Nigeria’s Super Eagles Fall To No. 70 In New FIFA Ranking

Nigeria Will Not Be Defending Afcon Title in Equatorial Guinea. Image: Getty.
Nigeria Will Not Be Defending Afcon Title in Equatorial Guinea. Image: Getty.

The latest FIFA football ranking shows that the Nigerian Super Eagles have dropped a whooping 9 places to occupy the number 70 spot.

Algeria is ranked Africa’s best team and they come in at No. 32 while a host of other countries, including Uganda are ranked even better than the Super Eagles.

Overall, Argentina is ranked the best team in the world despite their Copa America loss while the Copa America Champions, Chile are ranked fifth behind Belgium, Colombia and Germany.

Euro 2016 winners, Portugal are ranked 6th with France and Spain coming in  at 7th and 8th respectively.

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