Uganda rise in FIFA Rankings

By Ronnie Lusulire
Rise for Uganda and Rwanda, as Kenya and Tanzania remain fixed in the Fifa latest rankings.
There is motivating news for Uganda Cranes ahead of their African Cup Of Nations(Afcon) 2017 qualifier group game versus Comoros on Saturday as they have risen from 74th to 71st and 16th in Africa with 478points in the latest fifa rankings. Neighbors Rwanda who face off the black stars of Ghana on Saturday have also risen a record 13 places and are now 78th in the latest rankings.
For Kenya and Tanzania, there has been no change in positions as they stay 116th and 140th respectively basing on the rankings Rankings Argentina Belgium Germany Colombia Brazil. Algeria remains the top ranked nation in Africa followed by Ivory Coast, Ghana Tunisia and Senegal respectively.