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All rights reservedrss listTue, 13 Nov 2018 15:58:00 GMTTue, 26 Mar 2019 15:59:49 GMTFIFA.com<![CDATA[FIFA.com - Media - Media Releases]]>//img.fifa.com/imgml/rssheader.gifhttp://www.fifa.com/index.html13928rssFifa1553619009807<![CDATA[Orange signs as National Supporter of FIFA Women’s World Cup France 2019™]]>http://www.fifa.com/womensworldcup/news/y=2019/m=3/news=orange-signs-as-national-supporter-of-fifa-women-s-world-cup-france-2019tm.htmlTue, 19 Mar 2019 11:17:00 GMT1553619009593<![CDATA[FIFA Council decides on key steps]]>http://www.fifa.com/about-fifa/news/y=2019/m=3/news=fifa-council-decides-on-key-steps-for-upcoming-international-tournaments.htmlFri, 15 Mar 2019 17:27:00 GMT1553619009594<![CDATA[FIFA Council votes for the introduction of a revamped FIFA Club World Cup]]>http://www.fifa.com/about-fifa/news/y=2019/m=3/news=fifa-council-votes-for-the-introduction-of-a-revamped-fifa-club-world-cup.htmlFri, 15 Mar 2019 17:23:00 GMT1553619009298<![CDATA[Tender process launched in Sub-Saharan Africa for media rights to France 2019 and other FIFA events ]]>http://www.fifa.com/about-fifa/news/y=2019/m=3/news=tender-process-launched-in-sub-saharan-africa-for-media-rights-to-france-2019-an.htmlTue, 12 Mar 2019 09:29:00 GMT1553619009223<![CDATA[Concacaf members come together on International Women’s Day at FIFA conference]]>http://www.fifa.com/womens-football/news/y=2019/m=3/news=concacaf-members-come-together-on-international-women-s-day-at-fifa-conference.htmlSat, 09 Mar 2019 15:37:00 GMT1553619009194<![CDATA[FIFA to Hold First Global Women’s Football Convention]]>http://www.fifa.com/womensworldcup/news/y=2019/m=3/news=fifa-to-hold-first-global-women-s-football-convention.htmlFri, 08 Mar 2019 20:14:00 GMT1553619009187<![CDATA[Official Poster unveiled for FIFA Women’s World Cup France 2019™]]>http://www.fifa.com/womensworldcup/news/y=2019/m=3/news=official-poster-unveiled-for-fifa-women-s-world-cup-france-2019tm.htmlFri, 08 Mar 2019 18:20:00 GMT1553619008970<![CDATA[Joint statement from FIFA and CONMEBOL regarding Colombia]]>http://www.fifa.com/about-fifa/news/y=2019/m=3/news=joint-statement-from-fifa-and-conmebol-regarding-colombia.htmlSat, 02 Mar 2019 19:28:00 GMT1553619008950<![CDATA[FIFA Women's World Cup France 2019™: Individual tickets now on sale]]>http://www.fifa.com/womensworldcup/news/y=2019/m=3/news=fifa-women-s-world-cup-france-2019tm-individual-tickets-on-sale-tomorrow-at-15-0.htmlWed, 06 Mar 2019 15:11:00 GMT1553619007962<![CDATA[Update on the FIFA U-17 World Cup 2019]]>http://www.fifa.com/news/y=2019/m=2/news=update-on-the-fifa-u-17-world-cup-2019.htmlFri, 22 Feb 2019 19:17:00 GMT1553619007906<![CDATA[Chelsea FC, The Football Association sanctioned for international transfers of minors]]>http://www.fifa.com/governance/news/y=2019/m=2/news=chelsea-fc-the-football-association-sanctioned-for-international-transfers-of-mi.htmlFri, 22 Feb 2019 09:09:00 GMT1553619007872<![CDATA[FIFA, Member Associations and Confederations participate in first Regional Integrity Workshop for FIFA Women’s World Cup France 2019™]]>http://www.fifa.com/womensworldcup/news/y=2019/m=2/news=fifa-member-associations-and-confederations-participate-in-first-regional-integr.htmlThu, 21 Feb 2019 09:56:00 GMT1553619007644<![CDATA[Infantino and Putin discuss World Cup legacy and continued support for Russian football]]>http://www.fifa.com/worldcup/news/infantino-and-putin-discuss-world-cup-legacy-and-continued-support-for-russian-fWed, 20 Feb 2019 15:48:00 GMT1553619007598<![CDATA[FIFA starts bidding process for FIFA Women’s World Cup 2023™]]>http://www.fifa.com/about-fifa/news/y=2019/m=2/news=fifa-starts-bidding-process-for-fifa-women-s-world-cup-2023tm.html<p>As fans eagerly await the start of the upcoming FIFA Women’s World Cup™, which is due to kick off in Paris on 7 June 2019, FIFA informed all its member associations today about the start of the bidding process for the FIFA Women’s World Cup 2023.