<![CDATA[FIFA.com - News]]>http://www.fifa.com/index.htmlenCopyright ©1994 - 2015 FIFA. All rights reservedThu, 12 Nov 2015 05:07:00 GMTThu, 04 Feb 2016 10:25:36 GMTFIFA.comFIFA.comhttp://www.fifa.com/imgml/rssheader.gif http://www.fifa.com/index.html13928FIFA.com RSS<![CDATA[CONCACAF’s elite enter the fray]]>/worldcup/news/y=2015/m=11/news=concacaf-s-elite-enter-the-fray-2732099.html Mexico, Costa Rica, Honduras and a struggling USA all join in on CONCACAF qualifying for Russia 2018 on Friday. FIFA.com takes a closer look at the action ahead. ]]>Thu, 12 Nov 2015 05:07:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=2018 FIFA World Cup Russia (TM)<![CDATA[Routes to Russia 2018 revealed at Preliminary Draw ]]>/worldcup/news/y=2015/m=7/news=routes-to-russia-2018-revealed-at-preliminary-draw-2667588.htmlSat, 25 Jul 2015 19:45:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=Preliminary DrawKind=NewsTournament=2018 FIFA World Cup Russia (TM)<![CDATA[CONCACAF hopefuls learn their fate]]>/worldcup/news/y=2015/m=7/news=concacaf-hopefuls-learn-their-fate-2667907.htmlFIFA.com assesses the road ahead for the region’s hopefuls. ]]>Sat, 25 Jul 2015 18:52:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=Group AnalysisTournament=2018 FIFA World Cup Russia (TM)<![CDATA[Delights and disappointments]]>/worldcup/news/y=2011/m=12/news=delights-and-disappointments-1562592.htmlAsian and Caribbean upsets, tight battles in South America and a first-ever win for American Samoa were among the latest qualifying tales as the race for Brazil 2014 heated up.

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Sat, 31 Dec 2011 06:00:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil ™
<![CDATA[Joy of six in CONCACAF ]]>/worldcup/news/y=2011/m=11/news=joy-six-concacaf-1543180.htmlWed, 16 Nov 2011 03:02:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=Group AnalysisTournament=FIFA WC 2014 Prel. Comp. CONCACAF Zone<![CDATA[Historic night for Antigua, Guyana ]]>/worldcup/news/y=2011/m=11/news=historic-night-for-antigua-guyana-1541705.htmlSat, 12 Nov 2011 03:58:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA WC 2014 Prel. Comp. CONCACAF Zone<![CDATA[Canada close as Trinidad, Haiti sweat]]>/worldcup/news/y=2011/m=11/news=canada-close-trinidad-haiti-sweat-1539757.htmlThe penultimate round in CONCACAF’s first stage of Brazil 2014 qualifying takes place tomorrow with regional elite El Salvador and Canada set to seal progression, however, Trinidad and Tobago are under pressure.

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Thu, 10 Nov 2011 15:22:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA WC 2014 Prel. Comp. CONCACAF Zone
<![CDATA[Peltier and Co light new dawn]]>/worldcup/news/y=2011/m=11/news=peltier-and-light-new-dawn-1537028.html FIFA.com about the long road to Slovakia, his first hat-trick for Trinidad and Tobago and his high hopes for the crucial Brazil 2014 qualifying test with Guyana next week.]]>Fri, 04 Nov 2011 16:33:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA WC 2014 Prel. Comp. CONCACAF Zone<![CDATA[Shabazz inspired by Guyana quest]]>/worldcup/news/y=2011/m=10/news=shabazz-inspired-guyana-quest-1534032.htmlFollowing Guyana's blockbuster unbeaten start to 2014 FIFA World Cup™ qualification, coach Jamaal Shabazz tells FIFA.com of how he is captured by the attitude in the squad and on facing his native Trinidad and Tobago.

