FIFA Monthly Ranking | Nigeria Retains 41st Position

FIFA Monthly Ranking | Nigeria Retains 41st Position The Federation of International Football Association (FIFA) has released the March rankings. In the FIFA monthly ranking for March, the Nigerian Super Eagles retained 41st position. This was the same position they were in the February ranking. The number one ranked team is Argentina, while Brazil, Germany, Chile and Belgium complete the first 5 in the world ranking. It should be recalled that these top 5 teams in the world retained the same rank they had in the February rankings.

The FIFA monthly ranking is based on some FIFA chosen qualifications. The ranking is based on international matches played over a four-year cycle, with more recent results carrying a greater weight than older ones. National teams are assessed and ranked according to their performance in the month under review. This ranking is released monthly.

FIFA Monthly Ranking World Top 20

The top 20 teams in the March ranking are below.

  1. Argentina
  2. Brazil
  3. Germany
  4. Chile
  5. Belgium
  6. France
  7. Colombia
  8. Portugal
  9. Uruguay
  10. Spain
  11. Switzerland
  12. Poland
  13. Wales
  14. England
  15. Italy
  16. Croatia
  17. Mexico
  18. Peru
  19. Costa Rica
  20. Egypt

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Reigning European champions Portugal are eighth, two places behind France who they beat in last year’s final, while Poland has risen to its best-ever ranking and is currently tied at No 12 alongside Wales.

FIFA Monthly Ranking African Top 20FIFA Monthly Ranking | Nigeria Retains 41st Position

  1. Egypt (20)
  2. Senegal (28)
  3. Cameroun (32)
  4. Burkina Faso (36
  5. Tunisia (37)
  6. Congo DR (38)
  7. Nigeria (41)
  8. Ghana (43)
  9. Cote D’Ivoire (47)
  10. Morocco (49)
  11. Algeria (50)
  12. Mali (61)
  13. South Africa (62)
  14. Benin Republic (66)
  15. Guinea (70)
  16. Uganda (74)
  17. Cape Verde Islands (77)
  18. Congo (78)
  19. Guinea-Bissau (80)
  20. Gabon (87)

Note: Figures in parenthesis are the positions of the teams in the world.

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In Africa, Egypt is ranked 1st. they however, occupy the 20th position in the world. Reigning African champions, Cameroon are 3rd in Africa and 32nd in the world. Nigeria is 7th in Africa while being 41st in the world.

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