Nigeria’s Super Falcons have improved on the FIFA rankings.
The Falcons moved up two places in the latest women’s ranking released by the Federation of International Football Association (FIFA).
The Super Falcons moved from 42nd to 40th position in the latest ranking published on FIFA’s official website on Friday.
It is the final ranking before the 2023 FIFA Women’s World Cup, which will be co-hosted by Australia and New Zealand in July.
Randy Waldrum’s side maintained first position in Africa.
Alongside the Falcons, South Africa, Morocco and Zambia will represent Africa at the women’s World Cup.
The next ranking will be published on 25 August 2023.