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FIFA confirms 8 top-seeded teams in World Cup draw

FIFA uses October rankings to decide all four seeding pots despite nine places in the 32-team World Cup finals lineup to be decided in November.

Oct 16, 2017, 18:49 PM IST

FIFA Ranking: Lionel Messi's Argentina remain top; India gain 6 places

India (129) and Maldives (145) also gained substantial jumps in the list, with 6 and 9 respectively.

Jan 12, 2017, 23:43 PM IST

FIFA rankings: India gain two spots, Belgium remain on top

With 142 points, India are currently ranked 160th in the FIFA ranking.

Mar 03, 2016, 19:02 PM IST

India gains six places, ends year at 166th in FIFA rankings

Overall, Belgium occupied the top spot in a year-ending rankings chart for the first time in its history.

Dec 03, 2015, 20:32 PM IST

India drop 12 places to 167th in FIFA rankings

India have dropped 12 places to the 167th spot in the latest global football rankings, released on Thursday.

Oct 01, 2015, 20:36 PM IST

Germany lead last women`s rankings before FIFA World Cup

Germany leads the last FIFA women football rankings before the World Cup starts in June but the gap has been narrowed by the United States and France.

Mar 27, 2015, 18:56 PM IST