Abuja - Nigeria have climbed 10 spots to 34th in the latest world rankings, released on Thursday by FIFA four days after the conclusion of the World Cup.
The Super Eagles, who reached the last-16 of the World Cup where they lost 2-0 to France, are ranked third in Africa, behind Algeria and Côte d'Ivoire, Kick Off Nigeria reports.
A triumphant Germany are aptly number one globally, ahead of Argentina, who they edged 1-0 in last week's World Cup Final.
Tournament hosts Brazil slipped four spots to seventh following their fourth-placed showing at the sporting spectacle.
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