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  •   Hyndman, America’s new great hope 11 hours ago - FIFA
    USA captain and Fulham star Emerson Hyndman talks to FIFA.com about his first senior cap, life at Craven Cottage and his high hopes for the States at the U-20 World Cup in New Zealand.
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  •   Podstawski driving Portugal forward 23 hours ago - FIFA
    The Portugal captain with a Polish name, Tomas Podstawski is certainly a polished individual and he's hoping to add a touch of class to help his team reach their potential in New Zealand.
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  •   Pereiro: Recoba liked my tattoo of him 2 days ago - FIFA
    Nacional starlet Gaston Pereiro speaks to FIFA.com about being compared to Robin van Persie and Socrates, his idolisation of Alvaro Recoba and Uruguay's hopes at New Zealand 2015.
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  •   Squads announced for New Zealand 2015 4 days ago - FIFA
    The 504 players heading to New Zealand for the FIFA U-20 World Cup can now be revealed, with plenty stars-in-the-making among them.
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  •   Traditional welcome greets first official team arrival 5 days ago - FIFA
    Ukraine today became the first team to arrive at their FIFA U-20 World Cup New Zealand 2015 venue, and they were greeted not only with a taste of home, but by a traditional Kiwi welcome.
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  •   Diarra banking on previous experience 6 days ago - FIFA
    Fanyeri Diarra is making a welcome return to New Zealand, this time as coach of Mali's U-20 side and is hoping that his charges make the most of the long journey.
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  •   New Zealand 2015 marks two weeks to go with royal kick-about 1 week ago - FIFA
    HRH Prince Harry helped mark the final countdown to the FIFA U-20 World Cup New Zealand 2015 today taking part in a mini football event at The Cloud in Auckland.
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  •   New Zealand 2015 marks two weeks to go with royal kick-about 1 week ago - FIFA
    HRH Prince Harry helped mark the final countdown to the FIFA U-20 World Cup New Zealand 2015 today taking part in a mini football event at The Cloud in Auckland.
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  •   Diaz: Panama can achieve big things 1 week ago - FIFA
    Panama striker Ismael Diaz, scorer of the goal that took his side to New Zealand 2015, speaks about his style of play and ambitions for the Canalero against the world's best.
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  •   Bazeley names hosts' squad, eyes history 1 week ago - FIFA
    New Zealand coach Darren Bazeley has named six overseas-based players in his 21-man squad for the upcoming FIFA U-20 World Cup.
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  •   Kiwis name experienced squad for Canada charge 1 week ago - FIFA
    New Zealand will have no shortage of experience when they tackle the world at Canada 2015 after coach Tony Readings named a strong squad.
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  •   ‘Fever Pitch’ fan hubs ready for the FIFA U-20 World Cup 1 week ago - FIFA
    New Zealand 2015's Local Organising Committee is working with Host Cities across the country to guarantee a fan experience to match what’s happening on the pitch, with a fan hub known as ‘Fever Pitch’ the latest initiative.
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  •   Lucumi on a mission for Cali and Colombia 2 weeks ago - FIFA
    Colombia’s top scorer in the qualifiers for New Zealand 2015, talented forward Jeison Lucumi spoke to FIFA.com about his fledgling career and his hopes and dreams for the future.
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  •   Austria's Lovric following in his idols' footsteps 2 weeks ago - FIFA
    Francesco Lovric is hoping that the memories of Austria's run to the semi-finals eight years ago will help to inspire his team-mates at the FIFA U-20 World Cup in New Zealand.
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  •   Volunteer uniforms and legacy plan unveiled for FIFA U-20 World Cup 3 weeks ago - FIFA
    Today marks a major milestone for the FIFA U-20 Football World Cup New Zealand 2015, with the launch of the volunteer uniform and details of the legacy benefits the tournament have brought to New Zealand.
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  •   New Zealand U-20 stars flying high 3 weeks ago - FIFA
    Celebrating one month to go until the start of the FIFA U-20 World Cup New Zealand 2015 on 30 May, two members of the New Zealand U-20 squad, Declan Wynne and Clayton Lewis, squared off in a keepie-uppie challenge on the sky deck of Auckland's Sky Tower.
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  •   Leverage and Legacy: Top 10 stories from the Local Organising Committee 3 weeks ago - FIFA
    A look at the benefits and long-term legacy of the FIFA U-20 World Cup in New Zealand.
