<![CDATA[FIFA.com - News]]>http://www.fifa.com/index.htmlenCopyright ©1994 - 2014 FIFA. All rights reservedTue, 03 Dec 2013 13:12:00 GMTWed, 09 Apr 2014 20:09:46 GMTFIFA.comFIFA.comhttp://www.fifa.com/imgml/rssheader.gif http://www.fifa.com/index.html13928FIFA.com RSS<![CDATA[South America’s coaches have their say]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=South American qualifying for the 2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil™ saw plenty of twists, turns and surprises and we surveyed the coaches involved to find out what they made of their region's road to Brazil.

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Tue, 03 Dec 2013 13:12:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil ™
<![CDATA[The votes are in]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=FIFA.com rounds up the votes of each of the coaches that participated in the poll after the conclusion of the South American qualifying campaign.]]>Tue, 03 Dec 2013 13:06:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil ™<![CDATA[South America delivers again]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Thu, 21 Nov 2013 13:28:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=Final DrawKind=NewsTournament=2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil ™<![CDATA[Uruguay play-off bound, Chile, Ecuador through]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=FIFA.com reviews the final round of action.]]>Wed, 16 Oct 2013 08:34:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA WC 2014 Prel. Comp. South American Zone<![CDATA[Chile, Ecuador revel, Uruguay face play-off]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Wed, 16 Oct 2013 02:11:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA WC 2014 Prel. Comp. South American Zone<![CDATA[Two from three go directly to Brazil]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Mon, 14 Oct 2013 13:17:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA WC 2014 Prel. Comp. South American Zone<![CDATA[Colombia qualify, Ecuador edge closer]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=FIFA.com rounds up the CONMEBOL action as Colombia fought back from three goals down to secure their ticket to Brazil, while Ecuador moved closer to qualification with a 1-0 victory over Uruguay in Quito.

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Sat, 12 Oct 2013 08:57:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA WC 2014 Prel. Comp. South American Zone
<![CDATA[All eyes on Quito and Barranquilla]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Fri, 11 Oct 2013 09:33:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA WC 2014 Prel. Comp. South American Zone<![CDATA[Lucena: The miracle is still on]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=FIFA.com he is not giving up hope yet.]]>Thu, 03 Oct 2013 14:53:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=InterviewTournament=FIFA WC 2014 Prel. Comp. South American Zone<![CDATA[Argentina through, Uruguay on the prowl]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=FIFA.com reviews the action from another busy day of FIFA World Cup qualifying in South America, as Argentina booked their ticket to Brazil and Uruguay continued their resurgence.

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Wed, 11 Sep 2013 05:16:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA WC 2014 Prel. Comp. South American Zone
<![CDATA[Argentina qualify in style, Colombia denied]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=La Albiceleste booked their ticket to Brazil 2014, while Colombia will have to wait after they stumbled in Uruguay.]]>Wed, 11 Sep 2013 03:57:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA WC 2014 Prel. Comp. South American Zone<![CDATA[Argentina and Colombia on the cusp]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Mon, 09 Sep 2013 13:44:33 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA WC 2014 Prel. Comp. South American Zone<![CDATA[Giant steps for Colombia and Chile]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Colombia and Chile took big steps towards qualifying for the 2014 FIFA World Cup with wins in the South American qualifying group, while Paraguay and Uruguay also recorded victories.

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Sat, 07 Sep 2013 09:06:22 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA WC 2014 Prel. Comp. South American Zone
<![CDATA[A time for cool heads]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Thu, 05 Sep 2013 08:07:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA WC 2014 Prel. Comp. South American Zone<![CDATA[Chile boost their cause, Peru still in the hunt]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Chile and Peruvian veteran Claudio Pizarro impressed on a day that saw a Lionel Messi cameo unable to prevent CONMEBOL's first goalless match of 2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil qualifying so far.

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Sat, 08 Jun 2013 08:47:42 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA WC 2014 Prel. Comp. South American Zone
<![CDATA[Colombia trip tops the bill]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Ahead of Matchday 13 of the South American qualifying competition for the 2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil™, FIFA.com previews Friday's action including the high profile match-up between Argentina and Colombia.

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Thu, 06 Jun 2013 17:59:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA WC 2014 Prel. Comp. South American Zone
<![CDATA[Da Silva: I refuse to throw in the towel]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Paraguay has participated in the last four FIFA World Cups, but their place in Brazil 2014 is far from secure and La Albirroja captain Paulo Da Silvia tells FIFA.com he is refusing to miss out on qualification without a fight.

