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  •   Groundwork paying dividends for Qatar 2 days ago - FIFA
    Felix Sanchez discusses the success of his Qatar side, champions of the recent AFC Asian U-19 Championship in Myanmar. ​FIFA.com ​caught up with the Spaniard, who is eagerly anticipating the FIFA U-20 World Cup in New Zealand. 
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  •   Hard-won success for New Zealand as gap closes 2 days ago - FIFA
    New Zealand were pushed all the way before qualifying for a fifth successive FIFA U-17 World Cup, though the tournament was overshadowed by the death of one of the Fiji players in the aftermath.
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  •   Hard-won success for New Zealand as gap closes 2 days ago - FIFA
    New Zealand were pushed all the way before qualifying for a fifth successive FIFA U-17 World Cup, though the tournament was overshadowed by the death of one of the Fiji players in the aftermath.
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  •   Kiwis book ticket to Chile 4 days ago - FIFA
    New Zealand are the latest qualifier for the FIFA U-17 World Cup in Chile but only after surviving a tense penalty shoot-out win over Tahiti in the Oceania final.
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  •   Kiwis book ticket to Chile 4 days ago - FIFA
    New Zealand are the latest qualifier for the FIFA U-17 World Cup in Chile but only after surviving a tense penalty shoot-out win over Tahiti in the Oceania final.
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  •   Mighty Mexico lead New Zealand-bound CONCACAF quartet 5 days ago - FIFA
    Mexico won their third consecutive CONCACAF U-20 Championship title, besting Panama 4-2 on penalties after playing to a 1-1 draw, and the two teams will be joined by Honduras and USA at the FIFA U-20 World Cup New Zealand 2015.
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  •   USA secure final CONCACAF ticket 6 days ago - FIFA
    USA became the fourth and last CONCACAF team to qualify for the FIFA U-20 World Cup New Zealand 2015 when they defeated El Salvador 2-0 at the CONCACAF U-20 Championship play-offs. 
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  •   Honduras seal place in New Zealand 6 days ago - FIFA
    Honduras joined Mexico and Panama as the third qualified CONCACAF nation for the FIFA U-20 World Cup New Zealand 2015.
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  •   Panama joy as New Zealand ticket secured 1 week ago - FIFA
    Panama are the second CONCACAF team to win through to the FIFA U-20 World Cup in New Zealand following in the footsteps of Mexico.
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  •   Mexico books passage to New Zealand 1 week ago - FIFA
    Mexico are the first of four CONCACAF teams to win through to the FIFA U-20 World Cup New Zealand 2015.
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  •   South Americans take aim for New Zealand 2015 2 weeks ago - FIFA
    The South American U-20 Championships begin in Uruguay on Wednesday with two great incentives: a place at New Zealand 2015 and a spot at next year's Olympics.
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  •   South Americans take aim for New Zealand 2015 2 weeks ago - FIFA
    The South American U-20 Championships begin in Uruguay on Wednesday with two great incentives: a place at New Zealand 2015 and a spot at next year's Olympics.
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  •   CONCACAF contenders' sights on New Zealand 3 weeks ago - FIFA
    FIFA.com previews the battle regional supremacy at the CONCACAF U-20 Championship in Jamaica, with four precious spots at the FIFA U-20 World Cup New Zealand 2015 up for grabs.
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  •   Allardyce: Reid to leave West Ham 3 weeks ago - Sky Sports
    Sam Allardyce has confirmed that New Zealand centre-half Winston Reid will almost certainly leave West Ham when his contract expires at the end of the season.
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  •   Awesome Auckland breaking new ground 6 weeks ago - FIFA
    We take a closer look at the groundbreaking Auckland City side, who have reached the semi-finals of the FIFA Club World Cup, with the part-timers from New Zealand set to face off against South America's champions San Lorenzo.
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  •   Tavano: I identify with Cesc 7 weeks ago - FIFA
    Ahead of Auckland City's quarter-final against ES Setif, forward Fabrizio Tavano spoke with FIFA.com about his admiration for Chelsea and Spain star Cesc Fabregas and his move to New Zealand at the age of 12. 
