FIFA rankings: Macedonia moves up one place

With the three matches played this month, Macedonia moved up to the 65th place at the newest FIFA ranking list.

Macedonia first defeated Kosovo 2:1 at home in the 2020 EURO play-off and than played two draws in the Nations League. First came the 3:3 against Estonia on the road, while the international window was closed with 1:1 against Georgia in Skopje.

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With 5 points more than the September rankings the Lynx got ahead of Bulgaria and now are ahead of three Balkan countries.


59. Congo DR 1384
61. Ivory Coast Ivory Coast 1378
62. Slovenia Slovenia 1376
63. Honduras 1374
64. Montenegro Montenegro 1369
65. Macedonia Macedonia 1356
66. Bulgaria Bulgaria 1354
67. Saudi Arabia Saudi Arabia 1351
68. El Salvador El Salvador 1346
69. Albania Albania 1345
70. Iraq 1344

Top 10 in the FIFA World Rankings for October 2020:

1. Belgium Belgium 1765
2. France France 1752
3. Brazil Brazil 1725
4. England England 1669
5. Portugal Portugal 1661
6. Spain Spain 1639
7. Uruguay Uruguay 1637
8. Argentina 1636
9. Croatia Croatia 1634
10. Colombia 1631

FIFA Rankings for the Balkan countries (actual ranking in brackets):

1. (9.) Croatia Croatia 1634
2. (30.) Serbia Serbia 1489
3. (33.) Turkey Turkey 1486
4. (44.) Romania Romania 1455
5. (51.) Bosnia and Herzegovina Bosnia and Herzegovina 1424
6. (54.) Greece Greece 1408
7. (62.) Slovenia Slovenia 1376
8. (64.) Montenegro Montenegro 1369
9. (65.) Macedonia Macedonia 1356
10. (66.) Bulgaria Bulgaria 1354
11. (69.) Albania Albania 1345
12. (117.) Kosovo Kosovo 1158

FIFA Rankings for Group 2 of League C in the UEFA Nations League (actual ranking in brackets):

1. (65.) Macedonia Macedonia 1356
2. (86.) Georgia Georgia 1287
3. (101.) Armenia Armenia 1215
4. (109.) Estonia Estonia 1185

The next rankings will be published on 26 November 2020.

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