Fifa Rankings


FIFA World Rankings October 2014 (released 23 October)

Fifa World Rankings

In the September World Fifa Rankings of 2014, new world champions Germany are in top spot with Spain in 10th place.

Following Germany are beaten World Cup finalists Argentina, Colombia, Belgium, the Netherlands, Brazil, France, Uruguay, Portugal, and Spain.

England are in 20th place, down two positions, despite winning all of their games so far in Euro 2016 qualifying, including a 2-0 win in Switzerland.

Algeria are the top African team in 15th place.

Japan Asian Cup holders are in 52nd. South Korea are in 66th place while Australia are 94th.

The USA are in 23rd place, down sixfrom last month. Scotland are in 37th position with Wales in 34th. The Republic of Ireland are in 61st place up one spot, Northern Ireland zoom up to 43rd after winning their first three games in Euro 2016 qualifying.


Ranking Team
1 Germany
2 Argentina
3 Colombia
4 Belgium
5 The Netherlands
6 Brazil
7 France
8 Uruguay
9 Portugal
10 Spain
11 Italy
12 Switzerland
13 Chile
14 Croatia
15 Algeria
16 Costa Rica
17 Mexico
18 Greece
19 Ukraine
20 England
21 Romania
22 Czech Republic
23 USA
24 Slovakia
25 Côte d'Ivoire
26 Bosnia-Herzegovina
27 Ecuador
28 Iceland
29 Austria
30 Russia
31 Tunisia
32 Denmark
33 Cape Verde Islands
34 Wales
35 Ghana
36 Slovenia
37 Scotland
38 Egypt
39 Sweden
40 Cameroon
41 Senegal
42 Nigeria
43 Northern Ireland
44 Poland
45 Israel
46 Turkey
46 Serbia
48 Albania
49 Trinidad & Tobago
50 Hungary
51 Iran
52 Japan
52 Togo
54 Peru
55 Guinea
56 Panama
57 South Africa
58 Mali
59 Bulgaria
60 Congo DR
61 Republic of Ireland
62 Congo
63 Finland
64 Montenegro
65 Uzbekistan
66 Korea Republic
67 Gabon
68 Norway
69 Honduras
70 Antigua and Barbuda
71 Burkina Faso
72 Guatemala
73 Libya
74 Jordan
75 Armenia
76 Paraguay
77 Sierra Leone
78 Zambia
79 United Arab Emirates
80 Dominican Republic
81 Iraq
82 El Salvador
83 Oman
84 Uganda
85 Venezuela
86 Benin
87 Angola
88 Estonia
88 China
88 Morocco
88 Qatar
92 Lithuania
93 Haiti
94 Australia
95 Rwanda
96 Cyprus
97 Mozambique
97 Saudi Arabia
99 FYR Macedonia
99 Latvia
101 Zimbabwe
102 Botswana
103 Bolivia
104 Bahrain
105 St Vincent and the Grenadines
106 Belarus
107 Sudan
108 Palestine
109 Malawi
110 Tanzania
111 Ethiopia
112 Cuba
113 Namibia
113 Jamaica
115 St Kitts and Nevis
116 Kenya
117 Georgia
118 Lesotho
119 Moldova
120 Kuwait
121 Niger
122 Canada
123 Liberia
124 Lebanon
125 Equatorial Guinea
126 Azerbaijan
126 Luxembourg
128 Burundi
129 Philippines
130 Guinea-Bissau
131 New Zealand
132 Kazakhstan
132 Aruba
134 Tajikistan
134 Afghanistan
136 Vietnam
137 Myanmar
138 Turkmenistan
138 St Lucia
140 Mauritania
141 Chad
142 Maldives
143 Madagascar
144 Central African Republic
145 Grenada
146 Barbados
147 Curacao (formerly Netherlands Antilles)
148 Korea DPR
149 Suriname
150 Kyrgyzstan
151 Syria
152 Guyana
153 New Caledonia
154 Laos
155 Liechtenstein
156 Malaysia
157 Indonesia
157 Malta
159 Puerto Rico
159 India
161 Singapore
162 Guam
163 Hong Kong
164 Swaziland
165 Thailand
166 Tahiti
167 Belize
168 Gambia
168 Nicaragua
170 Montserrat
171 Seychelles
172 Bermuda
172 Comoros
174 Sri Lanka
175 São Tomé e Príncipe
176 Bangladesh
177 Turks & Caicos Islands
178 Yemen
179 Nepal
180 Solomon Islands
180 Dominica
182 Pakistan
182 Timor Leste
184 Macau
185 Cambodia
186 South Sudan
187 Faroe Islands
188 Chinese Taipei
189 Samoa
190 Vanuatu
191 Mauritius
192 Fiji
193 Mongolia
194 Bahamas
194 American Samoa
193 Tonga
197 US Virgin Islands
198 Brunei Darussalam
199 Papua New Guinea
200 Eritrea
201 Cayman Islands
202 Andorra
203 Somalia
204 British Virgin Islands
205 Djibouti
205 Cook Islands
207 Anguilla
208 Bhutan
208 San Marino

How the FIFA World Rankings are calculated