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Latest FIFA Rankings Announced

Latest FIFA Rankings Announced

By David Kappel - Apr 12, 2018 10:26 AM @kappilinho

World football governing body FIFA have announced their latest FIFA rankings, with lots of changes among the top 10 and an African side climbing into the top 15.

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

While there were no changes in the top two positions, with Germany staying at the top of the rankings ahead of Brazil, Belgium climbed onto the podium into third spot.

The Red Devils jumped above Cristiano Ronaldo’s Portugal and Lionel Messi’s Argentina, who follow in fourth and fifth position respectively.

Switzerland now sit in sixth place, one ahead of France, after both sides climbed up two spots. Spain fell two places to eighth position, while Chile moved one up into ninth.

Poland complete the top 10 despite falling four positions – the biggest move among the 10 highest ranked nations.

Read: Bafana Continue Climb In FIFA Rankings

Traditionally strong nations such as England (13), Netherlands (19) and Italy (20) remained outside the top 10, while Africa’s highest ranked country, Tunisia, climbed a massive nine spots into 14th position overall.

Do you think an African side can upset the top ranked nations at the World Cup? Have your say in the comments section below.


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Pirates_999 Joined: 08 Nov 2017
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Pirates_999 Apr 18, 2018 08:36 AM
I'm happy for Germany, I wish Baxter can use more Sundowns and Pirates since they doing well maybe we will reach top 30 and that's possible
Hawaii Joined: 14 Nov 2012
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Hawaii Apr 14, 2018 09:09 AM
Switzerland in position 6... what a surprise
Munangwangwa Joined: 25 Nov 2017
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Munangwangwa Apr 12, 2018 08:53 PM
I disagree that traditionally England are top team.. exactly when ? I am over 40 years now and can't remember when England were world beaters..
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S@ Velley thabane Apr 12, 2018 11:41 AM
I wnt 2c SA in top 40 s dat tau cn play in England PL

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