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FIFA rankings for Africa: Cote d'Ivoire, Algeria are

Lagos, Nigeria - Cote d'Ivoire and Algeria are still first and second in Africa, according to the latest FIFA Rankings for African teams, published Thursday in Zurich, Switzerland, and received here by PANA. 


The Ivorians, however, went down one step in the world ranking (from 23 to 24) but kept their top African place despite Algeria's one step up in the world.

The most remarkable move was made by Egypt. Ranked fifth in Africa and 38 in the world in February, Egypt climbed 12 places to place 26th in the world and third in Africa this month.

Below are the rankings, tabulate under World Ranking, African Ranking and Country.

24 1 Côte d'Ivoire
25 2 Algeria
26 3 Egypt
33 4 Cape Verde Islands
35 5 Ghana
44 6 Tunisia
47 7 Nigeria
50 8 Cameroon
53 9 Guinea
56 10 Mali
62 11 Burkina Faso
64 12 South Africa
69 13 Senegal
71 14 Libya
72 15 Sierra Leone
74 16 Zambia
77 17 Morocco
84 18 DR Congo
85 19 Uganda
87 20 Congo
88 21 Gabon
89 22 Togo
94 23 Benin
95 24 Botswana
96 25 Angola
97 26 Liberia
100 27 Ethiopia
102 28 Zimbabwe
104 29 Niger
107 30 Central African Republic
109 31 Kenya
114 32 Malawi
115 33 Mozambique
117 34 Tanzania
119 35 Equatorial Guinea
122 36 Sudan
124 37 Namibia
129 38 Burundi
134 39 Rwanda
136 40 Gambia
143 41 Lesotho
155 42 Mauritania
165 43 São Tomé e Príncipe
170 44 Chad
176 45 Mauritius
176 46 Seychelles
179 47 Swaziland
183 48 Comoros
183 49 Guinea Bissau
190 50 Madagascar
200 51 Eritrea
201 52 South Sudan
203 53 Somalia
204 54 Djibouti

Pana 16/03/2014