Lagos - The Super Eagles maintained their 57th position in
the world in the latest FIFA ranking released on Thursday, Sportdaylive reports.
Algeria stayed put at the top spot on the continent, and so did
Ivory Coast and Ghana in the top three places.
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Senegal, Egypt and Cape Verde also held their own in the 4th,
5th and 6th places, with Tunisia, Congo DR, Guinea and Congo completing the top
ten teams on the continent.
Super Eagles interim Coach Salisu Yusuf has called up 26 players,
including skipper John Mikel Obi, forwards Ahmed Musa and Odion Ighalo, and
goalkeeper Carl Ikeme for the forthcoming international friendlies against Mali
and Luxembourg in Europe on 27th
May and 1st of June respectively.
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