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Super Eagles of Nigeria drop to 44 in the latest FIFA Rankings

Super Eagles of Nigeria drop to 44 in the latest FIFA Rankings

Nigeria and South Africa have both dropped in the latest Federation Internationale de Football Association world rankings released on Thursday, while Cape Verde are Africa's big climbers.

Germany dethroned Brazil from the summit of the ranking following two impressive Fifa World Cup qualifying victories over Czech Republic and Norway.

Spain remain 11th, England drop to 15th and Italy, beaten 3-0 in Madrid this month, have slipped five places to 17th.

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Luxembourg, who got a shock draw with France, are up 35 places to 101st, their highest ranking yet.

After a disappointing 2017 - a year which has seen chances of World Cup qualification dip from promising to hanging by fingernails - Ireland have dropped 11 places. In the updated rankings, Northern Ireland have risen three places to 20th.

Seeded teams would avoid playing each other meaning they would not play Portugal, Switzerland or Italy depending on who qualify.

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Egypt retained their number one spot in Africa followed by Tunisia, Senegal and Congo DR and you can check the full list here.

Meanwhile, Cape Verde's wins have rocketed them up the table and they are the best movers this month, jumping a whopping 47 places to 67 in the world and 13 in Africa.

Pakistan top World XI in historic game
It was in the 19 over that World XI struck again, Perera took Imad Wasim's wicket after the Pakistani man had scored 15 runs. Normally I play similarly in situations for my country as well and this has become a habit now (finishing off games).


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