Morocco's Atlas Lions climbed 7 places to 40th in the FIFA ranking for November, released on Thursday.
Rabat – Morocco’s two latest games, against Cameroon and Tunisia, may have improved its position in the ranking.
With a total of 1,440 points, Morocco ranks 3rd in Africa behind Senegal (23rd worldwide) and Tunisia (26th worldwide). Nigeria came fourth in Africa and 44th in the world.
FIFA’s October ranking put the Atlas Lions in 47th globally and 3rd in Africa. Tunisia and Senegal switched the top two places.
Belgium, France, and Brazil top the global ranking for November.
Portugal and Argentina climbed one place each to be ranked 6th and 11th, respectively.