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Ukraine returns to top 30 in Federation Internationale de Football Association rating

Ukraine returns to top 30 in Federation Internationale de Football Association rating

The promotion was attributed to Vietnam's 1-1 tie with Jordan in their last Group C match as part of the 2019 Asian Cup qualifiers on March 27, which gifted the "yellow stars" 38 additional Federation Internationale de Football Association rating points.

CAR, who beat Kenya 3-2, moved six positions up to 115 on the globe as Comoros, surprisingly dropped nine places despite holding Kenya to a 2-2 draw in the friendly matches played in Morocco.

Packing 493 points, team Russian Federation dropped three places lower than last month's ratings and is squeezed between the team from Slovenia (65th place with 495 points) and Mali (67th place, 462 points).

According to FIFA, Nepal have moved three positions up to 162nd from 165th positions in this month's world wide ranking with 111 points.

Tunisia is the best ranked African team at position 14 worldwide followed by Senegal, DR Congo and Egypt in that order.

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Nigeria have been static in 52nd place for two months, but in the latest FIFA Ranking, they are now the 47th country in world football.

But they still remained in 8th place in the Africa ranking. And Chile was positioned at the 9th position, while Poland was the last team to make it top 10.

World Cup holders Germany continue to set the pace, with Brazil, Belgium, Portugal and Argentina among the frontrunners.

Kenyan neighbours Uganda have also climbed up the table by four places and are at position 74 with 426 points.


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