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  •   New Zealand's Prime Minister meets U-20 trophy at Christmas Truce commemoration 7 weeks ago - FIFA
    The New Zealand Prime Minister John Key and Governor-General Sir Jerry Mataparae were among the special guests at a football event in Wellington this week set up to commemorate the Christmas Truce of 1914.
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  •   PSG avoid slip-up, Pride crowned champions again 7 weeks ago - FIFA
    We round up the week's action in the world of women's club football, where Paris Saint-Germain hung on for victory, Mainland Pride secured back-to-back titles in New Zealand and Sao Jose triumph on tour in Japan.
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  •   Payne looking for dual goals in Morocco 8 weeks ago - FIFA
    After being released by Blackburn Rovers, New Zealand international Tim Payne is intent on making a point and helping Auckland City FC 'achieve something special' at the FIFA Club World Cup as well as impressing on the world stage.
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  •   New Zealand 2015 Mascot fires up crowds in Auckland and Wellington 8 weeks ago - FIFA
    The Official Mascot for the FIFA U-20 World Cup New Zealand 2015 was launched today at Auckland’s Santa Parade – marking six months until the biggest celebration of global football hits New Zealand.
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  •   FIFA U-20 World Cup 2015 Mascot to make debut this weekend 9 weeks ago - FIFA
    The Official Mascot for the FIFA U-20 World Cup 2015 New Zealand is to be unveiled at Auckland’s Santa Parade on Sunday 30 November.
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  •   Lindsay aiming high in Morocco 9 weeks ago - FIFA
    Auckland City FC midfielder Cameron Lindsay is setting his sights on regaining a professional contract and the former New Zealand youth international is hoping Morocco 2014 will be the perfect springboard.
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  •   Auckland City on track for Morocco with local success 9 weeks ago - FIFA
    Auckland City FC’s preparations for the FIFA Club World Cup Morocco 2014 remain very much on track after the New Zealanders won the inaugural OFC President’s Cup on home turf.
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  •   Auckland aim to make most of maiden OFC President's Cup 10 weeks ago - FIFA
    The maiden OFC President's Cup takes place this week in New Zealand with the six-team invitational tournament providing invaluable preparation for Auckland City ahead of Morocco 2014.
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  •   Hudson: I want to create a new identity for New Zealand 11 weeks ago - FIFA
    Five years to the day since New Zealand famously qualified for South Africa 2010, FIFA.com speaks with new All Whites coach Anthony Hudson who says he has plans to rapidly evolve the nation’s football culture and achieve success at Russia 2018.
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  •   Giants stumble as Qatar, Myanmar make history 14 weeks ago - FIFA
    FIFA.com reviews Asian qualifying for New Zealand 2015 with shocks aplenty led by Qatar and Myanmar securing passage to the world stage.
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  •   Big Sam admits Reid concerns 15 weeks ago - Sky Sports
    Sam Allardyce has admitted Winston Reid's contract situation is a concern for everyone at West Ham as the New Zealand defender has yet to extend his deal.
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  •   Asian aspirants eye world stage 16 weeks ago - FIFA
    Sixteen Asian nations will enter this week’s continental championship in Myanmar with a common goal - collecting one of four berths on offer to New Zealand 2015.
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  •   VIDEO: Blatter explains video challenges 20 weeks ago - BBC
    Fifa president Sepp Blatter wants to trial a video challenge system for refereeing decisions, potentially as soon as next year's under-20 World Cup in New Zealand.
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  •   Nigeria's super Sunday 23 weeks ago - FIFA
    Following her quick-fire double against New Zealand to book a semi-final showdown with Korea DPR, FIFA.com spoke to Uchechi Sunday about her achievement.
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  •   Nigeria ease through, France progress on pens 23 weeks ago - FIFA
    Nigeria and France overcame New Zealand and Korea Republic respectively to book the last two places in the semi-finals of Canada 2014.
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  •   Oshoala, Sunday send Nigeria into semis 23 weeks ago - FIFA
    Nigeria’s Asisat Oshoala and Ucheche Sunday both scored twice to send the Super Falconets into the FIFA U-20 Women's World Cup Canada 2014 semi-finals at the expense of New Zealand with a 4-1 win in wet conditions in Moncton.
