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Afghanistan steps up to 129th position in FIFA ranking

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Afghanistan steps up to 129th position in FIFA ranking

Afghan football teamIn the updated FIFA world ranking, Afghanistan rose 4 places and now ranks 129th.

Afghanistan won the  2013 South Asian Football Federation (SAFF) Championship after their 3-0 victory against the former SAFF champions, India.

Nepal, Sri Lanka, Bhutan remained unchanged in their ranking. Maldives, Pakistan, Bagladesh, India and Afghanistan improved in updated FIFA ranking.

Iran is currently the top-ranked team in Asia, replacing Japan in the 45th rank.

Nations Rank Previous Rank Points
Afghanistan 129 133 226
India 148 154 149
Maldives 149 157 147
Bangladesh 156 162 137
Nepal 165 165 113
Sri Lanka 166 166 108
Pakistan 167 168 107
Bhutan 207 207 0

 

 



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