English | دری

Afghanistan steps up to 129th position in FIFA ranking

in Sports

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

 

 



Related Articles

Afghanistan U-17 football team heads to Azerbaijan for Caspian Cup

The Afghanistan Under-17 national football team will participate in IV International Tournament Caspian Cup which is due to be organized

Shaheen Asmayee wins over Oqaban Hindukush on the 2nd day of AFL

On the second day of the 2013 Roshan Afghan Primer League (RAPL) season, Shaheen Asmayee defeated Oqaban Hindukosh 3-1 in

Pakistan football team to face Afghanistan in Kabul again after 37 years

Pakistan’s national football team arrived in Kabul on Monday – it’s first time doing so in 37 years – as

No comments

Write a comment
No Comments Yet! You can be first to comment this post!

Write a Comment

Your e-mail address will not be published.
Required fields are marked*

Time limit is exhausted. Please reload the CAPTCHA.