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Thu, 23 May 2013 08:37:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA WC 2014 Prel. Comp. South American Zone
<![CDATA[Ecuador hit four, Chile bounce back]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=FIFA.com reflects on the South American action.]]>Wed, 27 Mar 2013 03:16:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA WC 2014 Prel. Comp. South American Zone<![CDATA[Argentina held by struggling Bolivia, trio win]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Tue, 26 Mar 2013 22:46:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA WC 2014 Prel. Comp. South American Zone<![CDATA[Trips for top two, Chile host Uruguay]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Chile host Uruguay in what looks set to be a crucial game in the hunt for an automatic South American FIFA World Cup™ qualification place, while leaders Argentina visit Bolivia and Colombia travel to Venezuela.

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Mon, 25 Mar 2013 15:40:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA WC 2014 Prel. Comp. South American Zone
<![CDATA[Messi wary of Bolivia]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Mon, 25 Mar 2013 14:34:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA WC 2014 Prel. Comp. South American Zone<![CDATA[Messi leaves Argentina in charge as Colombia romp]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Lionel Messi once again led the way as Argentina cruised to a 3-0 victory over Venezuela to reinforce their grip on top spot in CONMEBOL qualifying for Brazil 2014, while Colombia and Peru also both scored important wins.

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Sat, 23 Mar 2013 06:19:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA WC 2014 Prel. Comp. South American Zone
<![CDATA[Argentina and Colombia pull clear]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=There were emphatic wins for Argentina and Colombia on Matchday 11 of the South American qualifying competition for the 2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil. Separated by four points, the duo are now clear at the top of the table.

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Sat, 23 Mar 2013 05:16:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA WC 2014 Prel. Comp. South American Zone
<![CDATA[Paraguay steal a point in Montevideo]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Sat, 23 Mar 2013 00:26:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA WC 2014 Prel. Comp. South American Zone<![CDATA[South American hopefuls enter final straight]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Clásico del Pacífico between Peru and Chile is just one of the highlights of the Matchday 11 programme in South America on Friday.]]>Thu, 21 Mar 2013 14:53:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA WC 2014 Prel. Comp. South American Zone<![CDATA[No divided loyalties for Pelusso]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Albirroja.]]>Wed, 27 Feb 2013 12:37:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA WC 2014 Prel. Comp. South American Zone<![CDATA[Argentina lead but all still to play for]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=La Albiceleste, who have a firm grip on top spot, the South American qualifying section for the FIFA World Cup™ 2014 in Brazil has been a rollercoaster ride throughout 2012.]]>Fri, 28 Dec 2012 11:46:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA WC 2014 Prel. Comp. South American Zone<![CDATA[Godin: People have very short memories]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=FIFA.com about Uruguay’s drop down the South American standings and hopes of reaching Brazil 2014, and criticism of Diego Lugano and Diego Forlan.]]>Thu, 22 Nov 2012 11:21:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA WC 2014 Prel. Comp. South American Zone<![CDATA[Argentina clear as Bolivia, Paraguay win]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Wed, 17 Oct 2012 03:48:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA WC 2014 Prel. Comp. South American Zone<![CDATA[Uruguay stumble again as Bolivia, Venezuela rise]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Wed, 17 Oct 2012 01:51:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA WC 2014 Prel. Comp. South American Zone<![CDATA[Argentina, Ecuador eye further progress]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=FIFA.com looks ahead to South American FIFA World Cup™ qualifying, where Argentina will be looking to build on their impressive run, while Ecuador will hope to take advantage of Colombia's absence.

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Mon, 15 Oct 2012 09:16:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA WC 2014 Prel. Comp. South American Zone
<![CDATA[Caicedo, Falcao & Messi star as leaders pull clear]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Sat, 13 Oct 2012 04:12:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA WC 2014 Prel. Comp. South American Zone<![CDATA[Messi and Falcao on song in South America]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Sat, 13 Oct 2012 03:47:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA WC 2014 Prel. Comp. South American Zone<![CDATA[Crucial showdowns loom in South America]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=FIFA.com looks ahead to the ninth round of fixtures in South American qualifying for Brazil 2014, with the latest River Plate derby between Argentina and Uruguay the pick of the ties.