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Fri, 28 Oct 2011 11:31:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA WC 2014 Prel. Comp. CONCACAF Zone
<![CDATA[Panama in as CONCACAF axe falls ]]>/worldcup/news/y=2011/m=10/news=panama-concacaf-axe-falls-1525940.htmlWed, 12 Oct 2011 05:57:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA WC 2014 Prel. Comp. CONCACAF Zone<![CDATA[Panama on the verge as T&T reload]]>/worldcup/news/y=2011/m=10/news=panama-the-verge-reload-1524245.html
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Mon, 10 Oct 2011 14:38:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA WC 2014 Prel. Comp. CONCACAF Zone
<![CDATA[Joy for Canada, Haiti as T&T stumble ]]>/worldcup/news/y=2011/m=10/news=joy-for-canada-haiti-stumble-1523490.html both pulled off 7-0 wins in CONCACAF group-stage qualifying for Brazil 2014 while Trinidad and Tobago suffered a potentially disastrous loss in Bermuda.]]>Sat, 08 Oct 2011 03:57:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA WC 2014 Prel. Comp. CONCACAF Zone<![CDATA[Harvey, back for Barbados ]]>/worldcup/news/y=2011/m=10/news=harvey-back-for-barbados-1522099.htmlFri, 07 Oct 2011 08:30:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA WC 2014 Prel. Comp. CONCACAF Zone<![CDATA[Captain Bermuda’s double life]]>/worldcup/news/y=2011/m=9/news=captain-bermuda-double-life-1519248.htmlFIFA.com about playing football on the amateur pitches of Boston and some of the biggest stages of the CONCACAF zone.]]>Fri, 30 Sep 2011 15:04:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA WC 2014 Prel. Comp. CONCACAF Zone<![CDATA[Hyland: T&T have guts, heart and soul]]>/worldcup/news/y=2011/m=9/news=hyland-have-guts-heart-and-soul-1517041.htmlFIFA.com chats to young Trinidadian up-and-comer Khaleem Hyland about the Caribbean nation's start to Brazil 2014 qualifying and life in Belgium, where he lines up for champions Racing Genk.]]>Tue, 27 Sep 2011 07:17:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA WC 2014 Prel. Comp. CONCACAF Zone<![CDATA[New World quartet hungry for more]]>/worldcup/news/y=2011/m=9/news=new-world-quartet-hungry-for-more-1504698.htmlFIFA.com previews the second round of CONCACAF qualifying for Brazil 2014 where the big-name quartet of T&T, El Salvador, Canada and Haiti seek to build on opening wins.

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Mon, 05 Sep 2011 14:46:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA WC 2014 Prel. Comp. CONCACAF Zone
<![CDATA[Big names prove out in CONCACAF]]>/worldcup/news/y=2011/m=9/news=big-names-prove-out-concacaf-1504069.htmlSat, 03 Sep 2011 05:02:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA WC 2014 Prel. Comp. CONCACAF Zone<![CDATA[Camps: A good draw for T&T]]>/worldcup/news/y=2011/m=8/news=camps-good-draw-for-1487759.html"This round two draw has turned out well for us. Round three, on the other hand, will be much trickier." Oliver Camps, Trinidad and Tobago FA President

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Mon, 08 Aug 2011 09:10:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=Group QuotesTournament=FIFA WC 2014 Prel. Comp. CONCACAF Zone
<![CDATA[T&T stand tall in Caribbean pack]]>/worldcup/news/y=2011/m=7/news=stand-tall-caribbean-pack-1484023.htmlSun, 31 Jul 2011 17:24:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA WC 2014 Prel. Comp. CONCACAF Zone<![CDATA[CONCACAF draw stokes regional fires]]>/worldcup/news/y=2011/m=7/news=concacaf-draw-stokes-regional-fires-1483703.htmlSun, 31 Jul 2011 00:06:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA WC 2014 Prel. Comp. CONCACAF Zone<![CDATA[New World trio push through]]>/worldcup/news/y=2009/m=11/news=new-world-trio-push-through-1137662.htmlUSA finished top dogs in CONCACAF qualifying for the world finals, and will be followed to South Africa by old rivals Mexico and hopeful Honduras.

