The current period is favourable for the Bangladesh national football team. In a recent sporting event, the national team of Bangladesh emerged victorious with a score of 2-1 against the Maldives, taking place at the esteemed Bashundhara Kings Arena, which served as the home stadium for the Bangladeshi team. The Red Greens have secured their position in the second round of qualification for the FIFA 2026 World Cup following their recent triumph.
Subsequently, Bangladesh received positive developments. There has been a significant increase in their position within the FIFA rating. Bangladesh has made progress by moving up six positions in the recently revised FIFA ranking. Based on the recent rating, Bangladesh has had a six-place improvement, moving from its previous position of 189th to its current placement of 183rd.
Japan ranks 18th among Asian countries, placing it at the forefront. Iran ranks 21st, while South Korea ranks 24th in the list above. In contrast, India occupies a prominent position within the South Asian region, ranking first with a score of 102. Pakistan has experienced a rise in its global football ranking, ascending by four positions to reach the 193rd spot after five years. This progress can be attributed to the nation’s inaugural victory in international football.
Argentina is ranked first. The rating points for Messi have experienced a boost. In contrast, Brazil’s rating points have decreased to three. France, as is customary, is divided into two parts. Portugal had a rise in rank, progressing from the ninth position to the sixth position. The ranking of Spain improved from tenth to eighth position.
In the second round of World Cup qualifiers, the red-green representatives will face opposition from Australia, Palestine, and Lebanon. The aforementioned circumstances have resulted in Javier Cabrera’s team facing a demanding schedule during the subsequent three years.