Nigeria’s Super Eagles have maintained their 52nd position in the latest monthly FIFA ranking released on Thursday, AOIFootball.com reports.
Consequently, Nigeria stays seventh in Africa, behind Tunisia, Senegal, Congo DR, Morocco, Egypt, and Cameroon.
However, Nigeria’s 2018 World Cup Group D opponents Argentina, Croatia, and Iceland are among the top 20 as they sit 4th, 15th and 18th in the updated rankings.
The Super Eagles next two opponents Poland and Serbia are ranked 6th and 34th respectively.
There were no changes in the top five. Germany tops the rankings, with Brazil, Portugal, and Belgium completing the best five teams in the world.
The next FIFA Coca-Cola rankings will be released on April 12, 2018.