Thursday, 25 July 2019 15:38

Bafana Bafana climbed two places in the latest FIFA world rankings.

Bafana Bafana has climbed two places to 70th in the latest FIFA world rankings. Algeria were the biggest movers, climbing 28 places to number 40 following their victory over Senegal in the final of the Africa Cup of Nations.

Despite winning their first continental title in 29 years, the Algerians are only the fourth ranked team in Africa behind Senegal (20); Tunisia (29) and Nigeria (33).

Meanwhile Brazil have leapfrogged World Champions France,climbing to second place in the latest FIFA rankings and Belgium still top the rankings while France slip to number three.