The team however retained its 3rd position in Africa.
Naija News also learnt Egypt also maintained 49th position in the world but took 6th place in the continent.
Here are the top ten ranked countries in the world: Belgium (1), France (2), Brazil (3), England (4), Portugal (5), Uruguay (6), Spain (7), Colombia (8), Croatia (9), Argentina (10th).
Meanwhile, Belgium remained top of the world ranking, with France, Brazil, England, and Portugal making up the top 5.
Belgium continues to hold its place as the topmost country on the FIFA world ranking.