Sierra Leone slump one spot in latest Fifa ranking

by | Apr 1, 2022 | Football Africa, International, National Sport News Sierra Leone, Sport News | 0 comments

 Sierra Leone have dropped one place on the latest Fifa ranking announced by the football global body Fifa Thursday, 31st of March.

The Leone Stars moved from 107 to 108 in the World Ranking but maintained 24h on the Africa podium.

The West African nation set up its Mediterranean training camp in Turkey during last month’s Fifa international window in readiness for the 2023 Ivory coast African Cup of Nations qualifiers starting in June.

At the Mardan multi-purpose stadium in Aksu, Antalya, the Leone Stars suffered A 3-0 opening defeat to Togo on March 24th before winning their remaining two matches against Liberia on the 27th 1-0 and Congo Brazaville 2-1 on the 29th.

In Africa, Senegal (20), Morocco (24), Nigeria (30), Egypt (32), and Tunisia (35) completed the five top rankings, ahead of Cameroon (37), Algeria (44), Mali (52), Ivory Coast (53), Burkina (56), and Ghana (60).

Meanwhile, on the Arabic scene, Egypt are now second, only behind Morocco, with Tunisia, Algeria, and Saudi Arabia completing the top five.

Brazil are now in first place, followed by Belgium, France, Argentina, England, Italy, Spain, Portugal, Mexico, and the Netherlands, making the top 10.

The next FIFA/Coca-Cola World Ranking will be published on 23 June 2022.

Sierra Leone News – Connect With Us @football_sierra, on Facebook/ Instagram Football Sierra Leone, writer Lamin Turay in Freetown.

Related Articles

Fujairah Stadium to host Sierra Leone, Algeria test

Fujairah Stadium to host Sierra Leone, Algeria test

Sierra Leone national A team, Leone Stars, are set to engage Algeria's national B side in the United Arab Emirates at the Fujairah Club Stadium on Saturday.  Kickoff is from 19:00 local time (15:00 hours in Sierra Leone) - it is the third preparation match for Leone...

read more
Leone Stars newbies & first training session

Leone Stars newbies & first training session

Two new faces were drafted to the Sierra Leone A team from U23 as they hit the Fujairah training pitch with head coach John Keister during their United Arab Emirates (UAE) training camp.   Jay Tee Kamara from Columbus Crew and Mohamed Kabia Mbabane Swallows were...

read more
Sixteen foreign-based for Sierra Leone Dubai Training Camp

Sixteen foreign-based for Sierra Leone Dubai Training Camp

Sierra Leone National A team, Leone Stars, have opened a week-long training camp in the United Arab Emirates with sixteen foreign-based players and six home-based stars. Football Sierra Leone understands the full contingent arrived safely en route from Guinea for...

read more
Bo Rangers, SLFA, MOS, NSA, others mourn Eric Lansana

Bo Rangers, SLFA, MOS, NSA, others mourn Eric Lansana

Tributes were paid on Saturday to former Sierra Leone National Team Manager, Administrator, and football enthusiast, Eric Lansana, who died after a gruesome road accident. Sierra Leone lost a great sportsman, an enthusiastic individual and a citizen. He gave his...

read more

Sierra Leone League Table 2020/21

PosClubPWLPts
13425678
23417662
334141052
434131050
534131149

FSL Media archives

FSL Media on Twitter

Nigeria 🆚 Sierra Leone | Highlights - #TotalEnergiesAFCONQ2023 - MD1 Group A