The Egyptian football team ranked 49th in the latest FIFA World Rankings released for the month of October. The team also ranked 49th in the September World Rankings.
Senegal, in 20th place, remains the highest-ranked African team, followed by Tunisia in 29th place, Nigeria in 35th place, Algeria in 38th place, Morocco in 42nd place, and Egypt in 49th.
The Egyptian team played a friendly international game against Botswana in October. The game ended in a victory for Egypt 1-0.
Belgium has remained on top of the FIFA World Ranking, followed by France in second place, Brazil in third place, England in fourth place, and Uruguay in fifth place.
Tunisia ranked on top for Arab countries in 29th place, followed by Algeria in 38th place, Morocco in 42nd place, Egypt in 49th, and Qatar in 57th.
The top five teams in the FIFA world rankings came as follows:
The top five African teams came as follows:
The top five Arab teams came as follows:
Edited translation from Al-Masry Al-Youm