Register Login Scores


Bafana Climb Two Positions

Bafana Bafana have climbed up two places on FIFA’s official world ranking chart, with the international governing body of football having released the latest seedings on Thursday, January 17.

South Africa have climbed from 87th place to 85th, with the national team’s recent international friendlies having affected their points tally on the overall standings. 


Coach Gordon Igesund is preparing his Bafana squad for the Africa Cup of Nations, with the move in standings being a positive indication that the team is progressing and improving, just in time for the continental showpiece.


From a CAF perspective, Bafana is ranked in 22nd place, with the Ivory Coast maintaining their title as the highest ranked African team. Algeria, Mali, Ghana and Zambia make up the top five ranked African nations, respectively.


The list of top 10 ranked nations, as according to FIFA, remains unchanged following the latest statistics. Spain head the charts, followed by Germany in second, Argentina in third, Italy in fourth and Colombia in fifth place.


England occupy sixth position, followed by Portugal, Holland, Russia and Croatia, who respectively complete the top 10.



Top 5

Mohomi: I Wasted Two To Three Years At Sundowns

108 Nov 19, 2020 12:10 PM in Mamelodi Sundowns

The Highest-Paid Player At Each EPL Club Revealed

7 Oct 26, 2020 07:15 PM in Cadbury

Downs’ Intentions Known To Resurgent AmaZulu

19 Nov 19, 2020 08:35 AM in PSL

Players Who Were Caught Age-Cheating

30 Nov 17, 2020 12:27 PM in World News

Chiefs Defender Leads List Of Suspensions

7 Nov 19, 2020 01:58 PM in PSL

Rest In Peace Anele Ngcongca!

163 Nov 23, 2020 09:42 AM in PSL

Nurkovic Dazzles As He Shows Off Model SA Bae

12 Nov 23, 2020 04:28 PM in Footballers & Chill

Katsande Buying Meat In His Chiefs Gear Goes Viral

20 Nov 20, 2020 01:30 PM in The Best Of The Rest

Courtois & De Bruyne's Messages For Anele

11 Nov 23, 2020 03:46 PM in Players Abroad

In Pictures: Pitso Rallies His Troops Ahead Of Crunch Week

13 Nov 19, 2020 11:14 AM in Players Abroad

14 Footballers Who Have Degrees

28 Sep 16, 2020 08:30 PM in World News

Why Thibedi Has Not Gone Back To Chiefs

16 Nov 19, 2020 12:06 PM in Kaizer Chiefs

11 Footballers Who Went Broke

33 Jun 10, 2020 07:15 PM in World News

Pirates V SSU – It Will Be A High-Scoring Affair

12 Nov 19, 2020 02:44 PM in Orlando Pirates