Super Eagles retain position on Federation Internationale de Football Association rankings

FIFA Rankings Nigeria Stay 52nd Poland Rise Serbia Argentina Maintain Postions

The Indian football team has re-entered the top-100 of the FIFA world rankings and is now placed at 99th at the latest chart released on Thursday.

Tunisia remains the top African country, standing on the 23rd position, followed by Senegal on the 27th and DR Congo on the 39th.

Poland were the only team to move among the top 20, after climbing to joint sixth place alongside Spain.

The Super Eagles have not been in action since they beat Argentina 4-2 in a friendly game in November 2017.

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The Super Eagles next two opponents Poland and Serbia are ranked 6th and 34th respectively.

After failing to qualify for the 2018 Fifa World Cup in Russia, Bafana coach Stuart Baxter will be using the matches to prepare for the 2019 Africa Cup of Nations qualifiers which resume in September.

World champions Germany top the world rankings, while Tunisia, who have qualified for the World Cup, are top of the pile in Africa.

Despite not playing any global match in the ranking period, the team has jumped three places to enter the top-100 for the first time this year.

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