Nations League winner Portugal rises in FIFA rankings
The Asian Football Confederation uses these rankings for draw seedings in the next round of World Cup qualifying groups. The draw for five-team groups is made next month in Doha. Iraq heads the eight top-seeded teams in Pot 1 completed by No. 73 China.
No. 22 Senegal is Africa’s best ahead of the African Cup of Nations kicking off June 21.
FIFA publishes the next rankings on July 25 after the continental championships in South and North America, and Africa.