Bafana move up in Fifa rankings


Bafana Bafana have gone up ten places in the latest Fifa rankings, due to the team being unbeaten in the 2015 African Cup of Nations (AFCON) qualifying matches.

The South African side is now ranked 57th in the world and 12th in Africa, after the successful leadership of their new coach, Shakes Mashaba.

Bafana will next face Group A opponents, Sudan at the Mbombela Stadium in Nelspruit on the 15th of November.

The National side would be guaranteed a spot in the 2015 AFCON if they can beat Sudan.

Top 10 FIFA rankings:

1. Germany
2. Argentina 
3. Colombia 
4. Belgium
5. Netherlands 
6. Brazil
7. France 
8. Uruguay
9. Portugal
10. Spain 

Photo caption: Shakes Mashaba.