</p> Tue, 19 Feb 2019 15:52:00 GMT1553619007585<![CDATA[Portuguese club FC Porto sanctioned under third-party influence rules]]>http://www.fifa.com/governance/news/y=2019/m=2/news=portuguese-club-fc-porto-sanctioned-under-third-party-influence-rules.htmlTue, 19 Feb 2019 15:11:00 GMT1553619007345<![CDATA[FIFA’s Big 5 Transfer Window Analysis: $642.8m January outlay on international transfers]]>http://www.fifa.com/governance/news/y=2019/m=2/news=fifa-s-big-5-transfer-window-analysis-clubs-spent-usd-642-8-million-on-internati.htmlThu, 14 Feb 2019 15:02:00 GMT1553619007081<![CDATA[FIFA, CAF and African Union sign historic Memorandum of Understanding on education, anti-corruption and safety]]>http://www.fifa.com/about-fifa/news/y=2019/m=2/news=fifa-caf-and-african-union-sign-historic-memorandum-of-understanding-on-educatio.htmlMon, 11 Feb 2019 22:12:00 GMT1553619007079<![CDATA[FIFA President opens regional development office in Addis Ababa]]>http://www.fifa.com/development/news/y=2019/m=2/news=fifa-president-opens-regional-development-office-in-addis-ababa.htmlMon, 11 Feb 2019 22:12:00 GMT1553619006956<![CDATA[FIFA President delivers historic address to African Union]]>http://www.fifa.com/about-fifa/news/y=2019/m=2/news=fifa-president-delivers-historic-addresses-to-african-union.htmlSun, 10 Feb 2019 13:07:00 GMT1553619006835<![CDATA[The Best FIFA Football Awards™ 2019 winners to be crowned in Milan on 23 September]]>http://www.fifa.com/ballon-dor/news/y=2019/m=2/news=the-best-fifa-football-awardstm-2019-winners-to-be-crowned-in-milan-on-23-septem.htmlFri, 08 Feb 2019 13:33:00 GMT1553619006775<![CDATA[FIFA Women's World Cup France 2019™: Individual tickets go on sale 7 March at 15:00 CET]]>http://www.fifa.com/womensworldcup/news/y=2019/m=2/news=fifa-women-s-world-cup-france-2019tm-individual-tickets-go-on-sale-7-march-at-15.htmlFri, 08 Feb 2019 09:55:00 GMT1553619006529<![CDATA[FIFA and Qatar announce joint venture to deliver 2022 FIFA World Cup™]]>http://www.fifa.com/worldcup/news/fifa-and-qatar-announce-joint-venture-to-deliver-2022-fifa-world-cuptmTue, 05 Feb 2019 09:19:00 GMT1553619006358<![CDATA[Visitors flock to FIFA World Football Museum]]>http://www.fifa.com/about-fifa/news/y=2019/m=2/news=visitors-flock-to-fifa-world-football-museum.htmlFri, 01 Feb 2019 11:53:00 GMT1553619006258<![CDATA[FIFA Global Transfer Market Report reveals $7 billion-plus spend in 2018]]>http://www.fifa.com/governance/news/y=2019/m=1/news=fifa-global-transfer-market-report-spending-on-international-transfers-surpassed.htmlWed, 30 Jan 2019 11:45:00 GMT1553619006041<![CDATA[FIFA Appeal Committee partially upholds appeal lodged by Kalusha Bwalya]]>http://www.fifa.com/governance/news/y=2019/m=1/news=fifa-appeal-committee-partially-upholds-appeal-lodged-by-kalusha-bwalya.htmlMon, 28 Jan 2019 16:38:00 GMT1553619005380<![CDATA[FIFA, UNESCO and the World Food Programme agree innovative partnership ]]>http://www.fifa.com/about-fifa/news/y=2019/m=1/news=fifa-unesco-and-the-world-food-programme-agree-innovative-partnership.htmlThu, 24 Jan 2019 14:57:00 GMT1553619005067<![CDATA[FIFA confirms award of media rights in Spain for FIFA events in 2019-22 including FIFA Women’s World Cup 2019 and 2022 FIFA World Cup Qatar]]>http://www.fifa.com/about-fifa/news/y=2019/m=1/news=fifa-confirms-award-of-media-rights-in-spain-for-fifa-events-in-2019-22-includin.htmlTue, 22 Jan 2019 09:19:00 GMT1553619005066<![CDATA[Joint Public Statement on behalf of FIFA, UEFA, AFC, The Premier League, LaLiga and Bundesliga on beoutQ]]>http://www.fifa.com/about-fifa/news/y=2019/m=1/news=joint-public-statement-on-behalf-of-fifa-uefa-afc-the-premier-league-laliga-and-.htmlTue, 22 Jan 2019 09:04:00 GMT1553619001880<![CDATA[Normalisation committee appointed for Namibian FA]]>http://www.fifa.com/governance/news/y=2019/m=1/news=normalisation-committee-appointed-for-namibian-fa.html<p>The Bureau of the FIFA Council yesterday decided to appoint a normalisation committee for the Namibia Football Association (NFA) in accordance with art. 14 par. 1 a) and art. 8 par. 2 of the FIFA Statutes.