Morocco gained 2 places in the FIFA rankings, announced Thursday, rising to 22nd place in the rankings. At the level of Africa, the kingdom is ranked 2nd.
The FIFA ranking was unveiled on Thursday, and Morocco occupies a prominent place, 22nd in the ranking, taking two places.
This result is undoubtedly due to the last performances of the Atlas Lions, with their two victories against South Africa (2-1), the 9th in Rabat, and Liberia (2-0), the 13th in Casablanca , as part of the CAN 2023 qualifiers.
Nevertheless, the Lions had lost against their American adversaries, on June 1, in Cincinnati in a friendly match, by a score of 3 goals to 0.
At the continental level, the Moroccan team is ranked in second place, behind Senegal, African champion, ranked 18th in the ranking.
In a broader level, Brazil comes first, followed by Belgium, which Morocco will face in the first round of the Qatar 2022 World Cup.
In third place, is Argentina, then France and England which closes the top 5 of the best teams.