Caspian International News Agency- The official FIFA website has announced the world ranking from December 15 to October 20, 2016. In this ranking Iran national football team has climbed 10 places and is placed 27, thanks to the two wins against Uzbekistan and South Korea in the qualification round of 2018 World cup.
Iran with 837 points is still the first among the national teams in Asia, and the closes team following is Australia with 663 points, in the 40th place.
In this ranking, Argentina, Germany, and Brazil rank first to third respectively.
(Translating by Negar Lotfi)