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Thu, 09 Aug 2018 21:43:00 GMTMon, 20 Aug 2018 21:37:31 GMTFIFA.com<![CDATA[FIFA.com - FIFA U-20 Women’s World Cup France 2018]]>//img.fifa.com/imgml/rssheader.gifhttp://www.fifa.com/index.html13928rssFifa1534800442748<![CDATA[Spain win thrilling semi to reach maiden final ]]>http://www.fifa.com/u20womensworldcup/news/y=2018/m=8/news=spain-win-thrilling-semi-to-reach-maiden-final.htmlMon, 20 Aug 2018 10:14:00 GMT1534800442723<![CDATA[Ueki and Japan keen to make history in France]]>http://www.fifa.com/u20womensworldcup/news/y=2018/m=8/news=ueki-and-japan-keen-to-make-history-in-france.html<p>H – Ueki and Japan keen to make history in France</p> Mon, 20 Aug 2018 18:29:00 GMT1534800442619<![CDATA[Japan power past England to reach final]]>http://www.fifa.com/u20womensworldcup/news/y=2018/m=8/news=japan-power-past-england-to-reach-final.htmlMon, 20 Aug 2018 10:16:00 GMT1534800442515<![CDATA[Neid: Japan are my favourites for the title]]>http://www.fifa.com/u20womensworldcup/news/y=2018/m=8/news=neid-japan-are-my-favourites-for-the-title.html<p>Neid: Japan are my favourites for the title</p> Mon, 20 Aug 2018 07:51:00 GMT1534800442502<![CDATA[Pichon: Women's football is going to the next level]]>http://www.fifa.com/u20womensworldcup/news/y=2018/m=8/news=pichon-qa-2991502.html<p>France legend Marinette Pichon gives FIFA.com her take on the FIFA U-20 Women's World Cup and her country's performances thus far in an exclusive interview.</p> Sun, 19 Aug 2018 17:05:00 GMT1534800442490<![CDATA[Top scorers and Golden Boot hopefuls face off]]>http://www.fifa.com/u20womensworldcup/news/y=2018/m=8/news=top-scorers-and-golden-boot-hopefuls-face-off.html<p>Top scorers and Golden Boot hopefuls face off</p> Sun, 19 Aug 2018 11:32:00 GMT1534800442471<![CDATA[Young Lionesses dancing to a winning rhythm]]>http://www.fifa.com/u20womensworldcup/news/y=2018/m=8/news=young-lionesses-dancing-to-a-winning-rhythm.html<p>Young Lionesses dancing to a winning rhythm</p> Sat, 18 Aug 2018 14:17:00 GMT1534800442473<![CDATA[Daoudi finds a way to shine in the shadows]]>http://www.fifa.com/u20womensworldcup/news/y=2018/m=8/news=daoudi-finds-a-way-to-shine-in-the-shadows.html<p>Daoudi finds a way to shine in the shadows</p> Sat, 18 Aug 2018 15:55:00 GMT1534800442463<![CDATA[Happy days are here again for Takarada]]>http://www.fifa.com/u20womensworldcup/news/y=2018/m=8/news=happy-day-are-here-again-for-takarada.html<p>Happy days are here again for Takarada</p> Sat, 18 Aug 2018 11:33:00 GMT1534800442485<![CDATA[Spain’s Egurrola talks tactics  ]]>http://www.fifa.com/u20womensworldcup/news/y=2018/m=8/news=spains-egurrola-talks-tactics.html<p>Spain’s Egurrola talks tactics</p> Sun, 19 Aug 2018 08:22:00 GMT1534800442419<![CDATA[Stanway: We're not putting any limits on our dreams]]>http://www.fifa.com/u20womensworldcup/news/y=2018/m=8/news=stanway-not-putting-any-limits-on-our-dreams-2991419.html<p>Evoking Led Zeppelin’s classic 1971 track, England’s Georgia Stanway has got her side climbing their own Stairway to Heaven.</p> Fri, 17 Aug 2018 20:23:00 GMT1534800442441<![CDATA[England and Japan complete semi-final line-up]]>http://www.fifa.com/u20womensworldcup/news/y=2018/m=8/news=england-and-japan-complete-semi-final-line-up.html<p>The semi-final field has been set at the FIFA U-20 Women’s World Cup France 2018 after England and Japan secured their spots in the last four with quarter-final wins in Vannes on Friday.