The Super Eagles of Nigeria have moved up in the latest FIFA Coca-Cola world rankings released by the world soccer governing body.
Nigeria are now 14th in Africa after moving up by three places in the global rankings from 67th to 64th in the world in the released made by FIFA on their official website.
Nigeria’s other 2018 World Cup qualifying opponents Algeria, Zambia and Cameroon dropped in the rankings. With Nigeria’s first opponent Zambia falling by one spot to 92nd in the world.
Cameroon dropped five places to 59th in the world, while Algeria who are still second in Africa dropped three places from 32nd to 35th in the world.
Cote d’lvoire are still the highest ranked team in Africa after moving up two places from 36th to 34th in the world rankings.