in contrast to their male counterparts, the super Eagles who have been toppled via less fancied African teams in FIFA and CAF rankings, African girls champions, the tremendous Falcons of Nigeria, have climbed three locations in the 12 months end Fifa ranking for girls.
The Nigerian girls are in the 32nd position in the international ranking in comparison with the final quarter that they occupied the thirty fifth position.
Conversely, the Eagles that had been in forty two in November, dropped to 43 within the newest year end FIFA rankings therefore ending the yr outside the top forty teams in the world.
The Falcons who’re World Cup certain, are the top staff in Africa adopted through Ghana, Cameroon, Equatorial Guinea and South Africa in that order.
Nigeria’s rivals on the ladies’s World Cup – u.s., Sweden and Australia – are ranked 2nd, 5th and tenth respectively.
Germany, united states of america, France, Japan and Sweden, who will all characteristic at subsequent yr’s match in Canada, are the highest five countries on the planet.
the subsequent world ranking will be published with the aid of the authentic website of Fifa, fifa.com, on 27 March 2015.
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