The Super Eagles of Nigeria have been announced to be the 29th National team in the FIFA/Coca-Cola World Rankings.
The Nigerian eagles who were number 31st in the Rankings have now moved to the 29th position in the latest FIFA/Coca-Cola World Rankings.
In the rankings released by the football governing body on Thursday 17th September, Nigeria got 1493 points and are now third in Africa, with Senegal (20th) and Tunisia (26th) in first and second respectively.
Algeria (35), Morocco (43), Ghana (46), Egypt (51), Cameroon (53), Mali (57) and DR Congo (57) make up the top 10 rankings of African teams.
Nigeria’s last international game was played in November 2019 and was a 4-2 away win against Lesotho in the 2021 African Cup of Nation qualifiers.
Belgium is still number one in the world FIFA ranking, while France is number two with Brazil, and England respectively.
Portugal, Uruguay, Spain, Croatia, Argentina, and Colombia also made it to the top 10.