FIFA begins tour of North America '26 World Cup bid

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The Azkals beat Fiji in a friendly, 3-2, on March 22 in preparation for their crunch AFC Asian Cup qualifier against Tajikistan.

Tunisia (14), Senegal (28), Congo DR (38), Morocco (42) and Egypt (46) are all above Nigeria (47) in the African Ranking.

Meanwhile, the best mover this month was Kyrgyz Republic, who leapt 40 places into 75th place, with Haiti having the worst month as they dropped 23 places to 108th.

The next Federation Internationale de Football Association world rankings will be published on May 17, 2018.

According to the ranking which is released after global games, Harambee Stars now sit at position 113 with 289 points on the log after dropping all the way from 105 in the past ranking.

South Africa rose four places to 72, while Libya and Seychelles dropped to 100th and 194th respectively.

Germany were ranked on top of the world rankings ahead of Brazil which sits second, while Belgium jumped two spots up to 3rd place.

The football body is seeking to expand the Club World Cup to have at least 12 teams from Europe which might be seen as a competition to the UEFA Champions League.

After their 6-1 demolition to Spain, Argentina dropped a place to be ranked fifth, while Croatia fell to be rated as the 18th best country in the world.

The Club World Cup is now being played by six club continental champions and the national champion of the host nation.

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