In FIFA latest ranking, the super Eagles of Nigeria ranks 35th In the world. They dropped in ranking.
Nigeria who last won the Nations cup in 2013 ranked 34 before and now dropped to 35th.
But they are still 3rd in Africa behind Senegal and Tunisia.
The top four in the world is made up of Belgium followed by France, Brazil and then England.
Moreover, Algeria (38th), Morocco (42nd), Egypt (49th), Ghana (51st), Cameroon (52nd), Congo DR (54th) and Côte d’Ivoire (56th) complete the top ten teams in Africa in that order.
However, despite the impressive friendlies with Ukraine and Brazil, they couldn’t go up the rank.
The friendlies ended in draws. It was a 2-2 against Ukraine and a 1-1 draw against Brazil.