</p> Fri, 17 Aug 2018 09:47:00 GMT1534800442418<![CDATA[Second-half goals see Japan into semis  ]]>http://www.fifa.com/u20womensworldcup/news/y=2018/m=8/news=second-half-goals-see-japan-into-semis.html<p>Three second-half goals powered Japan to a 3-1 victory over Germany in the quarter-finals of the FIFA U-20 Women’s World Cup France 2018 in Vannes on Friday evening.</p> Fri, 17 Aug 2018 12:17:00 GMT1534800442336<![CDATA[Stanway brace leads England to the last four ]]>http://www.fifa.com/u20womensworldcup/news/y=2018/m=8/news=stanway-brace-leads-england-to-the-last-four.htmlFri, 17 Aug 2018 12:20:00 GMT1534800442030<![CDATA[Weerden and Pattiwael: Friends on both flanks]]>http://www.fifa.com/u20womensworldcup/news/y=2018/m=8/news=weerden-pattiwael-friends-on-both-flanks.htmlThu, 16 Aug 2018 15:35:00 GMT1534800442219<![CDATA[All-rounder Andujar comes to Spain’s rescue]]>http://www.fifa.com/u20womensworldcup/news/y=2018/m=8/news=all-rounder-andujar-comes-to-spains-rescue-2991219.html<p>FIFA.com speaks with Candela Andujar about her debut at right-back after she helped Spain defeat Nigeria 2-1 to reach the semi-finals at the FIFA U-20 Women's World Cup for the first time in the country's history.</p> Thu, 16 Aug 2018 21:52:00 GMT1534800442217<![CDATA[France exact revenge, Spain dream on]]>http://www.fifa.com/u20womensworldcup/news/y=2018/m=8/news=france-exact-revenge-spain-dream-on.htmlThu, 16 Aug 2018 21:40:00 GMT1534800442190<![CDATA[Delabre penalty sends France through]]>http://www.fifa.com/u20womensworldcup/news/y=2018/m=8/news=delabre-penalty-sends-france-through.html<p>Amelie Delabre’s first-half penalty earned France a 1-0 victory over Korea DPR in the quarter-finals of the FIFA U-20 Women’s World Cup France 2018 on Thursday evening.</p> Thu, 16 Aug 2018 08:21:00 GMT1534800442067<![CDATA[Spain beat Nigeria to reach semis for the first time]]>http://www.fifa.com/u20womensworldcup/news/y=2018/m=8/news=spain-beat-nigeria-to-reach-semis-for-the-first-time.html<p>Spain booked their spot in the semi-finals of the FIFA U-20 Women’s World Cup France 2018 after first-half goals from Aitana Bonmati and Patri Guijarro gave them a 2-1 victory over Nigeria in the quarter-finals on Thursday.</p> Thu, 16 Aug 2018 08:16:00 GMT1534800441977<![CDATA[Experiences shape Japan captain Minami]]>http://www.fifa.com/u20womensworldcup/news/y=2018/m=8/news=experiences-shape-japan-captain-minami-2990977.html<p>Japan’s captain at France 2018 is Moeka Minami, one of the oldest and most talented members of the squad and one of the few with a world title already to her name.</p> Thu, 16 Aug 2018 10:05:00 GMT1534800441952<![CDATA[Gwinn: We need to be on our guard]]>http://www.fifa.com/u20womensworldcup/news/y=2018/m=8/news=gwinn-we-need-to-be-on-our-guard.html<p>Gwinn: We need to be on our guard</p> Thu, 16 Aug 2018 08:32:00 GMT1534800441917<![CDATA[Last-eight show moves to Vannes]]>http://www.fifa.com/u20womensworldcup/news/y=2018/m=8/news=last-eight-show-moves-to-vannes.htmlWed, 15 Aug 2018 16:34:00 GMT1534800441768<![CDATA[Goalkeeping comes naturally to Kim]]>http://www.fifa.com/u20womensworldcup/news/y=2018/m=8/news=goalkeeping-comes-naturally-to-yong-2990768.html<p>Korea DPR goalkeeper Kim Sun-Yong, the hero in the holders' 2-1 win over Brazil that saw them qualify for the quarter-finals at the FIFA U-20 Women's World Cup France 2018, speaks with FIFA.com about her footballing journey.</p> Tue, 14 Aug 2018 18:23:00 GMT1534800441893<![CDATA[Essien: Black Princesses will come back stronger]]>http://www.fifa.com/u20womensworldcup/news/y=2018/m=8/news=m-essien-itv-2990893.html<p>Michael Essien speaks to FIFA.com about Ghana's FIFA U-20 Women's World Cup campaign in France.