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Latest FIFA Rankings Announced

Latest FIFA Rankings Announced

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By David Kappel - Oct 16, 2017 09:59 AM @kappilinho

Football governing body FIFA have announced their latest rankings. Find out which country leads the ranking this month here!

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

FIFA announced their latest rankings on Monday, with Joachim Low's Germany defending their top spot following their two wins in the latest international break.

Brazil remained in second place following their draw with Bolivia and 3-0 victory over Chile.

Cristiano Ronaldo's Portugal stayed ahead of Lionel Messi's Argentina after both countries booked their 2018 FIFA World Cup ticket.

Belgium complete the top five, followed by Poland and France.

2010 World Cup champions Spain re-entered the top 10, and now sit in eighth place, while Copa America holders Chile stayed in ninth place despite missing out on World Cup qualification.

Peru complete the top 10, while traditional strongholds such as England (12), Italy (15) and Netherlands (20) all appear outside the top 10.

Read: The Top Goalscorers In 2018 World Cup Qualification

Tunisia replaced Egypt as Africa's highest ranked nation after climbing to 28th position, while South Africa jumped up six places to 74th position following their 3-1 win over Burkina Faso.

Who are your four favourites to lift the 2018 World Cup in Russia? Do you think Bafana can still qualify? Have your say in the comments section below.


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S@ Velley thabane Joined: 29 Jun 2017
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S@ Velley thabane Dec 01, 2017 12:25 PM
?I wnt 2 c Salah lifting dt trophy @egypt
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Hamza Bagwikoze Joined: 13 Oct 2017
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Hamza Bagwikoze Oct 18, 2017 12:27 PM
Germany is always first favourites to lifted the world cup Argentine and Brazil in south America for Bafana to qualifier to Russia 2018 their still long way to go l presume 50% chance if they continued from where the left off to Burkinabe
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KingKMS Oct 17, 2017 10:34 PM
I'm sure when South Africa reaches top 50, the then president will declare a public holiday
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WILFRED 101 Oct 17, 2017 07:01 PM
Dont understand this ranking system...
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kekanejan Oct 17, 2017 10:09 AM
Chile top 10 but World Cup 2018 spot dololo
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kekanejan Oct 17, 2017 10:08 AM
Argentina always on top 5
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Butterworth Oct 16, 2017 11:47 PM
@NTSET it seems like you should forget because there will be no Bafana Bafana that will entered in 20th position
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Butterworth Oct 16, 2017 11:43 PM
@cowpule draw is not a lose you stupid
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RealManUchiefz Oct 16, 2017 10:25 PM
To ansa u cowditor I want to say brazil will take it but this Nazis are very strong but this is worldcup there suprises everytym
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RealManUchiefz Joined: 11 Jun 2017
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RealManUchiefz Oct 16, 2017 10:22 PM
Mxm this Europe and south american football organisation(ESAO)thts wht it shud be called thy never loved Africa
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cowpule Joined: 23 Aug 2014
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cowpule Oct 16, 2017 05:25 PM
Argentina does not deserve to be in the top 5 they've played too many draws
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vusincess Oct 16, 2017 05:14 PM
World camps
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Mr Tools Joined: 13 Aug 2017
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Mr Tools Oct 16, 2017 05:01 PM
Jah neh! No African team in the top ten. We need to work even harder.
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cowcela Joined: 04 Aug 2013
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cowcela Oct 16, 2017 04:56 PM
fair ranking besides Peru.......Im just wondering which criteria use for them to be in top 10
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nhlekoraymond Oct 16, 2017 04:23 PM
Aaayi position 74 ye banna?If my mind serve me correct at school I don't even remember getting in that position circle,always I was rated high,amongst genius in top 30 position..
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Mystique-Luu Oct 16, 2017 04:11 PM
Bafana Bafana LOL
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NTSET Oct 16, 2017 03:21 PM
I'll take this rankings serious when Bafunny Ranked in top 20 and 1 in Africa
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Matosie Joined: 06 Dec 2014
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Matosie Oct 16, 2017 03:15 PM
Bafana bafana wl win th world cup in 2010 nxt yr
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Matosie Oct 16, 2017 03:13 PM
Bafana bafana wl win th world cup in 2010 nxt yr
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#iceberg Oct 16, 2017 02:43 PM
Bafana thy hurt me Idk thyll reach top 50 

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