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Thu, 11 Oct 2012 17:30:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA WC 2014 Prel. Comp. South American Zone
<![CDATA[Colombia, Venezuela surprise winners]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Wed, 12 Sep 2012 05:33:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA WC 2014 Prel. Comp. South American Zone<![CDATA[Leading pack bunches up]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=FIFA.com has the details as the race for places at Brazil 2014 got even tighter. ]]>Wed, 12 Sep 2012 05:26:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA WC 2014 Prel. Comp. South American Zone<![CDATA[Argentina face leadership challenge]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=FIFA.com previews Tuesday’s qualifiers in South America, where new leaders Argentina take on Peru, and Chile return to action intent on recovering the number one spot.]]>Mon, 10 Sep 2012 13:17:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA WC 2014 Prel. Comp. South American Zone<![CDATA[Argentina lead the way]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=FIFA.com recaps Friday’s four Brazil 2014 qualifiers in South America, which all went the way of the home sides, with Argentina taking over at the top of the group.]]>Sat, 08 Sep 2012 05:05:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA WC 2014 Prel. Comp. South American Zone<![CDATA[Argentina beat Paraguay, move top]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Argentina moved top of their qualifying group for Brazil 2014 after an impressive attacking display from Lionel Messi against Paraguay.

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Sat, 08 Sep 2012 03:27:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA WC 2014 Prel. Comp. South American Zone
<![CDATA[Test for Uruguay, debuts for coaches]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=FIFA.com has the details.]]>Thu, 06 Sep 2012 17:02:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA WC 2014 Prel. Comp. South American Zone<![CDATA[Argentina call on Aguero, Barcos]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=

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Fri, 24 Aug 2012 06:49:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA WC 2014 Prel. Comp. South American Zone
<![CDATA[Pelusso: It’s time to get down to work]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=The newly installed Paraguay boss talks to FIFA.com about the challenges of international coaching and the crucial Brazil 2014 qualifiers versus Argentina and Venezuela.

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Wed, 22 Aug 2012 13:44:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA WC 2014 Prel. Comp. South American Zone
<![CDATA[Changes at the top see Chile lead]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=FIFA.com reviews a weekend that saw Chile register a second successive away win to lead the South American standings, while a thriller in Montevideo sees Uruguay follow closely behind in the race for Brazil 2014.

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Mon, 11 Jun 2012 00:39:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA WC 2014 Prel. Comp. South American Zone
<![CDATA[Chile reach summit, first win for Bolivia]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=La Roja to the top of qualifying in South America, where Bolivia claimed their first win by beating Paraguay 3-1.]]>Sun, 10 Jun 2012 10:38:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA WC 2014 Prel. Comp. South American Zone<![CDATA[Trio bidding to topple Argentina]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=With leaders Argentina not in action, Chile, Venezuela and Uruguay can all knock La Albiceleste off the top of the South American Zone standings in Brazil 2014 qualifying.   

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Fri, 08 Jun 2012 10:03:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA WC 2014 Prel. Comp. South American Zone
<![CDATA[South American qualifying in numbers]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=FIFA.com takes a statistical look at South American qualifying for Brazil 2014.]]>Thu, 31 May 2012 12:10:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA WC 2014 Prel. Comp. South American Zone<![CDATA[Fernandez: Dad's always helped me]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=FIFA.com about emerging from the shadows of his father who was in between the posts for La Albirroja at Mexico 1986.]]>Fri, 04 May 2012 07:42:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA WC 2014 Prel. Comp. South American Zone<![CDATA[Delights and disappointments]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Asian 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[A start to remember]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=FIFA.com takes a look back at the opening rounds of the South American qualifiers for Brazil 2014, in which coaching casualties, upsets and sumptuous goals all featured.]]>Thu, 22 Dec 2011 14:55:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA WC 2014 Prel. Comp. South American Zone<![CDATA[Venezuela, Argentina move top]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=Wed, 16 Nov 2011 04:34:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA WC 2014 Prel. Comp. South American Zone<![CDATA[Tight at the top as Messi fires Argentina]]>http://www.fifa.com?cid=rssfeed&att=One point separates the top five teams in the South American Zone, with Argentina lying second after Lionel Messi helped them conjure up a win in Colombia.

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Wed, 16 Nov 2011 03:45:00 GMTArea=TournamentSection=CompetitionKind=NewsTournament=FIFA WC 2014 Prel. Comp. South American Zone