It is the coveted list that cements your country as a
force to be reckoned with in the football world. Just in
case you don’t know, we are taking about the FIFA
The 2014 World Cup was the place to try to up the ante
and keep people buzzing about the players in the
Our Super Eagles may have lost to France in the
Quarter Finals, but they were clearly greatly
appreciated. Out of 208 countries listed, Nigeria takes
the 34th slot, that is 10 spots up from the previous list.
The Eagles are now the third-ranked African side
behind Algeria and Cote d’Ivoire who finished in the
24th and 25th positions.
Of course, champions Germany take the number one
position, with Argentina coming in 2nd, Netherlands
3rd, Colombia 4th and Belgium 5th. Brazil who had a
humiliating finish takes the 7th position and France
rounds up the Top 10.