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Atletico Madrid defender Diego Godin has admired Juventus' defensive excellence ahead of their showdown, while Diego Simeone has also praised the Italian champions.
Posted: September 30, 2014, 6:08 am
Juan Zuniga and Jorginho will miss Napoli's game away to Slovan Bratislava in the UEFA Europa League after sustaining muscular injuries.
Posted: September 30, 2014, 6:01 am
David Luiz has revealed he almost moved to Barcelona before joining Paris Saint-Germain and discussed his side's poor start to 2014/15.
Posted: September 30, 2014, 5:06 am
The top technicians of African football are gathering today in Cairo for a two-day conference to analyse the 2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil™.
Posted: September 30, 2014, 3:10 am
Ahead of Athletic Bilbao's match against BATE Borisov in the UEFA Champions League, FIFA.com chats to Ibai Gomez about his remarkable rise and his commitment to his first club.
Posted: September 30, 2014, 2:46 am
Franco Foda has succeeded Darko Milanic at the reins of struggling Sturm Graz.
Posted: September 30, 2014, 1:55 am
FIFA.com reviews women’s club news from around the globe highlighted by another league title for Rosengard’s all-star side, while there is also the latest from Australia, France and Germany.
Posted: September 30, 2014, 12:22 am
Paris Saint-Germain's showdown with Barcelona will share top billing with Roma's trip to Manchester City as the UEFA Champions League resumes on Tuesday with the start of the second serving of group games.
Posted: September 29, 2014, 10:09 pm
Newell's Old Boys missed out on the chance to go second as they tumbled to a 3-0 defeat at home to Banfield, while Arsenal won by the same scoreline at the expense of Godoy Cruz.
Posted: September 29, 2014, 8:02 pm
Wednesday's eight UEFA Champions League ties previewed highlighted by Atletico Madrid hosting Serie A leaders Juventus, while Arsenal host Galatasaray.
Posted: September 29, 2014, 5:03 pm
Robin van Persie says Manchester United's new-look attacking force should instil fear into their rivals and that new manager Louis van Gaal has added a new level of intensity.
Posted: September 29, 2014, 5:02 pm
Brazil won the Women's Copa America for the sixth time to qualify for Canada 2015, while Colombia joined them after finishing runners-up and Ecuador kept their qualification hopes alive by taking third place. FIFA.com reviews the tournament.
Posted: September 29, 2014, 3:51 pm

Stoke City edged Newcastle United 1-0 at the Britannia Stadium to take them from 17th up to 11th in the English Premier League, while Newcastle stay second-bottom without a league victory. 

Posted: September 29, 2014, 3:10 pm

Veteran striker Antonio Di Natale scored a double in a 4-2 win for Udinese over ten-man Parma to take the club to third place in Serie A, while Lazio routed Palermo 4-0 on the road thanks to a Filip Djordjevic hat-trick.

Posted: September 29, 2014, 2:11 pm
Football has been played in Germany for what seems like centuries, but as FIFA.com discovered, that could not be further from the truth.
Posted: September 29, 2014, 1:40 pm

Paris Saint-Germain will be without star Zlatan Ibrahimovic for their UEFA Champions League clash with Barcelona at the Parc des Princes due to a nagging heel problem.

Posted: September 29, 2014, 10:09 am

Didier Drogba did not travel with Chelsea for their UEFA Champions League Group G clash at Sporting Lisbon, while Diego Costa will look to continue his scoring streak. 

Posted: September 29, 2014, 9:39 am
James Pallotta has discussed Roma's forthcoming test against Manchester City, expressed their goal is to win the UEFA Champions League and insisted Serie A can return to being the world's best league.
Posted: September 29, 2014, 8:54 am
Philippe Troussier has quit CS Sfaxien and Ruud Krol has taken over Al Ahly Tripoli in high-profile African club coaching moves.
Posted: September 29, 2014, 7:28 am
Every Monday, FIFA.com delivers you a football-related photo you won’t be able to resist paying a second glance to. This week’s shows footballers indulging in a beloved pastime.
Posted: September 29, 2014, 7:19 am
Former Manchester City manager Roberto Mancini has said that Roma can cause Manchester City problems if they counter-attack effectively in the team's UEFA Champions League meeting.
Posted: September 29, 2014, 4:49 am
Silvio Piola scored with impressive regularity for Lazio and helped Italy win the FIFA World Cup. FIFA.com recalls the former striker's career 101 years after his birth.
Posted: September 29, 2014, 2:51 am
Inter Milan head coach Walter Mazzarri had apologised to the club's fans and admitted that he made some key mistakes that contributed to a 4-1 defeat to Cagliari.
Posted: September 29, 2014, 2:17 am
FIFA.com speaks one-on-one with Mexico coach Miguel Herrera about Brazil 2014, his famed sideline passion, the future for El Tri and much more.
Posted: September 29, 2014, 1:03 am
A late comeback saw Chiapas snatch a 2-2 draw at Unam Pumas, while strugglers Guadalajara and Puebla played out a goalless draw.
Posted: September 29, 2014, 12:32 am
Internacional moved to within six points of leaders Cruzeiro after a 4-2 win over Cortiba, while Fluminense picked up a surprise 3-1 win at third placed Sao Paulo.
Posted: September 29, 2014, 12:24 am
River Plate's unbeaten start in the Apertura continued after a 1-1 draw at third-placed Lanus, while Racing Club are up to fifth after an emphatic 4-1 win at Belgrano Cordoba.
Posted: September 28, 2014, 11:21 pm
September was an extremely busy month in women’s football, with not only Canada 2015 qualifiers on the agenda but also several exciting Live Your Goals events.
Posted: September 28, 2014, 11:09 pm
LA Galaxy moved top of the Western Conference on goal difference above Seattle Sounders after overpowering New York Red Bulls, while Columbus Crew cemented their place in the play-off with a win over Montreal Impact.
Posted: September 28, 2014, 11:06 pm
FIFA.com previews this week’s AFC Champions League semi-final action where Al Hilal has one foot in the decider, while Western Sydney Wanderers boast a narrow advantage over FC Seoul.
Posted: September 28, 2014, 10:09 pm
ES Setif of Algeria stunned TP Mazembe on away goals after a 3-2 loss over the weekend, which leaves the North Africans up against Congo DR side AS Vita club in the final of Africa's biggest club competition.
Posted: September 28, 2014, 7:13 pm
Manchester City will look to bounce back from an opening defeat at Bayern Munich when they host Roma in the UEFA Champions League on Tuesday, as Jose Mourinho's Chelsea go to Lisbon.
Posted: September 28, 2014, 5:05 pm
Wayne Rooney admitted he deserved to be sent-off in Manchester United's 2-1 win over West Ham as his sixth career red card again put his temperament under the spotlight.
Posted: September 28, 2014, 4:50 pm

