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Stars dip in Federation Internationale de Football Association ranking, Germany maintains top and Uganda climbs

Stars dip in Federation Internationale de Football Association ranking, Germany maintains top and Uganda climbs

KUALA LUMPUR, Iran national football team moved three spots down to 36th place in the latest FIFA world rankings released on Thursday.

Nigeria have 635 points, a point below Egypt, who are 46th in the world.

Nigeria have also moved up in the African Ranking moving up one place from seventh to sixth.

With the 2018 FIFA World Cup approaching, Brazil maintained their No. 2 spot.

Nigeria also displaced Cameroon at sixth place in Africa, trailing Tunisia, Senegal, Congo DR, Morocco and Egypt who occupy the first five places in the latest Federation Internationale de Football Association rankings.

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The FIFA World Cup defending champions, Germany held on to the top spot on the log, despite a draw and defeat in March.

In the CECAFA region, where Rwanda is located, Uganda still leads, reigning regional champions Kenya are second while Vincent Mashami's Amavubi come in third.

Croatia are ranked 18th, dropping three places from 15th in March, while South American giants Argentina are fifth after dropping from last month's fourth place.

"As we like to think big and do [football] justice, I am presenting a written request signed by CONMEBOL's 10 countries for the 2022 World Cup to be played with 48 teams", the organization's president Alejandro Domínguez said.

The remaining top ten teams are Belgium (3), Portugal (4), Argentina (5), Switzerland (6), France (7), Spain (8) Chile (9) Poland (10).

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