAhead of the nations’ group meeting at Brazil 2014, FIFA.com looks at a fascinating relationship which began with A Seleção’s exhilarating triumph at Mexico 1970.

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Fri, 11 Apr 2014 10:48:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil ™
<![CDATA[Herrera: I’m right in the firing line]]>/worldcup/news/y=2014/m=3/news=herrera-todos-creen-saber-mas-que-2298583.htmlNever afraid to tackle an issue head on, Mexico coach Miguel Herrera gave a typically frank interview to FIFA.com, discussing the pros and cons of the job, Carlos Vela’s refusal to go to Brazil 2014 and more besides.

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Mon, 17 Mar 2014 18:44:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=InterviewTournament=2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil ™
<![CDATA[Brazil & France shine, Argentina struggle]]>/worldcup/news/y=2014/m=3/news=brazil-and-france-impress-argentina-struggle-2293486.htmlThu, 06 Mar 2014 03:13:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil ™<![CDATA[The kick-off draws closer]]>/worldcup/news/y=2014/m=3/news=100-days-2292259.htmlFIFA.com casts its eyes ahead to what awaits on 12 June.]]>Tue, 04 Mar 2014 08:52:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil ™<![CDATA[World Cup hopefuls in dress rehearsal]]>/worldcup/news/y=2014/m=3/news=world-cup-hopefuls-ready-for-dress-rehearsal-2291748.htmlMon, 03 Mar 2014 11:08:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil ™<![CDATA[Del Bosque: The pressure is on Brazil]]>/worldcup/news/y=2014/m=2/news=del-bosque-the-pressure-brazil-2280813.htmlThu, 20 Feb 2014 00:38:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil ™<![CDATA[USA to host Mexico in World Cup warm-up]]>/worldcup/news/y=2014/m=2/news=usa-host-mexico-world-cup-warm-2278503.htmlFri, 14 Feb 2014 00:52:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil ™<![CDATA[Team Base Camps for Brazil 2014 announced]]>/worldcup/news/y=2014/m=1/news=team-base-camps-for-brazil-2014-announced-2267880.htmlThe Team Base Camps for the 32 participating teams for the 2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil have been announced. ]]>Fri, 31 Jan 2014 22:59:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil ™<![CDATA[Pulido stars as Mexico stun Korea Republic]]>/worldcup/news/y=2014/m=1/news=pulido-treble-mexico-stun-korea-2267273.htmlThu, 30 Jan 2014 06:23:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil ™<![CDATA[Finke’s Cameroon collective eye success]]>/worldcup/news/y=2014/m=1/news=finke-ein-kollektiv-und-das-schone-spiel-2266484.htmlFIFA.com how he has reshaped them into a side built on team spirit.]]>Tue, 28 Jan 2014 14:07:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil ™<![CDATA[World Cup wildcards out to catch the eye]]>/worldcup/news/y=2014/m=1/news=world-cup-wildcards-out-catch-the-eye-2266096.htmlTue, 28 Jan 2014 08:50:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil ™<![CDATA[Aquino: We believe we’ll improve]]>/worldcup/news/y=2014/m=1/news=aquino-believe-improve-2261546.htmlFollowing a testing few months with his national team, midfielder Javier Aquino discusses his hopes for Mexico as well as his move to Villarreal in an exclusive interview with FIFA.com.

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Wed, 15 Jan 2014 15:45:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil ™
<![CDATA[Scolari: Brazil must aim high]]>/worldcup/news/y=2013/m=12/news=scolari-brazil-must-aim-high-2243907.htmlHead coach Luiz Felipe Scolari believes Brazil must target the title when they host next year's FIFA World Cup, while revealing his team's plans for friendlies leading up to their opener with Croatia. 

