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The new FIFA men's world rankings are a complete joke

It is admittedly difficult to accurately rank national soccer teams given the differences in schedules and gaps between major tournaments, but FIFA’s official world rankings for July are absolutely baffling. 456 more words


USA is still No. 2, but closes in on Germany

The new FIFA world rankings are out.

There is no change in the order of the top five: Germany, the United States, France, Japan, Sweden. 215 more words


The Rank Odor Of FIFA

Don’t everyone flock at once.

The latest FIFA world rankings are out (cue muted applause)! But because they aren’t being used to seed the groups of a major tournament like the World Cup, nobody really cares – not that you’d trust them anyway. 326 more words

International Football

FIFA World Rankings - time for a change?

All this focus on the World Cup got me to looking at how FIFA compiles their Ranking; in doing that I’ve got a few comments / questions I’d like to offer for your consideration. 2,021 more words

Possession With Purpose