</p> Wed, 15 Aug 2018 15:08:00 GMT1534800441834<![CDATA[Giants clash as quarter-finals begin]]>http://www.fifa.com/u20womensworldcup/news/y=2018/m=8/news=wed-15--preview-2990834.htmlWed, 15 Aug 2018 09:38:00 GMT1534800441705<![CDATA[Unwavering spirit helps Nigeria reach their goal]]>http://www.fifa.com/u20womensworldcup/news/y=2018/m=8/news=unwavering-spirit-helps-nigeria-reach-their-goal.html<p>H – Unwavering spirit helps Nigeria reach their goal</p> Mon, 13 Aug 2018 18:35:00 GMT1534800441701<![CDATA[Nigeria, Germany and Spain made to sweat, Japan cruise]]>http://www.fifa.com/u20womensworldcup/news/y=2018/m=8/news=nigeria-germany-and-spain-made-to-sweat-japan-cruise-2990701.htmlMon, 13 Aug 2018 19:16:00 GMT1534800439563<![CDATA["Dare to Shine" Player of the Match Winners]]>http://www.fifa.com/u20womensworldcup/news/y=2018/m=8/news=fu20wwc2018-awards-potm.htmlFri, 03 Aug 2018 10:04:00 GMT1534800441634<![CDATA[Late equaliser takes Nigeria through ]]>http://www.fifa.com/u20womensworldcup/news/y=2018/m=8/news=late-equaliser-takes-nigeria-through.htmlMon, 13 Aug 2018 07:35:00 GMT1534800441632<![CDATA[Perfect Germany progress, Haiti go out fighting]]>http://www.fifa.com/u20womensworldcup/news/y=2018/m=8/news=three-wins-from-three-for-germany.html<p>Germany finished the FIFA U-20 Women’s World Cup group stage with a perfect record after a 3-2 victory against Haiti at Vannes’s Stade de la Rabine.</p> Mon, 13 Aug 2018 07:37:00 GMT1534800441505<![CDATA[Trebles for Takarada and Ueki as Japan cruise through]]>http://www.fifa.com/u20womensworldcup/news/y=2018/m=8/news=trebles-for-takarada-and-ueki-as-japan-cruise-through.html<p>Saori Takarada and Riko Ueki were the hat-trick heroines as Japan qualified for the quarter-finals of the FIFA U-20 Women’s World Cup with a 6-0 victory over Paraguay in Vannes.</p> Mon, 13 Aug 2018 07:38:00 GMT1534800441507<![CDATA[Spain win group with draw as former champs USA exit]]>http://www.fifa.com/u20womensworldcup/news/y=2018/m=8/news=spain-draw-with-usa-to-win-group-c.htmlMon, 13 Aug 2018 07:39:00 GMT1534800441310<![CDATA[Belated birthday reward for hat-trick heroine Hemp]]>http://www.fifa.com/u20womensworldcup/news/y=2018/m=8/news=england-follow-up-2990310.html<p>Hemp nets belated birthday hat-trick</p> Sun, 12 Aug 2018 19:46:00 GMT1534800441300<![CDATA[European trio advance to last eight]]>http://www.fifa.com/u20womensworldcup/news/y=2018/m=8/news=european-trio-advance-2990300.html<p> Groups A and B were played out to a conclusion on Sunday with France, the Netherlands, England and Korea DPR booking their spots in the quarter-finals of the FIFA U-20 Women's World Cup France 2018.</p> Sun, 12 Aug 2018 18:26:00 GMT1534800441282<![CDATA[Ghana bow out with late win over New Zealand]]>http://www.fifa.com/u20womensworldcup/news/y=2018/m=8/news=ghana-bow-out-with-late-win-over-new-zealand.htmlSun, 12 Aug 2018 09:09:00 GMT1534800441244<![CDATA[Delabre hat-trick leads France to Group A summit]]>http://www.fifa.com/u20womensworldcup/news/y=2018/m=8/news=delabre-hat-trick-leads-france-to-group-a-summit.html<p>A first-half hat-trick from Amelie Delabre and a superb goal from Emelyne Laurent saw France defeat the Netherlands 4-0 to finish top of Group A, sealing the hosts’ place in the quarter-finals at the FIFA U-20 Women’s World Cup France 2018.