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FIFA rankings: Banyana-Banyana jump after WAFCON victory

July 2022 was a bustling month for ladies' football with five significant competitions occurring across the globe.

Notwithstanding the UEFA Women's EURO 2022, mainland titles were held in Africa, South America, North America and Oceania, all filling in as qualifying occasions for the FIFA Women's World Cup 2023.

Since 17 June 2022, when the FIFA Women's reality rankings were last distributed, no less than 221 matches have been played, creating impressive development in the standings.

And keeping in mind that USA, late victors of the CONCACAF Women's Championship, stay the group to get, the Stars and Stripes have another follower looking like Germany. The EURO 2022 other participants push forward of Sweden whose own European title desires reached a conclusion in the semi-finals.

Newly delegated mainland champions, England pushed up four spots forward of France. Drops for the Netherlands, Canada, and Spain are the other tremendous changes in this version's Top 10.

Like the Lionesses, South Africa additionally climbed four puts on the rear of their title win at the 2022 CAF Women's Africa Cup of Nations.

That bounce saw Banyana move to second in Africa, outperforming Cameroon.

Semi-finalists at that competition, Zambia are this version's most-worked on side subsequent to flooding 23 spots. Nigeria, who shockingly went down 1-0 to the She-polopolo in the counterpart for third spot, enrolled the greatest decrease regarding focuses (less 69.33).

One more prominent improver in this version is Jamaica, who accomplished their most elevated truly setting, following their third-place at the Concacaf Championship. Likewise partaking in all-time highs are Iceland, the Republic of Ireland, Portugal and Zambia.

Four new groups have joined the rankings since June 2022: Cambodia (120th), Turkmenistan (137th) Timor-Leste (152nd) and Guinea-Bissau (169th), giving the August 2022 version a record-breaking 185 FIFA part affiliations.

The following version of the FIFA Women's reality rankings will be distributed on 13 October 2022, in front of the draw for the FIFA Women's World Cup 2023 on Saturday, 22 October 2022 in Auckland/Tāmaki Makaurau.

Pioneer - USA (unaltered)

Moves into top 10 - None

Moves out of top 10 - None

Matches played altogether - 221

Most matches played - England, Philippines, Senegal (9 each)

Greatest move by focuses - Zambia (in addition to 89.78)

Greatest move by positions - Zambia (in addition to 23 spots)

Greatest drop by focuses - Nigeria (short 69.33)

Greatest drop by positions - Mexico (short 10 spots)

Recently positioned groups - Cambodia, Turkmenistan, Timor-Leste, Guinea-Bissau

Groups that are not generally positioned - None


1. USA

2. Germany

3. Sweden

4. Britain

5. France

6. Netherlands

7. Canada

8. Spain

9. Brazil

10. Korea DPR

Top 10 in Africa (in general in sections)

1. Nigeria (46th)

2. South Africa (54th)

3. Cameroon (59th)

4. Ghana (60th)

5. Ivory Coast (64th)

6. Tropical Guinea (73rd)

7. Morocco (76th)

8. Tunisia (78th)

9. Algeria (79th)

10. Zambia (80th)


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