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Fri, 20 Nov 2009 17:22:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=2010 FIFA World Cup South Africa ™
<![CDATA[Tension rules New World marathon]]>/worldcup/news/y=2009/m=10/news=tension-rules-new-world-marathon-1119013.htmlFri, 16 Oct 2009 15:19:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=2010 FIFA World Cup South Africa ™<![CDATA[Tico heartache is Honduran joy]]>/worldcup/news/y=2009/m=10/news=tico-heartache-honduran-joy-1118752.htmlThu, 15 Oct 2009 04:34:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=2010 FIFA World Cup South Africa ™<![CDATA[Catrachos, Costa Rica face fates]]>/worldcup/news/y=2009/m=10/news=catrachos-costa-rica-face-fates-1117096.htmlTue, 13 Oct 2009 08:24:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=2010 FIFA World Cup South Africa ™<![CDATA[New World giants book berths ]]>/worldcup/news/y=2009/m=10/news=new-world-giants-book-berths-1116586.htmlSun, 11 Oct 2009 06:05:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=2010 FIFA World Cup South Africa ™<![CDATA[Simoes: It's not impossible]]>/worldcup/news/y=2009/m=10/news=simoes-not-impossible-1115261.htmlFri, 09 Oct 2009 09:07:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=2010 FIFA World Cup South Africa ™<![CDATA[Trio out to book tickets]]>/worldcup/news/y=2009/m=10/news=trio-out-book-tickets-1114569.html FIFA.com looks ahead to the upcoming matchday in the CONCACAF Zone, where USA, Mexico and Honduras could all secure places in South Africa.

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Thu, 08 Oct 2009 09:22:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=2010 FIFA World Cup South Africa ™
<![CDATA[Proud Warriors press on]]>/worldcup/news/y=2009/m=10/news=proud-warriors-press-1109007.htmlFri, 02 Oct 2009 16:47:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=2010 FIFA World Cup South Africa ™<![CDATA[CONCACAF: Unsettled territory]]>/worldcup/news/y=2009/m=9/news=concacaf-unsettled-territory-1100397.htmlFri, 11 Sep 2009 10:35:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=2010 FIFA World Cup South Africa ™<![CDATA[Tension rules as USA, Mexico surge]]>/worldcup/news/y=2009/m=9/news=tension-rules-usa-mexico-surge-1100188.htmlThu, 10 Sep 2009 05:30:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=2010 FIFA World Cup South Africa ™<![CDATA[CONCACAF finish line in sight]]>/worldcup/news/y=2009/m=9/news=concacaf-finish-line-sight-1099282.htmlTue, 08 Sep 2009 12:07:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=2010 FIFA World Cup South Africa ™<![CDATA[Prize in sight for USA ]]>/worldcup/news/y=2009/m=9/news=prize-sight-for-usa-1099249.htmlMon, 07 Sep 2009 14:57:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=2010 FIFA World Cup South Africa ™<![CDATA[Mexico fiesta rocks San Jose]]>/worldcup/news/y=2009/m=9/news=mexico-fiesta-rocks-san-jose-1098961.htmlSun, 06 Sep 2009 05:46:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=2010 FIFA World Cup South Africa ™<![CDATA[Mexico keen to keep up surge]]>/worldcup/news/y=2009/m=9/news=mexico-keen-keep-surge-1097607.htmlFri, 04 Sep 2009 12:01:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=2010 FIFA World Cup South Africa ™<![CDATA[Honduran hopes in safe hands]]>/worldcup/news/y=2009/m=9/news=honduran-hopes-safe-hands-1097997.htmlFri, 04 Sep 2009 10:42:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=2010 FIFA World Cup South Africa ™<![CDATA[Now or never for Trinidad]]>/worldcup/news/y=2009/m=9/news=now-never-for-trinidad-1095783.html FIFA.com caught up with T&T's Soca Warriors, who are hopeful that they can recover from their slow start and qualify for South Africa 2010.

