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Nigeria Now 42nd In FIFA Ranking

Posted: Jun 4, 2015 at 2:33 pm   /   by   /   comments (0)

NFFNIGERIA have moved up to the 42nd position in the latest global FIFA rankings released on Thursday June 4, 2015.

This is an improvement over last month’s placement of 45 in the world.

However, the Super Eagles retained their position as the seventh ranked national team in Africa.

They are coming behind Algeria, Cote d’Ivoire, Ghana, Tunisia, Cape Verde Island and Senegal.

Algeria continue to be the top-ranked African side and are 21st in the world.

Cote d’Ivoire are in 24th position in the world and second in Africa.

They are followed by Tunisia, Ghana, Senegal, Cape Verde Island, Nigeria, Guinea, Congo DR and Cameroon.