Marseille retained their two-point lead over Bordeaux at the top of Ligue 1 after both sides recorded 2-1 wins, while Nantes drew 1-1 at home to Lyon. 

Posted: September 28, 2014, 3:49 pm

Valencia's stint at the top of the La Liga table proved to be short-lived after they were held 1-1 by Real Sociedad, while Deportivo La Coruna's nightmare week continued at home to Almeria. 

Posted: September 28, 2014, 3:14 pm

Cagliari won their first match of the Serie A season in impressive fashion with a 4-1 triumph at ten-man Inter Milan, while Sampdoria won the Genoa derby. 

Posted: September 28, 2014, 2:52 pm

Dinamo Moscow threw away a two-goal lead as they had to settle for a 2-2 draw at home to Kuban Krasnodar in the Russian Premier League, while Terek Grozny beat ten-man Rostov 2-1 at home. 

Posted: September 28, 2014, 1:24 pm

Hamburg's woeful start to the Bundesliga season continued as substitute Lucas Piazon's last-minute strike propelled Eintracht Frankfurt to a 2-1 victory, while Augsburg edged Hertha Berlin 1-0 at home. 

Posted: September 28, 2014, 11:52 am

Colombia became the second South American side to qualify for the FIFA Women's World Cup Canada 2015 thanks to Ecuador's 3-2 win over Argentina in the Copa America Femenina. 

Posted: September 28, 2014, 11:49 am

Algerian side Entente Setif reached the CAF Champions League final for the first time since 1988 by defeating Congolese side TP Mazembe 4-4 on aggregate in the semi-finals. 

Posted: September 28, 2014, 10:20 am

West Bromwich Albion built on their positive form with a 4-0 victory at home to Burnley to send the promoted club to the foot of the English Premier League table. 

Posted: September 28, 2014, 9:59 am

Experienced French coach Philippe Troussier quit as CS Sfaxien coach following the Tunisian club's defeat in the CAF Champions League.

Posted: September 28, 2014, 9:20 am

Atletico Madrid's Raul Jimenez was not surprised by his side's thumping 4-0 win over Sevilla, and has spoken of how the tight-knit title-winning group has accepted him into the squad.

Posted: September 28, 2014, 5:03 am

Korea Republic captain Jang Hyunsoo converted a penalty two minutes from time to beat arch-rivals Japan and secure a place in the Asian Games semi-finals, where they will meet Thailand who saw off Jordan to reach the final four.

Posted: September 28, 2014, 3:47 am

In our regular Sunday feature, we preview the week's footballing birthdays with several Brazil 2014 stars, including a FIFA World Cup™ winner, all celebrating this week.

Posted: September 28, 2014, 2:55 am

Portland Timbers captain Will Johnson suffered a leg break in the first minute of his team's 3-2 home defeat to Toronto FC, while Seattle Sounders stormed to a 4-2 victory against Chivas USA.

Posted: September 28, 2014, 1:11 am

Arsene Wenger has said his Arsenal side are in the middle of an injury crisis ahead of their UEFA Champions League group game with Galatasaray and the meeting with English Premier League leaders Chelsea soon after.

Posted: September 27, 2014, 4:35 pm

Brendan Rodgers said Liverpool were returning to their best form following a 1-1 draw with Everton in the Merseyside derby, and said they deserved a victory in a match which saw the Toffees equalise in stoppage time.

Posted: September 27, 2014, 4:30 pm

Ajax moved level on points with Eredivisie leaders PSV Eindhoven with a 5-2 win over NAC Breda on a wildly high-scoring day in the Netherlands.

Posted: September 27, 2014, 4:23 pm

Lionel Messi scored his 400th career goal and Neymar hit a hat-trick in Barcelona's 6-0 rout over Granada, while Atletico madrid won convincingly 4-0 at home to Sevilla. 

Posted: September 27, 2014, 4:19 pm

Leaders Juventus and Roma remained perfect in Serie A with wins over Atalanta and Hellas Verona respectively. 

Posted: September 27, 2014, 2:05 pm



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