</p> Sun, 12 Aug 2018 09:06:00 GMT1534800441146<![CDATA[Korea DPR edge Brazil to reach last eight]]>http://www.fifa.com/u20womensworldcup/news/y=2018/m=8/news=korea-dpr-edge-brazil-to-reach-last-eight.htmlSun, 12 Aug 2018 09:03:00 GMT1534800441143<![CDATA[England hit Mexico for six to win Group B]]>http://www.fifa.com/u20womensworldcup/news/y=2018/m=8/news=england-hit-mexico-for-six-to-win-group-b.htmlSun, 12 Aug 2018 09:01:00 GMT1534800441002<![CDATA[Howells keeping football in the family]]>http://www.fifa.com/u20womensworldcup/news/y=2018/m=8/news=howells-keeping-football-in-the-family-2990002.htmlSun, 12 Aug 2018 11:44:00 GMT1534800440937<![CDATA[The curious adventures of Peter Bonde]]>http://www.fifa.com/u20womensworldcup/news/y=2018/m=8/news=the-curious-adventures-of-peter-bonde.html<p>H - The curious adventures of Peter Bonde</p> Sat, 11 Aug 2018 15:56:00 GMT1534800440936<![CDATA[Groups C and D in for exciting finale]]>http://www.fifa.com/u20womensworldcup/news/y=2018/m=8/news=groups-c-and-d-in-for-exciting-finale.html<p>H - Groups C and D in for exciting finale</p> Sat, 11 Aug 2018 15:27:00 GMT1534800440940<![CDATA[Spain stay in the groove while sampling Breton culture]]>http://www.fifa.com/u20womensworldcup/news/y=2018/m=8/news=spain-stay-in-the-groove-while-sampling-breton-culture.html<p>Spain's players enjoyed a taste of traditional Breton dance and music, courtesy of a local folk association.</p> Sat, 11 Aug 2018 17:21:00 GMT1534800440926<![CDATA[From DJs to late-comers: Brazil's Kerolin talks team-mates]]>http://www.fifa.com/u20womensworldcup/news/y=2018/m=8/news=from-djs-to-late-comers-brazil-s-kerolin-talks-team-mates.html<p>Brazil have made the journey to Concarneau, where they play Korea DPR on Sunday in their final match in Group B at the FIFA U-20 Women’s World Cup France 2018.</p> Sat, 11 Aug 2018 09:58:00 GMT1534800440879<![CDATA[Coaches gain insight into a referee’s work]]>http://www.fifa.com/u20womensworldcup/news/y=2018/m=8/news=coaches-gain-insight-into-referees-work.html<p>FIFA Referee Instructor Fatou Gaye spoke at a FIFA Regional Women's Coaching Workshop during the FIFA U-20 Women's World Cup France 2018 to give the participants an insight into a referee's perspective and improve communication.</p> Fri, 10 Aug 2018 16:49:00 GMT1534800440905<![CDATA[Plenty on the line on final day in Groups A and B]]>http://www.fifa.com/u20womensworldcup/news/y=2018/m=8/news=plenty-on-the-line-on-final-day-in-groups-a-and-b.html<p>H – Plenty on the line on final day in Groups A and B</p> Fri, 10 Aug 2018 14:54:00 GMT1534800440872<![CDATA[Owusu-Ansah and Ghana not giving up the fight ]]>http://www.fifa.com/u20womensworldcup/news/y=2018/m=8/news=sandra-owusu-ansah-gha-2989872.html<p>Out of France 2018 already, Ghana are hoping to salvage some pride in their final Group A match against New Zealand, as Sandra Owusu-Ansah explains.</p> Fri, 10 Aug 2018 14:25:00 GMT1534800440603<![CDATA[Resilient Koreans still have eyes on the prize]]>http://www.fifa.com/u20womensworldcup/news/y=2018/m=8/news=resilient-koreans-still-have-eyes-on-the-prize.html<p>H – Resilient Koreans still have eyes on the prize</p> Thu, 09 Aug 2018 12:17:00 GMT1534800440781<![CDATA[Chiamaka Nnadozie, Nigeria's saviour]]>http://www.fifa.com/u20womensworldcup/news/y=2018/m=8/news=chiamaka-nnadozie-nigeria-saviour-2989781.html<p>FIFA.com speaks with Nigeria's &quot;Dare to Shine&quot; Player of the Match in their 1-0 victory over Haiti, goalkeeper Chiamaka Nnadozie.</p> Thu, 09 Aug 2018 20:20:00 GMT1534800440814<![CDATA[Germany advance, USA fill the net]]>http://www.fifa.com/u20womensworldcup/news/y=2018/m=8/news=germany-advance-usa-fill-the-net.html<p>Germany are the second team to advance to the quarter-finals of the FIFA U-20 Women’s World Cup France 2018 after earning a second win in Group D on Thursday.</p> Thu, 09 Aug 2018 14:43:00 GMT