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Wed, 11 Dec 2013 21:43:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil ™
<![CDATA[Global reaction to the Final Draw on Twitter]]>/worldcup/news/y=2013/m=12/news=tweets-from-the-game-elite-players-2240906.htmlSat, 07 Dec 2013 05:26:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil ™<![CDATA[Scolari: I wasn’t worried]]>/worldcup/news/y=2013/m=12/news=scolari-wasn-worried-2240805.htmlFIFA.com hears the reactions of Luiz Felipe Scolari, Niko Kovac, Miguel Herrera and Volker Finke, the respective coaches of Brazil, Croatia, Mexico and Cameroon, to the Final Draw.]]>Fri, 06 Dec 2013 22:35:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=Group QuotesTournament=2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil ™<![CDATA[Parreira: The first game is crucial]]>/worldcup/news/y=2013/m=12/news=parreira-the-first-game-crucial-2240484.htmlFri, 06 Dec 2013 19:00:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=Final DrawKind=NewsTournament=2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil ™<![CDATA[Final Draw reveals intriguing groups]]>/worldcup/news/y=2013/m=12/news=final-draw-reveals-intriguing-groups-2240026.htmlSpain, the Netherlands, Chile and Australia will make up the proverbial ‘group of death’ at the 20th FIFA World Cup, while Uruguay, Italy, England and Costa Rica will comprise another intriguing pool.

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Fri, 06 Dec 2013 17:21:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=Final DrawKind=NewsTournament=2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil ™
<![CDATA[Football figures open up at the Final Draw]]>/worldcup/news/y=2013/m=12/news=football-figures-open-the-final-draw-2239902.htmlFIFA.com presents its readers with some selected highlights.]]>Fri, 06 Dec 2013 08:43:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=Final DrawKind=NewsTournament=2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil ™<![CDATA[A team of stars for the draw]]>/worldcup/news/y=2013/m=12/news=team-stars-for-the-draw-2239896.htmlThu, 05 Dec 2013 20:57:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=Final DrawKind=NewsTournament=2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil ™<![CDATA[Herrera to lead Mexico in Brazil]]>/worldcup/news/y=2013/m=12/news=herrera-lead-mexico-brazil-2238351.htmlMiguel Herrera will remain in charge of Mexico at next summer's FIFA World Cup finals. The Club America coach steered the side to qualification at the expense of New Zealand with a 9-3 aggregate win last month.

