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FIFA Rankings: Macedonia begins year in 138th place

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FIFA World Rankings logoFIFA World Rankings logoMacedonia dropped two places to start the new year as the 138th best national team on the FIFA World Rankings.

New year means a new beginning. But the effects of the disastrous 2015 are still (and will be) haunting Macedonia even though we have now entered 2016. This is a period of inactivity for Macedonia and will stay like this until the friendlies in the end of March. Macedonia did not gain or lose points since the last rankings and the move down is caused by the climbing of other teams who were active.

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133. Swaziland Swaziland 265
133. Namibia Namibia 265
135. Philippines Philippines 264
136. Cuba Cuba 259
136. Hong Kong Hong Kong 259
138. Macedonia Macedonia 257
139. South Sudan South Sudan 246
140. Lebanon Lebanon 245
141. Kuwait Kuwait 242
142. Luxembourg Luxembourg 237
143. St. Vincent and the Grenadines St. Vincent and the Grenadines 221
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Top 10 in the FIFA World Rankings for January 2016:

1. Belgium Belgium 1494
2. Argentina Argentina 1455
3. Spain Spain 1370
4. Germany Germany 1347
5. Chile Chile 1269
6. Brazil Brazil 1251
7. Portugal Portugal 1219
8. Colombia Colombia 1211
9. England England 1106
10. Austria Austria 1091

FIFA Rankings for the Balkan countries (actual ranking in brackets):

1. (16.) Romania Romania 980
2. (18.) Croatia Croatia 958
3. (21.) Turkey Turkey 933
4. (22.) Bosnia-Herzegovina Bosnia and Herzegovina 905
5. (38.) Albania Albania 746
6. (41.) Greece Greece 706
7. (55.) Serbia Serbia 590
8. (61.) Slovenia Slovenia 565
9. (72.) Bulgaria Bulgaria 494
10. (85.) Montenegro Montenegro 403
11. (138.) Macedonia Macedonia 257

FIFA Rankings for UEFA members (actual ranking in brackets, showing only the bottom 10):

44. (121.) Armenia Armenia 285
45. (127.) Lithuania Lithuania 274
46. (132.) Kazakhstan Kazakhstan 266
47. (138.) Macedonia Macedonia 257
48. (142.) Luxembourg Luxembourg 237
49. (154.) Moldova Moldova 172
50. (162.) Malta Malta 143
51. (165.) Liechtenstein Liechtenstein 135
52. (198.) San Marino San Marino 28
53. (201.) Andorra Andorra 6

FIFA Rankings for members of Group G in 2018 World Cup qualifying (actual ranking in brackets):

1. (3.) Spain Spain 1370
2. (15.) Italy Italy 991
3. (38.) Albania Albania 746
4. (71.) Israel Israel 498
5. (138.) Macedonia Macedonia 257
6. (165.) Liechtenstein Liechtenstein 135

The next rankings will be published on 4th February of 2016.

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