The victories over the Gambia and Gabon couldn't help the lions retain their spot or win more spots. The Indomitable Lions have lost 5 positions in September 2016 FIFA's Ranking. In August 2016, they were ranked 54th but in September, they are at 59th position.
Ivory Coast is the First African nation followed by Algeria and Senegal. The three best teams are Argentina (1st), Belgium (2nd) and Germany(3rd).