Lagos - Nigeria has moved one step higher in the latest FIFA
ranking released on Thursday by the world football governing body.
The Super Eagles are now ranked 62nd in the world, and 11th
For the first time, Cape Verde top other African countries, displacing
Ivory Coast to the 1st position on the continent and 31st in the world.
Algeria came 3rd, and are trailed by Ghana, Tunisia and
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Egypt, DR Congo, Congo and Cameroon complete the top ten
teams in Africa.
Globally, the top 13 positions remain unchanged, with
Belgium still sitting at the top, with Argentina, Spain, Germany and Chile holding
on to the top five places.For
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