Russia plunges to 53rd place in FIFA’s ranking list
The Russian national football team dropped from its previous 38th position to the 53rd in the new FIFA monthly ranking list of national teams published on Thursday.
This is the lowest place Russia ever held in FIFA’s ranking lists throughout its football history. The team’s previous worst ranking was registered in December of 1998, when Russia was rated in the 40th place, TASS reports.
The top ten of the new FIFA ranking list comprises Argentina, Germany, Brazil, Belgium, Colombia, Chile, France, Portugal, Uruguay and Spain. The next FIFA ranking list will be issued on November 24.