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  •   Kiwi legends relishing U-20 showpiece 3 weeks ago - FIFA
    The New Zealand 2015 ambassadors, including Wynton Rufer and Ivan Vicelich, speak about their hopes and expectations for the FIFA U-20 World Cup, which kicks off a month today.
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  •   Aboagye: We can take the next step 4 weeks ago - FIFA
    Two years after Ghana finished third at the FIFA U-20 World Cup, Clifford Aboagye - the adidas Bronze Ball winner at Turkey 2013 - says he and the Black Satellites are poised to do even better in New Zealand.
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  •   Sky Sport to screen all matches live in New Zealand 4 weeks ago - FIFA
    The world’s future football superstars are coming to New Zealand to showcase their sublime skills and SKY Sport will be there to capture every moment of the FIFA U-20 World Cup New Zealand 2015.
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  •   Fans at New Zealand 2015 set to enjoy signature dish 4 weeks ago - FIFA
    The FIFA U-20 World Cup New Zealand 2015, which commences in a little over a month, has unveiled a 'football sub' as its signature dish.
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  •   New Zealand 2015 passes 100,000 in ticket sales 4 weeks ago - FIFA
    With just over a month to go until kick off in the world’s second biggest men’s football event, the organisers of the FIFA U-20 World Cup have ticked off another major milestone, with 100,000 tickets sold.
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  •   Fiji aim to maximise Kiwi links 4 weeks ago - FIFA
    Ahead of the upcoming FIFA U-20 World Cup, FIFA.com takes a look at Fiji’s football relationship with New Zealand, a bond further strengthened thanks to the meteoric rise of Oceania poster-boy Roy Krishna.
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  •   Invite a friend and win every day 5 weeks ago - FIFA
    The Local Organising Committee of the FIFA U-20 World Cup 2015 has launched an exciting new promotion to encourage friends, club mates and families to get their groups together for the greatest celebration of global football ever seen in New Zealand.
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  •   Four is the magic number for Rochez 5 weeks ago - FIFA
    Currently readying himself for national duty at New Zealand 2015, Honduras's goal-getting striker Bryan Rochez, who insists on wearing the No4 shirt, sat down with FIFA.com for an exclusive interview.
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  •   Zeise's Myanmar playing their way into fans’ hearts 6 weeks ago - FIFA
    Led by the little-known German Gerd Zeise, Myanmar caused a sensation by qualifying for the FIFA U-20 World Cup. Their coach tells FIFA.com about the country's football development and his hopes for New Zealand 2015.
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  •   Davids: Hosts feel the pressure 7 weeks ago - FIFA
    Edgar Davids visited Qatar to take a look at the country’s youth development setup at Aspire Academy, and discussed Qatar featuring at the FIFA U-20 World Cup New Zealand 2015 and the country hosting the 2022 FIFA World Cup.
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  •   Mammana out to do parents proud 7 weeks ago - FIFA
    Talented centre-half Emmanuel Mammana is aiming to pay tribute to his late parents when he steps out with Argentina at the FIFA U-20 World Cup New Zealand 2015.
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  •   Win a trip to the New Zealand 2015 final 7 weeks ago - FIFA
    The FIFA U-20 Local Organising Committee has launched a competition for ticketholders to win an exclusive trip to Auckland to see the final.
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  •   Win a trip to the New Zealand 2015 final 7 weeks ago - FIFA
    The FIFA U-20 Local Organising Committee has launched a competition for ticketholders to win an exclusive trip to Auckland to see the final.
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  •   X Factor judge Stan Walker announced as New Zealand 2015 ambassador 7 weeks ago - FIFA
    Triple Platinum selling recording artist and X Factor New Zealand judge Stan Walker has been announced as an ambassador for the FIFA U-20 World Cup New Zealand 2015 during a surprise visit to a South Auckland school today.
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  •   X Factor judge Stan Walker announced as New Zealand 2015 ambassador 7 weeks ago - FIFA
    Triple Platinum selling recording artist and X Factor New Zealand judge Stan Walker has been announced as an ambassador for the FIFA U-20 World Cup New Zealand 2015 during a surprise visit to a South Auckland school today.
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  •   Cricket kick-about spurs Kiwi keeper 7 weeks ago - FIFA
    Oli Sail, New Zealand's U-20 keeper, took part in a training session with the nation's Cricket World Cup heroes. He told FIFA.com why the Black Caps' success can inspire him and his team-mates.
