Caspian International News Agency– Following the World Cup qualification games in Asia, Iran gained two valuable wins over Qatar and China to secure its place at the top of Group A, and take a giant step towards the World Cup.
In the latest FIFA ranking, Iran climbed 5 places, to the 28th place in the world and is still the first team in Asia.
Netherlands’ defeat has caused this team to drop to the 26th place, its worst place in FIFA ranking to this day.
On the top of this ranking, Brazil, which has ensured its place in World Cup, replaced Argentina.
The first 20 teams in the ranking of FIFA are:
- Costa Rica
(Translating by Negar Lotfi)