Women’s football team ranks 36th in FIFA rankings

Saturday, 2018-10-27 17:07:52
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NDO/VNA – Vietnam’s women national football team have jumped one place from 37th to 36th in the FIFA’s third quarter world rankings with a grand total of 1,638 points.

* Vietnam defend reign atop Southeast Asia in October FIFA rankings

The rise is attributable to the team’s achievements at the Asian Games 2018 in Indonesia in August, where the team reached the quarter finals.

Vietnam is currently ranked 7th in Asia, just behind Thailand who are 28th in the world.

In Asia, usually dominant Japan surprisingly dropped to second with Australia taking the top spot.

In the overall world rankings, the US remained first with Germany second and Britain taking third.