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Thu, 03 Sep 2009 17:54:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=2010 FIFA World Cup South Africa ™
<![CDATA[Still alive in CONCACAF]]>/worldcup/news/y=2009/m=8/news=still-alive-concacaf-1090151.htmlThu, 13 Aug 2009 06:00:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=2010 FIFA World Cup South Africa ™<![CDATA[Keeping the dream alive]]>/worldcup/news/y=2009/m=8/news=keeping-the-dream-alive-1088781.htmlMon, 10 Aug 2009 11:54:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=2010 FIFA World Cup South Africa ™<![CDATA[Sweet relief for wobbly duo]]>/worldcup/news/y=2009/m=6/news=sweet-relief-for-wobbly-duo-1070074.htmlThu, 11 Jun 2009 05:00:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=2010 FIFA World Cup South Africa ™<![CDATA[New World pair in need]]>/worldcup/news/y=2009/m=6/news=new-world-pair-need-1068196.htmlTue, 09 Jun 2009 13:15:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=2010 FIFA World Cup South Africa ™<![CDATA[Mexico woe as Ticos roll ]]>/worldcup/news/y=2009/m=6/news=mexico-woe-ticos-roll-1067738.htmlSun, 07 Jun 2009 04:34:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=2010 FIFA World Cup South Africa ™<![CDATA[Tense times for big two]]>/worldcup/news/y=2009/m=6/news=tense-times-for-big-two-1066343.html With first-place Costa Rica setting the pace in the race to South Africa, Mexico and USA are both looking to play catch-up in this weekend's fixtures.

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Fri, 05 Jun 2009 12:58:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=2010 FIFA World Cup South Africa ™
<![CDATA[Latapy: I'm the boss now]]>/worldcup/news/y=2009/m=6/news=latapy-the-boss-now-1063665.htmlTue, 02 Jun 2009 12:41:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=2010 FIFA World Cup South Africa ™<![CDATA[Latapy steps in for Trinidad]]>/worldcup/news/y=2009/m=4/news=latapy-steps-for-trinidad-1046712.htmlWed, 08 Apr 2009 20:49:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=2010 FIFA World Cup South Africa ™<![CDATA[Short honeymoon for Mexico ]]>/worldcup/news/y=2009/m=4/news=short-honeymoon-for-mexico-1044754.htmlThu, 02 Apr 2009 05:50:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=2010 FIFA World Cup South Africa ™<![CDATA[Third step in the hexagonal]]>/worldcup/news/y=2009/m=3/news=third-step-the-hexagonal-1043460.html Mexico will be out to build on their first victory in the hexagonal in Honduras, while Costa Rica and USA will strive to return to winning ways at home.

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Tue, 31 Mar 2009 09:34:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=2010 FIFA World Cup South Africa ™
<![CDATA[Unbeaten USA look to extend run]]>/worldcup/news/y=2009/m=3/news=unbeaten-usa-look-extend-run-1043521.html USA will be looking to continue their unbeaten run when they entertain Trinidad and Tobago as FIFA World Cup qualifying continues tomorrow.

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Tue, 31 Mar 2009 06:45:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=2010 FIFA World Cup South Africa ™
<![CDATA[Mexico, the lone winner]]>/worldcup/news/y=2009/m=3/news=mexico-the-lone-winner-1042924.htmlSun, 29 Mar 2009 05:23:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=2010 FIFA World Cup South Africa ™<![CDATA[Go time in the Hexagonal]]>/worldcup/news/y=2009/m=3/news=time-the-hexagonal-1041544.htmlFri, 27 Mar 2009 15:46:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=2010 FIFA World Cup South Africa ™<![CDATA[Birchall, T&T's white knight]]>/worldcup/news/y=2009/m=3/news=birchall-white-knight-1041205.html It is not so difficult to pick out Chris Birchall in the T&T midfield, and the only white Soca Warrior in history sat down for a friendly chat with FIFA.com.

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Thu, 26 Mar 2009 11:35:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=2010 FIFA World Cup South Africa ™
<![CDATA[The Honduran foreign legion]]>/worldcup/news/y=2009/m=3/news=the-honduran-foreign-legion-1036608.htmlWed, 11 Mar 2009 14:06:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=2010 FIFA World Cup South Africa ™