FIFA Ranking: Algeria maintains lead for 16 straight month in Africa

Zurich, Switzerland (PANA) - Algeria has continued to maintain its first position in Africa, according to the latest FIFA rankings for African senior men's football teams.

In the newly-released rankings, Algeria kept its first position intact for the 16th consecutive month.

Here are the rankings at a glance:

World Ranking                                Teams                         Ranking in Africa
19                                                        Algeria                                   1
21                                                        Côte d'Ivoire                         2
27                                                        Ghana                                     3
33                                                        Tunisia                                    4
38                                                        Senegal                                  5
42                                                        Congo                                     6
42                                                        Cameroon                              7
49                                                        Egypt                                       8
53                                                        Nigeria                                     9
56                                                       Cape Verde Islands              10
60                                                       Mali                                           11
62                                                       Equatorial Guinea                 12
63                                                       Gabon                                      13
63                                                       Guinea                                      14
65                                                       DR Congo                                15
71                                                       Uganda                                     16
72                                                       South Africa                             17
73                                                       Burkina Faso                           18
74                                                       Zambia                                       19
78                                                       Rwanda                                     20
79                                                       Togo                                           21
85                                                       Morocco                                    22
88                                                       Angola                                       23
89                                                       Sudan                                        24
95                                                       Mozambique                            25
96                                                       Malawi                                        26
98                                                       Libya                                           27
101                                                     Niger                                           28
103                                                     Ethiopia                                     29
105                                                     Sierra Leone                            30
108                                                     Zimbabwe                                 31
111                                                      Namibia                                    32
114                                                      Mauritania                                33
115                                                      Benin                                         34
116                                                      Kenya                                       35
118                                                      Botswana                                36
121                                                      Madagascar                            37
128                                                      Lesotho                                   38
134                                                      Burundi                                   39
135                                                      Swaziland                               40
140                                                      Tanzania                                 41
142                                                      Guinea-Bissau                      42
143                                                      Gambia                                   43
160                                                       Liberia                                    44
168                                                       Central African Republic   45
171                                                       Chad                                       46
185                                                       Mauritius                                47
190                                                       Comoros                                48
190                                                       São Tomé & Príncipe          49
192                                                       Seychelles                             50
198                                                       South Sudan                         51
201                                                       Eritrea                                      52
202                                                       Somalia                                   53
205                                                       Djibouti                                    54
-0- PANA VAO/SEG 4Sept2015

04 september 2015 06:31:59




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