</p> Wed, 09 Jan 2019 15:06:00 GMT1553619001886<![CDATA[FIFA statement on Hakeem Al Araibi]]>http://www.fifa.com/about-fifa/news/y=2019/m=1/news=fifa-statement-on-hakeem-al-araibi.htmlWed, 09 Jan 2019 14:38:00 GMT1553619001157<![CDATA[A wind of digital change blows through Concacaf Member Associations]]>http://www.fifa.com/development/news/y=2018/m=12/news=a-wind-of-digital-change-blows-through-concacaf-member-associations.html<p>A workshop presenting FIFA Connect, the innovative IT football registration platform, took place in the Panamanian capital city on 11 and 12 December with several local Member Associations (MAs) attending the training.</p> Fri, 21 Dec 2018 14:33:00 GMT1553619001129<![CDATA[More than half the world watched record-breaking 2018 World Cup]]>http://www.fifa.com/worldcup/news/more-than-half-the-world-watched-record-breaking-2018-world-cup<p>FIFA has today published the key findings of a comprehensive audit of consolidated final audience data for the 2018 FIFA World Cup Russia™, which was broadcast live in every territory around the world from 14 June to 15 July this year.</p> Thu, 20 Dec 2018 19:07:00 GMT1553619000222<![CDATA[Qatar unveils spectacular design for Lusail Stadium]]>http://www.fifa.com/worldcup/news/qatar-unveils-spectacular-design-for-lusail-stadium<p>The remaining and perhaps most-anticipated design of the eight stadiums proposed by the Supreme Committee for Delivery &amp; Legacy (SC) to host the 2022 FIFA World Cup Qatar™ was unveiled today at a colourful gala event held at the Lusail Harbour, 15km north from Doha.</p> Thu, 13 Dec 2018 16:47:00 GMT1553618999906<![CDATA[FIFA participates at the Sporting Chance Forum in Paris]]>http://www.fifa.com/governance/news/y=2018/m=12/news=fifa-participates-at-the-sporting-chance-forum-in-paris.html<p>This week in Paris FIFA is taking part in the Sporting Chance Forum 2018 to help drive progress towards a world of sport that fully respects human rights.</p> Thu, 13 Dec 2018 15:42:00 GMT1553618999552<![CDATA[Burjeel Hospital announced as National Supporter of FIFA Club World Cup UAE 2018]]>http://www.fifa.com/clubworldcup/news/y=2018/m=12/news=burjeel-hospital-announced-as-national-supporter-of-fifa-club-world-cup-uae-2018.html<p>FIFA and the Local Organising Committee (LOC) are pleased to announce the signing of Burjeel Hospital as a National Supporter of the FIFA Club World Cup UAE 2018. The competition is due to be held in Abu Dhabi and Al Ain from 12 to 22 December 2018.</p> Tue, 11 Dec 2018 16:06:00 GMT1553618999031<![CDATA[Individual match ticket sales opening exclusively for Visa cardholders]]>http://www.fifa.com/womensworldcup/news/y=2018/m=12/news=individual-match-ticket-sales-opening-exclusively-for-visa-cardholders.htmlMon, 10 Dec 2018 09:52:00 GMT1553618998911<![CDATA[Task force holds inaugural meeting to discuss possible changes to FIFA tournaments ]]>http://www.fifa.com/about-fifa/news/y=2018/m=12/news=task-force-holds-inaugural-meeting-to-discuss-possible-changes-to-fifa-tournamen.html<p>Over the course of the next three months, representatives of the six confederations and FIFA will consider the sporting matters related to the possibility of establishing an overhauled FIFA Club World Cup and a worldwide Nations League.