FIFA World Rankings

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Top 30 Rankings on 16 August 2018[1]
Rank Change Team Points
1 Increase 6  France 1726
2 Increase 1  Belgium 1723
3 Decrease 1  Brazil 1657
4 Increase 16  Croatia 1643
5 Increase 9  Uruguay 1627
6 Increase 6  England 1615
7 Decrease 3  Portugal 1599
8 Decrease 2   Switzerland 1597
9 Increase 1  Spain 1580
9 Increase 3  Denmark 1580
11 Decrease 6  Argentina 1574
12 Decrease 3  Chile 1570
13 Increase 11  Sweden 1565
14 Increase 2  Colombia 1563
15 Decrease 14  Germany 1561
16 Decrease 1  Mexico 1560
17 Steady  Netherlands 1540
18 Decrease 10  Poland 1538
19 Decrease 1  Wales 1536
20 Decrease 9  Peru 1535
21 Decrease 2  Italy 1532
22 Increase 3  United States 1508
23 Increase 3  Austria 1502
24 Decrease 3  Tunisia 1498
24 Increase 3  Senegal 1498
26 Increase 2  Slovakia 1493
27 Increase 2  Northern Ireland 1492
28 Increase 2  Romania 1490
29 Increase 2  Ireland 1484
30 Increase 2  Paraguay 1477

The FIFA World Rankings is a ranking of football teams made by FIFA. Currently, the team ranked #1 is France. The rankings were first made in 1993. The first team to receive first place was Germany.

Awards[change | change source]

Team of the year[change | change source]

Year First place Second place Third place
1993  Germany (1)  Italy  Brazil
1994  Brazil (1)  Spain  Sweden
1995  Brazil (2)  Germany  Italy
1996  Brazil (3)  Germany  France
1997  Brazil (4)  Germany  Czech Republic
1998  Brazil (5)  France  Germany
1999  Brazil (6)  Czech Republic  France
2000  Brazil (7)  France  Argentina
2001  France (1)  Argentina  Brazil
2002  Brazil (8)  France  Spain
2003  Brazil (9)  France  Spain
2004  Brazil (10)  France  Argentina
2005  Brazil (11)  Czech Republic  Netherlands
2006  Brazil (12)  Italy  Argentina
2007  Argentina (1)  Brazil  Italy
2008  Spain (1)  Germany  Netherlands
2009  Spain (2)  Brazil  Netherlands
2010  Spain (3)  Netherlands  Germany
2011  Spain (4)  Netherlands  Germany
2012  Spain (5)  Germany  Argentina
2013  Spain (6)  Germany  Argentina
2014  Germany (2)  Argentina  Colombia
2015  Belgium (1)  Argentina  Spain
2016  Argentina (2)  Brazil  Germany
2017  Germany (3)  Brazil  Portugal

Performance by team[change | change source]

Team First place Second place Third place Top 3
 Brazil 12 4 2 18
 Spain 6 1 3 10
 Germany 3 6 4 13
 Argentina 2 3 5 10
 France 1 5 2 8
 Belgium 1 0 0 1
 Netherlands 0 2 3 5
 Italy 0 2 2 4
 Czech Republic 0 2 1 3
 Portugal 0 0 1 1
 Colombia 0 0 1 1
 Sweden 0 0 1 1

References[change | change source]

  1. "FIFA current ranking".