Sierra Leone’s senior national team have dropped 16 places to 121 st in the latest Fifa world ranking released on Thursday 1st October 2015, despite their positive result against the African defending champions in Nigeria.
Chad, who will host Sierra Leone next in the World Cup preliminary qualifiers on the 10th of October in N’Djamena have slipped down to 175 in the world.
The Leone Stars next opponents Chad and Gabon are ranked 175 ft and 65ft respectively.
Ivory Coast, who endured a frustrating time against their West African counterparts Sierra Leone as they were held to a 0-0 draw in Port Harcourt Nigeria in their 2017 qualifying Group I match-day 2 last month maintained their positive in the continent.
Algeria, Ivory Coast, Ghana, Tunisia and Senegal are the best 5 teams in Africa in that order.
Argentina continues to top the ranking followed by Germany, Belgium, Portugal and Colombia.
The next global Coca-Cola ranking will be published on 5 November 2015.
CAF Zone top 10:
1. Algeria 2. Ivory Coast 3. Ghana 4. Tunisia 5. Senegal 6. Cape Verbe 7. Cameroon 8. Congo 9. Egypt 10. Nigeria
36. Sierra Leone