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The Super Eagles of Nigeria moved up two places to 38th position on the latest FIFA world football ranking released on Thursday.

The Super Eagles, who were ranked 40th in the world and 5th in Africa last month, overtook Burkina Faso to moved to 4th on the continent behind Egypt, Senegal and 2016 AFCON champions, Cameroon.

Burkina Faso fell to 7th in Africa.

TOP 10 AFRICAN TEAMS
Egypt
Senegal
Cameroon
Nigeria
Congo D.R
Tunisia
Burkina Faso
Cote D' Ivoire
Ghana
Algeria

TOP 10 WORLD TEAMS
Brazil
Argentina
Germany
Chile
Colombia
France
Belgium
Portugal
Switzerland
Spain/Poland

*Spain and Poland are both 10th in the world