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Super Eagles Nigeria drop in new FIFA Ranking

The Super Eagles slipped to 52nd after two months as the 51st country in world football.

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Super Eagles play Super Eagles of Nigeria drop in new FIFA Ranking (Getty Images )

The Super Eagles of Nigeria have dropped one place in the new FIFA Ranking that was released on Thursday, February 15.

Nigeria have been in the 51st position in the last two FIFA Rankings released. After another quiet month, the Super Eagles have dropped one place to 52nd.

Despite the drop in the World Africa, Nigeria went up in the African Ranking from ninth to seventh.

Tunisia (23) are top of the African Ranking with  Senegal (27), Congo DR (39),  Morocco (42) and  Egypt (43) in the top five.

Tunisia national team play Tunisia are the number country in Africa (AFP)


Cameroon (51),  Nigerian (52),  Ghana (54), Burkina Faso (57) and Algeria (60) make up the top 10.

In world football, Germany continue to lead with Brazil, Portugal, Argentina and Belgium making up the top five.

Germany National Team play Germany continue to lead world football (AFP)


Spain, Poland, Switzerland, France and Chile complete the top 10.

African Ranking

(1) Tunisia (2) Senegal (3) Congo DR (4) Morocco (5) Egypt (6) Cameroon (7) Nigerian (8) Ghana (9) Burkina Faso (10) Algeria

World Ranking

(1) Germany (2) Portugal (3) Argentina (4) Belgium (5) Spain (6) Poland (7) Switzerland (8) France (9) Chile

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