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The Indian national football team scaled further heights to break into the top 100 of FIFA rankings, FIFA world football rankings for the first time in 21 years. India rise in the rankings has been due to triumphs over Cambodia and Myanmar.

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Image of the FIFA World Ranking 2017

Image of the FIFA world ranking 2017

Top 10 Countries in FIFA World Rankings

Table shows the top 10 countries in FIFA World Rankings

Table shows the top 10 countries in FIFA World Rankings

Rank

Country

Points

1

Brazil

1672

2

Argentina

1603

3

Germany

1446

4

Chile

1411

5

Colombia

1348

6

France

1294

7

Belgium

1281

8

Portugal

1259

9

Switzerland

1212

10

Spain

1204

  • In 1996, India managed to secure the 94th spot
  • India ranked 101st in the FIFA rankings for April
  • It remains the country’s best ever FIFA ranking.

About FIFA Rankings

  • The FIFA World Rankings ranks the men’s national teams in association football.
  • The rankings were first introduced in December 1992
  • The teams are ranked based on their game results of all FIFA-recognized full international matches
  • The teams are ranked based on its performance over the last four years.
  • Current Calculation of points
  • The total number of points (P):

P = M x I x T x C

Here, M = Points for match result

I = Importance of match

T = Strength of opposing team

C = Strength of confederation

Six Confederations and 211 National Associations with FIFA

Location of Six confederations & 211 national associations FIFA

Location of Six Confederations & 211 National Associations FIFA

Location of Six confederations & 211 national associations FIFA

AFC: Asian Football Confederation

CAF: Confederation of African Football

CONCACAF: Confederation of North, Central American and Caribbean association football

CONMEBOL: Confederation South American football

OFC: Oceania Football Confederation

UEFA: Union of European Football Associations

- Published/Last Modified on: May 18, 2017

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