FIFA Ranking: Nigeria now 33rd in world, as continental champions make big move
Following the continental tournament ending in the past month, there are some significant changes in the FIFA/Coca-Cola World ranking.
Brazil (2nd) moved up by one, over-taking France (3rd). Belgium (1st) retain leading spot beats Brazil with 20 points.
Uruguay (5th) moved up three, Colombia (8th) moved up five and Venezuela (26th) moved up seven.
Argentina (10th) moved up by one leaving the 11th position. Mexico (12th), USA (22nd) and Haiti (83rd).
Senegal (20th) reached their best-ever ranking position while Algeria (40th) moved up 28 surprising everyone.
Nigeria (33rd) moved up 12, Madagascar (96th) moved up 12 and Benin (82nd) moved up 6.