Azkals remain at top of Southeast Asian football rankings

ABS-CBN Sports on Dec 22, 2016 06:07 PM
Azkals remain at top of Southeast Asian football rankings
The Philippine Azkals remain as the top-ranked Southeast Asian football team, according to the latest FIFA rankings.

The Philippine Azkals hold on to their place as the top football team in Southeast Asia, according to the latest FIFA world rankings, released Thursday.

Despite faliling to make the semifinals of the 2016 AFF Suzuki Cup, the Philippine Azkals dropped only three places to 120th in the world, ahead of 126th-ranked Thailand, who went on to win their second straight AFF Championship, and 134th-ranked Vietnam.

26th-ranked Iran remains as the top football nation in the Asian Football Confederation, followed by 37th-ranked Korea Republic and 45th-ranked Japan.

Argentina sits at the top of the world, ranked first, followed by Brazil, Germany, Chile, and Belgium.

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