Tunisia is the highest ranked African team as they occupy 14th position in the world, while Senegal and DR Congo are in 28th and 38th spots respectively.
Switzerland now sit in sixth place, one ahead of France, after both sides climbed up two spots. The Egyptians dropped two places from their position in March.
The hosting rights of the 2026 World Cup will be awarded in June, with Morocco planning to become the second African nation to host the World Cup as they hope to overcome the joint bid from the United States, Mexico, and Canada.
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Defender Andreas Christensen is recalled to the Chelsea starting lineup for Saturday's Premier League fixture at Southampton . The previous warning failed to be heeded, however, as Southampton doubled their lead with 60 minutes on the clock.
Germany maintained number one position in the world followed by Brazil.
World Cup holders Germany have retained the top spot after the latest round of worldwide matches while Belgium have climbed to third ahead of the 2018 finals in Russian Federation.
Nigeria's group opponents, Argentina, Croatia and Iceland were ranked 5th, 18th and 22nd respectively.
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It has pledged to stop attacks, damage to the fence and infiltration bids, and says there have been attempts at all three. He said the Israeli military is "operating against it (Hamas) with determination and according to global law".
The next FIFA/Coca-Cola World Ranking will be published on 17 May 2018.
The team's last win was a 5-1 rout of Azerbaijan on October 8, a result that completed a clean sweep of 10 victories from all of their 10 2018 World Cup qualifiers.
CONMEBOL officials also used the event to promote the joint candidacy of Argentina, Uruguay and Paraguay to host the 2030 World Cup, which will take place 100 years after Uruguay won the inaugural edition as hosts.
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McCarthy, R-Calif., now the second-ranking House Republican, is expected to vie with House Majority Whip Steve Scalise , R-La. But others said the race could stretch until after the election clarifies the number, ideology and mood of House Republicans.