</p> Sun, 09 Dec 2018 16:48:00 GMT1553618998809<![CDATA[FIFA Women’s World Cup France 2019™ match schedule confirmed]]>http://www.fifa.com/womensworldcup/news/y=2018/m=12/news=fifa-women-s-world-cup-france-2019tm-match-schedule-confirmed.html<p>FIFA Women’s World Cup France 2019™ match schedule confirmed</p> Sat, 08 Dec 2018 09:30:00 GMT1553618998510<![CDATA[EDF announced as National Supporter of FIFA Women’s World Cup France 2019]]>http://www.fifa.com/womensworldcup/news/y=2018/m=12/news=edf-announced-as-national-supporter-of-fifa-women-s-world-cup-france-2019.html<p>EDF announced as National Supporter of FIFA Women’s World Cup France 2019™</p> Wed, 05 Dec 2018 09:27:00 GMT1553618998479<![CDATA[Squad lists for FIFA Club World Cup UAE 2018 announced ]]>http://www.fifa.com/clubworldcup/news/y=2018/m=12/news=squad-lists-for-fifa-club-world-cup-uae-2018-announced.html<p>The list of players for this year's FIFA Club World Cup have been revealed.</p> Thu, 06 Dec 2018 09:28:00 GMT1553618993809<![CDATA[FIFA shares the benefits of Russia 2018 with 416 clubs around the globe]]>http://www.fifa.com/worldcup/news/fifa-shares-the-benefits-of-russia-2018-with-416-clubs-around-the-globeTue, 04 Dec 2018 08:21:00 GMT1553618993767<![CDATA[Match officials appointed for FIFA Women’s World Cup France 2019™]]>http://www.fifa.com/womensworldcup/news/y=2018/m=12/news=match-officials-appointed-for-fifa-women-s-world-cup-france-2019tm.htmlMon, 03 Dec 2018 11:59:00 GMT1553618993449<![CDATA[Infantino highlights football’s potential to unite at G20 summit]]>http://www.fifa.com/about-fifa/news/y=2018/m=12/news=infantino-highlights-football-s-potential-to-unite-at-g20-summit.html<p>Football was presented today to the world’s most powerful leaders as a force for good that has the potential to help them address some of the challenges faced in modern society.</p> Sat, 01 Dec 2018 15:42:00 GMT1553618993401<![CDATA[All 24 qualified teams now confirmed]]>http://www.fifa.com/womensworldcup/news/y=2018/m=12/news=wwc-qualified-teams-release.html<p>The 24 teams who will be competing in the FIFA Women’s World Cup France 2019™ have now been confirmed.</p> Fri, 30 Nov 2018 15:59:00 GMT1553618993271<![CDATA[Draw participants for the FIFA Women’s World Cup France 2019™ revealed]]>http://www.fifa.com/womensworldcup/news/y=2018/m=11/news=lights-camera-dare-to-shine-glittering-line-up-of-the-draw-for-the-fifa-women-s-.htmlThu, 29 Nov 2018 12:46:00 GMT1553618993006<![CDATA[New FIFA Regional Development Office opens in Johannesburg]]>http://www.fifa.com/development/news/y=2018/m=11/news=new-fifa-regional-development-office-opens-in-johannesburg.htmlWed, 28 Nov 2018 12:21:00 GMT1553618992809<![CDATA[Second report of FIFA’s Human Rights Advisory Board published]]>http://www.fifa.com/governance/news/y=2018/m=11/news=second-report-of-fifa-s-human-rights-advisory-board-published.html<p>This is the board’s second formal report and covers the period from October 2017 to September 2018.</p> Fri, 16 Nov 2018 11:19:00 GMT1553618992801<![CDATA[FIFA, CIES and UWI launch new Football Executive Programme for the Caribbean]]>http://www.fifa.com/development/news/y=2018/m=11/news=fifa-cies-and-uwi-launch-new-football-executive-programme-for-the-caribbean.html<p>FIFA, the International Centre for Sport Studies (CIES) and the University of the West Indies (UWI) have announced a new strategic partnership today and launched the Football Executive Programme – a new professional development course designed to further enhance football administration across the Caribbean region.</p> Fri, 23 Nov 2018 15:20:00 GMT1553618989566<![CDATA[Tender process launched in Spain for media rights to Qatar 2022, France 2019 and other FIFA events in 2019-2022]]>http://www.fifa.com/about-fifa/news/y=2018/m=11/news=tender-process-launched-in-spain-for-media-rights-to-qatar-2022-france-2019-and-.html<p>These media rights will cover TV, internet, mobile and radio transmissions.</p> Tue, 13 Nov 2018 11:00:00 GMT