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  •   Kiwi Lee aiming for the top 24 weeks ago - FIFA
    Although she shares her name with a South Korean singing sensation, it's on the football field and not the stage where New Zealand starlet is hoping to hit the high notes.
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  •   France reign supreme, Korea Republic progress 24 weeks ago - FIFA
    In the final round of group matches at Canada 2014, France won 3-0 against Paraguay to top Group D, while New Zealand, Nigeria and Korea Republic joined them in the knockout stages.
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  •   New Zealand usurp Ticas to advance 24 weeks ago - FIFA
    New Zealand booked their first ever ticket to the knockout stages of the FIFA U-20 Women's World Cup by defeating Costa Rica 3-0 thanks to goals from Steph Skilton, Megan Lee and Tayla O'Brien.
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  •   Dream homecoming for Canada's Fletcher 24 weeks ago - FIFA
    Emma Fletcher, who represented New Zealand at the FIFA U-17 Women's World Cup in 2012, speaks to FIFA.com about how she has come to be helping Canada reach the quarter-finals of the U-20 event.
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  •   Hudson's New Zealand dream 24 weeks ago - Sky Sports
    Anthony Hudson is determined to create a lasting legacy with New Zealand after being named the national team's new manager.
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  •   France hit four, Falconets early flourish 24 weeks ago - FIFA
    In the second round of Group D fixtures France coasted to victory over New Zealand and are odds-on to reach the last eight, with fast-starting Nigeria posting a first victory in Group C.
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  •   France to the four against New Zealand 24 weeks ago - FIFA
    France have taken a giant stride towards the quarter-finals of the FIFA U-20 Women's World Cup with a resounding 4-0 win over New Zealand in Montreal's Olympic Stadium.
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  •   Ferns duo out to rewrite records 25 weeks ago - FIFA
    FIFA.com hears from Katie Bowen and Steph Skilton, two players who are keen to change perceptions of New Zealand and make a bit of FIFA U-20 Women's World Cup history in the process. 
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  •   Mature Kiwis stun Paraguay 25 weeks ago - FIFA
    A disciplined, clinical display from New Zealand has yielded an impressive 2-0 win over Paraguay in Montreal and boosted the Kiwis' hopes of advancing to the knockout stage for the first time.
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  •   Hudson takes over as Kiwi manager 25 weeks ago - BBC
    Former Newport County boss Anthony Hudson is appointed New Zealand manager on a contract until 2018.
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  •   Hudson named new All Whites coach 25 weeks ago - FIFA
    New Zealand have named former Bahrain coach Anthony Hudson to lead through the 2018 FIFA World Cup campaign.
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  •   West Ham lose but Newcastle and Palace win 27 weeks ago - BBC
    West Ham slip to their second defeat on their tour of New Zealand but there are wins for Newcastle and Crystal Palace.
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  •   Newcastle see off Phoenix 27 weeks ago - Sky Sports
    Newcastle ended their pre-season tour of New Zealand with a hard-fought 1-0 victory over Wellington Phoenix.
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  •   West Ham lose again on tour 27 weeks ago - Sky Sports
    West Ham suffered a second defeat on their tour of New Zealand as they were beaten 3-1 by Sydney FC.
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  •   Hungary, Serbia reach New Zealand 2015 27 weeks ago - FIFA
    Hungary and Serbia have filled Europe's final two qualifying spots for the FIFA U-20 World Cup New Zealand 2015 on Friday after Portugal, Austria, Germany and Ukraine secured their passage earlier in the week.
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  •   Carroll ruled out of pre-season tour 27 weeks ago - BBC
    West Ham striker Andy Carroll will miss the club's tour of New Zealand after suffering a sore left ankle.
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  •   Austria qualified for New Zealand 2015 27 weeks ago - FIFA
    With a 3-0 victory over Israel in the UEFA European U-19 Championship Hungary, Austria qualified as the first European team for the FIFA U-20 World Cup New Zealand 2015.
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  •   Hammers Kiwi tour 'fantastic' 28 weeks ago - Sky Sports
    West Ham United are relishing their Football United Tour of New Zealand, says manager Sam Allardyce.
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