Bad news for the Blues

As a result of its two draws – for one victory – recorded in early September, France fell again in the Fifa rankings. Belgium is still in the lead.

“We are no longer the best team in the world. “ Paul pogba Wanted to be lucid after the sad draw conceded by the Blues in Ukraine (1-1), just a few days after having already had to settle for a point sharing against Bosnia. And if Didier Deschamps’ men then straightened the bar against Finland (2-0), thus taking a big step towards qualifying for the 2022 World Cup, the finding is even more painful if we look at the new Fifa ranking.

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As a result of these two draws conceded by the Blues, France no longer even appears on the podium of the Fifa ranking. The world champions, after having already lost a place after the Euro fiasco, have indeed fallen again by one rank and therefore come down from the podium in favor of England, who have corrected Hungary (0-4) and Andorra (4-0) before drawing in Poland (1-1).

Higher, the ranking does not change. Belgium, author of a faultless earlier this month with three wins in three matches, is still ahead of Brazil with more than 20 points in advance. For the rest, if Italy and Argentina still point in 5e and 6e positions, Portugal overtook Spain to recover the 7the up, and Denmark regained the Top 10 to the detriment of the United States.

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