The five-time world champions will only enter the field at the end of March, to face Colombia and Argentina in the 2022 World Cup qualifiers,
A Fifa updated this Thursday, 18, its ranking of selections for the first time in 2021. As the teams of the ‘top-20’ have not yet entered the field, there was no change in the scores. THE Brazil, commanded by the coach Tite, remains in third position, behind the Belgium and the current world champion, France. The five-time world champions, who will only enter the field at the end of March, to face Colombia e Argentina by the Qualifiers for the 2022 Cup, started this year as they finished the previous one, that is, with 1,743 points, 12 less than the second placed in the classification, France, and 37 less than Belgium.
The group of the first ten placed in the ranking is completed by England, Portugal, Spain, Argentina, Uruguay, Mexico and Italy, all countries also without changes in the score. In the first platoons, the only significant change in position was from Morocco, which won two places and moved to 33rd place, due to the campaign at the African Nations Championship, in which it was champion earlier this month. To define the score of each selection, FIFA uses an algorithm, considering several situations in account, as a result of the game, number of goals, type of match. Friendlies held outside the FIFA Date, for example, are equivalent to a minimum score of five points. A victory in a valid match from the quarterfinals of a World Cup reaches 60 points.
See the Top-10 below