Nigeria held in 44th place in the most recent FIFA positioning discharged on Thursday & 4th place in African positioning.
Belgium will finish the year as No. 1 in front of title holders France in the worldwide positioning discharged by FIFA on Thursday.
France beat Belgium in the World Cup semi-finals, but belgium is ahead of france by one positioning point.
Belgium have 1,727 points according to FIFA’s observations while france had 1,726 , Brazil are 3rd with 1,676.
FIFA revealed on their site that France, who were positioned No. 9 this time last year, were the year’s “Best Mover” after a “stellar 2018”… having increased more marks (165) since December 2017 than some other country.”
The administering group of world football additionally noticed that Europe & Asia have acquired best 50 places to the detriment of Africa.
Europe has 31, an expansion of two, Asia is up 1-3 while Africa is down 3-5 best 50 members.
Kosovo were the greatest climbers, bouncing 46 spots to 131.
FIFA rankings, December 20:
1. Belgium, 2. France, 3. Brazil, 4. Croatia, 5. Britain, 6. Portugal, 7. Uruguay, 8. Switzerland, 9. Spain, 10. Denmark.
The African positioning exhibit Senegal (23), Tunisia (26), Morocco (40) setting in front of Nigeria. Congo Dr came in 5th place on the region positioning.