Bahrain has improved two spots to 89th on the FIFA World Ranking. The latest edition of the global classification of senior men’s national football teams was released yesterday by the sport’s international governing body FIFA.
The Bahrainis earned an additional 11.42 ranking points to improve to a 1,263.61 total. The nationals are now 12th best in the Asian Football Confederation but only fifth amongst the six GCC teams.
Belgium is the top-ranked team in the world. They are followed in the top 10 by Brazil, France, Argentina, England, Italy, Spain, Portugal, Denmark and the Netherlands.