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Tue, 03 Dec 2013 11:57:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil ™
<![CDATA[USA cruise, Mexico ride the hard road]]>/worldcup/news/y=2013/m=11/news=usa-cruise-mexico-ride-the-hard-road-2227013.htmlWed, 20 Nov 2013 20:59:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=Final DrawKind=NewsTournament=2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil ™<![CDATA[Mexico’s most dramatic moments ]]>/worldcup/news/y=2013/m=11/news=mexico-most-dramatic-moments-2225698.htmlFIFA.com takes a look back at some of the more hair-raising moments on their tough and torturous road to a 15th world finals.]]>Wed, 20 Nov 2013 15:13:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil ™<![CDATA[Wellington win eases Mexico to Brazil]]>//news/y=2013/m=11/news=wellington-win-eases-mexico-brazil-2226820.htmlWed, 20 Nov 2013 08:32:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA WC 2014 Prel. Comp. Play-off CONCACAF/Oceania<![CDATA[Herbert: We haven't given up]]>//news/y=2013/m=11/news=herbert-haven-given-2225761.htmlTue, 19 Nov 2013 00:52:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA WC 2014 Prel. Comp. Play-off CONCACAF/Oceania<![CDATA[Montes: We’re not in Brazil yet]]>//news/y=2013/m=11/news=montes-not-brazil-yet-2225559.htmlFIFA.com about his career and El Tri’s bumpy road to Brazil 2014.]]>Mon, 18 Nov 2013 20:56:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA WC 2014 Prel. Comp. Play-off CONCACAF/Oceania<![CDATA[Mexico out to finish the job in Wellington]]>//news/y=2013/m=11/news=mexico-out-finish-the-job-wellington-2225458.htmlFIFA.com previews the intercontinental showdown.]]>Mon, 18 Nov 2013 14:55:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA WC 2014 Prel. Comp. Play-off CONCACAF/Oceania<![CDATA[Resurgent Mexico won't ease up on Kiwis]]>//news/y=2013/m=11/news=resurgent-mexico-won-ease-new-zealand-2225341.htmlMon, 18 Nov 2013 05:10:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA WC 2014 Prel. Comp. Play-off CONCACAF/Oceania<![CDATA[Herbert defends Azteca tactics]]>//news/y=2013/m=11/news=herbert-defends-azteca-tactics-2224053.htmlFri, 15 Nov 2013 01:33:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA WC 2014 Prel. Comp. Play-off CONCACAF/Oceania<![CDATA[Kiwis lament Azteca defeat]]>//news/y=2013/m=11/news=kiwis-lament-azteca-defeat-2223627.htmlThu, 14 Nov 2013 03:16:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA WC 2014 Prel. Comp. Play-off CONCACAF/Oceania<![CDATA[Home remedies revive Mexico at Azteca]]>//news/y=2013/m=11/news=home-remedies-revive-mexico-azteca-2223588.htmlWed, 13 Nov 2013 22:27:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA WC 2014 Prel. Comp. Play-off CONCACAF/Oceania<![CDATA[Kiwis name side for Mexico challenge]]>//news/y=2013/m=11/news=kiwis-name-side-for-mexico-challenge-2223088.htmlWed, 13 Nov 2013 04:49:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA WC 2014 Prel. Comp. Play-off CONCACAF/Oceania<![CDATA[Mexico, New Zealand in last throw of the dice]]>//news/y=2013/m=11/news=last-throw-the-dice-for-mexico-new-zealand-2222779.htmlWed, 13 Nov 2013 00:01:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA WC 2014 Prel. Comp. Play-off CONCACAF/Oceania<![CDATA[Wood: We're ready for Azteca]]>//news/y=2013/m=11/news=wood-ready-for-azteca-2222031.htmlFIFA.com spoke to New Zealand forward Chris Wood about the upcoming FIFA World Cup™ qualifying play-offs against Mexico, playing at the Azteca Stadium and his dream of facing England in Brazil.]]>Tue, 12 Nov 2013 01:32:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA WC 2014 Prel. Comp. Play-off CONCACAF/Oceania<![CDATA[Mexico eye recovery against New Zealand]]>//news/y=2013/m=11/news=mexico-eye-recovery-against-new-zealand-2222469.htmlMon, 11 Nov 2013 19:53:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA WC 2014 Prel. Comp. Play-off CONCACAF/Oceania<![CDATA[Revived Layun proves doubters wrong]]>//news/y=2013/m=11/news=revived-layun-proves-doubters-wrong-2222309.htmlFIFA.com spoke exclusively to Mexican defender Miguel Layun, who, after facing years of adversity, is now one of his country’s beacons of hope as they prepare to face New Zealand in the play-off for Brazil 2014.

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Mon, 11 Nov 2013 13:55:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA WC 2014 Prel. Comp. Play-off CONCACAF/Oceania
<![CDATA[Kiwi Fallon eager for Azteca challenge]]>//news/y=2013/m=11/news=kiwi-fallon-eager-for-azteca-challenge-2222114.htmlMon, 11 Nov 2013 02:00:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA WC 2014 Prel. Comp. Play-off CONCACAF/Oceania<![CDATA[Reid out of Mexico play-off]]>//news/y=2013/m=11/news=reid-out-mexico-play-off-2219714.htmlWed, 06 Nov 2013 21:37:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA WC 2014 Prel. Comp. Play-off CONCACAF/Oceania<![CDATA[Herbert: Pressure on Mexico]]>//news/y=2013/m=11/news=herbert-pressure-mexico-2219212.html El Tri have enough firepower to beat anyone on their day.]]>Wed, 06 Nov 2013 02:22:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA WC 2014 Prel. Comp. Play-off CONCACAF/Oceania<![CDATA[Lift for Kiwis ahead of Mexico challenge]]>//news/y=2013/m=11/news=lift-for-all-whites-ahead-mexico-challenge-2218176.htmlTue, 05 Nov 2013 00:45:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA WC 2014 Prel. Comp. Play-off CONCACAF/Oceania<![CDATA[Mexico open under Herrera with a win]]>//news/y=2013/m=10/news=mexico-open-under-herrara-with-win-2209889.htmlEl Tri preparing for next month's Brazil 2014 play-off against New Zealand.]]>Thu, 31 Oct 2013 06:32:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA WC 2014 Prel. Comp. Play-off CONCACAF/Oceania<![CDATA[Embattled Mexico dispense with Vucetich]]>/nccamerica/news/y=2013/m=10/news=embattled-mexico-dispense-with-vucetich-2198696.htmlDiscussing Mexico's "crisis situation" at a news conference, Mexican Football Federation President Justino Compean announced Miguel Herrera has been hired to lead Mexico in their two-leg play-off against New Zealand.

