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Friday, August 10, 2012

FIFA Women's Ranking: August 2012 final preview

FIFA will publish the ranking on 17 August 2012.

FIFA have confirmed by e-mail Great Britain matches won't be included.

Best movers:

5 - Wales and South Africa
2 - Iceland, New Zealand, Austria, Hong Kong, Zimbabwe and Ethiopia


Worst movers:

-4 - Hungary
-3 - Korea DPR and Slovakia
-2 - Sweden, Republic of Ireland and Uruguay


Most points gained:

49 - USA
35 - Wales and South Africa
21 - Canada

Most points lost:

-47 - Sweden
-26 - Korea DPR and Republic of Ireland
-19 - Czech Republic

Two teams will improve their best ever ranking:

Austria (35 - 37 in December 2008)
Wales (38 - 43 in June 2012)

Six teams will return to their best ever ranking:

France (5 - first achieved in March 2005)
Australia (9 - first achieved in July 2011)
Italy (10 - first achieved in July 2003)
Iceland (15 - first achieved in September 2011)
Switzerland (25 - first achieved in September 2011)
Belarus (37 - first achieved in December 2011)

Six teams will return to their worst ever ranking:

Sweden (6 - first happened in March 2005)
Russia (20 - first happened in November 2010)
Ukraine (23 - first happened in December 2011)
Czech Republic (26 - first happened in September 2011)
Hungary (39 - first happened in June 2008)
Chinese Taipei (43 - first happened in March 2012)

China PR will drop to a new low - 19. They were 18 in December 2011.

August rank - Team - Points - +/- Ranking - +/- Points

1 USA 2227 0 49
2 Germany 2168 0 0
3 Japan 2109 0 -11
4 Brazil 2044 1 -16
5 France 2021 1 0
6 Sweden 2019 -2 -47
7 Canada 2002 0 21
8 England 1971 1 5
9 Australia 1948 1 -8
10 Italy 1947 1 0
11 Korea DPR 1944 -3 -26
12 Denmark 1923 0 0
13 Norway 1908 0 0
14 Netherlands 1894 0 7
15 Iceland 1843 2 8
16 Korea Republic 1843 0 0
17 Spain 1831 -1 -10
18 Finland 1819 1 16
19 China PR 1818 -1 -10
20 Russia 1801 -1 -2
21 New Zealand 1787 2 15
22 Scotland 1785 -1 8
23 Ukraine 1769 -1 -4
24 Mexico 1768 0 0
25 Switzerland 1722 1 -4
26 Czech Republic 1712 -1 -19
27 Nigeria 1675 0 -11
28 Colombia 1650 0 -1
29 Belgium 1647 1 3
30 Thailand 1645 -1 0
31 Vietnam 1641 0 0
32 Poland 1626 1 3
33 Argentina 1609 1 0
34 Republic of Ireland 1608 -2 -26
35 Austria 1605 2 19
36 Romania 1597 0 10
37 Belarus 1582 1 3
38 Wales 1581 5 35
39 Hungary 1578 -4 -17
40 Costa Rica 1568 0 0
41 Uzbekistan 1565 0 0
42 Slovakia 1564 -3 -10
43 Chinese Taipei 1556 -1 0
44 Serbia 1549 1 6
45 Chile 1544 -1 0
46 Portugal 1542 0 0
47 Myanmar 1523 0 0
48 Trinidad and Tobago 1500 0 0
49 Papua New Guinea 1476 0 0
50 Cameroon 1467 0 -3
51 Ghana 1462 0 0
52 India 1438 0 0
53 Northern Ireland 1432 0 -5
54 Iran 1431 0 0
55 Bulgaria 1417 0 -5
56 South Africa 1412 5 35
57 Jordan 1404 -1 0
58 Haiti 1397 -1 0
59 Slovenia 1387 -1 -1
60 Greece 1385 -1 -1
61 Israel 1375 -1 -5
62 Equatorial Guinea 1371 1 0
63 Croatia 1364 -1 -11
64 Turkey 1355 0 0
64 Hong Kong 1348 2 6
66 Indonesia 1346 -1 0
67 Côte d'Ivoire 1345 0 3
68 Uruguay 1344 -2 0
69 Bahrain 1340 0 0
70 Morocco 1333 0 2
70 Kazakhstan 1329 0 0
72 Estonia 1328 0 1
73 Tunisia 1325 0 0
73 Algeria 1320 0 0
75 Faroe Islands 1318 0 0
76 Tonga 1316 0 0
77 Guatemala 1310 0 0
78 Fiji 1306 0 0
79 Guam 1294 0 -6
80 Lithuania 1294 0 -6
81 Laos 1292 1 0
82 Senegal 1291 -1 -4
83 Egypt 1289 0 0
83 Bosnia-Herzegovina 1267 0 -1
85 Philippines 1264 0 0
86 Malaysia 1256 0 0
87 Tahiti 1238 0 0
88 Dominican Republic 1226 0 0
89 Latvia 1219 0 -1
89 Mali 1204 0 0
91 Cuba 1201 0 0
92 Singapore 1195 0 0
93 Solomon Islands 1195 0 0
94 Zimbabwe 1191 2 4
95 Palestine 1189 -1 0
96 New Caledonia 1188 -1 0
97 El Salvador 1181 0 0
97 Luxembourg 1179 0 0
99 Cook Islands 1170 0 0
100 Ethiopia 1161 2 10

2 comments:

  1. why only top 100 ?

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    1. Because after the top 100 there are various problems as inactive teams or teams with provisional ranking - that complicate the process.

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