According to the August 2008 FIFA/Coca Cola World Ranking list, Macedonia moved up for 2 position on the ranking and is now placed on the 54th position.
Macedonia didn't play any match in the last month and kept the 548 points but still the Macedonian national team moved up for 2 positions and are now ranked 54th in the world. From the 9th qulifaction group for the World Cup 2010, Netherlands have moved up on the 4th, Scotland are 16th, while Norway moved to the 29th. The only team placed lower than Macedonia from the World Cup Qualifiers opponents are Iceland who find themselves on the 97th position.
Spain have kept the lead on the FIFA ranking list, followed by Germany and Italy.