Super Eagles move one place in latest FIFA ranking

Super Eagles By: Ikponmwosa Umweni | 20/09/2018

Super Eagles of Nigeria have move one place to 48 in the world and 5th in Africa after latest FIFA September released on Thursday by the world football ruling body.

The three-time Afcon winning nation was 49th last month of August but their position change after a 3-0 whipping Seychelles in the 2019 Africa Cup of Nations qualifier in Victoria 12 days ago.

According to the rankings posted by FIFA on its official website, Super Eagles has 1415 points to finish 48th in the month of September and the fifth-best football national team, Africa.

Tunisia is number one in the continent and (23rd in the world) follow by Senegal (25th), DR Congo (40th) and Morocco (45th).

World champions, France, and Belgium are the joint ranked the best team in number one by FIFA followed by Brazil (3), Croatia (4), Uruguay (5), England (6), Portugal (7), Switzerland (8), Spain (9), Denmark (10).

The next FIFA/Coca-Cola World Ranking will be published on Oct. 25