Super Falcons Nigeria top Africa in new FIFA Ranking

The Super Falcons of Nigeria remain the 37th country in women's world football according to the latest ranking.

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The Super Falcons of Nigeria are the number one football side in Africa according to the latest FIFA Ranking.

In the new ranking released, Nigeria are 37th in the world but number one in Africa.

In the African ranking, Ghana are second (46th in the world) Cameroon, third (47), South Africa, fourth (48) and Equatorial Guinea, fifth (52).

Ivory Coast (62), Tunisia (71), Morocco (73), Egypt, (80) and Algeria (82) make up the top 10 countries in Africa.

In world ranking, USA are number one with Germany following closely in second place.

USA Women's football team play USA are number one in the world (Getty Images )

 

France, Canada and England complete the top five. Sweden, Australia, Japan, Korea DPR and Brazil make up the top 10.

August FIFA Women’s Ranking

African Ranking

(1) Nigeria (2) Ghana (3) Cameroon (4) South Africa (5) Equatorial Guinea (6) Ivory Coast (7) Tunisia (8) Morocco (9) Egypt (10) Algeria.

World Ranking

(1)  USA (2) Germany (3) France (4) Canada (5) England (6) Sweden (7) Australia (8) Japan (9) Korea DPR (10) Brazil

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