Nigeria was non a mover on the continent, staying put in third spot behind Senegal and Tunisia in the latest FIFA ranking.
It is the highest position the Eagles have attained in the rankings for 2019 – April 4, July 25 and November 28.
The biggest movement coming in July when the team climbed 12 places to 33rd in the world.
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🇱🇸 Lesotho 2-4 Nigeria 🇳🇬 pic.twitter.com/HRSt3ITD4t
— CAF (@CAF_Online) November 17, 2019
Currently the Country is ranked 31st, and one of only six African teams in the top fifty in the penultimate ranking of the year.
The latest ranking published on Fifa’s website, Thursday, shows no change in the top five in Africa.
On December 19, the year’s ending FIFA ranking will be published.