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FIFA Announce New World Rankings

FIFA Announce New World Rankings

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By Kurt Buckerfield - Jul 06, 2017 10:28 AM @KurtLaduma

FIFA Confederations Cup winners Germany have moved above Neymar's Brazil in the latest FIFA rankings, with Lionel Messi's Argentina also dropping a place.

Tired of reading? Click through the gallery above to see the 10 highest ranked FIFA nations.

FIFA announced their latest rankings on Thursday, with Joachim Low's Germany claiming the top spot from the Brazilians.

With the Selecao in second, Argentina are now third, while Cristiano Ronaldo's Portugal occupy fourth spot in the latest standings.

Switzerland moved up four places to fifth, above Poland, whose ranking of sixth is their highest ever.

Chile and Colombia follow the Poles, while France and Belgium complete the top 10 in the most recent standings.

Egypt remain Africa's highest representatives in the rankings in the 24th spot, while Bafana Bafana are now ranked in 64th place.

Which nation do you think are the favourites to win the 2018 FIFA World Cup? Have your say in the comments section below.


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Mina d dog Joined: 26 Apr 2017
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Mina d dog Jul 09, 2017 06:05 AM
Mxm i don't really pay that much attention with these FIFA what what
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Down_And_Out Joined: 06 Jul 2017
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Down_And_Out Jul 07, 2017 08:14 AM
i just dont care
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Maphisane-wako-Tambo-KBY Joined: 14 Jul 2016
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Maphisane-wako-Tambo-KBY Jul 07, 2017 07:28 AM
Germany all the way this team is a team of destruction just imagine in the confed Cup they were using teamB...very strong team and once they are in the semis there us no turning back.
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KingZizou10 Jul 07, 2017 02:42 AM
The Brazilians have improved immensely after the disastrous world cup they had in their home soil so i see them going all the way to win the 2018 word cup in Russia
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MR E Jul 07, 2017 02:03 AM
Argentina for me deserveto be number one.
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GLetsoko Jul 06, 2017 06:51 PM
Bafana will always be number 64, as long as we struggle with Tanzania.
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Da Negotiator Jul 06, 2017 06:28 PM
This is sum kunda of a joke Argentina on 3rd spot? Ths is a krap these cows have been loosing n drawing games left rite centre
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mingus Joined: 15 Feb 2010
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mingus Jul 06, 2017 06:22 PM
Germany or Brazil.
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elohna16 Jul 06, 2017 06:20 PM
Mr editor u say "bafana are now ranked 64th ranking" as if this is a better achievement coz we've been moving around that 60's circle for decade nw, next time dnt show us this embarrassment
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WT_Mashigo Jul 06, 2017 06:14 PM
Not even top 50 nyana!
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elohna16 Jul 06, 2017 06:09 PM
Wow I'm impressed by Poland bt at the same time shocked that Spain didn't even make top 10
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CHIEF MANGIE 4 BUCS Jul 06, 2017 05:58 PM
@Pulevanbucs no bocs imali ebulala umzansi bazi kuthi o coach ababuya ngaphandle okmele baholelwe kakhulu ekbeni bangazi niks nokuthi uqashe coach onhasazi style sala emzansi other countries do well coz of no drabnling only pass nd move mara thina sidinga owala mzansi futhi bamholele more like o baxter
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CHIEF MANGIE 4 BUCS Jul 06, 2017 05:53 PM
If SAFA stop puting money befor work for coachies our RSA ranking will change that a seriousy matter of money.ahh mani niya rasa u mashaba bengaholi milion now o baxter million.yini ebalulekile imalu or ukuthi izwe lethu lithuthuke ngokwebhola?
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Goldenzebra Jul 06, 2017 04:58 PM
And then where is Spain?
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KQ-Mshishi.com Jul 06, 2017 04:10 PM
Germany or Spain will win the World cup
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Pulevanbucs Jul 06, 2017 03:47 PM
One between Chile, Brazil, Poturgal and Germany might win the WC in Moscow"''"
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Pulevanbucs Jul 06, 2017 03:43 PM
S.A is always on 60-69th spot, we've been bewitched there....
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@ShY_KiD sa Jul 06, 2017 01:07 PM
@Myaka weliPhefeni a lot of things can change in a year ma guy...
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@ShY_KiD sa Jul 06, 2017 01:05 PM
Those 60s are like force of gravity to South Africa... We can't pull away from them
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Myaka weliPhefeni Jul 06, 2017 12:29 PM
I tip Germany to win World cup 2018 the way they produce a energetic young squad and they luk promising for next year they wll be on good condition and Chile wll be a big trouble for sum strong nations

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