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  •   Reid: The World Cup changed my life 8 weeks ago - FIFA
    West Ham United and New Zealand star Winston Reid speaks about his country's hosting of the FIFA U-20 World Cup and his road to Premier League stardom and national team captaincy.
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  •   FIFA U-20 World Cup marks two months to go 8 weeks ago - FIFA
    There are just two months to go until the FIFA U-20 World Cup New Zealand 2015 and today the national campaign has kicked off in earnest, with a series of events and promotional activities taking place.
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  •   Countdown to NZ hosting FIFA U-20 World Cup 8 weeks ago - FIFA
    Following a hugely successful ICC Cricket World Cup, New Zealand's Sport and Recreation Minister Jonathan Coleman says the countdown is now on for football’s FIFA U-20 World Cup.
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  •   FIFA U-20 World Cup marks two months to go 8 weeks ago - FIFA
    There are just two months to go until the FIFA U-20 World Cup New Zealand 2015 and today the national campaign has kicked off in earnest, with a series of events and promotional activities taking place.
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  •   Kalmar looking for Iniesta inspiration 8 weeks ago - FIFA
    Hungary's Zsolt Kalmar speaks exclusively to FIFA.com about his role model Andres Iniesta, his own development with RB Leipzig and his hopes for the upcoming FIFA U-20 World Cup in New Zealand.
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  •   Injured Reid misses NZ trip 8 weeks ago - Sky Sports
    New Zealand coach Anthony Hudson has confirmed West Ham defender Winston Reid is not fit to make the trip to face South Africa in Seoul.
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  •   Referee and assistant referees selected 8 weeks ago - FIFA
    FIFA has announced the referees and the assistant referees who will officiate at the upcoming FIFA U-20 World Cup New Zealand 2015.
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  •   Referee and assistant referees selected 8 weeks ago - FIFA
    FIFA has announced the referees and the assistant referees who will officiate at the upcoming FIFA U-20 World Cup New Zealand 2015.
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  •   Khaydarov: Uzbek youngsters can spring a surprise 8 weeks ago - FIFA
    FIFA.com speaks with Uzbekistan coach Ravshan Khaydarov about their hopes at New Zealand 2015 following years of significant development at youth level in the Central Asian nation.
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  •   Calling all junior footballers, your chance of a lifetime is just weeks away 9 weeks ago - FIFA
    The Local Organising Committee (LOC) for the 2015 FIFA U-20 World Cup is looking for junior footballers, up to 17 years of age, to play their part in the greatest celebration of global football ever to hit New Zealand.
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  •   Calling all junior footballers, your chance of a lifetime is just weeks away 9 weeks ago - FIFA
    The Local Organising Committee (LOC) for the 2015 FIFA U-20 World Cup is looking for junior footballers, up to 17 years of age, to play their part in the greatest celebration of global football ever to hit New Zealand.
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  •   Senegal seal final African spot at New Zealand 2015 10 weeks ago - FIFA
    Senegal secured the final African spot at the FIFA U-20 World Cup New Zealand 2015 in dramatic fashion, beating Congo 4-3 in stoppage time to seal a place in the semi-finals of the CAF U-20 Championship.
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  •   Gonzalez and Diaz: El Tri's U-20 rocks 10 weeks ago - FIFA
    Mexico defender Rodrigo Gonzalez and forward Alejandro Diaz, star players in the team's successful qualifying campaign for New Zealand 2015, speak to FIFA.com about their ambitions.
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  •   Ghana, Mali book Kiwi adventures 10 weeks ago - FIFA
    Ghana and Mali booked their places at New Zealand 2015 with wins against Zambia and South Africa respectively in CAF U-20 Championship group play. 
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  •   Kiwi junior footballers offered chance to fly the official flag for their club 10 weeks ago - FIFA
    The FIFA U-20 World Cup Local Organising Committee is offering football clubs the opportunity for their members to be flag bearers at New Zealand 2015.
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  •   Kiwi junior footballers offered chance to fly the official flag for their club 10 weeks ago - FIFA
    The FIFA U-20 World Cup Local Organising Committee is offering football clubs the opportunity for their members to be flag bearers at New Zealand 2015.
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  •   Flying Eagles soar past Congo, secure spot in New Zealand 10 weeks ago - FIFA
    Nigeria became the first African side to secure a spot at the FIFA U-20 World Cup New Zealand 2015 after beating Congo 4-1 to ensure at least a second place finish in Group A at the CAF African U-20 championship in Senegal.
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