Nepal slips one step down to 171st position in FIFA rankings


Kathmandu, Dec 22 (RSS): Nepal has gone down one step to the 171st position in the latest FIFA rankings. Nepal was ranked the 170th position in the recent last rankings.

Among the South Asian countries where Nepal falls into the fourth position, India tops the rankings securing the 105th position. Likewise, Afghanistan comes second in the 148th position followed by Maldives in the 155th position.

Similarly, Bhutan has got the 187th position followed by Bangladesh in the 197th position. Sri Lanka has attained the 200th position and Pakistan the 201st position.

Germany is in the first position followed by Brazil, Portugal, Argentina, Belgium, Spain, Poland, Switzerland, France and Chile in the second, third, fourth, fifth, sixth, seventh, eighth, ninth and 10th positions respectively.