Germany return to top of world rankings

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The Philippine men's national football team took a big leap in the most recent FIFA World Football Rankings, jumping to 123rd in the world as of September 14th, 2017. As in previous World Cups, only one team from each of FIFA's six regional confederations can appear in each of the eight four-team groups, apart from UEFA, which can have two teams in a group.

Macau in an away fixture in the 2019 AFC Asian Cup Qualification third round.

Brazil beat Ecuador in their first Qualifier but they were then held to a 1-1 draw with Colombia and that allowed Germany to replace them at the top.

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Germany have returned to the top of the Federation Internationale de Football Association rankings, taking over from Brazil after a busy World Cup qualifying programme.

Egypt retained their number one spot in Africa followed by Tunisia, Senegal and Congo DR.

And the top 10 CAF zone teams on Federation Internationale de Football Association rankings are led by Egypt (30), Tunisia (31), Senegal (33), and DR Congo (42) while Zambia's next 2018 Group B qualifier opponents away on October 7, Nigeria, are 5th and 44th in the World.

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Hosts Russia will be automatically seeded in Pot 1 alongside the other top-seven nations, while Brazil's spot is also guaranteed given they have already qualified and are guaranteed to be ranked in the top seven.

The former African champions rose from 96th to 78th following back-to-back victories over formidable Algeria in the World Cup qualifiers.

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