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Super Eagles Retain 52nd Place, 7th In Africa — FIFA Ranking

Super Eagles Retain 52nd Place, 7th In Africa — FIFA Ranking”

Super Eagles of Nigeria has been ranked 52nd best team in the World and the 7th placed team in Africa in the latest Federation Internationale de Football Association rankings released today.

Nigeria had 609 points, two points below Cameroon that is the 51st in the world.

The Super Eagles World Cup Group D foes, Argentina is on 4th place, Croatia on 15th and Iceland on 18th.

Africa's other representatives at the World Cup; Senegal, Tunisia, Egypt and Morocco are 27th, 23rd, 44th and 42nd respectively.

Poland who the Super Eagles will play in a friendly game on Friday, March 23 moved above Spain to the sixth position also they both have the same point.

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.

Last year Poland climbed to No. 5 in the FIFA table - the best result for the Polish team since the world football governing body's ranking was launched in 1992.

Nigeria, now seventh in Africa and 52nd in the world, are the fifth and final African team to have qualified for the June/July spectacle.



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