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Ghana drops one place in FIFA rankings but still tops Africa

Ghana has dropped one place in the current FIFA rankings released today March 9, 2011 to stand at 16.

The country scored 931 points, losing nine points from her previous score of 940 points in February.

Ghana has therefore dropped to the 16th position in world football as against 15th in the February ranking but still tops Africa.

The last time Ghana was ranked at the 16th position was in January this year when she had 924 points.

Ivory Coast, Egypt and Nigeria placed 2nd, 3rd and 4th respectively on the African continent.

Meanwhile, world cup winner Spain still leads the rankings followed by Netherlands, Germany, Argentina, Brazil and England.

By Ekow Quandzie

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  1. if we continue to “beg” players who are not interested in playing for their nation but their clubs we will fall very fast. this is because the other senior players will not feel needed and will therefore not put their ultimated effort