Lagos - Super Eagles began the year 2015 from where they left off the previous year as Nigeria stayed put on 43rd spot in the world in the January FIFA ranking.
The African champions also maintained the 9th position in Africa.
The top eight spots also remained unchanged as Algeria held on to the continent’s first place, and are trailed by Tunisia, Ivory Coast, Senegal, Ghana, Guinea, Cape Verde and Cameroon.
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On the global scene, Germany continued to lead the summit, with Argentina, Colombia, Belgium and Netherlands holding on to the top five positions.
Brazil, Portugal, France, Spain and Uruguay completed the world’s top ten.For the latest on national news, politics, sport, entertainment and more follow us on Twitter and like our Facebook page.