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Super Eagles move up 4 places in new FIFA Ranking

April 4, 2019

Nigeria national team, Super Eagles have moved up four places to 42nd place in the new FIFA Ranking released on Thursday, April 4.

With the latest ranking, Super Eagles now moved up after two months in the 46th position.

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With the new movement, Super eagles are now African third best behind Senegal and Tunisia.

Morocco (45) and Congo DR (46) make complete the top five while Ghana (49), Cameroon (54), Egypt (57), Burkina Faso (58) and Mali (65) complete the top 10.

The Super Eagles after the last ranking played two games which they won, the 3-1 win over Seychelles in a 2019 Africa Cup of Nations (AFCON) qualifier and a friendly 1-0 win over Egypt both in Asaba last month.

The results of the games, however, played a little impact in the ranking.

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Meanwhile, in the World Ranking, Belgium continue to lead followed by reigning world champions France and Brazil.

England occupied fourth position after displacing Croatia who drop one place to fifth.

Uruguay, Portugal, Switzerland, Spain and Denmark complete the top 10.

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