Super eagles climbs 38th new fifa ranking as they smash France.
The Nigerian Super Eagles of Nigeria moved to 38th in the latest FIFA world ranking. The new ranking now puts the Super Eagles in the fourth in Africa behind Egypt, Senegal and Cameroon. The top 10 in the world remain unchanged with Brazil, Argentina, Germany, Chile, Colombia, France, Belgium, Portugal, Switzerland and Spain retaining their spots.
Nigeria climbed up two places after gaining four points in the month under review.
The recent climb can be attributed to winning the friendly against France and qualifying for the AFCON which they will be facing South Africa.
The Super Eagles of Nigeria on Thursday, June 1, 2017 defeated their Togolese counterpart 3-0 in an explosive international friendly encounter played in Paris.
Goals from Leicester City striker Ahmed Musa and Manchester City star Kelechi Iheanacho condemned the Hawks to a defeat in an entertaining soaked duel.
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