The first FIFA ranking for 2016 has been revealed with the Super Eagles of Nigeria maintaining their 66th position but wouldn’t be too satisfied the likes of UAE and Uganda went above them.
Despite maintaing their 66th position in the world however, the Super Eagles still dropped places in the African rankings.
The team is ranked 14th in Africa and 66th in the world while the women’s team; the Super Falcons are ranked 37th in the world and first in Africa.
The deceased ranking was because the Super Eagles did not play any match in December.
Sunday Oliseh’s boys play Niger on 18th of January, 2016 in their next match which is a friendly to be contested in Nigeria.
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