Black Queens drop in latest ranking — FIFA Ranking

09 Décembre, 2018, 02:51 | Auteur: Adelaide Bullion

The teams participating in the FIFA Women's World Cup next Summer will learn their fate today as the draw takes place at 5pm in Paris.

Banyana along with Nigeria and Cameroon are the only African nations present at the showpiece.

The Thomas Dernnerby's World Cup bound side made a total 1,607 points and are ranked the topmost team in Africa.

France are in Group A of the 2019 Women's World Cup, joined by South Korea, Norway and Nigeria.

But Ghana lost three spots to place 68th in the world, while Cote d'Ivoire gained one stop to end the year on 70th spot.

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The top 10 countries in Africa include Cote D'Ivoire (fifth), Equatorial Guinea (sixth), Morocco (seventh), Algeria (eighth), Mali is ninth while Senegal is 10th. The United States remain the world's best team, ahead of Germany, France and England.

The next FIFA/Coca-Cola Women's World Ranking will be published on 29 March 2019.

Banyana will come up against World number 2 ranked Germany, Spain and China in their group, which is arguably the "group of death".

There were no goals during regulation time as both teams matched each other strength for strength all through 120 minutes.

Group A: France, Korea, Norway, Nigeria.

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