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Red Devils for the fifth time in a row on the first place on FIFA ranking

The Red Devils face Thursday for the fifth consecutive time at the top of the FIFA rankings. Belgium, like many other countries in the past month not in action, it retains sure until april the lead.

The Red Devils are still one point ahead of world champion France, the first pursuer. Belgium occupied the first place on the FIFA-ranking has been from november 2015 to march 2016. After Belgium (1.727 points) and France (1.726) reserves Brazil (eur 1,676) the third place on the world ranking, runner up at the worlds in Croatia (1.634). England (1.631) completes the top five.

On march 21, received the Red Devils and Russia in the qualifiers for Euro 2020. The Russians have pockets of the 48th to the 50th place in the FIFA ranking. In group I, the other opponents Scotland (40th,-2), Cyprus (87th,-1), Kazakhstan (117th,+2) and San Marino (211e). No country is lower than San Marino.

Qatar recorded as the winner of the Asian Cup less than 38 places of profit, to 55. Japan went 23 spots up. The losing finalist of the Asian titeltoernooi in the United Arab Emirates now occupies the 27th place in the FIFA ranking.

The FIFA ranking on Thursday, February 7 (between brackets, the ranking on 20 december):

1. (1) BELGIUM 1727 points

2. (2) France 1726

3. (3) Brazil 1676

4. (4) Croatia 1634

5. (5) England 1631

6. (6) Portugal 1614

7. (7) Uruguay 1609

8. (8) Switzerland 1599

9. (9) Spain 1591

10.(10) Denmark 1589

11.(11) Argentina 1582

12.(12) Colombia 1575

13.(13) Chile 1565

14.(14) Sweden 1560

14.(14) the Netherlands 1560

16.(16) Germany 1558

17.(17) Mexico 1540

18.(18) Italy 1539

19.(19) Wales 1525

20.(20) Poland 1518

20.(20) Peru 1518

(+)40.(38) Scotland 1446

(+)50.(48) Russia 1424

(+)87.(86) Cyprus 1276

(+)117.(119) Kazakhstan 1159

(+)211.(211) San Marino 854

(+) = opponents of Belgium in qualifications for Euro 2020.

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