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Fri, 18 Oct 2013 03:49:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA WC 2014 Prel. Comp. CONCACAF Zone
<![CDATA[Joy for Honduras as USA rescue Mexico]]>/nccamerica/news/y=2013/m=10/news=honduras-usa-save-mexico-devastate-panama-2197001.htmlFIFA.com for a look at a wild final day in the CONCACAF hexagonal.]]>Wed, 16 Oct 2013 05:17:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA WC 2014 Prel. Comp. CONCACAF Zone<![CDATA[All to play for in tense Hexagonal finale]]>/nccamerica/news/y=2013/m=10/news=all-play-for-tense-hexagonal-finale-2195807.htmlMon, 14 Oct 2013 15:58:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA WC 2014 Prel. Comp. CONCACAF Zone<![CDATA[Hero Jimenez keeps Mexico’s dream alive]]>/nccamerica/news/y=2013/m=10/news=hero-jimenez-keeps-mexico-dream-alive-2195823.html
Following his breathtaking goal for Mexico against Panama in Brazil 2014 qualifying, FIFA.com chatted to Raul Jimenez ahead of El Tri’s decisive clash with Costa Rica.

 

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Mon, 14 Oct 2013 15:38:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA WC 2014 Prel. Comp. CONCACAF Zone
<![CDATA[USA scale summit as Mexico hang on ]]>/nccamerica/news/y=2013/m=10/news=usa-scale-summit-mexico-hang-2194834.htmlSat, 12 Oct 2013 05:35:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA WC 2014 Prel. Comp. CONCACAF Zone<![CDATA[More Mexico drama as Hexagonal winds down ]]>/nccamerica/news/y=2013/m=10/news=more-mexico-drama-hexagonal-winds-down-2193148.htmlFIFA.com takes a look at this Friday's penultimate contests with special attention paid to Mexico's monumental woes.]]>Thu, 10 Oct 2013 22:07:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA WC 2014 Prel. Comp. CONCACAF Zone<![CDATA[Ochoa: Mexico need to pull together]]>/nccamerica/news/y=2013/m=10/news=ochoa-mexico-need-pull-together-2192893.htmlMexico goalkeeper Guillermo Ochoa has implored his fans to get behind the team ahead of their country's crucial FIFA World Cup qualifier with Panama in an exclusive with FIFA.com.

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Wed, 09 Oct 2013 16:01:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA WC 2014 Prel. Comp. CONCACAF Zone
<![CDATA[Chen: It’s time to think positively]]>/nccamerica/news/y=2013/m=10/news=roberto-chen-hay-que-pensar-positivo-2189395.htmlPanama’s young central defender Roberto Chen speaks to FIFA.com about their hopes of toppling Mexico at the Estadio Azteca next week and taking a big step to Brazil 2014.

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Tue, 01 Oct 2013 23:31:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA WC 2014 Prel. Comp. CONCACAF Zone
<![CDATA[Donovan: This never gets old]]>/nccamerica/news/y=2013/m=9/news=donovan-this-never-gets-old-2172431.htmlFIFA.com was on hand to chat with USA veteran Landon Donovan, who scored one and set up the other in the 2-0 win over Mexico on Tuesday that sent the Americans through to Brazil 2014.]]>Wed, 11 Sep 2013 14:28:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA WC 2014 Prel. Comp. CONCACAF Zone<![CDATA[USA, Ticos stamp ticket, Mexico despair ]]>/nccamerica/news/y=2013/m=9/news=usa-ticos-stamp-tickets-amid-mexican-despair-2172104.htmlWed, 11 Sep 2013 04:52:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA WC 2014 Prel. Comp. CONCACAF Zone