Nigeria Drops Six Places To 37th Position

Nigeria droppped 4 points in the latest FIFA ranking released on Thursday, September 18, as they occupy the 37th position from a previous 31

African   Champions Nigeria dropped from 31 to 37 in the latest FIFA ranking released on Thursday, dropping four places.

Nigeria who was placed 31in the World after the World Cup lost 4 points which could be due to the poor run in the African Cup of Nations qualifiers

They are now 6 in Africa behind , , , ,

Cameroon is 8th in Africa and 42nd in the World while Cape Verde, Guinea, and Burkina Faso occupy the , and position respectively.

Nigeria’s Group A opponents South Africa moved up two places from a previous 69 to 67, Congo(48 and 11 in CAF) while Sudan is 133 in the world, occupying the 40th position in Africa.

Nigeria play Sudan in October in a double legged AFCON tie.

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